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Steve HoweTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-1997 MLB Years: 1980-1996
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1st Round Draft Pick
Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsP-554Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameSteven Roy Howe
Height6-1Weight180BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMarch 10,1958PlacePontiac,Michigan
Death DateApril 28,2006 [48.049]
High SchoolClarkston (Clarkston,MI)
CollegeUniversity of Michigan (Ann Arbor,MI)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (16th overall) of the 1979 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDale McReynolds
MLB DebutApril 11,1980 [22.032]
OrganizationsLAN [6] NYA [6] MIN [1] TEX [1] Awards2Awards Voting1-80
TBC Player ID13046Retrosheet IDhowes001MLBAM ID116222
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts41Walks85Hittable58SO/BB76vsPower58Hitting0Durability55Team.517Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977MichiganCollegeNCAAFrS/R19931.87131121110091.2732719018580000.997.17--1.775.693.22.750-
1978MichiganCollegeNCAASoS/R201131.74151231220098.0712519027920001.006.50--2.478.423.41.786-
1979MichiganCollegeNCAAJrS/R21721.7813112820075.2641815016460001.067.61--1.905.472.88.778-
1979San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-ST21623.1313130510095.07836331122571001.057.391.042.085.402.59.750-
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan57R/CL22792.665905900361784.2833325122391021.248.820.112.344.151.77.4382.83
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan57Rel23532.50410410025854.0511715218320001.288.500.333.005.331.78.6252.90
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan57R/CL24752.086606600411399.0872723317491001.057.880.271.544.442.88.5832.64
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan57R/CL25471.444604600331868.2551511212523010.987.210.261.576.824.33.3642.19
1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan57Rel27114.91190190014322.030171225112011.5912.270.822.054.502.20.5003.68
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin30Rel27236.1613013005019.028161317101001.8413.260.473.324.741.43.4003.42
1986San Jose BeesCalifA+--S/R28321.471486005249.04014805371000.927.35--0.926.807.40.600-
1987Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-S/R29223.48734001020.2268815141001.5011.320.442.186.102.80.500-
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex57Rel29334.31240240015131.033151528192131.319.480.572.305.462.38.5003.54
1990Salinas SpursCalifA+--S/R32012.121064002017.0198405142001.4110.06--2.657.412.80.000-
1991Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-Rel33210.0012012009518.0111008131001.065.50--4.006.501.63.667-
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya57Rel33311.68370370010348.03912917342030.957.260.191.306.334.86.7502.34
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya57Rel34302.45200200010622.097613121000.553.680.411.234.914.001.0002.69
1993Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-ST350110.1222000002.26330110002.6220.25--3.373.371.00.000-
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya57Rel35354.97510510019450.2583128710190031.3410.301.241.783.371.90.3754.80
1994Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-ST36000.0011000001.02200020001.5013.50----13.500.00--
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya57R/CL36301.804004000251540.0288827181000.886.300.451.584.052.571.0003.41
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya57Rel37634.96560560020249.0662927717281041.6912.121.293.125.141.65.6675.10
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya57Rel38016.3525025004117.01912121652111.4710.060.533.182.650.83.0004.58
1997Sioux Falls CanariesNorthernInd-Rel39111.9812012007113.285322170000.735.271.321.3211.208.50.500-
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter47413.0349704970025791603.058623920432139328172181.208.700.482.064.872.36.5340.38
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1392.4759332651177202.2182725612461386001.128.040.532.036.103.00.591-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter442.40215160010540.0431211114282001.389.360.223.056.102.00.500-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter623.0814140510096.08038331122591001.067.471.032.065.512.68.750-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter331.64241410007266.0592212010513001.058.05--1.366.955.10.500-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter111.9812012007113.285322170000.735.271.321.3211.208.50.500-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2781.804134731500264.220870530611960001.017.05--2.076.643.21.771-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter24252.3523102310014959327.23061098610741837041.168.380.272.035.012.47.490-
New York Yankees Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter18103.572290229008831226.12199990195011671111.198.680.751.984.602.32.643-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter334.31240240015131.033151528192131.319.480.572.305.462.38.500-
Minnesota Twins Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter236.1613013005019.028161317101001.8413.260.473.324.741.43.400-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings17153.031800180009333220.0213877412501196171.208.700.482.064.872.36.5310.38
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14102.4764362851188220.0197786013501496001.128.040.532.036.103.00.583-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979San Antonio DodgersTexAAlan-p21138010000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.000.1130.0012.500.000.000.000.00
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan57p225911110000000300000.091.091.091.1821011.125.000.000.0830.0027.270.000.000.000.00
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan57p23411000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.35350.0050.001.000.000.000.00
