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Jason Alfaro

Jason Alfaro

Positions: Pinch Hitter and Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 185 lb.

Born: November 29, 1977 in San Antonio, TX
High School: Western Hills HS (Fort Worth, TX)
School: Hill College (Hillsboro, TX)
Drafted
by the Houston Astros in the 22nd round of the 1997 amateur draft.
Signed June 30, 1997. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 9, 2004 (Age 26.285)
Team: Astros 2004
Agents: Tom O'Connell [*]
Final Game: October 1, 2004 (Age 26.307)
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Standard Batting

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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2004 26 HOU NL 7 12 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .182 .182 .182 .364 -6 2 1 0 1 0 0 /6
1 Yr 7 12 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .182 .182 .182 .364 -6 2 1 0 1 0 0
162 Game Avg. 162 278 255 23 46 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 116 .182 .182 .182 .364 -6 46 23 0 23 0 0

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2004 26 HOU NL 7 12 -2 -0 -0 0 0 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .468 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2 /6
1 Season 7 12 -2 -0 -0 0 0 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .468 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2

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Adv Fielding w/ run summary
Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
2004 HOU NL 26 SS 3 2 0 16.2 5 2 3 0 1 1.000 0 0 14 0 2.70 1.67 .972 4.48 4.43
1 Season SS 3 2 0 16.2 5 2 3 0 1 1.000 0 0 14 0 2.70 1.67 .972 4.48 4.43
1 Season TOT 3 2 0 16.2 5 2 3 0 1 1.000 0 0 14 0 2.70 1.67 .972 4.48 4.43
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Transactions

  • June 3, 1997: Drafted by the Houston Astros in the 22nd round of the 1997 amateur draft. Player signed June 30, 1997.
  • October 15, 2003: Granted Free Agency.
  • November 10, 2003: Signed as a Free Agent with the Houston Astros.
  • October 15, 2004: Granted Free Agency.
  • November 17, 2004: Signed as a Free Agent with the Toronto Blue Jays.
  • October 15, 2005: Granted Free Agency.
  • November 9, 2005: Signed as a Free Agent with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
  • June 6, 2006: Released by the Pittsburgh Pirates.
  • June 7, 2006: Signed as a Free Agent with the Cleveland Indians.
  • October 15, 2006: Granted Free Agency.
  • February 22, 2007: Signed as a Free Agent with the New York Mets.
  • October 29, 2007: Granted Free Agency.
The transaction information used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet. We attempt to update transactions throughout the season.

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