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Chris Davis

Christopher Lyn Davis (Crush) (twitter: @ChrisDavis_19)

Positions: First Baseman, Third Baseman and Rightfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 230 lb.

Born: March 17, 1986 in Longview, TX
High School: Longview HS (Longview, TX)
School: Navarro College (Corsicana, TX)
Drafted
by the Texas Rangers in the 5th round of the 2006 amateur draft.
Signed June 9, 2006. (All Transactions)
Debut: June 26, 2008 (Age 22.101, 16,963rd in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2008 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Orioles/Rangers 2008-2014
2015 Contract Status: 3rd-Year Arb Eligible (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 5.061, Arb Eligible: 2013, Free Agent: 2016 [*], Agents: Boras Corporation [*]
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Standard Fielding

Adv Fielding w/ run summary
Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Awards
2008 TEX AL 22 1B 51 46 45 404.0 393 358 34 1 52 .997 -4 -1 -10 -3 8.73 7.69 .994 9.26 9.18
2008 TEX AL 22 3B 32 31 28 276.0 78 31 44 3 5 .962 -12 -8 -50 -34 2.45 2.34 .958 2.74 2.71
2009 TEX AL 23 1B 100 92 89 825.1 895 845 47 3 82 .997 -4 -3 -6 -4 9.73 8.92 .994 9.13 9.02
2009 TEX AL 23 3B 11 10 6 85.0 19 9 8 2 1 .895 -3 -3 -47 -41 1.80 1.55 .957 2.68 2.65
2009 TEX AL 23 DH 4 4
2010 TEX AL 24 1B 41 30 29 298.2 293 269 22 2 27 .993 -0 2 -0 8 8.77 7.10 .994 9.32 9.23
2010 TEX AL 24 3B 1 0 0 2.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0 0 120 0 4.50 1.00 .960 2.70 2.60
2011 TOT AL 25 1B 31 24 22 221.2 240 231 9 0 25 1.000 -4 -2 -23 -10 9.74 7.74 .993 9.30 9.24
2011 TOT AL 25 3B 26 25 22 222.1 57 14 35 8 5 .860 -6 -3 -35 -16 1.98 1.88 .954 2.62 2.60
2011 TEX AL 25 1B 15 10 9 94.0 88 87 1 0 11 1.000 1 0 8 0 8.43 5.87 .993 9.30 9.24
2011 TEX AL 25 3B 9 8 8 75.0 24 4 17 3 2 .875 -2 -1 -40 -16 2.52 2.33 .954 2.62 2.60
2011 TEX AL 25 DH 3 2
2011 BAL AL 25 3B 17 17 14 147.1 33 10 18 5 3 .848 -4 -2 -33 -16 1.71 1.65 .954 2.62 2.60
2011 BAL AL 25 1B 16 14 13 127.2 152 144 8 0 14 1.000 -5 -2 -45 -18 10.72 9.50 .993 9.31 9.24
2012 BAL AL 26 DH 60 60
2012 BAL AL 26 OF 41 39 21 316.0 87 82 3 2 0 .977 3 -1 13 -3 2.42 2.07 .986 2.17 2.16
2012 BAL AL 26 1B 38 38 36 343.0 374 342 28 4 37 .989 4 -4 13 -14 9.71 9.74 .994 9.27 9.22
2012 BAL AL 26 RF 30 28 17 230.0 63 59 3 1 0 .984 2 0 9 0 2.43 2.07 .984 1.99 1.98
2012 BAL AL 26 LF 11 11 4 86.0 24 23 0 1 0 .958 2 -1 21 -14 2.41 2.09 .983 1.94 1.93
2012 BAL AL 26 P 1 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 1.35 1.60 0 0 0
2013 BAL AL 27 1B 155 155 150 1377.2 1420 1339 75 6 153 .996 -4 -7 -4 -6 9.24 9.12 .994 8.90 8.87 AS,MVP-3,SS
2013 BAL AL 27 DH 5 5 AS,MVP-3,SS
2014 BAL AL 28 1B 115 104 97 942.2 965 909 52 4 97 .996 1 8 2 10 9.18 8.36 .992 8.97 8.94
2014 BAL AL 28 3B 21 19 6 149.1 35 9 22 4 3 .886 -2 0 -16 0 1.87 1.48 .956 2.56 2.55
7 Seasons 1B 531 489 468 4413.0 4580 4293 267 20 473 .996 -11 -7 -3 -1 9.30 8.59 .994 9.07 9.02
5 Seasons 3B 91 85 62 734.2 190 63 110 17 14 .911 -23 -14 -38 -22 2.12 1.90 .956 2.66 2.63
4 Seasons DH 72 71
1 Season OF 41 39 21 316.0 87 82 3 2 0 .977 3 -1 13 -3 2.42 2.07 .986 2.17 2.16
1 Season RF 30 28 17 230.0 63 59 3 1 0 .984 2 0 9 0 2.43 2.07 .984 1.99 1.98
1 Season LF 11 11 4 86.0 24 23 0 1 0 .958 2 -1 21 -13 2.41 2.09 .983 1.94 1.93
1 Season P 1 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 1.35 1.60 0 0 0
7 Seasons TOT 664 613 551 5465.2 4857 4438 380 39 487 .992 -31 -21 -7 -4 7.93 7.26 .992 7.81 7.71 0 0 0
Lg Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Awards
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Sabermetric Fielding

