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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Howard Simms
Stat Years
1985-1999  [mlb] 1990-1999
Height/Weight
6-4 / 230
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
1B (892) ... OF (295) ... RF (61) ... DH (56) ... LF (14) ... 3B (8)
Draft Position
1B
Born Date/Place
High School
Esperanza (Anaheim,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Houston Astros in Round #6 (#144 overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Doug Deutsch,Reggie Waller
MLB Debut
1990-09-05 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.236)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [11] TEX [3] PIT [1] SDN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18030 ... retro id: simmm001 ... mlbam id: 122248
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1985Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou-181b---121701019213180062640300.271.349.457.80683326.271.186.3647.2331.334.3323.33.6131.6
    1986Gulf Coast Astros GCLRkhou-191b---254181334714143721224840410.260.346.414.7602117519.282.154.32310.4322.752.1845.21.9040.4
    1987Asheville TouristsSALAhou-201b---31334699312819039100707316790350.273.379.563.94255426458.461.290.33513.1830.142.2912.07.0445.3
    1988Osceola AstrosFSLA+hou-211b---4123428631041911673967613010630.243.354.404.75851117336.346.161.30614.8725.441.7126.83.1334.6
    1989Columbus MudcatsSouAAhou-221b---5109378649721320811266611020640.257.365.487.85245218444.421.230.30314.6024.341.6718.94.4245.4
    1990Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-231b---6124421751153451372367413581830.273.386.470.85651219852.366.197.36314.4526.371.8232.42.5445.2
    1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30231bL-S-E-P61213341012000400001.308.308.615.9231382.308.307.3750.0030.770.0013.07.6950.0
    1991Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-24of-1b---7852975373202155922369441700.246.328.478.80634514237.354.232.29710.4327.252.6119.84.3550.7
    1991Houston AstrosNLMLBhou3024ofL-S-E-P74912318255031610183800202.203.301.317.618143398.268.114.26212.5926.572.1141.02.1032.0
    1992Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-25of-1b---8116404731142261175716110740330.282.379.448.82747218139.332.166.35612.9222.671.7536.72.3334.2
    1992Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2225ofL-S-E-P81524161013002910001.250.333.417.75027102.250.167.3577.4133.334.5024.03.7033.3
    1993Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-261b---9129414741112522480116711460440.268.375.512.88749121251.406.244.31113.6523.221.7017.24.8946.0
    1994Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-271b-of---10100373761073462085955179817011.287.378.571.94944021360.432.284.31011.5917.951.5518.64.5556.1
    1994Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-27of---101855101350480041301102.236.283.545.82861309.382.309.2316.5621.313.2513.86.5669.2
    1994Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2227ofL-S-E-P10612111000100500000.083.083.167.2501221.167.084.1430.0041.670.000.00.00100.0
    1995Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-281b-of---118531956942681366102356530406.295.366.549.91536117547.389.254.3319.7018.011.8624.53.6050.0
    1995Houston AstrosNLMLBhou76281bL-S-E-P115012114314092412132830103.256.341.512.8531386213.355.256.2599.4220.292.1513.46.5241.9
    1996Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-291b---1217641119307190391710001.297.392.6721.064744310.469.375.30012.1622.971.899.19.4652.6
    1996Houston AstrosNLMLBhou7629lf-1bL-S-E-P12496861221181041610001.176.233.279.51273194.176.103.2165.4821.924.0068.01.3733.3
    1997Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-30of---1310397154038006810112.385.468.7181.18647287.487.333.41412.7717.021.3313.06.3846.7
