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Mike PaxtonHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1972-1981 MLB Years: 1977-1980
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PositionsP-143Position when Draftedp-iFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael De Wayne Paxton
Height5-11Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 3,1953 [64.173]PlaceMemphis,Tennessee
High SchoolOakhaven (Memphis,TN)
CollegeUniversity of Memphis (Memphis,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox in the 23rd round (538th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the New York Yankees in the 13th round (314th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft
MLB DebutMay 25,1977 [23.264]
OrganizationsCLE [4] BOS [3] Awards0
TBC Player ID16418Retrosheet IDpaxtm101MLBAM ID120319
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts45Walks71Hittable38SO/BB64vsPower38Hitting0Durability38Team.537Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1972University of MemphisMVCNCAA-1Rel18447.86909200052.2734846027430001.9012.47--4.617.351.59.500-
1973University of MemphisIndyNCAANCAA-1Rel19722.6311011600072.0573121029540001.197.13--3.636.751.86.778-
1974University of MemphisIndyNCAANCAA-1Rel20451.8710010600067.0502014023430001.086.68--3.075.751.87.444-
1975University of MemphisMetroNCAA-1Rel21712.0110010500067.0522115016680001.016.99--2.159.134.25.875-
1975nullA---Rel21500.63505000043.0267305430000.725.44--1.059.008.601.000-
1975nullA+--Rel21531.41808000064.0461610024550001.096.47--3.387.732.29.625-
1975Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel01031.09130130000107.0722313029980000.946.06--2.448.243.38.769-
1976nullAA--Rel22432.47808000051.0381514016360001.066.71--2.826.352.25.571-
1976nullAAA--Rel22764.14190190000126.01086458061920001.347.71--4.366.571.51.538-
1976Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel01193.66270270000177.014679720771280001.267.42--3.926.511.66.550-
1977Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-ST23500.82770430055.03475018461000.955.56--2.957.532.561.000-
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos14S/R231053.832912172140108.01345346725580031.4711.170.582.084.832.32.6673.28
1978Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle48ST2412113.86332765241191.017989821363963381.278.430.612.974.521.52.5223.58
1979Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle48S/R25885.92332493010159.22101181051452703121.6411.840.792.933.951.35.5004.01
1980Tacoma TigersPCLAAAcle-ST266105.00232125000135.015582751053464001.5410.330.673.533.070.87.375-
1980Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle48Rel260012.9140400007.21311114660002.4815.264.707.047.041.00-10.32
1981Charleston CharliesILAAAcle-ST27694.62211925000115.013864591227482001.4310.800.942.113.761.78.400-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter30244.7199633610391465.05362712443814623064131.4610.340.732.824.441.58.5561.10
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter38313.4291474414300589.0545255224222043667001.278.330.343.125.591.79.551-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24254.1170472314300431.0435217197221592327001.389.080.463.324.841.46.490-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter432.47808000051.0381514016360001.066.71--2.826.352.25.571-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter531.41808000064.0461610024550001.096.47--3.387.732.29.625-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter500.63505000043.0267305430000.725.44--1.059.008.601.000-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter22123.344004019000258.1232120960952080001.268.06--3.307.232.19.647-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20194.977051198251357.04022181983112117264101.4610.100.783.044.321.42.513-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1053.832912172140108.01345346725580031.4711.170.582.084.832.32.667-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14114.714730175140220.025312811518691093261.4610.340.732.824.441.58.5601.10
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.423418165100220.020495848761373001.278.330.343.125.591.79.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973University of MemphisIndyNCAANCAA-1-p192557131930316400000000.333.333.544.87731657.296.211.281.3910.000.000.005.2619.0031.58
1974University of MemphisIndyNCAANCAA-1-p202364161831517509900000.281.370.594.96438973.260.313.531.43012.3312.331.006.8512.8050.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4822558671311363260352900000.298.392.538.93012127260.295.240.511.00013.4611.150.835.0017.3140.30

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23P29-108415-119191.0000.660.18-----29100.018.0
1978Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle24P33-1911720123837.9741.120.19-----33100.020.8
1979Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25P33-1591620-336361.0001.090.23-----33100.020.5
1980Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAcle26P23--1527224442.9551.83------23100.015.5
1980Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26P4-72---221.0000.500.29-----4100.02.5
1981Charleston Charlies ILAAAcle27P21--1617-133331.0001.57------21100.015.1
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P99-4653955169594.9890.950.20-----990.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P44--3144237775.9741.70------440.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1977Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2329----------
1978Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2433----------
1979Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle2533----------
1980Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAcle2623----------
1980Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle264----------
1981Charleston Charlies ILAAAcle2721----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1978-03-30TradeTraded by Red Sox with Bo Diaz, Ted Cox and Rick Wise to Indians for Fred Kendall and Dennis Eckersley. 
* 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.