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Christian YelichTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Milwaukee Brewers MLB Years: 2013-2018
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

PositionsLF-641, CF-423, OF-145, RF-76, DH-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristian S.Yelich
Height6-4Weight185BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 5,1991 [26.349]PlaceThousand Oaks,California
High SchoolWestlake (Westlake Village,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Florida Marlins [Team Picks] in the 1st round (23rd overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,700,000Signing ScoutsTim McDonnellService Time4.069 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2011-FLO-#3 ... 2012-MLB-#41 ... 2012-MIA-#1 ... 2013-MLB-#15 ... 2013-MIA-#2
MLB DebutJuly 23,2013 [21.231]
OrganizationsMIA [8] MIL [1] Awards10Awards Voting1-5
TBC Player ID156793Retrosheet IDyelic001MLBAM ID592885
RelationshipsBrother of Collin Yelich
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (OF) in 2013
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed77Power63Contact56XBH50RBIs62Runs50Hitting89Durability63Team.470Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Gulf Coast MarlinsGCLRkflo-lf18624391103102700003.375.423.500.92312226.529.125.250.4067.6926.923.500.000.0022.22
2010Greensboro GrasshoppersSALAflo7lf18623282002001600001.348.375.435.81010224.471.087.130.3594.1725.006.000.000.0025.00
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         124751731051031300004.362.400.468.86822450.500.106.191.3836.0026.004.330.000.0023.53
2011Greensboro GrasshoppersSALAflo7lf1912246173144321157732555102302110.312.388.484.87222348521.373.172.349.38210.5619.581.852.8830.7333.33
2012Gulf Coast MarlinsGCLRkmia-cf2014010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2210.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mia8cf201063977613129512482064985010210.330.404.519.92320646447.397.189.348.39810.9619.021.732.6833.0835.11
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1074017613229512482064985010210.329.402.516.91820746451.395.187.344.39610.8618.851.732.6633.4234.85
2013Gulf Coast MarlinsGCLRkmia-cf21517250100001500000.294.333.412.7457118.417.118.176.3255.5627.785.000.000.0020.00
2013Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mia-cf21726360024004800001.231.333.462.79512230.250.231.385.35013.3326.672.006.6713.0033.33
2013Jacksonville SunsSouAAmia-cf-lf2149193335413672955265210212.280.365.518.88310026222.346.238.373.37911.7123.422.003.1527.5748.15
2013Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         61236386513793355316510213.275.359.504.86311929270.341.229.360.37211.4824.072.103.3326.2244.62
2013Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia21lf21622403469121416100316610114.288.370.396.7669517273.380.108.279.34111.3624.182.131.4760.0024.64
2014Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mia28lf-cf2226220001101100000.333.429.333.762207.400.000.333.35314.2914.291.000.000.000.00
2014New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia10lf-cf2229110014000500000.111.111.444.555419.000.333.333.2370.0055.560.0011.119.00100.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         415330015101600000.200.250.400.6506116.250.200.333.2886.2537.506.006.2515.0033.33
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia21lf22144582941653069542177013733239.284.362.402.76423445660.356.118.263.34110.6120.761.961.3664.6727.27
2015Jupiter HammerheadsFSLA+mia21lf2339231000101300000.333.400.444.8444110.500.111.333.37010.0030.003.000.000.0033.33
2015Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia21lf231264766314330274416547101200213.300.366.416.78219839525.370.116.237.3438.9519.242.151.3368.0027.27
2016Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia21lf241555787817238321989472138450420.298.379.483.86227962659.360.185.318.37010.9320.941.923.1927.5236.05
2017Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia21cf25156602100170362188116280137606413.282.369.439.80826456694.336.157.312.34811.5319.741.712.5933.4432.94
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil22261475741181873473611022468135702214.326.402.5981.00034377651.373.272.422.42210.4520.741.995.5315.9441.18
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter790305248790618021954039422368714238111673.297.376.463.83914132963462.360.166.310.00010.6320.621.942.7432.1332.67
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter30911691973647814371686016140274414427.311.386.497.8835811291318.379.186.343.00010.6220.791.962.8131.5935.44
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter29110014000500000.111.111.444.555419.000.333.333.0000.0055.560.0011.119.00100.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter49193335413672955265210212.280.365.518.88310026222.346.238.373.00011.7123.422.003.1527.5748.15
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1184388314230514532265597010211.324.400.511.91122449494.391.187.349.00011.1319.641.762.8331.2934.51
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12848475152341157932556108302111.314.387.481.86823350545.377.167.339.00010.2819.821.932.7532.2732.89
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter124551512031031200003.333.375.444.81920348.455.111.200.0006.2525.004.000.000.0020.00
Miami Marlins Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter64324783697191461459293721830057916891459.290.369.432.80110702192811.357.142.285.00010.6720.601.932.1042.0030.46
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1475741181873473611022468135702214.326.402.5981.00034377651.373.272.422.00010.4520.741.995.5315.9441.18
