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Orlando Cepeda
Orlando Manuel (Penne) Cepeda (Cha Cha,Baby Bull)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 2", Weight 210 lb.

MLB Debut April 15, 1958
Final Game September 19, 1974
Born September 17, 1937 in Ponce, P.R.

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 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1958 20 MLN NL  154  624   89  195  30   6  23  101  24   2   37  102  .312  .353  .490  .844  306   0   5  10   5  11  MVP-8
 1959 21 MLN NL  153  645   92  177  34   3  27   99  10   5   23  124  .274  .305  .462  .767  298   0   4   4   7  15  MVP-13
 1960 22 MLN NL  154  613   99  195  29   3  37  114  16   6   42   93  .318  .367  .556  .923  341   0   3   6   7   9  MVP-5
 1961 23 MLN NL  154  613   93  189  28   1  45  125   5   6   51  104  .308  .365  .577  .943  354   0   7  22   8  22  MVP-5
 1962 24 MLN NL  162  638   84  190  23   1  35  101   1   2   34  100  .298  .336  .502  .837  320   0  11  10   8  23  MVP-7
 1963 25 MLN NL  160  610  101  186  34   4  40  105   7   0   59   80  .305  .378  .570  .949  348   0   3  11  15  18  MVP-6
 1964 26 MLN NL  152  573   81  170  18   2  42  131   6   2   48  102  .297  .359  .555  .914  318   0   4  13  10  23  MVP-6
 1965 27 MLN NL   28   37    4    6   2   0   2    4   0   0    3   19  .162  .225  .378  .603   14   1   0   0   0   0  
 1966 28 SLN NL  136  493   71  159  33   0  22   71  10   9   23   82  .323  .363  .523  .886  258   0   8   1  13  11  MVP-23
 1967 29 SLN NL  160  597   87  178  28   0  27  103  14   2   67   84  .298  .374  .481  .855  287   0   6  29   9  18  MVP-8
 1968 30 SLN NL  125  318   35   83  13   4  15   41   4   7   18   46  .261  .306  .469  .774  149   0   1   2   3   5  
 1969 31 ATN NL  158  605   78  151  25   1  28   93  17   8   47   89  .250  .306  .433  .739  262   0   6   2   5  16  MVP-19
 1970 32 ATN NL  161  634  104  178  37   1  32  105   4   4   43   73  .281  .338  .494  .831  313   0   5   1  14  28  MVP-12
 1971 33 ATN NL  103  264   41   83  18   0  18   56   4   9   16   27  .314  .351  .587  .938  155   0   2   2   0   8  
 1972 34 ATN NL   38   83   10   18   6   0   4   14   0   0   10   18  .217  .301  .434  .735   36   0   0   1   0   3  
 1973 35 DEA AL  133  524   56  140  18   0  16   60   0   0   27   93  .267  .305  .393  .698  206   0   1   7   2  18  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 16 Seasons     2131 7871 1125 2298 376  26 413 1323 122  62  548 1236  .292  .344  .504  .847 3965   1  66 121 106 228
 Per 162 games        598   86  175  29   2  31  101   9   5   42   94                          301   0   5   9   8  17
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27  AB  PH PHR  PAvg  E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  Pos  Defense  Diff Star
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1958 20 MLN NL  23  109   6.6   0   0   0  .000  12   51   25  .490    0    0  .000  1B   3e16      -10   
 1959 21 MLN NL  19   85   4.7   0   0   0  .000  12   56   30  .536    0    0  .000  OF   4(+3)e15 -111   
 1960 22 MLN NL  24  124   7.7   0   0   0  .000  19   56   20  .357    0    0  .000  UT              83   
 1961 23 MLN NL  26  119   7.0   0   0   0  .000   7   53   26  .491    0    0  .000  OF   4(+2)e8   -27   
 1962 24 MLN NL  22  100   5.6   0   0   0  .000  16   48   24  .500    0    0  .000  UT             -28   
 1963 25 MLN NL  26  130   7.9   1   1   0 1.000  20   64   29  .453    0    0  .000  1B   2e25       20   
 1964 26 MLN NL  23  107   6.7   7   4   1  .571  14   50   32  .640    0    0  .000  1B   2e22       14   
 1965 27 MLN NL  93    3   2.8  16   1   1  .062   0    1    0  .000    0    0  .000  1B   4e25       84   
