Sandy Alomar, Jr. Stats

Sandy Alomar, Jr. was born on Saturday, June 18, 1966, in Salinas, Puerto Rico. Alomar, Jr. was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 30, 1988, with the San Diego Padres. 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 , Jr. baseball stats page.

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"San Diego put all of the training into Sandy Jr.'s catching future but reaped none of the benefits. In 1990 he was traded to the Cleveland Indians and became an instant All-Star, as well as the American League Rookie of the Year. 'I feel very happy to win,' Sandy Jr. said 'You only get one chance.' ... Sandy Jr. embarked on a 17-year career and was chosen for six All-Star teams. Sandy Jr. considered himself more of a self-made ballplayer than his brother Robby , who had more pure talent. ' Robby is The Natural,' Sandy Jr. said. 'He has God given gift. Hey, there were at least three players on my Little League team better than me.'" - Author Lew Freedman in Latino Baseball Legends: An Encyclopedia: An Encyclopedia (Greenwood Publishing, 08/11/2010, Page 62)

Sandy Alomar, Jr.

Sandy Alomar, Jr. Autograph on a 1991 Score Baseball Card (#400 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1991sco01' title='1991 Score Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Sandy Alomar, Jr. Autograph on a 1991 Score Baseball Card (#400 | Checklist )

Birth Name:
Santos Alomar Velázquez, Jr.
Nickname:
Sandy
Born On:
06-18-1966  (Gemini)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Salinas, Puerto Rico
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Luis Munoz Rivera High School (Salinas, Puerto Rico)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-05
Player Weight Chart Weight:
235
First Game:
09-30-1988 (Age 22)
Last Game:
09-30-2007
Draft:
Undrafted Free Agent

Sandy Alomar, Jr.

Sandy Alomar, Jr. Pitching Stats

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Sandy Alomar, Jr.

Sandy Alomar, Jr. Hitting Stats

1988 22 Padres 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1989 23 Padres 7 19 1 4 1 0 1 0 6 3 1 3 0 0 0 1 .211 .318 .421
1990 24 Indians 132 445 60 129 26 2 9 0 66 25 2 46 5 6 2 10 .290 .326 .418
1991 25 Indians 51 184 10 40 9 0 0 0 7 8 1 24 2 1 4 4 .217 .264 .266
1992 26 Indians 89 299 22 75 16 0 2 1 26 13 3 32 3 0 5 7 .251 .293 .324
1993 27 Indians 64 215 24 58 7 1 6 0 32 11 0 28 1 4 6 3 .270 .318 .395
1994 28 Indians 80 292 44 84 15 1 14 0 43 25 2 31 0 1 2 7 .288 .347 .490
1995 29 Indians 66 203 32 61 6 0 10 0 35 7 0 26 4 1 3 8 .300 .332 .478
1996 30 Indians 127 418 53 110 23 0 11 0 50 19 0 42 2 2 3 20 .263 .299 .397
1997 31 Indians 125 451 63 146 37 0 21 0 83 19 2 48 6 1 3 16 .324 .354 .545
1998 32 Indians 117 409 45 96 26 2 6 1 44 18 0 45 5 3 3 15 .235 .270 .352
1999 33 Indians 37 137 19 42 13 0 6 0 25 4 0 23 1 2 0 1 .307 .322 .533
2000 34 Indians 97 356 44 103 16 2 7 0 42 16 1 41 4 4 4 9 .289 .324 .404
2001 35 White Sox 70 220 17 54 8 1 4 0 21 12 1 17 3 2 2 6 .245 .288 .345
2002 36 White Sox 51 167 21 48 10 1 7 0 25 5 0 14 1 2 1 5 .287 .309 .485
2002 36 Rockies 38 116 8 31 4 0 0 0 12 4 0 19 0 0 0 6 .267 .292 .302
2003 37 White Sox 75 194 22 52 12 0 5 0 26 4 0 17 5 1 0 4 .268 .281 .407
2004 38 White Sox 50 146 15 35 4 0 2 0 14 11 2 13 3 2 2 4 .240 .298 .308
2005 39 Rangers 46 128 11 35 7 0 0 0 14 5 0 12 3 0 1 3 .273 .306 .328
2006 40 Dodgers 27 62 3 20 5 0 0 0 9 0 0 7 0 0 0 3 .323 .323 .403
2006 40 White Sox 19 46 5 10 3 0 1 0 8 3 0 7 0 2 0 0 .217 .255 .348
2007 41 Mets 8 22 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .136 .136 .182
20 Years 1,377 4,530 520 1,236 249 10 112 2 588 212 15 499 48 34 41 132 .273 .309 .406

