Chris Chambers
Free Agent
Chris Chambers
Birthdate:
Aug. 30, 1952 (35 y, 1 m, 18 d)
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'11"/179
Entry:
1971 Draft - Round: 3, Overall: 31, Team: Penrith Panthers
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
7 years, 55 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 7 years, 55 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 16 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Low
Greed Normal
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 5 4 5 7
vs R 5 5 4 5 7
vs L 5 6 5 5 7
Potential 5 5 4 6 7
Fielding C IF OF
Range 5 8
Error 5 7
Arm 1 5 7
Turn DP 5
C Ability 1
Position
First 7
Second 3
Third 1
Shortstop 2
Left Field 8
Center Field 7
Right Field 9
Run/Bunt
Speed 8
Stealing 8
Running 5
Sac Bunt 3
Bunt for Hit 5
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 2 1
vs R 1 2 1
vs L 1 2 1
Potential 1 2 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 46%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1987-10-11
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
1987-07-17
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1987-04-25
Stealing decreased from 8 to 7
1987-04-07
LF defense decreased from 9 to 8
1987-03-08
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
1986-11-16
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1986-10-19
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1986-10-05
2B defense decreased from 4 to 3
LF defense increased from 8 to 9
1986-08-28
Position changed from RF to 1B
1986-07-17
Weight decreased from 181 to 180
1986-04-14
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
1986-03-25
Speed decreased from 9 to 8
1986-03-18
Weight decreased from 182 to 181
1986-03-13
Weight increased from 181 to 182
1985-11-17
Weight increased from 180 to 181
1985-10-27
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1985-08-16
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
1985-07-17
Stealing decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1985-03-31
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 8 to 7
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
1985-03-21
Weight decreased from 179 to 178
1984-10-14
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1984-09-16
1B defense increased from 6 to 7
1984-07-17
Stealing decreased from 8 to 7
Weight decreased from 179 to 178
1984-04-02
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 8 to 7
1984-03-28
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1984-03-24
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1984-01-08
Weight decreased from 179 to 178
1984-01-01
Gap Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1983-07-29
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1983-04-09
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 2
Movement decreased from 4 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 4 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 4 to 2
1983-04-05
Avoid Ks decreased from 8 to 7
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 8 to 7
1983-03-30
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1983-03-22
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1982-12-19
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1982-11-28
Weight increased from 179 to 180
1982-09-07
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
1982-08-04
Weight decreased from 180 to 179
1982-04-01
Infield Range decreased from 6 to 5
Outfield Range decreased from 9 to 8
SS defense decreased from 3 to 2
CF defense decreased from 8 to 7
Weight increased from 178 to 180
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1982-01-03
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Speed decreased from 10 to 9
3B defense increased from 0 to 1
Position changed from CF to RF
1981-10-04
Contact vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
Bunt for Hit increased from 4 to 5
Stealing decreased from 8 to 7
SS defense increased from 2 to 3
RF defense increased from 8 to 9
1981-01-18
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 7 to 8
Bunt for Hit decreased from 5 to 4
LF defense decreased from 9 to 8
Position changed from LF to CF
Weight increased from 175 to 178
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1980-03-16
