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John TamargoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1973-1981 MLB Years: 1976-1980
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PositionsC-156, 3B-1, 1B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Felix Tamargo
Height5-10Weight180BatsBothThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 7,1951 [66.169]PlaceTampa,Florida
High SchoolTampa Catholic (Tampa,FL)
CollegeGeorgia Southern University (Statesboro,GA)

DraftedSelected by the St. Louis Cardinals [Team Picks] in the 6th round (132nd overall) of the 1973 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (68th overall) of the 1971 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 4th round (93rd overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Milwaukee Brewers [Team Picks] in the 4th round (77th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 15th round (347th overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsChase Riddle
MLB DebutSeptember 3,1976 [24.301]
OrganizationsSLN [6] MON [3] SFN [2] Awards2
TBC Player ID18692Retrosheet IDtamaj101MLBAM ID123082
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed18Power60Contact81XBH63RBIs65Runs21Hitting61Durability21Team.492Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973St. PetersburgFSLA+-2168220245732232000000000.259.259.318.577707220.252.059.059.2600.000.000.000.91110.0012.28
1974St. PetersburgFSLA+-22825571015000000000.280.280.440.72011225.250.160.160.3260.000.000.004.0025.0028.57
1974ModestoCalifA+-22269016245029000000000.267.267.389.65635790.250.122.122.2970.000.000.002.2245.0029.17
1974Totals for A+-A+         34115213160314000000000.270.270.400.670469115.250.130.130.3030.000.000.002.6138.3329.03
1974ArkansasTexAA-2211000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1974Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         35116213160314000000000.267.267.397.664469116.248.130.129.3010.000.000.002.5938.6729.03
1975ArkansasTexAA-2339120203171111000000000.258.258.358.616439120.252.100.100.2780.000.000.000.83120.0029.03
1975TulsaAmerAAA-23531642747120523000000000.287.287.451.7387417164.264.164.165.3320.000.000.003.0532.8036.17
1975Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         922844778191634000000000.275.275.412.68711726284.259.137.137.3090.000.000.002.1147.3333.33
1976TulsaAmerAAA-241133464496213848000000000.277.277.425.70214732346.260.148.147.3190.000.000.002.3143.2533.33
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln12c241010230001003000101.300.429.300.7293014.273.000.300.35121.430.000.000.000.000.00
1977New Orleans PelicansAmerAAAsln-251112843872132104200532921400.254.370.419.78911925344.249.165.352.35615.418.430.552.9128.4034.72
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln12c2544000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1978Springfield RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-c2665222356714194300461740200.302.427.495.92211024274.293.193.401.41716.796.200.373.2824.6735.82
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln12c2666000000000200000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30c26369262241181118702151.239.360.337.697316113.247.098.293.31015.936.190.390.8892.0027.27
1974Totals for NL-NL         429862241181118902151.224.342.316.658316119.236.092.276.29715.137.560.500.8498.0027.27
1979Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-c275318735601124290223911000.321.398.465.8638717212.322.144.257.38810.854.250.391.8946.7528.33
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn30c2730607123026004800300.200.239.350.58921567.189.150.217.2575.9711.942.002.9930.0041.67
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon47c271221082005003300100.381.440.476.91610225.421.095.238.40612.0012.001.000.000.0025.00
1978Totals for NL-NL         4281720502110071100400.247.293.383.67631792.250.136.222.3017.6111.961.572.1740.5035.00
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon11c28375141430113006500100.275.345.392.73720458.283.117.235.33410.348.620.831.7251.0028.57
1981Denver BearsAmerAAAmon-1b2920381101003014600010.263.333.289.62211142.313.026.105.2859.5214.291.500.000.0010.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter135244195912143311342702752.242.326.348.6748517287.250.106.246.00011.859.410.791.3961.0028.81
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter5571697245471881142245031266172610.278.329.417.7467071411838.268.139.212.0006.863.320.482.2940.4029.94
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter415124118035272836188031266172610.284.351.442.7935481161382.275.158.257.0009.124.410.482.6034.4732.95
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter40121203171111000000000.256.256.355.611439121.250.099.099.0000.000.000.000.83121.0029.03
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter102335458892546000000000.263.263.346.60911616335.252.083.084.0000.000.000.001.4967.0018.18
San Francisco Giants Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6615213347131411221502451.224.315.342.6575211180.225.118.263.00012.228.330.681.6750.6732.35
Montreal Expos Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter497242250118009800200.306.373.417.79030683.323.111.236.00010.849.640.891.2072.0027.27
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2020230001003400101.150.250.150.4003024.176.000.150.00012.5016.671.330.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162293237114154011413202862.242.326.348.67410220344.250.106.246.00011.859.410.791.3961.0028.81
Average Minor - Per 162 games16249471137263127101371821200.278.329.417.74620641535.268.139.212.0006.863.320.482.2940.4029.94

