Steve Michaels
Sutherland Stars (AA)
Steve Michaels
Birthdate:
June 17, 1958 (28 y, 2 m, 22 d)
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
5'7"/169
Entry:
1979 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 6, Team: Geelong Cats
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
3 years, 115 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 115 days
40-man Service Time 1 years, 62 days
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Low
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 2 3 1 2 1
vs R 2 3 1 2 1
vs L 2 3 1 2 1
Potential 2 3 1 2 1
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 2
Error 2 2
Arm 1 5 1
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 8
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 6 3
vs R 8 7 3
vs L 7 6 3
Potential 8 6 3
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Sinker 7 7
Curveball 8 8
Other Pitching
Velocity 95-97 mph
GB % 62%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 4
Hold 3
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1986-07-17
Weight decreased from 170 to 169
1986-04-14
Weight decreased from 171 to 170
1986-01-05
Stuff vs L decreased from 8 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Control decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Control vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Stamina increased from 3 to 4
Sinker Pot decreased from 8 to 7
Sinker decreased from 8 to 7
1985-07-17
Weight increased from 169 to 171
1985-03-31
Movement Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Movement decreased from 7 to 6
1985-03-13
Weight decreased from 170 to 169
1985-01-06
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Control Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Control decreased from 5 to 4
Control vs R decreased from 5 to 4
GB% decreased from 64% to 62%
1984-10-21
Weight increased from 169 to 170
1984-10-07
Position changed from CL to RP
Role changed from CL to RP
1984-09-16
Weight decreased from 170 to 169
1984-09-04
Movement vs R decreased from 8 to 7
1984-08-16
Weight decreased from 171 to 170
1984-07-29
Weight decreased from 172 to 171
1984-07-17
Control vs L decreased from 5 to 4
GB% increased from 63% to 64%
Weight increased from 171 to 172
1984-04-02
Stuff Potential decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff vs R decreased from 9 to 8
Movement vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Control vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Sinker Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1984-01-08
Weight increased from 170 to 171
1984-01-01
Eye vs L decreased from 2 to 1
Stuff Potential decreased from 10 to 9
Stuff decreased from 9 to 8
Stuff vs L decreased from 9 to 8
Movement Potential decreased from 8 to 7
Movement decreased from 8 to 7
Control Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Control decreased from 6 to 5
Control vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Sinker decreased from 9 to 8
1983-12-11
Weight increased from 169 to 170
1983-09-06
Eye vs L increased from 1 to 2
Sac Bunt decreased from 9 to 8
Movement vs R decreased from 9 to 8
Control Potential decreased from 7 to 6
GB% decreased from 64% to 63%
1983-04-09
Stuff vs R decreased from 10 to 9
Stuff vs L increased from 8 to 9
Movement vs L decreased from 8 to 7
1983-04-05
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 2 to 1
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
GB% increased from 63% to 64%
1983-03-16
Position changed from RP to CL
Role changed from RP to CL
1983-02-27
Weight increased from 168 to 169
1983-01-02
Stuff vs R increased from 9 to 10
1982-10-10
Weight increased from 167 to 168
1982-09-07
GB% increased from 62% to 63%
1982-08-04
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
P defense decreased from 5 to 4
Movement vs R increased from 8 to 9
Weight increased from 166 to 167
Local Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1982-04-01
Weight increased from 165 to 166
1982-01-03
Eye Potential increased from 1 to 2
Eye increased from 1 to 2
Stuff increased from 8 to 9
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
Movement vs L increased from 7 to 8
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Hold increased from 2 to 3
Sinker increased from 8 to 9
1981-10-04
Gap Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Eye vs R increased from 1 to 2
Stuff vs R increased from 8 to 9
Movement increased from 7 to 8
Control increased from 4 to 5
Control vs R increased from 4 to 5
Control vs L increased from 4 to 5
GB% decreased from 62% to 61%
Curveball Pot decreased from 9 to 8
Position changed from CL to RP
Role changed from CL to RP
Weight increased from 163 to 165
1981-01-18
Contact Potential increased from 1 to 2
Contact increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs R increased from 1 to 2
Contact vs L increased from 1 to 2
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 7 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 6 to 7
Movement vs R increased from 7 to 8
Control Potential increased from 6 to 7
Control increased from 3 to 4
Control vs R increased from 3 to 4
Control vs L increased from 3 to 4
Hold increased from 1 to 2
Curveball increased from 6 to 8
Weight decreased from 165 to 163
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known
1980-03-16
Stuff increased from 6 to 7
GB% decreased from 64% to 62%
Sinker increased from 7 to 8
Curveball Pot increased from 8 to 9
Curveball increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 163 to 165

