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Mark LangstonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1999 MLB Years: 1984-1999
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Drafted
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PositionsP-532Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMark Edward Langston
Height6-2Weight185BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 20,1960 [58.113]PlaceSan Diego,California
High SchoolBuchser (Santa Clara,CA)
CollegeSan Jose State University (San Jose,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (35th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Chicago Cubs [Team Picks] in the 15th round (377th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsBob Harrison
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-SEA-#5 ... 1984-SEA-#4
MLB DebutApril 7,1984 [23.230]
OrganizationsSEA [9] CAL [7] CLE [1] MON [1] SDN [1] ANA [1] Awards13Awards Voting3-96
TBC Player ID14096Retrosheet IDlangm001MLBAM ID117480
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (LHP) in 1984 ... Opening day starter for Seattle Mariners in 1987-1989 and California Angels in 1992-1994,1997
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts71Walks34Hittable64SO/BB56vsPower64Hitting4Durability73Team.489Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980San Jose State UniversityNCBANCAA-1ST19622.50161424100101.07243280651110001.366.42--5.799.891.71.750-
1981San Jose State UniversityNCBANCAA-1ST20674.38151505000111.01106854070850001.628.92--5.686.891.21.462-
1981Bellingham MarinersNwstA-sea-ST20733.3913130510085.0813732246974001.498.580.214.8710.272.11.700-
1982Bakersfield MarinersCalifA+sea-ST211272.54262607300177.01437150710216113001.387.260.365.188.171.58.632-
1983Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAsea-ST221493.592828010000198.018710479810214213001.468.500.364.646.451.39.609-
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea12ST2317103.40353325200225.01889985161182044201.367.520.644.728.161.73.6303.45
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea12ST247145.47242402000126.212285772291723301.688.671.566.475.120.79.3335.96
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea12ST2512144.85373619010239.02341421293012324510301.498.801.134.639.211.99.4623.89
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea12ST2619133.843535014300272.0242132116301142629201.318.010.993.778.672.30.5943.64
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea12ST2715113.34353509300261.022210897321102357401.277.651.103.798.092.14.5773.83
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea12ST28453.5610100210073.0603029319601201.087.360.372.337.363.16.4442.44
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon12ST281292.39242406400176.2138574713931755201.317.030.664.748.921.88.5713.32
1990California AngelsALMLBcal12ST2910174.40333305100223.0215120109131041958001.438.680.524.207.871.88.3703.22
1991California AngelsALMLBcal12ST301983.00343407000246.0190898230961836001.166.941.103.516.691.91.7044.12
1992California AngelsALMLBcal12ST3113143.66323209200229.02061039314741745001.228.100.552.916.842.35.4813.03
1993California AngelsALMLBcal12ST3216113.20353507000256.022010091228519610201.197.720.772.986.882.31.5933.57
1994California AngelsALMLBcal12ST33784.68181802100119.0121676219541096001.479.131.434.078.222.02.4674.73
1995California AngelsALMLBcal12ST341574.63313102100200.021210910321641425101.389.520.942.886.382.22.6824.01
1996Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+cal-ST35000.0011000004.03000050000.756.75----11.250.00--
1996California AngelsALMLBcal12ST35654.82181802000123.011668661845834001.318.461.313.286.061.84.5454.82
1997Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+ana-ST36023.21330000014.0117512100000.937.070.641.296.435.00.000-
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana12ST36245.85990000047.2613431829301001.8911.521.515.485.661.03.3335.86
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24S/R37465.8622166000081.010755531141563101.8211.841.224.546.201.37.4005.03
1999Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-ST38013.86440000018.2169848110001.297.711.933.865.301.38.000-
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22Rel38125.2525520002061.2694036929432001.5910.071.314.236.281.48.3335.05
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter1791583.97457428298118302958.227231438130631112892464892201.358.270.943.927.491.91.5311.01
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter33223.157575022400496.14412281742226042630001.417.990.404.717.711.64.600-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.86440000018.2169848110001.297.711.933.865.301.38.000-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1493.592828010000198.018710479810214213001.468.500.364.646.451.39.609-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1292.53303007300195.01577855810417613001.347.230.374.798.111.69.571-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter733.3913130510085.0813732246974001.498.580.214.8710.272.11.700-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1293.48312929100212.01821118201351960001.507.73--5.738.321.45.571-
California Angels Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter86703.902012010345001396.21280656606137522108244301.298.240.883.366.972.07.551-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter74674.011761733419101196.210685965331335751078341601.378.031.004.328.101.87.525-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125.2525520002061.2694036929432001.5910.071.314.236.281.48.333-
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1292.39242406400176.2138574713931755201.317.030.664.748.921.88.571-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter465.8622166000081.010755531141563101.8211.841.224.546.201.37.400-
Anaheim Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter245.85990000047.2613431829301001.8911.521.515.485.661.03.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13123.97343226100220.02021079723961837201.358.270.943.927.491.91.5201.01
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15103.153333010200220.0195101771011518913001.417.990.404.717.711.64.600-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982Bakersfield MarinersCalifA+sea-p212711110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.0001.2930.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon12p28246441120030002601100.172.169.203.37213266.282.031.031.1660.0039.390.000.000.0018.18
1992California AngelsALMLBcal12p31332100000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24p372224021002002904000.083.154.125.2793130.133.042.125.1386.6730.004.500.000.0050.00
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle22p3812010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4510.0050.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter809251430050023805100.152.168.185.353173100.255.033.054.0002.0038.0019.000.000.0021.43
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2711110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2711110000000000001.0001.0002.0003.0002111.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter246441120030002601100.172.169.203.37213266.282.031.031.0000.0039.390.000.000.0018.18
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2224021002002904000.083.154.125.2793130.133.042.125.0006.6730.004.500.000.0050.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter332100000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16218610286001000477010200.152.168.185.353346203.255.033.054.0002.0038.0019.000.000.0021.43
