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Merito Acosta



Baldomero Pedro Acosta Fernández


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: José Acosta (Brother)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues
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Glossary
# Players Pos HoF
Merito Acosta
LF
1000
162
538
107
150
19
4
1
52
107
44
55
.279
.410
.332
 
1
RF
990
162
578
78
159
16
5
2
42
65
61
32
.274
.359
.329
2
LF
989
162
578
87
156
18
8
1
34
83
44
34
.271
.365
.334
3
CF
985
162
485
71
135
18
5
1
42
56
56
11
.278
.356
.343
4
CF
984
162
573
89
160
20
6
2
51
63
51
17
.279
.357
.347
5
RF
983
162
620
84
167
19
7
2
61
44
2
22
.269
.322
.333
6
LF
983
162
561
96
152
15
6
1
43
71
2
31
.270
.356
.325
7
RF
982
162
591
76
158
19
7
1
58
41
0
21
.267
.321
.330
8
RF
982
162
632
90
173
17
8
3
45
38
0
28
.274
.318
.339
9
CF
982
162
557
77
157
18
10
1
61
40
13
20
.282
.339
.354
10
RF
981
162
555
74
150
16
5
1
30
73
42
19
.271
.357
.323
11
LF
981
162
433
58
120
16
4
1
35
31
54
13
.277
.329
.341
12
CF
980
162
613
92
167
18
7
2
52
52
2
36
.272
.334
.332
13
RF
980
162
505
87
145
14
7
1
42
63
31
24
.287
.374
.346
14
CF
980
162
456
63
125
12
5
1
34
19
36
7
.274
.304
.325
15
CF
979
162
634
99
173
16
10
1
34
47
0
41
.274
.328
.336
16
RF
979
162
471
56
129
15
6
1
56
37
25
5
.275
.328
.340
17
CF
979
162
416
55
117
17
2
2
37
29
37
6
.281
.327
.341
18
CF
979
162
498
81
139
16
7
1
33
61
84
42
.280
.360
.351
19
RF
978
162
635
89
177
20
7
7
64
33
0
36
.279
.322
.361
20
CF
978
162
624
97
167
15
7
0
43
77
0
34
.268
.352
.317
21
RF
978
162
560
77
149
18
8
1
41
42
9
35
.267
.322
.332
22
LF
978
162
473
68
131
17
7
2
47
67
48
27
.278
.375
.355
23
RF
978
162
463
68
124
16
5
1
37
59
30
6
.268
.354
.326
24
CF
978
162
583
87
160
17
4
2
31
33
94
47
.275
.320
.327
25
CF
978
162
593
76
169
17
7
1
37
29
58
40
.284
.319
.343
26
CF
976
162
611
107
174
19
7
2
57
74
1
33
.285
.368
.347
27
LF
976
162
505
89
140
16
8
3
40
60
62
43
.278
.361
.359
28
CF
976
162
532
82
142
19
6
0
36
73
43
17
.266
.357
.327
29
LF
976
162
401
79
107
15
4
1
36
33
34
17
.267
.333
.336
30
RF
976
162
472
56
132
17
8
1
46
16
24
5
.280
.306
.353
31
CF
975
162
584
111
169
11
6
1
33
115
1
27
.290
.413
.333
32
CF
975
162
535
88
146
25
8
1
51
43
44
16
.272
.335
.355
33
RF
974
162
605
121
162
16
13
2
80
81
18
42
.268
.364
.349
34
RF
974
162
519
75
138
15
6
4
46
49
0
7
.267
.346
.344
35
CF
974
162
592
76
160
15
9
3
55
57
0
27
.271
.337
.341
36
LF
974
162
421
58
113
15
7
0
41
39
38
5
.267
.332
.338
37
LF
974
162
504
65
139
22
6
3
47
41
37
3
.275
.330
.361
38
LF
974
162
500
62
137
15
4
0
35
25
50
22
.275
.314
.323
39
CF
974
162
442
62
121
10
4
4
42
27
67
26
.273
.318
.347
40
RF
973
162
663
100
182
25
8
1
78
27
41
9
.274
.303
.340
41
LF
973
162
674
113
180
26
9
2
73
42
25
29
.267
.314
.340
42
RF
973
162
603
108
157
15
9
1
51
78
0
30
.261
.348
.322
43
CF
973
162
595
70
166
18
7
2
65
44
28
27
.279
.334
.346
44
RF
973
162
544
76
144
15
9
4
44
83
61
24
.265
.365
.346
45
RF
973
162
603
90
168
24
8
4
45
54
29
23
.278
.342
.366
46
CF
973
162
516
69
143
23
5
3
45
25
30
7
.277
.314
.356
47
LF
973
162
663
104
187
31
6
3
50
56
39
46
.282
.341
.358
48
RF
973
