James Phillip Howell
Born: April 25, 1983 in Modesto, CA
High Schools: Jesuit HS (Carmichael, CA), Jesuit HS (Sacramento, CA)
Schools: University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX), University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA)
Drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 1st round (31st pick) of the 2004 amateur draft.
Signed July 20, 2004. (All Transactions)
Debut: June 11, 2005 (Age 22.047) vs. ARI 5.0 IP, 4 H, 8 SO, 2 BB, 1 ER, W
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2005 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Rays/Dodgers/DevilRays/Royals 2005-2014
2014 Contract Status: Signed thru 2015, 2 yrs/$11.25M (14-15) & 16 team option (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 7.007, Free Agent: 2016 [*], Agents: Legacy Sports Group [*]
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