Christopher
Egerton
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Right
Height: 0' 0''
Weight: 225
 
Born: March 23, 1924 in Puerto Rico
 
Awards & Accomplishments
All-Star Selections 1945    1946    1947    1948    1949    1950    1951    1952    1953    1954    1955   
Ratings - Batting     Help
  AVG 2B 3B HR BB SO
Year Age Tm Lg Salary vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1946 22 SB HL    
1947 23 SB HL $ 300,000  
1948 24 COT HL $ 300,000  
1949 25 COT HL $ 300,000  
1950 26 COT HL $ 1,343,571  
1951 27 COT HL $ 1,893,214  
1952 28 COT HL $ 1,893,214  
1953 29 COT HL $ 2,394,000  
1954 30 COT HL $ 2,394,000  
1955 31 BLA HL $ 2,394,000  
1956 32 BLA HL $ 6,800,000  
1957 33 BLA HL $ 6,800,000  
1958 34 BLA HL $ 6,800,000  
OOTP5 Min Ratings    
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 6,800,000  
                                             
  Contact Power Gap Eye Ks
Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
1959 35 BLA HL $ 6,800,000  
1960 36 BLA HL $ 6,800,000  
OOTP6 Min Ratings $ 6,800,000  
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 6,800,000  
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Most Valuable Player or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
1946 22 AA   55 234 23 62 7 3 1 19 1 1 12 51 .265 .301 .333 .634 22.5  
    A   81 337 37 107 11 0 4 31 1 0 11 75 .318 .339 .386 .725 41.5  
1947 23 SB HL 3 12 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .333 .583 0.9 0.0
    AAA   138 546 57 164 22 0 12 59 1 1 27 107 .300 .333 .407 .740 70.5  
1948 24 SB HL 38 55 5 13 2 0 2 6 0 0 3 11 .236 .276 .382 .658 5.6 0.6
  COT HL 58 192 26 57 7 0 4 18 1 0 5 25 .297 .317 .396 .712 23.0 3.0
  TOT   96 247 31 70 9 0 6 24 1 0 8 36 .283 .307 .393 .700 28.6 3.5
    AAA   40 164 18 64 6 0 8 32 0 0 7 29 .390 .415 .573 .988 33.6  
1949 25 COT HL 155 606 75 197 25 2 8 57 1 0 24 93 .325 .352 .413 .765 79.1 11.4
1950 26 COT HL 162 675 87 188 17 2 18 75 0 0 42 85 .279 .322 .390 .711 82.8 11.5
1951 27 COT HL 155 642 93 183 26 2 28 74 0 0 22 87 .285 .308 .463 .771 87.2 14.1
1952 28 COT HL 161 674 83 178 21 2 18 66 2 1 31 105 .264 .300 .381 .681 70.7 7.8
1953 29 COT HL 155 639 81 178 25 4 26 69 1 0 21 90 .279 .305 .452 .757 83.3 10.1
1954 30 COT HL 160 638 79 163 19 0 29 100 0 0 25 79 .255 .287 .422 .709 74.5 7.3
1955 31 BLA HL 148 553 92 190 30 4 36 111 3 2 38 64 .344 .387 .608 .995 114.3 23.4
1956 32 BLA HL 156 620 86 188 15 1 48 114 3 1 21 77 .303 .330 .563 .893 107.6 18.2
1957 33 BLA HL 155 587 80 176 22 4 20 78 2 0 32 94 .300 .335 .453 .789 82.2 10.8
1958 34 BLA HL 155 571 85 167 13 0 24 85 2 1 28 77 .292 .325 .441 .766 77.9 9.5
1959 35 BLA HL 152 545 70 154 27 0 18 83 1 0 39 96 .283 .334 .431 .765 76.1 13.6
1960 36 BLA HL 150 523 45 123 19 0 12 60 0 2 20 97 .235 .262 .340 .603 44.7 2.0
1961 37 AAA   14 50 7 13 1 0 1 6 0 0 1 5 .260 .275 .340 .615 4.4  
14 Years Sim 1963 7532 989 2158 269 21 291 996 16 7 351 1082 .287 .320 .444 .764 1009.8 143.4
3 Years AAA 192 760 82 241 29 0 21 97 1 1 35 141 .317 .351 .438 .789 108.6  
1 Years AA 55 234 23 62 7 3 1 19 1 1 12 51 .265 .301 .333 .635 22.5  
1 Years A 81 337 37 107 11 0 4 31 1 0 11 75 .318 .338 .386 .724 41.5  
5 Years Minors 328 1331 142 410 47 3 26 147 3 2 58 267 .308 .339 .406 .745 172.6  
162 Game Average 621 81 178 22 1 24 82 1 0 28 89 .287 .320 .444 .764 83.3  
Career Highs 162 675 93 197 30 4 48 114 3 2 42 105 .344 .387 .608 .995 114.3  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   5277 726 1611 202 18 215 739 11 7 268 714 .305 .340 .473 .812 800.7
