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||C-1204, OF-21, 1B-10, DH-8, 3B-3, RF-2, SS-1, LF-1, 2B-1
||Gerald Lee Laird
November 13, 1979
6-2 / 195
La Quinta (Westminster,CA)
||1998 -- 2nd round (45th overall) by Oakland Athletics (June-Reg)
|MLB Debut:||April 30,2003 (23.169)|
|TBC Player ID:||5933|
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2015-04-21 - Arizona Diamondbacks - Transferred to 60-day DL
|Prospect Ranks:||TEX #6 TEX #5 |
|Recent Contract:||Signed to Minor League Contract by Arizona Diamondbacks (2015-02-03)|
|Organizations:||OAK, TEX, DET, SLN, ATL, ARI|
|Signed by:||Ron Vaughn|
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This page is therefore separated into two sections. Before May 2012 and after May 2012.
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|Player Movement (May 2012-)|
|2015-04-21||Arizona Diamondbacks||c||DL-60||Arizona Diamondbacks||MLB||Transferred to 60-day DL||---|
|2015-04-13||Arizona Diamondbacks||c||DL-15||Arizona Diamondbacks||MLB||DL-15 Lower back spasms||40man|
|2015-04-05||Arizona Diamondbacks||c||Active-MLB||Arizona Diamondbacks||MLB||Contract purchased from minors||40man|
|2015-02-03||Arizona Diamondbacks||c||Minors||Arizona Diamondbacks||MLB||Signed to Minor League Contract||---|
|2014-10-31||c||FA||MLB||Granted free agency||---|
|2013-08-11||Atlanta Braves||c||Active-MLB||Atlanta Braves||MLB||Activated from DL||40man|
|2013-08-10||Atlanta Braves||c||DL-15||Gwinnett||AAA||Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA) for rehab||40man|
|2013-08-03||Atlanta Braves||c||DL-15||Atlanta Braves||MLB||DL-15 Kidney stone [-]||40man|
|2012-11-16||Atlanta Braves||c||Active-MLB||Atlanta Braves||MLB||Signed to 2-year contract ($3m)||40man|
|2012-10-29||-||C||FA||-||MLB||Declared free agency||---|
|2012-05-06||Detroit Tigers||c||Active-MLB||Detroit Tigers||MLB||40man|
|2011-11-18||Signed by Tigers|
|2011-10-30||Granted free agency|
|2010-12-14||Signed by Cardinals|
|2010-11-07||Granted free agency|
|2008-12-08||Traded by Rangers to Tigers for Guillermo Moscoso and Carlos Melo|
|2008-01-18||Signed by Rangers (1-year)|
|2002-01-14||Traded by Athletics with Mario Ramos, Ryan Ludwick and Jason Hart to Rangers for Mike Venafro and Carlos Pena.|
|Drafted: Selected by Oakland Athletics in 2nd round (45th overall) of 1998 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)|
|Salary Metrics 1985-|
|2015||Arizona Diamondbacks||$ 1,000,000||491||12||51||$ 0||$ 3,797,278|
|2014||Atlanta Braves||$ 1,500,000||402||13||56||$ 500,000||$ 3,259,096|
|2013||Atlanta Braves||$ 1,500,000||382||13||58||$ 490,000||$ 3,019,505|
|2012||Detroit Tigers||$ 1,000,000||418||18||53||$ 480,000||$ 2,954,887||2012-11-16 - Signed to 2-year contract ($3m)|
2012-11-16 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2013-2014 ($3m)
|2011||St. Louis Cardinals||$ 1,000,000||426||17||52||$ 414,000||$ 2,722,607||2011-11-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($1m) |
|2010||Detroit Tigers||$ 3,950,000||223||11||76||$ 400,000||$ 2,812,594||2010-12-14 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($1.1m) |
2010-01-19 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($3.95m) avoided arbitration
|2009||Detroit Tigers||$ 2,800,000||263||14||68||$ 400,000||$ 2,746,792||2009-01-20 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($2.8m) Avoided arbitration|
|2008||Texas Rangers||$ 1,600,000||348||12||62||$ 390,000||$ 2,696,252||2008-01-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($1.6m) Avoided arbitration|
|2007||Texas Rangers||$ 400,322||580||19||28||$ 380,000||$ 2,459,737||2007-02-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.400322m) |
|2006||Texas Rangers||$ 332,330||691||29||14||$ 327,000||$ 2,365,072||2006-02-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.332m) |
|2005||Texas Rangers||$ 300,000||794||39||0||$ 300,000||$ 2,189,055||2005-02-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.3m) |
|2004||Texas Rangers||$ 300,000||755||42||0||$ 300,000||$ 2,070,100|
|2003||Texas Rangers||$ 300,000||703||42||0||$ 300,000||$ 2,163,527|