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Elias SosaTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1987 MLB Years: 1972-1983
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PositionsP-604Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameElias Sosa Martinez
Height6-2Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 10,1950 [68.190]PlaceLa Vega,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1968 by the San Francisco Giants.
MLB DebutSeptember 8,1972 [22.090]
OrganizationsSFN [7] MON [3] ATL [2] LAN [2] DET [1] OAK [1] SDN [1] SLN [1] Awards0Awards Voting1-2
TBC Player ID18266Retrosheet IDsosae101MLBAM ID122542
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks54Hittable57SO/BB58vsPower57Hitting11Durability56Team.487Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1968nullRk--Rel18058.00808000018.0333216014150002.6116.50--7.007.501.07.000-
1969nullRk--Rel19026.0014014000027.0222118022380001.637.33--7.3312.671.73.000-
1969nullA--Rel19014.50909000022.0271311017240002.0011.05--6.959.821.41.000-
1969Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0035.3323023000049.0493429039620001.809.00--7.1611.391.59.0002.37
1970nullA+--Rel20685.12210210000102.01196658039950001.5510.50--3.448.382.44.429-
1970nullAA--Rel20001.8030300005.03210420001.405.40--7.203.600.50--
1970Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0684.96240240000107.01226859043970001.5410.26--3.628.162.26.4292.03
1971nullA+--Rel211293.32310310000152.014068560481240001.248.29--2.847.342.58.571-
1972nullAAA--Rel221022.93550550000120.012340390441070001.399.23--3.308.032.43.833-
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38Rel22012.30808004315.21044012100001.405.74--6.895.740.83.0003.42
1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38R/CL231043.2871170004618107.0954239741708101.277.990.593.455.891.71.7143.26
1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38Rel24973.486806800306101.0945439845484001.388.380.714.014.281.07.5633.99
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38Rel25033.9514113004027.0221412314151001.327.240.994.614.941.07.0004.45
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38Rel25224.48430430021262.0703531329313101.5910.110.434.194.481.07.5003.61
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38Rel26445.35210210010335.0412621313321001.5310.440.763.318.152.46.5003.03
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27Rel26243.48240240014133.2301613012201001.258.02--3.215.351.67.3332.51
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27Rel27221.98440440020163.2421514712471000.855.940.991.706.643.92.5003.26
1978Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak33R/CL28822.6468068004414109.01063732544614301.388.750.413.635.041.39.8003.27
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27R/CL29871.966206200411896.2772421237591001.187.170.193.445.491.59.5332.93
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27Rel30963.07670670043993.21043332519581101.319.990.481.835.573.05.6002.82
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27Rel31123.66320320017339.046161638181001.3710.530.691.834.122.25.3333.29
1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet36Rel32334.43380380027461.06431301118241001.349.441.622.663.541.33.5005.16
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29Rel33144.3541140009172.0724135730454001.418.960.873.735.601.50.2004.01
1987San Jose BeesCalifA+--S/R37019.9531200006.012871920003.3217.051.4212.792.840.22.000-
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter59513.3260135980033083914.08733883396433453831601.318.560.633.275.271.61.5360.83
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter28284.1014411430000452.047925020611974070001.499.530.023.928.102.07.500-
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1022.93550550000120.012340390441070001.399.23--3.308.032.43.833-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.8030300005.03210420001.405.40--7.203.600.50--
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18184.18551540000260.02711421211962210001.419.370.033.327.642.30.500-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter014.50909000022.0271311017240002.0011.05--6.959.821.41.000-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter076.8022022000045.0555334036530002.0211.00--7.2010.601.47.000-
Montreal Expos Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18152.7016101610010130228.2227736910641353101.278.900.392.515.292.11.545-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter19123.301471146008027223.219910082159812812101.338.010.603.945.151.31.613-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter822.6468068004414109.01063732544614301.388.750.413.635.041.39.800-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter462.50680680034296.0723127724672000.996.660.652.226.202.79.400-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter664.79640640031597.21116152642634101.5710.230.553.875.811.50.500-
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter144.3541140009172.0724135730454001.418.960.873.735.601.50.200-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter334.43380380027461.06431301118241001.349.441.622.663.541.33.500-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter033.9514113004027.0221412314151001.327.240.994.614.941.07.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.321441143007920220.0209938115801297101.318.560.633.275.271.61.5380.83
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14144.10700700000220.02331221000961980001.499.530.023.928.102.07.500-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38p2284000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38p237114110001002201000.071.188.071.2591017.083.000.143.14611.7611.761.000.000.000.00
1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38p2468150100000001002000.067.067.067.1341017.200.000.000.0610.0058.820.000.000.000.00
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38p25148010001000400000.125.125.125.250108.250.000.000.1150.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38p25437010000000101000.143.143.143.286108.167.000.000.1320.0012.500.000.000.000.00
1975Totals for NL-NL         5715020001000501000.133.133.133.2662016.200.000.000.1230.0031.250.000.000.000.00
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38p26217010000000000000.143.143.143.286107.143.000.000.1320.000.000.000.000.000.00
