John Halama Trades and Transactions

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

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John Halama

John Halama Autograph on a 1998 Ultra (#338)

John Halama Autograph on a 1998 Ultra (#338)

Wild Card
World Series
Birth Name:
John Thadeuz Halama
Dali Lama
Born On:
02-22-1972  (Pisces)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Brooklyn, New York
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
High School:
Bishop Ford High School (Brooklyn, NY)
St. Francis
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Player Height Chart Height:
Player Weight Chart Weight:
First Game:
04-02-1998 (Age 26)
Last Game:
1994 : 23rd Round (640th)
John Halama

Trades & Transactions

06-02-1994 Selected by Houston Astros in the 23rd round of the free-agent draft (June 2, 1994 - signed June 4, 1994).
10-01-1998 Traded by Houston Astros to Seattle Mariners (October 1, 1998) completing trade in which Seattle Mariners traded Randy Johnson to Houston Astros in exchange for Freddy Garcia , Carlos Guillen and a player to be named later (July 31, 1998).
12-21-2002 Granted free agency (December 21, 2002).
01-17-2003 Signed by Oakland Athletics (January 17, 2003).
10-15-2003 Granted free agency (October 15, 2003).
11-14-2003 Signed by Tampa Bay Devil Rays (November 14, 2003).
11-02-2004 Granted free agency (November 2, 2004).
12-17-2004 Signed by Boston Red Sox (December 17, 2004).
07-26-2005 Released by Boston Red Sox (July 26, 2005).
08-05-2005 Signed by Washington Nationals (August 5, 2005).
10-02-2005 Released by Washington Nationals (October 2, 2005).
02-08-2006 Signed by Baltimore Orioles (February 8, 2006).
06-16-2006 Released by Baltimore Orioles (June 16, 2006).
06-09-2008 Signed by Cleveland Indians (June 9, 2008).
11-03-2008 Granted free agency (November 3, 2008).
06-15-2009 Signed by Atlanta Braves (June 15, 2009).
09-18-2009 Released by Atlanta Braves (September 18, 2009).
11-25-2009 Signed by Milwaukee Brewers (November 25, 2009).
03-16-2010 Released by Milwaukee Brewers (March 16, 2010).
05-24-2010 Signed by Oakland Athletics (May 24, 2010).
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