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Mike Piazza
Michael Joseph Piazza

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 3", Weight 197 lb.
School Miami-Dade CC

MLB Debut September 1, 1992
Final Game September 30, 2007
Born September 4, 1968 in Norristown, PA (age 52)

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1992 23 LAN NL   23   65    1   17   1   0   0    6   0   0    2    7  .262  .275  .277  .552   18   1   2   1   0   2  
 1993 24 LAN NL  154  565   85  176  24   1  41  120   4   1   61   86  .312  .378  .575  .953  325   0   8  12   4  13  MVP-4
 1994 25 LAN NL  141  560   89  180  25   1  38  137   5   3   49   95  .321  .372  .573  .946  321   1   6   8   0  13  MVP-9
 1995 26 LAN NL  145  463   71  127  17   0  26   84   0   0   41   82  .274  .332  .479  .811  222   1   2   7   0  15  
 1996 27 NYN NL  136  543  109  202  16   0  44  128   1   0   66   91  .372  .436  .645 1.080  350   0   6   8   0  21  MVP-6
 1997 28 NYN NL  143  570   95  204  37   0  32  100   5   1   58   89  .358  .420  .591 1.011  337   0   4   7   6  27  MVP-7
 1998 29 NYN NL  144  567   81  167  27   1  30  109   1   0   40   93  .295  .339  .504  .843  286   0   6   3   1  12  
 1999 30 NYN NL  134  528   91  147  28   0  34  101   4   0   31   73  .278  .317  .525  .842  277   0   2   0   0  25  
 2000 31 NYN NL  132  458   81  142  22   0  34  106   0   0   51   58  .310  .380  .581  .961  266   0   2   8   2  20  
 2001 32 NYN NL  142  503   86  154  38   0  35   87   1   0   52   81  .306  .371  .590  .962  297   0   3   2   2  20  
 2002 33 NYN NL  134  476   62  115  29   0  24   72   0   0   46   81  .242  .313  .454  .767  216   0   3   5   5  19  
 2003 34 NYN NL  107  237   35   77  18   0  11   47   1   0   27   45  .325  .391  .540  .931  128   0   2   0   0   9  
 2004 35 NYN NL  131  432   63  118  17   1  23   79   0   0   47   71  .273  .343  .477  .820  206   0   6   4   2  11  
 2005 36 NYN NL  115  342   44   81  19   0  14   46   0   0   30   63  .237  .300  .415  .715  142   0   0   0   1   5  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 14 Seasons     1781 6309  993 1907 318   4 386 1222  22   5  601 1015  .302  .362  .537  .900 3391   3  52  65  23 212
 Per 162 games        574   90  173  29   0  35  111   2   0   55   92                          308   0   5   6   2  19
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1992 23 LAN NL  51    4   2.5   2   1   0  .500   2   16   11  .688   20    5  .800  C    4(+1)e9   -50   
 1993 24 LAN NL  33  122   8.1   3   1   1  .333   9   69   57  .826   93   21  .816  C    3(0)e3     21   
 1994 25 LAN NL  24  116   7.8   0   0   0  .000   4   86   71  .826   46   14  .767  C    3(0)e2     35   
 1995 26 LAN NL  28   70   5.3  15   3   0  .200   8   50   43  .860   45   18  .714  C    4(+1)e4  -194   
 1996 27 NYN NL  25  148  10.9   0   0   0  .000   7   70   51  .729  145   36  .801  C    4(+2)e3    96   
 1997 28 NYN NL  20  134   9.1   2   1   0  .500  16   71   54  .761   92   43  .681  C    4(+1)e6   -58   
 1998 29 NYN NL  17   95   6.2   6   2   0  .333  10   67   53  .791   92   25  .786  C    4(+2)e1  -117   
 1999 30 NYN NL  29   78   5.2  10   3   0  .300   8   70   49  .700  114   35  .765  C    4(+2)e2   -94   
 2000 31 NYN NL  26   95   7.6  21   6   0  .286   9   55   38  .691   99   36  .733  C    4(+3)e2   -51   
 2001 32 NYN NL  24  104   7.6  11   2   0  .182  13   61   49  .803  120   43  .736  C    3(+3)e2     5   
 2002 33 NYN NL  25   63   4.5  13   1   1  .077  12   70   56  .800  117   32  .785  C    3(+3)e2  -136   
 2003 34 NYN NL  30   48   7.7  56  23   4  .411   3   18   14  .778   10    4  .714  C    4(+3)e1    71   
 2004 35 NYN NL  30   70   5.8  22   9   1  .409   9   45   24  .533   38   10  .792  UT              14   
 2005 36 NYN NL  23   43   4.4  22   4   0  .182   1   29   25  .862   69   17  .802  C    4(+3)e1   -63   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 14 Seasons         1197   6.9 183  56   7  .306 111  777  595  .766 1100  339  .764                 -37  10
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 59.5 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 155.5 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1992 23 LAN NL  C    20   107   10    2    1  .983   18  157.1  6.69
 1993 24 LAN NL  C   152  1009   49    9    5  .992  151 1312.2  7.25
 1994 25 LAN NL  C   141   961   50    4    2  .996  140 1238.2  7.35
 1995 26 LAN NL  C   128   936   49    8    2  .992  121 1045.0  8.48  GG
 1996 27 NYN NL  C   136   848   73    7    8  .992  136 1208.1  6.86
 1997 28 NYN NL  C   140  1018   75   16    5  .986  140 1254.2  7.84
 1998 29 NYN NL  C   137   986   60   10    3  .991  132 1191.2  7.90
 1999 30 NYN NL  C   125   968   64    8    3  .992  124 1105.0  8.41
 2000 31 NYN NL  C   109   872   64    9    1  .990  106  970.2  8.68
 2001 32 NYN NL  C   130   989   76   13    5  .988  124 1124.2  8.52
 2002 33 NYN NL  C   120   825   72   12    6  .987  118 1086.0  7.43
 2003 34 NYN NL  C    36   209    9    0    1 1.000   31  300.0  6.54
                 1B   13   102    9    3   10  .974   13  108.0  9.25
 2004 35 NYN NL  C    62   444   23    3    2  .994   59  535.1  7.85
                 1B   52   426   40    6   35  .987   47  420.1  9.98
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1998 NLDS  NYN SDN   L    3  15  2  6  1  1  0   4  0  1  .400  .400  .600  0
 1999 NLDS  NYN SDN   W    3  13  3  4  0  0  1   5  2  0  .308  .400  .538  0
      NLCS  NYN CIN   L    5  19  2  3  1  0  1   3  2  4  .158  .238  .368  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


Transaction History


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1992  LAN   58-104  Billy Vanson
 1993  LAN   83-79   Billy Vanson
 1994  LAN   81-81   Billy Vanson
 1995  LAN   84-78   Billy Vanson
 1996  NYN   75-87   Jon Fellows
 1997  NYN   79-83   Jon Fellows
 1998  NYN   90-72   Jon Fellows
 1999  NYN   89-73   Jon Fellows
 2000  NYN   80-82   Jon Fellows
 2001  NYN   70-92   Jon Fellows
 2002  NYN   65-97   Jon Fellows
 2003  NYN   62-100  Jon Fellows
 2004  NYN   61-101  Jon Fellows
 2005  NYN   80-61   Jon Fellows

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