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Chris ReitsmaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1996-2007 MLB Years: 2001-2007
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
Rule 5 Pick
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-415Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristopher Michael Reitsma
Height6-5Weight214BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 31,1977 [40.143]PlaceMinneapolis,Minnesota
High SchoolCalgary Christian (Calgary,AB)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 1st round (34th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$425,000Signing ScoutsGary Rajsich
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-MLB-#46 ... 1997-BOS-#4 ... 1998-MLB-#88 ... 2001-CIN-#10
MLB DebutApril 4,2001 [23.094]
OrganizationsBOS [5] ATL [3] CIN [3] SEA [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID565Retrosheet IDreitc001MLBAM ID277410
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts34Walks79Hittable35SO/BB64vsPower35Hitting4Durability57Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1996Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-ST18311.35761000026.2247401323000.948.10--0.3410.8032.00.750-
1997Michigan Battle CatsMidwAbos-ST19412.90990000049.2572316413413001.4110.330.722.367.433.15.800-
1998Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-ST20002.84880000012.212640590001.348.53--3.556.391.80--
1999Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-ST214105.6119190000096.011671601131797301.5310.841.032.907.382.55.286-
2000Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-ST22343.6611110000064.0572926317470001.168.020.422.396.612.76.429-
2000Trenton ThunderEastAAbos34ST22722.5814140100090.2782826721581001.097.740.692.085.762.76.778-
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01063.03252501000154.2135575210381051001.127.860.582.216.112.76.625-
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin41ST237155.29362970010182.02091211072349965051.4210.341.142.424.751.96.3184.53
2002Louisville BatsILAAAcin-ST24203.86330100021.01710928131001.197.290.863.435.571.631.000-
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin41S/R246123.643221111160138.014473561745844051.379.371.112.935.471.87.3334.43
2003Louisville BatsILAAAcin41ST25124.00440000018.02210815110001.5011.000.502.505.502.20.333-
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin41R/CL25954.295735400361284.09241401419532001.329.861.502.045.682.79.6434.61
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl37Rel26644.07840840012279.2893836920601031.3710.051.022.266.783.00.6003.88
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl37R/CL27363.937607600371573.0793232314422001.279.700.371.725.153.00.3332.98
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl37Rel28128.68270270016828.046272778130031.9314.792.252.574.181.63.3336.65
2007Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-S/R29000.0021100003.01000020000.333.00----6.000.00--
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea33Rel29027.6126026006023.237222039114001.9414.071.143.424.181.22.0005.10
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter32464.70338532851111437607.069635431876164359180161.4110.291.122.425.312.19.4101.33
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter24203.60777522000379.03841841532810129215301.279.050.662.386.882.89.545-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter323.64981100042.0402017313261001.268.570.642.795.572.00.600-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter722.5814140100090.2782826721581001.097.740.692.085.762.76.778-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter7144.68383800000172.11851069014531357301.389.620.732.767.022.55.333-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter412.90990000049.2572316413413001.4110.330.722.367.433.15.800-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311.35761000026.2247401323000.948.10--0.3410.8032.00.750-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10124.721870187006525180.1214979519421153061.4110.640.942.095.722.74.455-
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22324.521255372114312404.044523520354113233110101.389.911.202.525.192.06.407-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter027.6126026006023.237222039114001.9414.071.143.424.181.22.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12174.7012219103004113220.025112811527591307061.4110.291.122.425.312.19.4141.33
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.60444311000220.02211068816581689201.279.050.662.386.882.89.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin41p2336483510010022417001.104.157.125.2826158.208.021.063.1363.4541.3812.000.000.0020.00
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin41p2430300300020011207001.100.129.100.2293038.167.000.033.1092.6331.5812.000.000.000.00
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin41p25558010002000600000.125.125.125.250108.500.000.000.1110.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl37p27761000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1978739100500342114002.103.143.115.258101105.200.012.046.0002.8640.0014.000.000.0011.11
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1218639100500342114002.105.144.116.260101104.205.011.047.0002.8840.3814.000.000.0011.11
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter761000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1627227100400235112002.103.143.115.2588186.200.012.046.0002.8640.0014.000.000.0011.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1996Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos18P7--131-54.8000.57------7100.011.7
1997Michigan Battle Cats MidwAbos19P9--232-75.7140.56------9100.06.6
1998Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos20P8---1--111.0000.13------8100.05.8
1999Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos21P19--96111615.9380.79------19100.013.7
2000Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos22P11--59121514.9331.27------11100.07.9
2000Trenton Thunder EastAAbos22P14--109-119191.0001.36------14100.09.9
