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Domingo Félix Andújar José (born May 2, 1965 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) is a former professional baseball outfielder. He played in Major League Baseball for the Oakland Athletics, St. Louis Cardinals, Kansas City Royals, New York Yankees and Arizona Diamondbacks between 1988 and 2003. He was also a member of Lotte Giants of the Korea Baseball Organization in 1999, 2001, and 2006-2007.

Félix José
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Right fielder
Born: (1965-05-02) May 2, 1965 (age 54)
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Batted: Switch Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 2, 1988, for the Oakland Athletics
Last MLB appearance
September 28, 2003, for the Arizona Diamondbacks
MLB statistics
Batting average.280
Home runs54
Runs batted in324
Teams
Career highlights and awards

José was selected to the National League All-Star team in 1991 with the Cardinals. In an 11-season Major League career, José posted a .280 batting average with 54 home runs and 324 RBI in 747 games played.

He last played in 2009 for the Schaumburg Flyers of the Northern League, and was leading the league in batting average in June.

January 2017 Korean and Mexican League MVP was selected as the "Star" Coach of America's Next Top Baseball Players a reality television series focusing on finding undiscovered raw talent in the Dominican Republic.

Winter leagueEdit

José played in the Dominican Professional Baseball League with Tigres del Licey until the 1997-98 season, having debuted in the 1986-87 season and hitting 14 home runs before being transferred to Estrellas Orientales and with this club he set a league record on November 19, 2005 when he hit his 60th home run.[1] He was inducted into the Dominican Republic Hall of Fame in 2015.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Félix José" (in Spanish). Diario Libre. 2010-11-08. Retrieved 2018-01-10.
  2. ^ "Félix José electo inmortal" (in Spanish). El Nacional. 2015-10-12. Retrieved 2018-01-10.

External linksEdit

Preceded by
Kal Daniels
Barry Bonds
National League Player of the Month
April 1991
May 1992
Succeeded by
David Justice
Cory Snyder