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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Shane Spencer
Stat Years
1990-2006  [mlb] 1998-2004
Height/Weight
5-11 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (730) ... LF (281) ... RF (189) ... DH (64) ... 1B (37) ... CF (6) ... 3B (6) ... P (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1972-02-20 in Key West, Florida   [48.282]
High School
Granite Hills (El Cajon,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the New York Yankees in Round #28 (#750 overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Tim Schmidt
MLB Debut
1998-04-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.050)
Service Time
Organizations
NYA [14] CLE [1] TEX [1] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 461 ... retro id: spens001 ... mlbam id: 133341
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1990Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya-18of---14214720274007112202310100.184.284.211.495169314.224.027.21611.8313.611.150.00.0014.8
    1991Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya-19of---24116025497003092141920400.306.361.350.711180567.175.044.3387.7810.561.360.00.0014.3
    1991Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-nya-19of---21853101321032210913000.245.375.321.69667173.264.076.29514.9313.430.900.00.0023.1
    1992Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-20of---383258437410232782333731200.287.372.376.7482979715.240.089.32311.1112.461.1286.01.0120.3
    1993Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-21of---4122431891163521280142526230800.269.346.443.78949419149.323.174.28510.5312.551.1935.92.4342.2
    1994Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-22of---590334449722385353305311108.290.350.446.79636714933.251.156.3258.1714.441.7741.82.1834.0
    1995Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-23of---6134500871503131688148616072327.300.382.470.85257323550.304.170.31410.6510.470.9831.22.7933.3
    1996Norwich NavigatorsEastAAnya-24of---712645070114190298942689941526.253.353.489.84252822048.391.236.26012.8818.751.4615.55.4942.1
    1996Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-24of---79317114036015510000.355.459.7741.23337247.548.419.34813.5113.511.0010.38.1163.6
    1997Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-25of---8125452781093443086027110541518.241.346.533.87953324168.445.292.24513.3219.701.4815.15.6362.4
    1998Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-26of---98734266110291186713415930208.322.397.570.96738819548.363.248.34510.5715.211.4419.04.6443.6
    1998New York YankeesALMLBnya4726rf-lfL-S-E-P9276718256010270151200100.373.411.9101.321736116.597.537.3266.8516.442.406.713.7064.0
    1999Columbus ClippersILAAAnya3827lf-rf---101450171820210009800003.360.458.520.97859264.340.160.40015.2513.560.8925.03.3922.2
    1999New York YankeesALMLBnya4727lfL-S-E-P107120525488082004185120101.234.301.390.6912268016.224.156.2727.9622.572.8325.63.5433.3
    2000New York YankeesALMLBnya4728lf-dhL-S-E-P1173248337011394012194520704.282.330.460.79027611423.250.178.3036.8816.302.3727.63.2632.9
    2001Columbus ClippersILAAAnya2529of---1249173174010131441232120309.231.323.353.6762016114.272.122.24311.4410.450.9157.71.4935.0
    2001New York YankeesALMLBnya4729lf-rfL-S-E-P12802834073142104641215840304.258.315.428.74331112126.254.170.2896.7518.652.7628.33.2235.6
    2002New York YankeesALMLBnya4730rf-lfL-S-E-P1394288327115263403316242445.247.324.375.69932910823.226.128.2909.4218.842.0048.01.8232.4
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle4731rf-lfL-S-E-P1464210235710082620185210306.271.328.433.7612329118.257.162.3207.7622.412.8926.23.4531.6
    2003Texas RangersALMLBtex4731lfL-S-E-P1455185164210042300274020202.227.329.346.6752166414.265.119.26612.5018.521.4846.21.8533.3
    2004Tampa YankeesFSLA+nya-32of---1539040002001100001.444.500.444.9441040.111.000.50010.0010.001.000.00.000.0
    2004Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-32of---15155061240051071520001.240.356.320.67659164.240.080.34311.8625.422.140.00.0033.3
