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Louie MeadowsTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1980-1991 MLB Years: 1986-1990
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Drafted
Rated Prospect

PositionsOF-782, 1B-141Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMichael Ray Meadows
Height5-11Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateApril 29,1961 [57.148]PlaceMaysville,North Carolina
CollegeNorth Carolina State University (Raleigh,NC)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (43rd overall) of the 1982 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsCarl Greene
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1984-HOU-#8 ... 1985-HOU-#9
MLB DebutJuly 3,1986 [25.065]
OrganizationsHOU [9] PHI [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID15236Retrosheet IDmeadl001MLBAM ID118891
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed77Power80Contact44XBH78RBIs68Runs61Hitting54Durability52Team.500Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980NC StateCollegeFrlf-rf1932130344510152791132500000.346.406.554.9607216143.400.208.369.4269.0917.481.923.5026.0035.56
1981NC StateCollegeSolf-rf204315242499093381371900000.322.455.5591.0148518189.323.237.526.45719.5810.050.514.7616.8936.73
1982NC StateCollegeJrlf-rf2133124273893437121251800000.306.423.524.9476516149.333.218.508.42016.7812.080.722.6831.0042.11
1982Asheville TouristsSALAhou-of21662284372911041212394351120.316.425.496.92111320274.352.180.434.41114.2315.691.103.6522.8027.78
1983Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-of221123826811225149712712588051430.293.390.503.89319248450.347.210.401.39212.8917.781.382.0042.4442.86
1984Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-of-1b237025249761410644145473511470.302.408.508.91612830305.326.206.429.39815.4111.480.741.9742.0039.47
1984Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-of23652253363174836114354120100.280.380.498.87811229263.311.218.404.39113.3115.591.173.0428.1346.03
1984Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1354778213931141480259827631570.291.395.503.89824059568.319.212.417.39514.4413.380.932.4634.0742.45
1985Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-of24140476761111681467237708562750.233.335.389.72418538561.253.156.336.32312.4815.151.212.5034.0034.23
1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of258229042871481052187485311030.300.401.507.90814732340.339.207.410.39914.1215.591.102.9429.0036.78
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26of2566120000100000000.333.333.333.666206.333.000.167.3010.000.000.000.000.000.00
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of261294267011021141076268708750730.258.364.444.80818945508.298.186.392.35213.7817.131.241.9742.6040.91
1988Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of-1b27852804271169543202406811640.254.343.429.77212030328.310.175.382.33912.2020.731.701.5256.0042.25
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26of273542580123426800001.190.292.381.67316348.188.191.381.30612.5016.671.334.1721.0037.50
1989Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of2853179324492627122375113020.246.378.419.7977517220.311.173.436.36316.8223.181.382.7329.8338.64
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26of28315159003101211400100.176.189.353.54218353.171.177.176.2391.8926.4214.005.6617.0033.33
1990Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-of2948172294762418124213621010.273.359.401.7606912196.326.128.297.34610.7118.371.712.0443.0025.53
1990Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-of2925841625333186118801230.298.413.512.925439105.293.214.488.40017.147.620.442.8628.0036.00
1990Totals for AAA-AAA         73256457295736185394422240.281.378.438.81611221301.314.157.359.36412.9614.621.132.3336.5729.17
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26of291514320000002400000.143.250.143.3932016.200.000.143.20212.5025.002.000.000.000.00
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29of291514110000001200000.071.133.071.2041015.083.000.071.1086.6713.332.000.000.000.00
1990Totals for NL-NL         3028430000003600000.107.194.107.3013031.136.000.107.1569.6819.352.000.000.000.00
1991Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RedILAAAphi-of307318623399341621274031120.210.318.355.6736616218.245.145.296.30712.3918.351.481.8346.5041.03
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10212715220151364102800101.173.232.307.539396138.179.134.228.0007.2520.292.803.6225.4027.27
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter9483180523857159788950919255510627321333350.269.373.453.82614393263768.308.184.386.00013.5416.641.232.3635.7338.04
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter4951617254423784142250962526134313816180.262.365.438.8037091611915.305.176.382.00013.6317.911.312.1938.5038.06
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter205701109174331222103341110512682850.248.349.424.77329767824.271.176.358.00012.7415.291.202.6731.8638.51
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1826341171883924151154117105115628100.297.397.505.90232078755.338.208.412.00013.9115.231.101.9942.2741.49
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter662284372911041212394351120.316.425.496.92111320274.352.180.434.00014.2315.691.103.6522.8027.78
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1084061031322841897293756200000.325.430.547.97722250481.350.222.470.00015.5912.890.833.7422.5637.88
Houston Astros Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter871131421015136492600101.186.244.336.580386123.193.150.248.0007.3221.142.894.0722.6028.57
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1514110000001200000.071.133.071.2041015.083.000.071.0006.6713.332.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162202243502821106164400202.173.232.307.5396210219.179.134.228.0007.2520.292.803.6225.4027.27
Average Minor - Per 162 games16254389146271315873398710752660.269.373.453.82624656644.308.184.386.00013.5416.641.232.3635.7338.04

