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Chris GissellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2009 MLB Years: 2004-2004
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Drafted
Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-274Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Odell Gissell
Height6-5Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 4,1978 [40.290]PlaceVancouver,Washington
High SchoolHudson's Bay (Vancouver,WA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 4th round (112th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsAl GeddesLarry Maxie
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-CHN-#3
MLB DebutAugust 22,2004 [26.230]
OrganizationsCHN [7] COL [2] OAK [2] SLN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID5443Retrosheet IDgissc001MLBAM ID277414
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts49Walks60Hittable50SO/BB59vsPower50Hitting36Durability63Team.508Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996Gulf Coast CubsGCLRkchn-ST18422.3511101000061.054231618641301.017.920.151.179.398.00.667-
1997Rockford CubbiesMidwAchn-ST196114.45262423110143.2155897176210511301.519.710.443.886.581.69.353-
1998Rockford CubbiesMidwAchn-ST20300.80550000033.22783015231001.257.22--4.016.151.531.000-
1998Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-ST20764.17222111000136.0149806312381237001.389.860.792.518.143.24.538-
1998West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn-ST200113.5011000004.05762440002.2511.254.509.009.001.00.000-
1998Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST01073.73282711000173.2181957214571508001.379.380.732.957.772.63.588-
1999West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn35ST21385.9920182000097.212176651062579201.8711.150.925.715.250.92.273-
2000West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn28ST22753.1016160000093.0803932641652001.307.740.583.976.291.59.583-
2001West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn31ST235114.51282710000159.2159918013631367001.398.960.733.557.672.16.313-
2002Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn31ST248126.12282712000154.017710810519611331101.5410.321.113.567.762.18.400-
2003Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-S/R25843.553810280061109.0965343835824001.207.930.662.896.772.34.667-
2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-S/R261423.6724816002090.28041371117741001.077.941.091.697.354.35.875-
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol59Rel260114.5451400208.220141443111002.6520.774.153.1211.423.67.0007.55
2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST27883.54232302000137.0134635416361232001.248.781.052.368.063.42.500-
2006nullIntl-34ST28643.96181622000109.011253481030853101.309.250.832.487.022.83.600-
2007Seibu LionsJap PacIntl--Rel29195.2114014000074.0924843824561101.5611.140.972.916.782.33.100-
2008Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak48S/R30733.43251213005181.07933311019670001.208.741.112.107.413.53.700-
2009Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-ST31013.5222000007.210430251001.5711.74--2.355.872.50.000-
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0114.5451400208.220141443111002.6520.774.153.1211.423.67.0004.50
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter80744.1926920465811421305.01326715609115463106147901.379.110.793.187.292.29.519-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter45304.23140825840132578.0576302273641704849101.298.930.992.647.512.85.600-
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter15254.65656230000353.03652131833117026218201.519.270.794.326.651.54.375-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter764.17222111000136.0149806312381237001.389.860.792.518.143.24.538-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9113.76312923110176.0182977477712812301.469.240.363.916.501.66.450-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter422.3511101000061.054231618641301.017.920.151.179.398.00.667-
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7134.473216162000183.02041019118541414201.4110.010.882.656.922.61.350-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0114.5451400208.220141443111002.6520.774.153.1211.423.67.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings02514.541272510200510220.05083553551027627925002.6520.774.153.1211.423.67.0004.50
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13124.194534111020220.022312010219781788201.379.110.793.187.292.29.520-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1998West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn-p2011000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1999West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn35p212116120000101601000.125.176.125.3012018.200.000.125.1495.5633.336.000.000.000.00
2000West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn28p221621041003000903000.190.190.238.4285124.333.048.048.1880.0037.500.000.000.0025.00
2001West Tennessee Diamond JaSouAAchn31p2328312610010011100000.194.219.226.4457132.300.032.065.1993.1334.3811.000.000.0016.67
2002Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn31p24293658203110011305001.222.243.528.77119542.250.306.333.3232.3830.9513.007.1412.0062.50
2003Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-p254028262000000701001.214.214.286.5008229.286.072.071.2160.0024.140.000.000.0033.33
2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-p262517431001002501001.176.263.235.4984120.250.059.176.23410.0025.002.500.000.0033.33
