‘The Big Kitty’, as he was known, was a five-time All-Star who hit 399 house works during his career. He began playing skillfully in his homeland Venezuela at age 16. He followed the nickname THE BEST Cat due to his quick intuition while playing initial base. He wedded Eneyda in 1984 and jointly that they had three daughters. He helped coach Vladimir Guerrero when he initial entered the main leagues.