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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   [65.231]
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 YankeesALMLB23C330245.21511151167162.9704.900.6620.2100.02
    1979Tucson TorosPCLAAA24C3800.01832474214207.9675.400.0025.770.42
    1979Oakland AthleticsALMLB24C220165.08013309693.9694.200.5613.629.73
    1979Oakland AthleticsALMLB243B7052.01140015151.0002.100.294.39.55
    1979Oakland AthleticsALMLB24OF460351.0865229391.9782.000.2628.462.25
    1979Oakland AthleticsALMLB24DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.94.14
    1980Oakland AthleticsALMLB25C470394.22681945291287.9866.100.7329.051.13
    1980Oakland AthleticsALMLB25OF8057.02410025251.0003.100.444.98.75
    1980Oakland AthleticsALMLB25DH3100.0000000.0000.000.0019.133.72
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLB26C780680.039145106446436.9785.600.6471.692.91
    1981Oakland AthleticsALMLB26OF6021.08000881.0001.300.385.57.14
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB27C900704.235050118411400.9734.400.5755.689.11
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB273B5036.04300771.0001.400.193.15.05
    1982Oakland AthleticsALMLB27OF10071.0141101615.9381.500.216.29.98
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB28C800620.131647106373363.9734.500.5949.483.32
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB283B208.01000111.0000.500.131.22.17
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB28OF240139.0450104645.9781.900.3214.825.06
    1983Oakland AthleticsALMLB28DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.22.113
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB29C1080830.04235477484477.9864.400.5766.777.11
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB293B203.01100221.0001.000.671.21.45
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB29SS100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.75
    1984Oakland AthleticsALMLB29OF450267.0711117372.9861.600.2727.832.15
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB30C1120827.048344109537527.9814.700.6469.181.21
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB303B13076.2718112625.9621.900.338.09.45
    1985Oakland AthleticsALMLB30OF350180.0495105554.9821.500.3021.625.45
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB31C630480.125930104299289.9674.600.6039.196.92
    1986Detroit TigersALMLB31C290235.0145921156154.9875.300.6617.996.73
    1986Detroit TigersALMLB313B101.0001010.0000.000.000.63.35
    1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB31OF206.01000111.0000.500.171.23.19
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB32C670486.23373845379375.9895.600.7741.472.02
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB321B4016.02010321211.0005.301.312.54.35
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB322B101.0000000.0000.000.000.61.15
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB323B405.0121043.7500.800.602.54.36
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB32SS203.00100111.0000.500.331.22.26
    1987Detroit TigersALMLB32OF240121.12610027271.0001.100.2214.825.86
    1988Detroit TigersALMLB33C750555.03572463387381.9845.100.6946.387.22
    1988Detroit TigersALMLB33OF9039.24000441.0000.400.105.610.59
    1989Detroit TigersALMLB34C1170937.158266910657648.9865.500.6972.295.91
    1989Detroit TigersALMLB343B407.0121043.7500.800.432.53.38
    1989Detroit TigersALMLB34OF305.01000111.0000.300.201.92.512
    1989Detroit TigersALMLB34DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.814
    1990Detroit TigersALMLB35C1170889.158554137652639.9805.500.7272.295.91
    1990Detroit TigersALMLB35SS101.01000111.0001.001.000.60.84
    1990Detroit TigersALMLB35OF307.02000221.0000.700.291.92.513
    1990Detroit TigersALMLB35DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.617
    1991Atlanta BravesNLMLB36C450324.11923321227225.9915.000.6927.891.82
    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
    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 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