Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Luis Mercedes Escoba Sanchez
Stat Years
1972-1985  [mlb] 1981-1985
Height/Weight
6-2 / 210
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (211)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
Death
2005-02-04 [51.164]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Houston Astros in 1971
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1981-04-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.229)
Service Time
Organizations
CAL [5] LAN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 17539 ... retro id: sancl001 ... mlbam id: 121660
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1972Cocoa Astros---D----181---632.541100000071.0552920031490001.216.970.003.936.213.681.58.667
    1973Cedar RapidsMidwA----192---594.2226000000130.01407561043930001.419.690.002.986.445.192.16.357
    1974Cedar RapidsMidwA----203---941.5925000000147.012239260441300001.137.470.002.697.962.392.95.692
    1975DubuqueMidwA----214---233.48600000031.0251912010190001.137.260.002.905.525.521.90.400
    1975ColumbusSouAA----214---6124.0221000000132.01377659064600001.529.340.004.364.095.180.94.333
    1976TampaFSLA+----225---024.5020000008.011440550002.0012.380.005.635.634.501.00.000
    1980Albuquerque DukesPCLAAAlan-266---215.32550000022.0271413110151001.6811.050.414.096.145.731.50.667
    1981Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAcal-277---007.8860005608.012771771002.3813.501.137.887.887.881.00.000
    1981California AngelsALMLBcal40277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf022.9417000817233.2391611411131011.4910.431.072.943.484.281.18.000
    1982Spokane IndiansPCLAAAcal-288---019.3122000009.21313101851002.1712.100.937.454.6612.100.63.000
    1982California AngelsALMLBcal40288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf743.21460002546592.2893633334581171.338.640.293.305.633.501.71.636
    1983California AngelsALMLBcal40299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1083.66561003455798.1924240640492031.348.420.553.664.483.841.23.556
    1984California AngelsALMLBcal403010Log - Sp - Ext - Perf973.334900044491183.28434311033621131.409.041.083.556.673.661.88.563
    1985Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-3111---0010.1340004405.17661241001.6911.811.693.386.7510.132.00.000
    1985California AngelsALMLBcal403111Log - Sp - Ext - Perf205.72260001626261.1674139927342011.539.831.323.964.996.021.261.000
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)28213.7519410012719327369.73711691543214521672151.409.040.783.535.274.121.49.571
    American League Totals (5 yrs)28213.7519410012719327369.73711691543214521672151.409.040.783.535.274.121.49.571
    California Angels Totals (5 yrs)28213.7519410012719327369.73711691543214521672151.409.040.783.535.274.121.49.571
    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
    1980Albuquerque DukesPCLAAA26P500.01000111.0000.200.003.4100.08
    1981Salt Lake GullsPCLAAA27P600.01300441.0000.700.004.5100.012
    1981California AngelsALMLB27P17033.2162097.7780.400.2115.5100.08
    1982Spokane IndiansPCLAAA28P200.0001010.0000.000.001.4100.017
    1982California AngelsALMLB28P46092.2119112120.9520.400.2228.4100.02
    1983California AngelsALMLB29P56098.11240225251.0000.400.2534.6100.01
    1984California AngelsALMLB30P49083.2310221513.8670.300.1630.2100.01
    1985Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA31P400.01000111.0000.300.002.8100.013
    1985California AngelsALMLB31P26061.1311111514.9330.500.2316.0100.09
    MLB Totals - (P)19403689706610.0000.000.00---------
    AAA Totals - (P)1700331010.0000.000.00---------
    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 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
    1980Minor5----------
    1981MLB17----------
    1981Minor6----------
    1982MLB46----------
    1982Minor2----------
    1983MLB56----------
    1984MLB49----------
    1985MLB26----------
    1985Minor4----------
    Totals211----------