José Acosta - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

José Acosta



José Acosta
(Acostica)

Born: March 4, 1891 in Mayabeque, Cuba
Died: November 16, 1977 in La Habana, Cuba
          (86 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'6"
Wt: 134
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame in 1958
• Relatives: Merito Acosta (Brother)
• Played in the Major Leagues
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Fielding
Glossary
Pitcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
HAB
CvM
22
1
5.0
0
0
1
0
.000
.940
0.00
3.14
HAB
CUB
22
12
48.0
0
15
1
0
.938
.936
2.81
4.08
HAB
NvC
23
3
19.0
1
3
1
1
.800
.938
1.89
3.05
HAB
CUB
23
15
77.2
2
19
0
0
1.000
.940
2.43
3.46
LBC
EAS
24
9
56.1
2
13
0
0
1.000
.918
2.40
2.85
HP
NvC
24
4
33.2
1
7
0
0
1.000
.913
2.14
2.50
HP
CUB
24
21
114.1
5
24
1
0
.967
.948
2.28
3.06
ORI
CUB
25
7
41.1
1
13
0
0
1.000
.969
3.05
3.77
HAB
CUB
27
30
208.2
10
74
1
2
.988
.967
3.62
4.05
JAS
NvM
29
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.935
1.00
2.58
HAB
CvM
29
5
28.0
0
9
0
0
1.000
.959
2.89
3.41
AC4
CvM
29
1
5.0
0
3
0
1
1.000
.959
5.40
3.41
HAB
NvC
29
1
9.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
.921
2.00
3.03
HAB
CUB
29
13
74.1
1
12
0
0
1.000
.968
1.57
3.46
HAB
CUB
31
12
69.0
5
20
1
1
.962
.956
3.26
2.94
HAB
CUB
32
2
10.0
1
4
0
0
1.000
.959
4.50
3.14
MAR
CUB
32
6
9.1
0
8
0
0
1.000
.959
7.71
3.14
8
6
143
1
817.2
31
225
6
5
.977
.951
2.82
3.45


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
LBC
EAS
24
3
13.0
2
1
0
0
1.000
.942
2.08
1.37
0.5
42.0
0.1
0.4
HP
CUB
24
1
8.0
0
0
0
0
.940
0.00
1.30
-0.7
-84.2
-0.6
-0.1
1
2
4
21.0
2
1
0
0
1.000
.941
1.29
1.34
-0.1
-6.1
-0.4
0.3


Glossary
Second Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
LBC
EAS
24
1
5.0
1
2
1
1
.750
.929
5.40
4.70
0.3
63.9
0.3
1
1
1
5.0
1
2
1
1
.750
.929
5.40
4.70
0.3
63.9
0.3


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
HP
CUB
24
1
9.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.962
1.00
2.31
-0.7
-82.7
-1.2
0.5
1
1
1
9.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.962
1.00
2.31
-0.7
-82.7
-1.2
0.5



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