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Mike JamesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1987-2002 MLB Years: 1995-2002
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-550Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Elmo James
Height6-3Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 15,1967 [50.338]PlaceFort Walton Beach,Florida
High SchoolFort Walton Beach (Fort Walton Beach,FL)
CollegeLurleen B. Wallace Community College (Andalusia,AL)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 43rd round (1064th overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1989-LAN-#10
MLB DebutApril 29,1995 [27.258]
OrganizationsLAN [6] ANA [3] CAL [3] SLN [2] COL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID821Retrosheet IDjamem001MLBAM ID116480
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts54Walks37Hittable49SO/BB43vsPower49Hitting12Durability65Team.514Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1987Lurleen B. Wallace CommunCollegeNCAAFrS/R19832.961578400076.052025040710001.216.16--4.748.411.78.727-
1988Northwest Missouri StateCollegeNCAASoS/R20913.1212102500075.0500260351000001.136.00--4.2012.002.86.900-
1988Great Falls DodgersPioRklan27ST20713.7614122000067.0613628741592001.528.190.945.517.931.44.875-
1989Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan-ST211183.78272701100159.21448267117812713001.398.120.624.407.161.63.579-
1990San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-ST221143.32262603000157.0144735814789710001.418.250.804.475.561.24.733-
1991San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-ST23954.5315150210089.08854451051744001.568.871.015.147.461.45.643-
1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-S/R23136.601385003045.0513633730395001.8010.201.406.007.801.30.250-
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R01085.23282352130134.0139907817811139001.649.311.145.437.571.40.556-
1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-ST24212.67880000054.0391616320521101.096.500.503.338.672.60.667-
1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-S/R24215.5918612003146.2553529422334001.6510.610.774.246.361.50.667-
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0424.022614120031100.2945145742855101.358.400.633.757.602.02.667-
1993Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-Rel25234.92301290015560.0543733233605001.448.060.304.928.951.82.400-
1993Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-Rel25107.4716016005231.0382826519322001.8210.911.445.469.191.681.000-
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--Rel0335.79461450020791.2926559752927001.579.030.695.119.031.77.500-
1994Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAcal-S/R26535.223710270018891.010156531534663001.489.951.483.356.501.94.625-
1995Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+cal-Rel27009.5351400105.29661380002.1214.291.594.7612.712.67--
1995California AngelsALMLBcal46Rel27303.88460460011155.2492724626361031.357.920.974.205.821.381.0004.77
1996California AngelsALMLBcal46Rel28552.67690690023181.06227247426550101.286.890.784.677.221.55.5004.62
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana46Rel29554.31580580022762.2693230328571051.559.910.434.028.192.04.5003.49
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana46Rel30001.9311011003014.0103307120001.216.43--4.507.711.71-2.92
1999Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+ana-ST31005.7933000009.012660060001.2911.57----5.790.00--
1999Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAana-Rel31128.6481700008.0161483231002.1617.283.242.163.241.50.333-
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0127.131147000017.22820143291001.7014.261.531.024.584.50.333-
2000Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-Rel32210.9380800119.26311481001.035.590.933.727.452.00.667-
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49Rel32223.16510510010251.0402218724412031.257.011.234.217.191.71.5004.89
2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln46Rel33024.001001000109.010641490001.5610.001.004.009.002.25.000-
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49Rel33125.21400400011038.0432422517263051.5810.181.184.036.161.53.3335.13
2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-Rel34118.1324024007131.0383128516253001.7411.031.454.657.261.56.500-
2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol48Rel34005.5613013006011.0129725100011.509.531.593.977.942.00-5.08
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter16143.672880288008611312.028514412830149247120271.388.170.864.277.081.66.5331.35
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter55354.54262118144625418871.28665194418943569854101.498.910.924.487.181.60.611-
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter13136.0113425109003813270.03152091824113121519001.6410.411.354.337.111.64.500-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter22103.57494905100300.02711431192714922315101.408.120.814.476.681.50.688-
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13114.2965323311165233.02191311121411420118001.428.390.544.377.701.76.542-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter713.7614122000067.0613628741592001.528.190.945.517.931.44.875-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1743.042717109000151.01020510751710001.176.08--4.4710.192.28.810-
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter853.16115011500342136.21115448136810160131.317.310.864.486.651.49.615-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter344.03910910021289.08346401241675081.398.361.214.136.751.63.429-
Anaheim Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter553.87690690025776.2793533335691051.499.270.354.118.101.97.500-
Colorado Rockies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter005.5613013006011.0129725100011.509.531.593.977.942.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11103.67202020200608220.0200101902110417380191.388.170.864.277.081.66.5241.35
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1494.5466303621145220.02181311112210917614001.498.910.924.487.181.60.609-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1990San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-p2227261300000021702000.115.179.115.2943030.333.000.077.1486.6756.678.500.000.000.00
1991San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-p231511011002000515000.091.167.182.3492117.167.091.091.1700.0029.410.000.000.00100.00
1991Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-p23134111000000100000.250.250.500.750214.333.250.250.3240.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2815122002000615000.133.188.267.4554221.222.134.133.2080.0028.570.000.000.00100.00
1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-p24118010000000700000.125.125.125.2501081.000.000.000.1140.0087.500.000.000.000.00
1992Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-p24185111000000201000.200.200.400.600216.333.200.200.2620.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2913121000000901000.154.154.231.3853114.500.077.077.1710.0064.290.000.000.0050.00
