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Chris Young LFAngels

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Birth Date9-5-1983
Height6' 2"
Weight200 lbs
Age34 years, 10 months, 17 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
1.52014
0.32015
0.92016
-0.32017
-0.22018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2006 ARI 22 30 78 70 10 17 4 0 2 27 6 12 1 1 0 10 2 1 .243 .308 .386 .244 2.1 1.2 0.3
2007 ARI 23 148 624 569 85 135 29 3 32 266 43 141 6 5 1 68 27 6 .237 .295 .467 .256 23.6 -9.8 1.3
2008 ARI 24 160 699 625 85 155 42 7 22 277 62 165 1 5 6 85 14 5 .248 .315 .443 .257 20.6 -0.3 2.0
2009 ARI 25 134 501 433 54 92 28 4 15 173 59 133 4 2 3 42 11 4 .212 .311 .400 .248 10.9 -9.3 0.2
2010 ARI 26 156 664 584 94 150 33 0 27 264 74 145 2 3 1 91 28 7 .257 .341 .452 .289 42.4 8.1 5.3
2011 ARI 27 156 659 567 89 134 38 3 20 238 80 139 4 7 1 71 22 9 .236 .331 .420 .277 35.8 -8.6 2.9
2012 ARI 28 101 363 325 36 75 24 0 14 141 36 79 2 0 0 41 8 3 .231 .311 .434 .261 10.7 1.3 1.3
2013 OAK 29 107 375 335 46 67 18 3 12 127 36 93 2 2 0 40 10 3 .200 .280 .379 .247 4.8 3.6 0.9
2014 NYA 30 23 79 71 9 20 8 0 3 37 7 16 1 0 10 1 0 .282 .354 .521 .311 5.8 1.4 0.8
2014 NYN 30 88 287 254 31 52 12 0 8 88 25 54 4 3 28 7 3 .205 .283 .346 .252 5.3 1.2 0.7
2015 NYA 31 140 356 318 53 80 20 1 14 144 30 73 3 2 3 42 3 1 .252 .320 .453 .272 9.4 -6.6 0.3
2016 BOS 32 76 227 203 29 56 18 0 9 101 21 50 3 0 0 24 4 2 .276 .352 .498 .281 9.6 -1.2 0.9
2017 BOS 33 90 276 243 30 57 12 2 7 94 30 55 2 1 0 25 3 2 .235 .322 .387 .247 1.2 -4.2 -0.3
2018 ANA 34 56 128 113 17 19 2 1 6 41 11 37 2 1 1 13 2 0 .168 .252 .363 .238 1.3 -4.3 -0.3
Career1465531647106681109288241912018520119237321659014246.235.314.428.263183.5-27.616.3

