Notes: 1992: Selected by OAK in 2nd round of the MLB Draft; signed July 3rd...1999: Re-signed 3-year, $9.3 milllion contract...2001: Signed as a FA by NYY to a 7-year, $120 million contract...2009: Signed 1-year, $4 million contract with OAK, January 6th; Waived August 7th; signed by Colorado to 1-year deal, August 24th...2010: Re-signed with Colorado to a one-year deal worth $1.75 million; Jan 25th...2011: Re-signed with Colorado to a two-year deal worth $1.8 million; Jan. 17th....2013: Signed with Cleveland; Feb. 9th.
Awards: 2000: AL All-Star Team; AL MVP
2001: AL All-Star Team; Silver Slugger Award
2002: AL All-Star Team; Silver Slugger Award
2003: AL All-Star Team
2004: AL All-Star Team
2005: AL Comeback Player of the Year
2009: Hit 400th career homer, May 23rd
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