Sandy Alomar, Jr.

Sandy Alomar, Jr. Fielding Stats

1989 Padres C 6 4 123 34 5.7 34 33 1 0 1 0 2 0 1.000 7.46
1990 Indians C 129 118 3,156 746 5.8 732 686 46 14 6 11 77 40 .981 6.26
1991 Indians C 46 45 1,185 303 6.6 299 280 19 4 4 5 21 12 .987 6.81
1992 Indians C 88 84 2,187 518 5.9 516 477 39 2 6 3 43 35 .996 6.37
1993 Indians C 64 55 1,560 373 5.8 367 342 25 6 4 3 41 16 .984 6.35
1994 Indians C 78 78 2,055 496 6.4 494 453 41 2 4 3 43 22 .996 6.49
1995 Indians C 61 54 1,398 388 6.4 386 364 22 2 3 4 36 14 .995 7.45
1996 Indians 1B 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1996 Indians C 124 111 2,976 781 6.3 772 724 48 9 5 7 76 35 .988 7.00
1997 Indians C 119 115 3,015 795 6.7 783 743 40 12 8 3 84 38 .985 7.01
1998 Indians C 111 106 2,790 760 6.8 754 712 42 6 7 4 67 28 .992 7.30
1999 Indians C 35 35 799 256 7.3 249 239 10 7 2 1 27 4 .973 8.41
2000 Indians C 95 93 2,453 711 7.5 703 662 41 8 6 6 75 23 .989 7.74
2001 White Sox C 69 63 1,635 390 5.7 386 367 19 4 5 5 31 14 .990 6.37
2002 White Sox C 50 46 1,212 309 6.2 307 293 14 2 3 2 36 10 .994 6.84
2002 Rockies C 38 30 818 198 5.2 198 190 8 0 1 3 13 5 1.000 6.54
2003 White Sox C 75 57 1,533 388 5.2 387 371 16 1 3 3 20 6 .997 6.82
2004 White Sox C 49 46 1,131 296 6.0 293 278 15 3 2 4 27 18 .990 6.99
2005 Rangers C 46 34 948 239 5.2 237 231 6 2 0 3 17 0 .992 6.75
2006 Dodgers C 18 11 345 83 4.6 82 80 2 1 1 1 14 1 .988 6.42
2006 White Sox C 17 14 378 101 5.9 100 96 4 1 1 0 8 4 .990 7.14
2007 Mets C 6 4 123 34 5.7 34 29 5 0 0 0 0 3 1.000 7.46
C Totals 1,324 1,203 31,820 8,199 6.2 8,113 7,650 463 86 72 71 758 328 .990 6.88
1B Totals 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
19 Years 1,325 1,203 31,823 8,199 6.2 8,113 7,650 463 86 72 71 758 328 .990 6.88

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Sandy Alomar, Jr. Miscellaneous Stats

