TRAVIS CHICK
RP, Altoona Curve
Age: 26
Born: June 10, 1984
Height: 6′ 3″
Weight: 220
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Drafted: 14th Round, 413th overall, 2002
High School: Whitehouse HS (Whitehouse, TX)
How Acquired:
Amateur FA
Agent: N/A
SCOUTING REPORT
Chick was once a top prospect in the San Diego and Cincinnati farm systems, and has been involved in several trades during his career, but hasn’t been able to get out of the AA/AAA level, with just 36.2 innings at the AAA level after eight seasons. ┬áChick has bounced around as a minor league free agent the past few years, and after playing indy ball in 2010, was signed by the Pirates as depth for the Indianapolis Indians.
STATS
MINORS:


CONTRACT INFORMATION
2010: Minor League Contract

Other Details:
  • N/A
PLAYER INFORMATION
Signing Bonus: N/A
MiLB Debut: 2002
MLB Debut: N/A
MiLB FA Eligible: Eligible
MLB FA Eligible: N/A
Rule 5 Eligible: Eligible
Added to 40-Man: N/A
Options Remaining: 2 (USED: 2006)
MLB Service Time: 0.000
AWARDS / ACHIEVEMENTS / PROSPECT RANKINGS
AWARDS / ACHIEVEMENTS
PROSPECT RANKINGS

Baseball America
2005: #5 SD
2006: #10 CIN
TRANSACTIONS
June 5, 2002: Drafted by the Florida Marlins in the 14th round, 413th overall.
June 7, 2002: Signed by the Anaheim Angels as an amateur free agent.
July 31, 2004: Acquired by the San Diego Padres from the Florida Marlins in exchange for Ismael Valdez.
July 23, 2005: Acquired by the Cincinnati Reds from the San Diego Padres along with Justin Germano in exchange for Joe Randa.
November 18, 2005: Contract purchased by the Cincinnati Reds.
July 6, 2006: Acquired by the Seattle Mariners from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for Eddie Guardado.
November 20, 2006: Outrighted to AAA by the Seattle Mariners.
January 8, 2009: Signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers to a minor league contract.
February 3, 2010: Signed by the Los Angeles Angels to a minor league contract.
April 8, 2010: Released by the Los Angeles Angels.
July 27, 2010: Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates to a minor league contract.
August 13, 2010: Acquired by the Texas Rangers from the Pittsburgh Pirates for a player to be named later.