Tito Fuentes… was a fan-favorite with the Giants, Padres, Tigers and A’s, and is also a favorite with collectors. In 1973, he made only 6 errors while playing 160 games at 2B. He’s currently part of the Giants’ Spanish-language broadcast team.
In 1976, Tito Fuentes… was the starting 2B for the Padres, batted .263 and scored 48 runs.
Betcha didn’t know… that Tito was the last player signed directly out of Cuba before embargo went into place.