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Ugueth Urbina

Full Name: Ugueth Urtain Urbina
Born: February 15, 1974 in Caracas, Venezuela
Height: 6’0″ Weight: 205
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Personal: 2 Sons (Juan Manual – 5/31/93 & Ugueth Jr – 11/29/94)
Resides: Tampa, FL
MLB Debut: May 9, 1995


Notes

  • Urbina was sentenced to 14 years in jail on March 30, 2007 for attempted murder in Venezuela.

Team History

  • 1990-2001: Montreal Expos (originally drafted July 1990)
  • 2001-2002: Boston Red Sox (via trade with $ for Tomo Ohka & Rich Rundles on Jul 31, 2002)
  • 2003: Texas Rangers (as a free agent on Dec 26, 2002)
  • 2003: Florida Marlins (via trade with $ for Ryan Snare, Adrian Gonzalez, & Will Smith on Jul 11, 2003)
  • 2004-2005: Detroit Tigers (as a free agent on Mar 26, 2004)
  • 2005: Philadelphia Phillies (via trade with Ramon Martinez for Placido Polanco on Jun 8, 2005)
  • Unsure what his official baseball status is. See Notes.

Salary History

  • 2005: $4 Million
  • 2004: $3.5 Million
  • 2003: $4.5 Million
  • 2002: $6.7 Million
  • 2001: $4.2 Million
  • 2000: $3.2 Million
  • 1999: $2.2 Million
  • 1998: $565,000
  • 1997: $175,000
  • 1996: $112,000
  • 1995: $109,000

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