    1997Texas RangersALMLBtex1830dh-rfL-S-E-P13591111328805220182700213.252.298.459.7571215113.270.207.2846.6122.313.3822.24.1346.4
    1998Texas RangersALMLBtex1631rf-dhL-S-E-P14861863655110164601244730204.296.381.613.99421511427.441.317.31211.1621.861.9611.67.4449.1
    1999Charlotte RangersFSLA+tex-32rf-1b---151241791029008310103.220.353.390.74351163.366.170.18915.695.880.3820.53.9233.3
    1999Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex-32of-1b---1522737201021600162500113.274.400.370.77090273.315.096.38317.7827.781.5636.52.2215.0
    1999Texas RangersALMLBtex1632dh-rfL-S-E-P1542010000000100000.500.500.5001.000210.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)33066092163331361214469175807115.247.323.464.78774430670.321.217.2799.2723.522.5418.34.8442.9
    National League Totals (6 yrs)18136143791411553423710050308.219.298.388.68640614030.277.169.2579.1124.632.7024.13.6938.0
    American League Totals (3 yrs)1492994984190216802327530417.281.352.555.90733816640.375.274.3049.4722.192.3414.26.2147.6
    Minor League Totals1158402671210852503519680662336101141564592528.269.369.495.86447551993481.384.226.32412.8324.001.8720.54.1244.3
    Minor: Rk Totals75251436616275521287480710.263.347.426.77329410725.279.163.3339.5225.172.6435.92.3837.9
    Minor: A Totals1334699312819039100707316790350.273.379.563.94255426458.461.290.33513.1830.142.2912.07.0445.3
    Minor: A+ Totals135469701132011882968413320733.241.354.403.75756218939.348.162.29214.9523.671.5826.13.2034.5
    Minor: AA Totals109378649721320811266611020640.257.365.487.85245218444.421.230.30314.6024.341.6718.94.4245.4
    Minor: AAA Totals7062459442681174291124883220359657354361225.277.372.508.88028931249315.382.231.33012.4122.711.8322.03.8746.3
    Houston Astros Totals (6 yrs)18136143791411553423710050308.219.298.388.68640614030.277.169.2579.1124.632.7024.13.6938.0
    Texas Rangers Totals (3 yrs)1492994984190216802327530417.281.352.555.90733816640.375.274.3049.4722.192.3414.26.2147.6
    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
    1993Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn-261---000.0010001100.21000000001.5013.500.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1993Minor Totals: SDNbyYearAAA----261---000.0010001100.71000000005.0045.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    Minor League Totals000.0010001100.71000000005.0045.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals000.0010001100.71000000005.0045.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1985Gulf Coast Astros GCLRk181B2100.01867514198193.9759.200.0034.4100.03
    1986Gulf Coast Astros GCLRk191B5000.043328737468461.9859.200.0079.492.61
    1987Asheville TouristsSALA201B12400.0108945198811531134.9849.100.0089.293.21
    1987Asheville TouristsSALA203B100.00200221.0002.000.000.70.84
    1988Osceola AstrosFSLA+211B12200.0114341229512061184.9829.700.0089.199.21
    1989Columbus MudcatsSouAA221B10900.0938441075992982.9909.000.0076.2100.01
    1990Tucson TorosPCLAAA231B11700.0101074199611031084.9839.300.0082.494.41
    1990Tucson TorosPCLAAA233B100.02100331.0003.000.000.70.86
    1990Tucson TorosPCLAAA23OF100.01000111.0001.000.000.70.814
    1990Houston AstrosNLMLB231B600.02010221211.0003.500.003.750.04
    1991Tucson TorosPCLAAA241B3000.024322826273265.9718.800.0021.435.32
    1991Tucson TorosPCLAAA24OF4800.0823218785.9771.800.0034.356.54
    1991Houston AstrosNLMLB24OF4100.0444605448.8891.200.0025.383.76
    1992Tucson TorosPCLAAA251B4500.037427733408401.9838.900.0031.338.81
    1992Tucson TorosPCLAAA25OF7300.0102240108104.9631.400.0050.762.92
    1992Houston AstrosNLMLB251B100.04000441.0004.000.000.66.74
    1992Houston AstrosNLMLB25OF900.06200881.0000.900.005.660.09
