Portugal, Mark

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Portugal, Mark Gender: M
Portugal, Mark Steven
born on 30 October 1962 at 07:45 (= 07:45 AM )
Place Los Angeles CA, USA, 34n03, 118w14
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 06°44' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 00°13 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 25°18'


American pro baseball pitcher who has played on the American League for four years and the National League for nine years as of 1998. Portugal was signed as a non-drafted free agent by the Minnesota Twins organization 10/23/1980, right out of high school. Playing solid for five years, he was placed on the disabled list, August 1985 and in 1988. He was then traded to the Houston Astros 12/04/1988 and has since played with the San Francisco Giants, Cincinnati Reds and the Philadelphia Phillies 12/12/1996. Portugal was honored with pitcher on The Sporting News N.L. Silver Slugger team in 1994, appeared in one game as a pinch-runner, 1991, had one sacrifice hit in his only appearance as a pinch-hitter in 1981 and pitched in the Championship Series games of 1995. At 6'0", 190 lbs., he throws right and bats right.

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  • Work : Contracts, agreements 23 October 1980 (Signed with the Minnesota Twins)
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  • Health : Job related injury August 1985 (Placed on the disabled list)
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  • Health : Job related injury 1988 (Disabled list)
  • Work : Contracts, agreements 4 December 1988 (Singed with the Houston Astros)
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  • Work : Contracts, agreements 12 December 1996 (Signed with the Philadelphia Phillies)
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  • Work : Prize 1994 (The Sporting News Silver Slugger team pitcher)
  • Work : New Job 1991 (One appearance as a pinch-runner)
  • Work : New Job 1996 (One appearance as a pinch-hitter)
  • Work : Gain social status 1995 (Pitched in Championship Series game)

Source Notes

Sat Siri Khalsa quotes Robert Feldman, correspondence from Portugal


  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Pitching award)
  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball (Pro, pitcher)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Job-Related Injury (Disabled list)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Sports team)
  • Traits : Body : Handedness (Right)
  • Traits : Body : Size (6'0", 190 lbs.)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Same Job more than 10 yrs (13+ years)