Chris Betts
Free Agent
Chris Betts
Birthdate:
Aug. 23, 1993 (31 y, 5 m, 16 d)
Born In:
Laguna Hills, CA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
C
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Height/Weight:
6'2"/227
Entry:
2015 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 27, Team: Los Angeles (A) Angels
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
6 years, 64 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 6 years, 64 days
40-man Service Time 6 years, 64 days
Time as Pro 10 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Very High
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Well Known
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 11 11 13 12 10
vs R 11 12 14 13 10
vs L 10 8 12 10 10
Potential 11 11 14 12 10
Fielding C IF OF
Range 4 1
Error 7 1
Arm 14 10 1
Turn DP 2
C Ability 11
Position
Catcher 13
Run/Bunt
Speed 4
Stealing 9
Running 6
Sac Bunt 6
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 1 5 2
vs R 1 5 2
vs L 1 5 2
Potential 1 5 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 2 2
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 52%
Stamina 1
Hold 1
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-02-08
Contact vs L increased from 9 to 10
Eye increased from 11 to 12
Eye vs R increased from 12 to 13
Eye vs L increased from 9 to 10
Speed decreased from 5 to 4
Movement Potential decreased from 8 to 5
Movement decreased from 8 to 5
Movement vs R decreased from 8 to 5
Movement vs L decreased from 8 to 5
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Well Known
2024-11-05
Eye decreased from 12 to 11
2024-10-07
Eye vs R decreased from 13 to 12
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 9 to 10
2024-09-09
Power decreased from 14 to 13
2024-08-19
Eye vs L decreased from 10 to 9
2024-08-12
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 10 to 9
2024-08-05
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 9 to 10
2024-07-08
Speed increased from 4 to 5
2024-06-24
Power increased from 13 to 14
2024-06-10
Eye vs L increased from 9 to 10
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 10 to 9
2024-05-27
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 9 to 10
2024-05-20
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
2024-05-13
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
2024-04-29
Eye vs L decreased from 10 to 9
2024-04-15
Eye vs L increased from 9 to 10
2024-04-07
Contact vs R decreased from 12 to 11
Contact vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 10 to 9
2024-03-11
Contact Potential decreased from 12 to 11
Contact decreased from 12 to 11
2024-02-25
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 9 to 10
Weight decreased from 228 to 227
2024-02-09
Contact Potential increased from 11 to 12
Contact increased from 11 to 12
2024-02-03
Contact Potential decreased from 12 to 11
Contact decreased from 12 to 11
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 10 to 9
2024-01-17
Contact Potential increased from 11 to 12
Contact increased from 11 to 12
Power decreased from 14 to 13
2023-12-26
Movement Potential increased from 7 to 8
Movement increased from 7 to 8
Movement vs R increased from 7 to 8
Movement vs L increased from 7 to 8
2023-12-19
Speed decreased from 5 to 4
2023-12-12
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 9 to 10
2023-12-07
Eye vs R increased from 12 to 13
Speed increased from 4 to 5
2023-11-20
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 10 to 9
2023-11-13
Contact vs R increased from 11 to 12
Contact vs L increased from 9 to 10
Gap increased from 10 to 11
Gap vs R increased from 11 to 12
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Popular
2023-11-09
Contact vs R decreased from 12 to 11
Contact vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Gap decreased from 11 to 10
Gap vs R decreased from 12 to 11
Eye increased from 11 to 12
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
2023-09-11
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 9 to 10
2023-07-17
Bunt for Hit increased from 1 to 2
Weight increased from 227 to 228
2023-05-29
Contact Potential decreased from 12 to 11
Gap increased from 10 to 11
Gap vs R increased from 11 to 12
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Speed decreased from 5 to 4
Movement Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Movement decreased from 8 to 7
Movement vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Movement vs L decreased from 8 to 7
2023-02-26
Gap decreased from 11 to 10
Gap vs R decreased from 12 to 11
Eye Potential increased from 11 to 12
Stealing increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 226 to 227
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
2022-10-14
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 9 to 10
2022-07-31
Gap increased from 10 to 11
Gap vs R increased from 11 to 12
Weight increased from 225 to 226
2022-05-29
Contact Potential decreased from 13 to 12
Contact decreased from 13 to 11
Contact vs R decreased from 14 to 12
Contact vs L decreased from 11 to 10
Gap Potential decreased from 12 to 11
Gap decreased from 12 to 10
Gap vs R decreased from 13 to 11
Gap vs L decreased from 9 to 8
Power vs R decreased from 15 to 14
Power vs L decreased from 13 to 12
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Infield Error decreased from 8 to 7
1B defense decreased from 1 to 0
Weight decreased from 226 to 225
Local Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Well Known
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
2021-04-10
Weight decreased from 228 to 226

