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Current Status
Free Agent since 2019-06-03 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Michael Matthew Bowden
Stat Years
2005-2019  [mlb] 2008-2013
Height/Weight
6-3 / 215
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (335)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Waubonsie Valley (Aurora,IL)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Boston Red Sox in Round #1 (#47 overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Danny Haas
MLB Debut
2008-08-30 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.355)
Service Time
2.030 (2013)
Organizations
BOS [8] CHN [2] LAN [1] MIN [1] BAL [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 54013 ... retro id: bowdm001 ... mlbam id: 476601
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2005Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRkbos-181---100.0042000206.040004100001.336.000.006.0015.000.002.501.000
    2005Minor Totals: BOSbyYearRk----181---100.0042000206.040004100001.336.000.006.0015.000.002.501.000
    2006Greenville DriveSALAbos25192---963.51242400000107.29150429311189001.137.610.752.599.864.183.81.600
    2006Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+bos-192---009.0011000005.09550131002.0016.200.001.805.409.003.00.000
    2006Minor Totals: BOSbyYearA+/A----192---963.77252500000112.7100554793212110001.188.020.722.579.714.413.78.600
    2007Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+bos35203---201.37880000046.03510718462000.936.850.201.579.001.965.751.000
    2007Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos33203---864.2819191000096.21055146933823101.439.780.843.077.634.752.48.571
    2007Minor Totals: BOSbyYearA+/AA----202---1063.35272710000142.7140615310411285101.278.860.632.598.103.863.12.625
    2008Portland Sea DogsEastAAbos44214---942.33191900000104.17231275241013000.926.210.432.078.712.674.21.692
    2008Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos41214---033.38760011040.040161555290001.139.001.131.136.533.605.80.000
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLBbos64214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf103.6011000005.07220130001.6012.600.001.805.403.603.001.000
    2008Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA/AA----212---972.62262500110144.3112474210291303000.987.000.621.818.122.944.48.563
    2008MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf103.6011000005.07220130001.6012.600.001.805.403.603.001.000
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos30225---463.13242400000126.110647441147885001.217.550.783.356.273.351.87.400
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLBbos64225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf119.56810037016.023171736123001.8112.941.693.386.759.562.00.500
    2009Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----221---463.14242400000126.310647441147885001.217.570.793.356.283.351.87.400
    2009MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf119.56810037016.023171736123001.8112.941.693.386.759.562.00.500
    2010Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos30236---643.663116004151105.28443431337774121.157.151.113.156.563.662.08.600
    2010Boston Red SoxALMLBbos64236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.7014000714015.1208824132001.5711.741.172.357.634.703.25.000
    2010Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----231---643.683116004151105.78443431337774121.157.191.113.176.593.682.08.600
    2010MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.7714000714015.3208824132001.5911.921.192.387.754.773.25.000
    2011Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos23247---332.734100035411652.2431916518611011.167.350.853.0810.423.253.39.500
    2011Boston Red SoxALMLBbos64247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.0514000914020.01999311173001.508.551.354.957.654.051.55.000
    2011Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA----241---332.764100035411652.7431916518611011.177.410.863.1010.523.283.39.500
    2011MLB Totals: BOSbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf004.0514000914020.01999311173001.508.551.354.957.654.051.55.000
    2012Boston Red SoxALMLBbos64258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.0020002203.02111130001.006.003.003.009.003.003.00.000
    2012Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn36258---322.76230001123232.2191210217351201.105.230.554.689.643.312.06.600
    2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.95300001130036.2301212416291011.257.360.983.937.122.951.81.000
    2012Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----251---322.80230001123232.7191210217351201.125.310.564.759.783.352.06.600
    2012MLB Totals: BOS-CHNbyYearMLB----252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf002.98320001332039.7321313517321011.257.351.153.907.352.981.88.000
    2013Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn11269---002.4113000513218.2145513280000.916.750.481.4513.502.419.33.000
    2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn28269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf134.30340001234037.2321818315234131.257.650.723.585.504.301.53.250
    2013Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----261---002.4713000513218.7145513280000.936.920.491.4813.852.479.33.000
    2013MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf134.35340001234037.7321818315234131.267.740.733.635.564.351.53.250
    2014Seibu Lions---Intl------2710---214.50361001135040.0382020424303311.558.550.905.406.754.501.25.667
    2014Intl TotalsbyYearIntl----271---214.50361001135040.0382020424303311.558.550.905.406.754.501.25.667
    2015Norfolk TidesILAAAbal252811---721.9124900715075.1601916420521001.067.170.482.396.212.272.60.778