Average Minor - Per 162 games16266660000000000001.0001.0002.0003.00012661.0001.0001.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea20P13--623333229.9062.23------13100.018.6
1982Bakersfield Mariners CalifA+sea21P26--1748416965.9422.50------2796.318.6
1983Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea22P28--851746659.8942.11------28100.019.6
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23P35-2251530224745.9571.290.20-----35100.021.6
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24P24-126926243735.9461.460.28-----24100.014.8
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25P37-239727634034.8500.920.14-----37100.022.8
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26P35-272841235149.9611.400.18-----35100.021.6
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27P35-2611145466056.9331.600.21-----35100.021.7
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28P24-176822213230.9381.250.17-----24100.014.8
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28P10-7376-113131.0001.300.18-----10100.06.2
1990California AngelsALMLBcal29P33-2237423-5249.9421.480.22-----33100.020.4
1991California AngelsALMLBcal30P34-2461534325249.9421.440.20-----34100.021.0
1992California AngelsALMLBcal31P32-229741315148.9411.500.21-----3397.019.8
1993California AngelsALMLBcal32P35-2561047245957.9661.630.22-----35100.021.6
1994California AngelsALMLBcal33P18-119327213230.9381.670.25-----18100.015.7
1995California AngelsALMLBcal34P31-200243324845.9381.450.23-----31100.021.4
1996Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+cal35P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1996California AngelsALMLBcal35P18-1237271-3534.9711.890.28-----18100.011.2
1997Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana36P3--121-43.7501.00------3100.02.3
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana36P9-47211111413.9291.440.28-----9100.05.6
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn37P22-81216111918.9470.820.22-----22100.013.6
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle38P4--261-98.8892.00------4100.02.8
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle38P25-6178211715.8820.600.25-----25100.015.4
MLB Totals for P - 16 season(s)-   P457-29571274933933659620.9411.360.21-----4570.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--261-98.8892.00------40.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P28--851746659.8942.11------280.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P30--1851517469.9322.30------300.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--623333229.9062.23------130.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea2013----------
1982Bakersfield Mariners CalifA+sea2126----------
1983Chattanooga Lookouts SouAAsea2228----------
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2335----------
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2424----------
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2537----------
1987Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2635----------
1988Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2735----------
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2824----------
1989Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2810----------
1990California AngelsALMLBcal2933----------
1991California AngelsALMLBcal3034----------
1992California AngelsALMLBcal3132----------
1993California AngelsALMLBcal3235----------
1994California AngelsALMLBcal3318----------
1995California AngelsALMLBcal3431----------
1996Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+cal351----------
1996California AngelsALMLBcal3518----------
1997Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana363----------
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana369----------
1998San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3722----------
1999Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle384----------
1999Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3825----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1998San Diego PadresChamp. SeriesMLB37000.003001.1100100.916.750.000.006.7500.00.000
1998San Diego PadresWorld SeriesMLB370040.501000.21320015.0013.500.0027.000.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0030300001.3100001000.756.750.000.006.7500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs0040.5010100000.7103020004.5013.500.0027.000.000.000.00.000

Awards [13]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1984American League Player of the Week (June 25-July 1)1
1987AL Pitcher of the Month (August) ... American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)2
1988AL Pitcher of the Month (August) ... American League Gold Glove (Pitcher) ... American League Player of the Week (September 19-September 25)3
1989National League Player of the Week (July 3-July 9) ... NL Pitcher of the Month (July)2
1991American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1
1992American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1
1993American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1
1994American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1
1995American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1999-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1999-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1999-04-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1999-03-31Released by Padres. 
1998-11-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1998-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-01-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1997-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1989-11-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1989-05-25TradeTraded by Mariners with Mike Campbell to Expos for Gene Harris, Brian Holman and Randy Johnson. 
* 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
1985Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24160,000-4291229370,78060,000160,000
1986Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25242,500-3791147386,34760,000402,500
1987Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2660,000-59521-344,90660,000462,500
1988Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll27820,000-134482++392,10762,5001,282,500
1989Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll281,350,000-59293++429,80262,5002,632,500
1989Montreal ExposTeam Payroll281,350,000-59293++429,80262,5002,632,500
1990California AngelsTeam Payroll291,800,000-42395++515,727100,0004,432,500
1991California AngelsTeam Payroll303,550,000-9199++742,231100,0007,982,500
1992California AngelsTeam Payroll313,550,000-35296++962,245109,00011,532,500
1993California AngelsTeam Payroll323,550,000-60394++968,431109,00015,082,500
1994California AngelsTeam Payroll333,550,000-64293++957,101109,00018,632,500
1995California AngelsTeam Payroll345,000,000-33197++999,520109,00023,632,500
1996California AngelsTeam Payroll355,000,000-37196++957,870109,00028,632,500
1997Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll364,000,000-79391++1,182,177150,00032,632,500
1998San Diego PadresTeam Payroll37500,000-42021531,276,192170,00033,132,500
1999Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll38350,000-52030421,454,491200,00033,482,500
* 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