From BR Bullpen
Joseph Douglas Strange
- Bats Both, Throws Right
- Height 6' 1", Weight 185 lb.
- School North Carolina State University
- Debut July 13, 1989
- Final Game September 27, 1998
- Born April 13, 1964 in Greenville, SC USA
 Biographical Information
After his playing career ended, Strange was a Florida Marlins scout in 2000 and 2001. After a year as a Pittsburgh Pirates scout, he moved into the team's front office as a special assistant to the Pirates' GM in 2003-2004. He spent 2005-2007 as assistant GM, then was Special Assistant to the General Manager again. In 2011 he is the Pirates' Director of Player Personnel.
Strange and his wife are the parents of five children, including quadruplets born in early 1997.