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Milt MayHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1984 MLB Years: 1970-1984
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World Series Champion

PositionsC-1034Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMilton Scott May
Height6-0Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 1,1950 [67.201]PlaceGary,Indiana
High SchoolSt. Petersburg (St. Petersburg,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 11th round (237th overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 8,1970 [20.038]
OrganizationsPIT [8] DET [4] SFN [4] HOU [2] CHA [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID14931Retrosheet IDmay-m001MLBAM ID118476
RelationshipsSon of Pinky May
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed25Power51Contact80XBH44RBIs61Runs24Hitting63Durability43Team.506Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968GCL PiratesGCLRk--1752166214040023000000000.241.241.265.506444166.241.024.024.2290.000.000.000.000.0010.00
1969GastoniaWcarA--188630158871721157000000000.289.289.468.75714130301.262.179.179.3390.000.000.003.6527.3634.48
1970ColumbusILAAA--19111397491111432186000000000.280.280.489.76919438397.239.209.209.3380.000.000.005.2918.9034.23
1970Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit291954121002000010000.500.600.7501.350315.500.250.250.5890.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29c20491261535106250091600236.278.321.429.750547137.274.151.222.3326.5711.681.784.3821.0020.00
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29c2157139123910001400101300223.281.325.353.6784910151.305.072.144.3056.628.611.300.000.0025.64
1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29c22101283297681731013426212129.269.349.378.72710716322.274.109.226.32110.568.070.762.1740.4321.05
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou8c231274054711717475401393313589.289.349.402.75116328453.297.113.207.3398.617.280.851.5557.8623.93
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou8c24111386299315145212264104337.241.287.316.60312220419.259.075.140.2776.219.791.580.9596.5021.51
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet12c25625271001000100000.280.280.320.6008125.292.040.040.2760.004.000.000.000.0014.29
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet12c261153973299931246002631087214.249.291.378.66915024438.241.129.194.2945.947.081.192.7433.0824.24
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet12c271053522488901037002726242313.250.305.361.66612719387.245.111.188.3036.986.720.962.5835.2021.59
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet12c28611132003001100011.273.333.455.7885212.300.182.273.3168.338.331.000.000.0066.67
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5c2865202235113072800142722113.252.306.421.7278520221.260.169.238.3226.3312.221.933.1728.8639.22
1979Totals for AL-AL         71213245415073100152822124.254.307.423.7309022233.263.169.239.3226.4412.021.873.0030.4340.74
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn7c291113582793162650012540136413.260.305.366.67113124393.274.106.173.2996.3610.181.601.5359.6725.81
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn7c30973162098170233143429031107.310.376.383.75912119354.336.073.171.3419.608.190.850.56158.0019.39
1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn7c311143952910419093901283805184.263.311.380.69115028429.272.117.185.3046.538.861.362.1043.8926.92
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn7c326618618466062022212301066.247.324.376.7007012208.255.129.242.30810.1011.061.102.8831.0026.09
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14c32712030000001100010.250.308.250.5583013.273.000.083.2277.697.691.000.000.000.00
1983Totals for NL-NL         7319818496062022222401076.247.323.369.6927312221.256.122.232.3039.9510.861.092.7133.0024.49
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14c335096417301801101501013.177.255.240.495234107.200.063.156.2309.3514.021.500.9396.0023.53
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter119236933139711471177443413305361935326598.263.318.371.68913712354074.272.108.188.0007.498.861.181.8947.9624.20
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter24986412823835532166000000000.275.275.439.71437972864.248.164.163.0000.000.000.003.7027.0030.25
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111397491111432186000000000.280.280.489.76919438397.239.209.209.0000.000.000.005.2918.9034.23
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter8630158871721157000000000.289.289.468.75714130301.262.179.179.0000.000.000.003.6527.3634.48
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter52166214040023000000000.241.241.265.506444166.241.024.024.0000.000.000.000.000.0010.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter388125594341582231423810813011282830.272.328.376.704472831384.286.104.186.0007.809.391.201.6654.5724.34
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter23879176210325111061365741781116.265.319.360.67928548872.279.095.174.0007.458.491.141.2671.9122.86
Detroit Tigers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2327855919721322870054592129628.251.298.369.66729046862.245.118.187.0006.266.841.092.5535.6823.35
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter2696606117223114800264713261921.261.326.362.68823938735.272.101.195.0008.719.661.111.9047.1422.09
