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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Joseph Piazza
Stat Years
1989-2007  [mlb] 1992-2007
Height/Weight
6-3 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1920) ... DH (122) ... 1B (110)
Draft Position
1B-C
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Phoenixville Area (Phoenixville,PA)
Colleges
Miami-Dade College (Miami,Florida)
Draft
Selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Round #62 (#1390 overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1992-09-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.362)
Service Time
14.034 (2006)
Organizations
LAN [10] NYN [8] MIA [1] SDN [1] OAK [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 598 ... retro id: piazm001 ... mlbam id: 120536
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed26Power85Contact61XBH72RBIs87Runs44Hitting81Durability70Team.493Ratings Explained

Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1989Salem DodgersNwstA-lan-20c---157198225311082500135120100.268.318.444.7622148819.242.176.3216.0723.833.9224.83.7435.8
    1990Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-21c---288272276820064501116810100.250.281.390.67128510626.176.140.3123.8623.866.1845.32.1138.2
    1991Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan3422c---311744871124272298003478330820.277.344.540.88450624258.362.263.2769.2916.401.7715.45.7346.8
    1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-23c---431114184311072100131800020.377.441.6581.0991277518.395.281.40410.2414.171.3816.35.5141.9
    1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-23c---49435854122225166913375720140.341.405.564.96939820243.321.223.3719.3014.321.5422.44.0235.2
    1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2523cL-S-E-P4216951630170041210001.232.284.319.60374224.145.087.2685.4116.223.0069.01.3525.0
    1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3124cL-S-E-P51495478117424235112344686306610.318.370.561.93160230761.325.243.3227.6414.291.8715.65.8135.1
    1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3125cL-S-E-P61074056412918024921333651021011.319.370.541.91144121942.299.222.3307.4814.741.9716.95.4432.6
    1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3126cL-S-E-P71124348215017032931039801011010.346.400.6061.00647526349.353.260.3658.2116.842.0513.66.7432.7
    1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3127cL-S-E-P814854787184160361050381931022121.336.422.563.98563130852.369.227.35212.8414.741.1515.25.7128.3
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3128cL-S-E-P9152556104201321401245169773051119.362.431.6381.06963335573.408.276.36310.9012.161.1213.96.3236.3
    1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3129cL-S-E-P103714920425093000112700143.282.329.497.8261617414.289.215.2896.8316.772.4516.65.5933.3
    1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia3129cL-S-E-P10518150105000000100.278.263.389.6521971.111.111.2630.000.000.000.00.0020.0
    1998New York MetsNLMLBnyn3129cL-S-E-P101093946713733023761047532031012.348.417.6071.02444623956.381.259.35510.5411.881.1317.15.1640.9
    1999New York MetsNLMLBnyn3130cL-S-E-P11141534100162250401242251701071127.303.361.575.93659330765.367.272.2838.6011.801.3713.46.7540.1
    2000New York MetsNLMLBnyn3131cL-S-E-P1213648290156260381134258693021015.324.398.6141.01254529664.415.290.31310.6412.661.1912.76.9741.0
    2001New York MetsNLMLBnyn3132cL-S-E-P131415038115129036940267872011920.300.384.573.95757328865.402.273.30211.6915.181.3014.06.2843.0
    2002New York MetsNLMLBnyn3133cL-S-E-P14135478691342323398035782303926.280.359.544.90354126058.377.264.27610.5415.161.4414.56.1043.3
    2003Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn-34c---15517230012001300000.176.222.353.5751861.235.177.1545.5616.673.0017.05.5633.3
    2003New York MetsNLMLBnyn3134cL-S-E-P156823437671301134003540103311.286.377.483.86027311324.346.197.30112.8214.651.1421.34.0335.8
    2004New York MetsNLMLBnyn31351b-cL-S-E-P161294554712121020540068782031414.266.362.444.80652820241.327.178.28112.8814.771.1522.83.7933.9
    2005New York MetsNLMLBnyn3136cL-S-E-P1711339841100230196200416730067.251.326.452.77844218042.304.201.2609.2815.161.6321.04.3042.0
    2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3337cL-S-E-P18126399391131912268003466303213.283.342.501.84343920042.303.218.2907.7415.031.9418.15.0137.2
    2007Stockton PortsCalifA+oak-38c---1939230024002300000.333.4551.0001.4551192.889.667.25018.1827.271.504.518.1866.7
    2007Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-38c---19317172001000300000.412.412.529.9411792.118.117.5000.0017.650.000.00.0028.6
    2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3138dhL-S-E-P1983309338517184400186100209.275.313.414.72732912826.197.139.3185.4718.543.3938.62.4330.6
    MLB Totals (18 yrs)1912691110482127344842713351720759111330045146229.308.377.545.92277453768779.347.237.3149.8014.371.4716.25.5136.6
    National League Totals (17 yrs)1829660210152042327741912911720741105230043146220.309.379.551.93074163640753.354.242.3149.9914.191.4215.85.6536.9
    American League Totals (1 yrs)83309338517184400186100209.275.313.414.72732912826.197.139.3185.4718.543.3938.62.4330.6
    Minor League Totals39814331974239376924717124286801180.295.352.514.8661576737169.301.219.3257.8718.152.3120.84.3840.0
    Minor: A- Totals57198225311082500135120100.268.318.444.7622148819.242.176.3216.0723.833.9224.83.7435.8
    Minor: A+ Totals20872910019547237129046015440920.267.323.490.81380235786.299.223.2897.4819.202.5719.74.6144.1
    Minor: AA Totals31114184311072100131800020.377.441.6581.0991277518.395.281.40410.2414.171.3816.35.5141.9
