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Wilbur HowardTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1979 MLB Years: 1973-1978
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PositionsOF-388, 2B-9, C-3, DH-2Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWilbur Leon Howard
Height6-2Weight175BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 8,1949 [69.162]PlaceLowell,North Carolina
High SchoolHolbrook (Lowell,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Pilots [Team Picks] in the 19th round (441st overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 4,1973 [24.239]
OrganizationsHOU [6] MIL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13041Retrosheet IDhowaw101MLBAM ID116216
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed78Power28Contact51XBH30RBIs25Runs73Hitting40Durability45Team.487Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil28of2416393800010121001010.205.244.205.4498042.276.000.026.2014.7623.815.000.000.000.00
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26of2564111192440254551800003.216.250.306.556346116.242.090.126.2584.3115.523.601.7255.5025.00
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26of26121392621111680213211216732132.283.324.365.68914324419.340.082.189.3145.0115.993.190.000.0021.62
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26of27941912642721187572801215.220.245.293.5385610201.250.073.120.2463.4813.934.000.50191.0023.81
1977Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-281145792003323200100.200.245.244.48911249.205.044.133.2246.124.080.670.000.0022.22
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26of288718722486021311153007014.257.276.321.597608199.297.064.144.2662.5115.086.001.0193.5016.67
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26of29841481734411136252231103.230.268.291.559436158.262.061.122.2573.1613.924.400.63148.0017.65
1979Charleston CharliesILAAAhou-of308629119708102335183211300.241.284.275.559809314.267.034.089.2585.7310.191.780.000.0012.86
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter466106814926737116716025451756124617.250.283.322.605344541135.293.072.147.0003.9615.423.890.53178.0020.22
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter97336267910102667213411400.235.279.271.5509111363.258.036.095.0005.799.371.620.000.0013.92
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter97336267910102667213411400.235.279.271.5509111363.258.036.095.0005.799.371.620.000.0013.92
Houston Astros Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter450102914625937116706024431656114517.252.285.327.612336541093.294.075.152.0003.9315.103.840.55171.5020.85
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter16393800010121001010.205.244.205.4498042.276.000.026.0004.7623.815.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623715293134225219166124126.250.283.322.60512019395.293.072.147.0003.9615.423.890.53178.0020.22
Average Minor - Per 162 games162561431321720431012355722700.235.279.271.55015218606.258.036.095.0005.799.371.620.000.0013.92

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24OF11-922921-3231.9692.820.34-----1668.86.8
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24DH2---------------1612.51.2
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25OF50--653-168681.0001.36------6478.130.9
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26OF95--19471-202201.9952.12------12178.559.0
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27OF63--9624110298.9611.56------9467.038.9
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou272B2--261198.8894.00------942.11.2
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28OF62--100211103102.9901.65------8771.338.3
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou282B4--53--881.0002.00------874.62.5
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29OF38--392--41411.0001.08------8445.223.5
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29C3--41--551.0001.67-2-100.01843.61.9
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou292B1---------------841.20.6
1979Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou30OF69--154611161160.9942.32------8680.249.6
1979Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou302B2--241-76.8573.00------862.31.4
MLB Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF319-925231873548541.9871.705.88-----3190.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B7--79111716.9412.29------70.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C3--41--551.0001.67-2-100.0130.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF69--154611161160.9942.32------690.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--241-76.8573.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1973Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil24---------112
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25---------50-
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26---------95-
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27---2-----63-
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28---4-----62-
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29-3-1-----38-
1979Charleston Charlies ILAAAhou30---2-----69-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1974-03-30TradeTraded by Brewers to Astros for Larry Yount and Don Stratton. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.