(c) Houston Astros

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Position: P      Born: Nov 26, 1955      Bats: Right      Throws: Right

A 6-5 righthander, Mendoza was a fifth-round pick in 1973. He came up in 1979 and pitched one inning for the Astros (three up, three down) on September 26th of that year. It was his only big league action.