Mike Moore played for Charles Page High School from 1979 through 1981 and was named to the All-State baseball team his senior year and was also awarded the Tulsa Metro Player of the Year and played in the 1981 Oklahoma-California Series.
Moore played collegiate baseball at Conners State College from 1981 to 1983 where he earned All-American honors and led the nation with 89 stolen bases. He also played for Southwestern Oklahoma State University. He never hit below .400 in his high school or college career.
After college, Moore played a year for the Cheena Reds in the Mexican League before pursuing a career in coaching. He started at NorthArk Community College, then coached at Weslaco (Texas), Crowder, and Sapulpa. He is currently the Head Coach at Jay High School. He has amassed a career coaching record of 479-209.