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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Leonardo Lazaro Cardenas Alfonso
Stat Years
1956-1975  [mlb] 1960-1975
Height/Weight
5-10 / 163
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
SS (1843) ... 3B (69) ... DH (4) ... 2B (3)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1938-12-17 in Matanza, Cuba   [81.241]
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Cincinnati Reds in 1957
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1960-07-25 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.220)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [9] MIN [3] TEX [2] CAL [1] CLE [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 9629 ... retro id: cardl101 ... mlbam id: 111982
Relations
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1956Tucson---C----17ss---112554812717336122378000000000.316.316.551.86754830271.000.235.0000.000.000.0023.84.2041.0
    1957Savannah---D----18ss---2147545661392261063000000000.255.255.372.62754520338.000.117.0000.000.000.0054.51.8327.3
    1958Savannah---D----19ss---3141498761332961358000000000.267.267.428.69549821348.000.161.0000.000.000.0038.32.6136.1
    1959HavanaILAAA----20ss---4154587581492851349000000000.254.254.385.63958722646.000.131.0000.000.000.0045.22.2130.9
    1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1721ssL-S-E-P5481421333241120063205001.232.264.324.588153467.134.092.2943.9220.925.33142.00.6521.2
    1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1622ssL-S-E-P674198236118152410153901215.308.353.485.8382169624.258.177.3596.9418.062.6039.62.3139.3
    1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1623ssL-S-E-P71535897717331410602539995104417.294.341.411.75264724245.178.117.3376.0315.302.5458.91.5526.0
    1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1624ssL-S-E-P8158565421332247483523101481613.235.270.326.59660118433.127.091.2753.8316.814.3980.71.1624.8
    1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1625ssL-S-E-P91635976115032296944411102661010.251.299.357.65665221343.174.106.2916.2916.872.6866.31.3828.7
    1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1626ssL-S-E-P10156557651602511115714601001442517.287.355.431.78662624047.246.144.3319.5815.971.6750.61.7629.4
    1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1627ssL-S-E-P111605685914525420819445871641819.255.309.419.72862423849.252.164.2697.2113.941.9328.43.2133.8
    1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1628ssL-S-E-P121083793097143221453477221168.256.320.325.64541812319.156.069.3168.1318.422.26189.50.4819.6
    1968Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin1629ssL-S-E-P13137452451061327412136832631816.235.292.319.61149914422.166.084.2717.2116.632.3164.61.4020.8
    1969Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin530ssL-S-E-P141605786716224410705666964891219.280.353.388.74166522438.220.108.3169.9214.441.4557.81.5023.5
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5,1731ssL-S-E-P1516058867145344116525421014132211.247.300.374.67464922049.194.127.2806.4715.562.4053.51.6933.8
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin1732ssL-S-E-P161535545914625418753351691711516.264.321.421.74262423347.249.157.2688.1711.061.3530.82.8832.2
    1972California AngelsALMLBcal1733ssL-S-E-P17150551251231126421235732131415.223.272.283.55560215619.122.060.2475.8112.132.0991.81.0015.4
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLBcle434ssL-S-E-P18721959424001214134204005.215.264.236.500212464.072.021.2756.1319.813.230.00.009.5
    1974Texas RangersALMLBtex19353bL-S-E-P19349252530071021401012.272.287.304.59195283.065.032.3212.1114.747.000.00.0012.0
    1975Texas RangersALMLBtex19363bL-S-E-P20551021524201500141203000.235.328.284.612119293.186.049.25811.7610.080.86102.00.8412.5
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)1941670766217252854911868939485221135289748122174.257.311.367.67874022462452.186.110.2927.0515.332.1756.81.5926.2
