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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Wade Lee Rowdon
Stat Years
1981-1988  [mlb] 1984-1988
Height/Weight
6-2 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
3B (555) ... SS (180) ... 2B (89) ... OF (27) ... 1B (10) ... DH (5)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
Palmetto (Miami,FL)
Colleges
Stetson University (DeLand, Florida)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #8 (#188 overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1984-09-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.001)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [4] CHA [2] CHN [1] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17408 ... retro id: rowdw001 ... mlbam id: 121501
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1981Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha-20ss---136230001002200000.500.625.5001.125830.333.000.75025.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    1982Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-213b---2126433751231981279555510143530.284.366.448.81450019439.291.164.34211.0020.201.8436.12.4031.7
    1983Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-223b---3135480621122912176634711932300.233.304.429.73353520651.300.196.2658.7922.242.5322.93.9345.5
    1984Wichita AerosAmerAAAcin-23ss-3b---414447978120304167299419554610.251.313.430.74353520650.265.179.2787.6617.762.3229.92.9941.7
    1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin5623ss-3bL-S-E-P447020000000100000.286.286.286.572720.000.000.3330.0014.290.000.00.000.0
    1985Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcin-243b---5128457611323151978710488143350.289.359.503.86251523055.313.214.3149.3215.731.6924.03.6941.7
    1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17,56243bL-S-E-P559220002002100000.222.364.222.5861120.222.000.25018.189.090.500.00.000.0
    1986Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcin-253b-of---655180366012483751201601200.333.396.578.97420310424.378.245.3299.857.880.8022.53.9440.0
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17253b-ssL-S-E-P63880920510102091711100.250.330.338.66892276.225.088.3139.7818.481.890.00.0030.0
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-263b---7132483911633581811386596710960.337.404.555.95955226861.344.218.35610.6912.141.1426.83.2637.4
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn18263bL-S-E-P711312711140231000001.226.294.419.71334133.226.193.3008.8229.413.3331.02.9442.9
    1988Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-272b---886329418317473332165831620.252.288.392.68035512928.191.140.2814.5116.343.6347.01.9733.7
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11273b-ofL-S-E-P82030130000110600003.100.100.100.2003030.000.000.1250.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)7815714346211633143511104.217.283.299.582174479.172.082.2708.0520.112.50157.00.5726.5
    National League Totals (4 yrs)5812713316211622142911101.244.322.346.668144449.213.102.3069.7220.142.07127.00.6929.0
    American League Totals (1 yrs)2030130000110600003.100.100.100.2003030.000.000.1250.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals8092847446796173341014894336288539201434170.280.346.471.81732031340308.295.191.3108.9916.831.8728.23.1538.7
    Minor: Rk Totals36230001002200000.500.625.5001.125830.333.000.75025.0025.001.000.00.000.0
    Minor: A Totals126433751231981279555510143530.284.366.448.81450019439.291.164.34211.0020.201.8436.12.4031.7
    Minor: AA Totals135480621122912176634711932300.233.304.429.73353520651.300.196.2658.7922.242.5322.93.9345.5
    Minor: AAA Totals54519283075581252568333322818431713926140.289.351.486.8372160937218.294.197.3128.5214.681.7228.43.1539.1
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (3 yrs)479611245101220111911100.250.330.323.653110316.208.073.30810.0017.271.730.00.0025.0
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (1 yrs)2030130000110600003.100.100.100.2003030.000.000.1250.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (1 yrs)11312711140231000001.226.294.419.71334133.226.193.3008.8229.413.3331.02.9442.9
    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. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1981Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRk20SS200.01300441.0002.000.003.166.75
    1982Appleton FoxesMidwA213B12500.0812641724362345.9532.800.0089.399.21
    1983Waterbury RedsEastAA221B500.0381124039.9757.800.003.63.75
    1983Waterbury RedsEastAA222B2600.04966511120115.9584.400.0018.719.32
    1983Waterbury RedsEastAA223B10400.0861641621266250.9402.400.0074.877.01
    1984Wichita AerosAmerAAA233B5200.03765911111102.9192.000.0033.536.12
    1984Wichita AerosAmerAAA23SS9900.01382301948387368.9513.700.0063.968.81
    1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLB233B100.01100221.0002.000.000.625.06
    1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLB23SS100.02401661.0006.000.000.625.03
    1985Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA242B1100.01515123130.9682.700.007.78.63
    1985Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA243B8600.0661541415234220.9402.600.0060.667.21
    1985Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA24SS3800.0671081031185175.9464.600.0026.829.73
    1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLB243B400.0132064.6671.000.002.580.05
    1986Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA251B200.0162111918.9479.000.001.43.65
    1986Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA253B2300.01738566055.9172.400.0016.241.82
    1986Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA25SS400.048221412.8573.000.002.87.35
    1986Denver ZephyrsAmerAAA25OF1600.0190302219.8641.200.0011.329.18
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLB252B300.067121413.9294.300.001.97.94
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLB253B700.0313211816.8892.300.004.318.43
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25SS600.01114342825.8934.200.003.715.84
    1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25OF500.02000221.0000.400.003.113.28
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAA261B300.0272233129.9359.700.002.22.37
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAA263B11800.0842312319338315.9322.700.0085.589.41
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAA26SS600.047331411.7861.800.004.34.55
    1987Iowa CubsAmerAAA26OF100.02000221.0002.000.000.70.87
    1987Chicago CubsNLMLB263B900.0315402218.8182.000.005.681.83
    1988Rochester Red WingsILAAA272B4900.094143724244237.9714.800.0034.857.02
    1988Rochester Red WingsILAAA273B1800.01539325754.9473.000.0012.820.92
    1988Rochester Red WingsILAAA27SS2400.02649598075.9383.100.0017.027.93
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLB273B800.0513111918.9472.300.005.040.04
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLB27OF500.02100331.0000.600.003.125.012
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLB27DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.125.06
    MLB Totals - (2B)30067121413.9294.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)29001345926758.8662.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)7001318353431.9124.400.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)10004100551.0000.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)500000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (1B)500434345047.9409.400.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (2B)6000109158826275267.9714.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (3B)297002195275453800746.9332.500.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (SS)171002394023993680641.9433.700.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)1700210302421.8751.200.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (1B)500381124039.9757.800.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (2B)26004966511120115.9584.400.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (3B)10400861641621266250.9402.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)12500812641724362345.9532.800.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (SS)2001300441.0002.000.000.00.00
    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. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1981Minor-----2-----
    1982Minor----125------
    1983Minor--526104------
    1984MLB----11-----
    1984Minor----5299-----
    1985MLB----4------
    1985Minor---118638-----
    1986MLB---376---5-
    1986Minor--2-234---16-
    1987MLB----9------
    1987Minor--3-1186---1-
    1988MLB----8----55
    1988Minor---491824-----
    Totals--1089555180---275