    2015Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin472811---433.78880000047.2502220211470001.289.440.382.088.874.154.27.571
    2015Minor Totals: MIN-BALbyYearAAA----282---1152.633217007150123.01104136631991001.158.050.442.277.243.003.19.688
    2019High Point RockersAtlIndy------3212---242.93990000043.038151448530201.077.950.841.6711.093.146.63.333
    2019Tulsa DrillersTexAAlan---3212---118.15440000017.226171673150001.6413.253.571.537.648.665.00.500
    2019Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAAlan---3212---000.0011000003.01000030000.333.000.000.009.000.000.00.000
    2019Puebla PericosMexAAA------3212---009.0011000003.05432210002.3315.006.006.003.0012.000.50.000
    2019Minor Totals: LAN-byYearAAA/AA----323---117.37660000023.732211995190001.5912.413.491.947.378.153.80.500
    2019Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----321---242.93990000043.038151448530201.077.950.841.6711.093.146.63.333
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)354.53103200441010133.71336767165410013141.408.991.083.656.764.531.85.375
    National League Totals (2 yrs)133.64640002364074.3623030731525141.267.530.853.776.323.641.68.250
    American League Totals (5 yrs)225.63392002137059.3713737923488001.5910.811.373.507.315.632.09.500
    Minor League Totals57403.19252142106311021888.37643513157626479630431.167.740.772.688.073.563.02.588
    Minor: Intl Totals214.50361001135040.0382020424303311.558.550.905.406.754.501.25.667
    Minor: Indy Totals242.93990000043.038151448530201.077.950.841.6711.093.146.63.333
    Minor: Rk Totals100.0042000206.040004100001.336.000.006.0015.000.002.501.000
    Minor: A Totals963.53242400000107.79150429311189001.147.640.762.609.914.203.81.600
    Minor: A+ Totals202.12990000051.044151219493001.047.760.181.598.652.655.441.000
    Minor: AA Totals18113.67424210000218.7203998921601986101.218.370.872.478.174.083.30.621
    Minor: AAA Totals27233.0717365006310821505.04221871724516042112331.157.520.802.857.503.332.63.540
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)133.64640002364074.3623030731525141.267.530.853.776.323.641.68.250
    Boston Red Sox Totals (5 yrs)225.63392002137059.3713737923488001.5910.811.373.507.315.632.09.500
    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. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2012Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn3625p---1161000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2825pL-S-E-P1302000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    2013Chicago CubsNLMLBchn2826pL-S-E-P2340000000000000000.000.000.000.000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2019Tulsa DrillersTexAAlan---32p---323110000000210000.333.500.333.833410.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (2 yrs)642000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    National League Totals (2 yrs)642000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor League Totals184110000000310000.250.400.250.650510.000.0001.0000.0060.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AA Totals23110000000210000.333.500.333.833410.000.0001.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    Minor: AAA Totals161000000000100000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    Chicago Cubs Totals (2 yrs)642000000000200000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    2005Gulf Coast Red Sox GCLRk18P400.00200221.0000.500.007.4100.015
    2006Greenville DriveSALA19P2400.010170027271.0001.100.0017.1100.07
    2006Wilmington Blue RocksCaroA+19P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.020
    2007Lancaster JetHawksCalifA+20P800.02500771.0000.900.005.7100.019
    2008Portland Sea DogsEastAA21P1900.0512422117.8100.900.0013.6100.011
    2008Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA21P700.02500771.0001.000.004.9100.019
    2008Boston Red SoxALMLB21P115.01101221.0002.000.400.6100.022
    2009Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA22P2400.0813212321.9130.900.0016.8100.011
    2009Boston Red SoxALMLB22P8116.01100221.0000.300.134.9100.017
    2010Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA23P3100.0860114141.0000.500.0021.5100.05
    2010BostonALMLB23P14015.1011021.5000.100.078.6100.015
    2011Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA24P4100.05301881.0000.200.0028.9100.02
    2011BostonALMLB24p14020.02100331.0000.200.158.6100.014
    2012Iowa CubsPCLAAA25P2300.0431087.8750.300.0016.4100.08
    2012Chi CubsNLMLB25P30036.20400441.0000.100.1118.5100.06
    2012BostonALMLB25P203.0000000.0000.000.001.2100.023
    2013Iowa CubsPCLAAA26P1300.0000000.0000.000.009.0100.017
    2013Chi CubsNLMLB26P34037.2580113131.0000.400.3521.0100.07
    2015Norfolk TidesILAAA28P2400.0890117171.0000.700.0016.7100.09
    2015Rochester Red WingsILAAA28P800.01400551.0000.600.005.6100.016
    2019Tulsa DrillersTexAA32P400.0001010.0000.000.002.9100.029
    2019Oklahoma City DodgersPCLAAA32P100.0000000.0000.000.000.7100.034
    MLB Totals - (P)10321329161210.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)1720036433411.0000.000.00---------
    AA Totals - (P)23005125211.0000.000.00---------
    A+ Totals - (P)900250011.0000.000.00---------
    A Totals - (P)240010170011.0000.000.00---------
    Rk Totals - (P)400020011.0000.000.00---------
    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
    2005Minor4----------
    2006Minor25----------
    2007Minor8----------
    2008MLB1----------
    2008Minor26----------
    2009MLB8----------
    2009Minor24----------
    2010MLB14----------
    2010Minor31----------
    2011MLB14----------
    2011Minor41----------
    2012MLB32----------
    2012Minor23----------
    2013MLB34----------
    2013Minor13----------
    2015Minor32----------
    2019Minor5----------
    Totals335----------