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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Louis Victor Piniella
Stat Years
1964-1984  [mlb] 1964-1984
6-2 / 199
Right / Right
OF (1400) ... DH (231) ... 1B (3)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
1943-08-28 in Tampa, Florida   [78.099]
High School
Jesuit (Tampa,FL)
University of Tampa (Tampa,Florida)
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Cleveland Indians in 1962
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1964-09-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.007)
Service Time
NYA [11] KCA [5] BAL [1] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16644 ... retro id: pinil001 ... mlbam id: 120586
Cousin of Dave Magadan
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed42Power58Contact86XBH53RBIs70Runs41Hitting83Durability48Team.542Ratings Explained
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Jobs in Baseball

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlJob DescriptionWLWpctOverallRankGBLPlayoffs
    1984New York YankeesALMLBHitting Coach8775.537---317.0dnq
    1985New York YankeesALMLBHitting Coach9764.602---22.0dnq
    1986New York YankeesALMLBManager9072.556---25.5dnq
    1987New York YankeesALMLBManager8973.549---49.0dnq
    1988New York YankeesALMLBGeneral Manager8576.528---53.5dnq
    1988New York YankeesALMLBManager8576.528---53.5dnq
    1989New York YankeesALMLBBroadcaster7487.460---514.5dnq
    1990Cincinnati RedsNLMLBManager9171.562---1-Won World Series (Athletics)
    1991Cincinnati RedsNLMLBManager7488.457---520.0dnq
    1992Cincinnati RedsNLMLBManager9072.556---28.0dnq
    1993Seattle MarinersALMLBManager8280.506---412.0dnq
    1994Seattle MarinersALMLBManager4963.438---32.0dnq
    1995Seattle MarinersALMLBManager7966.545---1-Lost ALCS (Indians)
    1996Seattle MarinersALMLBManager8576.528---24.5dnq
    1997Seattle MarinersALMLBManager9072.556---1-Lost in 1st Round (Orioles)
    1998Seattle MarinersALMLBManager7685.472---311.5dnq
    1999Seattle MarinersALMLBManager7983.488---316.0dnq
    2000Seattle MarinersALMLBManager9171.562---20.5Lost ALCS (Yankees)
    2001Seattle MarinersALMLBManager11646.716---1-Lost ALCS (Yankees)
    2002Seattle MarinersALMLBManager9369.574---310.0dnq
    2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBManager6399.389---538.0dnq
    2004Tampa Bay RaysALMLBManager7091.435---430.5dnq
    2005Tampa Bay RaysALMLBManager6795.414---528.0dnq
    2007Chicago CubsNLMLBManager8577.525---1-Lost in NLDS (Arizona)
    2008Chicago CubsNLMLBManager9764.602---1-Lost in NLDS (Los Angeles)
    2009Chicago CubsNLMLBManager8378.516---27.5dnq
    2010Chicago CubsNLMLBManager7587.463---516.0dnq
    27 record(s)
    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 Job Description Title of the role within baseball. W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) Overall Drafted Overall or College Team Overall Record Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 Playoffs Playoff participation description.

    Manager Record by Level

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    LevelSeason CountWinsLossesWPctPlayoff Count
    1 record(s)
    Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))