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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Chris Edward Speier
Stat Years
1970-1989  [mlb] 1971-1989
Height/Weight
6-1 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (1905) ... 3B (184) ... 2B (140) ... 1B (2)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Alameda (Alameda,CA)
Colleges
University of California-Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, California)
Draft
Selected by the San Francisco Giants in Round #1 (#2 overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Sec Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1971-04-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.283)
Service Time
Organizations
SFN [10] MON [8] CHN [2] MIN [1] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18293 ... retro id: speic001 ... mlbam id: 122573
Relations
Father of Justin Speier
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1970AmarilloTexAA----20ss---112946044130205666000000000.283.283.387.67046017831.000.104.0000.000.000.0076.71.3023.9
    1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3521ssL-S-E-P215760174141176846475690751615.235.307.323.63067019431.176.088.2648.3613.431.6175.11.1922.0
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3522ssL-S-E-P315056274151252157194829234728.269.361.400.76165822542.286.131.29412.4613.981.1237.52.2827.8
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3523ssL-S-E-P4153542581351741171456669252418.249.332.356.68861719332.227.107.26710.7011.181.0549.31.7823.7
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3524ssL-S-E-P51415015512519595332626448287.250.336.361.69757718133.238.111.27010.7511.091.0355.71.5626.4
    1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3525ssL-S-E-P6141487601323051069457050133713.271.362.415.77756420245.285.144.28412.418.870.7148.71.7734.1
    1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3526ssL-S-E-P714549551112184340226052467116.226.311.297.60857214725.192.071.24410.499.090.87165.00.5222.3
    1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3527ssL-S-E-P8617131000000300000.176.176.235.4111741.059.059.2140.0017.650.000.00.0033.3
    1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon427ssL-S-E-P813953158125306538126778132314.235.321.343.66460418241.232.108.26711.0912.911.16106.20.8332.8
    1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon428ssL-S-E-P9150501471261835511060751261014.251.329.329.65857016526.200.078.28310.5313.161.25100.20.8820.6
    1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon429ssL-S-E-P1011334431781317260043453011013.227.317.331.64839111421.230.104.24211.0011.511.0549.11.7926.9
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon430ssL-S-E-P11128388351031441320352380611810.265.351.330.68144712819.191.065.29111.638.500.73388.00.2218.5
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon431ssL-S-E-P12963073369102225123829060109.225.310.290.6003518914.186.065.24310.838.260.76153.50.5720.3
    1982Montreal ExposNLMLBmon432ssL-S-E-P13156530411362647601647671341213.257.316.360.67658519137.183.103.2808.0311.451.4375.71.2027.2
    1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon433ssL-S-E-P1488261316712222221293723344.257.332.341.6732988916.199.084.2899.7312.421.28130.50.6723.9
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLBmon434ssL-S-E-P152540160001001802001.150.171.150.3214360.025.000.1882.3318.608.000.00.000.0
    1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln534ssL-S-E-P153811892171380091911014.178.242.331.5731293911.229.153.1886.9814.732.1139.32.3352.4
    1984Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin434ssL-S-E-P151233270001003701001.212.278.212.4903770.091.000.2698.1118.922.330.00.000.0
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2835ss-3bL-S-E-P16106218165311042413173403207.243.295.349.6442407615.174.106.2697.0814.172.0054.51.6728.3
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28363bL-S-E-P179515521448062322153214134.284.349.452.8011767014.265.168.3228.5218.182.1325.83.4131.8
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2372b-3bL-S-E-P181113173979130113947425131153.249.342.394.73636412524.268.145.26611.5414.011.2128.83.0230.4
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn35382bL-S-E-P198217126379131833233915127.216.311.333.6442015713.251.117.26211.4419.401.7057.01.4935.1
    1989Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-39ss---20922561004108701010.273.467.318.7853171.455.045.40025.8122.580.880.00.0016.7
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3539ss-3bL-S-E-P202837794002005902002.243.333.351.68444134.243.108.32111.3620.451.800.00.0044.4
    MLB Totals (22 yrs)226071567701759302501127204254847988357344106183.246.327.349.67681552497464.220.103.27010.3912.121.1763.91.3726.4
    National League Totals (21 yrs)224871237681752302501127194254844981357244106182.246.327.350.67781182490464.220.104.27010.4012.081.1663.61.3826.5
    American League Totals (1 yrs)1233270001003701001.212.278.212.4903770.091.000.2698.1118.922.330.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals13848249136215670108701010.282.294.384.67849118532.120.102.2771.631.430.8880.31.2223.5
    Minor: AA Totals12946044130205666000000000.283.283.387.67046017831.104.104.2730.000.000.0076.71.3023.9
    Minor: AAA Totals922561004108701010.273.467.318.7853171.455.045.40025.8122.580.880.00.0016.7
    San Francisco Giants Totals (10 yrs)11143730445924153277040933354665192539243589.248.333.360.69342841341250.236.112.27010.8812.111.1153.31.6327.1
    Montreal Expos Totals (8 yrs)89529022777101232229255614337377825176778.245.323.332.6553289964174.201.087.27110.2511.461.12100.10.8824.5
