|Catcher / Coach|
April 4, 1969 |
Huntington, New York
|Batted: Right||Threw: Right|
|September 3, 1998 for the Colorado Rockies|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 25, 1998 for the Colorado Rockies|
|Runs batted in||0|
Strittmatter played baseball at the County College of Morris in Randolph, New Jersey, for two years before transferring to Virginia Commonwealth University where he helped lead VCU to the Metro Conference Championship in 1992.
Strittmatter's only Major League playing experience came in September 1998, appearing in four games. He went hitless in 4 total at bats, and handled 11 chances flawlessly in the field. He made his major league debut on September 3, 1998 as the starting catcher wearing #22 at County Stadium vs. the Milwaukee Brewers.
Strittmatter and his wife, Katie, have two children, son Sean and daughter Emily. He helps out with youth baseball players as a part of his foundation for youth.
- "Mark Strittmatter #59". pittsburgh.pirates.mlb.com. MLB Advanced Media, L.P. Retrieved 18 June 2012.
- "Mark Strittmatter Minor League Statistics & History". baseball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 18 June 2012.
- "Mark Strittmatter Statistics and History". baseball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 18 June 2012.
- "Retrosheet Boxscore: Milwaukee Brewers 7, Colorado Rockies 3". retrosheet.org. Retrieved 18 June 2012.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
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