Chris Ward
Preston Eagles (AAA)
Chris Ward
Birthdate:
March 3, 1957 (31 y, 10 m, 19 d)
Position:
C
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Height/Weight:
6'3"/244
Entry:
1979 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 15, Team: Collingwood Magpies
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
3 years, 112 days

1988 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
34 17 5 0 0 2 3 4 4 6 0 0 0.294 0.429 1.076 0.455 0.333 179 0.24 -0.49

1988 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
C 25 44.1 42 0 0 1.0000 0.1635 -0.487
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 112 days
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro 10 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Low
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 6 4 5 5
vs R 4 7 4 5 5
vs L 4 6 3 4 5
Potential 4 7 4 6 5
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 4 1
Arm 6 3 3
Turn DP 1
C Ability 5
Position
Catcher 5
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 4
Running 6
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 3
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 1 1
vs R 1 1 1
vs L 1 1 1
Potential 1 1 1
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 1 1
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 39%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1989-01-01
Eye Potential increased from 5 to 6
Weight decreased from 245 to 244
1988-11-06
Weight increased from 244 to 245
1988-10-30
Weight increased from 243 to 244
1988-09-06
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Infield Range decreased from 2 to 1
1988-08-22
Weight increased from 241 to 243
1988-08-16
Baserunning increased from 5 to 6
1988-07-29
Weight increased from 239 to 241
1988-04-16
Eye increased from 4 to 5
1988-02-28
Weight increased from 238 to 239
1988-01-17
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Weight decreased from 239 to 238
1987-10-11
Weight increased from 238 to 239
1987-09-20
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Bunt for Hit decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 237 to 238
1987-07-23
Weight increased from 236 to 237
1987-07-17
Weight increased from 235 to 236
1987-05-06
Weight increased from 234 to 235
1987-04-18
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
Infield Arm decreased from 4 to 3
1987-03-18
Weight increased from 233 to 234
1987-03-08
Outfield Arm decreased from 4 to 3
Weight decreased from 234 to 233
1986-11-23
Weight increased from 233 to 234
1986-10-05
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Weight decreased from 234 to 233
1986-07-17
Speed decreased from 2 to 1
Weight increased from 232 to 234
1986-04-14
Power vs L decreased from 4 to 3
1986-02-09
Weight increased from 231 to 232
1986-01-19
Weight increased from 230 to 231
1986-01-05
Weight increased from 229 to 230
1985-12-22
Weight decreased from 230 to 229
1985-12-01
Weight increased from 229 to 230
1985-11-17
Weight increased from 228 to 229
1985-09-29
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Infield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Turn Double Play decreased from 2 to 1
Control Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Control decreased from 2 to 1
Control vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Control vs L decreased from 2 to 1
1985-08-04
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1985-03-31
Eye vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Control Potential increased from 1 to 2
Control increased from 1 to 2
Control vs R increased from 1 to 2
Control vs L increased from 1 to 2
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1984-08-22
Weight decreased from 227 to 226
1984-07-17
Movement Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Movement decreased from 2 to 1
Movement vs R decreased from 2 to 1
Movement vs L decreased from 2 to 1
GB% decreased from 40% to 39%
1984-04-02
Power vs L increased from 3 to 4
1984-03-10
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1984-02-19
Weight decreased from 228 to 227
1984-01-01
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Eye vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Avoid Ks decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1983-11-20
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1983-07-17
Weight decreased from 228 to 226
1983-04-09
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Movement Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Movement decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Movement vs L decreased from 3 to 2
1983-01-02
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 3 to 4
Power vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 5 to 4
Catcher Arm increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 39% to 40%
1982-11-07
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1982-10-31
Weight increased from 226 to 227
1982-09-07
Speed increased from 2 to 3
1982-08-04
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
Weight decreased from 227 to 226
1982-04-01
Weight increased from 225 to 227
1982-01-03
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
1981-10-04
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Movement Potential decreased from 4 to 3
1981-01-18
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power increased from 2 to 3
Power vs R increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Baserunning increased from 4 to 5
C defense increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 220 to 225
1980-03-16
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 4 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 6
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Speed decreased from 4 to 3
Catcher Ability increased from 4 to 5
Movement Potential increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 218 to 220

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
COL - VBL
1987 30 19 44 44 7 1 0 2 5 3 0 6 0 0 0.159 0.159 0.477 0.1389 0.205 17 -0.09
COL - VBL
1986 29 87 326 301 76 26 0 4 28 22 20 71 0 0 0.253 0.305 0.683 0.3172 0.301 90 1.47
COL - VBL
1985 28 71 266 243 63 17 2 6 25 26 21 52 0 0 0.259 0.323 0.743 0.3081 0.324 105 1.91
COL - VBL
1984 27 95 356 312 73 15 0 7 22 31 41 61 0 0 0.234 0.326 0.675 0.2694 0.303 84 1.24
Total - VBL
VBL
272 992 900 219 59 2 19 80 82 82 190 0 0 0.243 0.311 0.688 0.2886 0.303 89 4.53

