Bats: Both • Throws: Right
6-2, 215lb (188cm, 97kg)
Draft: Drafted by the New York Yankees in the 43rd round of the 1989 MLB June Amateur Draft from Calhoun Community College (Decatur, AL) and the New York Yankees in the 24th round of the 1990 MLB June Amateur Draft from Calhoun Community College (Decatur, AL).
High School: Colegio Alejandrino (Guaynabo, PR)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1997 season
Full Name: Jorge Rafael (Villeta) Posada
Pronunciation: \hor-hay po-SAH-dah\
Relatives: Nephew of Leo Posada