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Rick OwnbeyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1987 MLB Years: 1982-1986
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsP-154Position when DraftedpPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRichard Wayne Ownbey
Height6-3Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 20,1957 [61.181]PlaceCorona,California
High SchoolSavanna (Anaheim,CA)
CollegeSanta Ana College (Santa Ana,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets [Team Picks] in the 13th round (313rd overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates [Team Picks] in the 4th round (93rd overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-NYN-#5 ... 1984-SLN-#8
MLB DebutAugust 17,1982 [24.301]
OrganizationsNYN [4] SLN [4] KCA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16269Retrosheet IDownbr001MLBAM ID120145
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts61Walks34Hittable67SO/BB43vsPower67Hitting10Durability45Team.491Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1980Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-ST22811.8612120620092.0682419235932001.126.650.203.429.102.66.889-
1980Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-ST22101.38220000013.073227120001.084.851.384.858.311.711.000-
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0911.80141406200105.07527214421052001.116.430.343.609.002.50.900-
1981Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-ST231072.77202002200133.011049418621258001.297.440.544.208.462.02.588-
1982Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ST24873.35232304100150.01076456101121226001.466.410.606.717.301.09.533-
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn20ST24123.75880200050.0442321343280301.737.870.547.695.010.65.3334.94
1983Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST25753.63161513100104.01004742751773001.458.650.614.416.661.51.583-
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn20S/R25134.671046003034.2311918421191201.508.051.045.454.930.90.2504.98
1984Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST26664.0217170420096.075524310611113001.417.010.935.7010.371.82.500-
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40ST26034.74440000019.023131018110001.6310.890.473.795.211.38.0003.56
1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST271093.42252505000166.0154686310741226001.378.350.544.016.611.65.526-
1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST28334.4210100200059.05931291125270001.429.001.683.814.121.08.500-
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40Rel28133.8017314004042.2472018419252001.559.910.844.015.271.32.2504.15
1987Memphis ChicksSouAAkca-S/R29006.7541300214.06330310002.2513.50--6.752.250.33--
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3114.113919202070145.214575671291833501.618.900.745.585.090.91.2141.79
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter53383.28129125426821817.26863412986043069028001.367.550.664.737.591.60.582-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter34303.649190118400575.24952622334832345918001.427.740.755.057.181.42.531-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1172.76262332221150.0123554610721388001.307.380.604.328.281.92.611-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter811.8612120620092.0682419235932001.126.650.203.429.102.66.889-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter164.0921714004061.2703328527362001.5710.220.733.945.251.33.143-
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter254.1318126203084.1754239764471501.647.940.746.784.980.73.286-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings4164.1158283030100220.0217112100181361244701.618.900.745.585.090.91.2001.79
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14103.28353417210220.01859280161161868001.367.550.664.737.591.60.583-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-2222000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1981Jackson MetsTexAAnyn-p232127040000002901000.148.207.148.3554030.222.000.074.1756.6730.004.500.000.000.00
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn20p24915330001002401000.200.294.200.4943018.273.000.133.24311.1122.222.000.000.000.00
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn20p25129210000000201000.111.111.111.2221010.143.000.000.1010.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40p2654100000000202000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40p28177000000000103000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0010.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter4335640001002907000.114.162.114.2764044.154.000.057.0004.5520.454.500.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2329040000002901000.138.194.138.3324032.200.000.069.0006.2528.134.500.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2329040000002901000.138.194.138.3324032.200.000.069.0006.2528.134.500.000.000.00
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2124540001002602000.167.231.167.3984028.222.000.083.0007.1421.433.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2211100000000305000.000.000.000.0000016.000.000.000.0000.0018.750.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621322315000400834026000.114.162.114.276150166.154.000.057.0004.5520.454.500.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162204028000000146307000.138.194.138.332280225.200.000.069.0006.2528.134.500.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Jackson Mets TexAAnyn23P20--820413228.8751.40------2195.229.4
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn24P23--627333633.9171.43------23100.016.8
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn24P8-50172-108.8001.000.16-----988.94.9
1983Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln25P16--1110-121211.0001.31------16100.011.9
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn25P10-34161187.8750.700.21-----1283.36.2
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln26P17--211321613.8130.76------17100.011.0
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26P4-1911--221.0000.500.11-----580.02.5
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln27P25--715332522.8800.88------25100.017.6
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln28P10--69111615.9381.50------10100.07.0
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P17-42442-108.8000.470.19-----17100.010.6
1987Memphis Chicks SouAAkca29P4----1-1---------4100.02.8
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P39-145718513025.8330.640.17-----390.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 5 season(s)-   P91--32721010114104.9121.14------910.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24--820513328.8481.17------240.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Jackson Mets TexAAnyn2320----------
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn2423----------
1982New York MetsNLMLBnyn248----------
1983Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2516----------
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn2510----------
1984Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2617----------
1984St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln264----------
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2725----------
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln2810----------
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2817----------
1987Memphis Chicks SouAAkca294----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1983-06-15TradeTraded by Mets with Neil Allen to Cardinals for Keith Hernandez. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

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YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2860,000-61437-386,34760,00060,000
* 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