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Jose OquendoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1979-1995 MLB Years: 1983-1995
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Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsSS-968, 2B-658, OF-63, 3B-58, 1B-23, P-3, C-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJose Manuel Oquendo
Height5-10Weight156BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 4,1963 [54.292]PlaceRio Piedras,Puerto Rico
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1983-NYN-#6
MLB DebutMay 2,1983 [19.303]
OrganizationsSLN [11] NYN [6] Awards0
TBC Player ID16180Retrosheet IDoquej001MLBAM ID120038
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed58Power19Contact76XBH22RBIs24Runs34Hitting44Durability62Team.495Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Grays Harbor LoggersNwstA-nyn-ss156422024508011496334512100.227.329.277.606619257.280.050.214.28912.8417.511.360.39220.0018.00
1980Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-ss1610930138511030261464759013200.169.280.223.5036713363.209.054.236.24512.9516.251.260.000.0025.49
1981Lynchburg MetsCaroA+nyn-ss171243935998860383814716125120.249.366.300.66611814472.294.051.293.31815.0412.920.860.000.0014.29
1982Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ss1811433740728302224164150014110.214.298.255.5538611393.250.041.187.26110.4312.721.220.000.0015.28
1983Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ss191334340003205601200.118.220.118.3384042.133.000.206.17411.9014.291.200.000.000.00
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn2ss19120328297070117891960231210.213.260.244.504808353.257.031.085.2325.3817.003.160.28328.0011.43
1984Tidewater TidesILAAAnyn-ss203811381810188051411000.159.202.195.397222120.173.036.150.1874.1711.672.800.83113.0011.11
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn2ss2081189234250010101152623222.222.284.249.533475211.255.027.153.2467.1112.321.730.000.0011.90
1985Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ss211333843881811301342441515400.211.264.245.5099410432.231.034.120.2365.569.491.710.23384.0012.35
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11ss-2b227613820414101323152002343.297.359.341.700475158.339.044.145.3099.4912.661.330.000.0012.20
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11of-2b2311624843719012444542906466.286.408.335.7438310312.315.049.266.33917.319.290.540.32248.0014.08
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln112b-3b2414845136125101746465240012378.277.350.350.70015818518.290.073.184.31710.047.720.771.3564.4314.40
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln112b2516355659162287148357959078712.291.375.372.74720736650.319.081.219.33912.159.080.750.15556.0022.22
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln112b261564693811817513711744605587.252.350.316.66614823553.274.064.222.30613.388.320.620.18469.0019.49
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln112b271273663788114126126748143135.240.357.301.65811016441.272.061.240.30015.1910.880.720.23366.0018.18
1992Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-2b2827330001000000000.429.429.429.858307.429.000.000.3910.000.000.000.000.000.00
1992Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ss28206481720060111300100.266.368.297.66519276.274.031.188.31714.473.950.270.000.0011.76
1992Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2271112020070111300100.282.373.310.68322283.290.028.169.32313.253.610.270.000.0010.00
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln112b-ss281435393103005300010.257.350.400.75014440.281.143.286.33312.507.500.600.000.0044.44
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11ss-2b29467371500040012803115.205.314.205.51915089.227.000.164.25213.488.990.670.000.000.00
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11ss-2b30551291334220911211601146.264.364.310.674404152.298.046.209.30513.8210.530.760.000.0011.76
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln112b318822031468321711352104131.209.316.300.6166613260.222.091.250.28313.468.080.600.77110.0028.26
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1190320233982110424142543533448376550325865.256.346.317.66310151423737.284.061.201.00011.9910.060.840.37228.7117.30
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter617185322139445133148108472372799511230.213.303.256.559474612162.247.043.204.00010.9612.901.180.14617.6715.48
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter31893297192194269472186114631810.206.275.241.516225251063.231.035.156.0008.0910.721.330.19466.0013.02
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter27330001000000000.429.429.429.858307.429.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter233694971491890645220118120218320.215.329.267.59618527835.258.052.268.00014.1314.371.020.000.0018.12
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6422024508011496334512100.227.329.277.606619257.280.050.214.00012.8417.511.360.39220.0018.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter98926852877099224132271723414290144295453.264.359.331.6908881293173.289.067.219.00013.059.140.700.41206.5418.19
New York Mets Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2015175211212012718103486463412.217.269.246.51512713564.256.029.110.0006.0315.252.530.18517.0011.61
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624364611214323554615117489.256.346.317.66313819509.284.061.201.00011.9910.060.840.37228.7117.30
Average Minor - Per 162 games1624875810312313928126273213310.213.303.256.55912416568.247.043.204.00010.9612.901.180.14617.6715.48

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11Rel230027.0010100101.04330100015.0036.00--9.00--0.00-8.87
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11Rel24014.5010100104.04220611002.509.00--13.502.250.17.0006.77
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln11Rel270027.0010100101.02330210004.0018.00--18.009.000.50-6.86
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter0112.0030300306.010880921013.1715.00--13.503.000.22.0004.33
