Carlos Peña

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Carlos Felipe Peña

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Biographical Information[edit]

Carlos Peña had a 118 OPS+ and 285 homers in 13 seasons in the majors, also drawing 813 walks. He led the league once in homers and made one All-Star team. Pena whiffed at least 140 times for seven seasons.

In 2008, he became the 10th player to hit walk-off home runs for four different teams - the Oakland A's, Detroit Tigers, Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays.

When he left the Rays after his second go-round with the team at the end of the 2012 season, he was the franchise's all-time leader in home runs with 163. He was caught and passed by Evan Longoria in 2014.

Peña called games at the 2017 CWS Super Regionals for ESPN.

Pena's brother Omar Pena was a minor league infielder [1].

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • AL All-Star (2009)
  • AL Gold Glove Winner (2008)
  • AL Silver Slugger Award Winner (2007)
  • 2007 AL Comeback Player of the Year
  • AL Home Runs Leader (2009)
  • 20-Home Run Seasons: 6 (2004 & 2007-2011)
  • 30-Home Run Seasons: 3 (2007-2009)
  • 40-Home Run Seasons: 1 (2007)
  • 100 RBI Seasons: 3 (2007-2009)

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