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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Anthony Diaz
Stat Years
1978-2009  [mlb] 1983-1988
Height/Weight
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (542) ... OF (164) ... 1B (128) ... 3B (9) ... DH (1)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
High School
Terra Nova (Pacifica,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Chicago Cubs in Round #30 (#685 overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1983-09-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.153)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [6] PIT [3] PHI [2] CHA [1] HOU [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10726 ... retro id: diazm001 ... mlbam id: 113332
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1978Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRkchn-18c---126681019301734121200000.279.388.368.75680254.250.089.32715.0015.001.0068.01.2521.0
    1979Geneva CubsNYPLA-chn-19c---263237457419173613242450100.312.386.489.87526711627.270.177.3248.998.991.0033.92.6236.5
    1980Quad Cities CubsMidwAchn-20c---31053865111317184771354832200.293.354.404.75842815626.218.111.3168.1811.211.3748.21.8723.0
    1981Midland CubsTexAAchn-21c---411039056103192106040366445200.264.331.400.73143715631.238.136.2928.2414.651.7839.02.2930.1
    1982Midland CubsTexAAchn-22c---512144354128234227587328540320.289.340.508.84848222549.293.219.3136.6417.632.6620.14.5638.3
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-23c---6742384377133154734314701120.324.400.592.99227114131.395.268.35011.4417.341.5215.95.5440.3
    1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn1523cL-S-E-P667221001000000000.286.286.429.715731.143.143.2860.000.000.000.00.0050.0
    1984Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-24c-of---71053415292151144621326501310.270.330.443.77337715130.270.173.2948.4917.242.0324.43.7132.6
    1985Portland BeaversPCLAAAphi-25c---812844565139294228533467074260.312.384.544.92850424255.335.232.3309.1313.891.5220.24.3739.6
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10,5926of-1bL-S-E-P997209225690123601194320305.268.330.483.81323310121.301.215.2808.1518.452.2617.45.1537.5
    1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1427of-1bL-S-E-P10103241285882164810314230736.241.326.490.81628211826.382.249.22110.9914.891.3515.15.6744.8
    1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1428ofL-S-E-P114774617300500161300012.230.367.270.63790203.257.040.27917.7814.440.810.00.0017.6
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20281bL-S-E-P11401521236603120153010005.237.266.336.602158519.125.099.2773.1618.996.0050.71.9025.0
    2009Lexington LegendsSALAhou4491b-of---1289320227711133163154661109.241.287.309.5963439915.125.068.2724.3713.413.07106.70.8719.5
    2009Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou21491b-of---1211000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)293683701692723110212711286010418.247.319.429.74877029360.284.182.2589.2216.621.8022.04.0335.5
    National League Totals (4 yrs)2535315813321228901166985010413.250.333.456.78961224251.330.206.25310.7816.011.4819.04.5838.3
    American League Totals (1 yrs)401521236603120153010005.237.266.336.602158519.125.099.2773.1618.996.0050.71.9025.0
    Minor League Totals8222869398822149171024343726263462291415119.287.351.457.80831901311268.266.170.3108.2414.481.7628.13.2032.6
    Minor: Rk Totals26681019301734121200000.279.388.368.75680254.250.089.32715.0015.001.0068.01.2521.0
    Minor: A- Totals63237457419173613242450100.312.386.489.87526711627.270.177.3248.998.991.0033.92.6236.5
    Minor: A Totals194706731902821178134509493309.269.324.361.68577125541.176.092.2966.4912.191.8864.21.4321.6
    Minor: AA Totals232834110231426321351276815085520.277.336.457.79392038180.267.180.3037.3916.302.2126.13.4834.6
    Minor: AAA Totals3071024160308578511788810918276690.301.370.521.8911152534116.327.220.3229.4615.801.6720.14.4337.7
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (3 yrs)2475245613120228891166985010413.250.334.456.79060523950.332.206.25210.9116.201.4818.74.6338.2
    Chicago White Sox Totals (1 yrs)401521236603120153010005.237.266.336.602158519.125.099.2773.1618.996.0050.71.9025.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)67221001000000000.286.286.429.715731.143.143.2860.000.000.000.00.0050.0
    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
    1978Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRk18C1700.0478315855.9483.200.0031.565.42
    1978Gulf Coast Cubs GCLRk18OF600.07000771.0001.200.0011.123.17
    1979Geneva CubsNYPLA-19C6100.04233511459458.9987.500.0088.496.81
    1980Quad Cities CubsMidwA20C9600.062763162706690.9777.200.0069.191.41
    1981Midland CubsTexAA21C10600.059375164684668.9776.300.00158.296.41
    1982Midland CubsTexAA22C9100.041742156474459.9685.000.0068.475.21
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAA23C4100.022014120246234.9515.700.0030.155.42
    1983Iowa CubsAmerAAA231B100.03000331.0003.000.000.71.44
    1983Chicago CubsNLMLB23C300.05000551.0001.700.001.950.03
    1984Portland BeaversPCLAAA24C5200.030115110327316.9666.100.0037.149.52
    1984Portland BeaversPCLAAA241B300.0200112120.9526.700.002.12.94
    1984Portland BeaversPCLAAA24OF3300.0521205553.9641.600.0023.631.45
    1985Portland BeaversPCLAAA25C6500.04101640430426.9916.600.0045.850.81
    1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAA251B2700.022914217245243.9929.000.0018.90.02
    1985Portland BeaversPCLAAA253B400.00400441.0001.000.002.83.16
    1985Hawaii IslandersPCLAAA25OF3100.0593116362.9842.000.0021.70.05
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26C100.01100221.0002.000.000.61.04
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB261B2000.0146519152151.9937.600.0012.320.62
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB263B500.00100111.0000.200.003.15.23
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26OF3800.0551205856.9661.500.0023.539.27
    1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27C800.02710028281.0003.500.004.97.83
    1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB271B3200.023020414254250.9847.800.0019.831.12
    1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27OF3700.0462205048.9601.300.0022.835.96
    1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28C100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.15
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLB281B3900.035225530382377.9879.700.0024.297.52
    1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB281B600.04840552521.0008.700.003.812.84
    1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28OF1900.01500015151.0000.800.0011.940.47
    1988Chicago White SoxALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.512
    MLB Totals - (C)13003320035351.0002.700.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)9700776541058840830.9888.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)5000100111.0000.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)9400116340123119.9671.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)15800931452701003976.9736.200.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)310025214318269266.9898.600.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)4000400441.0001.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)6400111431118115.9751.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)197001010117311011581127.9735.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (C)960062763162706690.9777.200.000.00.00
    A- Totals - (C)61004233511459458.9987.500.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (C)1700478315855.9483.200.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (OF)6007000771.0001.200.000.00.00
    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
    1978Minor-17-------6-
    1979Minor-61---------
    1980Minor-96---------
    1981Minor-106---------
    1982Minor-91---------
    1983MLB-3---------
    1983Minor-411--------
    1984Minor-523------33-
    1985Minor-6527-4----31-
    1986MLB-120-5----38-
    1987MLB-832------37-
    1988MLB-145------191
    Totals-542128-9----1641