Carlos Jiminian

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Biographical information[edit]

Carlos Jiminian is a pitcher for the Lions de Savigny sur Orge in Division Elite.

He started playing ball for the Paris Université Club in the 1980s, and has won numerous French Championships, and has had some success in various European Cups over the years with Team France. He was the DH for the French national team in the 1993 Intercontinental Cup, going 3 for 18 with 8 strikeouts. In the 1995 European Championship, he hit .313/.389/.563 as their main DH and allowed four runs in 2 1/3 IP.

In 2007, he allowed 6 runs in 7 1/3 IP and went 7 for 22 with 3 walks, two doubles and two homers for Savigny. He hit .232/.286/.354 in 2008 as a backup 1B and was 7-4 with a 3.38 ERA. In 2009, he fell to 1-4, 4.30 with a save and hit .200/.219/.200.

He coached for France in the 2010 World Junior Championship and 2012 European Championship.