Bats: Right • Throws: Right
6-0, 220lb (183cm, 99kg)
Draft: Drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 26th round of the 2000 MLB June Amateur Draft from Don Antonio Lugo HS (Chino, CA) and the Montreal Expos in the 1st round (20th) of the 2003 MLB June Amateur Draft from California State University Fullerton (Fullerton, CA).
High School: Don Antonio Lugo HS (Chino, CA)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2004 season
Agents: Larry Reynolds
Full Name: Chad Patrick Cordero
Nicknames: the Chief