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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Arthur Fowler
Stat Years
1954-1964  [mlb] 1954-1964
Height/Weight
5-11 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (362)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
2007-01-29 [84.210]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Spartanburg (Spartanburg,SC)
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1954-04-17 - Boxscore  (Age: 31.288)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [4] ANA [4] LAN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11533 ... retro id: fowla101 ... mlbam id: 114349
Relations
Brother of Jesse Fowler
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51311---12103.834029819110227.2256112972085933041.5010.120.793.363.684.431.09.545
    1954MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----311---12103.844029819110227.7256112972085933041.5010.140.793.373.684.441.09.545
    1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51322---11103.904628839182207.219896902063946011.268.580.872.734.074.161.49.524
    1955MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----321---11103.914628839182207.719896902063946011.268.600.872.744.084.171.49.524
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51333---11114.054523809221177.219192801535862001.279.680.761.774.364.662.46.500
    1956MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----331---11114.064523809221177.719192801535862001.289.700.761.784.374.672.46.500
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin51344Log - Sp - Ext - Perf306.47337101026087.211165631124452021.5411.401.132.464.626.671.881.000
    1957MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf306.50337101026087.711165631124452021.5511.461.142.484.646.711.881.000
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan45365Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.31360001736261.0703936823470101.5210.331.183.396.935.752.04.429
    1959MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----361Log - Sp - Ext - Perf345.31360001736261.0703936823470101.5210.331.183.396.935.752.04.429
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana24386Log - Sp - Ext - Perf583.645330032501189.06842361229781001.096.881.212.937.894.252.69.385
    1961MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----381Log - Sp - Ext - Perf583.645330032501189.06842361229781001.096.881.212.937.894.252.69.385
    1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana24397Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.81480001748577.0672524625381011.197.830.702.924.442.921.52.571
    1962MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----391Log - Sp - Ext - Perf432.81480001748577.0672524625381011.197.830.702.924.442.921.52.571
    1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana24408Log - Sp - Ext - Perf532.425700030571089.1702624519531001.007.050.501.915.342.622.79.625
    1963MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----401Log - Sp - Ext - Perf532.425700030571089.3702624519531001.007.070.511.925.352.632.79.625
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana24419Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0210.2940001417.08882550011.8610.292.576.436.4310.291.00.000
    1964MLB Totals: ANAbyYearMLB----411Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0210.2940001417.08882550011.8610.292.576.436.4310.291.00.000
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)54514.0336290254134272321,024.010395054589930853916191.329.130.872.714.744.441.75.514
    National League Totals (5 yrs)40354.3320087254541135761.78264043667423036513171.399.770.872.724.324.781.59.533
    American League Totals (4 yrs)14163.161623008015927262.32131019225781743021.117.310.862.685.973.472.23.467
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (4 yrs)37314.241648725437773700.77563653306620731813071.389.720.852.664.094.691.54.544
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (4 yrs)14163.161623008015927262.32131019225781743021.117.310.862.685.973.472.23.467
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)345.31360001736261.0703936823470101.5210.331.183.396.935.752.04.429
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin5131p---1406036000200919112000.100.229.100.3298260.150.000.14610.9823.172.110.00.000.0
    1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin5132p---2466061200070051307201.200.254.200.45474120.083.000.2456.7617.572.600.00.000.0
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin5133p---345481710050051115101.146.236.167.4036081.125.021.1848.3318.332.200.00.0014.3
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin5134pL-S-E-P43317130002002403000.176.263.176.4392230.118.000.2319.0918.182.000.00.000.0
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan4536pL-S-E-P53612010000000401000.083.083.083.1661310.000.000.1250.0030.770.000.00.000.0
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2438pL-S-E-P65313110000000303000.077.077.077.1541610.000.000.1000.0018.750.000.00.000.0
    1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2439pL-S-E-P74811130004001200000.273.333.273.6061230.091.000.3338.3316.672.000.00.000.0
    1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2440pL-S-E-P8579320000001502000.222.300.222.5221220.111.000.5008.3341.675.000.00.000.0
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLBana2441pL-S-E-P941000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)362231163510020002362233302.152.232.156.388292361.104.004.2037.8821.232.700.00.002.9
    National League Totals (5 yrs)200197112910016002151228302.147.233.152.385251301.112.005.1958.3720.322.430.00.003.5
    American League Totals (4 yrs)162345600040021105000.176.222.176.3984160.059.000.2614.8826.835.500.00.000.0
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (4 yrs)164185112810016002147227302.151.242.157.399238291.119.006.1998.8219.752.240.00.003.6
    Los Angeles Angels Totals (4 yrs)162345600040021105000.176.222.176.3984160.059.000.2614.8826.835.500.00.000.0
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (1 yrs)3612010000000401000.083.083.083.1661310.000.000.1250.0030.770.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1954Cincinnati RedsNLMLB31P400227.21035244745.9571.100.2026.0100.02
    1955Cincinnati RedsNLMLB32P460207.212300142421.0000.900.2029.9100.03
    1956Cincinnati RedsNLMLB33P450177.21235104847.9791.000.2729.2100.03
    1957Cincinnati RedsNLMLB34P33087.25150020201.0000.600.2321.4100.09
    1959Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB36P36061.0212101514.9330.400.2323.1100.04
    1961Los Angeles AngelsALMLB38P53089.0470011111.0000.200.1232.9100.02
    1962Los Angeles AngelsALMLB39P48077.05120017171.0000.400.2229.6100.03
    1963Los Angeles AngelsALMLB40P57089.149101413.9290.200.1535.4100.01
    1964Los Angeles AngelsALMLB41P407.01201331.0000.800.432.5100.017
    MLB Totals - (P)36201,022551575611.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1954MLB40----------
    1955MLB46----------
    1956MLB45----------
    1957MLB33----------
    1959MLB36----------
    1961MLB53----------
    1962MLB48----------
    1963MLB57----------
    1964MLB4----------
    Totals362----------