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Biography Data
Positions: 3B-1294, DH-425, 1B-391, SS-19, LF-5
Proper Name: Edwin Encarnacion
Born: January 7, 1983 (34.078)
Place La Romana, Dominican Republic
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 175 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: 2000 -- 9th round (274th overall) by Texas Rangers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 24,2005 (22.168)
Service Time:11.085 (2016)
TBC Player ID:5230
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-01-04 - Cleveland Indians - Signed to 3-year contract for 2017-2019 ($60m) 13--17--20 Club option for 2020 $20m More
Prospect Ranks:[2005]MLB #56 CIN #2 [2004]CIN #2 [2003]CIN #4
Recent Contract:Signed to 3-year contract for 2017-2019 ($60m) 13--17--20 Club option for 2020 $20m by Cleveland Indians (2017-01-04)
Organizations:TEX, CIN, TOR
Signed by:Sammy Melendez

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-01-04Cleveland Indians1BActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to 3-year contract for 2017-2019 ($60m) 13--17--20 Club option for 2020 $20m40man
    2016-11-021BFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2016-07-04Toronto Blue Jays1BActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBSuspended 1 game for making contact with umpire40man
    2015-11-03Toronto Blue JaysDH-1BActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBOption exercised for 2016 ($10m)40man
    2014-08-15Toronto Blue Jays1BActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBActivated from DL40man
    2014-07-07Toronto Blue Jaysdh-1bDL-15Toronto Blue JaysMLBDL-15 Strained right quadriceps40man
    2013-10-03Toronto Blue Jaysdh-1bActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-09-18Toronto Blue Jaysdh-1bDL-15Toronto Blue JaysMLBDL-15 Left wrist surgery40man
    2012-07-12Toronto Blue Jaysdh-1bActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLBSigned to 3-year contract for 2013-2015 ($27m) - 2016 option.40man
    2012-07-12Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue JaysMLB---
    2012-05-08Toronto Blue Jays1bActive-MLBToronto Blue JaysMLB40man
    2011-10-31Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue JaysMLB---
    2010-12-16Toronto Blue JaysToronto Blue JaysMLB---
    2009-02-17Cincinnati RedsCincinnati RedsMLB---
    2008-03-04Cincinnati RedsCincinnati RedsMLB---
    2007-03-01Cincinnati RedsCincinnati RedsMLB---
    2006-02-24Cincinnati RedsCincinnati RedsMLB---
    2005-01-01Cincinnati RedsCincinnati RedsMLB---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Blue Jays
    Granted free agency
    Claimed off waivers by Athletics from Blue Jays
    Traded by Reds with Josh Roenicke and Zachary Stewart to Blue Jays for Scott Rolen
    Signed by Reds (1-year)
    Traded by Rangers with OF Ruben Mateo to Reds for RHP Rob Bell June 15 2001
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Texas Rangers in 9th round (274th overall) of 2000 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016Toronto Blue Jays$ 10,000,000114788$ 507,500$ 4,325,690
    2015Toronto Blue Jays$ 10,000,000112788$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014Toronto Blue Jays$ 9,000,000121587$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Toronto Blue Jays$ 8,000,000122587$ 490,000$ 3,021,531
    2012Toronto Blue Jays$ 3,500,0002541172$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-07-12 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2013-2015 ($27m) - 2016 option.
    2012-07-12 - Signed to 3-year contract for 2013-2015 ($27m) Club option for 2016
    2011Toronto Blue Jays$ 2,500,0002961267$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-10-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($3.5m) Option year from prior contract
    2010Toronto Blue Jays$ 5,175,000166382$ 400,000$ 2,812,4122010-12-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($2.5m) Club option for 2012
    2009Toronto Blue Jays$ 2,425,0002941164$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-02-17 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2009-2010 ($7.6m) Avoided arbitration
    2009Cincinnati Reds$ 2,425,000294964$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-02-17 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2009-2010 ($7.6m) Avoided arbitration
    2008Cincinnati Reds$ 450,0005081944$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-03-04 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.45m)
    2007Cincinnati Reds$ 407,5005612130$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-03-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.4075m)
    2006Cincinnati Reds$ 332,5006893714$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-02-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.3325m)
    2005Cincinnati Reds$ 300,000794390$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.3m)

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