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2003 BRI Rk 64 272 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .320 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 GRF Rk 10 35 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 KAN A 136 554 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .323 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 BIR AA 126 553 .301 .266 .335 .395 .265 .324 98 18.3 11.9 0.9 -0.0 1.7 32.8 3.3 32.8 3.3
2006 ARI MLB 30 78 .244 .268 .336 .427 .272 .263 92 -1.4 2.3 0.2 1.2 0.9 2.1 0.3 2.1 0.3
2006 TUC AAA 100 466 .308 .282 .354 .440 .275 .289 106 23.5 13.1 1.2 4.6 2.1 39.9 4.4 39.9 4.4
2007 ARI MLB 148 624 .256 .265 .328 .416 .256 .257 103 -2.7 18.5 1.7 -9.8 6.1 23.6 1.3 23.6 1.3
2008 ARI MLB 160 699 .257 .264 .329 .417 .263 .300 99 -2.3 20.2 1.8 -0.3 0.9 20.6 2.0 20.6 2.0
2009 ARI MLB 134 501 .248 .259 .327 .405 .260 .268 100 -6.4 14.4 1.3 -9.3 1.7 10.9 0.2 10.9 0.2
2009 RNO AAA 13 63 .356 .278 .353 .431 .277 .447 119 6.6 1.8 0.1 -0.2 0.3 8.8 0.8 8.8 0.8
2010 ARI MLB 156 664 .289 .251 .318 .391 .262 .296 95 19.8 18.3 1.7 8.1 2.7 42.4 5.3 42.4 5.3
2011 ARI MLB 156 659 .277 .251 .314 .388 .257 .275 99 11.1 17.8 1.6 -8.6 5.3 35.8 2.9 35.8 2.9
2012 ARI MLB 101 363 .261 .257 .320 .410 .264 .263 102 0.3 9.9 0.7 1.3 -0.3 10.7 1.3 10.7 1.3
2012 VIS A+ 3 13 .305 .295 .353 .462 .274 .375 133 0.6 0.4 -0.1 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.1 1.0 0.1
2012 RNO AAA 1 2 .012 .341 .381 .536 .308 .000 125 -0.6 0.1 0 -0.1 0.0 -0.5 -0.1 -0.5 -0.1
2013 OAK MLB 107 375 .247 .260 .327 .411 .273 .237 94 -4.7 9.9 -1.3 3.6 1.0 4.8 0.9 4.8 0.9
2013 SAC AAA 1 3 .672 .252 .308 .431 .262 1.000 86 1.3 0.1 0 0.0 0.2 1.6 0.2 1.6 0.2
2014 NYA MLB 23 79 .311 .240 .306 .368 .254 .327 98 3.7 2.0 -0.6 1.4 0.6 5.8 0.8 5.8 0.8
2014 NYN MLB 88 287 .252 .250 .310 .383 .260 .226 97 -2.2 7.4 -1 1.2 1.1 5.3 0.7 5.3 0.7
2014 LVG AAA 3 14 .651 .287 .355 .412 .278 .750 99 6.2 0.4 -0.1 0.5 0.4 7.0 0.7 7.0 0.7
2014 SWB AAA 4 16 .202 .255 .309 .383 .236 .250 101 -1 0.5 -0.2 0.1 0.0 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2015 NYA MLB 140 356 .272 .255 .316 .409 .260 .283 106 4.1 9.6 -2.3 -6.6 -2.0 9.4 0.3 9.4 0.3
2016 BOS MLB 76 227 .281 .255 .318 .416 .256 .326 113 4.7 6.4 -1.4 -1.2 -0.2 9.6 0.9 9.6 0.9
2016 PAW AAA 7 25 .205 .224 .268 .335 .219 .312 96 -1.4 0.7 -0.3 0.6 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1 -1.1 -0.1
2017 BOS MLB 90 276 .247 .257 .325 .429 .259 .275 106 -3.8 8.1 -2.9 -4.2 -0.1 1.2 -0.3 1.2 -0.3
2018 ANA MLB 56 128 .238 .251 .313 .412 .261 .183 96 -2.8 3.6 -0.7 -4.3 1.2 1.3 -0.3 1.3 -0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2003 GRF Rk 35 5 6 3 0 0 0 1 10 0 0 .176 .200 .265 .088 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 BRI Rk 272 47 69 18 3 7 28 23 40 21 7 .290 .358 .479 .189 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 KAN A 554 83 122 31 5 24 56 67 146 31 9 .261 .363 .503 .242 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 BIR AA 553 100 129 41 3 26 77 70 129 32 6 .277 .375 .545 .268 .301 32.8 -0.0 3.3
2006 TUC AAA 466 78 111 32 4 21 77 52 71 17 5 .276 .367 .532 .256 .308 39.9 4.6 4.4
2006 ARI MLB 78 10 17 4 0 2 10 6 12 2 1 .243 .308 .386 .143 .244 2.1 1.2 0.3
2007 ARI MLB 624 85 135 29 3 32 68 43 141 27 6 .237 .295 .467 .230 .256 23.6 -9.8 1.3
2008 ARI MLB 699 85 155 42 7 22 85 62 165 14 5 .248 .315 .443 .195 .257 20.6 -0.3 2.0
2009 ARI MLB 501 54 92 28 4 15 42 59 133 11 4 .212 .311 .400 .187 .248 10.9 -9.3 0.2
2009 RNO AAA 63 17 20 5 1 3 9 9 13 2 2 .370 .460 .667 .296 .356 8.8 -0.2 0.8
2010 ARI MLB 664 94 150 33 0 27 91 74 145 28 7 .257 .341 .452 .195 .289 42.4 8.1 5.3
2011 ARI MLB 659 89 134 38 3 20 71 80 139 22 9 .236 .331 .420 .183 .277 35.8 -8.6 2.9
2012 VIS A+ 13 3 4 3 0 1 7 0 4 0 0 .308 .308 .769 .462 .305 1.0 0.0 0.1
2012 RNO AAA 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .012 -0.5 -0.1 -0.1
2012 ARI MLB 363 36 75 24 0 14 41 36 79 8 3 .231 .311 .434 .203 .261 10.7 1.3 1.3
2013 OAK MLB 375 46 67 18 3 12 40 36 93 10 3 .200 .280 .379 .179 .247 4.8 3.6 0.9
2013 SAC AAA 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .000 .672 1.6 0.0 0.2
2014 LVG AAA 14 7 8 2 0 2 5 2 2 1 0 .667 .714 1.333 .667 .651 7.0 0.5 0.7
2014 SWB AAA 16 1 3 0 0 1 2 1 6 0 0 .200 .250 .400 .200 .202 -0.7 0.1 -0.1
2014 NYA MLB 79 9 20 8 0 3 10 7 16 1 0 .282 .354 .521 .239 .311 5.8 1.4 0.8
2014 NYN MLB 287 31 52 12 0 8 28 25 54 7 3 .205 .283 .346 .142 .252 5.3 1.2 0.7
2015 NYA MLB 356 53 80 20 1 14 42 30 73 3 1 .252 .320 .453 .201 .272 9.4 -6.6 0.3
2016 PAW AAA 25 2 5 2 0 0 2 1 7 0 0 .217 .280 .304 .087 .205 -1.1 0.6 -0.1
2016 BOS MLB 227 29 56 18 0 9 24 21 50 4 2 .276 .352 .498 .222 .281 9.6 -1.2 0.9
2017 BOS MLB 276 30 57 12 2 7 25 30 55 3 2 .235 .322 .387 .152 .247 1.2 -4.2 -0.3
2018 ANA MLB 128 17 19 2 1 6 13 11 37 2 0 .168 .252 .363 .195 .238 1.3 -4.3 -0.3

