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Chris Nelson

Chris Nelson 3B

El Paso Chihuahuas

  • Status: Free Agent
  • Full Name: Christopher Lars Nelson
  • Age: 29 (September 3, 1985)
  • Birthplace: Washington, DC
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 5' 11" Wt: 205
  • Draft: Round 1 (2004, COL)
  • MLB Debut: 06/19/2010
  • School: Redan, Stone Mountain, GA
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Chris Nelson Career Stats

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Chris Nelson Awards and Honors

Chris Nelson  3B

  • Full Name: Christopher Lars Nelson
  • Born: September 3, 1985
  • Age: 29
  • Birthplace: Washington, DC
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 205
  • Draft: Round 1 (2004, COL)
  • School: Redan, Stone Mountain, GA
  • MLB Debut: 06/19/2010

Selected by the Colorado Rockies in the first round (ninth overall) of the 2004 First-Year Player Draft...was named a first-team High School All-American by both Baseball America and USA Today and was selected as Louisville Slugger's High School Player of the Year for the state of Georgia in 2004...was rated as the fourth-best available prospect in the draft according to Baseball America and the second-best position player, ahead of the No. 1 overall pick, Matt Bush.