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+ Played in Major Leagues 1995-2009

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Biography Data
Positions: P-492
Proper Name: Paul Gregory Byrd
Born: December 3, 1970 (47.011)
Place Louisville, Kentucky
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 184 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: St. Xavier (Louisville,KY)
College: Louisiana State University
Drafted: 1991 -- 4th round (112th overall) by Cleveland Indians (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 28,1995 (24.237)
Service Time:11.072 (2007)
TBC Player ID:1187
Career Activity
Prospect Ranks:[1993]CLE #5 [1992]CLE #6
Organizations:CLE, NYN, ATL, PHI, KCA, ANA, BOS
Relationship(s):Father of Grayson Byrd

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Indians to Red Sox for a player to be named later (Mickey Hall)
    Option exercised by Indians for 2008
    Signed by Indians (2-years)
    Signed as Free Agent by Angels.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Royals.
    Granted free agency
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Phillies to Royals for Jose Santiago.
    re-signed by Phillies
    Signed as Free Agent by Phillies.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Claimed on waivers by Phillies from Braves.
    Braves acquired RHP Andy Zwirchitz to complete trade
    Traded by Mets with Andy Zwirchitz to Braves for Greg McMichael.
    Mets acquired 2B Jesus Azuaje to complete trade
    Traded by Indians with Jesus Azuaje, Dave Mlicki and Jerry Dipoto to Mets for Joe Roa and Jeromy Burnitz.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Cleveland Indians in 4th round (112th overall) of 1991 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Cincinnati Reds in 13th round (332nd overall) of 1988 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2009Boston Red Sox$ 400,000724350$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Cleveland Indians$ 7,500,000118487$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2008Boston Red Sox$ 7,500,000118987$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Cleveland Indians$ 7,000,000113286$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Cleveland Indians$ 7,000,000106187$ 327,000$ 2,365,072
    2005Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim$ 5,000,000141985$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Atlanta Braves$ 7,000,00081591$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2002Kansas City Royals$ 850,0004161354$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Philadelphia Phillies$ 200,000771400$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2001Kansas City Royals$ 200,000771350$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Philadelphia Phillies$ 1,885,0002741170$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Philadelphia Phillies$ 297,5005632338$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Philadelphia Phillies$ 237,5005921935$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1998Atlanta Braves$ 237,5005922235$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Atlanta Braves$ 175,0006442528$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996New York Mets$ 123,0007162721$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995New York Mets$ 109,000753350$ 109,000$ 999,520

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