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Chris Bostick | Second Baseman | #44

Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Age / DOB:  (25) / 3/24/1993
Ht / Wt:  5'10" / 190
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 44 (0) / OAK
Contract: view contract details

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Pirates recalled INF/OF Chris Bostick from Triple-A Indianapolis.
Bostick was up briefly with the Pirates back in May but has spent nearly all of the season at Indy, hitting .294/.362/.418 with seven homers and eight steals. He'll operate in a utility role. Sun, Sep 3, 2017 10:35:00 AM

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Pirates optioned INF/OF Chris Bostick to Triple-A Indianapolis.

Bostick was hitless in four at-bats during his short stay in the majors.
Fri, May 12, 2017 05:35:00 PM

Pirates recalled INF/OF Chris Bostick from Triple-A Indianapolis.

Bostick has hit .320/.347/.495 across 24 games in Triple-A this season. He'll provide some depth all over the field.
Mon, May 8, 2017 05:31:00 PM

The Pirates are expected to call up utility player Chris Bostick from Triple-A Indianapolis on Monday.

The Pirates have yet to make an official announcement, so the corresponding roster move isn't known. Bostick, 24, is hitting .320/.347/.495 across 24 games in Triple-A this season. He'll provide some depth between the infield and outfield.
Mon, May 8, 2017 11:42:00 AM

Pirates optioned infielder Chris Bostick to Triple-A Indianapolis and reassigned INF Erich Weiss to minor league camp.

The Pirates acquired Bostick from the Nationals after he was designated for assignment last September, and he was 6-for-21 with seven walks this spring. Unfortunately, his best position is second base and the Pirates have four options ahead of him there right now.
Fri, Mar 17, 2017 05:05:00 PM

Pirates acquired INF Chris Bostick from the Nationals for C Taylor Gushue and cash considerations.

Bostick batted .250/.313/.386 with eight home runs and 11 stolen bases in 539 plate appearances this season between Double-A Harrisburg and Triple-A Syracuse. The 23-year-old infielder has yet to appear in a major league game and it doesn't sound like that will change in the final week of the 2016 campaign.
Mon, Sep 26, 2016 03:35:00 PM

Nationals designated 2B Chris Bostick for assignment.

The move clears a spot on the 40-man roster for Joe Ross' return. Bostick, 23, batted .250/.313/.386 with eight homers and 11 steals between Double- and Triple-A this season.
Sun, Sep 18, 2016 01:12:00 PM

National purchased the contract of 2B Chris Bostick from Double-A Harrisburg.

Bostick batted .258/.312/.398 with 12 homers and 31 steals in the minors in 2015. Acquired from the Rangers last winter in exchange for Ross Detwiler, the 22-year-old will likely open the season at Double-A.
Thu, Nov 19, 2015 05:50:00 PM

Nationals prospect 2B Chris Bostick has been promoted to Double-A Harrisburg from High-A Potomac.

Bostick is moving up to Harrisburg after batting .274/.344/.393 with 17 extra-base hits (four home runs), 18 RBI and 15 stolen bases in 62 games for Potomac. The 22-year-old second baseman was acquired during the offseason from the Rangers, who acquired him from the A’s prior to the 2014 season. Bostick, a 44th-round draft pick back in 2011, owns a .270/.341/.422 career batting line to go along with 33 home runs, 88 doubles, 24 triples and 80 steals in 405 games over five seasons.
Tue, Jun 16, 2015 01:20:00 PM

Nationals acquired INF Chris Bostick and RHP Abel de los Santos from the Rangers in exchange for LHP Ross Detwiler.

Bostick, 21, was acquired from the A's in the Craig Gentry/Josh Lindblom deal and batted .251/.322/.412 with 11 home runs and 62 RBI over 130 games this past season in High-A.
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 07:49:00 PM

Scott Boeck of USA Today reports that the Nationals will acquire infielder Chris Bostick and right-hander Abel de los Santos from the Rangers in the Ross Detwiler deal.

No official announcement yet from the team. Bostick, 21, was acquired from the A's in the Craig Gentry/Josh Lindblom deal and batted .251/.322/.412 with 11 home runs and 62 RBI over 130 games this past season in High-A. De Los Santos, a 22-year-old reliever, had an impressive 1.92 ERA and 65/18 K/BB ratio over 56 1/3 innings between Class A and High-A this past season.
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 04:23:00 PM

Rangers prospect 2B Chris Bostick was 3-for-4 with a home run, stolen base and two RBI Thursday for High-A Myrtle Beach.

Bostick, who was acquired from the A's during the offseason, got off to a dreadful start this season at Myrtle Beach, batting just .149 through his first 12 games. Since then, the 21-year-old has been one of the hottest hitters in the minor leagues, with a .415/.457/.756 batting line, eight extra-base hits and 12 RBI in his last 10 games, including six multi-hit performances. In his full-season debut last year, Bostick posted an .806 OPS with 25 doubles, 14 home runs, 89 RBI and 25 stolen bases in 129 games for Low-A Beloit.
Fri, May 2, 2014 02:33:00 PM

Rangers acquired INF Chris Bostick and OF Michael Choice from the Athletics for OF Craig Gentry and RHP Josh Lindblom.

Bostick, a 44th round pick in 2011, is coming off a breakout season in which he batted .282/.354/.452 with 14 home runs and 89 RBI over 129 games with Class A Beloit. The second base prospect turns 21 in March.
Tue, Dec 3, 2013 02:16:00 PM

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