Jesús Peña

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Jesús Peña
Pitcher
Born: (1975-03-08) March 8, 1975 (age 39)
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
August 7, 1999 for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
October 1, 2000 for the Boston Red Sox
Career statistics
Win-Loss 2-1
Earned run average 5.21
Strikeouts 40
Teams

Jesús Peña [peh-nya] (born March 8, 1975 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic) is a former relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1999 through 2000 for the Chicago White Sox (1999–2000) and Boston Red Sox (2000). Listed at 6' 0", 170 lb., he batted and threw left-handed.

A left-handed specialist, Peña posted a 2-1 record with a 5.21 ERA and one save in 48 appearances, giving up 34 runs (27 earned) on 49 hits and 42 walks while striking out 40 in 46 ⅔ innings of work.

Peña also played in the Pirates, White Sox, Red Sox, Rangers and Rockies minor league systems from 1995 to 2003. He went 22-41 with a 4.45 ERA and 39 saves in 300 games, including 229 walks, 448 strikeouts, and 481.0 innings pitched.

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