Pat Jarvis (baseball)

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Pat Jarvis
Born: (1941-03-18) March 18, 1941 (age 74)
Carlyle, Illinois
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 4, 1966 for the Atlanta Braves
Last MLB appearance
September 23, 1973 for the Montreal Expos
Career statistics
Win–loss record 85–73
Earned run average 3.58
Strikeouts 755

Robert Patrick Jarvis (born March 18, 1941) is an American former professional baseball player. He was a Major League Baseball starting pitcher who played eight seasons for the Atlanta Braves and the Montreal Expos from 1966 to 1973 in the National League. Jarvis, who stood 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m) tall and weighed 180 pounds (82 kg), gained the nickname "The Little Bulldog" during his time in the major league and was voted Rookie of the Year for the Atlanta Braves in 1966.

After retiring from baseball, Jarvis served in several government positions in the state of Georgia, including Sheriff of Dekalb County. In 1999 he was convicted of fraud. He currently runs an organic nursery in Rutledge, Georgia.


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