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Spike OwenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1996 MLB Years: 1983-1995
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Drafted
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsSS-1522, 3B-100, 2B-18, DH-11, 1B-4Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSpike Dee Owen
Height5-9Weight160BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateApril 19,1961 [57.215]PlaceCleburne,Texas
High SchoolCleburne (Cleburne,TX)
CollegeUniversity of Texas (Austin,TX)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 1st round (6th overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutJune 25,1983 [22.067]
OrganizationsSEA [5] MON [4] BOS [3] CAL [2] NYA [1] TEX [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID16263Retrosheet IDowens001MLBAM ID120138
RelationshipsBrother of Dave Owen
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Player Notes:   Member of the 1981 United States National Baseball team
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power38Contact86XBH45RBIs38Runs47Hitting52Durability64Team.497Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980TexasCollegeFrss1966203956035025279932200000.296.517.360.877738296.331.064.611.42331.427.430.240.000.0013.33
1981TexasCollegeSoss2071237788045041298952800000.338.527.397.924949332.383.059.549.44028.618.430.290.000.0011.25
1982TexasCollegeJrss21642177773114432395591700000.336.478.479.95710419276.352.143.571.43421.386.160.291.4554.2526.03
1982Lynn SailorsEastAAsea-ss2178241326492127188443317010.266.381.332.7138012293.304.066.290.33415.0211.260.750.34241.0018.75
1983Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAsea-ss2272256586889132227572304220.266.397.379.7769718319.286.113.395.35617.877.210.400.31256.0026.47
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea7ss22803063660113221106244425302.196.257.271.5288316340.221.075.167.2447.0612.941.830.59153.0026.67
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea7ss2315253067130188343168466339205.245.308.326.63417329590.273.081.183.2927.8010.681.370.51176.6722.31
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea7ss241183524191106637115342705205.259.322.372.69413122393.265.113.227.3138.656.870.791.5358.6724.18
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1ss251124024699226035133442172111.246.305.331.63613328446.273.085.164.2887.629.421.240.000.0028.28
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5,12ss25421262123211103117912102.183.283.238.521304147.188.055.206.24911.566.120.530.68126.0017.39
1986Totals for AL-AL         15452867122247145445151293113.231.300.309.60916332593.253.078.174.2788.608.601.000.17528.0026.23
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos7ss2613243750113177248118534319429.259.337.343.68015026504.280.084.213.30610.528.530.810.40218.5023.01
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos7ss2789257406414151801272727107.249.324.370.6949520294.261.121.222.3179.189.181.001.7051.4031.25
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon11,12ss28142437521021746413276443332511.233.349.332.68114527522.246.099.275.30014.568.430.581.1572.8326.47
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon11ss2914945355106245535867060055126.234.333.342.67515534533.257.108.267.30313.1311.260.860.9490.6032.08
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon11ss30139424391082283262642611441111.255.321.366.68715533475.288.111.200.3028.8412.841.450.63141.3330.56
1992Montreal ExposNLMLBmon11ss3112238652104163740945030046310.269.348.381.72914726446.273.112.254.33211.216.730.601.5755.1425.00
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya17ss32103334417816222032293003126.234.294.311.60510420367.251.077.168.2757.908.171.030.54167.0025.64
1994California AngelsALMLBcal173b3382268308317233728491713004.310.418.422.84011322321.323.112.272.38115.265.300.350.9389.3326.51
1995Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+cal-2b-3b34310121000002200000.200.333.300.6333112.250.100.300.30016.6716.671.000.000.0050.00
1995California AngelsALMLBcal173b-ss348221817509312832182201017.229.288.312.6006813237.251.083.170.2717.599.281.220.42218.0026.00
1996Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-ss3524000000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter154449305871211215594643982625695191567345796.246.324.341.66516823205615.265.095.215.00010.139.240.910.82107.1726.42
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter155511911341811259401510358111230.262.386.352.73818031628.291.090.341.00016.409.240.560.32255.5023.13
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter74260586889132227572304220.262.392.373.7659718323.282.111.388.00017.657.120.400.31260.0026.47
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter78241326492127188443317010.266.381.332.7138012293.304.066.290.00015.0211.260.750.34241.0018.75
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter310121000002200000.200.333.300.6333112.250.100.300.00016.6716.671.000.000.0050.00
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter201657250213181449895222476700000.324.509.412.92127136904.357.088.575.00027.327.410.270.44164.2516.90
Montreal Expos Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter55217001984207920211422218238195416185138.247.338.354.6926021201976.266.107.249.00012.049.870.821.0680.9528.57
Seattle Mariners Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter462159019038061231113638221381766269123.239.301.327.628520951769.261.088.185.0007.809.951.280.62144.5525.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter263820111200339876141097794186218.244.325.335.66027550945.260.091.215.00010.268.360.810.85102.5025.00
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter164486471332654655106739140111.274.363.372.73518135558.291.098.226.00012.016.990.580.72121.5026.32
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter103334417816222032293003126.234.294.311.60510420367.251.077.168.0007.908.171.030.54167.0025.64
Average MLB - Per 162 games16251762127236546976054274610.246.324.341.66517634589.265.095.215.00010.139.240.910.82107.1726.42
Average Minor - Per 162 games162534951401911262421610861111230.262.386.352.73818832656.291.090.341.00016.409.240.560.32255.5023.13

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea21SS76--106207940322313.9724.12------7897.454.7
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea22SS72--1112121447337323.9584.49------72100.050.7
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22SS80--1222331145366355.9704.44------80100.049.4
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23SS151--2454631786725708.9774.69------15299.393.2
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24SS117--1963611476571557.9754.76------11899.272.2
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25SS112--2093721799598581.9725.19------112100.069.1
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25SS42--7095434169165.9763.93------42100.026.1