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1982Asheville Tourists SALAhou21OF58--87413110491.8751.57------6687.941.1
1983Daytona Astros FSLA+hou22OF92--169541178174.9781.89------11282.168.7
1984Daytona Astros FSLA+hou23OF41--7913-8380.9641.95------7058.628.5
1984Daytona Astros FSLA+hou231B26--24416218262260.99210.00------7037.118.1
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou23OF60--10963-118115.9751.92------6592.342.9
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou231B7--41--241411.0005.86------6510.85.0
1985Columbus Astros SouAAhou24OF93--165543174170.9771.83------14066.464.6
1985Columbus Astros SouAAhou241B40--34927823384376.9799.40------14028.627.8
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25OF73--12233-128125.9771.71------8289.051.0
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou251B15--81126109993.9396.20------8218.310.5
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25OF1---------------616.70.6
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26OF112--222552232227.9782.03------12986.878.9
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou261B7--303243533.9434.71------1295.44.9
1988Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27OF49--98431105102.9712.08------8557.634.3
1988Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou271B42--31724229343341.9948.12------8549.429.4
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27OF10--181--19191.0001.90------3528.66.2
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou28OF49--9653-104101.9712.06------5392.534.5
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou281B3--13--113131.0004.33------535.72.1
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28OF14--12---12121.0000.86------3145.28.6
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou281B1--1---111.0001.00------313.20.6
1990Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi29OF46--99311103102.9902.22------4895.831.5
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29OF18--23-1-2423.9581.28------2572.012.7
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29OF9--7---771.0000.78------1560.05.6
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29OF4--1---111.0000.25------1526.72.5
1991Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi30OF53--8743-9491.9681.72------7372.637.1
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF38--381--39391.0001.03------380.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 6 season(s)-   OF400--74724194790771.9761.93------4000.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B67--441391044490480.9807.16------670.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF153--2741173292285.9761.86------1530.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B47--39027825425417.9818.87------470.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF133--248671261254.9731.91------1330.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B26--24416218262260.99210.00------260.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF58--87413110491.8751.57------580.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1982Asheville Tourists SALAhou21---------58-
1983Daytona Astros FSLA+hou22---------92-
1984Daytona Astros FSLA+hou23--26------41-
1984Columbus Astros SouAAhou23--7------60-
1985Columbus Astros SouAAhou24--40------93-
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25--15------73-
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25---------1-
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26--7------112-
1988Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27--42------49-
1988Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27---------10-
1989Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou28--3------49-
1989Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28--1------14-
1990Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi29---------46-
1990Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou29---------18-
1990Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29---------9-
1990Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29---------4-
1991Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red Barons ILAAAphi30---------53-

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1990-07-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1990-06-13Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* 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
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2560,000-61434-386,34760,00060,000
1988Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2762,500-60436-392,10762,500122,500
1989Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2862,500-69135-429,80262,500185,000
1990Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll29100,000-64938-515,727100,000285,000
1990Houston AstrosTeam Payroll29100,000-64936-515,727100,000285,000
* 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