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Wade RowdonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1981-1988 MLB Years: 1984-1988
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Positions3B-555, SS-180, 2B-89, OF-27, 1B-10, DH-5Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameWade Lee Rowdon
Height6-2Weight180BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 7,1960 [57.287]PlaceRiverhead,New York
High SchoolPalmetto (Miami,FL)
CollegeStetson University (DeLand,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 8th round (188th overall) of the 1981 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 8,1984 [24.001]
OrganizationsCIN [4] CHA [2] BAL [1] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID17408Retrosheet IDrowdw001MLBAM ID121501
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed52Power75Contact44XBH76RBIs71Runs56Hitting59Durability48Team.494Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1981Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRkcha-ss2036230001002200000.500.625.5001.125308.750.000.333.52025.0025.001.000.000.000.00
1982Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-3b21126433751231981279555510143530.284.366.448.81419439500.342.164.291.36211.0020.201.842.4036.0831.71
1983Waterbury RedsEastAAcin-3b22135480621122912176634711932300.233.304.429.73320651535.265.196.300.3278.7922.242.533.9322.8645.54
1984Wichita AerosAmerAAAcin-ss-3b2314447978120304167299419554610.251.313.430.74320650535.278.179.265.3317.6617.762.322.9929.9441.67
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin56ss-3b2347020000000100000.286.286.286.572207.333.000.000.2590.0014.290.000.000.000.00
1985Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcin-3b24128457611323151978710488143350.289.359.503.86223055515.314.214.313.3769.3215.731.693.6924.0541.67
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin17,563b2459220002002100000.222.364.222.5862011.250.000.222.29218.189.090.500.000.000.00
1986Denver ZephyrsAmerAAAcin-3b-of2555180366012483751201601200.333.396.578.97410424203.329.245.378.4229.857.880.803.9422.5040.00
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin173b-ss253880920510102091711100.250.330.338.66827692.313.088.225.3059.7818.481.890.000.0030.00
1987Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-3b26132483911633581811386596710960.337.404.555.95926861552.356.218.344.40710.6912.141.143.2626.8337.42
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn183b2611312711140231000001.226.294.419.71313334.300.193.226.3108.8229.413.332.9431.0042.86
1988Rochester Red WingsILAAAbal-2b2786329418317473332165831620.252.288.392.68012928355.281.140.191.3004.5116.343.631.9747.0033.73
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal113b-of272030130000110600003.100.100.100.2003030.125.000.000.0900.0020.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter7815714346211633143511104.217.283.299.582479174.270.082.172.0008.0520.112.500.57157.0026.47
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter8092847446796173341014894336288539201434170.280.346.471.81713403083203.310.191.295.0008.9916.831.873.1528.1938.69
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter54519283075581252568333322818431713926140.289.351.486.8379372182160.312.197.294.0008.5214.681.723.1528.3539.07
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter135480621122912176634711932300.233.304.429.73320651535.265.196.300.0008.7922.242.533.9322.8645.54
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter126433751231981279555510143530.284.366.448.81419439500.342.164.291.00011.0020.201.842.4036.0831.71
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36230001002200000.500.625.5001.125308.750.000.333.00025.0025.001.000.000.000.00
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter479611245101220111911100.250.330.323.653316110.308.073.208.00010.0017.271.730.000.0025.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter11312711140231000001.226.294.419.71313334.300.193.226.0008.8229.413.332.9431.0042.86
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2030130000110600003.100.100.100.2003030.125.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162326297112423366297322208.217.283.299.5829819361.270.082.172.0008.0520.112.500.57157.0026.47
Average Minor - Per 162 games162570891593572098975810843730.280.346.471.81726862641.310.191.295.0008.9916.831.873.1528.1938.69

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1981Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha20SS2--13--441.0002.00------366.73.1
1982Appleton Foxes MidwAcha213B125--812641724362345.9532.76------12699.289.3
1983Waterbury Reds EastAAcin223B104--861641621266250.9402.40------13577.074.8
1983Waterbury Reds EastAAcin222B26--4966511120115.9584.42------13519.318.7
1983Waterbury Reds EastAAcin221B5--381124039.9757.80------1353.73.6
1984Wichita Aeros AmerAAAcin23SS99--1382301948387368.9513.72------14468.863.9
1984Wichita Aeros AmerAAAcin233B52--3765911111102.9191.96------14436.133.5
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin233B1--11--221.0002.00------425.00.6
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23SS1--24-1661.0006.00------425.00.6
1985Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin243B86--661541415234220.9402.56------12867.260.6
1985Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin24SS38--671081031185175.9464.61------12829.726.8
1985Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin242B11--1515123130.9682.73------1288.67.7
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243B4--132-64.6671.00------580.02.5
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin253B23--1738566055.9172.39------5541.816.2
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin25OF16--19-3-2219.8641.19------5529.111.3
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin25SS4--48221412.8573.00------557.32.8
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin251B2--162111918.9479.00------553.61.4
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin253B7--313211816.8892.29------3818.44.3
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25SS6--1114342825.8934.17------3815.83.7
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25OF5--2---221.0000.40------3813.23.1
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin252B3--67121413.9294.33------387.91.9
1987Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn263B118--842312319338315.9322.67------13289.485.5
1987Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26SS6--47331411.7861.83------1324.54.3
1987Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn261B3--272233129.9359.67------1322.32.2
1987Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26OF1--2---221.0002.00------1320.80.7
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn263B9--3154-2218.8182.00------1181.85.6
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal272B49--94143724244237.9714.84------8657.034.8
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal27SS24--2649598075.9383.13------8627.917.0
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal273B18--1539325754.9473.00------8620.912.8
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal273B8--513111918.9472.25------2040.05.0
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27DH5---------------2025.03.1
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27OF5--21--331.0000.60------2025.03.1
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B29--1345926758.8662.00------290.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF10--41--551.0000.50------100.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS7--1318353431.9124.43------70.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 1 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--67121413.9294.33------30.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B297--2195275453800746.9332.51------2970.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS171--2394023993680641.9433.75------1710.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B60--109158826275267.9714.45------600.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF17--21-3-2421.8751.24------170.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B5--434345047.9409.40------50.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B104--861641621266250.9402.40------1040.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B26--4966511120115.9584.42------260.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--381124039.9757.80------50.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B125--812641724362345.9532.76------1250.00.0
Rk Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--13--441.0002.00------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1981Gulf Coast White Sox GCLRkcha20----2------
1982Appleton Foxes MidwAcha21-----125-----
1983Waterbury Reds EastAAcin22--526-104-----
1984Wichita Aeros AmerAAAcin23----9952-----
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23----11-----
1985Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin24---113886-----
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24-----4-----
1986Denver Zephyrs AmerAAAcin25--2-423---16-
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25---367---5-
1987Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26--3-6118---1-
1987Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26-----9-----
1988Rochester Red Wings ILAAAbal27---492418-----
1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal27-----8---55

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1988-11-14Released by Orioles. 
1988-03-29TradeTraded by Cubs to Orioles for Tom Michno and Nick Ramirez. 
1987-02-17TradeTraded by Reds to Cubs for Guy Hoffman. 
1982-09-07TradeTraded by White Sox with Leo Garcia to Reds for Jim Kern. 
* 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
1985Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll2460,000-51632-370,78060,00060,000
1986Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll2560,000-61430-386,34760,000120,000
1987Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2660,000-59535-344,90660,000180,000
1988Baltimore OriolesTeam Payroll2772,500-5632320392,10762,500252,500
* 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