 1966 28 SLN NL  32   90   6.7  11   3   1  .273   9   49   28  .571    0    0  .000  1B   3e17       52   
 1967 29 SLN NL  29  106   6.5   0   0   0  .000  13   51   34  .667    0    0  .000  1B   2e11      -68   
 1968 30 SLN NL  55   42   4.6  24   5   0  .208  10   20    8  .400    0    0  .000  1B   2e18       90   
 1969 31 ATN NL  29   77   4.3   3   1   0  .333   7   51   37  .725    0    0  .000  1B   2e10      -14   
 1970 32 ATN NL  30   96   5.3   3   2   1  .667   8   51   29  .569    0    0  .000  1B   2e13      -77   
 1971 33 ATN NL  70   47   6.3  44  14   5  .318   2   15   11  .733    0    0  .000  1B   3e13      116   
 1972 34 ATN NL  67   10   4.1  21   7   2  .333   1    5    2  .400    0    0  .000  1B   4e4       -93   
 1973 35 DEA AL  36   57   3.9   2   0   0  .000   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  DH             -95   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 16 Seasons         1309   6.0 132  38  11  .288 150  621  335  .539    0    0  .000                 -13   8
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 42.8 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1958 20 MLN NL  1B  154  1318   94   12  121  .992  154 1361.2  9.33
 1959 21 MLN NL  LF  127   236    1    8    0  .967  123 1119.0  1.91
                 1B   30   251   19    4   28  .985   30  260.0  9.35
 1960 22 MLN NL  1B   95   874   82   18   70  .982   93  815.0 10.56
                 LF   63   113    3    1    0  .991   61  546.0  1.91
 1961 23 MLN NL  LF  103   163    6    3    0  .983   99  889.0  1.71
                 1B   49   413   37    2   29  .996   44  397.1 10.19
                 RF   11    17    0    2    0  .895   11   84.0  1.82
 1962 24 MLN NL  LF  102   163    1    9    1  .948  100  840.2  1.76
                 1B   67   556   45    7   53  .988   61  552.0  9.80
                 RF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    1    7.0  1.29
 1963 25 MLN NL  1B   99   905   98   10   63  .990   95  870.1 10.37
                 LF   65   127    3   10    2  .929   64  547.2  2.14
 1964 26 MLN NL  1B  148  1369  135   14  117  .991  143 1300.1 10.41
                 LF    1     1    0    0    0 1.000    1    6.0  1.50
 1965 27 MLN NL  1B   13    60    2    0    5 1.000    7   58.0  9.62
 1966 28 SLN NL  1B   81   749   72    4   60  .995   80  726.0 10.18
                 LF   44    88    1    5    0  .947   42  381.2  2.10
 1967 29 SLN NL  1B  160  1478  132   13  115  .992  160 1451.2  9.98
 1968 30 SLN NL  1B  105   694   41   10   61  .987   70  729.2  9.07
 1969 31 ATN NL  1B  155  1385  110    7  115  .995  155 1394.2  9.65  GG
 1970 32 ATN NL  1B  158  1345  118    8  133  .995  158 1421.2  9.26
 1971 33 ATN NL  1B   55   525   43    2   64  .996   54  502.1 10.18
 1972 34 ATN NL  1B   17   145   12    1   18  .994   17  145.0  9.74
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1968 WS    SLN DEA   L    3   5  0  3  0  0  0   1  0  1  .600  .600  .600  0
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1958  MLN   80-74   John Storer
 1959  MLN   91-63   Jeff Tripodi
 1960  MLN   75-79   Jeff Tripodi
 1961  MLN   81-73   Jeff Tripodi
 1962  MLN   79-83   Jeff Tripodi
 1963  MLN   63-99   Ron Tidrow
 1964  MLN   80-82   Jim Taglia, Drew Kennedy
 1965  MLN   75-87   Jim Taglia
 1966  SLN   83-79   Mike Rescigno
 1967  SLN   98-64   Mike Rescigno
 1968  SLN  105-57   Mike Rodriguez
 1969  ATN   85-77   Brandon Colvin
 1970  ATN   81-81   Brandon Colvin
 1971  ATN   89-73   Brandon Colvin
 1972  ATN   75-87   Rich McCoy, Tom Austad
 1973  DEA   79-83   Dennis Van Langen

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