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Howie Clark #88

FULL NAME: Howard Roddy Clark BORN: February 13, 1974 2017 OPENING DAY AGE:43 BIRTHPLACE/RESIDENCE: Born in San Diego, CA and resides in North Bend, WA MAJOR LEAGUE SERVICE: Enters his frst season as the Orioles Assistant Hitting Coach. COACHING CAREER: Enters his frst season as the Orioles Assistant Hitting Coach after being named to the position on February 15, 2017... Spent two seasons as a Hitting Coach in the Orioles organization...Spent the 2015 season as the Hitting Coach for Class-A Delmarva and spent 2016 as the Hitting Coach for Double-A Bowie after an 18-season playing career in professional baseball. PLAYING CAREER: Originally selected in the 27th round of the 1992 First-Year Player Draft by the Orioles, played 18 professional seasons with four different organizations (Baltimore, 1992-02, 2006; Toronto, 2003-04, 2007, 2009; Pittsburgh, 2005; and Minnesota, 2008)...Played 134 games at the Major League level, batting .262 across six seasons...Finished his playing career following the 2009 season with Triple-A Las Vegas (Toronto). PERSONAL: Graduated from Huntington Beach (CA) High School...Grandfather played football for the U.S. Naval Academy