Jim Corsi

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Jim Corsi
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Corsi in Holliston, MA (2008)
Pitcher
Born: (1961-09-09) September 9, 1961 (age 53)
Newton, Massachusetts
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 28, 1988 for the Oakland Athletics
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 1999 for the Baltimore Orioles
Career statistics
Win-Loss 22-24
Earned run average 3.25
Saves 7
Teams

James Bernard Corsi (born September 9, 1961 in Newton, Massachusetts) is a former pitcher for the Oakland Athletics (1988–89, 1992 and 1995–96), Houston Astros (1991), Florida Marlins (1993), Boston Red Sox (1997–99) and Baltimore Orioles (1999).[1]

He helped the Athletics win the 1988 American League Pennant, 1989 World Series, and 1992 AL Western Division.[2] Corsi also pitched in the playoffs for Boston in 1998.[1]

In ten years he had a 22-24 record in 368 games, with one game started, 115 games finished, 7 saves, 481 ⅓ innings pitched, 450 hits allowed, 197 runs allowed, 174 earned runs allowed, 33 home runs allowed, 191 walks allowed, 290 strikeouts, 13 hit batsmen, 8 wild pitches, 2,032 batters faced, 28 intentional walks, 2 balks, and a 3.25 ERA.[1]

Corsi was a member of the inaugural Florida Marlins team that began play in Major League Baseball in 1993.[3] Corsi pitched for and graduated from Saint Leo University in 1983, a Division II school in the Sunshine State Conference.

From 2002 to 2005, Corsi was a studio analyst for Boston Red Sox coverage on both the New England Sports Network and UPN 38 baseball coverage.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Jim Corsi". Baseball Reference. Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Oakland Athletics Franchise History". Baseball Reference. Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "1993 Florida Marlins: Complete Roster". Baseball Almanac. Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  4. ^ Pave, Martin (June 27, 2002). "Corsi Headed for Extra Innings on NESN". The Boston Globe. Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  5. ^ Hyslop, Dan. "Jim Corsi - Red Sox pitcher 1997-1999". Retrieved 23 July 2011. 

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