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26SS130--1763361369525512.9753.94------13298.580.2
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27SS76--1021921034304294.9673.87------8985.446.9
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27DH7---------------897.94.3
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28SS142--2323881365633620.9794.37------142100.087.7
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29SS148--216340652562556.9893.76------14999.391.4
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30SS133--189376864573565.9864.25------13995.782.6
1992Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31SS116--188300944497488.9824.21------12295.171.6
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya32SS96--1163121444442428.9684.46------10393.259.3
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya32DH2---------------1031.91.2
1994California AngelsALMLBcal333B70--42130816180172.9562.46------8285.460.9
1994California AngelsALMLBcal33SS5--48-412121.0002.40------826.14.3
1994California AngelsALMLBcal331B4--171-118181.0004.50------824.93.5
1994California AngelsALMLBcal33DH2---------------822.41.7
1994California AngelsALMLBcal332B1--1---111.0001.00------821.20.9
1995Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+cal342B1---1--111.0001.00------333.30.7
1995Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+cal343B1---2--221.0002.00------333.30.7
1995California AngelsALMLBcal343B29--1636335552.9451.79------8235.420.0
1995California AngelsALMLBcal34SS25--2238376360.9522.40------8230.517.2
1995California AngelsALMLBcal342B16--2721-748481.0003.00------8219.511.0
1996Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex35SS1--21--331.0003.00------250.00.7
MLB Totals for SS - 13 season(s)-   SS1373--2087381413972360405901.9774.30------13730.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B99--581661119235224.9532.26------990.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B17--2821-749491.0002.88------170.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH11---------------110.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B4--171-118181.0004.50------40.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS73--1132131447340326.9594.47------730.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS76--106207940322313.9724.12------760.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Lynn Sailors EastAAsea21----76------
1983Salt Lake Gulls PCLAAAsea22----72------
1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22----80------
1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23----151------
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24----117------
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25----112------
1986Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25----42------
1987Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26----130------
1988Boston Red SoxALMLBbos27----76-----7
1989Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28----142------
1990Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29----148------
1991Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30----133------
1992Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31----116------
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya32----96-----2
1994California AngelsALMLBcal33--41570----2
1995Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+cal34---1-1-----
1995California AngelsALMLBcal34---162529-----
1996Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex35----1------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB25721590103102200000.429.478.5241.00211123.474.095.2388.708.701.000.000.0011.11
1986Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB25720260002005600000.300.440.300.7406025.429.000.25020.0024.001.200.000.000.00
1988Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB2710000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs821590103103200000.429.500.5241.02411124.474.095.28612.508.330.670.000.0011.11
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs720260002005600000.300.440.300.7406025.429.000.25020.0024.001.200.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2002Round Rock ExpressTexAAMinorhou41Hitting Coach1407565.5360.53Jackie MooreLost in Semi-Finals
2003Round Rock ExpressTexAAMinorhou42Assistant Coach1214180.33938.04Jackie Moore
2004Round Rock ExpressTexAAMinorhou43Assistant Coach1408654.614--1Jackie MooreLost in Finals
2005Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinorhou44Assistant Coach1447470.5146.53Jackie Moore
2011Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinortex50Assistant Coach1448757.604--1Bob JonesLost in Semi-Finals
2012Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinortex51Assistant Coach1446975.47911.04Bob Jones
2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAMinortex53Assistant Coach1447074.4869.54Steve Buechele
2015High Desert MavericksCalifA+Minortex54Manager1407862.557--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
2016Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex55Third Base Coach1629567.586--1Jeff BanisterLost in 1st Round (Blue Jays)
2017Hickory CrawdadsSALAMinortex56Manager1406476.45713.06 
2018Down East Wood DucksCaroA+Minortex57Manager1405981.42126.05 
* 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
1985American League Player of the Week (June 24-June 30)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1995-11-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-12-09TradeTraded by Yankees with Cash to Angels for Jose Musset. 
1992-12-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1992-10-26Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-12-08TradeTraded by Red Sox with Dan Gakeler to Expos for Luis Rivera and John Dopson. 
1986-08-19TradeTraded by Mariners with Dave Henderson to Red Sox for John Christensen, Mike Trujillo, Mike Brown, Rey Quinones and Cash. 
* 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
1985Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll24114,400-4921519370,78060,000114,400
1986Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll25255,000-3731047386,34760,000369,400
1986Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll25255,000-3732247386,34760,000369,400
1987Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll2660,000-59526-344,90660,000429,400
1988Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll27525,000-2091371++392,10762,500954,400
1989Montreal ExposTeam Payroll28565,000-2301372++429,80262,5001,519,400
1990Montreal ExposTeam Payroll29933,333-162778++515,727100,0002,452,733
1991Montreal ExposTeam Payroll30100,000-62031-742,231100,0002,552,733
1992Montreal ExposTeam Payroll311,190,001-237471++962,245109,0003,742,734
1993New York YankeesTeam Payroll322,250,000-1611282++968,431109,0005,992,734
1994California AngelsTeam Payroll331,250,000-236574++957,101109,0007,242,734
1995California AngelsTeam Payroll343,500,000-95590++999,520109,00010,742,734
* 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