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Willie Hernandez Autograph on a 1984 Topps (#51 T)
photo credit: lonepine
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Birthday 14 November, 1954
Birthplace Aguada, P.R.
Height 6' 3" (190 cm)
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality Puerto Rican
Occupation Baseball
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Guillermo "Willie" Hernández Villanueva (born November 14, 1954 in Aguada, Puerto Rico) is a former relief pitcher for the Chicago Cubs (1977–1983), Philadelphia Phillies (1983), and the Detroit Tigers (1984–1989). He threw and batted left-handed. Hernández utilized the screwball.

MLB Batting Statistics

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1977 CHC 67 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0.063 0.063 0.063
1978 CHC 55 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
1979 CHC 52 8 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 0.250 0.250 0.375
1980 CHC 53 19 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 7 0.211 0.211 0.263
1981 CHC 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1982 CHC 75 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0.000 0.250 0.000
1983 CHC 11 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.500 0.500 0.500
1983 PHI 63 13 2 5 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 0.385 0.385 0.385
1984 DET 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1985 DET 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000
1986 DET 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1987 DET 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1988 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1989 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
Career 396 63 4 13 2 0 0 3 2 1 29 - - -

MLB Fielding Statistics

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1977 CHC 67 1 110 8 27 0 2 1.000
1978 CHC 54 0 59 2 12 0 0 1.000
1979 CHC 52 2 79 4 11 1 0 0.938
1980 CHC 53 7 108 12 20 0 2 1.000
1981 CHC 12 0 13 0 3 0 0 1.000
1982 CHC 75 0 75 5 22 1 1 0.964
1983 CHC 11 1 19 1 4 0 1 1.000
1983 PHI 63 0 95 1 13 0 2 1.000
1984 DET 80 0 140 5 14 0 1 1.000
1985 DET 74 0 106 7 7 1 0 0.933
1986 DET 64 0 88 6 13 0 0 1.000
1987 DET 45 0 49 2 4 1 1 0.857
1988 DET 63 0 67 3 15 0 1 1.000
1989 DET 32 0 31 2 4 0 1 1.000
Career 745 11 - 58 169 4 12 -

MLB Pitching Statistics

Year Team W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO
1977 CHC 8-7 3.03 67 1 0 0 4 110 94 42 37 28 78
1978 CHC 8-2 3.77 54 0 0 0 3 59 57 26 25 35 38
1979 CHC 4-4 5.01 51 2 0 0 0 79 85 50 44 39 53
1980 CHC 1-9 4.40 53 7 0 0 0 108 115 58 53 45 75
1981 CHC 0-0 3.95 12 0 0 0 2 13 14 7 6 8 13
1982 CHC 4-6 3.00 75 0 0 0 10 75 74 26 25 24 54
1983 CHC 1-0 3.20 11 1 0 0 1 19 16 8 7 6 18
1983 PHI 8-4 3.29 63 0 0 0 7 95 93 39 35 26 75
1984 DET 9-3 1.92 80 0 0 0 32 140 96 30 30 36 112
1985 DET 8-10 2.70 74 0 0 0 31 106 82 38 32 14 76
1986 DET 8-7 3.55 64 0 0 0 24 88 87 35 35 21 77
1987 DET 3-4 3.67 45 0 0 0 8 49 53 27 20 20 30
1988 DET 6-5 3.06 63 0 0 0 10 67 50 24 23 31 59
1989 DET 2-2 5.74 32 0 0 0 15 31 36 21 20 16 30
Career 70-63 - 744 11 0 0 147 - 952 431 392 349 788

Filmography

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1985 1985 MLB All-Star Game Himself - AL Pitcher
1984 1984 World Series Himself - Detroit Tigers Pitcher
1984 1984 MLB All-Star Game Himself - AL Pitcher
1984 1984 American League Championship Series Himself - Detroit Tigers Pitcher
1983 1983 World Series Himself - Philadelphia Phillies Pitcher

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