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Jack HowellTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1983-1999 MLB Years: 1985-1999
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect

Positions3B-938, OF-108, 1B-39, 2B-33, DH-31, SS-2Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJack Robert Howell
Height6-0Weight190BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 18,1961 [56.244]PlaceTucson,Arizona
High SchoolPalo Verde (Tucson,AZ)
CollegeUniversity of Arizona (Tucson,AZ)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1985-CAL-#6 ... 1986-CAL-#2
MLB DebutMay 20,1985 [23.275]
OrganizationsCAL [10] HOU [2] ANA [1] SDN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID13050Retrosheet IDhowej002MLBAM ID116225
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power85Contact38XBH83RBIs70Runs61Hitting61Durability45Team.522Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1983ArizonaCollegeJr3b21542074260121635107233000000.290.361.444.8059219230.316.154.280.36210.0013.041.302.6134.5031.67
1983Salem AngelsNwstA-cal-3b-2b21217623302531221171100000.395.505.6711.176511093.435.276.513.50818.2811.830.653.2325.3333.33
1984Redwood PioneersCalifA+cal-3b2213545162111215564124449535630.246.313.348.66115731509.297.102.217.2998.6418.662.160.9890.2027.93
1985Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-3b237928455106223134832525700030.373.470.6091.07917338336.435.236.423.46915.4816.961.103.8721.8535.85
1985California AngelsALMLBcal163b234313719274051811163304121.197.279.336.615469158.220.139.255.27510.1320.892.063.1627.4033.33
1986Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-3b2444156395617332811382920020.359.490.5641.0548823196.427.205.449.46219.3914.800.761.5352.0041.07
1986California AngelsALMLBcal163b2463151264114242120192803201.272.349.470.8197120175.306.198.338.36010.8616.001.472.2937.7548.78
1987California AngelsALMLBcal16of-3b25138449641101852364435711821247.245.331.461.79220746511.281.216.345.34211.1523.092.074.5019.5241.82
1988California AngelsALMLBcal163b26154500591273221663264613064288.254.323.422.74521150558.312.168.252.3308.2423.302.832.8731.2539.37
1989California AngelsALMLBcal163b27144474561081942052035212533198.228.308.411.71919543533.267.183.287.3209.7623.452.403.7523.7039.81
1990Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-3b2820751425712153071300100.333.386.533.919401083.377.200.333.4058.4315.661.862.4137.5040.00
1990California AngelsALMLBcal163b28105316357219183330466111253.228.326.370.69611728366.257.142.297.31412.5716.671.332.1939.5038.89
1991California AngelsALMLBcal162b-3b2932811117202711111100001.210.304.309.61325492.221.099.235.28711.9611.961.002.1740.5023.53
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn283b295816024333161600183301011.206.287.350.6375610179.223.144.256.28910.0618.441.833.3526.6730.30
1991Totals for MLB-MLB         9024135505182311294401012.207.293.336.6298114271.222.129.249.28910.7016.241.522.9530.1328.00
1992YakultJap CenIntl-3011338767128211388730418600000.331.395.6851.08026560428.342.354.468.4749.5820.092.108.8810.1846.88
1993YakultJap CenIntl-3112139672117151288830868300000.295.421.551.97221844482.312.256.480.42717.8417.220.975.8114.1437.61
1994YakultJap CenIntl-321053635491140205640627400000.251.360.455.81516534425.264.204.386.36014.5917.411.194.7118.1537.36
1995YomiuriJap CenIntl-33662193561100144110376600000.279.383.516.89911324256.338.237.411.39414.4525.781.785.4715.6439.34
1996Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+cal-3b34412221013003400001.167.333.500.8336215.143.333.583.35920.0026.671.336.6712.00100.00
1996California AngelsALMLBcal323b346612620344182101103000003.270.324.508.8326413136.295.238.310.3577.3522.063.005.8815.7538.24
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana323b-dh3577174254570143410133601324.259.305.540.8459421191.244.281.362.3536.8118.852.777.3312.4346.67
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou361b36243841150170041200001.289.357.500.85719642.400.211.316.3729.5228.573.002.3838.0054.55
1999Jackson GeneralsTexAAhou-1b3738231023000200000.375.3751.2501.6251038.250.875.875.6460.0025.000.0025.004.00100.00
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou361b-3b373733272011008900001.212.366.364.73012341.261.152.394.33819.5121.951.132.4433.0042.86
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter94126393456321291610833714153006261218133139.239.318.423.74111172532982.273.184.297.00010.0620.992.093.6224.4440.03
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter306106219733371172917321816121155781.314.404.494.8985251171240.367.180.345.00012.9817.021.312.3436.6235.14
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter143515108187467189173979920150.363.465.5841.04930171615.424.221.417.00015.7716.101.022.9328.6137.97
