Tips Updates
Daily
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Chris WelshTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1976-1991 MLB Years: 1981-1986
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook


PositionsP-287Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Charles Welsh
Height6-2Weight185BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 14,1955 [63.043]PlaceWilmington,Delaware
High SchoolSt. Xavier (Cincinnati,OH)
CollegeUniversity of South Florida (Tampa,FL)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 21st round (536th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 24th round (562nd overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutApril 12,1981 [25.364]
OrganizationsNYA [4] SDN [3] MON [2] TEX [2] BAL [1] CIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID19525Retrosheet IDwelsc001MLBAM ID124079
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Baseball Jobs -- Transactions -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Chris Welsh page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts33Walks53Hittable45SO/BB36vsPower45Hitting25Durability61Team.513Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1976South FloridaCollegeNCAAJrST211031.721313010400115.08235220431080001.086.40--3.368.432.51.769-
1977South FloridaCollegeNCAASrST22472.8213130810095.2824830036740001.237.71--3.396.962.06.364-
1977Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-ST22852.491414012400112.07740311541255001.176.190.084.3410.042.31.615-
1978Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-ST23110.60220100015.0551110130001.003.000.606.007.801.30.500-
1978West Haven YankeesEastAAnya-ST231193.462424013000164.01598863136811518001.388.730.713.736.311.69.550-
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST012103.222626014000179.01649364147812818001.358.250.703.926.441.64.5453.48
1979Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-S/R24844.66369270003114.012067591448796001.479.471.113.796.241.65.667-
1980Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-S/R259122.732924513201158.01347848768844001.287.630.403.874.781.24.429-
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26ST26673.78221934220123.21225552941511211.328.880.652.983.711.24.4623.74
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26S/R27884.91282083170139.014688761663482031.509.431.034.073.100.76.5004.94
1983Wichita AerosAmerAAAmon-S/R28366.991183101156.2724744729276001.7811.441.114.614.290.93.333-
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26Rel28012.51716003014.013542253001.058.161.261.263.142.50.0004.29
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26S/R28015.0416511003044.2463025518172001.439.271.013.633.430.94.0004.66
1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon24ST291343.01292631000167.21656356880879001.468.860.434.294.671.09.765-
1985Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ST30614.50880210052.0492626327223001.468.480.524.673.810.81.857-
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex41S/R30254.1325619004076.010140351125315041.6511.911.302.953.661.24.2864.88
1986Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcin-S/R31524.021073301053.2582624414182001.349.730.672.353.021.29.714-
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin45ST31694.78242401000139.01637974940405031.4610.530.582.582.581.00.4003.96
1987Charlotte O'sSouAAbal-S/R32113.24431000016.2148618161001.327.560.544.328.642.00.500-
1991Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-S/R36137.151266002034.0403427233295002.1510.590.538.747.680.88.250-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter22314.45122754783190535.259129726652189192182111.459.890.873.163.211.02.4151.66
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter66483.671791314846745941.28934823856143961559001.418.520.584.195.871.40.579-
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter45324.02135884720345634.06383412844529934635001.479.030.644.234.901.16.584-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter12103.442827113000180.21739669147613119001.388.620.703.796.531.72.545-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter110.60220100015.0551110130001.003.000.606.007.801.30.500-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter852.491414012400112.07740311541255001.176.190.084.3410.042.31.615-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter14102.222626018500210.116483520791820001.157.00--3.377.762.30.583-
San Diego Padres Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter14164.2857401773120276.0281148132271061046241.409.120.883.443.380.98.467-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter254.1325619004076.010140351125315041.6511.911.302.953.661.24.286-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter694.78242401000139.01637974940405031.4610.530.582.582.581.00.400-
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter015.0416511003044.2463025518172001.439.271.013.633.430.94.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9134.455031193180220.02421221092177797151.459.890.873.163.211.02.4091.66
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15113.6742311111211220.0208112901410214314001.418.520.584.195.871.40.577-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26p2622414610010021503000.146.186.171.3577146.231.025.073.1704.3532.617.500.000.0016.67
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26p272842411300110131305001.262.311.333.64414350.379.071.119.2946.0026.004.330.000.0027.27
1983Wichita AerosAmerAAAmon-p28112000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26p2874000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26p281614040002001300001.286.333.286.6194015.364.000.071.2896.6720.003.000.000.000.00
1983Totals for NL-NL         2318040002001400001.222.263.222.4854019.286.000.056.2285.2621.054.000.000.000.00
1984Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-p292914131013003303100.214.333.500.8337221.182.286.500.35914.2914.291.004.7614.0066.67
1986Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcin-p31104010001000101000.250.250.250.500105.333.000.000.2260.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin45p3124423520141021904000.119.159.238.39710348.182.119.190.1794.1739.589.502.0842.0060.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter9714311266011811851012002.182.225.245.470357163.275.063.119.0004.9131.296.380.61143.0026.92
