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Mike CookTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1994 MLB Years: 1986-1993
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-289, 1B-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Horace Cook
Height6-3Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 14,1963 [54.282]PlaceCharleston,South Carolina
High SchoolSt. Andrews (Charleston,SC)
CollegeUniversity of South Carolina (Columbia,SC)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Philadelphia Phillies [Team Picks] in the 6th round (145th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$92,000Signing ScoutsAlex Cosmidis
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1987-CAL-#4 ... 1988-CAL-#7
MLB DebutJuly 1,1986 [22.322]
OrganizationsCAL [4] MIN [2] BAL [2] NYN [1] SEA [1] SLN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID10150Retrosheet IDcookm001MLBAM ID112626
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts60Walks25Hittable48SO/BB34vsPower48Hitting0Durability51Team.491Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1984South CarolinaCollegeNCAASoRel2063--1401400000.00000081000----------0.00.667-
1985South CarolinaCollegeNCAAJrST211621.91191908000141.09939300601680001.136.32--3.8310.722.80.889-
1985Quad Cities AngelsMidwAcal-ST21001.80220000010.063207101001.305.40--6.309.001.43--
1986Midland AngelsTexAAcal-ST22463.50151502000105.010154412528210001.458.630.174.447.011.58.400-
1986Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-ST22415.37990000055.04942331024353001.327.971.633.905.691.46.800-
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0874.15242402000160.21509674127611713001.418.400.674.266.551.54.533-
1986California AngelsALMLBcal46Rel22029.0051400109.0131293760002.2213.003.007.006.000.86.0008.10
1987Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-ST23476.4815150420083.08164608545412001.628.750.865.835.831.00.364-
1987California AngelsALMLBcal46Rel23125.5016115006034.0342121718273101.518.911.834.727.081.50.3335.52
1988Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-R/CL24594.855154600341091.09356491141846001.479.201.094.058.312.05.357-
1988California AngelsALMLBcal43Rel24014.9130300103.24220121011.369.82--2.454.912.00.0003.31
1989Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-R/CL25533.664204200361264.0532926135555001.387.450.144.927.731.57.625-
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin33Rel25015.0615015005021.0221212117150011.839.280.427.176.330.88.0004.50
1990Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin33ST26683.20191902100115.01055441859634001.428.190.624.604.921.07.429-
1991Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-S/R27249.681064001030.2453533524181002.2513.211.477.045.280.75.333-
1992Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-Rel28324.6043043008058.2583130531563001.528.900.774.768.591.81.600-
1993Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-R/CL29673.105705700381381.07739283487411001.548.520.335.318.191.54.462-
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal55Rel29000.0020200003.01000231001.003.00--6.009.001.50-2.99
1994Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-Rel30013.1240400108.29330551001.629.35--5.195.191.00.000-
1994Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-R/CL30262.054904900431957.0571713020595001.359.00--3.169.322.95.250-
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--R/CL0272.195305300441965.2662016025646001.399.05--3.438.772.56.222-
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter165.55412390013070.07447441145535121.679.341.395.686.691.18.1432.50
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter41544.25316712458316154758.27344273595340059562001.498.680.634.737.041.49.432-
AAA Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter37484.41299542456316154643.06273703165134150351001.508.740.714.767.011.48.435-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter463.50151502000105.010154412528210001.458.630.174.447.011.58.400-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.80220000010.063207101001.305.40--6.309.001.43--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2251.213319148000222.29939300603130000.714.00--2.4312.655.22.815-
California Angels Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter156.1324222008046.15135321026354111.649.771.914.986.701.35.167-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter015.0615015005021.0221212117150011.839.280.427.176.330.88.000-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0020200003.01000231001.003.00--6.009.001.50--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings3195.55126612000400220.02281451363413916315361.679.341.395.686.691.18.1362.50
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings12164.25912170214716220.02121231041511617218001.498.680.634.737.041.49.429-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-p26201000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1992Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p28434021000000200000.500.500.7501.2503141.000.250.250.5560.0050.000.000.000.0050.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter635021000000200000.400.400.6001.000315.667.200.200.0000.0040.000.000.000.0050.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter635021000000200000.400.400.6001.000315.667.200.200.0000.0040.000.000.000.0050.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16213053000000500000.400.400.6001.0008313.667.200.200.0000.0040.000.000.000.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Midland Angels TexAAcal22P15--9101-2019.9501.27------15100.011.3
1986Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal22P9--210-112121.0001.33------9100.06.4
1986California AngelsALMLBcal22P5-9-2--221.0000.400.22-----5100.03.1
1987California AngelsALMLBcal23P16-3448-112121.0000.750.35-----16100.09.9
1988California AngelsALMLBcal24P3-3-------------3100.01.9
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin25P42--191-1110.9090.24------42100.029.2
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin251B1--1---111.0001.00------422.40.7
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25P15-212---221.0000.130.10-----15100.09.3
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin26P19--816122524.9601.26------2095.013.7
1991Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea27P10--37-210101.0001.00------10100.07.4
1992Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln28P43--631-109.9000.21------43100.030.1
1993Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal29P57--57521712.7060.21------57100.040.4
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29P2-3-------------2100.01.2
1994Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn30P49--46--10101.0000.20------49100.034.5
1994Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal30P4--13--441.0001.00------4100.02.5
MLB Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P41-70610-116161.0000.390.23-----410.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P233--3061879991.9190.39------2330.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P15--9101-2019.9501.27------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Midland Angels TexAAcal2215----------
1986Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal229----------
1986California AngelsALMLBcal225----------
1987California AngelsALMLBcal2316----------
1988California AngelsALMLBcal243----------
1989Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2542-1--------
1989Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2515----------
1990Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin2619----------
1991Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea2710----------
1992Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2843----------
1993Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal2957----------
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal292----------
1994Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn3049----------
1994Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal304----------

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993Winter League All-Star (P)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1993-01-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1992-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1991-07-04Released by Mariners. 
1991-04-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mariners. 
1991-04-05Released by Twins. 
1988-11-03TradeTraded by Angels with Paul Sorrento and Rob Wassenaar to Twins for Kevin Trudeau and Bert Blyleven. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985California Angels-2192,000-------92,000Signing Bonus out of 1985 Draft (1st round - 19th overall)
1986California AngelsTeam Payroll2260,000-61431-386,34760,000152,000
1987California AngelsTeam Payroll2360,000-59530-344,90660,000212,000
1988California AngelsTeam Payroll2462,500-60430-392,10762,500274,500
1989Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2562,500-69132-429,80262,500337,000
1993Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll29109,000-75734-968,431109,000446,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red