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Jim BowieTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-1997 MLB Years: 1994-1994
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Positions1B-1170, P-13, OF-10Position when Drafted1BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJames R. Bowie
Height6-0Weight205BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateFebruary 17,1965 [54.248]PlaceTokyo,Japan
High SchoolArmijo (Fairfield,CA)
CollegeLouisiana State University (Baton Rouge,LA), Sacramento City College (Sacramento,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Seattle Mariners [Team Picks] in the 12th round (297th overall) of the 1986 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 16th round (310th overall) of the 1985 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsBob Harrison
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1989-SEA-#10
MLB DebutAugust 3,1994 [29.167]
OrganizationsSEA [7] OAK [3] SDN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID9068Retrosheet IDbowij001MLBAM ID111295
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed27Power55Contact82XBH46RBIs77Runs30Hitting75Durability79Team.474Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1986LSUCollegeJr1b21692446388182166272402820300.361.450.6481.09815836289.355.287.471.47213.849.690.705.5415.2540.91
1986Bellingham MarinersNwstA-sea-1b21722744776121568413853201110.277.357.383.74010518325.313.106.255.33111.6916.311.391.5454.8023.68
1987Wausau TimbersMidwAsea-1b2212744856119260106683566733530.266.348.391.73917536515.290.125.261.32710.8713.011.201.9444.8030.25
1988San Bernardino SpiritCalifA+sea-1b231395297615428015102855884111050.291.356.429.78522743599.316.138.253.3499.6814.021.452.5035.2727.92
1989Williamsport BillsEastAAsea-of2411423115001005700000.262.340.381.72116547.314.119.238.33010.6414.891.400.000.0045.45
1989Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-1b24100336289012043722174520400.268.304.339.64311416359.296.071.122.2934.7412.532.651.1184.0017.78
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1113783110117043822225220400.267.308.344.65213021406.298.077.135.2975.4212.812.360.9994.5020.79
1990Williamsport BillsEastAAsea-1b251284464512218054802514731360.274.350.348.69815523504.295.074.184.31810.129.330.920.9989.2018.85
1991Jacksonville SunsSouAAsea-1b2612344851139250106733366701630.310.357.433.79019435491.342.123.203.3527.3313.651.862.0444.8025.18
1991Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-1b2614509173017002800000.340.365.460.82523452.390.120.160.3703.8515.384.001.9250.0023.53
1991Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13749860156280117433387501630.313.358.436.79421739543.347.123.199.3547.0013.811.972.0345.2725.00
1992Jacksonville SunsSouAAsea-1b27802763679160104301414031220.286.382.453.83512526323.303.167.312.37812.6912.380.983.1027.6032.91
1992Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-1b274917217416011731212510330.238.320.291.611507197.268.053.186.28110.6612.691.190.51172.0017.07
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12944853120220116032626541550.268.358.391.74917533520.289.123.263.34111.9212.501.052.1240.7327.50
1993Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-1b28138501771673311410183565201880.333.395.487.88224448566.345.154.275.3859.899.190.932.4735.7928.74
1994Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-1b2910941166129242866225138206517.314.387.440.82718134470.326.126.251.36310.858.090.751.7051.3826.36
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak191b29614030000000201001.214.214.214.4283015.250.000.000.1930.0013.330.000.000.000.00
1995Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAoak-1b3014153169142262370415451246721.267.334.341.67518131597.288.074.181.3039.058.540.940.50177.0021.83
1997Mobile BayBearsSouAAsdn-1b323254413201100010510223.241.358.333.69118367.240.092.278.30814.937.460.501.4954.0023.08
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter614030000000201001.214.214.214.4283015.250.000.000.0000.0013.330.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter12634518584129923668770342244965892012664541.288.356.400.75618083295112.310.112.226.0009.7011.521.191.7051.9325.33
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter41315001894197141719711614516774191538.279.342.366.708549921675.301.087.187.0008.669.971.151.0188.2421.96
AA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter5121767216531991402701191992187421213.301.370.426.7967521401998.321.125.239.0009.9610.911.102.0044.1826.37
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1395297615428015102855884111050.291.356.429.78522743599.316.138.253.0009.6814.021.452.5035.2727.92
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter12744856119260106683566733530.266.348.391.73917536515.290.125.261.00010.8713.011.201.9444.8030.25
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter722744776121568413853201110.277.357.383.74010518325.313.106.255.00011.6916.311.391.5454.8023.68
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter692446388182166272402820300.361.450.6481.09815836289.355.287.471.00013.849.690.705.5415.2540.91
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter614030000000201001.214.214.214.4283015.250.000.000.0000.0013.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623780810000000540270027.214.214.214.428810405.250.000.000.0000.0013.330.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16258075167301119053647632865.288.356.400.75623242656.310.112.226.0009.7011.521.191.7051.9325.33

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1986Bellingham MarinersNwstA-sea-Rel21006.0020200203.05520320002.6715.00--9.006.000.67--
1987Wausau TimbersMidwAsea-Rel22000.0010100102.02000320002.509.00--13.509.000.67--
1988San Bernardino SpiritCalifA+sea-Rel23003.0030300303.03110151001.339.00--3.0015.005.00--
1989Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-Rel240013.5010100002.07531100004.0031.504.504.50--0.00--
1991Jacksonville SunsSouAAsea-Rel26000.0010100102.03000020001.5013.50----9.000.00--
1992Calgary CannonsPCLAAAsea-Rel27000.0010100101.00000110001.00----9.009.001.00--
1993Huntsville StarsSouAAoak-Rel28004.0080800709.09542441001.449.002.004.004.001.00--
1994Tacoma TigersPCLAAAoak-Rel29004.5050500506.04330520001.506.00--7.503.000.40--
1995Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAoak-Rel30007.5070700706.08552340001.8312.003.004.506.001.33--
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter004.76290290027034.0412418521222001.8210.851.325.565.821.05--
