Ruben Amaury Mateo
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 210 lb.
Born: February 10, 1978 in San Cristobal, San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
High School: Liceo Jose Manuel Maria Balance (San Cristobal, DO)
Signed by the Texas Rangers as an amateur free agent in 1994.
Debut: June 12, 1999 (Age 21.122)
vs. COL 4 AB, 1 H, 1 HR, 2 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2000 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Rangers/Reds/Royals/Pirates 1999-2004
2014 Contract Status: 1st-Year Arb Eligible (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 3.134, Arb Eligible: 2014, Free Agent: 2017 [*],
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News -- August 2014
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News -- June 2014
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News -- February 2013
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News -- March 2012
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News -- February 2012
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News -- May 2011
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News -- November 2010
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