Jose (Capas) Canseco (The Chemist) (twitter: @JoseCanseco)
Positions: Outfielder and Designated Hitter
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 240 lb.
Born: July 2, 1964 in La Habana, La Habana, Cuba
High Schools: Carol City HS (Opalocka, FL), Coral Park HS (Miami, FL)
Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in the 15th round of the 1982 amateur draft.
Signed June 17, 1982. (All Transactions)
Debut: September 2, 1985 (Age 21.062, 12,684th in MLB history) vs. BAL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1986 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Athletics/RedSox/Rangers/DevilRays/BlueJays/... 1985-2001
Agents: Juan Iglesias, previously: Bo McKinnis, Dennis Gilbert, Jeff Borris [*]
Last Game: October 6, 2001 (Age 37.096) vs. MIN 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Relatives: Brother of Ozzie Canseco
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