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César Tovar    \SAY-zar toe-VAR\

Cesar Leonardo Tovar (Pepito)

Positions: Second Baseman, Outfielder and Shortstop
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 155 lb.

Born: July 3, 1940 in Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela
Died: July 14, 1994 in Caracas, Distrito Federal, Venezuela
High School: Roosevelt (Roosevelt, VE)

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Register Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1959 18 -3.2 Geneva NYPL D CIN 87 473 401 79 101 23 4 3 41 10 0 57 48 .252 .354 .352 .706 141 8 4 3
1960 19 -3.6 2 Teams 2 Lgs C-AAA CIN 125 553 480 109 143 22 10 12 68 21 4 56 50 .298 .460 221 12 2 3
1960 19 -3.5 Missoula PION C CIN 123 544 471 109 143 22 10 12 68 21 4 56 50 .304 .389 .469 .859 221 12 2 3
1960 19 -8.9 Seattle PCL AAA CIN 2 9 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1961 20 -0.8 Geneva NYPL D CIN 122 579 461 134 156 28 13 19 78 88 12 105 45 .338 .470 .579 1.049 267 11 0 2
1962 21 -1.2 Rocky Mount CARL B CIN 131 596 510 115 168 35 4 10 78 56 72 44 .329 .416 .473 .888 241 7 2 5 0
1963 22 -4.2 Dallas-Fort Worth PCL AAA MIN 150 661 602 115 179 41 9 11 49 17 3 51 80 .297 .357 .450 .807 271 5 2 1
1964 23 -2.6 San Diego PCL AAA CIN 151 635 564 94 155 26 6 7 52 40 10 60 86 .275 .349 .379 .728 214 4 7 0
1965 24 -1.7 Denver PCL AAA MIN 102 439 396 87 130 28 8 11 50 28 8 33 38 .328 .376 .523 .899 207 1 3 6
1965 24 -3.3 MIN AL MLB MIN 18 27 25 3 5 1 0 0 2 2 0 2 3 .200 .259 .240 .499 6 0 0 0 0 0
1966 25 -2.2 MIN AL MLB MIN 134 527 465 57 121 19 5 2 41 16 6 44 50 .260 .325 .335 .660 156 7 4 7 7 1
1967 26 -1.2 MIN AL MLB MIN 164 726 649 98 173 32 7 6 47 19 11 46 51 .267 .325 .365 .691 237 8 13 13 5 0
1968 27 -0.2 MIN AL MLB MIN 157 673 613 89 167 31 6 6 47 35 13 34 41 .272 .326 .372 .698 228 2 17 5 4 0
1969 28 0.7 MIN AL MLB MIN 158 591 535 99 154 25 5 11 52 45 12 37 37 .288 .342 .415 .757 222 7 9 7 3 3
1970 29 1.4 MIN AL MLB MIN 161 726 650 120 195 36 13 10 54 30 15 52 47 .300 .356 .442 .798 287 9 8 10 6 5
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1971 30 2.3 MIN AL MLB MIN 157 718 657 94 204 29 3 1 45 18 14 45 39 .311 .356 .368 .725 242 5 3 11 2 5
1972 31 3.2 MIN AL MLB MIN 141 607 548 86 145 20 6 2 31 21 10 39 39 .265 .329 .334 .663 183 6 14 5 1 6
1973 32 4.7 PHI NL MLB PHI 97 364 328 49 88 18 4 1 21 6 4 29 35 .268 .335 .357 .692 117 3 5 0 2 2
1974 33 5.3 TEX AL MLB TEX 138 629 562 78 164 24 6 4 58 13 9 47 33 .292 .354 .377 .731 212 3 9 8 3 0
1975 34 6.5 2 Teams AL MLB TEX-OAK 121 492 453 58 116 17 0 3 31 20 11 30 28 .256 .306 .313 .619 142 8 3 5 1 0
1975 34 6.5 TEX AL MLB TEX 102 463 427 53 110 16 0 3 28 16 11 27 25 .258 .306 .316 .622 135 8 3 5 1 0
1975 34 6.5 OAK AL MLB OAK 19 29 26 5 6 1 0 0 3 4 0 3 3 .231 .310 .269 .580 7 0 0 0 0 0
