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David Eckstein AS-2AW-4WS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 2001-2010


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Biography Data
Positions: SS-995, 2B-723, DH-30
Proper Name: David Mark Eckstein
Born: January 20, 1975 (42.244)
Place Sanford, Florida
Height/Weight: 5-8 / 165 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Seminole (Sanford,FL)
College: University of Florida
Drafted: 1997 -- 19th round (581st overall) by Boston Red Sox (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 3,2001 (26.073)
Service Time:9.000 (2009)
TBC Player ID:778
Career Activity
Organizations:BOS, ANA, SLN, ARI, TOR, SDN
Signed by:Luke Wrenn
Relationship(s):Brother of , Married to Ashley Drane



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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Padres (1-year)
    Traded by Blue Jays to Diamondbacks for Chad Beck
    Signed by Blue Jays (1-year)
    Signed as Free Agent by Cardinals.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Claimed on waivers by Angels from Red Sox.
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Boston Red Sox in 19th round (581st overall) of 1997 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2010San Diego Padres$ 1,000,0004131055$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009San Diego Padres$ 850,000432947$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Arizona Diamondbacks$ 4,500,000197779$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2008Toronto Blue Jays$ 4,500,000197879$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007St. Louis Cardinals$ 4,583,333178778$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006St. Louis Cardinals$ 3,333,3332221473$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005St. Louis Cardinals$ 2,333,3332831369$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Anaheim Angels$ 2,150,0002601472$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2003Anaheim Angels$ 425,0005141736$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Anaheim Angels$ 280,0005952235$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Anaheim Angels$ 200,000771270$ 200,000$ 1,897,758

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