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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Michael Orsulak
Stat Years
1981-1997  [mlb] 1983-1997
Height/Weight
6-1 / 186
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
OF (1642) ... LF (67) ... RF (45) ... 1B (36) ... DH (14) ... CF (14)
Draft Position
OF-1B
Born Date/Place
High School
Parsippany (Parsippany,NJ)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Pittsburgh Pirates in Round #6 (#153 overall) of the 1980 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1983-09-01 - Boxscore  (Age: 21.093)
Service Time
Organizations
PIT [7] BAL [5] NYN [3] MIA [1] MON [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 16199 ... retro id: orsuj001 ... mlbam id: 120068
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1981Greenwood PiratesSALApit-19of---111846080145188670187293212730.315.352.428.78049919732.200.113.3245.816.411.1076.71.2022.1
    1982Alexandria DukesCaroA+pit1620of---21294639213418414652811474668620.289.358.436.79453020236.285.147.2938.878.680.9833.12.6426.9
    1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-21of---31395388715412131058388484153520.286.347.413.76059922235.271.127.2938.016.840.8553.81.6722.7
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1621ofL-S-E-P3711020001010200100.182.167.182.3491220-0.091.000.2000.0016.670.000.00.000.0
    1984Hawaii IslandersPCLAAApit-22of---4983885111019123531412293823350.284.334.418.75242516234.214.134.3066.828.941.31129.30.7130.9
    1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1122ofL-S-E-P4326712171203311713100.254.271.328.59973223.119.074.2791.379.597.000.00.0017.6
    1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1123ofL-S-E-P5121397541191460212411262719335.300.342.365.70743614520.164.065.3195.966.191.040.00.0016.8
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit1124ofL-S-E-P6138401601001962192411283816124.249.299.342.64143713727.195.093.2716.418.701.36200.50.4627.0
    1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAApit-25of---73914320336111224172122150.231.319.308.627165448.182.077.26210.3012.731.24143.00.6124.2
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal626ofL-S-E-P81253794810921382798233038327.288.331.422.75341616032.198.134.2945.537.211.3047.41.9229.4
    1989Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal1,627ofL-S-E-P91233905911122575553413527668.285.351.421.77244616434.246.136.2949.197.850.8555.71.5730.6
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal628ofL-S-E-P1012441349111143115768464814197.269.343.397.74046516428.235.128.2829.8910.321.0437.52.3725.2
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal629ofL-S-E-P111434865713522154362284540319.278.321.358.67952117428.146.080.2965.378.641.6197.20.9620.7
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLBbal630ofL-S-E-P121173914511318343954283444153.289.342.381.72342814925.166.092.3086.547.941.2197.80.9322.1
    1993New York MetsNLMLBnyn631ofL-S-E-P131344095911615483554282520216.284.331.399.73044116327.186.115.2866.355.670.8951.11.8123.3
    1994New York MetsNLMLBnyn632ofL-S-E-P1496292397630842421621307211.260.299.353.65231810311.154.093.2525.036.601.3136.52.5214.5
    1995New York MetsNLMLBnyn633ofL-S-E-P15108290418219213713193511623.283.323.372.69531710822.148.089.3125.9911.041.84290.00.3226.8
    1996Florida MarlinsNLMLBmia634lf-rfL-S-E-P1612021723486121911163800114.221.274.286.560234629.138.065.2586.8416.242.38108.50.8518.8
    1997Montreal ExposNLMLBmon1935lf-rfL-S-E-P1710615013341211701181702002.227.310.340.6501705114.227.113.25010.5910.000.94150.00.5941.2
    MLB Totals (14 yrs)149442935591173186375740593603184022344363469.273.324.374.69847141604280.182.101.2886.758.531.2675.31.2123.9
    National League Totals (9 yrs)86222343015948922221846235152210921221135.266.312.355.6672438793133.169.089.2836.238.611.38101.60.9022.4
    American League Totals (5 yrs)632205925857997153522131251661921423142334.281.337.394.7312276811147.196.113.2957.298.441.1658.81.5425.4
    Minor League Totals523199233057673383425810042170178161822170.289.346.415.7612218827145.240.126.3017.668.031.0558.61.5325.2
    Minor: A Totals11846080145188670187293212730.315.352.428.78049919732.200.113.3245.816.411.1076.71.2022.1
    Minor: A+ Totals1294639213418414652811474668620.289.358.436.79453020236.285.147.2938.878.680.9833.12.6426.9
    Minor: AAA Totals2761069158297372614123542494100989120.278.339.400.739118942877.239.122.2947.918.411.0676.41.1825.9
    Baltimore Orioles Totals (5 yrs)632205925857997153522131251661921423142334.281.337.394.7312276811147.196.113.2957.298.441.1658.81.5425.4
