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Howie GossTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1962-1963 MLB Years: 1962-1963
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PositionsOF-189Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameHoward Wayne Goss
Born DateNovember 1,1934PlaceWewoka,Oklahoma
Death DateJuly 31,1996 [61.272]
High SchoolSouth San Francisco (South San Francisco,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1955 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
MLB DebutApril 10,1962 [27.160]
OrganizationsHOU [1] PIT [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID12042Retrosheet IDgossh101MLBAM ID114988
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed87Power75Contact20XBH71RBIs55Runs69Hitting46Durability69Team.492Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit5of27891111927602105293611002.243.306.351.657398122.342.108.216.2997.3829.514.001.6455.5029.63
1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou27of281334113786182944463112804223.209.264.328.59213529448.
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter222522561132421154984016415225.216.273.333.60617437570.
Houston Colt 45s Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1334113786182944463112804223.209.264.328.59213529448.
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter891111927602105293611002.243.306.351.657398122.342.108.216.0007.3829.514.001.6455.5029.63
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623814182181839762912014114.216.273.333.60612727416.

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27OF66--622116564.9850.97------8974.241.0
1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou28OF123--276722285283.9932.30------13392.575.9
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF189--338933350347.9911.84------1890.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1962Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27---------66-
1963Houston Colt 45sNLMLBhou28---------123-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1963-04-04TradeTraded by Pirates with Cash to Astros for Manny Mota. 
* 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.