Sam Mastrogiannis

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Sam Mastrogiannis
Residence Laguna Hills, California
Born (1942-03-02) March 2, 1942 (age 73)
World Series of Poker
Bracelet(s) 2
Money finish(es) 3
Highest ITM
Main Event finish

Stamatis A. "Sam" Mastrogiannis (born March 2, 1942)[1] is a Greek American professional poker player who won two bracelets at the World Series of Poker.[2]


Mastrogiannis cashed three times at the World Series of Poker and won two bracelets. He won his first bracelet in 1979 in the $1,000 Razz event and won his second bracelet in 1986 in the $1,500 Seven Card Stud event.[2]

He also won a Seven-card stud event at Amarillo Slim's Super Bowl of Poker in 1982.[2] Although Mastrogiannis is mostly a cash game player, his lifetime tournament winnings exceed $145,000.[3]

World Series of Poker Bracelets[edit]

Year Tournament Prize (US$)
1979 $1,000 Razz $22,200
1986 $1,500 Seven Card Stud $80,000

Sam Mastrogiannis invested his poker winnings and started his own shoe company. His shoe line was called the Mastroni. The shoes were sold at Nordstrom under the signature label.


  1. ^ "You searched: Sam Mastrogiannis 19420302". Public Background Checks. Retrieved 2011-04-15. 
  2. ^ a b c Butt, Robert. "Sam Mastrogiannis - Results". Retrieved 2008-11-30. 
  3. ^ Butt, Robert. "Sam Mastrogiannis - Stats". Retrieved 2008-11-30.