(c) Houston Astros

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Position: 2B/SS      Born: Oct 9, 1955      Bats: Right      Throws: Right

Alejandro Antonio Taveras was born in the Dominican Republic and played briefly with the Astros in 1976 at the age of 20. He completed his major league record six years later with the Dodgers. Overall, he hit .208 in 35 games as a backup infielder over three seasons.