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49p32501100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln46p33101000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln49p33381000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2002Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol-p34241000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter882100000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter118563730020023218000.125.169.179.34810367.292.054.089.0002.9947.7616.000.000.0042.86
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter6511222000000301000.182.182.364.5464212.250.182.182.0000.0025.000.000.000.00100.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter53451510020022917000.111.167.133.3006155.313.022.067.0003.6452.7314.500.000.0020.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter882100000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624200000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16277410400300344111000.125.169.179.34814492.292.054.089.0002.9947.7616.000.000.0042.86

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1988Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan20P14--572-1412.8570.86------14100.020.3
1989Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan21P27--13143-3027.9001.00------27100.019.0
1990San Antonio Missions TexAAlan22P26--9151-2524.9600.92------2796.319.4
1991San Antonio Missions TexAAlan23P15--810-218181.0001.20------15100.011.0
1991Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan23P13--421276.8570.46------13100.09.4
1992San Antonio Missions TexAAlan24P8--28-110101.0001.25------1172.75.9
1992Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24P18--110-211111.0000.61------18100.012.6
1993Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan25P30--313--16161.0000.53------30100.022.6
1993Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25P16---3--331.0000.19------16100.011.2
1994Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal26P37--614-320201.0000.54------37100.026.1
1995Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+cal27P5----1-1---------5100.03.6
1995California AngelsALMLBcal27P46-5528--10101.0000.220.18-----46100.031.7
1996California AngelsALMLBcal28P69-81612-218181.0000.260.22-----69100.042.9
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana29P58-6229--11111.0000.190.18-----58100.035.8
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana30P11-14-1--111.0000.090.07-----11100.06.8
1999Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana31P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.02.2
1999Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAana31P8--1---111.0000.13------8100.05.8
2000Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln32P8--2---221.0000.25------8100.05.6
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32P51-5125--771.0000.140.14-----51100.031.5
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln33P10---2--221.0000.20------10100.07.0
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33P40-3834-1771.0000.180.18-----40100.024.7
2002Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol34P24--251187.8750.29------24100.016.7
2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol34P13-11-1--111.0000.080.09-----13100.08.0
MLB Totals for P - 7 season(s)-   P288-3121540-355551.0000.190.18-----2880.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 8 season(s)-   P134--1636285452.9630.39------1340.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P49--1933135352.9811.06------490.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P65--17274-4844.9170.68------650.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--572-1412.8570.86------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1988Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan2014----------
1989Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan2127----------
1990San Antonio Missions TexAAlan2226----------
1991San Antonio Missions TexAAlan2315----------
1991Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan2313----------
1992San Antonio Missions TexAAlan248----------
1992Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan2418----------
1993Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan2530----------
1993Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan2516----------
1994Vancouver Canadians PCLAAAcal2637----------
1995Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+cal275----------
1995California AngelsALMLBcal2746----------
1996California AngelsALMLBcal2869----------
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana2958----------
1998Anaheim AngelsALMLBana3011----------
1999Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana313----------
1999Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAana318----------
2000Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln328----------
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3251----------
2001Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln3310----------
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3340----------
2002Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol3424----------
2002Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol3413----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2000St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB32100.002004.1101100.492.080.002.082.081.000.001.000
2000St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB320015.434002.1541002.8619.290.003.860.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs100.0020200004.3100011000.462.080.002.082.081.000.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs0015.4340400002.3504010002.5719.290.003.860.000.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2000St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB3221000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs21000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2005-03-28Released by Tigers 
2002-01-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rockies. 
2001-11-05Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2001-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2001-07-07InjuredDisabled -- right shoulder inflammation 
1999-10-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1999-09-07Released by Angels. 
1993-10-26TradeTraded by Dodgers to Angels for Reggie Williams. 
* 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
1995California AngelsTeam Payroll27109,000-75337-999,520109,000109,000
1996California AngelsTeam Payroll28150,000-5993033957,870109,000259,000
1997Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll29330,000-46223491,182,177150,000589,000
1998Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll30700,000-37220591,276,192170,0001,289,000
2000St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll32175,000-79539-1,394,248200,0001,464,000
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll331,525,000-33715631,897,758200,0002,989,000
2002Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll34500,000-48319462,011,045200,0003,489,000
* 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