Gary Ross (baseball)

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Gary Ross
Born: (1947-09-16) September 16, 1947 (age 67)
McKeesport, Pennsylvania
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 28, 1968 for the Chicago Cubs
Last MLB appearance
July 8, 1977 for the California Angels
Career statistics
Win-Loss record 25–47
Earned run average 3.92
Innings pitched 713⅔

Gary Douglas Ross (born September 16, 1947) is an American former professional baseball player, a right-handed pitcher in the Major Leagues from 1968–1977. He played for the Chicago Cubs, San Diego Padres, and California Angels. Born in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, Ross stood 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) tall and weighed 185 pounds (84 kg).

Ross appeared in 283 Major League games, 59 as a starting pitcher. He lost a Padres' club-record 11 consecutive decisions in 1969 when the expansion team lost a franchise-record 110 times, finishing 41 games out of first place.[1]

All told, he gave up 764 hits and 288 bases on balls in 713⅔ innings pitched, with seven saves and 378 strikeouts.


  1. ^ Norcross, Don (May 15, 2011). "Latos stops winless streak in Denver". San Diego Union-Tribune. Archived from the original on May 20, 2011. 

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