Roberto Antonio (Guerra) Petagine
Positions: First Baseman, Pinch Hitter and Rightfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 172 lb.
Born: June 7, 1971 in Porlamar, Nueva Esparta, Venezuela
High School: Nueva Esparita (VE)
Signed by the Houston Astros as an amateur free agent in 1990.
Debut: April 4, 1994 (Age 22.301, 14,059th in MLB history)
vs. MON 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1995 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Padres/Mets/Reds/Mariners/RedSox/... 1994-2006
Last Game: July 8, 2006 (Age 35.031)
vs. DET 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
News -- December 2015
- 12/28 East Village Times: Padres Special: 21 Years ago Today- 12 Player Deal Between Astros & Padres: December 28, 1994- The San Diego Padres acquire infielders Ken Caminiti, Andujar Cedeno, and Roberto Petagine, outfielder Steve...
- 12/12 East Village Times: Padres Special: Remembering MVP Ken Caminiti: In the 46-year history of the San Diego Padres the team has had only one MVP. That honor goes to Ken Caminiti who was a very capable...
News -- February 2015
- 2/6 Foros de Planeta Beisbol: Otras Ligas • Dream Team venezolano que pudo rivalizar con Puerto Rico de 1995:
Hice algo Similar pero lo que serÃa el Drean Team Venezolano para enfrentar en 1995 al de Puerto Rico:Un Dream Team Venezolano...
News -- January 2015
- 1/20 Friars on Base: Padres History: Trade of Po**** Derek Bell Helps Bring Postseason to San Diego: Derek Bell was a po**** player in San Diego. He played a smooth center field, he had 20-home run power, and as of the 1994 season,...
News -- December 2014
- 12/14 Friars on Base: Greatest Moments In Padres History #7: Ken Caminiti Wins The National League MVP Award: Ken Caminiti was an exceptional talent — a switch-hitter with raw power, the kind that gets your name mentioned with the...
News -- June 2014
- 6/7 What the Heck, Bobby?: Happy Birthday - 6/7: Happy Birthday to ~RHP Vincent Velasquez (22)Velasquez was drafted by Houston in the second round in 2010 out of high school...
News -- May 2014
- 5/9 The Cardboard Examiner: 1993 TOPPS FINEST: #131 KEN CAMINITI: ONE OF THE ALL-TIME GAMERS.CAMINITI'S STORY WOULD MAKE A COMPELLING MOVIE.DEFINING THE PLAYEROne tough son of a **** and tortured...
News -- June 2013
- 6/7 What the Heck, Bobby?: Happy Birthday - 6/7: RHP Vincent Velasquez (21)
Velasquez was drafted by Houston in the second round in 2010 out of high school in California....
News -- December 2012
- 12/28 Friars on Base: The Anniversary Of A Huge Deal: 1994 was the first year I followed Padres baseball. I was 9-years-old, young and impressionable. The strike was a damper for fans...
News -- November 2012
- 11/22 PaulLebowitz.com: The Lessons of Bryan LaHair: If ever there was a player today that exemplified the remaining need for legitimate scouts who can watch a player and notice subtle,...
News -- August 2012
- 8/8 BoSox Injection: Unlucky 13: Iâm not one to believe in jinxes, curses, Harvey Dent, vampires, or Mitt Romney. There are a lot of things that have hurt Carl...
News -- December 2011
- 12/28 Climbing Tal's Hill: Astros Anniversary: The trade that tested my allegiance: Seventeen years ago today the Astros pulled the trigger on one of the biggest trades in MLB history. Astros G.M. Bob Watson...
News -- June 2010
- 6/24 MLBTradeRumors: The 12-Player Trade: Look, here at MLBTradeRumors, we treasure every transaction, from that second lefty who gets picked up on waivers to the free...