1988 Padres 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 0.0 1.0 0.0 - - -
1989 Padres 0 0 .000 1 0 n/a 19.0 6.3 3.2 - - -
1990 Indians 4 1 .800 11 0 0 49.4 9.7 6.7 - - -
1991 Indians 0 4 .000 1 1 4 0.0 7.7 26.3 - - -
1992 Indians 3 3 .500 1 0 1 149.5 9.3 11.5 - - -
1993 Indians 3 1 .750 2 1 0 35.8 7.7 6.7 - - -
1994 Indians 8 4 .667 2 0 0 20.9 9.4 6.8 - - -
1995 Indians 3 1 .750 10 0 0 20.3 7.8 5.8 - - -
1996 Indians 1 0 1.000 4 0 0 38.0 10.0 8.4 - - -
1997 Indians 0 2 .000 7 0 1 21.5 9.4 5.4 - - -
1998 Indians 0 3 .000 4 0 3 68.2 9.1 9.3 - - -
1999 Indians 0 1 .000 1 0 1 22.8 6.0 5.5 - - -
2000 Indians 2 2 .500 3 0 1 50.9 8.7 8.5 - - -
2001 White Sox 1 2 .333 4 0 0 55.0 12.9 10.5 - - -
2002 White Sox 0 0 .000 2 0 0 23.9 11.9 6.7 - - -
2002 Rockies 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0.0 6.1 9.7 - - -
2003 White Sox 0 0 .000 6 0 0 38.8 11.4 7.5 - - -
2004 White Sox 0 0 .000 2 0 1 73.0 11.2 10.4 - - -
2005 Rangers 0 0 .000 2 0 0 0.0 10.7 9.1 - - -
2006 Dodgers 0 0 .000 9 0 0 0.0 8.9 6.9 - - -
2006 White Sox 0 0 .000 2 0 0 46.0 6.6 5.8 - - -
2007 Mets 0 0 .000 2 0 0 0.0 7.3 0.0 - - -
20 Years 25 24 .510 78 2 12 40.4 9.1 7.7 - - -

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Did you know that Sandy Alomar was named one of the 100 Greatest Cleveland Indians Players ever? As part of the club’s 100th Anniversary Celebration in 2001, a panel of veteran baseball writers, historians and executives selected a roster of the Top 100 Greatest Indians and Alomar was named one of the seven catchers.

Did you know that Sandy Alomar, Jr. was the first player in baseball history to hit a home run in a regular season game, an All-Star Game, a Division Series game, a League Championship Series game and a World Series game all during the same season (1997)?

Did you know that Sandy Alomar, Jr. was the first Cleveland Indian to win an All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award ( 1997 )? In that same Midsummer Classic , Sandy also became the first MVP to win while playing in his home stadium!

Did you know that Sandy Alomar, Jr. once hit safely in thirty consecutive games ( Players With At Least 1 Hit in At Least 30 Consecutive Games ), one game shy of the Cleveland Indians franchise record, set by a Hall of Famer in 1906? Do you know who it was? [ Answer ]

There have been over 350 sets of brothers who have played Major League Baseball, but only six tandems in which each brother hit at least 100 home runs:

Brothers With 100+ Career Home Runs Each

Rank Quantity Brother Duo
#1 486 Joe DiMaggio (361 HRs) & Vince DiMaggio (125 HRs)
#2 462 Justin Upton (298 HRs) & B.J. Upton (164 HRs)
#3 444 Ken Boyer (282 HRs) & Clete Boyer (162 HRs)
#4 378 Bret Boone (252 HRs) & Aaron Boone (126 HRs)
#5 322 Roberto Alomar (210 HRs) & Sandy Alomar, Jr. (112 HRs)
#6 262 Bob Meusel (156 HRs) & Irish Meusel (106 HRs)

Sandy Alomar, Jr. is the son of former major leaguer Sandy Alomar (1x All-Star), the brother of Hall of Fame second baseman Roberto Alomar (12x All-Star), and a six-time ( 1990 , 1991 , 1992 , 1996 , 1997 , 1998 ) All-Star himself - including a historical Midsummer Classic in 1990 , where he became the first rookie catcher to ever start an All-Star Game .

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