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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
71
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
139
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
170
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
120
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
HAB
LN
22.6
LF
 
36
155
131
27
33
2
0
0
12
21
18
 
0
5
1
 
.252
.340
.267
.607
97
4.5
.335
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
124
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
127
7.4
.391
8
4
LF
 
257
1072
853
169
238
30
6
1
82
88
8
170
18
 
0
21
25
3
0
 
.279
.410
.332
.742
127
6.8
.389
8
Cuban Leagues
 
243
1010
803
162
226
30
6
1
77
85
8
162
18
 
0
19
23
3
0
 
.281
.412
.338
.750
130
6.9
.394
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
77
4.3
.317
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
5
LF
 
167
680
538
112
152
19
2
0
44
72
8
110
18
 
0
12
17
3
0
 
.283
.413
.325
.739
126
7.0
.398
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
124
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
127
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
HAB
LN
22.6
OF
 
36
319.3
92
81
8
3
2
 
.967
.956
 
2.51
2.05
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
8
4
OF
 
254
2140.7
508
446
39
23
8
 
.955
.945
 
2.04
2.00



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
HAB
LN
22.6
LF
 
33
293.3
85
74
8
3
2
 
.965
.944
 
2.52
2.33
ALM
-
24.6
LF
 
32
277.7
72
67
3
2
1
 
.972
.967
 
2.27
2.06
6
3
LF
 
155
1308.0
312
277
21
14
4
 
.955
.946
 
2.05
2.15



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
HAB
LN
22.6
CF
 
3
26.0
7
7
0
0
0
 
1.000
.965
 
2.42
2.43
MAR
LG
26.6
CF
 
45
398.0
108
96
8
4
0
 
.963
.943
 
2.35
2.55
4
2
CF
 
51
444.0
120
107
8
5
0
 
.958
.944
 
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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