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 8 to 7
LF defense increased from 8 to 9
Position changed from CF to LF
Weight increased from 174 to 175
1979-11-04
Contact vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Gap decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 7 to 8
Weight decreased from 175 to 174
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1979-02-11
Weight decreased from 177 to 175
1978-10-08
Contact vs L increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 7 to 8
SS defense decreased from 3 to 2
LF defense increased from 5 to 8
RF defense increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 174 to 177
1977-09-06
Outfield Range increased from 8 to 9
1977-04-05
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Stealing increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 173 to 174
1977-01-02
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 7 to 8
CF defense increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 172 to 173
1976-09-07
Weight increased from 171 to 172
1976-04-02
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 7
Baserunning increased from 4 to 5
1B defense increased from 5 to 6
2B defense increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 172 to 171
1976-01-04
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 7
2B defense increased from 1 to 3
SS defense increased from 1 to 3
LF defense increased from 4 to 5
RF defense increased from 4 to 7
Weight increased from 170 to 172
1975-09-03
Speed increased from 9 to 10
Weight increased from 168 to 170

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
EAS - SBC
1986 33 126 537 501 135 28 2 16 69 64 31 90 19 6 0.270 0.310 0.739 0.2990 0.321 99 1.53
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1985 32 96 161 149 39 10 1 4 19 23 11 30 1 4 0.262 0.311 0.733 0.3017 0.317 96 0.74
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1984 31 87 115 104 20 2 0 3 11 9 10 20 0 0 0.192 0.263 0.561 0.2099 0.245 49 -0.26
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 30 81 180 162 36 3 0 4 15 20 15 32 3 2 0.222 0.285 0.600 0.2500 0.271 67 -0.38
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 29 98 231 210 51 8 0 7 25 29 19 37 6 5 0.243 0.307 0.688 0.2635 0.307 88 1.03
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 28 105 184 161 45 6 1 7 22 24 22 22 4 4 0.280 0.370 0.829 0.2879 0.366 126 1.58
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 27 113 265 246 61 14 1 3 21 29 18 39 3 6 0.248 0.298 0.648 0.2829 0.286 71 0.05
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1979 26 57 198 175 51 12 1 3 21 17 22 32 1 1 0.291 0.369 0.792 0.3404 0.352 122 1.38
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1977 24 42 106 99 28 2 0 2 14 9 4 14 2 2 0.283 0.305 0.668 0.3059 0.294 79 0.26
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1974 21 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -123 -0.08
Total - SBC
SBC
806 1981 1811 466 85 6 49 217 224 152 318 39 30 0.257 0.314 0.706 0.2866 0.311 91 5.85

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1979 26 25 112 99 35 4 1 3 17 19 13 17 3 3 0.354 0.429 0.934 0.4051 0.411 142 0.89
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 25 83 381 342 96 18 3 16 56 55 33 50 8 6 0.281 0.347 0.838 0.2867 0.361 109 2.74
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1977 24 42 182 165 53 9 2 6 20 38 13 29 3 4 0.321 0.372 0.881 0.3588 0.388 124 1.54
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1976 23 88 400 359 103 10 4 12 58 63 37 59 10 4 0.287 0.353 0.790 0.3127 0.354 98 1.74
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1975 22 86 387 343 97 15 1 8 50 46 40 59 6 12 0.283 0.357 0.759 0.3190 0.344 94 0.31
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1974 21 88 378 342 111 19 2 10 50 50 33 57 16 9 0.325 0.381 0.861 0.3633 0.377 129 1.92
WER - YL
1973 20 83 315 276 94 9 6 13 55 46 34 68 9 9 0.341 0.410 0.968 0.4070 0.424 148 2.03
WER - YL
1972 19 85 340 309 100 13 1 10 51 48 18 67 15 8 0.324 0.363 0.832 0.3797 0.372 117 1.89
WER - YL
1971 18 88 313 279 69 7 4 3 35 30 30 78 11 7 0.247 0.324 0.657 0.3317 0.296 68 -0.91
None - None
None - None
1971 18 23 118 105 49 12 6 4 34 38 9 6 19 5 0.467 0.504 1.314 0.4639 0.557 265 2.29
Total - ??
