Hector Epitacio (Marroquin) Torres
Positions: Shortstop, Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 175 lb.
Born: September 16, 1945 in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
High School: Instituto Laurens (Monterrey, MX)
Signed by the San Francisco Giants as an amateur free agent in 1962.
Debut: April 10, 1968 (Age 22.207, 10,266th in MLB history)
vs. PIT 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1968 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Astros/Padres/BlueJays/Expos/Cubs 1968-1977
Last Game: October 2, 1977 (Age 32.016)
vs. CLE 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
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News -- September 2016
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News -- December 2015
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News -- November 2015
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News -- September 2015
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News -- September 2014
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News -- July 2014
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News -- September 2013
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News -- February 2013
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News -- March 2012
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