    2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn4332lfL-S-E-P1574185215210142660133722201.281.332.411.7432047615.232.130.3296.3718.142.8546.21.9628.9
    2006Hanshin---Intl----34lf-rf---16591081224506171063300100.222.261.435.6961154711.278.213.2575.2228.705.5018.05.2245.8
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)538167120843884859242131115235717423423.262.326.428.7541867715151.258.166.2978.1419.122.3528.33.1634.5
    American League Totals (7 yrs)46414861873867475521671113932015221422.260.325.430.7551663639136.261.170.2928.3619.242.3027.03.3135.2
    National League Totals (1 yrs)74185215210142660133722201.281.332.411.7432047615.232.130.3296.3718.142.8546.21.9628.9
    Minor League Totals958344057994421317124567733044557634934551.274.360.454.81439621563354.322.180.29611.2314.541.2927.73.1337.5
    Minor: Intl Totals591081224506171063300100.222.261.435.6961154711.278.213.2575.2228.705.5018.05.2245.8
    Minor: Rk Totals833074576110037204344230500.248.324.283.6073498711.199.035.2819.7412.031.240.00.0014.5
    Minor: A- Totals1853101321032210913000.245.375.321.69667173.264.076.29514.9313.430.900.00.0023.1
    Minor: A Totals205689132190454151072248599611000.276.356.418.77479128864.292.142.29910.7512.521.1645.91.9033.7
    Minor: A+ Totals22784313125153624143191192114834216.298.371.460.83195038883.281.162.3209.6812.001.2435.12.5333.1
    Minor: AA Totals12645070114190298942689941526.253.353.489.84252822048.391.236.26012.8818.751.4615.55.4942.1
    Minor: AAA Totals2991098191300836561886715621312110129.273.367.513.8801277563145.381.240.29112.2216.681.3719.64.3948.3
    New York Yankees Totals (5 yrs)3451091148287547431675119422812216414.263.324.444.7681215484104.261.181.2927.7418.772.4325.43.5436.2
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)74185215210142660133722201.281.332.411.7432047615.232.130.3296.3718.142.8546.21.9628.9
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)64210235710082620185210306.271.328.433.7612329118.257.162.3207.7622.412.8926.23.4531.6
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)55185164210042300274020202.227.329.346.6752166414.265.119.26612.5018.521.4846.21.8533.3
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1992Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-201---000.0010001101.02100110003.0018.000.009.009.009.001.00.000
    1992Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA----201---000.0010001101.02100110003.0018.000.009.009.009.001.00.000
    1993Greensboro HornetsSALAnya-212---004.5020002204.05220250001.7511.250.004.5011.254.502.50.000
    1993Minor Totals: NYAbyYearA----211---004.5020002204.05220250001.7511.250.004.5011.254.502.50.000
    Minor League Totals003.6030003305.07320360002.0012.600.005.4010.805.402.00.000
    Minor: A Totals003.6030003305.07320360002.0012.600.005.4010.805.402.00.000
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1990gcl yankees GCLRk18OF4100.0793308582.9652.000.0066.197.63
    1991Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRk19OF3700.0846329390.9682.400.0062.790.24
    1991Oneonta YankeesNYPLA-19OF600.0110101211.9171.800.007.833.35
    1992Greensboro HornetsSALA20OF7600.01355011401401.0001.800.0053.991.64
    1992Greensboro HornetsSALA20P100.00100111.0001.000.000.71.218
    1993Greensboro HornetsSALA21OF8100.01381052153148.9671.800.0057.466.43
    1994Tampa YankeesFSLA+22OF5700.0901042104100.9621.800.0043.263.33
    1995Tampa YankeesFSLA+23OF10900.0166660178172.9661.600.0080.181.33
    1996Norwich NavigatorsEastAA241B1200.08650591911.0007.600.008.59.54
    1996Norwich NavigatorsEastAA243B400.0290011111.0002.800.002.83.26
    1996Norwich NavigatorsEastAA24OF9500.01301031143140.9791.500.0067.475.42
    1996Columbus ClippersILAAA24OF900.0251112726.9632.900.006.3100.08
    1997Columbus ClippersILAAA253B200.01200331.0001.500.001.41.65
    1997Columbus ClippersILAAA25OF10900.0188540197193.9801.800.0076.887.21
    1998Columbus ClippersILAAA261B1200.0107719115114.9919.500.008.313.85