    National League Totals (9 yrs)1157404741510581823572413262829972817482598106.261.313.377.69044361526289.189.116.3016.7416.412.4356.21.6227.3
    American League Totals (7 yrs)7842660247667103144627613202234071149232468.251.309.352.6612966936163.182.101.2787.5213.721.8357.81.5524.4
    Minor League Totals154587581492851349000000000.254.254.385.63958722646.131.131.2370.000.000.0045.22.2130.9
    Minor: D Totals2881043142272511223121000000000.261.261.399.660104341686.138.138.2440.000.000.0045.32.2131.6
    Minor: C Totals12554812717336122378000000000.316.316.551.86754830271.235.235.2860.000.000.0023.84.2041.0
    Minor: AAA Totals154587581492851349000000000.254.254.385.63958722646.131.131.2370.000.000.0045.22.2130.9
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (9 yrs)1157404741510581823572413262829972817482598106.261.313.377.69044361526289.189.116.3016.7416.412.4356.21.6227.3
    Minnesota Twins Totals (3 yrs)47317201934538312392101014159266928221946.263.325.394.7191938677134.220.131.2888.2013.731.6744.12.0129.6
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)150551251231126421235732131415.223.272.283.55560215619.122.060.2475.8112.132.0991.81.0015.4
    Texas Rangers Totals (2 yrs)8919420495011210162604012.253.310.294.604214576.129.041.2877.4812.151.63194.00.4712.2
    Cleveland Indians Totals (1 yrs)721959424001214134204005.215.264.236.500212464.072.021.2756.1319.813.230.00.009.5
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1960Cincinnati RedsNLMLB21SS4700.076128932213204.9584.300.0030.597.92
    1961Cincinnati RedsNLMLB22SS6300.083133621222216.9733.400.0040.985.12
    1962Cincinnati RedsNLMLB23SS14900.02734432184737716.9724.800.0092.097.41
    1963Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24SS15700.02704202084710690.9724.400.0096.999.41
    1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25SS16300.03364363287804772.9604.700.00100.6100.01
    1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26SS15500.02924401992751732.9754.700.0095.799.41
    1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27SS16000.02794461587740725.9804.500.00100.0100.01
    1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28SS10800.01903161557521506.9714.700.0066.7100.01
    1968Cincinnati RedsNLMLB29SS13600.02213882966638609.9554.500.0084.099.31
    1969Minnesota TwinsALMLB30SS16000.031057032126912880.9655.500.0098.8100.01
    1970Minnesota TwinsALMLB31SS16000.02804871791784767.9784.800.0098.8100.01
    1971Minnesota TwinsALMLB32SS15300.02664451189722711.9854.600.0095.6100.01
    1972California AngelsALMLB33SS15001,315.12414712282734712.9704.700.5496.8100.01
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLB343B5037.0313241816.8893.200.433.16.93
    1973Cleveland IndiansALMLB34SS670497.187154933250241.9643.600.4841.493.12
    1974Texas RangersALMLB353B2100.017350152521.0002.500.0013.161.84
    1974Texas RangersALMLB35SS1000.0919223028.9332.800.006.329.42
    1974Texas RangersALMLB35DH400.0000000.0000.000.002.511.86
    1975Texas RangersALMLB362B300.01200331.0001.000.001.95.56
    1975Texas RangersALMLB363B4300.0327659113108.9562.500.0026.578.22
    1975Texas RangersALMLB36SS500.0570312121.0002.400.003.19.13
    MLB Totals - (2B)3001200331.0001.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (3B)6903752124714183176.9622.604.760.00.00
    MLB Totals - (SS)184301,81232185303259103687808521.9714.604.700.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1960MLB-----47-----
    1961MLB-----63-----
    1962MLB-----149-----
    1963MLB-----157-----
    1964MLB-----163-----
    1965MLB-----155-----
    1966MLB-----160-----
    1967MLB-----108-----
    1968MLB-----136-----
    1969MLB-----160-----
    1970MLB-----160-----
    1971MLB-----153-----
    1972MLB-----150-----
    1973MLB----567-----
    1974MLB----2110----4
    1975MLB---3435-----
    Totals---3691843----4
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