|St. Louis Cardinals|
January 29, 1961 |
|Batted: Left||Threw: Left|
|May 29, 1986 for the San Francisco Giants|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 29, 1996 for the New York Yankees|
|Runs batted in||271|
Aldrete was a four-year letterman at Stanford University, where he received a Bachlor of Arts Degree in Communication . He is a member of Delta Tau Delta International Fraternity. From 1986 through 1996, Aldrete played for the San Francisco Giants (1986–88), Montreal Expos (1989–90), San Diego Padres (1991), Cleveland Indians (1991), Oakland Athletics (1993–95), California Angels (1995–96) and New York Yankees (1996). He batted and threw left-handed. Chris Berman of ESPN referred to him as Mike "Enough" Aldrete.
Since 2001, Aldrete has maintained a role in professional baseball as a coach. After three years in the minors in the Arizona Diamondbacks chain, he has been a first base coach for the Seattle Mariners (2004) and served as the hitting coach for the Diamondbacks (2005–06). Aldrete served as assistant hitting coach for the St. Louis Cardinals since 2008 and is currently the bench coach for the Cardinals.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube
- Baseball Library
- The Baseball Page
- BR Bullpen
- The ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia – Gary Gillette, Peter Gammons, Pete Palmer. Publisher: Sterling Publishing, 2005. Format: Paperback, 1824pp. Language: English. ISBN 1-4027-4771-3
|St. Louis Cardinals assistant hitting coach
|St. Louis Cardinals bench coach