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Michael ColemanTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1994-2006 MLB Years: 1997-2001
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Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-906, 1B-89, CF-15, RF-3, DH-3, LF-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Donnell Coleman
Height5-11Weight215BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 16,1975 [42.250]PlaceNashville,Tennessee
High SchoolStratford (Nashville,TN)

DraftedSelected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 18th round (495th overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsJeff Zona
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1996-MLB-#98 ... 1996-MLB-#7 ... 1998-MLB-#51 ... 2000-BOS-#7
MLB DebutSeptember 1,1997 [22.016]
OrganizationsBOS [8] NYA [2] CIN [1] TBA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID4200Retrosheet IDcolem001MLBAM ID112482
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed64Power79Contact34XBH73RBIs73Runs71Hitting53Durability47Team.513Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1994Gulf Coast Red SoxGCLRkbos-of18259515266131553102030103.274.358.453.8114310109.315.179.305.3569.1718.352.002.7531.6738.46
1994Utica Blue SoxNYPLA-bos-of18236516112013111142103000.169.316.246.56216382.233.077.446.27517.0725.611.501.2265.0027.27
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         48160313781418164244133103.231.340.369.7095913191.284.138.363.32212.5721.471.712.0940.0035.14
1995Michigan Battle CatsMidwAbos-of19112422701131621161295409366317.268.338.393.73116629477.318.125.277.3278.3919.502.332.3138.3625.66
1996Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-of20110407541002051362453886873110.246.320.327.64713326463.307.081.221.2958.2118.572.260.22407.0026.00
1997Trenton ThunderEastAAbos17of21102385561161781458207418969415.301.374.496.87019139445.357.195.335.3789.2120.002.173.1527.5033.62
1997Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of212811327369271942122720102.319.391.6191.0107018128.363.300.425.4299.3821.092.255.4716.1450.00
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13049883152261021772495311689517.305.378.524.90226157573.358.219.355.3909.2520.242.193.6623.7137.50
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos44cf218242410021001101000.167.167.208.3755125.308.041.083.1650.0044.000.000.000.0025.00
1998Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos25of229334047861301437129279283104.253.322.415.73714127379.306.162.250.3267.1224.273.413.6924.2931.40
1999Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of231154679512529230741465112834417.268.341.531.87224861529.304.263.390.3719.6424.202.515.6715.5748.80
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40lf-cf2325110000001000000.200.333.200.533106.200.000.200.27116.670.000.000.000.000.00
2000Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-of2418661117516153032300100.258.286.636.922421270.289.378.470.3734.2932.867.678.5711.0070.59
2001Columbus ClippersILAAAnya20of252910116243341733133520004.238.336.446.7824510116.323.208.337.33911.2130.172.693.4525.2541.67
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya13cf2512385800170101500100.211.205.289.49411139.304.078.053.2100.0038.460.002.5638.0012.50
2002Elmira PioneersNorthernInd-26238320305051510121800003.361.442.6021.044501095.417.241.398.44912.6318.951.505.2616.6033.33
2002Sarasota Red SoxFSLA+bos-2613010000000000001.333.333.333.666103.333.000.000.2970.000.000.000.000.000.00
2002Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos11of266520427487192200295611106.235.332.412.7448417236.279.177.319.32912.2923.731.933.8122.6735.42
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         6620727497192200295611107.237.332.411.7438517239.280.174.314.32912.1323.431.933.7723.0034.69
2003Newark BearsAtlInd-23of-1b27612225371140236823294860624.320.403.6941.09715437263.306.374.500.44911.0318.251.668.759.6552.11
2003ReynosaMexAAA-2720701419403830171300003.271.414.457.87132787.296.186.471.38719.5414.940.763.4523.3336.84
2003Louisville BatsILAAAcin-of2718631216403191061210301.254.315.460.77529773.255.206.317.3298.2216.442.004.1121.0043.75
2003Totals for AAA-AAA         3813326358062740232510304.263.369.459.8286114160.276.196.398.36014.3815.631.093.7522.1740.00
2004Newark BearsAtlInd--of2810437965102210277631588930337.269.368.538.90620448443.282.269.427.38413.0920.091.536.0914.0447.06
2005Bridgeport BluefishAtlInd-25of29672514473151164250335080069.291.390.550.94013832292.308.259.410.39811.3017.121.525.4815.6943.84
2005Trenton ThunderEastAAnya-of294215120408193400184120301.265.345.510.8557718174.298.245.364.36510.3423.562.285.1716.7845.00
2006Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba241b-of3012143551104253176150419370259.239.313.428.74118645485.266.189.294.3178.4519.182.273.5125.5943.27
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter226781310191112601100.194.203.254.45717270.293.060.075.0001.4337.1426.001.4367.0015.38
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter92233875318821682913247913441360829493327963.260.338.444.78215043293856.306.184.317.0009.3421.502.303.4225.6637.30
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter386142424937174976211402015838617811127.261.339.485.8246911591618.303.224.350.0009.7723.862.444.7018.7442.86
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2659711272605012401532571002231599615.268.342.468.8104541021104.307.200.321.0009.0620.202.233.6224.2839.23
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter111410541012051362453886873111.246.320.327.64713426466.307.081.220.0008.1518.452.260.21410.0025.74
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112422701131621161295409366317.268.338.393.73116629477.318.125.277.0008.3919.502.332.3138.3625.66
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter236516112013111142103000.169.316.246.56216382.233.077.446.00017.0725.611.501.2265.0027.27
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter259515266131553102030103.274.358.453.8114310109.315.179.305.0009.1718.352.002.7531.6738.46
Ind Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2559351822765517120111413220517091123.295.389.584.9735461271093.307.289.437.00012.0818.761.556.5013.1746.01
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12385800170101500100.211.205.289.49411139.304.078.053.0000.0038.460.002.5638.0012.50