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan57p24667000000000301000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan57p25468110000001300000.125.222.125.347109.200.000.125.17911.1133.333.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter212272200000021001000.074.138.074.2122030.118.000.074.0006.6733.335.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter138010000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter138010000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter212272200000021001000.074.138.074.2122030.118.000.074.0006.6733.335.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16221220000002801000.074.138.074.2122023.118.000.074.0006.6733.335.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16210001200000001200000.125.125.125.250120100.143.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan21P13--119112120.9521.54------13100.09.9
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22P59-843201-2423.9580.390.27-----59100.036.2
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23P41-5415--661.0000.150.11-----41100.037.3
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24P66-992171-2019.9500.290.19-----66100.040.7
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan25P46-68415--19191.0000.410.28-----46100.028.4
1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P19-22-61-76.8570.320.27-----19100.011.7
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin27P13-1931--441.0000.310.21-----13100.08.0
1986San Jose Bees CalifA+-28P14--119142120.9521.43------14100.09.9
1987Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex29P7--26-1881.0001.14------7100.05.0
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex29P24-3144--881.0000.330.26-----24100.014.8
1990Salinas Spurs CalifA+-32P10---4--441.0000.40------10100.07.1
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya33P12--251287.8750.58------12100.08.3
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya33P37-4856311411.7860.300.23-----37100.022.8
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya34P20-22271-109.9000.450.41-----20100.012.3
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya35P51-502131-1615.9380.290.30-----51100.031.5
1994Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya36P1---21-32.6672.00------1100.00.7
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya36P40-4024--661.0000.150.15-----40100.035.4
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya37P56-49311-114141.0000.250.29-----56100.038.9
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya38P25-17-51165.8330.200.29-----25100.015.4
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P497-6033111493154145.9420.290.24-----4970.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P19--411131615.9380.79------190.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P14--121212422.9171.57------140.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P24--123142524.9601.00------240.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979San Antonio Dodgers TexAAlan2113----------
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2259----------
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2341----------
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2466----------
1983Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2546----------
1985Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2719----------
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin2713----------
1986San Jose Bees CalifA+-2814----------
1987Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex297----------
1987Texas RangersALMLBtex2924----------
1990Salinas Spurs CalifA+-3210----------
1991Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya3312----------
1991New York YankeesALMLBnya3337----------
1992New York YankeesALMLBnya3420----------
1993New York YankeesALMLBnya3551----------
1994Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya361----------
1994New York YankeesALMLBnya3640----------
1995New York YankeesALMLBnya3756----------
1996New York YankeesALMLBnya3825----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1981Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB23000.002002.0100200.504.500.000.009.0000.00.000
1981Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB23000.002002.0100200.504.500.000.009.0000.00.000
1981Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB23103.863017.0731401.149.000.001.295.144.000.001.000
1995New York YankeesDiv SeriesMLB370018.002001.0420004.0036.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs006.0040400003.0502002001.6715.000.000.006.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0020200002.0100002000.504.500.000.009.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs103.8630300017.0703014001.149.000.001.295.144.000.001.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB2332000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs32000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1980National League Rookie of the Year1
1982NL Pitcher of the Month (June)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1996-06-24Released by Yankees. 
1996-02-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1995-11-03Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1992-12-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1992-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-02-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1988-01-19Released by Rangers. 
1987-07-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1985-09-17Released by Twins. 
1985-08-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1985-07-03Released by Dodgers. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll2760,000-51633-370,78060,00060,000
1985Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll2760,000-51624-370,78060,00060,000
1987Texas RangersTeam Payroll2960,000-59516-344,90660,000120,000
1991New York YankeesTeam Payroll33100,000-62029-742,231100,000220,000
1992New York YankeesTeam Payroll34700,000-3131562962,245109,000920,000
1993New York YankeesTeam Payroll352,500,000-130886++968,431109,0003,420,000
1994New York YankeesTeam Payroll362,100,000-1841080++957,101109,0005,520,000
1995New York YankeesTeam Payroll372,300,000-1421285++999,520109,0007,820,000
1996New York YankeesTeam Payroll38500,000-3312363957,870109,0008,320,000
* 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