Chris Hoiles

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Birthday
20, 1965
Birthplace
Ohio
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
20, 1965 (age 53)
Birthplace
Ohio

About

MLB catcher who played his entire 10-year career with the Baltimore Orioles.

Before Fame

Originally drafted by the Detroit Tigers, he spent several years in their minor league system until acquired by the Orioles in a trade for Fred Lynn.

Trivia

He became something of a Grand Slam specialist, hitting an 'ultimate' grand slam to put his team up by 1 run in the bottom of the ninth inning, and became the ninth man ever to hit two grand slams in a single game.

Family Life

He was born in Wayne, Ohio.

Associated With

He played alongside Cal Ripken, Jr. on the Orioles.