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23 118 105 49 12 6 4 34 38 9 6 19 5 0.467 0.504 1.314 0.4639 0.557 265 2.29
Total - AAA
AAA
412 1840 1650 495 75 13 55 251 271 169 271 46 38 0.300 0.365 0.826 0.3291 0.365 111 9.14
Total - AA
AA
256 968 864 263 29 11 26 141 124 82 213 35 24 0.304 0.366 0.819 0.3732 0.365 111 3.02

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
EAS - SBC
1986 1B 126 1073.1 1046 46 8 0.993 9.157 1.043 3.34
EAS - SBC
1986 2B 3 3.0 1 0 0 1.000 3.000 0.020 -0.45
EAS - SBC
1986 3B 5 6.0 0 1 0 1.000 1.500 1.026 0.02
EAS - SBC
1986 SS 1 5.0 2 2 0 1.000 7.200 1.022 0.04
EAS - SBC
1986 LF 1 6.2 1 0 0 1.000 1.350 1.004 0.04
EAS - SBC
1986 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1985 1B 2 5.0 8 0 0 1.000 14.400 1.071 0.07
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1985 SS 14 69.0 14 20 0 1.000 4.435 1.028 0.24
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1985 LF 23 32.2 9 0 0 1.000 2.480 1.156 0.50
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1985 CF 19 70.1 30 1 2 0.939 3.967 0.962 -1.04
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1985 RF 30 201.0 58 2 0 1.000 2.687 1.122 4.29
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1984 1B 2 2.0 5 0 0 1.000 22.500 1.077 0.04
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1984 2B 3 6.0 4 0 0 1.000 6.000 0.000 -0.22
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1984 3B 2 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1984 SS 11 20.0 2 5 0 1.000 3.150 0.824 -0.33
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1984 CF 14 94.2 37 1 0 1.000 3.613 0.993 0.18
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1984 RF 27 76.1 15 0 0 1.000 1.769 1.004 0.48
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 1B 12 17.1 19 0 1 0.950 9.865 0.724 -0.51
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 2B 3 12.2 5 7 0 1.000 8.526 1.021 0.30
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 SS 10 20.1 3 7 1 0.909 4.426 0.748 -1.45
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 LF 3 4.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 CF 22 149.2 52 2 0 1.000 3.247 0.993 -1.58
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1983 RF 23 180.2 42 4 1 0.979 2.292 1.050 0.09
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 1B 3 18.0 18 2 0 1.000 10.000 1.092 0.17
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 2B 13 15.2 4 4 0 1.000 4.596 0.994 -0.01
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 3B 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 SS 2 5.0 1 2 0 1.000 5.400 1.019 0.01
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 LF 14 31.1 9 0 0 1.000 2.585 1.023 0.16
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 CF 33 206.1 64 2 1 0.985 2.879 1.046 2.20
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1982 RF 21 166.2 38 2 0 1.000 2.160 1.085 2.23
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 1B 4 5.2 3 0 0 1.000 4.765 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 2B 25 50.2 13 14 0 1.000 4.796 0.926 -0.52
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 3B 6 12.1 1 2 0 1.000 2.189 1.030 0.03
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 LF 24 37.0 7 0 0 1.000 1.703 1.022 0.11
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 CF 3 4.0 1 0 0 1.000 2.250 1.017 0.01
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1981 RF 33 272.0 63 2 1 0.985 2.151 1.125 5.32
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 1B 19 119.0 108 9 1 0.992 8.849 1.069 1.11
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 2B 36 196.1 41 65 1 0.991 4.859 0.974 -0.85
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 SS 2 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 LF 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 CF 27 198.1 52 4 0 1.000 2.541 1.026 0.97
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1980 RF 11 15.0 4 0 0 1.000 2.400 1.032 0.10
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1979 LF 15 93.2 25 1 1 0.963 2.498 1.089 1.43
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1979 CF 37 319.2 91 2 0 1.000 2.618 0.985 -1.13
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1977 1B 4 6.2 2 1 0 1.000 4.050 1.100 0.13
