John Orton

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John Orton
Born: (1965-12-08) December 8, 1965 (age 49)
Santa Cruz, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 20, 1989 for the California Angels
Last MLB appearance
July 4, 1993 for the California Angels
Career statistics
Batting average .200
Home runs 4
Runs batted in 29

John Andrew Orton (born December 8, 1965, in Santa Cruz, California) was a Major League Baseball catcher. He is an alumnus of Cal Poly - California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo where he was an all conference catcher.[1]

Drafted by the California Angels in the 1st round of the 1987 MLB amateur draft, Orton would make his Major League Baseball debut with the California Angels on August 20, 1989, and appear in his final game on July 4, 1993.


  1. ^ "John Orton". Baseball Reference. Retrieved 28 February 2013.