Chad Pinder, Infield, Oakland Athletics, #18
Date of Birth: 3/29/1992
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia
College: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Chad Pinder, infielder for the Oakland Athletics, was drafted by the Athletics in 2013. He played in their minor league system from 2013 through most of 2016. In 2015, he was named the Texas League (Shortstop) Player of the Year.
Pinder joined the Athletics for 22 games in 2016. He batted .235 with 12 hits. He also played in 107 games in the minors.
Batting statistics for Pinder as a minor league player from 2013 through 2016 include:
- 360 games played
- 405 hits
- 91 doubles
- 200 RBIs
- 351 strikeouts to 87 walks
- .280 batting average