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Biography Data
Positions: CF-453, OF-153, P-118, RF-90, LF-44
Proper Name: Richard Alexander Ankiel
Born: July 19, 1979 (38.186)
Place Fort Pierce, Florida
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 210 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Port St. Lucie (Port St. Lucie,FL)
Drafted: 1997 -- 2nd round (72nd overall) by St. Louis Cardinals (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 23,1999 (20.035)
Service Time:9.046 (2013)
TBC Player ID:4147
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2014-03-06 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2000]MLB #1 SLN #1 [1999]MLB #2 SLN #2 [1998]MLB #18
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m) by New York Mets (2013-05-13)
Organizations:SLN, KCA, ATL, WAS, HOU, NYN

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2014MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2014-03-06rfRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2013-06-13rfFAMLBRefused Minor League Assignment - Declared free agency---
    2013-06-08New York MetscfDFANew York MetsMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2013-05-13New York MetscfActive-MLBNew York MetsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)40man
    2013-05-09rfFAMLBReleased by Astros---
    2013-05-06Houston AstrosrfDFAHouston AstrosMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2013-03-31Houston AstrosrfActive-MLBHouston AstrosMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2013-01-17Houston AstroscfMinorsHouston AstrosMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2012-07-27-cfFA-MLBReleased by Nationals---
    2012-07-19Washington NationalscfDFAWashington NationalsMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2012-04-14Washington NationalsPActive-MLBWashington NationalsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-04-03Washington NationalsrfDL-15Washington NationalsMLBDL-15 Quadriceps40man
    2012-03-30St. Louis CardinalsrfActive-MLBSt. Louis CardinalsMLBContract purchased from Syracuse (AAA)40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed by Nationals
    Granted free agency
    Signed by Nationals
    Granted free agency
    Traded by Royals with Kyle Farnsworth to Braves for Tim Collins, Gregor Blanco and Jesse Chavez
    Signed by Royals
    Signed by Cardinals (1-year)
    Signed by Cardinals to minor league contract
    Signed by Cardinals (minor)
    Released by Cardinals
    On disabled list
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by St. Louis Cardinals in 2nd round (72nd overall) of 1997 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2013Houston Astros$ 490,000775230$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-05-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
    2013New York Mets$ 490,000775320$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-05-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
    2012Washington Nationals$ 1,250,0003891457$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Washington Nationals$ 1,500,0003651259$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Kansas City Royals$ 2,750,000285969$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2010Atlanta Braves$ 2,750,0002851369$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009St. Louis Cardinals$ 2,825,0002611168$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008St. Louis Cardinals$ 900,0004281853$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007St. Louis Cardinals$ 380,000737350$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2004St. Louis Cardinals$ 320,0006302330$ 300,000$ 2,070,100
    2001St. Louis Cardinals$ 400,0005122342$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000St. Louis Cardinals$ 202,5007463218$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999St. Louis Cardinals$ 200,000807370$ 200,000$ 1,454,491

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