Steve Connelly

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Steve Connelly
Oakland Athletics
Pitching Coach/Pitcher
Born: (1974-04-27) April 27, 1974 (age 43)
Long Beach, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 28, 1998, for the Oakland Athletics
Last MLB appearance
July 24, 1998, for the Oakland Athletics
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 0–0
Earned run average 1.93
Strikeouts 1
WHIP 3.000
Teams

As a coach

Steven Lee Connelly (1974) is a former American Major League Baseball pitcher and the Pitching Coach for the Stockton Ports. He played for the Oakland Athletics during the 1998 season.

Early life[edit]

Connelly was born in Long Beach, California and graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School. Upon graduation Connelly was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates but chose instead to attend the University of Oklahoma where he helped contribute to the 1994 National Championship team.

Playing career[edit]

Steve Connelly was drafted in the 24th round by the Oakland Athletics in the 1995 amateur draft, Connelly spent 4 years within the Oakland organization.[1] Placed on waverers after the 1998 season, Connelly spent the next 5 seasons within the San Francisco Giants' organization before ending a 9-year professional career.

Coaching career[edit]

In 2014 Steve Connelly began his MLB coaching career with the Vermont Lake Monsters. In 2015, he coached the Beloit Snappers. In 2016 Connelly was named as the pitching coach for the Stockton Ports.[2]

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