Michael Grant Marshall
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 180 lb.
Born: January 15, 1943 in Adrian, MI
High School: Adrian HS (Adrian, MI) by the Signed Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1960.
( All Transactions) Debut: May 31, 1967 (Age 24)
vs. CLE 1.0 IP, 2 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 1 ER Teams (by GP): Expos/Dodgers/Twins/Tigers/Braves/... 1967-1981 Agents: Dick Moss [*] Final Game: October 2, 1981 (Age 38)
vs. MON 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- December 2013
12/1 Lasorda's Lair: Should The Dodgers Take A Look At Garrett Jones As A Potential Platoon Bat?: I have a somewhat unordinary idea here for a free agent acquisition. I know most Dodger fans would disagree with this, but hear ... News -- November 2013
11/29 Fantasy Baseball Crackerjacks: Fantasy Baseball 2014: Surveying the Relief Pitcher Position: If you are playing in a league with us and you haven’t begun your fantasy baseball research for 2014, you have fallen behind. ...
11/13 Mike Scioscia's Tragic Illness: Cy Kershaw, Best Pitcher In Baseball: Like you had any doubt: for the second time in three years, Clayton Kershaw is your National League Cy Young award winner. It ... News -- October 2013
10/25 halosdaily.com: Halo History: Andy Messersmith, The First Free Agent: In 1879, as professional baseball was steadily growing in po**** the owners of the eight teams of the National League were worried ...
10/19 Indians Baseball Insider: Tribe Madness: Previewing the Dunn Field Region matchups: Our tournament moves to the League Park Regional where the winner of this region draws the winner of the Dunn Field region.
10/14 Call to the Pen: When the Folks Went Crazy: The Los Angeles Dodgers and St. Louis Cardinals are two of the oldest franchises in baseball, but this year’s National League ...
10/11 James Smyth Broadcast: Los Angeles vs. St. Louis in the Postseason: The Cardinals and Dodgers will play for the National League pennant for the first time since 1985. It's the fourth playoff meeting ... News -- September 2013
9/11 The Baseball Haven: Designated Runners: Why They Make Sense: Billy Hamilton had his first official at-bats on Tuesday night in the Chicago Cubs’ victory over the Cincinnati Reds. He ...
9/9 Twinstrivia.com: According to Elias: Jose Reyes snapped a scoreless tie with his RBI double off Jared Burton in the eighth inning and he came around to score an insurance ... News -- August 2013
8/24 The Baseball Haven: Give Me More Mike Marshall: The Major League Baseball bullpen is a place that is littered with flamed out former starting pitchers, pitchers who have a niche ... News -- July 2013
7/29 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back, July 29, 1973: Expos Nip Mets Late: The Mets dropped the ball late today as Ray Sadecki fell apart in the eighth inning to hand the Expos a 6-4 victory. Mike Marshall ... News -- June 2013
6/12 Mets Merized: Take Me Out To The Brawl Game: Mets’ Greatest Hits: One of my fellow writers on MMO sent me a video link to the Ian Kennedy plunked his L.A. counterpart, Zack Greinke, with a high-and-tight ... News -- May 2013
5/22 The Cardboard Examiner: 1981 TOPPS TOMMY JOHN: ALONG WITH BABE RUTH, THE MOST FAMOUS NAME IN BASEBALL.FOR THOSE OVER 40, MAGNIFYING GLASS RECOMMENDED.THE FRONT PAGEPicked up ...
5/20 Mets Merized: Reds vs Mets: Marcum Takes The Hill, Ankiel Batting Second, Duda Cleanup: Starting Lineup Daniel Murphy 2B Rick Ankiel CF David Wright 3B Lucas Duda LF Marlon Byrd RF Ike Davis 1B John Buck C Ruben ...
5/20 New York Mets Report: Appearances Are Piling Up For Reliever Scott Rice: Lefty reliever Scott Rice tossed two scoreless innings to pick up the win against the Cubs on Sunday. It was his major league-leading ...
5/20 Mets Merized: Scott Rice Leads The Majors In Appearances: Lefty reliever Scott Rice tossed two scoreless innings to pick up the win against the Cubs on Sunday. It was his major league-leading ... News -- April 2013
4/22 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back – April 22nd, 1973: Mets Split Twin Bill with Expos: A Tale of Two Cities was the theme for the New York Mets today as they split a doubleheader with the visiting Montreal Expos, ...
