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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael George Paul
Stat Years
1966-1974  [mlb] 1968-1974
Height/Weight
6-0 / 183
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (228) ... 1B (1)
Draft Position
p
Born Date/Place
1945-04-18 in Detroit, Michigan   [75.153]
High School
Pius X (Downey,CA)
Colleges
University of Arizona (Tucson, Arizona)
Draft
Selected by the Cleveland Indians in Round #20 (#390 overall) of the 1967 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1968-05-27 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.039)
Service Time
Organizations
CLE [4] TEX [2] CHN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16407 ... retro id: paulm101 ... mlbam id: 120308
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1966ArizonaWACNCAA-1------21------000.0000000000.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1967RenoCalifA+----221---321.63900000072.05318130201030001.016.630.002.5012.882.255.15.600
    1967PortlandPCLAAA----221---243.94900000032.0331814012370001.419.280.003.3810.415.063.08.333
    1967Minor Totals: byYearA+/AAA----222---562.34180000180104.08636270321400001.137.440.002.7712.123.124.38.455
    1968RenoCalifA+----232---211.09400000033.0186406490000.734.910.001.6413.361.648.17.667
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle39232Log - Sp - Ext - Perf583.93367001329391.27242401135870151.177.071.083.448.544.122.49.385
    1968Minor Totals: byYearA+----231---211.09400004033.0186406490000.734.910.001.6413.361.648.17.667
    1968MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf583.95367001329391.77242401135870151.177.111.093.458.594.142.49.385
    1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle39243Log - Sp - Ext - Perf5103.6147120015352117.110448471254981121.357.980.924.147.523.681.81.333
    1969MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf5103.6147120015352117.310448471254981121.357.990.924.157.533.691.81.333
    1970WichitaAmerAAA----254---612.151000000071.0601917015460001.067.610.001.905.832.413.07.857
    1970Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle39254Log - Sp - Ext - Perf284.81301510315088.09151471345702001.559.311.334.607.165.221.56.200
    1970Minor Totals: byYearAAA----251---612.1510000010071.0601917015460001.067.610.001.905.832.413.07.857
    1970MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf284.81301510315088.09151471345702001.559.311.334.607.165.221.56.200
    1971WichitaAmerAAA----265---674.3717000000107.01025552042790001.358.580.003.536.644.631.88.462
    1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle39265Log - Sp - Ext - Perf275.9517121015062.0784241814330151.4811.321.162.034.796.102.36.222
    1971Minor Totals: byYearAAA----261---674.37170000170107.01025552042790001.358.580.003.536.644.631.88.462
    1971MLB Totals: CLEbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf275.9517121015062.0784241814330151.4811.321.162.034.796.102.36.222
    1972Texas RangersALMLBtex30276Log - Sp - Ext - Perf892.1749202111291161.214950394521083221.248.290.222.896.012.782.08.471
    1972MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf892.1849202111291161.714950394521083221.258.320.222.906.032.792.08.471
    1973Texas RangersALMLBtex30287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf544.953610101326287.11045548936493051.6010.720.933.715.055.671.36.556
    1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35287Log - Sp - Ext - Perf013.4411100310018.117772960101.428.350.984.422.953.440.67.000
    1973MLB Totals: TEX-CHNbyYearMLB----282Log - Sp - Ext - Perf554.7147111016362105.712162551145553151.5810.350.943.854.715.301.22.500
    1974Chicago CubsNLMLBchn35298Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0127.0020000201.14441110003.7527.006.756.756.7527.001.00.000
    1974MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0132.7320000201.34441110004.5532.738.188.188.1832.731.00.000
    MLB Totals (8 yrs)27483.922287751591518627.76192992736024645296191.388.880.863.536.494.291.84.360
    American League Totals (6 yrs)27463.882157651561398608.05982882625723644595191.378.850.843.496.594.261.89.370
    National League Totals (2 yrs)025.1613100312019.721111131070101.619.841.414.693.285.160.70.000
    Minor League Totals19152.86490000490315.02661161000953140001.157.600.002.718.973.313.31.559
    Minor: NCAA-1 Totals002.0000000000.00000000002.002.002.002.002.002.002.00.000
    Minor: A+ Totals531.46130000130105.07124170261520000.926.090.002.2313.032.065.85.625
    Minor: AAA Totals14123.56360000360210.019592830691620001.268.360.002.966.943.942.35.538
    Cleveland Indians Totals (4 yrs)14334.39130462032845359.03451831754414828833121.378.651.103.717.224.591.95.298
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)13133.1485303124553249.02531058713881576271.379.140.473.185.673.801.78.500
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)025.1613100312019.721111131070101.619.841.414.693.285.160.70.000
    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. 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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3923pL-S-E-P136242400000011301000.167.200.167.3672640.042.000.3643.8550.0013.000.00.000.0
    1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3924pL-S-E-P24727100000001901001.000.036.000.0362900.037.000.0003.4531.039.000.00.000.0
    1970Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3925pL-S-E-P33026240000000701000.154.154.154.3082740.000.000.2110.0025.930.000.00.000.0
    1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3926pL-S-E-P41719110000002501000.053.143.053.1962210.105.000.0719.0922.732.500.00.000.0
    1972Texas RangersALMLBtex3027pL-S-E-P549482830010011903000.167.184.229.41352113.083.062.2761.9236.5419.000.00.0037.5
    1973Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3528pL-S-E-P6114000000000300000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)19014881730010055607001.115.144.135.279160203.054.020.1853.1335.0011.200.00.0017.6
    American League Totals (5 yrs)17914481730010055307001.118.148.139.287156203.056.021.1873.2133.9710.600.00.0017.6
    National League Totals (1 yrs)114000000000300000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    Cleveland Indians Totals (4 yrs)130966900000043404001.094.130.094.22410490.042.000.1453.8532.698.500.00.000.0
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)49482830010011903000.167.184.229.41352113.083.062.2761.9236.5419.000.00.0037.5
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)114000000000300000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB231B100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.85
    1968Cleveland IndiansALMLB23P36091.239101312.9230.300.1322.4100.05
    1969Cleveland IndiansALMLB24P470117.1114111615.9380.300.1329.2100.03
    1970Cleveland IndiansALMLB25P30088.0261198.8890.300.0918.5100.08
    1971Cleveland IndiansALMLB26P17062.02600881.0000.500.1310.5100.012
    1972Texas RangersALMLB27P490161.27190326261.0000.500.1631.8100.04
    1973Texas RangersALMLB28P36087.1319122322.9570.600.2522.2100.02
    1973Chicago CubsNLMLB28P11018.11300441.0000.400.226.8100.011
    1974Chicago CubsNLMLB29P201.1000000.0000.000.001.2100.014
    MLB Totals - (1B)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)22806261976479995.9600.400.150.00.00
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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 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
    1968MLB36-1--------
    1969MLB47----------
    1970MLB30----------
    1971MLB17----------
    1972MLB49----------
    1973MLB47----------
    1974MLB2----------
    Totals228-1--------