Ivan DeJesus Stats

Ivan DeJesus was born on Friday, January 9, 1953, in Santurce, Puerto Rico. DeJesus was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 13, 1974, with the Los Angeles Dodgers. 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 Ivan DeJesus baseball stats page.

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"He (Ivan DeJesus) does almost everything better. He makes the double-plays better, he runs better, he's a better hitter. I don't think there's a better shortstop." - Chicago Cubs Manager Herman Franks in Baseball Digest (December 1978)

Ivan DeJesus

Ivan DeJesus Autograph on a 1986 Fleer (#34)

Ivan DeJesus Autograph on a 1986 Fleer (#34)

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Birth Name:
Ivan (Alvarez) DeJesus
Nickname:
None
Born On:
01-09-1953  (Capricorn)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Santurce, 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:
American Military Academy (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico)
College:
Puerto Rico
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
175
First Game:
09-13-1974 (Age 21)
Last Game:
07-15-1988
Draft:
Undrafted Free Agent

Ivan DeJesus

Ivan DeJesus Pitching Stats

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Ivan DeJesus Hitting Stats

1974 21 Dodgers 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333
1975 22 Dodgers 63 87 10 16 2 1 0 0 2 11 0 15 1 0 0 0 .184 .276 .230
1976 23 Dodgers 22 41 4 7 2 1 0 0 2 4 0 9 2 0 0 2 .171 .244 .268
1977 24 Cubs 155 624 91 166 31 7 3 0 40 56 4 90 7 4 4 8 .266 .328 .353
1978 25 Cubs 160 619 104 172 24 7 3 0 35 74 5 78 15 2 2 12 .278 .356 .354
1979 26 Cubs 160 636 92 180 26 10 5 0 52 59 1 82 17 2 2 9 .283 .345 .379
1980 27 Cubs 157 618 78 160 26 3 3 0 33 60 2 81 8 2 4 4 .259 .327 .325
1981 28 Cubs 106 403 49 78 8 4 0 0 13 46 2 61 10 1 0 2 .194 .276 .233
1982 29 Phillies 161 536 53 128 21 5 3 0 59 54 9 70 11 3 2 8 .239 .309 .313
1983 30 Phillies 158 497 60 126 15 7 4 0 45 53 18 77 11 4 0 7 .254 .323 .336
1984 31 Phillies 144 435 40 112 15 3 0 0 35 43 7 76 1 3 2 13 .257 .325 .306
1985 32 Cardinals 59 72 11 16 5 0 0 0 7 4 0 16 1 1 0 0 .222 .260 .292
1986 33 Yankees 7 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .200 .000
1987 34 Giants 9 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200
1988 35 Tigers 7 17 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 3 0 0 0 .176 .222 .176
15 Years 1,371 4,602 595 1,167 175 48 21 0 324 466 48 664 87 22 16 65 .254 .323 .326

