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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Jason Larue
Stat Years
1995-2010  [mlb] 1999-2010
Height/Weight
5-11 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
C (1325) ... 1B (19) ... 3B (13) ... P (4) ... LF (3) ... RF (2) ... DH (1)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
1974-03-19 in Houston, Texas   [46.196]
High School
Spring Valley (Spring Valley,TX)
Colleges
Dallas Baptist University (Dallas, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Cincinnati Reds in Round #5 (#139 overall) of the 1995 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Johnny Almaraz
MLB Debut
1999-06-15 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.088)
Service Time
9.150 (2009)
Organizations
CIN [12] SLN [2] KCA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 1115 ... retro id: laruj001 ... mlbam id: 150178
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1995Billings MustangsPioRkcin-21c---158183355081531351628122222.273.366.410.7762157514.213.137.2967.4413.021.7536.62.3328.0
    1996Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALAcin-22c---23712317268021430112821002.211.287.325.6121374010.228.114.2588.0320.442.5561.51.4638.5
    1997Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALAcin-23c---313247378149503881144479051808.315.377.484.86153422961.290.169.3688.8016.851.9159.11.5040.9
    1998Chattanooga LookoutsSouAAcin-24c---41053867114139814824340601019013.365.429.6171.04644623861.358.252.3968.9713.451.5027.63.1443.3
    1998Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-24c---415515124005014800112.235.286.314.60056164.137.079.2737.1414.292.000.00.0033.3
    1999Indianapolis IndiansILAAAcin-25c---57026342661221237031552402113.251.299.449.74828411826.243.198.2695.2818.313.4721.94.2339.4
    1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2625cL-S-E-P5369012197031041113220014.211.311.389.7001033510.333.178.29110.6831.072.9130.02.9152.6
    2000Louisville RiverBatsILAAAcin-26c---6823075478221144832225280004.254.320.469.78933714437.290.215.2666.5315.432.3621.94.1547.4
    2000Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2326cL-S-E-P631981223305120051940021.235.299.418.717107418.235.183.2434.6717.763.8019.64.6734.8
    2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2327cL-S-E-P7121364398621212433327106912411.236.303.404.70740314735.242.168.2986.7026.303.9330.32.9840.7
    2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2328cL-S-E-P81133534288171125212271171322613.249.324.405.72939714330.229.156.3366.8029.474.3329.43.0234.1
    2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2329cL-S-E-P9118379528723116503333111201449.230.321.422.74343716040.280.192.2777.5525.403.3623.73.6646.0
    2004Louisville BatsILAAAcin-30c---10310310014001310200.100.214.400.6141441.400.300.0007.1421.433.0010.07.14100.0
    2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2330cL-S-E-P10114390469824214550226108242357.251.334.431.76544516840.241.180.3105.8424.274.1527.93.1540.8
    2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2331cL-S-E-P11110361389427014600041101135278.260.355.452.80742216341.305.192.3239.7223.932.4625.83.3243.6
    2006Sarasota RedsFSLA+cin-32c---12312120001001300001.167.231.167.3981320.083.000.2227.6923.083.000.00.000.0
    2006Louisville BatsILAAAcin-32c---1228121000000100000.250.250.375.625831.125.125.2860.0012.500.000.00.0050.0
    2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin2332cL-S-E-P127219122375082110275183193.194.317.346.6632306613.298.152.21811.7422.171.8923.93.4835.1
    2007Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-33c---13412211000000321000.083.214.167.3811521.083.084.1110.0020.000.000.00.00100.0
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca633cL-S-E-P136616914259041310176643206.148.240.272.5121954613.231.124.2088.7233.853.8842.22.0552.0
    2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2134cL-S-E-P146116417358142100152053216.213.296.348.6441895713.226.135.2187.9410.581.3341.02.1237.1
    2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2136cL-S-E-P1529563111025005711003.196.274.321.59563183.214.125.1917.9411.111.4028.03.1727.3
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)8712615297603145794342131123473810321183971.231.316.399.71529911044246.259.168.2837.8224.673.1527.83.1440.8
    National League Totals (10 yrs)805244628357813679032912112176729918163965.236.322.408.7302796998233.261.172.2877.7624.033.1027.23.2240.3
    American League Totals (1 yrs)6616914259041310176643206.148.240.272.5121954613.231.124.2088.7233.853.8842.22.0552.0
    Minor League Totals51118283095281451556303271815732844624445.289.355.476.8312059871216.278.187.3227.6315.932.0932.62.7240.9
    Minor: Rk Totals58183355081531351628122222.273.366.410.7762157514.213.137.2967.4413.021.7536.62.3328.0
    Minor: A Totals16959695175583109517458118728010.294.359.451.81067126971.277.157.3478.6417.592.0359.61.4940.6
    Minor: A+ Totals312120001001300001.167.231.167.3981320.083.000.2227.6923.083.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals1053867114139814824340601019013.365.429.6171.04644623861.358.252.3968.9713.451.5027.63.1443.3
    Minor: AAA Totals176651107160403279436421191515219.246.304.441.74571428770.255.195.2615.8816.672.8324.13.7843.8
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (8 yrs)715222626353212768430312111976459314143856.239.325.415.7402544923217.265.176.2967.7425.353.2726.53.3040.8
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)9022020469162600202764219.209.290.341.6312527516.223.132.2127.9410.711.3536.72.3834.8
    Kansas City Royals Totals (1 yrs)6616914259041310176643206.148.240.272.5121954613.231.124.2088.7233.853.8842.22.0552.0
    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 Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1996Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALAcin-221---007.9440002405.27550240001.5911.120.003.186.357.942.00.000
