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Garrett Charles Stephenson (born January 2, 1972), is a retired Major League Baseball pitcher. He played eight seasons in the majors, from 1996–2003. He is known for his role in the book "3 Nights In August", as the pitcher, and loser for the Cardinals in game one.

Garrett Stephenson
Pitcher
Born: (1972-01-02) January 2, 1972 (age 47)
Takoma Park, Maryland
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 25, 1996, for the Baltimore Orioles
Last MLB appearance
September 17, 2003, for the St. Louis Cardinals
MLB statistics
Win–loss record39–39
Earned run average4.55
Strikeouts408
Teams

Stephenson suffered a sprained medial collateral ligament in Game 3 of the 2000 National League Division Series against the Atlanta Braves. The injury led to him having Tommy John surgery and missing the entire 2001 season.[1]

After retirementEdit

Garrett Stephenson is now retired to Boise, Idaho, where he coaches a baseball team. He and his wife Stephanie have three sons, Riley, Teagan, and Britten. Riley Stephenson played baseball at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Southeast Missourian. February 26, 2003.