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Chris Nelson Pr mlb-26#1AW-2

+ Free Agent Status: FA
Biography Data
Positions: SS-535, 3B-308, 2B-125, LF-14, 1B-8, OF-3, RF-1, DH-1
Proper Name: Christopher L. Nelson
Born: September 3, 1985 (29.360)
Place Temecula, California
Height/Weight: 5-11 / 185 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Temecula Valley (Temecula,CA)
College: Riverside Community College , Cal State Fullerton
Drafted: 2006 -- Signed as free agent by Colorado Rockies
MLB Debut:June 19,2010 (24.289)
TBC Player ID:24210
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2015-07-27 - Released by Nationals More
Prospect Ranks:[2008]COL #7 [2006]COL #10 [2005]MLB #26 COL #2
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Washington Nationals (2015-06-21)
Organizations:COL, ANA, NYA, SDN, CIN, PHI, WAS, MIL
Signed by:Damon Iannelli
Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
44 53 30 62 50
*as of 2014 season.
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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2015MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2015-07-273bFAMLBReleased by Nationals---
    2015-06-21Washington Nationals3bMinorsSyracuseAAASigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-06-183bFAMLBReleased by Brewers---
    2015-05-09Milwaukee Brewers3bMinorsColorado SpringsAAASigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-05-093bFAMLBReleased by Phillies---
    2015-04-09Philadelphia Phillies3bMinorsLehigh ValleyAAAAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)---
    2014-11-24Philadelphia Phillies3bMinorsPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2014-10-013bFAMLBRefused minor league assignment, declared free agent---
    2014-09-04San Diego Padres3bMinorsSan Diego PadresMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2014-09-02San Diego Padres3bDFASan Diego PadresMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2014-09-02San Diego Padres3bActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBActivated from Paternity Leave list40man
    2014-08-30San Diego Padres3bPat LeaveSan Diego PadresMLBPlaced on Paternity Leave list40man
    2014-07-18San Diego Padres3bActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2014-06-19San Diego Padres3bMinorsEl PasoAAAAssigned to El Paso (AAA)---
    2014-06-19San Diego Padres3bMinorsSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to minor league contract---
    2014-06-16-3bFA-MLBReleased by Reds---
    2014-04-12Cincinnati Reds3bMinorsLouisvilleAAAAssigned to Louisville (AAA)---
    2014-01-27Cincinnati Reds3bMinorsCincinnati RedsMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2013-12-033bFAMLBNon-tendered, declared free agency---
    2013-09-17Los Angeles Angels3bActive-MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-08-29Los Angeles Angels3bDL-15Los Angeles AngelsMLBDL-15 Strained right hamstring [Running out a grounder]40man
    2013-07-31Los Angeles Angels3bActive-MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLBContract purchased from Salt Lake (AAA)40man
    2013-06-13Los Angeles Angels3bMinorsSalt LakeAAAOutrighted to Salt Lake (AAA)---
    2013-06-10Los Angeles Angels3bDFALos Angeles AngelsMLBDesignated for assignment ---
    2013-05-18Los Angeles Angelsdh-3bActive-MLBLos Angeles AngelsMLBClaimed off waivers from Yankees by Rockies40man
    2013-05-15New York Yankees3bDFANew York YankeesMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2013-05-02New York Yankees3bActive-MLBNew York YankeesMLBTraded from Rockies to Yankees for future considerations40man
    2013-04-28Colorado Rockies3bDFAColorado RockiesMLBDesignated for assignment---
    2013-03-07Colorado Rockies3bActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.491m)40man
    2012-08-06Colorado Rockies3bActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-07-31Colorado Rockies2B-SSDL-15Colorado SpringsAAAAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA) for rehab40man
    2012-07-17Colorado Rockies3bDL-15Colorado RockiesMLBDL-15 Irregular heartbeat40man
    2012-05-31Colorado Rockies3bActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-05-16Colorado Rockies3bDL-15Colorado RockiesMLBDL-15 Left wrist inflammation40man
    2012-05-06Colorado RockiesOFActive-MLBColorado RockiesMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Signed as undrafted free agent by the Colorado Rockies in 2006.
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Colorado Rockies in 1st round (9th overall) of 2004 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2014San Diego Padres$ 500,000793360$ 500,000$ 3,259,096
    2013Colorado Rockies$ 491,0007511917$ 490,000$ 3,019,5052013-03-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.491m)
    2013Los Angeles Angels$ 491,0007512717$ 490,000$ 3,019,5052013-03-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.491m)
    2013New York Yankees$ 491,0007513417$ 490,000$ 3,019,5052013-03-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0.491m)
    2012Colorado Rockies$ 480,000760260$ 480,000$ 2,954,8872012-03-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2012-2012 ($0.48m)
    2011Colorado Rockies$ 414,000789360$ 414,000$ 2,722,6072011-03-03 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2011-2011 ($0.414m)
    2010Colorado Rockies$ 400,000757350$ 400,000$ 2,812,594

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