John Tamargo Stats

John Tamargo was born on Wednesday, November 7, 1951, in Tampa, Florida. Tamargo was 24 years old when he broke into the big leagues on September 3, 1976, with the St. Louis Cardinals. 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 John Tamargo baseball stats page.

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John Tamargo

John Tamargo Autograph on a 1981 Fleer (#152)

John Tamargo Autograph on a 1981 Fleer (#152)

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Birth Name:
John Felix Tamargo
Nickname:
None
Born On:
11-07-1951  (Scorpio)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Tampa, Florida
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Tampa Catholic High School (Tampa, FL)
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Both
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-10
Player Weight Chart Weight:
180
First Game:
09-03-1976 (Age 24)
Last Game:
10-05-1980
Draft:
1973 : 6th Round (132nd)

John Tamargo

John Tamargo Pitching Stats

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John Tamargo Hitting Stats

1976 25 Cardinals 10 10 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .300 .429 .300
1977 26 Cardinals 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1978 27 Cardinals 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1978 27 Giants 36 92 6 22 4 1 1 0 8 18 5 7 2 1 0 1 .239 .360 .337
1979 28 Giants 30 60 7 12 3 0 2 0 6 4 0 8 0 3 0 0 .200 .239 .350
1979 28 Expos 12 21 0 8 2 0 0 0 5 3 0 3 0 1 0 0 .381 .440 .476
1980 29 Expos 37 51 4 14 3 0 1 0 13 6 0 5 0 1 0 0 .275 .345 .392
5 Years 135 244 19 59 12 1 4 0 33 34 5 27 2 7 0 2 .242 .326 .348

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John Tamargo Fielding Stats

1976 Cardinals C 1 1 27 4 4.0 4 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 4.00
1977 Cardinals C 1 0 6 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
1978 Cardinals C 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
1978 Giants C 31 26 727 172 5.5 166 157 9 6 4 0 35 3 .965 6.17
1979 Giants C 17 12 324 67 3.9 66 61 5 1 4 0 9 6 .985 5.50
1979 Expos C 4 4 111 20 5.0 20 19 1 0 0 0 7 1 1.000 4.86
1980 Expos C 12 7 178 40 3.3 39 36 3 1 2 3 13 2 .975 5.92
C Totals 67 50 1,376 304 4.5 296 278 18 8 10 3 65 12 .974 5.81
5 Years 67 50 1,376 304 4.5 296 278 18 8 10 3 65 12 .974 5.81

John Tamargo

John Tamargo Miscellaneous Stats

1976 Cardinals 0 0 .000 9 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 10.0 - - -
1977 Cardinals 0 0 .000 3 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 0.0 - - -
1978 Cardinals 0 0 .000 6 0 n/a 0.0 3.0 0.0 - - -
1978 Giants 1 1 .500 8 0 n/a 92.0 13.1 11.5 - - -
1979 Giants 0 0 .000 16 0 n/a 30.0 7.5 10.0 - - -
1979 Expos 0 0 .000 8 0 n/a 0.0 7.0 4.2 - - -
1980 Expos 0 0 .000 28 0 n/a 51.0 10.2 3.9 - - -
5 Years 1 1 .500 78 0 n/a 61.0 9.0 7.4 - - -

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John Tamargo Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1976 St. Louis Cardinals 12 $19,000.00 - -
1977 St. Louis Cardinals 12 $19,000.00 - -
1978 St. Louis Cardinals 12 $21,000.00 - -
1978 San Francisco Giants 30 $21,000.00 - -
1979 San Francisco Giants 30 Undetermined - -
1979 Montreal Expos 47 Undetermined - -
1980 Montreal Expos 11 Undetermined - -
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