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Larry OwenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1988 MLB Years: 1981-1988
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PositionsC-928, SS-1, P-1, 3B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLawrence Thomas Owen
Height5-11Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 31,1955 [62.327]PlaceCleveland,Ohio
High SchoolTecumseh (New Carlisle,OH)
CollegeBowling Green State University (Bowling Green,OH)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 17th round (420th overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the California Angels [Team Picks] in the 18th round (414th overall) of the 1976 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsChuck Harmon
MLB DebutAugust 14,1981 [26.075]
OrganizationsATL [10] KCA [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID16260Retrosheet IDowenl001MLBAM ID120136
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed22Power59Contact45XBH61RBIs47Runs31Hitting29Durability43Team.526Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Bowling Green StateCollegeSrc22531644357521451104312500000.348.451.6591.11010821195.344.311.537.47815.9012.820.817.1811.7136.84
1977Greenwood BravesWcarAatl-226117026489232410343511100.282.403.412.8157014207.338.130.335.37116.4316.911.031.4556.6729.17
1978Savannah BravesSouAAatl-c23112364357891114512334918600.214.277.335.61212221412.216.121.209.2818.0111.891.482.6733.0926.92
1978Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c2314402101003003612000.250.318.275.59311146.294.025.100.2826.5213.042.000.000.0010.00
1978Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12640437881011148123655210600.218.281.329.61013322458.224.111.198.2817.8612.011.532.4036.7325.00
1979Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c2411035832707372903296412100.196.257.291.54810417391.219.095.168.2527.4216.372.211.7951.1424.29
1980Savannah BravesSouAAatl-c257622827488162020413113000.211.333.333.6667615273.220.122.311.31315.0211.360.762.2038.0031.25
1981Savannah BravesSouAAatl-c269027930648352300244212200.229.291.333.6249316308.252.104.190.2897.7913.641.751.6255.8025.00
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl12c261316000000001400000.000.059.000.0590017.000.000.063.0425.8823.534.000.000.000.00
1982Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c275817821375052610203815100.208.290.320.6105710205.235.112.230.2829.7618.541.902.4435.6027.03
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24c2723111000000100000.333.333.6671.000213.500.334.333.4310.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
1983Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c28512450112002200000.417.500.8331.33310214.444.416.583.56414.2914.291.007.1412.0040.00
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24c281717020001010200000.118.118.118.2362017.133.000-.059.1070.0011.760.000.000.000.00
1984Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c2994314337613074520324406320.242.309.350.65911020355.259.108.217.2999.0112.391.381.9744.8626.32
1985Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c3083247215715053231453922410.231.349.352.7018720300.251.121.312.32215.0013.000.871.6749.4035.09
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl8c302671717302120081702132.239.313.366.67926582.283.127.239.2919.7620.732.132.4435.5029.41
1986Richmond BravesILAAAatl-c3198265325213032132444906020.196.311.279.5907416315.230.083.253.27713.9715.561.110.9588.3330.77
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24c327616417316051400165107105.189.260.317.5775211188.239.128.226.2598.5127.133.192.6632.8035.48
1988Omaha RoyalsAmerAAAkca15c3362196354210093013315124100.214.326.403.7297919234.241.189.337.33213.2521.791.653.8521.7845.24
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca24c33378151710130092322000.210.304.259.56321294.281.049.160.2709.5724.472.561.0681.0011.76
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1713523068110830013498211237.193.267.293.56010319401.242.100.193.0008.4824.442.882.0044.0027.94
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter8632651298587981162300141133845011411950.221.310.337.6478931713060.243.116.244.00011.0514.711.332.0342.7629.13
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter5241610180349644371881092062937271050.217.307.330.6375321051860.242.113.242.00011.0815.751.421.9943.5130.09
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2788719219025522883298122313800.218.297.334.63129152993.229.116.230.0009.8712.291.242.2239.5927.37
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6117026489232410343511100.282.403.412.8157014207.338.130.335.00016.4316.911.031.4556.6729.17
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter531644357521451104312500000.348.451.6591.11010821195.344.311.537.00015.9012.820.817.1811.7136.84
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11324522487061700257429105.196.275.298.5737313282.253.102.204.0008.8726.242.962.1340.8327.08
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter58107820402130192402132.187.248.280.528306119.220.093.168.0007.5620.172.671.6853.5030.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623332864100828013293210237.193.267.293.5609818380.242.100.193.0008.4824.442.882.0044.0027.94
Average Minor - Per 162 games16249856110182125632638428410.221.310.337.64716832574.243.116.244.00011.0514.711.332.0342.7629.13

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Savannah Braves SouAAatl23C111--54589257659634.9625.71-----811299.177.1
1978Savannah Braves SouAAatl23SS1--1---111.0001.00------1120.90.7
1978Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23C12--599627468.9195.67------1485.78.6
1979Richmond Braves ILAAAatl24C110--61573139701688.9816.25-----15110100.078.6
1980Savannah Braves SouAAatl25C51--3044376354347.9806.80------7667.135.4
1980Savannah Braves SouAAatl253B1---1--111.0001.00------761.30.7
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl26C85--45077236550527.9586.20-----119094.460.7
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl26P1--61--771.0007.00------901.10.7
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26C10--234122827.9642.70-7187.5-1376.99.4
1982Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27C56--2653765308302.9815.39-----55896.640.3
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27C2--21--331.0001.50-1150.0-2100.01.2
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl28C5--20---20201.0004.00------5100.03.6
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28C16--302113332.9702.00-4-100.0-1794.19.9
1984Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29C93--57262148648634.9786.82-----49498.966.9
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl30C81--43665126513501.9776.19------8397.657.9
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30C25--1291151145140.9665.60-24680.012696.215.4
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl31C97--511691311593580.9785.98-----59899.069.3
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32C75--3703874415408.9835.44-362757.157698.746.3
1988Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca33C62--3494867403397.9856.40-----262100.043.7
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33C37--1681321183181.9894.89-15865.2137100.023.0
MLB Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C165--72269169807791.9804.79-874366.971650.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 8 season(s)-   C516--2827363704832603190.9796.18-----315160.00.0
AA Totals for C - 3 season(s)-   C247--1299209551915631508.9656.11-----192470.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1--61--771.0007.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Savannah Braves SouAAatl23-111--1------
1978Richmond Braves ILAAAatl23-12---------
1979Richmond Braves ILAAAatl24-110---------
1980Savannah Braves SouAAatl25-51---1-----
1981Savannah Braves SouAAatl26185---------
1981Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26-10---------
1982Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27-56---------
1982Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27-2---------
1983Richmond Braves ILAAAatl28-5---------
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl28-16---------
1984Richmond Braves ILAAAatl29-93---------
1985Richmond Braves ILAAAatl30-81---------
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl30-25---------
1986Richmond Braves ILAAAatl31-97---------
1987Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca32-75---------
1988Omaha Royals AmerAAAkca33-62---------
1988Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca33-37---------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1987-03-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Royals. 
1986-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1985Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll3060,000-51625-370,78060,00060,000
1987Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll32100,000-4081841344,90660,000160,000
1988Kansas City RoyalsTeam Payroll3362,500-60438-392,10762,500222,500
* 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