Terry Bross
Pitcher
Born: (1966-03-30) March 30, 1966 (age 55)
El Paso, Texas
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 4, 1991, for the New York Mets
Last MLB appearance
September 14, 1993, for the San Francisco Giants
MLB statistics
Win–loss record0–0
Earned run average3.00
Strikeouts6
Teams

Terrence Paul "Terry" Bross (born March 30, 1966) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He bats and throws right-handed.

Bross attended St. John's University. A two-sport star, Bross also started at center for the school's legendary basketball team. He helped St. John's to a Big East championship and a Final Four appearance.[1] On the baseball field, Bross anchored the team's pitching staff and helped lead his team to another Big East championship on the diamond.

Bross was drafted by the New York Mets in the 13th round of the 1987 amateur draft. He was signed June 10, 1987. He moved quickly through the Mets system, setting a saves record at AA Jackson. Bross ultimately pitched out of the Mets bullpen in 1991 as well as for the San Francisco Giants in 1993. His final career numbers include a 0–0 record in 10 games and a 3.00 career ERA.[2]

Bross would later go on to play in Nippon Professional Baseball for the Yakult Swallows and the Seibu Lions from 1995–1999. Bross led the Central League in earned run average in 1995, with a 2.33 ERA. He threw a no-hitter for the Swallows in September 1995.

References

  1. ^ Anderson, Chris. "Ryan playing by big numbers". Sarasota Herald-Tribune, March 16, 1993, p. 6C. Retrieved on June 16, 2013.
  2. ^ Neft, David S.; Cohen, Richard M.; Neft, Michael L. The Sports Encyclopedia: Baseball (21st Edition), p. 707. St. Martin's Griffin, 2001. ISBN 0-312-27225-1.