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Chad Qualls AW-3

+ Houston Astros Status: Active (MLB)
Positions: P-837
Proper Name: Chad Michael Qualls
Born: August 17, 1978 (36.127) in Lomita, California
Height/Weight: 6-5 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Narbonne (Harbor City,CA)
College: University of Nevada , Los Angeles Harbor College
Drafted: 2000 -- 2nd round (67th overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 22,2004 (25.339)
TBC Player ID:6670
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Recent Contract:Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($6m) Option year for 2016 by Houston Astros (2013-12-08)
Organizations:HOU, ARI, TBA, SDN, PIT, NYA, PHI, MIA
Signed by:Gene Wellman
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Pitch Repertoire Sinker (64.00%) -- Slider (35.75%) -- Changeup (0.25%)
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Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

DateStatusNotes
2013-12-08ASigned to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($6m) Option year for 2016
2013-10-31FADeclared free agency
2013-07-18AReinstated from Paternity Leave list
2013-07-13PLPlaced on Paternity Leave list
2013-03-31AContract purchased from minors

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2013MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2013-12-08Houston AstrosRPActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBSigned to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($6m) Option year for 201640man
    2013-10-31RPFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-07-18Miami MarlinsRPActive-MLBMiami MarlinsMLBReinstated from Paternity Leave list40man
    2013-07-13Miami MarlinsRPPat LeaveMiami MarlinsMLBPlaced on Paternity Leave list40man
    2013-03-31Miami MarlinsRPActive-MLBMiami MarlinsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2013-01-26Miami MarlinsPMinorsMiami MarlinsMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012
    2012-10-29-PFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-09-10Pittsburgh PiratesRPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-08-26Pittsburgh PiratesRPDL-15Pittsburgh PiratesMLBDL-15 Left toe sprain40man
    2012-08-22Pittsburgh PiratesRPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBActivated from bereavement list40man
    2012-08-16Pittsburgh PiratesRPBPittsburgh PiratesMLBPlaced on bereavement list40man
    2012-07-31Pittsburgh PiratesRPActive-MLBPittsburgh PiratesMLBTraded from Yankees to Pirates for Casey McGehee40man
    2012-07-01New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBTraded from Phillies for PTNBL or Cash40man
    2012-06-28Philadelphia PhilliesRPDFAPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2012-05-07Philadelphia PhilliesRPActive-MLBPhiladelphia PhilliesMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Phillies
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Padres
    Granted free agency
    Traded by Diamondbacks to Rays
    Signed by Diamondbacks (1-year)
    Signed by Diamondbacks (1-year)
    Traded by Astros with Juan Gutierrez and Chris Burke to Diamondbacks for Jose Valverde
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Houston Astros in 2nd round (67th overall) of 2000 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Toronto Blue Jays in 52nd round (1444th overall) of 1997 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014Houston Astros$ 2,750,000325564$ 500,000$ 3,221,039
    2013Miami Marlins$ 490,000774260$ 490,000$ 3,003,0672013-12-08 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($6m) Option year for 2016
    2012Philadelphia Phillies$ 1,150,0004011956$ 480,000$ 2,952,4822012-01-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.15m)
    2012Pittsburgh Pirates$ 1,150,0004011656$ 480,000$ 2,952,4822012-01-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.15m)
    2012New York Yankees$ 1,150,0004012256$ 480,000$ 2,952,4822012-01-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1.15m)
    2011San Diego Padres$ 1,500,000365959$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-01-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($2.55m) Club option for 2012
    2010Tampa Bay Rays$ 4,185,000210677$ 400,000$ 2,812,5942010-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($4.185m) Avoided arbitration
    2010Arizona Diamondbacks$ 4,185,000210677$ 400,000$ 2,812,5942010-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($4.185m) Avoided arbitration
    2009Arizona Diamondbacks$ 2,535,0002791166$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-01-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($2.535m) Avoided arbitration
    2008Arizona Diamondbacks$ 1,312,5003681460$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($1.3125m) Avoided arbitration
    2007Houston Astros$ 441,0005192236$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-03-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.441m)
    2006Houston Astros$ 376,0005541931$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-03-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.376m)
    2005Houston Astros$ 316,0007522415$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-02-22 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.316m)
    2004Houston Astros$ 300,000755390$ 300,000$ 2,070,100


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