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Chad KreuterTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1984-2003 MLB Years: 1988-2003
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Rated Prospect

PositionsC-1406, DH-8, 1B-6, OF-4, 3B-2Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChadden Michael Kreuter
Height6-2Weight200BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 26,1964 [53.323]PlaceGreenbrae,California
High SchoolRedwood (Larkspur,CA)
CollegePepperdine University (Malibu,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 5th round (109th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-TEX-#5 ... 1988-TEX-#9
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1988 [24.019]
OrganizationsTEX [7] CHA [3] DET [3] LAN [3] ANA [2] KCA [1] PHI [1] SEA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID1045Retrosheet IDkreuc001MLBAM ID117316
RelationshipsFather of Cade Kreuter
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed24Power59Contact40XBH63RBIs49Runs31Hitting45Durability43Team.473Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984PepperdineCollegeSoc1956196385715163831312300000.291.388.469.8579222227.305.178.347.38613.6610.130.742.6432.6738.60
1985Burlington RangersMidwAtex-c206919925539042632384815300.266.382.372.7547413246.327.106.302.34615.4519.511.261.6349.7524.53
1986Salem RedbirdsCaroA+tex-c21125387558521264955678234420.220.336.331.66712829465.261.111.284.30814.4117.631.221.2964.5034.12
1987Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-c2285281366118194011313212120.217.296.384.68010828316.216.167.278.2989.8110.131.032.8531.2245.90
1988Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-c23108358469524635122556622510.265.362.391.75314033422.313.126.279.34113.0315.641.200.71119.3334.74
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex7c23165131421150071300001.275.362.412.77421458.351.137.275.35112.0722.411.861.7251.0028.57
1989Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-c2426871022300611131101100.253.347.287.634253102.286.034.184.30112.7510.780.850.000.0013.64
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex7c24871581624305901274006104.152.274.266.540428192.167.114.278.26014.0620.831.482.6031.6033.33
1990Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-c2592291416517173503528022000.223.345.361.70610525347.284.138.306.32814.9923.051.542.0241.5738.46
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex7c252222211002008901100.045.290.091.3812132.071.046.409.22425.0028.131.130.000.00100.00
1991Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-c264212823305121010292310040.234.380.336.716438158.272.102.336.33018.3514.560.791.2764.0026.67
1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-c26247014196011220181600100.271.416.400.81628789.333.129.414.37720.2217.980.891.1270.0036.84
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         66198374911132230473910140.247.393.359.7527115247.293.112.364.34719.0315.790.831.2166.0030.61
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex7c2634000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet19,62c276719022489021601203803218.253.321.332.6536311215.303.079.179.3009.3017.671.900.9395.0022.92
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet19c2811937459107233155121499232345.286.371.484.85518141431.341.198.332.37511.3721.351.883.4824.9338.32
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet19c296517017388011901283602403.224.327.288.615499204.270.064.224.28813.7317.651.290.49170.0023.68
1995Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-c301548614501110081100003.292.393.458.85122656.361.166.333.38014.2919.641.381.7948.0042.86
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea18c302675121750180052221000.227.293.333.62625683.308.106.173.2856.0226.514.401.2075.0035.29
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c314611414258031800132922102.219.308.368.6764211132.265.149.263.3039.8521.972.232.2738.0044.00
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12c321937682113018900000.216.356.405.76115445.259.189.378.34317.7820.001.132.2237.0050.00
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana6c327021819517141802215701007.234.301.330.6317212240.299.096.183.2878.7523.752.711.6754.5023.53
1997Totals for AL-AL         8925525599252103296601007.231.310.341.6518716285.293.110.212.29610.1823.162.281.7551.0027.12
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15c339324526629123310324535118.253.345.322.6677912286.302.069.204.30811.1915.731.410.70122.5019.35
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana4c3337111000001400000.143.250.286.536218.333.143.286.24612.5050.004.000.000.00100.00
1998Totals for AL-AL         96252276310123310334935118.250.343.321.6648113294.302.071.206.30611.2216.671.480.68126.0020.63
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca19c341073243173150535003465622116.225.309.318.62710320368.266.093.198.2879.2417.661.911.3664.8027.40
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21c3580212325613062810544822106.264.416.410.8268719271.314.146.406.37819.9317.710.892.2135.3333.93
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21c3673191214111161700415210125.215.355.377.7327218234.261.162.377.32617.5222.221.272.5631.8343.90
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan21c3741958255021210103110243.263.333.379.712367108.359.116.232.3019.2628.703.101.8547.5028.00
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex21c38718021000003200000.111.238.167.4053121.125.056.222.20314.299.520.670.000.0050.00
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter9442505289593123854274573615932027191368.237.335.357.6928941852932.287.120.263.00012.3120.231.641.8446.3931.20
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter58618492564441081133240151431136910161593.240.350.364.7146731522201.281.124.293.00014.1316.771.191.5056.0334.23
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter15749671120311964349111823203.242.360.363.72318041594.299.121.302.00015.3219.871.301.5255.1134.17
