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Chris RichardTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1995-2010 MLB Years: 2000-2009
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Positions1B-1010, OF-194, RF-73, DH-57, CF-36, LF-14Position when DraftedOF-1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Robert Richard
Height6-2Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 7,1974 [43.317]PlaceSan Diego,California
High SchoolUniversity of San Diego (San Diego,CA)
CollegeOklahoma State University (Stillwater,OK), San Diego City College (San Diego,CA), San Diego Mesa College (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 19th round (519th overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsMike Roberts
MLB DebutJuly 17,2000 [26.040]
OrganizationsSLN [6] TBA [4] BAL [3] COL [1] PIT [1] TEX [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID555Retrosheet IDrichc001MLBAM ID276537
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed44Power81Contact57XBH83RBIs82Runs53Hitting64Durability61Team.492Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Oklahoma StateCollegeJr1b-rf216424184812341385163703400000.336.486.6271.11315140311.351.291.635.47922.5110.930.494.1818.5449.38
1995New Jersey CardinalsNYPLA-sln-1b2175284368014334366473160233.282.392.384.77610920339.306.102.268.35313.869.140.660.8894.6725.00
1996St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-1b22129460651302861482735750905611.283.369.461.83021248531.289.178.311.36110.739.420.882.6432.8636.92
1997Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-1b2311339062105243115864605950318.269.371.431.80216838458.291.162.321.35713.1012.880.982.4035.4536.19
1998Prince William CannonsCaroA+sln-24830582001101500002.267.290.333.62310231.320.066.133.2783.2316.135.000.000.0025.00
1998Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-1b242889718512170191010101.202.280.348.628318100.205.146.236.2809.0010.001.112.0044.5044.44
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3611912267121811101510103.218.282.345.6274110131.233.127.210.2807.6311.451.501.5359.5038.46
1999Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-1b25133442781302632994774375806514.294.363.563.92624958499.294.269.367.3898.6215.031.745.8115.2444.62
1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-1b25417372014001200001.412.444.7061.15012318.429.294.353.4885.5611.112.005.5617.0042.86
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         137459811372833098774477806515.298.366.569.93526161517.299.271.366.3938.5114.891.755.8015.3044.53
2000Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-of269537564104240167593507040345.277.366.469.83517640432.301.192.341.36211.5716.201.403.7023.4438.46
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln8rf-1b26616120011002200000.125.222.313.5355118.077.188.313.23811.1111.111.005.5616.0050.00
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal381b26561993855142133675153840335.276.335.563.89811229221.278.287.372.3716.7917.192.535.8815.3152.73
2000Totals for MLB-MLB         622153957142143775174040335.265.326.544.87011730239.262.279.367.3617.1116.742.355.8615.3652.63
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38rf-cf2713648374128313156111945100824415.265.335.435.77021049542.304.170.267.3328.3018.452.222.7732.2038.28
2002Gulf Coast OriolesGCLRkbal-28111100000010000001.0001.0001.0002.0001021.000.0001.000.79850.000.000.000.000.000.00
2002Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-bal-2815231013000100000.600.6001.4002.000725.667.800.800.8340.0020.000.0020.005.0066.67
2002Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-2826021001001200100.333.375.500.875318.400.167.333.35612.5025.002.000.000.0050.00
2002Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-2814531017606180061420212.321.397.7741.171411263.314.453.566.4699.5222.222.339.528.8370.59
2002Minor Totals (4 teams)Minor         18651323807220081720312.354.423.8001.223521578.364.446.569.49010.2621.792.138.979.2965.22
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal38dh2850155153611042103123020202.232.292.381.6735915171.260.149.206.2967.0217.542.502.3438.7541.67
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol21lf291927361113013600001.222.300.444.74412330.250.222.296.32010.0020.002.003.3327.0050.00
2005Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex91b-of319836267109203146652417560336.301.379.489.86817737412.344.188.309.3759.9518.201.833.4025.8633.94
2006Indianapolis IndiansILAAApit361b321063375382164176765588150445.243.359.466.82515737404.267.223.398.35414.3620.051.404.2119.8245.12
2007Durham BullsILAAAtba26of-1b3310234263972421457934285160445.284.384.488.87216740404.336.204.345.37810.4021.042.023.4724.4341.24
2008Durham BullsILAAAtba271b341314678213732426885055127101645.293.375.546.92125562539.347.253.381.39310.2023.562.314.8217.9645.26
2009Durham BullsILAAAtba271b351003655696220247521528360023.263.364.521.88519046423.279.258.403.38212.2919.621.605.6715.2147.92
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba321b351319120000004700000.105.261.105.3662023.167.000.211.20117.3930.431.750.000.000.00
2010Durham BullsILAAAtba271b3611743068129391207900609650279.300.390.535.92523060497.345.235.374.39812.0719.321.604.0221.5046.51
