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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Lawrence Robert Bowa
Stat Years
1966-1985  [mlb] 1970-1985
Height/Weight
5-10 / 155
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
SS (2222) ... 2B (5)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
High School
McClatchy (Sacramento,CA)
Colleges
Sacramento City College (Sacramento, California)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1965
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Eddie Bockman
MLB Debut
1970-04-07 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.122)
Service Time
Organizations
PHI [12] CHN [4] NYN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9056 ... retro id: bowal001 ... mlbam id: 111281
Relations
Uncle of Nick Johnson
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1966SpartanburgWcarA----20ss---19742970134144236240184400000.312.340.378.71844716220.000.066.0004.039.842.44214.50.4514.9
    1966San DiegoPCLAAA----20ss---1519060101001300000.316.350.421.7712081.000.105.0005.0015.003.000.00.0016.7
    1967BakersfieldCalifA+----21ss---2732462003201600000.188.212.250.4623382.000.062.0003.0318.186.000.00.0033.3
    1967ReadingEastAA----21ss---22289112540090031700000.281.304.326.63092294.000.045.0003.2618.485.670.00.0016.0
    1968ReadingEastAA----22ss---313348047116142336140242700000.242.278.298.57650414319.000.056.0004.765.361.13160.00.6016.4
    1969EugenePCLAAA----23ss---413556880163116126480315600000.287.324.333.65759918918.000.046.0005.189.351.81568.00.1711.0
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1024ssL-S-E-P5145547501371760342413214806318.250.277.303.58057716623.112.053.2733.648.322.290.00.0016.8
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1025ssL-S-E-P6159650741621850252811366154124.249.293.292.58569619023.125.043.2755.178.761.690.00.0014.2
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1026ssL-S-E-P71525796714511131311793251218218.250.291.320.61163318525.138.070.2725.068.061.59579.00.1617.2
    1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1027ssL-S-E-P81224464294113023106243114185.211.252.249.50147611114.101.038.2265.046.511.290.00.0014.9
    1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1028ssL-S-E-P9162669971841910136391123521204011.275.298.338.63671722630.139.063.2953.217.252.26669.00.1416.3
    1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1029ssL-S-E-P10136583791781892382462432217209.305.334.377.71162822029.144.072.3193.825.101.33291.50.3216.3
    1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1030ssL-S-E-P111566247115515904930832310115311.248.283.301.58467218824.139.053.2594.764.610.970.00.0015.5
    1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1031ssL-S-E-P121546249317519344132332320136211.280.313.340.65367521226.157.060.2884.744.741.00156.00.5914.9
    1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1032ssL-S-E-P13156654781923153432752440111216.294.319.370.68969224239.147.076.3083.475.781.67218.00.4320.3
    1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1033ssL-S-E-P1414753974130171103120961321126511.241.316.314.63061916928.206.073.2539.855.170.520.00.0021.5
    1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1034ssL-S-E-P1514754057144164239216242837379.267.300.322.62257717422.128.055.2774.164.851.17270.00.3515.3
    1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi1035ssL-S-E-P1610336034102143031167261704128.283.331.339.67039112217.153.056.2976.654.350.650.00.0016.7
    1982Chicago CubsNLMLBchn136ssL-S-E-P1714249950123157029833938191510.246.302.305.60754915222.146.059.2667.106.920.970.00.0017.9
    1983Chicago CubsNLMLBchn137ssL-S-E-P181474997313320524373353006413.267.312.339.65154416927.150.072.2786.435.510.86249.50.3720.3
    1984Chicago CubsNLMLBchn138ssL-S-E-P191333913387142017104282403154.223.274.269.54342310516.133.046.2366.625.670.860.00.0018.4
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLBchn139ssL-S-E-P207219513486401351112005123.246.285.318.6032126210.149.072.2735.199.431.820.00.0020.8
    1985New York MetsNLMLBnyn239ssL-S-E-P201419221002002201000.105.190.158.3482231.158.053.1189.099.091.000.00.0050.0
    MLB Totals (17 yrs)2247841898721912629915525318105474569171514345121.260.300.320.62091032696376.142.060.2765.216.251.20561.20.1617.2
    National League Totals (17 yrs)2247841898721912629915525318105474569171514345121.260.300.320.62091032696376.142.060.2765.216.251.20561.20.1617.2
    Minor League Totals3991617212450451361118807815300000.278.312.333.645169553964.158.055.3054.609.031.96269.50.3514.2
    Minor: A Totals9742970134144236240184400000.312.340.378.71844716220.163.066.3454.039.842.44214.50.4514.9
    Minor: A+ Totals732462003201600000.188.212.250.4623382.156.062.2313.0318.186.000.00.0033.3
    Minor: AA Totals15556958141182345140274400000.248.282.302.58459617223.127.054.2644.537.381.63189.70.5016.3
    Minor: AAA Totals14058780169117127480325900000.288.325.336.66161919719.184.048.3195.179.531.84587.00.1611.2
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (12 yrs)173968158161798206811342128894359455161273632101.264.301.324.62573532205300.141.060.2804.886.191.27524.20.1816.7
    Chicago Cubs Totals (4 yrs)494158416939155182102301111311212371320.247.296.308.604172848875.145.061.2636.546.480.99792.00.1219.2
    New York Mets Totals (1 yrs)1419221002002201000.105.190.158.3482231.158.053.1189.099.091.000.00.0050.0
    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
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB242B100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.74
    1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB24SS14300.02024181369633620.9794.300.0088.898.61
    1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB25SS15700.02725601197843832.9875.300.0096.998.71
    1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB26SS15001,308.1212494988715706.9874.700.5496.298.71
    1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB27SS12201,034.01913611287564552.9794.500.5375.3100.01
    1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB28SS16200.025646212104730718.9844.400.00100.0100.01
    1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB29SS13500.02274032582655630.9624.700.0083.399.31
    1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB30SS15600.01804921790689672.9754.300.0096.3100.01
    1977Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB31SS15400.02225181394753740.9834.800.0095.1100.01
    1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB32SS15600.02245021087736726.9864.700.0096.3100.01
    1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB33SS14600.0229448680683677.9914.600.0090.199.31
    1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB34SS14700.02254491770691674.9754.600.0090.7100.01
    1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB35SS10200.01173091150437426.9754.200.0095.399.01
    1982Chicago CubsNLMLB36SS14000.02103961764623606.9734.300.0086.498.61
    1983Chicago CubsNLMLB37SS14500.023046411102705694.9844.800.0089.598.61
    1984Chicago CubsNLMLB38SS13200.02173781664611595.9744.500.0082.099.21
    1985New York MetsNLMLB392B400.0970216161.0004.000.002.528.64
    1985Chicago CubsNLMLB39SS6600.091197934297288.9704.400.0041.091.72
    1985New York MetsNLMLB39SS900.096231715.8821.700.005.664.33
    MLB Totals - (2B)500970216161.0003.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)222202,3423314685721112651038210171.9804.604.340.00.00
    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
    1970MLB---1-143-----
    1971MLB-----157-----
    1972MLB-----150-----
    1973MLB-----122-----
    1974MLB-----162-----
    1975MLB-----135-----
    1976MLB-----156-----
    1977MLB-----154-----
    1978MLB-----156-----
    1979MLB-----146-----
    1980MLB-----147-----
    1981MLB-----102-----
    1982MLB-----140-----
    1983MLB-----145-----
    1984MLB-----132-----
    1985MLB---4-75-----
    Totals---5-2222-----