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 History Players Teams Obituaries Site search Contact UsSponsor a page on Historic Baseball! Click here for detailsChuck OertelCharles Frank OertelNickname: Ducky or SnuffyBorn: March 12, 1931 in Coffeyville, KansasDied: Oct. 4, 2000 in Royal Oak, MichiganDebut: 1958 | Pos: OF H: 5-8 | W: 165 | B: L | T: RYrGABRHHRRBIAVE114124211.167>> Visit the Chuck Oertel biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics.Chuck Oretel, who played for the Baltimore Orioles in 1958, died on Oct. 4, 2000.”Snuffy” debuted on Sept. 1, 1958, and collected 2 hits in 12 at-bats. One of his hits was a home run.Oertel was signed in 1950 by major league scout Tony Stiel. At one point in his minor league career, Oertel played for the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers.