Biographical and Playing Info
Given Name: Mario (Aizpuru) Mendoza
Nickname: Manos de Seda
Born: Chihuahua, 6, Mexico, in 1950
School: Did not attend college.
Primary Position: Shortstop
Batted: Right Threw: Right
Major League Games: 686
Primary Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Pittsburgh Pirates (1974-1978)
Seattle Mariners (1979-1980)
Texas Rangers (1981-1982)
First major league game: 1974-04-26
Final major league game: 1982-05-22
Hall of Fame Voting
No Hall of Fame elections.