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Roger McDowellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1996 MLB Years: 1985-1996
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-769, OF-3Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRoger Alan Mcdowell
Height6-1Weight182BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 21,1960 [57.183]PlaceCincinnati,Ohio
High SchoolColerain (Cincinnati,OH)
CollegeBowling Green State University (Bowling Green,OH)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (59th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsBob Wellman
MLB DebutApril 11,1985 [24.111]
OrganizationsNYN [8] LAN [4] PHI [3] BAL [1] TEX [1] Awards0Awards Voting2-7
TBC Player ID15073Retrosheet IDmcdor001MLBAM ID118658
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts28Walks50Hittable47SO/BB31vsPower47Hitting18Durability87Team.531Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1981Bowling Green StateCollegeNCAASoS/R20343.15862410045.2402416014270001.187.88--2.765.321.93.429-
1982Shelby MetsSALAnyn-ST21643.2812111400071.0613426130403001.287.700.133.795.051.33.600-
1982Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-ST21202.15440210029.026127011230001.267.98--3.387.062.091.000-
1982Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0842.95161516100100.2874633141633001.277.780.093.675.631.54.6672.82
1983Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-ST2211124.86272619100172.02031119310711157001.5910.600.523.716.011.62.478-
1984Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-S/R23003.6832100007.09330180001.3611.05--1.239.828.00--
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn42R/CL24652.8362260003617127.01084340937706211.147.630.642.624.951.89.5453.40
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn42R/CL251493.0275075005222128.01074843442653331.167.520.282.954.571.55.6093.22
1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn42R/CL26754.165605600452588.2954141728323121.399.640.712.843.251.14.5834.19
1988New York MetsNLMLBnyn42R/CL27552.636206200411689.0803126131466131.258.090.103.134.651.48.5003.03
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn42Rel28153.31250250015435.0342113116153121.428.660.254.083.820.94.1673.81
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi13R/CL28331.114404400411956.245157222320001.187.150.323.495.081.45.5003.26
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi13R/CL29683.867207200602286.0924137235391121.479.590.213.654.071.11.4293.49
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi13Rel30363.20380380016359.0612821132281021.589.310.154.884.270.88.3333.86
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31Rel30632.55330330018742.0391212316221001.308.290.643.404.681.38.6673.87
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31R/CL316104.096506500391483.21034638342504111.7311.080.324.525.381.19.3753.60
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17Rel32532.25540540019268.0763217230275021.5610.060.263.973.570.90.6253.99
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17Rel33035.23320320011041.0502524322293011.7410.890.654.796.311.32.0004.34
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex31Rel34744.02640640026485.0863938534491161.419.110.533.605.191.44.6364.13
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31Rel35114.25410410011459.0693228723200021.5510.471.063.493.030.87.5005.30
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter70703.307232721004301591047.01045454385504105243711271.398.960.433.514.491.28.5000.87
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter19164.144643315200279.02991601291111318610001.479.600.353.635.971.65.543-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11124.81302829100179.22121149610721237001.5810.620.503.616.161.71.478-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter202.15440210029.026127011230001.267.98--3.387.062.091.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter643.2812111400071.0613426130403001.287.700.133.795.051.33.600-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter343.15862410045.2402416014270001.187.88--2.765.321.93.429-
New York Mets Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter33293.1328022780018984467.042418416322154228218111.238.150.422.964.381.48.532-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17193.481840184008723234.0268115911111012813141.6110.250.424.214.901.16.472-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12172.9015401540011744201.11988465589992141.428.820.223.974.411.11.414-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter744.02640640026485.0863938534491161.419.110.533.605.191.44.636-
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter114.25410410011459.0693228723200021.5510.471.063.493.030.87.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15153.301510151009033220.0219958110861108261.398.960.433.514.491.28.5000.87
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings15134.143634212200220.02351261019891468001.479.600.353.635.971.65.536-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-p2330000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn42p246219131001001702000.158.200.211.4114122.250.053.105.1904.5531.827.000.000.0033.33
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn42p257518150003001401000.278.316.278.5945020.357.000.056.2755.0020.004.000.000.000.00
1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn42p265613131000001500000.231.286.308.5944114.375.077.154.2687.1435.715.000.000.0033.33
1988New York MetsNLMLBnyn42p27639133002000500000.333.333.6671.000639.750.334.333.4340.0055.560.000.000.00100.00
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn42p28252010000000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.000.4550.000.000.000.000.000.00
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi13p28441000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1989Totals for NL-NL         693010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.3030.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi13p29722100000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi13p30382000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31p31653100000002311000.000.500.000.500007.000.000.667.35828.5742.861.500.000.000.00
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17p32542010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.4520.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan17p33321000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter5867261650060052815000.222.282.292.57421583.364.070.139.0006.0233.735.600.000.0031.25
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2816141550060032103000.246.281.328.60920567.375.082.131.0004.4831.347.000.000.0033.33
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1516110000002511000.167.444.167.61110101.000.000.333.00020.0050.002.500.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1545100000000201000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16220241002001801000.222.282.292.5746123.364.070.139.0006.0233.735.600.000.0031.25
Average Minor - Per 162 games16200000000000054000.000.000.000.0000054.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Shelby Mets SALAnyn21P12--910212119.9051.58------12100.08.6
1982Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn21P4--27--991.0002.25------4100.02.9
1983Jackson Mets TexAAnyn22P27--1945556964.9282.37------27100.019.9
1984Jackson Mets TexAAnyn23P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.2
