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Chris TillmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: MLB Years: 2009-2018
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PositionsP-344Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Tillman
Height6-5Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 15,1988 [30.094]PlaceAnaheim,California
High SchoolFountain Valley (Fountain Valley,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (49th overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$680,000Signing ScoutsTim ReynoldsService Time6.113 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2007-SEA-#8 ... 2008-MLB-#67 ... 2008-SEA-#3 ... 2009-MLB-#22 ... 2009-BAL-#2
MLB DebutJuly 29,2009 [21.105]
OrganizationsBAL [11] SEA [2] Awards4
TBC Player ID122532Retrosheet IDtillc001MLBAM ID501957
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (57.30%) -- Changeup (16.10%) -- Slider (11.88%) -- Cutter (8.40%) -- Curveball (3.77%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (2.54%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 88.97 - [2017] - 90.76 - [2016] - 91.73 - [2015] - 91.49 - [2014] - 90.81 - [2013] - 91.65 - [2012] - 92.20 - [2011] - 89.38 - [2010] - 90.37
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Baltimore Orioles in 2014-2016
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks45Hittable38SO/BB42vsPower38Hitting0Durability62Team.478Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2006Arizona MarinersArizRksea-Rel18200.82505002111.094105161001.277.36--4.0913.093.201.000-
2006Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea16ST18137.78550000019.2251717415293002.0311.441.836.8613.271.93.250-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0335.281055002130.2342118420454001.769.981.175.8713.212.25.500-
2007Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAsea-ST19143.55880000033.0312113113343101.338.450.273.559.272.62.200-
2007High Desert MavericksCalifA+sea-ST19675.26202000000102.21077960124810513001.519.381.054.219.202.19.462-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST07114.84282800000135.213810073136113916101.479.150.864.059.222.28.389-
2008Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal22ST201143.18282800000135.21155348106515410001.337.630.664.3110.222.37.733-
2009Norfolk TidesILAAAbal22ST21862.7018180000096.2853629526996201.157.910.472.429.223.81.571-
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal54ST21255.4012120000065.07740391524394021.5510.662.083.325.401.63.2866.10
2010Norfolk TidesILAAAbal24ST221173.34212102200121.012050451030948101.248.900.742.236.973.13.611-
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24ST22255.8711110000053.2513735931312011.538.551.515.205.201.00.2865.89
2011Norfolk TidesILAAAbal22ST23365.1915150000076.07750441738544001.519.082.004.486.371.42.333-
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24ST23355.5213130000062.0774138525461141.6511.180.733.636.681.84.3753.99
2012Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal2ST24018.1011000003.04330221001.8010.80--5.405.401.00.000-
2012Norfolk TidesILAAAbal30ST24883.6316151100089.0853636530921001.298.560.503.029.273.07.500-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0893.7917161100092.2893939532942001.318.640.493.119.132.94.471-
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30ST24932.9315150000086.06638281224665011.056.911.262.516.912.75.7504.25
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30ST251673.71333301000206.0184878533681796131.228.031.442.977.812.63.6964.42
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30ST261363.34343401100207.0189837721661508041.238.200.912.866.512.27.6844.01
2015Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30ST2711114.99313100000173.0176979620641204051.399.161.043.336.241.88.5004.45
2016Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30ST281663.77303000000172.0155737219661409071.288.110.993.457.332.12.7274.23
2017Frederick KeysCaroA+bal32ST29017.2011000005.08641120001.8014.401.801.803.602.00.000-
2017Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal27ST29015.6822000006.07442160001.269.952.841.428.536.00.000-
2017Norfolk TidesILAAAbal0ST29019.0011000005.05554261001.409.007.203.6010.803.00.000-
2017Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0037.16440000016.020151374141001.4711.023.862.207.713.50.000-
2017Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30S/R29177.8424195001093.0125868124516311041.8912.102.324.946.101.24.1256.93
2018Baltimore OriolesALMLBbalST301510.46770000026.2423231617136022.2114.172.025.744.390.76.1674.09
2018Norfolk TidesILAAAbalST30016.60330000015.02511112650012.0715.001.203.603.000.83.000-
2018Frederick KeysCaroA+balST30015.6811000006.05641340011.267.111.424.265.681.33.000-
2018Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbalST30015.4011000003.04220130001.5010.80--2.708.103.00.000-
2018Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-balST300013.5011000002.02330210002.009.00--9.004.500.50--
2018Minor Totals (4 teams)Minor--ST0036.75660000026.2362220312130021.8012.151.014.054.391.08.000-
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter74604.57210205521101143.01142614582164436847562331.388.981.293.436.661.94.5521.61
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter51524.0514714163221728.07143863297428870651421.378.780.913.548.682.45.495-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter30293.79747313200402.23971881704313235020311.318.850.962.947.802.65.508-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1163.41313100000144.01266055126816211001.337.800.744.2110.032.38.647-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter695.37222200000113.11209168145211113011.519.471.114.118.762.13.400-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter153.72990000036.0352315114373101.358.670.253.479.172.64.167-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter138.31660000021.2272020417303002.0311.221.667.0612.461.76.250-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter200.82505002111.094105161001.277.36--4.0913.093.201.000-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter74604.57210205521101143.01142614582164436847562331.388.981.293.436.661.94.552-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14124.57403910000220.0219118112328416311061.388.981.293.436.661.94.5381.61