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1977 2B 1 8.0 0 2 0 1.000 2.250 0.996 -0.00
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1977 LF 9 41.0 9 1 1 0.909 2.195 0.850 -1.44
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1977 CF 12 91.0 30 1 0 1.000 3.066 1.122 2.63
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1977 RF 11 77.0 10 1 0 1.000 1.286 1.056 0.47
Penrith - SBC
PEN - SBC
1974 1B 1 9.0 9 0 0 1.000 9.000 1.077 0.14
Total 1B 173 1256.0 1218 58 10 4.49
Total 2B 84 292.1 68 92 1 -1.75
Total 3B 14 23.1 1 3 0 0.06
Total SS 40 122.1 22 36 1 -1.49
Total LF 90 246.2 60 2 2 0.80
Total CF 167 1134.0 357 13 3 2.25
Total RF 157 989.2 230 11 2 12.98

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1979 2B 3 10.1 1 1 0 1.000 1.742 1.001 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1979 SS 1 3.0 0 2 0 1.000 6.000 1.020 0.02
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1979 CF 24 196.0 58 3 1 0.984 2.801 1.003 0.17
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 1B 3 7.0 5 2 0 1.000 9.000 0.813 -0.43
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 2B 5 11.0 9 4 0 1.000 10.636 1.005 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 SS 1 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 LF 1 0.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1978 CF 82 713.0 202 14 2 0.991 2.727 1.091 11.76
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1977 2B 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1977 CF 42 351.2 97 7 0 1.000 2.662 1.082 5.13
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1976 1B 5 9.2 7 0 0 1.000 6.517 0.000 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1976 2B 20 154.1 34 42 3 0.962 4.432 0.910 -2.09
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1976 SS 8 61.2 8 19 0 1.000 3.941 1.001 0.01
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1976 LF 4 11.1 2 0 0 1.000 1.588 1.027 0.04
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1976 CF 63 537.1 143 11 2 0.987 2.579 1.046 4.24
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1976 RF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1975 1B 4 6.1 4 0 0 1.000 5.684 1.092 0.05
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1975 2B 44 370.0 98 94 3 0.985 4.670 0.920 -3.49
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1975 SS 6 44.0 10 14 0 1.000 4.909 0.870 -0.98
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1975 CF 20 154.1 51 4 0 1.000 3.207 1.032 1.10
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1975 RF 20 175.0 37 4 2 0.954 2.109 0.941 -1.64
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1974 1B 24 53.1 42 1 0 1.000 7.256 1.061 0.17
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1974 2B 2 4.0 1 0 0 1.000 2.250 0.000 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1974 SS 2 4.1 0 1 0 1.000 2.077 1.009 0.00
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1974 CF 9 64.2 21 0 0 1.000 2.923 1.036 0.50
Blacktown - RES
BLA - RES
1974 RF 82 622.0 128 5 3 0.978 1.924 0.953 -3.77
WER - YL
1973 1B 19 151.0 113 8 0 1.000 7.212 0.853 -2.57
WER - YL
1973 2B 3 7.0 2 1 0 1.000 3.857 1.022 0.01
WER - YL
1973 LF 53 405.0 60 4 0 1.000 1.422 1.005 0.22
WER - YL
1973 CF 6 12.1 4 0 0 1.000 2.919 0.991 -0.03
WER - YL
1973 RF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
WER - YL
1972 1B 5 9.0 9 0 0 1.000 9.000 1.086 0.05
WER - YL
1972 2B 5 14.0 3 3 2 0.750 3.857 0.721 -0.98
WER - YL
1972 LF 1 1.0 2 0 0 1.000 18.000 0.998 0.00
WER - YL
1972 CF 81 659.2 178 2 5 0.973 2.456 1.010 1.54
WER - YL
1971 1B 88 724.0 564 28 5 0.992 7.359 1.014 0.50
WER - YL
1971 SS 2 3.2 1 1 0 1.000 4.909 1.018 0.02
Total 1B 148 960.1 744 39 5 -2.22
Total 2B 83 571.2 149 145 8 -6.54
Total SS 20 119.2 19 37 0 -0.93
Total LF 59 417.2 64 4 0 0.26
Total CF 327 2689.0 754 41 10 24.41
Total RF 104 800.0 165 9 5 -5.40
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Gold Glove 1987 - 1B East Sydney (SBC)
1979 - CF Blacktown (RES)
Player of the Week Dec 6, 1976 Blacktown (RES)
Jan 27, 1975 Blacktown (RES)
Feb 25, 1974 Werrington (YL)
Jan 29, 1973 Werrington (YL)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink1
Grey Ink4
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg GS Rank
1986 SBC 126 1
Year Lg AB Rank
1986 SBC 501 7
Year Lg 2B Rank
1986 SBC 28 10
Year Lg G Rank
1986 SBC 126 1