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Chris OwingsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Kansas City Royals MLB Years: 2013-2019
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
Futures Game

PositionsSS-674, 2B-198, CF-71, RF-69, OF-60, 3B-21, LF-5Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Scott Owings
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 12,1991 [28.039]PlaceLeesville,South Carolina
High SchoolGilbert (Gilbert,SC)

DraftedSelected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 1st round (41st overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$950,000Signing ScoutsGeorge SwainService Time5.012 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2010-ARI-#6 ... 2011-ARI-#4 ... 2012-ARI-#8 ... 2013-ARI-#7 ... 2014-MLB-#66 ... 2014-ARI-#3
MLB DebutSeptember 3,2013 [22.022]
OrganizationsARI [10] KCA [1] Awards6
TBC Player ID147807Retrosheet IDowinc001MLBAM ID572008
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (100.00%)
Fastball Velocity [2019] - 67.85
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed79Power54Contact56XBH48RBIs55Runs71Hitting71Durability50Team.483Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009Missoula OspreyPioRkari-ss17241082033512103032500000.306.324.426.750468111.383.120.176.3282.7022.528.331.8054.0024.24
2010South Bend Silver HawksMidwAari5ss186225539761925281395022307.298.323.447.77011426271.350.149.176.3353.3218.455.561.8551.0034.21
2011Visalia RawhideCalifA+ari1ss191215216712829611501041513078405.246.274.388.66220246555.305.142.182.2892.7023.428.671.9847.3635.94
2012Visalia RawhideCalifA+ari2ss20592415178162112483136320103.324.362.544.90613129257.399.220.295.3885.0624.514.854.2821.9137.18
2012Mobile BayBearsSouAAari8ss2069297357810362843116911005.263.291.377.66811219310.324.114.155.2923.5522.266.271.9449.5024.36
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1285388615626517521262413231108.290.323.452.77524348567.356.162.217.3354.2323.285.503.0031.6530.77
2013Reno AcesPCLAAAari5ss2112554610418031812812072299340214.330.359.482.84126351575.386.152.216.3663.8317.224.502.0945.5028.33
2013Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari16ss21205551650052061000010.291.361.382.74321561.356.091.236.3269.8416.391.670.000.0031.25
2014Arizona DiamondbacksArizRkari16ss2237140002503000000.571.700.5711.2714010.571.0001.143.56430.000.000.000.000.000.00
2014Reno AcesPCLAAAari12b2210406101001300900000.250.250.275.52511140.323.025.100.2330.0022.500.000.000.0010.00
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13477141003803900000.298.340.319.65915150.368.021.255.2996.0018.003.000.000.007.14
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari16ss2291310348115662681166722204.261.300.406.70612627332.314.145.219.3114.8220.184.191.8151.6733.33
2015Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari162b23147515591172754431642614417339.227.264.322.58616636552.305.095.169.2554.7126.095.540.72128.7530.77
2016Arizona DiamondbacksArizRkari16o2425210000101100000.200.333.200.533106.250.000.400.26216.6716.671.000.000.000.00
2016Reno AcesPCLAAAari4o245187111116013300000.611.667.9441.61117321.714.333.444.66314.2914.291.004.7618.0027.27
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7239121116114400000.522.593.7831.37618327.611.261.435.57414.8114.811.003.7023.0025.00
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari16ss24119437521212411549212208752248.277.315.416.73118240466.334.139.229.3114.2918.674.351.0787.4033.06
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari16ss259736241972511251122178712403.268.299.442.74116038386.318.174.249.3134.4022.545.123.1130.1739.18
2018Reno AcesPCLAAAari2621911526421111211700002.286.293.407.70037792.342.121.121.3001.0918.4817.001.0991.0026.92
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari16261062813458150422114247520244.206.272.302.5748519309.265.096.206.2507.7724.273.131.2970.2532.76
2019Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos2b27441632653110113464155000000.325.382.595.9779722178.412.270.374.4058.4328.093.336.1814.8241.51
2019Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2b2719293320020031500001.103.188.172.3605232.214.069.172.1689.3846.885.000.000.0066.67
2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2b274013591841294185520001.133.193.222.415307145.205.089.170.1855.5237.936.881.3867.5038.89
2019Totals for AL-AL         5916412216121141117020002.128.192.213.405359177.207.085.171.1826.2139.556.361.1382.0042.86
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter6392124237511117243320774141205401313131230.241.284.365.6497751742283.306.124.209.0005.2623.654.501.4564.3634.05
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter5452292373678127256027562279651615158236.296.327.452.77910352122426.358.156.213.0003.9621.275.382.4738.2031.27
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter205858158280481125133301441178340216.326.359.495.85442584906.389.169.235.0004.5319.654.342.7634.3230.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter69297357810362843116911005.263.291.377.66811219310.324.114.155.0003.5522.266.271.9449.5024.36
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18076211820645822741872819398508.270.302.437.73933375812.333.167.218.0003.4523.776.892.7134.6436.41
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6225539761925281395022307.298.323.447.77011426271.350.149.176.0003.3218.455.561.8551.0034.21
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter291202338512129072600000.317.354.425.779518127.391.108.242.0005.5120.473.711.5760.0021.05
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5801960225490111233119670131094701113131228.250.291.378.6697401652106.312.128.212.0005.1822.324.311.4763.2333.67
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4013591841294185520001.133.193.222.415307145.205.089.170.0005.5237.936.881.3867.5038.89
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter19293320020031500001.103.188.172.3605232.214.069.172.0009.3846.885.000.000.0066.67
Average MLB - Per 162 games162538601303068521943013733338.241.284.365.64919644579.306.124.209.0005.2623.654.501.4564.3634.05
Average Minor - Per 162 games162681111202387188218829153442111.296.327.452.77930863721.358.156.213.0003.9621.275.382.4738.2031.27

