Joseph Michael Orsulak
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: May 31, 1962 in Glen Ridge, NJ
High School: Parsippany Hills HS (Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ)
Drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 6th round of the 1980 amateur draft.
Signed August 20, 1980.
Debut: September 1, 1983 (Age 21.093, 12,401st in MLB history)
vs. HOU 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1985 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Orioles/Mets/Pirates/Marlins/Expos 1983-1997
Agents: Michael Maas,Ron Shapiro [*]
Last Game: September 25, 1997 (Age 35.117)
vs. FLA 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- October 2014
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News -- July 2014
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News -- June 2014
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News -- May 2014
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News -- April 2014
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News -- April 2013
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News -- February 2013
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News -- November 2012
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News -- July 2012
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News -- February 2012
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News -- August 2011
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News -- February 2011
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News -- January 2011
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