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Steve Nicosia
Born: (1955-08-06) August 6, 1955 (age 60)
Paterson, New Jersey
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 8, 1978, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Last MLB appearance
September 27, 1985, for the Toronto Blue Jays
MLB statistics
Batting average .248
Home runs 11
Runs batted in 88
Career highlights and awards

Steven Richard Nicosia (August 6, 1955 in Paterson, New Jersey), is a former major league baseball player. He played catcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants, Montreal Expos, and Toronto Blue Jays from 1979 until 1985.


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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 20:56:15 -0700

... partially blocked by Chuck Tanner, Kent Tekulve, Bill Madlock, wife of the late slugger Willie Stargell, Margaret Stargell, Don Robinson, and Rennie Stennett,, Bottom row right to left are Dale Berra , Mike Easler, Grant Jackson, Steve Nicosia and ...

Toronto Sun

Toronto Sun
Wed, 06 Jan 2016 18:48:45 -0800

My favourite Raines memory was opening day April 9 in 1981 at Three Rivers Stadium in Pittsburgh. Pirates starter Jim Bibby walked Raines on four pitches. On the first pitch to Rodney Scott, Raines stole second, just for fun. Catcher Steve Nicosia's ...

Bucs Dugout

Bucs Dugout
Tue, 11 Aug 2015 09:03:48 -0700

But the Bucs rallied on home runs by Lee Lacy and rookie Steve Nicosia and finally tied the game in the eighth inning off Kevin Saucier. In the ninth, the Pirates loaded the bases with two out for Nicosia, who had four hits in the game. Phillies ...

Toronto Star (blog)

Toronto Star (blog)
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:53:16 -0700

RG: It was Steve Nicosia. The throw hit your helmet and bounced into right field. TR: And I scored. I think that, also, as well as what happened in the minor leagues, was really big for me, because, like I said, I hadn't really done anything in the big ...


Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:41:15 -0700

The home team has won the past nine Game 7s. The last visiting team to win was the Pirates in 1979. Year. Score. Location. WP. LP. 2011. Cardinals 6, Rangers 2. St. Louis. Chris Carpenter · Matt Harrison. 2002. Angels 4, Giants 1. Anaheim. John Lackey.

Rum Bunter

Rum Bunter
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 09:14:18 -0800

With a team as storied as the Pittsburgh Pirates, there have been quite a few excellent players to walk through the clubhouse. Beginning back in 1882 as the Pittsburgh Alleghenys of the American Association, the Pirates migrated over to the National ...

Slate Magazine

Slate Magazine
Tue, 25 Sep 2012 05:09:19 -0700

Less than a week before 50-year-old Roger Clemens would bring national attention to an independent-league baseball team in Sugar Land, Texas, the Newark Bears, also independent, prepare to host the 25-62 Worcester Tornadoes, the only team standing ...

Hardball Times

Hardball Times
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 03:03:37 -0700

Now that the Pirates had Steve Nicosia and Ed Ott forming a platoon behind the plate, Sanguillen became a third-string catcher and pinch-hitter. He remained in that role for three seasons, highlighted by his subtle contributions to the Pirates' world ...

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