1976 35 7.5 2 Teams AL MLB OAK-NYY 42 97 84 3 14 1 0 0 6 1 3 8 7 .167 .263 .179 .442 15 0 3 2 0 1
1976 35 7.5 OAK AL MLB OAK 29 52 45 1 8 0 0 0 4 1 2 4 4 .178 .275 .178 .452 8 0 2 1 0 0
1976 35 7.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 13 45 39 2 6 1 0 0 2 0 1 4 3 .154 .250 .179 .429 7 0 1 1 0 1
1977 36 Puebla MEX AAA
1978 37 Tabasco MEX AAA
1979 38 10.4 Caracas IAML AAA 35 121 17 34 4 0 0 15 4 .281 .314 38
MLB (12 seasons) MLB 1488 6177 5569 834 1546 253 55 46 435 226 108 413 410 .278 .335 .368 .703 2047 58 88 73 34 23
Minors (8 seasons) Minors 903 4057 3535 750 1066 207 54 73 431 264 37 434 391 .302 .453 1600 48 20 20 0
Foreign (2 seasons) Foreign
All Levels (21 Seasons) 2391 10234 9104 1584 2612 460 109 119 866 490 145 847 801 3647 58 136 93 54 23
D (2 seasons) Minors 209 1052 862 213 257 51 17 22 119 98 12 162 93 .298 .418 .473 .891 408 19 4 5
AAA (5 seasons) Minors 440 1865 1692 313 498 99 23 29 166 89 21 144 204 .294 .431 730 10 12 7
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1968 27 0.0 MIN AL MLB MIN 0 0 0.00 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 4 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1959 18 Geneva NYPL D CIN 2B 87 273 192 54 27 58 .901 2.83
1960 19 Missoula PION C CIN 2B 122 697 286 377 34 70 .951 5.43
1961 20 Geneva NYPL D CIN 2B 120 687 313 346 28 103 .959 5.49
1962 21 Rocky Mount CARL B CIN 2B 126 639 301 318 20 59 .969 4.91
1963 22 Dallas-Fort Worth PCL AAA MIN OF 70 115 103 5 7 1 .939 1.54
1963 22 Dallas-Fort Worth PCL AAA MIN SS 88 364 133 208 23 27 .937 3.88
1964 23 San Diego PCL AAA CIN 3B 38 103 34 64 5 13 .951 2.58
1964 23 San Diego PCL AAA CIN OF 100 190 177 9 4 1 .979 1.86
1964 23 San Diego PCL AAA CIN SS 13 62 18 42 2 7 .968 4.62
1965 24 Denver PCL AAA MIN 3B 31 75 22 43 10 7 .867 2.10
1965 24 Denver PCL AAA MIN OF 56 118 112 4 2 0 .983 2.07
1965 24 Denver PCL AAA MIN SS 13 40 6 29 5 4 .875 2.69
1965 24 MIN AL MLB MIN 2B 4 15.0 10 2 6 2 2 .800 4.80 2.00
1965 24 MIN AL MLB MIN 3B 2 17.0 9 0 8 1 0 .889 4.24 4.00
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1965 24 MIN AL MLB MIN CF 2
1965 24 MIN AL MLB MIN OF 2 12.0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 1.50
1965 24 MIN AL MLB MIN SS 1 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1966 25 MIN AL MLB MIN 2B 76 644.0 367 154 205 8 33 .978 5.02 4.72
1966 25 MIN AL MLB MIN CF 20
1966 25 MIN AL MLB MIN LF 4
1966 25 MIN AL MLB MIN OF 24 183.0 55 53 2 0 1 1.000 2.70 2.29
1966 25 MIN AL MLB MIN SS 31 262.0 120 47 67 6 10 .950 3.92 3.68
1967 26 MIN AL MLB MIN 2B 36 270.0 139 69 66 4 11 .971 4.50 3.75
1967 26 MIN AL MLB MIN 3B 70 520.0 170 60 101 9 8 .947 2.79 2.30
1967 26 MIN AL MLB MIN CF 64
1967 26 MIN AL MLB MIN LF 10
1967 26 MIN AL MLB MIN OF 74 599.0 175 169 5 1 3 .994 2.61 2.35
1967 26 MIN AL MLB MIN RF 5
