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Jesus AlouTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1959-1979 MLB Years: 1963-1979
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World Series Champion

PositionsOF-1050, DH-47, 1B-1Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJesus Maria Rojas Alou
Height6-2Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 24,1942 [76.241]PlaceHaina,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1958 by the San Francisco Giants.
Signing ScoutsChick Genovese
MLB DebutSeptember 10,1963 [21.170]
OrganizationsSFN [10] HOU [7] OAK [2] NYN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8150Retrosheet IDalouj101MLBAM ID110187
RelationshipsBrother of Felipe Alou, Brother of Matty Alou, Uncle of Moises Alou, Uncle of Mel Rojas, Uncle of Felipe Alou
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Player Notes:   Selected by the Montreal Expos from the San Francisco Giants in the 1968 NL expansion draft (#13 pick)
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed44Power36Contact92XBH33RBIs61Runs43Hitting80Durability43Team.537Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959HastingsNeb StD-1743120000000000000.667.667.6671.334203.667.000.000.6010.000.000.000.000.000.00
1960ArtesiaSophD-181265341021883361191000000000.352.352.498.85026650534.338.146.146.3760.000.000.002.0648.5526.60
1960EugeneNwstA--18620270102000000000.350.350.450.8009120.350.100.100.3540.000.000.000.000.0014.29
1961EugeneNwstA--19138518821743151071000000000.336.336.473.80924546518.323.137.137.3550.000.000.001.9351.8026.44
1962El PasoTexAA-201185059717335101168000000000.343.343.517.86026156505.328.174.174.3770.000.000.002.1845.9132.37
1963TacomaPCLAAA-211586481022102671169000000000.324.324.437.76128344648.312.113.113.3360.000.000.001.7058.9120.95
1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn14of211624361005010310001.250.280.292.5727125.286.042.000.2600.0012.000.000.000.0016.67
1964San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn14of221153764210311032866133545029.274.305.327.63212314398.296.053.088.2833.278.792.690.75125.3313.59
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn14of2314354376162194952851340362021.298.317.398.71521632567.308.100.129.3182.297.053.081.5960.3319.75
1966PhoenixPCLAAA-2410413121100000000000.293.293.366.65915241.293.073.073.2890.000.000.000.000.0016.67
1966San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn14of24110370419613112055922242114.259.279.308.58711415387.272.049.073.2612.335.682.440.26370.0015.63
1967San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn14of2512951055149154530171439460210.292.316.367.68318724534.309.075.090.3072.627.302.790.94102.0016.11
1968San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn14of261204192611015403914923152320.263.278.317.59513319436.276.054.069.2682.065.282.560.000.0017.27
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22of2711545249112194534461530423613.248.276.341.61715428476.255.093.122.2753.156.302.001.0590.4025.00
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22of2811745859140273144322115134415.306.335.384.71917631487.312.078.127.3204.313.080.710.21458.0022.14
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22of2912243341121214240371317432311.279.305.360.66515627455.286.081.102.3002.863.741.310.44216.5022.31
1972Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22of30529382941011027511043.312.366.376.742355102.330.064.118.3286.864.900.710.000.0017.24
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22of3128557132018001620013.236.276.327.60318358.250.091.109.2701.7210.346.001.7255.0023.08
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22of3136108103330111002601012.306.318.361.679394111.317.055.074.3061.805.413.000.90108.0012.12
1973Totals for MLB-MLB         641631746502190031221025.282.304.350.654577169.295.068.086.2931.787.104.001.1881.5015.22
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak22dh-of3296220135980215005923219.268.288.332.6207310232.270.064.086.2832.163.881.800.86110.0016.95
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn23of336210282730011014511024.265.299.294.593303108.278.029.059.2693.704.631.250.000.0011.11
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22of367713974551219006504314.324.345.417.762588152.319.093.137.3393.953.290.831.3269.5017.78
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22of37424331140010006700014.256.347.349.69615449.306.093.233.31412.2414.291.170.000.0036.36
D Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1305371031903361191000000000.354.354.499.85326850537.340.145.145.0000.000.000.002.0548.8226.32
MLB Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter1380434544812161702632377314613826730442032143.280.305.353.65815342284577.291.073.101.0003.025.831.930.70135.7818.75
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter4301732286576932432210000000000.333.333.469.8028131491732.320.136.137.0000.000.000.001.8554.1325.87
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1686891052222781169000000000.322.322.433.75529846689.311.111.110.0000.000.000.001.6062.6420.72
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1185059717335101168000000000.343.343.517.86026156505.328.174.174.0000.000.000.002.1845.9132.37
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter144538841813161073000000000.336.336.472.80825447538.324.136.136.0000.000.000.001.8653.8025.97
San Francisco Giants Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter633224224362674131817421285816215266875.279.301.348.6497801052347.294.069.091.0002.476.902.790.77124.5616.77
Houston Astros Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter5531673174471821311166101769851213122053.282.313.366.6796121061779.289.084.121.0003.884.781.230.62152.0922.51
