Baseball — Los Angeles Dodgers

Jose Pena

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Jose Pena

José "Peluche" Peña Gutiérrez (born December 3, 1942 in Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico) is a former pitcher in Major League Baseball. He pitched from 1969 to 1972 for the Cincinnati Reds and Los Angeles Dodgers. During that time he was married to Barbara Enright who later became a professional poker player and a three time World Series of Poker champion and the first woman to be inducted in the poker hall of fame. After leaving the major leagues, he pitched in Mexico through 1984 and then became a manager in the Mexican league."Peluche" Peña currently resides in Los Mochis, Sinaloa,...

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Karim Garcia

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Karim Garcia

BIOGRAPHY Gustavo Karim García Aguayo (born October 29, 1975), nicknamed "The Latino Bambino."Early yearsBorn in Ciudad Obregón, Mexico, García signed as an amateur free agent with the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1992 at just sixteen years old. After batting .319 with twenty home runs and 91 runs batted in for the Albuquerque Dukes in 1995, he became the youngest player in Major League Baseball when he debuted with the Dodgers that September. He also received major league calls in 1996 and 1997, but spent most of tenure with the Dodgers as a minor leaguer. In five seasons in their farm...

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Vicente Romo

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Vicente Romo

BIOGRAPHY Vicente Romo Navarro (born April 12, 1943 in Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico) is a former professional baseball pitcher. A right-hander, Romo played all or part of eight seasons in Major League Baseball between 1968 and 1982, primarily as a relief pitcher. He had an extensive career in Mexico, where his career spanned 25 seasons from 1962–86, and he was elected to the Salón de la Fama del Beisbol Profesional de México (the Mexican Professional Baseball Hall of Fame) in 1992. He is the older brother of fellow major league pitcher Enrique Romo.Professional careerMinor leaguesRomo, who was nicknamed...

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Terry Shumpert

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Terry Shumpert

Biography Terrance Darnell Shumpert (born August 16, 1966) is a former Major League Baseball utility player. He is an alumnus of the University of Kentucky. Collegiate career As a three-year starter in the middle infield for coach Keith Madison's club, Shumpert earned All-America honors at second base in 1987. He was named first-team All-SEC in 1986 and 1987 and was a member of the SEC All-Tournament Team in 1987. As a sophomore in 1986, Shumpert hit .364 with 19 doubles, two triples, 10 homers and 37 RBI, stealing 28 bases. Had a dynamic junior season in 1987, hitting .376 with...

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Rafael Landestoy

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Rafael Landestoy

Biography Rafael Silvaido Landestoy Santana (born May 28, 1953 in Baní, Dominican Republic) is a retired Major League Baseball player. Landestoy played eight major league seasons with the Houston Astros, Cincinnati Reds, and Los Angeles Dodgers. He amassed 291 hits, a .237 batting average, and four home runs, primarily as a middle infielder. On October 10, 1984 he was released by the Los Angeles Dodgers. Rafael is available for: Appearances Autograph Sessions Interviews

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