Al Corwin

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Al Corwin
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Pitcher
Born: (1926-12-03)December 3, 1926
Newburgh, New York
Died: October 23, 2003(2003-10-23) (aged 76)
Geneva, Illinois
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 25, 1951 for the New York Giants
Last MLB appearance
May 29, 1955 for the New York Giants
Career statistics
Win–loss record 18–10
Earned run average 3.98
Strikeouts 142
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Elmer Nathan "Al" Corwin (December 3, 1926 – October 23, 2003) was an American professional baseball player, a right-handed pitcher who appeared in Major League Baseball between 19511955 for the New York Giants. The Newburgh, New York, native stood 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) tall and weighed 170 pounds (77 kg).

Corwin signed with the Giants in 1948 and 1953 was his only full year in the big leagues. As a Giant, he appeared in 117 games pitched, 22 as a starter. He compiled a won–lost record of 18–10 and an earned run average of 3.98 in 289⅓ innings pitched, allowing 289 hits and 156 bases on balls, with 142 strikeouts and five saves. Corwin made one appearance in the 1951 World Series. In Game 5, in a mop-up relief role, he hurled 1⅔ scoreless innings in a 13–1 victory by the eventual champion New York Yankees.

He retired in 1960 after 13 professional seasons.

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