Brian Bark

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Brian Bark
Born: (1968-08-24) August 24, 1968 (age 49)
Baltimore, Maryland
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
July 6, 1995, for the Boston Red Sox
Last MLB appearance
September 8, 1995, for the Boston Red Sox
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 0–0
Earned run average 0.00
Strikeouts 0

Brian Stuart Bark (born August 26, 1968), also known as Sammy B, is a former relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Boston Red Sox in the 1995 season. Bark batted and threw left-handed. He attended both Randallstown High School and North Carolina State University, where he played college baseball for the Wolfpack.[1] He is Jewish.[2]

He was a contestant on an episode of the CBS show The Briefcase, but producers decided not to air the episode due to limited excitement.

Baseball career[edit]

Bark was first drafted by the Baltimore Orioles in the 28th round of the 1989 amateur draft, but did not sign. Bark was then drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 12th round of the 1990 amateur draft.

In 1992, pitching for two teams in the minor leagues, Bark was 6–2 with a 3.25 ERA.

On June 1, 1995, Bark was released by the Braves, but signed with the Boston Red Sox four days later.

In 1995, Bark posted a 0–0 record for the Red Sox with a 0.00 ERA in 2-2/3 scoreless innings pitched over three appearances.


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