Sponsoring a Page is a way of supporting The Baseball Cube. Put your name/site/message on your favorite player page!
"Dozens of baseball data research applications."
Home >> Players >> MLB >> O >> Spike Owen >> Transactions and Salaries

Spike Owen #1AW-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1983-1995

Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed65Power38Contact86XBH45RBIs38Runs47Hitting52Durability64Team.497Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: SS-1522, 3B-100, 2B-18, DH-11, 1B-4
Proper Name: Spike Dee Owen
Born: April 19, 1961 (56.273)
Place Cleburne, Texas
Height/Weight: 5-9 / 160 Bats/Throws: Switch-Right
High School: Cleburne (Cleburne,TX)
College: University of Texas
Drafted: 1982 -- 1st round (6th overall) by Seattle Mariners (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 25,1983 (22.067)
TBC Player ID:16263
Career Activity
Organizations:SEA, BOS, MON, NYA, CAL, TEX
Relationship(s):Brother of Dave Owen

Please help support The Baseball Cube by sponsoring the Spike Owen player pages for $10 for a year.
  • TBC has captured daily player movement for all MLB and Minor League players since May of 2012 and these low level player movement details are displayed below. Transactions prior to this date are mostly for Major Leaguers and involve change of teams only.
  • This page is therefore separated into two sections. Before May 2012 and after May 2012.
  • Clicking on date will show roster for that team as it was on that date. Clicking on current team shows current team's roster.
  • TBC has complete draft information since 1965.
  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Yankees with Cash to Angels for Jose Musset.
    Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Red Sox with Dan Gakeler to Expos for Luis Rivera and John Dopson.
    Traded by Mariners with Dave Henderson to Red Sox for John Christensen, Mike Trujillo, Mike Brown, Rey Quinones and Cash.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Seattle Mariners in 1st round (6th overall) of 1982 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1995California Angels$ 3,500,00095590$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994California Angels$ 1,250,000236574$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993New York Yankees$ 2,250,0001611282$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Montreal Expos$ 1,190,001237471$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Montreal Expos$ 100,000620310$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Montreal Expos$ 933,333162778$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Montreal Expos$ 565,0002301372$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Boston Red Sox$ 525,0002091371$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Boston Red Sox$ 60,000595260$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Seattle Mariners$ 255,0003731047$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1986Boston Red Sox$ 255,0003732247$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Seattle Mariners$ 114,4004921519$ 60,000$ 370,780

    Links to other sites


    About Us  |  Correct this Page  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.

    PayPal Me