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MELKY CABRERA

MLB  Toronto Blue Jays   40-man Roster
Positions
CF-560, LF-467, OF-367, RF-104, dh-11
Born
August 11, 1984  (29.250)
Place
Ht/Wt
5-11 / 170
Bats/Throws
Both / Left
High School
Unknown
College:
 
Drafted:
Signed as UDFA 2001 by NYY
Full Name
Melky Astacio Cabrera 
TBC Player ID
45226
MLB Debut
July 7, 2005  (20.330)
Signed by
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Top Prospect:  team  2005 (#8-NYY)

Recent Contract:  2-years/$16m (2013-2014) by Toronto Blue Jays
Speed
68
Contact
81
Patience
36
Batting
68
Power
33
Health
34

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OFF THE FIELD
Start DateStatusMLB TeamMinor Team40-ManTransaction Description
2013-11-01ActiveToronto Blue Jays YesActivated from DL
2013-09-04DL-60Toronto Blue Jays DL-60Transferred to 60-day DL
2013-08-02DL-15Toronto Blue Jays YesDL-15 Left knee strain [Attempting to throw ball back in to IF cutoff man]
2013-07-21ActiveToronto Blue Jays YesActivated from DL
2013-07-19DL-15Toronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YesAssigned to Buffalo (AAA) for rehab
2013-07-15DL-15Toronto Blue JaysNew Hampshire (AA)YesAssigned to New Hampshire (AA) for rehab
2013-07-12DL-15Toronto Blue JaysDunedin (A+)YesAssigned to Dunedin (A+) for rehab
2013-06-28DL-15Toronto Blue Jays YesDL-15 Left knee tendinitis [Chronic since spring training]
2012-11-19ActiveToronto Blue Jays YesSigned to 2-year contract ($16m)
2012-10-29Free Agent-  Declared free agency
2012-10-14ActiveSan Francisco Giants YesReinstated from suspension
2012-08-15RestrictedSan Francisco Giants  Suspended 50 games for violating MLB drug policy
2012-05-07ActiveSan Francisco Giants Yes

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DateNotes
2011-11-07Traded by Royals to Giants for Jonathan Sanchez and Ryan Verdugo
2010-12-10Signed by Royals
2010-10-18Released by Braves
2001-11-13Signed as nondrafted free agent by Yankees
Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Yankees in 2001.


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