RHP Sam Greene Re-Signs with Leafs
TORONTO, Ontario – The Toronto Maple Leafs Baseball Club (@MapleLeafsBaseball) announced today signing of right handed pitcher Sam Greene (Toronto, On)
Greene is entering his 3rd season with Toronto with a career 4-5 record in 27 games, 81.2 IP with 85 strikeouts. Last season, he made 11 starts with 60 strikeouts in 57.2 IP and picked up 3 wins during the season and another win during the post season.
Greene who is originally from Philadelphia is a dual citizen who came to Toronto to work in the Toronto Bluejays analytical department after graduating from McGill University in 2020.
“Sam did an outstanding job last year giving us a chance to win each game he pitched in. He also took over pitching coach responsibilities to help support Coach Butler and Castaldo. A role that will be expanded this season.” stated GM Jeff Lounsbury
Greene will again be counted on to help to provide big innings and pitching coach responsibilities. “ I’m thrilled to be back for another season with this organization and looking forward to competing for a championship.” Said Greene
Opening day is set for May 12 at 2:00 at Christie Pits.
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