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Chris PittaroTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1988 MLB Years: 1985-1987
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Drafted

Positions2B-469, SS-182, 3B-65, 1B-8, DH-3Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Francis Pittaro
Height5-11Weight170BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 16,1961 [56.335]PlaceTrenton,New Jersey
High SchoolHamilton East (Steinert) (Trenton,NJ)
CollegeUniversity of North Carolina (Chapel Hill,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 6th round (152nd overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 8,1985 [23.204]
OrganizationsDET [4] MIN [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID16659Retrosheet IDpittc001MLBAM ID120604
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed55Power36Contact60XBH38RBIs40Runs39Hitting46Durability52Team.465Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980North CarolinaCollegeFr3b-2b185516843495163151304000000.292.399.440.8397412198.352.148.351.38315.1520.201.333.0328.0024.49
1981North CarolinaCollegeSo3b-2b19532255262105841224284000000.276.356.471.82710623253.305.195.400.37511.0715.811.433.1628.1337.10
1982North CarolinaCollegeJr3b-2b20501913154120526171252300000.283.366.424.7908117216.301.141.356.35811.5710.650.922.3138.2031.48
1982Macon PeachesSALAdet-ss206821825506022571264526200.229.315.284.599628254.277.055.202.28210.2417.721.730.79109.0016.00
1983Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-2b21107392431061941391010516246520.270.356.347.70313624458.314.077.207.32211.1413.541.220.22392.0022.64
1984Birmingham BaronsSouAAdet-2b22137517851472771161187715024570.284.370.427.79722145599.295.143.302.35611.858.350.701.8447.0030.61
1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-3b-ss236017522344131942223224000.194.291.280.571498203.221.086.223.26910.8415.761.451.4858.3323.53
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet123b232862101531071151301000.242.299.323.62220468.306.081.161.2827.3519.122.600.000.0026.67
1986Toledo Mud HensILAAAmin-ss2410741850107143837108425533330.256.326.361.68715125469.277.105.211.3098.9611.731.311.7152.2523.36
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b241121020000000800000.095.095.095.1902021.154.000.000.0860.0038.100.000.000.000.00
1987Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-2b25127447771281360431646749331020.286.376.342.71815319530.314.056.233.32712.649.250.730.000.0014.84
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22b251412640000101000000.333.385.333.7184013.333.000.167.3297.690.000.000.000.000.00
1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-2b2673250216011323341202410810.240.290.332.6228316279.250.092.184.2797.178.601.200.72125.0026.67
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5395162131072162101000.221.267.274.541264102.284.053.126.0005.8820.593.500.000.0019.05
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter67924173236329424272576933299317172633150.261.343.354.6978551452792.287.093.231.00010.7111.351.060.9789.5222.94
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter367129017032942131313234151511609102160.255.332.338.670436681481.278.083.215.00010.2010.801.060.8899.2320.67
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter137517851472771161187715024570.284.370.427.79722145599.295.143.302.00011.858.350.701.8447.0030.61
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter107392431061941391010516246520.270.356.347.70313624458.314.077.207.00011.1413.541.220.22392.0022.64
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6821825506022571264526200.229.315.284.599628254.277.055.202.00010.2417.721.730.79109.0016.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter15858412616527619984468310300000.283.372.447.81926152667.316.164.372.00012.4415.441.242.8530.7431.52
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2862101531071151301000.242.299.323.62220468.306.081.161.0007.3519.122.600.000.0026.67
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2533660000101800000.182.206.182.3886034.240.000.061.0002.9423.538.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16229049649302163186403000.221.267.274.5417912312.284.053.126.0005.8820.593.500.000.0019.05
Average Minor - Per 162 games16257777151226661168717646840.261.343.354.69720435666.287.093.231.00010.7111.351.060.9789.5222.94

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Macon Peaches SALAdet20SS68--992122444335311.9284.57------68100.049.3
1983Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det212B104--2223061271540528.9785.08------10797.280.0
1983Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det21SS3--24--661.0002.00------1072.82.3
1984Birmingham Barons SouAAdet222B135--2544142290690668.9684.95------13798.591.8
1984Birmingham Barons SouAAdet22SS1--63-2991.0009.00------1370.70.7
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet233B31--1255246967.9712.16------6051.722.0
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet23SS16--2841287169.9724.31------6026.711.3
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet232B15--2330265553.9643.53------6025.010.6
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet233B22--1027514237.8811.68------2878.613.7
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet232B4--59141514.9333.50------2814.32.5
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet23DH1---------------283.60.6
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin24SS66--982021237312300.9624.55------10761.747.5
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin242B33--69106130176175.9945.30------10730.823.7
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin243B12--918-227271.0002.25------10711.28.6
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin242B8--1417183231.9693.88------1172.74.9
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24SS4--12--331.0000.75------1136.42.5
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin252B109--202287959498489.9824.49------12785.877.3
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin251B8--593-862621.0007.75------1276.35.7
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin25SS5--148-322221.0004.40------1273.93.5
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin252B8--106-316161.0002.00------1457.14.9
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25DH2---------------1414.31.2
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin262B53--110166437280276.9865.21------7372.637.3
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin26SS19--28571158685.9884.47------7326.013.4
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B22--1027514237.8811.68------220.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B20--29322156361.9683.05------200.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS4--12--331.0000.75------40.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B210--404589161321009993.9844.73------2100.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 4 season(s)-   SS106--1683081563491476.9694.49------1060.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B43--2173269694.9792.19------430.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B8--593-862621.0007.75------80.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B135--2544142290690668.9684.95------1350.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--63-2991.0009.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B104--2223061271540528.9785.08------1040.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS3--24--661.0002.00------30.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS68--992122444335311.9284.57------680.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Macon Peaches SALAdet20----68------
1983Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det21---1043------
1984Birmingham Barons SouAAdet22---1351------
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet23---151631-----
1985Detroit TigersALMLBdet23---4-22----1
1986Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAmin24---336612-----
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin24---84------
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin25--81095------
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25---8------2
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin26---5319------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1992Southern Oregon A'sNwstA-Minoroak30Manager763937.5134.03 
2010Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak48Director of Professional Scouting1628181.5009.01Bob Geren
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBMLBoak50Assistant Coach1326468.48515.01Bob MelvinLost in 1st Round (Tigers)
* 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
1986-01-16TradeTraded by Tigers with Alejandro Sanchez to Twins for Dave Engle. 
* 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
1985Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2360,000-51632-370,78060,00060,000
1986Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2460,000-61433-386,34760,000120,000
1987Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2560,000-59529-344,90660,000180,000
* 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