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Otto Velez
Otoniel (Franceschi) Velez

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 0", Weight 195 lb.

MLB Debut September 4, 1973
Final Game August 7, 1983
Born November 29, 1950 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 
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 1973 22 NYA AL    5    2    0    1   1   0   0    0   0   0    4    1  .500  .833 1.000 1.833    2   0   0   0   0   0  
 1974 23 NYA AL    2    3    0    1   0   0   0    0   0   0    0    0  .333  .333  .333  .667    1   0   0   0   0   0  
 1976 25 SFN NL   53   96    8   26   3   0   1   11   0   0   19   27  .271  .385  .333  .718   32   0   2   0   0   1  
 1977 26 SEA AL  107  333   51   85  16   2  10   27   3   3   80   80  .255  .400  .405  .805  135   0   1   0   1   9  
 1978 27 SEA AL   80  237   34   59  15   3  10   41   0   0   40   36  .249  .356  .464  .820  110   0   1   3   0   6  
 1979 28 SEA AL   82  247   43   73  23   0  11   47   0   0   35   48  .296  .388  .522  .910  129   1   1   1   3   5  
 1980 29 SEA AL   93  227   42   60   6   1  17   41   0   0   30   61  .264  .349  .524  .873  119   3   3   1   1   7  
 1981 30 SEA AL   79  223   30   43  13   0   8   45   0   0   39   62  .193  .307  .359  .666   80   0   5   0   0   6  
 1982 31 SEA AL   15   54    5    6   1   0   1    2   1   0   11   14  .111  .262  .185  .447   10   0   0   0   0   3  
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
  9 Seasons      516 1422  213  354  78   6  58  214   4   3  258  329  .249  .363  .435  .798  618   4  13   5   5  37
 Per 162 games        446   67  111  24   2  18   67   1   1   81  103                          194   1   4   2   2  12
+--------------+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+-----+----+---+---+---+---+---+
 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
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
 1973 22 NYA AL  17    2  68.4   2   1   0  .500   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  OF   4(-2)e14 1183   
 1974 23 NYA AL  67    0   4.5   2   1   0  .500   0    1    0  .000    0    0  .000  3B   4e37      -22   
 1976 25 SFN NL  80   14   5.3  17   7   0  .412   1    7    4  .571    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e7   -86   
 1977 26 SEA AL  46   58   6.1  19   5   0  .263   4   16    6  .375    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e9   -19   
 1978 27 SEA AL  61   40   5.9  15   3   1  .200   2    9    2  .222    0    0  .000  OF   4(+1)e8    -8   
 1979 28 SEA AL  16   51   7.7  17   7   1  .412   7   22    6  .273    0    0  .000  OF   4(0)e11   -15   
 1980 29 SEA AL  34   41   6.2  42  13   3  .310   0    2    2 1.000    0    0  .000  DH              21   
 1981 30 SEA AL  56   26   3.7  15   2   1  .133   5   11    2  .182    0    0  .000  1B   4e25     -102   
 1982 31 SEA AL  66    2   1.5   2   1   0  .500   0    0    0  .000    0    0  .000  DH            -176   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+
  9 Seasons          238   5.7 131  40   6  .305  19   68   22  .324    0    0  .000                 -29   0
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+---------+----+----+

HOF Standards: Batting - 12.7 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Traditional Fielding   (completed seasons only)

 Year Ag Tm  Lg Pos   G    PO    A    E   DP    FP   GS   Inn     RF  
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+
 1973 22 NYA AL  RF    1     2    0    0    0 1.000    0    5.0  3.60
 1974 23 NYA AL  3B    2     0    1    0    1 1.000    0    5.0  1.80
 1976 25 SFN NL  LF   15    21    0    0    0 1.000   14  122.0  1.55
                 3B   10     9   10    1    2  .950    8   65.2  2.60
                 RF    3     4    0    0    0 1.000    2   18.0  2.00
                 1B    3    11    2    0    0 1.000    1   10.0 11.70
 1977 26 SEA AL  RF   78   162    2    4    0  .976   77  684.1  2.16
                 LF    6    12    3    0    0 1.000    6   53.0  2.55
 1978 27 SEA AL  LF   18    33    3    1    0  .973   16  136.0  2.38
                 1B    8    55    5    1    7  .984    6   55.0  9.82
                 RF    5     6    2    0    0 1.000    4   36.0  2.00
 1979 28 SEA AL  RF   24    28    2    2    0  .938   21  183.0  1.48
                 LF   21    34    1    5    0  .875   21  176.0  1.79
                 CF   12    26    1    0    0 1.000   10   90.2  2.68
                 1B    2    10    0    0    0 1.000    1    9.0 10.00
 1980 29 SEA AL  1B    7    48    5    0    6 1.000    7   56.0  8.52
                 3B    2     0    1    0    0 1.000    0    3.0  3.00
 1981 30 SEA AL  1B   35   246   19    5   13  .981   31  273.1  8.73
+--------------+---+----+-----+----+----+----+-----+----+------+-----+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1973  NYA   80-82   Chris Kohlwes
 1974  NYA   66-96   Chris Kohlwes
 1976  SFN   62-100  Bob Mittleman
 1977  SEA   52-110  Jeff Tripodi
 1978  SEA   66-96   Jeff Tripodi
 1979  SEA   68-94   Jeff Tripodi
 1980  SEA   66-96   Jeff Tripodi
 1981  SEA   94-68   Jeff Tripodi
 1982  SEA   69-93   Jeff Tripodi

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