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Mike SharpersonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1982-1996 MLB Years: 1987-1995
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Positions2B-680, 3B-530, SS-233, 1B-36, OF-1, C-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Tyrone Sharperson
Height6-3Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 4,1961PlaceOrangeburg,South Carolina
Death DateMay 26,1996 [34.234]
High SchoolOrangeburg-Wilkinson (Orangeburg,SC)
CollegeGeorgia Perimeter College (Atlanta,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 4th round (96th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Toronto Blue Jays [Team Picks] in the 1st round (11th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Montreal Expos [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (30th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 41st round (861st overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsTim Wilken
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-TOR-#5 ... 1986-TOR-#5 ... 1987-TOR-#9
MLB DebutApril 6,1987 [25.184]
OrganizationsLAN [7] TOR [6] BOS [1] CHN [1] SDN [1] ATL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17879Retrosheet IDsharm001MLBAM ID122066
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed59Power43Contact73XBH40RBIs51Runs52Hitting78Durability57Team.531Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1982Florence Blue JaysSALAtor-ss201113265183161333287595966310.255.376.337.71311020400.300.082.328.33314.7514.751.000.75108.6724.10
1983Kinston Blue JaysCaroA+tor-ss2190361559681541208396520000.266.341.335.67612114402.313.069.211.3139.7016.171.671.2472.2014.58
1984Knoxville Blue JaysSouAAtor-2b22140542861652574482013486614120.304.361.399.76021636596.340.095.196.3448.0511.071.380.67135.5021.82
1985Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-2b23134536861551971591415717523410.289.372.356.72819127616.332.067.198.33311.5312.181.060.16536.0017.42
1986Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-2b24133519861501894451713696774110.289.379.382.76119831600.325.093.233.34711.5011.170.970.67129.7520.67
1987Syracuse ChiefsILAAAtor-3b2588338671012155261410404112100.299.374.435.80914731382.328.136.266.35810.4710.731.031.3167.6030.69
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor102b25329642041092171511002.208.269.271.540265105.247.063.146.2476.6714.292.140.000.0025.00
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan603b-2b251033792001004500011.273.351.333.68411237.321.060.182.30310.8113.511.250.000.0022.22
1987Totals for MLB-MLB         4212911296101021112011013.225.291.287.578377142.266.062.155.2617.7514.081.820.000.0024.14
1988Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-2b26562105567102030196312511100.319.407.386.7938112244.360.067.276.36412.7010.250.810.000.0017.91
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan272b26465981610040111212101.271.290.288.57817164.333.017.017.2631.5618.7512.000.000.006.25
1989Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-2b-3b2798359811111573481712664624320.309.416.415.83114925434.345.106.304.38015.2110.600.700.69119.6722.52
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan272b272728273005014701111.250.333.357.69010334.318.107.214.30211.7620.591.750.000.0042.86
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan273b2812935742106142336156463918365.297.376.373.74913319415.324.076.230.33911.089.400.850.72119.0017.92
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan273b291052162460112220132524110002.278.355.375.7308115252.305.097.204.3359.929.520.960.79108.0025.00
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan272b-3b30128317489521033622473305319.300.387.394.78112524372.324.094.243.35912.638.870.700.81105.6725.26
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan272b3173901323402102051710102.256.299.367.66633697.292.111.189.2985.1517.533.402.0645.0026.09
1994Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-3b-1b3231901625325163291420301.278.346.522.8684710104.270.244.356.3688.6513.461.564.8118.0040.00
1994Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-3b-2b3237131163910001353211700213.298.390.374.7644910154.336.076.252.34613.6411.040.810.000.0025.64
1994Totals for AAA-AAA         68221326413252985303120514.290.372.434.8069620258.311.144.294.35511.6312.021.031.9444.2031.25
1995Richmond BravesILAAAatl-3b3387298429516134772353421736.319.386.409.79512220343.343.090.225.35410.209.910.970.8799.3321.05
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl263b3377111002000200000.143.143.286.429217.200.143.143.1800.0028.570.000.000.00100.00
1996Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-3b343211217348012110201110016.304.414.402.816459133.330.098.286.37115.048.270.550.75112.0026.47
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter55712031493376151012322141391545279923.280.355.364.719438761383.312.084.206.00010.0511.141.110.72120.3022.55
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter1037382265811211694234427165915085202725261216.293.378.386.76414762454408.330.093.245.00011.5211.801.020.77112.4121.86
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter696259346677712033223059763362330181522916.300.386.397.78310291753010.334.097.250.00012.0310.960.910.73117.8622.52
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter140542861652574482013486614120.304.361.399.76021636596.340.095.196.0008.0511.071.380.67135.5021.82
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter90361559681541208396520000.266.341.335.67612114402.313.069.211.0009.7016.171.671.2472.2014.58
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1113265183161333287595966310.255.376.337.71311020400.300.082.328.00014.7514.751.000.75108.6724.10
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter51811001443165641011220131321374269921.287.363.373.736410701271.318.086.212.00010.3910.781.040.79110.0022.15
Toronto Blue Jays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter329642041092171511002.208.269.271.540265105.247.063.146.0006.6714.292.140.000.0025.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter77111002000200000.143.143.286.429217.200.143.143.0000.0028.570.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162350439818133664404518337.280.355.364.71912722402.312.084.206.00010.0511.141.110.72120.3022.55
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625971031752675672614798144422.293.378.386.76423138689.330.093.245.00011.5211.801.020.77112.4121.86

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Florence Blue Jays SALAtor20SS102--1362593241427395.9253.87------11191.972.3
1982Florence Blue Jays SALAtor203B1---21-32.6672.00------1110.90.7
1983Kinston Blue Jays CaroA+tor21SS72--1332411949393374.9525.19------9080.052.2
1983Kinston Blue Jays CaroA+tor213B11--239-241411.0003.73------9012.28.0
1983Kinston Blue Jays CaroA+tor212B4--76-113131.0003.25------904.42.9
1983Kinston Blue Jays CaroA+tor21C1--6---661.0006.00-----1901.10.7
1984Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor222B140--33142321103775754.9735.39------140100.096.6
1985Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor232B132--2863651582666651.9774.93------13498.594.3
1985Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor23SS2--57211412.8576.00------1341.51.4
1986Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor242B122--2493481663613597.9744.89------13391.787.8
1986Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor243B12--828223836.9473.00------1339.08.6
1987Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor253B75--68128716203196.9662.61------8885.253.6
1987Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor252B9--1324113837.9744.11------8810.26.4
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor252B32--6469416137133.9714.16------32100.019.8
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan253B7--315--18181.0002.57------1070.04.3
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan252B6--113121514.9332.33------1060.03.7
1988Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan262B44--781431028231221.9575.02------5678.631.0
