Pedro González (baseball)

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Pedro González
Second baseman
Born: (1937-12-12) December 12, 1937 (age 81)
San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 11, 1963, for the New York Yankees
Last MLB appearance
September 27, 1967, for the Cleveland Indians
MLB statistics
Batting average.244
Home runs8
Runs batted in70
Teams

Pedro González Olivares (born December 12, 1937 in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic) is a former Major League Baseball second baseman. González was one of the first 15 Dominicans to play Major League Baseball.[1]

In 407 career games with the New York Yankees (1963–65) and Cleveland Indians (1965-67), he had 264 hits with a batting average of .244.

The Indians acquired González on May 10, 1965 in exchange for first baseman Ray Barker.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Major League Baseball Players Born in Dominican Republic". baseball-almanac.com.
  2. ^ "Pedro González". baseball-reference.com.

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