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Mike LambTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1995-2011 MLB Years: 2000-2010
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

Positions3B-1025, 1B-347, DH-34, LF-26, 2B-15, C-8, RF-7Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Robert Lamb
Height6-1Weight185BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 9,1975 [43.131]PlaceWest Covina,California
High SchoolBishop Amat (La Puente,CA)
CollegeCal State Fullerton (Fullerton,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 7th round (227th overall) of the 1997 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 31st round (907th overall) of the 1996 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsTodd GuggianaService Time7.168 (2008)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2000-MLB-#71 ... 2000-TEX-#4
MLB DebutApril 23,2000 [24.258]
OrganizationsTEX [7] HOU [4] MIA [1] MIL [1] MIN [1] NYA [1] NYN [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID1008Retrosheet IDlambm001MLBAM ID150286
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (3B) in 2000
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed36Power55Contact79XBH53RBIs68Runs53Hitting71Durability57Team.492Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Cal State FullertonCollegeFr-1b19376512136008205950302.200.295.292.58719678.220.092.200.2726.4111.541.800.000.0046.15
1996Cal State FullertonCollegeSo-1b20551793558140530002025107100.324.419.486.9058719217.353.162.274.4029.2211.521.252.3035.8032.76
1997Cal State FullertonCollegeJr-1b21642615999204107081202273507.379.430.6021.03215734296.380.223.326.4436.767.431.103.3826.1034.34
1997Pulaski RangersAppRktex-3b2160233597819394772311842625.335.412.558.97013031276.325.223.378.41511.236.520.583.2625.8939.74
1998Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-3b22135536831623539931874563428510.302.356.429.78523047595.324.127.231.3437.5610.591.401.5159.5629.01
1999Tulsa DrillersTexAAtex-3b231375449817651521100435365718511.324.386.551.93730077613.333.227.327.3998.6510.601.233.4325.9043.75
1999Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-3b2322010000011010010.500.750.5001.250104.500.000.000.55125.000.000.000.000.000.00
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1395469817751521100445465818611.324.388.551.93930177617.333.227.326.3998.7510.531.203.4026.0043.50
2000Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-3b2414558145125215600005.255.317.491.80827860.255.236.345.3458.3310.001.203.3327.5057.14
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex133b2413849365137252647023460452610.278.328.373.70118433538.305.095.160.3096.3211.151.761.1282.1724.09
2001Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex253b2569273358119384002133132408.297.331.476.80713030295.307.179.220.3444.4110.512.382.7134.1337.04
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex133b2576284428718043521142751216.306.348.412.76011722306.325.106.158.3314.588.821.931.3171.0025.29
2002Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-c266283111004001400001.393.414.429.84312129.458.036.071.3753.4513.794.000.000.009.09
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex561b26115314548913093300334832357.283.354.411.76512922355.308.128.232.3349.3013.521.452.5434.8924.72
2003Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex133b2773274457919494611424522334.288.383.485.86813332323.314.197.350.37413.0013.931.072.7930.4440.51
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex51dh-1b272838350002102710101.132.190.132.3225042.156.000.079.1574.7616.673.500.000.000.00
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou263b281122783880143145811316300334.288.356.511.86714231312.324.223.335.3679.9420.192.034.4919.8638.75
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou261b2912532241761351253112265104110.236.284.419.70313530349.257.183.252.3016.3018.622.953.4426.8339.47
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou261b-3b30126381701172231245243555005610.307.361.475.83618137421.329.168.255.3558.3113.061.572.8531.7531.62
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou263b-1b311243114590142114000364531255.289.366.453.81914127353.307.164.280.35610.2012.751.253.1228.2730.00
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin243b3281236205512313201173200843.233.276.322.5987616261.256.089.157.2576.5112.261.880.38236.0029.09
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil473b321111230000000100000.273.273.273.5463011.300.000.000.2440.009.090.000.000.000.00
2008Totals for MLB-MLB         92247225812313201173300843.235.276.320.5967916272.258.085.150.2566.2512.131.940.37247.0027.59
2009Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn53b-1b3311944044115292553002134311210.261.299.370.66916336466.274.109.157.2944.517.301.621.0788.0031.30
2010New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAflo133b-1b346021336687074200211730219.319.385.451.8369614239.319.132.230.3698.797.110.812.9330.4320.59
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo131b343938271104002600000.184.225.263.48810240.219.079.132.2195.0015.003.000.000.0028.57
2011Camden RiversharksAtlInd--3545169305412073230282020207.320.418.515.9338719201.326.195.379.40713.939.950.713.4824.1435.19
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre YanILAAAnya371b3553203276013262600132940109.296.348.468.8169521221.320.172.236.3575.8813.122.232.7133.8335.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter97527063827461321969349710226409179303156.276.332.415.74711232202988.300.139.222.0007.5613.691.812.3139.2229.49
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter7282801438845198237645632172463123110331972.302.361.470.83113172973121.314.168.262.0007.8810.001.272.4436.8635.15
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter39614881984299312372163511716616511746.288.344.442.7866571421637.302.154.231.0007.1510.141.422.2640.2233.10
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1375449817651521100435365718511.324.386.551.93730077613.333.227.327.0008.6510.601.233.4325.9043.75
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter135536831623539931874563428510.302.356.429.78523047595.324.127.231.0007.5610.591.401.5159.5629.01
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter60233597819394772311842625.335.412.558.97013031276.325.223.378.00011.236.520.583.2625.8939.74
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter45169305412073230282020207.320.418.515.9338719201.326.195.379.00013.939.950.713.4824.1435.19
