Baseball — Jose Deleon

Jose Deleon

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Jose Deleon

Biography José DeLeón Chestaro (born December 20, 1960) is a former professional baseball player. He was a right-handed pitcher over parts of thirteen seasons (1983–1995) with the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago White Sox, St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Phillies, and Montreal Expos. He was the National League strikeout champion in 1989 with the St. Louis Cardinals. For his career, he compiled an 86–119 record in 415 appearances, with a 3.76 ERA and 1594 strikeouts. DeLeon was a 3rd round draft pick of the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 1979 amateur draft. He twice led the National League in losses, posting a record of...

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