vs LH   2255 263 547 67 3 76 257 5 0 83 368 .243 .273 .376 .649 226.5
Home 976 3691 511 1086 139 11 145 518 9 5 169 546 .294 .328 .456 .783 523.2
Away 987 3841 478 1072 130 10 146 478 7 2 182 536 .279 .312 .432 .745 503.9
RISP   1704 0 503 53 3 65 679 0 0 113 251 .295 .334 .444 .778 249.0
Pinch Hitting   114 12 33 5 0 3 18 1 0 6 14 .289 .320 .412 .732 14.9
Close/Late   861 82 217 26 0 27 105 0 0 48 148 .252 .292 .376 .668 94.1
Mar/Apr 290 1130 154 338 34 4 37 145 2 0 68 143 .299 .339 .435 .774 160.9
May 333 1260 173 375 48 2 59 192 2 1 57 181 .298 .329 .479 .808 189.1
June 314 1173 166 338 47 3 32 138 3 3 58 170 .288 .325 .415 .740 150.2
July 296 1131 145 337 50 5 42 138 3 1 42 173 .298 .324 .462 .786 160.0
August 354 1393 180 366 50 5 71 181 5 0 64 220 .263 .297 .459 .756 187.5
Sep/Oct 376 1445 171 404 40 2 50 202 1 2 62 195 .280 .311 .414 .725 179.6
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF   DWS
1947 23 SB HL 1B 3 3 24.0 25 0 0 1 1.000 9.38   0.0
1948 24 SB HL 1B 25 19 99.5 89 9 1 8 .990 8.86   0.2
    LF 0 0 0.7 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  COT HL 1B 37 30 342.5 308 33 3 26 .991 8.96   1.0
    LF 1 0 2.3 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00   0.0
  TOT   1B 62 49 442.0 397 42 4 34 .991 8.94   1.2
      LF 1 0 3.0 0 0 0 0 .000 .00   0.0
1949 25 COT HL 1B 147 141 1243.3 1097 86 2 119 .998 8.56   3.5
1950 26 COT HL 1B 162 162 1433.3 1334 107 8 129 .994 9.05   2.7
1951 27 COT HL 1B 153 153 1346.3 1246 104 16 99 .988 9.02   1.9
    LF 1 0 6.3 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.84   0.0
1952 28 COT HL 1B 161 156 1420.7 1321 122 13 124 .991 9.14   2.1
1953 29 COT HL 1B 151 149 1352.3 1258 121 5 101 .996 9.18   3.1
1954 30 COT HL 1B 157 153 1385.7 1216 97 7 103 .995 8.53   3.4
1955 31 BLA HL 1B 144 137 1205.3 1098 92 7 105 .994 8.89   2.2
1956 32 BLA HL 1B 156 147 1326.7 1293 87 6 120 .996 9.36   3.0
1957 33 BLA HL 1B 152 144 1277.0 1298 98 3 121 .998 9.84   3.8
1958 34 BLA HL 1B 154 147 1277.3 1354 96 5 116 .997 10.22   2.0
1959 35 BLA HL 1B 151 142 1235.7 1305 99 12 126 .992 10.23   2.0
1960 36 BLA HL 1B 148 146 1273.3 1246 89 11 111 .992 9.44   1.6
  1B 1901 1829 16242.9 15488 1240 99 1409 .994 9.27   32.4
  LF 2 0 9.3 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.93   0.0
Career Totals   1903 1829 16252.3 15490 1240 99 1409 .994 9.26   32.4
Career Highs   162 162 1433.3 1354 122 16 129 1.000 10.23    
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
1958 34 BLA HL 3 8 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .250 .333 .250 .583
Career Post-Season Batting 3 8 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .250 .333 .250 .583
Batting Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Batting Average
1949-8-.325
1955-2-.344
On-Base Pct
1955-7-.387
Slugging Pct
1955-3-.608
1956-6-.563
OPS
1955-2-.995
1956-9-.893
XR
1955-3-114.3
1956-10-107.6
Games
1950-1-162
1952-6-161
1954-2-160
CAR-28-1963
At-Bats
1949-5-606
1950-1-675
1951-4-642
1952-1-674
1953-1-639
1954-1-638
1956-2-620
CAR-14-7532
Runs
CAR-43-989
Hits
1949-4-197
1950-4-188
1953-9-178
1955-5-190
1956-6-188
CAR-18-2158
Total Bases
1951-9-297
1955-3-336
1956-4-349
CAR-24-3342
Singles
1949-1-162
1950-2-151
1951-10-127
1952-6-137
1954-9-115
1955-7-120
1956-9-124
1957-10-130
CAR-13-1577
Homeruns
1951-7-28
1955-4-36
1956-1-48
CAR-29-291
RBIs
1954-9-100
1955-6-111
1956-6-114
CAR-36-996
         
