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Tony PerezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1960-1986 MLB Years: 1964-1986
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-1777, 3B-760, DH-82, 2B-1Position when Drafted1B-3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAtanasio Perez Rigal
Height6-2Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 14,1942 [76.068]PlaceCiego De Avila,Cuba

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1960 by the Cincinnati Reds.
MLB DebutJuly 26,1964 [22.073]
OrganizationsCIN [20] MON [3] BOS [3] PHI [1] Awards3Awards Voting7-304
TBC Player ID16499Retrosheet IDperet001MLBAM ID120404
RelationshipsFather of Eduardo Perez
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Player Notes:   Topps All-Star Rookie (1B) in 1965 ... The Cincinnati Reds retired his #24 on May 27, 2000
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed45Power81Contact41XBH78RBIs86Runs49Hitting73Durability70Team.551Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1960GenevaNyplD-1810438482107214643110456800000.279.354.401.75515431429.326.122.268.34310.4915.851.511.4064.0028.97
1961GenevaNyplD-1912146011016032727132000000000.348.348.624.97228766460.307.276.276.4200.000.000.005.8717.0441.25
1962Rocky MountCaroB-20100384721122081874000000000.292.292.526.81820246384.257.234.234.3550.000.000.004.6921.3341.07
1963MaconSALA-21692564479193114880245200000.309.368.535.90313733280.352.226.352.3988.5718.572.173.9323.2741.77
1963San DiegoPCLAAA-218294113115000000000.379.379.6551.03419529.357.276.276.4520.000.000.003.4529.0045.45
1963Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         772854890224125380245200000.316.369.547.91615638309.353.231.344.4037.7716.832.173.8823.7542.22
1964San DiegoPCLAAA-221244799614820834107000000000.309.309.597.90628662479.256.288.288.3950.000.000.007.1014.0941.89
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b221225121001003900000.080.179.120.2993128.125.040.160.15210.7132.143.000.000.0050.00
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b2310428140731441247022167221510.260.315.466.78113130307.300.206.274.3406.8421.823.193.9123.4241.10
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b24992572568104439101444223212.265.304.381.6859818278.302.116.175.3015.0415.833.141.4464.2526.47
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243b25156600781742872610203331024071015.290.328.490.81829461644.309.200.250.3595.1215.843.094.0423.0835.06
1968Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243b261606259317625718923251926171319.282.338.430.76826950690.303.148.232.3447.3913.331.802.6134.7228.41
1969Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243b27160629103185312371224263131237720.294.357.526.88333170704.316.232.335.3918.9518.612.085.2617.0037.84
1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243b281585871071862864012983831344071315.317.401.589.99034674681.348.272.422.42712.1919.681.615.8714.6839.78
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin243b291586097216422325914151120103513.269.325.438.76326750664.298.169.258.3447.6818.072.353.7724.3630.49
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b301365156414633721904255121006159.283.349.497.84625661576.330.214.324.3739.5521.012.203.6524.5241.78
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b31151564731773332710131741173061013.314.393.527.92029763647.352.213.348.40611.4418.081.584.1720.8935.59
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b3215859681158282281011361112208717.265.331.460.79127458667.280.195.294.3559.1516.791.844.2021.2936.71
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b3313751174144283201091254101306612.282.350.466.81623851574.313.184.288.3669.4117.601.873.4825.5535.42
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b341395277713732619911055088504910.260.328.452.78023857586.278.192.296.3528.5315.021.763.2427.7441.61
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon241b3515455971158326199143631112091514.283.352.463.81525957633.317.180.295.3519.9517.541.763.0029.4236.08
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon241b361485446315838314782038104215910.290.336.449.78524455590.334.159.232.3476.4417.632.742.3738.8634.81
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon241b37132489581322941373213882307414.270.322.425.74720846537.297.155.235.3297.0815.272.162.4237.6234.85
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos51b3815158573161313251051041931081125.275.320.467.78727359635.286.192.263.3426.4614.652.273.9423.4036.65
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos51b3984306357711393900276600309.252.310.395.70512123336.291.143.232.3228.0419.642.442.6834.0029.87
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos5dh4069196185114263101194800036.260.326.444.7708722215.317.184.276.3388.8422.332.532.7932.6743.14
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi241b4191253186111264310285710319.241.316.372.6889419285.285.131.245.3109.8220.002.042.1142.1731.15
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b42711379336121500112100128.241.295.343.638479149.270.102.182.2857.3814.091.911.3468.5027.27
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b437218325608063302222200212.328.396.470.8668614207.344.142.251.38410.6310.631.002.9030.5023.33
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241b4477200145112122900252500326.255.333.355.6887115228.278.100.225.30910.9610.961.000.88100.0029.41
B Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter100384721122081874000000000.292.292.526.81820246384.257.234.234.0000.000.000.004.6921.3341.07
D Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter225844192267531133175110456800000.316.351.523.87444197889.315.207.273.0005.067.651.513.7125.5836.33
MLB Totals - 23 Season(s)Filter277797781272273250579379165249339251867439106150268.279.341.463.804453296310861.308.184.280.0008.5217.192.023.4925.8035.25
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter20176414423842124616080245200000.312.332.579.911442100788.288.267.309.0003.056.602.175.8416.6142.02
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter13250810015923935112000000000.313.313.600.91330567508.262.287.287.0000.000.000.006.8914.5142.14
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter692564479193114880245200000.309.368.535.90313733280.352.226.352.0008.5718.572.173.9323.2741.77
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter1948684693619343395628711923928671130634871107181.283.346.474.82032466827630.309.191.291.0008.7917.121.953.7623.8535.26
Montreal Expos Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter43415921924489913462428413929771212838.281.338.447.7857111581760.317.166.255.0007.9016.882.142.6134.6135.27
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter304108712628956840175118720710111440.266.318.443.7614811041186.293.177.257.0007.3417.452.383.3727.1835.99
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter91253186111264310285710319.241.316.372.6889419285.285.131.245.0009.8220.002.042.1142.1731.15
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625707415929522963254109316916.279.341.463.80426456634.308.184.280.0008.5217.192.023.4925.8035.25
Average Minor - Per 162 games16261611619234103712960194200000.312.332.579.91135681635.288.267.309.0003.056.602.175.8416.6142.02

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin221B6--51-125251.9818.50------1250.03.7
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin231B93--52540655571565.9896.08------10489.457.4
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin241B75--53023646559553.9897.37------9975.846.9
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin253B139--1132211313347334.9632.40------15689.185.8
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin251B18--1345-121391391.0007.72------15611.511.1
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin252B1--28-110101.00010.00------1560.60.6
1968Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin263B160--1513432533519494.9523.09------160100.098.8
1969Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin273B160--1363423235510478.9372.99------160100.098.8
1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin283B153--1312863534452417.9232.73------15896.894.4
1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin281B8--366-442421.0005.25------1585.14.9
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin293B148--1133041826435417.9592.82------15893.791.4
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin291B44--1684216174172.9893.91------15827.827.2
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin301B135-1187120768911112841275.9939.441.07-----13699.387.7
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin311B151-12941318851313114161403.9919.291.08-----151100.093.2
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin321B157--129275611113731367.9968.71------15899.496.9
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin331B132--119272911312731264.9939.58------13796.481.5
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin341B136--115873511012361231.9969.05------13997.884.0
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon351B148--1312110118814331422.9929.61------15496.191.4
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon361B145--1181821111612741263.9918.71------14898.089.5
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon371B129--111465118111901179.9919.14------13297.780.6
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos381B137--1301871015013981388.99310.13------15190.785.6
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38DH13---------------1518.68.1
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos391B56--51937463560556.9939.93------8466.751.9
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos39DH23---------------8427.421.3
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40DH46---------------6966.728.4
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos401B2--511-76.8573.00------692.91.2
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi411B69--51440136555554.9988.03------9175.842.6
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin421B31--18612217200198.9906.39------7143.719.1
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin431B50--34022234364362.9957.24------7269.431.1
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin441B55--39829746434427.9847.76------7771.434.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 21 season(s)-   1B1777-24811448193611713421553415417.9928.686.21-----17770.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B760--644149612314122632140.9462.82------7600.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 3 season(s)-   DH82---------------820.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--28-110101.00010.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin22--6--------
