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Chris BasakTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1998-2008 MLB Years: 2007-2007
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Drafted

PositionsSS-596, 3B-213, 2B-162, OF-19, 1B-6Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Joseph Basak
Height6-2Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 6,1978 [40.009]PlaceNorth Platte,Nebraska
High SchoolMinooka Community (Minooka,IL)
CollegeUniversity of Illinois (Urbana,IL)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 6th round (185th overall) of the 2000 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$90,000Signing ScoutsQuincy Boyd
MLB DebutJune 9,2007 [28.185]
OrganizationsNYN [7] NYA [2] MIN [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID4500Retrosheet IDbasac001MLBAM ID431150
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed88Power54Contact48XBH53RBIs44Runs69Hitting61Durability73Team.532Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999University of IllinoisBigTenNCAA-1ss2044145325790319196111434302.393.438.517.9557512166.412.124.290.4196.638.431.271.8148.3321.05
2000University of IllinoisBigTenNCAA-1ss21612525783131237229203232301.329.381.413.79410416280.367.084.214.3557.1411.431.600.71126.0019.28
2000Pittsfield MetsNYPLA-nyn18ss216324946871840153212263633021.349.417.454.87111322281.408.105.289.3879.2512.811.380.000.0025.29
2000St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-ss21417271003314200001.412.524.471.9958121.467.059.412.45419.059.520.500.000.0014.29
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6726648941940183513303833022.353.425.455.88012123302.412.102.297.3919.9312.581.270.000.0024.47
2001St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-ss22126472711101944463094712554808.233.305.316.62114927536.302.083.227.2788.7723.322.660.75118.0024.55
2001Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ss221343111661172031020101.372.429.6281.05727849.455.256.372.4426.1220.413.332.0443.0050.00
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         139515821262555533295013574909.245.315.342.65717635585.315.097.239.2928.5523.082.700.85103.0027.78
2002Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn9ss2310937754961834341914389426430.255.323.350.67313225427.325.095.210.2998.9022.012.470.9494.2526.04
2002Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-2b23176061311065031400000.217.254.267.52116263.283.050.183.2344.7622.224.670.000.0015.38
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1264376010919444024144110826430.249.314.339.65314827490.319.090.206.2908.3722.042.630.82109.2524.77
2003Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ss241134045911025274218103510158803.272.332.396.72816034460.339.124.230.3207.6121.962.891.5257.7130.91
2003Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-ss-3b241971101760083372412000.239.316.324.64023681.362.085.183.2918.6429.633.430.000.0035.29
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13247569127312750211342125610803.267.330.385.71518340541.342.118.223.3157.7623.112.981.2967.8631.50
2004Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn233b-ss25802764271215841105396732214.257.353.457.81012634322.310.200.359.35112.1120.811.722.4834.5047.89
2004Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn82b-ss2558193254311461953105809100.223.260.415.6758021213.285.192.254.2874.6927.235.802.8232.1748.84
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13846967114329146015849125311314.243.317.439.75620655535.300.196.316.3269.1623.362.552.6233.5048.25
2005Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn10ss-2b26932795276174841173305439513.272.344.448.79212529326.306.176.333.3429.2016.561.802.4534.8838.16
2006Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn10ss271193715399223836173397652003.267.345.407.75215133417.317.140.283.3329.3518.231.951.9246.3833.33
2007Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin20ss281233381004101901000.242.265.273.5389135.333.031.091.2422.8625.719.000.000.0012.50
2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya183b28843084778191738133215543404.253.306.390.69612027340.284.137.237.3066.1816.182.622.0644.0034.62
2007Totals for IL-IL         963415086201742143226444404.252.302.378.68012928375.288.126.223.3005.8717.072.911.8748.7132.56
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya193b2851000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin18ss-3b2956173204511061757153812104.260.321.428.7497417192.300.168.243.3297.8119.792.533.1328.8337.78
2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya182b-3b29451461637920116052621302.253.282.342.6245011157.301.089.164.2743.1816.565.200.000.0029.73
2008Totals for IL-IL         1013193682202628117206433406.257.303.389.69212428349.300.132.207.3045.7318.343.201.7253.1734.15
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter10113472517913205345936818673323789365237734.263.329.393.72213632983920.321.130.255.0008.2420.132.441.5158.8532.64
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter50316342324169715351807222131354162914116.255.314.397.7116481471824.303.142.253.0007.1819.412.701.9246.6935.34
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3151100166293701120124492911527212161548.266.338.405.7434451011258.332.139.261.0009.1421.622.371.5955.0034.47
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1304897311720444933105112754809.239.313.321.63415728557.309.082.233.0009.1622.802.490.72122.2523.93
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6324946871840153212263633021.349.417.454.87111322281.408.105.289.0009.2512.811.380.000.0025.29
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter105397891402215564115314666603.353.402.451.85317928446.384.098.242.0006.9510.311.481.1279.4020.00
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16232000000000000000.000.000.000.0000032.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625568314633595930125212668615.263.329.393.72221848628.321.130.255.0008.2420.132.441.5158.8532.64

