Ollie Lee Brown
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 178 lb.
Born: February 11, 1944 in Tuscaloosa, AL
High School: Polytechnic HS (Long Beach, CA)
Signed by the San Francisco Giants as an amateur free agent in 1962.
Debut: September 10, 1965 (Age 21.211, 10,021st in MLB history)
vs. CHC 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1966 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Padres/Giants/Phillies/Brewers/Astros/... 1965-1977
Last Game: September 27, 1977 (Age 33.228)
vs. CHC 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: April 16, 2015 in Buena Park, CA
Buried: Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Cypress, CA
Relatives: Brother of Oscar Brown
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