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter0112.0030300306.010880921013.1715.00--13.503.000.22.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings03712.001100110001100220.0367293293033073370373.1715.00--13.503.000.22.0004.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1979Grays Harbor Loggers NwstA-nyn15SS63--881754027303263.8684.17------6498.488.7
1979Grays Harbor Loggers NwstA-nyn152B1--22--441.0004.00------641.61.4
1980Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn16SS107--1263583159515484.9404.52------10998.277.0
1981Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn17SS124--1693902361582559.9604.51------124100.088.6
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn18SS113--1863372576548523.9544.63------11499.182.5
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn19SS13--2023444743.9153.31------13100.09.4
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn19SS116--1823262165529508.9604.38------12096.771.6
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn20SS37--54111224167165.9884.46------3897.426.4
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn20SS67--95152733254247.9723.69------8182.741.4
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln21SS133--2273412364591568.9614.27------133100.093.7
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22SS29--30564129086.9562.97------7638.218.0
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln222B21--22364116258.9352.76------7627.613.0
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22OF1---------------761.30.6
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln223B1---2--221.0002.00------761.30.6
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23OF46--654-169691.0001.50------11639.728.4
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln232B32--5065-201151151.0003.59------11627.619.8
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23SS23--1150276361.9682.65------11619.814.2
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln233B8--614212220.9092.50------1166.94.9
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln231B3--17--217171.0005.67------1162.61.9
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln23P1-1-------------1160.90.6
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln242B69--149184141334333.9974.83------14846.642.6
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln243B47--228858115110.9572.34------14831.829.0
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24SS17--2337386360.9523.53------14811.510.5
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln241B16--516245957.9663.56------14810.89.9
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24OF15--22---22221.0001.47------14810.19.3
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24P1-4-------------1480.70.6
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24C1--1---111.0001.00------1480.70.6
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln252B156--3465005106851846.9945.42------16395.796.3
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25SS7--923123332.9704.57------1634.34.3
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln251B1--1---111.0001.00------1630.60.6
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln262B150--285393365681678.9964.52------15696.292.6
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26SS4--910122019.9504.75------1562.62.5
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln272B118--244346760597590.9885.00------12792.972.8
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27SS22--2722255149.9612.23------12717.313.6
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln271B3---------------1272.41.9
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln27P1-1-------------1270.80.6
1992Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln282B2--32-1551.0002.50------2100.01.5
1992Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln28SS14--2442577166.9304.71------2070.09.8
1992Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln282B6--1213-425251.0004.17------2030.04.2
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln282B9--1422-536361.0004.00------1464.35.6
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28SS5--48121312.9232.40------1435.73.1
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29SS22--2758198685.9883.86------4647.813.6
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln292B16--2524-649491.0003.06------4634.89.9
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30SS28--1851487369.9452.46------5550.924.6
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln302B16--3547-1482821.0005.13------5529.114.0
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln312B62--114148537267262.9814.23------8870.543.4
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31SS24--20611148281.9883.38------8827.316.8
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln313B2---------------882.31.4
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31OF1---------------881.10.7
MLB Totals for 2B - 10 season(s)-   2B649--128417652536530743049.9924.70------6490.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 12 season(s)-   SS364--4558544816713571309.9653.60------3640.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 4 season(s)-   OF63--874-191911.0001.44------630.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B58--2810479139132.9502.28------580.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B23--696267775.9743.26------230.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P3-6-------------30.00.0
MLB Totals for C - 1 season(s)-   C1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 5 season(s)-   SS310--5118545917514241365.9594.40------3100.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B6--1213-425251.0004.17------60.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B2--32-1551.0002.50------20.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS231--2957485412010971043.9514.52------2310.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS63--881754027303263.8684.17------630.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--22--441.0004.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1979Grays Harbor Loggers NwstA-nyn15---163------
