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Fernando Valenzuela    \val-en-ZWAY-lah\

Fernando (Anguamea) Valenzuela (El Toro)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 180 lb.

Born: November 1, 1960 in Navojoa, Sonora, Mexico
High School: Navajoa (Navajoa, MX)

Major League Stats


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
1979 18 -4.0 Lodi CALL A LAD 1 2 .333 1.12 3.75 3 3 0 0 0 24.0 21 10 3 0 13 2 18 0 1 1 1.417 7.9 0.0 4.9 6.8 1.38
1980 19 -3.9 San Antonio TL AA LAD 13 9 .591 3.10 3.62 27 25 11 4 0 174.0 156 70 60 4 70 5 162 2 2 9 1.299 8.1 0.2 3.6 8.4 2.31
1980 19 -9.3 LAD NL MLB LAD 2 0 1.000 0.00 1.02 10 0 4 0 0 1 17.2 8 2 0 0 5 0 16 0 1 0 66 0.736 4.1 0.0 2.5 8.2 3.20
1981 20 -8.7 LAD NL MLB LAD 13 7 .650 2.48 2.57 25 25 0 11 8 0 192.1 140 55 53 11 61 4 180 1 0 4 758 1.045 6.6 0.5 2.9 8.4 2.95
1982 21 -7.7 LAD NL MLB LAD 19 13 .594 2.87 3.32 37 37 0 18 4 0 285.0 247 105 91 13 83 12 199 2 0 4 1156 1.158 7.8 0.4 2.6 6.3 2.40
1983 22 -6.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 15 10 .600 3.75 4.27 35 35 0 9 4 0 257.0 245 122 107 16 99 10 189 3 1 12 1094 1.339 8.6 0.6 3.5 6.6 1.91
1984 23 -5.1 LAD NL MLB LAD 12 17 .414 3.03 3.76 34 34 0 12 2 0 261.0 218 109 88 14 106 4 240 2 1 11 1078 1.241 7.5 0.5 3.7 8.3 2.26
1985 24 -4.2 LAD NL MLB LAD 17 10 .630 2.45 3.04 35 35 0 14 5 0 272.1 211 92 74 14 101 5 208 1 1 10 1109 1.146 7.0 0.5 3.3 6.9 2.06
1986 25 -3.3 LAD NL MLB LAD 21 11 .656 3.14 3.48 34 34 0 20 3 0 269.1 226 104 94 18 85 5 242 1 0 13 1102 1.155 7.6 0.6 2.8 8.1 2.85
1987 26 -2.2 LAD NL MLB LAD 14 14 .500 3.98 4.30 34 34 0 12 1 0 251.0 254 120 111 25 124 4 190 4 1 14 1116 1.506 9.1 0.9 4.4 6.8 1.53
1988 27 -1.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 5 8 .385 4.24 4.49 23 22 1 3 0 1 142.1 142 71 67 11 76 4 64 0 1 7 626 1.532 9.0 0.7 4.8 4.0 0.84
1989 28 -0.8 LAD NL MLB LAD 10 13 .435 3.43 4.07 31 31 0 3 0 0 196.2 185 89 75 11 98 6 116 2 4 6 852 1.439 8.5 0.5 4.5 5.3 1.18
1990 29 0.6 LAD NL MLB LAD 13 13 .500 4.59 4.94 33 33 0 5 2 0 204.0 223 112 104 19 77 4 115 0 1 13 900 1.471 9.8 0.8 3.4 5.1 1.49
1991 30 6.8 3 Teams 3 Lgs AAA-AA-A+ CAL 6 4 .600 4.81 5.65 12 12 0 1 1 0 63.2 70 40 34 10 26 1 55 2 0 5 19 1.508 9.9 1.4 3.7 7.8 2.12
1991 30 6.8 Palm Springs CALL A+ CAL 0 0 0.00 2.25 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 4 1 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 19 1.750 9.0 0.0 6.8 4.5 0.67
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
1991 30 5.8 Midland TL AA CAL 3 1 .750 1.96 1.96 4 4 0 1 1 0 23.0 18 5 5 1 6 0 17 1 0 5 1.043 7.0 0.4 2.3 6.7 2.83
