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Portrait of Chip Ambres

Chip Ambres CFPadres

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
3 218 .233 .321 .344 .249 -0
Birth Date12-19-1979
Height6' 1"
Weight190 lbs
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WARP Summary

Standard

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
2005 KCA 25 53 167 145 25 35 8 0 4 55 16 32 2 1 3 9 3 2 .241 .323 .379 .249 -0.2 -0.7 -0.1
2007 NYN 27 3 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .229 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2008 SDN 28 24 48 41 3 8 1 0 0 9 7 15 0 0 0 0 1 0 .195 .312 .220 .249 0.4 0.2 0.1
Career8021818928449046523482131042.233.321.344.2490.2-0.5-0.0

Advanced

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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
1999 UTI A- 0 127 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .307 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 KNC A 0 375 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .278 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 KNC A 96 449 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .321 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 JUP A+ 123 578 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .275 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 CAR AA 127 457 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .304 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 CAR AA 137 546 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .279 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 KCA MLB 53 167 .249 .255 .313 .399 .251 .282 103 -1.9 4.8 -0.4 -0.7 0.1 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1
2005 PAW AAA 84 332 .299 .269 .339 .433 .254 .351 103 14.2 9.7 -0.8 -6.7 1.6 26.2 1.8 26.2 1.8
2006 OMA AAA 56 213 .226 .267 .332 .410 .260 .241 99 -7.7 6.0 -1.1 2.7 -1.4 -5.5 -0.3 -5.5 -0.3
2007 NYN MLB 3 3 .229 .264 .313 .406 .243 .500 99 -0.1 0.1 0 -0.0 0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2007 NWO AAA 120 504 .295 .275 .343 .430 .261 .321 97 20.6 15.9 -3.6 5.8 3.5 33.4 3.8 33.4 3.8
2008 SDN MLB 24 48 .249 .257 .330 .404 .261 .308 90 -0.6 1.4 -0.2 0.2 -0.1 0.4 0.1 0.4 0.1
2008 POR AAA 112 476 .304 .277 .349 .446 .259 .309 105 23.6 14.6 -3 1.1 4.8 34.6 3.5 34.6 3.5
2009 BUF AAA 80 307 .257 .266 .330 .399 .250 .284 107 -1 9.0 -2.2 -0.1 0.4 7.2 0.7 7.2 0.7
2009 PAW AAA 52 209 .245 .259 .324 .390 .244 .312 104 -3.4 6.1 -1.7 6.2 0.6 1.4 0.7 1.4 0.7

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
1999 UTI A- 127 24 28 3 6 5 15 21 25 11 4 .267 .394 .552 .286 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 KNC A 375 46 74 16 3 7 28 52 72 26 8 .231 .344 .366 .134 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 KNC A 449 79 100 26 8 5 41 53 81 19 15 .265 .368 .416 .151 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 JUP A+ 578 88 120 25 7 9 37 57 98 23 8 .236 .322 .365 .130 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 CAR AA 457 75 98 23 8 10 55 72 81 9 6 .258 .379 .439 .182 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 CAR AA 546 81 109 28 3 20 62 76 117 26 9 .241 .355 .449 .208 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 PAW AAA 332 47 82 20 3 10 50 47 64 19 5 .294 .403 .495 .201 .299 26.2 -6.7 1.8
2005 KCA MLB 167 25 35 8 0 4 9 16 32 3 2 .241 .323 .379 .138 .249 -0.2 -0.7 -0.1
2006 OMA AAA 213 19 38 8 1 3 15 22 41 2 4 .203 .284 .305 .102 .226 -5.5 2.7 -0.3
2007 NYN MLB 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .000 .229 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0
2007 NWO AAA 504 80 117 23 0 21 71 71 107 7 0 .274 .381 .475 .201 .295 33.4 5.8 3.8
2008 POR AAA 476 82 115 27 7 22 77 56 89 8 3 .279 .371 .539 .260 .304 34.6 1.1 3.5
2008 SDN MLB 48 3 8 1 0 0 0 7 15 1 0 .195 .312 .220 .024 .249 0.4 0.2 0.1
2009 BUF AAA 307 36 73 18 0 9 40 24 45 1 2 .262 .322 .423 .161 .257 7.2 -0.1 0.7
2009 PAW AAA 209 18 48 9 1 3 18 21 38 2 4 .259 .338 .368 .108 .245 1.4 6.2 0.7

