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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Frank Oliver Howard
Stat Years
1958-1973  [mlb] 1958-1973
Height/Weight
6-7 / 255
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1436) ... 1B (334) ... DH (76)
Draft Position
OF-1B
Born Date/Place
1936-08-08 in Columbus, Ohio   [84.111]
High School
Columbus South (Columbus,OH)
Colleges
Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio)
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1958
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Cliff Alexander
MLB Debut
1958-09-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.033)
Service Time
Organizations
WS2 [7] LAN [7] DET [2] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13031 ... retro id: howaf102 ... mlbam id: 116205
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Season Batting Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
1973Detroit TigersALMLBMLB3336Log - Sp - Ext16852272658911229012428000412.256.327.463.79025110522.308.207.2469.5611.161.1718.94.7837.9
1 record(s)
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 Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. 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)

Frank Howard Batting Log for 1973

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April 1973
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1973-04-082DETCLEALW 4-0Box | PBP11811ph6-11-----------------------.000.000.000.000
1973-04-113DETBALALL 1-3Box | PBP21812ph6-22-----------------------.000.000.000.000
1973-04-124DETBALALL 0-1Box | PBP31813dh3143---------1-------------.000.000.143.143
1973-04-135DETCLEALW 4-3Box | PBP41814dh4132---------12------------.000.000.200.200
1973-04-168DETBOSALW 9-7Box | PBP51815ph5-22-----------------------.000.000.167.167
1973-04-179DETBOSALW 6-3Box | PBP61816ph5-22-11--------------------.083.083.214.298
1973-04-1810DETBOSALW 7-1Box | PBP71817ph5-33-----------------------.067.067.176.243
1973-04-1911DETBOSALW 11-7Box | PBP81818dh51211--------1-------------.063.063.211.273
1973-04-2113DETBALALW 3-1Box | PBP91819dh5144-121--1----------------.100.150.217.367
1973-04-2214DETBALALL 3-5Box | PBP101820dh5144-11---1----------------.125.167.222.389
1973-04-2415DETTEXALL 1-2Box | PBP111821dh5122-11-----1------1-------.154.192.241.434
1973-04-2819DETKCAALL 4-7Box | PBP121822dh6133122---1---1------------.207.241.281.523
1973-04-2920DETKCAALW 6-1Box | PBP131823ph3-11---------------1-------.200.233.273.506
May 1973
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1973-05-0524DETTEXALW 2-0Box | PBP141824dh6144113-1----------1-------.206.294.270.564
1973-05-0826DETKCAALL 2-7Box | PBP151825dh6144----------1----2-------.184.263.244.507
1973-05-1129DETMILALW 6-5Box | PBP161826ph3-2----------2-------------.184.263.279.542
1973-05-1331DETMILALL 5-6Box | PBP171827ph-lf5-1----------1----1--------.184.263.295.559
1973-05-1432DETNYAALW 8-0Box | PBP181828dh41442231------1------------.214.310.313.622
1973-05-1734DETBOSALW 1-0Box | PBP191829dh5144----------1------------.196.283.288.571
1973-05-2037DETMILALL 0-1Box | PBP201830ph-1b6-22-----------------------.188.271.278.549
1973-05-2038DETMILALW 5-3Box | PBP211831dh5143-22---1--1-------------.216.294.310.604
1973-05-2340DETNYAALL 5-6Box | PBP221832dh41431--------1-------------.204.278.306.584
1973-05-2643DETOAKALW 8-5Box | PBP231833dh4144----------3------------.190.259.288.546
June 1973
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1973-06-0147DETMINALW 8-3Box | PBP241834dh6122-121--3----------------.200.283.294.577
1973-06-0853DETOAKALW 4-1Box | PBP251835dh6144-11------------1-------.203.281.292.573
1973-06-0954DETOAKALL 0-4Box | PBP261836dh6133----------2------------.194.269.280.549
1973-06-1256DETCHAALW 6-5Box | PBP271837dh7144114--12---1------------.197.310.278.588
1973-06-1558DETMINALL 6-13Box | PBP281838ph2-33---------------1-------.189.297.268.566
1973-06-1861DETCLEALW 5-1Box | PBP291839dh6143---------1-------------.182.286.267.553
1973-06-1962DETCLEALL 7-8Box | PBP301840ph2-221231-------------------.203.316.284.601
1973-06-2063DETCLEALL 6-7Box | PBP311841ph3-21---------1-------------.200.313.289.601
1973-06-2265DETNYAALL 4-5Box | PBP321842dh6144-11--------------------.202.310.287.597
1973-06-2366DETNYAALL 2-3Box | PBP331843dh6132---------11------------.198.302.289.591
1973-06-2569DETBOSALL 1-2Box | PBP341844dh6133-11--------------------.202.303.290.593
1973-06-2772DETMILALW 5-4Box | PBP351845ph1-11-----------------------.200.300.287.587
1973-06-2873DETMILALW 8-6Box | PBP361846dh5133-11--------------------.204.301.288.590