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Ivan DeJesus Fielding Stats

1974 Dodgers SS 2 0 12 1 0.5 1 1 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.25
1975 Dodgers SS 63 28 843 156 2.5 152 45 107 4 18 n/a n/a n/a .974 4.87
1976 Dodgers 3B 7 2 72 10 1.4 10 2 8 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.75
1976 Dodgers SS 13 9 264 60 4.6 57 18 39 3 7 n/a n/a n/a .950 5.83
1977 Cubs SS 154 154 4,017 862 5.6 829 234 595 33 94 n/a n/a n/a .962 5.57
1978 Cubs SS 160 158 444 817 5.1 790 232 558 27 96 n/a n/a n/a .967 48.04
1979 Cubs SS 160 156 414 774 4.8 742 235 507 32 97 n/a n/a n/a .959 48.39
1980 Cubs SS 156 153 4,107 782 5.0 758 229 529 24 99 n/a n/a n/a .969 4.98
1981 Cubs SS 106 106 2,841 588 5.5 564 221 343 24 81 n/a n/a n/a .959 5.36
1982 Phillies 3B 7 7 186 27 3.9 25 6 19 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .926 3.63
1982 Phillies SS 154 153 4,041 704 4.6 685 216 469 19 80 n/a n/a n/a .973 4.58
1983 Phillies SS 158 158 4,092 675 4.3 652 214 438 23 64 n/a n/a n/a .966 4.30
1984 Phillies SS 141 125 3,363 595 4.2 566 166 400 29 57 n/a n/a n/a .951 4.54
1985 Cardinals 3B 20 7 255 31 1.6 31 7 24 0 2 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 3.28
1985 Cardinals SS 13 4 171 26 2.0 24 8 16 2 1 n/a n/a n/a .923 3.79
1986 Yankees SS 7 2 69 10 1.4 9 5 4 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .900 3.52
1987 Giants SS 9 2 93 25 2.8 21 7 14 4 2 n/a n/a n/a .840 6.10
1988 Tigers SS 7 7 174 28 4.0 25 8 17 3 4 n/a n/a n/a .893 3.88
SS Totals 1,303 1,215 24,945 6,103 4.7 5,875 1,839 4,036 228 700 n/a n/a n/a .963 6.36
3B Totals 34 16 513 68 2.0 66 15 51 2 3 n/a n/a n/a .971 3.47
15 Years 1,337 1,231 25,458 6,171 4.6 5,941 1,854 4,087 230 703 n/a n/a n/a .963 6.30

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Ivan DeJesus Miscellaneous Stats

1974 Dodgers 0 0 .000 1 1 n/a 0.0 1.5 0.0 - - -
1975 Dodgers 1 2 .333 2 5 n/a 0.0 5.8 43.5 - - -
1976 Dodgers 0 1 .000 1 4 n/a 0.0 4.6 20.5 - - -
1977 Cubs 24 12 .667 0 0 n/a 208.0 6.9 15.6 - - -
1978 Cubs 41 12 .774 1 0 n/a 206.3 7.9 17.7 - - -
1979 Cubs 24 20 .545 1 0 n/a 127.2 7.8 12.2 - - -
1980 Cubs 44 16 .733 0 1 n/a 206.0 7.6 18.7 - - -
1981 Cubs 21 9 .700 0 0 n/a 0.0 6.6 31.0 - - -
1982 Phillies 14 4 .778 0 0 n/a 178.7 7.7 9.1 - - -
1983 Phillies 11 4 .733 0 0 n/a 124.3 6.5 11.0 - - -
1984 Phillies 12 5 .706 3 5 n/a 0.0 5.7 12.4 - - -
1985 Cardinals 2 2 .500 25 9 n/a 0.0 4.5 10.3 - - -
1986 Yankees 0 0 .000 0 1 0 0.0 4.0 0.0 - - -
1987 Giants 0 1 .000 1 1 n/a 0.0 5.0 10.0 - - -
1988 Tigers 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 4.3 0.0 - - -
15 Years 194 88 .688 35 27 0 219.1 6.9 14.2 - - -

Ivan DeJesus

Ivan DeJesus Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1974 Los Angeles Dodgers 14 $15,000.00 - -
1975 Los Angeles Dodgers 14 $16,000.00 - -
1976 Los Angeles Dodgers 14 $19,000.00 - -
1977 Chicago Cubs 11 $30,000.00 - -
1978 Chicago Cubs 11 Undetermined - -
1979 Chicago Cubs 11 Undetermined - -
1980 Chicago Cubs 11 Undetermined - -
1981 Chicago Cubs 11 Undetermined - -
1982 Philadelphia Phillies 18 , 11 Undetermined - -
1983 Philadelphia Phillies 11 Undetermined - Stats
1984 Philadelphia Phillies 11 Undetermined - -
1985 St. Louis Cardinals 11 $700,000.00 - Stats
1986 New York Yankees 26 Undetermined - -
1987 San Francisco Giants 9 Undetermined - -
1988 Detroit Tigers 30 Undetermined - -
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