Jay Canfield Howell
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: November 26, 1955 in Miami, FL
High School: Fairview HS (Boulder, CO) School: University of Colorado (Boulder, CO) by the Drafted Cincinnati Reds in the 31st round of the 1976 amateur draft. Signed June 21, 1976.
( All Transactions) Debut: August 10, 1980 (Age 24)
vs. LAD 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER Teams (by GP): Dodgers/Athletics/Yankees/Braves/Rangers/... 1980-1994 Agents: Dick Moss [*] Final Game: August 8, 1994 (Age 38)
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News -- February 2014
2/13 Golden Gate Sports: Best Of The Oakland Athletics: Top 10 Seasons In Left Field: With spring training upon us, Golden Gate Sports is going to spend the next few weeks looking at some of the best single-season ...
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10/28 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Why do foreign substances have to be a gray area?Major League Baseball’s rule on the use of foreign substances by pitchers is clear. Enforcement is not. ...
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8/21 The Writer's Journey: Fun Cards: 1981 Fleer Jay Howell: Jay Howell was a 31st round draft pick for the Cincinnati Reds in 1976 and made his major league debut on August 10, 1980. He ... News -- November 2012
11/8 District On Deck: This Date In Nationals History: Nov. 8, 2001: November 8 is a pretty boring day in history, which is why today’s move wasn’t even done by the Montreal/Washington ... News -- June 2012
6/23 PaulLebowitz.com: How Does Pine Tar Help A Pitcher?: When a pitcher throws a baseball, he gets his velocity from arm speed. Arm speed is enhanced by the use of his body. The legs, ... News -- December 2011
12/25 Bleeding Yankee Blue: WHY I'VE ALWAYS LINKED CHRISTMAS TO THE YANKEES: You know who my favorite ballplayer of all time is… Rickey Henderson was the guy I wanted to be in little league and I would ...
12/4 High Heat Stats: Trivia time #6: Who are these 13 pitchers?: Courtesy of reader topper009:Why are these 13 pitchers unique? With a minimum of 500 games appeared in, they are the only players ... News -- September 2011
9/28 B-R Blog: Wild Card Recap for Tuesday 9/27/11: 4 teams, 2 spots, 1 day: -- Red Sox 8, Orioles 7 / Rays 5, Yankees 3 -- Phillies 7, Braves 1 / Cardinals 13, Astros 6 In the woolliest of wild-card ... News -- August 2011
8/27 NY Baseball Digest: Looking Back at the Mets Trading David Cone: Nineteen years ago today the Mets sent David Cone to Toronto for Jeff Kent and Ryan Thompson. Cone may be remembered today ... News -- July 2011
7/5 Call to the Pen: A Look to the Past: 1988 NLCS Part 2: 1988 National League Championship Series Los Angeles Dodgers 4 New York Mets 3 For my account of Games 1-3, check out part 1. ... News -- April 2011
4/19 NY Baseball Digest: Fields Diary Brings Back Memories of Cone’s Gaffe: Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tom Lasorda thinks David Cone is one fine writer. “I think it was one of the best articles I’ve ... News -- March 2011
3/28 MLBTradeRumors: Reliving Rickey Henderson Trades With Alderson: Current New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson described Rickey Henderson as the best player he's ever had in any of his ... News -- December 2010
12/10 MLBTradeRumors: Jack Of All Trades: Rickey Henderson: When future generations see the ludicrous offensive numbers Rickey Henderson put up, they are going to be shocked when they ...