Marvell Wynne (baseball)
December 17, 1959 |
|Batted: Left||Threw: Left|
|June 15, 1983 for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Last MLB appearance|
|October 3, 1990 for the Chicago Cubs|
|Runs batted in||244|
Marvell Wynne (born December 17, 1959 in Chicago, Illinois) is a former professional baseball player. He played eight seasons in Major League Baseball for the Pittsburgh Pirates (1983–85), San Diego Padres (1986–89) and Chicago Cubs (1989–90), primarily as a center fielder. He also played one season in Japan in 1991. Wynne batted and threw left-handed.
On April 13, 1987, Wynne, Tony Gwynn, and John Kruk became the first players in major league history to open a game with three consecutive solo home runs in a 13-6 San Diego Padres win over the San Francisco Giants. All three players were left-handed.