Please SUPPORT US by putting your name on the SUPPORT WALL.
Tips Updates
MLB
Players
Teams
Leagues
Draft
Boxscores
Minor Leagues
College
People
Extra Bases
Applications
About

Mike MussinaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1988-2008 MLB Years: 1991-2008
Follow TBC on Twitter and Facebook

Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-567Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Cole Mussina
Height6-2Weight183BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 8,1968 [49.339]PlaceWilliamsport,Pennsylvania
High SchoolMontoursville (Montoursville,PA)
CollegeStanford University (Stanford,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 1st round (20th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Baltimore Orioles [Team Picks] in the 11th round (273rd overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$225,000Signing ScoutsEd SpragueService Time16.066 (2007)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1991-MLB-#19 ... 1991-BAL-#2
MLB DebutAugust 4,1991 [22.239]
OrganizationsBAL [11] NYA [8] Awards12Awards Voting12-141
TBC Player ID667Retrosheet IDmussm001MLBAM ID119608
Research ToolsTrack this Player -- Intersect Player -- Compare Player -- Random Player
About Profile Data

Pitching Stats -- Batting Stats -- Fielding Statistics -- Other Pitching -- Other Batting -- Transactions -- Awards -- Salaries
This player page is available for sponsorship:
Sponsor the Mike Mussina page  -  You can show your support to the The Baseball Cube by sponsoring all of a player's pages for only $10/year.


Player Notes:   Nickname: "Moose" ... Opening Day Starter for Baltimore Orioles in 1994-1996,1998-2000 and New York Yankees in 2004 ... Inducted into Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame in 2012
About Sponsorships Program


Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts63Walks92Hittable60SO/BB91vsPower60Hitting0Durability79Team.554Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1988Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1ST19944.44212017100133.214584662330844001.319.761.552.025.662.80.692-
1989Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1ST20233.55871210045.240251844553000.967.880.790.7910.8413.75.400-
1990Stanford UniversityPac10NCAA-1ST211453.50202009000149.0158705811351116001.309.540.662.116.703.17.737-
1990Hagerstown SunsEastAAbal-ST21301.49770210042.03410717403000.977.230.211.498.505.711.000-
1990Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ST21001.35220000013.082224150000.905.401.352.7010.133.75--
1990Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0301.46990210055.242129311553000.956.790.491.788.895.001.000-
1991Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-ST221042.87191903100122.010842399311076101.147.950.662.287.873.45.714-
1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal42ST22452.8712120200087.2773128721523101.127.900.722.165.342.48.4443.43
1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST231852.54323208400241.0212706816481306001.087.920.601.794.852.71.7833.16
1993Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal-ST24102.2522000008.052201100000.755.63--1.1311.2510.001.000-
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST241464.46252503200167.2163848320441175001.238.751.072.366.282.66.7003.93
1994Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST251653.06242403000176.016363601942990001.168.320.972.145.052.36.7624.12
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST261993.29323207400221.2187868124501582001.077.590.972.036.423.16.6793.76
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST2719114.81363604100243.026413713031692043001.379.761.152.557.552.96.6334.00
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST281583.20333304100224.2197878027542185001.127.891.082.168.734.04.6523.45
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST2913103.49292904200206.01898580224117510001.118.240.961.797.634.27.5653.42
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST301873.50313104000203.0207887916521722001.279.160.712.307.613.31.7203.23
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35ST3111153.79343406100237.223610510028462103001.198.941.061.747.954.57.4233.48
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya35ST3217113.15343404300228.2202878020422146001.077.950.791.658.425.10.6072.87
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya35ST3318104.05333302200215.22081039727481827001.198.681.132.007.603.79.6433.57
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya35ST341783.40313102100214.2192868121401954001.088.050.881.688.184.88.6803.04
2004Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST35000.0011000003.02000050000.676.00----15.000.00--
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya35ST351294.59272701000164.2178918422401325001.329.731.202.197.213.30.5713.91
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya35ST361384.41303002200179.2199938823471422001.379.971.152.357.113.02.6193.89
2006New York YankeesALMLBnya35ST371573.51323201000197.0184887722351723001.118.391.001.607.844.91.6823.39
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya35ST3811105.15282710000152.018890871435911001.4711.130.832.075.392.60.5243.93
2008New York YankeesALMLBnya35ST392093.37343400000200.0214857517311504001.229.610.761.396.744.84.6903.20
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter2701533.6853753615723003556.2346015591458376785281371101.198.740.951.987.113.58.6380.45
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1442.38313105200188.1157565012431779101.067.480.572.058.434.12.778-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1042.66222203100138.2118444111351276101.107.660.712.278.243.63.714-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter401.61990210050.03912918503000.936.970.181.438.946.251.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter25123.894947218200327.0343179142386925013001.259.401.041.896.853.62.676-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter147813.5328828804515002006.21895836789210467153539101.188.490.942.096.873.29.645-
New York Yankees Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter123723.882492481128001550.01565723669166318127832001.219.070.961.847.414.02.631-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings1793.68333304100220.0214969023481744001.198.740.951.987.113.58.6540.45
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1652.38363606200220.01836558145020610101.067.480.572.058.434.12.762-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35p2824010000000100000.250.250.250.500104.333.000.000.2250.0025.000.000.000.000.00
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35p2912000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35p30311131004000100000.273.273.364.6374111.300.091.091.2780.009.090.000.000.0033.33
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35p3126000000000100000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya35p3237010001000200000.143.143.143.286107.200.000.000.1270.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya35p3325230000000001000.600.600.6001.200306.600.000.000.5350.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya35p3412000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya35p3511000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya35p36303000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
2006New York YankeesALMLBnya35p3724000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya35p3822000000001000000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23733.330.000.000.000.000.00
2008New York YankeesALMLBnya35p3925010000000000000.200.200.200.400105.200.000.000.1790.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter5152391005001901000.173.189.192.38110154.209.019.038.0001.8516.679.000.000.0011.11
New York Yankees Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter4329250001001501000.172.200.172.3725031.208.000.034.0003.2316.135.000.000.000.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter823141004000400000.174.174.217.3915123.211.043.043.0000.0017.390.000.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621651029300160032903000.173.189.192.381323172.209.019.038.0001.8516.679.000.000.0011.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Hagerstown Suns EastAAbal21P7--14--551.0000.71------7100.05.1
1990Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal21P2--12--331.0001.50------2100.01.4
1991Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal22P19--614--20201.0001.05------19100.013.2
1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal22P12-87411-115151.0001.250.17-----12100.07.4
1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23P32-24113311-4544.9781.380.18-----32100.019.8
1993Bowie Baysox EastAAbal24P2--12--331.0001.50------2100.01.4
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24P25-1671219-131311.0001.240.19-----25100.015.4
1994Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal25P24-1761428114342.9771.750.24-----24100.021.4
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal26P32-2211226234038.9501.190.17-----32100.022.2
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27P36-2431434-348481.0001.330.20-----36100.022.2
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal28P33-2241825--43431.0001.300.19-----33100.020.4
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29P29-2061238-150501.0001.720.24-----29100.017.9
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30P31-2031446136160.9841.940.30-----31100.019.1
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31P34-2371726114443.9771.260.18-----34100.021.0
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya32P34-2281825144443.9771.260.19-----34100.021.3
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya33P33-2151632134948.9801.450.22-----33100.020.5
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya34P31312141435-249491.0001.580.23-----31100.019.1
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya35P27271641128214139.9511.440.24-----27100.016.7
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya36P3030179924453733.8921.100.18-----30100.018.5
2006New York YankeesALMLBnya37P3232197322--25251.0000.780.13-----32100.019.8
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya38P28271521224-436361.0001.290.24-----28100.017.3
2008New York YankeesALMLBnya39P34342001823144241.9761.210.21-----34100.021.0
MLB Totals for P - 18 season(s)-   P53718135542314971537743728.9801.360.20-----5370.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--716--23231.0001.10------210.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P9--26--881.0000.89------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Hagerstown Suns EastAAbal217----------
1990Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal212----------
1991Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal2219----------
1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2212----------
1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2332----------
1993Bowie Baysox EastAAbal242----------
1993Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2425----------
1994Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2524----------
1995Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2632----------
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2736----------
1997Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2833----------
1998Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal2929----------
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3031----------
2000Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3134----------
2001New York YankeesALMLBnya3234----------
2002New York YankeesALMLBnya3333----------
2003New York YankeesALMLBnya3431----------
2004New York YankeesALMLBnya3527----------
2005New York YankeesALMLBnya3630----------
2006New York YankeesALMLBnya3732----------
2007New York YankeesALMLBnya3828----------
2008New York YankeesALMLBnya3934----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1996Baltimore OriolesDiv SeriesMLB27004.501006.0732601.5010.500.003.009.003.000.00.000
1996Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB27015.871007.2852601.399.390.002.357.043.000.00.000
1997Baltimore OriolesDiv SeriesMLB28201.9320014.07331600.714.500.001.9310.295.330.001.000
1997Baltimore OriolesChamp. SeriesMLB28000.6020015.04142500.532.400.002.4015.006.250.00.000
2001New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB32100.001007.0401400.715.140.001.295.144.000.001.000
2001New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB32103.001006.0421300.836.000.001.504.503.000.001.000
2001New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB32014.0920011.011541401.369.000.003.2711.453.500.00.000
2002New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB33009.0011000004.06441020001.5013.502.250.004.5009.00.000
2003New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB34013.8611000007.07330360001.439.000.003.867.712.003.86.000
2003New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB34024.11321000015.1167754170001.329.392.932.359.984.254.11.000
2003New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB34101.2911000007.07110190001.149.000.001.2911.579.001.291.000
2004New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB35012.5711000007.07221170001.149.001.291.299.007.002.57.000
2004New York YankeesChamp. SeriesMLB35104.26220000012.2106602150000.987.110.001.4210.667.504.261.000
2005New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB36115.4022000008.111551170001.4811.881.081.087.567.005.40.500
2006New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB37117.32550000019.22617165613001.6711.902.292.755.952.177.78.500
2006New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB37015.1411000007.08441051001.1410.291.290.006.4305.14.000
2007New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB38113.79550000019.021108345001.329.951.421.892.371.254.74.500
2008New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB39016.00440000015.0131110439001.077.802.401.805.403.006.60.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs235.7014140000053.7603834121327001.3610.062.012.184.532.086.37.400
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 8 yrs443.581064000060.357182441153101.138.500.601.647.914.822.69.500
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 5 yrs233.34945000056.742132151366000.976.670.792.0610.485.082.06.400
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs113.00312000018.018160523001.289.000.002.5011.504.600.50.500