1980Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn16----107------
1981Lynchburg Mets CaroA+nyn17----124------
1982Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn18----113------
1983Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn19----13------
1983New York MetsNLMLBnyn19----116------
1984Tidewater Tides ILAAAnyn20----37------
1984New York MetsNLMLBnyn20----67------
1985Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln21----133------
1986St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22---21291---1-
1987St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln231-332238---46-
1988St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln241116691747---15-
1989St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25--11567------
1990St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26---1504------
1991St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln271-311822------
1992Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln28---2-------
1992Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln28---614------
1992St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28---95------
1993St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29---1622------
1994St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln30---1628------
1995St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln31---62242---1-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1987St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB23512320014003200000.167.333.417.7505115.111.250.50020.0013.330.676.6712.0050.00
1987St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB23724260002001400000.250.280.250.5306025.300.000.0424.0016.004.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs512320014003200000.167.333.417.7505115.111.250.50020.0013.330.676.6712.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs724260002001400000.250.280.250.5306025.300.000.0424.0016.004.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1998New Jersey CardinalsNYPLA-Minorsln34Manager753441.45315.54 
1999St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln35Bench Coach1617586.46621.54Tony La Russa
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln36Third Base Coach1629567.586--1Tony La RussaLost NLCS (Mets)
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln37Third Base Coach1629369.574--2Tony La RussaLost in 1st Round (Diamondbacks)
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln38Third Base Coach1629765.599--1Tony La RussaLost NLCS (Giants)
2003St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln39Third Base Coach1628577.5253.03Tony La Russa-
2004St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln40Third Base Coach16210557.648--1Tony La RussaLost World Series (Red Sox)
2005St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln41Third Base Coach16210062.617--1Tony La RussaLost NLCS (Astros)
2006St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln42Third Base Coach1618378.516--1Tony La RussaWon World Series (Tigers)
2007St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln43Third Base Coach1627884.4817.03Tony La Russa
2008St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln44Third Base Coach1628676.53111.54Tony La Russa
2009St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln45Third Base Coach1629171.562--2Tony La RussaLost in NLDS (LA Dodgers)
2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln46Jose Oquendo1628676.5315.02Tony La Russa
2010St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln46Third base coach1628676.5315.02Tony La Russa
2011St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln47Third Base Coach1629072.5566.02Tony La RussaWon World Series (Rangers)
2012St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln48Third Base Coach1628874.5439.04Mike MathenyLost in NLCS (Giants)
2013St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln49Third Base Coach1629765.599--1Mike MathenyLost World Series (Red Sox)
2014St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln50Third Base Coach1629072.556--1Mike MathenyLost in NLCS (Giants)
2015St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln51Third Base Coach16210062.617--1Mike MathenyLost in 1st Round (Cubs)
2016St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln52Third Base Coach1628676.53117.52Mike Matheny
2018St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBMLBsln54Third Base Coach000.000--2Mike Matheny
* 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
1995-12-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1995-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-04-02TradeTraded by Mets with Mark J. Davis to Cardinals for John Young and Angel Salazar. 
1979-04-15ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1986St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll2279,000-5542222386,34760,00079,000
1987St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll23100,000-4082041344,90660,000179,000
1988St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll24275,000-3281753392,10762,500454,000
1989St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll25525,000-2411370++429,80262,500979,000
1990St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll26575,000-2731461++515,727100,0001,554,000
1991St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll27775,000-255964++742,231100,0002,329,000
1992St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll282,050,000-160681++962,245109,0004,379,000
1993St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll292,050,000-179681++968,431109,0006,429,000
1994St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll302,150,000-181680++957,101109,0008,579,000
1995St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll312,250,000-146884++999,520109,00010,829,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red