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Ruben AmaroTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1958-1969 MLB Years: 1958-1969
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PositionsSS-705, 1B-169, 3B-53, 2B-20, OF-1Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRuben Amaro Mora Sr
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 6,1936PlaceVeracruz,Mexico
Death DateMarch 31,2017 [81.085]
MLB DebutJune 29,1958 [22.175]
OrganizationsPHI [6] NYA [3] CAL [1] SLN [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-5
TBC Player ID8178Retrosheet IDamarr101MLBAM ID110216
RelationshipsFather of Dave Amaro, Father of Ruben Amaro, Grandfather of Andrew Amaro, Grandfather of Robert Amaro
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed46Power25Contact76XBH29RBIs35Runs41Hitting46Durability54Team.467Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1958St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln19ss2240768172100015801013.224.272.276.54821382.250.052.105.2456.109.761.600.000.0017.65
1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi20ss249226425619101601213224125.231.292.273.5657210292.262.042.117.2607.1910.961.520.000.0016.39
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi20ss251353813498149132105359211029.257.351.349.70013324447.302.092.234.32011.8613.201.110.22381.0024.49
1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi20ss2679226245510001952302814446.243.330.288.6186510265.272.045.190.28311.3210.570.930.000.0018.18
1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi20ss-3b2711521725479221901193106364.217.276.304.5806613245.241.087.171.2527.7612.651.630.82108.5027.66
1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi20ss-1b28129299317911043416163734125.264.307.341.64810215323.290.077.114.2904.9511.462.311.2474.7518.99
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi20ss-1b2911818426397001511272213336.212.312.250.562467218.236.038.185.26012.3910.090.810.000.0017.95
1966New York YankeesALMLBnya12ss301423050003000200002.217.217.217.4345023.238.000.000.1940.008.700.000.000.000.00
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya12ss311304173193120117324349190413.223.297.259.55610813470.251.036.141.2589.1510.431.140.21417.0013.98
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya12ss-1b324741351000009600000.122.280.146.4266150.143.024.244.22218.0012.000.670.000.0020.00
1969California AngelsALMLBcal121b334127460001004605000.222.323.222.5456036.286.000.148.26811.1116.671.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter94021552115057513815611142272801047122453.234.309.292.601630962451.265.058.162.0009.2611.421.230.33269.3819.01
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter668157116537960127135811166209932121935.241.315.308.623484791790.272.067.171.0009.2711.681.260.39224.4320.84
New York Yankees Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter19148134103130120325257190415.214.292.247.53911914543.241.033.143.0009.5810.501.100.18481.0013.59
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter40768172100015801013.224.272.276.54821382.250.052.105.0006.109.761.600.000.0017.65
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4127460001004605000.222.323.222.5456036.286.000.148.00011.1116.671.500.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162371368713212722394828249.234.309.292.60110917422.265.058.162.0009.2611.421.230.33269.3819.01

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1958St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22SS36--4465618115109.9483.03------4090.023.4
1958St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln222B1--11--221.0002.00------402.50.6
1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24SS92--1532301447397383.9654.16------92100.059.7
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25SS132--2433791991641622.9704.71------13597.885.7
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi251B3--11--111111.0003.67------1352.21.9
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi252B1---1--111.0001.00------1350.70.6
1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26SS78--1432241250379367.9684.71------7998.748.4
1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi261B1--1---111.0001.00------791.30.6
1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27SS63--901211124222211.9503.35------11554.838.9
1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi273B45--1548246563.9691.40------11539.127.8
1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi271B5--6--1661.0001.20------1154.33.1
1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28SS79--1411911044342332.9714.20------12961.248.8
1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi281B58--1549-111631631.0002.81------12945.035.8
1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi283B3---------------1292.31.9
1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi282B3--331-76.8572.00------1292.31.9
1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28OF1---------------1290.80.6
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29SS60--86114923209200.9573.33------11850.837.3
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi291B60--8612199998.9901.63------11850.837.3
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi292B6--158122423.9583.83------1185.13.7
1966New York YankeesALMLBnya30SS14--1725184342.9773.00------14100.08.8