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn24P62-1271727424844.9170.710.35-----62100.038.3
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn25P75-1281730--47471.0000.630.37-----75100.046.3
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn25OF1---------------751.30.6
1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn26P56-881017-127271.0000.480.31-----56100.034.6
1988New York MetsNLMLBnyn27P62-891119123130.9680.480.34-----6398.438.8
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28P44-56713212220.9090.450.36-----44100.027.2
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn28P25-351012122322.9570.880.63-----25100.015.4
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29P72-86123522924.8280.330.28-----72100.044.4
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30P38-59417322421.8750.550.36-----38100.023.5
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30P33-4248-112121.0000.360.29-----33100.020.4
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30OF2---------------336.11.2
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan31P65-83821323229.9060.450.35-----65100.040.1
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan32P54-681124333835.9210.650.51-----54100.033.3
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan33P32-4127--991.0000.280.22-----32100.028.1
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex34P64-85820132928.9660.440.33-----64100.044.4
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal35P41-59815122423.9580.560.39-----41100.025.3
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P723-10461182532423395371.9390.510.35-----7230.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF3---------------30.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P30--1946557065.9292.17------300.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P4--27--991.0002.25------40.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P12--910212119.9051.58------120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Shelby Mets SALAnyn2112----------
1982Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn214----------
1983Jackson Mets TexAAnyn2227----------
1984Jackson Mets TexAAnyn233----------
1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn2462----------
1986New York MetsNLMLBnyn2575--------1-
1987New York MetsNLMLBnyn2656----------
1988New York MetsNLMLBnyn2762----------
1989Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2844----------
1989New York MetsNLMLBnyn2825----------
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2972----------
1991Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3038----------
1991Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3033--------2-
1992Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3165----------
1993Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3254----------
1994Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3332----------
1995Texas RangersALMLBtex3464----------
1996Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal3541----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1986New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB25000.002007.0100300.141.290.000.003.8600.00.000
1986New York MetsWorld SeriesMLB25104.915007.11046202.2512.270.007.362.450.330.001.000
1988New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB27014.504006.0632501.339.000.003.007.502.500.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs012.08606000013.0703028000.694.850.001.385.544.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs104.9150500007.31004062002.1812.270.007.362.450.330.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986New York MetsChamp. SeriesMLB2521000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs21000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2002South Georgia WavesSALAMinorlan41Pitching Coach1387563.5433.53Scott Little
2003South Georgia WavesSALAMinorlan42Pitching Coach1366472.47118.06Dann Bilardello
2004Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAMinorlan43Pitching Coach1436776.46911.53Terry Kennedy
2005Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAMinorlan44Pitching Coach1435786.39922.54Jerry Royster
2006Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl45Pitching Coach1627983.48818.03Bobby Cox
2007Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl46Pitching Coach1628478.5195.03Bobby Cox
2008Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl47Pitching Coach1627290.44420.04Bobby Cox
2009Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl48Pitching Coach1628676.5317.03Bobby Cox
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl49Pitching Coach1629171.5626.01Bobby CoxLost in 1st Round (Giants)
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl50Pitching Coach1628973.54913.02Fredi Gonzalez
2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl51Pitching Coach1629468.5804.02Fredi GonzalezLost NL Wild-Card Game (Cardinals)
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl52Pitching Coach1629666.593--1Fredi GonzalezLost in 1st Round (Dodgers)
2014Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl53Pitching Coach1627983.48817.02Fredi Gonzalez
2015Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl54Pitching Coach1626795.41423.04Fredi Gonzalez
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBMLBatl55Pitching Coach1616893.42226.55Fredi Gonzalez
2017Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal56Pitching Coach1627587.46318.05Buck Showalter
2018Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal57Pitching Coach732152.28830.05Buck Showalter
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1997-01-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1996-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-12-18ContractSigned as Free Agent by Orioles. 
1995-11-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-04-11ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1994-10-11Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1992-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-07-31TradeTraded by Phillies to Dodgers for Braulio Castillo and Mike Hartley. 
1989-06-18TradeTraded by Mets with Tom Edens and Lenny Dykstra to Phillies for Juan Samuel. 
* 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
1985New York MetsTeam Payroll2460,000-51633-370,78060,00060,000
1986New York MetsTeam Payroll25185,000-4272140386,34760,000245,000
1987New York MetsTeam Payroll26305,000-2741461344,90660,000550,000
1988New York MetsTeam Payroll27615,000-1811175++392,10762,5001,165,000
1989Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll28762,000-173579++429,80262,5001,927,000
1989New York MetsTeam Payroll28762,000-1731379++429,80262,5001,927,000
1990Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll291,400,000-75390++515,727100,0003,327,000
1991Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll302,000,000-115884++742,231100,0005,327,000
1991Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll302,000,000-115584++742,231100,0005,327,000
1992Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll312,200,000-1421083++962,245109,0007,527,000
1993Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll321,350,000-2291275++968,431109,0008,877,000
1994Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll331,350,000-2301075++957,101109,00010,227,000
1995Texas RangersTeam Payroll34575,000-3101466999,520109,00010,802,000
1996Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll35750,000-2751769957,870109,00011,552,000
* 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