1973-06-3075DETBALALW 4-1Box | PBP371847dh41421--------21------------.200.295.296.591
July 1973
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1973-07-0177DETBALALW 1-0Box | PBP381848dh4133-22--------------------.214.306.306.612
1973-07-0480DETCLEALL 2-5Box | PBP391849ph2-11-----------------------.212.303.304.607
1973-07-0581DETCLEALW 7-5Box | PBP401850dh61221261-12----------------.228.356.316.672
1973-07-0985DETTEXALL 7-9Box | PBP411851ph3-33----------2------------.221.346.308.654
1973-07-1086DETTEXALW 5-4Box | PBP421852dh6144-11-------1------------.222.343.306.648
1973-07-1187DETTEXALW 14-2Box | PBP431853ph3-44-231------1------------.232.357.312.669
1973-07-1288DETCALALW 7-6Box | PBP441854ph3-22-----------------------.228.351.307.658
1973-07-1389DETCALALW 8-2Box | PBP451855dh4154136--12--1-------------.246.390.326.716
1973-07-1490DETCALALW 2-1Box | PBP461856dh4143-22------1-------------.256.397.338.735
1973-07-1894DETKCAALW 14-4Box | PBP471857ph3-321--------1----1--------.252.390.338.728
1973-07-2095DETTEXALL 6-8Box | PBP481858dh6122-11--------------------.256.392.340.732
1973-07-2196DETTEXALL 3-4Box | PBP4918591b6133-----------------------.250.383.333.716
1973-07-2698DETBOSALW 6-5Box | PBP501860ph3-22228--22----------------.262.438.342.781
1973-07-2799DETBOSALW 4-2Box | PBP511861dh5144-11---1----------------.261.433.340.773
1973-07-28100DETBALALW 3-2Box | PBP521862dh5144125--12---1------------.268.457.344.801
1973-07-29101DETBALALW 8-3Box | PBP531863dh5144114--13---1------------.268.472.342.814
1973-07-30102DETBALALW 4-3Box | PBP541864ph3-1----------1-------------.268.472.346.818
August 1973
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1973-08-03107DETNYAALW 7-2Box | PBP551865dh5154---------1----11-------.260.459.341.800
1973-08-04108DETNYAALL 2-3Box | PBP561866dh5166-11-------1------------.257.447.335.783
1973-08-06110DETNYAALW 5-4Box | PBP571867ph6-11114--12----------------.261.471.339.810
1973-08-07111DETOAKALL 4-8Box | PBP581868dh5143---------1-------------.256.462.337.799
1973-08-07112DETOAKALW 2-0Box | PBP591869dh5133111-------2------------.258.459.337.796
1973-08-08113DETOAKALW 3-2Box | PBP601870dh6133-11--------------------.259.457.337.794
1973-08-09114DETCHAALL 4-5Box | PBP611871dh6132---------1----1--------.256.451.337.788
1973-08-11116DETCHAALW 4-2Box | PBP621872dh6133----------1------------.251.443.332.775
1973-08-13118DETMINALW 9-3Box | PBP631873ph3-22---------------1-------.249.438.328.766
1973-08-19123DETCALALW 4-3Box | PBP641874dh6154125--11--1-------------.254.457.335.792
1973-08-20124DETOAKALL 2-7Box | PBP651875dh6144111-------1----1-------.254.452.333.785
1973-08-21125DETOAKALW 6-4Box | PBP661876dh6122------1----------------.251.447.330.777
1973-08-24127DETCHAALW 6-5Box | PBP671877dh6133-121-------------------.253.451.330.781
1973-08-26129DETCHAALL 1-4Box | PBP681878dh6133125--11----------------.259.470.335.805
1973-08-26130DETCHAALL 1-3Box | PBP691879dh4133-----------------------.255.463.330.793
1973-08-27131DETMINALL 3-5Box | PBP701880ph9-11-----------------------.254.460.329.789
1973-08-28132DETMINALL 0-5Box | PBP711881ph9-11----------1------------.253.458.327.785
1973-08-31135DETCLEALL 3-6Box | PBP721882dh5133----------1------------.249.451.322.773
September 1973
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1973-09-01136DETCLEALL 4-5Box | PBP731883ph3-33-----------------------.245.444.318.762
1973-09-05140DETCLEALW 7-3Box | PBP741884ph5-11114--11----------------.249.462.321.783
1973-09-08143DETBOSALW 6-1Box | PBP751885dh3154236--11--1-------------.259.483.332.814
1973-09-09144DETBOSALW 5-4Box | PBP761886dh3143-121-----1-------------.260.485.335.820
1973-09-10145DETMILALL 5-6Box | PBP771887ph9-11-----------------------.259.483.333.816
1973-09-15148DETMILALW 4-3Box | PBP781888ph7-11---------------1-------.257.481.332.812
1973-09-19151DETBALALW 10-1Box | PBP791889dh31541121-----1-------------.257.481.333.814
1973-09-20152DETBALALL 0-9Box | PBP801890ph9-11-----------------------.256.479.332.811
1973-09-21153DETBOSALW 5-1Box | PBP811891dh4133-22--------------------.262.481.336.817
1973-09-22154DETBOSALW 4-3Box | PBP821892dh4133111---1----------------.263.479.336.815
1973-09-25157DETBALALL 3-8Box | PBP831893ph5-22-----------------------.260.475.333.808
1973-09-26158DETBALALL 0-4Box | PBP841894dh5133---------------1-------.257.468.329.798
1973-09-30162DETNYAALW 8-5Box | PBP851895dh4155-11-------1------------.256.463.327.789
85 record(s)
Glossary:
Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play 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)