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+ Free Agent Status: FA

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Biography Data
Positions: P-898
Proper Name: Darren Christopher Oliver
Born: October 6, 1970 (46.294)
Place Kansas City, Missouri
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Left
High School: Rio Linda (Rio Linda,CA)
Drafted: 1988 -- 3rd round (63rd overall) by Texas Rangers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 1,1993 (22.330)
Service Time:18.127 (2013)
TBC Player ID:640
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2013-10-31 - Declared free agency More
Prospect Ranks:[1994]TEX #5 [1989]TEX #4
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($3m) by Toronto Blue Jays. Option exercised by Blue Jays
Signed by:Rick Schroeder, Rick Schroeder
Relationship(s):Son of Bob Oliver

Pitch Repertoire Fastball (55.11%) -- Slider (27.61%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (16.57%) -- Changeup (0.71%)
Fastball Velocity: [2013] - 87.35 - [2012] - 87.91 - [2011] - 88.35 - [2010] - 88.84

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2013MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2013-10-31RPFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-06-10Toronto Blue JaysRPActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-06-06Toronto Blue JaysRPDL-15DunedinA+Assigned to Dunedin (A+) for rehab40man
    2013-05-24Toronto Blue JaysRPDL-15Toronto Blue JaysMLBDL-15 Left shoulder sprain40man
    2012-10-31Toronto Blue JaysRPActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBBlue Jays exercised option for 2013 ($3m)40man
    2012-10-31Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue JaysMLB---
    2012-05-08Toronto Blue JaysRPActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLB40man
    2012-01-09Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue JaysMLB---
    2011-01-01Texas RangersTexas RangersMLB---
    2009-12-22Texas RangersTexas RangersMLB---
    2009-01-16Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles AngelsMLB---
    2008-01-01Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles AngelsMLB---
    2006-12-11Los Angeles AngelsLos Angeles AngelsMLB---
    2005-12-28New York MetsNew York MetsMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Blue Jays
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Rangers
    Signed by Angels (1-year)
    Signed by Mets (minor)
    Signed by Cubs (minor)
    Released by Diamondbacks
    Signed by Diamondbacks (minor)
    Released by Rockies
    Signed by Rockies (minor)
    Granted Free Agency.
    Purchased by Astros from Marlins.
    Signed as Free Agent by Marlins.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rockies.
    Released by Cardinals.
    Signed by Cardinals
    Signed as Free Agent by Cardinals.
    Released by Red Sox.
    Traded by Rangers to Red Sox for OF Carl Everett
    Traded by Rangers to Red Sox for Carl Everett.
    Signed as Free Agent by Rangers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Rangers with Mark Little and Fernando Tatis to Cardinals for Todd Stottlemyre and Royce Clayton.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Texas Rangers in 3rd round (63rd overall) of 1988 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Toronto Blue Jays$ 3,000,0002851469$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Toronto Blue Jays$ 4,000,000224876$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-10-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($3m) Option exercised by Blue Jays
    2012-01-09 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($4.5m) Club option for 2013
    2011Texas Rangers$ 3,250,0002521173$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($3.25m) Vested option year from prior contract
    2010Texas Rangers$ 3,000,0002681370$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Los Angeles Angels$ 3,665,0002231373$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-12-22 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($3.5m) Club option for 2011
    2009-01-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($3.665m) Avoided arbitration
    2008Los Angeles Angels$ 2,000,0003151366$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($2m) Option year from 2007 contract
    2007Los Angeles Angels$ 1,500,0003561556$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006New York Mets$ 600,0004822540$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-12-11 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($1.5m)
    2004Houston Astros$ 750,0004091655$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2004Florida Marlins$ 750,0004091955$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Colorado Rockies$ 350,0005402233$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Boston Red Sox$ 7,000,00076592$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Texas Rangers$ 7,000,00065593$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Texas Rangers$ 5,000,000108589$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999St. Louis Cardinals$ 3,550,000139485$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Texas Rangers$ 3,050,0001401085$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998St. Louis Cardinals$ 3,050,000140985$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Texas Rangers$ 1,075,0002751370$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Texas Rangers$ 220,0004862347$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Texas Rangers$ 165,0005592439$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Texas Rangers$ 109,000756270$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Texas Rangers$ 109,000757330$ 109,000$ 968,431

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