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Mike CubbageTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1970-1982 MLB Years: 1974-1981
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Positions3B-459, 1B-167, 2B-53, DH-33Position when DraftedSS-3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Lee Cubbage
Height6-0Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 21,1950 [67.310]PlaceCharlottesville,Virginia
High SchoolLane (Charlottesville,VA)
CollegeUniversity of Virginia (Charlottesville,VA)

DraftedSelected by the Washington Senators II [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (25th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Washington Senators II [Team Picks] in the 6th round (116th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutApril 7,1974 [23.260]
OrganizationsMIN [5] TEX [5] NYN [2] WS2 [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID10376Retrosheet IDcubbm101MLBAM ID112909
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the University of Virginia Baseball Hall of Fame in 2018
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed28Power59Contact65XBH57RBIs62Runs35Hitting56Durability39Team.495Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970VirginiaCollegeSo3b19331150398060000000000.339.339.565.9046514115.303.226.226.3980.000.000.005.2219.1735.90
1971VirginiaCollegeJr3b202910925327322700221500000.294.412.468.8805112131.326.174.376.40016.7911.450.681.5354.5037.50
1971GenevaNYPLA--20561744260150846000000000.345.345.569.9149923174.313.224.224.4100.000.000.004.6021.7538.33
1972BurlingtonCaroA+-211053345094172636000000000.281.281.398.67913325334.268.117.117.3080.000.000.001.8055.6726.60
1973PittsfieldNYPLA--22109346811081631365000000000.312.312.488.80016932346.285.176.176.3570.000.000.003.7626.6229.63
1974SpokanePCLAAA-2390339621072521661000000000.316.316.543.85918443339.282.227.227.3860.000.000.004.7221.1940.19
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex43b-2b23915000000000400000.000.000.000.0000015.000.000.000.0000.0026.670.000.000.000.00
1975SpokanePCLAAA-245621750681821034000000000.313.313.553.86612030217.280.240.240.3870.000.000.004.6121.7044.12
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex42b245814312326042100181404322.224.305.350.6555010168.219.126.252.29910.718.330.782.3835.7531.25
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex4dh-2b251432270000007700001.219.359.219.5787039.280.000.219.29417.9517.951.000.000.000.00
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263b251043424089195349114237332310.260.344.371.71512727392.283.111.234.33210.719.440.880.77114.0030.34
1976Totals for AL-AL         1183744296195349114944332311.257.346.358.70413427431.283.101.233.32911.3710.210.900.70124.6728.13
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263b261294176011016595514374906464.264.321.391.71216330464.278.127.209.3137.9710.561.321.9446.3327.27
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263b271253944011112775731404417237.282.348.401.74915826444.301.119.226.3399.019.911.101.5856.2923.42
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263b2894243266710122318392605422.276.371.350.7218513291.297.074.206.33113.408.930.670.69121.5019.40
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin261b2910328529709084201233716344.246.301.361.66210317318.255.115.193.2967.2311.641.612.5235.6324.29
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn33b30678091722140091500112.213.289.325.61426590.246.112.225.28010.0016.671.671.1180.0029.41
1982Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-1b3111336954992801054247671205110.268.392.425.81715738452.304.157.358.36316.8115.710.932.2136.9038.38
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter7031951218503742034251615215233531192132.258.330.369.6997191282221.275.111.216.0009.6810.491.081.5357.3825.45
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5291779339536119963296247671205110.301.330.485.8158621911862.287.184.225.0004.083.810.933.3828.2435.63
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25992516627471436149247671205110.296.349.498.8474611111008.289.202.282.0007.547.040.933.5725.6940.51
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1053345094172636000000000.281.281.398.67913325334.268.117.117.0000.000.000.001.8055.6726.60
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16552012316831321111000000000.323.323.515.83826855520.295.192.192.0000.000.000.004.0424.7632.74
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter62224257115382700221500000.317.378.518.89611626246.313.201.299.0008.946.100.683.2528.0036.62
Minnesota Twins Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5551681195447661829226615181193527151827.266.336.378.7146361131909.284.112.215.0009.4810.111.071.5257.9725.28
Texas Rangers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter8119014396042100252504323.205.294.300.5945710222.213.095.226.00011.2611.261.001.8047.5025.64
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter678091722140091500112.213.289.325.61426590.246.112.225.00010.0016.671.671.1180.0029.41
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624505011617585813505417457.258.330.369.69916629512.275.111.216.0009.6810.491.081.5357.3825.45
Average Minor - Per 162 games162545104164363199111232210230.301.330.485.81526458570.287.184.225.0004.083.810.933.3828.2435.63

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex233B3--13--441.0001.33------933.31.9
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex232B2--66141312.9236.00------922.21.3
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex242B37--67111724185178.9624.81------5863.822.8
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex243B3--141165.8331.67------585.21.9
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex24DH2---------------583.41.2
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin253B99--712091822298280.9402.83------10495.261.1
