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Frank Estrada

Francisco (Soto) Estrada

Position: Catcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 8", Weight: 182 lb.

Born: February 12, 1948 in Navojoa, Sonora, MX

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Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1964 16 San Luis Potosi MXCL A 73
1966 18 Mexico City Reds MEX AA 74
1967 19 -5.0 Mexico City Reds MEX AAA 136
1968 20 -10.0 Mexico City Reds MEX AAA 140
1969 21 -10.0 Mexico City Reds MEX AAA 116
1970 22 -10.0 Mexico City Reds MEX AAA
1971 23 -1.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA NYM 109 394 351 42 90 15 0 13 49 1 1 38 56 .256 .330 .410 .740 144 2 0 3
1971 23 -0.1 Memphis DIXA AA NYM 51 185 159 22 40 8 0 7 28 1 1 23 24 .252 .341 .434 .775 69 0 0 3
1971 23 -2.1 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 58 209 192 20 50 7 0 6 21 0 0 15 32 .260 .321 .391 .711 75 2 0 0
1972 24 -1.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA BAL,CAL 86 265 243 25 62 7 1 6 19 0 0 18 30 .255 .304 .366 .670 89 0 2 2
1972 24 -1.5 Rochester IL AAA BAL 65 216 202 23 51 5 1 6 15 0 0 10 25 .252 .285 .376 .661 76 0 2 2
1972 24 -1.6 Salt Lake City PCL AAA CAL 21 49 41 2 11 2 0 0 4 0 0 8 5 .268 .388 .317 .705 13 0 0 0
1973 25 2.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CHC 69 245 221 30 65 14 0 6 27 2 0 19 29 .294 .357 .439 .795 97 3 1 1
1973 25 2.3 Midland TL AA CHC 67 236 212 30 63 13 0 6 25 2 0 19 27 .297 .362 .443 .805 94 3 1 1
1973 25 0.1 Wichita AA AAA CHC 2 9 9 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 .222 .222 .333 .556 3 0 0 0
1974 26 -10.0 Puebla MEX AAA
1975 27 -4.3 Puebla MEX AAA
1976 28 -10.0 Puebla MEX AAA
1977 29 Puebla MEX AAA
1978 30 Puebla MEX AAA
1979 31 13.0 Puebla MEX AAA
1980 32 13.0 Puebla MEX AAA
1981 33 13.0 Campeche MEX AAA
1982 34 8.7 Campeche MEX AAA
1983 35 8.0 Campeche MEX AAA
1984 36 2 Teams 1 Lg AAA
1984 36 8.0 Leon,Toluca MEX AAA
1984 36 8.0 Leon MEX AAA
1984 36 8.0 Toluca MEX AAA
1985 37 Campeche MEX AAA
1986 38 Campeche MEX AAA
1987 39 Campeche MEX AAA
1988 40 Campeche MEX AAA
1989 41 Leon MEX AAA
1990 42 Leon MEX AAA
1991 43 Leon MEX AAA
1992 44 Minatitlan MEX AAA
1993 45 Minatitlan MEX AAA
1994 46 Minatitlan MEX AAA
30 Seasons 803 904 815 97 217 36 1 25 95 3 1 75 115 .266 .330 .405 .735 330 5 3 6
A (1 season) A 73
AA (3 seasons) AA 192 421 371 52 103 21 0 13 53 3 1 42 51 .278 .352 .439 .792 163 3 1 4
AAA (28 seasons) AAA 538 483 444 45 114 15 1 12 42 0 0 33 64 .257 .310 .376 .686 167 2 2 2
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB lgCS% PO
1971 23 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA NYM C 103 802 706 85 11 9 .986 7.68 10
1971 23 Memphis DIXA AA NYM C 45 355 303 43 9 4 .975 7.69 5
1971 23 Tidewater IL AAA NYM C 58 447 403 42 2 5 .996 7.67 5
1972 24 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA BAL,CAL C 75 488 441 43 4 2 .992 6.45 13
1972 24 Salt Lake City PCL AAA CAL C 15 94 89 5 0 1 1.000 6.27 4
1972 24 Rochester IL AAA BAL C 60 394 352 38 4 1 .990 6.50 9
1973 25 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA CHC C 46 253 221 26 6 5 .976 5.37 9
1973 25 Midland TL AA CHC C 44 234 202 26 6 5 .974 5.18 9
1973 25 Wichita AA AAA CHC C 2 19 19 0 0 0 1.000 9.50 0
3 Seasons 224 1543 1368 154 21 16 .986 6.79 32

