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Bob HowryTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1992-2010 MLB Years: 1998-2010
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PositionsP-951Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBobby Dean Howry
Height6-5Weight220BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 4,1973 [44.263]PlacePhoenix,Arizona
High SchoolDeer Valley (Glendale,AZ)
CollegeMcNeese State University (Lake Charles,LA), Yavapai College (Prescott,AZ)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 5th round (144th overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Florida Marlins [Team Picks] in the 45th round (1269th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 29th round (797th overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 32nd round (833rd overall) of the 1991 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsElanis WestbrooksService Time9.079 (2008)
MLB DebutJune 21,1998 [24.321]
OrganizationsCHA [6] SFN [5] CHN [4] CLE [2] BOS [2] ARI [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID820Retrosheet IDhowrb001MLBAM ID133982
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (43.16%) -- Slider (23.19%) -- Fastball (20.29%) -- Changeup (13.37%)
Fastball Velocity [2010] - 89.48
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts49Walks70Hittable61SO/BB66vsPower61Hitting5Durability78Team.527Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994McNeese StateCollegeNCAAJrS/R20652.85181355000104.0934333043880001.308.02--3.717.592.05.545-
1994Everett GiantsNwstA-sfn-ST20047.11550000019.0291915310165002.0513.741.424.747.581.60.000-
1994Clinton LumberKingsMidwAsfn-ST20134.20981000049.0612923116224201.5611.130.182.924.011.38.250-
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--ST0175.0014131000068.0904838426389201.7011.850.533.425.001.46.125-
1995San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-ST2112103.54272521010165.017179656541077301.369.310.332.945.821.98.545-
1996Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-ST221084.65272700000156.216390811756573101.409.360.983.223.271.02.556-
1997Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-Rel23002.8412012006212.216441330001.5011.370.712.132.131.00--
1997Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-R/CL23634.914804800392255.0583530621433101.449.490.983.447.042.05.667-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAA--R/CL0634.526006000452467.2743934724463101.459.840.933.196.121.92.667-
1998Calgary CannonsPCLAAAcha-Rel24123.41230230011531.2251212210224001.117.110.572.846.252.20.333-
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha62Rel24033.15440440015954.0372019719512021.036.131.163.158.452.68.0004.10
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46CL25533.596906900542867.2583427838803131.427.711.065.0510.642.11.6254.12
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46Rel26243.17650650029771.0542625629602041.176.850.763.687.612.07.3333.94
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46Rel27454.69690690023578.28541411130646041.469.721.263.437.322.13.4444.54
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha46Rel28223.91470470017050.2452222717311031.227.991.243.025.511.82.5004.72
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBbos46Rel28135.0020020009018.022151024141001.4411.001.002.007.003.50.2503.52
2003Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos48Rel29201.0613013003017.0142211100000.887.410.530.535.2910.001.000-
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos46Rel290012.4640400304.011661340003.2322.852.086.238.311.33-6.26
2004Buffalo BisonsILAAAcle-Rel30115.1918018005026.022151536240001.087.621.042.088.314.00.500-
2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle62Rel30422.7437037006042.2371413512390021.157.801.052.538.233.25.6673.73
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle46Rel31742.47790790024373.0492320416480000.896.040.491.975.923.00.6363.07
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn62Rel32453.17840840026576.2702827817711031.138.220.942.008.334.18.4443.43
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn62Rel33673.32780780032881.0763130819721021.178.410.892.107.973.79.4623.52
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn62Rel34755.35720720027170.29044421313590021.4611.461.661.667.514.54.5834.49
2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn46Rel35263.39630630020063.2502624523464021.157.070.713.256.502.00.2503.85
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari46Rel361010.6714014004014.01817176661001.6711.303.773.773.771.001.0008.94
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn62Rel36035.6624024006020.22919132782001.7412.630.873.053.481.14.0004.58
MLB Totals - 13 Season(s)Filter45523.8476907690029566783.273136633693253653241271.258.351.062.897.462.58.4640.94
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter33314.1718265117106529530.25592852474017730426701.389.440.682.995.141.72.516-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter433.50540540019574.2612929617564001.047.350.722.056.753.29.571-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter16114.61872760004524223.023712911524801036201.419.510.963.214.131.29.593-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12103.54272521010165.017179656541077301.369.310.332.945.821.98.545-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter134.20981000049.0612923116224201.5611.130.182.924.011.38.250-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter047.11550000019.0291915310165002.0513.741.424.747.581.60.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter652.85181355000104.0934333043880001.308.02--3.717.592.05.545-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter13173.7429402940013849320.027914313439133286141161.287.791.093.717.992.15.433-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17204.042580258009114247.026512211231562104071.299.571.122.027.583.75.459-
Cleveland Indians Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1162.57116011600303115.2863733928870020.996.690.702.186.773.11.647-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter263.39630630020063.2502624523464021.157.070.713.256.502.00.250-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter136.45240240012022.033211637181001.7913.301.212.827.252.57.250-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1010.6714014004014.01817176661001.6711.303.773.773.771.001.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings13153.842150215008218220.02041029426711827081.258.351.062.897.462.58.4640.94
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14134.17752748002712220.0231118102177312611301.389.440.682.995.141.72.519-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-p222831191006012801001.290.333.323.65610134.391.033.065.3005.8823.534.000.000.0011.11
1997Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-p23481000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle46p31791000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn62p328110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.000.8900.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn62p34691000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn46p35612000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2905010000000201000.200.200.200.400106.333.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7632191006012802001.281.324.313.63710136.375.032.063.0005.5622.224.000.000.0011.11
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7632191006012802001.281.324.313.63710136.375.032.063.0005.5622.224.000.000.0011.11
Chicago Cubs Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1502010000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter612000000000101000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Cleveland Indians Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter791000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623010000000101000.200.200.200.400103.333.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16268219200130241704002.281.324.313.63721277.375.032.063.0005.5622.224.000.000.0011.11

