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Jason Giambi

Jason Giambi
MLB Player information
NameJason Giambi
PositionFirst baseman
Place of birthWest Covina, California
MLB debutMay 8, 1995 for the Oakland Athletics
Career statistics
Batting average.281
Home runs427
Runs batted in1394
On Base Percentage.404
*Oakland Athletics (1995 2001) *New York Yankees (2002 2008) *Oakland Athletics (2009) *Colorado Rockies (2009 present)
* 5x All-Star selection (2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004) * 2x Silver Slugger Award winner (2001, 2002) * 2000 AL MVP * 2000 Hutch Award * 2005 AL Comeback Player of the Year * 2002 Home Run Derby winner

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Jason Gilbert Giambi (c-enicondʒiˈɑːmbi; born January 8, 1971) is an American professional baseball first baseman with the Colorado Rockies of Major League Baseball.

He was the American League MVP in 2000 while with the Oakland Athletics, and is a five-time All-Star who has led the American League in walks four times, in on base percentage three times, and in doubles and in slugging percentage once each, and won the Silver Slugger award twice.

Giambi took performance-enhancing drugs during his career, for which he has publicly apologized.

Giambi was named one of the Top 10 Most Superstitious Athletes by Men's Fitness.

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