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Gene MichaelTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1959-1975 MLB Years: 1966-1975
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General Manager

PositionsSS-844, 2B-57, 3B-11, P-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEugene Richard Michael
Height6-2Weight183BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJune 2,1938PlaceKent,Ohio
Death DateSeptember 7,2017 [79.097]
High SchoolAkron East (Akron,OH)
CollegeKent State University (Kent,OH)
MLB DebutJuly 15,1966 [28.043]
OrganizationsPIT [8] NYA [7] DET [1] LAN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID15348Retrosheet IDmichg101MLBAM ID119025
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the Kent State University Athletics Hall of Fame in 1985
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed55Power34Contact58XBH35RBIs41Runs46Hitting45Durability38Team.508Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Grand ForksNorthernInd-2112448054109113143000000000.227.227.269.49612915480.225.042.042.2210.000.000.000.21480.0013.76
1960SavannahSallyD-22310111000000000000.100.100.200.3002110.100.100.100.1290.000.000.000.000.00100.00
1960Grand ForksNorthernInd-221214284788152241000000000.206.206.264.47011319428.202.058.058.2090.000.000.000.47214.0021.59
1961HobbsSophD-23121513121166257579000000000.324.324.429.75322037513.317.105.105.3320.000.000.000.97102.6022.29
1962KinstonCaroB-2413847458102113136000000000.215.215.257.47212215474.214.042.042.2110.000.000.000.21474.0014.71
1963KinstonCaroA+-2512542173128176157000000000.304.304.380.68416024421.302.076.076.3020.000.000.000.24421.0018.75
1964ColumbusILAAA-261314074390133319000000000.221.221.290.51111819407.215.069.069.2250.000.000.000.74135.6721.11
1965ColumbusILAAA-271384435396140130000000000.217.217.255.47211315443.215.038.038.2100.000.000.000.23443.0015.63
1966ColumbusILAAA-2878277388092321000000000.289.289.368.65710214277.281.079.079.2890.000.000.001.0892.3317.50
1966Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit45ss283033952102000700001.152.152.273.4259333.192.121.121.1820.0021.210.000.000.0060.00
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26ss29982232045310713113029004.202.246.224.470504245.233.022.063.2194.4912.242.730.000.008.89
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya17ss306111682330183222310002.198.218.250.468294119.239.052.078.2161.6819.3311.500.84116.0017.39
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya17ss311194124111224423174435616219.272.341.364.70515030464.309.092.204.3249.2712.071.300.43206.0026.79
1970New York YankeesALMLBnya17ss32134435429310123831509304458.214.292.255.54711113493.265.041.161.25510.1418.861.860.41217.5013.98
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya17ss3313945636102150335334864334817.224.299.276.57512618514.252.052.158.2659.3412.451.330.58152.0017.65
1972New York YankeesALMLBnya17ss34126391299174132423245124411.233.290.279.56910912430.258.046.133.2617.4410.471.410.23391.0013.19
1973New York YankeesALMLBnya17ss351294183094111347132651011012.225.270.278.54811615446.249.053.110.2545.8311.431.960.67139.3315.96
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya172b-ss368117719469001300142401106.260.313.311.624559193.299.051.130.2927.2512.441.710.000.0019.57
1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet16ss37561451531203130082804103.214.253.290.543425158.243.076.131.2535.0617.723.501.9048.3316.13
B Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13847458102113136000000000.215.215.257.47212215474.214.042.042.0000.000.000.000.21474.0014.71
D Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter124523122167267579000000000.319.319.424.74322238523.313.105.105.0000.000.000.000.96104.6022.75
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter97328062496428612152262218234421830171873.229.288.284.5727971133095.263.055.140.0007.5613.601.800.48187.0717.60
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter472154820739453118127000000000.255.255.318.573493721548.251.063.064.0000.000.000.000.52193.5018.27
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3471127134266365770000000000.236.236.295.531333481127.231.059.059.0000.000.000.000.62161.0018.05
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12542173128176157000000000.304.304.380.68416024421.302.076.076.0000.000.000.000.24421.0018.75
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter245908101197265384000000000.217.217.267.48424234908.214.050.050.0000.000.000.000.33302.6717.26
New York Yankees Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter78924052055617910122042115215356617161865.233.296.289.5856961012659.267.056.148.0008.0913.391.660.45200.4218.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter982232045310713113029004.202.246.224.470504245.233.022.063.0004.4912.242.730.000.008.89
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter561451531203130082804103.214.253.290.543425158.243.076.131.0005.0617.723.501.9048.3316.13
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3033952102000700001.152.152.273.4259333.192.121.121.0000.0021.210.000.000.0060.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16246741107142238433970153312.229.288.284.57213319515.263.055.140.0007.5613.601.800.48187.0717.60
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253171135184344000000000.255.255.318.57316925531.251.063.064.0000.000.000.000.52193.5018.27

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya17Rel30000.0010100103.05500030011.6715.00----9.000.00-1.39
