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Jacob Jeffery Bronkey (born September 18, 1965) is a retired Major League Baseball pitcher who pitched with the Texas Rangers and Milwaukee Brewers. He attended Klamath Union High School in Klamath Falls, Oregon. He is the only Major League player born in Afghanistan.[1] He was born in Kabul to an Afghan father and American mother.[2]

Jeff Bronkey
Jeff Bronkey - Visalia Oaks - 1988.jpg
Bronkey in 1988
Born: (1965-09-18) September 18, 1965 (age 53)
Kabul, Afghanistan
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
May 2, 1993, for the Texas Rangers
Last MLB appearance
August 12, 1995, for the Milwaukee Brewers
MLB statistics
Win-loss record2–2
Earned run average4.04


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