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1983 35 Campeche MEX AAA 1 of 1 114 70 44 .614
1984 36 Toluca MEX AAA 1 of 2 116 67 49 .578
1985 37 Campeche MEX AAA 1 of 1 118 58 60 .492
1986 38 Campeche MEX AAA 1 of 1 127 70 57 .551
1987 39 Campeche MEX AAA 1 of 2 115 58 57 .504
1988 40 Campeche MEX AAA 1 of 1 127 62 65 .488
1989 41 Leon MEX AAA 1 of 1 130 73 57 .562
1990 42 Leon MEX AAA 1 of 1 131 74 57 .565
1991 43 Leon MEX AAA 1 of 1 118 73 45 .619
1992 44 Minatitlan MEX AAA 1 of 1 130 72 58 .554
1993 45 Minatitlan MEX AAA 1 of 1 126 60 66 .476
1994 46 Minatitlan MEX AAA 1 of 1 128 57 71 .445
1995 47 Puebla MEX AAA 1 of 1 115 52 63 .452
1996 48 Quintana Roo MEX AAA 1 of 1 110 55 55 .500
1997 49 Quintana Roo MEX AAA 1 of 1 117 61 56 .521
1998 50 Cancun MEX AAA 1 of 1 118 62 56 .525
1999 51 Cancun MEX AAA 1 of 2 120 63 57 .525
2000 52 Yucatan MEX AAA 1 of 2 122 69 52 .570
2001 53 Yucatan MEX AAA 1 of 1 121 68 53 .562
2002 54 Yucatan MEX AAA 1 of 2 107 60 47 .561
2003 55 Campeche MEX AAA 1 of 1 106 55 51 .519
2004 56 Campeche MEX AAA 1 of 1 95 54 41 .568
2005 57 Campeche MEX AAA 1 of 1 105 62 43 .590
2006 58 Campeche MEX AAA 1 of 1 108 47 61 .435
2007 59 Chihuahua MEX AAA 1 of 2 108 45 63 .417
2008 60 Chihuahua MEX AAA 1 of 1 108 54 53 .505
2009 61 Chihuahua MEX AAA 1 of 2 107 40 67 .374
2011 63 Minatitlan MEX AAA 3 of 3 26 9 17 .346
28 Seasons 3173 1650 1521 .520

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1964 16 San Luis Potosi Reds Mexican Center League A
1966 18 Mexico City Diablos Rojos Mexican League AA
1967 19 Mexico City Diablos Rojos Mexican League AAA
1968 20 Mexico City Diablos Rojos Mexican League AAA
1969 21 Mexico City Diablos Rojos Mexican League AAA
1970 22 Mexico City Diablos Rojos Mexican League AAA
1971 23 Memphis Blues Dixie Association AA NYM
1971 23 Tidewater Tides International League AAA NYM
1971 23 New York Mets National League MLB NYM 1 1971-09-14 1971-09-14
1972 24 Salt Lake City Angels Pacific Coast League AAA CAL
1972 24 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA BAL
1973 25 Midland Cubs Texas League AA CHC
1973 25 Wichita Aeros American Association AAA CHC
1974 26 Puebla Pericos Mexican League AAA
1975 27 Puebla Pericos Mexican League AAA
1976 28 Puebla Angeles Mexican League AAA
1977 29 Puebla Angeles Mexican League AAA
1978 30 Puebla Angeles Mexican League AAA
1979 31 Puebla Angeles Mexican League AAA
1980 32 Puebla Angeles Mexican League AAA
1981 33 Campeche Piratas Mexican League AAA
1982 34 Campeche Alacranes Mexican League AAA
1983 35 Campeche Alacranes Mexican League AAA
1984 36 Toluca Truchas Mexican League AAA
1984 36 Leon Bravos Mexican League AAA
1985 37 Campeche Alacranes Mexican League AAA
1986 38 Campeche Alacranes Mexican League AAA
1987 39 Campeche Alacranes Mexican League AAA
1988 40 Campeche Alacranes Mexican League AAA
1989 41 Leon Bravos Mexican League AAA
1990 42 Leon Bravos Mexican League AAA
1991 43 Leon Bravos Mexican League AAA
1992 44 Minatitlan Petroleros Mexican League AAA
1993 45 Minatitlan Petroleros Mexican League AAA
1994 46 Minatitlan Petroleros Mexican League AAA

Sabr ID: 4d5bebf7

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