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter132328239211032600715242211.280.298.341.63911214343.285.061.082.0002.044.372.140.87109.3315.22
New York Mets Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6210282730011014511024.265.299.294.593303108.278.029.059.0003.704.631.250.000.0011.11
Average MLB - Per 162 games16251053143203444451631452417.280.305.353.65818027537.291.073.101.0003.025.831.930.70135.7818.75
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626531082173591279000000000.333.333.469.80230656653.320.136.137.0000.000.000.001.8554.1325.87

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1959nullD--Rel170019.8020200005.08111101260004.0014.40--21.6010.800.50--
D Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0019.8020200005.08111101260004.0014.40--21.6010.800.50--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21OF12--7-1-87.8750.58------1675.07.4
1964San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn22OF108--172852185180.9731.67------11593.966.7
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23OF136--23875-250245.9801.80------14395.184.0
1966San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24OF100--141451150145.9671.45------11090.962.1
1967San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25OF123--1955112211200.9481.63------12995.375.9
1968San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26OF105--1751022187185.9891.76------12087.564.8
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27OF112--1738141195181.9281.62------11597.469.1
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28OF108--169672182175.9621.62------11792.366.7
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29OF109--229743240236.9832.17------12289.367.3
1972Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30OF23-14432-1-3332.9701.390.22-----5244.215.0
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31OF21-165401-141411.0001.950.25-----3658.313.0
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31OF14-8216-1-1716.9411.140.20-----2850.08.6
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31DH6---------------3616.73.7
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32DH41---------------9642.725.3
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32OF25--353-138381.0001.52------9626.015.4
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn33OF20--2331-2726.9631.30------6232.312.3
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36OF28--4011-4241.9761.46------7736.417.3
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37OF6--6---661.0001.00------4214.33.7
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou371B1--2--1221.0002.00------422.40.6
MLB Totals for OF - 15 season(s)-   OF1050-391169163581518121754.9681.674.49-----10500.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH47---------------470.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--2--1221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1963San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn21---------12-
1964San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn22---------108-
1965San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn23---------136-
1966San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24---------100-
1967San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn25---------123-
1968San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---------105-
1969Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27---------112-
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28---------108-
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29---------109-
1972Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30---------23-
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak31---------216
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou31---------14-
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak32---------2541
1975New York MetsNLMLBnyn33---------20-
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou36---------28-
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou37--1------6-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB3146020001000100000.333.333.333.666206.400.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
1973Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB31719031003000000000.158.158.211.3694119.158.053.0530.000.000.000.000.0033.33
1974Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB32110100000000000001.0001.0001.0002.0001011.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1974Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB3211000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs57030001000100000.429.429.429.858307.500.000.0000.0014.290.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs820031003000100000.150.150.200.3504120.158.050.0500.005.000.000.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBMLBhou37Assistant Coach1628973.5491.52Bill Virdon
1988Montreal ExposNLMLBMLBmon46Scout1628181.50020.03Buck Rodgers
1993Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo51Scout1626498.39533.06Rene Lachemann
2001Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo59Scout1627686.46912.04Tony Perez,John Boles
2002Boston Red SoxALMLBMLBbos60Scout1629369.57410.52Grady Little-
* 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
1979-11-01Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1977-12-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Astros. 
1976-03-30Released by Mets. 
1975-04-12ContractSigned as Free Agent by Mets. 
1975-03-28Released by Athletics. 
1973-07-31Purchased by Athletics from Astros. 
1969-01-22TradeTraded by Expos with Donn Clendenon to Astros for Rusty Staub. 
1968-10-14Selected by Expos from Giants in expansion draft (Pick #13). 
1958-08-25ContractSigned 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.