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27p26240000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1976Totals for NL-NL         457010000000001000.143.143.143.286108.143.000.000.1320.000.000.000.000.000.00
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27p27454110000000101000.250.250.250.500105.333.000.000.2260.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27p296213021001021601001.154.214.231.4453115.286.077.000.2076.6740.006.000.000.0050.00
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27p306711010001000601000.091.091.091.1821012.200.000.000.0830.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27p313220200010000000001.0001.0001.0002.0002021.000.000.000.9170.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn29p33417010001000200000.143.143.143.286107.200.000.000.1290.0028.570.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter4969221210060233508001.130.158.141.299131103.211.011.022.0002.9133.9811.670.000.008.33
San Francisco Giants Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter147331200010021503000.061.114.061.1752038.111.000.061.0005.2639.477.500.000.000.00
Montreal Expos Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter161260510030211202001.192.222.231.4536129.357.039.000.0003.4541.3812.000.000.0020.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6414020000000101000.143.143.143.2862015.154.000.000.0000.006.670.000.000.000.00
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter148010001000400000.125.125.125.250108.250.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter417010001000200000.143.143.143.286107.200.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter694110000000102000.250.250.250.500106.333.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162301400020111103000.130.158.141.2994034.211.011.022.0002.9133.9811.670.000.008.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn22P8-15-2--221.0000.250.132-100.0-8100.05.2
1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23P71-107712--19191.0000.270.185455.6171100.043.8
1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24P68-101414322118.8570.260.18-----68100.042.0
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P43-62210211412.8570.280.19-----43100.026.7
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25P14-2714--551.0000.360.19-----14100.08.6
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P24-33161-87.8750.290.21-----24100.014.8
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P21-35-41-54.8000.190.11-----21100.013.0
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P44-6339--12121.0000.270.19-----4597.827.2
1978Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak28P68-109915-124241.0000.350.22-----68100.042.0
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon29P62-96882-1816.8890.260.17-----62100.038.8
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon30P67-934131-1817.9440.250.18-----67100.041.4
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon31P32-3938--11111.0000.340.28-----32100.029.6
1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet32P38-61313--16161.0000.420.26-----38100.023.5
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn33P41-7275--12121.0000.290.17-----41100.025.3
1987San Jose Bees CalifA+-37P3--1---111.0000.33------3100.02.1
MLB Totals for P - 12 season(s)-   P601-91352123104185175.9460.290.197463.616010.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P3--1---111.0000.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn228----------
1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2371----------
1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2468----------
1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2543----------
1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2514----------
1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2624----------
1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2621----------
1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2744----------
1978Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2868----------
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2962----------
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3067----------
1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon3132----------
1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet3238----------
1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn3341----------
1987San Jose Bees CalifA+-373----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1977Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB270110.122002.2530002.2716.870.000.000.0000.00.000
1977Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB270011.572002.1331101.9011.570.003.863.861.000.00.000
1981Montreal ExposDiv SeriesMLB31003.002003.0410101.3312.000.000.003.0000.00.000
1981Montreal ExposChamp. SeriesMLB31000.001000.11010020.0027.000.0027.000.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs003.0020200003.0401001001.3312.000.000.003.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs019.0030300003.0603010002.3318.000.003.000.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs0011.5720200002.3303011001.7111.570.003.863.861.000.00.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1977Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB2721000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs21000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1995Bellingham GiantsNwstA-Minorsfn45Pitching Coach764333.566--1Glenn TuftsLost in Finals
* 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

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1983-11-07Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1982-10-07Purchased by Padres from Tigers. 
1982-03-30Sent to Tigers by Expos for future considerations. 
1979-01-08ContractSigned as Free Agent by Expos. 
1978-11-02Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1978-04-04TradeTraded by Pirates with Mike Edwards and Miguel Dilone to Athletics for Manny Sanguillen. 
1978-01-31Purchased by Pirates from Dodgers. 
1976-06-23TradeTraded by Braves with Lee Lacy to Dodgers for Mike Marshall. 
1975-05-28TradeTraded by Cardinals with Ray Sadecki to Braves for Wayne Nordhagen and Ron Reed. 
1974-10-14TradeTraded by Giants with Ken Rudolph to Cardinals for Marc Hill. 
1968-03-04ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Giants. 
* 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.