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Jesse Orosco AS-2AW-4WS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1979-2003

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Biography Data
Positions: P-1386, OF-1
Proper Name: Jesse Russell Orosco
Born: April 1, 1957 (60.291)
Place Santa Barbara, California
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 205 Bats/Throws: Right-Left
High School: Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara,CA)
College: Santa Barbara City College
Drafted: 1978 -- 2nd round (41st overall) by Minnesota Twins (Jan-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 5,1979 (22.004)
TBC Player ID:637
Career Activity
Organizations:MIN, NYN, LAN, CLE, MIL, BAL, SLN, SDN, NYA
Relationship(s):Father of Jesse Orosco

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Signed as Free Agent by Diamondbacks.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Yankees to Twins for Juan Padilla.
    Sent to Yankees by Padres for future considerations.
    Signed as Free Agent by Padres.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Dodgers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Mets to Cardinals for Joe McEwing.
    Traded by Orioles to Mets for Chuck McElroy.
    Signed as Free Agent by Orioles.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Orioles.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Brewers.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Sent to Brewers by Indians for future considerations.
    Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Mets to Dodgers for Jack Savage, Wally Whitehurst and Kevin Tapani.
    Traded by Twins with Greg Field to Mets for Jerry Koosman.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Minnesota Twins in 2nd round (41st overall) of 1978 Amateur Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by St. Louis Cardinals in 7th round (144th overall) of 1977 Amateur Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2003New York Yankees$ 800,0003932851$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2003Minnesota Twins$ 800,0003931451$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2003San Diego Padres$ 800,0003931151$ 300,000$ 2,163,527
    2002Los Angeles Dodgers$ 200,000757300$ 200,000$ 2,011,045
    2001Los Angeles Dodgers$ 200,000771330$ 200,000$ 1,897,758
    2000St. Louis Cardinals$ 1,100,0003421863$ 200,000$ 1,394,248
    1999Baltimore Orioles$ 800,0003761859$ 200,000$ 1,454,491
    1998Baltimore Orioles$ 1,100,0002972168$ 170,000$ 1,276,192
    1997Baltimore Orioles$ 1,100,0002701771$ 150,000$ 1,182,177
    1996Baltimore Orioles$ 750,0002751670$ 109,000$ 957,870
    1995Baltimore Orioles$ 650,0002901768$ 109,000$ 999,520
    1994Milwaukee Brewers$ 775,0002901068$ 109,000$ 957,101
    1993Milwaukee Brewers$ 1,000,0002631071$ 109,000$ 968,431
    1992Milwaukee Brewers$ 1,215,000228872$ 109,000$ 962,245
    1991Cleveland Indians$ 900,000222769$ 100,000$ 742,231
    1990Cleveland Indians$ 850,000176576$ 100,000$ 515,727
    1989Cleveland Indians$ 825,000153382$ 62,500$ 429,802
    1988Los Angeles Dodgers$ 1,000,00062692$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987New York Mets$ 925,00071691$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986New York Mets$ 825,000106686$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985New York Mets$ 650,000136478$ 60,000$ 370,780

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