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Chris JonesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-2004 MLB Years: 1991-2000
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PositionsOF-1357, RF-102, LF-47, CF-27, 3B-16, 1B-15, P-3, DH-2Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Carlos Jones
Height6-2Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 16,1965 [52.363]PlaceUtica,New York
High SchoolLiverpool (Liverpool,NY)

DraftedSelected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 4th round (105th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (59th overall) of the 1984 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-CIN-#3 ... 1991-CIN-#9
MLB DebutApril 21,1991 [25.126]
OrganizationsCIN [8] MIL [3] TOR [2] COL [2] NYN [2] SDN [2] ARI [1] ATL [1] HOU [1] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID5812Retrosheet IDjonec002MLBAM ID116671
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed66Power72Contact32XBH66RBIs66Runs71Hitting58Durability53Team.489Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Billings MustangsPioRkcin-3b182173811202134022400100.151.171.260.43119476.188.109.192.1932.6331.5812.002.6336.5036.36
1985Billings MustangsPioRkcin-of19632404362125433130197211100.258.314.400.7149621262.352.142.275.3187.2527.483.791.5360.0033.87
1986Cedar Rapids RedsMidwAcin-of2012847365117139207823172012630410.247.280.440.72020842500.293.193.247.3144.0025.206.304.0023.6535.90
1987Vermont RedsEastAAcin-of21113383508811410391310239942340.230.278.358.63613725415.282.128.196.2765.5423.864.302.4138.3028.41
1988Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-of22116410501112074611192910220710.271.317.383.70015731448.344.112.188.3136.4722.773.520.89102.5027.93
1989Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-of2310337847951821054102236830110.251.299.389.68814730405.282.138.220.3115.6816.792.962.4737.8031.58
1989Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-of2321498810252001601000.163.163.306.46915350.194.143.184.2080.0032.000.004.0024.5037.50
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         124427551031921259122238431110.241.284.379.66316233455.274.138.215.2995.0518.463.652.6435.5832.04
1990Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-of24134436531142331052128238625130.261.301.397.69817336467.305.136.197.3114.9318.423.742.1443.6031.58
1991Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcin-of2573267296554933105196520110.243.298.393.69110518289.289.150.240.3106.5722.493.423.1129.6727.69
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin20of255289142612262123100102.292.304.416.72037592.421.124.157.3192.1733.7015.502.1744.5019.23
1992Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of264517025559832871183401220.324.384.524.9088920191.385.200.341.3989.4217.801.891.5756.6736.36
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23of26546371221143072103001.190.271.302.57319473.268.112.270.2679.5928.773.001.3763.0033.33
1993Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-of2746168414755124082194720420.280.352.583.9359822193.310.303.452.3959.8424.352.476.2214.0046.81
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol33of2786209295711463194104805116.273.305.450.7559421225.327.177.249.3284.4421.334.802.6734.8336.84
1994Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-of2898386771242242075122357220139.321.380.554.93421446424.353.233.350.3998.2516.982.064.7219.3037.10
1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol33of28214061221020121400011.300.333.400.73316342.462.100.125.3144.7633.337.000.000.0025.00
1995Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-of2933114203812131952112010312.333.388.535.9236116129.372.202.325.3958.5315.501.822.3338.0042.11
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn5of297918233516283121134512312.280.327.467.7948516201.326.187.264.3426.4722.393.463.9822.7531.37
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn5rf308914922367041810124220013.242.307.369.6765511163.311.127.215.3007.3625.773.502.4537.2530.56
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn20rf-lf319215224379072572164521104.243.322.441.7636716172.297.198.336.3359.3026.162.814.0721.7143.24
1998Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-of322560111613382161201000.267.333.533.86632767.289.266.383.3698.9617.912.004.4820.0043.75
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari18rf322031361003003900002.194.265.226.4917134.273.032.129.2328.8226.473.000.000.0016.67
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2rf3243901417212102182800200.189.250.300.550275100.242.111.211.2468.0028.003.502.0045.0029.41
1998Totals for NL-NL         6312117233121321113700202.190.254.281.535346134.250.091.190.2428.2127.613.361.4960.5026.09
1999Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-of338127945661238401131974010012.237.285.387.67210823299.294.150.247.2956.3524.753.892.6834.8834.85
2000Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-of341326672016102900200.269.300.462.76212330.333.193.308.3166.6730.004.503.3326.0042.86
2000Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-of3464233327117632554125810213.305.339.468.80710926248.391.163.219.3464.8423.394.831.2177.6736.62
2000Totals for AAA-AAA         77259387819643164146710413.301.335.467.80212129278.385.166.228.3435.0424.104.791.4464.7537.18
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil38,39rf341216332001001400000.188.235.313.5485217.250.125.188.2425.8823.534.000.000.0066.67
2001Syracuse SkyChiefsILAAAtor-of353713717302231572133510322.219.286.328.614457154.265.109.241.2668.4422.732.691.9545.6723.33
2001Richmond BravesILAAAatl-of353265716400403102612110.246.351.308.65920479.400.062.169.29812.6632.912.600.000.0025.00
2000Totals for IL-IL         100315447883104075328633534.248.318.387.70512221358.304.139.248.3088.9424.022.692.7931.5026.92
2001Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-of35311132032217210092511102.283.339.504.8435710125.305.221.301.3597.2020.002.785.6016.1431.25
2001Totals for IL-IL         100315447883104075328633534.248.318.387.70512221358.304.139.248.3068.9424.022.692.7931.5026.92
2002Texas-Pan AmericanIndyNCAACol21rf-lf363288515000700132520004.170.291.170.461150103.238.000.148.23312.6224.271.920.000.000.00
2002Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil43of3678273347713533056255020328.282.343.399.74210921303.332.117.205.3258.2516.502.000.9991.0027.27
2002Yucatan LeonesMexAAA--363914418386222332163300004.264.338.375.7135410160.330.111.229.31910.0020.632.061.2572.0026.32
2002Totals for AAA-AAA         11741752115197553884183203212.276.341.391.73216331463.331.115.213.3238.8617.932.021.0883.4026.96
2003St. Paul SaintsNorthernInd--3741163284314143041173100413.264.326.436.7627119184.295.172.294.3269.2416.851.822.1740.7544.19
2003Cordoba CafeterosMexAAA--37207092131161010800006.300.388.414.80229580.328.114.271.35812.5010.000.801.2570.0023.81
2004Newark BearsAtlInd--38792975693183156920355360419.313.392.545.93716236342.335.232.357.39910.2315.501.514.3919.8038.71
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter54810211552574311301312610742875118421.252.303.404.707412841119.319.152.240.0006.6125.653.882.6834.0332.68
Minor League Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter141449477151309215751407081657936311612815412548.265.316.423.73920944305394.317.158.249.0006.7321.523.202.6035.3432.85
AAA Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter8702990452825139489043091412476701512241848.276.332.445.77713302773288.326.169.268.0007.5120.382.712.7433.2233.58
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3321171147294491324154342175269921160.251.299.377.676441861268.304.126.201.0005.9121.213.591.8948.7929.25
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12847365117139207823172012630410.247.280.440.72020842500.293.193.247.0004.0025.206.304.0023.6535.90
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter843135173145646170219611200.233.282.367.64911525338.315.134.256.0006.2128.404.571.7852.1734.25
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter120460841363241999615284608212.296.369.507.87623355526.321.211.335.0009.8915.971.623.6124.2140.44
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3288515000700132520004.170.291.170.461150103.238.000.148.00012.6224.271.920.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1683315587132124931258732325.263.318.423.74114027364.319.160.242.0006.8723.903.483.3027.5831.03
Colorado Rockies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter107249356913563395126205127.277.309.442.75111024267.346.165.229.0004.4923.225.172.2541.5034.78
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9215224379072572164521104.243.322.441.7636716172.297.198.336.0009.3026.162.814.0721.7143.24
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter43901417212102182800200.189.250.300.550275100.242.111.211.0008.0028.003.502.0045.0029.41
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5289142612262123100102.292.304.416.72037592.421.124.157.0002.1733.7015.502.1744.5019.23
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter546371221143072103001.190.271.302.57319473.268.112.270.0009.5928.773.001.3763.0033.33
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2031361003003900002.194.265.226.4917134.273.032.129.0008.8226.473.000.000.0016.67
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1216332001001400000.188.235.313.5485217.250.125.188.0005.8823.534.000.000.0066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162302467613393983228513216.252.303.404.70712225331.319.152.240.0006.6125.653.882.6834.0332.68
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625678215025916811994213332535.265.316.423.73924049618.317.158.249.0006.7321.523.202.6035.3432.85

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1984Billings Mustangs PioRkcin183B16--627553833.8682.06------2176.223.5
1985Billings Mustangs PioRkcin19OF63--112413-129116.8991.84------63100.092.6
1986Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin20OF118--21815112244233.9551.97------12892.284.3
1987Vermont Reds EastAAcin21OF99--2071282227219.9652.21------11387.670.7
1988Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin22OF96--1851582208200.9622.08------11682.867.1
1989Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin23OF102--197871212205.9672.01------10399.073.4
1989Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin23OF17--25-1-2625.9621.47------2181.011.6
1990Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin24OF121--2091786234226.9661.87------13490.382.3
1991Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin25OF66--11056-121115.9501.74------7390.446.2
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25OF26--271--28281.0001.08------5250.016.0
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26OF45--867219593.9792.07------45100.031.3
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26P3---1--111.0000.33------456.72.1
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26OF43--27-2-2927.9310.63------5479.626.5
1993Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol27OF46--10753-115112.9742.43------46100.032.6
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27OF70--11422-118116.9831.66------8681.443.2
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol28OF96--1911115-217202.9312.10------9898.069.1
1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28OF14--16-1-1716.9411.14------2166.712.0
1995Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn29OF30--624126766.9852.20------3390.921.1
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn29OF52--793218482.9761.58------7965.836.1
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn291B5--433-346461.0009.20------796.33.5
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn30RF44--43-1-4443.9770.98------8949.427.2
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn30LF17--14-2-1614.8750.82------8919.110.5
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn30CF8--10---10101.0001.25------899.04.9
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn301B5--161-117171.0003.40------895.63.1
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31RF25--28---28281.0001.12------9227.215.4
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31LF24--153212018.9000.75------9226.114.8
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31CF19--3012-3331.9391.63------9220.711.7
1998Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn32OF13--17-1-1817.9441.31------2552.08.0
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32RF24--2911-3130.9681.25------4355.814.7
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari32RF7--11---11111.0001.57------2035.04.3
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32LF5--2-1-32.6670.40------4311.63.1
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32DH2---------------434.71.2
