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Larry Bowa
Lawrence Robert Bowa

Bats Both, Throws Right
Height 5' 10", Weight 155 lb.
School Sacramento CC

MLB Debut April 7, 1970
Final Game October 6, 1985
Born December 6, 1945 in Sacramento, CA

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1970 24 KCA AL  158  589   67  139  19   4   0   53  61  16   23   50  .236  .263  .282  .545  166  15   3   2   0  11  
 1971 25 KCA AL  162  695   92  175  22   7   0   36  61  16   49   63  .252  .309  .304  .612  211  12   2   3   9   2  MVP-20
 1972 26 KCA AL  161  649   96  177  20  15   2   53  63  14   39   41  .273  .316  .359  .675  233  31   2   2   3   4  MVP-11
 1973 27 KCA AL  143  399   49   96  11   7   0   30  32   6   19   18  .241  .274  .303  .578  121  24   1   0   0   8  
 1974 28 KCA AL  162  723  112  218  30  16   3   53  88  20   28   37  .302  .327  .400  .726  289  22   2   2   0   9  MVP-5
 1975 29 KCA AL  161  636   88  193  19  16   1   66  44  10   20   33  .303  .323  .388  .712  247  11   7   5   2  10  MVP-19
 1976 30 KCA AL  150  600   68  159   8  13   0   49  20   9   20   25  .265  .288  .322  .609  193  32   2   0   0   9  
 1977 31 KCA AL  157  676   97  203  13   7   2   60  44  10   30   39  .300  .328  .349  .677  236  10   5   0   0   4  
 1978 32 KCA AL  156  690   98  200  30   5   5   52  39   7   18   38  .290  .306  .370  .676  255   4   4   0   0   4  MVP-21
 1979 33 KCA AL  161  580   70  140  18  11   0   50  14   5   60   25  .241  .312  .310  .622  180   8   1   0   0  10  
 1980 34 KCA AL  126  431   44   93   7   0   2   35  10   3   16   26  .216  .243  .246  .489  106   5   4   0   1   5  
 1981 35 KCA AL   98  346   51  103  10   5   0   36  14   3   18   16  .298  .331  .355  .686  123   5   2   2   0  10  
 1982 36 LAN NL  153  509   62  140  20   5   0   52   4   3   35   52  .275  .321  .334  .655  170  22   2   0   0   8  
 1983 37 LAN NL  153  520   56  136  22   4   0   37   4   0   29   20  .262  .300  .319  .619  166  13   1   3   0   4  
 1984 38 CHN NL   49  119   11   32   5   1   0   10   1   0    7    7  .269  .307  .328  .635   39   1   1   0   0   3  
 1985 39 SLN NL   17   46    4   13   2   1   0    3   2   0    2    1  .283  .312  .370  .682   17   1   0   0   0   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 16 Seasons     2167 8208 1065 2217 256 117  15  675 501 122  413  491  .270  .305  .335  .640 2752 216  39  19  15 101
 Per 162 games        614   80  166  19   9   1   50  37   9   31   37                          206  16   3   1   1   8
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1970 24 KCA AL  24   45   2.5   2   0   0  .000  11  158  138  .873    0    0  .000  SS   2e16      -35   
 1971 25 KCA AL  27   74   3.6   0   0   0  .000  10  188  172  .915    0    0  .000  SS   1e12       27   
 1972 26 KCA AL  33   81   4.2   0   0   0  .000   7  172  161  .936    0    0  .000  SS   1e10       64   
 1973 27 KCA AL  23   35   2.8   3   0   0  .000   9  154  144  .935    0    0  .000  SS   1e17       77   
 1974 28 KCA AL  34   99   4.8   1   0   0  .000  15  210  192  .914    0    0  .000  SS   1e12       90   
 1975 29 KCA AL  27   81   4.6   2   0   0  .000  19  177  154  .870    0    0  .000  SS   1e30        0   
 1976 30 KCA AL  25   55   3.1   1   0   0  .000  13  190  171  .900    0    0  .000  SS   1e19       25   
 1977 31 KCA AL  29   83   4.5   0   0   0  .000  10  182  167  .918    0    0  .000  SS   1e14       24   
