Luis Alvarado Stats

Luis Alvarado was born on Saturday, January 15, 1949, in Lajas, Puerto Rico. Alvarado was 19 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 13, 1968, with the Boston Red Sox. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Luis Alvarado baseball stats page.

"The new manager had his sights fixed on 21-year-old shortstop Luis Alvarado to make the big league club. Alvarado, who had played for (Eddie) Kasko in Louisville, Boston's Triple-A farm club, had good credentials; he was a slick fielder and had his best year in the minors in 1969, batting .292 with 166 base hits." - Author Ron Anderson in Long Taters: A Baseball Biography of George "Boomer" Scott (McFarland Publishing, 11/25/2011, Page 179)
Luis Alvarado

Luis 'Pimba' Alvarado Autograph on a 1974 Topps Baseball Card (#462 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1974top01' title='1974 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Luis 'Pimba' Alvarado Autograph on a 1974 Topps Baseball Card (#462 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Luis César (Martínez) Alvarado
Nickname:
Pimba or Mijita
Born On:
01-15-1949  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Lajas, Puerto Rico
Year of Death Data Died On:
03-20-2001 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Lajas, Puerto Rico
Cemetery:
Undetermined
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-09
Player Weight Chart Weight:
162
First Game:
09-13-1968 (Age 19)
Last Game:
04-30-1977
Draft:
Undrafted Free Agent
Luis Alvarado

Luis Alvarado Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Luis Alvarado

Luis Alvarado Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1968 19 Red Sox 11 46 3 6 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 11 1 0 1 1 .130 .167 .174
1969 20 Red Sox 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1970 21 Red Sox 59 183 19 41 11 0 1 0 10 9 2 30 2 2 0 5 .224 .258 .301
1971 22 White Sox 99 264 22 57 14 1 0 0 8 11 2 34 2 1 0 2 .216 .246 .277
1972 23 White Sox 103 254 30 54 4 1 4 0 29 13 5 36 1 0 1 12 .213 .254 .283
1973 24 White Sox 80 203 21 47 7 2 0 0 20 4 0 20 3 0 1 3 .232 .250 .286
1974 25 White Sox 8 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .100 .100 .100
1974 25 Indians 61 114 12 25 2 0 0 0 12 6 0 14 4 1 0 3 .219 .256 .237
1974 25 Cardinals 17 36 3 5 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 6 1 1 0 1 .139 .179 .194
1976 27 Cardinals 16 42 5 12 1 0 0 0 3 3 1 6 0 0 0 0 .286 .333 .310
1977 28 Mets 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1977 28 Tigers 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
9 Years 463 1,160 116 248 43 4 5 0 84 49 10 160 14 5 3 27 .214 .247 .271
Luis Alvarado

Luis Alvarado Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1968 Red Sox SS 11 11 307 41 3.7 40 14 26 1 6 n/a n/a n/a .976 3.52
1969 Red Sox SS 5 1 42 10 2.0 10 4 6 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 6.43
1970 Red Sox 3B 29 29 742 85 2.9 79 20 59 6 2 n/a n/a n/a .929 2.87
1970 Red Sox SS 27 22 603 102 3.8 100 25 75 2 15 n/a n/a n/a .980 4.48
1971 White Sox 2B 16 13 335 81 5.1 80 31 49 1 12 n/a n/a n/a .988 6.45
1971 White Sox SS 71 60 1,589 290 4.1 278 89 189 12 34 n/a n/a n/a .959 4.72
1972 White Sox 2B 16 3 143 26 1.6 25 8 17 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .962 4.72
1972 White Sox 3B 2 0 6 5 2.5 5 1 4 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 22.50
1972 White Sox SS 81 63 1,768 325 4.0 311 98 213 14 28 n/a n/a n/a .957 4.75
1973 White Sox 2B 45 40 1,018 202 4.5 198 91 107 4 24 n/a n/a n/a .980 5.25
1973 White Sox 3B 10 1 117 24 2.4 23 10 13 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .958 5.31
1973 White Sox SS 18 8 321 62 3.4 58 20 38 4 6 n/a n/a n/a .935 4.88
1974 White Sox 2B 1 1 27 5 5.0 5 1 4 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.00
1974 White Sox 3B 1 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1974 White Sox SS 4 0 24 6 1.5 4 2 2 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .667 4.50
1974 Indians 2B 46 30 832 179 3.9 174 81 93 5 23 n/a n/a n/a .972 5.65
1974 Indians SS 7 3 99 22 3.1 19 4 15 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .864 5.18
1974 Cardinals SS 17 13 318 50 2.9 49 16 33 1 8 n/a n/a n/a .980 4.16
1976 Cardinals 2B 16 12 306 47 2.9 44 22 22 3 3 n/a n/a n/a .936 3.88
1977 Mets 2B 1 0 12 3 3.0 3 1 2 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 6.75
1977 Tigers 3B 2 0 12 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
SS Totals 241 181 5,071 908 3.8 869 272 597 39 101 n/a n/a n/a .957 4.63
2B Totals 141 99 2,673 543 3.9 529 235 294 14 64 n/a n/a n/a .974 5.34
3B Totals 44 30 883 114 2.6 107 31 76 7 4 n/a n/a n/a .939 3.27
9 Years 426 310 8,627 1,565 3.7 1,505 538 967 60 169 n/a n/a n/a .962 4.71
Luis Alvarado

Luis Alvarado Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1968 Red Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 4.2 46.0 - - -
1969 Red Sox 0 1 .000 1 2 n/a 0.0 2.5 0.0 - - -
1970 Red Sox 1 2 .333 2 2 n/a 183.0 6.1 18.3 - - -
1971 White Sox 1 2 .333 11 12 n/a 0.0 7.8 33.0 - - -
1972 White Sox 2 2 .500 7 9 n/a 63.5 7.1 8.8 - - -
1973 White Sox 6 2 .750 8 9 1 0.0 10.2 10.2 - - -
1974 White Sox 0 0 .000 1 4 0 0.0 10.0 0.0 - - -
1974 Indians 1 1 .500 4 15 3 0.0 8.1 9.5 - - -
1974 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 6.0 36.0 - - -
1976 Cardinals 0 0 .000 0 1 n/a 0.0 7.0 14.0 - - -
1977 Mets 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1977 Tigers 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
9 Years 11 10 .524 34 54 4 232.0 7.3 13.8 - - -
Luis Alvarado

Luis Alvarado Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1968 Boston Red Sox 41 Undetermined - -
1969 Boston Red Sox 1 Undetermined - -
1970 Boston Red Sox 1 , 12 $13,000.00 - -
1971 Chicago White Sox 1 $13,000.00 - -
1972 Chicago White Sox 1 Undetermined - -
1973 Chicago White Sox 1 Undetermined - -
1974 Chicago White Sox 1 $20,000.00 - -
1974 Cleveland Indians 17 "     " - -
1974 St. Louis Cardinals 1 "     " - -
1976 St. Louis Cardinals 14 Undetermined - -
1977 New York Mets 19 Undetermined - -
1977 Detroit Tigers 15 Undetermined - -


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