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Chris LambertTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 2003-2009 MLB Years: 2008-2009
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PositionsP-159Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Raymond Lambert
Height6-1Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 8,1983 [35.079]PlaceBurlingame,California
High SchoolManchester Memorial (Manchester,NH)
CollegeBoston College (Chestnut Hill,MA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,525,000Signing ScoutsJoe RigoliService Time0.034 (2008)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2005-SLN-#4 ... 2006-SLN-#4
MLB DebutAugust 26,2008 [25.171]
OrganizationsSLN [4] DET [3] BAL [1] Awards7
TBC Player ID41435Retrosheet IDlambc001MLBAM ID461836
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks43Hittable50SO/BB53vsPower50Hitting0Durability63Team.488Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Boston CollegeBigEastNCAA-1Jr32ST20822.7113130710079.2612924238887001.246.890.234.299.942.32.800-
2004Peoria ChiefsMidwAsln-ST21112.58990000038.0311511224462001.437.280.475.6310.801.92.500-
2005Palm Beach CardinalsFSLA+sln32ST22712.6310100000054.2532016415466101.248.730.662.477.573.07.875-
2005Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln24ST22386.3518180000085.09769601048697301.7110.271.065.087.311.44.273-
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01094.90282800000139.21508976146311513401.539.670.904.067.411.83.526-
2006Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln32ST231095.30232300000120.21268471206311313101.579.401.494.708.431.79.526-
2006Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST23016.7511000004.05330021001.2511.25----4.500.00.000-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST010105.34242400000124.21318774206311514101.569.461.444.558.301.83.500-
2007Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln-ST24023.42550000026.024111058172001.228.201.712.735.812.13.000-
2007Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet32ST24000.0011000006.010002100000.501.50--3.0015.005.00--
2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-Rel24147.4928424006057.27449481029504001.7911.551.564.537.801.72.200-
2007Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0165.80341024006089.19960581539776001.539.901.503.907.701.97.143-
2008Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet22ST251283.50262603100149.014369587481243101.288.620.422.897.472.58.600-
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet40S/R25125.66835001020.231181337150021.8413.501.313.056.532.14.3334.87
2009Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet22ST26673.55212101000126.212154508311063001.208.600.572.207.533.42.462-
2009Norfolk TidesILAAAbal-ST26126.94330000011.218993390001.8013.892.312.316.943.00.333-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0793.84242401000137.0139635911341153001.259.040.722.217.483.38.438-
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet40Rel260114.8520200006.21211113640002.7016.204.058.105.400.67.00010.45
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal55Rel26004.7640400205.28332171001.5912.713.181.5911.127.00-5.74
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter137.3614311003031.0513227814261021.9713.912.183.827.091.86.2503.03
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter41434.44145121244160677.16933833366927159241601.429.170.913.597.832.18.488-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter20224.268056244160353.03621841682811330111101.349.170.712.867.622.66.476-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter13195.47464600000231.12471641413511919922401.589.581.364.627.721.67.406-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter712.6310100000054.2532016415466101.248.730.662.477.573.07.875-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112.58990000038.0311511224462001.437.280.475.6310.801.92.500-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter822.7113130710079.2612924238887001.246.890.234.299.942.32.800-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter137.901037001026.0432924613190022.0514.161.984.286.261.46.250-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.7640400205.28332171001.5912.713.181.5911.127.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7207.3693207300200220.0340213180539317370131.9713.912.183.827.091.86.2593.03
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings13144.44473981020220.0224124109228819113201.429.170.913.597.832.18.481-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln24p2259000000000502000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.0045.450.000.000.000.00
2006Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln3223814010001010302000.071.071.071.1421016.091.000-.071.0640.0018.750.000.000.000.00
2006Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-2311000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         915010001010302000.067.067.067.1341017.083.000-.067.0590.0017.650.000.000.000.00
2007Springfield CardinalsTexAAsln-2451000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-24287010000001400000.143.250.143.393108.333.000.143.20112.5050.004.000.000.000.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         338010000001500000.125.222.125.347109.333.000.125.17911.1155.565.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter47320200010111304000.063.091.063.1542037.105.000.000.0002.7035.1413.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter298010000001400000.125.222.125.347109.250.000.125.00011.1144.444.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1824010001010904000.042.042.042.0841028.067.000-.042.0000.0032.140.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16211007000303345014000.063.091.063.15470128.105.000.000.0002.7035.1413.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2004Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln21P9--141-65.8330.56------9100.06.5
2005Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln22P10--29--11111.0001.10------10100.07.1
2005Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln22P18--291-1211.9170.61------18100.012.9
2006Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln23P23--37211210.8330.43------23100.016.7
2006Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln23P1--12--331.0003.00------1100.00.7
2007Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln24P5--18-1991.0001.80------5100.03.7
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln24P28--581-1413.9290.46------28100.019.4
2007Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet24P1---------------1100.00.7
2008Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet25P26--1014412824.8570.92------26100.018.1
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet25P832013--441.0000.500.20-----8100.04.9
2009Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet26P21--58211513.8670.62------21100.014.7
2009Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal26P3----1-1---------3100.02.1
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26P4-511--221.0000.500.40-----4100.02.5
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet26P2-6-2--221.0001.000.33-----2100.01.2
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P1433126--881.0000.570.26-----140.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P80--2132826153.8690.66------800.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P46--624323330.9090.65------460.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--29--11111.0001.10------100.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--141-65.8330.56------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2004Peoria Chiefs MidwAsln219----------
2005Palm Beach Cardinals FSLA+sln2210----------
2005Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln2218----------
2006Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln2323----------
2006Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln231----------
2007Springfield Cardinals TexAAsln245----------
2007Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2428----------
2007Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet241----------
2008Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2526----------
2008Detroit TigersALMLBdet258----------
2009Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet2621----------
2009Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal263----------
2009Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal264----------
2009Detroit TigersALMLBdet262----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2003Chatham AsCape Cod LeagueCollege20332.12990000051.023181202356000.904.060.004.069.882.433.18.500
2005Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor22016.88660000017.02215133812001.7611.651.594.246.351.507.94.000
2007St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24009.0010100001.0111001001.009.000.000.009.0009.00.000
2008Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25110.0040400107.1410022000.854.910.002.452.451.001.23.500
2009Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0001-100107.0500000000.716.430.000.000.0000.00.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs332.12990000051.023181202356000.904.060.004.069.882.433.18.500
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs016.88660000017.02215133812001.7611.651.594.246.351.507.94.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs110.59514002015.31021023000.785.870.001.171.761.501.17.500

Awards [7]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20021st Team College Freshman All-American (SP) ... Big East Conference All-Conference Team (P) ... Big East Conference Pitcher of the Year ... Big East Conference Rookie of the Year (Freshman)4
2003Big East Conference All-Conference Team (P)1
2004Big East Conference All-Conference Team (P) ... Big East Conference Pitcher of the Year2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-08-20Claimed off waivers by Orioles from Tigers 
2007-08-30ContractSigned by Tigers 
2004-06-30Contractsigned 
* 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
2004St. Louis Cardinals-211,525,000-------1,525,000Signing Bonus out of 2004 Draft (1st round - 19th overall)
2008Detroit TigersTeam Payroll25390,0000.03475343-2,696,252390,0001,915,000
2009Detroit TigersTeam Payroll26400,000-72437-2,746,792400,0002,315,000
2009Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll26400,000-72440-2,746,792400,0002,315,000
* 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