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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
16 2932 .237 .335 .357 .243 6.6
Birth Date8-26-1964
Height6' 2"
Weight190 lbs
BatsB
ThrowsR
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
1988 TEX 23 16 58 51 3 14 2 1 1 21 7 13 0 0 0 5 0 0 .275 .362 .412 .286 2.7 -2.1 0.1
1989 TEX 24 87 192 158 16 24 3 0 5 42 27 40 0 1 6 9 0 1 .152 .274 .266 .205 -2.6 2.7 0.0
1990 TEX 25 22 32 22 2 1 1 0 0 2 8 9 0 1 1 2 0 0 .045 .290 .091 .197 -0.4 0.1 -0.0
1991 TEX 26 3 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .012 -0.7 -0.0 -0.1
1992 DET 27 67 215 190 22 48 9 0 2 63 20 38 0 2 3 16 0 1 .253 .321 .332 .235 3.7 2.4 0.7
1993 DET 28 119 431 374 59 107 23 3 15 181 49 92 3 3 2 51 2 1 .286 .371 .484 .296 34.9 2.1 3.7
1994 DET 29 65 204 170 17 38 8 0 1 49 28 36 0 4 2 19 0 1 .224 .327 .288 .221 0.7 -5.3 -0.5
1995 SEA 30 26 83 75 12 17 5 0 1 25 5 22 2 0 1 8 0 0 .227 .293 .333 .225 0.7 -2.2 -0.1
1996 CHA 31 46 132 114 14 25 8 0 3 42 13 29 2 1 2 18 0 0 .219 .308 .368 .231 0.9 1.1 0.2
1997 ANA 32 70 240 218 19 51 7 1 4 72 21 57 0 0 1 18 0 2 .234 .301 .330 .216 0.2 7.2 0.7
1997 CHA 32 19 45 37 6 8 2 1 1 15 8 9 0 0 0 3 0 1 .216 .356 .405 .264 2.2 0.3 0.2
1998 ANA 33 3 8 7 1 1 1 0 0 2 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .250 .286 .197 -0.1 1.2 0.1
1998 CHA 33 93 286 245 26 62 9 1 2 79 32 45 3 1 5 33 1 0 .253 .345 .322 .229 0.7 -2.2 -0.2
1999 KCA 34 107 368 324 31 73 15 0 5 103 34 65 6 2 2 35 0 0 .225 .309 .318 .212 -3.7 -13.9 -1.7
2000 LAN 35 80 271 212 32 56 13 0 6 87 54 48 2 1 2 28 1 0 .264 .416 .410 .285 18.5 0.7 1.8
2001 LAN 36 73 234 191 21 41 11 1 6 72 41 52 1 1 0 17 0 0 .215 .355 .377 .259 8.8 3.7 1.2
2002 LAN 37 41 108 95 8 25 5 0 2 36 10 31 1 2 0 12 1 0 .263 .333 .379 .262 3.6 1.5 0.5
2003 TEX 38 7 21 18 0 2 1 0 0 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .238 .167 .164 -1.4 -0.7 -0.2
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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
1985 BUR A 69 246 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .322 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 SLM A+ 125 465 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .261 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 PCH A+ 85 316 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .215 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 TEX MLB 16 58 .286 .249 .318 .376 .000 .351 101 1.4 1.5 0.9 -2.1 -1.2 2.7 0.1 2.7 0.1
1988 TUL AA 108 422 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .316 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1989 TEX MLB 87 192 .205 .263 .326 .393 .000 .167 102 -10.1 5.0 3 2.7 -0.5 -2.6 0.0 -2.6 0.0
1989 OKL AAA 26 102 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .286 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 TEX MLB 22 32 .197 .261 .331 .394 .000 .071 102 -2 0.9 0.5 0.1 0.3 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0
1990 OKL AAA 92 347 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .282 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 TEX MLB 3 4 .012 .252 .312 .369 .000 .000 100 -1 0.1 0 -0.0 0.1 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
1991 TUL AA 42 158 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .272 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 OKL AAA 24 89 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .340 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1992 DET MLB 67 215 .235 .259 .329 .383 .000 .303 103 -5.2 5.6 3.2 2.4 0.1 3.7 0.7 3.7 0.7
1993 DET MLB 119 431 .296 .265 .334 .406 .000 .341 103 16.7 12.4 7.2 2.1 -1.4 34.9 3.7 34.9 3.7
1994 DET MLB 65 204 .221 .271 .342 .432 .000 .270 103 -9 6.2 3.7 -5.3 -0.2 0.7 -0.5 0.7 -0.5
1995 SEA MLB 26 83 .225 .270 .337 .427 .000 .308 102 -3.2 2.5 1.4 -2.2 0.0 0.7 -0.1 0.7 -0.1
1995 TAC AAA 15 56 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .361 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
1996 CHA MLB 46 132 .231 .275 .356 .441 .000 .265 98 -4.4 4.1 2.2 1.1 -0.9 0.9 0.2 0.9 0.2
1997 ANA MLB 70 240 .216 .271 .338 .427 .000 .299 97 -11.7 6.6 4.2 7.2 1.1 0.2 0.7 0.2 0.7
1997 CHA MLB 19 45 .264 .268 .347 .420 .000 .259 97 0.2 1.2 0.6 0.3 0.1 2.2 0.2 2.2 0.2
1998 ANA MLB 3 8 .197 .289 .347 .508 .000 .333 91 -0.6 0.2 0.1 1.2 0.1 -0.1 0.1 -0.1 0.1
1998 CHA MLB 93 286 .229 .270 .336 .428 .000 .302 100 -9.7 7.8 5.1 -2.2 -2.4 0.7 -0.2 0.7 -0.2
1999 KCA MLB 107 368 .212 .272 .346 .436 .000 .266 101 -20.8 10.3 6.7 -13.9 0.1 -3.7 -1.7 -3.7 -1.7
2000 LAN MLB 80 271 .285 .271 .343 .442 .000 .314 96 7.9 7.5 5.1 0.7 -2.0 18.5 1.8 18.5 1.8
2001 LAN MLB 73 234 .259 .259 .326 .426 .000 .261 94 -0.3 6.3 4.1 3.7 -1.3 8.8 1.2 8.8 1.2
2002 LAN MLB 41 108 .262 .267 .337 .420 .000 .359 96 0.3 2.7 1.8 1.5 -1.1 3.6 0.5 3.6 0.5
2003 TEX MLB 7 21 .164 .272 .323 .427 .000 .125 111 -2.2 0.6 0.4 -0.7 -0.1 -1.4 -0.2 -1.4 -0.2