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
2008 192 0.4844 0.4427 0.6471 0.6237 0.2727 0.7759 0.3704 0.3529
Career1920.48440.44270.64710.62370.27270.77590.37040.3529

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2006 BOS $330,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$330,000
1 yrTotal$330,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 138 d

Details
  • signed as a free agent from SD 08-09 (minor-league contract)
  • FA 10/14/08 after sent outright to Triple-A
  • contract purchased 9/2/08 sent outright to Triple-A 8/1/08 designated for assignment 7/29/08 contract purchased 7/8/08 signed as a free agent from NYM 11/20/07 (minor-league contract)
  • granted FA 10/07 sent outright to Triple-A 7/28/07
  • designated for assignment 7/24/07
  • contract purchased 7/17/07
  • signed as a free agent from KC 12/06, 1 year/$0.41M (07) (minor-league contract, $72K)
  • sent outright to Triple-A 4/06 designated for assignment 3/06 re-signed 2/06, 1 year/$0.33M (06) (split contract $103,610 min)
  • contract purchased, acquired in trade from BOS 7/05 sent to minor-league camp 3/05 signed as a free agent from FL 1/05 (minor-league contract) sent outright to Double-A 9/04 designated for assignment 9/04 optioned to Triple-A 3/04 re-signed 2/04 optioned Double-A 3/03 contract purchased 11/01

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Future Shock Blog: Draft Day Dream CrushingKevin Goldstein2012-06-04
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Outside Help, AL EastJay Jaffe2009-03-29
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: AL RoundupChristina Kahrl2009-02-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Hit and Run: Outside Help, NL WestJay Jaffe2009-02-18
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: American League NRIs of NoteJoe Sheehan2009-02-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-11-10
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Monday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-09-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-09-06
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: NL RoundupChristina Kahrl2008-08-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: PudgedChristina Kahrl2008-07-31
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Preview: Wednesday's Games to WatchCaleb Peiffer2008-07-09
Spring Training Preview: NL WestJoe Sheehan2008-02-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Scanning Shields, and Nailing Down RocksChristina Kahrl2008-01-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Weekend Wheeling and DealingChristina Kahrl2007-07-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Swaps and MovesChristina Kahrl2007-07-28
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Invitations to the DanceJoe Sheehan2007-02-21
Transaction Analysis: NL East CatchupChristina Kahrl2007-01-31
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 28-May 1Christina Kahrl2006-05-02
Prospectus Hit List: Week of April 30Jay Jaffe2006-05-02
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 21-25Christina Kahrl2006-04-26
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: American League, March 30-April 4Christina Kahrl2006-04-06
Prospectus Notebook: Royals, YankeesBaseball Prospectus2006-04-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 29-30Christina Kahrl2006-03-31
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: AL Central PreviewJoe Sheehan2006-03-30
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 27-28Christina Kahrl2006-03-29
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessFantasy Focus: AL Spring Job BattlesPeter Schoenke2006-03-24
This article requires BP Fantasy or Premium accessLABR of Love, v2006: How Team BP Fared at the AL LABR DraftJonah Keri2006-03-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Long NightJoe Sheehan2006-03-03
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: February 12-19Christina Kahrl2006-02-20
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: American League, December 15, 2005-February 13, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-02-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 29-October 7Christina Kahrl2005-10-09
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: Fake FridayJoe Sheehan2005-09-12
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Game of the Week: Kansas City Royals @ Oakland A's, 8/21/05Jonah Keri2005-08-24
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Matchups: They're Going the DistanceJim Baker2005-08-19
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 14-19, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-07-21
Prospectus Notebook: Friday EditionBaseball Prospectus2005-07-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: The Wests, etc.Christina Kahrl2005-03-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Offseason - The EastsChristina Kahrl2005-02-14
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: August 30-September 15Christina Kahrl2004-09-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 10-15, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-03-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 11-16, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-03-18
Prospectus Feature: The Arizona Fall LeagueJonah Keri2002-11-07
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: March 14-18, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-03-21


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