Gus Schlosser

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Gus Schlosser
Gus Schlosser pitches in Arlington Texas in Sept 2014.jpg
Schlosser with the Atlanta Braves (2014)
Atlanta Braves – No. 50
Pitcher
Born: (1988-10-20) October 20, 1988 (age 26)
Sarasota, Florida
Bats: Right Throws: Right
MLB debut
March 31, 2014 for the Atlanta Braves
Career statistics
(through 2014 season)
Win–loss record 0–1
Earned run average 7.64
Strikeouts 8
Teams

August C. Schlosser (born October 20, 1988) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball.

Professional career[edit]

Schlosser was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 17th round of the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft out of Florida Southern College. In 2013, he pitched for the Double- A Mississippi Braves and finished with a 2.39 earned run average.

Invited to spring training by the Braves in 2014, competed for a bullpen spot on the Braves opening day roster.[1][2][3] On March 29, it was announced that he had made the team.[4] He made his major league debut against the Milwaukee Brewers on March 31, throwing 14 pitches to four batters.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bowman, Mark (March 4, 2014). "Schlosser making strong case for bullpen spot". MLB.com. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 
  2. ^ Rogers, Carroll (March 15, 2014). "Braves notes: Schlosser gets starting shot". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 
  3. ^ Rogers, Carroll (March 4, 2014). "Gus Schlosser emerges as Braves bullpen candidate". Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Braves set 2014 Opening Day roster". MLB.com. March 31, 2014. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 
  5. ^ "Schlosser Impressive in Major League Debut With Atlanta Braves". Florida Southern College. April 1, 2014. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 

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