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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Thomas Heath
Stat Years
1973-1992  [mlb] 1978-1991
Height/Weight
5-11 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1247) ... OF (234) ... 3B (46) ... DH (39) ... SS (5) ... 1B (5) ... 2B (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1955-02-05 in Tampa, Florida   [65.179]
High School
Hillsborough (Tampa,FL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the New York Yankees in Round #2 (#37 overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1978-06-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.118)
Service Time
Organizations
OAK [8] DET [5] NYA [2] SLN [1] ATL [1] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12599 ... retro id: heatm001 ... mlbam id: 115676
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1973Johnson CityAppRk----18c---148166172952010000000000.175.175.229.404166387.000.054.0000.000.000.000.00.0024.1
    1974OneontaNYPLA-----19c---265234516663334000000000.282.282.372.6542348712.000.090.0000.000.000.0078.01.2818.2
    1975Fort LauderdaleFSLA+----20c---398376438773123000000000.231.231.274.50537610311.000.043.0000.000.000.00376.00.2712.6
    1976Fort LauderdaleFSLA+----21c---4802672871163230000000000.266.266.371.6372679921.000.105.0000.000.000.00133.50.7529.6
    1977West Haven YankeesEastAAnya-22c---598352589413584250295573300.267.332.401.73339414126.230.134.2957.3613.961.9044.02.0327.7
    1978West Haven YankeesEastAAnya-23c---666217436416182793343924100.295.394.488.88225810625.378.193.32713.1815.121.1527.13.1039.1
    1978New York YankeesALMLBnya4623cL-S-E-P633926213108004911101.228.265.283.54899264.098.055.2504.049.092.250.00.0019.0
    1979Tucson TorosPCLAAAtex-24c---75419621538212821142521100.270.324.347.6712146811.153.077.3046.5411.681.79196.00.4720.8
    1979Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak4824ofL-S-E-P774258196680327101718335114.256.304.322.6262868311.136.066.2605.946.291.0686.01.0516.7
    1980Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak4825c-dhL-S-E-P892305277410213333162807127.243.280.298.5783299113.108.055.2644.868.511.75305.00.3017.6
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak226cL-S-E-P98430126717183033133615119.236.269.346.61532110416.153.110.2444.0511.212.7737.62.4922.5
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak227cL-S-E-P10101318437718433983273602433.242.298.352.65035111225.211.110.2617.6910.261.33106.00.8532.5
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak228cL-S-E-P1196345459717063334185911149.281.318.383.70136613223.151.102.3244.9216.123.2857.51.6423.7
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak229cL-S-E-P12140475491182151364742672124214.248.287.396.68350818839.208.148.2665.1214.172.7736.52.5633.0
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak230cL-S-E-P131384367110918613557741631104013.250.313.408.72149217837.252.158.2648.3312.801.5433.52.6433.9
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln531cL-S-E-P146519019398142523233611145.205.293.321.6142166113.232.116.23210.6516.671.5747.51.8533.3
    1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet831cL-S-E-P1430981126304114141700101.265.291.418.709103417.224.153.2823.8816.504.2524.53.8826.9
    1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet832cL-S-E-P1593270347616083315214231105.281.339.430.76929611624.211.149.3087.0914.192.0033.82.7031.6
    1988Detroit TigersALMLBdet833cL-S-E-P168621924547251810183213006.247.307.365.6722418014.205.118.2697.4713.281.7843.82.0725.9
    1989Detroit TigersALMLBdet834cL-S-E-P17122396381041621043712471414218.263.308.389.69742915428.202.126.2955.5916.552.9639.62.3326.9
    1990Detroit TigersALMLBdet835cL-S-E-P1812237046100182738761971423012.270.311.386.69739814327.170.116.3154.7717.843.7452.91.7627.0
    1991Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl836cL-S-E-P1949139429311120072612154.209.250.266.516150375.108.057.2484.6717.333.71139.00.6717.2
    1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak2537c---2088234174961222101439013020.209.254.269.523261639.124.060.2445.3614.942.79117.00.7718.4
    MLB Totals (15 yrs)1325421246210611732786469544027861622413224121.252.300.367.66745851546286.184.115.2756.0613.442.2249.01.8827.0
    American League Totals (13 yrs)121138834399931622581432523724855420383015112.256.302.373.67542191448268.185.117.2785.8813.132.2347.91.9227.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)114329236811253723306223299.207.275.298.5733669818.179.091.2398.2016.942.0765.81.3726.5
    Minor League Totals5972042278513772025216174911581121520.251.286.345.6312170705122.145.094.2624.197.281.7481.71.1523.8
    Minor: Rk Totals48166172952010000000000.175.175.229.404166387.054.054.1750.000.000.000.00.0024.1
    Minor: A- Totals65234516663334000000000.282.282.372.6542348712.090.090.2730.000.000.0078.01.2818.2
    Minor: A+ Totals17864371158236353000000000.246.246.314.56064320232.068.068.2420.000.000.00214.30.4720.2
    Minor: AA Totals1645691011582961669143639497400.278.357.434.79165224751.286.156.3079.6614.421.4935.62.4532.3
    Minor: AAA Totals14243038102143350312864214120.237.286.305.59147513120.137.068.2725.8913.472.29143.30.6319.6
    Oakland Athletics Totals (7 yrs)72524382806129918472813224158312730201369.251.296.364.6602653888164.181.113.2695.9611.761.9751.91.7726.8
    Detroit Tigers Totals (5 yrs)4531353153360606341432013862331279242.266.314.395.7091467534100.197.129.2985.8615.882.7139.82.3227.8
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)6519019398142523233611145.205.293.321.6142166113.232.116.23210.6516.671.5747.51.8533.3
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)49139429311120072612154.209.250.266.516150375.108.057.2484.6717.333.71139.00.6717.2
