Jim Corsi

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Jim Corsi
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Corsi in 2008
Pitcher
Born: (1961-09-09) September 9, 1961 (age 53)
Newton, Massachusetts
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 28, 1988 for the Oakland Athletics
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 1999 for the Baltimore Orioles
Career statistics
Win–loss record 22–24
Earned run average 3.25
Strikeouts 290
Teams

James Bernard Corsi (born September 9, 1961) is a former pitcher for the Oakland Athletics (1988–89, 1992 and 1995–96), Houston Astros (1991), Florida Marlins (1993), Boston Red Sox (1997–99) and Baltimore Orioles (1999).[1]

He helped the Athletics win the 1988 American League Pennant, 1989 World Series, and 1992 AL Western Division.[2] Corsi also pitched in the playoffs for Boston in 1998.[1]

In ten years he had a 22-24 record in 368 games, with one game started, 115 games finished, 7 saves, 481 ⅓ innings pitched, 450 hits allowed, 197 runs allowed, 174 earned runs allowed, 33 home runs allowed, 191 walks allowed, 290 strikeouts, 13 hit batsmen, 8 wild pitches, 2,032 batters faced, 28 intentional walks, 2 balks, and a 3.25 ERA.[1]

Corsi was a member of the inaugural Florida Marlins team that began play in Major League Baseball in 1993.[3] Corsi pitched for and graduated from Saint Leo University in 1983, a Division II school in the Sunshine State Conference.

From 2002 to 2005, Corsi was a studio analyst for Boston Red Sox coverage on both the New England Sports Network and UPN 38 baseball coverage.[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Jim Corsi". Baseball Reference. Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Oakland Athletics Franchise History". Baseball Reference. Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  3. ^ "1993 Florida Marlins: Complete Roster". Baseball Almanac. Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  4. ^ Pave, Martin (June 27, 2002). "Corsi Headed for Extra Innings on NESN". The Boston Globe. Archived from the original on 2011-07-23. Retrieved 23 July 2011. 
  5. ^ Hyslop, Dan. "Jim Corsi - Red Sox pitcher 1997-1999". Retrieved 23 July 2011. 

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