1991 30 4.1 Edmonton PCL AAA CAL 3 3 .500 7.12 8.35 7 7 0 0 0 0 36.2 48 34 29 9 17 1 36 1 0 0 1.773 11.8 2.2 4.2 8.8 2.12
1991 30 1.5 CAL AL MLB CAL 0 2 .000 12.15 13.50 2 2 0 0 0 0 6.2 14 10 9 3 3 0 5 0 0 1 36 2.550 18.9 4.0 4.0 6.8 1.67
1993 32 7.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA BAL 0 1 .000 4.82 4.82 2 2 0 0 0 0 9.1 10 5 5 0 3 0 5 1 0 0 40 1.393 9.6 0.0 2.9 4.8 1.67
1993 32 8.3 Bowie EL AA BAL 0 0 1.50 1.50 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 22 0.667 6.0 0.0 0.0 6.0
1993 32 5.9 Rochester IL AAA BAL 0 1 .000 10.80 10.80 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.1 6 4 4 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 18 2.700 16.2 0.0 8.1 2.7 0.33
1993 32 3.3 BAL AL MLB BAL 8 10 .444 4.94 5.24 32 31 0 5 2 0 178.2 179 104 98 18 79 2 78 4 0 8 768 1.444 9.0 0.9 4.0 3.9 0.99
1994 33 4.9 PHI NL MLB PHI 1 2 .333 3.00 3.20 8 7 0 0 0 0 45.0 42 16 15 8 7 1 19 0 0 1 182 1.089 8.4 1.6 1.4 3.8 2.71
1995 34 6.1 SDP NL MLB SDP 8 3 .727 4.98 5.28 29 15 5 0 0 0 90.1 101 53 50 16 34 2 57 0 0 4 395 1.494 10.1 1.6 3.4 5.7 1.68
1996 35 6.6 SDP NL MLB SDP 13 8 .619 3.62 4.09 33 31 0 0 0 0 171.2 177 78 69 17 67 2 95 0 0 7 741 1.421 9.3 0.9 3.5 5.0 1.42
1997 36 7.9 2 Teams NL MLB SDP-STL 2 12 .143 4.96 6.17 18 18 0 1 0 0 89.0 106 61 49 12 46 0 61 5 0 4 419 1.708 10.7 1.2 4.7 6.2 1.33
1997 36 7.9 SDP NL MLB SDP 2 8 .200 4.75 5.70 13 13 0 1 0 0 66.1 84 42 35 10 32 0 51 4 0 2 313 1.749 11.4 1.4 4.3 6.9 1.59
1997 36 7.9 STL NL MLB STL 0 4 .000 5.56 7.54 5 5 0 0 0 0 22.2 22 19 14 2 14 0 10 1 0 2 106 1.588 8.7 0.8 5.6 4.0 0.71
2006 45 17.9 Mexicali MXPW FgW 6 3 .667 5.43 6.42 11 11 0 0 0 0 54.2 69 39 33 6 19 0 21 2 0 4 249 1.610 11.4 1.0 3.1 3.5 1.11
2007 46 18.9 Mexicali MXPW FgW 0 0 8.10 9.45 3 1 0 0 0 0 6.2 10 7 6 0 4 0 4 0 0 0 36 2.100 13.5 0.0 5.4 5.4 1.00
MLB (17 seasons) MLB 173 153 .531 3.54 4.00 453 424 10 113 31 2 2930.0 2718 1303 1154 226 1151 65 2074 25 11 119 12398 1.320 8.3 0.7 3.5 6.4 1.80
Minors (4 seasons) Minors 20 16 .556 3.39 4.15 44 42 0 12 5 0 271.0 257 125 102 14 112 8 240 5 3 15 59 1.362 8.5 0.5 3.7 8.0 2.14
Foreign (2 seasons) Foreign 6 3 .667 5.72 6.75 14 12 0 0 0 0 61.1 79 46 39 6 23 0 25 2 0 4 285 1.663 11.6 0.9 3.4 3.7 1.09
All Levels (20 Seasons) 199 172 .536 3.57 4.07 511 478 10 125 36 2 3262.1 3054 1474 1295 246 1286 73 2339 32 14 138 12742 1.330 8.4 0.7 3.5 6.5 1.82
AA (3 seasons) Minors 16 10 .615 2.93 3.37 32 30 0 12 5 0 203.0 178 76 66 5 76 5 183 4 2 14 22 1.251 7.9 0.2 3.4 8.1 2.41
AAA (2 seasons) Minors 3 4 .429 7.42 8.55 8 8 0 0 0 0 40.0 54 38 33 9 20 1 37 1 0 0 18 1.850 12.2 2.0 4.5 8.3 1.85
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