4/10 StlSportsMinute.com: St. Louis Cardinals: Trevor Rosenthal is being used too much:
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3/5 James Smyth Broadcast: R.A. Dickey and Having More Wins in the Minors Than in the Majors: Earlier today, Ben Hill (@bensbiz and Ben's Biz Blog, a great follow for baseball fans, especially those who love minor league ... News -- January 2013
1/30 Venom Strikes: Some Issues with “Gibby Ball” in 2013: In the aftermath of the Justin Upton trade, we have heard alot about what type of team the Arizona Diamondbacks will field in ... News -- December 2012
12/12 MLB Dirt: Another Sip of a Bitter Cup of Coffee: In 2010, Douglas Gladstone wrote A Bitter Cup of Coffee: How MLB and the Players Association Threw 974 Retirees a Curve (ISBN: ...
12/12 MLB Dirt: Another Sip of a Butter Cup of Coffee: In 2010, Douglas Gladstone wrote A Bitter Cup of Coffee: How MLB and the Players Association Threw 974 Retirees a Curve (ISBN: ... News -- February 2012
2/12 High Heat Stats: The best relief career you never hear about: Who were the top relievers of the 1970s? If you ask the average fan, you’d likely hear Rollie Fingers, Sparky Lyle, Goose ...
2/6 High Heat Stats: Why there’s no more Fireman of the Year Award: Last season, Baltimore closer Kevin Gregg turned in a season unique in the annals of relief pitching: With 22 saves and 48 games ... News -- January 2012
1/30 PaulLebowitz.com: Leyland’s “Principled” Charade: It’s best to take what a manager says in January and pretty much ignore it. Because of that, when Jim Leyland insists that Miguel ... News -- November 2011
11/24 High Heat Stats: All-time turkeys (The worst individual seasons in baseball history): Whether or not you're celebrating Thanksgiving today, here's a little turkey for you--some of the worst performances in baseball ...
11/10 PaulLebowitz.com: The Phillies And Ryan Madson—Leaks And Lies And Baseball: Much like the Keith Law-Michael Lewis dustup over Law’s negative review of Moneyball (which was somewhat embarrassing for ... News -- October 2011
10/30 B-R Blog: Pitching In 5+ Games Within Single World Series: We had five guys join the club in this past World Series - Rk Player Year #Matching W L W-L% ERA GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB ... News -- August 2011
8/25 B-R Blog: Mike Flanagan (1951-2011): Such sad news with the sudden passing of Mike Flanagan. I'll leave the formal obituaries to others and just say that I'm sorry ... News -- April 2011
4/14 The Captain's Blog: Lobbing Hand Grenades: Feliciano’s Arm Goes Limp, but Cashman Continues to Throw His Words Around: Pedro Feliciano didn’t make this much news when he was almost literally pitching every day for the Mets, but in his short tenure ... News -- March 2011
3/3 B-R Blog: Relief Appearances Of 3+ IP In Postseason Deciding Games: How many players, from 1903 to 2010, have come into a post-season deciding game out of the bullpen and thrown 3 innings or more? ... News -- February 2011
2/27 PaulLebowitz.com: The Blame Refrain: When the news of Adam Wainwright‘s Tommy John surgery diagnosis spread across the web, the reactions were widespread and ... News -- January 2011
1/15 Mets360.com: Mets Short-Term All-Stars: Recently at BTF we were discussing all-star teams for franchises made up of guys who made their marks elsewhere but who had a ... News -- September 2010
9/4 PaulLebowitz.com: Pick A Side: Clean it up or don't----and know the consequences either way: Reading the Wall Street Journal this morning, I came across ... News -- August 2010
8/13 B-R Blog: POLL: Is Mariano Rivera the greatest pitcher in baseball history?: Mariano Rivera is 40 years old, still pitching extremely well, and is first in baseball history in ERA+. Among active pitchers, ... News -- July 2010
7/16 B-R Blog: Sparky Lyle, Lost Saves, Awards Voting and Semantics: Yesterday, Neil discussed the strange definition of the save rule in 1974. One of the major differences between saves in that ... News -- May 2010
5/9 B-R Blog: Winning in Relief: Tyler Clippard won his 6th game in relief for the Nationals today. Clippard becomes the 6th pitcher in the current PI years (1920-1939,1952-2010) ...