Steve Reed (baseball)

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Steve Reed
Born: (1965-03-11) March 11, 1965 (age 50)
Los Angeles, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 30, 1992 for the San Francisco Giants
Last MLB appearance
July 5, 2005 for the Baltimore Orioles
Career statistics
Win–Loss record 49–44
Earned run average 3.63
Strikeouts 630

Steven Vincent Reed (born March 11, 1965) is a former relief pitcher in Major League Baseball.


Reed was born in Los Angeles, California and graduated from Chatsworth High School.[1] He played college baseball at Lewis-Clark State College, and played summer collegiate baseball for the Hazlet Elks[2] of the Saskatchewan Major Baseball League prior to playing in the majors.

Reed as signed by the San Francisco Giants as an amateur free agent in 1988.[3] A submarine-style pitcher, Reed has played for numerous baseball teams, including the Colorado Rockies, Cleveland Indians, the Atlanta Braves, to whom he was traded along with fellow relief pitcher Steve Karsay from Cleveland for former Major League Pitcher John Rocker in 2001, the New York Mets, San Diego Padres, and the San Francisco Giants.

His career stats are: 49 W, 44 L, 3.63 ERA, 18 S, 630 strikeouts, and 285 BB, in 833 games (870 innings).


  1. ^ "Steve Reed Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  2. ^ Regina Leader-Post "Elks Thrash Red Sox", "Leader-Post", Regina, 14 August 1986. Retrieved on 20 February 2012]
  3. ^ "Steve Reed". Baseball-reference.Com. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 

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