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2000Pittsfield Mets NYPLA-nyn21SS58--93155937257248.9654.28------6392.177.3
2000Pittsfield Mets NYPLA-nyn212B1--33-1661.0006.00------631.61.3
2000St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn21SS4--1010112120.9525.00------4100.02.9
2001St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn22SS119--1773922576594569.9584.78------12694.485.6
2001Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22SS12--1240-952521.0004.33------1392.38.5
2002Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23SS70--1262041049340330.9714.71------10964.250.0
2002Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn232B17--2346-869691.0004.06------10915.612.1
2002Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn233B16--842235250.9623.13------10914.711.4
2002Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23OF3--6---661.0002.00------1092.82.1
2002Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn232B17--2928-557571.0003.35------17100.011.9
2002Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn23SS1---1--111.0001.00------175.90.7
2003Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn24SS112--1603061575481466.9694.16------11399.179.4
2003Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn242B3--57131312.9234.00------1132.72.1
2003Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn24SS11--17392125856.9665.09------1957.97.7
2003Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn243B7--310-313131.0001.86------1936.84.9
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn253B45--268557116111.9572.47------8056.331.7
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn25SS33--4295523142137.9654.15------8041.323.2
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn252B4--75-312121.0003.00------805.02.8
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn252B27--5468323125122.9764.52------5846.618.8
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn25SS26--3173421108104.9634.00------5844.818.1
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn253B6--113-214141.0002.33------5810.34.2
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn26SS47--59110729176169.9603.60------9350.532.6
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn262B38--77119229198196.9905.16------9340.926.4
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn263B2--12--331.0001.50------932.21.4
2006Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn27SS67--1012001547316301.9534.49------11956.347.5
2006Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn273B26--1059-469691.0002.65------11921.818.4
2006Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn27OF11--15---15151.0001.36------1199.27.8
2006Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn272B10--1914-533331.0003.30------1198.47.1
2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya283B73--44149914202193.9552.64------8486.951.0
2007Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin28SS9--1022-332321.0003.56------1275.06.3
2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya28OF5--4---441.0000.80------846.03.5
2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya28SS4--710-117171.0004.25------844.82.8
2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya282B4--513-218181.0004.50------844.82.8
2007Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin283B3---3--331.0001.00------1225.02.1
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya283B3-5-1--111.0000.330.20-----560.01.9
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya28SS1-1-------------520.00.6
2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya292B27--3766210105103.9813.81------4560.018.8
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin29SS20--2437456561.9383.05------5635.713.9
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin293B17--931234240.9522.35------5630.411.8
2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya293B15--1021-131311.0002.07------4533.310.4
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin292B14--20403106360.9524.29------5625.09.7
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin291B6--552-857571.0009.50------5610.74.2
2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya29SS2--43-2771.0003.50------454.41.4
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3-5-1--111.0000.330.20-----30.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS187--25349532120780748.9594.00------1870.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 6 season(s)-   3B149--782881127377366.9712.46------1490.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B137--2413481084599589.9834.30------1370.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF16--19---19191.0001.19------160.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B6--552-857571.0009.50------60.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS227--340645301561015985.9704.34------2270.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B61--34127710168161.9582.64------610.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B24--35581149493.9893.88------240.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--6---661.0002.00------30.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS123--1874022677615589.9584.79------1230.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS58--93155937257248.9654.28------580.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--33-1661.0006.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2000Pittsfield Mets NYPLA-nyn21---158------
2000St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn21----4------
2001St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn22----119------
2001Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22----12------
2002Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23---177016---3-
2002Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn23---171------
2003Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn24---3112------
2003Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn24----117-----
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn25---43345-----
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn25---27266-----
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn26---38472-----
2006Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn27---106726---11-
2007Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya28---4473---5-
2007Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin28----93-----
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya28----13-----
2008Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya29---27215-----
2008Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin29--6142017-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2827456143116102910000.311.354.489.84322548.371.178.2444.1718.754.502.0845.0035.71
2008Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB291416340014103310000.250.400.438.8387120.250.188.43815.0015.001.005.0016.0025.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs4161918312102051220000.295.368.475.84329668.340.180.2957.3517.652.402.9430.5033.33

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-08-16Claimed off waivers by Twins from Yankees 
2000-06-20Contractsigned 
* 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
2000New York Mets-2190,000-------90,000Signing Bonus out of 2000 Draft (6th round - 185th overall)
2007New York YankeesTeam Payroll28380,000-73733-2,459,737380,000470,000
* 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