April 24, 2014 - Mike Carp of the Boston Red Sox walks 5 batters and allows a run in the 9th against the Yankees. [box score, MLB.com story]
April 16, 2014 - White Sox utility player Leury Garcia takes the mound in the 14th inning against the Red Sox and allows two runs on two walks and a hit. [box score, MLB.com story]
September 2, 2013 - Rays outfielder Sam Fuld faces Angels hitter J.B. Shuck in the bottom of the 8th inning. [box score, MLB.com story]
August 19, 2013 - Houston Astros catcher Jake Elmore retires the Rangers in order in the 8th inning. [box score, MLB.com article]
Elmore also recently became the first Astro to play all nine positions in a single season.
August 24, 2013 - Phillies leftfielder John McDonald relieves Casper Wells (another Phillies position player) in the 18th inning against the Diamondbacks and strikes out Tuffy Gosewisch. [box score]
August 24, 2013 - Phillies rightfielder Casper Wells takes the mound in the 18th inning against the Diamondbacks. [box score, MLB.com article]
Casper made a pitching appearance earlier in the year on June 28th with the White Sox.
June 28, 2013 - The Dodgers’ Skip Schumaker makes his third career pitching appearance, this time against the Philadelphia Phillies. [box score, LA Times]
Previous times Schumaker took the mound:Aug. 23, 2011 with the Cardinals vs. LA DodgersApr. 29, 2013 with the Dodgers vs. Colorado
April 29, 2013 - The Dodgers’ Skip Schumaker throws a scoreless ninth against the Colorado Rockies. [box score]
Skip previously made a pitching appearance in 2011 as a member of the Cardinals.
June 28, 2013 - Then-White Sox outfielder Casper Wells throws a scoreless inning against the Cleveland Indians. [box score, MLB.com story](Note: Casper is now on the Phillies after being picked up on waivers August 8th.)
August 8, 2013 - Ryan Raburn of the Cleveland Indians pitches the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers. [box score, MLB.com story]
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