Year Tm Lg Age Pos Rtot Rtot/yr Rtz Rtzhm Rtzrd Rdp Rof Rctch Rdrs Rdrs/yr Rpm Rdp Rbnt Rof Rhr RerC RsbC RsbP
2008 TEX AL 22 1B -4 -10 -4 -0 -3 0 -1 -3 -2 0
2008 TEX AL 22 3B -12 -50 -12 -8 -3 0 -8 -34 -7 0
2009 TEX AL 23 1B -4 -6 -4 -6 1 0 -3 -4 -4 0 0
2009 TEX AL 23 3B -3 -47 -3 -2 -1 0 -3 -41 -2 0 -1
2010 TEX AL 24 1B -0 -0 -0 1 -1 0 2 8 2 0 0
2010 TEX AL 24 3B 0 120 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 TEX AL 25 1B 1 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 1
2011 TEX AL 25 3B -2 -40 -2 -3 1 0 -1 -16 -1 0 -1
2011 BAL AL 25 3B -4 -33 -4 -1 -3 0 -2 -16 -2 0 0
2011 BAL AL 25 1B -5 -45 -5 -3 -2 0 -2 -18 -2 0
2012 BAL AL 26 1B 4 13 4 1 3 0 -4 -14 0 0 0
2012 BAL AL 26 RF 2 9 2 -2 4 0 0 0 -1 0
2012 BAL AL 26 LF 2 21 2 2 -0 0 -1 -14 -1 0
2012 BAL AL 26 P 0 0 0
2013 BAL AL 27 1B -4 -4 -3 1 -4 -1 -7 -6 -6 0 -1
2014 BAL AL 28 1B 1 2 2 1 1 -1 8 10 6 0 0
2014 BAL AL 28 3B -2 -16 -2 -2 -0 0 0 0 0
7 Seasons 1B -11 -3 -9 -5 -5 -2 -7 -1 -7 0 0
5 Seasons 3B -23 -38 -23 -17 -6 0 -14 -22 -12 0 -2
1 Season RF 2 9 2 -2 4 0 0 0 -1 0
1 Season LF 2 21 2 2 -0 0 -1 -13 -1 0
1 Season P 0 0 0
7 Seasons TOT -42 -8 -40 -29 -11 -2 0 -21 -4 -21 0 -2 0 0
Lg Pos Rtot Rtot/yr Rtz Rtzhm Rtzrd Rdp Rof Rctch Rdrs Rdrs/yr Rpm Rdp Rbnt Rof Rhr RerC RsbC RsbP

Appearances

Year Tm Lg Age G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR
2008 TEX AL 22 80 77 80 79 0 0 51 0 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2009 TEX AL 23 113 106 113 107 0 0 100 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 0
2010 TEX AL 24 45 30 45 42 0 0 41 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1
2011 BAL AL 25 31 31 31 31 0 0 16 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 TEX AL 25 28 20 28 23 0 0 15 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0
2012 BAL AL 26 139 137 139 80 1 0 38 0 0 0 11 0 30 41 60 1 0
2013 BAL AL 27 160 160 160 155 0 0 155 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0
2014 BAL AL 28 127 123 127 125 0 0 115 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0
7 Seasons 723 684 723 642 1 0 531 0 91 0 11 0 30 41 74 16 1
Appearances table is calculated solely from full RetroSheet play-by-play data available from 1973 on. A combination of RetroSheet (starting with the 1914 season) and non-RetroSheet data is used for other seasons.

