Uniform #: 42 Bats: Right Height: 6-4 Throws: Right Weight: 215 Born: January 23, 1970 Bocas del Toro, Pan Lives: Changuinola, Pan
09/17/87 Signed by Yankees as undrafted free agent. 12/07/92 Selected by the Orioles in the Rule V draft.
Year Team Lvl AVG/OBP/SLG AB 1988 Sarasota R 1989 Oneonta A 1990 Prince William A 1991 Tampa A Prince William A 1992 Albany AA 1993 Baltimore AL Bowie AA 1994 Rochester AAA 1995 Baltimore AL Rochester AAA
Indeed, the only differences between Manto and Obando are that (a) Manto is a bad defensive third baseman, while Obando is a bad defensive outfielder, and (b) Manto finally got his shot, while Obando has not.
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