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Paul Allen Wagner (born November 14, 1967) is an American former Major League Baseball player. A pitcher, Wagner played for the Pittsburgh Pirates (1992—1997), Milwaukee Brewers (1997—1998), and Cleveland Indians (1999).

Paul Wagner
Pitcher
Born: (1967-11-14) November 14, 1967 (age 51)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 26, 1992, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Last MLB appearance
May 7, 1999, for the Cleveland Indians
MLB statistics
Win–loss record29–45
Earned run average4.83
Strikeouts452
Teams

On August 29, 1995, while with the Pirates, Wagner had a no-hitter broken up against the Colorado Rockies with two out in the ninth on an Andrés Galarraga single. It was the only hit Wagner would allow in defeating the Rockies 4–0.[1] The no-hitter would have been the first by a Pirate since John Candelaria in 1976.

Wagner finished his 8-year career with a 4.83 ERA. He pitched in 598.2 innings, allowing 640 hits and 321 earned runs.

In 160 appearances, Wagner handled 137 total chances (50 putouts, 87 assists) without an error for a perfect 1.000 fielding percentage.

Wagner lives in Neosho, Wisconsin.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Retrosheet Boxscore: Pittsburgh Pirates 4, Colorado Rockies 0".
  2. ^ Paul Wagner Address Retrieved 2018-09-22.

External linksEdit

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