Name: Scott Kazmir
Position: Left-Handed Pitcher
Sport: Baseball
Height: 6-0
DOB: 1/24/1984
Birthplace: Houston, Texas
Hometown: Cypress Falls, Texas
High School: Cypress Falls High School (Cypress Falls, Texas)
College: University of Texas at Austin
Team/Club: San Francisco Giants (AAA)
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020), one-time Olympic medalist (silver)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, silver
Other Career Highlights
  • Three-time MLB All-Star (2006, 2008, 2014)
  • American League Pitcher of the Month (May 2008)
  • Two-time American League Player of the Week (May 21, 2006; September 16, 2007)
  • American League strikeout leader (2007)
Personal: Son of Edward and Deborah Kazmir...Drafted by the New York Mets in the 1st round (15th overall) of the 2002 MLB June Amateur Draft...Previously played for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays/Rays, Los Angeles Angels, Cleveland Indians, Oakland Athletics, Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers...Member of the United States Junior Olympic baseball team...2002 Baseball America High School Player of the Year