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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Richard Dalton Howser
Stat Years
1961-1968  [mlb] 1961-1968
Height/Weight
5-8 / 155
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (548) ... 2B (94) ... 3B (14)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
Death
1987-06-17 [51.034]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Palm Beach (West Palm Beach,FL)
Colleges
Florida State University (Tallahassee, Florida)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the in 1958
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1961-04-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.332)
Service Time
Organizations
CLE [4] KC1 [3] NYA [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13060 ... retro id: howsd101 ... mlbam id: 116236
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1125ssL-S-E-P1158611108171296345379923858308.280.377.362.73971922138.278.082.29312.805.290.41203.70.4222.2
    1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1126ssL-S-E-P28328653688363419238819305.238.326.350.67633710017.304.112.22511.282.370.2147.71.7825.0
    1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1127ssL-S-E-P31541480001007301010.195.313.195.5084980.171.000.21114.296.120.430.00.000.0
    1963Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1827ssL-S-E-P34916225405011093221804205.247.333.296.629190486.222.049.26911.589.470.82162.00.5315.0
    1964Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1828ssL-S-E-P416263710116323435220776392164112.256.335.319.65473520330.203.063.26710.345.310.51212.30.4118.4
    1965Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1829ssL-S-E-P5107307477282161745725110205.235.354.283.6373778711.277.048.25115.126.630.44307.00.2715.3
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle1830ss-2bL-S-E-P6671401832912424152304204.229.299.350.6491614912.214.121.2569.3214.291.5370.01.2437.5
    1967New York YankeesALMLBnya10312b-3bL-S-E-P76314918406001014251523000.268.381.309.690179466.188.041.29913.978.380.600.00.0015.0
    1968New York YankeesALMLBnya10322bL-S-E-P8851502423210301351723004.153.321.180.501190273.253.027.17318.428.950.490.00.0013.0
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)789248339861790171616510534367186135816243.248.346.318.6642937789123.246.070.26212.506.330.51155.20.5419.9
    American League Totals (9 yrs)789248339861790171616510534367186135816243.248.346.318.6642937789123.246.070.26212.506.330.51155.20.5419.9
    Cleveland Indians Totals (4 yrs)3851246191307457772481817010533410126.246.336.311.647146338759.225.065.26211.627.180.62178.00.4819.2
    Kansas City Athletics Totals (3 yrs)2569381652473799805611137496186113.263.359.351.710110532955.281.088.26912.404.430.36104.20.8122.3
    New York Yankees Totals (2 yrs)14829942638101315603246004.211.350.244.594369739.221.033.23616.268.670.530.00.0014.3
    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
    1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLB25SS15700.02994273885764726.9504.600.0097.599.41
    1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLB26SS7200.01381911337342329.9624.600.0044.486.71
    1963Cleveland IndiansALMLB27SS4400.08090915179170.9503.900.0027.289.83
    1963Kansas City AthleticsALMLB27SS1000.02123264644.9574.400.006.266.73
    1964Cleveland IndiansALMLB28SS16200.029146320100774754.9744.700.00100.0100.01
    1965Cleveland IndiansALMLB292B1700.025380863631.0003.700.0010.515.94
    1965Cleveland IndiansALMLB29SS7300.0119173733299292.9774.000.0045.168.22
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLB302B2600.02941187170.9862.700.0016.038.83
    1966Cleveland IndiansALMLB30SS2600.02454488278.9513.000.0016.038.83
    1967New York YankeesALMLB312B2200.05546115102101.9904.600.0013.634.92
    1967New York YankeesALMLB313B1200.0724233331.9392.600.007.419.04
    1967New York YankeesALMLB31SS300.02600881.0002.700.001.94.84
    1968New York YankeesALMLB322B2900.058103319164161.9825.600.0017.934.12
    1968New York YankeesALMLB323B200.02200441.0002.000.001.22.44
    1968New York YankeesALMLB32SS100.01100221.0002.000.000.61.24
    MLB Totals - (2B)9400167228550400395.9884.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)1400926233735.9462.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)5480097514289328424962403.9634.400.000.00.00
    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
    1961MLB-----157-----
    1962MLB-----72-----
    1963MLB-----54-----
    1964MLB-----162-----
    1965MLB---17-73-----
    1966MLB---26-26-----
    1967MLB---22123-----
    1968MLB---2921-----
    Totals---9414548-----