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Chris RayTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2012 MLB Years: 2005-2011
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PositionsP-398Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Thomas Ray
Height6-2Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 12,1982 [36.310]PlaceTampa,Florida
High SchoolHillsborough (Tampa,FL)
CollegeCollege of William and Mary (Williamsburg,VA)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (74th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$485,000Signing ScoutsMarc TramutaService Time6.064 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2005-BAL-#8 ... 2006-BAL-#5
MLB DebutJune 14,2005 [23.153]
OrganizationsBAL [7] SEA [1] SFN [1] TEX [1] CLE [1] OAK [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID37695Retrosheet IDray-c001MLBAM ID444884
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (33.94%) -- Fastball (31.89%) -- Slider (24.65%) -- Curveball (6.73%) -- Changeup (2.78%)
Fastball Velocity [2011] - 93.63 - [2010] - 93.59
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts67Walks53Hittable72SO/BB63vsPower72Hitting0Durability69Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2001College of William and MaCAANCAA-1Rel19222.9524222000339.2371713412271001.248.390.912.726.132.25.500-
2002College of William and MaCAANCAA-1SoRel20444.1729029000741.0402319014400001.328.78--3.078.782.86.500-
2003College of William and MaCAANCAA-1Jr29ST21653.5216142110094.2875037622872001.158.270.572.098.273.95.545-
2003Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-bal-ST21202.82981000038.0321512010440001.107.51--2.3510.334.401.000-
2004Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal32ST22233.421091000050.0432119317461101.207.740.543.068.282.71.400-
2004Frederick KeysCaroA+bal30ST22633.8014140110073.0823131620743001.3910.060.742.459.083.70.667-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0863.65242311100123.012552509371204101.319.120.662.708.763.24.5712.95
2005Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal34R/CL23120.963103100281837.0175437401000.644.100.721.699.645.71.333-
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37Rel23132.6641041008040.2341512518430101.287.521.113.989.522.39.2503.83
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37CL24442.736106100563366.04522201027512001.096.141.363.686.951.89.5004.80
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal13R/CL25564.434304300371642.2352221518441001.247.381.053.809.282.44.4553.97
2008Gulf Coast OriolesGCLRkbal-ST26000.0033000003.03000030001.009.00----9.000.00--
2008Aberdeen IronBirdsNYPLA-bal38Rel26000.0030300003.04000050001.3312.00----15.000.00--
2008Delmarva ShorebirdsSALAbal-Rel26000.0010100001.01000020001.009.00----18.000.00--
2008Frederick KeysCaroA+bal-Rel260018.0010100001.03221011003.0027.009.00--9.000.00--
2008Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-Rel26000.0010100001.0000002000--------18.000.00--
2008Minor Totals (5 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0002.0093600009.0112210131001.2211.001.00--13.000.00-1.69
2009Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-Rel27000.0030300003.00000220000.67----6.006.001.00--
2009Norfolk TidesILAAAbal45Rel27012.25808005112.053304130000.753.75--3.009.753.25.000-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0011.8011011005115.053306150000.733.00--3.609.002.50.0002.30
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal37Rel27047.27460460012043.0643635823390002.0113.291.664.788.101.70.0005.29
2010San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-ST280110.8011000001.27420010004.2037.80----5.400.00.000-
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex49Rel28203.4135035006131.2241212416161001.266.821.144.554.551.001.0005.23
2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn47Rel28304.1328028007124.024111119150001.389.000.383.385.631.671.0003.50
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea46Rel29324.68290290015032.2331817212224101.389.090.553.316.061.83.6003.58
2012Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak46Rel30006.0060600106.07441661002.1710.501.509.009.001.00--
2012Columbus ClippersILAAAcle29R/CL30242.753303300291136.0331611117301001.398.250.254.257.501.76.333-
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--R/CL0243.213903900301142.0402015223362001.508.570.434.937.711.57.3333.64
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter18194.1028302830014151278.0259136128351232308201.368.301.123.947.371.87.4861.30
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter13142.971243589116330265.22371018815832698101.208.000.512.809.083.24.481-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter253.004704700351254.0452318227492001.337.500.334.508.171.81.286-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter120.873503500281841.0175439441000.633.700.651.969.584.89.333-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter644.1416151110075.1923735720764001.4710.890.832.379.003.80.600-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter233.351192000051.0442119317481101.207.760.533.008.472.82.400-
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter202.611284000041.0361512010490001.117.84--2.1810.674.901.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0033000003.03000030001.009.00----9.000.00--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12113.5469165311010174.0164906910481543001.218.420.512.467.903.21.522-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10174.1119101910011349191.2178958828861773101.378.311.314.028.272.06.370-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter203.4135035006131.2241212416161001.266.821.144.554.551.001.000-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter324.68290290015032.2331817212224101.389.090.553.316.061.83.600-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter304.1328028007124.024111119150001.389.000.383.385.631.671.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14154.1022202220011040220.020310610027961806201.368.301.123.947.371.87.4831.30
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11122.971022973115225220.0196837312682227101.208.000.512.809.083.24.478-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2004Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal22P10--314121817.9441.70------10100.07.2
2004Frederick Keys CaroA+bal22P14--915-224241.0001.71------14100.010.1
2005Bowie Baysox EastAAbal23P31---7--771.0000.23------31100.021.8
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23P41-40431-87.8750.170.18-----41100.025.3
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24P61-66361-109.9000.150.14-----61100.037.7
