Jeff Austin (baseball)

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Jeff Austin
Born: (1976-10-19) October 19, 1976 (age 42)
San Bernardino, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 26, 2001, for the Kansas City Royals
Last MLB appearance
May 28, 2003, for the Cincinnati Reds
MLB statistics
Win-loss record 2-3
Earned run average 6.75
Strikeouts 55

Jeffrey Wellington Austin (born October 19, 1976) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played for three seasons. He played for the Kansas City Royals from 2001 to 2002 and the Cincinnati Reds in 2003. During a game against the Atlanta Braves on May 28, 2003, in what turned out to be his final appearance in the major leagues, Austin gave up 3 consecutive home runs to start the game, only the second time this had happened in Major League Baseball history.[1]


  1. Mackin, Bob, "The Unofficial Guide to Baseball's Most Unusual Records", Greystone Books, 2004.

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