Jose Sosa Stats

Jose Sosa was born on Sunday, December 28, 1952, in Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic. Sosa was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on July 22, 1975, with the Houston Astros. 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 Jose Sosa baseball stats page.

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Jose Sosa

Jose Sosa Autograph on a 1976 Topps Baseball Card (#591 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1976top01' title='1976 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)
Jose Sosa Autograph on a 1976 Topps Baseball Card (#591 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
José Ynocencio Sosa
Nickname:
None
Born On:
12-28-1952  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
Year of Death Data Died On:
06-08-2013 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Rio San Juan, San Juan, Dominican Republic
Cemetery:
Cementerio de la Sánchez, San Juan, Dominican Republic
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
158
First Game:
07-22-1975 (Age 22)
Last Game:
09-26-1976
Draft:
Undrafted Free Agent
Jose Sosa

Jose Sosa 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
1975 23 Astros 25 2 9 1 3 .250 4.02 0 0 1 47.0 206 51 21 21 5 23 4 31 5 1 0 -
1976 24 Astros 9 0 2 0 0 .000 6.94 0 0 0 11.2 60 16 9 9 0 6 2 5 1 3 0 -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
2 Years 34 2 11 1 3 .250 4.60 0 0 1 58.2 266 67 30 30 5 29 6 36 6 4 0 -
Jose Sosa

Jose Sosa Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1975 23 Astros 26 9 2 3 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .778
1976 24 Astros 9 0 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
2 Years 35 9 2 3 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .778
Jose Sosa

Jose Sosa Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1975 Astros P 25 2 141 2 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.38
1976 Astros P 9 0 35 7 0.8 7 2 5 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.40
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
P Totals 34 2 176 9 0.3 9 3 6 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.38
2 Years 34 2 176 9 0.3 9 3 6 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.38
Jose Sosa

Jose Sosa Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1975 Astros 0 0 .000 0 1 n/a 9.0 3.0 3.0 1.35 5.94 4.40
1976 Astros 0 0 .000 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.83 3.86 4.63
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
2 Years 0 0 .000 0 1 n/a 9.0 3.0 3.0 1.24 5.52 4.45
Jose Sosa

Jose Sosa Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1975 Houston Astros 60 , 44 $15,000.00 - -
1976 Houston Astros 44 $19,000.00 - -


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Last-Modified: June 4, 2018 5:07 AM EST

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