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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Elias Sosa Martinez
Stat Years
1968-1987  [mlb] 1972-1983
Height/Weight
6-2 / 190
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (604)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the San Francisco Giants in 1968
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1972-09-08 - Boxscore  (Age: 22.090)
Service Time
Organizations
SFN [3] MON [3] ATL [2] LAN [2] OAK [1] DET [1] SLN [1] SDN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18266 ... retro id: sosae101 ... mlbam id: 122542
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1968Salt Lake CityPioRk----181---058.00800000018.0333216014150002.6116.500.007.007.5016.001.07.000
    1968Minor Totals: byYearRk----181---058.00800008018.0333216014150002.6116.500.007.007.5016.001.07.000
    1969Great FallsPioRk----192---026.001400000027.0222118022380001.637.330.007.3312.677.001.73.000
    1969DecaturMidwA----192---014.50900000022.0271311017240002.0011.050.006.959.825.321.41.000
    1969Minor Totals: byYearA/Rk----192---035.3323000023049.0493429039620001.809.000.007.1611.396.241.59.000
    1970FresnoCalifA+----203---685.1221000000102.01196658039950001.5510.500.003.448.385.822.44.429
    1970AmarilloTexAA----203---001.8030000005.03210420001.405.400.007.203.603.600.50.000
    1970Minor Totals: byYearAA/A+----202---684.96240000240107.01226859043970001.5410.260.003.628.165.722.26.429
    1971FresnoCalifA+----214---1293.3231000000152.014068560481240001.248.290.002.847.344.032.58.571
    1971Minor Totals: byYearA+----211---1293.32310000310152.014068560481240001.248.290.002.847.344.032.58.571
    1972PhoenixPCLAAA----225---1022.9355000000120.012340390441070001.399.230.003.308.033.002.43.833
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf012.30800048315.21044012100001.405.740.006.895.742.300.83.000
    1972Minor Totals: byYearAAA----221---1022.93550000550120.012340390441070001.399.230.003.308.033.002.43.833
    1972MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf012.37800048315.71044012100001.455.920.007.115.922.370.83.000
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1043.2871100467018107.0954239741708141.277.990.593.455.893.531.71.714
    1973MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1043.2871100467018107.0954239741708141.277.990.593.455.893.531.71.714
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf973.486800030686101.0945439845484011.388.380.714.014.284.811.07.563
    1974MLB Totals: SFNbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf973.486800030686101.0945439845484011.388.380.714.014.284.811.07.563
    1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln38258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf033.9514100413027.1221412314151011.327.240.994.614.944.611.07.000
    1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf224.48430002143262.1703531329313131.5910.110.434.194.485.051.07.500
    1975MLB Totals: SLN-ATLbyYearMLB----252Log - Sp - Ext - Perf254.34571002556289.7924943643464141.519.280.614.344.644.941.07.286
    1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl38269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf445.35210001021335.1412621313321011.5310.440.763.318.156.622.46.500
    1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf243.48240001424133.2301613012201001.258.020.003.215.354.281.67.333
    1976MLB Totals: ATL-LANbyYearMLB----262Log - Sp - Ext - Perf684.43450002445469.0714234325522011.399.260.393.266.785.482.08.429
    1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan272710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf221.98440002044163.2421514712471010.855.940.991.706.642.123.92.500
    1977MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf221.99440002044163.7421514712471010.855.981.001.716.692.143.92.500
    1978Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak332811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf822.6468000446814109.01063732544614311.388.750.413.635.043.061.39.800
    1978MLB Totals: OAKbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf822.6468000446814109.01063732544614311.388.750.413.635.043.061.39.800
    1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon272912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf871.966200041621896.2772421237591021.187.170.193.445.492.231.59.533
    1979MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf871.966200041621896.7772421237591021.197.200.193.465.522.251.59.533
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon273013Log - Sp - Ext - Perf963.07670004367993.21043332519581111.319.990.481.835.573.173.05.600
    1980MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf963.09670004367993.71043332519581111.3210.040.481.835.603.193.05.600
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon273114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf123.66320001732339.146161638181011.3710.530.691.834.123.662.25.333
    1981MLB Totals: MONbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf123.68320001732339.346161638181011.3810.590.691.844.143.682.25.333
    1982Detroit TigersALMLBdet363215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.43380002738461.06431301118241021.349.441.622.663.544.571.33.500
    1982MLB Totals: DETbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf334.43380002738461.06431301118241021.349.441.622.663.544.571.33.500
    1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn293316Log - Sp - Ext - Perf144.3541100940172.1724135730454031.418.960.873.735.605.101.50.200
    1983MLB Totals: SDNbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf144.3741100940172.3724135730454031.418.990.873.745.625.121.50.200
    1987San Jose BeesCalifA+----3717---019.9531000206.112871920023.3217.051.4212.792.8411.370.22.000
    1987Minor Totals: byYearA+----371---0110.3331000206.312871920023.4417.701.4813.282.9511.800.22.000
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)59513.3260130033059883918.087338833964334538316211.318.560.633.275.273.801.61.536
    National League Totals (12 yrs)48463.3349530025949265748.070332027748272453263181.308.460.583.275.453.851.67.511
