Chris Holt was drafted in the 3rd round of the 1992 amateur draft. On December 11, 2000 he was traded by the Astros with Roger Cedeno and Mitch Meluskey to the Detroit Tigers for Brad Ausmus, Doug Brocail and Nelson Cruz.
Holt spent the majority of his MLB career with Houston, except for the 30 games with Detroit and 12 games with AAA Colorado Springs in 2002 before going to Japan.
He was a member of the Astros' National League Central Division champions in 1997 and 1999.
Astros (1996-97, 1999-2000) Detroit Tigers (2001) Yokohama BayStars (NPB) (2002-03)