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya31SS123--2123741673602586.9734.76------13094.675.9
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya313B3--232-75.7141.67------1302.31.9
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya311B2--142-216161.0008.00------1301.51.2
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya32SS23--1634285250.9622.17------4748.914.2
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya321B22--383-341411.0001.86------4746.813.6
1969California AngelsALMLBcal331B18--29--129291.0001.61------4143.911.1
1969California AngelsALMLBcal332B9--9111-2120.9522.22------4122.05.6
1969California AngelsALMLBcal33SS5--15-1661.0001.20------4112.23.1
1969California AngelsALMLBcal333B2--21--331.0001.50------414.91.2
MLB Totals for SS - 11 season(s)-   SS705--1146176210038730082908.9674.12------7050.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 8 season(s)-   1B169--33926128366365.9972.16------1690.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B53--1952447571.9471.34------530.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B20--2824325552.9452.60------200.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1958St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln22---136------
1960Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi24----92------
1961Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25--31132------
1962Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26--1-78------
1963Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi27--5-6345-----
1964Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi28--583793---1-
1965Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29--60660------
1966New York YankeesALMLBnya30----14------
1967New York YankeesALMLBnya31--2-1233-----
1968New York YankeesALMLBnya32--22-23------
1969California AngelsALMLBcal33--18952-----

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi37Scout1627191.43811.56Danny Ozark
1974Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi38Scout1628082.4948.03Danny Ozark
1975Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi39Scout1628676.5316.52Danny Ozark
1976Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi40Scout16210161.623--1Danny OzarkLost NLCS (Reds)
1977Auburn PhilliesNYPLA-Minorphi41Manager701753.24330.05 
1978Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi42Scout1629072.556--1Danny OzarkLost NLCS (Dodgers)
1979Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi43Scout1628478.51914.04Dallas Green,Danny Ozark
1980Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi44First Base Coach1629171.562--1Dallas GreenWon World Series (Royals)
1981Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi45First Base Coach1075948.5512.53Dallas GreenLost in 1st Round (Expos)
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi46Scout1628973.5493.02Pat Corrales
1983Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn47Third Base Coach1627191.43819.05Charlie Fox,Lee Elia
1984Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn48Third Base Coach1619665.596--1Jim FreyLost NLCS (Padres)
1985Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn49Third Base Coach1617784.47823.54Jim Frey
1986Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn50Third Base Coach1607090.43837.05Gene Michael,Jim Frey,John Vukovich
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn52Scout1627785.47524.04Don Zimmer
1989Bristol TigersAppRkMinordet53Manager672839.41818.55 
1990Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet54Scout1627983.4889.03Sparky Anderson
1991Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet55Scout1628478.5197.03Sparky Anderson
1992Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet56Scout1627587.46321.06Sparky Anderson
1993Bristol TigersAppRkMinordet57Manager672839.4189.05 
1993Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet57Scout1628577.52510.04Sparky Anderson
1994Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet58Scout1155362.46118.05Sparky Anderson
1996Williamsport CubsNYPLA-Minorchn60Manager754332.5732.02 
1997Rockford CubbiesMidwAMinorchn61Manager1326666.5006.54 
1998Rockford CubbiesMidwAMinorchn62Manager1397168.5112.03 Lost in Finals
1999Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi63Assistant Director, Minor League Personnel1627785.47526.03Terry Francona
2000Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi64Minor League Field Coordinator1626597.40130.05Terry Francona
2001Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi65Minor League Field Coordinator1628676.5312.02Larry Bowa
2003Gulf Coast Phillies GCLRkMinorphi67Manager562333.41113.04 
2007Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha71Latin America Scouting Coordinator1627290.44424.04Ozzie Guillen
* 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.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1964National League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1972-03-01Released by Phillies. 
1970-04-13ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
1969-10-22Released by Angels. 
1968-11-06Purchased by Angels from Yankees. 
1965-11-29TradeTraded by Phillies to Yankees for Phil Linz. 
1958-12-03TradeTraded by Cardinals to Phillies for Chuck Essegian. 
1954-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Cardinals. 
* 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.