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Chad HuffmanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Detroit Tigers - In Minors MLB Years: 2010-2017
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Played in Japan
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsLF-288, OF-284, 1B-173, RF-158, DH-1, 3B-1, 2B-1Position when Drafted2BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChad Daniel Huffman
Height6-1Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 29,1985 [32.357]PlaceMissouri City,Texas
High SchoolElkins (Missouri City,TX)
CollegeTexas Christian University (Fort Worth,TX)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (53rd overall) of the 2006 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$660,000Signing ScoutsTim HoltService Time0.022 (2011)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2007-SDN-#7
MLB DebutJune 13,2010 [25.045]
OrganizationsSDN [4] CLE [2] DET [2] SLN [2] NYA [1] WAS [1] Awards6
TBC Player ID48389Retrosheet IDhuffc001MLBAM ID502151
RelationshipsBrother of Royce Huffman
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed40Power85Contact55XBH84RBIs73Runs51Hitting68Durability60Team.536Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Texas ChristianConfUSANCAA-1Frof19642536897201944332328220005.383.477.5771.05414630298.407.194.285.4587.729.401.223.0228.1130.93
2005Texas ChristianConfUSANCAA-1Soof206124154851321253622727101104.353.437.5731.01013827280.360.220.349.4369.649.641.004.2920.0831.76
2006Texas ChristianMWCNCAA-1Jr17of215720958811621871653831100205.388.498.7421.24015536259.389.354.541.51314.6711.970.826.9511.6144.44
2006Eugene EmeraldsNwstA-sdn-of21541984168171940232534140703.343.439.5761.01511427244.364.233.354.43010.2513.931.363.6922.0039.71
2006Fort Wayne WizardsMidwAsdn-of21514230100012200001.214.313.357.6705116.250.143.214.29712.5012.501.000.000.0033.33
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         592124371172940242736140704.335.431.561.99211928260.356.226.344.42210.3813.851.333.4623.5639.44
2007Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn-of228431663971921576014256100307.307.402.522.92416536371.331.215.345.40111.3215.091.334.0421.0737.11
2007San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn21of224916728454172800224441301.269.362.431.7937212197.319.162.293.35111.1722.342.003.5523.8626.67
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13348391142233221040164100141608.294.388.491.87923748568.327.197.327.38411.2717.611.563.8721.9533.80
2008San Antonio MissionsTexAAsdn17of2311943768124301958116783706012.284.383.419.80218340517.328.135.288.35912.9616.051.241.7448.5632.26
2009Portland BeaversPCLAAAsdn17lf241354696512630220688557115120209.269.361.469.83022052540.315.200.328.36410.5621.302.023.7023.4541.27
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya7lf25104368481012001045024081511012.274.353.410.76315130415.327.136.239.3419.6419.522.032.4136.8029.70
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya22lf-rf25918130002002510001.167.286.167.4533021.231.000.111.2299.5223.812.500.000.000.00
2011Columbus ClippersILAAAcle17rf26124431661063021358516710762617.246.351.415.76617945512.293.169.334.34013.0920.901.602.5433.1542.45
2012Columbus ClippersILAAAcle17rf2767234346622063310235821113.282.350.453.80310628261.351.171.274.3488.8122.222.522.3039.0042.42
2013Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln27lf2810830949871811355204770414010.282.379.472.85114632365.322.190.350.37412.8819.181.493.5623.7736.78
2014Chiba Lotte MarinesJap PacIntl-2967185235020042801205141001.270.354.443.7978224210.354.173.276.3549.5224.292.551.9046.2548.00
2015Chiba Lotte MarinesJap PacIntl-30611010000002400000.091.231.091.3221013.143.000.182.17315.3830.772.000.000.000.00
2016Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet171b3112243078123335177011561931406011.286.387.505.89221755511.325.219.374.38211.9418.201.523.3325.2944.72
2017Syracuse ChiefsILAAAwas17lf32287461550150072031101.203.294.311.60523686.259.108.203.2718.1423.262.861.1674.0040.00
2017Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln121b3259174274313162510323980113.247.386.437.8237620215.285.190.379.35914.8818.141.222.7929.0046.51
2017Totals for AAA-AAA         872483358181730103959111214.234.360.399.7599926301.277.165.327.33412.9619.601.512.3335.4344.83
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln651b321214340100001600000.286.333.429.7626115.500.143.214.3256.6740.006.000.000.0025.00
2018Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet1b339335102013008900000.303.439.455.89415341.391.152.394.40119.5121.951.132.4433.0030.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21324701020031110001.219.306.281.5879136.333.062.156.0008.3330.563.670.000.0014.29
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter10673654580101424317127564311950081189741380.278.374.458.83216723874291.322.180.320.00011.6518.901.622.9628.7738.17
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter75625223786771731187362281334259254622356.268.365.449.81411332712946.316.181.322.00011.6120.101.732.9528.9940.03
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16860496169342168611891271119013.280.377.422.79925552714.326.142.290.00012.4617.791.432.2437.7530.77
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8431663971921576014256100307.307.402.522.92416536371.331.215.345.00011.3215.091.334.0421.0737.11
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter514230100012200001.214.313.357.6705116.250.143.214.00012.5012.501.000.000.0033.33
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter541984168171940232534140703.343.439.5761.01511427244.364.233.354.00010.2513.931.363.6922.0039.71
Intl Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter73196235120042801225541001.260.347.423.7708324223.343.163.270.0009.8724.662.501.7949.0047.06
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18270318026349539168151088864213014.374.470.6241.09443993837.386.250.383.00010.5110.270.984.6618.0335.36
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter918130002002510001.167.286.167.4533021.231.000.111.0009.5223.812.500.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1214340100001600000.286.333.429.7626115.500.143.214.0006.6740.006.000.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16224731540801500238580008.219.306.281.587698278.333.062.156.0008.3330.563.670.000.0014.29
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255588154373198653761231416012.278.374.458.83225459651.322.180.320.00011.6518.901.622.9628.7738.17

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2006Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn21OF50--8210219492.9791.84------5492.665.8
2006Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn21OF4--6---661.0001.50------580.02.9
2007Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn22OF84--145832156153.9811.82------84100.060.4
2007San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn22OF44--737118180.9881.82------4989.831.7
2008San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn23OF102--1541123167165.9881.62------11985.772.9
2009Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn24LF103--171822181179.9891.74------13576.371.5
2009Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn241B17--13412216148146.9868.59------13512.611.8
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya25LF75--136611143142.9931.89------10472.152.4
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya251B16--13810118149148.9939.25------10415.411.2
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya25RF9--112111413.9291.44------1048.76.3
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya252B1---------------1041.00.7
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya25LF42249---991.0002.250.38-----944.42.5
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya25RF32205---551.0001.670.25-----933.31.9
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya251B1-1-------------911.10.6
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle26RF71--12052-127125.9841.76------12457.349.3
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle26LF19--301--31311.0001.63------12415.313.2
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle261B16--1179312129126.9777.88------12412.911.1
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle27RF50--77-1-7877.9871.54------6774.634.7
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle27LF4--3---331.0000.75------676.02.8
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28LF40--5311-5554.9821.35------10837.027.8
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28RF12--13---13131.0001.08------10811.18.3
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet311B105--87552785934927.9938.83------12286.172.9
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet31LF6--121--13131.0002.17------1224.94.2
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet313B1---2--221.0002.00------1220.80.7
2017Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32LF26--35---35351.0001.35------5944.118.4
2017Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln321B18--10218-91201201.0006.67------5930.512.8
2017Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas32LF11--12---12121.0001.09------2839.37.8
2017Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas32RF11--231--24241.0002.18------2839.37.8
2017Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32RF1---------------591.70.7
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32DH1---------------128.30.6
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32RF1182---221.0002.000.25-----128.30.6
MLB Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF42249---991.0002.250.38-----40.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF43287---771.0001.750.25-----40.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1-1-------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 7 season(s)-   LF284--4521743473469.9921.65------2840.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B172--13661011314014801467.9918.53------1720.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 5 season(s)-   RF154--244841256252.9841.64------1540.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF146--2271834248245.9881.68------1460.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF84--145832156153.9811.82------840.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF4--6---661.0001.50------40.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF50--8210219492.9791.84------500.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2006Eugene Emeralds NwstA-sdn21---------50-
2006Fort Wayne Wizards MidwAsdn21---------4-
2007Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn22---------84-
2007San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn22---------44-
2008San Antonio Missions TexAAsdn23---------102-
2009Portland Beavers PCLAAAsdn24--17---103----
2010Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya25--161--75-9--
2010New York YankeesALMLBnya25--1---4-3--
2011Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle26--16---19-71--
2012Columbus Clippers ILAAAcle27------4-50--
2013Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln28------40-12--
2016Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet31--105--16----
2017Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32--18---26-1--
2017Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAwas32------11-11--
2017St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32--------1-1

