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Mike YoungTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1989 MLB Years: 1982-1989
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Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-847, DH-148Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Darren Young
Height6-2Weight195BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 20,1960 [58.068]PlaceOakland,California
High SchoolHayward (Hayward,CA)
CollegeChabot College (Hayward,CA)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 4th round (91st overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 7th round (166th overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-BAL-#3 ... 1984-BAL-#1
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1982 [22.178]
OrganizationsBAL [8] CLE [1] MIL [1] PHI [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-3
TBC Player ID20030Retrosheet IDyounm002MLBAM ID124708
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed53Power79Contact23XBH73RBIs66Runs53Hitting63Durability53Team.490Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Miami OriolesFSLA+bal-2011539372105138552186739122300.267.382.379.76114926473.333.112.328.35215.4319.241.251.0678.6024.76
1981Miami OriolesFSLA+bal-of21632353281196334174354821250.345.431.515.94612128275.419.170.374.42112.7317.451.371.0978.3334.57
1981Charlotte O'sSouAAbal-of217527558881631245235456712330.320.414.531.94514631326.382.211.440.42213.8020.551.493.6822.9235.23
1981Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of2113010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.3060.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1981Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         1395139017035915794098011633580.331.421.522.94326859604.401.191.407.42113.2519.211.452.4834.2034.71
1982Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of2213750286133221116621178214063430.265.372.448.82022549597.334.183.355.36713.7423.451.712.6831.3836.84
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal43dh2262200000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1983Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of23102373621061481466185569310580.284.375.477.85217836435.339.193.378.37212.8721.381.663.2226.6433.96
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal43of232536562102102814001.167.231.278.50910343.214.111.194.2334.6518.604.000.000.0050.00
1984Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of2420721724614150191901010.333.407.6111.018441182.408.278.389.44310.9823.172.114.8818.0045.83
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal43of24123401591011721752625811072225.252.355.431.78617336470.304.179.334.35512.3423.401.903.6223.5935.64
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal43of25139450721232212881154810441159.273.348.513.86123151504.298.240.338.3759.5220.632.175.5616.0741.46
1986Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-of26329714272052161222510210.278.410.454.864447122.319.176.454.38518.0320.491.144.1019.4025.93
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal43of-dh261173694393151942314990323213.252.342.371.71313725426.308.119.257.32311.5021.131.842.1141.0026.88
1987Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-27725480125003700000.320.393.6401.03316328.375.320.440.43610.7125.002.337.1412.5037.50
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal43of-dh2711036346871011639107469120127.240.328.405.73314727412.276.165.300.32311.1722.091.983.8822.6931.03
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi19of2875146133314011400264310211.226.343.342.6855015175.308.116.295.31614.8624.571.650.57146.0045.45
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil2dh28814200000002511010.000.176.000.1760018.000.000.143.09011.1127.782.500.000.000.00
1988Totals for MLB-MLB         83160153314011400284821221.206.328.313.6415015193.283.107.281.29714.5124.871.710.52160.0045.45
1989Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcle-of29722605580214144820426800120.308.403.581.98415139303.369.273.442.43213.8622.441.624.6218.5748.75
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle44dh29325921100151261310010.186.273.237.51014166.222.051.136.2399.0919.702.171.5259.009.09
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6351840244454806722352217237465201091436.247.338.414.7527621582116.291.167.299.00011.2021.981.963.4025.5634.80
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter62422354006531134275348952936755913920230.292.392.481.87310752302644.357.189.383.00013.8821.141.522.8429.8035.22
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter371133223837965255521737142143538412150.285.384.495.8796591451570.346.210.388.00013.6322.481.653.5024.2238.26
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7527558881631245235456712330.320.414.531.94514631326.382.211.440.00013.8020.551.493.6822.9235.23
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1786281041863214886351010813943550.296.400.430.83027054748.366.134.346.00014.4418.581.291.0778.5029.03
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter520162122741066670216211520340417971135.253.341.431.7726981421857.295.178.307.00010.9321.761.993.7723.1634.63
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter75146133314011400264310211.226.343.342.6855015175.308.116.295.00014.8624.571.650.57146.0045.45
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter325921100151261310010.186.273.237.51014166.222.051.136.0009.0919.702.171.5259.009.09
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter814200000002511010.000.176.000.1760018.000.000.143.00011.1127.782.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162469621162021860646011953249.247.338.414.75219440540.291.167.299.00011.2021.981.963.4025.5634.80
Average Minor - Per 162 games162580104170291119902589514532560.292.392.481.87327960686.357.189.383.00013.8821.141.522.8429.8035.22

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Miami Orioles FSLA+bal21OF63--135713143142.9932.25------63100.046.3
1981Charlotte O's SouAAbal21OF73--190553200195.9752.67------7597.351.0
1981Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal21OF1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1982Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal22OF136--2917112309298.9642.19------13799.397.1
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22DH2---------------633.31.2
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22OF1--1---111.0001.00------616.70.6
1983Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal23OF100--19846-208202.9712.02------10298.071.4
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23OF22--2512-2826.9291.18------2588.013.6
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23DH3---------------2512.01.9
1984Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal24OF19--39-3-4239.9292.05------2095.013.6
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24OF115--21644-224220.9821.91------12393.571.0
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24DH1---------------1230.80.6
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25OF90--19065-201196.9752.18------13964.755.9
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25DH37---------------13926.623.0
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal26OF27--583216361.9682.26------3284.419.6
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26OF69--14916-156150.9622.17------11759.042.6
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26DH38---------------11732.523.5
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27OF60--117-3-120117.9751.95------11054.537.0
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27DH47---------------11042.729.0
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28OF42--76-5-8176.9381.81------7556.026.1
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28DH5---------------862.53.1
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28OF2---------------825.01.2
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29OF26--391--40401.0001.54------7236.118.3
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29DH15---------------3246.99.3
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29OF1--1---111.0001.00------323.10.6
MLB Totals for OF - 8 season(s)-   OF402--7751225-812787.9691.96------4020.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 8 season(s)-   DH148---------------1480.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF309--62615223663641.9672.07------3090.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF73--190553200195.9752.67------730.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF63--135713143142.9932.25------630.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Miami Orioles FSLA+bal21---------63-
1981Charlotte O's SouAAbal21---------73-
1981Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal21---------1-
1982Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal22---------136-
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22---------12
1983Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal23---------100-
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23---------223
1984Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal24---------19-
1984Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24---------1151
1985Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25---------9037
1986Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal26---------27-
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26---------6938
1987Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27---------6047
1988Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28---------42-
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28---------25
1989Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcle29---------26-
1989Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle29---------115

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1985American League Player of the Week (August 12-August 18)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1989-11-08Purchased by Hiroshima Toyo Carp (Japan Central) from Indians. 
1989-04-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1989-03-29Released by Brewers. 
1988-08-24TradeTraded by Phillies to Brewers for Alex Madrid. 
1988-03-21TradeTraded by Orioles with Frank Bellino to Phillies for Keith Hughes, Jeff Stone and Rick Schu. 
* 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
1985Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll25121,000-4792321370,78060,000121,000
1986Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll26387,500-2961658++386,34760,000508,500
1987Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll27350,000-2551464++344,90660,000858,500
1988Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll28395,000-2691362++392,10762,5001,253,500
1988Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll28395,000-269962++392,10762,5001,253,500
1989Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll29150,000-4501943429,80262,5001,403,500
* 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