Joseph Paul Pettini
Positions: Shortstop, Third Baseman and Second Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 165 lb.
Born: January 26, 1955 in Wheeling, WV
High School: Brooke US (Wellsburg
School: Mercer University (Macon
Signed by the Montreal Expos as an amateur free agent in 1977.
Debut: July 10, 1980 (Age 25.166, 11,936th in MLB history)
vs. SDP 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 1 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1980 season [*]
Team: Giants 1980-1983
Last Game: October 2, 1983 (Age 28.249)
vs. LAD 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
About biographical information
News -- October 2014
- 10/19 The Cardinal Nation Blog: Will the Cardinals Add Their Own Don Zimmer?Will the St. Louis Cardinals look to add a more experienced bench coach to assist manager Mike Matheny?...
News -- June 2013
- 6/23 mlbreports.com: Houston Astros Organization: Payroll, Depth Charts + Rosters, (MLB + MiLB): Like us on FacebookÂ here Saturday, June.22/2013 By Chuck Booth (Lead Baseball Analyst/Website Owner): and welcome Jeff Kleiner...
News -- January 2012
- 1/26 22gigantes.com: On this date in Giants historyâ€”Jan. 26: Happy birthday to former Giants outfielderÂ Andres TorresÂ (34) and utility infielder Joe Pettini (57).
There are just 24 days...
- 1/11 El Maquino: PETTINI GOING TO HOUSTON: After 10 seasons as the Cardinals’ bench coach, Joe Pettini is following manager Tony LaRussa, pitching coach Dave Duncan,...
News -- November 2011
- 11/17 C70 At The Bat: News Both Actual And Rumor: There were a couple of big pieces of Cardinal news yesterday. One of them came with a press conference, one of them was...
- 11/16 El Maquino: DON’T FALL FOR THE MARLINS’ OFFER TO PUJOLS: > We found out today that the Marlins’ offer to Albert Pujols was for nine years and an undisclosed cash amount. Â The...
- 11/15 El Maquino: BREWERS HUNTING FURCAL?: > Sorry if your sick of my military campaign against Jeff Loria by now, but I’ll have you know I’m not alone....
- 11/15 C70 At The Bat: "A Small Bit of Churn":
Mike Matheny was introduced as the new Cardinals manager yesterday to rave reviews. We've talked a good bit about Matheny...
News -- May 2011
- 5/13 StLCards.net: Cardinals win series against Cubs with Garcia less perfect, still strong: Cards WIN Jaime Garcia goes to 5-0, as the Cardinals routed the Cubs in a similar manner to what the Cubs did to the Cardinals...
- 5/12 StLCards.net: Cardinals look to redeem series in the Windy City: After a rough, rain interrupted night last night, the Cardinals can still win the series against the Cubs, when Jaime Garcia pitches...
- 5/12 StLCards.net: Cardinals lose to Cubs after rain delay: Cards WIN What I was afraid would happen on Tuesday just waited a day to happen. The Cardinals seemed to fall apart on the field...
- 5/11 StLCards.net: Carpenter gets first win, Cardinals come back to beat Cubs: Cards WIN It wasn’t exactly pretty, but Chris Carpenter finally pitched well enough AND got lucky enough to get his first...