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Mike WittTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1978-1993 MLB Years: 1981-1993
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PositionsP-405Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Atwater Witt
Height6-7Weight192BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 20,1960 [58.064]PlaceFullerton,California
High SchoolServite (Anaheim,CA)
CollegeCypress College (Cypress,CA)

DraftedSelected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 4th round (92nd overall) of the 1978 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsLarry Himes
MLB DebutApril 11,1981 [20.265]
OrganizationsCAL [13] NYA [4] Awards4Awards Voting3-73
TBC Player ID19859Retrosheet IDwittm001MLBAM ID124491
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Player Notes:   Threw a perfect game on September 30,1984 against the Texas Rangers ... Opening day starter for California Angels in 1985-1989
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts64Walks57Hittable53SO/BB65vsPower53Hitting0Durability71Team.508Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1978Idaho Falls AngelsPioRkcal-ST17713.5613130300086.0884534426796001.339.210.422.728.273.04.875-
1979Salinas AngelsCalifA+cal-ST188105.11302642000141.0156968013709411001.609.960.834.476.001.34.444-
1980Salinas AngelsCalifA+cal-ST19732.1013130300090.0853021635764001.338.500.603.507.602.17.700-
1980El Paso DiablosTexAAcal-ST19555.7912120200070.07253451139645001.599.261.415.018.231.64.500-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01283.71252505000160.0157836617741409001.448.830.964.167.881.89.6003.77
1981California AngelsALMLBcal39ST20893.28222117110129.012360479477520111.328.580.633.285.231.60.4713.69
1982California AngelsALMLBcal39ST21863.51332675120179.21777770847858171.258.870.402.354.261.81.5713.25
1983California AngelsALMLBcal39S/R227144.9143192420155154.017390841475778061.6110.110.824.384.501.03.3334.51
1984California AngelsALMLBcal39ST2315113.47343409200246.22271039517841967151.268.280.623.067.152.33.5773.16
1985California AngelsALMLBcal39ST241593.56353506100250.022811599229818011141.308.210.793.536.481.84.6253.61
1986California AngelsALMLBcal39ST2518102.843434014300269.0218958522732086031.087.290.742.446.962.85.6433.14
1987California AngelsALMLBcal39ST2616144.013636010000247.025212811034841926041.369.181.243.067.002.29.5334.17
1988California AngelsALMLBcal39ST2713164.153434012200249.226313011514871339251.409.480.503.144.791.53.4483.54
1989California AngelsALMLBcal39ST289154.54333305000220.025211911126481237021.3610.311.061.965.032.56.3753.86
1990California AngelsALMLBcal39Rel29031.7710010004120.01994113141011.578.410.445.756.201.08.0004.14
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya22ST29564.4716160210096.2875348834606001.258.100.743.175.591.76.4553.70
1991Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-ST30009.0011000002.02220221002.009.00--9.009.001.00--
1991Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST30009.0011000004.07440351002.5015.75--6.7511.251.67--
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0009.0022000006.09660572002.3313.50--7.5010.501.40-3.02
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya36ST300110.1322000005.08761101001.6913.501.691.69--0.00.0005.86
1992Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRknya-ST31100.00330000012.071002132000.755.25--1.509.756.501.000-
1993Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-Rel32000.0010100102.02000020001.009.00----9.000.00--
1993Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST32101.98330000013.2113315110001.177.240.663.297.242.201.000-
1993Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0101.72431001015.2133315130001.157.470.572.877.472.601.0003.12
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya39ST32325.27990000041.0392624722301031.498.561.544.836.591.36.6005.57
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1171163.833412994272112262106.0206610128981837131373735511.328.820.783.045.861.93.5020.91
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter29194.047772510010420.24302341893518234630001.459.200.753.897.401.90.604-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter103.57440000017.2187718161001.479.170.514.088.152.001.000-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter555.7214131201074.07655471141686001.589.241.344.998.271.66.500-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15133.94433945000231.02411261011910517015001.509.390.744.096.621.62.536-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter813.1216160300098.0954634428928001.268.720.372.578.453.29.889-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
California Angels Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter1091073.763142724270102261963.019329268201676561283655481.328.850.763.005.881.96.505-
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter894.91272702100142.113486781657908031.348.431.013.595.661.58.471-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12123.83363158121220.02161069419741438151.328.820.783.045.861.93.5000.91
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15104.04403825010220.022512299189518116001.459.200.753.897.401.90.600-

