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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph O'Neal Christopher
Stat Years
1959-1966  [mlb] 1959-1966
Height/Weight
5-10 / 176
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (479)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
High School
St. Patricks (Frederiksted,Virgin Islands)
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1955
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Howie Haak
MLB Debut
1959-05-26 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.165)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [4] PIT [3] BOS [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9870 ... retro id: chrij101 ... mlbam id: 112273
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2323ofL-S-E-P11512600000001401000.000.077.000.0771400.083.000.0007.1428.574.000.00.000.0
    1960Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2324ofL-S-E-P2505621132013105800000.232.295.321.61661183.196.089.2558.2013.111.6056.01.6423.1
    1961Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2325ofL-S-E-P37618625497301464182401107.263.327.333.6602066210.177.070.3018.7411.651.330.00.0020.4
    1962New York MetsNLMLBnyn2326ofL-S-E-P41192713666102632113354243104.244.338.362.7003149818.277.118.26811.1513.381.2045.21.9127.3
    1963New York MetsNLMLBnyn2327ofL-S-E-P5641491933511813132132102.221.295.289.584168437.141.068.2507.7412.501.62149.00.6021.2
    1964New York MetsNLMLBnyn2328ofL-S-E-P6154543781632681676654892616518.300.360.466.82660425350.256.166.3337.9515.231.9233.92.6530.7
    1965New York MetsNLMLBnyn2329ofL-S-E-P714843738109183540443582644310.249.311.339.65048614826.169.090.2947.2016.872.3487.41.0323.9
    1966Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2030ofL-S-E-P81213110000002400000.077.200.077.2771510.154.000.11113.3326.672.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)63816672244346817291732919157277191213841.260.329.374.7031868623114.214.114.2958.4014.831.7657.51.5526.3
    National League Totals (7 yrs)62616542234336817291732919155273191213841.262.330.376.7061853622114.214.114.2968.3614.731.7657.01.5726.3
    American League Totals (1 yrs)1213110000002400000.077.200.077.2771510.154.000.11113.3326.672.000.00.000.0
    New York Mets Totals (4 yrs)48514001713715914281562215131237191012834.265.334.387.7211572542101.221.122.2998.3315.081.8150.01.7827.2
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (3 yrs)14125452629311774243602107.244.308.315.6232818013.177.071.2808.5412.811.50254.00.3621.0
    Boston Red Sox Totals (1 yrs)1213110000002400000.077.200.077.2771510.154.000.11113.3326.672.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1959Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB23OF9034.05000551.0000.600.155.860.05
    1960Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24OF170109.02400024241.0001.400.2211.034.05
    1961Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25OF550410.2862219088.9781.600.2135.772.44
    1962New York MetsNLMLB26OF940639.1133544142138.9721.500.2258.879.04
    1963New York MetsNLMLB27OF450300.0581116059.9831.300.2027.870.36
    1964New York MetsNLMLB28OF14501,241.02511072268261.9741.800.2189.594.21
    1965New York MetsNLMLB29OF1120942.0180320185183.9891.600.1969.175.72
    1966Boston Red SoxALMLB30OF2010.01000111.0000.500.101.216.79
    MLB Totals - (OF)4790073821168775759.9791.600.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1959MLB---------9-
    1960MLB---------17-
    1961MLB---------55-
    1962MLB---------94-
    1963MLB---------45-
    1964MLB---------145-
    1965MLB---------112-
    1966MLB---------2-
    Totals---------479-