Statistics For All Levels

Minor league stats are currently shownClick to hide.
Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
1985 BUR A 246 25 53 9 0 4 26 38 48 3 2 .266 .379 .372 .106 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1986 SLM A+ 465 55 85 21 2 6 49 67 82 5 5 .220 .336 .331 .111 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1987 PCH A+ 316 36 61 18 1 9 40 31 32 1 1 .217 .295 .384 .167 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 TUL AA 422 46 95 24 6 3 51 55 66 2 2 .265 .365 .391 .126 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1988 TEX MLB 58 3 14 2 1 1 5 7 13 0 0 .275 .362 .412 .137 .286 2.7 -2.1 0.1
1989 TEX MLB 192 16 24 3 0 5 9 27 40 0 1 .152 .274 .266 .114 .205 -2.6 2.7 0.0
1989 OKL AAA 102 10 22 3 0 0 6 13 11 1 1 .253 .347 .287 .034 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 OKL AAA 347 41 65 17 1 7 35 52 80 0 3 .223 .343 .361 .137 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1990 TEX MLB 32 2 1 1 0 0 2 8 9 0 0 .045 .290 .091 .045 .197 -0.4 0.1 -0.0
1991 OKL AAA 89 14 19 6 0 1 12 18 16 2 0 .271 .420 .400 .129 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 TUL AA 158 23 30 5 1 2 10 29 23 1 0 .234 .380 .336 .102 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1991 TEX MLB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .012 -0.7 -0.0 -0.1
1992 DET MLB 215 22 48 9 0 2 16 20 38 0 1 .253 .321 .332 .079 .235 3.7 2.4 0.7
1993 DET MLB 431 59 107 23 3 15 51 49 92 2 1 .286 .371 .484 .198 .296 34.9 2.1 3.7
1994 DET MLB 204 17 38 8 0 1 19 28 36 0 1 .224 .327 .288 .065 .221 0.7 -5.3 -0.5
1995 TAC AAA 56 6 14 5 0 1 11 8 11 0 0 .292 .393 .458 .167 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
1995 SEA MLB 83 12 17 5 0 1 8 5 22 0 0 .227 .293 .333 .107 .225 0.7 -2.2 -0.1
1996 CHA MLB 132 14 25 8 0 3 18 13 29 0 0 .219 .308 .368 .149 .231 0.9 1.1 0.2
1997 ANA MLB 240 19 51 7 1 4 18 21 57 0 2 .234 .301 .330 .096 .216 0.2 7.2 0.7
1997 CHA MLB 45 6 8 2 1 1 3 8 9 0 1 .216 .356 .405 .189 .264 2.2 0.3 0.2
1998 ANA MLB 8 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .143 .250 .286 .143 .197 -0.1 1.2 0.1
1998 CHA MLB 286 26 62 9 1 2 33 32 45 1 0 .253 .345 .322 .069 .229 0.7 -2.2 -0.2
1999 KCA MLB 368 31 73 15 0 5 35 34 65 0 0 .225 .309 .318 .093 .212 -3.7 -13.9 -1.7
2000 LAN MLB 271 32 56 13 0 6 28 54 48 1 0 .264 .416 .410 .146 .285 18.5 0.7 1.8
2001 LAN MLB 234 21 41 11 1 6 17 41 52 0 0 .215 .355 .377 .162 .259 8.8 3.7 1.2
2002 LAN MLB 108 8 25 5 0 2 12 10 31 1 0 .263 .333 .379 .116 .262 3.6 1.5 0.5
2003 TEX MLB 21 0 2 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 .111 .238 .167 .056 .164 -1.4 -0.7 -0.2

