Ossie Orwoll

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Oswald Christian Orwoll (November 17, 1900 – May 8, 1967) was an American baseball and football player. He played in Major League Baseball as a pitcher and first baseman for the Philadelphia Athletics. He had a career 6–7 record in 39 games pitched (8 starts) and a .294 batting average in 94 games. He was member of Connie Mack's 1929 World Series team, but did not appear in any games during the Series. On November 29, 1930 he was traded by the Athletics with Homer Summa to the Portland Beavers of the Pacific Coast League for Herb Lahti.

Orwoll also played halfback for the Milwaukee Badgers of the National Football League (NFL) in 1926.[1][2]


  1. ^ "Ossie Orwoll". nfl.com. Retrieved 2008-08-19. 
  2. ^ "Ossie Orwoll". databasefootball.com. Archived from the original on 2007-02-16. Retrieved 2008-08-19. 

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