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Biography Data
Positions: P-205
Proper Name: Daisuke Matsuzaka
Nickname(s): Dice-K
Born: September 13, 1980 (37.092)
Place Tokyo, Japan
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 185 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:April 5,2007 (26.204)
Service Time:6.039 (2013)
TBC Player ID:53448
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-10-31 - Granted free agency More
Prospect Ranks:[2007]MLB #1
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by New York Mets (2014-01-26)
Organizations:BOS, NYN, CLE
Signed by:Jon Deeble, Craig Shipley
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (42.20%) -- Curveball (17.31%) -- Cutter (13.83%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (12.65%) -- Slider (7.22%) -- Changeup (4.55%) -- Splitter (2.24%)
Fastball Velocity: [2014] - 90.27 - [2013] - 88.83 - [2012] - 90.71 - [2011] - 89.92 - [2010] - 91.87

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-10-31SPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-08-28New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-08-28New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBRecalled from minor league rehab assignment40man
    2014-07-26New York MetsSPDL-15New York MetsMLBDL-15 Right elbow inflammation40man
    2014-04-16New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-04-12New York MetsSPMinorsLas VegasAAAAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)---
    2014-01-26New York MetsSPMinorsNew York MetsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-10-31SPFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-08-23New York MetsSPActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)40man
    2013-08-20PFAMLBReleased by Indians---
    2013-06-12Cleveland IndiansPMinorsColumbusAAAActivated from DL---
    2013-05-01Cleveland IndiansPD7ColumbusAAADL-7 Injured---
    2013-04-07Cleveland IndiansPMinorsColumbusAAAAssigned to Columbus (AAA)---
    2013-03-26Cleveland IndiansPMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2013-03-26PFAMLBReleased by Indians---
    2013-02-11Cleveland IndiansPMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-10-29-PFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-08-27Boston Red SoxSPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-07-30Boston Red SoxPDL-15PawtucketAAAAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehab40man
    2012-07-03Boston Red SoxSPDL-15Boston Red SoxMLBDL-15 Neck40man
    2012-06-09Boston Red SoxSPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-05-22Boston Red SoxPDL-60Boston Red SoxMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2012-04-04Boston Red SoxPDL-15Boston Red SoxMLBDL-15 Recovery from right elbow surgery40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Red Sox (6-years)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014New York Mets$ 500,000794350$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013New York Mets$ 490,000775430$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-08-23 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
    2012Boston Red Sox$ 10,333,33380692$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Boston Red Sox$ 10,333,33376892$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Boston Red Sox$ 8,333,3331031089$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Boston Red Sox$ 8,333,333102788$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Boston Red Sox$ 8,333,333101889$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Boston Red Sox$ 6,333,333128985$ 380,000$ 2,459,737

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