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Merito Acosta
Baldomero Pedro (FernŠndez) Acosta
 
 
Born: May 19, 1896 in Bauta, Cuba
Died: November 17, 1963 - 67 years old in Miami, FL
Bats: L Throws: L Ht: 5'7" Wt: 140
Batting Ratings(?)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Inducted into the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame as a Player in 1955
- Played in the Major Leagues
- Played in the Minor Leagues
- Visit Acosta's Managerial Page
Relatives: Brother of Josť Acosta

Overall

Multi-Team Years

Batting Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
G
R
H
   
HAB
-
16.6
LF
 
24
66
45
8
9
0
0
0
3
6
0
15
0
 
0
3
3
0
0
 
.200
.429
.200
.629
87
6.6
.367
HAB
-
17.6
RF
 
37
152
119
21
35
5
1
0
8
17
0
21
0
 
0
5
7
0
0
 
.294
.421
.353
.774
147
7.0
.405
HAB
-
18.6
LF
 
36
156
118
28
39
5
0
0
11
16
4
34
12
 
0
2
1
1
0
 
.331
.484
.373
.857
173
9.7
.463
HP
-
19.6
LF
 
34
151
125
28
36
7
1
0
10
12
4
22
6
 
0
2
1
1
0
 
.288
.400
.360
.760
122
7.5
.404
RS
LCA
20.6
LF
 
13
55
44
5
13
0
0
0
1
1
11
 
0
0
0
 
.295
.436
.295
.732
154
5.2
.370
ALM
-
24.6
LF
 
32
135
108
18
27
2
3
0
17
6
0
17
0
 
0
4
6
0
0
 
.250
.372
.324
.696
131
5.5
.349
MAR
LG
26.6
CF
 
45
202
163
34
46
9
1
1
20
9
32
 
5
2
0
 
.282
.415
.368
.783
133
7.4
.391
7
4
LF
 
221
917
722
142
205
28
6
1
70
67
8
152
18
 
0
21
20
2
0
 
.284
.421
.344
.765
138
7.2
.398
7
Cuban Leagues
 
207
855
672
135
193
28
6
1
65
64
8
144
18
 
0
19
18
2
0
 
.287
.425
.351
.777
142
7.5
.404
2
Major Leagues
 
14
62
50
7
12
0
0
0
5
3
0
8
0
 
0
2
2
0
0
 
.240
.367
.240
.607
85
4.3
.317
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
4
LF
 
131
525
407
85
119
17
2
0
32
51
8
92
18
 
0
12
12
2
0
 
.292
.435
.344
.779
140
7.9
.417
1
LF
 
13
55
44
5
13
0
0
0
1
1
0
11
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.296
.436
.296
.732
154
5.2
.370
1
LF
 
32
135
108
18
27
2
3
0
17
6
0
17
0
 
0
4
6
0
0
 
.250
.372
.324
.696
131
5.5
.349
1
CF
 
45
202
163
34
46
9
1
1
20
9
0
32
0
 
0
5
2
0
0
 
.282
.415
.368
.783
133
7.4
.391



Outfield Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
HAB
-
16.6
OF
 
19
132.3
20
18
2
0
0
 
1.000
.920
 
1.36
1.79
HAB
-
17.6
OF
 
36
301.7
58
46
9
3
4
 
.948
.947
 
1.64
2.04
HAB
-
18.6
OF
 
35
301.3
69
62
3
4
0
 
.942
.945
 
1.94
2.02
HP
-
19.6
OF
 
38
294.0
65
56
4
5
0
 
.923
.932
 
1.84
1.92
RS
LCA
20.6
OF
 
13
116.3
24
20
2
2
1
 
.917
.957
 
1.70
1.81
ALM
-
24.6
OF
 
32
277.7
72
67
3
2
1
 
.972
.959
 
2.27
1.95
MAR
LG
26.6
OF
 
45
398.0
108
96
8
4
0
 
.963
.936
 
2.35
2.13
7
4
OF
 
218
1821.3
416
365
31
20
6
 
.952
.943
 
1.96
1.99



Left Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
HAB
-
16.6
LF
 
17
125.3
20
18
2
0
0
 
1.000
.949
 
1.44
1.96
HAB
-
18.6
LF
 
35
301.3
69
62
3
4
0
 
.942
.948
 
1.94
2.20
HP
-
19.6
LF
 
25
194.0
42
36
3
3
0
 
.929
.909
 
1.81
2.06
RS
LCA
20.6
LF
 
13
116.3
24
20
2
2
1
 
.917
.945
 
1.70
2.08
ALM
-
24.6
LF
 
32
277.7
72
67
3
2
1
 
.972
.967
 
2.27
2.06
5
3
LF
 
122
1014.7
227
203
13
11
2
 
.952
.946
 
1.92
2.09



Center Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
HAB
-
17.6
CF
 
2
19.0
5
4
0
1
0
 
.800
.936
 
1.89
2.23
HP
-
19.6
CF
 
1
1.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
2.31
MAR
LG
26.6
CF
 
45
398.0
108
96
8
4
0
 
.963
.943
 
2.35
2.55
3
2
CF
 
48
418.0
113
100
8
5
0
 
.956
.942
 
2.33
2.53



Right Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
HAB
-
16.6
RF
 
2
7.0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
1.43
HAB
-
17.6
RF
 
34
282.7
53
42
9
2
4
 
.962
.946
 
1.62
1.64
HP
-
19.6
RF
 
12
99.0
23
20
1
2
0
 
.913
.940
 
1.91
1.30
3
1
RF
 
48
388.7
76
62
10
4
4
 
.947
.944
 
1.67
1.55



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