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex25DH6---------------1442.93.7
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex252B5--89-317171.0003.40------1435.73.1
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25DH2---------------1041.91.2
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin252B2--1-1-21.5000.50------1041.91.2
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex253B1---------------147.10.6
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin263B126--902661829374356.9522.83------12997.778.3
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26DH1---------------1290.80.6
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin273B115--65233924307298.9712.59------12592.071.0
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin272B5--44-1881.0001.60------1254.03.1
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin283B63--3494109138128.9282.03------9467.038.9
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28DH21---------------9422.313.0
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin281B1--4---441.0004.00------941.10.6
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin282B1---------------941.10.6
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin291B72--51244256558556.9967.72------10369.944.7
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin293B32--2954268583.9762.59------10331.119.9
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29DH1---------------1031.00.6
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin292B1--42-2661.0006.00------1031.00.6
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn303B12--5211-2726.9632.17------6717.911.7
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn311B94--81370589888883.9949.39------11383.268.6
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn313B5--2---221.0000.40------1134.43.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B454--296884599112391180.9522.60------4540.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B73--51644256562560.9967.67------730.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 6 season(s)-   2B53--90132934231222.9614.19------530.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH33---------------330.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B94--81370589888883.9949.39------940.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B5--2---221.0000.40------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974Texas RangersALMLBtex23---2-3-----
1975Texas RangersALMLBtex24---37-3----2
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin25---2-99----2
1976Texas RangersALMLBtex25---5-1----6
1977Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin26-----126----1
1978Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27---5-115-----
1979Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin28--11-63----21
1980Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin29--721-32----1
1981New York MetsNLMLBnyn30-----12-----
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn31--94--5-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1983Little Falls MetsNYPLA-Minornyn32Manager754827.6400.51 
1984Lynchburg MetsCaroA+Minornyn33Manager1388949.645--1 League Champions
1985Lynchburg MetsCaroA+Minornyn34Manager1409545.679--1 Lost in Finals
1986Jackson MetsTexAAMinornyn35Manager1357263.5337.52 Lost in Finals
1987Tidewater TidesILAAAMinornyn36Manager1408159.579--1 Lost in Finals
1988Tidewater TidesILAAAMinornyn37Manager1417764.546--1 Lost in Finals (Rochester)
1989Tidewater TidesILAAAMinornyn38Manager1467769.5274.03 
1990New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn39First Base Coach1629171.5624.02Bud Harrelson,Davey Johnson
1990New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn39Hitting Coach1629171.5624.02Bud Harrelson,Davey Johnson
1991New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn40Third Base Coach1617784.47820.55Bud Harrelson,Mike Cubbage
1991New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn40Manager1617784.47820.55 
1992New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn41Third Base Coach1627290.44424.05Jeff Torborg
1993New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42Third Base Coach16259103.36438.07Dallas Green,Jeff Torborg
1994New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn43Third Base Coach1135558.48718.53Dallas Green
1995New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn44Third Base Coach1446975.47921.02Dallas Green
1996New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn45Third Base Coach1627191.43825.04Dallas Green,Bobby Valentine
1997Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou46Third Base Coach1628478.519--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou47Third Base Coach16210260.630--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Padres)
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou48Third Base Coach1629765.599--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou49Third Base Coach1627290.44423.04Larry Dierker
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou50Third Base Coach1629369.574--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos51Third Base Coach1629369.57410.52Grady Little-
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos52Third Base Coach1629567.5866.02Grady LittleLost ALCS (Yankees)
2010Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba59Special Assignment Scout1629666.593--1Joe MaddonLost in 1st Round (Rangers)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1971Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (SS)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-04-05Released by Mets. 
1980-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1980-10-23Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-06-01TradeTraded by Rangers with Jim Gideon, Roy Smalley, Bill Singer and Cash to Twins for Danny Thompson 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.