Tips Updates
Daily
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Mike DiazHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-2009 MLB Years: 1983-1988
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook


PositionsC-542, OF-164, 1B-128, 3B-9, DH-1Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Anthony Diaz
Height6-2Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 15,1960 [57.312]PlaceSan Francisco,California
High SchoolTerra Nova (Pacifica,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago Cubs in the 30th round (685th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 15,1983 [23.153]
OrganizationsCHN [6] PIT [3] PHI [2] CHA [1] HOU [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID10726Retrosheet IDdiazm001MLBAM ID113332
Research ToolsIntersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Transactions -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Mike Diaz page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed39Power74Contact55XBH68RBIs71Runs41Hitting70Durability72Team.486Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1978Gulf Coast CubsGCLRkchn-c1826681019301734121200000.279.388.368.75625480.327.089.250.35415.0015.001.001.2568.0021.05
1979Geneva CubsNYPLA-chn-c1963237457419173613242450100.312.386.489.87511627267.324.177.270.3908.998.991.002.6233.8636.49
1980Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-c201053865111317184771354832200.293.354.404.75815626428.316.111.218.3458.1811.211.371.8748.2523.01
1981Midland CubsTexAAchn-c2111039056103192106040366445200.264.331.400.73115631437.292.136.238.3368.2414.651.782.2939.0030.10
1982Midland CubsTexAAchn-c2212144354128234227587328540320.289.340.508.84822549482.313.219.293.3726.6417.632.664.5620.1438.28
1983Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-c23742384377133154734314701120.324.400.592.99214131271.350.268.395.43211.4417.341.525.5415.8740.26
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn15c2367221001000000000.286.286.429.715317.286.143.143.3140.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1984Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-c-of241053415292151144621326501310.270.330.443.77315130377.294.173.270.3458.4917.242.033.7124.3632.61
1985Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-c2512844565139294228533467074260.312.384.544.92824255504.330.232.335.4039.1313.891.524.3720.2339.57
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10,59of-1b2697209225690123601194320305.268.330.483.81310121233.280.215.301.3578.1518.452.265.1517.4237.50
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14of-1b27103241285882164810314230736.241.326.490.81611826282.221.249.382.34410.9914.891.355.6715.0644.83
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14of284774617300500161300012.230.367.270.63720390.279.040.257.30417.7814.440.810.000.0017.65
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha201b28401521236603120153010005.237.266.336.602519158.277.099.125.2723.1618.996.001.9050.6725.00
1988Totals for MLB-MLB         8722618539031701214310017.235.302.314.6167112248.278.079.168.2848.4717.342.051.2175.3322.64
2009Lexington LegendsSALAhou44989320227711133163154661109.241.287.309.5969915343.272.068.125.2694.3713.413.070.87106.6719.48
2009Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou214911000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         90321227711133163154761109.240.286.308.5949915344.272.068.125.2684.3613.663.130.87107.0019.48
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter293683701692723110212711286010418.247.319.429.74829360770.258.182.284.0009.2216.621.804.0322.0335.50
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter8222869398822149171024343726263462291415119.287.351.457.80813112683190.310.170.266.0008.2414.481.763.2028.1332.60
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3071024160308578511788810918276690.301.370.521.8915341161152.322.220.327.0009.4615.801.674.4320.0837.66
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter232834110231426321351276815085520.277.336.457.79338180920.303.180.267.0007.3916.302.213.4826.0634.63
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter194706731902821178134509493309.269.324.361.68525541771.296.092.176.0006.4912.191.881.4364.1821.58
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter63237457419173613242450100.312.386.489.87511627267.324.177.270.0008.998.991.002.6233.8636.49
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter26681019301734121200000.279.388.368.75625480.327.089.250.00015.0015.001.001.2568.0021.05
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2475245613120228891166985010413.250.334.456.79023950605.252.206.332.00010.9116.201.484.6318.7138.17
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter401521236603120153010005.237.266.336.602519158.277.099.125.0003.1618.996.001.9050.6725.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter67221001000000000.286.286.429.715317.286.143.143.0000.000.000.000.000.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16237839931511756113971306210.247.319.429.74816233426.258.182.284.0009.2216.621.804.0322.0335.50
Average Minor - Per 162 games16256578162293208675529163322.287.351.457.80825853629.310.170.266.0008.2414.481.763.2028.1332.60

