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Mike YoungHigh 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 [57.339]PlaceOakland,California
High SchoolHayward (Hayward,CA)
CollegeChabot College (Hayward,CA)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants in the 4th round (91st overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians 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 OriolesALMLBbal22OF1--1---111.0001.00------616.70.6
1982Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22DH2---------------633.31.2
1983Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal23OF100--19846-208202.9712.02------10298.071.4
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23DH3---------------2512.01.9
1983Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23OF22--2512-2826.9291.18------2588.013.6
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 OriolesALMLBbal26DH38---------------11732.523.5
1986Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26OF69--14916-156150.9622.17------11759.042.6
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 BrewersALMLBmil28OF2---------------825.01.2
1988Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28DH5---------------862.53.1
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 DescriptionRoster 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