    1996Minor Totals: CINbyYearA----221---008.6540002405.77550240001.7312.120.003.466.928.652.00.000
    Minor League Totals008.6540002405.77550240001.7312.120.003.466.928.652.00.000
    Minor: A Totals008.6540002405.77550240001.7312.120.003.466.928.652.00.000
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    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1995Billings MustangsPioRk21C5400.03464687400392.9807.300.0078.393.11
    1996Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA22C3400.02184662270264.9787.800.0023.991.92
    1996Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA221B200.01620118181.0009.000.001.45.47
    1996Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA22P400.01000111.0000.300.002.810.818
    1997Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA23C10600.066780147761747.9827.000.0076.880.31
    1997Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA231B700.0411364542.9336.000.005.15.34
    1997Charleston (Wv) AlleyCatsSALA233B500.0332086.7501.200.003.63.84
    1998Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA24C9200.05268394618609.9856.600.0066.787.61
    1998Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA241B200.0180141918.9479.000.001.41.93
    1998Chattanooga LookoutsSouAA243B400.02701991.0002.300.002.93.84
    1998Indianapolis IndiansILAAA24C1400.083110194941.0006.700.009.893.35
    1999Indianapolis IndiansILAAA25C6700.03844576436429.9846.400.0046.595.71
    1999Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25C350240.21791520196194.9905.500.8121.597.23
    2000Louisville RiverBatsILAAA26C7700.04455789510502.9846.500.0053.593.91
    2000Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26C310257.01912123214212.9916.800.8219.1100.03
    2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27C1070841.05697568650644.9916.000.7766.088.41
    2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLB271B105.05000551.0005.001.000.60.86
    2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLB273B3026.046101110.9093.300.381.92.57
    2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27LF202.01000111.0000.500.501.21.710
    2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28C1100906.16265645686682.9946.200.7567.997.31
    2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29C114109954.164946118706695.9846.100.7370.496.61
    2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLB291B119.07100881.0008.000.890.60.84
    2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29LF100.2000000.0000.000.000.60.811
    2004Louisville BatsILAAA30C300.0110101211.9173.700.002.1100.04
    2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30C111106930.06485988715707.9896.400.7668.597.41
    2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30RF102.01000111.0001.000.500.60.99
    2004Cincinnati RedsNLMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.92
    2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31C109104914.26465252703698.9936.400.7667.399.11
    2005Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31RF101.01000111.0001.001.000.60.97
    2006Sarasota RedsFSLA+32C200.02310124241.00012.000.001.466.73
    2006Louisville BatsILAAA32C200.01210013131.0006.500.001.4100.04
    2006Cincinnati RedsNLMLB32C6357512.13743829414412.9956.500.8038.987.52
    2007Omaha RoyalsPCLAAA33C100.06000661.0006.000.000.725.04
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLB33C6555474.13112453340335.9855.200.7140.198.52
    2007Kansas City RoyalsALMLB333B106.00100111.0001.000.170.61.54
    2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB34C5744412.02891621307305.9935.400.7435.293.42
    2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB341B307.07101881.0002.701.141.94.96
    2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB35C4326254.01741310188187.9954.300.7426.50.02
    2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB351B203.07000771.0003.502.331.20.06
    2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB36C2814150.1966021021021.0003.600.6817.396.62
    2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB361B101.01000111.0001.001.000.63.48
    MLB Totals - (C)8735156,6054752421484952215173.9915.900.780.00.00
    MLB Totals - (1B)81252720129291.0003.601.160.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)403247101211.9172.800.340.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)3021000111.0000.300.450.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)2032000221.0001.000.670.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (C)16400941114161610711055.9856.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (C)92005268394618609.9856.600.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)200180141918.9479.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)4002701991.0002.300.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (C)2002310124241.00012.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (C)1400088512620910311011.9817.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)900573376360.9526.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)500332086.7501.200.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)4001000111.0000.300.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (C)54003464687400392.9807.300.000.00.00
    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
    1995Minor-54---------
    1996Minor4342--------
    1997Minor-1067-5------
    1998Minor-1062-4------
    1999MLB-35---------
    1999Minor-67---------
    2000MLB-31---------
    2000Minor-77---------
    2001MLB-1071-3-2----
    2002MLB-110---------
    2003MLB-1141---1----
    2004MLB-111------1-1
    2004Minor-3---------
    2005MLB-109------1--
    2006MLB-63---------
    2006Minor-4---------
    2007MLB-65--1------
    2007Minor-1---------
    2008MLB-573--------
    2009MLB-432--------
    2010MLB-281--------
    Totals4132519-13-3-2-1