Felipe Hernandez

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Felipe Hernandez Esquivel

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 10", Weight 180 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Felipe Hernandez played 10 years in the Mexican League, hitting .295/~.368/.388 from 1949-1961. The corner infielder batted .384 in 1955 to fall one point shy of the league lead in batting average; the winner was Leo Rodriguez, who was born in the same town as him. He later managed for parts of four decades.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Playoffs Notes
1958 Mexicali Aguilas Arizona-Mexico League 53-66 6th none
1961 Leon Aguilas Mexican Center League -- replaced by Manuel Arroyo June 15th.
1963 San Luis Potosi Reds Mexican Center League 47-65 4th none
1964 Fresnillo Charros Mexican Center League 37-83 6th none
1965 Fresnillo Mineros Mexican Center League 62-77 6th none
1966 Orizaba Cerveceros Mexican Southeast League 33-77 5th
1970 Puerto Mexico Charros Mexican Southeast League 59-43 2nd League Champs
1971 Tuneros de San Luis Mexican Center League 45-27 1st Lost League Finals
1972 Zacatecas Tuzos Mexican Center League 20-47 6th
1973 Alacranes de Durango Mexican Center League 25-43 8th
1974 San Pedro Algodoneros Mexican Center League 42-34 2nd Lost in 1st round
1975 Celaya Cajeteros Mexican Center League 36-33 3rd Lost in 1st round
1976 Zacatecas Tuzos Mexican Center League -- none replaced by Manolo Fortes
1977 Zacatecas Tuzos Mexican Center League 38-30 3rd
1978 Zacatecas Tuzos Mexican Center League 35-25 4th
1981 Union Laguna Algodoneros Mexican League 68-58 7th
1982 Acereros de Monclova Mexican League 62-68 11th
1983 Alijadores de Tampico Mexican League -- -- replaced by Roberto Castellon