    1998Columbus ClippersILAAA26OF6600.0118440126122.9681.800.0045.875.94
    1998New York YankeesALMLB261B106.03100441.0004.000.670.63.75
    1998New York YankeesALMLB26LF900.01010011111.0001.200.005.633.35
    1998New York YankeesALMLB26RF1500.01500015151.0001.000.009.355.62
    1998New York YankeesALMLB26DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.514.87
    1999New York YankeesALMLB27LF4600.08140285851.0001.800.0028.464.83
    1999New York YankeesALMLB27RF2200.02710128281.0001.300.0013.631.02
    1999New York YankeesALMLB27DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.94.28
    2000New York YankeesALMLB28LF330263.1653116968.9862.100.2620.545.23
    2000New York YankeesALMLB28RF7042.01800018181.0002.600.434.39.64
    2000New York YankeesALMLB28DH3300.0000000.0000.000.0020.545.21
    2001Columbus ClippersILAAA29OF3200.0642106766.9852.100.0022.465.34
    2001New York YankeesALMLB29LF440341.1775108382.9881.900.2427.555.02
    2001New York YankeesALMLB29RF280215.06220064641.0002.300.3017.535.02
    2001New York YankeesALMLB29DH1400.0000000.0000.000.008.817.53
    2002New York YankeesALMLB30LF400309.2642206866.9711.700.2124.842.62
    2002New York YankeesALMLB30RF550385.0883219391.9781.700.2434.258.52
    2002New York YankeesALMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.19
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB311B11964.06610367671.0006.101.056.817.24
    2003Texas RangersALMLB31LF5040369.1762218078.9751.600.2130.990.91
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB31LF1610101.22610127271.0001.700.279.925.04
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB31RF3027242.2491105150.9801.700.2118.546.92
    2003Texas RangersALMLB31RF12978.22900029291.0002.400.377.421.86
    2003Cleveland IndiansALMLB31DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.310.96
    2003Texas RangersALMLB31DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.89
    2004Tampa YankeesFSLA+32OF200.04000441.0002.000.001.566.710
    2004Columbus ClippersILAAA32OF1000.01300013131.0001.300.006.966.78
    2004New York MetsNLMLB321B1111.01300013131.00013.001.180.61.48
    2004New York MetsNLMLB32LF4320231.0580206058.9671.300.2526.558.12
    2004New York MetsNLMLB32CF6650.0162101918.9473.000.363.78.13
    2004New York MetsNLMLB32RF2012109.03700037371.0001.900.3412.327.03
    2004New York MetsNLMLB32DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.42
    MLB Totals - (1B)1310818220317.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (LF)281701,615457188512.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (CF)66501621013.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (RF)189481,07132573212.0000.000.00---------
    MLB Totals - (DH)6400000000.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (1B)1200107719110.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (3B)200120012.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (OF)226004081210112.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (1B)12008650518.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (3B)400290013.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (OF)9500130103112.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (OF)168002601610212.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (OF)15700273155312.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)100010011.0000.000.00---------
    A- Totals - (OF)6001101012.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (OF)780016396212.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1990Minor---------41-
    1991Minor---------43-
    1992Minor1--------76-
    1993Minor---------81-
    1994Minor---------57-
    1995Minor---------109-
    1996Minor--12-4----104-
    1997Minor----2----109-
    1998MLB--1---9-15-4
    1998Minor--12------66-
    1999MLB------46-22-3
    2000MLB------33-7-33
    2001MLB------44-28-14
    2001Minor---------32-
    2002MLB------40-55-1
    2003MLB--11---66-42-8
    2004MLB--1---43620-1
    2004Minor---------12-
    Totals1-37-6-281618973064