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Portrait of Chris George

Chris George PRoyals

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
4 0 0.00 0
Birth Date9-16-1979
Height6' 2"
Weight200 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
2001 KCA 21 13 13 74.0 74.0 0.0 4 8 0 0 6 0 313 83 48 46 14 152 18 18 0 32 5.59 5.42 6.28 0.7 0.1
2002 KCA 22 6 6 27.3 27.3 0.0 0 4 0 0 0 0 124 37 17 17 2 53 8 8 1 13 5.60 4.05 4.05 6.7 0.7
2003 KCA 23 18 18 93.7 93.7 0.0 9 6 0 0 3 0 441 120 75 74 22 206 44 42 3 39 7.11 6.82 7.17 -3.3 -0.3
2004 KCA 24 10 7 42.3 35.3 7.0 1 2 0 0 2 1 207 60 39 34 1 80 25 24 0 15 7.23 4.53 4.81 6.8 0.7

Advanced

'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 GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1999 WIL A+ 27 27 145.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.660 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 WIC AA 18 18 97.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.635 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 OMA AAA 8 8 44.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.709 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 KCA MLB 13 13 74.0 6.28 77 .269 .270 .331 .429 .261 .277 105 0.7 0.1 0.7 0.1
2001 OMA AAA 20 20 117.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.597 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 KCA MLB 6 6 27.3 4.05 122 .286 .257 .319 .405 .256 .350 107 6.7 0.7 6.7 0.7
2002 OMA AAA 22 21 127.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .323 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 KCA MLB 18 18 93.7 7.17 60 .308 .270 .335 .432 .266 .294 104 -3.8 -0.4 -3.3 -0.3
2003 OMA AAA 10 10 54.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .328 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 KCA MLB 10 7 42.3 4.81 106 .289 .268 .335 .440 .263 .355 101 6.1 0.6 6.8 0.7
2004 OMA AAA 20 19 105.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .287 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 OMA AAA 32 20 147.0 6.75 39 .295 .281 .356 .458 .277 .307 70 -6.0 -0.5 -6.0 -0.5
2006 ABQ AAA 22 19 107.1 5.36 101 .271 .259 .329 .396 .260 .363 118 14.3 1.4 18.1 2.0
2007 ABQ AAA 26 26 139.3 7.08 80 .271 .267 .336 .422 .259 .306 121 5.2 0.5 4.5 0.6
2007 GSV Wnt 20 0 31.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .225 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 GSV Wnt 1 0 0.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .750 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 CSP AAA 27 0 33.3 6.47 102 .237 .278 .356 .456 .263 .339 125 3.4 0.3 3.7 0.4
2008 SYR AAA 22 2 34.3 4.74 84 .311 .265 .333 .409 .265 .394 89 -0.8 -0.1 -1.2 -0.2
2009 NOR AAA 5 5 29.0 3.88 120 .204 .264 .340 .401 .253 .287 108 5.2 0.5 5.2 0.5
2009 PAW AAA 12 0 20.7 4.66 98 .264 .257 .329 .385 .247 .275 106 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2009 MCD mex 6 5 21.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .292 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2010 NOR AAA 26 20 124.3 5.75 73 .263 .265 .334 .416 .257 .300 96 -4.2 -0.4 -4.2 -0.4
2011 NOR AAA 27 19 130.7 5.78 71 .266 .262 .328 .401 .254 .312 93 -12.8 -1.2 -12.8 -1.2
2012 NOR AAA 4 1 8.0 8.27 1 .362 .251 .330 .360 .250 .379 90 -3.3 -0.3 -3.3 -0.3

