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MIKE VAIL

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1971-1984
Positions
OF-431, 2B-6, 1B-5, 3B-4, DH-1
Born
November 10, 1951  (62.286)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-0 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Archbishop Mitty  (San Jose,CA)
College:
 
Drafted:
St. Louis Cardinals:  1971-4-85 (Jan-Sec) 
Full Name
Michael Lewis Vail 
TBC Player ID
19123
MLB Debut
August 18, 1975  (23.282)
Speed
20
Contact
6
Patience
16
Batting
60
Power
62

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Jeff Branson (79.78)
2.  Mike DiFelice (79.58)
3.  John Boccabella (79.43)
4.  Pete Mackanin (78.92)
5.  Rube Walker (78.34)
6.  Jorge Fabregas (78.32)
7.  Mike Ryan (77.69)
8.  George Vukovich (77.47)
9.  Glenn Adams (77.12)
10.  Bob Melvin (76.86)
Age: 24
1.  Dave Magadan (80.61)
2.  Van Kelly (78.71)
3.  Wilton Veras (77.85)
4.  Amado Samuel (77.8)
5.  Tommy O'Brien (77.14)
6.  Bennie Tate (76.28)
7.  Glen Gorbous (76.13)
8.  Tommy Heath (76.09)
9.  Buck Martinez (75.93)
10.  D.J. LeMahieu (74.51)
Age: 25
1.  Jody Davis (87.49)
2.  Nick Evans (84.64)
3.  Jack Hiatt (80.93)
4.  Angel Mangual (80.16)
5.  Rick Sofield (79)
6.  Salvador Perez (78.75)
7.  Jason Castro (77.6)
8.  Chad Allen (77.42)
9.  Bill Nahorodny (76.97)
10.  Domonic Brown (76.89)
Age: 26
1.  Henry Rodriguez (82.55)
2.  Luis Pujols (81.71)
3.  Jerry Kindall (79.93)
4.  Angel Mangual (79)
5.  Jerry Moses (78.99)
6.  Andres Mora (78.5)
7.  Brian Schneider (78.21)
8.  Danny Bautista (77.22)
9.  Mike MacFarlane (76.71)
10.  Benji Gil (76.32)
Age: 27
1.  Angel Mangual (87.05)
2.  Jerry Moses (83.05)
3.  Henry Rodriguez (80.97)
4.  Frank Parkinson (79.87)
5.  Ken Wood (78.43)
6.  Marc Hill (78.04)
7.  Pat Sheridan (77.84)
8.  Rip Russell (77.62)
9.  Bob Borkowski (77.12)
10.  Ed Goodson (77.12)
Age: 28
1.  Nippy Jones (85.14)
2.  Damon Berryhill (81.39)
3.  Bucky Walters (80.37)
4.  Ronny Paulino (79.99)
5.  Bob Borkowski (79.94)
6.  Mike Ryan (79.67)
7.  Jeff Conine (79.6)
8.  Dave Engle (79.54)
9.  Andy Kosco (79.04)
10.  Joe Hague (78.63)
Age: 29
1.  Nippy Jones (84.74)
2.  Greg Myers (84)
3.  Pat Borders (83.68)
4.  Mike Ryan (80.31)
5.  Bob Borkowski (80.18)
6.  Lee Stevens (79.8)
7.  Jeff Branson (79.35)
8.  Jim Holt (78.52)
9.  Elston Howard (78.43)
10.  Joel Skinner (77.37)
Age: 30
1.  Greg Myers (83.36)
2.  Nippy Jones (81.4)
3.  Buck Martinez (77.99)
4.  Mike Ryan (76.46)
5.  Bob Melvin (76.37)
6.  Dave Engle (76.37)
7.  Jeff Branson (76.27)
8.  Joel Skinner (76.04)
9.  Lee Stevens (75.06)
10.  George Vukovich (74.88)
Age: 31
1.  Buck Martinez (83.02)
2.  Jeff Branson (79.99)
3.  Damon Berryhill (79.62)
4.  Pete Mackanin (79.44)
5.  Mike Ryan (78.14)
6.  Rube Walker (77.85)
7.  George Vukovich (77.6)
8.  Bob Melvin (77.4)
9.  Tim Hulett (77.19)
10.  Greg Myers (77.07)
Age: 32
1.  Buck Martinez (85.16)
2.  Jeff Branson (80.04)
3.  Damon Berryhill (80.03)
4.  Greg Dobbs (79.99)
5.  Pete Mackanin (78.92)
6.  Rube Walker (78.34)
7.  Jorge Fabregas (78.32)
8.  John Boccabella (77.82)
9.  Mike Ryan (77.69)
10.  George Vukovich (77.47)
Age: 33
1.  Jeff Branson (79.79)
2.  John Boccabella (79.43)
3.  Pete Mackanin (78.92)
4.  Rube Walker (78.34)
5.  Jorge Fabregas (78.32)
6.  Buck Martinez (78.02)
7.  Mike Ryan (77.69)
8.  George Vukovich (77.47)
9.  Dave Hansen (77.16)
10.  Glenn Adams (77.07)


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