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24C1--4---441.0004.00------1010.00.6
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25C1--1---111.0001.00------425.00.6
1978Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln26C47--3262391358349.9757.43-----76572.334.6
1978Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln263B1---2--221.0002.00------651.50.7
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26C31--157964172166.9655.35-35392.1-3686.119.1
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26C1---------------616.70.6
1979Denver Bears AmerAAAmon27C42--2082833239236.9875.62-----25379.231.1
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27C17--615146766.9853.88-9660.0-3056.710.5
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27C4--191--20201.0005.00-7187.5-1233.32.5
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28C12--363124039.9753.25-13286.733732.47.4
1981Denver Bears AmerAAAmon291B1--4--1441.0004.00------205.00.7
MLB Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C67--27818810304296.9744.42-641284.23670.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 2 season(s)-   C89--53451124597585.9806.57-----9890.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--4--1441.0004.00------10.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1976St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln24-1---------
1977St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln25-1---------
1978Springfield Redbirds AmerAAAsln26-47---1-----
1978San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26-31---------
1978St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln26-1---------
1979Denver Bears AmerAAAmon27-42---------
1979San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn27-17---------
1979Montreal ExposNLMLBmon27-4---------
1980Montreal ExposNLMLBmon28-12---------
1981Denver Bears AmerAAAmon29--1--------

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1982Miami MarlinsFSLA+Minor-30Manager1375384.38731.55 
1983Columbia MetsSALAMinornyn31Manager1428854.620--1 Lost in Finals
1987Lynchburg MetsCaroA+Minornyn35Manager1396376.45317.04 
1988Gulf Coast Mets GCLRkMinornyn36Manager632142.33324.07 
1989Gulf Coast Mets GCLRkMinornyn37Manager632538.39716.07 
1991St. Lucie MetsFSLA+Minornyn39Manager1317259.5507.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
1992St. Lucie MetsFSLA+Minornyn40Manager693534.5074.02 Lost in 1st Round
1994Binghamton MetsEastAAMinornyn42Manager1418259.582--1 League Champions
1995Binghamton MetsEastAAMinornyn43Manager1426775.47219.04 
1996Binghamton MetsEastAAMinornyn44Manager1427666.5357.52 Lost in Semi-Finals
1997Kissimmee CobrasFSLA+Minorhou45Manager1377166.5189.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
1998New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAMinorhou46Manager1427666.535--1 League Champions
1999Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou47Bullpen Coach1629765.599--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
2000Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou48Bullpen Coach1627290.44423.04Larry Dierker
2001Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou49Bullpen Coach1629369.574--1Larry DierkerLost in 1st Round (Braves)
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou50Bench Coach1628478.51913.02Jimy Williams-
2002Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou50Bullpen Coach1628478.51913.02Jimy Williams-
2003Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou51Bench Coach1628775.5371.02Jimy Williams-
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou52Bench Coach1629270.56813.02Phil Garner,Jimy WilliamsLost NLCS (Cardinals)
2005Brevard County ManateesFSLA+Minormil53Manager1366373.46315.56 
2006Durham BullsILAAAMinortba54Manager1426478.45115.52 -
2009Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-Minorsea57Manager763937.51310.02 
2010Clinton LumberKingsMidwAMinorsea58Manager1397465.5329.53 Lost 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

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993Florida State League Manager of the Year1
2007Florida State League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1981-04-01Released by Expos. 
1979-06-13TradeTraded by Giants to Expos for Joe Pettini and Cash. 
1978-07-18TradeTraded by Cardinals to Giants for Rob Dressler. 
* 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.