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol59p2651000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-p2715283310130021220000.107.219.250.4697232.133.143.214.2206.2537.506.003.1328.0066.67
2006SeibuJap PacIntl3428183120000000000000.667.667.6671.334203.667.000.000.5930.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007Seibu LionsJap PacIntl--29142010000001001000.500.667.5001.167104.500.000.500.53625.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter17517817328041910764211003.180.219.292.5115212198.255.112.157.0003.5432.329.142.0244.5037.50
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1091091420604150053727003.183.233.349.5823810123.235.166.211.0004.0730.087.403.2527.2550.00
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter666931220041022704000.174.197.203.40014275.286.029.072.0002.6736.0013.500.000.0016.67
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter325130000001001000.600.667.6001.267307.600.000.200.00014.290.000.000.000.000.00
Colorado Rockies 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 games16216516307041810659210003.180.219.292.5114811183.255.112.157.0003.5432.329.142.0244.5037.50

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn18P11--261-98.8890.73------11100.018.3
1997Rockford Cubbies MidwAchn19P26--1025313835.9211.35------26100.019.7
1998Rockford Cubbies MidwAchn20P5--26-1881.0001.60------5100.03.6
1998Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn20P22--79211816.8890.73------22100.015.7
1998West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn20P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
1999West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn21P20--792-1816.8890.80------2195.214.2
2000West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn22P16--79-116161.0001.00------16100.011.6
2001West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn23P28--521413026.8670.93------28100.020.1
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24P28--7161-2423.9580.82------2996.619.4
2003Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol25P38--57411612.7500.32------4095.026.6
2004Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol26P24--2131-1615.9380.63------2596.016.8
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26P5181---111.0000.200.13-----5100.03.1
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln27P23--1111112322.9570.96------23100.016.1
2008Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak30P25--55-110101.0000.40------25100.017.4
2009Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak31P2---2-1221.0001.00------2100.01.4
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5181---111.0000.200.13-----50.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P140--3054749184.9230.60------1400.00.0
AA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P65--1939726558.8920.89------650.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P22--79211816.8890.73------220.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P31--1231324643.9351.39------310.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--261-98.8890.73------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn1811----------
1997Rockford Cubbies MidwAchn1926----------
1998Rockford Cubbies MidwAchn205----------
1998Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn2022----------
1998West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn201----------
1999West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn2120----------
2000West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn2216----------
2001West Tennessee Diamond Jaxx SouAAchn2328----------
2002Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn2428----------
2003Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol2538----------
2004Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol2624----------
2004Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol265----------
2005Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2723----------
2008Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak3025----------
2009Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak312----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor23013.60972001025.02511101828201.329.000.362.8810.083.503.96.000
2008Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30000.0020200005.0000015000.200.000.001.809.005.000.00.000
2010Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB320018.0010100001.0322101003.0027.009.000.009.00018.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs013.60972001025.02511101828201.329.000.362.8810.083.503.96.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs003.0030300006.0322116000.674.501.501.509.006.003.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2012Cedar Rapids KernelsMidwAMinorana34Pitching Coach1395386.38125.08Jamie Burke
2013Orem OwlzPioRkMinorana35Pitching Coach753936.5201.52Tom Kotchman
2014Orem OwlzPioRkMinorana36Pitching Coach754233.5600.52Dave StapletonLost in Finals
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2005-01-12ContractSigned by Cardinals (minor) 
2004-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
2004-10-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2004-05-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2004-04-07Released by Giants. 
2003-12-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-04-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2003-03-29Released by Astros. 
2002-11-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
2002-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
2004Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll26300,000-75535-2,070,100300,000300,000
* 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