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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Wayne Christopher
Stat Years
1985-1996  [mlb] 1991-1996
Height/Weight
6-5 / 206
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (535)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Dinwiddie County (Dinwiddie,VA)
Colleges
East Carolina University (Greenville, North Carolina)
Draft
Selected by the New York Yankees in Round #7 (#181 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1991-09-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.312)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [5] DET [3] CLE [2] LAN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9872 ... retro id: chrim001 ... mlbam id: 112275
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts44Walks81Hittable38SO/BB76vsPower38Hitting0Durability69Team.519Ratings Explained
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1985Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-211---811.461592236080.1582113222843001.006.500.222.469.412.353.82.889
    1985Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA-----211---811.461592236080.3582113222843001.006.520.222.479.442.363.82.889
    1986Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-222---732.63151431010102.2923730236561011.258.060.183.164.913.241.56.700
    1986Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-222---355.0411112000060.2754834612343031.4311.130.891.785.047.122.83.375
    1986Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAA/A+----222---1083.53262551010163.31678564848904041.329.220.442.654.974.691.88.556
    1987Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+nya-233---1382.44242494000169.11836346528814001.259.730.271.494.313.352.89.619
    1987Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA+----231---1382.45242494000169.31836346528814001.259.740.271.494.313.352.89.619
    1988Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya63244---1373.83242451000152.21667565744672061.389.790.412.593.954.421.52.650
    1988Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAA----241---1373.84242451000152.71667565744672061.389.820.412.603.964.431.52.650
    1989Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya63255---612.52883000053.248171517330011.028.050.171.175.532.854.71.857
    1989Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-255---564.8113111002073.0954539621421031.5911.710.742.595.185.552.00.455
    1989Minor Totals: NYAbyYearAA/AAA----252---1173.85211940020126.71436254728751041.3510.200.502.005.354.422.68.611
    1990Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-266---611.97540002554868.2622015323470021.248.130.393.016.162.622.04.857
    1990Minor Totals: LANbyYearAAA----261---611.98540002554868.7622015323470021.258.180.403.046.202.642.04.857
    1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-277---722.446300034631677.1732521230677031.338.500.233.497.802.912.23.778
    1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan56277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0030002304.02000320001.254.500.006.754.500.000.67.000
    1991Minor Totals: LANbyYearAAA----271---722.456300034631677.3732521230677031.348.520.233.507.822.922.23.778
    1991MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf000.0030002304.02000320001.254.500.006.754.500.000.67.000
    1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-288---442.914900045492658.2592119213393001.239.050.311.995.983.223.00.500
    1992Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.0010000410018.01786210132001.508.501.005.006.504.001.30.000
    1992Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----281---442.944900045492658.7592119213393001.249.120.312.016.033.253.00.500
    1992MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.0010000410018.01786210132001.508.501.005.006.504.001.30.000
    1993Charlotte KnightsILAAAcle-299---363.225000046502250.151211826362001.139.120.361.076.443.756.00.333
    1993Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle32299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.86900039011.214653280001.3710.802.311.546.174.634.00.000
    1993Minor Totals: CLEbyYearAAA----291---363.235000046502250.351211826362001.149.160.361.086.473.776.00.333
    1993MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.02900039011.714653280001.4311.252.411.616.434.824.00.000
    1994Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-3010---363.526300048631171.27633281018604001.319.541.262.267.534.143.33.333
    1994Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----301---363.546300048631171.77633281018604001.329.611.262.287.584.173.33.333
    1995Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-3111---242.233600035362136.13814918321011.279.410.251.987.933.474.00.333
    1995Detroit TigersALMLBdet333111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf403.82360001136161.1712826814345021.3910.421.172.054.994.112.431.000
