Joe Slusarski

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Joe Slusarski
Pitcher
Born: (1966-12-19) December 19, 1966 (age 47)
Indianapolis, Indiana
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 11, 1991 for the Oakland Athletics
Last MLB appearance
June 21, 2001 for the Atlanta Braves
Career statistics
Win–loss record 13–21
Earned run average 5.18
Strikeouts 173
Teams
Joe Slusarski
Medal record
Baseball
Competitor for the  United States
Olympic Games
Gold 1988 Seoul Team
Pan American Games
Silver 1987 Indianapolis Team
Baseball World Cup
Silver 1988 Rome Team

Joseph Andrew Slusarski (born December 19, 1966 in Indianapolis, Indiana) was a pitcher for the Oakland Athletics (1991–93), Milwaukee Brewers (1995), Houston Astros (1999–2001) and Atlanta Braves (2001).

He helped the Athletics win the 1992 American League Western Division, the Astros win the 1999 and 2001 National League Central Division, and the Braves win the 2001 NL Eastern Division.

In 7 seasons he had a record of 13-21 in 118 games, with a 5.18 ERA. He was fired as pitching coach for the Frisco RoughRiders on May 20, 2009 and replaced by Jeff Andrews after the RoughRiders went 18-18 with a 4.56 ERA to begin the season.

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