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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Joel Edward Horlen
Stat Years
1959-1972  [mlb] 1961-1972
6-0 / 175
Right / Right
P (361)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
High School
Luther Burbank (San Antonio,TX)
Oklahoma State University (Stillwater, Oklahoma)
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Chicago White Sox in 1959
Signing Scouts
Ted Lyons
MLB Debut
1961-09-04 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.021)
Service Time
CHA [11] OAK [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 12987 ... retro id: horlj101 ... mlbam id: 116151
Pitch Repertoire
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On Base

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