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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Mario Mendoza Aizpuru
Stat Years
1970-1983  [mlb] 1974-1982
Height/Weight
5-11 / 187
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (606) ... 3B (40) ... 2B (22) ... P (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1950-12-26 in Chihuahua, Mexico   [69.190]
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1970
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-04-26 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.121)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [6] SEA [2] TEX [2]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 15280 ... retro id: mendm101 ... mlbam id: 118945
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1970Gulf Coast PiratesGCLRk----19ss---147167214452021000000000.263.263.317.580167537.000.054.0000.000.000.000.00.0015.9
    1971MonroeWcarA----20ss---21063644585111736000000000.234.234.327.56136411919.000.093.0000.000.000.0052.01.9222.4
    1972SalemCaroA+----21ss---313646148102104346000000000.221.221.280.50146112917.000.059.0000.000.000.00153.70.6516.7
    1973SherbrookeEastAA----22ss---413248854131222843000000000.268.268.371.63948818132.000.103.0000.000.000.0061.01.6424.4
    1974CharlestonILAAA----23ss---527000001000000000.000.000.000.000700.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1123ssL-S-E-P5911631036120151183513226.221.259.252.511177413.080.031.2774.5219.774.380.00.008.3
    1975CharlestonILAAA----24ss---63110614297008000000000.274.274.340.614106367.000.066.0000.000.000.000.00.0024.1
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1124ssL-S-E-P656508910020031703001.180.226.200.42656101.080.020.2735.3630.365.670.00.0011.1
    1976CharlestonILAAA----25ss---7729360024000000000.207.207.414.62129122.000.207.0000.000.000.0014.56.9033.3
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1125ssL-S-E-P75092617500120141500113.185.216.239.45597225.087.054.2184.1215.463.750.00.0029.4
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1126ssL-S-E-P8708151630040031002001.198.226.235.46186193.074.037.2253.4911.633.330.00.0018.8
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11272b-3bL-S-E-P957555121013312932010.218.283.291.57462162.145.073.2443.2314.524.5055.01.6116.7
    1979Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1128ssL-S-E-P101483732674103129309621135012.198.216.249.4654019314.083.051.2322.2415.466.89373.00.2518.9
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1129ssL-S-E-P11114277276863214341642011105.245.286.310.5963058611.119.065.2825.2513.772.63138.50.6616.2
    1981Texas RangersALMLBtex1430ssL-S-E-P128822918536102221725114309.231.254.266.520254617.070.035.2562.769.843.570.00.0013.2
    1982Texas RangersALMLBtex1431ssL-S-E-P131217120000000401001.118.118.118.2361820.000.000.1540.0022.220.000.00.000.0
    1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-32ss---146217318322101210132512100.185.245.208.453190363.104.023.2156.8413.161.920.00.009.4
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)686133710628733941011285221964912438.215.245.262.507145635046.089.047.2513.5715.044.21334.20.2716.0
    American League Totals (4 yrs)3628967219722736585321332399027.220.246.270.51697824232.089.050.2523.2713.604.16298.70.3116.2
    National League Totals (5 yrs)32444134901121364320864103411.204.244.245.48947810814.088.041.2494.1817.994.30441.00.2115.6
    Minor League Totals523179520342957102017110132512100.239.245.315.560181256687.084.076.2340.721.381.9289.81.1020.3
    Minor: Rk Totals47167214452021000000000.263.263.317.580167537.054.054.2630.000.000.000.00.0015.9
    Minor: A Totals1063644585111736000000000.234.234.327.56136411919.093.093.2180.000.000.0052.01.9222.4
    Minor: A+ Totals13646148102104346000000000.221.221.280.50146112917.059.059.2160.000.000.00153.70.6516.7
    Minor: AA Totals13248854131222843000000000.268.268.371.63948818132.102.103.2560.000.000.0061.01.6424.4
    Minor: AAA Totals10231535679122510132512100.213.245.267.5123328412.098.054.2253.927.531.92157.50.6017.9
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (5 yrs)32444134901121364320864103411.204.244.245.48947810814.088.041.2494.1817.994.30441.00.2115.6
    Seattle Mariners Totals (2 yrs)2626505314216634364251041246017.218.246.275.52170617925.098.057.2533.5414.734.16216.70.4217.6
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)100246195561022217291153010.224.245.256.501272637.065.032.2502.5710.664.140.00.0012.7
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit11261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0013.5010001102.03331201002.5013.504.509.000.0013.500.00.000
    1977MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0013.5010001102.03331201002.5013.504.509.000.0013.500.00.000
    1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-322---000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.00.000
    1983Minor Totals: PITbyYearAAA----321---000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    MLB Totals (1 yrs)0013.5010001102.03331201002.5013.504.509.000.0013.500.00.000
    National League Totals (1 yrs)0013.5010001102.03331201002.5013.504.509.000.0013.500.00.000
    Minor League Totals000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    Minor: AAA Totals000.0010001101.00000000000.000.000.000.000.000.002.00.000
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)0013.5010001102.03331201002.5013.504.509.000.0013.500.00.000
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1974Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB23SS8700.0771871021274264.9643.000.0053.795.62
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB243B100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.83
    1975Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24SS5300.0297051010499.9521.900.0032.994.62
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB252B100.0000000.0000.000.000.62.03
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB253B200.00200221.0001.000.001.24.04
    1976Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25SS4500.042103519150145.9673.200.0027.890.02
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB263B1900.056101211.9170.600.0011.727.13
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26SS4500.03680913125116.9282.600.0027.864.32
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB26P102.00100111.0001.000.500.61.414
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB272B2100.01731134948.9802.300.0013.036.83
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB273B1800.0416312320.8701.100.0011.231.65
    1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB27SS1400.0714102221.9551.500.008.724.62
    1979Seattle MarinersALMLB28SS14800.01774222091619599.9684.000.0091.4100.01
    1980Seattle MarinersALMLB29SS11400.01492901968458439.9593.900.0070.4100.01
    1981Texas RangersALMLB30SS8800.01142701247396384.9704.400.0083.8100.01
    1982Texas RangersALMLB31SS1200.01416463430.8822.500.007.4100.05
    MLB Totals - (2B)22001731134948.9802.200.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)4000924413733.8920.800.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)6060064514528527521822097.9613.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)1020100111.0001.000.500.00.00
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    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1974MLB-----87-----
    1975MLB----153-----
    1976MLB---1245-----
    1977MLB1---1945-----
    1978MLB---211814-----
    1979MLB-----148-----
    1980MLB-----114-----
    1981MLB-----88-----
    1982MLB-----12-----
    Totals1--2240606-----