Leo Posada Stats

Leo Posada was born on Wednesday, April 15, 1936, in Havana, Cuba. Posada was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 21, 1960, with the Kansas City Athletics. 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 Leo Posada baseball stats page.

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Leo Posada

Leo Posada Autograph on a 1961 Topps Baseball Card (#39 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1961top01' title='1961 Topps Baseball Card Checklist'>Checklist</a>)

Leo Posada Autograph on a 1961 Topps Baseball Card (#39 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Leopoldo Jesus (Hernandez) Posada
Nickname:
Leo
Born On:
04-15-1936  (Aries)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Havana, Cuba
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
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:
175
First Game:
09-21-1960 (Age 24)
Last Game:
07-20-1962
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Leo Posada Pitching Stats

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Leo Posada Hitting Stats

1960 24 Athletics 10 36 8 13 0 2 1 0 2 3 0 7 1 0 0 1 .361 .410 .556
1961 25 Athletics 116 344 37 87 10 4 7 0 53 36 1 84 4 12 4 8 .253 .321 .366
1962 26 Athletics 29 46 6 9 1 1 0 0 3 7 1 14 0 0 0 1 .196 .302 .261
3 Years 155 426 51 109 11 7 8 0 58 46 2 105 5 12 4 10 .256 .326 .371

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Leo Posada Fielding Stats

1960 Athletics LF 4 1 39 2 0.5 2 1 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.38
1960 Athletics RF 8 8 201 11 1.4 11 11 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.48
1961 Athletics CF 20 17 408 39 2.0 38 37 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .974 2.51
1961 Athletics LF 72 53 1,452 128 1.8 124 117 7 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .969 2.31
1961 Athletics RF 27 23 555 34 1.3 33 33 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .971 1.61
1962 Athletics LF 10 8 213 15 1.5 15 14 1 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.90
1962 Athletics RF 1 0 12 2 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
LF Totals 86 62 1,704 145 1.7 141 132 9 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .972 2.23
RF Totals 36 31 768 47 1.3 46 46 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .979 1.62
CF Totals 20 17 408 39 2.0 38 37 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .974 2.51
3 Years 142 110 2,880 231 1.6 225 215 10 6 1 n/a n/a n/a .974 2.11

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Leo Posada Miscellaneous Stats

1960 Athletics 1 0 1.000 1 0 n/a 36.0 5.1 18.0 - - -
1961 Athletics 0 0 .000 17 3 n/a 49.1 4.1 6.5 - - -
1962 Athletics 0 0 .000 18 2 n/a 0.0 3.3 15.3 - - -
3 Years 1 0 1.000 36 5 n/a 53.3 4.1 7.3 - - -

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Leo Posada Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1960 Kansas City Athletics 37 Undetermined - -
1961 Kansas City Athletics 19 Undetermined - -
1962 Kansas City Athletics 19 Undetermined - -
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Last-Modified: January 22, 2019 8:06 AM EST

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