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Ken SuarezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1966-1973 MLB Years: 1966-1973
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PositionsC-272, OF-1, 3B-1, 2B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKenneth Raymond Suarez
Height5-9Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 12,1943 [75.096]PlaceTampa,Florida
High SchoolJesuit (Tampa,FL)
CollegeFlorida State University (Tallahassee,FL)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1965 by the Kansas City Athletics.
MLB DebutApril 14,1966 [23.002]
OrganizationsCLE [3] KC1 [2] TEX [2] Awards0
TBC Player ID18578Retrosheet IDsuark101MLBAM ID122920
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the Florida State Athletics Hall of Fame in 2005
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed51Power44Contact63XBH50RBIs50Runs23Hitting47Durability26Team.406Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc18c233569510010220152601001.145.298.174.47212185.233.029.275.23817.6530.591.730.000.0010.00
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc117c243963715502910162102111.238.388.413.80126782.317.175.444.36219.5125.611.312.4431.5046.67
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle7c251710110000001300001.100.182.100.2821011.143.000.100.1449.0927.273.000.000.000.00
1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle7c263685725501910151202055.294.400.388.788336102.333.094.282.34914.7111.760.800.9885.0024.00
1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle7c28501231025701901181521232.203.310.285.595358146.220.082.220.27412.3310.270.830.68123.0032.00
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex12c292533251004001400201.152.167.182.3496136.161.030.061.1582.7811.114.000.000.0020.00
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex10c30932782569110127123316534010.248.334.299.6338312323.257.051.165.29910.224.950.480.31278.0017.39
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter29566157150291560539997799921.227.330.297.62719635785.255.070.222.00012.6112.360.980.64132.2023.33
Texas Rangers Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1183112774120131123420536011.238.317.286.6038913359.247.048.154.0009.475.570.590.28311.0017.57
Cleveland Indians Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter103218185112021811343023288.234.340.317.6576914259.261.083.239.00013.1311.580.880.77109.0027.45
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter7413212255121130314703112.189.341.288.629388167.274.099.356.00018.5628.141.521.2066.0032.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623633182161333325453455512.227.330.297.62710819431.255.070.222.00012.6112.360.980.64132.2023.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc123C34--1452087173165.9544.85-----43597.121.3
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc124C36--1702042194190.9795.28-91145.023992.322.4
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25C12--221--23231.0001.92------1770.67.5
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25OF1---------------175.90.6
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle252B1---1--111.0001.00------175.90.6
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle253B1---------------175.90.6
1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26C36--1912023213211.9915.86-91145.0436100.022.4
1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28C48--2681423284282.9935.88-----15096.029.6
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex29C16-675322-5755.9653.440.821325.0-2564.010.4
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex30C90-7555014464551545.9896.060.72503261.039396.855.6
MLB Totals for C - 7 season(s)-   C272-8221350121241914951471.9845.411.79695754.8142720.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---1--111.0001.00------10.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1966Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc123-34---------
1967Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc124-36---------
1968Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle25-12-1-1---1-
1969Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle26-36---------
1971Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle28-48---------
1972Texas RangersALMLBtex29-16---------
1973Texas RangersALMLBtex30-90---------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1974-09-12TradeTraded by Indians with Rusty Torres and Cash to Angels for Frank Robinson. 
1974-02-12TradeTraded by Rangers to Indians for Leo Cardenas. 
1971-12-02TradeTraded by Indians with Rich Hand, Mike Paul and Roy Foster to Rangers for Gary Jones, Terry Ley, Denny Riddleberger and Del Unser. 
1965-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Athletics. 
* 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.