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José Méndez



José Colmenar del Valle Méndez
(El Diamante Negro; Joe)

Born: January 2, 1885 in Cárdenas, Cuba
Died: October 31, 1928 in La Habana, Cuba
          (43 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 152
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006
• Inducted into the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame in 1939
• Buried: Cementerio Cristóbal Cólon (La Habana, La Habana, Cuba)
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Glossary
# Players Pos HoF
José Méndez
SP
1000
263.2
2.16
20
8
.701
41
27
20
4
2
218
63
67
152
 
1 SP
995
274.0
2.17
19
13
.599
37
31
25
5
2
228
66
63
163
2 SP
992
255.0
2.03
21
10
.672
40
28
21
5
2
202
58
75
176
3 SP
991
274.0
2.13
21
11
.665
36
32
25
5
2
242
65
48
143
4 SP
990
261.0
2.23
18
12
.603
37
31
23
5
2
209
65
94
159
5 SP
990
265.1
2.06
20
11
.648
40
28
23
5
4
226
61
56
115
6 SP
989
256.0
2.28
18
10
.632
39
29
20
4
1
206
65
87
111
7 SP
988
249.1
2.29
18
8
.683
38
30
19
4
0
201
63
70
80
8 SP
987
254.0
2.28
17
10
.638
39
29
21
2
1
220
64
93
119
9 SS
986
302.2
2.10
20
13
.617
36
32
30
3
0
285
71
31
113
10 SP
985
299.2
2.28
19
14
.580
34
34
33
3
0
291
76
42
88
11 SP
983
263.1
2.47
19
10
.660
38
30
24
4
1
242
72
58
84
12 SP
982
298.1
2.36
22
11
.665
35
33
32
3
0
268
78
62
138
13 SP
982
271.2
2.42
18
12
.602
38
30
21
2
1
253
73
60
98
14 SP
981
267.0
2.17
16
15
.507
39
29
21
3
1
237
65
80
122
15 SP
981
237.2
2.36
16
9
.637
39
29
17
4
1
205
62
86
83
16 SP
981
258.2
2.46
18
11
.625
39
29
22
3
3
227
71
61
147
17 SP
981
289.2
1.89
20
12
.623
36
32
29
6
1
235
61
45
115
18 SP
980
274.0
2.42
19
11
.623
37
31
26
4
1
234
74
99
111
19 SP
980
269.2
2.16
18
13
.574
37
31
24
5
0
224
65
73
211
20 RF
980
267.0
2.28
21
10
.671
36
32
23
4
1
213
68
96
107
21 SP
980
299.0
2.31
19
13
.589
34
34
32
3
0
310
77
16
72
22 SP
979
254.0
2.38
16
12
.583
40
28
20
3
2
228
67
65
108
23 SP
979
252.0
2.43
17
11
.615
37
31
18
4
1
203
68
86
132
24 SP
979
265.1
2.35
19
11
.627
37
31
24
4
1
234
69
63
133
25 SP
977
272.2
2.56
20
11
.642
37
31
23
5
2
256
78
50
115
26 SP
976
262.0
2.02
17
11
.617
37
31
18
4
0
213
59
72
123
27 SP
975
270.2
1.82
18
12
.607
39
29
23
5
3
214
55
56
158
28 SP
975
270.0
2.23
18
13
.584
35
33
26
4
0
225
67
90
120
29 SP
974
291.2
2.14
26
7
.796
35
33
28
2
1
330
69
16
14
30 SP
974
297.2
2.43
18
15
.553
34
34
32
2
0
285
80
52
119
31 SP
973
213.0
2.18
10
9
.517
50
18
10
2
0
175
52
62
73
32 SP
973
268.2
2.59
19
11
.634
38
30
25
3
1
259
77
37
96
33 SP
973
237.0
2.30
13
14
.486
40
28
15
3
1
203
60
76
118
34 SP
973
226.1
2.28
13
12
.522
41
27
14
1
4
198
57
47
82
35 SP
972
287.1
2.62
19
13
.603
34
34
32
2
0
253
84
69
146
36 SP
972
276.2
2.66
20
11
.634
37
31
25
3
2
263
82
65
86
37 SP
972
274.0
2.59
18
13
.582
37
31
23
3
2
247
79
69
131
38 SP
971
237.0
2.47
16
10
.602
39
29
14
2
1
219
65
65
75
39 SP
970
291.2
2.67
19
12
.607
35
33
32
3
1
270
87
56
140
40 SP
969
237.2
2.56
15
11
.589
44
24
15
2
4
194
67
65
131
41 SP
969
266.0
2.35
14
15
.496
37
31
22
3
1
253
69
78
106
42 SP
969
297.2
2.42
17
15
.531
35
33
31
3
0
304
80
20
63
43 SP
968
290.2
2.63
20
12
.618
36
32
30
3
1
280
85
48
111
44 SP
968
308.1
2.05
16
17
.486
34
34
33
2
0
315
70
20
60
45 SP
968
276.2
2.38
18
13
.567
37
31
26
4
1
253
73
83
89
46 SP
967
