Steven Eugene Swisher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 205 lb.
Born: August 9, 1951 in Parkersburg, WV High School: South HS (Parkerburg, WV) School: Ohio University (Athens, OH) by the Drafted Chicago White Sox in the 1st round (21st pick) of the 1973 amateur draft. Signed June 20, 1973.
( All Transactions) Debut: June 14, 1974 (Age 22)
vs. HOU 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Cubs/Cardinals/Padres 1974-1982 Final Game: September 26, 1982 (Age 31)
vs. ATL 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Relatives: Father of Nick Swisher
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News -- April 2013
4/24 Tribe Daily: Morning Rundown: Return of the Pronk:
The best part about Opening Day, or at least a Home Opener, is the fun and excitement that surrounds the opening of the park. ... News -- February 2013
News -- January 2013
1/22 mlbreports.com : MLB Player Profile: Indians OF/1B/DH Nick Swisher: Like us on Facebook here Tuesday January 22nd, 2013 By Larry Myers (Indians Correspondent) Nick Swisher is the latest free agent ... News -- May 2012
5/27 Bleeding Yankee Blue: WHY BETTY SWISHER KNEW BEST & ESPN'S BIG FAIL:
"Just hit the **** ball." --Nick Swisher's Grandma Betty Swisher
Here's a really fun nugget, yet a story about a true appreciation ... News -- August 2011
8/11 The Greatest 21 Days: Steve Swisher, Age and Maturity - Playing Days: In his third major league season, Steve Swisher not only impressed his manager, he also made the 1976 All Star team.
Cubs manager ...
8/10 The Greatest 21 Days: Steve Swisher, Work and Success - 684: Just named the manager of the AAA Tidewater Tides for 1990, Steve Swisher attempted to explain to The Newport News Daily Press ... News -- July 2011
7/23 Bleeding Yankee Blue: WHY I DIG BRANDON LAIRD: "I'm still speechless. It's just a dream come true." --Brandon Laird tells ESPN(Photo: Getty)Last night was very cool for a 23 ... News -- June 2011
6/9 B-R Blog: Catcher Alex Avila has a 2-Triple Game: Two triples tonight for Tigers backstop Alex Avila. Here are the 2-triple games by catchers in the past 40 years: Rk Player Date ... News -- June 2010
6/9 B-R Blog: Draft history of catchers in the first round: With Bryce Harper going #1 to the Nationals in this year's draft, let's take a look at the history of catchers going in the first ...