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Chris McGuinessTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2015 MLB Years: 2013-2013
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Arizona Fall League
Rule 5 Pick

Positions1B-614, LF-5Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Ryan McGuiness
Height6-1Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 11,1988 [30.041]PlaceJames Island,South Carolina
High SchoolJames Island (Charleston,SC)
CollegeThe Citadel (Charleston,SC)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 13th round (408th overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$100,000Signing ScoutsQuincy BoydService Time0.013 (2014)
MLB DebutJune 7,2013 [25.057]
OrganizationsTEX [4] BOS [2] PHI [1] PIT [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID24000Retrosheet IDmcguc001MLBAM ID573027
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Player Notes:   Arizona Fall League MVP in 2011
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power64Contact59XBH68RBIs66Runs28Hitting45Durability72Team.537Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007The CitadelSoConNCAA-1Fr241b194010712278022311151610000.252.350.383.7334110123.281.131.271.33112.2013.011.071.6353.5037.04
2008The CitadelSoConNCAA-1So241b20551964154110104112422960303.276.413.485.8989521247.275.209.418.39617.0011.740.694.0519.6038.89
2009The CitadelSoConNCAA-1Jr241b21592075576151155912652243009.367.525.6671.19213831279.359.300.609.50723.307.890.345.3813.8040.79
2009Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos241b2154196265017063801364020125.255.374.434.8088523235.291.179.357.35715.3217.021.112.5532.6746.00
2009Greenville DriveSALAbos-1b21620231001003520000.150.320.200.5204125.200.050.200.26612.0020.001.670.000.0033.33
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         60216285318063901394540125.245.369.412.7818924260.283.167.343.34815.0017.311.152.3136.0045.28
2010Greenville DriveSALAbos241b227828241842011246235359501311.298.416.504.92014233341.340.206.390.40315.5417.301.113.5223.5039.29
2010Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+tex251b223412019303072211243220101.250.381.450.8315410147.280.200.400.37116.3321.771.334.7617.1433.33
2010Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         112402601142311968347791702312.284.406.488.89419643488.323.204.393.39315.7818.651.183.8921.1637.72
2011Arizona RangersArizRktex-1b2325310012001110001.200.429.8001.229417.000.600.800.50114.2914.291.0014.295.00100.00
2011Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+tex251b2353196194210022610305110111.214.320.296.6165812228.278.082.240.28413.1622.371.700.8898.0028.57
2011Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         55201224310032810315220112.214.323.308.6316213235.272.094.254.29013.1922.131.681.2867.0030.23
2012Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex211b24123456651222502377016910730249.268.366.474.84021648530.302.206.355.36413.0220.191.554.3419.8339.34
2013Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex211b251043625289291116310688640219.246.369.423.79215341436.292.177.367.35215.6019.721.262.5232.9146.07
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex211b2510340610010001300001.176.176.206.3827134.286.030.029.1680.0038.240.000.000.0016.67
2014Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit191b2612642060111312954036372105318.264.358.412.77017342489.297.148.290.34112.8814.721.141.8446.6737.84
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi241b27101327397315033612556222128.223.338.297.6359718387.266.074.239.29114.2116.021.130.78109.0024.66
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10340610010001300001.176.176.206.3827134.286.030.029.0000.0038.240.000.000.0016.67
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter6812384326605151474365611402515232141663.254.365.414.7799862292825.294.160.326.00014.2318.231.282.6232.2237.85
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter33111091512737532315325186220728635.246.356.381.7374231011312.286.135.300.00014.1816.771.181.7548.2237.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter123456651222502377016910730249.268.366.474.84021648530.302.206.355.00013.0220.191.554.3419.8339.34
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter87316387213094821548330212.228.344.354.69811222375.279.126.301.00014.4022.131.542.4035.1130.56
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8430243872111247235664701311.288.410.483.89314634366.330.195.377.00015.3017.491.143.2825.1739.08
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter54196265017063801364020125.255.374.434.8088523235.291.179.357.00015.3217.021.112.5532.6746.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter25310012001110001.200.429.8001.229417.000.600.800.00014.2914.291.0014.295.00100.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1545101081573412712335122671133012.308.449.537.98627462649.310.229.465.00018.8010.320.554.1618.8939.49
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10340610010001300001.176.176.206.3827134.286.030.029.0000.0038.240.000.000.0016.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162551097160016000211000016.176.176.206.38211316551.286.030.029.0000.0038.240.000.000.0016.67
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625677814436118871396123503415.254.365.414.77923554672.294.160.326.00014.2318.231.282.6232.2237.85

