Christopher Anthony Denorfia (born July 15, 1980, in Bristol, Connecticut) is a Major League Baseball outfielder for the San Diego Padres.
A graduate of Wheaton College in Massachusetts, Denorfia was the Cincinnati Reds 19th round pick in the 2002 MLB Draft. Is a graduate of Choate Rosemary Hall.
Chris reached the major leagues with the Reds in 2005. He also saw time with Cincinnati in 2006. Denorfia had Tommy John surgery on his right elbow in March of 2007 after tearing a ligament during an exhibition game.