    New York Yankees Totals (1 yrs)33926213108004911101.228.265.283.54899264.098.055.2504.049.092.250.00.0019.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1978West Haven YankeesEastAA23C6500.033551107396386.9755.900.0046.898.52
    1978West Haven YankeesEastAA23SS100.00200221.0002.000.000.71.54
    1978New York YankeesALMLB23C3300.01511151167162.9704.900.0020.2100.02
    1979Tucson TorosPCLAAA24C3800.01832474214207.9675.400.0025.770.42
    1979Oakland AthleticsALMLB24C2200.08013309693.9694.200.0013.629.73
    1979Oakland AthleticsALMLB243B700.01140015151.0002.100.004.39.55
    1979Oakland AthleticsALMLB24OF4600.0865229391.9782.000.0028.462.25
    1979Oakland AthleticsALMLB24DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.94.14
    1980Oakland AthleticsALMLB25C4700.02681945291287.9866.100.0029.051.13
    1980Oakland AthleticsALMLB25OF800.02410025251.0003.100.004.98.75
    1980Oakland AthleticsALMLB25DH3100.0000000.0000.000.0019.133.72
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLB26C7800.039145106446436.9785.600.0071.692.91
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLB26OF600.08000881.0001.300.005.57.14
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB27C9000.035050118411400.9734.400.0055.689.11
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB273B500.04300771.0001.400.003.15.05
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB27OF1000.0141101615.9381.500.006.29.98
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB28C8000.031647106373363.9734.500.0049.483.32
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB283B200.01000111.0000.500.001.22.17
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB28OF2400.0450104645.9781.900.0014.825.06
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB28DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.113
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB29C10800.04235477484477.9864.400.0066.777.11
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB293B200.01100221.0001.000.001.21.45
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB29SS100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.75
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB29OF4500.0711117372.9861.600.0027.832.15
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB30C11200.048344109537527.9814.700.0069.181.21
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB303B1300.0718112625.9621.900.008.09.45
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB30OF3500.0495105554.9821.500.0021.625.45
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB31C6300.025930104299289.9674.600.0039.196.92
    1986Detroit TigersALMLB31C2900.0145921156154.9875.300.0017.996.73
    1986Detroit TigersALMLB313B100.0001010.0000.000.000.63.35
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB31OF200.01000111.0000.500.001.23.19
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB32C6700.03373845379375.9895.600.0041.472.02
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB321B400.02010321211.0005.300.002.54.35
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB322B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.15
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB323B400.0121043.7500.800.002.54.36
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB32SS200.00100111.0000.500.001.22.26
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB32OF2400.02610027271.0001.100.0014.825.86
    1988Detroit TigersALMLB33C7500.03572463387381.9845.100.0046.387.22
    1988Detroit TigersALMLB33OF900.04000441.0000.400.005.610.59
    1989Detroit TigersALMLB34C11700.058266910657648.9865.500.0072.295.91
    1989Detroit TigersALMLB343B400.0121043.7500.800.002.53.38
    1989Detroit TigersALMLB34OF300.01000111.0000.300.001.92.512
    1989Detroit TigersALMLB34DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.814
    1990Detroit TigersALMLB35C11700.058554137652639.9805.500.0072.295.91
    1990Detroit TigersALMLB35SS100.01000111.0001.000.000.60.84
    1990Detroit TigersALMLB35OF300.02000221.0000.700.001.92.513
    1990Detroit TigersALMLB35DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.617
    1991Atlanta BravesNLMLB36C4500.01923321227225.9915.000.0027.891.82
    1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAA37C6100.02152613242241.9964.000.0042.769.32
    1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAA371B100.06310109.9009.000.000.71.15
    1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAA373B800.0460110101.0001.300.005.69.16
    1992Tacoma TigersPCLAAA37OF1900.0281103029.9671.500.0013.321.69
    MLB Totals - (C)10830049195371067355625456.9815.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)4002010321211.0005.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)38001640416056.9331.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)4001100221.0000.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)215003311463351345.9831.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)3900000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)99003985087456448.9824.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)1006310109.9009.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)800460110101.0001.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1900281103029.9671.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)650033551107396386.9755.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (SS)1000200221.0002.000.000.00.00
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1978MLB-33---------
    1978Minor-65---1-----
    1979MLB-22--7----463
    1979Minor-38---------
    1980MLB-47-------831
    1981MLB-78-------6-
    1982MLB-90--5----10-
    1983MLB-80--2----242
    1984MLB-108--21---45-
    1985MLB-112--13----35-
    1986MLB-92--1----2-
    1987MLB-674142---24-
    1988MLB-75-------9-
    1989MLB-117--4----31
    1990MLB-117---1---32
    1991MLB-45---------
    1992Minor-611-8----19-
    Totals-124751465---23439