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Idaho Falls Angels PioRkcal17P13--3132-1816.8891.23------13100.019.1
1979Salinas Angels CalifA+cal18P30--5152-2220.9090.67------30100.021.4
1980Salinas Angels CalifA+cal19P13--615122221.9551.62------13100.09.3
1981California AngelsALMLBcal20P22-1297163-2623.8851.050.18-----22100.020.0
1982California AngelsALMLBcal21P33-1791424434238.9051.150.21-----33100.020.4
1983California AngelsALMLBcal22P43-154624123130.9680.700.19-----43100.026.5
1984California AngelsALMLBcal23P34-24616272-4543.9561.260.17-----34100.021.0
1985California AngelsALMLBcal24P35-2501633225149.9611.400.20-----35100.021.6
1986California AngelsALMLBcal25P34-2692239156261.9841.790.23-----34100.021.0
1987California AngelsALMLBcal26P36-2471829325047.9401.310.19-----36100.022.2
1988California AngelsALMLBcal27P34-2491932225351.9621.500.20-----34100.021.0
1989California AngelsALMLBcal28P33-2201849447167.9442.030.30-----33100.020.4
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya29P16-967141-2221.9551.310.22-----16100.09.9
1990California AngelsALMLBcal29P10-2024-1661.0000.600.30-----10100.06.2
1991Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya30P1--1---111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya30P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya30P2-511--221.0001.000.40-----2100.01.2
1992Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya31P3--12--331.0001.00------3100.05.3
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya32P3--33--661.0002.00------3100.02.1
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya32P9-4116--771.0000.780.17-----9100.05.6
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P341-21051472982321468445.9511.300.21-----3410.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P4--34--771.0001.75------40.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P43--1130324441.9320.95------430.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P16--4152-2119.9051.19------160.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Idaho Falls Angels PioRkcal1713----------
1979Salinas Angels CalifA+cal1830----------
1980Salinas Angels CalifA+cal1913----------
1981California AngelsALMLBcal2022----------
1982California AngelsALMLBcal2133----------
1983California AngelsALMLBcal2243----------
1984California AngelsALMLBcal2334----------
1985California AngelsALMLBcal2435----------
1986California AngelsALMLBcal2534----------
1987California AngelsALMLBcal2636----------
1988California AngelsALMLBcal2734----------
1989California AngelsALMLBcal2833----------
1990New York YankeesALMLBnya2916----------
1990California AngelsALMLBcal2910----------
1991Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya301----------
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya301----------
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya302----------
1992Gulf Coast Yankees GCLRknya313----------
1993Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya323----------
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya329----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1982California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB21006.001003.0222301.336.000.006.009.001.500.00.000
1986California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB25102.5521017.21352800.876.620.001.024.084.000.001.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs103.05303100020.715070411000.926.530.001.744.792.750.001.000

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1984American League Player of the Week (September 24-September 30)1
1986AL Pitcher of the Month (August)1
1987American League Player of the Week (June 1-June 7)1
1988American League Player of the Week (June 13-June 19)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1993-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-01-02ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1990-12-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-05-11TradeTraded by Angels to Yankees for Dave Winfield. 
1987-12-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1987-11-09Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1985California AngelsTeam Payroll24683,333-125980++370,78060,000683,333
1986California AngelsTeam Payroll25933,333-73590++386,34760,0001,616,666
1987California AngelsTeam Payroll261,133,333-43195++344,90660,0002,749,999
1988California AngelsTeam Payroll271,400,000-29196++392,10762,5004,149,999
1989California AngelsTeam Payroll281,400,000-50294++429,80262,5005,549,999
1990California AngelsTeam Payroll291,300,000-88688++515,727100,0006,849,999
1990New York YankeesTeam Payroll291,300,000-88588++515,727100,0006,849,999
1991New York YankeesTeam Payroll302,416,667-62292++742,231100,0009,266,666
1993New York YankeesTeam Payroll322,166,667-1721382++968,431109,00011,433,333
* 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