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Biography Data
Positions: P-413
Proper Name: Richard Joseph Hill
Born: March 11, 1980 (35.264)
Place Boston, Massachusetts
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 180 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Milton (Milton,MA)
College: University of Michigan
Drafted: 2002 -- 4th round (112th overall) by Chicago Cubs (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 15,2005 (25.096)
TBC Player ID:21801
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-11-22 - Oakland Athletics - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($6m) More
Prospect Ranks:[2006]CHN #5
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($6m) by Oakland Athletics (2015-11-22)
Organizations:CHN, BAL, BOS, SLN, CLE, NYA, ANA, WAS
Signed by:Scott May
Pitch Repertoire Curveball (46.52%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (35.96%) -- Fastball (10.83%) -- Slider (4.50%) -- Changeup (2.20%)
Fastball Velocity: [2015] - 90.3 - [2014] - 90.5

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-11-22Oakland AthleticsSPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($6m)40man
    2015-11-03SPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-09-10Boston Red SoxSPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2015-08-14Boston Red SoxRPMinorsPawtucketAAAAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)---
    2015-08-11Boston Red SoxRPMinorsBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-06-25RPFAMLBReleased by Nationals---
    2015-06-14Washington NationalsRPMinorsSyracuseAAAActivated from disabled list---
    2015-06-09Washington NationalsRPD7SyracuseAAADL-7 Injured---
    2015-04-09Washington NationalsRPMinorsSyracuseAAAAssigned to Syracuse (AAA)---
    2015-02-28Washington NationalsRPMinorsWashington NationalsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014-10-31RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-09-02New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-08-31New York YankeesRPMinorsNew York YankeesMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2014-08-29New York YankeesRPDFANew York YankeesMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2014-08-05New York YankeesRPActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-08-03New York YankeesRPMinorsScranton/Wilkes-BarreAAAActivated from disabled list---
    2014-08-01New York YankeesRPD7Scranton/Wilkes-BarreAAADL-7 Injured---
    2014-07-18New York YankeesRPMinorsScranton/Wilkes-BarreAAAAssigned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA)---
    2014-07-17New York YankeesRPMinorsNew York YankeesMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2014-07-09-RPFA-MLBReleased by Angels---
    2014-07-05Los Angeles AngelsRPDFALos Angeles AngelsMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2014-07-01Los Angeles AngelsRPMinorsSalt LakeAAATraded from Red Sox to Angels for cash considerations---
    2014-07-01Los Angeles AngelsRPActive-MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-04-12Boston Red SoxRPMinorsPawtucketAAAAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA)---
    2014-01-31Boston Red SoxRPMinorsBoston Red SoxMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-10-31RPFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-03-11Cleveland IndiansRPActive-MLBCleveland IndiansMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2013-02-07Cleveland IndiansPMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-11-30-PFA-MLBDeclared free agency---
    2012-09-01Boston Red SoxRPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-08-21Boston Red SoxPDL-60PawtucketAAAAssigned to Pawtucket (AAA) for rehab---
    2012-08-18Boston Red SoxPDL-60PortlandAAAssigned to Portland (AA) for rehab---
    2012-08-13Boston Red SoxPDL-60Gulf Coast Red SoxRkAssigned to GCL Red Sox (Rk) for rehab---
    2012-07-06Boston Red SoxPDL-60Boston Red SoxMLBTransferred to 60-day DL---
    2012-06-10Boston Red SoxRPDL-15Boston Red SoxMLBDL-15 Left forearm soreness40man
    2012-04-27Boston Red SoxPActive-MLBBoston Red SoxMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-04-04Boston Red SoxRPDL-15Boston Red SoxMLBDL-15 Recovering from Tommy John Surgery40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Red Sox
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Red Sox
    Signed by Red Sox
    Signed by Cardinals
    Traded by Cubs to Orioles for a player to be named later
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Chicago Cubs in 4th round (112th overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Anaheim Angels in 7th round (209th overall) of 2001 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Cincinnati Reds in 36th round (1088th overall) of 1999 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2015Boston Red Sox$ 507,500784320$ 507,500$ 3,574,0872015-11-22 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($6m)
    2014Los Angeles Angels$ 500,000794390$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2014New York Yankees$ 500,000794390$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013Cleveland Indians$ 1,000,0004301752$ 490,000$ 3,017,275
    2012Boston Red Sox$ 725,0004762748$ 480,000$ 2,952,4822012-01-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.414m) Minor league contract
    2011Boston Red Sox$ 414,000789400$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Boston Red Sox$ 400,000757410$ 400,000$ 2,812,5942010-12-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.414m) Minor League Contract
    2010-01-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0.575m) Minor league contract
    2009Baltimore Orioles$ 445,0005301834$ 400,000$ 2,746,7922009-03-08 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.445m)
    2008Chicago Cubs$ 445,0005102144$ 390,000$ 2,696,2522008-01-01 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2008-2008 ($0.445m)
    2007Chicago Cubs$ 400,0005812727$ 380,000$ 2,459,7372007-03-05 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2007-2007 ($0.4m)
    2006Chicago Cubs$ 327,000742430$ 327,000$ 2,365,0722006-03-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2006-2006 ($0.327m)
    2005Chicago Cubs$ 300,000794450$ 300,000$ 2,189,0552005-06-16 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2005-2005 ($0.3m) Contract purchased from minors

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