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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Christopher Joseph Short
Stat Years
1957-1973  [mlb] 1959-1973
Height/Weight
6-4 / 205
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
Positions
P (501) ... C (1)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
1991-08-01 [53.316]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Milford (Milford,DE)
Colleges
University of Delaware (Newark, Delaware)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1957
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Jocko Collins
MLB Debut
1959-04-19 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.212)
Service Time
Organizations
PHI [14] MIL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17984 ... retro id: shorc102 ... mlbam id: 122188
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1957Johnson CityAppRk----191---923.451500000099.07948380561190001.367.180.005.0910.824.362.13.818
    1957Minor Totals: byYearRk----191---923.4515000015099.07948380561190001.367.180.005.0910.824.362.13.818
    1958High Point-ThomasvilleCaroA+----202---13132.6334000000243.0211113710932210001.257.810.003.448.194.192.38.500
    1958Minor Totals: byYearA+----201---13132.63340000340243.0211113710932210001.257.810.003.448.194.192.38.500
    1959BuffaloILAAA----213---1293.1627000000182.015369640571300001.157.570.002.826.433.412.28.571
    1959Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41213Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.16320001014.119131331082012.0211.931.886.285.028.160.80.000
    1959Minor Totals: byYearAAA----211---1293.16270000270182.015369640571300001.157.570.002.826.433.412.28.571
    1959MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf008.30320001014.319131331082012.0612.131.916.385.118.300.80.000
    1960IndianapolisAmerAAA----224---015.6330000008.09650470001.6310.130.004.507.886.751.75.000
    1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41224Log - Sp - Ext - Perf693.9442102013323107.11015547852546031.438.470.674.364.534.611.04.400
    1960Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---015.6330000308.09650470001.6310.130.004.507.886.751.75.000
    1960MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf693.9542102013323107.31015547852546031.438.490.674.374.544.621.04.400
    1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41235Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6125.9439161011231127.1157948412718014031.7911.100.855.025.656.641.13.333
    1961MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6125.9539161011231127.3157948412718014031.7911.120.855.035.666.661.13.333
    1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41246Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1193.4247124016353142.014966541356917181.449.440.823.555.774.181.63.550
    1962MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1193.4247124016353142.014966541356917181.449.440.823.555.774.181.63.550
    1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41257Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9122.953827633110198.0185776512691608431.288.410.553.147.273.502.32.429
    1963MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9122.953827633110198.0185776512691608431.288.410.553.147.273.502.32.429
    1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41268Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1792.2042311244112220.2174635410511814041.027.100.412.087.382.573.55.654
    1964MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1792.2142311244112220.7174635410511814041.027.110.412.087.402.573.55.654
    1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41279Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18112.824740155372297.12601029318892375051.177.870.542.697.173.092.66.621
    1965MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf18112.824740155372297.32601029318892375051.177.880.552.707.183.092.66.621
    1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi412810Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20103.544239194230272.025712010728681776091.198.500.932.255.863.972.60.667
    1966MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf20103.544239194230272.025712010728681776091.198.500.932.255.863.972.60.667
    1967Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi412911Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9112.39292682131199.116355539741426041.197.360.413.346.412.481.92.450
    1967MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9112.40292682131199.316355539741426041.197.370.413.356.422.491.92.450
    1968Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi413012Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19132.94423692461269.2236998825812023091.187.880.832.706.743.302.49.594
    1968MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf19132.94423692461269.7236998825812023091.187.890.842.716.753.312.49.594
    1969Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi413113Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.20220000010.011882450011.509.901.803.604.507.201.25.000
    1969MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf007.20220000010.011882450011.509.901.803.604.507.201.25.000
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi413214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9164.30363472121199.02111009513661332161.399.540.592.986.024.522.02.360
    1970MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf9164.30363472121199.02111009513661332161.399.540.592.986.024.522.02.360
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi413315Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7143.85312652351173.018285742263956031.429.471.143.284.944.421.51.333
    1971MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7143.85312652351173.018285742263956031.429.471.143.284.944.421.51.333
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi413416Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.9119000919123.024121038202001.399.391.173.137.834.702.50.500
