Mark Hamburger

Full Name: Mark John Hamburger
Born: Feb 5, 1987 in St. Paul, MN
Height: 6’4″ Weight: 195
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Personal: Unknown
Resides: Unknown
MLB Debut: Aug 31, 2011


Team History

  • 2007-2008: Minnesota Twins (as an amateur free agent on Jun 19, 2007)
  • 2008-2012: Texas Rangers (via trade for Eddie Guardado on Aug 25, 2008)
  • 2012: San Diego Padres (off waivers on Jun 25, 2012)
  • 2012-2013: Houston Astros (off waivers July 21, 2012 – Released Feb 13, 2013)
  • Free Agent as of Feb 25, 2013

Salary History

  • 2012: $481,000
  • 2011: $400,000

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Mike Adams

Full Name: Jon Michael Adams
Born: July 29, 1978 in Corpus Christi, TX
Height: 6’5″ Weight: 195
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Personal: Wife (Shelly), Daughter (Keira), Son (Kaiden)
Resides: Newark, OH
MLB Debut: May 18, 2004
Contract Status: Signed through 2012


Team History

  • 2001-2006: Milwaukee Brewers (as an amateur free agent on May 15, 2001)
  • 2006: New York Mets (via trade for Geremi Gonzalez on May 26, 2006)
  • 2006: Cleveland Indians (off waivers on July 7, 2006)
  • 2006-2011: San Diego Padres (via trade for Brian Sikorski on Jul 18, 2006)
  • 2011-2012: Texas Rangers (via trade for Joseph Weiland & Robby Erlin on Jul 31, 2011)
  • 2013- : Philadelphia Phillies (as a free agent on )

Salary History

  • 2012: $4.4 Million
  • 2011: $2.535 Million
  • 2010: $1 Million
  • 2009: $414,800
  • 2008: $331,000
  • 2004-2007: Unknown

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Koji Uehara

Full Name: Koji Uehara
Born: April 3, 1975 in Osaka, Japan
Height: 6’1″ Weight: 190
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Personal: Unknown
Resides: Newark, OH
MLB Debut: April 8, 2009


Team History

  • 1999-2008: Yomiuri Giants (Japanese Baseball)
  • 2009-2011: Baltimore Orioles (as a free agent on Jan 13, 2009)
  • 2001-2012: Texas Rangers (via trade for Tommy Hunter, Chris Davis, and $ on Jul 30, 2011)
  • 2013- : Boston Red Sox (as a free agent on Dec 18, 2012)

Salary History

  • 2013: $4.25 Million
  • 2012: $4 Million (vesting option, option reached)
  • 2011: $3 Million
  • 2010: $5 Million
  • 2009: $5 Million

Koji Uehara Links

Yoshinori Tateyama

Full Name: Tateyama Yoshinori
Born: Dec 26, 1975 in Osaka, Japan
Height: 6’4″ Weight: 225
Bats: Left Throws: Left
Personal: Wife (Miyako), Daughter (Minami)
Resides: Osaka, Japan
MLB Debut: May 24, 2011


Team History

  • 1999-2010: Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters (Japanese Baseball)
  • 2011-2013: Texas Rangers (as a free agent on Nov 30, 2010 – Reeleased Mar 21, 2013, resigned Mar 23)
  • 2013- : New York Yankees (via trade for $ on Jun 21, 2013, resigned Jan 8, 2014)

Salary History

  • 2013: $1M Team Option (declined), unknown salary all time in minors
  • 2012: $1 Million (team exercised option on Oct 30, 2011)
  • 2011: $800,000

Yoshinori Tateyama Links

Endy Chavez

Full Name: Endy DeJesus Chavez
Born: Feb 7, 1978 in Valencia, Venezuela
Height: 6’0″ Weight: 170
Bats: Left Throws: Left
Personal: Unknown
Resides: Unknown
MLB Debut: May 29, 2001


Notes

  • Has a brother, Ender who played with the Mets & the Expos/Nationals organization.

Team History

  • 1996-2000: New York Mets (as an amateur free agent on Apr 29, 1996)
  • 2000: Kansas City Royals (via Rule 5 draft on Dec 11, 2000)
  • 2000: New York Mets (Returned via Rule 5 draft – March 30, 2001)
  • 2000-2001: Kansas City Royals (via trade from Mets for Michael Curry on Mar 30, 2001)
  • 2002: Detroit Tigers (off waivers on Dec 20, 2001)
  • 2002: New York Mets (off waivers on Feb 1, 2002)
  • 2002-2005: Montreal Expos/Wash Nationals (off waivers on Feb 22, 2002)
  • 2005: Philadelphia Phillies (via trade for Marlon Byrd on May 14, 2005 – GFA Dec 21, 2005)
  • 2006-2008: New York Mets (as a free agent on Dec 22, 2005)
  • 2009: Seattle Mariners (via trade with Mike Carp, Ezequiel Carrera, Maikel Cleto, Aaron Heilman and Jason Vargas to the Seattle Mariners. The Seattle Mariners sent Sean Green, J.J. Putz and Jeremy Reed to the New York Mets. The Seattle Mariners sent Luis Valbuena to the Cleveland Indians. The New York Mets sent Joe Smith to the Cleveland Indians. The Cleveland Indians sent Franklin Gutierrez to the Seattle Mariners – GFA Nov 6, 2009)
  • 2010-2011: Texas Rangers (as a free agent on Feb 15, 2010 – GFA Oct 30, 2011)
  • 2012: Baltimore Orioles (as a free agent on Dec 20, 2011 – DFA Aug 4, 2012)
  • 2013- : Kansas City Royals (as a minor league free agent on Dec 31, 2012)

