Mateo Rojas Alou
born Mateo Rojas Alou
Positions: Outfielder and First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 160 lb.
Born: December 22, 1938 in Bajos de Haina, San Cristobal, Dominican Republic
High School: Santo Domingo (Santo Domingo, DO) by the Signed New York Giants as an amateur free agent in 1957.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 26, 1960 (Age 21)
vs. LAD 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Pirates/Giants/Cardinals/Yankees/Padres/... 1960-1974 Final Game: June 21, 1974 (Age 35)
vs. HOU 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: November 3, 2011 in Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic Buried: Jardin Memorial, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
Relatives: Brother of Felipe Alou, Brother of Jesus Alou, Cousin of Jose Sosa, Uncle of Moises Alou and Uncle of Mel Rojas View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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1/24 The Baseball Continuum: Justin Upton to the Braves: Brothers in Baseball (and the many inexplicable appearances of the Padres): Well, that escalated quickly. I wake up, turn on the the TV, and then, BOOM! Upton family reunion in Atlanta. No, seriously, after ...
1/24 Billy-Ball.com: The Uptons could be two-thirds of the Alous: The last and only time three brothers hit consecutively in the same inning Jesus Alou, Matty Alou, Felipe Alou On September 10, ...
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5/11 High Heat Stats: Can I get a little help? Guys who got 5 hits without an RBI or a run scored: The title says it all…here are the guys since 1918 to have such a game: Rk Player Date Tm Opp Rslt PA AB H 2B 3B BOP Pos. ... News -- November 2011
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11/3 22gigantes.com: Former Giant Matty Alou dies: Former Giants outfielder Matty Alou, the brother of fellow Giants Felipe and Jesus Alou, has died at the age of 72, according ...
11/3 WasWatching: Matty Alou: Matty Alou passed away. Via Big League Stew - There’s great sadness in the house of one of baseball’s greatest families ...
11/3 Baseball Musings: Matty Alou Passes: Matty Alou, one of the three Alou brothers, died today, Thursday, of complications from diabetes: Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda ... News -- April 2011
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