    American League Totals (2 yrs)1153.281060007110618170.017068621662855331.369.000.853.284.503.601.37.688
    Minor League Totals28284.1014410001430452.347925020611974070021.509.540.023.928.104.982.07.500
    Minor: Rk Totals076.8022000022045.0555334036530002.0211.000.007.2010.6010.601.47.000
    Minor: A Totals014.50900009022.0271311017240002.0011.050.006.959.825.321.41.000
    Minor: A+ Totals18184.19551000540260.32711421211962210021.419.380.033.327.654.912.30.500
    Minor: AA Totals001.8030000305.03210420001.405.400.007.203.603.600.50.000
    Minor: AAA Totals1022.93550000550120.012340390441070001.399.230.003.308.033.002.43.833
    Montreal Expos Totals (3 yrs)18152.7116100010116130229.7227736910641353141.278.910.392.515.302.872.11.545
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)19123.311471008014627223.719910082159812812151.338.020.603.955.164.031.31.613
    Oakland Athletics Totals (1 yrs)822.6468000446814109.01063732544614311.388.750.413.635.043.061.39.800
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)462.50680003468297.3723127724672010.996.670.652.226.212.872.79.400
    Atlanta Braves Totals (2 yrs)664.81640003164597.71116152642634141.5710.280.563.895.835.651.50.500
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)144.3741100940172.3724135730454031.418.990.873.745.625.121.50.200
    Detroit Tigers Totals (1 yrs)334.43380002738461.06431301118241021.349.441.622.663.544.571.33.500
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)033.9914100413027.3221412314151011.337.311.004.654.984.651.07.000
    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 Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3822pL-S-E-P184000000000300000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.00.000.0
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3823pL-S-E-P27114110001002201000.071.188.071.2591710.143.000.08311.7611.761.000.00.000.0
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn3824pL-S-E-P368150100000001002000.067.067.067.1341710.000.000.2000.0058.820.000.00.000.0
    1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3825pL-S-E-P4148010001000400000.125.125.125.250810.000.000.2500.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1975Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3825pL-S-E-P4437010000000101000.143.143.143.286810.000.000.1670.0012.500.000.00.000.0
    1976Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3826pL-S-E-P5217010000000000000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.1430.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2726pL-S-E-P5240000000000001000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2727pL-S-E-P6454110000000101000.250.250.250.500510.000.000.3330.0020.000.000.00.000.0
    1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2729pL-S-E-P76213021001021601001.154.214.231.4451531.000.077.2866.6740.006.000.00.0050.0
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2730pL-S-E-P86711010001000601000.091.091.091.1821210.000.000.2000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLBmon2731pL-S-E-P93220200010000000001.0001.0001.0002.000220.000.0001.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1983San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2933pL-S-E-P10417010001000200000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.2000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (12 yrs)4969221210060233508001.130.158.141.299103131.022.011.2112.9133.9811.670.00.008.3
    National League Totals (12 yrs)4969221210060233508001.130.158.141.299103131.022.011.2112.9133.9811.670.00.008.3
    Montreal Expos Totals (3 yrs)161260510030211202001.192.222.231.4532961.000.039.3573.4541.3812.000.00.0020.0
    San Francisco Giants Totals (3 yrs)147331200010021503000.061.114.061.1753820.061.000.1115.2639.477.500.00.000.0
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (2 yrs)694110000000102000.250.250.250.500610.000.000.3330.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    Atlanta Braves Totals (2 yrs)6414020000000101000.143.143.143.2861520.000.000.1540.006.670.000.00.000.0
    San Diego Padres Totals (1 yrs)417010001000200000.143.143.143.286710.000.000.2000.0028.570.000.00.000.0
    St. Louis Cardinals Totals (1 yrs)148010001000400000.125.125.125.250810.000.000.2500.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    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 Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1972San Francisco GiantsNLMLB22P8016.00200221.0000.300.135.2100.013
    1973San Francisco GiantsNLMLB23P710107.07120019191.0000.300.1843.8100.01
    1974San Francisco GiantsNLMLB24P680101.0414322118.8570.300.1842.0100.01
    1975Atlanta BravesNLMLB25P43062.1210211412.8570.300.1926.7100.03
    1975St. Louis CardinalsNLMLB25P14027.11400551.0000.400.188.6100.010
    1976Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB26P24033.2161087.8750.300.2114.8100.09
    1976Atlanta BravesNLMLB26P21035.1041054.8000.200.1113.0100.012
    1977Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB27P44063.2390012121.0000.300.1927.297.83
    1978Oakland AthleticsALMLB28P680109.09150124241.0000.400.2242.0100.03
    1979Montreal ExposNLMLB29P62096.288201816.8890.300.1738.8100.01
    1980Montreal ExposNLMLB30P67093.2413101817.9440.300.1841.4100.01
    1981Montreal ExposNLMLB31P32039.1380011111.0000.300.2829.6100.02
    1982Detroit TigersALMLB32P38061.03130016161.0000.400.2623.5100.02
    1983San Diego PadresNLMLB33P41072.1750012121.0000.300.1725.3100.04
    1987San Jose BeesCalifA+37P300.01000111.0000.300.002.1100.021
    MLB Totals - (P)601091452123104185175.9460.300.190.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)3001000111.0000.300.000.00.00
    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
    1972MLB8----------
    1973MLB71----------
    1974MLB68----------
    1975MLB57----------
    1976MLB45----------
    1977MLB44----------
    1978MLB68----------
    1979MLB62----------
    1980MLB67----------
    1981MLB32----------
    1982MLB38----------
    1983MLB41----------
    1987Minor3----------
    Totals604----------