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Mario MendozaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1970-1983 MLB Years: 1974-1982
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PositionsSS-606, 3B-40, 2B-22, P-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMario Mendoza Aizpuru
Height5-11Weight187BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 26,1950 [67.178]PlaceChihuahua,Mexico

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1970 by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
MLB DebutApril 26,1974 [23.121]
OrganizationsPIT [10] SEA [2] TEX [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID15280Retrosheet IDmendm101MLBAM ID118945
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed42Power19Contact44XBH23RBIs30Runs42Hitting25Durability29Team.517Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970GCL PiratesGCLRk-1947167214452021000000000.263.263.317.580537167.263.054.054.2600.000.000.000.000.0015.91
1971MonroeWcarA-201063644585111736000000000.234.234.327.56111919364.218.093.093.2530.000.000.001.9252.0022.35
1972SalemCaroA+-2113646148102104346000000000.221.221.280.50112917461.216.059.059.2270.000.000.000.65153.6716.67
1973SherbrookeEastAA-2213248854131222843000000000.268.268.371.63918132488.256.103.102.2870.000.000.001.6461.0024.43
1974Char., W.Va.ILAAA-2327000001000000000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11ss23911631036120151183513226.221.259.252.511413177.277.031.080.2334.5219.774.380.000.008.33
1975Char., W.Va.ILAAA-243110614297008000000000.274.274.340.614367106.274.066.066.2790.000.000.000.000.0024.14
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11ss2456508910020031703001.180.226.200.42610156.273.020.080.2055.3630.365.670.000.0011.11
1976Char., W.Va.ILAAA-25729360024000000000.207.207.414.62112229.148.207.207.2830.000.000.006.9014.5033.33
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11ss255092617500120141500113.185.216.239.45522597.218.054.087.2084.1215.463.750.000.0029.41
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11ss26708151630040031002001.198.226.235.46119386.225.037.074.2113.4911.633.330.000.0018.75
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit112b-3b2757555121013312932010.218.283.291.57416262.244.073.145.2633.2314.524.501.6155.0016.67
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea11ss281483732674103129309621135012.198.216.249.4659314401.232.051.083.2102.2415.466.890.25373.0018.92
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea11ss29114277276863214341642011105.245.286.310.5968611305.282.065.119.2735.2513.772.630.66138.5016.18
1981Texas RangersALMLBtex14ss308822918536102221725114309.231.254.266.520617254.256.035.070.2402.769.843.570.000.0013.21
1982Texas RangersALMLBtex14ss311217120000000401001.118.118.118.2362018.154.000.000.1060.0022.220.000.000.000.00
1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-326217318322101210132512100.185.245.208.453363190.215.023.104.2156.8413.161.920.000.009.38
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter686133710628733941011285221964912438.215.245.262.507350461456.251.047.089.0003.5715.044.210.27334.2516.03
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter523179520342957102017110132512100.239.245.315.560566871812.234.076.084.0000.721.381.921.1089.7520.28
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter10231535679122510132512100.213.245.267.5128412332.225.054.098.0003.927.531.920.60157.5017.91
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13248854131222843000000000.268.268.371.63918132488.256.103.102.0000.000.000.001.6461.0024.43
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter13646148102104346000000000.221.221.280.50112917461.216.059.059.0000.000.000.000.65153.6716.67
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1063644585111736000000000.234.234.327.56111919364.218.093.093.0000.000.000.001.9252.0022.35
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter47167214452021000000000.263.263.317.580537167.263.054.054.0000.000.000.000.000.0015.91
Seattle Mariners Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2626505314216634364251041246017.218.246.275.52117925706.253.057.098.0003.5414.734.160.42216.6717.61
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter32444134901121364320864103411.204.244.245.48910814478.249.041.088.0004.1817.994.300.21441.0015.56
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter100246195561022217291153010.224.245.256.501637272.250.032.065.0002.5710.664.140.000.0012.73
Average MLB - Per 162 games162316256882124321252112319.215.245.262.5078311344.251.047.089.0003.5715.044.210.27334.2516.03
Average Minor - Per 162 games16255663133183653004801000.239.245.315.56017527561.234.076.084.0000.721.381.921.1089.7520.28

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11Rel260013.5010100102.03331201002.5013.504.509.00--0.00-12.24
1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-Rel32000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.5010100102.03331201002.5013.504.509.00--0.00-9.50
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0010100101.0000000000----------0.00--
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0013.5010100102.03331201002.5013.504.509.00--0.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings0013.501100110001100220.03303303301102200110002.5013.504.509.00--0.00-9.50
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings000.002200220002200220.0000000000----------0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23SS87--771871021274264.9643.03------9195.653.7
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24SS53--297051010499.9521.87------5694.632.9
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit243B1---------------561.80.6
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25SS45--42103519150145.9673.22------5090.027.8
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit253B2---2--221.0001.00------504.01.2
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit252B1---------------502.00.6
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26SS45--3680913125116.9282.58------7064.327.8
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit263B19--561-1211.9170.58------7027.111.7
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P1-2-1--111.0001.000.50-----701.40.6
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit272B21--1731134948.9802.29------5736.813.0
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit273B18--416312320.8701.11------5731.611.2
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27SS14--7141-2221.9551.50------5724.68.7
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28SS148--1774222091619599.9684.05------148100.091.4
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29SS114--1492901968458439.9593.85------114100.070.4
1981Texas RangersALMLBtex30SS88--1142701247396384.9704.36------88100.083.8
1982Texas RangersALMLBtex31SS12--1416463430.8822.50------12100.07.4
MLB Totals for SS - 9 season(s)-   SS606--64514528527521822097.9613.46------6060.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B40--924413733.8920.83------400.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B22--1731134948.9802.18------220.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1-2-1--111.0001.000.50-----10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit23----87------
1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit24----531-----
1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25---1452-----
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit261---4519-----
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27---211418-----
1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28----148------
1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29----114------
1981Texas RangersALMLBtex30----88------
1982Texas RangersALMLBtex31----12------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1974Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB2335010001001000000.200.333.200.533106.200.000.20016.670.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs35010001001000000.200.333.200.533106.200.000.20016.670.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1992Palm Springs AngelsCalifA+Minorcal41Manager683830.559--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
1993Palm Springs AngelsCalifA+Minorcal42Manager1366175.44923.55 
1994Midland AngelsTexAAMinorcal43Manager1366175.44927.03 
1995Midland AngelsTexAAMinorcal44Manager1366670.4856.03 Lost in Finals
1996Midland AngelsTexAAMinorcal45Manager1405882.41418.54 
1997Cedar Rapids KernelsMidwAMinorana46Manager1386276.4499.03 Lost in Semi-Finals
1998Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+Minorana47Manager1406674.47111.03 Lost in Semi-Finals
1999Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+Minorana48Manager1346371.47013.54 
2000Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+Minorana49Manager1407070.50019.03 Lost in 1st Round
2002Shreveport Swamp DragonsTexAAMinorsfn51Manager1396079.43220.03 
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1982-06-07Released by Rangers. 
1980-12-12TradeTraded by Mariners with Willie Horton, Leon Roberts, Larry Cox and Rick Honeycutt to Rangers for Steve Finch, Brian Allard, Jerry Don Gleaton, Ken Clay, Rick Auerbach and Richie Zisk. 
1978-12-05TradeTraded by Pirates with Rafael Vasquez and Odell Jones to Mariners for Tom McMillan, Rick Jones and Enrique Romo. 
1970-07-14ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Pirates. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.