Roy Lee Howell
Position: Third Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: December 18, 1953 in Lompoc, CA
High School: Lompoc HS (Lompoc, CA)
Drafted by the Texas Rangers in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1972 amateur draft.
Debut: September 9, 1974 (Age 20.265, 11,169th in MLB history)
vs. CAL 3 AB, 2 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1975 season [*]
Teams (by GP): BlueJays/Brewers/Rangers 1974-1984
Agents: George Kalafatis [*]
Last Game: September 29, 1984 (Age 30.286)
vs. TOR 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 2 RBI, 0 SB
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