Short Info

Date Of BirthJuly 2, 1974
SpouseMandi Casey


Sean Casey is an American former professional baseball first baseman and current television baseball analyst. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Cleveland Indians, Cincinnati Reds, Pittsburgh Pirates, Detroit Tigers, and Boston Red Sox. He was a three-time MLB All-Star and won a batting title.

Born in Wilmington, Delaware, Casey grew up in Upper Darby Township, Pennsylvania, outside Philadelphia. He attended the University of Richmond, where he played college baseball for the Richmond Spiders. The Indians selected Casey in the first round of the 1995 MLB draft. He made his MLB debut in 1997 and was traded to the Reds in 1998. Casey had his best years with the Reds, winning a batting title in 1999 and being named an All-Star from 2000 to 2002. He was traded to the Pirates in 2003 and to the Tigers in 2006. After playing for the Tigers for two seasons, he was traded to the Red Sox in 2008 and played his final season with them in 2009 before retiring.

Since retiring from playing baseball, Casey has worked as a baseball analyst on television, first for MLB Network and then for ESPN. He has also written a children’s book and founded a charitable organization.

Casey was born on July 2, 1974, in Wilmington, Delaware, to Jim and Barb Casey. He has two older brothers, Kevin and Mark. Casey grew up in Upper Darby Township, Pennsylvania, outside Philadelphia. His father was a police officer and his mother was a schoolteacher. Casey played baseball and basketball in high school.

Casey attended the University of Richmond, where he played college baseball for the Richmond Spiders. In 1994, he hit .394 with 19 home runs and 72 RBIs. He was named the Colonial Athletic Association Player of the Year and a first-team All-American. The Indians selected Casey in the first round of the 1995 MLB draft.

Casey made his MLB debut with the Indians in 1997. He played for the Indians from 1997 to 1998. In 1998, he was traded to the Reds along with pitcher Steve Karsay for pitcher Dave Burba and infielder Wil Cordero.

Casey had his best years with the Reds, winning a batting title in 1999 and being named an All-Star from 2000 to 2002. In 2000, he hit .332 with 28 home runs and 105 RBIs. In 2001, he hit .311 with 19 home runs and 84 RBIs. In 2002, he hit .312 with 23 home runs and 99 RBIs.

Casey was traded to the Pirates in 2003 for pitcher Josh Fogg and infielder Brandon Larson. He played for the Pirates from 2003 to 2005. In 2004, he hit .310 with 16 home runs and 81 RBIs.

Casey was traded to the Tigers in 2006 for pitcher Dave Williams. He played for the Tigers from 2006 to 2007. In 2007, he hit .296 with 11 home runs and 64 RBIs.

After playing for the Tigers for two seasons, Casey was traded to the Red Sox in 2008 for pitcher Cla Meredith. He played his final season with the Red Sox in 2009 before retiring. In 2009, he hit .265 with four home runs and 36 RBIs.

Since retiring from playing baseball, Casey has worked as a baseball analyst on television, first for MLB Network and then for ESPN. He has also written a children’s book and founded a charitable organization.

General Info

Full NameSean Casey
Date Of BirthJuly 2, 1974
Weight104 kg
ProfessionBaseball player
EducationUniversity of Richmond, Upper St. Clair High School
NationalityAmerican

Family

SpouseMandi Casey
ChildrenCarli Casey, Andrew Casey, Jacob Casey
SiblingsArchie Casey

Accomplishments

MoviesExtreme Weather, Tornado Alley, Champions of Faith, Forces of Nature
TV ShowsStorm Chasers

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Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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