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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Lawrence Christensen
Stat Years
1982-1989  [mlb] 1984-1988
Height/Weight
6-0 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (674) ... 1B (38) ... DH (9) ... 3B (9)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
Troy (Fullerton,CA)
Colleges
Cal State Fullerton (Fullerton, California)
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #2 (#38 overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1984-09-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.008)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [4] SEA [2] MIN [2] BOS [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9863 ... retro id: chrij001 ... mlbam id: 112264
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1982Shelby MetsSALAnyn-21of---11254401001472422297215755370420.334.435.548.98352624148.420.214.33914.2610.080.7120.04.1832.7
    1982Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-21of---18317101104302200000.323.364.419.78333132.258.096.3456.066.061.000.00.0020.0
    1983Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-22of-1b---2109405761352621272126485360630.333.406.496.90246520140.296.163.35510.3211.401.1033.82.5829.6
    1983Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-22of---22080122100215005901100.263.302.338.64087272.138.075.2715.7510.341.8040.02.309.5
    1984Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-23of---312942157133120157125587021820.316.395.451.84649019027.266.135.34311.8414.291.2128.13.0620.3
    1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn3523ofL-S-E-P3511232003011200100.273.308.455.7631352.182.182.3007.6915.382.000.00.0066.7
    1985Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-24of---44315614334111300112552220.212.282.269.551176426.128.057.2426.2514.202.27156.00.5718.2
    1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn7,3524ofL-S-E-P45111310214131312192301013.186.303.319.622133368.292.133.20714.2917.291.2137.72.2638.1
    1986Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-25of---56217527410052254333842220.234.364.320.684216565.280.086.26915.2817.591.1535.02.3112.2
    1987Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAsea-26of---612398155006017510000.385.489.5131.00247205.282.128.44114.8910.640.710.00.0033.3
    1987Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-26of---61346111540112108811000.326.436.478.91456225.348.152.37814.2914.291.0046.01.7933.3
    1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea4226ofL-S-E-P65313219326121220122802003.242.306.348.654146469.212.106.2948.2219.182.3366.01.3728.1
    1988Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-27of---71063855711723394974426532410.304.373.449.82243617335.262.145.3439.6314.911.5542.82.0629.9
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2027ofL-S-E-P723385104005003520011.263.349.368.71743144.184.105.3036.9811.631.670.00.0040.0
    1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-28of---812742958116183126355468392710.270.348.410.75849317633.247.140.3059.3316.841.8035.82.4328.5
    MLB Totals (4 yrs)132294366616253333355823127.224.310.344.65433510123.238.120.26310.4517.311.6658.81.4934.8
    American League Totals (2 yrs)76170244210121720153322014.247.316.353.6691896013.206.106.2967.9417.462.2085.01.0631.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)5612412246131613202501113.194.303.331.6341464110.282.137.21613.7017.121.2541.32.0541.7
    Minor League Totals754260742778311712794245630335411381134130.300.384.445.82930251161208.283.145.32711.0713.591.2333.02.6126.6
    Minor: A Totals1254401001472422297215755370420.334.435.548.98352624148.420.214.33914.2610.080.7120.04.1832.7
    Minor: A+ Totals8317101104302200000.323.364.419.78333132.258.096.3456.066.061.000.00.0020.0
    Minor: AA Totals121444841503121278127555870630.338.414.498.91251222145.295.160.36310.7411.331.0537.02.3430.0
    Minor: AAA Totals500169223647661745245201820329824112480.281.362.405.7671954686113.245.124.31410.3915.251.4737.62.3023.7
    New York Mets Totals (2 yrs)5612412246131613202501113.194.303.331.6341464110.282.137.21613.7017.121.2541.32.0541.7
    Seattle Mariners Totals (1 yrs)5313219326121220122802003.242.306.348.654146469.212.106.2948.2219.182.3366.01.3728.1
    Minnesota Twins Totals (1 yrs)23385104005003520011.263.349.368.71743144.184.105.3036.9811.631.670.00.0040.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1982Shelby MetsSALA21OF9800.0156922167165.9881.700.0070.078.43
    1982Lynchburg MetsCaroA+21OF800.0111101312.9231.500.005.9100.07
    1983Jackson MetsTexAA221B3600.030726424337333.9889.300.0026.533.02
    1983Jackson MetsTexAA223B900.0715412622.8462.400.006.68.33
    1983Jackson MetsTexAA22OF5900.0103831114111.9741.900.0043.454.14
    1983Tidewater TidesILAAA22OF1900.0281203129.9351.500.0013.795.07
    1984Tidewater TidesILAAA231B200.07100881.0004.000.001.41.65
    1984Tidewater TidesILAAA23OF11800.0170612177176.9941.500.0084.391.51
    1984New York MetsNLMLB23OF500.0101021.5000.200.003.1100.07
    1985Tidewater TidesILAAA24OF4300.0657417672.9471.700.0030.9100.05
    1985New York MetsNLMLB24OF3800.0412204543.9561.100.0023.574.56
    1986Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA25OF4800.08320085851.0001.800.0034.577.46
    1987Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA26OF600.01010111111.0001.800.004.250.08
    1987Calgary CannonsPCLAAA26OF1300.0240202624.9231.800.009.2100.07
    1987Seattle MarinersALMLB26OF4300.06030163631.0001.500.0026.581.15
    1987Seattle MarinersALMLB26DH800.0000000.0000.000.004.915.14
    1988Calgary CannonsPCLAAA27OF7700.01261042140136.9711.800.0054.272.62
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLB27OF1700.02000020201.0001.200.0010.573.96
    1988Minnesota TwinsALMLB27DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.64.313
    1989Portland BeaversPCLAAA28OF8200.01431021155153.9871.900.0056.964.62
    MLB Totals - (OF)10300122531130127.9771.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)900000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)2007100881.0004.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)4000063936156690675.9781.700.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)360030726424337333.9889.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)900715412622.8462.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (OF)6500113932125122.9761.900.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)800111101312.9231.500.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)9800156922167165.9881.700.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1982Minor---------106-
    1983Minor--36-9----78-
    1984MLB---------5-
    1984Minor--2------118-
    1985MLB---------38-
    1985Minor---------43-
    1986Minor---------48-
    1987MLB---------438
    1987Minor---------19-
    1988MLB---------171
    1988Minor---------77-
    1989Minor---------82-
    Totals--38-9----6749