Where what happened yesterday is being preserved today. “We invite our major leaguer, Magglio Ordonez, to hit a grand slam in Puerto La Cruz,” Chavez’s successor, president Nicolas Maduro, announced on state television (via detroitnews.com). Mayor Magglio Ordonez | Crane Press | December 9, 2013 Magglio Ordonez was a teammate (2006 - 2007) with Sean Casey, aka The Mayor, towards the end of his career, and after leaving the field, Ordonez actually became a mayor himself! Ordonez is a … [6] On July 24 Ordóñez hurt his ankle sliding into home. Former Tigers and White Sox All-Star outfielder Magglio Ordonez is running for mayor of Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela on the ticket of the socialist party -- the same party from which polarizing late president Hugo Chavez hailed. Ordóñez retired from major league baseball as a Tiger on June 3, 2012 in a ceremony at Comerica Park prior to the afternoon game.[1]. Bobby Abreu, 8. Maggs finished his career with 294 home runs, third most amongst Venezuelan ballplayers, behind Andres Galarraga and Miguel Cabrera. Magglio Ordonez was a teammate (2006 - 2007) with Sean Casey, aka The Mayor, towards the end of his career, and after leaving the field, Ordonez actually became a mayor himself! Honneurs. We bring sports news that matters to your inbox, to help you stay informed and get a winning edge. There was a fairly ... Joe Biden has won Michigan, the Associated Press projected on Wednesday, placing him within reach of the 270 electoral votes needed to declare victory. Magglio Ordonez Poster. Part of the Baseball Almanac Family, Last-Modified: April 11, 2020 5:35 AM EST, El Caribe Mayor (The Caribbean Mayor) or Maggs, Coro Falcon Escuela (Coro Falcon, Venezuela), Magglio Ordonez Stats by Baseball Almanac. After he signed with Detroit, a minor war of words occurred between Ordóñez and Ozzie Guillén, his former manager and teammate in Chicago. On October 14, 2006, Ordóñez completed the Tigers' sweep of the ALCS with a three-run homer against Huston Street of the Oakland Athletics, with two outs on a 1–0 count in the bottom of the 9th, the 8th time in MLB history that a post-season series has ended with a home run. Ordonez was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 29, 1997, with the Chicago White Sox. [5] Their apparent mutual dislike for each other was a contributing factor to Ordóñez's departure from the White Sox. The Venezuela native was a fan favorite, and he came up clutch in situations where his team needed a big hit. Ordonez, 39, made over $130 million in his 15-year big-league career. He also established a career high with 139 runs batted in, and finished runner-up to Alex Rodriguez in the AL Most Valuable Player award voting. He is also sometimes referred to affectionately as "Maggs". He returned to the Tigers' lineup in early July, and once again became a star by hitting consistently over .300 while batting clean-up. "[16] As a result, during the 2009 World Baseball Classic, Ordóñez was booed by anti-Chávez Venezuelan fans, during his at bats, and while he was on the field. After a six-year journey that included minor league stops in Sarasota, Hickory, Prince William, Birmingham and Nashville, Ordonez realized he had arrived. Covering the impact of coronavirus on the sports world, More MLB: Scoreboard | Standings | Probable Pitchers | Sortable Stats | Odds. copyright=new Date(); All Rights Reserved. When you get used to that, it makes you work even harder: That's what I have done this year -- work harder and see what happens next.'" Did you know that Magglio Ordonez was named to a list of all-time players from Venezuela (link) in 2013? Sous la bannière du Parti socialiste unifié du Venezuela du président Nicolás Maduro, qui a succédé à Chávez, Ordóñez est en décembre 2013 élu maire de la municipalité de Juan Antonio Sotillo[5]. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Magglio Ordonez baseball stats page. In 2005, Ordóñez's first season for Detroit, he strained an abdominal muscle during the first week of the season and spent the next three months on the disabled list, as the strain turned out to be a hernia. © 2004-2020 CBS Interactive. Former Detroit Tigers star Magglio Ordonez has been elected as the mayor of a city in his native Venezuela. This caused him to rest after corrective surgery for two months following the injury, after which he began a rehabilitation assignment at the Tigers' AAA minor league team in Toledo. Individually, Ordonez collected multiple awards as a player. En juin 2014, son fils Magglio Ordóñez, Jr., étudiant d'une école secondaire de Plantation en Floride, est repêché au 38e tour de sélection par les Tigers de Détroit[6]. Sans contrat au début de la saison 2012, Ordóñez annonce sa retraite le 3 juin suivant[2]. Magglio Ordonez | 2008 Upper Deck Franchise History (#20) | Baseball Almanac Collection The article did not mention whether Ordonez, who hit 294 home runs over 15 big-league seasons, will redistribute the $133,470,746 he earned along the way. During the 2001 season when Ordóñez was teammates with Jose Canseco, Canseco claims he injected Ordóñez with steroids. The Red Sox and Texas Rangers had been in discussions for weeks about Boston acquiring the reigning American League MVP, SS Alex Rodriguez for outfielder Manny Ramirez. His 139 RBIs was the highest by a Tiger since Rocky Colavito had 140 in 1961. His five-year, $85 million contract was the second largest the Tigers had ever paid a player. Ordóñez has three children with his wife Dagly, a son named Magglio Jr. and two daughters, Maggliana and Sophia. All Rights Reserved by Baseball Almanac, Inc.Hosted by Hosting 4 Less. . Magglio José Ordóñez Delgado (/ɔːrˈdoʊnjɛz/; born January 28, 1974) is a retired Venezuelan