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Chris WidgerTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1990-2014 MLB Years: 1995-2006
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Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsC-1026, OF-28, 1B-14, DH-9, RF-2, 3B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Jon Widger
Height6-2Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 21,1971 [47.003]PlaceWilmington,Delaware
High SchoolPennsville (Pennsville,NJ)
CollegeGeorge Mason University (Fairfax,VA)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (82nd overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1995-MLB-#6 ... 1996-MLB-#7
MLB DebutJune 23,1995 [24.033]
OrganizationsSEA [7] MON [4] CHA [2] BAL [1] NYA [1] SLN [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID257Retrosheet IDwidgc001MLBAM ID124234
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed40Power68Contact55XBH71RBIs63Runs42Hitting49Durability41Team.500Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990George MasonCollegeFrc1956198467015312650171500000.354.405.475.8809419215.379.121.232.3957.916.980.880.47198.0027.14
1991George MasonCollegeSoc20571994561172135640302400000.307.397.6081.00512132229.296.301.472.43913.1010.480.805.6815.3152.46
1992George MasonCollegeJrc215620151692011867106352500000.343.441.7211.16214539236.323.378.572.50514.8310.590.717.6311.1756.52
1992Bellingham MarinersNwstA-sea-c215116628437253081223610500.259.340.416.7566914194.292.157.331.34111.3418.561.642.5833.2032.56
1993Riverside PilotsCalifA+sea-c2297360449528295854196433400.264.303.428.73115439389.296.164.219.3214.8816.453.372.3140.0041.05
1994Jacksonville SunsSouAAsea-c2311638858101153165987396950247.260.334.438.77217034434.279.178.281.3368.9915.901.773.6924.2533.66
1995Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-c245017429481119210092901004.276.311.506.8178821184.287.230.282.3524.8915.763.224.8919.3343.75
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36c2423452900120031100100.200.245.267.51212149.235.067.133.2326.1222.453.672.0445.0011.11
1996Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-c2597352421072021348712762222013.304.355.483.83817035385.337.179.273.3657.0116.102.303.3827.0832.71
1996Seattle MarinersALMLBsea36c25811120000000510000.182.250.182.4322012.333.000.000.2130.0041.670.000.000.000.00
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon16c2691278306520373720225912217.234.290.403.69311230305.271.169.255.3027.2119.342.682.3039.7146.15
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon16c271254173697181155361298500225.233.281.388.66916234448.257.155.237.2926.4718.972.933.3527.8035.05
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon16c2812438342101241145614288670105.264.325.441.76616939419.306.177.243.3356.6820.533.073.3427.3638.61
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon16c29862813167172123412296110135.238.311.441.75212431312.263.203.302.3229.2919.552.103.8523.4246.27
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea16c291011110011001200000.091.167.364.5314112.000.273.364.2228.3316.672.008.3311.00100.00
2000Totals for MLB-MLB         962923268172133512306310135.233.306.438.74412832324.253.205.305.3189.2619.442.104.0122.4647.06
2001Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea-1b30513210000006100010.077.368.077.4451019.083.000.462.24531.585.260.170.000.000.00
2002Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-c31612172653141103903173111203.244.300.456.7569925238.242.212.276.3257.1413.031.824.2021.7047.17
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya11c3121644195005002920000.297.338.375.71324568.345.078.109.3182.9413.244.500.000.0026.32
2003Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-c322371817702101071201100.239.304.423.72730980.259.184.296.3148.7515.001.712.5035.5052.94
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32,50c3244102924900140062011215.235.279.324.603339112.286.089.147.2625.3617.863.330.000.0037.50
2004Camden RiversharksAtlInd-24c335520237541211643502027222010.267.336.574.91011629228.236.307.431.3818.7711.841.357.0212.6353.70
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36c344514118348041102102212005.241.296.383.6795412154.261.142.199.2996.4914.292.202.6035.2535.29
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36c35277661430170092000201.184.264.263.52720487.228.079.197.24110.3422.992.221.1576.0028.57
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal18c35917020002002401001.118.211.118.3292020.154.000.118.16810.0020.002.000.000.000.00
2000Totals for AL-AL         3693616301900112401202.172.255.237.492224107.214.065.183.23010.2822.432.180.9393.0025.00
2014Camden RiversharksAtlInd-4312000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter613182618043510475522210914138414611734.238.296.393.6897181661998.272.155.233.0007.0619.222.722.7533.2038.16
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter50017412374651021164265291614630412816527.267.325.449.7747811771923.289.182.273.0007.5915.812.083.3327.2038.06
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter231814105225524341188460134355020.276.327.475.80238790887.293.199.278.0006.7615.112.233.8323.9440.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11638858101153165987396950247.260.334.438.77217034434.279.178.281.0008.9915.901.773.6924.2533.66
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter97360449528295854196433400.264.303.428.73115439389.296.164.219.0004.8816.453.372.3140.0041.05
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5617930447253081283710510.246.343.391.7347014213.275.145.341.00013.1517.371.322.3535.8031.82
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5620437541211643502027222010.265.333.569.90211629230.233.304.426.0008.7011.741.356.9612.7553.70
