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Chris George PRoyals

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
4 237.3 14 20 0 99 6.48 1.1
Birth Date9-16-1979
Height6' 2"
Weight200 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
2001 KCA MLB 13 13 74.0 83 18 32 14 .261 105 10.1 2.2 1.7 3.9 41% .277 .269 1.36 5.42 5.59 113 5.57 0.2
2002 KCA MLB 6 6 27.3 37 8 13 2 .256 107 12.2 2.6 0.7 4.3 45% .350 .286 1.65 4.05 5.60 104 5.72 -0.0
2003 KCA MLB 18 18 93.7 120 44 39 22 .266 104 11.5 4.2 2.1 3.7 49% .294 .308 1.75 6.82 7.11 123 6.34 -0.7
2004 KCA MLB 10 7 42.3 60 25 15 1 .263 101 12.8 5.3 0.2 3.2 37% .355 .289 2.01 4.53 7.23 121 7.13 -0.6
CareerMLB4744237.3300959939.26310411.43.61.53.844%.308.2911.665.666.481186.20-1.2

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 GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1999 WIL A+ 27 27 145.0 142 53 142 8 .000 8.8 3.3 0.5 8.8 0% .000 .000 1.34 3.41 3.60
2000 WIC AA 18 18 97.3 92 51 80 5 .000 8.5 4.7 0.5 7.4 0% .000 .000 1.47 4.01 3.14
2000 OMA AAA 8 8 44.7 47 20 27 8 .000 9.5 4.0 1.6 5.4 0% .000 .000 1.50 6.04 4.83
2001 KCA MLB 13 13 74.0 83 18 32 14 .261 105 10.1 2.2 1.7 3.9 41% .277 .269 1.36 5.42 5.59
2001 OMA AAA 20 20 117.3 103 51 84 14 .000 7.9 3.9 1.1 6.4 0% .000 .000 1.31 4.97 3.53
2002 KCA MLB 6 6 27.3 37 8 13 2 .256 107 12.2 2.6 0.7 4.3 45% .350 .286 1.65 4.05 5.60
2002 OMA AAA 22 21 127.3 145 65 94 15 .000 10.3 4.6 1.1 6.6 0% .323 .000 1.65 5.10 5.87
2003 KCA MLB 18 18 93.7 120 44 39 22 .266 104 11.5 4.2 2.1 3.7 49% .294 .308 1.75 6.82 7.11
2003 OMA AAA 10 10 54.3 71 22 28 8 .000 11.8 3.6 1.3 4.6 0% .328 .000 1.71 5.45 7.29
2004 KCA MLB 10 7 42.3 60 25 15 1 .263 101 12.8 5.3 0.2 3.2 37% .355 .289 2.01 4.53 7.23
2004 OMA AAA 20 19 105.3 97 40 74 7 .000 8.3 3.4 0.6 6.3 0% .287 .000 1.30 4.16 3.42
2005 OMA AAA 32 20 147.0 175 51 103 27 .283 69 10.7 3.1 1.7 6.3 46% .313 .298 1.54 5.67 5.63
2006 ABQ AAA 22 19 107.1 132 52 81 6 .260 118 11.1 4.4 0.5 6.8 54% .363 .271 1.72 4.21 5.63
2007 ABQ AAA 26 26 139.3 157 68 95 21 .259 121 10.1 4.4 1.4 6.1 54% .306 .271 1.62 5.68 5.56
2007 GSV Wnt 20 0 31.7 19 11 32 1 .000 5.4 3.1 0.3 9.1 0% .225 .000 0.95 2.23 1.14
2007 GSV Wnt 1 0 0.0 3 1 0 0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0% .750 .000 0.00 0.00 0.00
2008 CSP AAA 27 0 33.3 39 18 23 1 .263 125 10.5 4.9 0.3 6.2 40% .339 .237 1.71 4.12 5.14
2008 SYR AAA 22 2 34.3 45 15 37 4 .265 89 11.8 3.9 1.0 9.7 51% .394 .311 1.75 4.17 6.56
2009 NOR AAA 5 5 29.0 27 3 19 2 .253 108 8.4 0.9 0.6 5.9 39% .287 .204 1.03 3.15 1.86
2009 PAW AAA 12 0 20.7 21 6 10 2 .247 106 9.1 2.6 0.9 4.3 46% .275 .264 1.30 4.46 4.78
2009 MCD mex 6 5 21.3 24 6 17 5 .000 10.1 2.5 2.1 7.2 0% .292 .000 1.41 5.79 6.34
2010 NOR AAA 26 20 124.3 129 36 101 16 .257 96 9.3 2.6 1.2 7.3 45% .300 .263 1.33 4.26 4.20
2011 NOR AAA 27 19 130.7 144 56 73 13 .254 93 9.9 3.9 0.9 5.0 44% .312 .266 1.53 4.77 4.27
2012 NOR AAA 4 1 8.0 13 5 5 2 .250 90 14.6 5.6 2.2 5.6 45% .379 .362 2.25 7.03 11.25

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  —  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
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 accessSkewed Left: Dallas Keuchel Defies his DestinyZachary Levine2014-05-22
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 2015, 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).