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Dwight LowryTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1990 MLB Years: 1984-1988
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Drafted

PositionsC-590, 1B-24, OF-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDwight Lowry
Height6-3Weight210BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 23,1957PlaceLumberton,North Carolina
Death DateJuly 10,1997 [39.260]
High SchoolPembroke (Pembroke,NC)
CollegeUniversity of North Carolina (Chapel Hill,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 11th round (278th overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 3,1984 [26.162]
OrganizationsDET [8] MIN [1] MON [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID14503Retrosheet IDlowrd001MLBAM ID117964
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed27Power46Contact48XBH45RBIs50Runs38Hitting45Durability38Team.527Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980North CarolinaCollegeJrc2254212417215274192161500000.340.386.528.91411224228.342.188.297.4077.026.580.943.0730.2933.33
1980Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-c224514218285001600212200300.197.295.232.527335166.228.035.183.25512.6513.251.050.000.0017.86
1981Macon PeachesSALAdet-c236723130586023262253900330.251.320.303.623708259.290.052.177.2889.6515.061.560.77115.5013.79
1981Birmingham BaronsSouAAdet-c231952382004007700010.154.254.192.44610259.178.038.173.21411.8611.861.000.000.0025.00
1981Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8628333668023662324600340.233.308.283.5918010318.269.050.177.27410.0614.471.440.63141.5015.15
1982Lakeland TigersFSLA+det-c2493278337711272801283105160.277.342.406.74811320312.290.129.227.3318.979.941.112.2439.7125.97
1983Birmingham BaronsSouAAdet-c259028842779294432323412230.267.341.406.74711720325.275.139.253.3349.8510.461.062.7732.0025.97
1984Evansville TripletsAmerAAAdet-c266117723395152820185112130.220.294.345.6396111199.279.125.237.2879.0525.632.832.5135.4028.21
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet25c26324581120270031104003.244.292.422.71419452.281.178.244.3205.7721.153.673.8522.5036.36
1985Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-c277420320377121322245123210.182.273.256.5295210234.230.074.192.24710.2621.792.130.85101.5027.03
1986Nashville SoundsAmerAAAdet-c28185751410161251401100.246.302.316.61818264.302.070.140.2817.8121.882.801.5657.0014.29
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet12c285615021464031800171943004.307.392.393.785597174.336.086.200.3609.7710.921.121.7250.0015.22
1987Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet-c294293818300310121812000.194.292.226.518213108.240.032.172.24911.1116.671.500.000.0016.67
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet12c291325052001000600000.200.200.280.4807225.263.080.080.2080.0024.000.000.000.0040.00
1988Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-c3079244336313353230204520300.258.316.398.7149721269.294.140.234.3207.4316.732.251.8648.8033.33
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin39c3077000000000200000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
1990Indianapolis IndiansAmerAAAmon-c327318723586122503193400400.310.367.385.752729210.361.075.160.3419.0516.191.790.9593.5015.52
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10822729628052600203847007.273.343.374.7178513258.310.101.189.0007.7514.731.901.9445.4020.97
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter6611952238477681033231181221134671520170.244.317.340.6576641112205.279.096.207.0009.5715.691.641.5059.1523.27
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter347961112229356151079798213681140.238.309.334.643321561084.288.096.200.0009.0419.652.171.3864.0724.45
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter109340458511294832394112240.250.327.374.70112722384.260.124.241.00010.1610.681.052.3437.7825.88
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1384205110516274401495305460.250.326.348.67414625478.269.098.212.00010.2511.091.081.4660.0023.81
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6723130586023262253900330.251.320.303.623708259.290.052.177.0009.6515.061.560.77115.5013.79
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter54212417215274192161500000.340.386.528.91411224228.342.188.297.0007.026.580.943.0730.2933.33
Detroit Tigers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10122029628052600203647007.282.352.386.7388513251.318.104.195.0007.9714.341.801.9944.0020.97
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter77000000000200000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16234144931208390030576110011.273.343.374.71712820387.310.101.189.0007.7514.731.901.9445.4020.97
Average Minor - Per 162 games1624785811717285743528524540.244.317.340.65716327540.279.096.207.0009.5715.691.641.5059.1523.27

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1980Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det22C36--1712542200196.9805.44------4580.027.1
1981Macon Peaches SALAdet23C39--2252255252247.9806.33-----66758.227.7
1981Birmingham Barons SouAAdet23C17--108113-122119.9757.00-----21989.512.1
1982Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det24C81--3505338406403.9934.98-----79387.160.9
1983Birmingham Barons SouAAdet25C84--4245164481475.9885.65-----49093.357.9
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet26C57--2404567291285.9795.00------6193.437.0
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet26C31--878-295951.0003.06-8466.7-3296.919.1
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet27C66--31845126375363.9685.50------7489.246.8
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet28C17--8751-9392.9895.41-----21894.412.0
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet281B1--41--551.0005.00------185.60.7
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet28C55--2461622264262.9924.76-301173.235698.234.0
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet281B1--21--331.0003.00------561.80.6
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet28OF1--2---221.0002.00------561.80.6
1987Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29C21--6610317976.9623.62-----14250.015.0
1987Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet291B7--413-444441.0006.29------4216.75.0
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet29C12--381--39391.0003.25-8188.9-1392.37.4
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet291B1--21--331.0003.00------137.70.6
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin30C39--1721751194189.9744.85-----67949.427.5
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin301B10--748388582.9658.20------7912.77.0
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30C5--121--13131.0002.60-4180.0-771.43.1
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon32C30--1141521131129.9854.30-----57341.120.5
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon321B4--173-120201.0005.00------735.52.7
MLB Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C103--3832624411409.9953.97-501774.631030.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2--42--661.0003.00------20.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C230--997137291611631134.9754.93-----142300.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B22--13615313154151.9816.86------220.00.0
AA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C101--5326294603594.9855.88-----61010.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C117--52178710606599.9885.12-----71170.00.0
A Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C39--2252255252247.9806.33-----6390.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1980Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det22-36---------
1981Macon Peaches SALAdet23-39---------
1981Birmingham Barons SouAAdet23-17---------
1982Lakeland Tigers FSLA+det24-81---------
1983Birmingham Barons SouAAdet25-84---------
1984Evansville Triplets AmerAAAdet26-57---------
1984Detroit TigersALMLBdet26-31---------
1985Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet27-66---------
1986Nashville Sounds AmerAAAdet28-171--------
1986Detroit TigersALMLBdet28-551------1-
1987Toledo Mud Hens ILAAAdet29-217--------
1987Detroit TigersALMLBdet29-121--------
1988Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin30-3910--------
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30-5---------
1990Indianapolis Indians AmerAAAmon32-304--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1991Fayetteville GeneralsSALAMinordet33Hitting Coach1375879.42331.56Gerry Groninger
1992Fayetteville GeneralsSALAMinordet34Hitting Coach1417467.5256.54Gerry Groninger
1993Fayetteville GeneralsSALAMinordet35Hitting Coach1417566.53210.03Mark WagnerLost in Semi-Finals
1994Fayetteville GeneralsSALAMinordet36Manager1376275.45322.56 
1995Fayetteville GeneralsSALAMinordet37Manager1418655.610--1 
1996Fayetteville GeneralsSALAMinordet38Manager1397663.5475.52 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1980Atlantic Coast Conference All-Conference (C)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1988-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1987-10-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1987-10-16Released by Tigers. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2862,500-6082614386,34760,00062,500
1987Detroit TigersTeam Payroll2960,000-59531-344,90660,000122,500
1988Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll3067,500-5802518392,10762,500190,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red