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter280899132229576341221818811831429723.255.323.445.768400971005.282.190.280.0008.0618.212.263.3826.4442.36
Minor League Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter125744557221255286301988286335584866831424480.282.372.493.86521955145165.308.211.348.00011.3116.771.483.8322.5040.96
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter7672748466778185141385293614365633541242941.283.375.511.88614053373192.320.228.369.00011.4319.831.734.3219.9143.32
AA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter27692714725556742170131211314614011623.275.359.487.8464511051065.284.212.334.00010.6113.711.293.9422.0741.18
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter137490701383061483835855905613.282.365.453.81822250562.291.171.300.00010.329.790.952.4935.0036.23
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter76289388315344666473260233.287.395.401.79611622344.310.114.277.00013.669.300.681.1672.2526.51
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111100000010000001.0001.0001.0002.0001021.000.0001.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6424184812341385163703400000.336.486.6271.11315140311.351.291.635.00022.5110.930.494.1818.5449.38
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter242837127219565321181817721681429722.262.327.455.78238193934.289.193.281.0007.7117.992.333.4326.1642.47
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1927361113013600001.222.300.444.74412330.250.222.296.00010.0020.002.003.3327.0050.00
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1319120000004700000.105.261.105.3662023.167.000.211.00017.3930.431.750.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter616120011002200000.125.222.313.5355118.077.188.313.00011.1111.111.005.5616.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162520761323332071101047106815413.255.323.445.76823156581.282.190.280.0008.0618.212.263.3826.4442.36
Average Minor - Per 162 games162574931623742610785751121105610.282.372.493.86528366666.308.211.348.00011.3116.771.483.8322.5040.96

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1995New Jersey Cardinals NYPLA-sln211B75--620431151674663.9848.84------75100.098.7
1996St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln221B120--112457710611881181.9949.84------12993.087.0
1996St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln22OF9--141--15151.0001.67------1297.06.5
1997Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln231B104--9216810103999989.9909.51------11392.074.3
1997Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln23OF3--3---331.0001.00------1132.72.1
1998Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln241B24--2028328213210.9868.75------2885.717.1
1999Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln251B128--1071671311911511138.9898.89------13396.291.4
1999Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln25OF6--81--991.0001.50------1334.54.3
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln251B4--345-439391.0009.75------4100.02.9
2000Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln26OF84--175922186184.9892.19------9588.458.3
2000Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln261B13--996-61051051.0008.08------9513.79.0
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal261B53-46543918553462457.9898.620.98-----5694.632.7
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26RF2-175---551.0002.500.29-----633.31.2
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln261B2-33---331.0001.501.00-----633.31.2
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26LF1-92---221.0002.000.22-----616.70.6
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26DH1---------------561.80.6
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26RF1-93---331.0003.000.33-----561.80.6
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27RF69-5381555-11601601.0002.320.30-----13650.742.9
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27CF36-266731-174741.0002.060.28-----13626.522.4
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27DH20---------------13614.712.4
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal271B18-1321279-101361361.0007.561.03-----13613.211.2
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28DH36---------------5072.022.2
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal281B9-60633--66661.0007.331.10-----5018.05.6
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29LF33215---551.0001.670.24-----1915.81.9
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol291B1-331-1441.0004.001.33-----195.30.6
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex311B48--42731458462458.9919.54------9849.033.6
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex31OF25--4212-4543.9561.72------9825.517.5
2006Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit321B95--79849571852847.9948.92------10689.666.9
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba33OF59--8431-8887.9891.47------10257.841.3
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba331B33--27315331291288.9908.73------10232.423.1
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba341B117--9886296710591050.9928.97------13189.381.3
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba34OF8--2---221.0000.25------1316.15.6
