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Rob BowenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1999-2008 MLB Years: 2003-2008
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Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect

PositionsC-611, 1B-3, DH-2Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRobert McClure Bowen
Height6-2Weight211BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 24,1981 [37.088]PlaceBedford,Texas
High SchoolHomestead (Fort Wayne,IN)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 2nd round (56th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$605,000Signing ScoutsBill MilosService Time2.102 (2007)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2001-MIN-#7 ... 2002-MIN-#8
MLB DebutSeptember 1,2003 [22.189]
OrganizationsMIN [7] OAK [2] SDN [2] CHN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID4640Retrosheet IDbower002MLBAM ID425468
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed29Power66Contact29XBH66RBIs55Runs45Hitting38Durability41Team.530Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1999Gulf Coast TwinsGCLRkmin-c18297710204001122201501300.260.400.312.712244101.308.052.312.33919.8014.850.750.000.0020.00
2000Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin-c19217317213041900111800000.288.381.493.87436784.333.205.356.38213.1021.431.644.7618.2533.33
2001Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAmin24c20106385479818218704037112223211.255.321.452.77317438429.310.197.304.3318.6226.113.034.2021.3938.78
2002Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAmin-c21521141000002400000.190.261.238.4995123.235.048.143.2328.7017.392.000.000.0025.00
2002Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min18c2110034252631211049103869525012.184.272.313.58510723392.198.129.243.2649.6917.601.822.5534.2036.51
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         10536353671311049104073525012.185.271.309.58011224415.200.124.237.2629.6417.591.832.4136.3035.82
2003New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin24c2242134174113011600132421000.306.376.425.8015714150.367.119.216.3558.6716.001.850.67134.0034.15
2003Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-c223010514277061700112510013.257.333.495.8285213117.284.238.343.3549.4021.372.275.1317.5048.15
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         72239316820073300244931013.285.357.456.81310927267.333.171.272.3558.9918.352.042.6234.1439.71
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin44c22710010001000400101.100.091.100.1911011.143.000.000.0810.0036.360.000.000.000.00
2004New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-c2377249284910092430317631113.197.292.345.6378619285.242.148.285.28410.8826.672.453.1627.6738.78
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin44c2317271300120041001001.111.226.222.4486132.125.111.259.21312.5031.252.503.1327.0033.33
2005Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin44c2487262387013262502376840027.267.366.401.76710521303.340.134.267.34112.2122.441.841.9843.6730.00
2006Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+sdn-c2527010000000200000.143.143.143.286107.200.000.000.1270.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn14c25949422235031301132611101.245.339.394.733378110.303.149.277.32511.8223.642.002.7331.3334.78
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn14c26308212228021112132811130.268.371.439.810361098.377.171.317.34713.2728.572.152.0441.0045.45
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn4c2610313210020041300102.065.167.097.2643136.105.032.161.13911.1136.113.250.000.0050.00
2007Totals for NL-NL         4011315249021312174111232.212.316.345.6613911134.306.133.274.28912.6930.602.411.4956.5045.83
2007Totals for MLB-MLB         61156213610041812276112232.231.344.372.7165814188.344.141.308.31714.3632.452.262.1339.0038.89
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak17c262143612102500102001000.279.415.442.85719354.476.163.395.38518.5237.042.003.7021.5025.00
2007Totals for MLB-MLB         61156213610041812276112232.231.344.372.7165814188.344.141.308.31714.3632.452.262.1339.0038.89
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak18c27379161651190043812002.176.219.286.50526798.288.110.154.2244.0838.789.501.0291.0043.75
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2163785079201943134813936437.209.300.339.63912830439.299.130.251.00010.9331.662.902.0542.0037.97
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter49916552243948155423110420041317712636.238.324.391.7156471401891.283.153.277.00010.5821.842.072.8630.6535.53
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11736752972021242024893500310.264.357.428.78515734420.324.164.289.00011.4322.141.942.8630.5835.05
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter11938345902301040304410052113.235.321.373.69414333435.292.138.261.00010.1122.992.272.3038.3036.67
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter10234952641211049103871525012.183.270.309.57910823399.198.126.238.0009.5217.791.872.5134.9035.94
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1114064810219218704039116223211.251.318.441.75917939452.305.190.296.0008.6325.662.973.9822.5638.24
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5015027417043022313301300.273.391.400.7916011185.319.127.333.00016.7617.841.062.1637.5026.83
San Diego Padres Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter124176344513052413265422231.256.354.415.7697318208.336.159.295.00012.5025.962.082.4035.2040.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5813412286131400145813002.209.289.336.6254510152.342.127.231.0009.2138.164.141.9744.6735.71
Minnesota Twins Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter24371400130041401102.108.190.189.3797143.130.081.189.0009.3032.563.502.3337.0025.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10313210020041300102.065.167.097.2643136.105.032.161.00011.1136.113.250.000.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622843859151732123610425325.209.300.339.6399623329.299.130.251.00010.9331.662.902.0542.0037.97
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625377312826218753165134624212.238.324.391.71521045614.283.153.277.00010.5821.842.072.8630.6535.53

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin18C24--1612782196188.9597.83-----92982.840.7
2000Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin19C19--147293-179176.9839.26-----32190.529.7
2001Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAmin20C98--7517261829823.9938.40-----1410692.571.5
2002Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAmin21C4--242--26261.0006.50------580.02.9
