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Neal MusserTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1999-2010 MLB Years: 2007-2008
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-248Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameNeal Gordon Musser
Height6-2Weight209BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateAugust 25,1980 [37.301]PlaceOtterbein,Indiana
High SchoolBenton Central (Oxford,IN)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (73rd overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$725,000Signing ScoutsJoe MorlanService Time0.080 (2007)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2002-NYN-#10
MLB DebutApril 21,2007 [26.239]
OrganizationsNYN [7] KCA [3] ARI [1] HOU [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID6387Retrosheet IDmussn001MLBAM ID461377
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts44Walks49Hittable56SO/BB46vsPower56Hitting3Durability55Team.481Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1999Gulf Coast MetsGCLRknyn-ST18212.01871000031.026137118224001.407.470.295.176.321.22.667-
2000Kingsport MetsAppRknyn-ST19322.10770000034.03310816213001.148.650.261.575.503.50.600-
2001Columbia BombersSALAnyn-ST20742.8417170100095.0863830318988101.098.150.281.719.285.44.636-
2001St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn-ST20343.55990000045.2452418219402001.408.870.393.747.882.11.429-
2001Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST01083.07262601000140.2131624853713810101.198.380.322.378.833.73.556-
2002Brooklyn CyclonesNYPLA-nyn-ST21000.69440000013.072105120000.924.85--3.468.312.40--
2002St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn43ST21201.42440000019.0204315121001.329.470.472.375.682.401.000-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0201.13880000032.02764110241001.167.590.282.816.752.401.000-
2003St. Lucie MetsFSLA+nyn18ST22304.67761000034.241201859161101.4410.641.302.344.151.781.000-
2003Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-ST22594.57202000000100.01085751939765101.479.690.813.506.821.95.357-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0894.60272610000134.114977691448926201.469.930.933.206.131.92.471-
2004Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn17ST23963.41191900000108.01035241740703001.328.560.583.325.821.75.600-
2004Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn19ST23246.25770000036.0393025417243001.569.751.004.256.001.41.333-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST011104.12262600000144.014282661157946001.388.850.693.555.861.65.524-
2005Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn27ST246115.02242400000123.214075691252897101.5510.190.873.786.481.71.353-
2006Wichita WranglersTexAAkca17S/R25634.9518117003283.28053461248676101.538.611.295.167.211.40.667-
2006Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-ST25101.8622000009.27222360001.036.521.862.795.592.001.000-
2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-ST25135.45871000036.0442622424186001.8710.900.995.944.460.75.250-
2006Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0864.86282080032128.2131817018759112101.599.091.255.216.321.21.571-
2007Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-Rel26410.49320320020855.03253111474000.785.200.161.797.644.27.800-
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca58Rel26014.3817017003024.2321312514192001.8611.681.825.116.931.36.0006.04
2008Arizona RoyalsArizRkkca-ST27013.3733000002.23110060001.1210.12----20.250.00.000-
2008Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca17Rel27354.34373340021656.0473227937645101.507.551.455.9510.291.73.375-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0364.30406340021658.2503328937705101.487.671.385.6810.741.89.333-
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca58Rel27000.0010100101.00000100001.00----9.00--0.00-6.13
2009Lancaster BarnstomersAtlInd-18S/R28223.0722517003044.0371715327482001.457.570.615.529.821.78.500-
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou17Rel28005.1440400207.09440473001.8611.57--5.149.001.75--
2010Lancaster BarnstormersAtlInd-30S/R29115.94431000016.22211113470001.5611.881.622.163.781.75.500-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter014.2118018004025.2321312515192001.8311.221.755.266.661.27.0002.81
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter57543.7923015080104616887.08704483767335569561601.378.780.743.587.011.96.514-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter17244.221144371004314322.03181741523214825528201.448.830.894.117.081.72.415-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter20184.25575070032291.02911621382812721314201.438.960.863.916.561.68.526-
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter843.5320191000098.01064839833684101.409.600.722.996.162.06.667-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter742.8417170100095.0863830318988101.098.150.281.719.285.44.636-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.69440000013.072105120000.924.85--3.468.312.40--
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter542.1118171000067.0622416224497001.268.170.263.166.452.04.556-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter333.8626818003060.2592826631552001.488.750.894.608.161.77.500-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter014.2118018004025.2321312515192001.8311.221.755.266.661.27.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings094.21154015400340220.02741111034312916317001.8311.221.755.266.661.27.0002.81
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14133.7957372000114220.021511093188817115101.378.780.743.587.011.96.519-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2003Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn-p22206121000001102000.333.429.500.929319.400.167.333.40711.1111.111.000.000.0050.00
2004Binghamton MetsEastAAnyn17p232012110002001200000.083.154.083.2371013.100.000.083.1237.6915.382.000.000.000.00
2004Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn19p2377010000000302000.143.143.143.286109.250.000.000.1270.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2719120002001502000.105.150.105.2552022.143.000.053.1244.5522.735.000.000.000.00
