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Ramon Castro #1AW-2

+ Free Agent Status: FA
Positions: C-1126, DH-2
Proper Name: Ramon Abraham Castro
Born: March 1, 1976 (38.295) in Veracruz, Mexico
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 225 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Lino Padron Rivera (Vega Baja,PR)
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Drafted: 1994 -- 1st round (17th overall) by Houston Astros (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 27,1999 (23.179)
TBC Player ID:1147
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Recent Contract:Signed to minor league contract by Los Angeles Dodgers (2013-01-10)
Organizations:HOU, FLO, NYN, CHA
Signed by:Francis Thon
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Recent Roster MovementAll Transactions

DateStatusNotes
2013-03-18FAReleased by Dodgers
2013-01-10MSigned to minor league contract

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2013MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2013-03-18cFAMLBReleased by Dodgers---
    2013-01-10Los Angeles DodgerscMinorsLos Angeles DodgersMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted free agency
    Signed by White Sox
    Traded by White Sox to Mets for Lance Broadway
    Signed by Mets (2-years)
    Signed by Mets to avoid arbitration
    Signed by Mets
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Astros to Marlins for RHP Jay Powell and C Scott Makarewicz July 5 1998
    Traded by Astros to Marlins for Scott Makarewicz and Jay Powell.
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Houston Astros in 1st round (17th overall) of 1994 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2011Chicago White Sox$ 1,200,0004072155$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Chicago White Sox$ 800,0004582150$ 400,000$ 2,812,5942010-10-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($1.2m) Club option from previous contract
    2010-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($1m) Club option for 2011
    2009New York Mets$ 2,625,0002741566$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2009Chicago White Sox$ 2,625,0002741366$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008New York Mets$ 1,975,0003271664$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007New York Mets$ 850,0004362346$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-11-16 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2008-2009 ($4.6m) $250k signing bonus
    2007-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.85m) Avoided arbitration
    2006New York Mets$ 800,0004312346$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-01-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.8m) avoided arbitration
    2005New York Mets$ 500,0004922345$ 300,000$ 2,189,055
    2004Florida Marlins$ 400,0005112343$ 300,000$ 2,070,1002004-12-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.5m) Minor League Contract
    2003Florida Marlins$ 300,000703260$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Florida Marlins$ 200,000757300$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Florida Marlins$ 200,000771310$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000Florida Marlins$ 175,000795360$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Florida Marlins$ 200,000807300$ 200,000$ 1,454,491


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