    1972MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf113.9119000919123.024121038202001.399.391.173.137.834.702.50.500
    1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil273517Log - Sp - Ext - Perf355.1342700835272.0864241544442021.8110.750.635.505.505.251.00.375
    1973MLB Totals: MILbyYearMLB----351Log - Sp - Ext - Perf355.1342700835272.0864241544442021.8110.750.635.505.505.251.00.375
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)1351323.43501308882478193182,325.022159918861838061629736611.308.570.713.126.313.842.02.506
    National League Totals (14 yrs)1321273.38459301882470158162,253.021299498451787621585716591.288.500.713.046.333.792.08.510
    American League Totals (1 yrs)355.1342700835272.0864241544442021.8110.750.635.505.505.251.00.375
    Minor League Totals34253.01790000790532.045223617802104770001.247.650.003.558.073.992.27.576
    Minor: Rk Totals923.4515000015099.07948380561190001.367.180.005.0910.824.362.13.818
    Minor: A+ Totals13132.63340000340243.0211113710932210001.257.810.003.448.194.192.38.500
    Minor: AAA Totals12103.27300000300190.016275690611370001.177.670.002.896.493.552.25.545
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (14 yrs)1321273.38459301882470158162,253.021299498451787621585716591.288.500.713.046.333.792.08.510
    Milwaukee Brewers Totals (1 yrs)355.1342700835272.0864241544442021.8110.750.635.505.505.251.00.375
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1959Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4121pL-S-E-P136000000000200000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4122pL-S-E-P242250000000001300000.000.000.000.0002500.000.000.0000.0052.000.000.00.000.0
    1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4123pL-S-E-P340371600021011007002.162.184.162.3464560.054.000.2222.2222.2210.000.00.000.0
    1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4124pL-S-E-P44836282002000304100.222.216.278.49441102.056.056.2350.007.320.000.00.0025.0
    1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4125pL-S-E-P538663701000001404000.106.106.136.2427091.030.030.1350.0020.000.000.00.0014.3
    1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4126pL-S-E-P644654701040011808101.108.119.138.2577591.046.030.1461.3324.0018.000.00.0014.3
    1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4127pL-S-E-P7479921300010002918001.131.140.131.271108130.000.000.1860.0026.850.000.00.000.0
    1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4128pL-S-E-P84210662210040013101002.208.215.217.432108231.019.009.2930.9328.7031.000.00.004.6
    1967Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4129pL-S-E-P929660610050022014001.091.130.106.2367371.045.015.1302.7427.4010.000.00.0016.7
    1968Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4130pL-S-E-P10437971210040021818102.152.181.165.34691131.038.013.1942.2019.789.000.00.008.3
    1969Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4131pL-S-E-P1123000000000200000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.00.000.0
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4132pL-S-E-P1236610300020012007103.049.063.049.1127030.016.000.0711.4328.5720.000.00.000.0
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi4133pL-S-E-P1331484400000061806001.083.185.083.2686040.125.000.13310.0030.003.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (13 yrs)44569729885202410141983574013.126.146.139.285775977.034.013.1751.8125.5514.140.00.007.9
    National League Totals (13 yrs)44569729885202410141983574013.126.146.139.285775977.034.013.1751.8125.5514.140.00.007.9
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (13 yrs)44569729885202410141983574013.126.146.139.285775977.034.013.1751.8125.5514.140.00.007.9
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1959Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB21P3014.10200221.0000.700.141.9100.014
    1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB22P420107.1818122726.9630.600.2427.3100.02
    1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB23C100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.57
    1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB23P390127.1620112726.9630.700.2025.397.57
    1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB24P470142.01122123433.9710.700.2329.297.92
    1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB25P380198.015460361611.0001.600.3123.5100.04
    1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB26P420220.2735114342.9771.000.1925.995.53
    1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27P470297.1939435248.9231.000.1629.2100.03
    1966Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28P420272.01445236159.9671.400.2225.9100.03
    1967Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB29P290199.17350142421.0001.400.2117.9100.08
    1968Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB30P420269.21138245149.9611.200.1825.997.73
    1969Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB31P2010.02101331.0001.500.301.2100.015
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB32P360199.01018112928.9660.800.1422.4100.06
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB33P310173.01026303936.9231.200.2119.1100.09
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB34P19023.0121043.7500.200.1312.2100.011
    1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLB35P42072.01120013131.0000.300.1825.9100.02
    MLB Totals - (C)100000000.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (P)50102,323112359172211.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1959MLB3----------
    1960MLB42----------
    1961MLB391---------
    1962MLB47----------
    1963MLB38----------
    1964MLB42----------
    1965MLB47----------
    1966MLB42----------
    1967MLB29----------
    1968MLB42----------
    1969MLB2----------
    1970MLB36----------
    1971MLB31----------
    1972MLB19----------
    1973MLB42----------
    Totals5011---------
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