Orlando McFarlane

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Orlando McFarlane
Catcher
Born: (1938-06-28)June 28, 1938
Oriente, Cuba
Died: July 18, 2007(2007-07-18) (aged 69)
Ponce, Puerto Rico
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 23, 1962, 1962 for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Last MLB appearance
August 21, 1968 for the California Angels
Career statistics
Batting average .240
Home runs 5
Runs batted in 20
Teams
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is McFarlane and the second or maternal family name is Quesada.

Orlando de Jesús McFarlane Quesada (June 28, 1938 in Oriente, Cuba – July 18, 2007 in Ponce, Puerto Rico) was a Major League Baseball player for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Detroit Tigers and California Angels from 1962 to 1968. He also played in the Puerto Rico Professional League for the Leones de Ponce. McFarlane became famous in Puerto Rico when he had his Wedding Ceremony performed at Home Plate in the Francisco Montaner Stadium, Home of the Lions.


External links[edit]