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Biography Data
Positions: P-338
Proper Name: David Kent Purcey
Born: April 22, 1982 (35.269)
Place St. Charles, Illinois
Height/Weight: 6-5 / 240 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Trinity Christian Academy (Addison,TX)
College: University of Oklahoma
Drafted: 2004 -- 1st round (16th overall) by Toronto Blue Jays (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 18,2008 (25.361)
Service Time:2.133 (2013)
TBC Player ID:33729
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-05-17 - Released by White Sox More
Prospect Ranks:[2008]TOR #9 [2007]TOR #9 [2006]TOR #3 [2005]TOR #5
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Chicago White Sox (2013-11-19)
Organizations:TOR, DET, OAK, PHI, CHA
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (63.74%) -- Slider (20.17%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (8.62%) -- Changeup (6.95%) -- Curveball (0.52%)
Fastball Velocity: [2013] - 92.57 - [2011] - 92.82 - [2010] - 92.16

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-05-17RPFAMLBReleased by White Sox---
    2014-04-12Chicago White SoxRPMinorsCharlotteAAAAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)---
    2013-11-19Chicago White SoxRPMinorsChicago White SoxMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-10-22RPFAMLBRefused Minor League Assignment - Declared free agency---
    2013-10-18Chicago White SoxRPMinorsChicago White SoxMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2013-07-03Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBContract purchased from Charlotte (AAA)40man
    2013-04-06Chicago White SoxPMinorsCharlotteAAAAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)---
    2012-11-23Chicago White SoxPMinorsChicago White SoxMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-11-18-PFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-03-20Philadelphia PhilliesPMinorsLehigh ValleyAAAAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)---
    2011-12-09Philadelphia PhilliesRPMinorsPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Phillies
    Traded by Athletics to Tigers for Scott Sizemore
    Traded by Blue Jays to Athletics for Danny Farquhar
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Toronto Blue Jays in 1st round (16th overall) of 2004 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by New York Yankees in 17th round (514th overall) of 2003 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Seattle Mariners in 20th round (609th overall) of 2001 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Chicago White Sox$ 490,000775300$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2011Detroit Tigers$ 436,4006072133$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2011Oakland Athletics$ 436,4006072333$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2011Toronto Blue Jays$ 436,4006073133$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Toronto Blue Jays$ 400,000757380$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Toronto Blue Jays$ 403,7006902514$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Toronto Blue Jays$ 390,000753390$ 390,000$ 2,696,252

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