Quick Index: Teams | Leagues | Managers | Postseason
You Are Here > smileyleague.org > Tony Oliva
Tony Oliva
Antonio Oliva Lopez Hernandes Javique Oliva

Bats Left, Throws Right
Height 6' 2", Weight 190 lb.

MLB Debut September 9, 1962
Final Game September 29, 1976
Born July 20, 1938 in Pinar Del Rio, Cuba (age 84)

Batting   Glossary     Home Run Log       Vs. All Pitchers
Select Year:   
 Year Ag Tm  Lg   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   OPS   OPS+   TB   SH  SF IBB HBP GDP 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1964 25 MNA AL  162  676  123  208  31  12  31  111  17   4   39   81  .308  .351  .527  .878   125   356   0   3  10   8  12  MVP-5
 1965 26 MNA AL  131  469  101  161  35   1  21   69  22   6   49   40  .343  .409  .557  .966   135   261   5   4  15   6  10  MVP-15
 1966 27 MNA AL  162  674  122  225  35   9  33   94  21   3   40   77  .334  .376  .559  .936   135   377   1   2   0   7  15  MVP-1
 1967 28 MNA AL  153  610   84  169  33   7  20   82   5   2   31   76  .277  .317  .452  .769   109   276   0   3  10   6   9  MVP-12
 1968 29 MNA AL  144  522   76  142  32   4  20   79  19  10   41   75  .272  .329  .464  .792   123   242   0   6   6   6  13  
 1969 30 MNA AL  161  684  135  228  44   5  29  115   1   1   40   74  .333  .369  .539  .909   126   369   0   5   1   2  22  MVP-6
 1970 31 MNA AL  161  681  123  231  43   8  28  121   7   1   37   69  .339  .374  .549  .923   129   374   0   4   3   3  18  MVP-6
 1971 32 MNA AL  134  506   62  150  27   3  12   69   1   0   36   43  .296  .340  .433  .773   110   219   0   7   5   1  35  
 1972 33 MNA AL   10   23    1    6   0   0   0    3   0   0    0    6  .261  .261  .261  .522    79     6   0   0   0   0   0  
 1973 34 MNA AL  147  554   42  148  17   1   7   71   2   0   33   37  .267  .314  .339  .653    89   188   0   7   7   8  22  
 1974 35 MNA AL   78  319   30   86   9   4   9   48   0   0   11   34  .270  .293  .408  .701   102   130   0   3   0   1  17  
 1975 36 MNA AL  115  424   49  120  11   0  12   57   2   1   30   21  .283  .341  .394  .735   102   167   0   3   3   9  13  
 1976 37 MNA AL    8   22    6    9   1   0   0    0   0   0    0    3  .409  .480  .455  .935   133    10   0   0   0   3   0  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 13 Seasons     1566 6164  954 1883 318  54 222  919  97  28  387  636  .305  .350  .483  .833        2975   6  47  60  60 186
 Per 650 PA           601   93  184  31   5  22   90   9   3   38   62                                 290   1   5   6   6  18
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
   With MNA     1566 6164  954 1883 318  54 222  919  97  28  387  636  .305  .350  .483  .833        2975   6  47  60  60 186
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 MLB Totals     1676 6301  870 1917 329  48 220  947  86  55  448  645  .304  .353  .476  .830        3002  14  57 131  59 139
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+------+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1964 25 MNA AL  32  123   6.9   0   0   0  .000   3   62   41  .661    0    0  .000  OF   3(-2)e6   -38   
 1965 26 MNA AL  16  107   8.7  16   5   0  .312  15   35   22  .629    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e13   96   
 1966 27 MNA AL  30  140   8.1   0   0   0  .000   6   59   53  .898    0    0  .000  OF   1(-2)e10   81   
 1967 28 MNA AL  33   86   5.1   1   1   0 1.000   7   50   43  .860    0    0  .000  OF   1(-2)e5   -41   
 1968 29 MNA AL  28   76   5.1   8   4   1  .500   6   38   34  .895    0    0  .000  OF   1(-2)e6   -41   
 1969 30 MNA AL  30  129   7.2   0   0   0  .000   3   60   58  .967    0    0  .000  OF   1(-2)e7    58   
 1970 31 MNA AL  31  135   7.7   2   1   0  .500  23   61   42  .689    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e13   45   
 1971 32 MNA AL  21   63   4.3   4   0   0  .000   6   51   40  .784    0    0  .000  OF   2(-2)e10 -142   
 1972 33 MNA AL   9    1   2.5   6   2   0  .333   1    1    0  .000    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e25 -202   
 1973 34 MNA AL  47   55   3.5   2   1   0  .500   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  DH            -101   
 1974 35 MNA AL  60   32   3.5   5   0   0  .000   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  DH             -38   
 1975 36 MNA AL  14   55   4.7   5   1   0  .200   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  DH              13   
 1976 37 MNA AL   0    5  10.7   2   1   0  .500   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  DH             440   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 13 Seasons         1015   6.0  51  16   1  .314  70  417  333  .799    0    0  .000                  -4   4
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 34.7 (Average HOFer ~ 50)
HOF Monitor: Batting - 124.5 (Likely HOFer ~ 100)

