Tony Torcato

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Tony Torcato
Tony at bat.JPG
Pittsburg Mettle
First baseman
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 26, 2002 for the San Francisco Giants
Last MLB appearance
April 21, 2005 for the San Francisco Giants
Career statistics
Batting average .298
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 3
Former teams

Anthony Dale Torcato (born October 25, 1979 in Woodland, California) is a professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball with the San Francisco Giants from 2002-2005. He is currently with the Pittsburg Mettle of the Pacific Association of Professional Baseball Clubs.

MLB career[edit]

Tony was drafted in the 1st round (19th overall) of the 1998 Major League Baseball Draft by the San Francisco Giants. He played in the Giants organization for 7 years and reached the Major Leagues at age 22

From 1998 to 2005 Tony played in the San Francisco Giants organization and became a free agent after the 2005 season

In 2006, Torcato started the baseball season in the Italian League, then signed with the Chicago White Sox later in the season

In 2007, Torcato signed with the Seattle Mariners and was invited to Major League Spring Training but was released due to an ankle injury

In 2008, Tony signed with the Chico Outlaws of the Golden Baseball League

In 2014 after a 6 year absence from baseball, Torcato signed with the Pittsburg Mettle of the Pacific Association of professional baseball

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