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John Orton  

John Orton  

Played: 1987-1996 ... MLB: 1989-1993

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Proper Name:
John Andrew Orton
High Level:
MLB (1989-1993)
pos:
c (514) ... 1b (3) ... of (2) ... dh (1)
Height:
6-1
Weight:
195
Bats:
Right
Throws:
Right
Born:
age:
56.249
place:
High School:
colleges:
Cal Poly (San Luis Obispo,CA),
Drafted:
California Angels  -  1987  -  1 - 25 (June-Reg)drafted 2x
draft posit:
C
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
16210
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Speed
37
Power
62
Contact
16
XBH
65
RBIs
51
Runs
54
Hitting
32
Durability
33
Team
.506
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year team name league level job   W   L Wpct ov record Rank GBL Playoffs
1999 Lake Elsinore Calif A+ Hitting Coach 63 71 .470 -- 4 13.5 dnq
2001 Bristol App Rk Manager 39 26 .600 -- 2 3.0 dnq
2002 Kannapolis SAL A Manager 66 74 .471 -- 6 17.5 dnq
2003 Kannapolis SAL A Manager 55 82 .401 -- 8 40.5 dnq
2004 Great Falls Pio Rk Manager 42 33 .560 -- 1 -- Lost in Semi-Finals
2005 Great Falls Pio Rk Manager 32 44 .421 -- 4 14.0 dnq
2006 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 90 72 .556 -- 3 6.0 dnq
2007 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 72 90 .444 -- 4 24.0 dnq
2008 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 89 74 .546 -- 1 -- Lost in 1st Round (Rays)
2009 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 79 83 .488 -- 3 7.5 dnq
2010 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 88 74 .543 -- 2 6.0 dnq
2011 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 79 83 .488 -- 3 16.0 dnq
2012 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 85 77 .525 -- 2 3.0 dnq
2013 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 63 99 .389 -- 5 30.0 dnq
2014 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 73 89 .451 -- 4 17.0 dnq
2015 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Minor League Catching Coordinator 76 86 .469 -- 4 19.0 dnq
2021 Chicago White Sox AL MLB Catching Coordinator 93 69 .574 -- 1 -- Lost in Division Series (Astros)
Career Record as Manager/Head Coach
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years team name league category level   W   L wpct
2001-2001 Bristol App Minor Rk 39 26 .600
2002-2003 Kannapolis SAL Minor A 121 156 .437
2004-2005 Great Falls Pio Minor Rk 74 77 .490
2001-2005 3 teams -- Minor -- 234 259 .475