1967 26 MIN AL MLB MIN SS 9 44.0 24 9 12 3 1 .875 4.30 2.33
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN 1B 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 9.00 1.00
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN 2B 18 97.0 55 29 24 2 6 .964 4.92 2.94
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN 3B 75 546.0 209 48 147 14 8 .933 3.21 2.60
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN C 1 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 1.00 0 0 0
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN CF 34
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN LF 39
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN OF 78 503.0 147 138 4 5 1 .966 2.54 1.82
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN P 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN RF 10
1968 27 MIN AL MLB MIN SS 35 186.0 95 31 59 5 9 .947 4.35 2.57
1969 28 MIN AL MLB MIN 2B 41 316.0 184 78 99 7 25 .962 5.04 4.32
1969 28 MIN AL MLB MIN 3B 20 135.0 40 12 26 2 2 .950 2.53 1.90
1969 28 MIN AL MLB MIN CF 70
1969 28 MIN AL MLB MIN LF 39
1969 28 MIN AL MLB MIN OF 113 748.0 238 225 9 4 3 .983 2.82 2.07
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1969 28 MIN AL MLB MIN RF 8
1970 29 MIN AL MLB MIN 2B 8 56.0 29 17 10 2 5 .931 4.34 3.38
1970 29 MIN AL MLB MIN 3B 4 39.0 8 2 3 3 0 .625 1.15 1.25
1970 29 MIN AL MLB MIN CF 134
1970 29 MIN AL MLB MIN LF 39
1970 29 MIN AL MLB MIN OF 151 1288.0 391 370 12 9 1 .977 2.67 2.53
1970 29 MIN AL MLB MIN RF 2
1971 30 MIN AL MLB MIN 2B 2 10.0 5 1 4 0 1 1.000 4.50 2.50
1971 30 MIN AL MLB MIN 3B 7 45.0 14 3 9 2 1 .857 2.40 1.71
1971 30 MIN AL MLB MIN CF 44
1971 30 MIN AL MLB MIN LF 98
1971 30 MIN AL MLB MIN OF 154 1315.0 367 348 14 5 3 .986 2.48 2.35
1971 30 MIN AL MLB MIN RF 47
1972 31 MIN AL MLB MIN CF 5
1972 31 MIN AL MLB MIN LF 38
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1972 31 MIN AL MLB MIN OF 139 1194.0 302 287 10 5 2 .983 2.24 2.14
1972 31 MIN AL MLB MIN RF 101
1973 32 PHI NL MLB PHI 2B 22 131.0 98 39 56 3 24 .969 6.53 4.32
1973 32 PHI NL MLB PHI 3B 46 333.0 97 34 56 7 7 .928 2.43 1.96
1973 32 PHI NL MLB PHI CF 3
1973 32 PHI NL MLB PHI LF 6
1973 32 PHI NL MLB PHI OF 24 162.0 43 40 1 2 1 .953 2.28 1.71
1973 32 PHI NL MLB PHI RF 16
1974 33 TEX AL MLB TEX CF 87
1974 33 TEX AL MLB TEX LF 66
1974 33 TEX AL MLB TEX OF 135 1172.0 351 331 13 7 3 .980 2.64 2.55
1974 33 TEX AL MLB TEX RF 11
1975 34 2 Teams AL MLB OAK-TEX 2B 5 20.0 5 2 3 0 0 1.000 2.25 1.00
1975 34 TEX AL MLB TEX 2B 1 9.0 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00 3.00
1975 34 TEX AL MLB TEX OF 31 259.0 62 56 1 5 0 .919 1.98 1.84
1975 34 OAK AL MLB OAK 2B 4 11.0 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.64 0.50
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1975 34 OAK AL MLB OAK 3B 3 7.0 2 1 1 0 1 1.000 2.57 0.67
