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CHRIS VALAIKA   +

MLB  Chicago Cubs   40-man Roster
Positions
SS-432, 2B-306, 3B-50, 1B-5
Born
August 14, 1985  (29.016)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-0 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Hart  (Newhall,CA)
College:
Drafted:
Cincinnati Reds:  2006-3-84 (June-Reg)  bonus: $437,500 
Signed by
Full Name
Christopher A. Valaika 
TBC Player ID
50528
MLB Debut
August 24, 2010  (25.010)
Year


vs LH/RH:


Pitch Type
32 25
21 36
3 8 8
9 12 21
6 10 14
.500
.400
.300
.240
.000
Brother of Matt Valaika, Brother of Pat Valaika

Top Prospect:  team  2007 (#10-CIN), 2009 (#4-CIN)
Speed
37
Contact
47
Patience
20
Batting
60
Power
54

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Roland Gladu (83.58)
2.  Hugh Willingham (83.56)
3.  Mike Rose (81.85)
4.  Brock Holt (79.82)
5.  Lou Jackson (78.23)
6.  Ed Winceniak (76.91)
7.  Rube Novotney (76.06)
8.  Les Powers (75.28)
9.  Bill Dunlap (75.27)
10.  Robert Eenhoorn (74.36)
Age: 25
1.  Hugh Willingham (81.9)
2.  Felix Mackiewicz (80.07)
3.  Brock Holt (79.82)
4.  Pat Bourque (77.63)
5.  Ed Armbrister (76.57)
6.  Rube Novotney (76.06)
7.  Bill Dunlap (75.27)
8.  Lou Jackson (75.19)
9.  Gordon Slade (74.16)
10.  Jack Phillips (74.12)
Age: 26
1.  Hugh Willingham (83.18)
2.  Ray Smith (80.49)
3.  Felix Mackiewicz (80.07)
4.  Brock Holt (79.82)
5.  Jim Hicks (77.02)
6.  Rube Novotney (76.06)
7.  Jack Phillips (75.33)
8.  Bill Dunlap (75.27)
9.  Lou Jackson (75.19)
10.  Buck Crouse (73.84)


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