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkcaRel270021.6010100101.26442100004.2032.4010.805.40--0.00-17.40
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0021.6010100101.26442100004.2032.4010.805.40--0.00-17.40
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0021.6010100101.26442100004.2032.4010.805.40--0.00--
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0021.601320132001320220.079252852826413200004.2032.4010.805.40--0.00-17.40

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2009Missoula Osprey PioRkari17SS22--39691023118108.9154.91------2491.728.9
2010South Bend Silver Hawks MidwAari18SS62--981841134293282.9624.55------62100.045.3
2011Visalia Rawhide CalifA+ari19SS117--1743543283560528.9434.51------12196.783.6
2011Visalia Rawhide CalifA+ari19LF1--1---111.0001.00------1210.80.7
2012Visalia Rawhide CalifA+ari20SS55--841471430245231.9434.20------5993.239.3
2012Mobile BayBears SouAAari20SS67--131205947345336.9745.01------6997.147.9
2013Reno Aces PCLAAAari21SS112--1283392871495467.9434.17------12589.677.8
2013Reno Aces PCLAAAari212B11--2429175453.9814.82------1258.87.6
2013Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari21SS1310931831145049.9803.770.53-----2065.08.0
2013Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari212B3330210--12121.0004.000.40-----2015.01.9
2014Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari22SS2--22--441.0002.00------366.73.6
2014Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari222B1---4-4441.0004.00------333.31.8
2014Reno Aces PCLAAAari222B8--828233836.9474.50------1080.05.6
2014Reno Aces PCLAAAari22SS1--11--221.0002.00------1010.00.7
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari22SS6159527771651136253242.9573.970.46-----9167.037.7
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari222B18181523248-1180801.0004.440.53-----9119.811.1
2015Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari232B115101918154289465447443.9913.850.48-----14778.271.0
2015Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari23SS3529261376211010099.9902.830.38-----14723.821.6
2016Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari24CF1--1---111.0001.00------250.01.8
2016Reno Aces PCLAAAari24SS3--18-1991.0003.00------560.02.1
2016Reno Aces PCLAAAari24CF2--5---551.0002.50------540.01.4
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari24SS706558592175843275267.9713.810.46-----11958.843.2
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari24CF4947403934-197971.0001.980.24-----11941.230.2
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari242B1-2-1--111.0001.000.50-----1190.80.6
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25SS5451433431401118194183.9433.390.42-----9755.733.3
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25RF25232013732-4240.9521.600.20-----9725.815.4
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari252B22151382642186968.9863.090.49-----9722.713.6
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25LF1-11---111.0001.001.00-----971.00.6
2018Reno Aces PCLAAAari262B10--2331-954541.0005.40------2147.67.1
2018Reno Aces PCLAAAari263B6--411-315151.0002.50------2128.64.3
2018Reno Aces PCLAAAari26CF3--4---441.0001.33------2114.32.1
2018Reno Aces PCLAAAari26RF1---------------214.80.7
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26OF6046448835319188.9671.470.20-----10656.637.0
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26RF4333314573--60601.0001.400.19-----10640.626.5
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26CF1610108202312522.8801.380.20-----10615.19.9
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari263B15982413-117171.0001.130.21-----10614.29.3
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari262B98651019-429291.0003.220.45-----1068.55.6
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26LF33266---661.0002.000.23-----1062.81.9
MLB Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS233214189926757332111872840.9633.610.44-----2330.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B1681451305224409588638633.9923.770.49-----1680.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF68565159462-102100.9801.470.19-----680.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF6557511113632122119.9751.830.23-----650.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6046448835319188.9671.470.20-----600.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B15982413-117171.0001.130.21-----150.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF43277---771.0001.750.26-----40.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS116--1303482872506478.9454.12------1160.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B29--5588319146143.9794.93------290.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B6--411-315151.0002.50------60.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF5--9---991.0001.80------50.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF1---------------10.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS67--131205947345336.9745.01------670.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS172--25850146113805759.9434.41------1720.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS62--981841134293282.9624.55------620.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS24--41711023122112.9184.67------240.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---4-4441.0004.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2009Missoula Osprey PioRkari17----22------
2010South Bend Silver Hawks MidwAari18----62------
2011Visalia Rawhide CalifA+ari19----117-1----
2012Visalia Rawhide CalifA+ari20----55------
2012Mobile BayBears SouAAari20----67------
2013Reno Aces PCLAAAari21---11112------
2013Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari21---313------
2014Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari22---12------
2014Reno Aces PCLAAAari22---81------
2014Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari22---1861------
2015Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari23---11535------
2016Arizona Diamondbacks ArizRkari24-------1---
2016Reno Aces PCLAAAari24----3--2---
2016Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari24---170--49---
2017Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari25---2254-1-25--
2018Reno Aces PCLAAAari26---10-6-31--
2018Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari26---9-153164360-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB1811000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2011Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB1916325310000011020002.094.171.125.2964135.136.031.0632.8628.5710.000.000.0033.33
2012Salt River RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor202191122591194101700000.275.275.429.704391191.329.154.1870.0018.680.001.1091.0044.00
2012Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB201522270111011700000.318.348.545.89312223.429.227.2274.3530.437.004.3522.0028.57
2013Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB211425571125001500000.280.308.640.94816426.278.360.4003.8519.235.007.6912.5057.14
2014Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2222529153116014710002.288.351.442.79323557.318.154.2127.0212.281.751.7552.0033.33
2015Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2315467113107501700100.239.250.348.59816448.275.109.2392.0814.587.000.000.0036.36
2016Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2422681425413138161000102.368.413.5881.00140875.393.220.4128.0013.331.674.0022.6732.00
2017Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2520588201228303700000.345.377.534.91131561.367.189.2934.9211.482.333.2829.0025.00
2018Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2618496121000305610002.245.327.265.59213155.279.020.1849.0910.911.200.000.008.33
2019Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2719511617804132061100001.333.404.7251.129371257.361.392.54910.5319.301.837.0212.7570.59
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs2191122591194101700000.275.275.429.704391191.329.154.1870.0018.680.001.1091.0044.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs162404721172271353213287040209.290.340.475.81519242438.322.185.3006.3915.982.502.9731.0835.90