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Everett Giants NwstA-sfn20P5---5-1551.0001.00------5100.06.6
1994Clinton LumberKings MidwAsfn20P9--37-210101.0001.11------9100.06.5
1995San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn21P27--1417133231.9691.15------27100.019.3
1996Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn22P27--1422323936.9231.33------2896.419.4
1997Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn23P48---71287.8750.15------48100.034.8
1997Birmingham Barons SouAAcha23P12---2-1221.0000.17------12100.08.7
1998Calgary Cannons PCLAAAcha24P23---7--771.0000.30------23100.016.1
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P44-54271-109.9000.200.17-----44100.027.2
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P69-6723--551.0000.070.07-----69100.042.9
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P65-7136-1991.0000.140.13-----65100.040.1
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P69-78210--12121.0000.170.15-----69100.042.6
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P47-503611109.9000.190.18-----47100.029.0
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBbos28P20-18-3--331.0000.150.17-----20100.012.3
2003Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos29P13---1--111.0000.08------13100.09.0
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29P4-4-------------4100.02.5
2004Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle30P18--23--551.0000.28------18100.012.5
2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle30P37-4227--991.0000.240.21-----37100.022.8
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle31P79-7366121312.9230.150.16-----79100.048.8
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32P84-7645-1991.0000.110.12-----84100.051.9
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn33P78-8118--991.0000.120.11-----78100.048.1
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn34P72-7026--881.0000.110.11-----72100.044.7
2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn35P63-6342--661.0000.100.10-----63100.038.9
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn36P24-2034--771.0000.290.35-----24100.014.8
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari36P14-1411--221.0000.140.14-----14100.08.6
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P769-781357435112109.9730.140.14-----7690.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P54--211--13131.0000.24------540.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P87--1431454945.9180.52------870.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--1417133231.9691.15------270.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P9--37-210101.0001.11------90.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P5---5-1551.0001.00------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Everett Giants NwstA-sfn205----------
1994Clinton LumberKings MidwAsfn209----------
1995San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn2127----------
1996Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn2227----------
1997Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn2348----------
1997Birmingham Barons SouAAcha2312----------
1998Calgary Cannons PCLAAAcha2423----------
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2444----------
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2569----------
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2665----------
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2769----------
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2847----------
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2820----------
2003Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos2913----------
2003Boston Red SoxALMLBbos294----------
2004Buffalo Bisons ILAAAcle3018----------
2004Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3037----------
2005Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle3179----------
2006Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3284----------
2007Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3378----------
2008Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3472----------
2009San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3563----------
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3624----------
2010Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3614----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2000Chicago White SoxDiv SeriesMLB26003.372002.2212401.826.750.006.7513.502.000.00.000
2006Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB32003.8613013001014.020761310001.6412.860.641.936.433.334.50.000
2007Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB33004.5011011003112.01266126001.179.000.751.504.503.004.50.000
2008Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB34016.3011011002010.01577115001.6013.500.900.904.505.006.30.000
2009San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB35000.0003-3003216.01610200101.009.001.130.000.0000.56.000
2010Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB36005.8412012000012.11788325001.5712.412.191.463.652.505.84.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs013.7847344009364.38029278826101.3711.191.121.123.643.254.06.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs003.3720200002.7201024001.506.750.006.7513.502.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3381000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs201000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997Texas League All-Star (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-07-30Released by Cubs 
2010-05-21ContractSigned by CUbs 
2010-05-17Released by Diamondbacks 
2009-12-13ContractSigned by Diamondbacks 
2008-12-03ContractSigned by Giants (1-year) 
2005-11-29ContractSigned by Cubs (3-years) 
2004-01-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Indians. 
2003-10-24Released by Red Sox. 
2003-08-22InjuredDisabled -- recovering from season-ending surgery to reposition the ulnar nerve in his right elbow 
2002-07-31TradeTraded by White Sox to Red Sox for Byeong Hak An and Frank Francisco. 
1997-07-31TradeTraded by Giants with Ken Vining, Brian Manning, Keith Foulke, Mike Caruso and Lorenzo Barcelo to White Sox for Roberto Hernandez, Danny Darwin and Wilson Alvarez. 
1994-06-11Contractsigned 
* 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
1998Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll24170,000-81227-1,276,192170,000170,000
1999Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25235,000-65616271,454,491200,000405,000
2000Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26325,000-53515411,394,248200,000730,000
2001Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll27375,000-53018411,897,758200,0001,105,000
2002Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll281,200,000-37311592,011,045200,0002,305,000
2002Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll281,200,000-37320592,011,045200,0002,305,000
2003Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll291,700,000-30320622,163,527300,0004,005,000
2004Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll30300,000-75534-2,070,100300,0004,305,000
2005Cleveland IndiansTeam Payroll31900,000-39712562,189,055300,0005,205,000
2006Chicago CubsTeam Payroll323,000,000-2441470++2,365,072327,0008,205,000
2007Chicago CubsTeam Payroll334,500,000-1811278++2,459,737380,00012,705,000
2008Chicago CubsTeam Payroll344,500,0009.0791971279++2,696,252390,00017,205,000
2009San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll352,750,000-2681167++2,746,792400,00019,955,000
2010Chicago CubsTeam Payroll362,000,000-32615642,812,412400,00021,955,000
2010Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll362,000,000-32613642,812,412400,00021,955,000
* 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