    Minor: AAA Totals10239257132245177213386320140.337.397.554.95143321746.309.217.3678.7814.551.6623.13.9334.8
    New York Mets Totals (8 yrs)972347853210281932220655794245461702282132.296.373.542.91539411885415.368.246.29610.7613.851.2915.85.5840.4
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (7 yrs)726270744389611531775631011283440100176275.331.394.572.96630171548295.345.241.3419.3814.581.5515.35.8732.9
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)126399391131912268003466303213.283.342.501.84343920042.303.218.2907.7415.031.9418.15.0137.2
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)83309338517184400186100209.275.313.414.72732912826.197.139.3185.4718.543.3938.62.4330.6
    Florida Marlins Totals (1 yrs)518150105000000100.278.263.389.6521971.111.111.2630.000.000.000.00.0020.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1989Salem DodgersNwstA-20C3500.02302161257251.9777.200.0046.161.42
    1990Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+21C7300.037434143422408.9675.600.0054.183.02
    1990Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+211B1000.0544246058.9675.800.007.411.43
    1991Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+22C7500.058056126648636.9818.500.0055.164.11
    1991Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+221B1700.01431339159156.9819.200.0012.514.53
    1992San Antonio MissionsTexAA23C2500.01792242205201.9808.000.0018.480.63
    1992San Antonio MissionsTexAA231B100.01000010101.00010.000.000.73.24
    1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA23C7900.04634364512506.9886.400.0055.284.01
    1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA231B1100.08773119794.9698.500.007.711.73
    1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB23C1600.094711102101.9906.300.009.976.23
    1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB24C14600.08999911101009998.9896.800.0090.198.01
    1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB241B100.02001221.0002.000.000.60.74
    1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB25C10400.064038107688678.9856.500.0091.297.21
    1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB26C11200.08055298866857.9907.700.0077.8100.01
    1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB27C14600.01055709611341125.9927.700.0090.198.61
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB28C13900.0104574161011351119.9868.100.0085.891.41
    1997Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB28DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.34.61
    1998New York MetsNLMLB29C9900.06805785745737.9897.400.0061.190.81
    1998Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB29C3700.02772521304302.9938.200.0022.8100.02
    1998Florida MarlinsNLMLB29C400.0273113130.9687.500.002.580.05
    1998New York MetsNLMLB29DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.53.71
    1999New York MetsNLMLB30C13700.09534711510111000.9897.300.0084.097.21
    1999New York MetsNLMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.74
    2000New York MetsNLMLB31C12401,026.186337310903900.9977.300.8876.591.21
    2000New York MetsNLMLB31DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.13.71
    2001New York MetsNLMLB32C13001,085.19205795986977.9917.500.9080.292.21
    2001New York MetsNLMLB32DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.13.51
    2002New York MetsNLMLB33C12101,006.281146123869857.9867.100.8575.289.61
    2002New York MetsNLMLB33DH600.0000000.0000.000.003.74.41
    2003Norfolk TidesILAAA34C400.02000120201.0005.000.002.880.05
    2003Norfolk TidesILAAA341B100.01001111.0001.000.000.720.08
    2003New York MetsNLMLB34C6463532.13463177384377.9825.900.7139.894.12
    2003New York MetsNLMLB341B101.03000331.0003.003.000.61.57
    2004New York MetsNLMLB35C5049388.12591651280275.9825.500.7130.938.83
    2004New York MetsNLMLB351B6866517.249835844541533.9857.801.0342.052.71
    2004New York MetsNLMLB35DH800.0000000.0000.000.004.96.21
    2005New York MetsNLMLB36C101100809.16183925659657.9976.500.8162.389.41
    2005New York MetsNLMLB36DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.14.41
    2006San Diego PadresNLMLB37C9999718.05533483595587.9875.900.8261.178.61
    2006San Diego PadresNLMLB37DH880.0000000.0000.000.004.96.31
    2007Oakland AthleticsALMLB38DH7300.0000000.0000.000.0045.188.01
    MLB Totals - (C)16293115,56510845732124881170111577.9897.102.080.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)706651850335845546538.9857.701.040.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)12280000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)83004834365532526.9896.300.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)12008873129895.9697.900.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)25001792242205201.9808.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)1001000010101.00010.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (C)148009549026910701044.9767.100.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)270019717513219214.9777.900.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (C)35002302161257251.9777.200.000.00.00
    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
    1989Minor-35---------
    1990Minor-7310--------
    1991Minor-7517--------
    1992MLB-16---------
    1992Minor-10412--------
    1993MLB-1461--------
    1994MLB-104---------
    1995MLB-112---------
    1996MLB-146---------
    1997MLB-139--------7
    1998MLB-140--------4
    1999MLB-137--------1
    2000MLB-124--------5
    2001MLB-130--------5
    2002MLB-121--------6
    2003MLB-641--------
    2003Minor-41--------
    2004MLB-5068-------8
    2005MLB-101--------5
    2006MLB-99--------8
    2007MLB----------73
    Totals-1920110-------122