Alfredo Claudino Griffin
born Alfredo Claudino Baptist Griffin
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 160 lb.
Born: October 6, 1957 in Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
by the Signed Cleveland Indians as an amateur free agent in 1973.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 4, 1976 (Age 18)
vs. BOS 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): BlueJays/Dodgers/Athletics/Indians 1976-1993 Agents: Randy Hendricks,Alan Hendricks [*] Final Game: October 3, 1993 (Age 35)
vs. BAL 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- February 2014
2/9 Golden Gate Sports: Best Of The Oakland Athletics: Top 10 Seasons At Shortstop: With spring training upon us, Golden Gate Sports is going to spend the next few weeks looking at some of the best single-season ... News -- January 2014
1/17 The Cardboard Examiner: COMMON VALOR: 1987 TOPPS ALFREDO GRIFFIN: An old card that depicts what a player does best stirs memories.Alfredo Griffin's 1987 Topps card certainly does that. It also ... News -- October 2013
10/31 Camden Depot: The Contrarian's Guide to the Orioles 2013 Gold Glovers: Taking a Black and Orange perspective, there is a bittersweet appreciation for Gold Gloves. The Orioles organization is ...
10/6 Call to the Pen: Baseball History Today: October 6th: As miserable as the memories of the last two postseasons have been for Cincinnati Reds fans, it was only a year ago tin which ... News -- September 2013
9/30 Baseballhotcorner.com: Miami Marlins Couldn’t Hit In 2013: They couldn’t be troubled to pick up baseballs in the batting cage either. The Miami Marlins offense was historically ...
9/4 Monkey with a Halo: The case for the Angels going "cheap":
Everyone seems to have a fix for the Angels. Most involve some sort of miraculous trade which gets the Angels some ... News -- August 2013
8/24 mlbreports.com: The LA Angels Payroll In 2014, Organizational Affiliates, Prospects, Depth Charts, (MLB + MiLB): By Chuck Booth (Lead Baseball Analyst/Website Owner): and welcome Jeff Kleiner (Salary, Roster and Depth Chart Expert for the ...
8/18 Kevin Slowey Was Framed: Super Terrific Anniversary Celebration!: I realized this morning that I have been maintaining this blog for roughly a year. I remember this because I started around ... News -- July 2013
7/19 Jays Journal: Former Blue Jays On The Move: The Toronto Blue Jays may or may not be very active during the weeks leading up to the Major League Baseball trade deadline, depending ... News -- June 2013
6/13 WasWatching: Most Sac Bunts In A.L. Since 1973: Here is the leaderboard: Rk Player SH From To Age G PA BA OBP SLG 1 Omar Vizquel 202 1989 2012 22-45 2426 9828 .273 .338 .355 ... News -- May 2013
5/24 MLBTradeRumors: Quick Hits: Beltran, D'Backs, Montero, Draft, Cashner: Epifanio "Epi" Guerrero, one of the key figures in the history of Dominican baseball, passed today at age 71. Guerrero signed ...
5/15 Puckett's Pond: Is Oswaldo Arcia winning the AL Rookie of the Year Award?: The Minnesota Twins have a relative lineage of Rookie of the Year award winners. Tony Oliva was the first Twins rookie of the ...
5/7 Halo Hangout: Mike Trout is Remind us That he is Mike Trout: Every year in baseball, certain numbers are looked at differently in the context of personal achievement. For hitters, 40-plus ... News -- March 2013
3/20 EDSBaseball: Hanley Ramirez to have MRI on thumb: Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez injured his right thumb while diving for a ground ball as the Dominican Republic ...
3/5 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: 1985: If you are one of the millions of Blue Jays fans out there then you assuredly aware that 1985 was THE year in a few ways. Dave ...
3/1 Jays Journal: History of Our Home Openers: 1981: Now this will forever be a unique situation in baseball lore. The 1981 season was torn apart by labour strife from the middle ... News -- February 2013
2/28 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: 1980: For those of you who are keeping track, Unky Jeff mentioned last article that Roy Hartsfield was let go as manager of the Blue ...
2/27 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: 1979: After a pretty dismal second season, we started to see the beginnings of our championship reign. Alfredo Griffin, Dave Stieb, ...
2/26 Jays Journal: : Being five years old at the time of the second ever Blue Jays Home Opener, I remember little. The first game is embedded in all ... News -- January 2013
1/18 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Griffin Won Awards, Championships After Brief Stint With Tribe: By Craig Gifford Alfredo Griffin was not a great player, nor was he anything close to a Hall of Famer. However, he had a career ... News -- September 2012
9/25 High Heat Stats: Cannon Fodder: The Casualties of WAR (Volume 1): In another thread, longtime reader Topper wondered aloud: “Who is the all-time SABR whipping boy?” In our first installment ...
9/17 High Heat Stats: Nerves of Steal: The stolen base. Arguably one of the most exciting parts of a game: The runner weighs his perceived speed against the combination ...
9/8 Swingin' A's: Bigger then the Game: Thoughts on Brandon McCarthy: When a line drive rocketed off the bat of the Angels Erick Aybar during Wednesday’s game, I was completely unaware ... News -- April 2012
4/30 Mets360.com: Can Ruben Tejada maintain his strong start?: There’s nothing like a trip to Denver to get a batter out of a slump. Ruben Tejada headed into a three-game set against the ... News -- March 2012
3/13 High Heat Stats: Jose Iglesias comps @MikeSilvermanBB: Just in case Jose Iglesias does become the Red Sox’s starting shortstop this year, here are the most recent guys to play ... News -- September 2011
9/20 Mets360.com: Ruben Tejada’s quietly outstanding season: I bet you have no idea how outstanding Ruben Tejada has been this year. On the surface, it seems like he’s made progress from ... News -- March 2011
3/20 PaulLebowitz.com: Stereotypes, Safe And Detrimental: Dave Cameron of Fangraphs discusses the stereotypical “types” teams search for in filling positions—link. I ... News -- February 2011
2/24 Call to the Pen: Safety In Numbers: Best New Artist: Not too long ago, the internet nearly exploded from pre-teen angst over the upset victory by Esperanza Spalding over Tiger Beat ... News -- December 2010
12/5 B-R Blog: Most Games At SS In AL Since 1920: Who has played the most games at SS, since 1920, in the American League, during their career? Here's the list - Rk Player #Matching ... News -- June 2010
6/26 B-R Blog: Card of the Week: 1984 Topps #705 NL Active Stolen Base Leaders:
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Ahh, the 1984 Topps set. This one is pretty well-liked by many collectors.As Night Owl has ...
6/15 B-R Blog: Sophmore slump: Following is a list of players in their second full season in the majors. Some are hot while some are, uhh, not.
The following ... News -- April 2010
4/23 B-R Blog: More on Jim Edmonds: Jim Edmonds is off to a fast start with the Brewers after sitting out all of 2009. Not that long ago we had a good debate about ...