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 WAR
LAA - MLB
2024 30 132 531 476 114 18 2 15 50 56 40 95 2 0 0.240 0.311 0.691 0.2676 0.307 2.03
LAA - MLB
2023 29 121 471 415 119 17 0 19 56 52 41 85 0 0 0.287 0.363 0.828 0.3175 0.364 4.78
LAA - MLB
2022 28 36 143 121 35 9 1 5 17 15 17 31 0 1 0.289 0.399 0.903 0.3529 0.394 1.63
LAA - MLB
2021 27 138 562 509 132 18 0 16 55 57 38 117 1 2 0.259 0.324 0.713 0.3061 0.318 2.76
LAA - MLB
2020 26 139 548 487 131 25 1 21 72 69 50 102 1 0 0.269 0.347 0.801 0.3005 0.349 4.08
LAA - MLB
2019 25 139 572 517 127 14 1 15 54 58 32 126 1 0 0.246 0.310 0.674 0.2947 0.302 1.83
LAA - MLB
2018 24 43 164 149 35 8 0 7 19 19 10 38 0 0 0.235 0.299 0.728 0.2667 0.320 0.83
Total - MLB
MLB
748 2991 2674 693 109 5 98 323 326 228 594 5 3 0.259 0.331 0.745 0.2975 0.330 17.92

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 WAR
Salt Lake - PCL
SL - PCL
2018 24 93 430 381 123 22 2 18 65 61 31 72 0 0 0.323 0.393 0.926 0.3571 0.400 3.09
Salt Lake - PCL
SL - PCL
2017 23 53 229 206 58 6 0 8 24 29 16 47 0 1 0.282 0.349 0.777 0.3289 0.340 0.51
Arkansas - TEX
ARK - TEX
2017 23 59 251 221 66 17 0 7 39 38 24 51 0 0 0.299 0.379 0.849 0.3598 0.381 1.10
Arkansas - TEX
ARK - TEX
2016 22 6 25 25 8 2 0 0 1 3 0 5 0 0 0.320 0.320 0.720 0.4000 0.323 -0.00
INL - CAL
2016 22 113 506 447 120 33 3 8 61 52 33 104 3 0 0.269 0.350 0.759 0.3323 0.343 2.16
INL - CAL
2015 21 66 265 229 60 12 0 3 26 31 24 48 0 0 0.262 0.362 0.716 0.3202 0.332 0.89
Total - AAA
AAA
146 659 587 181 28 2 26 89 90 47 119 0 1 0.308 0.378 0.874 0.3475 0.379 3.60
Total - AA
AA
65 276 246 74 19 0 7 40 41 24 56 0 0 0.301 0.373 0.837 0.3641 0.375 1.09
Total - A
A
179 771 676 180 45 3 11 87 83 57 152 3 0 0.266 0.354 0.745 0.3282 0.339 3.05

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
LAA - MLB
2024 C 127 1113.2 864 50 9 0.990 7.386 0.920 -1.93
LAA - MLB
2023 C 111 984.1 809 61 6 0.993 7.955 1.238 4.56
LAA - MLB
2022 C 35 302.0 223 10 2 0.992 6.944 1.141 0.58
LAA - MLB
2021 C 129 1150.0 932 52 9 0.991 7.701 0.857 -1.20
LAA - MLB
2020 C 131 1154.0 1006 51 9 0.992 8.244 0.953 -1.13
LAA - MLB
2019 C 139 1237.2 1179 51 4 0.997 8.944 0.950 -2.31
LAA - MLB
2018 C 42 362.0 339 16 2 0.994 8.826 0.904 0.09
Total C 714 6303.2 5352 291 41 -1.35
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 2023 Los Angeles (A) (MLB)
Gold Glove 2023 - C Los Angeles (A) (MLB)
2018 - C Salt Lake (PCL)
Player of the Week May 15, 2023 Los Angeles (A) (MLB)
Similar Players (C)
Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year IBB Rank
2020 7 7
Year HBP Rank
2019 18 1
2020 9 10
2021 12 3
2023 11 8
2024 11 4