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SAMMY SOSA

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1986-2007
Positions
RF-1396, OF-1217, DH-133, CF-34
Born
November 12, 1968  (45.240)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-0 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Unknown
College:
 
Drafted:
Signed as UDFA 1985 by TEX 
Signed by
Full Name
Samuel Sosa 
TBC Player ID
464
MLB Debut
June 16, 1989  (20.216)
Top Prospect:  team  1987 (#2-TEX), 1988 (#2-TEX), 1989 (#2-TEX), 1990 (#2-CHW)
Speed
57
Contact
13
Patience
45
Batting
52
Power
88

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TagNotes
3 Homers in a game6x
40 Homers in a Season MLB7x 1996, 1998-2003
500 Career Homers609 hr
6 hits in a GameJuly 2,1993
9 or more RBIs in a GameAugust 10,2002
Actors in Baseball MoviesHard Ball
Home Run Derby Participant6x 1995 ,1999-2002,2004 Winner 2000
HR Leader by FranchiseChicago Cubs (545)
Major League All-Star Game7x 1995,1998-2002,2004
MLB 30-30 Club2x 1993,1995
MLB Most Valuable PlayerNL 1998
Player of the Month5x Jul-1996 (NL),Jun-1998 (NL),May-1999 (NL),Jul-2000 (NL),Aug-2001 (NL)
Player of the Week11x Jul-4-1993, Aug-20-1995, Sep-3-1995, Jul-28-1996, May-18-1997, Jun-7-1998, Jun-21-1998, Sep-13-1998, Aug-26-2001, Aug-11-2002, Apr-20-2003
Regional Home Run LeaderDominican Republic
Silver Slugger Award6x NL (OF) 1995,1998-2002
Suspensions6/6/2003 - Using a corked bat (8)


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