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, 10,267th 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
Final Game: October 2, 1977 (Age 32.016)
vs. CLE 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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