    1993Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA261B9200.0762451157818807.9878.800.0064.371.31
    1993Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA263B200.01000111.0000.500.001.41.610
    1993Las Vegas StarsPCLAAA26OF1000.0111201412.8571.200.007.07.89
    1994Tucson TorosPCLAAA271B5600.050125470530526.9929.400.0034.156.02
    1994Tucson TorosPCLAAA273B400.065301411.7862.800.002.44.04
    1994Tucson TorosPCLAAA27OF3400.0482215250.9621.500.0020.734.05
    1994Buffalo BisonsAmerAAA27OF1600.02600026261.0001.600.0011.188.99
    1994Houston AstrosNLMLB27OF300.0601076.8572.000.002.650.08
    1995Tucson TorosPCLAAA281B4800.037624643406400.9858.300.0033.656.52
    1995Tucson TorosPCLAAA28OF3400.0486215654.9641.600.0023.840.06
    1995Houston AstrosNLMLB281B2500.020417117222221.9958.800.0017.450.02
    1995Houston AstrosNLMLB28OF1200.01700017171.0001.400.008.324.09
    1996Tucson TorosPCLAAA291B1700.01389512152147.9678.600.0011.8100.03
    1996Houston AstrosNLMLB291B500.07100881.0001.600.003.110.22
    1996Houston AstrosNLMLB29LF900.01400014141.0001.600.005.618.44
    1996Houston AstrosNLMLB29RF300.03000331.0001.000.001.96.13
    1997Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAA30OF700.01710018181.0002.600.004.970.09
    1997Texas RangersALMLB301B200.0131121514.9337.000.001.23.45
    1997Texas RangersALMLB30LF200.01000111.0000.500.001.23.47
    1997Texas RangersALMLB30RF1700.0220102322.9571.300.0010.528.86
    1997Texas RangersALMLB30DH2800.0000000.0000.000.0017.347.53
    1998Texas RangersALMLB311B1600.0737288280.9765.000.009.918.63
    1998Texas RangersALMLB31LF300.02000221.0000.700.001.93.54
    1998Texas RangersALMLB31RF4000.04310044441.0001.100.0024.746.52
    1998Texas RangersALMLB31DH2600.0000000.0000.000.0016.030.23
    1999Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA321B500.0292123231.9696.200.003.522.74
    1999Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA32OF700.06000661.0000.900.004.931.89
    1999Texas RangersALMLB321B100.00100111.0001.000.000.625.04
    1999Texas RangersALMLB32RF100.0000000.0000.000.000.625.05
    1999Texas RangersALMLB32DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.250.07
    MLB Totals - (1B)560032128429353349.9896.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)14001700017171.0001.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)6100681107069.9861.100.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)6500736708679.9191.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)5600000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)4100034332286133937223661.9848.900.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)70096301815.8332.100.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)2300034115123368356.9671.500.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)10900938441075992982.9909.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)12200114341229512061184.9829.700.000.00.00
    A Totals - (1B)12400108945198811531134.9849.100.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)1000200221.0002.000.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (1B)7100619351251666654.9829.200.000.00.00
    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
    1985Minor--21--------
    1986Minor--50--------
    1987Minor--124-1------
    1988Minor--122--------
    1989Minor--109--------
    1990MLB--6--------
    1990Minor--117-1----1-
    1991MLB---------41-
    1991Minor--30------48-
    1992MLB--1------9-
    1992Minor--45------73-
    1993Minor--92-2----10-
    1994MLB---------3-
    1994Minor--56-4----50-
    1995MLB--25------12-
    1995Minor--48------34-
    1996MLB--5---9-3--
    1996Minor--17--------
    1997MLB--2---2-17-28
    1997Minor---------7-
    1998MLB--16---3-40-26
    1999MLB--1-----1-2
    1999Minor--5------7-
    Totals--892-8-14-6129556