Christopher Jon Widger
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: May 21, 1971 in Wilmington, DE
High School: Pennsville HS (Pennsville, NJ)
School: George Mason University (Fairfax, VA)
Drafted by the Seattle Mariners in the 3rd round of the 1992 amateur draft.
Signed June 3, 1992.
Debut: June 23, 1995 (Age 24.033, 14,301st in MLB history)
vs. CAL 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1997 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Expos/WhiteSox/Cardinals/Mariners/Yankees/... 1995-2006
Agents: Ron Shapiro [*]
Last Game: September 15, 2006 (Age 35.117)
vs. DET 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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