Chris Taylor, Infield, Los Angeles Dodgers
Date of Birth: 8/29/1990
Birthplace: Virginia Beach, Virginia
College: University of Virginia
Chris Taylor, infielder for the Los Angeles, was first drafted by the Seattle Mariners in 2012. He played in their minor league system from 2012 through most of 2014. During that time, he had 323 hits, 62 doubles, 69 stolen bases, 119 RBIs, and 213 strikeouts to 142 walks in 258 games. As a shortstop, he made 547 assists, 107 double plays, 265 putouts, and 46 errors in 192 games.
Taylor joined the Mariners for 47 games in 2014. During that time, he batted .287 with 39 hits. As a shortstop, he had a .962 fielding percentage. In 2015, he batted .170 in 37 games with the Mariners. He also played in 86 games in the minors.
Taylor was traded to the Dodgers on June 19, 2016. He finished the 2016 season with a .213 batting average in 2 games with the Mariners and 34 games with the Dodgers. He spent the rest of the season in the minors.