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Cesar CedenoTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1986 MLB Years: 1970-1986
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PositionsOF-1723, 1B-258Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCesar Cedeno (Encarnacion)
Height6-2Weight190BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateFebruary 25,1951 [67.239]PlaceSanto Domingo,Dominican Republic

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1967 by the Houston Astros.
MLB DebutJune 20,1970 [19.115]
OrganizationsHOU [14] CIN [4] SLN [2] LAN [1] Awards9Awards Voting6-173
TBC Player ID9764Retrosheet IDcedec001MLBAM ID112153
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Player Notes:   Hit for the cycle on August 2, 1972 and on August 9,1976
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed88Power72Contact65XBH72RBIs68Runs65Hitting74Durability61Team.490Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968CovingtonAppRk-1736131234956021000000000.374.374.504.8786611131.374.130.130.3940.000.000.000.000.0022.45
1968CocoaFSLA+-1769180194682016000000000.256.256.322.5785810180.256.066.067.2610.000.000.000.000.0021.74
1968Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1053114295138037000000000.305.305.399.70412421311.305.094.093.3170.000.000.000.000.0022.11
1969PeninsulaCaroA+-1814249762136323539000000000.274.274.380.65418940497.266.106.107.2930.000.000.001.0199.4029.41
1970Oklahoma CityAmerAAA-195423347871491461000000000.373.373.6911.06416137233.333.318.318.4640.000.000.006.0116.6442.53
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of199035546110214742174155723228.310.340.451.79116032377.352.141.220.3503.9815.123.801.8650.7129.09
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of201616118516140610812092510233759.264.293.398.69124356649.298.134.193.3083.8515.724.081.5461.1034.78
1972Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of21139559103179398228255215662514511.320.385.537.92230069625.328.217.377.4138.969.921.113.5225.4138.55
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of2213952586168352257056154179712719.320.376.537.91328262576.338.217.373.4047.1213.721.934.3421.0036.90
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of23160610951642952610257176410342869.269.338.461.79928160688.282.192.362.3609.3014.971.613.7823.4636.59
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of2413150093144313136350176252725912.288.371.440.81122047576.298.152.342.36610.769.030.842.2638.4632.64
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of2515057589171265188358155551104916.297.357.454.81126149635.300.157.327.3688.668.030.932.8331.9428.65
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of26141530921483681471611447501128710.279.346.457.80324258598.283.178.355.3497.868.361.062.3437.8639.19
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of2750192315482723232152402014.281.333.453.7868717209.292.172.359.3537.1811.481.603.3527.4331.48
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou281b281324705712327465430136452339815.262.348.374.72217637549.278.112.285.32311.669.470.811.0978.3330.08
1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28of29137499711543281073481566721121113.309.389.465.85423250569.344.156.355.37811.6012.651.091.7649.9032.47
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou281b-of30823064283190534127243112526.271.321.382.70311724338.284.111.206.3197.109.171.291.4861.2028.92
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28of311384925214235185716114141424215.289.346.413.75920344543.300.124.217.3407.557.551.001.4761.5030.99
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28of32983324077160939139335331622.232.302.361.66312025375.246.129.241.2988.8014.131.612.4036.8932.47
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28of-1b331103805910524210471932554142411.276.321.429.75016336412.299.153.261.3326.0713.112.162.4338.0034.29
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28of-1b3483220245312033095193531215.241.307.336.6437415245.272.095.200.2927.7614.291.841.2273.3328.30
1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln71b342876143341619515700122.434.463.7501.213571182.422.316.434.5176.108.541.407.3212.6733.33
1985Totals for NL-NL         1112963886161949146244231337.291.347.443.79013126327.310.152.260.3477.3412.841.752.7532.8930.23
1986Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-of35206551130140231200000.169.206.262.46817468.192.093.108.2114.4117.654.001.4765.0036.36
1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan7of35377851821061171302000.231.294.282.57622387.277.051.141.2678.0514.941.860.000.0016.67
MLB Totals - 17 Season(s)Filter20067310108420874366019997655017966493856327183167.285.347.443.79032406958133.302.158.299.0008.1611.531.412.4536.7333.30
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter32111061563296220201410231200000.297.299.444.7434911021109.288.147.147.0000.271.084.001.8055.3031.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter74298529817915650231200000.329.336.597.93317841301.306.268.272.0001.003.994.004.9819.8741.84
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter21167781182405555000000000.269.269.365.63424750677.263.096.096.0000.000.000.000.74135.4027.47
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter36131234956021000000000.374.374.504.8786611131.374.130.130.0000.000.000.000.000.0022.45
Houston Astros Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter1512573289016593435516377848714953473545225672132.289.351.454.80526015616389.306.165.316.0008.3611.501.382.5535.1733.82
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter429142417537787330173572811818311814933.265.323.393.7165601201575.283.128.232.0007.4911.621.551.9047.4731.83
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter377851821061171302000.231.294.282.57622387.277.051.141.0008.0514.941.860.000.0016.67
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2876143341619515700122.434.463.7501.213571182.422.316.434.0006.108.541.407.3212.6733.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games16259088169355167944145476536713.285.347.443.79026256657.302.158.299.0008.1611.531.412.4536.7333.30
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625587916631101071012600000.297.299.444.74324851560.288.147.147.0000.271.084.001.8055.3031.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou19OF90--21117-219212.9682.36------90100.055.6
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou20OF157--34564-355351.9892.24------16197.596.9
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou201B2--3---331.0001.50------1611.21.2
1972Houston AstrosNLMLBhou21OF137-1217345971361354.9812.580.29-----13998.689.5
