Mike Bishop (baseball)
Michael David Bishop (November 5, 1958 – February 8, 2005) was a Major League Baseball catcher. Listed at 6' 2", 188 lb., Bishop batted and threw right handed. He was born in Santa Maria, California.
|Born: November 5, 1958|
Santa Maria, California
|Died: February 8, 2005 (aged 46)|
|April 16, 1983, for the New York Mets|
|Last MLB appearance|
|April 24, 1983, for the New York Mets|
The California Angels selected Bishop in the 12th round of the 1976 MLB Draft. He then signed as a free agent with the New York Mets in 1983, appearing for them in just three games in his only season in the majors, while hitting .125 (1-for-8) with a double and two runs scored.