Salary History

  • 2013: Unknown, presumed minimum
  • 2012: $1.5 Million
  • 2011: $1.25 Million (presumed)
  • 2010: $1 Million
  • 2009: $2.5 Million
  • 2008: $1.8 Million
  • 2007: $1.725 Million
  • 2006: $500,000
  • 2004-2005: Unknown
  • 2003: $300,000

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Mike Napoli

Full Name: Michael Anthony Napoli
Born: October 31, 1981 in Hollywood. FL
Height: 6’0″ Weight: 215
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Personal: Unknown
Resides: Pembroke Pines, FL
MLB Debut: May 4, 2006


Team History

  • 2000-2010: Anaheim Angels (via draft – Signed Jun 21, 2000)
  • 2011: Toronto Blue Jays (via trade with Juan Rivera for Vernon Wells & $ on Jan 21, 2011)
  • 2011-2012: Texas Rangers (via trade for Frank Francisco & $ on Jan 25, 2011)
  • 2013- : Boston Red Sox (as a free agent on Dec 3, 2012, then Jan 17, 2013)

Salary History

  • 2013: $5 Million (w/ $8M in incentives)
  • 2015: $13 Million (abandoned)
  • 2014: $13 Million (abandoned)
  • 2013: $13 Million (abandoned)
  • 2012: $9.4 Million
  • 2011: $5.8 Million
  • 2010: $3.6 Million
  • 2009: $2 Million
  • 2008: $425,000
  • 2007: $395,000

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Arthur Rhodes

Full Name: Arthur Lee Rhodes
Born: October 24, 1969 in Waco, TX
Height: 6’2″ Weight: 220
Bats: Left Throws: Left
Personal: Unknown
Resides: Phoenix, MD
MLB Debut: August 21, 1991


Team History

  • 1988-1999: Baltimore Orioles (via draft – June 1988)
  • 2000-2003: Seattle Mariners (as a free agent on Dec 21, 1999 – GFA Oct 27, 2003)
  • 2004: Oakland A’s (as a free agent on Dec 23, 2003)
  • 2005: Pittsburgh Pirates (via trade with Mark Redman for Jason Kendall & $ on Nov 27, 2004 – DNP)
  • 2005: Cleveland Indians (via trade for Matt Lawton on Dec 11, 2004)
  • 2006: Philadelphia Phillies (via trade for Jason Michaels on Jan 27, 2006 – GFA Oct 31, 2006)
  • 2007-2008: Seattle Mariners (as a free agent on Jan 25, 2007)
  • 2008: Florida Marlins (via trade for Gaby Hernandez on Jul 31, 2008 – GFA Nov 1, 2008)
  • 2009-2010: Cincinnati Reds (as a free agent on Dec 2, 2008 – GFA Nov 1, 2010)
  • 2011: Texas Rangers (as a free agent on Jan 3, 2011 – DFA Aug 2, 2011)
  • 2011: St. Louis Cardinals (as a free agent on Aug 11, 2011 – GFA Oct 30, 2011)
  • 2012: Did Not Play
  • Free Agent as of Feb 9, 2013

Salary History

  • 2012: $4 Million (did not vest due to not appearing in 62 games in 2011)
  • 2011: $3.9 Million
  • 2010: $2 Million
  • 2009: $2 Million
  • 2008: Unknown
  • 2007: $1 Million
  • 2006: $3.7 Million
  • 2005: $3.7 Million
  • 2004: $1.8 Million
  • 2003: $3.5 Million
  • 2002: $3.5 Million
  • 2001: $3.25 Million
  • 2000: $2.75 Million
  • 1999: $2.2 Million
  • 1998: $2.85 Million
  • 1997: $1.6 Million
  • 1996: $300,000
  • 1995: $275,000
  • 1994: $230,000
  • 1993: $155,000
  • 1992: $109,000
  • 1991: $100,000

