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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Peter Cather
Stat Years
1993-2003  [mlb] 1997-1999
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (364)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
High School
Folsom (Folsom,CA)
Colleges
University of California (Berkeley, California)
Draft
Selected by the Texas Rangers in Round #41 (#1151 overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Alan Regier
MLB Debut
1997-07-13 - Boxscore  (Age: 26.208)
Service Time
Organizations
ATL [5] TEX [3] MIA [1] SLN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9746 ... retro id: cathm001 ... mlbam id: 112134
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1993Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRktex-221---111.76250001725430.2207609302030.955.870.002.648.802.053.33.500
    1993Minor Totals: TEXbyYearRk----221---111.79250001725430.7207609302030.965.960.002.688.942.093.33.500
    1994Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-232---863.88440003744660.1563326240531031.598.350.305.977.914.921.33.571
    1994Minor Totals: TEXbyYearA+----231---863.89440003744660.3563326240531031.608.390.305.997.944.941.33.571
    1995Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-243---023.32180001218021.22011807150011.258.310.002.916.234.572.14.000
    1995Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAA----241---023.40180001218021.72011807150011.278.490.002.976.374.672.14.000
    1996Greenville BravesSouAAatl-254---343.70530001853587.2894236229612181.359.140.212.986.264.312.10.429
    1996Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAA----251---343.72530001853587.7894236229612181.359.190.212.996.304.332.10.429
    1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-265---524.3422000222137.137181827290061.188.920.481.696.994.344.14.714
    1997Richmond BravesILAAAatl-265---001.73130001013326.0176519220011.005.880.353.127.622.082.44.000
    1997Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf242.39350001035037.2231210119290021.125.500.244.546.932.871.53.333
    1997Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA/AA----262---523.28350001235463.3542423316510071.117.700.432.287.273.423.19.714
    1997MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf242.42350001035037.7231210119290021.135.560.244.607.022.901.53.333
    1998Richmond BravesILAAAatl-276---015.8711000211015.122121016102001.8312.910.593.525.877.041.67.000
    1998Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.92360001136041.1392118712330021.238.491.522.617.194.572.75.500
    1998Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----271---015.9611000211015.322121016102001.8513.110.603.585.967.151.67.000
    1998MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf223.94360001136041.3392118712330021.248.541.532.637.234.602.75.500
    1999Richmond BravesILAAAatl-287---276.78450002045167.2715751434605311.559.440.534.527.987.581.76.222
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1010.1240000402.25332100002.2516.876.753.370.0010.120.001.000
    1999Minor Totals: ATLbyYearAAA----281---276.83450002045167.7715751434605311.569.510.544.558.047.631.76.222
    1999MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1012.2740000402.75332100002.7320.458.184.090.0012.270.001.000
    2000Calgary CannonsPCLAAAmia29298---453.98430002843863.1663428627620031.479.380.853.848.814.832.30.444
    2000Minor Totals: MIAbyYearAAA----291---453.99430002843863.3663428627620031.479.410.863.858.844.852.30.444
    2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-309---115.8215000415021.227141439210011.6611.221.253.748.725.822.33.500
    2001Minor Totals: SLNbyYearAAA----301---115.9415000415021.727141439210011.7011.461.273.828.925.942.33.500
    2003Macon PeachesS-eastIndy----3210---003.8650000507.07531350001.439.001.293.866.436.431.67.000
    2003Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----321---003.8650000507.07531350001.439.001.293.866.436.431.67.000
    MLB Totals (3 yrs)563.44750002175081.76736311032620041.227.431.113.556.873.991.94.455
    National League Totals (3 yrs)563.44750002175081.76736311032620041.227.431.113.556.873.991.94.455
    Minor League Totals24294.2228900015028928431.742523420221177363124271.408.870.443.697.584.882.05.453
    Minor: Indy Totals003.8650000507.07531350001.439.001.293.866.436.431.67.000
    Minor: Rk Totals111.79250001725430.7207609302030.965.960.002.688.942.093.33.500
    Minor: A+ Totals863.89440003744660.3563326240531031.608.390.305.997.944.941.33.571
    Minor: AA Totals883.829300032936146.7146716244310521151.298.990.252.656.464.372.44.500
    Minor: AAA Totals7145.011270006412712194.020312310815851757361.489.420.703.948.125.712.06.333
    Atlanta Braves Totals (3 yrs)563.44750002175081.76736311032620041.227.431.113.556.873.991.94.455
    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. 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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1996Greenville BravesSouAAatl-25p---1538111000000500000.125.125.250.375821.125.125.3330.0062.500.000.00.00100.0
    1997Greenville BravesSouAAatl-26p---2221000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1997Richmond BravesILAAAatl-26p---2132000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1997Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3826pL-S-E-P2341000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1998Richmond BravesILAAAatl-27p---3111000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    1999Richmond BravesILAAAatl-28p---4453000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2000Calgary CannonsPCLAAAmia2929p---5433000000000100000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    2001Richmond BravesILAAAatl-30p---61043885511416322010101045415315.294.316.366.68242014221.098.072.3262.3810.714.50194.00.4818.4
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)341000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (1 yrs)341000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals2914065611517322010101055415315.283.305.355.66043814422.096.072.3212.2812.565.50203.00.4619.1
    Minor: AA Totals759111000000600000.111.111.222.333921.111.111.3330.0066.670.000.00.00100.0
    Minor: AAA Totals2163975511416322010101049415315.287.309.358.66742914221.096.071.3212.3311.424.90198.50.4718.4
    Atlanta Braves Totals (1 yrs)341000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1993Gulf Coast Rangers GCLRk22P2500.00300331.0000.100.0041.7100.02
    1994Charlotte RangersFSLA+23P4400.0111201412.8570.300.0032.4100.01
    1995Tulsa DrillersTexAA24P1800.03600991.0000.500.0013.3100.07
    1996Greenville BravesSouAA25P5300.0611121817.9440.300.0037.9100.01
    1997Greenville BravesSouAA26P2200.0470011111.0000.500.0015.7100.09
    1997Richmond BravesILAAA26P1300.02601881.0000.600.009.2100.015
    1997Atlanta BravesNLMLB26P35037.21700881.0000.200.2221.6100.05
    1998Richmond BravesILAAA27P1100.01200331.0000.300.007.6100.016
    1998Atlanta BravesNLMLB27P36041.1071087.8750.200.1722.2100.04
    1999Richmond BravesILAAA28P4500.0212301714.8240.300.0031.7100.02
    1999Atlanta BravesNLMLB28P402.20100111.0000.300.452.5100.017
    2000Calgary CannonsPCLAAA29P4300.0470011111.0000.300.0030.3100.01
    2001Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAA30P1500.00600661.0000.400.0010.5100.014
    MLB Totals - (P)75080115101716.9410.200.200.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)12700933314542.9330.300.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)93001324123837.9740.400.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)4400111201412.8570.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)25000300331.0000.100.000.00.00
    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
    1993Minor25----------
    1994Minor44----------
    1995Minor18----------
    1996Minor53----------
    1997MLB35----------
    1997Minor35----------
    1998MLB36----------
    1998Minor11----------
    1999MLB4----------
    1999Minor45----------
    2000Minor43----------
    2001Minor15----------
    Totals364----------