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Melky Cabrera  

Melky Cabrera  

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Proper Name:
Melky Astacio Cabrera
High Level:
MLB (2005-2019)
pos:
lf (1035) ... cf (561) ... of (432) ... rf (306) ... dh (41)
Height:
5-11
Weight:
170
Bats:
Both
Throws:
Left
Born:
age:
37.282
place:
High School:
N/A
colleges:
--
Drafted:
New York Yankees - 2001 (Signed UDFA)
Signing Bonus:
$ 175,000
draft posit:
OF
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
45226
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Speed
62
Power
42
Contact
90
XBH
37
RBIs
62
Runs
41
Hitting
83
Durability
66
Team
.524
Player Notes:  [2021] Represented the Dominican Republic at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics
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year tranx date pos mlb org minor teamname league level status 40man age Transaction Description
2022 2022-01-14 lf -- -- -- -- Ret No 37.156 Announced retirement
2020 2020-07-22 lf -- -- -- -- Free Agt No 35.345 Released by Mets
2020 2020-06-29 lf New York Mets Syracuse IL AAA Minors No 35.322 Signed to Minor League contract
2019 2019-10-31 rf -- -- -- -- Free Agt No 35.080 Granted free agency
2019 2019-03-28 rf Pittsburgh Pirates -- MLB MLB Active Yes 34.228 Contract purchased from minors
2019 2019-02-10 rf Pittsburgh Pirates -- MLB MLB Minors No 34.182 Signed to Minor League Contract
2018 2018-10-29 rf -- -- -- -- Free Agt No 34.078 Granted free agency
2018 2018-07-20 rf Cleveland Indians -- MLB MLB Active Yes 33.343 Contract purchased from minors
2018 2018-07-05 lf Cleveland Indians Columbus IL AAA Minors No 33.328 Signed to Minor League Contract
2018 2018-06-18 lf -- -- -- -- Free Agt No 33.311 Released by Indians
2018 2018-06-16 rf-lf Cleveland Indians Columbus IL AAA Minors No 33.309 Outrighted to minors
2018 2018-06-14 rf-lf Cleveland Indians -- MLB MLB DFA No 33.307 Designated for Assignment
2018 2018-05-20 rf-lf Cleveland Indians -- MLB MLB Active Yes 33.282 Contract purchased from minors
2018 2018-05-07 lf Cleveland Indians Columbus IL AAA Minors No 33.269 Assigned to Columbus (AAA)
2018 2018-04-30 lf Cleveland Indians -- MLB MLB Minors No 33.262 Signed to Minor League Contract
2017 2017-11-03 lf -- -- -- -- Free Agt No 33.084 Granted free agency
2017 2017-07-30 lf Kansas City Royals -- MLB MLB Active Yes 32.353 Traded from White Sox to Royals for A.J. Puckett and Andre Davis
2017 2017-04-17 lf Chicago White Sox -- MLB MLB Active Yes 32.249 Reinstated from paternity leave list
2017 2017-04-14 lf Chicago White Sox -- MLB MLB Pat Lv Yes 32.246 Placed on paternity leave
2016 2016-06-08 lf Chicago White Sox -- MLB MLB Active Yes 31.301 Reinstated from bereavement list
2016 2016-06-03 lf Chicago White Sox -- MLB MLB Bvmt Yes 31.296 Placed on bereavement list
2014 2014-12-17 lf Chicago White Sox -- MLB MLB Active Yes 30.127 Signed to 3-year contract for 2015-2017 ($42m) [Free agent]
2014 2014-10-31 lf -- -- -- -- Free Agt No 30.080 Granted free agency
2014 2014-09-08 lf Toronto Blue Jays -- MLB MLB DL-15 Yes 30.027 DL-15 Fractured right pinky finger
2013 2013-11-01 lf Toronto Blue Jays -- MLB MLB Active Yes 29.082 Activated from DL
2013 2013-09-04 lf Toronto Blue Jays -- MLB MLB DL-60 No 29.024 Transferred to 60-day DL
2013 2013-08-02 lf Toronto Blue Jays -- MLB MLB DL-15 Yes 28.356 DL-15 Left knee strain *Attempting to throw ball back in to IF cutoff man*
2013 2013-07-21 lf Toronto Blue Jays -- MLB MLB Active Yes 28.344 Activated from DL
2013 2013-07-19 lf Toronto Blue Jays Buffalo IL AAA DL-15 Yes 28.342 Assigned to Buffalo (AAA) for rehab
2013 2013-07-15 lf Toronto Blue Jays New Hampshire East AA DL-15 Yes 28.338 Assigned to New Hampshire (AA) for rehab
2013 2013-07-12 lf Toronto Blue Jays Dunedin FSL A+ DL-15 Yes 28.335 Assigned to Dunedin (A+) for rehab
2013 2013-06-28 lf Toronto Blue Jays -- MLB MLB DL-15 Yes 28.321 DL-15 Left knee tendinitis *Chronic since spring training*
2012 2012-11-19 lf Toronto Blue Jays -- MLB MLB Active Yes 28.100 Signed to 2-year contract for 2013-2014 ($16m) [Free agent]
2012 2012-10-29 cf -- -- -- -- Free Agt No 28.079 Declared free agency
2012 2012-10-14 cf San Francisco Giants -- MLB MLB Active Yes 28.064 Reinstated from suspension
2012 2012-08-15 cf San Francisco Giants -- MLB MLB Restr No 28.004 Suspended 50 games for violating MLB drug policy
2012 2012-01-17 lf San Francisco Giants -- MLB MLB Hist No 27.158 Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($6m) [Avoids arbitration]
2011 2011-11-07 lf San Francisco Giants -- MLB MLB Hist No 27.087 Traded from Kansas City Royals to SF Giants for Jonathan Sanchez and Ryan Verdugo
2010 2010-12-10 lf Kansas City Royals -- MLB MLB Hist No 26.120 Signed to #-year contract for 2010-2010 ($0m) [Free Agent]
2010 2010-10-18 lf -- -- -- -- Hist No 26.067 Released by Braves
2010 2010-01-14 lf Atlanta Braves -- MLB MLB Hist No 25.156 Signed to 1-year contract for 2010-2010 ($3.1m) [Avoids arbitration]
2009 2009-12-22 lf Atlanta Braves -- MLB MLB Hist No 25.133 Traded from New York Yankees with Michael Dunn and Arodys Vizcaino to Atlanta Braves for Javier Vazquez and Boone Logan
2001 2001-11-13 lf New York Yankees -- MLB MLB Hist No 17.094 Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
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