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Chris CannizzaroTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1956-1974 MLB Years: 1960-1974
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PositionsC-715, OF-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher John Cannizzaro
Height6-0Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 3,1938PlaceOakland,California
Death DateDecember 30,2016 [78.241]
High SchoolSan Leandro (San Leandro,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1956 by the St. Louis Cardinals.
Signing Bonus$2,200Signing ScoutsTony Governor
MLB DebutApril 17,1960 [21.349]
OrganizationsNYN [5] SLN [5] SDN [4] LAN [2] CHN [1] DET [1] PHI [1] PIT [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9609Retrosheet IDcannc101MLBAM ID111959
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Player Notes:   Selected by the New York Mets from the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1961 NL expansion draft (#26 Pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed27Power37Contact52XBH36RBIs50Runs18Hitting52Durability19Team.421Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1956DecaturMidwA-184010492230013000000000.212.212.240.452253104.212.028.029.2030.000.000.000.000.0013.64
1957BillingsPioRk-1946134183231322000000000.239.239.343.582467134.221.104.104.2570.000.000.002.2444.6721.88
1957ArdmoreSoo StD-193296132760114000000000.281.281.375.65636796.274.094.094.2900.000.000.001.0496.0025.93
1958OmahaAmerAAA-201103344491141641000000000.272.272.374.64612521334.259.102.102.2850.000.000.001.8055.6723.08
1959OmahaAmerAAA-21101268236264221000000000.231.231.306.5378212268.226.075.075.2370.000.000.000.75134.0019.35
1960RochesterILAAA-221223583890155544000000000.251.251.363.61413025358.241.112.112.2710.000.000.001.4071.6027.78
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34c2279020001001300100.222.273.222.4952011.286.000.111.2299.0927.273.000.000.000.00
1961PortlandPCLAAA-2341133122731112000000000.203.203.263.466355133.197.060.060.2060.000.000.000.75133.0018.52
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34c2362010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4520.000.000.000.000.000.00
1962RochesterILAAA-241223583890155544000000000.251.251.363.61413025358.241.112.112.2700.000.000.001.4071.6027.78
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn8c2459133932210911192611215.241.335.271.606363156.294.030.173.28512.1816.671.370.000.009.38
1963BuffaloILAAA-25933082882145739000000000.266.266.412.67812726308.249.146.146.2980.000.000.002.2744.0031.71
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn8c251633481004001800100.242.257.273.5309135.308.031.061.2362.8622.868.000.000.0012.50
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn8c2660164115110001005142812123.311.367.372.7396110182.372.061.116.3297.6915.382.000.000.0019.61
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn5c271142511746820702286023045.183.270.231.5015810284.241.048.151.2319.8621.132.140.000.0021.74
1966RichmondILAAA-281013222373130841000000000.227.227.342.56911021322.207.115.115.2500.000.000.002.4840.2528.77
1967ToledoILAAA-29983222682101836000000000.255.255.366.62111819322.236.111.112.2780.000.000.002.4840.2523.17
1968ColumbusILAAA-3088268296581431000000000.243.243.325.5688713268.231.082.082.2580.000.000.001.4967.0020.00
1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit16c30255851422170091303042.241.343.397.74023570.295.156.310.31912.8618.571.441.4358.0035.71
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3,8c311344182392143433014281072816.220.290.297.58712421469.263.077.175.2678.9617.271.930.85104.5022.83
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn8c32111341279513354227484914389.279.366.378.74412921397.310.099.226.33412.0912.341.021.2668.2022.11
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn8c332163212101800111010007.190.320.254.57416275.212.064.238.28114.6713.330.911.3363.0016.67
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn43c3371197184281523002824162213.213.311.340.6516714234.218.127.269.30011.9710.260.862.1439.4033.33
1971Totals for NL-NL         92260205491631003934262220.208.314.319.6338316309.216.111.262.29612.6211.000.871.9443.3329.63
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan14c347320014486021801313801154.240.341.300.641608233.286.060.210.29613.3016.311.230.86100.0016.67
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan14c351721040003003300110.190.280.190.4704025.211.000.143.21112.0012.001.000.000.000.00
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn10c36266021110040061101003.183.258.200.45812167.224.017.117.2258.9616.421.830.000.009.09
D Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3296132760114000000000.281.281.375.65636796.274.094.094.0000.000.000.001.0496.0025.93
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter7401950132458661218169317241354728143567.235.319.309.628602962240.276.074.190.00010.7615.801.470.80108.3320.96
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter96229092887161042449344000000000.246.246.349.59510151772909.233.103.103.0000.000.000.001.6859.3724.72
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter8762671261662982346309000000000.248.248.353.6019441672671.235.105.106.0000.000.000.001.7258.0725.23