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari32LF1---------------205.00.6
1999Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor33OF25--572116059.9832.36------8130.917.4
2000Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil34OF56--12034-127123.9692.20------6487.538.9
2000Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn34OF6--71--881.0001.33------1346.24.2
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil34RF2-166---661.0003.000.38-----1216.71.2
2001Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil35OF30--624316966.9572.20------3196.820.8
2001Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor35OF26--4735-5550.9091.92------3770.318.1
2001Richmond Braves ILAAAatl35OF23--423-145451.0001.96------3271.916.0
2001Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor351B5--583-261611.00012.20------3713.53.5
2002Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil36OF74--144232149146.9801.97------7894.951.7
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF205--263671276269.9751.31------2050.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 4 season(s)-   RF102-1611712-120118.9831.167.38-----1020.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF47--313513934.8720.72------470.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF27--4012-4341.9531.52------270.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B10--594-463631.0006.30------100.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 12 season(s)-   OF674--128667531414061353.9622.01------6740.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--583-261611.00012.20------50.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3---1--111.0000.33------30.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF297--58935235647624.9642.10------2970.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF118--21815112244233.9551.97------1180.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF63--112413-129116.8991.84------630.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B16--627553833.8682.06------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1984Billings Mustangs PioRkcin18-----16-----
1985Billings Mustangs PioRkcin19---------63-
1986Cedar Rapids Reds MidwAcin20---------118-
1987Vermont Reds EastAAcin21---------99-
1988Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin22---------96-
1989Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAcin23---------102-
1989Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin23---------17-
1990Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin24---------121-
1991Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcin25---------66-
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25---------26-
1992Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou263--------45-
1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26---------43-
1993Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol27---------46-
1993Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27---------70-
1994Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol28---------96-
1994Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28---------14-
1995Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn29---------30-
1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn29--5------52-
1996New York MetsNLMLBnyn30--5---17844--
1997San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31------241925--
1998Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn32---------13-
1998San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32------5-24-2
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari32------1-7--
1999Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor33---------25-
2000Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil34---------56-
2000Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn34---------6-
2000Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil34--------2--
2001Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil35---------30-
2001Syracuse SkyChiefs ILAAAtor35--5------26-
2001Richmond Braves ILAAAatl35---------23-
2002Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil36---------74-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2005Newark BearsAtlIndIndy-39Manager1405882.41420.03 -
2006Newark BearsAtlIndIndy-40Manager1254283.33633.53 
2007Kannapolis IntimidatorsSALAMinorcha41Manager1396970.49619.55 
2008Kannapolis IntimidatorsSALAMinorcha42Manager1356768.49619.55 
* 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
2000-10-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-05-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
2000-04-29Released by Padres. 
2000-02-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1999-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-04-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1999-03-29Released by Padres. 
1999-02-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1998-10-02Released by Giants. 
1998-04-27TradeTraded by Diamondbacks to Giants for Ricky Pickett. 
1997-11-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
1997-10-06Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-11-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1996-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1993-12-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-10-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
1992-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1991-12-13Released by Reds. 
* 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
1991Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll25100,000-62025-742,231100,000100,000
1992Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26109,000-68029-962,245109,000209,000
1993Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll27140,000-6172431968,431109,000349,000
1994Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll28175,000-5552539957,101109,000524,000
1995New York MetsTeam Payroll29200,000-5011545999,520109,000724,000
1996New York MetsTeam Payroll30337,500-3981456957,870109,0001,061,500
1997San Diego PadresTeam Payroll31380,000-43422521,182,177150,0001,441,500
1998Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll32450,000-44013511,276,192170,0001,891,500
1998San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll32450,000-44024511,276,192170,0001,891,500
2000Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll34175,000-79542-1,394,248200,0002,066,500
* 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