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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Alfred Edward Cowens Jr.
Stat Years
1969-1986  [mlb] 1974-1986
Height/Weight
6-2 / 200
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1477) ... DH (61) ... 3B (7)
Draft Position
of
Born Date/Place
Death
2002-03-11 [50.138]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Centennial (Compton,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Kansas City Royals in Round #75 (#1028 overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-04-06 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.164)
Service Time
Organizations
KCA [6] SEA [5] DET [2] CAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 10252 ... retro id: cowea001 ... mlbam id: 112750
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1969KingsportAppRk----17of---151180305361230000000000.294.294.372.666180679.000.078.0000.000.000.0090.01.1117.0
    1970BillingsPioRk----18of---262237456795747000000000.283.283.451.73423710721.000.168.0000.000.000.0033.92.9531.3
    1971WaterlooMidwA----19of---316485145005000000000.292.292.396.68848195.000.104.0000.000.000.000.00.0035.7
    1971San JoseCalifA+----19of---39938060108145866000000000.284.284.411.69538015627.000.127.0000.000.000.0047.52.1125.0
    1972WaterlooMidwA----20of---4831571003000000000.226.226.258.4843181.000.032.0000.000.000.000.00.0014.3
    1972San JoseCalifA+----20of---4833073686172553000000000.280.280.397.67730712224.000.117.0000.000.000.0061.41.6327.9
    1972JacksonvilleSouAA----20of---43512017242149000000000.200.200.333.533120407.000.133.0000.000.000.0030.03.3329.2
    1973JacksonvilleSouAA----21of---5135491911422571681000000000.289.289.466.75549122948.000.177.0000.000.000.0030.73.2633.8
    1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1822ofL-S-E-P6110269286571125502338121010.242.303.286.589296779.149.044.2777.7712.841.65269.00.3413.9
    1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1823ofL-S-E-P71203284491138442127283645219.277.340.402.74236713225.226.125.3007.639.811.2982.01.0927.5
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1824ofL-S-E-P8152581711542363592316265032409.265.298.341.63961619832.133.076.2844.228.121.92193.70.4920.8
    1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1825ofL-S-E-P91626069818932142311216124164815414.312.361.525.88666131869.287.213.3176.209.681.5626.43.4836.5
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1826ofL-S-E-P10132485631332485631463154611137.274.319.388.70753418837.194.114.2935.8110.111.7497.00.9427.8
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca1827ofL-S-E-P11136516691521879731084044327412.295.345.409.75456821134.196.114.3047.047.751.1057.31.5822.4
    1980California AngelsALMLBcal1828ofL-S-E-P123411911275011712122110012.227.303.294.597132356.160.067.2689.0915.911.75119.00.7622.2
    1980Detroit TigersALMLBdet1028ofL-S-E-P121084035811315354256374017446.280.339.370.70945214923.179.090.2988.198.851.0880.61.1120.4
    1981Detroit TigersALMLBdet1029ofL-S-E-P1385253276611411833223615333.261.319.348.6672848816.174.087.2977.7512.681.64253.00.3524.2
    1982Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1630ofL-S-E-P141465607215139820781174681113312.270.325.475.80061126667.295.205.2847.5313.261.7628.03.2744.4
    1983Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1631ofL-S-E-P1511035639731927351022338203013.205.255.329.58438411728.211.124.2105.999.901.6550.91.8238.4
    1984Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1632ofL-S-E-P16139524601453421578952783215218.277.312.435.74755922851.218.158.3024.8314.853.0734.92.6835.2
    1985Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1633ofL-S-E-P17122452591203251469003056104323.265.310.451.76148720451.252.186.2756.1611.501.8732.32.8742.5
    1986Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1634ofL-S-E-P18288251540061031801103.183.209.232.44187194.098.049.2313.4520.696.000.00.0026.7
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)158455347041494276681087171207438965934285328141.270.319.403.72260382230452.212.133.2886.4410.911.6951.21.7930.2
    American League Totals (14 yrs)158455347041494276681087171207438965934285328141.270.319.403.72260382230452.212.133.2886.4410.911.6951.21.7930.2