 1978 32 KCA AL  35   82   4.4   1   0   0  .000   6  173  165  .954    0    0  .000  SS   1e10      -13   
 1979 33 KCA AL  38   59   3.4   0   0   0  .000   9  155  145  .935    0    0  .000  SS   1e7        -7   
 1980 34 KCA AL  45   26   2.0   1   0   0  .000   6   59   50  .847    0    0  .000  SS   2e19     -133   
 1981 35 KCA AL  16   40   4.1   5   2   0  .400   9  119   99  .832    0    0  .000  SS   2e19       16   
 1982 36 LAN NL  26   55   3.7   5   3   0  .600  16  163  117  .718    0    0  .000  SS   3e20       48   
 1983 37 LAN NL  28   52   3.5   4   0   0  .000   6  149  119  .799    0    0  .000  SS   3e14      -32   
 1984 38 CHN NL  33   11   3.5  11   3   0  .273   6   42   24  .571    0    0  .000  SS   3e22       92   
 1985 39 SLN NL  21    5   4.6   5   1   0  .200   4   16    7  .438    0    0  .000  SS   4e30      102   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 16 Seasons          890   3.7  41   9   0  .220 156 2307 2025  .878    0    0  .000                  15   6
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 30.3 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1970 24 KCA AL  SS  156   266  519   11  104  .986  153 1385.0  5.10  GG
 1971 25 KCA AL  SS  162   260  606   10  129  .989  162 1473.1  5.29  GG
 1972 26 KCA AL  SS  160   292  576    7  101  .992  158 1440.1  5.42  GG
 1973 27 KCA AL  SS  141   210  463    9  111  .987  124 1100.1  5.50
 1974 28 KCA AL  SS  162   264  620   15  128  .983  160 1473.1  5.40  GG
 1975 29 KCA AL  SS  161   343  445   19  103  .976  150 1378.0  5.15  GG
 1976 30 KCA AL  SS  148   266  575   13   98  .985  148 1337.1  5.66  GG
 1977 31 KCA AL  SS  157   273  558   10  117  .988  155 1391.0  5.38  GG
 1978 32 KCA AL  SS  155   362  495    6  105  .993  155 1393.0  5.54  GG
 1979 33 KCA AL  SS  161   291  546    9  127  .989  161 1451.1  5.19
 1980 34 KCA AL  SS   61    98  190    6   25  .980   54  498.1  5.20
 1981 35 KCA AL  SS   94   182  329    9   62  .983   86  787.2  5.84
 1982 36 LAN NL  SS  151   249  448   16   73  .978  139 1245.2  5.04
 1983 37 LAN NL  SS  150   200  431    6   67  .991  141 1254.2  4.53
 1984 38 CHN NL  SS   34    48   98    6   22  .961   29  272.2  4.82
 1985 39 SLN NL  SS   12    25   34    3   10  .952    8   79.0  6.72
                 2B    1     3    1    1    1  .800    1    8.0  4.50
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1972 ALCS  KCA NYA   L    5  23  2  1  0  0  0   1  1  1  .043  .083  .043  0
 1976 ALCS  KCA BOA   W    4  18  2  7  0  1  0   3  1  1  .389  .421  .500  0
      WS    KCA CIN   L    5  20  2  5  0  0  0   0  1  1  .250  .286  .250  1
 1977 ALCS  KCA BOA   L    5  23  1  5  0  0  0   3  0  2  .217  .217  .217  0
 1978 ALCS  KCA BOA   L    5  23  1  7  2  0  0   1  0  0  .304  .304  .391  0
 1982 NLCS  LAN MON   L    4  11  0  1  0  0  0   0  0  1  .091  .091  .091  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1970  KCA   91-71   Mike Rodriguez
 1971  KCA   69-93   Mike Rodriguez
 1972  KCA  100-62   Mike Rodriguez
 1973  KCA   88-74   Mike Rodriguez
 1974  KCA   84-78   Mike Rodriguez
 1975  KCA   97-65   Mike Rodriguez, Gary Dewing
 1976  KCA   96-66   Gary Dewing
 1977  KCA  111-51   Gary Dewing
 1978  KCA   88-74   Gary Dewing, Rob Tomlinson
 1979  KCA   89-73   Thomas Toney
 1980  KCA   75-87   Thomas Toney
 1981  KCA   84-78   Thomas Toney
 1982  LAN   94-68   Billy Vanson
 1983  LAN   87-75   Billy Vanson
 1984  CHN   76-86   Alan Bosslet, Stan Berger
 1985  SLN   84-78   Mike Rescigno

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