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba351B71--591371146639628.9838.85------10071.049.3
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba351B13555592126261.9844.691.11-----13100.08.0
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba361B82--71132459747743.9959.06------11770.157.3
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba36LF10--141111615.9381.50------1178.57.0
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba36RF1--1---111.0001.00------1170.90.7
MLB Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B96571869433666733727.9927.571.01-----960.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF72-5641635-11681681.0002.330.30-----720.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH57---------------570.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF36-266731-174741.0002.060.28-----360.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF43307---771.0001.750.23-----40.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B463--39212373634241944158.9918.98------4630.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF176--3031352321316.9841.80------1760.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF10--141111615.9381.50------100.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B256--21941432625023632337.9899.13------2560.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF9--111--12121.0001.33------90.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B120--112457710611881181.9949.84------1200.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF9--141--15151.0001.67------90.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B75--620431151674663.9848.84------750.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1995New Jersey Cardinals NYPLA-sln21--75--------
1996St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln22--120------9-
1997Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln23--104------3-
1998Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln24--24--------
1999Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln25--128------6-
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln25--4--------
2000Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln26--13------84-
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26--53-----1-1
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26--2---1-2--
2001Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27--18----3669-20
2002Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28--9-------36
2003Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29--1---3----
2005Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex31--48------25-
2006Indianapolis Indians ILAAApit32--95--------
2007Durham Bulls ILAAAtba33--33------59-
2008Durham Bulls ILAAAtba34--117------8-
2009Durham Bulls ILAAAtba35--71--------
2009Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtba35--13--------
2010Durham Bulls ILAAAtba36--82---10-1--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3259110001001200000.111.200.111.3111010.143.000.11110.0020.002.000.000.000.00
2008Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB342233672017107800102.212.341.364.70512341.240.152.39417.0719.511.142.4433.0042.86
2009Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB35284581130171041420102.244.327.378.70517452.323.134.2447.6926.923.501.9245.0036.36
2010Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB3666222001003000000.333.556.6671.223429.333.334.83333.330.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs619317217021620152420204.226.339.366.705349112.275.140.32313.3921.431.601.7946.5042.86

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Big 8 Conference All-Conference (1B)1
1996Florida State League All-Star Team (1B)1
1999Texas League All-Star (1B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-12-23ContractSigned by Rays 
2008-12-05ContractSigned by Rays to minor league contract 
2007-11-27ContractSigned by Rays to minor league contract 
2005-11-18ContractSigned by Royals (minor) 
2005-02-19ContractSigned by Rangers (minor) 
2003-10-06Free AgentGranted free agency 
2003-05-09InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2003-05-01InjuredDisabled -- strained left hamstring  
2003-03-21TradeTraded by Orioles to Rockies for Jack Cust. 
2003-03-11TradeTraded by Orioles with cash to Rockies for OF Jack Cust March 11 2003 
2002-04-03InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2002-03-30InjuredDisabled -- left shoulder surgery 
2001-07-05InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-06-23InjuredDisabled -- contusion of his right knee 
2000-07-29TradeTraded by Cardinals with Mark Nussbeck to Orioles for Mike Timlin and Cash. 
1995-06-16Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll26175,000-79537-1,394,248200,000175,000
2000St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26175,000-79537-1,394,248200,000175,000
2001Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll27232,500-67821251,897,758200,000407,500
2002Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll28300,000-56917372,011,045200,000707,500
2003Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll29325,000-57925282,163,527300,0001,032,500
2009Tampa Bay RaysTeam Payroll35400,000-72433-2,746,792400,0001,432,500
* 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