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Chris Shelton

Full Name: Christopher Bob Shelton
Born: June 26, 1980 in Salt Lake City, UT
Height: 6’0″ Weight: 215
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Personal: Unknown
Resides: Salt Lake City, UT
MLB Debut: Aug 1, 2008


Team History

  • 2001-2003: Pittsburgh Pirates (via draft in June 2001)
  • 2004-2007: Detroit Tigers (via rule 5 draft on Dec 15, 2003)
  • 2008: Texas Rangers (via trade for Freddy Guzman on Dec 5, 2007, DFA – Jun 26, 2008 – EFA Oct 9, 2008)
  • 2009: Seattle Mariners (as a minor league free agent on Jan 14, 2009 – DFA Aug 1, 2009)
  • 2010: Houston Astros (as a minor league free agent on Dec 8, 2009)
  • 2011: New York Mets (as a minor league free agent on Feb 20, 2011)
  • Unknown status as of Feb 9, 2013 – Presumed retired

Salary History

  • 2008: $390,000 (presumed minimum wage)
  • 2007: Unknown
  • 2006: $365,000
  • 2005: Unknown
  • 2004: $300,000

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