Advanced Fielding -- 1B*

Putouts Assists Errors Double Plays
Year Tm Lg Age PA RHB% BIP% GBIP% Fld F2O% FC Tot Cgt Frc Tag 3U Tot 1B 2B Hm Rly Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 363 361 36 GB GBs LD LDs LDf bFld bF2O%
2008 TEX AL 22 1852 53% 77% 30% 90 91% 1 358 18 335 4 34 34 22 6 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 52 0 1 1 51 3 1 0 1 3 100%
2009 TEX AL 23 3584 55% 78% 33% 185 90% 0 845 50 785 10 77 47 33 9 0 3 3 1 1 1 1 82 1 1 1 74 4 6 1 4 2 50%
2010 TEX AL 24 1260 61% 76% 29% 69 94% 0 269 30 236 2 13 22 16 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 2 27 0 0 0 26 0 1 0 1 2 100%
2011 BAL AL 25 588 56% 81% 36% 30 93% 0 144 8 133 1 12 8 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 14 1 0 0 13 1 1 0 1 0
2011 TEX AL 25 401 66% 72% 26% 12 100% 0 87 4 80 3 7 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 9 0 2 0 2 2 100%
2012 BAL AL 26 1475 57% 76% 33% 77 94% 0 342 14 326 5 33 28 22 3 0 0 4 3 1 0 1 37 2 1 0 33 3 4 2 2 2 100%
2013 BAL AL 27 5832 51% 75% 31% 280 92% 1 1339 73 1240 22 119 75 50 12 2 5 6 1 5 0 5 153 2 2 0 143 4 10 4 6 8 63%
2014 BAL AL 28 3978 51% 75% 31% 204 94% 1 909 56 833 16 89 52 33 13 0 3 4 0 4 0 4 96 2 2 0 93 3 3 0 3 7 71%
7 Seasons 18970 54% 76% 31% 947 92% 3 4293 253 3968 63 384 267 182 49 5 13 20 5 13 2 14 472 8 7 2 442 18 28 7 20 26 77%
MLB Averages 57% 75% 32% 93% 83%

Advanced Fielding -- 3B*

Putouts Assists Errors Double Plays
Year Tm Lg Age PA RHB% BIP% GBIP% Fld F2O% FC Tot Cgt Frc Tag Tot 1B 2B Hm Rly Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 543 53 GB LD LDs LDf bFld bF2O%
2008 TEX AL 22 1236 55% 77% 31% 80 85% 0 31 26 3 2 44 31 9 2 0 3 0 0 3 2 5 4 0 4 1 1 0 2 100%
2009 TEX AL 23 365 51% 78% 28% 22 73% 0 9 8 1 0 8 7 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0%
2010 TEX AL 24 8 50% 63% 13% 1 100% 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 BAL AL 25 625 52% 74% 32% 33 85% 0 10 10 0 0 18 15 2 0 0 5 0 4 1 5 3 1 0 2 1 1 0 1 0%
2011 TEX AL 25 319 62% 77% 37% 25 80% 1 4 3 1 0 17 12 4 1 0 3 0 2 1 3 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 0%
2014 BAL AL 28 585 53% 75% 31% 35 80% 0 9 6 0 3 22 19 2 1 1 4 0 2 2 4 3 1 0 3 0 0 0 0
5 Seasons 3138 54% 76% 31% 196 82% 1 63 53 5 5 110 85 18 4 1 17 0 9 8 16 14 9 0 12 2 2 0 5 40%
MLB Averages 57% 75% 32% 87% 65%