    New York Mets Totals (3 yrs)3389911392743761711410963816115520.276.319.377.696107637460.165.101.2835.867.531.2958.31.5821.9
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (4 yrs)298876126238341424451245574318659.272.315.349.66495830650.171.077.2935.747.721.35438.00.2121.0
    Florida Marlins Totals (1 yrs)12021723486121911163800114.221.274.286.560234629.138.065.2586.8416.242.38108.50.8518.8
    Montreal Expos Totals (1 yrs)10615013341211701181702002.227.310.340.6501705114.227.113.25010.5910.000.94150.00.5941.2
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1981Greenwood PiratesSALA19OF11300.02491644269265.9852.300.0078.595.82
    1982Alexandria DukesCaroA+201B800.0462114948.9806.000.006.06.23
    1982Alexandria DukesCaroA+20OF12400.0240590254245.9652.000.0092.596.12
    1983Hawaii IslandersPCLAAA21OF13900.03411888367359.9782.600.0097.2100.01
    1983Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB21OF4019.02200441.0001.000.212.557.19
    1984Hawaii IslandersPCLAAA22OF9800.0258620266264.9922.700.0070.0100.02
    1984Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22OF250142.24110042421.0001.700.3015.478.17
    1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB23OF1150884.02291061245239.9762.100.2771.495.01
    1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB24OF1200839.01931142208204.9811.700.2474.187.01
    1987Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAA25OF3700.0582216260.9681.600.0025.794.95
    1988Baltimore OriolesALMLB26OF1170821.1228652239234.9792.000.2872.793.61
    1989Baltimore OriolesALMLB27OF1090889.22501042264260.9852.400.2967.388.63
    1989Baltimore OriolesALMLB27DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.14.16
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB28OF1090874.0267532275272.9892.500.3167.787.92
    1990Baltimore OriolesALMLB28DH500.0000000.0000.000.003.14.010
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLB29OF13201,055.02732214296295.9972.200.2881.592.32
    1991Baltimore OriolesALMLB29DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.21.413
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLB30OF1100917.1228941241237.9832.200.2667.994.03
    1992Baltimore OriolesALMLB30DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.99
    1993New York MetsNLMLB311B4012.21610017171.0004.301.392.53.05
    1993New York MetsNLMLB31OF1140853.1215951229224.9782.000.2670.485.11
    1994New York MetsNLMLB321B6014.01900119191.0003.201.365.36.34
    1994New York MetsNLMLB32OF900650.0129832140137.9791.500.2179.693.82
    1995New York MetsNLMLB331B103.13100441.0004.001.290.70.97
    1995New York MetsNLMLB33OF860573.2108340115111.9651.300.1959.779.62
    1996Florida MarlinsNLMLB341B205.04101551.0002.501.001.21.73
    1996Florida MarlinsNLMLB34LF3000.0426205048.9601.600.0018.525.02
    1996Florida MarlinsNLMLB34CF1400.0220102322.9571.600.008.611.73
    1996Florida MarlinsNLMLB34RF1900.0160101716.9410.800.0011.715.82
    1997Montreal ExposNLMLB351B150112.21121014123122.9928.101.099.314.23
    1997Montreal ExposNLMLB35LF3700.01810019191.0000.500.0022.834.93
    1997Montreal ExposNLMLB35RF2600.02320025251.0001.000.0016.024.53
    1997Montreal ExposNLMLB35DH100.0000000.0000.000.000.60.95
    MLB Totals - (1B)28001541316168167.9946.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (LF)6700607206967.9711.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (CF)1400220102322.9571.600.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (RF)4500392104241.9760.900.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)113100216396391722982259.9832.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)1400000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    AAA Totals - (OF)2740065726129695683.9832.500.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (1B)800462114948.9806.000.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (OF)12400240590254245.9652.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (OF)113002491644269265.9852.300.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1981Minor---------113-
    1982Minor--8------124-
    1983MLB---------4-
    1983Minor---------139-
    1984MLB---------25-
    1984Minor---------98-
    1985MLB---------115-
    1986MLB---------120-
    1987Minor---------37-
    1988MLB---------117-
    1989MLB---------1095
    1990MLB---------1095
    1991MLB---------1322
    1992MLB---------1101
    1993MLB--4------114-
    1994MLB--6------90-
    1995MLB--1------86-
    1996MLB--2---301419--
    1997MLB--15---37-26-1
    Totals--36---671445164214