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Michael Bowden

Michael Bowden 47 P

Rochester Red Wings

  • Status: Free Agent
  • Full Name: Michael Matthew Bowden
  • Age: 31 (September 9, 1986)
  • Birthplace: Winfield, IL
  • Bats/Throws: R/R Ht: 6' 3" Wt: 215
  • Draft: Compensation 1 (2005, BOS)
  • MLB Debut: 08/30/2008
  • School: Waubonsie Valley, Aurora, IL
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Michael Bowden Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
November 6, 2015 RHP Michael Bowden elected free agency.
July 25, 2015 Minnesota Twins signed free agent RHP Michael Bowden to a minor league contract.
July 25, 2015 RHP Michael Bowden assigned to Rochester Red Wings.
July 16, 2015 Norfolk Tides released RHP Michael Bowden.
April 4, 2015 Cincinnati Reds traded RHP Michael Bowden to Baltimore Orioles for cash.
April 4, 2015 RHP Michael Bowden assigned to Norfolk Tides.
December 29, 2014 RHP Michael Bowden assigned to Louisville Bats.
December 22, 2014 Cincinnati Reds signed free agent Michael Bowden.
October 1, 2013 RHP Michael Bowden elected free agency.
September 6, 2013 Chicago Cubs sent RHP Michael Bowden outright to Iowa Cubs.
September 4, 2013 Chicago Cubs designated Michael Bowden for assignment.
July 11, 2013 Chicago Cubs selected the contract of RHP Michael Bowden from Iowa Cubs.
June 1, 2013 Michael Bowden roster status changed by Iowa Cubs.
May 29, 2013 Chicago Cubs sent RHP Michael Bowden outright to Iowa Cubs.
May 21, 2013 Chicago Cubs designated Michael Bowden for assignment.
November 2, 2012 RHP Michael Bowden assigned to Aguilas Cibaenas.
August 13, 2012 Chicago Cubs selected the contract of RHP Michael Bowden from Iowa Cubs.
June 4, 2012 Chicago Cubs sent Michael Bowden outright to Iowa Cubs.
June 1, 2012 Chicago Cubs designated Michael Bowden for assignment.
April 23, 2012 Chicago Cubs activated RHP Michael Bowden.
April 21, 2012 Chicago Cubs traded CF Marlon Byrd to Boston Red Sox for RHP Michael Bowden.
April 15, 2012 Boston Red Sox designated Michael Bowden for assignment.
August 27, 2011 Boston Red Sox recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox.
June 23, 2011 Boston Red Sox optioned RHP Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
June 10, 2011 Boston Red Sox recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox.
May 31, 2011 Boston Red Sox optioned Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
May 29, 2011 Boston Red Sox recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox.
May 20, 2011 Boston Red Sox optioned RHP Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
May 18, 2011 Boston Red Sox recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox.
March 25, 2011 Boston Red Sox optioned Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
December 2, 2010 RHP Michael Bowden assigned to Navegantes del Magallanes.
September 7, 2010 Boston Red Sox recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 28, 2010 Boston Red Sox optioned Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 14, 2010 Boston Red Sox recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox.
July 23, 2010 Boston Red Sox optioned Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
July 18, 2010 Michael Bowden assigned to Boston Red Sox.
March 23, 2010 Boston Red Sox optioned Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
March 23, 2010 Michael Bowden assigned to Pawtucket Red Sox.
October 19, 2009 Michael Bowden roster status changed by Boston Red Sox.
October 8, 2009 Boston Red Sox reassigned RHP Michael Bowden to the minor leagues.
September 5, 2009 Boston Red Sox recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 22, 2009 Boston Red Sox optioned Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 22, 2009 Boston Red Sox optioned Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 21, 2009 Boston Red Sox recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox.
August 21, 2009 Boston Red Sox activated RHP Michael Bowden.
July 19, 2009 Michael Bowden roster status changed by Pawtucket Red Sox.
July 10, 2009 Pawtucket Red Sox placed RHP Michael Bowden on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to July 8, 2009. right calf strain
April 27, 2009 Boston Red Sox optioned RHP Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.
April 26, 2009 Boston Red Sox recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox.
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Michael Bowden Awards and Honors

Michael Bowden  47 P

Michael Bowden
  • Full Name: Michael Matthew Bowden
  • Born: September 9, 1986
  • Age: 31
  • Birthplace: Winfield, IL
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 215
  • Draft: Compensation 1 (2005, BOS)
  • School: Waubonsie Valley, Aurora, IL
  • MLB Debut: 08/30/2008

2014: Pitched for the Seibu Lions in Japan's Pacific League (2-1, 4.50, 36g/1gs, 40ip, 20er, 30k, 24bb, 1.55WHIP)...
2013: Made 34 apps out of the bullpen for the Chicago Cubs... 
2012: Acquired by the Cubs along with LHP Hunter Cervenka in a 4/21 trade that sent OF Marlon Byrd to the Red Sox...began the season on Boston's Opening Day roster...designated for assignment by the Cubs on 6/1 and outrighted to Triple-A Iowa on 6/4...selected by the Cubs on 8/13 where he remained with the big league club for the rest of the season...pitched for Aguilas in the Dominican Winter League (3-3, 3.62, 7gs)...
2011: Appeared in 14g, spanning 4 stints with Boston...spent the majority of the season at Triple-A Pawtucket...
2010: Spent most of the season at Triple-A Pawtucket...made 14 relief apps over 3 stints with Boston...
2009: In his final season as a full-time starter at the minor league level, went 4-6 with a 3.13 ERA at Triple-A Pawtucket...made 8 apps, including 1 start in 3 stints with Boston...
2008: Began the season at Double-A Portland and advanced to Triple-A Pawtucket before making his Major League debut with a spot-start for the Red Sox on 8/30 vs the White Sox (W, 5ip, 7h, 2r, 1bb, 3k)... following the season was named Boston's top pitching prospect by Baseball America..
2007: Named Red Sox Minor League Pitcher of the Month for April as a member of Class-A Lancaster...
2006: Led Class-A Greenville with 118 strikeouts..
2005: Made his pro debut with the Rookie GCL Red Sox...selected by Boston in the supplemental round (47th overall) of the First-Year Player Draft.
PERSONAL: Graduated from Waubonise Valley HS (IL)...in Baseball America's Best Tools survey previewing the 2005 draft, he was listed as having the third-best breaking ball among draft-eligible high school pitchers...ranked the 38th overall and 16th-best pitching prospect in the 2005 draft according to Baseball America. Yr Club W-L ERA G GS