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2008 2665 0.4972 0.3887 0.7683 0.5638 0.2157 0.8501 0.5571 0.2317 1304 0.008525
2009 2053 0.5051 0.3882 0.7227 0.5603 0.2126 0.8090 0.4907 0.2773 1037 0.003102
2010 2769 0.4857 0.3694 0.7576 0.5212 0.2261 0.8474 0.5621 0.2424 1478 0.003028
2011 2609 0.4952 0.4232 0.7500 0.6084 0.2415 0.8410 0.5252 0.2500 1260 -0.004188
2012 1477 0.4875 0.4035 0.8003 0.5903 0.2259 0.8918 0.5731 0.1997 724 0.003185
2013 1557 0.5016 0.4310 0.7556 0.5954 0.2655 0.8430 0.5583 0.2444 730 0.002563
2014 1438 0.5320 0.4555 0.7954 0.6588 0.2244 0.8452 0.6291 0.2046 643 -0.002584
2015 1399 0.4675 0.4568 0.7856 0.6774 0.2631 0.8623 0.6122 0.2144 617 0.004687
2016 855 0.4807 0.4187 0.7765 0.6326 0.2207 0.8538 0.5714 0.2235 0 0.000000
2017 1109 0.4662 0.3913 0.7995 0.6054 0.2044 0.8658 0.6281 0.2005 0 0.000000
2018 544 0.4835 0.4283 0.7124 0.6198 0.2491 0.7730 0.5714 0.2876 0 0.000000
Career184750.49310.40840.76460.59140.23040.8460.56250.2354918.96170.0021