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1984 26 0 68 76.1 4-7 0 64 54 19.45% 16.41% 2.13% 71.98% 64.86% 0.262 4.362 4.065 101 3.974 0.30 0.20
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1982 24 0 39 58.1 6-0 1 48 29 19.43% 11.74% 0.40% 77.61% 56.14% 0.292 2.314 2.779 64 4.105 -0.46 1.69
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1981 23 0 13 25.0 0-0 0 20 15 17.39% 13.04% 1.74% 73.98% 49.02% 0.325 4.320 3.625 89 4.347 0.70 0.24
Total - VBL
VBL
0 120 159.2 10-7 1 132 98 19.10% 14.18% 1.45% 74.32% 59.11% 0.284 3.608 3.526 86 4.080 0.08 2.13

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1985 27 0 12 11.1 0-0 0 15 6 29.41% 11.76% 3.92% 78.95% 55.56% 0.333 4.765 4.551 99 3.640 0.21 0.05
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 22 0 41 40.2 3-2 17 51 19 30.91% 11.52% 0.00% 88.24% 55.00% 0.330 0.885 2.494 55 3.679 -1.61 1.63
PTA - ADL
1980 22 0 1 1.0 0-0 1 1 1 25.00% 25.00% 0.00% 100.00% 50.00% 0.000 0.000 5.024 120 6.407 -5.02 -0.01
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1979 21 0 4 4.1 0-2 2 1 6 3.70% 22.22% 0.00% 61.54% 41.67% 0.316 6.231 7.622 154 10.472 -1.39 -0.21
PTA - ADL
1979 21 0 13 16.2 0-4 1 21 8 28.00% 10.67% 4.00% 72.12% 35.71% 0.310 5.400 4.632 119 3.914 0.77 -0.21
Total - AAA
AAA
0 57 56.1 3-4 19 67 31 27.57% 12.76% 0.82% 82.07% 53.33% 0.329 2.077 3.302 71 4.194 -1.23 1.47
Total - AA
AA
0 14 17.2 0-4 2 22 9 27.85% 11.39% 3.80% 73.39% 36.67% 0.296 5.094 4.654 119 4.055 0.44 -0.22

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1984 26 68 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.23
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1982 24 39 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.22
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1981 23 13 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.17
Total - VBL
VBL
120 14 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.62

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1985 27 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 22 41 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
PTA - ADL
1980 22 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1979 21 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
PTA - ADL
1979 21 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Total - AAA
AAA
57 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00
Total - AA
AA
14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0.00

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1984 P 66 76.1 5 13 0 1.000 2.122 0.842 -1.24
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1982 P 38 58.1 3 0 1 0.750 0.463 0.349 -1.03
Geelong - VBL
GEE - VBL
1981 P 12 25.0 0 3 1 0.750 1.080 0.822 -0.47
Total P 116 159.2 8 16 2 -2.74

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Caringbah - RES
CAR - RES
1985 P 12 11.1 1 1 0 1.000 1.588 2.014 0.27
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1980 P 40 40.2 2 4 1 0.857 1.328 0.862 -0.41
PTA - ADL
1980 P 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.01
Coburg - SBL
CBG - SBL
1979 P 4 4.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.01
PTA - ADL
1979 P 13 16.2 0 1 0 1.000 0.540 1.008 0.03
Total P 70 74.0 3 6 1 -0.09
Player Awards
None
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink0
Grey Ink1
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Leaderboard Appearances
Year Lg G Rank
1984 VBL 68 3
Year Lg WP Rank
1982 VBL 6 7