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter006.60140140013015.019131131070001.9311.401.806.004.200.70--
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter003.27909008011.012542461001.459.821.643.274.911.50--
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter003.0030300303.03110151001.339.00--3.0015.005.00--
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100102.02000320002.509.00--13.509.000.67--
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.0020200203.05520320002.6715.00--9.006.000.67--
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings004.761880188001750220.02651551163213614213001.8210.851.325.565.821.05--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1986Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea211B58--49637840541533.9859.19------7280.678.4
1987Wausau Timbers MidwAsea221B109--91772781996989.9939.07------12785.877.9
1987Wausau Timbers MidwAsea22OF2--2---221.0001.00------1271.61.4
1987Wausau Timbers MidwAsea22P1--2---221.0002.00------1270.80.7
1988San Bernardino Spirit CalifA+sea231B138--11921171211213211309.9919.49------13999.397.2
1988San Bernardino Spirit CalifA+sea23OF1--1---111.0001.00------1390.70.7
1989Williamsport Bills EastAAsea24OF3--3---331.0001.00------1127.32.1
1989Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea241B97--746671084823813.9888.38------10097.068.3
1990Williamsport Bills EastAAsea251B126--106676119811531142.9909.06------12898.490.0
1991Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea261B106--87473886955947.9928.93------12386.274.1
1991Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea26OF2--1---111.0000.50------1231.61.4
1991Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea261B13--1056-141111111.0008.54------1492.99.6
1992Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea271B80--64160558706701.9938.76------80100.055.9
1992Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea271B49--40856450468464.9919.47------49100.035.5
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak281B136--107896149911881174.9888.63------13898.696.5
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak291B107--9427549310211017.9969.50------10998.275.4
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak29P5---1--111.0000.20------1094.63.5
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak29OF2----1-1---------1091.81.4
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak291B6--442-546461.0007.67------6100.05.3
1995Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak301B138--1215126612713471341.9969.72------14197.995.8
1995Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak30P7---3-2331.0000.43------1415.04.9
1997Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn321B7--362-338381.0005.43------3221.95.1
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B6--442-546461.0007.67------60.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B404--34163302436837703746.9949.27------4040.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P12---4-2441.0000.33------120.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2----1-1---------20.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B455--36953073834440404002.9918.80------4550.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF5--4---441.0000.80------50.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B138--11921171211213211309.9919.49------1380.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B109--91772781996989.9939.07------1090.00.0
A Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF2--2---221.0001.00------20.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0
A- Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B58--49637840541533.9859.19------580.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1986Bellingham Mariners NwstA-sea21--58--------
1987Wausau Timbers MidwAsea221-109------2-
1988San Bernardino Spirit CalifA+sea23--138------1-
1989Williamsport Bills EastAAsea24---------3-
1989Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea24--97--------
1990Williamsport Bills EastAAsea25--126--------
1991Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea26--106------2-
1991Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea26--13--------
1992Jacksonville Suns SouAAsea27--80--------
1992Calgary Cannons PCLAAAsea27--49--------
1993Huntsville Stars SouAAoak28--136--------
1994Tacoma Tigers PCLAAAoak295-107------2-
1994Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29--6--------
1995Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAoak307-138--------
1997Mobile BayBears SouAAsdn32--7--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1997Mobile BayBearsSouAAMinorsdn32Assistant Coach1376968.5046.54Mike RamseyLost in Semi-Finals
1998Mobile BayBearsSouAAMinorsdn33Hitting Coach1408654.614--1Mike RamseyLeague Champions
1999Mobile BayBearsSouAAMinorsdn34Hitting Coach1396673.47517.04Mike Basso
2000Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon35Minor League Hitting Coordinator1626795.41428.04Felipe Alou
2000Mobile BayBearsSouAAMinorsdn35Hitting Coach1396673.47514.54Mike Basso
2001Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon36Minor League Hitting Coordinator1626894.42020.05Felipe Alou,Jeff Torborg
2003Dunedin Blue JaysFSLA+Minortor38Hitting Coach1407862.557--1Mike BassoLost in Finals
2004New Hampshire Fisher CatsEastAAMinortor39Hitting Coach1418457.596--1Mike BassoLeague Champions
2005Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAMinorsfn40Hitting Coach1446876.47212.02Shane Turner
2006Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAMinorsfn41Hitting Coach1446183.42430.04Shane Turner-
2007Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAMinorsfn42Hitting Coach1447767.5357.02Dan Rohn
2008Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAMinorsfn43Hitting Coach1436776.46915.53Dan Rohn
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993Southern League All-Star (1B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1994-11-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1994-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1993-01-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Athletics. 
1992-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 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
1994Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll2950,000-85633-957,101109,00050,000
* 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