Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Spike Dee Owen
Stat Years
1982-1996  [mlb] 1983-1995
Height/Weight
5-9 / 160
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
SS (1522) ... 3B (100) ... 2B (18) ... DH (11) ... 1B (4)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1961-04-19 in Cleburne, Texas   [59.084]
High School
Cleburne (Cleburne,TX)
Colleges
University of Texas (Austin, Texas)
Draft
Selected by the Seattle Mariners in Round #1 (#6 overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1983-06-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.067)
Service Time
Organizations
SEA [5] MON [4] BOS [3] CAL [2] NYA [1] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16263 ... retro id: owens001 ... mlbam id: 120138
Relations
Brother of Dave Owen
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power38Contact86XBH45RBIs38Runs47Hitting52Durability64Team.497Ratings Explained
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Transactions Research Application - 2012-present

Draft History

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YearRndOvlPhaseSignedTeam NamePositSourceSchoolConferenceDivisionClassRegionBonusScout(s)
198216June Regular PhaseYesSeattle MarinersSSCollegeTexas---NCAA 1---TX------
1 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Rnd Drafted Round Signed Drafted player signed with the drafting team Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league Class Player Class related to college. Fr,So,Jr,Sr,5S (5th year senior) Bonus Signing Bonus out of draft or as UDFA

Pre-2012 Transactions

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actiondateyearTeam Namenotes
1995-11-031995-Granted Free Agency.
1993-12-091993New York YankeesTraded by Yankees with Cash to Angels for Jose Musset.
1992-12-041992-Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
1992-10-261992-Granted Free Agency.
1988-12-081988Boston Red SoxTraded by Red Sox with Dan Gakeler to Expos for Luis Rivera and John Dopson.
1986-08-191986Seattle MarinersTraded by Mariners with Dave Henderson to Red Sox for John Christensen, Mike Trujillo, Mike Brown, Rey Quinones and Cash.
6 record(s)
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. Notes For Stats, displays whether Rated Prospect or any awards voting