John DeSilva

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John DeSilva
Born: (1967-09-30) September 30, 1967 (age 46)
Fort Bragg, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 15, 1993 for the Detroit Tigers
Last MLB appearance
July 2, 1995 for the Baltimore Orioles
Career statistics
Record 1-0
Earned run average 7.20
Strikeouts 7

John Reed DeSilva (born September 30, 1967 in Fort Bragg, California) is a former right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball who played in six games (two starts) for the Detroit Tigers, Los Angeles Dodgers and Baltimore Orioles during the 1993 and 1995 baseball seasons.


During three consecutive winter seasons in the professional Baseball league of Venezuela, DeSilva was an acclaimed pitcher for the Leones del Caracas team, with a record of 9-2 and an ERA of 2.17 from 1993 to 1996. Nowadays, DeSilva is well remembered in the Baseball contemporary's history of that country.

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