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Mike Stanton Autograph on a 1991 Leaf (#491)
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Age 48
Birthday 2 June, 1967
Birthplace Houston, TX
Height 6' 1" (185 cm)
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Nationality American
Occupation Baseball
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William Michael Stanton (born June 2, 1967) is a former left-handed specialist relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who enjoyed success over his career, most notably with the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees. He has the record for the most holds in MLB history. Until 2010, he was the head coach of the varsity baseball club at Don Bosco Preparatory High School in Ramsey, New Jersey.

MLB Batting Statistics

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1989 ATL 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1990 ATL 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1991 ATL 74 6 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0.500 0.571 0.667
1992 ATL 65 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.500 0.500 0.500
1993 ATL 63 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1994 ATL 49 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.667 0.667 0.667
1995 ATL 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1995 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1996 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1996 TEX 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1997 NYY 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1998 NYY 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
1999 NYY 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.000
2000 NYY 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000
2001 NYY 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
2002 NYY 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
2003 NYM 49 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
2004 NYM 79 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0.500 0.500 0.500
2005 BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
2005 NYY 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
2005 WSN 30 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
2006 SFG 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
2006 WSN 53 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
2007 CIN 67 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
Career 639 24 3 8 1 0 0 3 0 1 3 - - -

MLB Fielding Statistics

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1989 ATL 20 0 24 1 2 1 0 0.750
1990 ATL 7 0 7 0 2 0 0 1.000
1991 ATL 74 0 78 6 16 0 0 1.000
1992 ATL 65 0 63 3 10 0 2 1.000
1993 ATL 63 0 52 1 9 1 1 0.909
1994 ATL 49 0 45 2 10 0 1 1.000
1995 ATL 26 0 19 0 6 2 0 0.750
1995 BOS 22 0 21 1 3 2 0 0.667
1996 BOS 59 0 56 2 7 0 0 1.000
1996 TEX 22 0 22 0 0 0 0 -
1997 NYY 64 0 66 3 6 0 0 1.000
1998 NYY 67 0 79 7 6 1 0 0.929
1999 NYY 73 1 62 2 6 1 0 0.889
2000 NYY 69 0 68 3 11 0 0 1.000
2001 NYY 76 0 80 6 10 2 1 0.889
2002 NYY 79 0 78 4 9 2 1 0.867
2003 NYM 50 0 45 2 8 3 0 0.769
2004 NYM 83 0 77 4 14 0 0 1.000
2005 BOS 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000
2005 NYY 28 0 14 0 3 0 0 1.000
2005 WSN 30 0 27 2 9 0 1 1.000
2006 SFG 26 0 23 0 3 1 0 0.750
2006 WSN 56 0 44 0 4 0 1 1.000
2007 CIN 69 0 57 2 4 2 1 0.750
Career 1178 1 - 51 159 18 9 -

MLB Pitching Statistics

Year Team W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO
1989 ATL 0-1 1.50 20 0 0 0 7 24 17 4 4 8 27
1990 ATL 0-3 18.00 7 0 0 0 2 7 16 16 14 4 7
1991 ATL 5-5 2.88 74 0 0 0 7 78 62 27 25 21 54
1992 ATL 5-4 4.10 65 0 0 0 8 63 59 32 29 20 44
1993 ATL 4-6 4.67 63 0 0 0 27 52 51 35 27 29 43
1994 ATL 3-1 3.55 49 0 0 0 3 45 41 18 18 26 35
1995 ATL 1-1 5.59 26 0 0 0 1 19 31 14 12 6 13
1995 BOS 1-0 3.00 22 0 0 0 0 21 17 9 7 8 10
1996 BOS 4-3 3.83 59 0 0 0 1 56 58 24 24 23 46
1996 TEX 0-1 3.22 22 0 0 0 0 22 20 8 8 4 14
1997 NYY 6-1 2.57 64 0 0 0 3 66 50 19 19 34 70
1998 NYY 4-1 5.47 67 0 0 0 6 79 71 51 48 26 69
1999 NYY 2-2 4.33 73 1 0 0 0 62 71 30 30 18 59
2000 NYY 2-3 4.10 69 0 0 0 0 68 68 32 31 24 75
2001 NYY 9-4 2.58 76 0 0 0 0 80 80 25 23 29 78
2002 NYY 7-1 3.00 79 0 0 0 6 78 73 29 26 28 44
2003 NYM 2-7 4.57 50 0 0 0 5 45 37 25 23 19 34
2004 NYM 2-6 3.16 83 0 0 0 0 77 70 32 27 33 58
2005 BOS 0-0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1
2005 NYY 1-2 7.07 28 0 0 0 0 14 17 11 11 6 12
2005 WSN 2-1 3.58 30 0 0 0 0 27 31 13 11 9 14
2006 SFG 4-2 3.09 26 0 0 0 8 23 23 8 8 6 18
2006 WSN 3-5 4.47 56 0 0 0 0 44 47 22 22 21 30
2007 CIN 1-3 5.93 69 0 0 0 0 57 75 39 38 18 40
Career 68-63 - 1178 1 0 0 84 - 1086 523 485 420 895

Filmography

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2001 2001 MLB All-Star Game Himself - AL Relief Pitcher, New York Yankees
2001 2001 American League Championship Series Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher
1999 1999 American League Championship Series Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher
1998 1998 American League Championship Series Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher
1993 Late Show with David Letterman Himself - At Yankees Spring Training
1992 1992 National League Championship Series Himself - Atlanta Braves Pitcher
1990 Sunday Night Baseball Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher

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