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15164.05444221110220.021511699228721215111.378.780.913.548.682.45.484-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24p2211000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30p25335000000000102000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0014.290.000.000.000.00
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30p26344100000000201000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00
2015Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30p27312000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2016Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30p2812000000000200100.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter10014100000000703100.000.000.000.0000018.000.000.000.0000.0038.890.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162232000000001105200.000.000.000.0000029.000.000.000.0000.0038.890.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Arizona Mariners ArizRksea18P5---1--111.0000.20------5100.09.1
2006Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea18P5---2-1221.0000.40------5100.06.6
2007Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea19P8--35--881.0001.00------8100.05.8
2007High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea19P20--351-98.8890.40------20100.014.3
2008Bowie Baysox EastAAbal20P28--515-120201.0000.71------28100.019.7
2009Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal21P18---114-1511.7330.61------18100.012.7
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal21P12126533--661.0000.500.09-----12100.07.4
2010Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal22P21--771-1514.9330.67------21100.014.6
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22P11115376111413.9291.180.25-----11100.06.8
2011Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal23P15--58211513.8670.87------15100.010.5
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23P13136244--881.0000.620.13-----13100.08.0
2012Bowie Baysox EastAAbal24P1---------------1100.00.7
2012Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal24P16--1131-1514.9330.88------16100.011.1
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24P151586271-109.9000.600.104266.7-15100.09.3
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25P3333206818-126261.0000.790.131811.1-33100.020.4
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26P343420710192-3129.9350.850.141325.0-34100.021.0
2015Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27P31311737181-2625.9620.810.144180.0-31100.019.1
2016Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28P3030172513212018.9000.600.10-40.0-30100.018.5
2017Frederick Keys CaroA+bal29P1---------------1100.00.7
2017Bowie Baysox EastAAbal29P2---------------2100.01.4
2017Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal29P1---------------1100.00.7
2017Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29P241993641-1110.9090.420.112250.0-24100.014.8
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P2031981117529283152144.9470.710.13122037.5-2030.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P71--1339816052.8670.73------710.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P31--515-120201.0000.65------310.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--351-98.8890.38------210.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--35--881.0001.00------80.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---2-1221.0000.40------50.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---1--111.0000.20------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Arizona Mariners ArizRksea185----------
2006Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea185----------
2007Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea198----------
2007High Desert Mavericks CalifA+sea1920----------
2008Bowie Baysox EastAAbal2028----------
2009Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal2118----------
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2112----------
2010Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal2221----------
2010Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2211----------
2011Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal2315----------
2011Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2313----------
2012Bowie Baysox EastAAbal241----------
2012Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal2416----------
2012Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2415----------
2013Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2533----------
2014Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2634----------
2015Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2731----------
2016Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2830----------
2017Frederick Keys CaroA+bal291----------
2017Bowie Baysox EastAAbal292----------
2017Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal291----------
2017Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2924----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2008Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB20014.5020200102.0321001001.5013.500.000.004.5009.00.000
2009Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB21000.0000000014.0520000201.2511.250.000.000.0004.50.000
2010Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB22033.86541000016.114873910101.437.711.654.965.511.114.41.000
2011Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB23203.93541000018.1201181910001.609.820.494.424.911.115.401.000
2012Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24002.92505000012.11254036001.248.760.002.194.382.003.65.000
2013Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25104.1522000004.1522134001.9510.382.086.238.311.334.151.000
2014Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26204.67550000017.1231192315101.5211.941.041.567.795.005.711.000
2014Baltimore OriolesDiv SeriesMLB26103.6011000005.04222160001.007.203.601.8010.806.003.601.000
