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Micah Owings MLB Career Stats

32-33 4.86 483.0 347 1.40

Micah Owings Bio

  • Full Name: Micah Burton Owings
  • Born: 9/28/1982 in Gainesville, GA
  • Draft: 2005, Arizona Diamondbacks, 3rd rd. (83rd overall)
  • College: Tulane
  • Debut: April 6, 2007
  • Ret., Final Game: 4/25/2012
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MLB Career Stats 32 33 4.86 138 68 1 483.0 347 1.40


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NL Silver Slugger

Year Team League
2007 Arizona NL

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Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2007 2 4th in NL


Season SHO Rank
2007 1 2nd in NL

Bases on Balls

Season BB Rank
2009 64 24th in NL

Micah Owings Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
September 18, 2014 Jacksonville Suns activated RHP Micah Owings from the 7-day disabled list.
June 11, 2014 Jacksonville Suns placed RHP Micah Owings on the 7-day disabled list. right triceps strain
June 6, 2014 Jacksonville Suns placed RHP Micah Owings on the temporarily inactive list.
May 27, 2014 RHP Micah Owings assigned to Jacksonville Suns.
April 5, 2014 Miami Marlins signed free agent LF Micah Owings to a minor league contract.
November 4, 2013 LF Micah Owings elected free agency.
August 6, 2013 LF Micah Owings assigned to Huntsville Stars from Brevard County Manatees.
July 22, 2013 sent OF Micah Owings on a rehab assignment to AZL Brewers.
July 13, 2013 OF Micah Owings assigned to Milwaukee Brewers.
July 13, 2013 Micah Owings assigned to Brevard County Manatees.
June 30, 2013 Syracuse Chiefs released OF Micah Owings.
June 22, 2013 Syracuse Chiefs activated OF Micah Owings from the 7-day disabled list.
June 14, 2013 Syracuse Chiefs placed OF Micah Owings on the 7-day disabled list.
March 29, 2013 OF Micah Owings assigned to Syracuse Chiefs from Nationals Extended Spring Training.
February 6, 2013 Washington Nationals signed free agent 1B Micah Owings to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
October 23, 2012 San Diego Padres released RHP Micah Owings.
June 4, 2012 sent RHP Micah Owings on a rehab assignment to Tucson Padres.
May 8, 2012 San Diego Padres transferred RHP Micah Owings from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
April 26, 2012 San Diego Padres placed RHP Micah Owings on the 15-day disabled list.
February 2, 2012 San Diego Padres signed free agent RHP Micah Owings.
December 12, 2011 RHP Micah Owings elected free agency.
May 21, 2011 Arizona Diamondbacks selected the contract of RHP Micah Owings from Reno Aces.
April 7, 2011 Micah Owings assigned to Reno Aces from Arizona Diamondbacks.
January 24, 2011 Arizona Diamondbacks signed free agent RHP Micah Owings to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
October 6, 2010 RHP Micah Owings elected free agency.
August 25, 2010 Cincinnati Reds sent RHP Micah Owings outright to Louisville Bats.
August 17, 2010 Cincinnati Reds designated Micah Owings for assignment.
August 17, 2010 Louisville Bats designated Micah Owings for assignment.
July 21, 2010 Cincinnati Reds optioned RHP Micah Owings to Louisville Bats.
August 20, 2009 Micah Owings roster status changed by Cincinnati Reds.
August 6, 2009 sent RHP Micah Owings on a rehab assignment to Louisville Bats.
July 27, 2009 Cincinnati Reds placed RHP Micah Owings on the 15-day disabled list. Tight right shoulder.