    1995Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----311---242.243600035362136.33814918321011.279.470.251.997.983.494.00.333
    1995MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf403.83360001136161.3712826814345021.3910.461.182.065.014.122.431.000
    1996Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-3212---413.923900038392239.050211755405001.4111.541.151.159.234.858.00.800
    1996Detroit TigersALMLBdet333212Log - Sp - Ext - Perf119.3013000313030.04736311211191001.9314.103.603.305.7010.801.73.500
    1996Minor Totals: DETbyYearAAA----321---413.923900038392239.050211755405001.4111.541.151.159.234.858.00.800
    1996MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf119.3013000313030.04736311211191001.9314.103.603.305.7010.801.73.500
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)514.907100023711125.015178682540768021.5310.871.802.885.475.621.90.833
    American League Totals (4 yrs)515.066800021681121.014978682537748021.5411.081.862.755.505.802.00.833
    National League Totals (1 yrs)000.0030002304.02000320001.254.500.006.754.500.000.67.000
    Minor League Totals84553.044641012582743631261,094.3112646136954273718360201.289.260.442.255.913.792.63.604
    Minor: A- Totals811.461592236080.3582113222843001.006.520.222.479.442.363.82.889
    Minor: A+ Totals20112.513938125010272.0275100767641375011.259.100.232.124.533.312.14.645
    Minor: AA Totals22133.844343101000267.0289140114146313450101.329.740.472.124.524.722.13.629
    Minor: AAA Totals34303.153671110271356126475.05042001663112436323091.329.550.592.356.883.792.93.531
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)515.63490001449191.311864572025536021.5711.661.982.475.246.322.12.833
    Cleveland Indians Totals (2 yrs)003.3919000719029.7311411512212001.479.551.543.706.474.321.75.000
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)000.0030002304.02000320001.254.500.006.754.500.000.67.000
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1990Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-26p---1543000000000001000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-27p---2632000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals1175000000000001000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals1175000000000001000.000.000.000.000600.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1985Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-21P1500.0111101312.9230.800.0019.2100.04
    1986Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+22P1500.01312302825.8931.700.0010.8100.09
    1986Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAA22P1100.037101110.9090.900.007.9100.012
    1987Fort Lauderdale YankeesFSLA+23P2400.01735255452.9632.200.0017.4100.03
    1988Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAA24P2400.09240233331.0001.400.0017.4100.05
    1989Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAA25P800.0370010101.0001.300.005.7100.014
    1989Columbus ClippersILAAA25P1300.0550110101.0000.800.008.9100.016
    1990Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA26P5400.0210111312.9230.200.0038.0100.02
    1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA27P6300.06100016161.0000.300.0045.7100.01
    1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB27P304.00100111.0000.300.251.9100.016
    1992Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAA28P4900.02110013131.0000.300.0034.8100.02
    1992Cleveland IndiansALMLB28P10018.01200331.0000.300.176.2100.013
    1993Charlotte KnightsILAAA29P5000.0570112121.0000.200.0035.5100.01
    1993Cleveland IndiansALMLB29P9011.20100111.0000.100.095.6100.018
    1994Toledo Mud HensILAAA30P6300.02700991.0000.100.0044.4100.01
    1995Toledo Mud HensILAAA31P3600.0580113131.0000.400.0025.4100.04
    1995Detroit TigersALMLB31P36061.1480012121.0000.300.2025.0100.06
    1996Toledo Mud HensILAAA32P3900.02100331.0000.100.0027.5100.03
    1996Detroit TigersALMLB32P13030.01300441.0000.300.138.0100.016
    MLB Totals - (P)7101246150021211.0000.300.170.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)367002959148988.9890.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)43001538125453.9811.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)39003047558277.9392.000.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (P)1500111101312.9230.800.000.00.00
    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
    1985Minor15----------
    1986Minor26----------
    1987Minor24----------
    1988Minor24----------
    1989Minor21----------
    1990Minor54----------
    1991MLB3----------
    1991Minor63----------
    1992MLB10----------
    1992Minor49----------
    1993MLB9----------
    1993Minor50----------
    1994Minor63----------
    1995MLB36----------
    1995Minor36----------
    1996MLB13----------
    1996Minor39----------
    Totals535----------