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter38231023000200000.375.3751.2501.6251038.250.875.875.0000.0025.000.0025.004.00100.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13946364113225667124479935631.244.314.352.66616333524.294.108.227.0008.9718.892.111.1577.1729.20
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter217623302531221171100000.395.505.6711.176511093.435.276.513.00018.2811.830.653.2325.3333.33
Intl Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter405136522839760210027211022630900000.291.392.558.9507611621591.311.267.440.00014.2019.421.376.2913.6540.81
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter542074260121635107233000000.290.361.444.8059219230.316.154.280.00010.0013.041.302.6134.5031.67
California Angels Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter7452234290536112158627913152575361216102832.240.320.419.7399362132529.277.179.293.00010.1621.192.093.4025.9839.74
Anaheim Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter77174254570143410133601324.259.305.540.8459421191.244.281.362.0006.8118.852.777.3312.4346.67
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter5816024333161600183301011.206.287.350.6375610179.223.144.256.00010.0618.441.833.3526.6730.30
Houston Astros Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6171618702800122100002.254.361.437.79831983.333.183.352.00014.4625.301.752.4135.5050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162454591092231958235210823257.239.318.423.74119244513.273.184.297.00010.0620.992.093.6224.4440.03
Average Minor - Per 162 games16256210417638915921148511233441.314.404.494.89827862656.367.180.345.00012.9817.021.312.3436.6235.14

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1983Salem Angels NwstA-cal213B11--618823224.7502.18------2152.415.7
1983Salem Angels NwstA-cal212B7--1314313027.9003.86------2133.310.0
1984Redwood Pioneers CalifA+cal223B135--882592123368347.9432.57------135100.097.1
1984Redwood Pioneers CalifA+cal221B2--81-1991.0004.50------1351.51.4
1985Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal233B73--671281213207195.9422.67------7992.451.4
1985Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal23SS1---2--221.0002.00------791.30.7
1985California AngelsALMLBcal233B42--3375810116108.9312.57------4397.725.9
1986Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal243B44--288487120112.9332.55------44100.031.2
1986California AngelsALMLBcal243B39--2856248684.9772.15------6361.924.1
1986California AngelsALMLBcal24OF8--101-111111.0001.38------6312.74.9
1986California AngelsALMLBcal24DH2---------------633.21.2
1987California AngelsALMLBcal25OF89--15042-156154.9871.73------13864.554.9
1987California AngelsALMLBcal253B48--3185413120116.9672.42------13834.829.6
1987California AngelsALMLBcal252B13--46121110.9090.77------1389.48.0
1988California AngelsALMLBcal263B152--962491719362345.9532.27------15498.793.8
1988California AngelsALMLBcal26OF2--1---111.0000.50------1541.31.2
1989California AngelsALMLBcal273B142--953221127428417.9742.94------14498.687.7
1989California AngelsALMLBcal27OF4--2---221.0000.50------1442.82.5
1990Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal283B13--1132114443.9773.31------2065.09.2
1990Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal281B1--111-112121.00012.00------205.00.7
1990California AngelsALMLBcal283B102--701931718280263.9392.58------10597.163.0
1990California AngelsALMLBcal281B1--2---221.0002.00------1051.00.6
1990California AngelsALMLBcal28SS1--431-87.8757.00------1051.00.6
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn293B54--339827133131.9852.43------5893.133.3
1991California AngelsALMLBcal292B12--2436246260.9685.00------3237.57.4
1991California AngelsALMLBcal293B8--417-121211.0002.63------3225.04.9
1991California AngelsALMLBcal29OF5--7---771.0001.40------3215.63.1
1991California AngelsALMLBcal291B3--182-220201.0006.67------329.41.9
1991California AngelsALMLBcal29DH1---------------323.10.6
1996Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+cal343B3--38111211.9173.67------475.02.1
1996California AngelsALMLBcal343B43--1744856961.8841.42------6665.226.7
1996California AngelsALMLBcal34DH4---------------666.12.5
1996California AngelsALMLBcal341B2--11-111211.9175.50------663.01.2
1996California AngelsALMLBcal342B1---------------661.50.6
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana353B24--1427144241.9761.71------7731.214.8
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana35DH22---------------7728.613.6
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana351B12--446245250.9624.17------7715.67.4
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou361B10--636-369691.0006.90------2441.76.2
