MLB

Chris Stewart #19 - C

Pittsburgh

  • Age: 32
  • DOB: 1982/02/19
  • POB: Fontana, CA
  • Height: 6-4 Weight: 210lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 7
  • Drafted by Chicago WS in 2001 (12th round).
  • Current Status: On roster
GPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
Year to date4011383130071222013.274.357.301.658
On Pace65184135050011203602-.274.357.301.658

Scouting Report

AssetsHas a little pop in his bat. Will also draw walks. Can be counted on in spurts to play the starter's role behind the plate. Displays durability and leadership.
FlawsIs a below-average hitter overall, which hurts his playing time at the big-league level. Needs to cut down on his number of strikeouts to play more in the bigs.
Career potentialJourneyman backup catcher.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/04/19Missed 17 games (right knee surgery).
2014/03/29Right knee surgery, 15-day DL (retroactive to March 21st, 2014).
2013/12/02Signed as a free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a one-year contract.
2013/12/02Acquired from the New York Yankees.
2013/09/10Missed 1 game (bruised left foot).
2013/09/09Bruised left foot, day-to-day.
2013/06/03Missed 1 game (dehydration).
2013/06/02Dehydration, day-to-day.
2013/05/24Missed 5 games (strained left groin).
2013/05/17Strained left groin, day-to-day.
2012/04/04Acquired from the San Francisco Giants.
2011/07/20Missed 1 game (head contusion).
2011/07/19Head contusion, day-to-day.
2011/05/26Contract purchased from Fresno (AAA).
2011/01/14Signed by the San Francisco Giants to a minor league contract.
2010/10/08Filed for free agency.
2010/10/06Designated for assignment by the San Diego Padres.
2010/09/01Contract purchased from Portland (AAA).
2010/03/31Assigned by the San Diego Padres to their minor league camp.
2009/03/28Assigned by the New York Yankees to their minor league camp.
2009/03/22Acquired from the Chicago White Sox.
2008/12/16Signed by the Chicago White Sox to a minor league contract.
2008/06/30Designated for assignment by the New York Yankees.
2008/04/30Optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2008/04/28Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2008/04/03Signed by the New York Yankees to a minor league contract.
2008/03/27Released by the Texas Rangers.
2007/10/15Outrighted to Oklahoma (AAA).
2007/06/09Optioned to Oklahoma (AAA).
2007/02/08Re-signed by the Texas Rangers to a one-year contract.
2007/01/12Acquired from the Chicago White Sox.
2006/09/01Recalled from Charlotte (AAA).
2006/03/14Optioned to Charlotte (AAA).
2006/02/28Re-signed by the Chicago White Sox to a one-year contract.
2005/11/18Contract purchased from Birmingham (AA).

Trades

2013/12/02New York Yankees traded Chris Stewart to the Pittsburgh Pirates for a player to be named (Kyle Haynes-Dec 11 2013).
2012/04/04New York Yankees traded George Kontos to the San Francisco Giants for Chris Stewart.
2011/01/14Signed by the San Francisco Giants to a minor league contract.
2009/12/17Signed by the San Diego Padres to a minor league contract.
2009/03/22Chicago White Sox traded Chris Stewart to the New York Yankees for future considerations.
2008/12/16Signed by the Chicago White Sox to a minor league contract.
2008/04/03Signed by the New York Yankees to a minor league contract.
2007/01/12Chicago White Sox traded Chris Stewart to the Texas Rangers for John Lujan.
2001/06/05Drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 12th round in 2001.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2014PittsburghNL4011383130071222013.274.357.301.658
2013NY YankeesAL1092942862604253049402.211.293.272.565
2012NY YankeesAL551411534801131021204.241.292.319.611
2011San FranciscoNL671622033803101618007.204.283.309.592
2011FresnoAAA339592150010111631-.221.312.274.586
2010San DiegoNL200000000000-.000.000.000.000
2010PortlandAAA852663166142739303810-.248.337.395.732
2009Scranton/WBAAA7823233651101182529115.280.375.341.716
2008NY YankeesAL130000000100-.000.000.000.000
2008Scranton/WBAAA86272327619022428382110.279.352.371.723
2007TexasAL173749200336002.243.300.297.597
2007OklahomaAAA451531837802211219024.242.294.333.627
2006Chicago WSAL6800000002000.000.000.000.000
2006CharlotteAAA8927240721734281535304.265.314.393.707
2005BirminghamAA95311398921011512437338.286.341.460.801
2004CharlotteAAA51411100113003.071.188.143.331
2004BirminghamAA8326026601121172259249.231.299.300.599
2003Winston-SalemA7621718458222727291014.207.294.290.584
2002BristolR421582544901121423008.278.350.354.704
TotalMLB29775875169270858711196118.223.297.290.587
TotalAL188483471051605414379608.217.288.282.570
TotalNL109275286411031728400110.233.314.305.619
TotalAAA42113041643387551614112217810526.259.334.361.695
TotalAA17857165149322126846965717.261.322.387.709
TotalA7621718458222727291014.207.294.290.584
TotalR421582544901121423008.278.350.354.704

Legend:

GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage


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