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Bert PenaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1977-2003 MLB Years: 1981-1987
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PositionsSS-1110, P-50, 3B-40, 2B-22, OF-1Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAdalberto Pena Rivera
Height5-11Weight165BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 11,1959 [59.099]PlaceSanturce,Puerto Rico

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1977 by the Houston Astros.
MLB DebutSeptember 14,1981 [22.065]
OrganizationsHOU [11] NYA [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID16457Retrosheet IDpenab001MLBAM ID120368
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed50Power44Contact46XBH48RBIs41Runs50Hitting36Durability49Team.484Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Cocoa AstrosFSLA+hou-179328528659212184325326100.228.309.284.5938112326.276.056.182.2779.8216.261.660.31285.0018.46
1978Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-ss181414102466100224462395412400.161.211.200.4118212453.202.039.090.1955.0820.974.130.44205.0018.18
1979Daytona AstrosFSLA+hou-ss19113341266611112344238329100.194.248.240.4888213376.252.046.114.2286.1222.073.610.27341.0019.70
1980Columbus AstrosSouAAhou-ss201243864797200949202468211300.251.296.373.66914429426.282.122.189.3025.6315.962.832.1142.8929.90
1981Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ss211354686912224127662584793710700.261.333.408.74119143539.307.147.284.3378.7217.251.981.3066.8635.25
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou1ss2142010000000001000.500.500.5001.000103.500.000.000.4580.000.000.000.000.000.00
1982Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ss22973625378175533138327554310.215.286.331.61712027406.256.116.218.2817.8818.472.341.2372.4034.62
1983Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ss23112382459421356325316664510.246.309.356.66513629428.282.110.183.3017.2415.422.131.1776.4030.85
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou1ss2348010000002200000.125.300.125.4251010.167.000.250.23220.0020.001.000.000.000.00
1984Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ss2489281347310353544324127550.260.334.370.70410418327.283.110.224.3159.7912.541.281.5356.2024.66
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou1ss242439381014003800013.205.262.308.57012242.233.103.179.2517.1419.052.672.3839.0025.00
1985Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ss2559204245310011910153132100.260.318.324.6426611225.301.064.142.2946.6713.782.070.44204.0020.75
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou13b-ss252029782004001601101.276.290.345.63510232.333.069.103.2803.1318.756.000.000.0025.00
1986Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ss261184577811923311601810376232200.260.319.396.71518137501.280.136.234.3207.3912.381.682.2041.5531.09
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou1ss261529361002105500023.207.324.241.5657134.250.034.241.24714.7114.711.000.000.0016.67
1987Tucson TorosPCLAAAhou-ss27732534456161528111214352100.221.293.352.6458922282.248.131.253.2887.4515.252.051.7750.6039.29
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou1ss272146570000002710003.152.204.152.3567049.179.000.043.1724.0814.293.500.000.000.00
1988Albany/Colonie YankeesEastAAnya-3b-ss282369816000421101430000.232.354.232.58616082.291.000.159.28912.2017.071.400.000.000.00
1988Columbus ClippersILAAAnya-p284714714317011332123336110.211.282.279.561418169.263.068.156.2597.1019.532.750.59147.0025.81
1988Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         7021622477011753224766110.218.306.264.570578251.272.046.157.2698.7618.732.140.40216.0017.02
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter88153183140110101328121310.203.268.248.516385170.240.045.137.0007.6516.472.150.59153.0016.13
Minor League Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter122440454949361783053438975333975747753480.231.296.330.62613332614540.270.099.193.0007.4716.672.231.1776.3227.88
AAA Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter73025543616261282740317773822744434372580.245.312.363.6759281952877.280.118.222.0007.8915.431.961.3963.8531.15
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2888657917930011778757177923700.207.261.280.54124241961.246.073.140.0005.9318.423.111.1478.6422.91
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2066265413120324412855136415200.209.277.260.53716325702.263.051.145.0007.8319.372.470.28313.0019.08
Houston Astros Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter88153183140110101328121310.203.268.248.516385170.240.045.137.0007.6516.472.150.59153.0016.13
Average MLB - Per 162 games162282335770218202452242618.203.268.248.516709313.240.045.137.0007.6516.472.150.59153.0016.13
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625356512424475813745100610510.231.296.330.62617635601.270.099.193.0007.4716.672.231.1776.3227.88

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003nullInd--Rel430018.0010100101.02221000002.0018.009.00----0.00--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0018.0010100101.02221000002.0018.009.00----0.00--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Columbus Astros SouAAhou18SS141--2293523964620581.9374.12------141100.098.6
1979Daytona Astros FSLA+hou19SS112--1522904548487442.9083.95------11399.182.4
1980Columbus Astros SouAAhou20SS123--1933632678582556.9554.52------12499.285.4