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2005Falmouth CommodoresCape Cod LeagueCollege2035122313250421222030120003.262.416.402.818499154.318.140.30312.9919.481.502.6030.5028.13
2007San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB2246221002000100000.333.333.500.833316.400.167.1670.0016.670.000.000.0050.00
2008Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor23249616208032000142500000.208.309.385.6943711110.250.177.32312.7322.731.792.7332.0055.00
2008Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor23249616208032000142500000.208.309.385.6943711110.250.177.32312.7322.731.792.7332.0055.00
2008San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB2333000001001100100.000.200.000.200005.000.000.33320.0020.001.000.000.000.00
2009San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB241925572027006540000.280.486.6001.08615435.278.320.56017.1414.290.835.7112.5057.14
2010San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB251323311002001300000.043.083.087.1702124.050.044.0874.1712.503.000.000.00100.00
2011Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor2617706156011100101300000.214.313.343.65624780.250.129.27112.5016.251.301.2570.0046.67
2011Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB2620421114503121010900200.333.444.6671.11128854.344.334.59518.5216.670.905.5614.0057.14
2012Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB271820342000004310010.200.360.300.6606225.235.100.30016.0012.000.750.000.0050.00
2013St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2822000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2016Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB3154322002000120000.500.6671.0001.667426.667.500.5000.0016.670.000.000.00100.00
2017St. Louis CardinalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB322336481000015820001.222.349.250.5999143.286.028.13911.6318.601.600.000.0012.50
2018Detroit TigersMLB Spring TrainingMLB332028251013002910001.179.258.321.5799231.222.142.2146.4529.034.503.2328.0040.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs65262385522075100386300000.210.310.374.6849829300.250.164.30912.6721.001.662.3337.4352.73
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs35122313250421222030120003.262.416.402.818499154.318.140.30312.9919.481.502.6030.5028.13
MLB Spring Training Totals - 10 yrs1271893343150629112941100312.228.355.402.7577621231.255.174.32812.5517.751.412.6031.5048.84

Awards [6]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
20041st Team College Freshman All-American (OF) ... Conference USA Freshman of the Year2
20063rd Team College All-American (DH) ... Minor League Short-Season All-Star Team (DH) ... Mountain West Conference All-Conference Team (1B) ... Northwest League All-Star Team (OF)4

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-11-25RFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.210Team Roster on 2017-11-25
2017-11-07RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency32.192  
2017-07-28RFWashington NationalsSyracuse (AAA)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.090Team Roster on 2017-07-28
2017-07-26RFSt. Louis CardinalsState College (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to minors32.088Team Roster on 2017-07-26
2017-07-26RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Cardinals32.088  
2017-07-23RFSt. Louis CardinalsState College (A-)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to State College (A-)32.085Team Roster on 2017-07-23
2017-06-26RFSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)32.058Team Roster on 2017-06-26
2017-06-07RFSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors32.039Team Roster on 2017-06-07
2017-04-06RFSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)31.342Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2016-11-11RFSt. Louis CardinalsSt. Louis Cardinals (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract31.196Team Roster on 2016-11-11
2016-11-07RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.192  
2016-06-30RFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list31.062Team Roster on 2016-06-30
2016-06-20RFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured31.052Team Roster on 2016-06-20
2016-04-07RFDetroit TigersToledo (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Toledo (AAA)30.343Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-12-31RFDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract30.246Team Roster on 2015-12-31
2013-11-09RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.194  
2013-04-06RFSt. Louis CardinalsMemphis (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Memphis (AAA)27.342Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-11-18RFFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentDeclared free agency27.203  
2012-09-17RFCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL27.141Team Roster on 2012-09-17
2012-08-02RFCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured27.095Team Roster on 2012-08-02
2012-03-27RFCleveland IndiansColumbus (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Columbus (AAA)26.332Team Roster on 2012-03-27
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-09-17Claimed off waivers by Indians from Yankees 
2010-04-07Claimed off waivers by Yankees from Padres 
* 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
2006San Diego Padres-21660,000-------660,000Signing Bonus out of 2006 Draft (2nd round - 53rd overall)
2010New York YankeesTeam Payroll25400,000-75738-2,812,412400,0001,060,000
2017St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll32535,000-81930-3,651,709535,0001,595,0002016-11-11 - Signed to Minor League Contract
2017-07-28 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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