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
1978 17 Guanajuato MXCL A
1979 18 -3.6 Lodi CALL A LAD 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1979 18 0.0 Yucatan MEX AAA
1980 19 -4.0 San Antonio TL AA LAD 27 13 13 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .154 .154 .154 .308 2 0 0 0
1980 19 -9.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 20 -8.4 LAD NL MLB LAD 25 71 64 3 16 0 1 0 7 0 0 1 9 .250 .262 .281 .543 18 0 0 6 0 0
1982 21 -7.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 38 110 95 6 16 0 0 1 9 0 0 3 16 .168 .190 .200 .390 19 0 0 10 2 0
1983 22 -6.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 36 105 91 5 17 3 0 1 9 0 1 1 23 .187 .194 .253 .446 23 2 0 12 1 0
1984 23 -5.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 35 89 79 5 15 3 0 3 7 0 0 1 11 .190 .200 .342 .542 27 2 0 9 0 0
1985 24 -4.7 LAD NL MLB LAD 35 103 97 7 21 2 0 1 7 0 1 0 9 .216 .214 .268 .482 26 3 0 5 1 0
1986 25 -3.5 LAD NL MLB LAD 39 116 109 5 24 4 0 0 7 0 0 0 11 .220 .218 .257 .475 28 1 0 6 1 0
1987 26 -2.2 LAD NL MLB LAD 38 100 92 4 13 1 0 1 8 0 0 0 11 .141 .141 .185 .326 17 4 0 8 0 0
1988 27 -1.1 LAD NL MLB LAD 23 52 44 2 8 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 5 .182 .200 .227 .427 10 0 0 7 0 0
1989 28 -0.4 LAD NL MLB LAD 34 73 66 3 12 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 11 .182 .182 .212 .394 14 0 0 7 0 0
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
1990 29 0.7 LAD NL MLB LAD 35 78 69 8 21 5 0 1 11 0 0 1 12 .304 .310 .420 .730 29 0 0 7 1 0
1991 30 3 Teams 3 Lgs AA-A+-AAA CAL 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 30 7.1 Palm Springs CALL A+ CAL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 30 6.0 Midland TL AA CAL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 30 4.2 Edmonton PCL AAA CAL 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 30 1.5 CAL AL MLB CAL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992 31 Jalisco MEX AAA
1993 32 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA BAL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993 32 8.4 Bowie EL AA BAL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993 32 5.9 Rochester IL AAA BAL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993 32 3.1 BAL AL MLB BAL 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994 33 Jalisco MEX AAA
1994 33 4.7 PHI NL MLB PHI 8 16 12 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .250 .333 .583 4 0 0 4 0 0
1995 34 5.8 SDP NL MLB SDP 29 35 32 3 8 1 0 2 8 0 0 0 6 .250 .250 .469 .719 15 0 0 3 0 0
1996 35 6.3 SDP NL MLB SDP 36 66 63 4 9 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 15 .143 .143 .175 .317 11 0 0 3 0 0
1997 36 7.3 2 Teams NL MLB SDP-STL 19 28 22 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 .182 .182 .182 .364 4 0 0 6 0 0
1997 36 7.3 SDP NL MLB SDP 14 21 17 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .176 .176 .176 .353 3 0 0 4 0 0
1997 36 7.3 STL NL MLB STL 5 7 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 2 0 0
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
2006 45 16.2 Mexicali MXPW FgW 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2007 46 17.2 Mexicali MXPW FgW 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
MLB (17 seasons) MLB 474 1043 936 56 187 26 1 10 84 0 2 8 145 .200 .205 .262 .467 245 12 0 93 6 0
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 44 14 13 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 1 0 0
Foreign (5 seasons) Foreign 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
All Levels (22 Seasons) 532 1057 949 56 189 26 1 10 85 0 2 8 148 247 12 0 94 6 0
A (2 seasons) Minors 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
AA (3 seasons) Minors 32 13 13 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .154 .154 .154 .308 2 0 0 0 0 0
AAA (2 seasons) Minors 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AAA (3 seasons) Foreign
FgW (2 seasons) Foreign 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