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007The CitadelSoConNCAA-1Fr24S/R19325.841486000049.0653732717261101.6611.861.283.104.741.53.600-
2008The CitadelSoConNCAA-1So24ST20036.97660000020.228181608142001.7412.19--3.486.101.75.000-
2009The CitadelSoConNCAA-1Jr24Rel210027.0010100000.01110100006.0027.00--27.00--0.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter356.2721147000069.0945649726403101.7112.030.903.335.121.54.375-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2009Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos211B52--44130435475471.9929.06------5496.369.3
2009Greenville Drive SALAbos211B6--435-448481.0008.00------6100.04.3
2010Greenville Drive SALAbos221B66--54541541591586.9928.88------7884.647.5
2010Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tex221B34--27022131293292.9978.59------34100.024.3
2011Arizona Rangers ArizRktex231B2--13--113131.0006.50------2100.03.6
2011Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex231B49--40431232437435.9958.88------5392.535.3
2012Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex241B115--96171711610391032.9938.97------12393.582.1
2013Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex251B90--77873282853851.9989.46------10486.562.5
2013Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex25LF5--11-1-1211.9172.20------1044.83.5
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex251B10982776-583831.0008.301.01-----10100.06.1
2014Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit261B111--91964687989983.9948.86------12688.177.1
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi271B79--58548470637633.9948.01------10178.254.9
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B10982776-583831.0008.301.01-----100.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B280--22821851223924792467.9958.81------2800.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF5--11-1-1211.9172.20------50.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B115--96171711610391032.9938.97------1150.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B83--67453363730727.9968.76------830.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B72--58846545639634.9928.81------720.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B52--44130435475471.9929.06------520.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--13--113131.0006.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2009Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos21--52--------
2009Greenville Drive SALAbos21--6--------
2010Greenville Drive SALAbos22--66--------
2010Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+tex22--34--------
2011Arizona Rangers ArizRktex23--2--------
2011Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex23--49--------
2012Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex24--115--------
2013Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex25--90---5----
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex25--10--------
2014Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit26--111--------
2015Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi27--79--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2222110001000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2011Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2311100000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor2425925265042700131600000.283.371.467.838439105.306.184.32612.3815.241.233.8123.0034.62
2013Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2525424820010041300000.190.261.238.49910246.276.048.1438.7028.263.250.000.0025.00
2014Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring TrainingMLB261425262003002600000.240.296.320.6168227.316.080.1607.4122.223.000.000.0033.33
2015Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB271616340000005300000.250.429.250.6794021.308.000.31323.8114.290.600.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs25925265042700131600000.283.371.467.838439105.306.184.32612.3815.241.233.8123.0034.62
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs58861119400500122300000.221.316.267.58323498.302.046.18612.2423.471.920.000.0021.05

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2009Southern Conference All-Conference (1B)1
2012Joe Black Award - Arizona Fall League MVP1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2015-08-151bFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Phillies27.126  
2015-04-091bPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)26.363Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2014-12-231bPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.256Team Roster on 2014-12-23
2014-10-061bFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency26.178  
2014-09-081bPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors26.150Team Roster on 2014-09-08
2014-09-011bPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.143Team Roster on 2014-09-01
2014-04-121bPittsburgh PiratesIndianapolis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Indianapolis (AAA)26.001Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-211bPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minors25.344Team Roster on 2014-03-21
2013-12-301bTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment25.263Team Roster on 2013-12-30
2013-12-301bPittsburgh PiratesPittsburgh Pirates (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Rangers to Pirates for Miles Mikolas25.263Team Roster on 2013-12-30
2013-10-081bTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)25.180Team Roster on 2013-10-08
2013-06-181bTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Round Rock (AAA)25.068Team Roster on 2013-06-18
2013-06-061bTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Round Rock (AAA)25.056Team Roster on 2013-06-06
2013-04-061BTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)24.360Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2013-03-271BTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)-Minors--Returned to Rangers from Indians24.350Team Roster on 2013-03-27
2013-03-071BCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)24.330Team Roster on 2013-03-07
2012-12-061BCleveland IndiansCleveland Indians (MLB)YActive--Drafted from Rangers by Indians in Rule 5 Draft24.239Team Roster on 2012-12-06
2012-06-091BTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-Minors--24.059Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-07-31TradeTraded by Rangers with Roman Mendez to Red Sox for Jarrod Saltamacchia 
2009-12-14ContractSigned by Red Sox 
* 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
2009Boston Red Sox-21100,000-------100,000Signing Bonus out of 2009 Draft (13th round - 408th overall)
2013Texas RangersTeam Payroll25490,000-77538-3,023,990490,000590,0002013-03-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
* 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