2005Norfolk TidesILAAAnyn27p24812110000000402000.083.083.083.1661014.125.000.000.0740.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2006Tucson SidewindersPCLAAAari-2557010001000300000.143.143.143.286107.250.000.000.1270.0042.860.000.000.000.00
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca58p2631000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAhou17p2841000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter64453610030021306000.133.170.156.3267153.188.023.067.0003.7724.536.500.000.0016.67
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter24271300010001004000.111.111.111.2223031.176.000.000.0000.0032.260.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter4018231002002302000.167.250.222.4724122.200.055.167.0009.0913.641.500.000.0033.33
Kansas City Royals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16254000000000000000.000.000.000.0000054.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162114815300800533015000.133.170.156.326183134.188.023.067.0003.7724.536.500.000.0016.67

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn18P8--151-76.8570.75------8100.013.3
2000Kingsport Mets AppRknyn19P7--151-76.8570.86------7100.010.4
2001Columbia Bombers SALAnyn20P17--5141-2019.9501.12------17100.012.6
2001St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn20P9--22--441.0000.44------9100.06.5
2002Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn21P4---12-31.3330.25------4100.05.3
2002St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn21P4--15--661.0001.50------4100.02.9
2003St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn22P7--36--991.0001.29------7100.05.0
2003Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn22P20--819232927.9311.35------20100.014.2
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn23P19--417112221.9551.11------2095.013.4
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn23P7--561-1211.9171.57------7100.04.9
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn24P24--5122-1917.8950.71------24100.016.7
2006Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca25P18--415--19191.0001.06------18100.012.9
2006Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari25P8---3--331.0000.38------8100.05.6
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca25P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2007Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca26P32--47--11111.0000.34------32100.022.2
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26P17-25-------------17100.010.5
2008Arizona Royals ArizRkkca27P3---------------3100.05.4
2008Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca27P37--12--331.0000.08------37100.025.7
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca27P1-1-------------1100.00.6
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou28P4---------------4100.02.8
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P18-26-------------180.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P114--15313-4946.9390.40------1140.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P57--1651347067.9571.18------570.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P20--613--19191.0000.95------200.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P17--5141-2019.9501.12------170.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4---12-31.3330.25------40.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P18--2102-1412.8570.67------180.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Gulf Coast Mets GCLRknyn188----------
2000Kingsport Mets AppRknyn197----------
2001Columbia Bombers SALAnyn2017----------
2001St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn209----------
2002Brooklyn Cyclones NYPLA-nyn214----------
2002St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn214----------
2003St. Lucie Mets FSLA+nyn227----------
2003Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2220----------
2004Binghamton Mets EastAAnyn2319----------
2004Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn237----------
2005Norfolk Tides ILAAAnyn2424----------
2006Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca2518----------
2006Tucson Sidewinders PCLAAAari258----------
2006Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca252----------
2007Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca2632----------
2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca2617----------
2008Arizona Royals ArizRkkca273----------
2008Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca2737----------
2008Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca271----------
2009Round Rock Express PCLAAAhou284----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2002Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor21416.0012111000021.02317141914301.529.860.433.866.001.567.29.800
2006Surprise RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor25022.70936000020.022961218001.209.900.450.908.109.004.05.000
2006Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB25009.0030300005.0955215002.0016.203.601.809.005.009.00.000
2007Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26003.3850500005.1722115101.5711.811.691.698.445.003.38.000
2008Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27001.8050500325.0311032001.205.400.005.403.600.671.80.000
2009Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB28000.0001-100112.0400000002.0018.000.000.000.0000.00.000
2010New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29000.0010100001.0100010002.009.000.009.000.000.000.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs434.3921417000041.045262021132301.379.880.442.417.022.915.71.571
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs003.9314113004318.324883612101.6411.781.472.955.892.003.93.000

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-03-05ContractSigned by Astros to minor league contract 
2009-02-27Released by Royals 
2008-02-18ContractSigned by Royals (1-year) 
1999-06-23Contractsigned 
* 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
1999New York Mets-18725,000-------725,000Signing Bonus out of 1999 Draft (2nd round - 73rd overall)
2007Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll26380,0000.0873734-2,459,737380,0001,105,000
2008Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll27390,000-75329-2,696,252390,0001,495,000
* 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