Pat Ahearne

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Pat Ahearne
Bridgeport Bluefish
Pitcher
Born: (1969-12-10) December 10, 1969 (age 45)
San Francisco, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 14, 1995 for the Detroit Tigers
Last MLB appearance
June 30, 1995 for the Detroit Tigers
Career statistics
Win–loss record 0–2
Earned run average 11.70
Strikeouts 4
Teams

Patrick Howard Ahearne (born December 10, 1969) is a former professional baseball pitcher. He pitched part of one season in Major League Baseball (MLB) with the Detroit Tigers in 1995, and part of the 2007 season in the Chinese Professional Baseball League with the Macoto Cobras. He batted and threw right-handed.

Ahearne was drafted by the Tigers in the seventh round of the 1992 draft. He made his Major League debut on 14 June 1995 against the New York Yankees.[1][2] In his Major League career, Ahearne had a 0–2 record, with an 11.70 ERA, in four games, in his one year career. He continued his career in the minors for nine more years and overseas by playing for a handful of teams. In the Australian Baseball League from 1997–99 including the Adelaide Giants, Melbourne Reds and Perth Heat winning Pitcher of the Year in the 1999 season.

He is currently the pitching coach for the Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. His newly hired pitching coach, Douglas Watson, has high hopes for Pat in this upcoming season.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ahearne makes debut tonight with Tigers". The Blade. 14 June 1995. p. 27. Retrieved 5 November 2014. 
  2. ^ "Yankees manhandle Tiger rookie pitcher, 12-3". Ludington Daily News (AP). 15 June 1995. p. 8. Retrieved 6 November 2014. 

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