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10293510021011101000.172.200.207.4076131.278.035.103.0003.2335.4811.000.000.0020.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16249359967076677719107700.194.203.254.45712515515.293.060.075.0001.4337.1426.001.4367.0015.38
Average Minor - Per 162 games16259593155305238424763146965211.260.338.444.78226458678.306.184.317.0009.3421.502.303.4225.6637.30

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos18OF17--32---32321.0001.88------2568.028.3
1994Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-bos18OF19--3522-3937.9491.95------2382.626.4
1995Michigan Battle Cats MidwAbos19OF111--25155-261256.9812.31------11299.180.4
1996Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos20OF108--261921272270.9932.50------11098.279.4
1997Trenton Thunder EastAAbos21OF100--259651270265.9812.65------10298.070.9
1997Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos21OF28--5324-5955.9321.96------28100.019.9
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21CF7--16-1-1716.9412.29------887.54.3
1998Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos22OF88--173941186182.9782.07------9394.662.4
1999Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos23OF108--29926-307301.9802.79------11593.975.0
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23LF1---------------250.00.6
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23CF1---------------250.00.6
2000Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24OF18--2611-2827.9641.50------18100.012.6
2001Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25OF25--4824-5450.9262.00------2986.217.5
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya25CF7-467---771.0001.000.15-----1258.34.4
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya25DH3---------------1225.01.9
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya25RF3-121---111.0000.330.08-----1225.01.9
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya25LF1-3-------------128.30.6
2002Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26OF58--12153-129126.9772.17------6589.240.3
2003Newark Bears AtlIndy-27OF34--5713-6158.9511.71------6155.727.2
2003Newark Bears AtlIndy-271B28--23919216260258.9929.21------6145.922.4
2003Louisville Bats ILAAAcin27OF16--251--26261.0001.63------1888.911.2
2004Newark Bears AtlIndy-28OF66--126541135131.9701.98------10463.552.4
2004Newark Bears AtlIndy-281B24--19114222207205.9908.54------10423.119.0
2005Bridgeport Bluefish AtlIndy-29OF50--7142-7775.9741.50------6774.635.7
2005Trenton Thunder EastAAnya29OF11--191--20201.0001.82------4226.27.7
2006Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba301B33--25710131268267.9968.09------12127.323.7
2006Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba30OF32--3822-4240.9521.25------12126.423.0
Ind Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF167--2851292306297.9711.78------1670.00.0
Ind Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B56--45138438493489.9928.73------560.00.0
MLB Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF15-4623-1-2423.9581.530.50-----150.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH3---------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF3-121---111.0000.330.08-----30.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF2-3-------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 7 season(s)-   OF341--74522221789767.9722.25------3410.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF143--316971332325.9792.27------1430.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B33--25710131268267.9968.09------330.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF108--261921272270.9932.50------1080.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF111--25155-261256.9812.31------1110.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF19--3522-3937.9491.95------190.00.0
Rk Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF17--32---32321.0001.88------170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos18---------17-
1994Utica Blue Sox NYPLA-bos18---------19-
1995Michigan Battle Cats MidwAbos19---------111-
1996Sarasota Red Sox FSLA+bos20---------108-
1997Trenton Thunder EastAAbos21---------100-
1997Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos21---------28-
1997Boston Red SoxALMLBbos21-------7---
1998Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos22---------88-
1999Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos23---------108-
1999Boston Red SoxALMLBbos23------11---
2000Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos24---------18-
2001Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya25---------25-
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya25------173-3
2002Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos26---------58-
2003Newark Bears AtlInd-27--28------34-
2003Louisville Bats ILAAAcin27---------16-
2004Newark Bears AtlInd-28--24------66-
2005Bridgeport Bluefish AtlInd-29---------50-
2005Trenton Thunder EastAAnya29---------11-
2006Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba30--33------32-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Tampa Bay Devil RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB3045010000000100001.200.200.200.400105.250.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs45010000000100001.200.200.200.400105.250.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1999International League All-Star Team (OF)1
2003Independent Leagues All-Star (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted free agency 
2003-08-15Contract purchased by Reds from Newark 
2003-05-01ContractSigned by independent Newark (Atlantic) 
2003-04-01ContractSigned by Reynosa (Mexican) 
2002-08-01ContractSigned by independent Elmira (Northern) 
2002-07-11Released by Red Sox 
2002-03-26InjuredDisabled -- strained right hamstring 
2001-11-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
2001-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-03-21TradeTraded by Reds with Drew Henson to Yankees for Wily Mo Pena. 
2000-11-16TradeTraded by Red Sox with Donnie Sadler to Reds for Chris Stynes. 
1994-06-08Contractsigned 
* 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
1997Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll21150,000-76639-1,182,177150,000150,000
1999Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll23200,000-80735-1,454,491200,000350,000
2001New York YankeesTeam Payroll25204,000-75732161,897,758200,000554,000
* 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