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Javier Valentin AW-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1997-2008
Biography Data
Positions: C-661, 1B-56, 3B-43, DH-8
Proper Name: Jose Javier Valentin
Born: September 19, 1975 (39.195)
Place Manati, Puerto Rico
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 200 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School: Fernando Callejo (Manati,PR)
Drafted: 1993 -- 3rd round (93rd overall) by Minnesota Twins (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 13,1997 (21.360)
TBC Player ID:7311
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2009-02-03 - Washington Nationals - More
Prospect Ranks:[1997]MIN #4
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.85m) by Washington Nationals. Minor league contract
Organizations:MIN, TBA, CIN, NYN
Signed by:Edwin Rodriguez
Relationship(s):Brother of Jose Valentin

Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
15 51 51 39 53

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Nationals to minor league contract
    Option Exercised by Reds for 2008
    Signed as Free Agent by Reds.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Brewers to Devil Rays for Jason Conti.
    Traded by Twins with Matt Kinney to Brewers for Gerry Oakes and Matt Yeatman.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Minnesota Twins in 3rd round (93rd overall) of 1993 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2008Cincinnati Reds$ 390,000753340$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Cincinnati Reds$ 1,250,0003801553$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-10-31 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($1.35m) Option year from previous contract
    2006Cincinnati Reds$ 1,150,0003792253$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-08-28 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($1.25m) Extension signed during 2006 season.
    2006-01-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($1.15m)
    2005Cincinnati Reds$ 450,0005111743$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Cincinnati Reds$ 500,0004751446$ 300,000$ 2,070,1002004-11-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.45m)
    2003Tampa Bay Rays$ 305,0006591117$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Minnesota Twins$ 200,000757400$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    1999Minnesota Twins$ 207,5007531617$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Minnesota Twins$ 170,000812340$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Minnesota Twins$ 150,000766350$ 150,000$ 1,182,177

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