John Orton

John Andrew Orton
Born: December 8, 1965
Santa Cruz, CA US
Primary Position: Catcher
All Position(s) Played: 1B, 3B, OF
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 195
Draft: Round 17 (1984 June Amateur Draft, New York Mets)
Draft: Round 1 (1987 June Amateur Draft, California Angels)
School: Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Career: 1987-1996
Major League Statistics

John Orton compiled a career batting average of .228 with 38 home runs and 228 RBI in his 515-game career with the Salem Angels, Midland Angels, Palm Springs Angels, Edmonton Trappers, Richmond Braves, Norfolk Tides and Vancouver Canadians. He began playing during the 1987 season and last took the field during the 1996 campaign.


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Batting:

Year Level Lg Team GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
1987AATLMidland Angels516131210000023.154.312.231.54331000
1987Short Season ANORWSalem Angels51218176314681836623261.261.392.455.846807121
1988ACALLPalm Springs Angels68287230424661128524579.200.354.248.60257410200
1989AATLMidland Angels99401344518020610532137102.233.314.413.7271427671
1990AAAPCLEdmonton Trappers50195174294280626421963.241.314.391.705680111
1991AAAPCLEdmonton Trappers762872453955141532503166.224.322.351.6738645421
1992AAAPCLEdmonton Trappers49186149283893325352832.255.379.416.7956233420
1993Advanced ACALLPalm Springs Angels2870000000011.000.125.000.125000000
1994AAAILRichmond Braves368781310301200530.123.172.198.3701630010
1995AAAILNorfolk Tides56187170204980320131445.288.353.388.7416643000
1995AAAILRichmond Braves17565069301622322.180.236.300.5361511110
1996AAAPCLVancouver Canadians620180100000025.056.150.056.206100000
Totals515194816572503788012382282817219509.228.329.360.688596193719164


Fielding:

Year Level Lg Team Pos GP PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS%
1987AATLMidland AngelsC526510.9696.2003
1987Short Season ANORWSalem AngelsC342701563.9798.3829
1987Short Season ANORWSalem AngelsOF110001.0001.000
1988ACALLPalm Springs AngelsC362352784.9707.2786
1989AATLMidland AngelsC7844052312.9946.3088
1989AATLMidland Angels1B326412.9681.000
1990AAAPCLEdmonton TrappersC482773675.9786.5215
1991AAAPCLEdmonton TrappersC693974977.9856.4642
1992AAAPCLEdmonton TrappersC442653122.9936.7271
1992AAAPCLEdmonton Trappers3B10000.000
1993Advanced ACALLPalm Springs AngelsC2111001.0006.0000
1994AAAILRichmond BravesC1391930.9717.6920
1995AAAILNorfolk TidesC462903825.9947.1303231437.8
1995AAAILRichmond BravesC178310011.0005.47106650.0
1996AAAPCLVancouver CanadiansC3212021.0007.66701150.0
Totals40024332794043.9856.78037302141.2

Minor League Service:

Year Level League Team Affiliation First Appearance Final Appearance
1987Short Season ANorthwest LeagueSalem AngelsCAL
1987AATexas LeagueMidland AngelsCAL
1988ACalifornia LeaguePalm Springs AngelsCAL
1989AATexas LeagueMidland AngelsCAL
1990AAAPacific Coast LeagueEdmonton TrappersCAL
1991AAAPacific Coast LeagueEdmonton TrappersCAL
1992AAAPacific Coast LeagueEdmonton TrappersCAL
1993Advanced ACalifornia LeaguePalm Springs AngelsCAL
1994AAAInternational LeagueRichmond BravesATL
1995AAAInternational LeagueRichmond BravesATL
1995AAAInternational LeagueNorfolk TidesNYN
1996AAAPacific Coast LeagueVancouver CanadiansCAL




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