Christopher Bob Shelton
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 220 lb.
- School University of Utah
- High School Cottonwood High School (Murray)
- Debut April 15, 2004
- Final Game July 30, 2009
- Born June 26, 1980 in Salt Lake City, UT USA
Chris Shelton was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 33rd round of the 2001 amateur draft. He was signed by scout Ted Williams and made his pro debut that summer. Shelton was taken by the Detroit Tigers in the 2003 Rule V Draft.
in 2006, Shelton became the fastest player in American League history to reach 9 home runs, doing so in the Tigers 13th game. After his hot April, his numbers plummeted, and his career never recovered.