1981Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou21SS135--22446439101727688.9465.10------135100.097.1
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou21SS3--11-1221.0000.67------475.02.7
1982Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou22SS96--1812993163511480.9395.00------9799.067.6
1982Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou22OF1--1-1-21.5001.00------971.00.7
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou23SS111--1662901958475456.9604.11------11299.178.2
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23SS4--17-2881.0002.00------4100.02.5
1984Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou24SS89--1522541455420406.9674.56------89100.063.6
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24SS21--2639356865.9563.10------2487.513.0
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25SS53--761531427243229.9424.32------5989.837.9
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou252B5--1116333027.9005.40------598.53.6
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou253B7--37--10101.0001.43------2035.04.3
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25SS6--58121413.9292.17------2030.03.7
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou252B2--1---111.0000.50------2010.01.2
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26SS117--2063592365588565.9614.83------11899.281.8
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26SS10--1722424339.9073.90------1566.76.2
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou263B2--32--551.0002.50------1513.31.2
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou262B1---------------156.70.6
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27SS59--108151936268259.9664.39------7380.841.5
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou273B10--6192-2725.9262.50------7313.77.0
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou272B2--421-76.8573.00------732.71.4
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27SS19--1935135554.9822.84------2190.511.7
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou273B1---------------214.80.6
1988Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya283B13--611--17171.0001.31------2356.59.4
1988Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya28SS11--1622254038.9503.45------2347.88.0
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya28P50--2161-1918.9470.36------47106.435.2
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya282B12--2230-652521.0004.33------4725.58.5
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya283B7--512231917.8952.43------4714.94.9
MLB Totals for SS - 6 season(s)-   SS63--69112915190181.9532.87------630.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B10--69--15151.0001.50------100.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B3--1---111.0000.33------30.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 7 season(s)-   SS660--1113197014940532323083.9544.67------6600.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P50--2161-1918.9470.36------500.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 3 season(s)-   2B19--3748498985.9554.47------190.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B17--1131434642.9132.47------170.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1--1-1-21.5001.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for SS - 3 season(s)-   SS275--4387376714712421175.9464.27------2750.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B13--611--17171.0001.31------130.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS112--1522904548487442.9083.95------1120.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Columbus Astros SouAAhou18----141------
1979Daytona Astros FSLA+hou19----112------
1980Columbus Astros SouAAhou20----123------
1981Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou21----135------
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou21----3------
1982Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou22----96----1-
1983Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou23----111------
1983Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23----4------
1984Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou24----89------
1984Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24----21------
1985Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou25---553------
1985Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25---267-----
1986Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou26----117------
1986Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26---1102-----
1987Tucson Toros PCLAAAhou27---25910-----
1987Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27----191-----
1988Albany/Colonie Yankees EastAAnya28----1113-----
1988Columbus Clippers ILAAAnya2850--12-7-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2000Great Falls DodgersPioRkMinorlan40Hitting Coach764234.5532.02Juan BustabadLost in Finals
2003PennsylvaniaAtlInd-43Manager.000-- 
* 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
1977-05-02ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros. 
* 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
1985Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2560,000-51634-370,78060,00060,000
1986Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2660,000-61437-386,34760,000120,000
1987Houston AstrosTeam Payroll2760,000-59540-344,90660,000180,000
* 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