Average MLB - Per 162 games162626100186374198319575146522315.297.376.463.83929061710.360.166.310.00010.6320.621.942.7432.1332.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games162613103191417198831873144212214.311.386.497.88330568691.379.186.343.00010.6220.791.962.8131.5935.44

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkflo18LF6--91-110101.0001.67------6100.010.7
2010Greensboro Grasshoppers SALAflo18LF5--9---991.0001.80------683.33.6
2011Greensboro Grasshoppers SALAflo19LF86--142451151146.9671.70------12270.561.9
2011Greensboro Grasshoppers SALAflo19CF28--65-1-6665.9852.32------12223.020.1
2012Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkmia20CF1--1-1-21.5001.00------1100.01.7
2012Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia20CF96--219241225221.9822.30------10690.670.6
2012Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia20LF7--711-98.8891.14------1066.65.1
2013Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkmia21CF4--61-1771.0001.75------580.06.8
2013Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia21CF6--7---771.0001.17------785.74.4
2013Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia21CF27--572--59591.0002.19------4955.119.9
2013Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia21LF22--2811-3029.9671.32------4944.916.2
2013Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia21RF1--2---221.0002.00------492.00.7
2013Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia21LF5956505103---1031031.0001.750.20-----6295.236.4
2013Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia21CF553911---11111.0002.200.28-----628.13.1
2014Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia22LF1--2---221.0002.00------250.00.7
2014Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia22CF1--1---111.0001.00------250.00.7
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia22CF1--2---221.0002.00------250.00.7
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia22LF1--5---551.0005.00------250.00.7
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia22LF1381331182255611262261.9961.890.22-----14495.885.2
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia22CF1297616-1-1716.9411.330.21-----1448.37.4
2015Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia23LF3--6---661.0002.00------3100.02.1
2015Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia23LF1038678618252-189187.9891.820.24-----12681.763.6
2015Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia23CF3636282741-175751.0002.080.27-----12628.622.2
2016Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia24LF1201201061192531200197.9851.640.19-----15577.474.5
2016Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia24CF31292586813-7269.9582.230.27-----15520.019.3
2016Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia24DH1---------------1550.60.6
2017Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia25CF155155136837011-372371.9972.390.27-----15699.495.7
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil26OF1451431269266431273270.9891.860.21-----14798.689.0
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil26LF906359610931-113112.9911.240.19-----14761.255.2
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil26RF75685571211-11221221.0001.630.22-----14751.046.0
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil26CF201211536-2-3836.9471.800.31-----14713.612.3
MLB Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF51045841308411972867860.9921.690.21-----5100.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 6 season(s)-   CF2592462138575371585578.9882.230.27-----2590.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1451431269266431273270.9891.860.21-----1450.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF75685571211-11221221.0001.630.22-----750.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--5---551.0005.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF27--572--59591.0002.19------270.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF22--2811-3029.9671.32------220.00.0
AA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF103--227241233229.9832.22------1030.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF11--1511-1716.9411.45------110.00.0
A Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF91--151451160155.9691.70------910.00.0
A Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF28--65-1-6665.9852.32------280.00.0
Rk Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF6--91-110101.0001.67------60.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF5--711198.8891.60------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkflo18------6----
2010Greensboro Grasshoppers SALAflo18------5----
2011Greensboro Grasshoppers SALAflo19------8628---
2012Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkmia20-------1---
2012Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia20------796---
2013Gulf Coast Marlins GCLRkmia21-------4---
2013Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia21-------6---
2013Jacksonville Suns SouAAmia21------22271--
2013Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia21------595---
2014Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia22------11---
2014New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia22------11---
2014Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia22------13812---
2015Jupiter Hammerheads FSLA+mia23------3----
2015Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia23------10336---
2016Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia24------12031--1
2017Miami MarlinsNLMLBmia25-------155---
2018Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil26------902075145-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Glendale Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor2025931328610113151700000.301.337.387.72436798.368.086.1615.1017.353.400.000.0025.00