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1504866912529756132848932550.257.367.377.74418341580.302.120.294.00014.4815.341.060.8697.2032.80
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter210668911463931589669811446540.219.320.353.67323657781.241.134.281.00012.5514.601.161.9244.5339.04
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6919925539042632384815300.266.382.372.7547413246.327.106.302.00015.4519.511.261.6349.7524.53
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56196385715163831312300000.291.388.469.8579222227.305.178.347.00013.6610.130.742.6432.6738.60
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2517349819340318862397166379516.263.348.399.74729361850.313.136.267.00011.4119.531.712.1240.7831.61
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter19449861122291145720105131424614.245.378.392.77019544613.303.147.361.00017.1321.371.252.2835.5736.07
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1583964695192654115383572110.240.336.343.67913627463.288.103.237.00011.4517.931.571.3066.0028.42
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1073243173150535003465622116.225.309.318.62710320368.266.093.198.0009.2417.661.911.3664.8027.40
Texas Rangers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter13525321417161601456507205.162.287.269.5566814307.190.107.281.00014.6621.171.441.9542.1734.15
Anaheim Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7322520528141802226101007.231.300.329.6297413248.300.098.187.0008.8724.602.771.6156.2525.00
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2675121750180052221000.227.293.333.62625683.308.106.173.0006.0226.514.401.2075.0035.29
Average MLB - Per 162 games162430501022119471162102353212.237.335.357.69215332503.287.120.263.00012.3120.231.641.8446.3931.20
Average Minor - Per 162 games16251171123303966448610234421.240.350.364.71418642608.281.124.293.00014.1316.771.191.5056.0334.23

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1985Burlington Rangers MidwAtex20C55--3493483391383.9806.96------6979.739.9
1986Salem Redbirds CaroA+tex21C102--6121132117746725.9727.11-----1112581.673.9
1986Salem Redbirds CaroA+tex21OF1--1---111.0001.00------1250.80.7
1986Salem Redbirds CaroA+tex213B1---1--111.0001.00------1250.80.7
1987Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex22C64--3775184436428.9826.69-----68575.344.8
1987Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex22OF2--3---331.0001.50------852.41.4
1987Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex223B1---3--331.0003.00------851.20.7
1988Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex23C101--60371139687674.9816.67-----910893.574.3
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex23C16--9381-102101.9906.31-12570.6916100.09.9
1989Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex24C21--1461422162160.9887.62-----22680.814.5
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex24C85--4532644483479.9925.64-641482.1218797.752.5
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex25C92--55964109633623.9846.77-----592100.063.4
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex25C20--3941-4443.9772.15-6366.712290.912.3
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex25DH1---------------224.50.6
1991Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex26C42--2692742300296.9877.05-----142100.030.9
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex26C23--1462375176169.9607.35-----32495.816.0
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex26C1--5---551.0005.00------333.30.6
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet27C62--2712256298293.9834.73-262353.146792.538.3
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet27DH1---------------671.50.6
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet28C112--51769710593586.9885.23-574555.9411994.169.1
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet28DH2---------------1191.71.2
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet281B1--51--661.0006.00------1190.80.6
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet29C64--2782241304300.9874.69-262056.536598.555.7
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet291B1--1---111.0001.00------651.50.9
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet29OF1--1---111.0001.00------651.50.9
1995Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea30C14--7010138180.9885.71-----11593.39.7
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30C23--1511243167163.9767.09-13765.032688.515.9
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31C38--1811224195193.9905.08-221166.714682.623.5
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha311B2--1---111.0000.50------464.31.2
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana32C67--4312931463460.9946.87-312456.447095.741.4
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32C13--5731-6160.9844.62-5271.4-1968.48.1
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha321B2--211143.7501.50------1910.51.2
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana32DH2---------------702.91.2
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33C91--4243574466459.9855.04-492467.159397.856.2
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana33C3--1412-1715.8825.00-4180.0-3100.01.9
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34C101--4604438507504.9944.99-683665.4610794.462.7
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34DH1---------------1070.90.6
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35C78-5904833531521518.9946.640.88211952.578097.548.1
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36C70-52648629-45155151.0007.360.98271662.857395.943.2
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36DH1---------------731.40.6
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37C41-2471971631216213.9865.200.86171063.0-41100.025.3
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex38C7650313--34341.0004.860.685-100.0-7100.04.3
