Merito Acosta - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Merito Acosta



Baldomero Pedro Acosta FernŠndez



Born: May 19, 1896 in Bauta, Cuba
Died: November 17, 1963 in Miami, FL
          (67 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'7"
Wt: 140
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame in 1955
• Relatives: Josť Acosta (Brother)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
HAB
16
LF
24
66
45
8
9
0
0
0
3
6
15
3
3
0
.200
.429
.200
.629
81
HAB
17
RF
37
152
119
21
35
5
1
0
8
17
21
5
7
0
.294
.421
.353
.774
140
HAB
18
LF
36
156
118
28
39
5
0
0
11
16
4
34
12
2
1
1
.331
.484
.373
.857
170
HP
19
LF
34
151
125
28
36
7
1
0
10
12
4
22
6
2
1
1
0
.288
.400
.360
.760
117
RS
LCA
20
LF
13
55
44
5
13
0
0
0
1
1
11
0
0
0
.295
.436
.295
.732
152
HAB
LN
22
LF
36
155
131
27
33
2
0
0
12
21
18
0
5
1
.252
.340
.267
.607
93
ALM
MULT
24
LF
32
135
108
18
27
2
3
0
17
6
17
4
6
.250
.372
.324
.696
120
MAR
LG
26
CF
45
202
163
34
46
9
1
1
20
9
32
5
2
0
.282
.415
.368
.783
126
8
4
LF
257
1072
853
169
238
30
6
1
82
88
8
170
18
21
25
3
0
.279
.410
.332
.742
126
162 Game Average
676
538
107
150
19
4
1
52
55
19
107
44
13
16
3
0
.279
.410
.332
.742
126
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Cuban Leagues
243
1010
803
162
226
30
6
1
77
85
8
162
18
19
23
3
0
.281
.412
.337
.750
129
2
vs Major Leaguers
14
62
50
7
12
0
0
0
5
3
8
2
2
0
.240
.367
.240
.607
78
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Habana
LF
167
680
538
112
152
19
2
0
44
72
8
110
18
12
17
3
0
.283
.413
.325
.739
125
1
Red Sox
LF
13
55
44
5
13
0
0
0
1
1
11
0
0
0
.295
.436
.295
.732
152
1
Almendares
LF
32
135
108
18
27
2
3
0
17
6
17
4
6
.250
.372
.324
.696
122
1
Marianao
CF
45
202
163
34
46
9
1
1
20
9
32
5
2
0
.282
.415
.368
.783
126



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
HAB
66
.363
.347
22.7%
11.1%
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.052
HAB
152
.393
.330
13.8%
9.5%
0.0%
0.1%
.059
.048
HAB
156
.455
.326
21.8%
7.7%
10.1%
2.83
0.0%
0.0%
.042
.043
HP
151
.396
.359
14.6%
8.3%
4.0%
11.2%
3.67
1.35
0.0%
0.1%
.072
.057
RS
LCA
55
.377
.289
20.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.062
HAB
LN
155
.309
.312
11.6%
8.7%
0.0%
0.3%
.015
.054
ALM
MULT
135
.345
.314
12.6%
9.0%
0.0%
0.3%
.074
.068
MAR
LG
202
.387
.328
15.8%
8.1%
0.5%
0.4%
.086
.089
8
4
1072
.380
.328
15.9%
9.5%
6.1%
8.7%
3.00
1.24
0.1%
0.2%
.053
.061
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Cuban Leagues
1010
.385
.327
16.0%
9.5%
6.1%
8.7%
3.00
1.24
0.1%
0.2%
.056
.059
2
vs Major Leaguers
62
.312
.330
12.9%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.083
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Habana
680
.386
.333
16.2%
10.0%
6.1%
8.7%
3.00
1.24
0.0%
0.1%
.043
.051
1
Red Sox
55
.377
.289
20.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.062
1
Almendares
135
.345
.314
12.6%
9.0%
0.0%
0.3%
.074
.068
1
Marianao
202
.387
.328
15.8%
8.1%
0.5%
0.4%
.086
.089

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