Larry Owen Stats

Larry Owen was born on Tuesday, May 31, 1955, in Cleveland, Ohio. Owen was 26 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 14, 1981, with the Atlanta Braves. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Larry Owen baseball stats page.

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Larry Owen

Larry Own Autograph on a 1988 Score (#230)
Larry Own Autograph on a 1988 Score (#230)

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Birth Name:
Lawrence Thomas Owen
Nickname:
Larry
Born On:
05-31-1955  (Gemini)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Cleveland, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
06-06-2018 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Westerville, Ohio
Cemetery:
Cremated
High School:
Tecumseh High School (New Carlisle, OH)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
185
First Game:
08-14-1981 (Age 26)
Last Game:
09-25-1988
Draft:
1977 : 17th Round (420th)
Larry Owen

Larry Owen Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Larry Owen

Larry Owen Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1981 26 Braves 13 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 .000 .059 .000
1982 27 Braves 2 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667
1983 28 Braves 17 17 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .118 .118 .118
1985 30 Braves 26 71 7 17 3 0 2 0 12 8 3 17 2 1 0 2 .239 .313 .366
1987 32 Royals 76 164 17 31 6 0 5 0 14 16 0 51 7 1 0 5 .189 .260 .317
1988 33 Royals 37 81 5 17 1 0 1 0 3 9 0 23 2 0 2 0 .210 .304 .259
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
6 Years 171 352 30 68 11 0 8 0 30 34 3 98 11 2 2 7 .193 .267 .293
Larry Owen

Larry Owen Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1981 Braves C 10 5 126 28 2.8 27 23 4 1 2 0 7 1 .964 5.79
1982 Braves C 2 0 18 3 1.5 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 1.000 4.50
1983 Braves C 16 2 140 33 2.1 32 30 2 1 1 0 4 0 .970 6.17
1985 Braves C 25 19 577 145 5.8 140 129 11 5 1 1 24 6 .966 6.55
1987 Royals C 75 59 1,532 415 5.5 408 370 38 7 4 5 36 27 .983 7.19
1988 Royals C 37 31 779 183 4.9 181 168 13 2 1 1 15 8 .989 6.27
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
C Totals 165 116 3,172 807 4.9 791 722 69 16 9 7 87 43 .980 6.73
6 Years 165 116 3,172 807 4.9 791 722 69 16 9 7 87 43 .980 6.73
Larry Owen

Larry Owen Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1981 Braves 0 0 .000 4 0 n/a 0.0 4.0 0.0 - - -
1982 Braves 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.0 0.0 - - -
1983 Braves 0 1 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 8.5 17.0 - - -
1985 Braves 0 0 .000 2 0 n/a 35.5 4.2 5.9 - - -
1987 Royals 0 0 .000 0 0 0 32.8 3.2 11.7 - - -
1988 Royals 0 0 .000 0 0 0 81.0 3.5 27.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
6 Years 0 1 .000 7 0 0 44.0 3.6 11.7 - - -
Larry Owen

Larry Owen Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1981 Atlanta Braves 12 $32,500.00 - -
1982 Atlanta Braves 24 $33,500.00 - -
1983 Atlanta Braves 24 $35,000.00 - -
1985 Atlanta Braves 8 $55,000.00 - -
1987 Kansas City Royals 24 $100,000.00 - -
1988 Kansas City Royals 24 $110,000.00 - -


Lawrence Thomas Owen was a Major League Baseball catcher for the Atlanta Braves (1981-1985) and Kansas City Royals (1986-1987).

Larry Owen was the first player to make it to the majors from Tecumseh High School (New Carlisle, OH), and , the first catcher from Bowling Green State University to make it to the show, their tenth big league player overall.

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Last-Modified: June 10, 2018 4:19 AM EST

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