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Freddy García

MLB Player information
NameFreddy García
PositionStarting pitcher
BatsRight
ThrowsRight
MLB debutApril 7, 1999 for the Seattle Mariners
Career statistics
Win loss record144 95
Earned run average4.10
Strikeouts1483
WHIP1.303
Teams
* Seattle Mariners (1999 2004) * Chicago White Sox (2004 2006) * Philadelphia Phillies (2007) * Detroit Tigers (2008) * Chicago White Sox (2009 2010) * New York Yankees (2011 present)
* 2× All-Star selection (2001 2002) * American League ERA champion in 2001 * Led American League in innings pitched in 2001 * World Series champion (2005)

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Freddy Antonio García (born October 6, 1976 in Caracas, Venezuela), nicknamed "The Chief", is a Venezuelan Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher for the New York Yankees. During his major league career, he pitched for the Seattle Mariners, Philadelphia Phillies, Detroit Tigers and the Chicago White Sox. García throws a fastball that can get into the 90s and a hard slider. He also throws a two-seamer, a curve, a splitter and occasionally uses a changeup. Garcia's best year was in 2001 in which he led the American League in innings pitched and ERA. He made the All-Star team in 2001 and 2002. In 2005, he was a member of the World Series winning Chicago White Sox and started the series winning game 4.


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