2014Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB260010.3811000004.17551230002.2014.542.084.156.231.5010.38.000
2015Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27002.76440000016.113551218000.937.160.551.109.929.002.76.000
2016Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28017.24440000013.219111141013002.2012.512.636.598.561.307.24.000
2018Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB30118.03330000012.1161111184101.9811.680.735.842.920.508.03.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs664.46352690011117.01306858134781501.5110.001.003.626.231.725.23.500
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs103.6011000005.0422216001.007.203.601.8010.806.003.601.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs0010.3811000004.3755123002.0814.542.084.156.231.5010.38.000

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (SP) ... Double-A All-Star (SP)2
2009Triple A All-Star Team (SP) ... Triple-A Player of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-07-10SPBaltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Frederick (A+) for rehab30.086Team Roster on 2018-07-10
2018-06-30SPBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Norfolk (AAA) for rehab30.076Team Roster on 2018-06-30
2018-06-25SPBaltimore OriolesDelmarva (A)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Delmarva (A) for rehab30.071Team Roster on 2018-06-25
2018-06-20SPBaltimore OriolesAberdeen (A-)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Aberdeen (A-) for rehab30.066Team Roster on 2018-06-20
2018-05-11SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Lower back strain30.026Team Roster on 2018-05-11
2018-02-18SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($3m) [Avoided arbitration]29.309Team Roster on 2018-02-18
2017-11-03SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency29.202  
2017-07-06SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveReinstated from paternity leave list29.082Team Roster on 2017-07-06
2017-07-04SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YPaternityOff-RosterPlaced on paternity leave list29.080Team Roster on 2017-07-04
2017-05-07SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.022Team Roster on 2017-05-07
2017-04-27SPBaltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Frederick (A+) for rehab29.012Team Roster on 2017-04-27
2017-04-23SPBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Bowie (AA) for rehab29.008Team Roster on 2017-04-23
2017-04-21SPBaltimore OriolesFrederick (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Frederick (A+) for rehab29.006Team Roster on 2017-04-21
2017-04-17SPBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Bowie (AA) for rehab29.002Team Roster on 2017-04-17
2017-04-02SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right shoulder soreness28.352Team Roster on 2017-04-02
2017-01-12SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($10.05m) [Avoids arbitration]28.272Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2016-09-11SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.149Team Roster on 2016-09-11
2016-08-24SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right shoulder bursitis28.131Team Roster on 2016-08-24
2016-01-17SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($6.225m) [Avoided arbitration]27.277Team Roster on 2016-01-17
2015-01-17SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($4.315m) [Avoided arbitration]26.277Team Roster on 2015-01-17
2013-04-07SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.357Team Roster on 2013-04-07
2013-03-28SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left abdominal24.347Team Roster on 2013-03-28
2013-03-09SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($0.5085m)24.328Team Roster on 2013-03-09
2012-07-16SPBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Bowie (AA)24.092Team Roster on 2012-07-16
2012-07-09SPBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)24.085Team Roster on 2012-07-09
2012-07-04SPBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Norfolk (AAA)24.080Team Roster on 2012-07-04
2012-07-04PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Norfolk (AAA)24.080Team Roster on 2012-07-04
2012-03-31PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Norfolk (AAA)23.350Team Roster on 2012-03-31
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-02-08TradeTraded by Mariners with George Sherrill, Adam Jones, Kam Mickolio and Tony Butler to Orioles for Erik Bedard 
* 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
2006Seattle Mariners-18680,000-------680,000Signing Bonus out of 2006 Draft (2nd round - 49th overall)
2009Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll21400,000-72448-2,746,792400,0001,080,000
2010Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll22400,000-75743-2,812,412400,0001,480,000
2011Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll23417,000-74428172,722,607414,0001,897,000
2012Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll24480,000-76045-2,954,887480,0002,377,000
2013Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll25508,500-55423393,023,990490,0002,885,5002013-03-09 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013-2013 ($0.5085m)
2014Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll26546,000-51120443,256,497500,0003,431,500
2015Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll274,315,0004.1132541172++3,571,283507,5007,746,5002015-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2015-2015 ($4.315m) [Avoided arbitration]
2016Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll286,225,0005.113197979++3,498,245507,50013,971,5002016-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($6.225m) [Avoided arbitration]
2017Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2910,050,0006.113122987++3,651,709535,00024,021,5002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($10.05m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll303,000,000-28712644,360,045545,00027,021,5002018-02-18 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($3m) [Avoided arbitration]
* 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