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3211000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2003New York YankeesWorld SeriesMLB3413000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007New York YankeesMLB Spring TrainingMLB3811000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs11000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs24000000000400000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [12]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1996American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1
1997American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1
1998American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1
1999American League Gold Glove (Pitcher) ... Baseball America Second-Team Major League All-Star (SP)2
2000Baltimore Orioles Player of the Year1
2001American League Gold Glove (Pitcher) ... American League Player of the Week (August 27-September 2) ... American League Player of the Week (April 30-May 6)3
2003American League Gold Glove (Pitcher) ... American League Player of the Week (August 11-August 17)2
2008American League Gold Glove (Pitcher)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2007-05-03InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-04-15InjuredDisabled -- Hamstring 
2006-08-23InjuredDisabled -- - 
2004-08-18InjuredActivated from DL 
2004-07-16InjuredDisabled -- - 
2000-12-07ContractSigned by Yankees 
2000-11-30ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
2000-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-07-28Contractsigned 
* 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
1990Baltimore Orioles-21225,000-------225,000Signing Bonus out of 1990 Draft (1st round - 20th overall)
1991Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll22100,000-62031-742,231100,000325,000
1992Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll23152,500-5432333962,245109,000477,500
1993Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll24450,000-3941457968,431109,000927,500
1994Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll25775,000-2901268957,101109,0001,702,500
1995Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll262,925,000-121787++999,520109,0004,627,500
1996Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll274,000,000-64593++957,870109,0008,627,500
1997Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll286,825,000-15299++1,182,177150,00015,452,500
1998Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll296,755,492-19199++1,276,192170,00022,207,992
1999Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll306,623,143-34297++1,454,491200,00028,831,135
2000Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll316,786,032-47395++1,394,248200,00035,617,167
2001New York YankeesTeam Payroll3210,000,000-21498++1,897,758200,00045,617,167
2002New York YankeesTeam Payroll3311,000,000-16399++2,011,045200,00056,617,167
2003New York YankeesTeam Payroll3412,000,000-24498++2,163,527300,00068,617,167
2004New York YankeesTeam Payroll3516,000,000-93100++2,070,100300,00084,617,167
2005New York YankeesTeam Payroll3619,000,000-53100++2,189,055300,000103,617,167
2006New York YankeesTeam Payroll3719,000,000-54100++2,365,072327,000122,617,167
2007New York YankeesTeam Payroll3811,070,42316.06647995++2,459,737380,000133,687,590
2008New York YankeesTeam Payroll3911,071,029-641294++2,696,252390,000144,758,619
* 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