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2009High School All-American - 3rd Team (IF)1
2013Pacific Coast League All-Star (SS) ... Pacific Coast League Most Valuable Player ... Pacific Coast League Rookie of the Year ... Triple A All-Star Team (SS)4
2014National League Rookie of the Month (April)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-08-11SSBoston Red SoxBoston Red Sox (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors27.365Team Roster on 2019-08-11
2019-06-20SSBoston Red SoxPawtucket (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract27.313Team Roster on 2019-06-20
2019-06-04SS-RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Royals27.297  
2019-05-31SS-RFKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.293Team Roster on 2019-05-31
2018-12-05SS-RFKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2019-2019 ($3m) [Free Agent]27.115Team Roster on 2018-12-05
2018-11-30SS-RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency27.110  
2018-09-01SS-RFArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Reno (AAA)27.020Team Roster on 2018-09-01
2018-08-03SS-RFArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Reno (AAA)26.357Team Roster on 2018-08-03
2018-01-12SS-RFArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($3.4m) [Avoids arbitration]26.153Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-11-03SS-RFArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL26.083Team Roster on 2017-11-03
2017-07-31SS-RFArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Fractured right middle finger25.354Team Roster on 2017-07-31
2017-01-11SS-RFArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.3m) [Avoids arbitration]25.152Team Roster on 2017-01-11
2016-07-24SSArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.347Team Roster on 2016-07-24
2016-06-13CFArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Plantar fasciitis in left foot24.306Team Roster on 2016-06-13
2014-09-02CFArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL23.021Team Roster on 2014-09-02
2014-08-23SSArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Reno (AAA) for rehab23.011Team Roster on 2014-08-23
2014-08-17SSArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (Rk)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to AZL Diamondbacks (Rk) for rehab23.005Team Roster on 2014-08-17
2014-06-29SSArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left shoulder strain22.322Team Roster on 2014-06-29
2013-09-03SSArizona DiamondbacksArizona Diamondbacks (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Reno (AAA)22.022Team Roster on 2013-09-03
2013-04-06SSArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Reno (AAA)21.238Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-06-21SSArizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mobile (AA)20.314Team Roster on 2012-06-21
2012-06-12SSArizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)-Minors--20.305Team Roster on 2012-06-12
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
2009Arizona Diamondbacks-17950,000-------950,000Signing Bonus out of 2009 Draft (1st round - 41st overall)
2013Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll21490,000-77540-3,023,990490,0001,440,000
2014Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll22500,000-79444-3,256,497500,0001,940,000
2015Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll23512,5002.02769323223,571,283507,5002,452,500
2016Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll24530,5003.02754015413,498,245507,5002,983,000
2017Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll252,300,0004.0273739593,651,709535,0005,283,0002017-01-11 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.3m) [Avoids arbitration]
2018Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll263,400,000-27610664,360,045545,0008,683,0002018-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($3.4m) [Avoids 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