What happened Alfonso Soriano?

What happened Alfonso Soriano?

Seven-time MLB All-Star Alfonso Soriano started his exceptional career with the New York Yankees, and four months after his release from the club in July he has decided to hang up his cleats for good. Soriano, 38, announced his retirement on Tuesday, per The Associated Press (via The Washington Post).

How many stolen bases does Alfonso Soriano have?

289 bases
Soriano went one-and-done on the MLB Hall of Fame ballot Soriano stole 289 bases — though he only had one double-digit stolen base season after his age-32 year — and retired with an even . 500 slugging percentage.

What team does Alfonso Soriano play for?

Alfonso Soriano
Runs batted in 1,159
Hiroshima Toyo Carp (1997) New York Yankees (1999–2003) Texas Rangers (2004–2005) Washington Nationals (2006) Chicago Cubs (2007–2013) New York Yankees (2013–2014)
Career highlights and awards

How old is Alfonso Soriano?

45 years (January 7, 1976)
Alfonso Soriano/Age

What team does Chipper Jones play for?

Atlanta Braves

Chipper Jones
Runs batted in 1,623
As player: Atlanta Braves (1993, 1995–2012) As coach: Atlanta Braves (2021–present)
Career highlights and awards

Where is Alfonso Soriano from?

San Pedro De Macoris, Dominican Republic
Alfonso Soriano/Place of birth
Alfonso Soriano hit 412 home runs during his career. Where was Alfonso Soriano born? Alfonso Soriano was born in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic.

Who uses heaviest bat in MLB?

Edd Roush
Edd Roush. Hall of Famer Edd Roush holds the distinction as the player who used the heaviest bat in MLB history. Roush, who debuted with the Chicago White Sox in 1913, used a 48-ounce behemoth. His power statistics by modern standards are not spectacular as he only hit 68 home runs during his 18-year career.

Is Alfonso Soriano a HOF?

Ex-Nats Soriano, Dunn drop off HOF ballot Neither Alfonso Soriano nor Adam Dunn met the 5% threshold during their first year on the Hall of Fame ballot, meaning the duo not only missed out on being members of the 2020 Class but also will not be included on ballots going forward.

Is Alfonso Soriano still with the Yankees?

Alfonso Soriano. The Yankees traded Soriano to the Rangers after the 2003 season, and the Rangers traded Soriano to the Nationals after the 2005 season. He signed a contract as a free agent with the Cubs before the 2007 season. The Cubs traded Soriano to the Yankees in 2013, and the Yankees released him in 2014.

Where did Rafael Soriano start his professional baseball career?

Soriano began his professional baseball career in Japan with the Hiroshima Toyo Carp, training at their Carp Academy for Dominican players. Soriano spent 1996 playing in Japan in the minor Western League.

How many children does Alfonso Soriano have?

Soriano and his wife Carmen Isis Eusebio have three daughters named Alisis, Angeline, and Alisha, and three sons named Allen, Angel, and Alfonso Jr. On June 23, 2004, Soriano donated US$2.6 million to his home country for children wanting to become professional baseball players.

Is Alfonso Soriano the only player with 40 stolen bases?

Alfonso Soriano joins the 40–40 club by stealing his 40th base against the Milwaukee Brewers at RFK Stadium, September 16, 2006. In September, he completed his 20th outfield assist, becoming the only player in baseball history with 40 home runs, 40 stolen bases]