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-07-22 2014-07-22 DTD 0 0 Left Lower Leg Cramp Calf -
2014-04-26 2014-04-26 DTD 0 0 - General Medical Illness - -
2014-04-03 2014-04-18 15-DL 15 13 Right Thigh Tightness Quadriceps -
2014-03-31 2014-04-02 DTD 2 1 Right Thigh Strain Quadriceps - -
2013-06-08 2013-06-09 DTD 1 1 - General Medical Illness - -
2013-04-30 2013-05-18 15-DL 18 16 Right Thigh Strain Quadriceps - -
2013-02-25 2013-03-01 Camp 4 0 - Thigh Cramp Quadriceps - -
2012-09-29 2012-09-30 DTD 1 1 Right Thigh Soreness Quadriceps - -
2012-09-21 2012-09-27 DTD 6 6 Right Thigh Strain Quadriceps -
2012-09-19 2012-09-20 DTD 1 1 Right Thigh Strain Quadriceps - -
2012-09-08 2012-09-14 DTD 6 4 Right Thigh Strain Quadriceps - -
2012-09-04 2012-09-07 DTD 3 2 Right Thigh Strain Quadriceps - -
2012-04-18 2012-05-18 15-DL 30 28 Right Shoulder Separation - -
2011-06-30 2011-07-01 DTD 1 0 Left Thumb Sprain -
2011-04-11 2011-04-14 DTD 3 3 General Medical Respiratory Flu -
2009-06-29 2009-06-30 DTD 1 0 Right Groin Strain -
2009-06-18 2009-06-24 DTD 6 5 Groin Strain -
2008-09-27 2008-09-28 DTD 1 1 Knee Soreness -
2008-09-16 2008-09-16 DTD 0 0 Left Wrist Soreness From Batting Practive -
2008-04-20 2008-04-21 DTD 1 1 General Medical Respiratory Flu -
2007-06-03 2007-06-05 DTD 2 1 Right Groin Soreness -
2007-05-25 2007-05-26 DTD 1 1 Right Groin Soreness -
2007-05-19 2007-05-24 DTD 5 5 Right Groin Strain -
2007-04-09 2007-04-13 DTD 4 3 Groin Strain -
2006-04-01 2006-04-22 Camp 21 17 Right Hand Fracture -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2018 ANA $2,000,000
2017 BOS $6,500,000
2016 BOS $6,500,000
2015 NYA $2,500,000
2014 NYN $7,250,000
2013 OAK $8,700,000
2012 ARI $7,200,000
2011 ARI $5,200,000
2010 ARI $3,450,000
2009 ARI $1,950,000
2008 ARI $406,000
2007 ARI $380,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
11 yrPrevious$50,036,000
2018Current$2,000,000
12 yrPvs + Cur$52,036,000
12 yrTotal$52,036,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
11 y 39 dCAA Sports1 year/$2M (2018)

Details
  • 1 year/$2M (2018). Signed by LA Angels as a free agent 2/18/18. Performance bonuses.
  • 2 years/$13M (2016-17). Signed by Boston as a free agent 12/15. 16:$6.5M, 17:$6.5M.
  • 1 year/$2.5M (2015). Re-signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 11/9/14. May earn additional $3.825M in performance bonuses based on plate appearances: $0.15M for 250 PA. $0.2M for 275 PA. $0.3M for 300 PA. $0.35M for 350 PA. $0.375M each for 375, 400 PA. $0.475M for 450 PA. $0.5M for 500 PA. $0.55M each for 550, 600 PA.
  • 1 year/$7.25M (2014). Signed by NY Mets as a free agent 11/22/13. DFA by NY Mets 8/9/14. Released 8/15/14. Signed by NY Yankees as a free agent 8/28/14 (minor-league contract). Contract selected by NY Yankees 9/2/14.
  • 5 years/$28M (2009-13), plus 2014 club option. Signed extension with Arizona 4/9/08. $1M signing bonus, 09:$1.75M, 10:$3.25M, 11:$5M, 12:$7M, 13:$8.5M, 14:$11M club option, $1.5M buyout. Acquired by Oakland in trade from Arizona 10/20/12. Oakland declined 2014 option 11/1/13.
  • 1 year/$0.406M (2008). Renewed by Arizona 3/9/08.
  • 1 year/$0.38M (2007). Re-signed by Arizona 2/07.
  • 1 year (2006). Contract purchased by Chicago White Sox 11/05. Acquired by Arizona in trade from Chicago White Sox 12/05 (Javier Vazquez deal). Signed by Arizona 3/06.
  • Drafted by Chicago White Sox 2001 (16-493) (Bellaire HS, Texas).

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .296 .381 .529 .314
11 vs R (Multi) .223 .291 .405 .245
18 Split (Multi) -.073 -.090 -.124 -.069
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.010 -.021 -.029 -.017
30 vs L (2016) .329 .410 .589 .316
31 vs R (2016) .246 .319 .446 .260
38 Split (2016) -.083 -.090 -.143 -.057
39 LgAvg (2016) -.008 -.018 -.027 -.016

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