Marcus Jensen

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Marcus Jensen
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Born: (1972-12-14) December 14, 1972 (age 41)
Oakland, California
Batted: Both Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 14, 1996 for the San Francisco Giants
Last MLB appearance
June 23, 2002 for the Milwaukee Brewers
Career statistics
Batting average .184
Home runs 6
Runs batted in 29
Career highlights and awards
  • 2000 Olympic Baseball Gold Medalist
Marcus Jensen
Medal record
Men’s baseball
Competitor for the  United States
Olympic Games
Gold 2000 Sydney Team competition

Marcus Christian Jensen (born December 14, 1972 in Oakland, California) is a former professional baseball player. He played catcher for the San Francisco Giants, Detroit Tigers, Milwaukee Brewers, St. Louis Cardinals, Minnesota Twins, Boston Red Sox and Texas Rangers in MLB from 1996-2002.

Jensen also spent time in the New York Yankees organization in 2003, the independent Golden Baseball League from 2005–2006 and has participated in several international competitions, including the gold medal winning United States Olympic baseball team in 2000.

In January 2007, Jensen retired as an active player to become a hitting coach in the Oakland Athletics organization [1]. He is currently the manager of the AZL Athletics, a Minor League Baseball team in the Arizona League.

Been named Minor league roving hitting instructor for oakland a's on Nov 12th 2013.

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