MLB Totals for C - 16 season(s)-   C892614134571370504749914941.9905.543.5045326063.5738920.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH8---------------80.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B6--92111211.9171.83------60.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C150--921111201910521032.9816.88-----111500.00.0
AA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C143--872981711987970.9836.78-----101430.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C166--989164292111821153.9756.95-----171660.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF3--4---441.0001.33------30.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B2---4--441.0002.00------20.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C55--3493483391383.9806.96------550.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1985Burlington Rangers MidwAtex20-55---------
1986Salem Redbirds CaroA+tex21-102---1---1-
1987Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex22-64---1---2-
1988Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex23-101---------
1988Texas RangersALMLBtex23-16---------
1989Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex24-21---------
1989Texas RangersALMLBtex24-85---------
1990Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex25-92---------
1990Texas RangersALMLBtex25-20--------1
1991Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex26-42---------
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex26-23---------
1991Texas RangersALMLBtex26-1---------
1992Detroit TigersALMLBdet27-62--------1
1993Detroit TigersALMLBdet28-1121-------2
1994Detroit TigersALMLBdet29-641------1-
1995Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea30-14---------
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30-23---------
1996Chicago White SoxALMLBcha31-382--------
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana32-67--------2
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha32-132--------
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha33-91---------
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana33-3---------
1999Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca34-101--------1
2000Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35-78---------
2001Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan36-70--------1
2002Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan37-41---------
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex38-7---------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2005USC TrojansPac10NCAACollege-40Assistant Coach24159.6254.03Mike GillespieCWS Super-Regionals, #17 in nation
2006Modesto NutsCalifA+Minorcol41Manager1406674.47116.04 -
2007USC TrojansPac10NCAACollege-42Manager24816.33311.09 
2008USC TrojansPac10NCAACollege-43Manager241113.4585.08 
2009USC TrojansPac10NCAACollege-44Manager271314.4818.07 
2010USC TrojansPac10NCAACollege-45Manager27720.25913.010 
2017St. Lucie MetsFSLA+Minornyn52Manager1386375.45713.56 
2018St. Lucie MetsFSLA+Minornyn53Manager000.000--0 
* 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
2003-04-28Released by Rangers. 
2003-01-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
2002-11-11Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-07-12InjuredActivated from DL 
2002-06-28InjuredDisabled -- contusion of the lower left leg 
2000-01-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1999-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-12-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1998-10-26Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-09-18Sent to Angels by White Sox for future considerations. 
1997-12-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1997-11-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-05-18TradeTraded by White Sox with Tony Phillips to Angels for Jorge Fabregas and Chuck McElroy. 
1997-01-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1996-10-14Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-12-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1995-10-16Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-04-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1994-12-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-01-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1991-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1988Texas RangersTeam Payroll2362,500-60422-392,10762,50062,500
1989Texas RangersTeam Payroll2472,500-5842527429,80262,500135,000
1990Texas RangersTeam Payroll25122,000-5502022515,727100,000257,000
1991Texas RangersTeam Payroll26110,000-5831817742,231100,000367,000
1992Detroit TigersTeam Payroll27155,000-5401833962,245109,000522,000
1993Detroit TigersTeam Payroll28240,000-4912346968,431109,000762,000
1994Detroit TigersTeam Payroll291,000,000-2531572++957,101109,0001,762,000
1995Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll30555,000-3171365999,520109,0002,317,000
1996Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll31350,000-3881857957,870109,0002,667,000
1997Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll32647,500-34816621,182,177150,0003,314,500
1997Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll32647,500-34817621,182,177150,0003,314,500
1998Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll33710,000-36918601,276,192170,0004,024,500
1998Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll33710,000-3697601,276,192170,0004,024,500
1999Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll34875,000-3607611,454,491200,0004,899,500
2000Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll35500,000-46825481,394,248200,0005,399,500
2001Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll36900,000-41419541,897,758200,0006,299,500
2002Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll371,100,000-38315582,011,045200,0007,399,500
2003Texas RangersTeam Payroll38750,000-40718492,163,527300,0008,149,500
* 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