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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Arthur Henry Howe Jr.
Stat Years
1971-1985  [mlb] 1974-1985
Height/Weight
6-2 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (400) ... 2B (284) ... 1B (130) ... SS (26)
Draft Position
3B-2B
Born Date/Place
High School
Shaler Area (Glenshaw,PA)
Colleges
University of Wyoming (Laramie, Wyoming)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1971
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-07-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.207)
Service Time
Organizations
HOU [7] PIT [2] SLN [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13043 ... retro id: howea001 ... mlbam id: 116218
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1971SalemCaroA+----243b-2b---1114382771332771279110827400000.348.463.5501.01346421046.000.202.00017.6715.950.9031.82.5934.6
    1972CharlestonILAAA----253b-2b---21093656899213145380636900000.271.379.460.83942816838.000.189.00014.7216.121.1026.13.2738.4
    1973CharlestonILAAA----263b-2b---3119372508520184460547000000.228.326.352.67842613129.000.124.00012.6816.431.3046.51.8834.1
    1974CharlestonILAAA----273b-2b---460207267017483640312700000.338.424.575.99923811929.000.237.00013.0311.340.8725.93.3641.4
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14273bL-S-E-P42974101841150091300101.243.321.365.68684276.243.122.27910.7115.481.4474.01.1933.3
    1975CharlestonILAAA----283b-2b---511424151303002400000.357.386.524.91044224.000.167.0004.559.092.000.00.0026.7
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit14283bL-S-E-P56314613259011010151501035.171.248.253.5011623710.192.082.1859.269.261.00146.00.6240.0
    1976MemphisILAAA----293b-2b---6742595092213125910343100000.355.430.5981.02829315536.000.243.00011.6010.580.9121.64.1039.1
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou18293bL-S-E-P62129041000006600011.138.286.172.4583551.241.034.17417.1417.141.000.00.0025.0
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou18302bL-S-E-P712541344109237858014160522610.264.336.412.74846317038.245.148.2918.8612.961.4651.61.7334.9
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou18312bL-S-E-P811942046123333755233441115313.293.343.436.77946118343.221.143.3087.388.891.2160.01.5235.0
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou18322b-3bL-S-E-P9118355328815263331363712457.248.316.352.66839812523.211.104.2599.059.301.0359.21.5126.1
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou18331bL-S-E-P101103213491125104610342914469.283.350.445.79536414327.271.162.2839.347.970.8532.12.7529.7
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou18343bL-S-E-P111033614310722433613412301378.296.365.404.76940614629.216.108.30810.105.670.56120.30.7427.1
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLBhou18353bL-S-E-P1211036529871515382041451431510.238.315.326.64141411921.205.088.2589.9010.871.1073.01.2124.1
    1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7373bL-S-E-P138913917305021202181801316.216.300.295.595161417.194.079.23011.1811.181.0069.51.2423.3
    1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln7383b-1bL-S-E-P1443000000000000000.000.000.000.000300.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)891262626868213923432931010275287916254770.260.329.379.7082951996205.224.119.2759.329.731.0461.11.4630.1
    National League Totals (11 yrs)891262626868213923432931010275287916254770.260.329.379.7082951996205.224.119.2759.329.731.0461.11.4630.1
    Minor League Totals4871627275494107215427430026627500000.304.401.495.8961893805182.373.191.33914.0514.531.0330.12.8536.8
    Minor: A+ Totals114382771332771279110827400000.348.463.5501.01346421046.445.202.40917.6715.950.9031.82.5934.6
    Minor: AAA Totals373124519836180144219519018420100000.290.381.478.8591429595136.351.188.31812.8814.071.0929.62.9437.7
    Houston Astros Totals (7 yrs)7062264228609121223926698233241914214358.269.337.394.7312541891182.228.125.2849.179.481.0358.01.5329.9
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (2 yrs)9314217305021202181801316.211.294.289.583164417.190.078.22410.9810.981.0071.01.2223.3
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (2 yrs)92220234313121510242801136.195.273.291.5642466416.209.096.2159.7611.381.17110.00.8137.2
    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
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB273B2000.01148486359.9373.000.0012.369.02
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27SS200.00100111.0000.500.001.26.95
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB283B4200.0178974113106.9382.500.0026.166.72
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB28SS300.02000221.0000.700.001.94.85
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLB292B200.01702881.0004.000.001.29.56
    1976Houston AstrosNLMLB293B800.069111615.9381.900.004.938.14
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLB302B9600.0192279749478471.9854.900.0059.376.81
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLB303B1900.01637115453.9812.800.0011.715.22
    1977Houston AstrosNLMLB30SS1100.05170222221.0002.000.006.88.85
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLB311B100.0601076.8576.000.000.60.86
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLB312B10700.02242891251525513.9774.800.0066.089.91
    1978Houston AstrosNLMLB313B1100.010130023231.0002.100.006.89.22
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLB321B300.01530318181.0006.000.001.92.55
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLB322B6800.0126188333317314.9914.600.0042.057.62
    1979Houston AstrosNLMLB323B5900.0477046121117.9672.000.0036.450.02
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLB331B7700.058049947638629.9868.200.0047.270.01
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLB332B300.00400441.0001.300.001.82.73
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLB333B2500.01127133938.9741.500.0015.322.72
    1980Houston AstrosNLMLB33SS500.0760213131.0002.600.003.14.54
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLB341B200.01500315151.0007.500.001.81.97
    1981Houston AstrosNLMLB343B9800.052206916267258.9662.600.0089.195.11
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB351B3500.029121134313312.9978.900.0021.631.82
    1982Houston AstrosNLMLB353B7200.053153613212206.9722.900.0044.465.51
    1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB371B1100.0452164847.9794.300.006.812.44
    1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB372B800.03402771.0000.900.004.99.03
    1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB373B4500.02370269593.9792.100.0027.850.63
    1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB37SS500.00400441.0000.800.003.15.65
    1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB381B100.04001441.0004.000.000.625.05
    1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB383B100.01100221.0002.000.000.625.05
    MLB Totals - (1B)1300095675129410431031.9887.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (2B)284005467712213713391317.9844.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)4000024772335581005970.9652.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)260014280442421.0001.600.000.00.00
    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
    1974MLB----202-----
    1975MLB----423-----
    1976MLB---28------
    1977MLB---961911-----
    1978MLB--110711------
    1979MLB--36859------
    1980MLB--773255-----
    1981MLB--2-98------
    1982MLB--35-72------
    1984MLB--118455-----
    1985MLB--1-1------
    Totals--13028440026-----