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Mitch MeluskeyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2003 MLB Years: 1998-2003
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsC-718, OF-2, 3B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMitchell Wade Meluskey
Height6-0Weight185BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 18,1973 [44.307]PlaceYakima,Washington
High SchoolEisenhower (Yakima,WA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 12th round (322nd overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsSteve Avila
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1999-MLB-#43 ... 1999-HOU-#2 ... 2000-HOU-#4
MLB DebutAugust 30,1998 [24.346]
OrganizationsHOU [7] CLE [4] DET [1] OAK [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-7
TBC Player ID713Retrosheet IDmelum001MLBAM ID136581
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed36Power57Contact67XBH57RBIs60Runs26Hitting58Durability51Team.517Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1992Burlington IndiansAppRkcle-c184312623297031630293600200.230.369.357.7264510157.292.127.381.34118.4722.931.241.9142.0034.48
1993Columbus Red StixxSALAcle-c19101342368418334711356944740.246.317.342.65911724392.292.096.199.2958.9317.601.970.77114.0028.57
1994Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-c20100319367716134134496222404.241.342.326.66810420376.287.085.235.30913.0316.491.270.80106.3325.97
1995Kinston IndiansCaroA+cle-c21829575002002900001.241.290.414.70412531.350.173.241.3086.4529.034.500.000.0071.43
1995Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+hou-c21782612356181331302733124212.215.287.326.6138522295.231.111.226.2749.1511.191.221.0287.0039.29
1995Totals for A+-A+         862902863231333302942124213.217.287.334.6219727326.241.117.228.2778.9012.881.450.9296.6742.86
1996Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+hou-c2274231297719013111292611559.333.402.429.8319920267.364.096.221.36410.869.740.900.37231.0025.97
1996Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-c2238134184211002100182411106.313.396.396.7925311155.378.083.216.36011.6115.481.330.000.0026.19
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11236547119300152114750226515.326.400.416.81615231422.369.090.219.36311.1411.851.060.24365.0026.05
1997Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-c23732414982180144613313930347.340.417.5891.00614232278.356.249.369.42811.1514.031.265.0417.2139.02
1997New Orleans ZephyrsAmerAAAhou-c235117222437032100253810116.250.347.343.6905910199.303.093.238.31512.5619.101.521.5157.3323.26
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         124413711252501767135677404513.303.388.487.87520142477.334.184.315.38111.7416.141.383.5624.2933.60
1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAhou-c241213977614041017712085593051015.353.465.5841.04923258490.377.231.451.44817.3512.040.693.4723.3541.43
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2c2488121000001400001.250.333.375.708319.500.125.250.31911.1144.444.000.000.0050.00
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2c251033471013105600011.212.316.333.64911238.231.121.303.28713.1615.791.202.6333.0028.57
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou2c26117337471012101469105574413107.300.401.487.88816435400.345.187.353.38113.7518.501.353.5024.0734.65
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet21c28827360001005310100.222.353.222.5756034.240.000.185.28314.718.820.600.000.000.00
2003Nashua PrideAtlInd--293512920439111520161440119.333.420.442.8625711150.365.109.248.38210.679.330.880.67129.0025.58
2003Somerset PatriotsAtlInd-122963231398318123450322850159.359.446.472.91810921269.401.113.273.40211.9010.410.880.74115.5025.30
1995Totals for Atl-Atl         9836059126272349704842902618.350.437.461.89816632419.388.111.264.40011.4610.020.880.72120.0025.40
2003Round Rock ExpressTexAAhou16c2913495132016105900101.265.327.367.69418355.300.102.224.3089.0916.361.801.8249.0023.08
2003Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-of29414022004001300100.143.188.286.4744216.167.143.214.2006.2518.753.000.000.00100.00
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1763515401101061200201.238.296.349.64522571.269.111.222.2848.4516.902.001.4163.0033.33
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBhou229129111002002200100.111.250.222.4722112.125.111.333.22216.6716.671.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter155414561172401575206889515119.283.386.449.83518639493.324.166.336.00013.7918.051.313.0427.6033.33
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter70423153226521645483371593364071610342661.282.372.419.7919702172711.319.137.285.00012.3915.011.211.7748.2333.28
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter176583981855002096201111004071121.317.426.506.93229570705.351.189.383.00015.7414.180.902.8429.1537.84
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter124424721373101573235472415414.323.400.502.90221346488.357.179.304.00011.0714.751.333.0728.2733.58
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter260840932175827105751071304513726.258.340.357.69730067969.293.099.229.00011.0413.421.210.72120.0030.88
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter101342368418334711356944740.246.317.342.65911724392.292.096.199.0008.9317.601.970.77114.0028.57
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4312623297031630293600200.230.369.357.7264510157.292.127.381.00018.4722.931.241.9142.0034.48
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9836059126272349704842902618.350.437.461.89816632419.388.111.264.00011.4610.020.880.72120.0025.40
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter147387531112401574206386414119.287.389.465.85418039459.331.178.346.00013.7318.741.373.2725.8035.14
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter827360001005310100.222.353.222.5756034.240.000.185.00014.718.820.600.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162433591222501678207193515119.283.386.449.83519441515.324.166.336.00013.7918.051.313.0427.6033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games162533741503811178327794428614.282.372.419.79122350624.319.137.285.00012.3915.011.211.7748.2333.28

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Burlington Indians AppRkcle18C42--2272942260256.9856.10-----104397.763.6
1993Columbus Red Stixx SALAcle19C99--6398779733726.9907.33-----2010198.069.7
1994Kinston Indians CaroA+cle20C70--458406-504498.9887.11-----1010070.050.7
1995Kissimmee Cobras FSLA+hou21C75--44340103493483.9806.44-----57896.255.1
1995Kinston Indians CaroA+cle21C7--586116564.9859.14-----1887.55.1
1996Kissimmee Cobras FSLA+hou22C52--3152792351342.9746.58-----87470.338.5
1996Jackson Generals TexAAhou22C30--2071851230225.9787.50-----43878.921.4
1997Jackson Generals TexAAhou23C54--3564365405399.9857.39-----47374.038.8
1997New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAhou23C49--3232646353349.9897.12-----45196.134.0
1998New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou24C108--70249108761751.9876.95-----1712189.376.1
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24C3--9---991.0003.00-----1837.51.9
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25C10--626-168681.0006.80-12475.0-10100.06.2
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26C103-77862331126666654.9826.350.84642076.2311788.063.6
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou263B1-2--1-1---------1170.90.6
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet28C8-71343--37371.0004.630.522340.018100.05.0
2003Round Rock Express TexAAhou29C8--623--65651.0008.13-----21361.56.6
2003Round Rock Express TexAAhou29OF1--2-1-32.6672.00------137.70.8
2003Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak29OF1--2---221.0002.00------425.00.8
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C124-84972840127780768.9856.190.90782774.351240.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1-2--1-1---------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C157--102575141411141100.9877.01-----211570.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C92--62564116700689.9847.49-----10920.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2-1-32.6672.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C204--127411326614131387.9826.80-----242040.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C99--6398779733726.9907.33-----20990.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C42--2272942260256.9856.10-----10420.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Burlington Indians AppRkcle18-42---------
1993Columbus Red Stixx SALAcle19-99---------
1994Kinston Indians CaroA+cle20-70---------
1995Kissimmee Cobras FSLA+hou21-75---------
1995Kinston Indians CaroA+cle21-7---------
1996Kissimmee Cobras FSLA+hou22-52---------
1996Jackson Generals TexAAhou22-30---------
1997Jackson Generals TexAAhou23-54---------
1997New Orleans Zephyrs AmerAAAhou23-49---------
1998New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAhou24-108---------
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24-3---------
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25-10---------
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26-103---1-----
2002Detroit TigersALMLBdet28-8---------
2003Round Rock Express TexAAhou29-8-------1-
2003Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak29---------1-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Maryvale SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor253210818338001540121900000.306.375.380.755418120.371.074.22210.0015.831.580.000.0024.24
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs3210818338001540121900000.306.375.380.755418120.371.074.22210.0015.831.580.000.0024.24

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1998Pacific Coast League All-Star (C) ... Triple A All-Star Team (C)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-01-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Devil Rays. 
2003-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2003-08-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
2003-04-24Released by Athletics. 
2002-11-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
2002-10-02Released by Tigers. 
2002-04-22InjuredDisabled -- low back pain secondary to spondylolisthesis 
2000-12-11TradeTraded by Astros with Chris Holt and Roger Cedeno to Tigers for Nelson Cruz, Doug Brocail and Brad Ausmus. 
1995-04-26TradeTraded by Indians with Tony Mitchell to Astros for Jimmy Lewis and Buck McNabb. 
* 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
1998Houston AstrosTeam Payroll24170,000-81232-1,276,192170,000170,000
1999Houston AstrosTeam Payroll25200,000-80732-1,454,491200,000370,000
2000Houston AstrosTeam Payroll26215,000-69927231,394,248200,000585,000
2002Detroit TigersTeam Payroll28345,000-55520392,011,045200,000930,000
2003Houston AstrosTeam Payroll29300,000-70324-2,163,527300,0001,230,000
* 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