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1565051061704041510810145562210909.337.408.521.92926359591.350.184.291.0007.619.481.242.5433.6734.71
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter48712921943636313491964612422841141529.281.342.464.8065991251435.305.183.277.0008.6415.891.843.4126.3734.44
Texas Rangers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter357112916431856219117338314213881224.282.336.385.721435771241.306.103.177.0006.6911.441.711.5359.4224.21
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter81236205512313201173200843.233.276.322.5987616261.256.089.157.0006.5112.261.880.38236.0029.09
Florida Marlins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3938271104002600000.184.225.263.48810240.219.079.132.0005.0015.003.000.000.0028.57
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1111230000000100000.273.273.273.5463011.300.000.000.0000.009.090.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16245063124223115812386831559.276.332.415.74718737496.300.139.222.0007.5613.691.812.3139.2229.49
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626239718844517101745569727416.302.361.470.83129366695.314.168.262.0007.8810.001.272.4436.8635.15

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1997Pulaski Rangers AppRktex213B58--381182510181156.8622.69------6096.785.3
1998Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex223B132--983043019432402.9313.05------13597.895.7
1998Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex221B2--261122827.96413.50------1351.51.4
1999Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex233B137--882842825400372.9302.72------137100.097.9
1999Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex23C1--2---221.0002.00------1370.70.7
1999Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex233B2---------------2100.01.4
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex243B12--1217713629.8062.42------1485.78.4
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex243B135-11371182303324381348.9132.580.31-----13897.883.3
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex24DH2---------------1381.41.2
2001Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex253B69--39109159163148.9082.14------69100.048.3
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex253B74-634521391814209191.9142.580.30-----7697.445.7
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26C4--2322-2725.9266.25------666.72.8
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex263B1----1-1---------616.70.7
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex261B52-33535828536391386.9877.421.15-----11545.232.1
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex26DH21---------------11518.313.0
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex263B14-10812203-3532.9142.290.30-----11512.28.6
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex26LF12-5110-1-1110.9090.830.20-----11510.47.4
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex26RF5-61---111.0000.200.17-----1154.33.1
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex26C3-7101--11111.0003.671.573-100.011152.61.9
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex262B1-2-2--221.0002.001.00-----1150.90.6
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex273B66--621241116197186.9442.82------7390.446.5
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex271B5--341-735351.0007.00------736.83.5
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex271B5-661--771.0001.401.17-----2817.93.1
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex27DH5---------------2817.93.1
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex27LF2161---111.0000.500.17-----287.11.2
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex273B1-1-------------283.60.6
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou283B575345341106139160147.9192.580.32-----11250.935.2
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou281B10765764-780801.0008.001.23-----1128.96.2
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou282B75409121-2221.9553.000.53-----1126.34.3
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28DH1---------------1120.90.6
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou291B684742842928539462457.9896.721.07-----12554.442.0
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou293B151210316341-5150.9803.330.49-----12512.09.3
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29LF12119011---11111.0000.920.12-----1259.67.4
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29DH1---------------1250.80.6
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29RF1171---111.0001.000.14-----1250.80.6
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou301B685450347541548521516.9907.591.03-----12654.042.0
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou303B363026324706810094.9402.610.36-----12628.622.2
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou302B2-721-1331.0001.500.43-----1261.61.2
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou313B5846416298888125117.9362.020.28-----12446.835.8
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou311B432222619829325230227.9875.281.00-----12434.726.5
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31RF1-1-------------1240.80.6
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin323B5551458418848133129.9702.350.28-----8167.933.7
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin321B9552468-454541.0006.001.04-----8111.15.5
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32DH4---------------814.92.5
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil323B1-2-21-32.6672.001.00-----119.10.6
2009Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn333B63--4097105147137.9322.17------11952.944.1
2009Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn331B47--38024342407404.9938.60------11939.532.9
2009Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn332B5--812242220.9094.00------1194.23.5
2010New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAflo343B30--2741547368.9322.27------6050.021.0
2010New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAflo341B16--1066111113112.9917.00------6026.711.2
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo341B11611--111111.00011.001.83-----392.60.6
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya351B21--1685120174173.9948.24------5339.614.8
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya353B9--34--771.0000.78------5317.06.3
