Mike Palmer
Free Agent
Mike Palmer
Birthdate:
Aug. 31, 1962 (34 y, 4 m, 23 d)
Born In:
Ypsilanti, MI, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
1B
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Height/Weight:
6'0"/249
Entry:
1983 Draft - Round: 3, Overall: 68, Team: Seattle Grunge
Contract:
Free Agent
ML Service Time:
7 years, 43 days
Current Status
MLB Service Time 7 years, 43 days
40-man Service Time 8 years, 39 days
Time as Pro 14 years
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
Free Agent
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 4 5 4 5
vs R 4 4 5 4 6
vs L 4 3 4 4 5
Potential 5 4 5 5 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 2
Error 2 5
Arm 2 4 5
Turn DP 2
C Ability 2
Position
Left Field 2
Right Field 2
Run/Bunt
Speed 2
Stealing 2
Running 2
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 2
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 2 2 2
vs R 2 2 2
vs L 2 2 2
Potential 2 2 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 2 2
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 46%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 2
Hold 2
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1997-01-15
Position changed from LF to 1B
1996-07-04
Contact Potential increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 3 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
Power increased from 4 to 5
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Outfield Error decreased from 6 to 5
1996-05-29
Gap decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Gap vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Power decreased from 5 to 4
1995-12-30
Avoid Ks decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 248 to 249
1995-10-18
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 3
1995-08-03
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
1995-01-07
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
LF defense decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 246 to 248
1994-07-09
Gap vs R decreased from 5 to 4
RF defense decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 240 to 246
1993-09-07
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Position changed from RF to LF
Weight increased from 238 to 240
1992-12-06
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
LF defense decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 233 to 238
1991-08-08
Contact vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
RF defense decreased from 4 to 3
Position changed from LF to RF
Weight increased from 228 to 233
1991-01-07
Weight increased from 227 to 228
1990-10-21
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Position changed from RF to LF
Weight increased from 225 to 227
1990-07-04
Contact vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Power vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Speed decreased from 3 to 2
Infield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 220 to 225
1990-01-07
Gap vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
LF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 219 to 220
1989-11-07
Eye vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 216 to 219
1989-07-09
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Position changed from LF to RF
Weight increased from 215 to 216
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1989-01-07
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks decreased from 7 to 6
Stealing decreased from 3 to 2

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
