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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Manuel Rafael (Geronimo) Mota
Stat Years
1962-1982  [mlb] 1962-1982
5-11 / 168
Right / Right
OF (1022) ... 3B (15) ... 2B (6) ... C (1)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Signed as undrafted free agent by the New York Giants in 1957
Signing Scouts
Alex Pompez
MLB Debut
1962-04-16 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.057)
Service Time
LAN [13] PIT [6] SFN [1] MON [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15718 ... retro id: motam101 ... mlbam id: 119453
Father of Andy Mota, Father of Jose Mota, Father of Domingo Mota
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed58Power34Contact89XBH27RBIs67Runs45Hitting88Durability48Team.538Ratings Explained
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The list below is of all top 10 rankings for basic statistics over the course of his career for qualifying league. A qualifying league is MLB, Minor Leagues, Indy Leagues and Division I College. All other leagues may or may not be statistically complete at the league or conference level, therefore, we do not display the rankings here.

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  • CategoryYearTeamsLeagueStatisticRankStat Value
    Batting1964Pittsburgh PiratesNLSacrifice Hits611
    Batting1967Pittsburgh PiratesNLSacrifice Flies28
    Batting1969Los Angeles Dodgers
    Montreal Expos
    NLSacrifice Hits214
    Batting1970Los Angeles DodgersNLSacrifice Hits212
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Teams Number of teams available League Abbreviation or name of league Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank