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Mike EpsteinTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1965-1974 MLB Years: 1966-1974
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-823Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Peter Epstein
Height6-3Weight230BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 4,1943 [75.173]PlaceBronx,New York
High SchoolFairfax (Los Angeles,CA)
CollegeUniversity of California (Berkeley,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1964 by the Baltimore Orioles.
Signing Bonus$20,000
MLB DebutSeptember 16,1966 [23.165]
OrganizationsWS2 [5] BAL [3] CAL [2] OAK [2] TEX [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-15
TBC Player ID11166Retrosheet IDepstm101MLBAM ID113871
RelationshipsFather of Jake Epstein
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed42Power86Contact39XBH78RBIs67Runs46Hitting55Durability47Team.486Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1965StocktonCalifA+-221243998313519330100000000000.338.338.627.96525052399.285.289.288.4250.000.000.007.5213.3038.52
1966RochesterILAAA-231414737914625529102000000000.309.309.567.87626859473.264.258.258.3820.000.000.006.1316.3140.41
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal181b23611120103001300000.182.250.364.6144112.250.182.273.2698.3325.003.000.000.0050.00
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal41b24913020000003500001.154.313.154.4672016.250.000.231.24218.7531.251.670.000.000.00
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws2121b249628432657492914387460153.229.331.377.70810720329.277.148.271.32011.5522.491.952.7431.5630.77
1967Totals for AL-AL         10529732677492914417960154.226.330.367.69710920345.276.141.269.31711.8822.901.932.6133.0029.85
1968BuffaloILAAA-25113591420513000000000.400.400.8861.28631735.300.486.486.5920.000.000.0014.297.0050.00
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws2121b2512338540908213331148911311513.234.338.366.70414123448.273.132.257.32610.7120.311.902.9029.6225.56
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws261b261314037311218130852585991002108.278.414.551.96522249500.297.273.476.42717.0019.801.166.0013.4343.75
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws261b27140430551101532056237311790667.256.371.444.81519138518.301.188.356.36414.0922.591.603.8621.5034.55
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws261b282485621111910123140010.247.366.318.684273101.377.071.224.32311.8830.692.580.9985.0014.29
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak51b281043294377130185103627182153.234.368.438.80614431402.245.204.383.36715.4217.661.154.4818.2840.26
1971Totals for AL-AL         128414499814119601374102122163.237.367.413.78017134503.269.176.350.35814.7120.281.383.7821.7934.69
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak51b29138455631231822670016868110397.270.376.490.86622346537.266.220.367.39012.6612.661.004.8417.5037.40
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex261b302785916301600141930202.188.317.259.576224104.224.071.235.28113.4618.271.360.9685.0025.00
1973California AngelsALMLBcal51b309131230678283200345450229.215.300.330.63010318353.234.115.224.2929.6315.301.592.2739.0026.87
1973Totals for AL-AL         1183973983112938004873804211.209.304.315.61912522457.232.106.227.28910.5015.971.521.9744.1126.51
1974California AngelsALMLBcal51b3118621010204600101310000.161.288.387.67524673.133.226.387.31613.7017.811.305.4815.5060.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter90728543626959316130380717448645703184353.244.358.424.78212102393393.269.180.334.00013.2019.011.443.8321.9534.39
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter27690717129546864215000000000.325.325.605.930549118907.274.280.280.0000.000.000.007.0614.1740.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1525088816027534115000000000.315.315.589.90429966508.266.274.274.0000.000.000.006.6914.9441.25
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1243998313519330100000000000.338.338.627.96525052399.285.289.288.0000.000.000.007.5213.3038.52
Washington Senators II Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5141587206398491173212713256412421102731.251.367.434.8016881331896.292.183.340.00013.5021.731.613.8521.7433.42
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter242784106200312441210413013919241410.255.372.468.84036777939.258.213.374.00013.8414.801.074.6917.8238.50
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1093744077102123800446760229.206.298.340.63812724426.219.134.251.00010.3315.731.522.8231.1731.17
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2785916301600141930202.188.317.259.576224104.224.071.235.00013.4618.271.360.9685.0025.00
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1524140103004800001.167.286.250.5366128.250.083.250.00014.2928.572.000.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625106512417323681380115131389.244.358.424.78221643606.269.180.334.00013.2019.011.443.8321.9534.39
Average Minor - Per 162 games16253210017327538126000000000.325.325.605.93032269532.274.280.280.0000.000.000.007.0614.1740.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal231B4--362-338381.0009.50------666.72.5
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws2241B80--718541072782772.9879.65------9683.349.7
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal241B3--251-226261.0008.67------933.31.9
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws2251B110--94770138310301017.9879.25------12389.468.3
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws2261B118--103569119911151104.9909.36------13190.172.8
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws2271B122--1100701010411801170.9929.59------14087.175.3
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak281B96--71452493770766.9957.98------10492.359.6
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws2281B24--22412230238236.9929.83------24100.015.1
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak291B137-11011111731210111961184.9908.641.08-----13899.388.4
1973California AngelsALMLBcal301B86-73571050561765760.9938.841.03-----9194.553.1
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex301B25-21120012219214212.9918.481.00-----2792.615.4
1974California AngelsALMLBcal311B18--13712114150149.9938.28------18100.011.1
MLB Totals for 1B - 9 season(s)-   1B823-204769574777068175047434.9919.033.63-----8230.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal23--4--------
1967Washington Senators IIALMLBws224--80--------
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal24--3--------
1968Washington Senators IIALMLBws225--110--------
1969Washington Senators IIALMLBws226--118--------
1970Washington Senators IIALMLBws227--122--------
1971Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28--96--------
1971Washington Senators IIALMLBws228--24--------
1972Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29--137--------
1973California AngelsALMLBcal30--86--------
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex30--25--------
1974California AngelsALMLBcal31--18--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB2825010000000300000.200.200.200.400105.500.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
1972Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB29516130011104500000.188.350.375.7256120.200.187.50020.0025.001.255.0016.0033.33
1972Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB29616100000005300000.000.238.000.2380021.000.000.31323.8114.290.600.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs721140011104800000.190.320.333.6537125.250.143.38116.0032.002.004.0021.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs616100000005300000.000.238.000.2380021.000.000.31323.8114.290.600.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1993Helena BrewersPioRkMinormil50Manager734330.589--1 Lost in Finals
2000San Diego PadresNLMLBMLBsdn57Minor League Hitting Coordinator1627686.46921.05Bruce Bochy
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1974-05-04Released by Angels. 
1973-05-20TradeTraded by Rangers with Rick Stelmaszek and Rich Hand to Angels for Lloyd Allen and Jim Spencer. 
1972-11-30TradeTraded by Athletics to Rangers for Horacio Pina. 
1971-05-08TradeTraded by Senators with Darold Knowles to Athletics for Paul Lindblad, Don Mincher, Frank Fernandez and Cash. 
1967-05-29TradeTraded by Orioles with Frank Bertaina to Senators for Pete Richert. 
1964-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Orioles. 
* 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.