LA - TBC
1994 31 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.0000 0.000 -0.07
Chicago - TBC
CHI - TBC
1991 28 56 171 152 44 9 0 2 21 18 14 19 1 0 0.290 0.357 0.745 0.3158 0.328 -0.08
Chicago - TBC
CHI - TBC
1990 27 33 99 94 25 3 0 3 9 8 4 16 0 0 0.266 0.303 0.697 0.2933 0.307 -0.28
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1988 25 44 177 162 39 8 0 1 13 8 11 23 0 0 0.241 0.294 0.602 0.2714 0.270 -0.71
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1987 24 63 205 193 56 10 0 7 21 17 12 29 0 0 0.290 0.332 0.783 0.3121 0.345 0.50
PIT - TBC
1986 23 77 288 269 70 14 1 6 17 26 15 28 0 0 0.260 0.306 0.692 0.2712 0.308 0.82
PIT - TBC
1985 22 24 90 81 23 7 0 0 7 8 7 23 0 0 0.284 0.337 0.707 0.3898 0.321 0.48
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1985 22 51 219 198 49 5 0 5 17 26 18 39 0 0 0.248 0.311 0.659 0.2821 0.300 0.09
Total - TBC
TBC
350 1252 1152 306 56 1 24 105 111 81 179 1 0 0.266 0.317 0.696 0.2947 0.310 0.75

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
Erie - ABA
ERI - ABA
1995 32 28 72 67 16 5 0 1 6 2 3 7 0 0 0.239 0.278 0.636 0.2500 0.290 -0.30
Arizona - AAA
ARZ - AAA
1994 31 52 121 108 36 7 0 3 14 22 11 12 0 0 0.333 0.405 0.886 0.3548 0.398 -0.08
Arizona - AAA
ARZ - AAA
1993 30 10 29 25 7 2 0 0 2 1 4 3 0 0 0.280 0.379 0.739 0.3182 0.347 0.07
Johnstown - ABA
JOH - ABA
1993 30 38 151 139 37 5 0 2 17 11 11 16 0 0 0.266 0.318 0.663 0.2869 0.303 -0.19
Johnstown - ABA
JOH - ABA
1992 29 72 271 242 67 8 1 2 20 17 20 32 1 0 0.277 0.343 0.686 0.3081 0.319 -0.10
Havana - AAA
HAV - AAA
1990 27 33 105 94 34 5 0 5 17 10 10 8 0 0 0.362 0.429 1.003 0.3580 0.447 0.63
Havana - AAA
HAV - AAA
1989 26 62 191 170 45 9 0 6 22 24 19 18 0 0 0.265 0.346 0.769 0.2671 0.350 0.95
Anchorage - AAA
ANC - AAA
1988 25 37 82 72 22 6 0 5 14 9 8 5 0 0 0.306 0.390 0.988 0.2742 0.439 0.98
Anchorage - AAA
ANC - AAA
1987 24 4 11 11 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.273 0.273 0.546 0.3333 0.251 -0.11
MV - ARL
1985 22 15 72 61 19 4 1 0 13 6 8 14 0 1 0.312 0.389 0.799 0.3878 0.377 0.40
GC - ADL
1985 22 53 236 183 58 10 0 9 33 31 50 23 0 0 0.317 0.458 0.977 0.3182 0.450 3.19
Edmonton - ABA
EDM - ABA
1985 22 4 20 16 5 0 0 1 5 1 3 1 0 0 0.313 0.400 0.900 0.2667 0.394 0.06
KCB - U24
1984 21 6 21 17 8 1 0 0 5 1 3 3 0 0 0.471 0.524 1.053 0.5333 0.463 0.16
Indiana - U22
IU - U22
1984 21 43 147 121 34 8 0 1 13 21 24 22 1 0 0.281 0.408 0.780 0.3367 0.366 1.23
Indiana - U22
IU - U22
1983 20 58 206 183 36 5 0 5 18 15 17 53 1 1 0.197 0.278 0.584 0.2460 0.280 1.10
None - None
None - None
1983 20 40 203 180 55 10 1 8 38 52 17 13 14 7 0.306 0.366 0.872 0.2901 0.395 1.00
Total -
40 203 180 55 10 1 8 38 52 17 13 14 7 0.306 0.366 0.872 0.2901 0.395 1.00
Total - AAA
AAA
213 611 541 166 33 1 19 82 72 60 62 0 1 0.307 0.383 0.860 0.3182 0.389 2.84
Total - AA
AA
53 236 183 58 10 0 9 33 31 50 23 0 0 0.317 0.458 0.977 0.3182 0.450 3.19
Total - A
A
6 21 17 8 1 0 0 5 1 3 3 0 0 0.471 0.524 1.053 0.5333 0.463 0.16
Total - S A
S A
101 353 304 70 13 0 6 31 36 41 75 2 1 0.230 0.332 0.665 0.2857 0.316 2.33
Total - IND
IND
142 514 464 125 18 1 6 48 31 37 56 1 0 0.269 0.329 0.680 0.2917 0.313 -0.54

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
LA - TBC
1994 LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Chicago - TBC
CHI - TBC
1991 LF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Chicago - TBC
CHI - TBC
1991 RF 41 341.1 63 8 0 1.000 1.872 0.863 -7.78
Chicago - TBC
CHI - TBC
1990 LF 20 172.0 26 1 1 0.964 1.413 0.785 -5.54
Chicago - TBC
CHI - TBC
1990 RF 3 17.2 5 1 0 1.000 3.057 1.036 0.12