Micah Burton Owings Bio Info

Micah Burton Owings...graduated from Gainesville (GA) High School in 2002 after leading his team to two state championships...also attended Forsyth Central High School in Cumming, Ga., transferring after his sophomore year...played collegiately at Georgia Tech University and then Tulane, transferring for his junior season...named ACC Rookie of the Year in 2003 and Conference USA Player of the Year in 2005...pitched and played first base for the Team USA club that won silver medal in the 2003 Pan Am Games. 2011 Returned to the D-backs, making 33 appearances (four starts) on the mound and one pinch-hit appearance...Tallied a career-high eight-game winning streak by winning all of his eight decisions on the year...went 3-0 as a starter and 5-0 out of the bullpen...tied for the team lead with his five relief wins...Worked scoreless ball in 20 of his 29 relief appearances...pitched more than 1.0 inning in 11 outings from the bullpen...Grabbed the win in Game 4 of the NLDS vs. MIL, working 2.0 innings of scoreless relief. 2010 Opened the season with the Reds and posted a 3-2 record and 5.40 ERA (20 ER in 33.1 IP) in 22 relief appearances before being optioned to Triple-A Louisville on July 21...Tossed at least 2.0 innings in 7 of his 22 appearances for the Reds, including 3 appearances with at least 3.0 innings pitched...Made 7 appearances as a pinch hitter... connected for his ninth career home run on May 7 vs. Cubs...Collected 5 strikeouts in 4.0 innings, both of which were season-highs, on April 23 vs. Padres...Optioned to Louisville on July 21 and spent the remainder of the season with the Bats...posted a 2.21 ERA (5 ER in 20.1 IP) in 8 games (5 starts)...Was designated for assignment on Aug. 16...cleared waivers 10 days later and accepted an outright assignment to Louisville. 2009 Went 6-11, 5.74 in his 19 starts and 1-1, 3.06 in his 7 relief apps...made 19 of his first 20 apps as a starter and each of his last 6 apps in relief (12ip, 5er)...in the 4-2 win on 9/6 at Atl recorded both the victory and the game-winning RBI when while batting in the 12th inning he was hit in the helmet by a Kenshin Kawakami pitch with the bases loaded... the rest of the season appeared in only 3g, all as pitcher...in the 11-5 win on 9/1 vs Pit pitched the final 3.0 innings to earn his first professional save...in his last 4 starts went 0-4,10.90 (17.1ip, 21er)...from 7/27-8/19 was on the disabled list with a tight right shoulder...made 2 rehab starts at Louisville (1-0, 0.87) before starting the 5-2 loss on 8/21 at Pit...in his 19 starts the Reds went 7-12...made 6 quality starts...with an 8-2 win on 4/26 vs Atl snapped his personal 9-game losing streak dating back to a 9-3 Diamondbacks victory on 5/25/08 at Atl...in 14 apps and 10 starts between victories went 0-9, 8.53...in the 16-inning, 6-5 loss at SD on 5/16 threw a career-high 5.2 innings in relief (3h, 1er, 3bb, 5k, 1hr, 81 pitches, 44 strikes)...entered the game in the 11th inning as the Reds' seventh and final pitcher...retired his first 10 batters until Scott Hairston singled with 1 out in the 14th inning... Nick Hundley homered to end the 5-hour, 14 minute struggle...as a batter hit .259 with 3hr and 10rbi, including .250 as a pinch hitter (4-16, 1hr, 3rbi)...became the first Reds pitcher with 3 homers in a season since Tom Seaver in 1977...on 5/10 vs StL hit his second career pinch-hit HR (off Ryan Franklin)...in the seventh inning of the 4-2 win on 4/19 at Hou snapped the 1-1 tie with a pinch-hit, 2-run double off Geoff Geary...with 2 years, 139 days of service time fell 1 day shy of becoming eligible for arbitration. 2008 Began the season with the Diamondbacks and went 6-9, 5.93 in 18 starts and 4 relief apps before he was optioned to Class AAA Tucson on 7/29...was bothered late in the season by a sore right shoulder and made just 2 minor league starts...on 9/12 was acquired by the Reds to complete the 8/11 deal that sent OF Adam Dunn to the Diamondbacks...did not pitch for the Reds but in 4 pinch-hit apps produced 3rbi and 2 gamewinning hits...in the 3-2 win on 9/13 at Ari made his Reds debut in the 10th inning produced an RBI-double off Tony Pena that snapped the 2-2 tie...in the 4-3 win on 9/20 vs Mil produced a 2-run single off CC Sabathia that erased the 3-2 deficit...made Ari's Opening Day roster...in his first 4 starts went 4-0, 2.42...produced 9 quality starts...on 4/30 vs Hou tied the game with a pinch-hit, 2-run HR off Dave Borkowski...became the first pitcher to produce a pinch-hit HR since Mil's Brooks Kieschnick did it on 4/22/04 vs Ari...with Ari and Cin combined to hit .304 (1hr, 6rbi), including .294 as a pinch hitter (5-17, 1hr, 5rbi). 2007 Tied for fifth in the Majors among rookies with 14 quality starts, fifth with 106 strikeouts and fifth with 152.2 innings pitched...Made his Major League debut on April 6 at Washington, picking up the win, tossing 5.0 shutout innings, allowing only 1 hit while striking out 6...On Aug. 18 at Atlanta, he went 4-for-5 with a double, 2 home runs, 4 runs scored and 6 RBI...he set club records with 4 hits, 4 runs, 2 home runs and 6 RBI by a pitcher, and became the first pitcher to have at least 6 RBI in a game since Philadelphia's Robert Person had 7 RBI on June 2, 2002...he was the first pitcher to have 2 home runs in a game since Florida's Dontrelle Willis hit a pair on Sept. 20, 2006...he was the first D-back since Shea Hillenbrand on July 7, 2003 to have at least 4 hits, 4 runs, 2 homers and 6 RBI in game...became the first pitcher to have 4 runs and 4 hits in a game since Danny Jackson in 1988.

Threw his first career complete game on May 24 against Houston, allowing 1 run off 9 hits with a season-high 8 strikeouts...Pitched a complete game, 2-hit shutout on Sept. 18 against San Francisco, the 15th 2-hit shutout in franchise history...it was only the seventh complete game, 2-hit shutout in franchise history (3 by Randy Johnson, 2 by Curt Schilling and 1 by Brandon Webb)...was 1 of 4 rookies to throw complete game shutouts this season...On Sept. 27 at Pittsburgh, he tossed 6.1 scoreless innings, allowing 4 hits while striking out 4...at the plate, he went 4-for-4 with 3 RBI and tied the franchise-high with 3 doubles...he became the first pitcher since Whitey Ford in 1953 to collect two 4-hit games in a single season...Hit his first career home run on July 26 against Florida, a 2-run shot off Byung-Hyun Kim...Pinned with his first loss on April 11 vs. Cincinnati, despite tossing his first Major League quality start, allowing 2 runs over 6.1 innings...Went 4-0 with a 4.40 ERA (21 ER in 43.0 IP) over 7 starts (8 games) from May 8-June 20, striking out 26 over that stretch...Took the loss in 4 straight starts from June 25-July 16 (1 relief appearance on June 28), holding a 7.48 ERA (18 ER in 21.2 IP) in those games...Was 1-for-4 with 2 walks as a pinch-hitter this season.

2007 Postseason highlights: Started Game 4 of the NLCS vs. Colorado, tossing 3.2 innings, allowing 6 runs (2 earned), walking 2 and striking out 2.