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22OF136-11753571072374367.9812.700.31-----13997.884.0
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23OF157--4461134460457.9932.91------16098.196.9
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24OF131--322862336330.9822.52------131100.081.4
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25OF146--3771185396388.9802.66------15097.390.1
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26OF137--3351412350349.9972.55------14197.284.6
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27OF50--149221153151.9873.02------50100.030.9
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou281B91--832331779882865.9819.51------13268.956.2
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28OF40--1162--1181181.0002.95------13230.324.7
1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29OF136--338983355347.9772.55------13799.383.4
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou301B46--42827427459455.9919.89------8256.141.8
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30OF34--8211-8483.9882.44------8241.530.9
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31OF131--301432308305.9902.33------13894.980.9
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin311B1---1--111.0001.00------1380.70.6
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32OF73--138511144143.9931.96------9874.545.1
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin321B17--1205-71251251.0007.35------9817.310.5
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33OF77--14073-150147.9801.91------11070.047.5
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin331B44--21514416233229.9835.20------11040.027.2
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34OF53--9611-9897.9901.83------8363.932.9
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin341B34--1108111119118.9923.47------8341.021.1
1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln341B23--1455116151150.9936.52------2882.114.2
1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34OF2---------------287.11.2
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln35OF5--10---10101.0002.00------2025.03.5
1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35OF31--3312-3634.9441.10------3783.819.1
MLB Totals for OF - 17 season(s)-   OF1718-23924131102642342974233.9852.461.77-----17180.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 7 season(s)-   1B258--1853932715619731946.9867.54------2580.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF5--10---10101.0002.00------50.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970Houston AstrosNLMLBhou19---------90-
1971Houston AstrosNLMLBhou20--2------157-
1972Houston AstrosNLMLBhou21---------137-
1973Houston AstrosNLMLBhou22---------136-
1974Houston AstrosNLMLBhou23---------157-
1975Houston AstrosNLMLBhou24---------131-
1976Houston AstrosNLMLBhou25---------146-
1977Houston AstrosNLMLBhou26---------137-
1978Houston AstrosNLMLBhou27---------50-
1979Houston AstrosNLMLBhou28--91------40-
1980Houston AstrosNLMLBhou29---------136-
1981Houston AstrosNLMLBhou30--46------34-
1982Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin31--1------131-
1983Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin32--17------73-
1984Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin33--44------77-
1985Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin34--34------53-
1985St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34--23------2-
1986Louisville Redbirds AmerAAAsln35---------5-
1986Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan35---------31-

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1980Houston AstrosChamp. SeriesMLB29311120001001000000.182.250.182.4322012.182.000.0918.330.000.000.000.000.00
1981Houston AstrosDiv SeriesMLB30413031000202200000.231.333.308.6414115.273.077.38513.3313.331.000.000.0033.33
1985St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB34512221000002300000.167.286.250.5363114.222.083.25014.2921.431.500.000.0050.00
1985St. Louis CardinalsWorld SeriesMLB34515121001002200000.133.235.200.4353117.154.067.20011.7611.761.000.000.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs413031000202200000.231.333.308.6414115.273.077.38513.3313.331.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs823341001003300000.174.269.217.4865126.200.043.17411.5411.541.000.000.0025.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs515121001002200000.133.235.200.4353117.154.067.20011.7611.761.000.000.0050.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2012Greeneville AstrosAppRkMinorhou61Hitting Coach683632.5298.53Omar Lopez
2013Greeneville AstrosAppRkMinorhou62Hitting Coach683830.5592.52Josh BonifayLost in Finals
2014Greeneville AstrosAppRkMinorhou63Hitting Coach663234.4855.04Josh Bonifay
2015Greeneville AstrosAppRkMinorhou64Hitting Coach673433.5075.52Lamarr RogersLeague Champions
2016Greeneville AstrosAppRkMinorhou65Hitting Coach673334.4935.53Josh Bonifay
2017Greeneville AstrosAppRkMinorhou66Hitting Coach673334.4937.52Sixto OrtegaLost in Semi-Finals
2018Gulf Coast Astros -GCLRkMinorhou67Hitting Coach552728.49112.52Wladimir Sutil
* 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 [9]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1972MLB Player of the Month (June) ... National League Gold Glove (Outfielder)2
1973National League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1974National League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1975National League Gold Glove (Outfielder)1
1976National League Gold Glove (Outfielder) ... National League Player of the Week (June 28-July 4)2
1977National League Player of the Week (September 19-September 25) ... NL Player of the Month (September)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1986-07-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1986-06-05Released by Dodgers. 
1986-04-10ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1986-04-03Released by Blue Jays. 
1986-03-14ContractSigned as Free Agent by Blue Jays. 
1985-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1985-08-29TradeTraded by Reds to Cardinals for Mark Jackson. 
1981-12-18TradeTraded by Astros to Reds for Ray Knight. 
1967-10-25ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Astros. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Cincinnati RedsTeam Payroll34562,500-181771++370,78060,000562,500
1985St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll34562,500-181971++370,78060,000562,500
1986Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll35200,000-4072242386,34760,000762,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red