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1988 2B 1 4.2 1 0 0 1.000 1.929 0.000 0.00
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1988 LF 25 224.0 46 2 2 0.960 1.929 0.928 -2.78
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1988 RF 19 159.0 36 5 1 0.976 2.321 0.945 -1.69
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1987 LF 55 413.1 98 4 1 0.990 2.221 0.955 -3.81
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1987 RF 5 13.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.047 -0.82
PIT - TBC
1986 LF 54 460.0 88 1 1 0.989 1.741 1.015 1.04
PIT - TBC
1986 RF 15 129.0 33 1 2 0.944 2.372 0.969 -0.80
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1985 LF 45 363.0 69 1 2 0.972 1.736 0.952 -2.65
Seattle - TBC
SEA - TBC
1985 RF 7 57.0 5 1 0 1.000 0.947 1.034 0.14
PIT - TBC
1985 RF 24 192.0 35 0 0 1.000 1.641 1.067 1.65
Total 2B 1 4.2 1 0 0 0.00
Total LF 201 1636.1 327 9 7 -13.74
Total RF 114 909.0 177 16 3 -9.18

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Erie - ABA
ERI - ABA
1995 LF 5 42.0 9 0 0 1.000 1.929 0.840 -1.38
Erie - ABA
ERI - ABA
1995 RF 2 4.1 2 0 0 1.000 4.154 0.736 -0.70
Arizona - AAA
ARZ - AAA
1994 LF 20 134.0 25 1 0 1.000 1.746 0.717 -7.62
Arizona - AAA
ARZ - AAA
1994 CF 5 42.2 13 1 1 0.933 2.953 0.793 -3.23
Arizona - AAA
ARZ - AAA
1994 RF 2 11.0 4 0 0 1.000 3.273 1.077 0.26
Arizona - AAA
ARZ - AAA
1993 LF 6 52.0 9 0 0 1.000 1.558 0.939 -0.51
Johnstown - ABA
JOH - ABA
1993 LF 3 12.0 4 1 0 1.000 3.750 0.828 -0.78
Johnstown - ABA
JOH - ABA
1993 RF 1 3.0 0 1 0 1.000 3.000 0.000 0.00
Johnstown - ABA
JOH - ABA
1992 LF 31 247.1 53 0 1 0.982 1.929 0.898 -5.16
Johnstown - ABA
JOH - ABA
1992 RF 4 6.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Havana - AAA
HAV - AAA
1990 LF 11 97.1 17 1 0 1.000 1.664 0.928 -1.04
Havana - AAA
HAV - AAA
1990 CF 7 57.0 13 2 0 1.000 2.368 0.688 -5.22
Havana - AAA
HAV - AAA
1990 RF 8 45.2 10 0 0 1.000 1.971 0.944 -0.43
Havana - AAA
HAV - AAA
1989 LF 4 31.2 7 1 0 1.000 2.274 1.037 0.19
Havana - AAA
HAV - AAA
1989 RF 41 327.1 68 5 4 0.948 2.007 1.000 -0.05
Anchorage - AAA
ANC - AAA
1988 SS 1 2.0 0 1 0 1.000 4.500 1.017 0.01
Anchorage - AAA
ANC - AAA
1988 LF 7 51.2 9 1 0 1.000 1.742 1.022 0.17
Anchorage - AAA
ANC - AAA
1988 RF 14 68.2 17 1 0 1.000 2.359 0.997 -0.05
Anchorage - AAA
ANC - AAA
1987 LF 3 15.1 3 0 0 1.000 1.761 0.706 -0.78
MV - ARL
1985 LF 4 36.2 10 1 0 1.000 2.700 1.030 0.28
MV - ARL
1985 RF 5 46.0 15 0 1 0.938 2.935 1.052 0.64
GC - ADL
1985 RF 53 451.0 118 2 0 1.000 2.395 1.048 4.92
Edmonton - ABA
EDM - ABA
1985 LF 3 27.0 8 0 0 1.000 2.667 0.893 -0.87
Edmonton - ABA
EDM - ABA
1985 RF 1 5.0 3 0 0 1.000 5.400 1.042 0.12
KCB - U24
1984 LF 4 34.0 6 2 0 1.000 2.118 0.838 -0.97
Indiana - U22
IU - U22
1984 LF 6 41.0 16 0 0 1.000 3.512 1.143 1.78
Indiana - U22
IU - U22
1984 RF 28 239.1 45 2 0 1.000 1.767 0.968 -1.39
Indiana - U22
IU - U22
1983 LF 23 200.0 42 1 1 0.977 1.935 1.023 0.89
Indiana - U22
IU - U22
1983 RF 30 236.2 53 2 0 1.000 2.092 1.067 3.15
Total SS 1 2.0 0 1 0 0.01
Total LF 130 1022.0 218 9 2 -15.80
Total CF 12 99.2 26 3 1 -8.44
Total RF 189 1444.0 335 13 5 6.46
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
Aug. 28, 1985 Pittsburgh Benjamin Gibbs
Ashley Reeve
William Biggerstaff
Mitsumori Kimoto
Mike Bower
Seattle Mike Palmer
Kyle McGovern
Dec. 6, 1986 Pittsburgh Mike Palmer
Roger Montoya
Ron Blohm
$350k
Seattle Blaine Randles
Harry Lidster
Jan. 15, 1989 Chicago Dan Ostergaard
Seattle Joseph Taylor
Jesus Chavez
Mike Palmer
Award Year / Date Team
League Champ 1986 Pittsburgh (TBC)