 
   Black Ink Test: 9    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 48)
   Gray Ink Test: 63    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 130)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 28    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 54)
 
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  6. Don Adderly (850)
  7. Richard Fellman (834)
  8. Jason Ruyle (833)
  9. John Voss (830)
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History
Drafted in 32nd round, 755th overall pick, by Denton in 1945
Released by Denton on 6/2/1945
Hit first career homerun on 5/24/1948, off Robert Devlin (WAS)
Traded from St. Bernard to Cottonwood on 7/28/1948 (Going to SB: LF R. Owensby, P R. Mccardle. Going to COT: 1B C. Egerton)
Won Player of the Week award on 7/28/1951, hitting .500 with 3 HR, 5 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 8/11/1951, hitting .542 with 3 HR, 6 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 8/18/1951, hitting .565 with 6 HR, 9 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 9/1/1951, hitting .398 with 12 HR, 25 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 9/15/1954, hitting .500 with 2 HR, 8 RBI
Traded from Cottonwood to Blackwood on 3/2/1955 (Going to BLA: 1B C. Egerton. Going to COT: P J. Barns, CF T. Kanter, 1B A. Whitham)
Was selected to the 1955 Allstar game
Won Player of the Week award on 9/15/1955, hitting .476 with 4 HR, 11 RBI
Won Player of the Week award on 9/29/1955, hitting .444 with 5 HR, 12 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 10/1/1955, hitting .404 with 13 HR, 34 RBI
Won Batter of the Month award on 6/1/1956, hitting .370 with 10 HR, 29 RBI
Was selected to the 1956 Allstar game
Had 5 hits with 3 RBI against Jenton on 9/1/1958
Had 2000th career hit on 8/19/1959, off Juan Wiley (NOR)
Signed as a free agent by Stratford on 8/18/1961 to a minor league contract
Released by Stratford on 8/32/1961
Signed as a free agent by Twin Falls on 9/8/1961 to a minor league contract
Released by Twin Falls on 9/22/1961