1988Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan263B8--218122120.9522.50------5614.35.6
1988Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26SS4--812142120.9525.00------567.12.8
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan262B20--1126263937.9491.85------4643.512.4
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan263B6--4---441.0000.67------4613.03.7
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26SS4--45--991.0002.25------468.72.5
1989Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan272B56--87154836249241.9684.30------9857.139.4
1989Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan273B38--1771359188.9672.32------9838.826.8
1989Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan27SS12--1025353835.9212.92------9812.28.5
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan272B4--74-211111.0002.75------2714.82.5
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan273B2---------------277.41.3
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan271B2--41--551.0002.50------277.41.3
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27SS1---3--331.0003.00------273.70.6
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan283B106--701531210235223.9492.10------12982.265.4
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28SS15--1726174443.9772.87------12911.69.3
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan282B9--1012112322.9572.44------1297.05.6
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan281B6--552155857.9839.50------1294.73.7
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan293B68--307125103101.9811.49------10564.842.0
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29SS16--816122524.9601.50------10515.29.9
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan291B10--4612155958.9835.80------1059.56.2
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan292B5--58-313131.0002.60------1054.83.1
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan302B63--104134526243238.9793.78------12849.238.9
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan303B60--158685109101.9271.68------12846.937.0
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30SS2--1---111.0000.50------1281.61.2
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan312B17--2428385552.9453.06------7323.310.5
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan313B6--321-65.8330.83------738.23.7
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31SS3--28111110.9093.33------734.11.9
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31OF1---------------731.40.6
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan311B1---------------731.40.6
1994Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos323B19--1539686054.9002.84------3751.413.4
1994Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn323B12--515112120.9521.67------3138.78.4
1994Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn321B11--543-657571.0005.18------3135.57.7
1994Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos322B10--1638-654541.0005.40------3727.07.0
1994Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn322B4--811132019.9504.75------3112.92.8
1995Richmond Braves ILAAAatl333B69--3212559162157.9692.28------8779.348.9
1995Richmond Braves ILAAAatl331B6--437-550501.0008.33------876.94.3
1995Richmond Braves ILAAAatl332B3--36-3991.0003.00------873.42.1
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl333B1---------------714.30.7
1996Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn343B29--21756810296.9413.31------3290.620.7
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B256--1253272320475452.9521.77------2560.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B156--2262941664536520.9703.33------1560.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS41--32583109390.9682.20------410.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B19--10515210122120.9846.32------190.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B380--74010895122218801829.9734.81------3800.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 7 season(s)-   3B262--1684993151698667.9562.55------2620.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS18--23446107367.9183.72------180.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B17--9710-111071071.0006.29------170.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B140--33142321103775754.9735.39------1400.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS72--1332411949393374.9525.19------720.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B11--239-241411.0003.73------110.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--76-113131.0003.25------40.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--6---661.0006.00-----110.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS102--1362593241427395.9253.87------1020.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---21-32.6672.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Florence Blue Jays SALAtor20----1021-----
1983Kinston Blue Jays CaroA+tor21-1-47211-----
1984Knoxville Blue Jays SouAAtor22---140-------
1985Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor23---1322------
1986Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor24---122-12-----
1987Syracuse Chiefs ILAAAtor25---9-75-----
1987Toronto Blue JaysALMLBtor25---32-------
1987Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25---6-7-----
1988Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26---4448-----
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26---2046-----
1989Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan27---561238-----
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27--2412-----
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28--6915106-----
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29--1051668-----
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30---63260-----
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31--11736---1-
1994Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos32---10-19-----
1994Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn32--114-12-----
1995Richmond Braves ILAAAatl33--63-69-----
1995Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33-----1-----
1996Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn34-----29-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1988Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB2621000001001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs21000001001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1995-11-29ContractSigned as Free Agent by Padres. 
1995-10-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-01-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1994-07-27ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cubs. 
1994-07-17Released by Red Sox. 
1994-05-26ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1994-04-02Released by Dodgers. 
1994-02-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1993-10-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-09-22TradeTraded by Blue Jays to Dodgers for Juan Guzman. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1987Toronto Blue JaysTeam Payroll2560,000-59534-344,90660,00060,000
1987Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll2560,000-59546-344,90660,00060,000
1988Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll2662,500-60437-392,10762,500122,500
1989Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll2790,000-5222734429,80262,500212,500
1990Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll28135,000-5312724515,727100,000347,500
1991Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll29307,500-3932344742,231100,000655,000
1992Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll30587,500-3391958962,245109,0001,242,500
1993Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll31970,000-2741370++968,431109,0002,212,500
1995Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll33255,000-4432051999,520109,0002,467,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red