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Chris GwynnTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-1996 MLB Years: 1987-1996
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsOF-610, RF-24, DH-7, LF-5, 1B-4Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Karlton Gwynn
Height6-0Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 13,1964 [54.035]PlaceLos Angeles,California
High SchoolLong Beach Poly (Long Beach,CA)
CollegeSan Diego State University (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (10th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 5th round (114th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$135,000
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1986-LAN-#6 ... 1987-LAN-#6 ... 1988-LAN-#8
MLB DebutAugust 14,1987 [22.305]
OrganizationsLAN [9] KCA [2] SDN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID12272Retrosheet IDgwync001MLBAM ID115271
RelationshipsBrother of Tony Gwynn, Uncle of Tony Gwynn
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed32Power49Contact63XBH49RBIs61Runs48Hitting64Durability46Team.527Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984San Diego StateCollegeSolf-rf1989358951373191995193362400000.383.439.6791.11824359394.375.296.441.4879.146.090.674.8218.8443.07
1985Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-of205217919468601722163421100.257.323.369.6926614199.315.112.201.3118.0417.092.130.000.0030.43
1986San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-of211114014611522166722164431670.287.315.392.70715729427.305.105.145.3073.7510.302.751.4166.8325.22
1987Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of221103625410112354157363811050.279.346.370.71613420400.301.091.185.3179.009.501.061.2572.4019.80
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan45of221732271002001701000.219.242.250.4928134.280.031.063.2222.9420.597.000.000.0014.29
1988Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of2311241157123221056112393924960.299.356.438.79418037465.314.139.231.3488.398.391.001.0882.2030.08
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan45of231211120000001200000.182.250.182.4322012.222.000.091.2098.3316.672.000.000.000.00
1989Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-of242689142991012317721100.326.384.449.8334010100.349.123.225.3757.007.001.000.000.0034.48
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan15of2432688164107102902101.235.254.324.57822573.267.089.132.2582.7412.334.500.000.0031.25
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan15of251011411940215220172800322.284.311.418.729598151.315.134.177.3194.6418.544.003.3128.2020.00
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan15of269413918355152210102311315.252.301.410.7115711154.263.158.237.3146.4914.942.303.2527.8031.43
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca29of273484102432170031001201.286.303.405.70834690.307.119.155.3143.3311.113.331.1184.0025.00
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca14of28103287368614412501243412257.300.354.387.74111119316.335.087.167.3287.5910.761.420.32287.0022.09
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan10of29587191900313027700001.268.333.394.72728378.262.126.197.3258.978.971.003.8523.6715.79
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan10of306784818321100062310115.214.272.333.60528692.279.119.190.2656.5225.003.831.0984.0033.33
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn19rf3181908164011000102800002.178.260.256.516235100.246.078.189.24110.0028.002.801.0090.0031.25
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter599100711926336111711824711713712924.261.308.369.677372641100.296.108.177.0006.4515.552.411.5559.2424.33
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4111442190414732116198131411416210817180.287.340.400.7405771101591.311.113.191.0007.1710.181.421.0190.1326.57
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter24886212525343141011491082845610110.294.355.411.76635467965.312.117.211.0008.508.701.021.0486.2026.48
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1114014611522166722164431670.287.315.392.70715729427.305.105.145.0003.7510.302.751.4166.8325.22
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5217919468601722163421100.257.323.369.6926614199.315.112.201.0008.0417.092.130.000.0030.43
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter89358951373191995193362400000.383.439.6791.11824359394.375.296.441.0009.146.090.674.8218.8443.07
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter381546651371551476233499248414.251.293.374.66720434594.279.123.183.0005.7216.672.912.3639.0024.82
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1373714611017623201274413458.296.342.391.73314525406.328.095.164.0006.6510.841.630.49185.5022.73
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter81908164011000102800002.178.260.256.516235100.246.078.189.00010.0028.002.801.0090.0031.25
Average MLB - Per 162 games162272327110353211194612326.261.308.369.67710117297.296.108.177.0006.4515.552.411.5559.2424.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625687516329867856456443770.287.340.400.74022743627.311.113.191.0007.1710.181.421.0190.1326.57

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan20OF38--432-145451.0001.18------5273.127.1
1986San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan21OF107--1861121199197.9901.84------11196.479.3
1987Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan22OF100--14151-147146.9931.46------11090.970.4
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22OF10--12---12121.0001.20------1758.86.2
1988Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23OF87--13434-141137.9721.57------11277.761.3
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23OF4---------------1233.32.5
1989Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24OF21--27---27271.0001.29------2680.814.8
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24OF19--261-127271.0001.42------3259.411.9
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25OF44--391--40401.0000.91------10143.627.2
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26OF41--372--39391.0000.95------9443.625.3
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27OF19--33---33331.0001.74------3455.911.7
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27DH2---------------345.91.2
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28OF83--14961-156155.9941.87------10380.651.2
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28DH5---------------1034.93.1
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca281B1--121-113131.00013.00------1031.00.6
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29OF20--14---14141.0000.70------5834.517.5
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30OF17--21---21211.0001.24------6725.411.8
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan301B2--51-2661.0003.00------673.01.4
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31RF24--16---16161.0000.67------8129.614.8
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31LF5--4---441.0000.80------816.23.1
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn311B1---1--111.0001.00------811.20.6
MLB Totals for OF - 9 season(s)-   OF257--3311011342341.9971.33------2570.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF24--16---16161.0000.67------240.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH7---------------70.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF5--4---441.0000.80------50.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B4--173-320201.0005.00------40.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF208--30285-315310.9841.49------2080.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF107--1861121199197.9901.84------1070.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF38--432-145451.0001.18------380.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan20---------38-
1986San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan21---------107-
1987Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan22---------100-
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22---------10-
1988Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23---------87-
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23---------4-
1989Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24---------21-
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24---------19-
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25---------44-
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26---------41-
1992Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27---------192
1993Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca28--1------835
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29---------20-
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30--2------17-
1996San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31--1---5-24--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB3011000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1996San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB31221200000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0002021.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs33120000000100000.667.667.6671.3342031.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2010San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn45Director, Player Personnel1629072.5562.01Bud Black
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1996-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-01-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1995-10-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-04-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1994-10-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-04-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1994-03-29Released by Royals. 
1991-12-11TradeTraded by Dodgers with Domingo Mota to Royals for Todd Benzinger. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Los Angeles Dodgers-20135,000-------135,000Signing Bonus out of 1985 Draft (1st round - 10th overall)
1987Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll2260,000-59540-344,90660,000195,000
1988Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll2362,500-60433-392,10762,500257,500
1989Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll2480,000-5532831429,80262,500337,500
1990Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll25125,000-5412823515,727100,000462,500
1991Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll26260,000-4202541742,231100,000722,500
1992Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll27425,000-3731854962,245109,0001,147,500
1993Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll28505,000-3691960968,431109,0001,652,500
1994Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll29250,000-4662149957,101109,0001,902,500
1995Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll30275,000-4282153999,520109,0002,177,500
1996San Diego PadresTeam Payroll31360,000-3851658957,870109,0002,537,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red