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
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1988 31 34 21 17 5 0 0 2 3 4 4 6 0 0 0.294 0.429 1.076 0.3333 0.455 179 0.24
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1983 26 69 227 200 65 22 1 10 31 42 25 54 2 0 0.325 0.401 0.996 0.4015 0.425 156 2.54
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1982 25 81 354 300 92 24 3 7 47 44 46 64 0 0 0.307 0.401 0.878 0.3648 0.388 121 2.48
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1981 24 53 96 87 21 7 0 1 3 10 8 26 0 0 0.241 0.302 0.658 0.3279 0.296 63 0.03
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1980 23 57 105 98 16 3 0 5 12 12 7 28 0 0 0.163 0.219 0.566 0.1692 0.243 24 -0.42
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1980 23 6 28 21 11 1 0 1 2 5 7 5 0 0 0.524 0.643 1.357 0.6667 0.602 288 0.67
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1979 22 75 328 293 88 24 0 12 47 54 32 92 0 0 0.300 0.375 0.880 0.4021 0.397 144 3.23
None - None
None - None
1979 22 47 236 212 63 11 1 6 36 44 19 32 20 7 0.297 0.357 0.801 0.3239 0.353 120 0.69
Total - ??
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47 236 212 63 11 1 6 36 44 19 32 20 7 0.297 0.357 0.801 0.3239 0.353 120 0.69
Total - AAA
AAA
294 803 702 199 56 4 25 96 112 90 178 2 0 0.284 0.366 0.848 0.3446 0.370 113 4.86
Total - AA
AA
81 356 314 99 25 0 13 49 59 39 97 0 0 0.315 0.396 0.915 0.4216 0.413 156 3.90

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
COL - VBL
1987 C 17 112.0 83 4 0 1.000 6.991 3.009 0.73
COL - VBL
1986 C 84 736.0 469 25 2 0.996 6.041 1.138 0.34
COL - VBL
1985 C 69 545.2 386 44 2 0.995 7.092 1.338 3.14
COL - VBL
1984 C 90 766.2 482 44 2 0.996 6.175 1.056 0.80
Total C 260 2160.1 1420 117 6 5.00

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Preston - SBL
PRE - SBL
1988 C 25 44.1 42 0 0 1.000 8.526 0.164 -0.49
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1983 C 47 402.2 373 31 5 0.988 9.030 0.792 -0.75
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1982 C 78 701.1 645 61 15 0.979 9.060 0.957 -1.56
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1981 C 14 123.0 117 13 2 0.985 9.512 0.000 0.11
Fitzroy - SBL
FTZ - SBL
1980 C 16 135.1 131 11 0 1.000 9.443 0.979 0.21
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1980 C 6 54.0 45 4 1 0.980 8.167 1.070 -0.58
Glenelg - ADL
GLE - ADL
1979 C 75 625.1 670 59 6 0.992 10.492 1.033 -0.82
Total C 261 2086.0 2023 179 29 -3.87
Suburban Baseball League Hitting Log
Click two rows to sum games (Clear)
Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Jan. 19, 1989
Jan 19
@FTZ 15 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jan. 16, 1989
Jan 16
@FTS 3 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Jan. 15, 1989
Jan 15
@FTS 11 - 10 2 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.37
Jan. 9, 1989
Jan 9
WIL 7 - 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.05
Jan. 8, 1989
Jan 8
CBG 3 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.06
Jan. 5, 1989
Jan 5
CBG 2 - 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
Jan. 4, 1989
Jan 4
CBG 6 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 29, 1988
Dec 29
@HAW 0 - 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
Dec. 28, 1988
Dec 28
@RCH 1 - 10 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
Dec. 26, 1988
Dec 26
@RCH 5 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 22, 1988
Dec 22
@WIL 4 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 18, 1988
Dec 18
@SAN 6 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 15, 1988
Dec 15
FTZ 8 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 12, 1988
Dec 12
FTZ 7 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dec. 7, 1988
Dec 7
HAW 3 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Dec. 5, 1988
Dec 5
@CBG 6 - 3 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
Dec. 1, 1988
Dec 1
@CBG 3 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 30, 1988
Nov 30
WIL 2 - 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.14
Nov. 28, 1988
Nov 28
RCH 12 - 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 24, 1988
Nov 24
RCH 9 - 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 23, 1988
Nov 23
@FTS 7 - 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 16, 1988
Nov 16
@WIL 9 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 13, 1988
Nov 13
@SAN 3 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.08
Nov. 10, 1988
Nov 10
@SAN 9 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 9, 1988
Nov 9
@SAN 4 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nov. 7, 1988
Nov 7
CBG 7 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Nov. 3, 1988
Nov 3
CBG 3 - 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Nov. 2, 1988
Nov 2
WIL 12 - 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 30, 1988
Oct 30
@FTZ 8 - 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.00
Oct. 24, 1988
Oct 24
@RCH 4 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 16, 1988
Oct 16
FTS 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 12, 1988
Oct 12
FTS 3 - 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 6, 1988
Oct 6
SAN 12 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Oct. 5, 1988
Oct 5
SAN 11 - 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Silver Slugger 1984 - C Fitzroy (SBL)
Player of the Week Feb 4, 1980 Glenelg (ADL)
Oct 29, 1979 Glenelg (ADL)
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg IBB Rank
1984 VBL 2 8