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Bob ChristianTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1970 MLB Years: 1968-1970
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PositionsOF-43, 1B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert Charles Christian
Born DateOctober 17,1945PlaceChicago,Illinois
Death DateFebruary 20,1974 [28.126]
High SchoolHelix Charter (La Mesa,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1964 by the New York Yankees.
Signing ScoutsGordon Jones
MLB DebutSeptember 2,1968 [22.320]
OrganizationsCHA [2] DET [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9866Retrosheet IDchrib101MLBAM ID112268
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed90Power57Contact67XBH54RBIs77Runs34Hitting41Durability11Team.467Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet46of-1b2233011000000000000.333.333.6671.000213.333.334.333.4490.
1969Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15of233912911284031630101910313.217.273.318.591417143.
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha15of241215340013001400000.267.313.467.7807116.300.200.267.3476.2525.004.006.2515.0025.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter5414714335041930112310313.224.278.340.618509162.
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5114414324041930112310313.222.277.333.610488159.
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter33011000000000000.333.333.6671.000213.333.334.333.0000.
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624414299150125790336930939.224.278.340.61815027486.

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet22OF1---------------333.30.6
1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet221B1--3---331.0003.00------333.30.6
1969Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23OF38--6633-7269.9581.82------3997.423.5
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24OF4--2---221.0000.50------1233.32.5
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF43--6833-7471.9591.65------430.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--3---331.0003.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1968Detroit TigersALMLBdet22--1------1-
1969Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23---------38-
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24---------4-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1968-09-30Purchased by White Sox from Tigers. 
1964-11-30Selected by Tigers from Yankees in first year minor league draft. 
1964-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.