Smiley Hall of Fame Voting
Ballot #2 (Class of 1964/1977): 9 of 20 votes, 45.0% -- continues to next ballot
Ballot #3 (Class of 1963/1978): 13 of 19 votes, 68.4% -- continues to next ballot
Ballot #4 (Class of 1962/1979): 14 of 15 votes, 93.3% -- ELECTED


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G     PO     A     E   DP    FP    GS    Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+
 1964 25 MNA AL  RF   161   290     6    3    0   .990   161  1448.2   1.84
                 CF     2     1     0    0    0  1.000     1     9.0   1.00
 1965 26 MNA AL  RF   115   199     8   15    2   .932   113  1013.2   1.84
                 1B     1     2     1    0    0  1.000     1     4.0   6.75
                 CF     2     1     0    0    0  1.000     0     3.0   3.00
 1966 27 MNA AL  RF   162   248     5    6    1   .977   162  1459.2   1.56  GG
                 CF     4     5     0    0    0  1.000     0    13.0   3.46
 1967 28 MNA AL  RF   152   213    15    7    3   .970   150  1359.0   1.51
 1968 29 MNA AL  RF   130   215     7    6    2   .974   128  1154.2   1.73
 1969 30 MNA AL  RF   161   338    10    3    1   .991   161  1464.0   2.14  GG
 1970 31 MNA AL  RF   159   287    12   23    1   .929   157  1445.2   1.86
 1971 32 MNA AL  RF   130   238    13    6    3   .977   128  1141.1   1.98
 1972 33 MNA AL  LF     4     2     0    1    0   .667     3    24.0   0.75
                 RF     2     3     0    0    0  1.000     1    10.0   2.70
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+
                               CAREER TOTALS BY POSITION
                 RF  1172  2031    76   69   13   .968  1161 10496.2   1.81
                 CF     8     7     0    0    0  1.000     1    25.0   2.52
                 LF     4     2     0    1    0   .667     3    24.0   0.75
                 1B     1     2     1    0    0  1.000     1     4.0   6.75
+--------------+---+-----+------+-----+----+----+-----+-----+-------+------+

Postseason Stats   Postseason Register
 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  AB  R  H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO   BA   OBP   SLG  SB 
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+
 1969 ALCS  MNA BAA   L    5  22  2  4  1  0  0   0  0  2  .182  .182  .227  0
 1970 ALCS  MNA NYA   W    3  14  2  7  0  0  0   6  1  0  .500  .533  .500  1
      WS    MNA SFN   W    4  16  4  8  1  0  1   5  2  1  .500  .556  .750  1
+------------------+-----+--+---+--+--+--+--+--+---+--+--+-----+-----+-----+--+


Draft History


Transaction History


Similar Batters

    Compare similar batters

  1. Cecil Cooper (925)
  2. Carl Furillo (914)
  3. Garret Anderson (913)
  4. Gus Bell (911)
  5. Dante Bichette (910)
  6. Minnie Minoso (908)
  7. Bill White (904)
  8. Gary Matthews (901)
  9. Bill Madlock (897)
  10. Magglio Ordonez (896)


Similar Players   (includes position adjustment)

    Compare similar players

  1. Carl Furillo (914)
  2. Garret Anderson (913)
  3. Gus Bell (911)
  4. Dante Bichette (910)
  5. Minnie Minoso (908)
  6. Gary Matthews (901)
  7. Magglio Ordonez (896)
  8. Andy Pafko (893)
  9. Bobby Thomson (892)
  10. Cecil Cooper (889)


Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1964  MNA   78-84   Kevin Batson, Alan Boodman
 1965  MNA   95-68   Kevin Batson
 1966  MNA   88-74   Jason Hartnell
 1967  MNA   78-84   Rick Ramacier
 1968  MNA   76-86   Tim Hagen, Frank Pennylegion
 1969  MNA  113-49   Rick Ramacier
 1970  MNA   92-70   Rick Ramacier
 1971  MNA   77-85   Rick Ramacier
 1972  MNA   75-87   Rick Ramacier
 1973  MNA   64-98   Rick Ramacier
 1974  MNA   78-84   Rick Ramacier
 1975  MNA   63-99   James Taglia
 1976  MNA   75-87   James Taglia

Quick Index: Teams | Leagues | Managers | Postseason