240.1
2.38
13
14
.489
42
26
16
3
2
211
64
61
90
47 SP
967
272.0
2.68
19
12
.600
37
31
24
3
0
248
81
65
119
48 SP
967
236.2
2.62
16
11
.600
44
24
14
2
1
221
69
58
104
49 SP
967
302.2
2.43
17
15
.527
34
34
33
2
0
314
82
24
78
50 SP
966
243.0
2.39
16
11
.596
39
29
16
3
2
208
65
73
100
51 SP
966
299.0
2.67
20
13
.613
35
33
32
2
0
286
89
58
121
52 SP
966
302.2
2.49
20
13
.607
34
34
33
3
0
353
84
16
18
53 SP
966
297.1
2.67
21
13
.613
34
34
32
2
0
294
88
49
177
54 SP
966
261.2
2.39
16
13
.548
37
31
23
4
0
236
70
58
119
55 SP
966
282.0
2.49
15
14
.512
36
32
25
2
0
257
78
75
122
56 SP
965
266.2
2.55
16
13
.550
38
30
23
3
0
243
76
58
86
57 SP
965
288.2
2.46
16
17
.472
34
34
31
2
0
278
79
67
147
58 SP
965
276.0
2.63
17
14
.548
35
33
27
3
1
250
81
84
114
59 SP
965
225.1
2.33
14
10
.579
42
26
14
4
2
197
58
47
86
60 SP
964
273.1
2.70
18
12
.600
35
33
26
2
0
279
82
72
69
61 SP
964
223.1
2.43
12
12
.503
41
27
12
3
0
201
60
55
89
62 SP
964
251.2
2.50
17
12
.581
41
27
19
5
1
214
70
70
143
63 SP
964
246.1
2.47
16
10
.607
42
26
18
3
4
221
68
58
113
64 SP
963
293.0
2.71
19
13
.594
34
34
32
3
0
280
88
79
113
65 SP
963
253.2
2.59
16
12
.556
40
28
21
3
1
221
73
75
117
66 SP
963
262.1
2.52
14
13
.524
41
27
19
3
1
261
74
70
81
67 SP
962
286.0
2.69
18
13
.572
36
32
28
3
1
254
85
102
150
68 SP
962
257.1
2.49
17
13
.565
37
31
20
4
0
232
71
77
134
69 SP
962
291.0
2.55
19
13
.580
35
33
30
4
0
275
82
55
132
70 SP
962
285.1
2.61
16
14
.542
37
31
26
4
0
271
83
83
88
71 SP
961
261.1
2.65
16
13
.554
40
28
20
3
2
234
77
77
120
72 SP
961
290.2
2.84
21
10
.690
37
31
29
2
1
268
92
74
115
73 SP
961
260.2
2.68
16
12
.561
38
30
17
3
1
259
78
70
73
74 SP
961
243.2
2.47
16
13
.561
39
29
18
4
1
222
67
73
82
75 SP
961
245.1
2.54
13
12
.532
43
25
16
4
2
215
69
89
79
76 SP
961
298.2
2.66
17
16
.522
35
33
32
2
1
285
88
66
75
77 SP
961
259.2
2.51
16
12
.575
39
29
17
4
1
242
72
52
99
78 SP
961
276.1
2.73
17
14
.552
37
31
26
3
0
257
84
78
126
79 SP
960
257.1
2.51
14
14
.500
37
31
19
3
1
210
72
103
119
80 SP
960
294.0
2.81
21
12
.648
34
34
31
2
0
278
92
77
128
81 SP
960
268.0
2.66
16
14
.528
36
32
22
4
1
258
79
53
103
82 SP
960
257.2
2.60
14
12
.525
39
29
18
2
0
217
74
76
145
83 SP
960
249.0
2.63
17
14
.537
37
31
21
2
0
225
73
92
118
84 SP
960
247.0
2.69
16
11
.577
38
30
18
3
1
228
74
65
80
85 SP
960
261.0
2.77
17
12
.585
38
30
21
3
1
252
80
64
91
86 SP
959
292.2
2.73
20
12
.622
34
34
32
3
0
306
89
31
79
87 SP
959
258.1
2.45
12
16
.441
41
27
21
3
1
251
70
62
83
88 SP
959
252.2
2.78
17
12
.590
39
29
20
4
1
222
78
92
115
89 SP
958
265.2
2.42
15
15
.500
38
30
21
4
2
234
71
78
136
90 SP
958
255.2
2.73
16
11
.581
38
30
15
4
0
250
78
90
93
91 SP
958
240.1
2.65
14
12
.538
43
25
15
4
0
194
71
93
142
92 SP
957
259.2
2.68
15
14
.514
38
30
21
3
1
238
77
79
133
93 SP
957
241.2
2.63
14
13
.523
40
28
16
2
3
219
71
78
129
94 SP
957
241.0
2.41
10
14
.429
43
25
12
2
2
211
65
39
85
95 SP
957
250.2
2.49
13
17
.441
40
28
17
3
1
212
69
83
118
96 SP
956
252.1
2.75
16
13
.556
39
29
17
2
2
224
77
79
111
97 SP
955
269.1
2.74
17
15
.531
34
34
29
2
0
255
82
56
83
98 SP
955
285.2
2.96
20
13
.605
35
33
29
3
0
281
94
72
143
99 SP
955
251.0
2.89
18
12
.602
37
31
18
3
2
249
81
65
80
100 SP
955
255.0
2.75
15
14
.523
36
32
21
3
0
250
78
73
102

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