MLB Totals for 3B - 9 season(s)-   3B4461923575333777877111971110.9272.490.31-----4460.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B256136162115991391816017561738.9906.791.07-----2560.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 6 season(s)-   DH34---------------340.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 3 season(s)-   LF261214722-1-2322.9570.850.15-----260.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B105491115112726.9632.600.53-----100.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 3 season(s)-   RF71142---221.0000.290.14-----70.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C3-7101--11111.0003.671.573-100.0130.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B252--1833924935624575.9212.28------2520.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B89--68836580729724.9938.13------890.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B5--812242220.9094.00------50.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C4--2322-2725.9266.25------40.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B137--882842825400372.9302.72------1370.00.0
AA Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B132--983043019432402.9313.05------1320.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--261122827.96413.50------20.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B58--381182510181156.8622.69------580.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1997Pulaski Rangers AppRktex21-----58-----
1998Charlotte Rangers FSLA+tex22--2--132-----
1999Tulsa Drillers TexAAtex23-1---137-----
1999Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex23-----2-----
2000Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex24-----12-----
2000Texas RangersALMLBtex24-----135----2
2001Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex25-----69-----
2001Texas RangersALMLBtex25-----74-----
2002Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex26-4---1-----
2002Texas RangersALMLBtex26-3521-1412-5-21
2003Oklahoma RedHawks PCLAAAtex27--5--66-----
2003Texas RangersALMLBtex27--5--12---5
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28--107-57----1
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29--68--1512-1-1
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30--682-36-----
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31--43--58--1--
2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin32--9--55----4
2008Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil32-----1-----
2009Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn33--475-63-----
2010New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAflo34--16--30-----
2010Florida MarlinsNLMLBflo34--1--------
2011Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees ILAAAnya35--21--9-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Mesa Solar SoxArizona Fall LgMinor232899233482331009800000.343.398.556.9545513108.352.213.3038.337.410.892.7833.0038.24
2003Team USAArizona Fall LgMinor27925461102001300000.240.269.360.6299226.273.120.1603.8511.543.000.000.0033.33
2004Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB2843000001000000100.000.000.000.000004.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2004Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB2825220022001100000.400.5001.6002.100826.0001.2001.40016.6716.671.0033.332.50100.00
2005Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB2926130011002000020.500.6251.0001.625618.400.500.83325.000.000.0012.506.0033.33
2005Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB29416331012000300000.188.188.438.6267216.167.250.2500.0018.750.006.2516.0066.67
2005Houston AstrosWorld SeriesMLB29410121011002300010.200.333.600.9336212.167.400.60016.6725.001.508.3310.00100.00
2006Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB302552913422110041400104.250.298.519.81727857.297.269.3467.0224.563.503.5126.0061.54
2007Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB312553121740010008600103.321.403.396.79921462.354.075.22612.909.680.750.000.0023.53
2008Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3216436165001006400003.372.449.488.93721549.410.116.25612.248.160.670.000.0031.25
2009Milwaukee BrewersMLB Spring TrainingMLB33265261310212007800211.250.328.385.71320361.250.135.26911.4813.111.143.2826.0023.08
2010Florida MarlinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3421315115008002110000.355.412.516.92816534.367.161.2265.882.940.500.000.0045.45
Arizona Fall League Totals - 2 yrs3712427409333300101100000.323.373.516.8896415134.336.193.2747.468.211.102.2441.3337.50
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs1132313870192442002733104111.303.373.455.82810525263.333.152.26810.2712.551.221.5257.7535.71
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs69130012002000120.333.417.6671.0846112.222.334.55616.670.000.008.339.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs621551034001400000.238.273.714.98715422.143.476.5244.5518.184.0013.647.0080.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs410121011002300010.200.333.600.9336212.167.400.60016.6725.001.508.3310.00100.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997Big West Conference All-Conference Team (C)1
1999Double-A All-Star (DH) ... Texas League All-Star (UT)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2011-06-23ContractSigned by Yankees 
2010-02-11ContractSigned by Marlins 
2009-04-25ContractSigned by Mets 
2008-12-09ContractSigned by Brewers (1-year) 
2008-09-05ContractSigned by Brewers 
2007-01-15ContractSigned by Astros to avoid arbitration 
2004-03-25TradeTraded by Yankees to Astros for Juan DeLeon. 
2004-02-05TradeTraded by Rangers to Yankees for Jose Garcia. 
1997-06-06Contractsigned 
* 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
2000Texas RangersTeam Payroll24175,000-79534-1,394,248200,000175,000
2001Texas RangersTeam Payroll25200,000-77145-1,897,758200,000375,000
2002Texas RangersTeam Payroll26200,000-75737-2,011,045200,000575,000
2003Texas RangersTeam Payroll27440,000-50923372,163,527300,0001,015,000
2004Houston AstrosTeam Payroll28352,000-55324392,070,100300,0001,367,000
2005Houston AstrosTeam Payroll291,300,000-3478622,189,055300,0002,667,000
2006Houston AstrosTeam Payroll301,700,000-33411592,365,072327,0004,367,000
2007Houston AstrosTeam Payroll312,700,000-2911164++2,459,737380,0007,067,000
2008Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll323,500,0007.1682461173++2,696,252390,00010,567,000
2008Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll323,500,0007.168246773++2,696,252390,00010,567,000
2010Florida MarlinsTeam Payroll34500,000-50917442,812,412400,00011,067,000
* 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