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Mike BusbyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1991-2001 MLB Years: 1996-1999
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Rated Prospect

PositionsP-243Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael James Busby
Height6-4Weight210BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 27,1972 [45.149]PlaceLomita,California
High SchoolPhineas Banning (Wilmington,CA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 14th round (363rd overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1996-MLB-#6
MLB DebutApril 7,1996 [23.101]
OrganizationsSLN [9] MIL [1] MIN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID9465Retrosheet IDbusbm001MLBAM ID111785
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts43Walks46Hittable39SO/BB46vsPower39Hitting18Durability55Team.513Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1991Arizona CardinalsArizRksln-ST18433.5111110000059.0673523129713001.6310.220.154.4210.832.45.571-
1992Savannah CardinalsSALAsln-ST194133.67282801000149.2145966111678416101.428.720.664.035.051.25.235-
1993Savannah CardinalsSALAsln-ST201222.44232121100143.211649398311255001.027.270.501.947.834.03.857-
1994St. Petersburg CardinalsFSLA+sln-ST216134.45262601000151.216682751149895201.429.850.652.915.281.82.316-
1995Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST22763.29202001000134.01256349835955001.198.400.542.356.382.71.538-
1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST22223.29660100038.0281814211262401.026.570.472.586.102.36.500-
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0983.29262602000172.0153816310461217401.157.990.522.406.322.63.529-
1996Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln30ST23256.3814140000072.08957511144537201.8511.131.385.506.631.20.286-
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln57ST230118.0011000004.091384440013.2520.259.009.009.001.00.00017.92
1997Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST24484.6115141110093.29549481230658001.339.131.152.886.252.17.333-
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln54ST24028.79330000014.02414142460001.9515.071.262.513.771.50.0004.92
1998Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-S/R25003.3872500208.05331251000.885.631.132.255.632.50--
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln54Rel25524.5026224007046.0452323315333051.308.800.592.936.462.20.7143.86
1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln49S/R26347.43291019006072.211269601236508002.0413.871.494.466.191.39.429-
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln54Rel26017.1315015003017.221151421471021.9810.701.027.133.570.50.0006.53
2000Sioux City ExplorersNorthernInd-ST27214.06660100044.0432120415442001.318.730.813.058.932.93.667-
2000Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil-Rel272111.5219217006027.0494235525145002.7116.131.658.234.610.56.667-
2000Salt Lake BuzzPCLAAAmin-Rel27006.7570700109.016772982002.6815.431.938.687.710.89--
2000Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel02110.3126224007036.2654942734227002.7015.951.728.355.400.65.667-
2001Camden RiversharksAtlInd-ST28136.95660000033.24132266233713101.9010.961.606.159.891.61.250-
2001Nashua PrideAtlInd-ST28696.06191811011104.01077370174910010101.509.261.474.248.652.04.400-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter566.48456390010081.19965591137504081.6610.871.214.065.491.35.4552.17
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter46574.362051545162150956.110135704658436868567901.449.500.793.456.431.86.447-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter13206.1197484921150319.03942452184515722133601.7111.041.264.406.191.41.394-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter763.29202001000134.01256349835955001.198.400.542.356.382.71.538-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6134.45262601000151.216682751149895201.429.850.652.915.281.82.316-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16153.07514922100292.0261145100199820921101.228.010.583.016.412.13.516-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter433.5111110000059.0673523129713001.6310.220.154.4210.832.45.571-
Ind Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter9135.74313012011181.1191126116278718125201.539.451.344.308.952.08.409-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter566.48456390010081.19965591137504081.6610.871.214.065.491.35.455-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13166.481211610500270220.02661741583099134110211.6610.871.214.065.491.35.4482.17
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11134.364735121030220.0232131107198415715201.449.500.793.456.431.86.458-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1995Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-p222018130001000705100.167.158.167.3253024.250.000.000.1430.0029.170.000.000.000.00
1995Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p2265110000000310000.200.333.200.533106.500.000.000.2750.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         26232400010001015100.174.200.174.3744030.286.000.000.1740.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1996Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln30p23148000000000700000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0087.500.000.000.000.00
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln57p2312010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4510.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1997Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-p241514130012001600001.214.267.429.6966115.286.215.286.3026.6740.006.006.6714.0033.33
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln54p2434020000000200000.500.500.5001.0002041.000.000.000.4500.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln54p25263000001001100000.000.250.000.250004.000.000.333.17825.0025.001.000.000.000.00
1999Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln49p262913132001001600000.231.286.385.6715214.429.154.231.2947.1442.866.000.000.0066.67
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter309030001001400000.333.400.333.7333010.600.000.111.00010.0040.004.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter845841020140022915101.172.210.259.46915367.310.087.121.0002.9943.2814.501.4958.0030.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter64403720130022210001.175.233.300.53312343.353.125.175.0004.6551.1611.002.3340.0042.86
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2018130001000705100.167.158.167.3253024.250.000.000.0000.0029.170.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter309030001001400000.333.400.333.7333010.600.000.111.00010.0040.004.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624901600050052200000.333.400.333.73316054.600.000.111.00010.0040.004.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162112819402800456210202.172.210.259.469296129.310.087.121.0002.9943.2814.501.4958.0030.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1991Arizona Cardinals ArizRksln18P11--45--991.0000.82------11100.018.6
1992Savannah Cardinals SALAsln19P28--725223432.9411.14------28100.020.0
1993Savannah Cardinals SALAsln20P23--1616113332.9701.39------23100.016.2
1994St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln21P26--518112423.9580.88------26100.018.7
1995Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln22P20--8201-2928.9661.40------20100.014.8
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln22P6--411-65.8330.83------6100.04.2
1996Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln23P14--59111514.9331.00------14100.08.6
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23P1-4-11-21.5001.000.25-----1100.00.6
1997Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln24P15--910-319191.0001.27------15100.010.5
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P3-14-2--221.0000.670.14-----3100.01.9
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P26-4634-1771.0000.270.15-----26100.016.0
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln26P29--532-108.8000.28------29100.021.0
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P15-1712-1331.0000.200.18-----15100.09.3
2000Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil27P19--222-64.6670.21------19100.013.2
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin27P7---1--111.0000.14------7100.04.9
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P45-8149121413.9290.290.16-----450.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P90--2526645751.8950.57------900.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P20--8201-2928.9661.40------200.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P26--518112423.9580.88------260.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P51--2341336764.9551.25------510.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P11--45--991.0000.82------110.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1991Arizona Cardinals ArizRksln1811----------
1992Savannah Cardinals SALAsln1928----------
1993Savannah Cardinals SALAsln2023----------
1994St. Petersburg Cardinals FSLA+sln2126----------
1995Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln2220----------
1995Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln226----------
1996Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2314----------
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln231----------
1997Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2415----------
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln243----------
1998St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2526----------
1999Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln2629----------
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2615----------
2000Indianapolis Indians ILAAAmil2719----------
2000Salt Lake Buzz PCLAAAmin277----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1999-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Brewers. 
1999-10-15Free 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

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1996St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll23109,000-78635-957,870109,000109,000
1997St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll24150,000-76643-1,182,177150,000259,000
1998St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll25172,500-79031121,276,192170,000431,500
1999St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26220,000-69325221,454,491200,000651,500
* 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