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Current Status
Free Agent since 2012-11-18 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Christopher John Nitkowski
Stat Years
1993-2012  [mlb] 1995-2005
6-3 / 205
Left / Left
P (639)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
1973-03-09 in Suffern, New York   [48.273]
High School
Don Bosco Prep (Ramsey,NJ)
St. John's University (New York,New York), Florida Atlantic University (Boca Raton,Florida)
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #1 (#9 overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Signing Scouts
Ray Bellino
MLB Debut
1995-06-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.086)
Service Time
DET [5] HOU [3] CIN [2] PIT [2] TEX [2] NYN [2] WAS [1] SLN [1] NYA [1] ATL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 655 ... retro id: nitkc001 ... mlbam id: 119809
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks32Hittable48SO/BB39vsPower48Hitting.269Durability56Team.506Ratings Explained
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The list below is of all top 10 rankings for basic statistics over the course of his career for qualifying league. A qualifying league is MLB, Minor Leagues, Indy Leagues and Division I College. All other leagues may or may not be statistically complete at the league or conference level, therefore, we do not display the rankings here.

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  • CategoryYearTeamsLeagueStatisticRankStat Value
    Pitching1996Toledo Mud HensILStrikeouts7103
    Pitching1996Toledo Mud HensILStrikeouts per 9 Innings48.35
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerLosses610
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerGames Started228
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerInnings PItched2174.1
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerHits Allowed3183
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerRuns Allowed1082
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerEarned Runs Allowed677
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerWalks Allowed756
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerStrikeouts1141
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerHome Runs per 9 Innings20.52
    Pitching1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerStrikeouts per 9 Innings87.28
    Pitching2006Indianapolis IndiansILGames Pitched258
    13 record(s)
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Teams Number of teams available League Abbreviation or name of league Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank