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+ Oakland Athletics Status: Minors

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Biography Data
Positions: p-254
Proper Name: Simon Alfonseca Castro
Born: April 9, 1988 (29.253)
Place San Jose de los Llanos, Dominican Republic
Height/Weight: 6-5 / 203 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
Drafted: 2006 -- Signed as free agent by San Diego Padres
MLB Debut:July 5,2013 (25.087)
Service Time:0.059 (2015)
TBC Player ID:141856
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-12-08 - Oakland Athletics - Signed to Minor League Contract More
Prospect Ranks:[2012]CHA #3 [2011]MLB #58 SDN #3 [2010]MLB #57 SDN #2
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Oakland Athletics (2017-12-08)
Organizations:SDN, CHA, COL, OAK
Signed by:Felix Francisco, Randy Smith
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (59.86%) -- Slider (18.44%) -- Curveball (13.19%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (7.35%) -- Changeup (0.82%) -- Cutter (0.35%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 93.52 - [2015] - 91.28 - [2013] - 89.66

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-12-08Oakland AthleticsRPMinorsOakland AthleticsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2017-11-07RPFAMLBRefused minor league assignment, declared free agent---
    2017-11-06Oakland AthleticsRPMinorsOakland AthleticsMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2017-07-15Oakland AthleticsRPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2017-04-06Oakland AthleticsRPMinorsNashvilleAAAAssigned to Nashville (AAA)---
    2016-11-30Oakland AthleticsRPMinorsOakland AthleticsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016-11-07RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2016-04-07Colorado RockiesRPMinorsAlbuquerqueAAASigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-10-19RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-10-15Colorado RockiesRPMinorsColorado RockiesMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2015-08-24Colorado RockiesRPActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2015-04-09Colorado RockiesRPMinorsAlbuquerqueAAAAssigned to Albuquerque (AAA)---
    2014-10-21Colorado RockiesRPMinorsColorado RockiesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014-10-16RPFAMLBReleased by Rockies---
    2014-04-25Colorado RockiesRPMinorsColorado RockiesMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2013-11-05RPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2013-11-01Chicago White SoxRPMinorsChicago White SoxMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2013-09-26Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)40man
    2013-07-16Chicago White SoxRPMinorsCharlotteAAAOptioned to Charlotte (AAA)40man
    2013-06-29Chicago White SoxRPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBRecalled from Charlotte (AAA)40man
    2013-03-11Chicago White SoxPMinorsCharlotteAAAOptioned to Charlotte (AAA)40man
    2013-02-24Chicago White SoxPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)40man
    2012-11-12Chicago White SoxPActive-MLBChicago White SoxMLB40man
    2012-08-25Chicago White SoxPMinorsBirminghamAAAssigned to Birmingham (AA)40man
    2012-08-21Chicago White SoxPMinorsBristolRkAssigned to Bristol (Rk)40man
    2012-07-28Chicago White SoxPD7CharlotteAAADL-7 Injured40man
    2012-07-15Chicago White SoxPMinorsCharlotteAAAActivated from DL40man
    2012-06-29Chicago White SoxPD7CharlotteAAADL-7 Injured40man
    2012-06-23Chicago White SoxPMinorsCharlotteAAAAssigned to Charlotte (AAA)40man
    2012-05-25Chicago White SoxPMinorsBirminghamAA40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Padres with Pedro Hernandez to White Sox for Carlos Quentin
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the San Diego Padres in 2006.
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Oakland Athletics$ 535,000850350$ 535,000$ 3,582,271
    2015Colorado Rockies$ 507,500784390$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2013Chicago White Sox$ 490,000775400$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-02-24 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)

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