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter16959814220052632149196826400000.334.415.6021.01736090680.335.268.426.00012.069.410.784.7118.6945.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter426135913933079748180107108291926622.243.302.417.7195671341484.275.174.256.0007.2819.612.693.2328.3140.61
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter72217244811051802194212206.221.285.341.6267416241.250.120.198.0007.8817.432.212.0743.4033.33
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter44102924900140062011215.235.279.324.603339112.286.089.147.0005.3617.863.330.000.0037.50
Seattle Mariners Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter416741200230041810100.179.233.269.50218273.208.090.149.0005.4824.664.502.7433.5016.67
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter21644195005002920000.297.338.375.71324568.345.078.109.0002.9413.244.500.000.0026.32
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter917020002002401001.118.211.118.3292020.154.000.118.00010.0020.002.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162483481152721559323710142329.238.296.393.68919044528.272.155.233.0007.0619.222.722.7533.2038.16
Average Minor - Per 162 games16256477151334218695479843529.267.325.449.77425357623.289.182.273.0007.5915.812.083.3327.2038.06

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea21C40--2663943309305.9877.63-----105178.452.6
1993Riverside Pilots CalifA+sea22C80--47063146547533.9746.66-----109782.558.4
1993Riverside Pilots CalifA+sea22OF1--2---221.0002.00------971.00.7
1994Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea23C91--49368125573561.9796.16-----611678.466.4
1994Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea23OF15--20---20201.0001.33------11612.910.9
1994Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea231B7--515115756.9828.00------1166.05.1
1995Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24C37--1762143201197.9805.32-----45074.025.7
1995Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24OF6--131--14141.0002.33------5012.04.2
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24C19--611--62621.0003.26-8-100.022382.613.1
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24OF3--3---331.0001.00------2313.02.1
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24DH1---------------234.30.7
1996Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea25C89--6224189671663.9887.45-----39791.862.7
1996Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25C7--1812-2119.9052.71-1-100.0-887.54.3
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26C85--51640112567556.9816.54-1162383.589193.452.5
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27C123--752621412828814.9836.62-824763.61412598.475.9
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28C118--6625466722716.9926.07-1012977.7812495.272.8
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29C85-6685043784549541.9856.360.81532072.648698.852.5
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29C6-1511---11111.0001.830.73----11060.03.7
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea291B2-99--2991.0004.501.00-----1020.01.2
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29DH2---------------1020.01.2
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29RF1-7-------------1010.00.6
2001Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea301B2--7--2771.0003.50------540.02.7
2002Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya31C55--3671941390386.9907.02-----36190.238.7
2002Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya31OF1--1---111.0001.00------611.60.7
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya31C21-157111621119117.9835.570.758372.7121100.013.0
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32C19--1101043124120.9686.32-----12382.613.3
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32OF2--4---441.0002.00------238.71.4
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln321B1--5--1551.0005.00------234.30.7
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32C41322781851411200199.9954.850.7212666.724493.225.3
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln321B1-121--331.0003.003.00-----442.30.6
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32RF1-11---111.0001.001.00-----442.30.6
2004Camden Riversharks AtlIndy-33C40--2351933257254.9886.35-----15572.732.0
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34C42383442521252269264.9816.290.7724292.324593.325.9
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha341B1-1-------------452.20.6
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha343B11811--221.0002.000.25-----452.20.6
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34DH1---------------452.20.6
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35C222118310253-110107.9734.860.5817385.032781.513.6
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35C6543323-135351.0005.830.814180.0-966.73.7
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35DH4---------------2714.82.5
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35DH1---------------911.10.6
