November 11, 1963 |
Río Piedras, Puerto Rico
|May 17, 1986 for the Boston Red Sox|
Last MLB appearance
|July 21, 1989 for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Runs batted in||159|
He had an outstanding arm, but lacked consistency. He was the subject of controversy when he left the Mariners without permission to attend the funeral of a relative in Puerto Rico. Quiñones also once missed a game because he was busy playing Nintendo in the clubhouse.
Quinones received a World Series ring from the 1996 New York Yankees, after holding an administrative position with the team. The ring was later sold at auction.
He played 451 games and hit for a .245 average, with 29 home runs and 159 RBIs.
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