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
1979 18 Lodi CALL A LAD P 3 11 1 9 1 1 .909 3.33
1980 19 San Antonio TL AA LAD P 27 40 6 33 1 1 .975 1.44
1980 19 LAD NL MLB LAD P 10 18.0 3 0 3 0 1 1.000 1.50 0.30
1981 20 LAD NL MLB LAD P 25 192.0 48 12 33 3 2 .938 2.11 1.80
1982 21 LAD NL MLB LAD LF 1
1982 21 LAD NL MLB LAD OF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1982 21 LAD NL MLB LAD P 37 285.0 86 20 64 2 4 .977 2.65 2.27
1982 21 LAD NL MLB LAD RF 1
1983 22 LAD NL MLB LAD P 35 257.0 76 20 54 2 5 .974 2.59 2.11
1984 23 LAD NL MLB LAD P 34 261.0 71 21 48 2 4 .972 2.38 2.03
1985 24 LAD NL MLB LAD P 35 272.0 63 18 45 0 0 1.000 2.08 1.80
1986 25 LAD NL MLB LAD P 34 269.0 77 29 47 1 2 .987 2.54 2.24
1987 26 LAD NL MLB LAD P 34 251.0 72 15 53 4 2 .944 2.44 2.00
1988 27 LAD NL MLB LAD P 23 142.0 45 6 38 1 2 .978 2.79 1.91
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
1989 28 LAD NL MLB LAD 1B 1 2.0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 2.00
1989 28 LAD NL MLB LAD P 31 197.0 58 18 35 5 4 .914 2.42 1.71
1990 29 LAD NL MLB LAD P 33 204.0 39 5 31 3 2 .923 1.59 1.09
1991 30 3 Teams 3 Lgs AAA-AA-A+ CAL P 12 10 0 10 0 1 1.000 0.83
1991 30 Palm Springs CALL A+ CAL P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
1991 30 Midland TL AA CAL P 4 4 0 4 0 0 1.000 1.00
1991 30 Edmonton PCL AAA CAL P 7 6 0 6 0 1 1.000 0.86
1991 30 CAL AL MLB CAL P 2 7.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.29 0.50
1993 32 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA BAL P 2 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
1993 32 Bowie EL AA BAL P 1 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
1993 32 Rochester IL AAA BAL P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
1993 32 BAL AL MLB BAL P 32 179.0 52 11 37 4 1 .923 2.41 1.50
1994 33 PHI NL MLB PHI P 8 45.0 10 2 8 0 0 1.000 2.00 1.25
1995 34 SDP NL MLB SDP P 29 90.0 34 7 27 0 2 1.000 3.40 1.17
1996 35 SDP NL MLB SDP P 33 172.0 50 11 38 1 0 .980 2.56 1.48
1997 36 2 Teams NL MLB SDP-STL P 18 89.0 31 5 24 2 0 .935 2.93 1.61
1997 36 SDP NL MLB SDP P 13 66.0 21 4 16 1 0 .952 2.73 1.54
1997 36 STL NL MLB STL P 5 23.0 10 1 8 1 0 .900 3.52 1.80
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
2006 45 Mexicali MXPW FgW P 11 11 54.2 8 2 6 0 1 1.000 1.32 0.73 1 3 75%
2007 46 Mexicali MXPW FgW P 3 1 6.2 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.35 0.33 0 0
MLB (17 seasons) MLB P 453 2930.0 816 200 586 30 31 .963 2.41 1.74
Minors (4 seasons) Minors P 44 63 7 54 2 3 .968 1.39
Foreign (2 seasons) Foreign P 14 12 61.1 9 2 7 0 1 1.000 1.32 0.64 1 3 75%
All Levels (20 Seasons) P 511 12 2991.1 888 209 647 32 35 .964 2.39 1.68 1 3 75%
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1978 17 Guanajuato Mexican Center League A
1979 18 Yucatan Leones Mexican League AAA
1979 18 Lodi Dodgers California League A
1980 19 San Antonio Dodgers Texas League AA
1980 19 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1980-09-15 1980-10-06
1981 20 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1981-04-09 1981-10-01
1982 21 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1982-04-10 1982-10-03
1983 22 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1983-04-05 1983-09-30
1984 23 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1984-04-03 1984-09-26
1985 24 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1985-04-09 1985-10-04
1986 25 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1986-04-07 1986-10-04
1987 26 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1987-04-07 1987-10-02
1988 27 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1988-04-04 1988-10-01
1989 28 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1989-04-07 1989-09-23
1990 29 Los Angeles Dodgers National League MLB 1 1990-04-11 1990-09-30
1991 30 Edmonton Trappers Pacific Coast League AAA
1991 30 Midland Angels Texas League AA
1991 30 Palm Springs Angels California League A+
1991 30 California Angels American League MLB 1 1991-06-07 1991-06-12
1992 31 Jalisco Charros Mexican League AAA
1992 31 Mexico
1993 32 Bowie Baysox Eastern League AA
1993 32 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA
1993 32 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB 1 1993-04-09 1993-10-01
1994 33 Jalisco Charros Mexican League AAA
1994 33 Philadelphia Phillies National League MLB 1 1994-06-28 1994-08-11
1995 34 San Diego Padres National League MLB 1 1995-04-30 1995-09-27
1996 35 San Diego Padres National League MLB 1 1996-04-03 1996-09-24
1997 36 San Diego Padres National League MLB 1 1997-04-03 1997-06-08
1997 36 St. Louis Cardinals National League MLB 2 1997-06-17 1997-07-14
2006 45 Aguilas de Mexicali Mexican Pacific Winter League FgW 2006-10-29 2006-12-28
2007 46 Aguilas de Mexicali Mexican Pacific Winter League FgW 2007-10-27 2007-11-08

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