Advanced Fielding -- RF*

Errors Assists Single w/ Runner on 1st Single w/ Runner on 2nd Double w/ Runner on 1st Flyout, <2out, Runner on 3rd Flyout, <2out, Runner on 2nd Baserunning Totals
Year Tm Lg Age Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 1B 2B 3B Hm Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Held% Adv Kill Kill% Aother PA RHB% BIP% FBIP% Fld F2O%
2012 BAL AL 26 1 0 1 0 1 3 0 1 1 1 13 5 1 9 2 0 6 2 1 0 0 0 4 4 0 32 13 40.6% 17 2 6.3% 1 966 62% 76% 40% 118 53%
1 Season 1 0 1 0 1 3 0 1 1 1 13 5 1 9 2 0 6 2 1 0 0 0 4 4 0 32 13 40.6% 17 2 6.3% 1 966 62% 76% 40% 118 53%
MLB Averages 47.0% 2.3% 57% 75% 39% 50%

Advanced Fielding -- LF*

Errors Assists Single w/ Runner on 1st Single w/ Runner on 2nd Double w/ Runner on 1st Flyout, <2out, Runner on 3rd Flyout, <2out, Runner on 2nd Baserunning Totals
Year Tm Lg Age Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 1B 2B 3B Hm Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Held% Adv Kill Kill% Aother PA RHB% BIP% FBIP% Fld F2O%
2012 BAL AL 26 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 7 0 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 12 10 83.3% 2 0 0.0% 0 377 49% 75% 38% 46 50%
1 Season 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7 7 0 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 12 10 83.3% 2 0 0.0% 0 377 49% 75% 38% 46 50%
MLB Averages 63.8% 2.2% 57% 75% 39% 47%

Advanced Fielding -- P*

Putouts Assists Errors Double Plays
Year Tm Lg Age PA BIP% GBIP% Fld F2O% FC Tot Cgt 31 Tot 1B 2B Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 163 GB LD bFld bF2O%
2012 BAL AL 26 8 63% 25% 1 0% 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 Season 8 63% 25% 1 0% 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLB Averages 75% 32% 85% 80%



* - Disclaimer & Completeness Note

* Many Detailed Statistics are based on play-by-play accounts accumulated by RetroSheet. These totals may be incomplete (3.6% of all plays from 1938 to 1973 are missing or have incomplete accounts, click link for year and team summary of data completeness) for some players prior to 1974 and even complete seasons may not match the official totals due to errors in both the official totals and the play-by-play accounts. Pre-1954 seasons have a substantial numbers of games missing play-by-play accounts and should be viewed as essentially incomplete.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

MVP (yr lg (rk, shr))
2013 AL (3, 55%)
0.55 Career Shares (425th)

Silver Sluggers
2013 AL (1B)

Monthly Awards (yr-month lg award)
2008 July AL Rookie of the Month
2013 April AL Player of the Month

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2012 Sep 30th AL Player of the Week
2013 Apr 7th AL Player of the Week
2013 Jun 2nd AL Player of the Week

Putoutss c a p y
2013 AL  1,339 (1st)

Def. Games as 1B s c a p y
2013 AL  155 (2nd)
Active  531 (20th)

Putouts as 1B s c a p y
2013 AL  1,339 (1st)
Active  4,293 (20th)

Assists as 1B s c a p y
Active  267 (22nd)

Double Plays Turned as 1B s c a p y
2013 AL  153 (1st)
2014 AL  97 (3rd)
Active  473 (14th)

Total Zone Runs as 1B s c a p y
2012 AL  4 (4th)

Range Factor/9Inn as 1Bs c a p y
2009 AL  9.73 (2nd)
2013 AL  9.24 (2nd)
2014 AL  9.18 (5th)
Active  9.30 (12th)
Career  9.30 (97th)

Range Factor/Game as 1B s c a p y
2009 AL  8.92 (4th)
2013 AL  9.12 (2nd)
Active  8.59 (16th)

Fielding % as 1B s c a p y
2013 AL  .996 (3rd)
2014 AL  .996 (2nd)
Active  .996 (3rd)
Career  .996 (11th)

Youngest s c a p y
2008 AL  born 1986-03-17 (10th)

             

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