Leo Mazzone Fox, Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, Wife, Salary, and Net Worth

Leo Mazzone Bio | Wiki

Leo Mazzone ( Full name: Leo David Mazzone) is an American retired pitcher in minor league baseball and pitching coach in Major League Baseball. From 1979 to 2005,  Leo worked with the Atlanta Braves’ organization. From 2006 to 2007, he served as the pitching coach for the Baltimore Orioles. Currently, Leo serves as the Special Pitching Advisor for the Furman University Baseball program.

He made his professional debut with the Medford Giants in 1967, a class-A farm team of the San Francisco Giants.  Leo played 7 seasons in the Giants organization and reached as high as the Double-A Amarillo Giants. He played four seasons from 1970 to 1973 Amarillo Giants. Also, Leo played the next three seasons in the Oakland Athletics chain and reached Triple-A with the Tucson Toros in 1975. In 1976,  Leo was a player-manager for the class-A Corpus Christi Seagulls and became their full-time manager the following season.

Leo Mazzone Age

He was born on October 16, 1948, in Keyser, West Virginia, United States of America. Leo is 72 years old.

Leo Mazzone Height

He is a man of above-average stature. Leo stands at a height of 5 ft 10 in ( Approx 1. 78m).

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Leo Mazzone Family

He was born to his father and mother on October 16, 1948, in Keyser, West Virginia, United States of America. However, the 1993 Kinston Professional Baseball Hall of Fame has not shared information regarding his parents and siblings.

Leo Mazzone Wife

He is a married man who shared his wedding vow with his wife Rebecca Mazzone. Leo and his wife are proud parents to their three sons called Tony, Chris, and Nick. They are also grandparents to one beautiful grandchild. The 72 currently reside in Lake Hartwell in Anderson, South Carolina where he converted a clubhouse into his home.

Leo Mazzone Hall Of Fame | Fox

Currently,  Leo works as a color commentator for Fox.  He was named a Special Advisor to the Furman University (Greenville, SC) Baseball Program on August 30, 2016. Leo was inducted into the Kinston Professional Baseball Hall of Fame in 1993. ESPN.com listed Leo as number one on the list of “Top 10 Assistant Coaches of All-Time.”

Leo played four seasons from 1970 to 1973 Amarillo Giants. Also, Leo played the next three seasons in the Oakland Athletics chain and reached Triple-A with the Tucson Toros in 1975. In 1976,  he was a player-manager for the class-A Corpus Christi Seagulls and became their full-time manager the following season.

Leo’s colleagues at Fox News Include:

Jason McIntyre – analyst

Bob Pockrass – sportscaster

Chris Broussard – sports analyst

Mike Pomeranz – host

Rodolfo Landeros – reporter

Steve Physioc – broadcaster

Ken Phelps – analyst

Erin Hartigan – reporter

Lesley McCaslin – reporter

Leo Mazzone Pitching Philosophy

His pitching philosophies state that pitchers should throw more between starts (two sessions instead of one) and be able to throw strikes on the low and outside corner of the strike zone. Leo took the Baltimore Orioles pitching coach job after the end of the 2005 season.

Leo Mazzone Book

He is the author of the book a Baseball Economist, J.C. Bradbury titles A chapter, “How Good is Leo Mazzone?” Using statistical analysis. In this book, Leo analyzes whether he had a significant impact on the pitchers that he coached. The sample is all pitchers who ever pitched at least one year under  Leo and one year under a different pitching coach. Bradbury found that Leo lowered the ERA of pitchers by an average of 0.64 points and also found out that after leaving Leo, pitchers’ ERA increased by an average of 0.78 points.  Such an impact is deserving of Hall of Fame’s consideration according to Bradbury.

Leo Mazzone Salary

He earns a reasonable amount from his current job as a color commentator for Fox. Leo has an average salary of $69,995 per year.

Leo Mazzone Net Worth

He accumulated good fortune pitcher in minor league baseball and pitching coach in Major League Baseball. Leo has an estimated net worth of $1,869,365.

Where Is Leo Mazzone Now

The 72 currently reside in Lake Hartwell in Anderson, South Carolina where he converted a clubhouse into his home. Leo works as a color commentator for Fox.

Who Is Leo Mazzone

Leo is an American retired pitcher in minor league baseball and pitching coach in Major League Baseball. From 1979 to 2005,  Leo worked with the Atlanta Braves’ organization.

How Old Is Leo Mazzone

Leo is a 72-year-old American retired pitcher who was born on October 16, 1948, in Keyser, West Virginia, United States of America.