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)20137337971901047353266173311.260.318.391.70941614629.212.131.2907.6915.872.0637.32.4029.9
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)3811892171380091911014.178.242.331.5731293911.229.153.1886.9814.732.1139.32.3352.4
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)1233270001003701001.212.278.212.4903770.091.000.2698.1118.922.330.00.000.0
    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
    1971San Francisco GiantsNLMLB21SS15600.02395173395789756.9584.800.0096.399.41
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLB22SS15001,320.12435172069780760.9745.100.5896.8100.01
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLB232B102.00100111.0001.000.500.60.75
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLB23SS15001,299.22554703392758725.9564.800.5692.698.01
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLB242B400.0580213131.0003.300.002.52.85
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLB24SS13500.02104452182676655.9694.900.0083.395.71
    1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLB253B100.00100111.0001.000.000.60.76
    1975San Francisco GiantsNLMLB25SS13600.02474201281679667.9824.900.0084.596.51
    1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLB261B100.04100551.0005.000.000.60.75
    1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLB262B700.08180226261.0003.700.004.34.85
    1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLB263B500.0441298.8891.600.003.13.43
    1976San Francisco GiantsNLMLB26SS13500.02254411881684666.9744.900.0083.393.11
    1977Montreal ExposNLMLB27SS13800.02364352175692671.9704.900.0085.299.31
    1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLB27SS500.0320222523.9204.600.003.183.35
    1978Montreal ExposNLMLB28SS14800.02454671893730712.9754.800.0091.498.71
    1979Montreal ExposNLMLB29SS11200.01943551752566549.9704.900.0070.099.11
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLB303B100.00100111.0001.000.000.60.84
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLB30SS12700.01873962162604583.9654.600.0078.499.21
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLB31SS9600.01752801757472455.9644.700.0088.9100.01
    1982Montreal ExposNLMLB32SS15500.02914051376709696.9824.500.0095.799.41
    1983Montreal ExposNLMLB332B200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.35
    1983Montreal ExposNLMLB333B1200.0107211917.8951.400.007.413.62
    1983Montreal ExposNLMLB33SS7400.01071961231315303.9624.100.0045.784.11
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLB343B400.00900991.0002.300.002.516.02
    1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB343B200.00200221.0001.000.001.25.36
    1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB34SS3400.049124325176173.9835.100.0021.089.52
    1984Montreal ExposNLMLB34SS1300.0717142524.9601.800.008.152.06
    1984Minnesota TwinsALMLB34SS1200.01428164342.9773.500.007.4100.04
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLB352B1300.02128295149.9613.800.008.112.32
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLB353B3100.0524213129.9350.900.0019.329.22
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLB35SS5800.061125733193186.9643.200.0036.054.73
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLB362B700.09180127271.0003.900.004.47.42
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLB363B5300.02142136463.9841.200.0033.155.82
    1986Chicago CubsNLMLB36SS2300.032462118078.9753.400.0014.424.22
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLB372B5500.080105223187185.9893.400.0034.049.52
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLB373B4400.02284110107106.9912.400.0027.239.62
    1987San Francisco GiantsNLMLB37SS2200.01640185756.9822.500.0013.619.83
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLB382B4500.04687218135133.9853.000.0027.854.92
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLB383B2200.09260135351.0001.600.0013.626.84
    1988San Francisco GiantsNLMLB38SS1200.01529174544.9783.700.007.414.64
    1989Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA392B200.03612109.9004.500.001.422.27
    1989Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAA39SS500.0760113131.0002.600.003.555.66
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLB391B100.04101551.0005.000.000.63.66
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLB392B400.0770414141.0003.500.002.514.35
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLB393B900.02400661.0000.700.005.632.15
    1989San Francisco GiantsNLMLB39SS900.068111514.9331.600.005.632.13
    MLB Totals - (1B)200820110101.0005.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)13802176272659454448.9873.20224.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)1840073204718284277.9751.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)190002,61930575781275104391138838.9704.703.370.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)2003612109.9004.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)500760113131.0002.600.000.00.00
    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
    1971MLB-----156-----
    1972MLB-----150-----
    1973MLB---1-150-----
    1974MLB---4-135-----
    1975MLB----1136-----
    1976MLB--175135-----
    1977MLB-----143-----
    1978MLB-----148-----
    1979MLB-----112-----
    1980MLB----1127-----
    1981MLB-----96-----
    1982MLB-----155-----
    1983MLB---21274-----
    1984MLB----659-----
    1985MLB---133158-----
    1986MLB---75323-----
    1987MLB---554422-----
    1988MLB---452212-----
    1989MLB--1499-----
    1989Minor---2-5-----
    Totals--21401841905-----