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25P43-43551-1110.9090.230.23-----43100.026.5
2008Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal26P3---------------3100.05.5
2008Aberdeen IronBirds NYPLA-bal26P3---------------3100.04.0
2008Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal26P1---------------1100.00.7
2008Frederick Keys CaroA+bal26P1---------------1100.00.7
2008Bowie Baysox EastAAbal26P1---------------1100.00.7
2009Bowie Baysox EastAAbal27P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2009Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal27P8--2---221.0000.25------8100.05.6
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27P46-43252297.7780.150.16-----46100.028.4
2010San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn28P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex28P35-3117--881.0000.230.26-----35100.021.6
2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn28P28-2418-1991.0000.320.38-----28100.017.3
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29P29-3224-1661.0000.210.19-----29100.017.9
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle30P33--12--331.0000.09------33100.022.9
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak30P6---------------6100.04.2
MLB Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P283-2791838546156.9180.200.20-----2830.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P47--32--551.0000.11------470.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P35---8--881.0000.23------350.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P16--915122524.9601.50------160.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P11--314121817.9441.55------110.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3---------------30.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3---------------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2004Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal2210----------
2004Frederick Keys CaroA+bal2214----------
2005Bowie Baysox EastAAbal2331----------
2005Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2341----------
2006Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2461----------
2007Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2543----------
2008Gulf Coast Orioles GCLRkbal263----------
2008Aberdeen IronBirds NYPLA-bal263----------
2008Delmarva Shorebirds SALAbal261----------
2008Frederick Keys CaroA+bal261----------
2008Bowie Baysox EastAAbal261----------
2009Bowie Baysox EastAAbal273----------
2009Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal278----------
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2746----------
2010San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn281----------
2010Texas RangersALMLBtex2835----------
2010San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2828----------
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2929----------
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle3033----------
2012Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak306----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2002Bourne BravesCape Cod LeagueCollege20211.93200200001028.015660538000.714.820.001.6112.217.601.93.667
2006Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24200.8411011006310.22110211000.391.690.001.699.285.500.841.000
2007Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25004.661001000419.21355048101.8512.100.003.727.452.004.66.000
2009Baltimore OriolesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27000.0002-200249.01800000002.0018.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2010Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28019.0070700016.01166028202.1716.500.003.0012.004.009.00.000
2011Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29003.0090900209.0943118301.119.001.001.008.008.004.00.000
2012Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB300011.70909002010.0151413457102.0013.503.604.506.301.4012.60.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs211.93200200001028.015660538000.714.820.001.6112.217.601.93.667
MLB Spring Training Totals - 6 yrs214.64462440016954.368302851442701.5111.260.832.326.963.004.97.667

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB3091000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs171000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2005Double-A All-Star (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-07-26PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Athletics30.195  
2012-07-13POakland AthleticsSacramento (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract30.182Team Roster on 2012-07-13
2012-07-07PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Indians30.176  
2012-03-30PCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)30.077Team Roster on 2012-03-30
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-01-12ContractSigned by Reds 
2011-08-15Released by Mariners 
2011-08-01InjuredDisabled -- Strained right shoulder 
2011-01-25ContractSigned by Mariners 
2010-12-02Free AgentGranted free agency 
2010-09-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2010-08-18InjuredDisabled -- Right Intercostal Strain 
2010-07-01TradeTraded by Rangers with Michael Main to Giants for Benjie Molina 
2009-12-09TradeTraded by Orioles to Rangers for Kevin Millwood and cash 
2009-07-31InjuredActivated from DL 
2009-07-06InjuredDisabled -- Strained right shoulder 
2008-10-21InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-09-05InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2008-03-29InjuredDisabled -- Tommy John surgery 
2008-01-25ContractSigned by Orioles (1-year) 
2007-09-04InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2007-07-25InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow inflammation 
2003-07-10Contractsigned 
* 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
2003Baltimore Orioles-21485,000-------485,000Signing Bonus out of 2003 Draft (3rd round - 74th overall)
2005Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll23300,000-79445-2,189,055300,000785,000
2006Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll24335,000-66026162,365,072327,0001,120,000
2007Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll25420,000-53623332,459,737380,0001,540,000
2009Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll27850,000-43215462,746,792400,0002,390,000
2010Texas RangersTeam Payroll28975,000-42618532,812,412400,0003,365,000
2010San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll28975,000-42620532,812,412400,0003,365,000
2011Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll291,000,0006.06442614512,722,607414,0004,365,000
* 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