Mickey Lee Tettleton
Fruit Loops Positions: Catcher, Rightfielder and First Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: September 16, 1960 in Oklahoma City, OK
High School: Southeast HS (Oklahoma City, OK) School: Oklahoma State University (Stillwater, OK) by the Drafted Oakland Athletics in the 5th round of the 1981 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: June 30, 1984 (Age 23.288)
vs. TOR 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Exceeded rookie limits during 1985 season Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Tigers/Orioles/Rangers/Athletics 1984-1997 Final Game: July 2, 1997 (Age 36.289)
vs. COL 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
News -- April 2014
4/12 Catcher Interference: Power Hitting Catchers: After averaging 36 HR’s and 39 doubles in two short seasons in the minor leagues the Seattle Mariners have inserted Mike ... News -- February 2014
2/15 Motor City Bengals: Is the Miguel Cabrera Trade the Most Lopsided in Detroit Tigers History?:
Following the 2007 season, Detroit Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski told anyone who would listen that the Tigers had no ... News -- November 2013
11/11 The Cardboard Examiner: 1993 TOPPS FINEST: #80 MICKEY TETTLETON: THE LONG BALL FIT TETTLETON TO A T.A PASSING RESEMBLANCE TO THE MICK.DEFINING THE PLAYERSwitch-hitting catcher Mickey Tettleton ... News -- August 2013
8/1 halosdaily.com: Reasons to Watch the Angels Now that the Season is Lost: Well, we’re finally here. Albert Pujols is dismembered, the bLOLpen is back with a vengeance, and Jerry Dipoto is auctioning ... News -- July 2013
7/18 Eye On the Tigers: Miguel Cabrera and 1st Half Stats: Miguel Cabrera is following up his Triple Crown MVP season with another terrific season. He is hitting .365/.458/.674/1.132 ...
7/8 Motor City Bengals: MLB All-Star Game No Longer a Must-See Event: I recently came across a treasured book from childhood that detailed Detroit Tigers history up until 1988. I must have ... News -- June 2013
6/25 WasWatching: The Best Hitting Bad Fielding Catchers In Baseball History: Rk Player Rbat Rfield From To Age G PA R H 2B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG 1 Mike Piazza 414 -63 1992 2007 23-38 1912 7745 1048 2127 ... News -- April 2013
4/25 Birds Watcher: Orioles brace for 4 against A’s: You were expecting maybe Nolan Ryan? What the Baltimore Orioles got out of Josh Stinson‘s emergency spot start yesterday ... News -- January 2013
1/7 Southside Showdown: Julio Franco is in This Hall of Fame: Before the Hall of Fame votes go official on Wednesday I’ve got something I need to share with you all. Julio Franco is not ...
1/1 Birds Watcher: Baltimore Orioles: is there room for any more retired numbers?: Hi everyone, I’m sorry it’s been a while since I posted, but I’m back! And I have a question for you, will the ... News -- May 2012
5/10 Bus League Baseball: The Bizarro Hall of Fame: The Class of 2003: The Bizarro Hall of Fame was a series I ran on my old blog, One More Dying Quail, in 2007. It consists of players who appeared ... News -- March 2012
3/14 WasWatching: Walk It Out: It can be said that these guys walked like a man - Rk Player BA OBP G From To Age PA H HR BB SO SLG 1 Tim Spehr .198 .298 363 ... News -- February 2012
2/28 AndyPatton.net: Jorge Posada and the Hall of Fame: Earlier this offseason, amidst the moving of big names (Pujols, Wilson, Darvish, Fielder) and the scandal of others (Braun) the ... News -- December 2011
12/6 High Heat Stats: Jose Reyes - Almost as good as Dave Revering: Icon SMIThe Miami Marlins overpaid horribly for Jose Reyes. That contract might be even worse than the one the Red Sox gave to ... News -- November 2011
11/29 High Heat Stats: Highest Ratio of On-Base to Batting Average: In a recent thread, reader mcearlgrey asked about the greatest discrepancies between on-base percentage and batting average. Here ... News -- October 2011
10/9 B-R Blog: All-time Tigers/Rangers team: Here are the top players by position to play in the majors for both the Tigers and the Rangers: C: Ivan Rodriguez, Mickey Tettleton ... News -- September 2011
9/21 B-R Blog: More walks than hits (yes, another list appearance by Adam Dunn): Here are players in 2011 with at least as many walks as hits (minimum 50 plate appearances): Rk Player PA BB H Age Tm G AB R 2B ... News -- August 2011
8/21 B-R Blog: Joe Mauer and catchers splitting time in right field: The other day, Joe Mauer made his first career start (and appearance of any sort) in right field for the Twins. He did well, although ... News -- June 2011
6/22 B-R Blog: Three True Outcomes: Players with the highest fraction of HR + walks + strikeouts: Thanks to reader Doug N., I figured out how to generate this list with the PI. Here are the guys (ranked by most plate appearances) ... News -- April 2011
4/9 B-R Blog: Mickey: Quick--think of a ballplayer named Mickey. Chances are you thought of Mickey Mantle. "Mickey" is an iconic baseball name. It ranks ... News -- February 2011
2/9 B-R Blog: Fewest singles in a career: Here are the 20 players since 1901 who hit the fewest singles per plate appearance (minimum 3000 PAs) over their careers: Rk Player ... News -- December 2010
12/31 B-R Blog: Andruw Jones, Carlos Pena, and OPS+ over 100 with a low batting average: Over the last 30 seasons, only 17 players have had at least two years in which they had and OPS+ of 100 or better while batting ... News -- July 2010
7/29 B-R Blog: Bloops: A-Rod objects to Rangers’ bankruptcy plan: This is a bizarre story from ESPN:
"Alex Rodriguez filed an objection to the Rangers' bankruptcy plan Wednesday over concerns ... News -- April 2010
4/29 B-R Blog: Getting A Headstart On Whiffs: A quick list via Baseball-Reference.com's Play Index Batting Game Finder - players with 9+ games of 2+ strikeouts within their ...