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter65202235113072800142722113.252.306.421.7278520221.260.169.238.0006.3312.221.933.1728.8639.22
Average MLB - Per 162 games162502431322011060124149154913.263.318.371.68918632554.272.108.188.0007.498.861.181.8947.9624.20
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625628315523321108000000000.275.275.439.71424747562.248.164.163.0000.000.000.003.7027.0030.25

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit20C31--16812-31801801.0005.81-----54963.319.1
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21C33-2851792132203200.9856.060.70121250.015757.921.3
1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22C79-66640236124450438.9735.540.66392066.1510178.248.8
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23C116--52563410592588.9935.07-704163.1912791.371.6
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24C102--5687098647638.9866.25-654758.01811191.963.4
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet25C6--335--38381.0006.33-4450.0-6100.03.7
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet26C111--55178912638629.9865.67-624955.9-11596.568.5
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet27C94--40658105474464.9794.94-553561.1510589.558.0
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet28C5--191--20201.0004.00-5-100.0-683.33.1
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28C65--2772761310304.9814.68-362262.1765100.040.6
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29C103--50059812567559.9865.43-914367.9311192.864.0
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30C93--4684864522516.9895.55-893373.049795.983.8
1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31C110--5526185621613.9875.57-1176265.4411496.567.9
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32C56--2853265323317.9815.66-502269.4-6684.834.6
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32C4--233--26261.0006.50-5362.51757.12.5
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33C26--1351512151150.9935.77-20774.1-5052.016.0
MLB Totals for C - 14 season(s)-   C1034-9515091589827357625680.9865.495.9772040064.36210340.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit20-31---------
1972Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit21-33---------
1973Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit22-79---------
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23-116---------
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24-102---------
1976Detroit TigersALMLBdet25-6---------
1977Detroit TigersALMLBdet26-111---------
1978Detroit TigersALMLBdet27-94---------
1979Detroit TigersALMLBdet28-5---------
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28-65---------
1980San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29-103---------
1981San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30-93---------
1982San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn31-110---------
1983San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn32-56---------
1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32-4---------
1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit33-26---------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2011000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1971Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB2022010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1972Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2112010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs23010001000000000.333.333.333.666103.333.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs22010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1997Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo46Hitting Coach1629270.5689.02Jim LeylandWon World Series (Indians)
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo47Hitting Coach16254108.33352.05Jim Leyland
1999Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol48Pitching Coach1627290.44428.03Jim Leyland
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBMLBtba51Hitting Coach16155106.34248.05Hal McRae-
2010Gulf Coast Orioles -GCLRkMinorbal59Hitting Coach592534.4248.54Angel Santos
2012Gulf Coast Orioles -GCLRkMinorbal61Hitting Coach602535.4179.04Ramon Sambo
2013Gulf Coast Orioles -GCLRkMinorbal62Assistant Coach603030.5005.02Orlando Gomez
2014Gulf Coast Orioles -GCLRkMinorbal63Hitting Coach602931.4837.03Orlando Gomez
2015Gulf Coast Orioles -GCLRkMinorbal64Hitting Coach593425.5767.52Orlando Gomez
2016Gulf Coast Orioles -GCLRkMinorbal65Hitting Coach592732.4585.04Orlando Gomez
2017Gulf Coast Orioles -GCLRkMinorbal66Batting Coach602832.4678.02Carlos Tosca
* 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 DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1984-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1983-08-19TradeTraded by Giants with Cash to Pirates for Steve Nicosia. 
1979-12-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Giants. 
1979-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1979-05-27Purchased by White Sox from Tigers. 
1975-12-06TradeTraded by Astros with Jim Crawford and Dave Roberts to Tigers for Mark Lemongello, Gene Pentz, Terry Humphrey and Leon Roberts. 
1973-10-31TradeTraded by Pirates to Astros for Jerry Reuss. 
* 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.