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Chris NichtingTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1985-2002 MLB Years: 1995-2002
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-422Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Thomas Nichting
Height6-2Weight220BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 13,1966 [52.215]PlaceCincinnati,Ohio
High SchoolElder (Cincinnati,OH)
CollegeNorthwestern University (Evanston,IL)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (66th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1988-LAN-#9 ... 1989-LAN-#6
MLB DebutMay 15,1995 [29.002]
OrganizationsLAN [5] COL [2] TEX [2] CLE [2] NYA [1] OAK [1] CIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID1334Retrosheet IDnichc002MLBAM ID119775
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1987 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts65Walks54Hittable40SO/BB62vsPower40Hitting8Durability60Team.489Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1987NorthwesternCollegeNCAAJrRel2100--80800030.0000000000----------0.00--
1988Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan55ST221142.09211925121138.09040327511517001.025.870.463.339.852.96.733-
1989San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-ST234145.03262602000154.016096861310113614001.699.350.765.907.951.35.222-
1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-ST26452.5213130000078.2582522337814001.216.640.344.239.272.19.444-
1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-ST26137.931091000042.0644237223255102.0713.710.434.935.361.09.250-
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0584.40232210000120.212267595601069101.519.100.374.487.911.77.3853.06
1993Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-ST27014.15440000017.0189826181001.389.351.043.129.353.00.000-
1994San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-S/R28341.6421813008165.2472112134747101.236.440.144.6610.142.18.429-
1994Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-S/R28227.401073001041.0613934528256002.1513.281.096.105.440.89.500-
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0563.873115160091106.110860466629913101.599.080.505.218.331.60.4553.75
1995Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-S/R29552.1323716328167.2581916419722001.147.710.532.539.583.79.500-
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex54Rel29007.0313013003024.036191911363002.0113.320.374.812.220.46-4.75
1996Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-S/R30101.0041300109.09110370001.339.00--3.007.002.331.000-
1997Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAoak-S/R317137.76332493031131.01701201132146908101.6511.681.443.166.181.96.350-
1998Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-Rel32864.39435380017196.010454479379711101.469.720.843.469.062.62.571-
1999Columbus ClippersILAAAnya54S/R33855.29252142000127.2135807522471106001.439.521.553.317.752.34.615-
2000Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-CL34234.234734400362666.0653131616600101.238.860.822.188.183.75.400-
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle67Rel34007.0070700109.013770571002.0013.00--5.007.001.40-3.25
2001Louisville RiverBatsILAAAcin41R/CL35212.972702700231733.0241111510450001.026.481.352.7012.154.50.667-
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin57Rel35034.46360360011136.046241868332001.4911.391.491.988.174.13.0004.04
2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol48Rel35004.5070700006.09332070001.5013.503.00--10.500.00-5.05
2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-Rel361410.1923023007132.2534037722233002.3014.601.936.066.341.05.200-
2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol47Rel36114.4629029005036.040181875251001.249.911.731.246.195.00.5004.50
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter145.229209200201111.114471651631787001.5611.571.292.496.272.52.2001.29
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter59704.60330147183153106491097.21116628562107480101474501.459.130.873.928.292.11.457-
AAA Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter37425.5924577168829647644.07434374028125155441401.5410.341.133.497.712.21.468-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter11233.626047132081297.02651421201717229125101.467.990.515.198.781.69.324-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1152.32252325121155.010849409571698001.066.260.523.309.792.96.688-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter00--808000150.0000000000----------0.00--
Colorado Rockies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter114.4636036005042.049212195321001.2810.421.911.066.806.40.500-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter034.46360360011136.046241868332001.4911.391.491.988.174.13.000-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter007.0313013003024.036191911363002.0113.320.374.812.220.46--
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter007.0070700109.013770571002.0013.00--5.007.001.40--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings285.22181018100392220.0283139128316115314001.5611.571.292.496.272.52.2001.29
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12144.60662937312110220.0223126112219620315101.459.130.873.928.292.11.462-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-p232621140000000703000.190.190.190.3804024.286.000.000.1730.0029.170.000.000.000.00
1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-p261514221000000800000.143.143.214.3573114.333.071.071.1590.0057.140.000.000.0050.00
1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-p261010111001000400000.100.100.200.3002110.167.100.100.1310.0040.000.000.000.00100.00
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         25243320010001200000.125.125.208.3335224.250.083.083.1470.0050.000.000.000.0066.67
1994San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-p28216000000000403000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0044.440.000.000.000.00
1994Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-p281010010000000101000.100.100.100.2001011.111.000.000.0900.009.090.000.000.000.00