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn18OF6--7---771.0001.17------2623.111.1
1978Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn18C17--478315855.9483.24-----42665.431.5
1979Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn19C61--4233511459458.9987.51-----196396.888.4
1980Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn20C96--62763162706690.9777.19------10591.469.1
1981Midland Cubs TexAAchn21C106--59375164684668.9776.30-----811096.4158.2
1982Midland Cubs TexAAchn22C91--41742156474459.9685.04-----1312175.268.4
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn23C41--2201412-246234.9515.71-----77455.430.1
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn231B1--3---331.0003.00------741.40.7
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23C3--5---551.0001.67-2-100.01650.01.9
1984Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi24OF33--5212-5553.9641.61------10531.423.6
1984Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi24C52--3011511-327316.9666.08-----510549.537.1
1984Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi241B3--20-112120.9526.67------1052.92.1
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit25OF31--593116362.9842.00------310.021.7
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit251B27--22914217245243.9929.00------270.018.9
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi253B4---4--441.0001.00------1283.12.8
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi25C65--410164-430426.9916.55------12850.845.8
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263B5---1--111.0000.20------975.23.1
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261B20--146519152151.9937.55------9720.612.3
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26C1--11--221.0002.00------971.00.6
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26OF38--5512-5856.9661.47------9739.223.5
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit271B32--23020414254250.9847.81------10331.119.8
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27OF37--4622-5048.9601.30------10335.922.8
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27C8--271--28281.0003.50-2166.711037.84.9
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit281B6--484-552521.0008.67------4712.83.8
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28C1---------------472.10.6
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28OF19--15---15151.0000.79------4740.411.9
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28DH1---------------402.50.6
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha281B39--35225530382377.9879.67------4097.524.2
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B97--776541058840830.9888.56------970.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF94--11634-123119.9671.27------940.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C13--332--35351.0002.69-4180.02130.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B5---1--111.0000.20------50.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C158--9314527-1003976.9736.18-----121580.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF64--111431118115.9751.80------640.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B31--25214318269266.9898.58------310.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B4---4--441.0001.00------40.00.0
AA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C197--1010117311011581127.9735.72-----211970.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C96--62763162706690.9777.19------960.00.0
A- Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C61--4233511459458.9987.51-----19610.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C17--478315855.9483.24-----4170.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6--7---771.0001.17------60.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn18-17-------6-
1979Geneva Cubs NYPLA-chn19-61---------
1980Quad Cities Cubs MidwAchn20-96---------
1981Midland Cubs TexAAchn21-106---------
1982Midland Cubs TexAAchn22-91---------
1983Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn23-411--------
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn23-3---------
1984Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi24-523------33-
1985Hawaii Islanders PCLAAApit25--27------31-
1985Portland Beavers PCLAAAphi25-65---4-----
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26-120--5---38-
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27-832------37-
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28-16------19-
1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28--39-------1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1988-12-12Released by White Sox. 
1988-08-19TradeTraded by Pirates to White Sox for Gary Redus. 
1985-04-27TradeTraded by Phillies to Pirates for Steve Herz. 
1984-03-26TradeTraded by Cubs with Bill Campbell to Phillies for Porfi Altamirano, Bob Dernier and Gary Matthews. 
* 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

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2666,500-5862517386,34760,00066,500
1987Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll2790,000-4382238344,90660,000156,500
1988Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll28172,500-4011243392,10762,500329,000
1988Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll28172,500-4011743392,10762,500329,000
* 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