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Mike BuschTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1989-2001 MLB Years: 1995-1996
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Positions3B-317, 1B-300, OF-32Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Anthony Busch
Height6-5Weight249BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 7,1968 [50.135]PlaceDavenport,Iowa
High SchoolNorth Scott (Eldridge,IA)
CollegeIowa State University (Ames,IA)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 4th round (110th overall) of the 1990 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutAugust 30,1995 [27.054]
OrganizationsLAN [7] CLE [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID9469Retrosheet IDbuscm001MLBAM ID111789
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed28Power92Contact31XBH87RBIs78Runs68Hitting58Durability60Team.540Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989Iowa StateCollegeJr3b20561824373130125632373100000.401.502.6701.17212225219.439.269.478.51516.8914.160.845.4815.1734.25
1990Iowa StateCollegeSr3b2152167555282175722453500000.311.458.6891.14711527212.304.378.647.49321.2316.510.788.029.8251.92
1990Great Falls DodgersPioRklan-1b21612204872192134732384930310.327.428.6091.03713434264.366.282.459.45114.3918.561.294.9216.9247.22
1991Bakersfield DodgersCalifA+lan501b22217213203141601122100100.278.376.514.89037885.333.236.389.39414.1224.711.754.7118.0040.00
1992San Antonio MissionsTexAAlan-3b2311541658991421851323611140320.238.303.411.71417134459.279.173.262.3227.8424.183.083.9223.1134.34
1993Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-3b2412243187122324227012538980540.283.368.529.89722858497.308.246.367.38910.6617.911.684.4319.5947.54
1994Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-1b25126460731212332783235010140108.263.340.502.84223153515.282.239.346.3639.7119.612.025.2417.0443.80
1995Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-3b-1b261214436811932118622242103700312.269.341.467.80820751492.314.198.293.3538.5420.932.453.6624.6142.86
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan253b261317340036000700000.235.235.7651.00013317.143.530.529.4080.0041.180.0017.655.6775.00
1996Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-1b2738142304361123601224520041.303.404.6131.0178719166.365.310.458.42513.2527.112.057.2311.8344.19
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan253b273883818404170053300002.217.261.410.67134888.304.193.253.2905.6837.506.604.5520.7544.44
1997Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-1b2851166243040122900226810216.181.277.422.6997016191.205.241.373.30311.5235.603.096.2813.8353.33
1999Fargo-Moorhead RedHawksNorthernInd-30803086484180215700567100009.273.385.536.92116539364.292.263.445.39815.3819.511.275.7714.6746.43
2000Sioux Falls CanariesNorthernInd-318433256811111955524082000010.244.325.455.78015131372.268.211.340.33910.7522.042.055.1117.4738.27
2001Sioux Falls CanariesNorthernInd-324518433547053311164200006.293.350.413.7637612200.358.120.207.3368.0021.002.632.5036.8022.22
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter511001122407230054000002.220.257.470.7274711105.283.250.300.0004.7638.108.006.6714.2950.00
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter6552350401626133141263941113275587290151527.266.348.496.84411652732669.303.230.346.00010.3021.992.134.7218.6543.61
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4581642282435979912805818940622081227.265.347.501.8488231971861.298.236.350.00010.1621.822.154.8918.0445.29
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11541658991421851323611140320.238.303.411.71417134459.279.173.262.0007.8424.183.083.9223.1134.34
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter217213203141601122100100.278.376.514.89037885.333.236.389.00014.1224.711.754.7118.0040.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter612204872192134732384930310.327.428.6091.03713434264.366.282.459.00014.3918.561.294.9216.9247.22
Ind Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2098241532193614514563112195000025.266.354.476.83039282936.298.210.350.00011.9720.831.744.8118.3137.44
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter108349981252122911354826600000.358.480.6791.15923752431.378.321.559.00019.0315.310.806.7312.0341.60
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter511001122407230054000002.220.257.470.7274711105.283.250.300.0004.7638.108.006.6714.2950.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16231835701302273001612700006.220.257.470.72714935334.283.250.300.0004.7638.108.006.6714.2950.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162581991553333197336814570447.266.348.496.84428868660.303.230.346.00010.3021.992.134.7218.6543.61

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1997Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcle-Rel28000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.0000000000----------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1990Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan211B60--48147456532528.9928.80------6198.488.2
1991Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan221B18--16117713185178.9629.89------2185.713.2
1992San Antonio Missions TexAAlan233B81--611542714242215.8882.65------11570.459.6
1992San Antonio Missions TexAAlan23OF26--3912-4240.9521.54------11522.619.1
1992San Antonio Missions TexAAlan231B10--806288886.9778.60------1158.77.4
1993Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan243B108--572183717312275.8812.55------12288.575.5
1993Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan241B17--11213311128125.9777.35------12213.911.9
1994Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan251B114--100888812811041096.9939.61------12690.582.0
1994Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan253B6--66--12121.0002.00------1264.84.3
1995Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan263B75--311431114185174.9412.32------12162.052.1
1995Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan261B40--30321230326324.9948.10------12133.127.8
1995Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26OF6--4-1-54.8000.67------1215.04.2
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan263B10--251-87.8750.70------1376.96.9
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan261B2--81-2991.0004.50------1315.41.4
1996Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan271B25--21615322234231.9879.24------3865.817.5
1996Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan273B9--319--22221.0002.44------3823.76.3
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan273B23--1625314441.9321.78------3860.514.2
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan271B1--2---221.0002.00------382.60.6
1997Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle281B13--1046113111110.9918.46------5125.59.0
1997Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle283B5--57221412.8572.40------519.83.5
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B33--1830415248.9231.45------330.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B3--101-211111.0003.67------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B209--17431431720419031886.9919.02------2090.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B203--1023935033545495.9082.44------2030.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF6--4-1-54.8000.67------60.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B81--611542714242215.8882.65------810.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF26--3912-4240.9521.54------260.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B10--806288886.9778.60------100.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B18--16117713185178.9629.89------180.00.0
Rk Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B60--48147456532528.9928.80------600.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1990Great Falls Dodgers PioRklan21--60--------
1991Bakersfield Dodgers CalifA+lan22--18--------
1992San Antonio Missions TexAAlan23--10--81---26-
1993Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan24--17--108-----
1994Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan25--114--6-----
1995Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan26--40--75---6-
1995Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26--2--10-----
1996Albuquerque Dukes PCLAAAlan27--25--9-----
1996Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27--1--23-----
1997Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcle28--13--5-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2005Calgary VipersNorthernIndIndy-36Manager955144.53717.02 -
2006Calgary VipersNorthernIndIndy-37Manager964254.43821.04 
2007Calgary VipersNorthernIndIndy-38Manager965046.5217.53 Lost in Finals
2008Calgary VipersGoldIndIndy-39Manager874542.5175.52 Lost in Finals
2010Schaumburg FlyersNorthernIndIndy-41Manager1004159.41020.07 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995Pacific Coast League All-Star (1B)1
1999Northern League All-Star (3B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1997-01-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
1996-12-09Released by Dodgers. 
* 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
1995Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll26109,000-75341-999,520109,000109,000
1996Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll27109,000-78638-957,870109,000218,000
* 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