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

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
2002-06-25 2002-07-12 15-DL 17 14 Left Lower Leg Contusion -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2003 TEX $750,000
2002 LAN $1,100,000
2001 LAN $900,000
2000 LAN $500,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
4 yrPrevious$3,250,000
4 yrTotal$3,250,000

 

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BP Articles

Chad Kreuter is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Getting PersonalR.J. Anderson2015-03-25
This article requires BP Premium accessPerfect Game Presents: Before They Were Pros: NL WestPatrick Ebert2014-01-23
This article requires BP Premium accessPerfect Game Presents: Before They Were Pros: NL WestGeorge Bissell2014-01-23
This article requires BP Premium accessPerfect Game Presents: Before They Were Pros: NL WestTodd Gold2014-01-23
This article requires BP Premium accessBaseball Therapy: Will You Be My Mentor?Russell A. Carleton2009-12-20
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: The Weekend That WasBryan Smith2008-04-14
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: College Weekend PreviewBryan Smith2008-04-10
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: NCAA Weekend ReviewBryan Smith2008-03-24
Wait 'Til Next Year: Other Programs to FollowBryan Smith2008-02-19
This article requires BP Premium accessWait 'Til Next Year: The College All-Talent TeamBryan Smith2008-01-22
Wait 'Til Next Year: Cape Cod League HittersBryan Smith2007-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 22-24, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-07-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League, March 30-April 4Christina Kahrl2006-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 23-30Christina Kahrl2005-06-30
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: ExceptionsJim Baker2004-12-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 1-7, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-05-09
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 24-30, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-05-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 25-April 6, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-04-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Desert DoodlesJoe Sheehan2003-03-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Transaction Analysis, The WestsChristina Kahrl2003-02-05
Transaction Analysis: June 25-July 14, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-07-19
Field General or Backstop?: Evaluating the catcher's influence on pitcher performanceKeith Woolner2000-01-10


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Advanced Catching Metrics

Year Lg Framing Chances CSAA Framing Runs Blocking Chances EPAA Blocking Runs SB Attempts SRAA TRAA Throwing Runs FRAA Adj. FRAA
1988 mlb 1010 -.010 -1.4 613 .001 -0.3 17 .009 .009 -0.1 -1.7 0.0
1989 mlb 4432 .008 5.0 2500 .004 -2.8 66 .022 .005 -0.9 1.3 0.0
1990 mlb 666 .002 0.2 322 -.000 0.0 8 -.004 .002 0.0 0.2 0.0
1991 mlb 49 -.002 -0.0 23 .000 -0.0 0 .000 .000 0.0 -0.0 0.0
1992 mlb 4323 .002 1.5 2252 .000 -0.3 40 -.075 -.002 1.8 3.0 0.0
1993 mlb 7733 -.002 -2.4 4420 .001 -1.0 85 -.065 -.002 3.7 0.2 0.0
1994 mlb 4133 -.005 -3.3 2387 .001 -0.9 37 -.016 -.004 0.5 -3.7 0.0
1995 mlb 1784 -.008 -2.4 1148 .001 -0.2 15 -.013 .004 0.1 -2.5 0.0
1996 mlb 1922 .002 0.6 1166 -.000 0.0 29 -.011 .005 0.2 0.8 0.0
1997 mlb 5664 .007 6.7 3208 .000 -0.2 59 -.050 .003 1.8 8.3 0.0
1998 mlb 5850 -.002 -1.7 3195 .000 -0.1 66 .006 .001 -0.2 -2.1 0.0
1999 mlb 7030 -.012 -14.0 4024 .001 -0.8 92 -.036 .004 2.3 -12.5 0.0
2000 mlb 5118 .002 1.5 2866 .001 -0.7 36 -.045 .005 1.1 1.9 0.0
2001 mlb 4568 .002 1.4 2528 -.000 0.4 32 -.037 -.002 0.8 2.6 0.0
2002 mlb 2036 .003 0.9 1150 -.000 0.0 24 -.019 .003 0.3 1.1 0.0
2003 mlb 515 -.007 -0.6 332 .000 -0.0 5 .012 -.001 -0.0 -0.6 0.0

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