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100103.05500030011.6715.00----9.000.00--1.00
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100103.05500030011.6715.00----9.000.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings000.007307300730220.036736700022000731.6715.00----9.000.00--1.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1966Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28SS8--919373128.9033.50------3026.74.9
1966Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit282B2--11--221.0001.00------306.71.2
1966Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit283B1---------------303.30.6
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29SS83--1172041730338321.9503.87------9884.751.2
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya30SS43--671031115181170.9393.95------6170.526.5
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya30P1-31---111.0001.000.33-----611.60.6
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya31SS118--2053651964589570.9684.83------11999.273.3
1970New York YankeesALMLBnya32SS123--2483792878655627.9575.10------13491.875.9
1970New York YankeesALMLBnya323B4---2--221.0000.50------1343.02.5
1970New York YankeesALMLBnya322B3--119-120201.0006.67------1342.21.9
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya33SS136--2434742088737717.9735.27------13997.884.0
1972New York YankeesALMLBnya34SS121-10052184372189676655.9695.410.65-----12696.078.1
1973New York YankeesALMLBnya35SS129-10822084332384664641.9654.970.59-----129100.079.6
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya362B45--86106629198192.9704.27------8155.627.8
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya36SS39--356331110198.9702.51------8148.124.1
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya363B2--11--221.0001.00------812.51.2
1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet37SS44--52991023161151.9383.43------5678.627.7
1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet372B7--923-532321.0004.57------5612.54.4
1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet373B4--23--551.0001.25------567.12.5
MLB Totals for SS - 10 season(s)-   SS844-20871402257615548941333978.9624.711.91-----8440.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B57--107139635252246.9764.32------570.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B11--36--991.0000.82------110.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-31---111.0001.000.33-----10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1966Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28---281-----
1967Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29----83------
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya301---43------
1969New York YankeesALMLBnya31----118------
1970New York YankeesALMLBnya32---31234-----
1971New York YankeesALMLBnya33----136------
1972New York YankeesALMLBnya34----121------
1973New York YankeesALMLBnya35----129------
1974New York YankeesALMLBnya36---45392-----
1975Detroit TigersALMLBdet37---7444-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1976New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya38Bench Coach1599762.610--1Billy MartinLost World Series (Reds)
1978New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya40Bench Coach16310063.613--1Dick Howser,Bob Lemon,Billy MartinWon World Series (Dodgers)
1980New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya42General Manager16210359.636--1Dick HowserLost ALCS (Royals)
1981New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya43Manager1075948.5512.03 Lost World Series (Dodgers)
1981New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya43General Manager1075948.5512.03Bob Lemon,Gene MichaelLost World Series (Dodgers)
1982New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya44Manager1627983.48816.05 
1984New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya46Third Base Coach1628775.53717.04Yogi Berra
1985New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya47Third Base Coach1619764.6022.02Billy Martin,Yogi Berra
1986New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya48Bench Coach1629072.5565.52Lou Piniella
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn48Manager1607090.43837.05 
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn49Manager1617685.47218.56 
1988New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya50Third Base Coach1618576.5283.55Lou Piniella,Billy Martin
1989New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya51Third Base Coach1617487.46014.55Bucky Dent,Dallas Green
1991New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya53General Manager1627191.43820.05Stump Merrill
1992New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya54General Manager1627686.46920.05Buck Showalter
1993New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya55General Manager1628874.5437.02Buck Showalter
1994New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya56General Manager1137043.619--1Buck Showalter
1995New York YankeesALMLBMLBnya57General Manager1447965.5497.02Buck ShowalterLost in 1st Round (Mariners)
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1976-05-04Released by Red Sox. 
1976-02-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1975-10-22Released by Tigers. 
1975-02-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1975-01-21Released by Yankees. 
1967-11-30Purchased by Yankees from Dodgers. 
1966-12-01TradeTraded by Pirates with Bob Bailey to Dodgers for Maury Wills. 
1959-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* 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.