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23P36-1821339-252521.0001.440.29-----36100.022.2
2002Louisville Bats ILAAAcin24P3--12--331.0001.00------3100.02.1
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24P32-138919112928.9660.880.20-----32100.019.8
2003Louisville Bats ILAAAcin25P4--61-1771.0001.75------4100.02.8
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25P57384192-1210.8330.180.12-----57100.035.2
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P84-7937-110101.0000.120.13-----84100.051.9
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P76-73512--17171.0000.220.23-----76100.046.9
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28P27-2833--661.0000.220.21-----27100.016.7
2007Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea29P2---------------2100.01.4
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29P26-2414--551.0000.190.21-----26100.016.0
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P3383608359334131128.9770.380.21-----3380.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P9--73-110101.0001.11------90.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--109-119191.0001.36------140.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P38--1416233230.9380.79------380.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--232-75.7140.56------90.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P7--131-54.8000.57------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1996Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos187----------
1997Michigan Battle Cats MidwAbos199----------
1998Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos208----------
1999Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos2119----------
2000Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos2211----------
2000Trenton Thunder EastAAbos2214----------
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2336----------
2002Louisville Bats ILAAAcin243----------
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2432----------
2003Louisville Bats ILAAAcin254----------
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2557----------
2004Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2684----------
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2776----------
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2827----------
2007Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea292----------
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2926----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2000Grand Canyon RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor22201.4413013003225.018540421100.886.480.001.447.565.251.801.000
2004Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB260018.0030300103.05662121002.0015.006.003.006.002.0018.00.000
2005Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB270016.2040400003.17660200002.9018.900.005.400.000.0016.20.000
2006CanadaWorld Baseball ClassicXXCollege281013.5020200002.0233011001.509.000.004.504.501.0013.501.000
2006Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.0060600205.2400006000.776.350.000.009.5300.00.000
2007Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB29005.6380800438.0655253001.386.752.255.633.380.605.63.000
2008CanadaOlympicsTournament30026.2330300004.1343133001.466.232.086.236.231.008.31.000
2008Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB30009.0040400005.01155114002.4019.801.801.807.204.009.00.000
Summer Olympics Totals - 1 yrs026.2330300004.3343133001.386.232.086.236.231.008.31.000
World Baseball ClassicXX Totals - 1 yrs1013.5020200002.0233011001.509.000.004.504.501.0013.501.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs201.4413013003225.018540421100.886.480.001.447.565.251.801.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs004.8218018006318.72110103613001.4510.121.452.896.272.174.82.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs0017.0570700106.3121212232102.3717.052.844.262.840.6717.05.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2001National League Player of the Week (April 9-April 15)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-01-10ContractSigned by Mariners to minor league contract 
2007-10-24InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-07-30InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow surgery 
2007-07-06InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-06-11InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow inflammation 
2007-06-04InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-05-23InjuredDisabled -- Right elbow 
2007-01-05ContractSigned by Mariners (1-year, team option for 2008) 
2006-11-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-07-26InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2006-07-02InjuredDisabled -- - 
2006-06-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-14InjuredDisabled -- numbness in his right hand 
2004-03-26TradeTraded by Reds to Braves for Bubba Nelson and Jung Bong. 
2000-08-31TradeTraded by Red Sox with John Curtice to Reds for Dante Bichette. 
2000-03-28Returned to Red Sox. 
1999-12-13Selected by Devil Rays from Red Sox in Rule 5 major league draft 
1996-06-30Contractsigned 
* 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
1996Boston Red Sox-18425,000-------425,000Signing Bonus out of 1996 Draft (1st round - 34th overall)
2001Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll23200,000-77132-1,897,758200,000625,000
2002Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll24252,000-62524312,011,045200,000877,000
2003Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll25300,000-70331-2,163,527300,0001,177,000
2004Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26950,000-36913602,070,100300,0002,127,000
2005Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll271,650,000-33112642,189,055300,0003,777,000
2006Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll282,750,000-2551069++2,365,072327,0006,527,000
2007Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll291,350,000-37214542,459,737380,0007,877,000
* 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