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Brian Sweeney

Born: Jun 13, 1974

Birthplace: Yonkers

Profession: Baseball player

Nationality: United States

Brian Sweeney

Date of Birth : Jun 13, 1974
Birth Place : Yonkers

Brian Edward Sweeney is an American retired professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball for the Seattle Mariners and San Diego Padres and in Nippon Professional Baseball for the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters. Sweeney graduated from Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains in 1992. After making his major league debut with the Seattle Mariners in 2003, Sweeney moved to San Diego in 2004 and then signed with Japan's Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters. He signed a minor league contract with the Seattle Mariners and has reported to Tacoma Rainiers on Thursday April 15, 2010. On June 15, 2010, he was called up to replace Ian Snell, who was designated for assignment. On November 3, 2010, Sweeney was claimed off waivers by the Arizona Diamondbacks. Sweeney signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets on May 5, 2011. On January 27, 2012, he signed a minor league contract with the Seattle Mariners. The Philadelphia Phillies named Brian Sweeney as pitching coach for their rookie league Gulf Coast League Phillies for the 2015 season.

Profession


  • Baseball player
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