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3116010000000504000.063.063.063.1261020.091.000.000.0560.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin57p35331000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol48p3570100000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Totals for NL-NL         401100000000101000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-p36232000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol47p36263110000000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.000.2970.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter664210000000101000.250.250.250.500105.333.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter105634820010002607000.127.127.159.28610270.216.032.032.0000.0037.140.000.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4322121001000701000.091.091.136.2273123.133.045.045.0000.0030.430.000.000.0050.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter62413610000001906000.146.146.171.3177147.273.025.024.0000.0040.430.000.000.0016.67
Colorado Rockies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter333210000000001000.333.333.333.666104.333.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter331000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16210520000000202000.250.250.250.5002012.333.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16297612300200040011000.127.127.159.286153108.216.032.032.0000.0037.140.000.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1988Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan22P21--98412117.8100.81------21100.015.3
1989San Antonio Missions TexAAlan23P26--13251-3938.9741.46------26100.019.1
1992San Antonio Missions TexAAlan26P13--77411814.7781.08------1586.79.6
1992Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26P10--542-119.8180.90------10100.07.0
1993Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan27P4---32-53.6000.75------4100.03.0
1994San Antonio Missions TexAAlan28P21--46211210.8330.48------21100.015.4
1994Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan28P10--17-1881.0000.80------10100.07.2
1995Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex29P23--66-112121.0000.52------23100.016.1
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex29P13-2457--12121.0000.920.50-----13100.09.0
1996Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex30P4--11-1221.0000.50------4100.02.8
1997Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak31P33--11133-2724.8890.73------33100.022.9
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle32P43--4104-1814.7780.33------43100.030.1
1999Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya33P25--8173-2825.8931.00------25100.017.7
2000Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle34P47--181-109.9000.19------47100.032.4
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle34P7-911--221.0000.290.22-----7100.04.3
2001Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin35P27--241-76.8570.22------27100.018.8
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin35P36-3626--881.0000.220.22-----36100.022.2
2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol35P7-613--441.0000.570.67-----7100.04.3
2002Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol36P23--26-1881.0000.35------23100.016.0
2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol36P29-3623-1551.0000.170.14-----29100.017.9
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P92-1111120-131311.0000.340.28-----920.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 10 season(s)-   P245--4176144131117.8930.48------2450.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P60--2438726962.8991.03------600.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P25--911612620.7690.80------250.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1988Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan2221----------
1989San Antonio Missions TexAAlan2326----------
1992San Antonio Missions TexAAlan2613----------
1992Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan2610----------
1993Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan274----------
1994San Antonio Missions TexAAlan2821----------
1994Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan2810----------
1995Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex2923----------
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex2913----------
1996Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex304----------
1997Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak3133----------
1998Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle3243----------
1999Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya3325----------
2000Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle3447----------
2000Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle347----------
2001Louisville RiverBats ILAAAcin3527----------
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3536----------
2001Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol357----------
2002Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol3623----------
2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3629----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2002-01-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2001-10-19Released by Rockies. 
2001-09-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2001-09-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-01-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
2000-10-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-02-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-12-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1998-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-02-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1997-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-11-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-11-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1995Texas RangersTeam Payroll29109,000-75332-999,520109,000109,000
2000Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll34175,000-79545-1,394,248200,000284,000
2001Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll35200,000-77143-1,897,758200,000484,000
2001Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll35200,000-77146-1,897,758200,000484,000
2002Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll36200,000-75735-2,011,045200,000684,000
* 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