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Chris Peters
Chris Peters


Tipp City, Ohio

High School:
Tipp City

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 174




Career Stats
2011 Game-by-Game Stats

2010 Game-by-Game Stats
2009 Game-by-Game Stats
2008 Game-by-Game Stats

All-time UC Top 10:
At-bats - 827 (
Walks - 118 (

Sacrifice hits - 18 (tied for 5th)
Stolen bases - 49 (6th)
Hits - 226 (7th)
Runs - 155 (8th)
Doubles - 46 (9th)

2011 Season (Senior):

  • Signed free-agent contract with Toronto Blue Jays.
  • Started all 57 games at shortstop.
  • Batted .298 with 49 runs scored, 27 RBI, one home run and 18 stolen bases.
  • Recorded team-best .400 on-base percentage.
  • Produced a career-high four hits (4-for-6) with two runs and two RBI at Pittsburgh (4/30).
  • 12 assists at Rutgers (4/15) was a BIG EAST single-game high
  • Set career single-game high in stolen bases with four vs. Youngstown State (3/6)

2010 Summer: Played for the Delaware Cows of the Great Lakes League ... named to the Great Lakes League All-Star Team ... Perfect Game rated him as one of the top professional prospects in the league ... hit .333 with six doubles, one homerun, 26 RBI, .466 on base % and was 12 of 14 in stolen bases ... his .466 on-base percentage was good for fourth best in the league and his 26 RBI were seventh best.

2010 Season (Junior): Started all 58 games at shortstop ... finished second on the team with a .294 batting average and posted 12 doubles and 27 RBI ... ranked second on the squad with 15 stolen bases ... strung together an 11-game hitting streak from April 23 to May 8 ... notched 18 multi-hit games, including a pair of three-hit performances against Ohio State (2/28) and Connecticut (5/9) ... led UC's regular starters with an on-base percentage of .372 and led the squad with 64 hits.

2009 Summer: Played in 24 games for the Mohawk Valley DiamondDogs of the New York Collegiate League ... hit .239 with five RBI and was a perfect 3-for-3 in stolen bases.

2009 Season (Sophomore): Started all 58 games at shortstop ... completed the campaign with a .252 batting average and added three home runs and 31 RBI ... finished third on the squad with 15 doubles and was second on the team with nine stolen bases ... collected 14 multi-hit games, including two three-hit contests versus Xavier (4/29) and against Seton Hall (5/15) ... had nine multi-RBI games, including three-RBI tilts against Bradley (3/7) and Xavier (4/29) ... hit first career home run against Bradley (3/8) ... strung together a nine-game hitting streak from March 6 to March 14.

2008 Season (Freshman): Played in 52 games, with 46 starts at shortstop ... finished the season with a .241 batting average, four extra base hits, and drove in 18 runs ... scored a run in seven straight games from May 3 to May 11, including a career-best three runs versus Mount St. Joseph's (5/6) ... owned a six-game hitting streak from May 6 to May 16 ... had eight multi-hit games, including two three-hit games versus Georgetown (4/19) and Rutgers (5/3) ... turned in best performance against South Florida in the BIG EAST Tournament going 2-for-4, with three RBIs.

High School: Earned second team all-Ohio honors as a senior at Tipp City High School ... twice earned all-conference first-team accolades and was a one-time honorable mention ... a two-time recipient of all-area recognition ... hit .415 as a junior and .430 as a senior ... finished career with 20 doubles.

Personal: Born Dec. 29, 1988 ... son of Jeff and Cheryl Peters.

Academic Major: Business.

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