Major League Baseball right fielder. [16][17], In August 2013, Ordóñez announced that he will be running for the office of mayor in the Juan Antonio Sotillo Municipality in Venezuela,[2] on the ticket of the late Chavez's United Socialist Party of Venezuela. Stats … The win sent the Tigers to their first World Series appearance since 1984. Ordonez finished second in the American League MVP race. The only White Sox player with more, Hall of Famer Frank Thomas, who had nine. In a 15-year major league career (through the end of the 2011 season), Ordóñez was a .309 hitter with 294 home runs and 1,236 RBIs in 1,848 games. Ordonez is a member of the United Socialist Party of Venezuela and a supporter of President Nicolas Maduro, who announced the six-time All Star’s election at a rally Sunday. In 2007, he won the American League batting title with an average of .363. Biden leads in both of those states. As Tuesday night lapsed into the wee hours of Wednesday morning without a winner of the 2020 election, there seemed to be no small amount of confusion about the election-law case from Pennsylvania that could go a long way toward deciding the presidential race, Republican Party of Pennsylvania v. Boockvar. Puerto La Cruz is located on the northern coast of Venezuela, on the Caribbean Sea. Devenu agent libre après la saison 2010, il s'entend pour une septième année avec les Tigers [1]. It's a good feeling. Magglio Ordonez coming to the league. En 2005, il se joint aux Tigers de Detroit. Get our conservative analysis delivered right to you. Ordóñez' son, Magglio Ordóñez Jr. was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 2014 Major League Baseball Draft. I have a new column up on the homepage, which is a primer on the Pennsylvania election-law case. [12], In Detroit's Comerica Park, some Tiger fans sported curly black wigs underneath their baseball caps in support of their long-haired right fielder. The people responded with a giant nuh-uh. In the five seasons prior to 2004, Ordóñez hit at least .300 with 29 home runs and 99 RBI, and reached the 30-home run, 100-RBI plateau in four of those seasons. Did you know that Magglio Ordonez, as a White Sox player, had three seasons (1999, 2000, 2002) with 100+ runs scored and 100+ runs batted in (he also had one additional, in 2007, with the Detroit Tigers)? A couple years ago, kids on Caracas ballfields would all yell: 'I'm Andres (Galarraga)' or 'I'm Omar (Vizquel).' Now meet Magglio Ordonez, the newly elected mayor of Sotillo, a city in eastern Venezuela. Maggs, in December 2013, was named the Mayor of Sotillo, a municipality in eastern Venezuela. Magglio Ordonez, 7. Albert Belle was their first outfielder to capture a Silver Slugger Award (1998), but didn't win another with Chicago. Baseball expert Scott Kendrick ranked them as follows: 1. Dernière modification le 31 octobre 2016, à 22:11, Cheers among the boos for Magglio Ordonez, Magglio Ordonez elected mayor in Venezuela, https://fr.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Magglio_Ordóñez&oldid=131299029, licence Creative Commons attribution, partage dans les mêmes conditions, comment citer les auteurs et mentionner la licence. Cette section est vide, insuffisamment détaillée ou incomplète. Il a réussi 2 156 coups sûrs et sa moyenne au bâton en carrière s'élève à ,309. Ordóñez is 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m) tall and weighs 215 lb (98 kg). He needs to take Pennsylvania, hold onto Georgia and North Carolina, then take either Arizona (for 279 electoral votes) or Nevada (for 274). Share your opinion with us on Baseball Fever. Biden claims Michigan's 16 electoral votes, bringing him to 264 electoral votes to Trump's 214, per the AP. [15], Ordóñez was a supporter of the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez, and in early 2009 appeared in a televised political ad which assured the Venezuelan people that "the best of the revolution is yet to come. [3], During the 2003 off-season, Ordonez was almost traded to the Boston Red Sox. Remember Magglio Ordonez, former White Sox and Tigers slugger? Michigan has been reliably blue in presidential ... On the menu today: the state of play in the six states not yet called in the 2020 presidential election: Arizona, North Carolina, Georgia, Nevada, Pennsylvania, and Alaska. La dernière modification de cette page a été faite le 31 octobre 2016 à 22:11. Toward the end, I addressed President Trump’s ill-advised remarks last night, in which he appeared to declare victory prematurely (“Frankly, we did win this election”), and to claim that the election was a ... During her Supreme Court confirmation hearings, Judge Amy Coney Barrett revealed her empty notepad to Sen. John Cornyn (R., Texas). December 9, 2013 at 2:03 am Ex-Tiger Magglio Ordonez elected mayor in Venezuela Associated Press Caracas, Venezuela — A year after retiring from baseball, former Tiger Magglio Ordonez has been elected as the mayor of a city in his native Venezuela. Maduro is known to turn to celebrity candidates to help bolster support in the midst of rising anger with his economic policies. Throughout that span, he made $133 million with Chicago and Detroit. Magglio Ordonez running for mayor in coastal Venezuelan city On the socialist ticket, former MLB All-Star Magglio Ordonez is running for mayor of a coastal city in Venezuela. Magglio is the new owner of the Tribu. 6-keys: media/spln/mlb/reg/free/stories, at Voltigeur de baseball ayant joué dans les Ligues majeures de 1997 à 2011 pour les White Sox de Chicago et les Tigers de Détroit, Magglio Ordóñez est six fois sélectionné pour le match des étoiles du baseball majeur et gagnant de trois Bâtons d'argent, Ordóñez a remporté le championnat des frappeurs de la Ligue américaine en 2007.