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter6820341014003604100.200.292.400.6928228.214.200.350.00010.7121.432.003.5720.0050.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5020141014003604100.200.292.400.6928228.214.200.350.00010.7121.432.003.5720.0050.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5787817400120152908001.195.239.241.480214100.293.046.092.0005.0029.005.800.000.0023.53
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter24423520141021904000.119.159.238.39710348.182.119.190.0004.1739.589.502.0842.0060.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1614040002001300001.286.333.286.6194015.364.000.071.0006.6720.003.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622391843100230221385020003.182.225.245.4705812272.275.063.119.0004.9131.296.380.61143.0026.92
Average Minor - Per 162 games162487102021000714010200.200.292.400.69219567.214.200.350.00010.7121.432.003.5720.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya23P2--251187.8753.50------2100.01.4
1978West Haven Yankees EastAAnya23P24--324413127.8711.13------24100.017.3
1979Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya24P36--920123029.9670.81------36100.025.9
1980Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25P29--1036425046.9201.59------29100.020.7
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26P22-123330--33331.0001.500.27-----22100.020.0
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27P28-139729243836.9471.290.26-----28100.017.3
1983Wichita Aeros AmerAAAmon28P11--871-1615.9381.36------11100.08.1
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28P16-44213-215151.0000.940.34-----16100.09.9
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn28P7-14122-53.6000.430.21-----7100.04.3
1984Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon29P29--1239145251.9811.76------29100.018.8
1985Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex30P8--613-119191.0002.38------8100.05.6
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex30P25-76110-111111.0000.440.14-----25100.015.5
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin31P10--512--17171.0001.70------10100.07.0
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31P24-139723-130301.0001.250.22-----24100.014.8
1987Charlotte O's SouAAbal32P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex36P12--122-53.6000.25------12100.08.3
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P122-5352110748132128.9701.050.24-----1220.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P135--5112999189180.9521.33------1350.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P28--325413228.8751.00------280.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--251187.8753.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Fort Lauderdale Yankees FSLA+nya232----------
1978West Haven Yankees EastAAnya2324----------
1979Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2436----------
1980Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2529----------
1981San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2622----------
1982San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2728----------
1983Wichita Aeros AmerAAAmon2811----------
1983Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2816----------
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn287----------
1984Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon2929----------
1985Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex308----------
1985Texas RangersALMLBtex3025----------
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin3110----------
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin3124----------
1987Charlotte O's SouAAbal324----------
1991Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex3612----------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1994Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin39Broadcaster1146648.579--1Davey Johnson
1995Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin40Broadcaster1448559.590--1Davey JohnsonLost NLCS (Braves)
1996Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin41Broadcaster1628181.5007.03Ray Knight
1997Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin42Broadcaster1627686.4698.03Jack McKeon,Ray Knight
1998Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin43Broadcaster1627785.47525.04Jack McKeon
1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin44Broadcaster1639667.5891.52Jack McKeon
2000Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin45Broadcaster1628577.52510.02Jack McKeon
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin46Broadcaster1626696.40727.05Bob Boone
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin47Broadcaster1627884.48119.03Bob Boone-
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin48Broadcaster1626993.42619.05Dave Miley,Bob Boone-
2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin49Broadcaster1627686.46929.04Dave Miley-
2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin50Broadcaster1627389.45127.05Jerry Narron,Dave Miley-
2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin51Broadcaster1628082.4943.53Jerry Narron
2007Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin52Broadcaster1627290.44413.05Jerry Narron,Pete Mackanin
2008Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin53Broadcaster1627488.45723.55Dusty Baker
2009Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin54Broadcaster1627884.48113.05Dusty Baker
2010Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin55Broadcaster1629171.562--1Dusty BakerLost in 1st Round (Phillies)
* 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
1986-11-11Released by Reds. 
1986-04-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1985-11-09Released by Rangers. 
1984-11-07TradeTraded by Expos to Rangers for Dave Hostetler. 
1983-05-04Purchased by Expos from Padres. 
1981-03-31TradeTraded by Yankees with Tim Lollar, Joe Lefebvre and Ruppert Jones to Padres for John Pacella and Jerry Mumphrey. 
* 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
1985Texas RangersTeam Payroll3060,000-51640-370,78060,00060,000
1986Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll3180,000-5422222386,34760,000140,000
* 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