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin23--93--------
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin24--75--------
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25--181-139-----
1968Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26-----160-----
1969Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27-----160-----
1970Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28--8--153-----
1971Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin29--44--148-----
1972Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin30--135--------
1973Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31--151--------
1974Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32--157--------
1975Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33--132--------
1976Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34--136--------
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon35--148--------
1978Montreal ExposNLMLBmon36--145--------
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon37--129--------
1980Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38--137-------13
1981Boston Red SoxALMLBbos39--56-------23
1982Boston Red SoxALMLBbos40--2-------46
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi41--69--------
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin42--31--------
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin43--50--------
1986Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin44--55--------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1970Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB28312142012001100000.333.385.7501.1359313.300.417.5007.697.691.007.6912.0075.00
1970Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB28518210000003400000.056.190.056.2461021.071.000.16714.2919.051.330.000.000.00
1972Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB30520041002000700000.200.200.250.4505120.308.050.0500.0035.000.000.000.0025.00
1972Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB307233102002004400000.435.519.5221.04112227.526.087.26114.8114.811.000.000.0020.00
1973Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB31522120012000400000.091.091.227.3185122.059.136.1360.0018.180.004.5522.0050.00
1975Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB33312350014001200000.417.462.6671.1298113.444.250.3337.6915.382.007.6912.0020.00
1975Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB33728450037103900000.179.258.500.75814331.125.321.4649.6829.033.009.689.3360.00
1976Cincinnati RedsChamp. SeriesMLB34310120003001200000.200.273.200.4732011.250.000.1009.0918.182.000.000.000.00
1976Cincinnati RedsWorld SeriesMLB34416151002001200000.313.353.375.7286117.357.062.1255.8811.762.000.000.0020.00
1983Philadelphia PhilliesChamp. SeriesMLB41110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983Philadelphia PhilliesWorld SeriesMLB41410020000000200000.200.200.200.4002010.250.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 6 yrs2077618303130031600000.234.263.390.65330680.259.156.1953.7520.005.333.7525.6733.33
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 5 yrs279510233031110112100000.242.321.368.689356106.282.126.25310.3819.811.912.8331.6726.09

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1987Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin45Hitting Coach1628478.5196.02Pete Rose
1988Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin46Hitting Coach1618774.5407.02Tommy Helms,Pete Rose
1989Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin47Hitting Coach1627587.46317.05Pete Rose,Tommy Helms
1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin48Hitting Coach1629171.562--1Lou PiniellaWon World Series (Athletics)
1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin49Hitting Coach1627488.45720.05Lou Piniella
1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin50Hitting Coach1629072.5568.02Lou Piniella
1993Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin51Manager1627389.45131.05 
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo59Manager1627686.46912.04 
* 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

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1967MLB All-Star Game Most Valuable Player1
1975NL Player of the Month (August)1
2003West Coast Conference All-Conference Team (UT)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-01-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-04-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Reds. 
1984-11-08Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1983-12-06Purchased by Reds from Phillies. 
1983-01-31ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1982-11-01Released by Red Sox. 
1979-11-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
1979-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-12-16TradeTraded by Reds with Will McEnaney to Expos for Dale Murray and Woodie Fryman. 
1960-03-12ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Reds. 
* 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
1985Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll43225,000-3831736370,78060,000225,000
1986Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll44275,000-3551349386,34760,000500,000
* 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