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Steve ChristmasTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1986 MLB Years: 1983-1986
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PositionsC-603, 1B-115, 3B-57, P-1Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameStephen Randall Christmas
Height6-0Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 9,1957 [60.195]PlaceOrlando,Florida
High SchoolColonial (Orlando,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 33rd round (664th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutSeptember 1,1983 [25.266]
OrganizationsCIN [7] CHA [2] CHN [1] HOU [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9869Retrosheet IDchris001MLBAM ID112272
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power62Contact93XBH59RBIs65Runs27Hitting69Durability56Team.484Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-cin-1946173305313163023182012200.306.371.497.8688620196.315.191.289.3819.1810.201.113.0628.8337.74
1978Shelby RedsWcarAcin-c20106352538810094021562225600.250.351.355.70612519421.242.105.267.32913.305.230.392.1439.1121.59
1979Tampa TarponsFSLA+cin-c21122377509918263955723021500.263.379.369.74813926457.269.106.297.34615.756.560.421.3162.8326.26
1980Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-c22115347448415274411613540300.242.359.357.71612424415.250.115.291.33414.708.430.571.6949.5728.57
1981Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-c2312639540104210763115135346110.263.347.370.71714628459.270.107.235.32311.117.630.691.5356.4326.92
1982Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-c2485252317714173710141602120.306.341.452.79311422269.304.146.206.3505.205.951.142.6036.0028.57
1983Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAcin-c-1b2531981424614201015500120.245.342.449.7914411114.222.204.367.34713.164.390.333.5124.5045.83
1983Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou18c254816418476021822181411140.287.359.360.719598185.302.073.183.3229.737.570.781.0882.0017.02
1983Totals for AAA-AAA         79262327112163832331911260.271.352.393.74510319299.272.122.252.33211.046.350.582.0143.6726.76
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin4c25917010001001300101.059.105.059.1641019.067.000.059.0855.2615.793.000.000.000.00
1984Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcha-c-1b267419824559342911281102500.278.359.414.7738216233.271.136.278.34812.024.720.391.7249.5029.09
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha58c261211141014000200000.364.364.7271.0918211.375.363.364.4780.0018.180.009.0911.0050.00
1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-3b-1b2712740950122120165612503630740.298.373.445.81818228469.291.147.267.36210.667.680.723.4125.5622.95
1986Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-1b2862180225411042512191901120.300.365.428.7937715201.316.128.228.3529.459.451.001.9945.0027.78
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn18c-1b2839011002000100000.111.111.222.333219.125.111.111.1420.0011.110.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2437162017001600101.162.179.297.47611339.161.135.162.0002.5615.386.002.5637.0050.00
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter942294537680713510724011818402243161838250.274.360.400.76011782173419.275.126.262.00011.767.110.602.1140.9026.89
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter427130115937958537185771441014616140.291.360.429.7895581001471.290.138.248.0009.796.870.702.5235.1626.39
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24174284188362141072211270749110.253.353.364.71727052874.261.111.261.00012.818.010.631.6053.0027.66
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter122377509918263955723021500.263.379.369.74813926457.269.106.297.00015.756.560.421.3162.8326.26
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter106352538810094021562225600.250.351.355.70612519421.242.105.267.00013.305.230.392.1439.1121.59
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter46173305313163023182012200.306.371.497.8688620196.315.191.289.0009.1810.201.113.0628.8337.74
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter917010001001300101.059.105.059.1641019.067.000.059.0005.2615.793.000.000.000.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1211141014000200000.364.364.7271.0918211.375.363.364.0000.0018.180.009.0911.0050.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter39011002000100000.111.111.222.333219.125.111.111.0000.0011.110.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622507411407470074100707.162.179.297.4767420263.161.135.162.0002.5615.386.002.5637.0050.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16250665139232126933694233740.274.360.400.76020337588.275.126.262.00011.767.110.602.1140.9026.89

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1981Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-Rel23006.0010100003.03221210001.679.003.006.003.000.50--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.0010100003.03221210001.679.003.006.003.000.50--
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.0010100003.03221210001.679.003.006.003.000.50--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings006.00730730000220.022014714773147730001.679.003.006.003.000.50--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Shelby Reds WcarAcin20C100--532771810627609.9716.09-----2010694.371.9
1979Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin21C114--646113179776759.9786.66-----1712293.485.1
1979Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin211B6--388-446461.0007.67------1224.94.5
1980Waterbury Reds EastAAcin22C105--598801110689678.9846.46------11591.375.5
1980Waterbury Reds EastAAcin221B4--231-124241.0006.00------1153.52.9
1981Waterbury Reds EastAAcin23C118--59495139702689.9815.84-----1512693.785.5
1981Waterbury Reds EastAAcin231B4--111--12121.0003.00------1263.22.9
1981Waterbury Reds EastAAcin23P1--3---331.0003.00------1260.80.7
1982Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin24C75--40839124459447.9745.96-----78588.255.1
1982Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin241B1--1---111.0001.00------851.20.7
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25C22--1281855151146.9676.64------4845.815.5
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin25C17--1071223121119.9837.00------3154.812.5
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin251B10--8041108584.9888.40------3132.37.4
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou251B4--313113534.9718.50------488.32.8
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25C7--283--31311.0004.43-3-100.01977.84.3
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha26C25--12016--1361361.0005.44-----17433.816.2
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha261B20--1286320137134.9786.70------7427.013.0
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26C1--2---221.0002.00-1-100.0-128.30.6
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha273B55--4391911143134.9372.44------12743.338.7
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha271B37--25823232283281.9937.59------12729.126.1
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha27C13--595--64641.0004.92------12710.29.2
1986Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn281B28--1979320209206.9867.36------6245.219.7
1986Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn28C5--346-140401.0008.00------628.13.5
1986Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn283B2--25-2771.0003.50------623.21.4
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28C1--71--881.0008.00-3175.0-333.30.6
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn281B1--41--551.0005.00------333.30.6
MLB Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C9--374--41411.0004.56-7187.5190.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--41--551.0005.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C157--856961913971952.9806.06-----81570.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B100--695451083750740.9877.40------1000.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B57--4596913150141.9402.47------570.00.0
AA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C223--1192175241913911367.9836.13-----152230.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B8--342-136361.0004.50------80.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C114--646113179776759.9786.66-----171140.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B6--388-446461.0007.67------60.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C100--532771810627609.9716.09-----201000.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Shelby Reds WcarAcin20-100---------
1979Tampa Tarpons FSLA+cin21-1146--------
1980Waterbury Reds EastAAcin22-1054--------
1981Waterbury Reds EastAAcin2311184--------
1982Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin24-751--------
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25-224--------
1983Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAcin25-1710--------
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25-7---------
1984Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcha26-2520--------
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26-1---------
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha27-1337--55-----
1986Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn28-528--2-----
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28-11--------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-01-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1985-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-01-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1984-12-10Released by White Sox. 
1983-11-21TradeTraded by Reds to White Sox for Fran Mullins. 
1977-02-13ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2860,000-61432-386,34760,00060,000
* 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