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Yorvit Torrealba

Full Name: Yorvit Adolfo Torrealba
Born: July 19, 1978 in Caracas, Venezuela
Height: 5’11” Weight: 200
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Personal: Single
Resides: Guarenas, Venezuela
MLB Debut: September 5, 2001


Team History

  • 1995-2005: San Francisco Giants (as an amateur free agent on Sep 14, 1994)
  • 2005: Seattle Mariners (via trade with Jesse Foppert for Randy Winn on Jul 30, 2005)
  • 2006-2009: Colorado Rockies (via trade for Marcos Carvajal on Dec 7, 2005 – GFA Nov 6, 2009)
  • 2010: San Diego Padres (as a free agent on Feb 5, 2010 – GFA Nov 1, 2010)
  • 2011-2012: Texas Rangers (as a free agent on Jan 3, 2011, DFA Jul 31, 2012, Released Aug 10, 2012)
  • 2012: Toronto Blue Jays (as a minor league free agent on Aug 14, 2012)
  • 2012: Milwaukee Brewers (via trade for PTBNL or $ on Sep 21, 2012 – GFA Oct 17,2012)
  • 2013: Colorado Rockies (as a minor league free agent on Jan 24, 2013)
  • 2014: Anaheim Angels (as a minor league free agent on ?? – EFA Mar 23, 2014)

Salary History

  • 2013: Unknown, presumed minimum
  • 2012: $3.25 Million
  • 2011: $3 Million
  • 2010: $750,000
  • 2009: $3.75 Million
  • 2008: $3 Million
  • 2007: $1.075 Million
  • 2006: $850,000
  • 2005: $715,000
  • 2004: $334,000
  • 2003: $312,000
  • 2002: $200,000

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Cristian Guzman

Full Name: Cristian Antonio Guzman
Born: March 21, 1978 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Height: 6’0″ Weight: 210
Bats: Switch Throws: Right
Personal: Unknown
Resides: Unknown
MLB Debut: April 6, 1999


Notes

  • Wore #12 from July 30th to Aug 22, when he switched to 15, his old number in DC.

Team History

  • 1994-1997: New York Yankees (as a non drafted free agent on Aug 24, 1994)
  • 1998-2004: Minnesota Twins (via trade with Eric Milton, Danny Mota, Brian Buchanan, & $ for Chuck Knoblauch on Feb 6, 1998)
  • 2005-2010: Washington Nationals (as a free agent on Nov 16, 2004)
  • 2010: Texas Rangers (via trade for Ryan Tatusko, Tanner Roark, & $ on Jul 30, 2010 – EFA Nov 7, 2010)
  • 2011: Unknown
  • 2012: Cleveland Indians (as a minor league free agent on Feb 22, 2012)
  • Free agent as of Feb 9, 2013

Salary History

  • 2012: Unknown, presumed minimum.
  • 2011: N/A
  • 2010: $8 Million
  • 2009: $8 Million
  • 2008: $4.2 Million
  • 2007: $4.2 Million
  • 2006: $4.2 Million
  • 2005: $4.2 Million
  • 2004: $3.725 Million
  • 2003: $2.525 Million
  • 2002: $1.425 Million
  • 2001: $325,000
  • 2000: $230,000
  • 1999: $200,000

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Jorge Cantu

Full Name: Jorge Luis Cantu
Born: January 30, 1982 in McAllen, TX
Height: 6’3″ Weight: 210
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Personal: Unknownh
Resides: Reynosa, Mexico
MLB Debut: July 17, 2004


Notes

  • Is a citizen of both the US and Mexico. Born in Texas, moved to Mexico when one week old.

Team History

  • 1998-2007: Tampa Bay Devil Rays (as a non drafted free agent on Jul 2, 1998)
  • 2007-2008: Cincinnati Reds (via trade with Shaun Cumberland & $ for Calvin Medlock, Brian Shackelford, & PTBNL on Jul 28, 2007 – GFA Dec 5, 2007)
  • 2008-2010: Florida Marlins (as a minor league free agent on Jan 4, 2008)
  • 2010: Texas Rangers (via trade with $ for Evan Reed & Omar Poveda on Jul 29, 2010 – EFA Nov 7, 2010)
  • 2011: San Diego Padres (as a free agent on Jan 24, 2011 – DFA Jun 16, 2011)
  • 2011: Colorado Rockies (as a free agent on Jul 30, 2011)
  • 2012: Anaheim Angels (as a minor league free agent on Jan 6, 2012 – Released May 6, 2012)
  • Free Agent as of Feb 11, 2013
  • 2014- : Doosan Bears (Korean Ball, as a free agent on Dec ??, 2013)

Salary History

  • 2012: $480,000 (presumed minimum)
  • 2011: $850,000
  • 2010: $6 Million (FLA sent $600k of remaining $2M due at trade)
  • 2009: $3.5 Million
  • 2008: $500,000
  • 2007: Unknown
  • 2006: $355,800
  • 2005: $316,900

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