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Billy Butler

Billy Ray Butler (Country Breakfast) (twitter: @BillyButlerOAK)

Positions: Designated Hitter and First Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 240 lb.

Born: April 18, 1986 in Orange Park, FL
High School: Wolfson HS (Jacksonville, FL)
Drafted
by the Kansas City Royals in the 1st round (14th pick) of the 2004 amateur draft.
Signed June 11, 2004. (All Transactions)
Debut: May 1, 2007 (Age 21.013, 16,681st in MLB history)   vs. LAA 4 AB, 2 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2007 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Royals/Athletics 2007-2015
2015 Contract Status: Signed thru 2017, 3 yrs/$30M (15-17) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 7.102, Free Agent: 2018 [*], Agents: Greg Genske, previously: Doug Rogalsky [*]
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