2002Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min21C88--55468128634622.9817.07-----1210088.063.3
2002Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min211B1--1---111.0001.00------1001.00.7
2003New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin22C41--2222823252250.9926.10-----54297.629.1
2003Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin22C26--1761811195194.9957.46-----43086.718.2
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22C7-231421-1716.9412.290.708-100.017100.04.3
2004New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin23C66--4843283524516.9857.82-----77785.747.1
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23C15881651116766.9854.400.816185.7-1788.29.3
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23DH1---------------175.90.6
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24C69--4673844509505.9927.32------8779.347.9
2006Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn25C2--141--15151.0007.50------2100.01.4
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25C6582021441411159158.9942.430.788188.939469.140.1
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25DH1---------------941.10.6
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn251B1-11---111.0001.001.00-----941.10.6
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26C26222081361332152149.9805.730.7223388.523086.716.0
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26C21141319241-9796.9904.570.737187.5121100.013.0
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26C9976783118281.9889.001.074180.0-1090.05.6
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27C3125220147921158156.9875.030.7115962.533783.819.3
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak271B1-22--2221.0002.001.00-----372.70.6
MLB Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C1748694167646106732722.9864.150.77711681.6101740.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B2-33--2331.0001.501.00-----20.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH2---------------20.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C95--6435655704699.9937.36-----4950.00.0
AA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C107--70660106776766.9877.16-----121070.00.0
A+ Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C90--56869128649637.9827.08-----12900.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C102--7757461855849.9938.32-----141020.00.0
Rk Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C43--30856112375364.9718.47-----12430.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin18-24---------
2000Elizabethton Twins AppRkmin19-19---------
2001Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAmin20-98---------
2002Quad Cities River Bandits MidwAmin21-4---------
2002Fort Myers Miracle FSLA+min21-881--------
2003New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin22-41---------
2003Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin22-26---------
2003Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin22-7---------
2004New Britain Rock Cats EastAAmin23-66---------
2004Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin23-15--------1
2005Rochester Red Wings ILAAAmin24-69---------
2006Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+sdn25-2---------
2006San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25-651-------1
2007San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26-26---------
2007Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak26-21---------
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26-9---------
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak27-311--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Grand Canyon RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor20924371014003900101.292.357.458.81511228.400.166.29210.7132.143.003.5724.0028.57
2002Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor211760918122100041500003.300.344.483.82729564.372.183.2506.2523.443.753.1330.0027.78
2003Grand Canyon RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor22114091261170051400000.300.378.575.95323845.440.275.40011.1131.112.802.2240.0066.67
2004Grand Canyon RaftersArizona Fall LgMinor23186061531081281400000.250.338.333.67120468.326.083.20011.7620.591.750.000.0026.67
2006Minnesota TwinsMLB Spring TrainingMLB251013240004003300000.308.438.308.7464016.400.000.23118.7518.751.000.000.000.00
2006San Diego PadresDiv SeriesMLB25110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2007San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB26205081330280041000000.260.315.440.75522554.289.180.2607.4118.522.503.7025.0038.46
2008Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27153641121140051200000.306.390.500.89018441.435.194.33312.2029.272.402.4436.0036.36
2009Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28610122002001500000.200.273.400.6734211.400.200.3009.0945.455.000.000.00100.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 4 yrs55184275211442912205200104.283.351.451.8028319205.372.168.2729.7625.372.601.9546.0036.54
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs5110915307131800133000000.275.352.440.7924811122.355.165.28410.6624.592.312.4636.3336.67
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-03-17Released by Athletics 
2008-12-12ContractSigned by Athletics (1-year) 
2007-07-16TradeTraded by Cubs with Jerry Blevins to Athletics for Jason Kendall and cash considerations 
2007-06-20TradeTraded by Padres with Kyler Burke to Cubs for Michael Barrett and cash 
2006-05-28InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-05-12InjuredDisabled -- left thumb sprain 
2006-04-03Claimed off waivers by Padres from Tigers 
2006-03-29Claimed off waivers by Tigers from Twins 
1999-07-10Contractsigned 
* 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
1999Minnesota Twins-18605,000-------605,000Signing Bonus out of 1999 Draft (2nd round - 56th overall)
2003Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll22300,000-70332-2,163,527300,000905,000
2004Minnesota TwinsTeam Payroll23300,000-75532-2,070,100300,0001,205,000
2006San Diego PadresTeam Payroll25327,000-74238-2,365,072327,0001,532,000
2007Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26382,3002.10270330132,459,737380,0001,914,300
2007Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll26382,3002.10270329132,459,737380,0001,914,300
2007San Diego PadresTeam Payroll26382,3002.10270330132,459,737380,0001,914,300
2008Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll27410,000-57317372,696,252390,0002,324,300
* 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