2012Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2023000000002200001.000.400.000.400005.000.000.66740.0040.001.000.000.000.00
2013Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB212244131631514016710000.364.451.8181.26936951.344.454.56811.7613.731.179.808.8056.25
2014Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB22216371800022251400000.286.338.286.62418068.367.000.0797.3520.592.800.000.000.00
2015Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2319539162105205700001.302.362.377.73920358.348.075.2088.6212.071.400.000.0018.75
2016Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB241852193005003800003.173.218.231.44912355.205.058.1155.4514.552.670.000.0033.33
2017Miami MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2511295104027003500100.345.394.6901.08420633.348.345.4489.0915.151.676.0614.5060.00
2018Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26205013184021210101220002.360.484.5601.04428662.444.200.42016.1319.351.203.2325.0033.33
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs25931328610113151700000.301.337.387.72436798.368.086.1615.1017.353.400.000.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs113294488716294553345530107.296.373.456.82913427332.338.160.28210.2416.571.622.7132.6731.03

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010High School All-American - 2nd Team (IF)1
2011Florida Marlins Minor League Player of the Year ... South Atlantic League All-Star Team (OF)2
2012Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (OF) ... Florida State League All-Star Team (OF) ... Hi A Player of the Year ... Minor League High-A All-Star Team (OF)4
2014National League Gold Glove (Left Field)1
2016NL Silver Slugger Award (OF)1
2017World Baseball Classic All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-04-17RFMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.134Team Roster on 2018-04-17
2018-04-08CFMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right oblique26.125Team Roster on 2018-04-08
2018-01-25CFMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Marlins to Brewers for Lewis Brinson, Monte Harrison, Isan Diaz and Jordan Yamamoto26.051Team Roster on 2018-01-25
2015-08-26CFMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.265Team Roster on 2015-08-26
2015-08-16LF-CFMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right knee contusion23.255Team Roster on 2015-08-16
2015-05-08LF-CFMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.155Team Roster on 2015-05-08
2015-04-24lfMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Lower back strain23.141Team Roster on 2015-04-24
2015-03-23lfMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 7-year contract for 2015-2021 ($49.57) [Extension] 0.57-1-3.5-7-9.75-12.5-14 Club option for 2022 at $15m with $1.25m buyout.23.109Team Roster on 2015-03-23
2014-06-29lfMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL22.207Team Roster on 2014-06-29
2014-06-16lfMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Lower back strain22.194Team Roster on 2014-06-16
2013-07-23lfMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Jacksonville (AA)21.231Team Roster on 2013-07-23
2013-07-10LFMiami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jacksonville (AA)21.218Team Roster on 2013-07-10
2013-07-06LFMiami MarlinsJupiter (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jupiter (A+)21.214Team Roster on 2013-07-06
2013-07-05LFMiami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jacksonville (AA)21.213Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-07-04LFMiami MarlinsJupiter (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jupiter (A+)21.212Team Roster on 2013-07-04
2013-07-03LFMiami MarlinsJupiter (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jupiter (A+)21.211Team Roster on 2013-07-03
2013-07-03LFMiami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk)21.211Team Roster on 2013-07-03
2013-06-28LFMiami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk)21.206Team Roster on 2013-06-28
2013-06-07LFMiami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Lower abdominal strain21.185Team Roster on 2013-06-07
2013-04-21LFMiami MarlinsJacksonville (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jacksonville (AA)21.138Team Roster on 2013-04-21
2012-06-19LFMiami MarlinsJupiter (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Jupiter (A+)20.197Team Roster on 2012-06-19
2012-06-18LFMiami MarlinsGulf Coast Marlins (Rk)-Minors--20.196Team Roster on 2012-06-18
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-08-16ContractSigned by Marlins 
* 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
2010Florida Marlins-181,700,000-------1,700,000Signing Bonus out of 2010 Draft (1st round - 23rd overall)
2013Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll21490,000-77552-3,023,990490,0002,190,000
2014Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll22505,000-68424233,256,497500,0002,695,000
2015Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll23651,0002.06952218433,571,283507,5003,346,0002015-03-23 - Signed to 7-year contract for 2015-2021 ($49.57) [Extension] 0.57-1-3.5-7-9.75-12.5-14 Club option for 2022 at $15m with $1.25m buyout.
2016Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll241,000,0003.06945719483,498,245507,5004,346,000
2017Miami MarlinsTeam Payroll253,500,0004.06931013663,651,709535,0007,846,000
2018Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll267,000,000-162479++4,360,045545,00014,846,000
* 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