Jesse Orosco

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Jesse Russell Orosco

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Biographical Information[edit]

The all-time leader in games pitched, Jesse Orosco also had the rare distinction of playing in the major leagues in four different decades. His son, Jesse Orosco, Jr., was drafted in the 2008 amateur draft.

Orosco saved the Baltimore Orioles' historic 3-2 win over the Cuban national team in the 1999 Baltimore Orioles-Cuban National Team Exhibition Series.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • 2-time NL All-Star (1983 & 1984)
  • AL Games Pitched Leader (1995)
  • 30 Saves Seasons: 1 (1984)
  • Won two World Series with the New York Mets in 1986 and the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1988 (he did not play in the 1988 World Series)

Records Held[edit]

  • Games pitched, career, 1252
  • Games pitched, left-hander, career, 1252
  • Games in relief, career, 1248

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