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
1999 WIL A+ 9 7 0 27 27 145.0 142 53 142 8 0% -.660 8.8 3.3 0.5 8.8 1.34 3.60 0.0 0.0
2000 OMA AAA 3 2 0 8 8 44.7 47 20 27 8 0% -.709 9.5 4.0 1.6 5.4 1.50 4.83 0.0 0.0
2000 WIC AA 8 5 0 18 18 97.3 92 51 80 5 0% -.635 8.5 4.7 0.5 7.4 1.47 3.14 0.0 0.0
2001 KCA MLB 4 8 0 13 13 74.0 83 18 32 14 41% .277 10.1 2.2 1.7 3.9 1.36 5.59 0.7 0.1
2001 OMA AAA 11 3 0 20 20 117.3 103 51 84 14 0% -.597 7.9 3.9 1.1 6.4 1.31 3.53 0.0 0.0
2002 KCA MLB 0 4 0 6 6 27.3 37 8 13 2 45% .350 12.2 2.6 0.7 4.3 1.65 5.60 6.7 0.7
2002 OMA AAA 6 12 0 22 21 127.3 145 65 94 15 0% .323 10.3 4.6 1.1 6.6 1.65 5.87 0.0 0.0
2003 KCA MLB 9 6 0 18 18 93.7 120 44 39 22 49% .294 11.5 4.2 2.1 3.7 1.75 7.11 -3.3 -0.3
2003 OMA AAA 3 5 0 10 10 54.3 71 22 28 8 0% .328 11.8 3.6 1.3 4.6 1.71 7.29 0.0 0.0
2004 KCA MLB 1 2 0 10 7 42.3 60 25 15 1 37% .355 12.8 5.3 0.2 3.2 2.01 7.23 6.8 0.7
2004 OMA AAA 8 6 0 20 19 105.3 97 40 74 7 0% .287 8.3 3.4 0.6 6.3 1.30 3.42 0.0 0.0
2005 OMA AAA 8 8 0 32 20 147.0 175 51 103 27 45% .307 10.7 3.1 1.7 6.3 1.54 5.63 -6.0 -0.5
2006 ABQ AAA 5 6 0 22 19 107.1 132 52 81 6 54% .363 11.1 4.4 0.5 6.8 1.72 5.63 18.1 2.0
2007 ABQ AAA 7 11 0 26 26 139.3 157 68 95 21 54% .306 10.1 4.4 1.4 6.1 1.62 5.56 4.5 0.6
2007 GSV Wnt 0 0 0 1 0 0.0 3 1 0 0 0% .750 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2008 CSP AAA 0 4 1 27 0 33.3 39 18 23 1 40% .339 10.5 4.9 0.3 6.2 1.71 5.14 3.7 0.4
2008 SYR AAA 1 2 0 22 2 34.3 45 15 37 4 51% .394 11.8 3.9 1.0 9.7 1.75 6.56 -1.2 -0.2
2009 NOR AAA 1 1 0 5 5 29.0 27 3 19 2 39% .287 8.4 0.9 0.6 5.9 1.03 1.86 5.2 0.5
2009 PAW AAA 1 0 0 12 0 20.7 21 6 10 2 46% .275 9.1 2.6 0.9 4.3 1.30 4.78 1.7 0.2
2009 MCD mex 2 1 0 6 5 21.3 24 6 17 5 0% .292 10.1 2.5 2.1 7.2 1.41 6.34 0.0 0.0
2010 NOR AAA 5 7 0 26 20 124.3 129 36 101 16 45% .300 9.3 2.6 1.2 7.3 1.33 4.20 -4.2 -0.4
2011 NOR AAA 7 5 0 27 19 130.7 144 56 73 13 44% .312 9.9 3.9 0.9 5.0 1.53 4.27 -12.8 -1.2
2012 NOR AAA 0 1 0 4 1 8.0 13 5 5 2 45% .379 14.6 5.6 2.2 5.6 2.25 11.25 -3.3 -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

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2010-08-11 2010-08-23 Minors 12 0 Left Elbow Soreness -
2010-05-12 2010-05-21 Minors 9 0 Groin Strain -
2009-05-22 2009-07-05 Minors 44 0 Left Lower Leg Strain Calf -
2002-05-18 2002-06-18 15-DL 31 27 Left Fingers Blister Middle Finger -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2003 KCA $303,500
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$303,500
1 yrTotal$303,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 113 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from COL 11/09 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from COL 12/14/07 (minor-league contract)
  • signed as a free agent from KC 12/05 (minor-league contract)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 3/05 re-signed 3/05, 1 year/$M (05) recalled 9/04 optioned to Triple-A 7/04 recalled 7/04 optioned to Triple-A 6/04 recalled 5/04 optioned to Triple-A 3/04 re-signed 3/04 (split contract) optioned to Triple-A 7/03 1 year/$0.3035M (03) optioned to Triple-A 6/02 recalled 4/02 optioned to Triple-A 3/02 signed 3/02 recalled 7/01 $1,162,500 signing bonus
  • Klein TX `98 S-31 6`2" 200

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BP Articles

Chris George is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 13-18, 2007Christina Kahrl2007-03-19
This article requires BP Premium accessDoctoring The Numbers: The Draft, Part TenRany Jazayerli2006-05-11
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: Building a Fantasy Farm SystemJeff Erickson2006-02-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: The First Round - A Year LaterJeff Erickson2005-08-16
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 29-April 4, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-12
This article requires BP Premium accessCrooked Numbers: Wild Wild WestJames Click2005-03-17
Prospectus Triple Play: Arizona Diamondbacks, Detroit Tigers, Kansas City RoyalsCaleb Peiffer2005-02-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 30-September 15Christina Kahrl2004-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 21-24Christina Kahrl2004-06-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 27-June 2, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-06-04
Prospectus Triple Play: Arizona Diamondbacks, Kansas City Royals, Philadelphia PhilliesBaseball Prospectus2004-03-25
Prospectus Triple Play: Arizona Diamondbacks, Kansas City Royals, Philadelphia PhilliesBaseball Prospectus2003-09-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Survival of the Fittest, StartersJoe Sheehan2003-09-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 7-20Christina Kahrl2003-07-25
Prospectus Triple Play: Arizona Diamondbacks, Kansas City Royals, Philadelphia PhilliesBaseball Prospectus2003-07-10
Prospectus Triple Play: Arizona Diamondbacks, Kansas City Royals, Philadelphia PhilliesBaseball Prospectus2003-05-01
Box Lunch: The Week in Box Scores, April 14-20Keith Scherer2003-04-22
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: AL Central PreviewJoe Sheehan2003-03-26
2001 Internet Baseball Awards Results: Your Choices for the League's Top HonorsGreg Spira2001-11-09


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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Although he has not thrown an MLB pitch in 2014, Chris George threw 12 pitches that were tracked by the PITCHf/x system in 2008, all of them occuring in Spring Training. In 2008, he relied primarily on his Sinker (89mph), also mixing in a Fourseam Fastball (92mph), Curve (76mph) and Slider (84mph).