Benjamin Ambrosio Oglivie
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 160 lb.
Born: February 11, 1949 in Colon, Colon, Panama High School: Roosevelt HS (Bronx, NY) by the Drafted Boston Red Sox in the 11th round of the 1968 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 4, 1971 (Age 22)
vs. CLE 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Brewers/Tigers/RedSox 1971-1986 Final Game: October 5, 1986 (Age 37)
vs. TOR 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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News -- March 2013
3/13 Motor City Bengals: No Need to Bash Boesch: “For all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these, “It might have been.’” -John Greenleaf Whittier ... News -- January 2013
1/22 Birds Watcher: A meeting with Earl, long ago: In the summer of 1980, a 20-year-old intern at The Baltimore Sun was assigned to two Orioles games to tag along with the paper’s ...
1/3 mlbreports.com : Ryan Braun: Setting His Sights As An ALL-Time Brewers Great: Like us on Facebook here Thursday January 3rd, 2013 Ben Dobson ( Baseball Writer and Brewers Correspondent): 1982….Mention ... News -- May 2012
5/21 High Heat Stats: The Mount Rushmore of the Milwaukee Brewers: We turn our attention to another of the 1969 expansion teams, although this one was known as the Seattle Pilots back then. For ... News -- April 2012
4/9 Bus League Baseball: The Bizarro Hall of Fame: The Class of 1992: The Bizarro Hall of Fame was a series I ran on my old blog, One More Dying Quail, in 2007. It consists of players who appeared ... News -- December 2011
12/13 B-R Blog: B-R: HoF Candidate – Vinny Castilla: Vinny Castilla Vinicio (Soria) Castilla Positions: Third Baseman and Shortstop Bats: Right, Throws: Right Height: 6' 1", Weight: ...
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10/13 i70baseball.com: A Look Back: 1982 – Game ThreeThe two teams face off in Game Three tied at a game a piece. ...
10/10 i70baseball.com: A Look Back: 1982 – Game OneRecapping game one between the Cardinals and Brewers, from 1982. ... News -- September 2011
9/23 B-R Blog: Finally 40 homers means something again: It appears than only two players--Jose Bautista and Curtis Granderson--will hit 40 home runs this season. Two other players--Albert ... News -- August 2011
8/22 Baseball Musings: Going Deep and Running Fast: David Vincent, keeper of the Tattersall/McConnell Home Run Log for SABR send this list of players who led a league in home runs ... News -- July 2011
7/12 B-R Blog: 9+ TB In 9-Inning Game Age 37+ Since 1919: How many players, since 1919, had a game, where the contest was 9 innings or less, where they were at least 37-years old and had ... News -- May 2011
5/16 B-R Blog: Players to hit 40+ homers after the age of 29 who never did it before: Using their seasonal June 30th ages, here are the players to hit 40+ homers at least once at the age of 29 or older who never ... News -- April 2011
4/15 B-R Blog: Fewest career HR for a guy with a 40-HR season: Yesterday, Sean rolled out a new feature. I didn't quite get it at first but Raphy gave me a Google-chat based tutorial and now ...
4/12 B-R Blog: Slugging In Late 20′s & Not Always Playing: I was looking at Josh Hamilton's career to date, since he got hurt tonight and is expected to be out two months, and wanted to ... News -- January 2011
1/11 B-R Blog: Mailbag: Biggest Differences Between HR Leader and Runner-Up: Here's a question from Ehud: "Jose Bautista was the AL home run king in 2010, while the second-place HR leader (Paul Konerko) ... News -- December 2010
12/23 The Juglandaceous Porthole: Shin-Soo Choo, Logarithms, and the 2010 NL Rookie of the Year: The 2010 National League Rookie of the Year race was the subject of much spirited debate. After giving all due respect to Neil ... News -- August 2010
8/14 B-R Blog: Post 1919 Batters With Most 3+ HR Games: Alex Rodriguez hit three home runs in the Yankees game this evening. Since 1920, heading into today, which players had the most ... News -- May 2010
5/15 B-R Blog: Card of the Week: 1977 O-Pee-Chee #210 George Scott:
(all images courtesy of oh my o-pee-chee! Click on images for larger versions)
Just about any card collector will know this, ... News -- April 2010
4/22 B-R Blog: It’s A Bush Move: A fun list via Baseball-Reference.com's Play Index Game Finder...
American League Players with the most appearances in a game, ...