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou363B2--15--661.0003.00------248.31.2
1999Jackson Generals TexAAhou371B3--202-222221.0007.33------3100.02.1
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou371B5--92-411111.0002.20------3713.53.1
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou373B3--13--441.0001.33------378.11.9
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37DH2---------------375.41.2
MLB Totals for 3B - 11 season(s)-   3B659--42311747010816671597.9582.42------6590.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF108--170521177175.9891.62------1080.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 6 season(s)-   1B33--14716314166163.9824.94------330.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 5 season(s)-   DH31---------------310.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B26--2842367370.9592.69------260.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--431-87.8757.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B130--1062442121371350.9432.69------1300.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--111-112121.00012.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B3--202-222221.0007.33------30.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B138--912672224380358.9422.59------1380.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--81-1991.0004.50------20.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B11--618823224.7502.18------110.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B7--1314313027.9003.86------70.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1983Salem Angels NwstA-cal21---7-11-----
1984Redwood Pioneers CalifA+cal22--2--135-----
1985Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal23----173-----
1985California AngelsALMLBcal23-----42-----
1986Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal24-----44-----
1986California AngelsALMLBcal24-----39---82
1987California AngelsALMLBcal25---13-48---89-
1988California AngelsALMLBcal26-----152---2-
1989California AngelsALMLBcal27-----142---4-
1990Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal28--1--13-----
1990California AngelsALMLBcal28--1-1102-----
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29-----54-----
1991California AngelsALMLBcal29--312-8---51
1996Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+cal34-----3-----
1996California AngelsALMLBcal34--21-43----4
1997Anaheim AngelsALMLBana35--12--24----22
1998Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36--10--2-----
1999Jackson Generals TexAAhou37--3--------
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37--5--3----2

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB2421000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs21000000001100000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.00050.0050.001.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2002Missoula OspreyPioRkMinorari40Manager763541.46112.54 
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBMLBari48Hitting Coach1626597.40127.05A.J. Hinch,Kirk Gibson
2018Burlington BeesMidwAMinorana56Manager000.000--0 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1999-11-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1997-12-09ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1997-10-30Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1996-12-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1996-11-18Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-12-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1991-10-28Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1991-07-30TradeTraded by Angels to Padres for Shawn Abner. 
1983-08-06ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Angels. 
* 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
1985California AngelsTeam Payroll2360,000-51631-370,78060,00060,000
1986California AngelsTeam Payroll2482,500-5392424386,34760,000142,500
1987California AngelsTeam Payroll2595,000-4282039344,90660,000237,500
1988California AngelsTeam Payroll26200,000-3741647392,10762,500437,500
1989California AngelsTeam Payroll27475,000-2571368++429,80262,500912,500
1990California AngelsTeam Payroll28652,500-2441666++515,727100,0001,565,000
1991San Diego PadresTeam Payroll29652,500-2881160742,231100,0002,217,500
1991California AngelsTeam Payroll29652,500-2881660742,231100,0002,217,500
1996California AngelsTeam Payroll34300,000-4172054957,870109,0002,517,500
1997Anaheim AngelsTeam Payroll35400,000-41522541,182,177150,0002,917,500
1998Houston AstrosTeam Payroll36500,000-42019531,276,192170,0003,417,500
1999Houston AstrosTeam Payroll37550,000-43618521,454,491200,0003,967,500
* 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