Giuseppe Chiaramonte

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Giuseppe Chiaramonte
Born: (1976-02-19) February 19, 1976 (age 43)
Santa Cruz, California
Bats: Right Throws: Right

Giuseppe Carlo Chiaramonte (born February 19, 1976) is a retired professional baseball catcher.

Chiaramonte attended Soquel High School in Soquel, California and Fresno State University, where he played for the Fresno State Bulldogs baseball team in the Western Athletic Conference (WAC) in National Collegiate Athletic Association's (NCAA) Division I. At Fresno State, Chiaramonte was named a Second Team NCAA Division I All-American and WAC All-Star catcher in 1997.[1][2]

Chiaramonte was drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the fifth round (148th overall) of the 1997 Major League Baseball Draft. He participated in the 1999 All-Star Futures Game. Chiaramonte retired at age 26.[3]


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