Ind Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C40--2351933257254.9886.35-----1400.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 10 season(s)-   C5759616883206235522934933441.9855.982.0442613476.1455750.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH9---------------90.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B4-11111-212121.0003.001.09-----40.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--3---331.0001.00------30.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF2-81---111.0000.500.13-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B11811--221.0002.000.25-----10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C200--127591201613861366.9866.83-----112000.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF9--181--19191.0002.11------90.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--5--1551.0005.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C91--49368125573561.9796.16-----6910.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF15--20---20201.0001.33------150.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B7--515115756.9828.00------70.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C80--47063146547533.9746.66-----10800.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C40--2663943309305.9877.63-----10400.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--7--2771.0003.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea21-40---------
1993Riverside Pilots CalifA+sea22-80-------1-
1994Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea23-917------15-
1995Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea24-37-------6-
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24-19-------31
1996Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea25-89---------
1996Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25-7---------
1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26-85---------
1998Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27-123---------
1999Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28-118---------
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29-85---------
2000Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29-62-----1-2
2001Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea30--2--------
2002Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya31-55-------1-
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya31-21---------
2003Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32-191------2-
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32-411-----1--
2004Camden Riversharks AtlInd-33-40---------
2005Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34-421--1----1
2006Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35-22--------4
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35-6--------1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Seattle MarinersDiv SeriesMLB2423000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1995Seattle MarinersChamp. SeriesMLB2431000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2005Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB3411000001002100000.000.667.000.667003.000.0002.00066.6733.330.500.000.000.00
2006Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB351535794035015500103.257.341.629.97022741.214.372.48612.2012.201.007.3211.6777.78
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs1535794035015500103.257.341.629.97022741.214.372.48612.2012.201.007.3211.6777.78
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs23000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs31000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs11000001002100000.000.667.000.667003.000.0002.00066.6733.330.500.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2013Camden RiversharksAtlIndIndy-42Pitching Coach1405486.38611.54Ron Karkovice
2014Camden RiversharksAtlIndIndy-43Pitching Coach1404892.34325.03Ron Karkovice
2015Camden RiversharksAtlIndIndy-44Manager1395683.40333.04 
2018Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+Minorkca47Bench Coach000.000--0Darryl Kennedy
* 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1994Southern League All-Star (C)1
2004Atlantic League All-Star (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2006-08-04ContractSigned by Red Sox 
2005-11-04ContractSigned by White Sox 
2004-04-07Released by Cardinals 
2004-04-04TradeTraded by Cardinals with Wilson Delgado to Mets for Roger Cedeno. 
2003-12-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
2003-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-06-10InjuredDisabled -- Bruised right thumb 
2003-04-17ContractSigned by Cardinals 
2003-04-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
2003-04-07Released by Yankees. 
2002-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
2002-12-06Contractre-signed by Yankees 
2002-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-03-09ContractSigned by Yankees 
2002-02-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
2001-11-06Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2000-08-08TradeTraded by Expos to Mariners for Terrmel Sledge and Sean Spencer. 
1996-10-29TradeTraded by Mariners with Matt Wagner and Trey Moore to Expos for Alex Pacheco and Jeff Fassero. 
1992-06-03Contractsigned 
* 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
1995Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24109,000-75334-999,520109,000109,000
1996Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25109,000-78635-957,870109,000218,000
1997Montreal ExposTeam Payroll26152,500-75025171,182,177150,000370,500
1998Montreal ExposTeam Payroll27350,000-4765481,276,192170,000720,500
1999Montreal ExposTeam Payroll28900,000-3508621,454,491200,0001,620,500
2000Montreal ExposTeam Payroll291,350,000-3217651,394,248200,0002,970,500
2000Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll291,350,000-32118651,394,248200,0002,970,500
2002New York YankeesTeam Payroll31200,000-75730-2,011,045200,0003,170,500
2003St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll32300,000-70331-2,163,527300,0003,470,500
2005Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll34500,000-49222462,189,055300,0003,970,500
2006Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll35650,000-47219422,365,072327,0004,620,500
2006Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll35650,000-47220422,365,072327,0004,620,500
* 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