162
510
53
143
20
3
4
44
16
31
4
.280
.305
.353
49
CF
973
162
484
80
129
16
5
3
36
46
83
46
.268
.332
.339
50
LF
972
162
609
85
158
19
7
4
66
38
0
21
.259
.308
.335
51
LF
972
162
598
85
161
21
10
1
48
66
0
18
.269
.346
.343
52
CF
972
162
544
80
150
25
7
2
62
68
63
38
.275
.367
.359
53
LF
972
162
547
72
145
20
8
2
62
53
23
25
.265
.335
.341
54
RF
972
162
413
49
114
16
6
1
41
34
21
4
.275
.330
.349
55
CF
972
162
466
57
133
18
4
0
30
29
15
4
.286
.329
.342
56
LF
972
162
492
64
132
20
4
1
46
47
44
6
.268
.333
.334
57
SP
971
162
500
59
131
20
8
0
58
17
15
5
.261
.286
.336
58
CF
971
162
602
93
163
21
7
1
56
51
0
48
.271
.332
.331
59
LF
971
162
554
60
146
16
7
2
58
34
0
20
.263
.318
.326
60
CF
971
162
546
78
156
18
7
2
53
61
53
24
.286
.362
.356
61
1B
971
162
577
52
155
21
6
1
53
35
22
14
.269
.314
.330
62
CF
971
162
562
66
151
17
5
0
55
43
29
42
.269
.325
.318
63
RF
971
162
551
90
152
10
10
1
28
76
35
19
.276
.364
.336
64
CF
971
162
573
72
160
28
3
4
59
28
50
11
.280
.320
.361
65
CF
971
162
492
66
139
23
6
2
55
53
36
9
.283
.356
.363
66
CF
971
162
609
64
168
32
3
0
55
33
19
4
.277
.316
.340
67
RF
971
162
452
58
120
14
2
4
49
44
26
3
.266
.335
.328
68
CF
971
162
484
79
129
13
8
2
39
29
78
26
.266
.307
.337
69
CF
971
162
440
66
119
15
5
4
43
24
74
33
.272
.313
.352
70
RF
970
162
661
112
186
31
10
2
59
42
42
6
.282
.326
.367
71
LF
970
162
591
113
161
27
2
4
94
84
0
56
.272
.370
.344
72
RF
970
162
547
68
153
23
9
3
67
61
0
26
.280
.370
.371
73
CF
970
162
482
65
136
10
3
0
48
19
23
17
.282
.314
.314
74
RF
970
162
561
67
145
15
11
2
42
42
59
29
.259
.319
.332
75
LF
970
162
569
71
156
25
7
3
64
53
54
8
.274
.341
.361
76
CF
970
162
468
71
132
17
7
2
42
34
39
6
.281
.335
.363
77
CF
970
162
485
83
131
13
3
1
30
55
66
59
.270
.343
.314
78
CF
969
162
716
138
196
24
9
0
68
14
46
13
.274
.288
.332
79
LF
969
162
681
96
194
11
11
0
77
8
8
3
.285
.293
.336
80
CF
969
162
619
85
163
24
6
2
58
52
0
22
.263
.325
.331
81
CF
969
162
601
82
172
20
9
1
50
56
16
40
.285
.353
.353
82
RF
969
162
485
69
131
20
3
4
39
42
71
21
.270
.328
.345
83
CF
969
162
530
78
149
20
7
3
37
39
96
33
.282
.343
.366
84
LF
968
162
718
155
204
21
9
3
91
27
27
25
.285
.310
.349
85
RF
968
162
610
116
161
14
16
2
86
94
58
43
.264
.368
.351
86
LF
968
162
570
97
142
16
12
3
50
96
17
28
.249
.360
.332
87
LF
968
162
595
94
165
22
9
4
87
46
0
21
.278
.341
.365
88
RF
968
162
614
61
178
14
7
3
68
30
0
16
.290
.326
.351
89
CF
968
162
547
84
154
24
6
6
44
51
77
28
.281
.343
.378
90
LF
968
162
473
61
125
17
3
5
43
37
57
25
.264
.318
.347
91
LF
967
162
626
94
176
25
10
3
65
41
2
41
.282
.337
.367
92
RF
967
162
525
79
142
19
12
3
46
74
25
26
.270
.365
.369
93
CF
967
162
559
67
159
18
8
1
33
51
27
16
.284
.348
.350
94
CF
967
162
505
80
136
21
4
5
35
78
32
13
.270
.369
.355
95
CF
967
162
425
56
115
20
2
3
39
38
51
4
.271
.331
.353
96
SP
966
162
578
78
158
24
8
2
69
28
2
33
.273
.311
.352
97
CF
966
162
549
79
153
23
10
4
59
71
27
26
.278
.367
.377
98
RF
966
162
246
42
66
6
4
1
24
49
22
8
.269
.392
.329
99
1B
966
162
539
62
145
18
7
2
62
24
38
6
.269
.301
.337
100
CF
966
162
598
83
162
27
6
5
77
41
52
15
.271
.320
.363

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