1975 34 OAK AL MLB OAK SS 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 9.00 1.00
1976 35 OAK AL MLB OAK OF 20 103.0 24 23 0 1 0 .958 2.01 1.15
1976 35 NYY AL MLB NYY 2B 3 16.0 12 4 8 0 2 1.000 6.75 4.00
MLB (10 seasons) MLB 2B 215 1575.0 904 395 481 28 109 .969 5.01 4.07
MLB (8 seasons) MLB 3B 227 1642.0 549 160 351 38 27 .931 2.80 2.25
MLB (10 seasons) MLB CF 463
MLB (9 seasons) MLB LF 339
MLB (12 seasons) MLB OF 945 7538.0 2158 2043 71 44 18 .980 2.52 2.24
MLB (8 seasons) MLB RF 200
MLB (5 seasons) MLB SS 77 495.0 240 87 139 14 20 .942 4.11 2.94
Minors (4 seasons) Minors 2B 455 2296 1092 1095 109 290 .953 4.81
Minors (2 seasons) Minors 3B 69 178 56 107 15 20 .916 2.36
Minors (3 seasons) Minors OF 226 423 392 18 13 2 .969 1.81
Minors (3 seasons) Minors SS 114 466 157 279 30 38 .936 3.82
All Levels (14 Seasons) 2B 670 1575.0 3200 1487 1576 137 399 .957 5.01 4.57
All Levels (9 Seasons) 3B 296 1642.0 727 216 458 53 47 .927 2.80 2.28
All Levels (10 Seasons) CF 463
All Levels (9 Seasons) LF 339
All Levels (14 Seasons) OF 1171 7538.0 2581 2435 89 57 20 .978 2.52 2.16
All Levels (8 Seasons) RF 200
All Levels (7 Seasons) SS 191 495.0 706 244 418 44 58 .938 4.11 3.47
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1959 18 Geneva Redlegs New York-Pennsylvania League D
1960 19 Seattle Rainiers Pacific Coast League AAA
1960 19 Missoula Timberjacks Pioneer League C
1961 20 Geneva Redlegs New York-Pennsylvania League D
1962 21 Rocky Mount Leafs Carolina League B
1963 22 Dallas-Fort Worth Rangers Pacific Coast League AAA
1964 23 San Diego Padres Pacific Coast League AAA
1965 24 Denver Bears Pacific Coast League AAA
1965 24 Minnesota Twins American League MLB 1 1965-04-12 1965-09-29
1966 25 Minnesota Twins American League MLB 1 1966-04-15 1966-10-02
1967 26 Minnesota Twins American League MLB 1 1967-04-11 1967-10-01
1968 27 Minnesota Twins American League MLB 1 1968-04-10 1968-09-29
1969 28 Minnesota Twins American League MLB 1 1969-04-08 1969-10-02
1970 29 Minnesota Twins American League MLB 1 1970-04-07 1970-10-01
1971 30 Minnesota Twins American League MLB 1 1971-04-06 1971-09-30
1972 31 Minnesota Twins American League MLB 1 1972-04-15 1972-10-04
1973 32 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 1 1973-04-10 1973-09-21
1974 33 Texas Rangers American League MLB 1 1974-04-04 1974-09-29
1975 34 Texas Rangers American League MLB 1 1975-04-08 1975-08-29
1975 34 Oakland Athletics American League MLB 2 1975-09-01 1975-09-27
1976 35 Oakland Athletics American League MLB 1 1976-04-13 1976-08-22
1976 35 New York Yankees American League MLB 2 1976-09-01 1976-09-29
1977 36 Puebla Angeles Mexican League AAA
1978 37 Tabasco Plataneros Mexican League AAA
1979 38 Caracas Metropolitanos Inter-American League AAA

Sabr ID: fb4be4bb

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