Armando Benitez Trades and Transactions

The Armando Benitez trades and transactions seen below include all known instances where Armando Benitez has been involved in a trade or transaction of any type as it relates to baseball.

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Armando Benitez

Armando Benitez Autograph on a 1996 Leaf Signature Series (Silver)
Armando Benitez Autograph on a 1996 Leaf Signature Series (Silver)

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Birth Name: Armando German Benítez
Nickname: None
Born On: 11-03-1972  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In: Ramón Santana, San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic
Year of Death Data Died On: Still Living
Place of Death Data Died In: Still Living
Cemetery: n/a
High School: Undetermined
College: None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats: Right Throwing Arms Chart Throws: Right
Player Height Chart Height: 6-04 Player Weight Chart Weight: 180
First Game: 07-28-1994 (Age 21)
Last Game: 06-06-2008
Draft: Undrafted Free Agent
Armando Benitez

Trades & Transactions

04-01-1990 Signed as a non-drafted free agent by Baltimore Orioles (April 1, 1990).
12-01-1998 Traded by Baltimore Orioles to New York Mets in exchange for Charles Johnson (December 1, 1998).
07-16-2003 Traded by New York Mets to New York Yankees in exchange for Jason Anderson , Ryan Bicondoa and Anderson Garcia (July 16, 2003).
08-06-2003 Traded by New York Yankees to Seattle Mariners in exchange for Jeff Nelson (August 6, 2003).
10-27-2003 Granted free agency (October 27, 2003).
01-06-2004 Signed by Florida Marlins (January 6, 2004).
10-28-2004 Granted free agency (October 28, 2004).
12-02-2004 Signed by San Francisco Giants (December 2, 2004).
05-31-2007 Traded by San Francisco Giants with cash to Florida Marlins in exchange for Randy Messenger (May 31, 2007).
10-29-2007 Granted free agency (October 29, 2007).
03-13-2008 Signed by Toronto Blue Jays (March 13, 2008).
06-11-2008 Released by Toronto Blue Jays (June 11, 2008).
08-22-2009 Signed by Houston Astros (August 22, 2009).
09-19-2009 Released by Houston Astros (September 19, 2009).
06-24-2010 Signed by Florida Marlins (June 24, 2010).
07-15-2010 Released by Florida Marlins (July 15, 2010).

Did you know that during the physical, if a team finds out that the player received during a trade is injured they may return the player to the originating team within ten days from the date the trade was made and void the entire contract?

The Baseball Almanac trades and transactions database includes Rule 5 Draft picks, free agency information, voided trades, waiver picks, expansion draft data, amateur draft data, player refusals, bonus babies, and many other types of not readily found anywhere on the Internet.

Baseball trades & transactions, like the Armando Benitez trades and transactions seen above, are an evolving field of research where new discoveries are often found and new player debuts are added to the data set almost daily.

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