    Minor League Totals4891794289501792142294000000000.279.279.417.6961794748142.138.138.2620.000.000.0042.72.3428.3
    Minor: Rk Totals11341775120156977000000000.288.288.417.70541717430.129.129.2720.000.000.0046.32.1625.0
    Minor: A Totals247910216008000000000.266.266.342.60879276.076.076.2660.000.000.000.00.0028.6
    Minor: A+ Totals1826879619431713119000000000.282.282.405.68768727851.122.123.2690.000.000.0052.81.8926.3
    Minor: AA Totals1706111081662782090000000000.272.272.440.71261126955.169.168.2470.000.000.0030.53.2733.1
    Kansas City Royals Totals (6 yrs)8122785373784117444537480491892862513301261.282.329.404.73330421124206.201.122.2986.219.401.5161.91.4826.3
    Seattle Mariners Totals (5 yrs)5451974235504128175626631141292766316869.255.301.422.7232128834201.241.167.2706.0612.972.1435.22.6339.9
    Detroit Tigers Totals (2 yrs)19365685179267660895976212779.273.331.361.69273623739.177.088.2988.0210.331.29109.30.8221.8
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)3411911275011712122110012.227.303.294.597132356.160.067.2689.0915.911.75119.00.7622.2
    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
    1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLB223B200.0011021.5000.500.001.21.86
    1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLB22OF10200.01511322166164.9881.600.0063.092.74
    1974Kansas City RoyalsALMLB22DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.53.66
    1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLB23OF11300.0214452223218.9781.900.0069.894.23
    1975Kansas City RoyalsALMLB23DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.79
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLB24OF14800.03291353347342.9862.300.0091.497.42
    1976Kansas City RoyalsALMLB24DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.711
    1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLB25OF15900.03071461327321.9822.000.0098.198.11
    1977Kansas City RoyalsALMLB25DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.611
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB263B500.0510111615.9383.000.003.13.85
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26OF12700.02751035288285.9902.200.0078.496.22
    1978Kansas City RoyalsALMLB26DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.54
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27OF13400.0288340295291.9862.200.0082.798.53
    1979Kansas City RoyalsALMLB27DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.712
    1980Detroit TigersALMLB28OF10700.0199832210207.9861.900.0066.099.12
    1980California AngelsALMLB28OF3000.06430067671.0002.200.0018.888.210
    1980Detroit TigersALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.913
    1980California AngelsALMLB28DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.910
    1981Detroit TigersALMLB29OF8300.0166310170169.9942.000.0076.197.62
    1982Seattle MarinersALMLB30OF14500.02801441298294.9872.000.0089.599.31
    1982Seattle MarinersALMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.711
    1983Seattle MarinersALMLB31OF7000.0124721133131.9851.900.0043.263.65
    1983Seattle MarinersALMLB31DH3400.0000000.0000.000.0021.030.92
    1984Seattle MarinersALMLB32OF13000.0228830239236.9871.800.0080.293.51
    1984Seattle MarinersALMLB32DH700.0000000.0000.000.004.35.06
    1985Seattle MarinersALMLB33OF11000.01981072215208.9671.900.0067.990.23
    1985Seattle MarinersALMLB33DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.14.13
    1986Seattle MarinersALMLB34OF1900.0312103433.9711.700.0011.767.97
    1986Seattle MarinersALMLB34DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.63.612
    MLB Totals - (3B)700511211816.8892.300.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)1477002854112461930122966.9852.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)6100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
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    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
    1974MLB----2----1024
    1975MLB---------1132
    1976MLB---------1481
    1977MLB---------1591
    1978MLB----5----1272
    1979MLB---------1341
    1980MLB---------1372
    1981MLB---------83-
    1982MLB---------1451
    1983MLB---------7034
    1984MLB---------1307
    1985MLB---------1105
    1986MLB---------191
    Totals----7----147761