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Luis AparicioTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1954-1973 MLB Years: 1956-1973
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Major Award Winner
World Series Champion

PositionsSS-2691Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameLuis Ernesto Aparicio Montiel
Height5-9Weight160BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 29,1934 [83.363]PlaceMaracaibo,Venezuela
MLB DebutApril 17,1956 [21.353]
OrganizationsCHA [12] BAL [5] BOS [3] Awards10Awards Voting11-420
TBC Player ID8239Retrosheet IDaparl101MLBAM ID110290
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Player Notes:   Inducted into Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame in 1982 ... The Chicago White Sox retired his #11 on August 14, 1984
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed93Power39Contact94XBH40RBIs40Runs70Hitting71Durability86Team.527Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1954WaterlooIIIB-209439085110184447000000000.282.282.379.66114826390.275.097.097.2980.000.000.001.0397.5023.64
1955MemphisSouA-2115056492154243651000000000.273.273.358.63120233564.265.085.085.2820.000.000.001.0694.0021.43
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss22152533691421963562143463114129.266.311.341.65218228583.297.075.171.2955.8310.811.850.51177.6719.72
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss2314357582148226341288525509417.257.317.332.64919131640.278.075.200.2958.138.591.060.47191.6720.95
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss2414555776148209240296353818328.266.309.345.65419231604.281.079.183.2935.796.291.090.33278.5020.95
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss2515261298157185651561353403117111.257.316.332.64820329686.264.075.232.2947.735.830.750.87102.0018.47
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss261536008616620726151843391206312.277.323.343.66620629670.290.066.210.3016.425.820.910.30300.0017.47
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss271566259017024464553133833144012.272.313.352.66522034672.278.080.205.3005.654.910.870.89104.1720.00
1962Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss281535817214023574031123236144111.241.280.334.61419435622.245.093.181.2765.145.791.131.1383.0025.00
1963Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11ss29146601731501885454063635266210.250.291.331.62219931651.256.081.198.2785.535.380.970.77120.2020.67
1964Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11ss3014657893154203103757174951375013.266.324.363.68721033642.276.097.251.3107.637.941.041.5657.8021.43
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11ss3114456467127201084026746563142011.225.286.339.62519138629.237.114.229.2837.318.901.221.2770.5029.92
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11ss3215165997182258641251133421122210.276.311.366.67724139707.287.090.161.3004.675.941.270.85109.8321.43
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal11ss3313454655127225431185294416528.233.270.313.58317131587.245.080.158.2634.947.501.520.68136.5024.41
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss341576225516424443617113343252310.264.302.334.63620832664.277.070.133.2904.976.481.300.60155.5019.51
1969Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss351565997716824555124466292104114.280.352.362.71421734681.286.082.225.3299.694.260.440.73119.8020.24
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11ss3614655286173293543835334155111.313.372.404.77622337616.324.091.196.3518.605.520.640.81110.4021.39
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos11ss371254915611423044564354329407.232.284.303.58714927541.246.071.147.2726.477.951.230.74122.7523.68
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos11ss-ss381104364711226333933262825508.257.299.351.65015332474.266.094.154.2975.495.911.080.63145.3328.57
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos11ss391324995613517104913143330127112.271.324.309.63315418561.285.038.148.2937.665.880.770.000.0013.33
B Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter9439085110184447000000000.282.282.379.66114826390.275.097.097.0000.000.000.001.0397.5023.64
MLB Totals - 18 Season(s)Filter260110230133526773949283791506136736742271617622184.262.311.343.654350456911230.274.081.189.0006.556.611.010.74123.2521.26
Minor League Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15056492154243651000000000.273.273.358.63120233564.265.085.085.0000.000.000.001.0694.0021.43
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter15056492154243651000000000.273.273.358.63120233564.265.085.085.0000.000.000.001.0694.0021.43
Chicago White Sox Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter15135856791157622354434643188243941013904015105.269.319.348.66720363206438.282.079.194.0006.826.370.930.67136.1920.30
Baltimore Orioles Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter7212948385740105343319416646193228104520652.251.297.343.64010121723216.261.092.198.0006.007.091.181.0389.3323.24
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter3671426159361664713322810410442616127.253.303.320.623456771576.266.067.149.0006.606.601.000.44203.7121.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626378316725654932846462105111.262.311.343.65421835699.274.081.189.0006.556.611.010.74123.2521.26
Average Minor - Per 162 games16260999166263655000000000.273.273.358.63121836609.265.085.085.0000.000.000.001.0694.0021.43

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22SS152--2504743591759724.9544.76------152100.098.7
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23SS142--2464492085715695.9724.89------14399.392.2
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24SS145--2894632190773752.9735.19------145100.094.2
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25SS152--2824602387765742.9704.88------152100.098.7
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26SS153--30555118117874856.9795.59------153100.099.4
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27SS156--2644873086781751.9624.81------156100.096.3
1962Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28SS152--28045220102752732.9734.82------15399.393.8
1963Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29SS145--2754031276690678.9834.68------14699.389.5
1964Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30SS145--2604371598712697.9794.81------14699.389.5
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31SS141--2384392087697677.9714.80------14497.987.0
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32SS151--30344117104761744.9784.93------151100.094.4
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33SS131--2213332567579554.9574.23------13497.881.4
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34SS156--2695351992823804.9775.15------15799.496.3
1969Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35SS154--2485632094831811.9765.27------15698.795.1
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36SS146--2514831899752734.9765.03------146100.090.1
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37SS121--1943381656548532.9714.40------12596.874.7
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38SS109--1833041654503487.9684.47------11099.170.3
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38SS108-9351833041654503487.9684.510.52-----11098.269.7
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos39SS132-11041904042168615594.9664.500.54-----132100.081.5
MLB Totals for SS - 18 season(s)-   SS2691-20394731832038216071343313051.9724.856.40-----26910.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1956Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22----152------
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23----142------
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24----145------
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25----152------
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26----153------
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27----156------
1962Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28----152------
1963Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal29----145------
1964Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal30----145------
1965Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal31----141------
1966Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal32----151------
1967Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal33----131------
1968Chicago White SoxALMLBcha34----156------
1969Chicago White SoxALMLBcha35----154------
1970Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36----146------
1971Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37----121------
1972Boston Red SoxALMLBbos38----217------
1973Boston Red SoxALMLBbos39----132------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1959Chicago White SoxWorld SeriesMLB25626181000102300000.308.357.346.7039128.348.038.1547.1410.711.500.000.0012.50
1966Baltimore OriolesWorld SeriesMLB32416041002000000000.250.250.313.5635116.250.063.0630.000.000.000.000.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs10421122002102300000.286.318.333.65114244.308.047.1194.556.821.500.000.0016.67

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1956American League Rookie of the Year1
1958American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1
1959American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1
1960American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1
1961American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1
1962American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1
1964American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1
1966American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1
1968American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1
1970American League Gold Glove (Shortstop)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1974-03-26Released by Red Sox. 
1970-12-01TradeTraded by White Sox to Red Sox for Luis Alvarado and Mike Andrews. 
1967-11-29TradeTraded by Orioles with John Matias and Russ Snyder to White Sox for Roger Nelson, Bruce Howard and Don Buford. 
1963-01-14TradeTraded by White Sox with Al Smith to Orioles for Ron Hansen, Pete Ward, Dave Nicholson and Hoyt Wilhelm. 
1954-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by White Sox. 
* 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.