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4010492230013000000000.212.212.240.452253104.212.028.029.0000.000.000.000.000.0013.64
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter46134183231322000000000.239.239.343.582467134.221.104.104.0000.000.000.002.2444.6721.88
San Diego Padres Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2928825421029610872810715121251635.238.320.319.639281451008.275.081.195.00010.6214.981.410.9988.2021.43
New York Mets Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter249581411372130301862122464713.236.312.282.59416424657.296.046.141.0009.4418.571.970.000.0017.52
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9022114526022101344101264.235.335.290.625648258.278.055.204.00013.1815.891.210.78110.5015.38
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter71197184281523002824162213.213.311.340.6516714234.218.127.269.00011.9710.260.862.1439.4033.33
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter255851422170091303042.241.343.397.74023570.295.156.310.00012.8618.571.441.4358.0035.71
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1311030001001300100.273.308.273.5813013.333.000.091.0007.6923.083.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16242729100143437145377263815.235.319.309.62813221490.276.074.190.00010.7615.801.470.80108.3320.96
Average Minor - Per 162 games16249048121184858000000000.246.246.349.59517130490.233.103.103.0000.000.000.001.6859.3724.72

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22C6--193-122221.0003.67------785.73.9
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23C5--5---551.0001.00------683.33.2
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn24C56--2183473259252.9734.50-----115994.935.0
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn24OF1--1---111.0001.00------591.70.6
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn25C15--496--55551.0003.67-----11693.89.3
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn26C53--2252836256253.9884.77-----46088.332.7
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn27C112--43569128516504.9774.50-----611498.269.1
1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30C25--1111031124121.9764.84------25100.015.4
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31C132--6446998722713.9885.40-584158.61413498.581.5
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32C110--55944125615603.9805.48-----211199.167.9
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33C70--3112662343337.9834.81-----57198.643.2
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33C19--114612121120.9926.32-----22190.511.8
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34C72-5253122664344338.9834.690.64301075.047398.646.5
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35C14-5533---33331.0002.360.603-100.011782.48.7
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36C26--1261232141138.9795.31-15671.4-26100.016.0
MLB Totals for C - 13 season(s)-   C715-5803161333624235563494.9834.896.021065765.0507150.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1960St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22-6---------
1961St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23-5---------
1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn24-56-------1-
1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn25-15---------
1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn26-53---------
1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn27-112---------
1968Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30-25---------
1969San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn31-132---------
1970San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn32-110---------
1971Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33-70---------
1971San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33-19---------
1972Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan34-72---------
1973Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35-14---------
1974San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn36-26---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl38Bullpen Coach1627092.43232.06Dave Bristol
1977Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl39Bullpen Coach16261101.37737.06Vern Benson,Ted Turner,Dave Bristol
1978Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl40Bullpen Coach1626993.42626.06Bobby Cox
1979Salinas AngelsCalifA+Minorcal41Manager1406971.49320.03 
1981Redwood PioneersCalifA+Minorcal43Manager1406674.47121.06 
1982Redwood PioneersCalifA+Minorcal44Manager1406575.46429.04 
* 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
1974-08-01Purchased by Padres from Astros. 
1974-01-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1973-10-23Released by Dodgers. 
1971-12-17Claimed on waivers by Dodgers from Cubs. 
1971-05-19TradeTraded by Padres to Cubs for Garry Jestadt. 
1969-03-28TradeTraded by Pirates with Tommie Sisk to Padres for Bobby Klaus and Ron Davis. 
1967-11-29Purchased by Pirates from Tigers. 
1966-12-19Purchased by Tigers from Yankees. 
1966-12-07Purchased by Yankees from Mets. 
1961-10-10Selected by Mets from Cardinals in expansion draft. 
1956-06-21ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Phillies. 
* 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.