Brian McCann

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Brian Michael McCann

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Biographical Information[edit]

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Brian McCann was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 2nd round of the 2002 amateur draft. He was signed by scout Al Goetz and made his pro debut that summer.

He announced his retirement following the 2019 Division Series, after 15 major league seasons.

McCann is the brother of minor league 1B Brad McCann and the step-brother of former major leaguer Mark Teixeira.

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Further Reading[edit]

  • Mike Lupica: "McCann playing for right club at right time",, March 22, 2018. [1]
  • Brian McTaggart: "McCann rested, ready to guide Astros' staff: Veteran backstop excited to help club defend WS title",, January 4, 2018. [2]
  • Jorge L. Ortiz: "Astros catchers Brian McCann, Evan Gattis form a deadly combination", USA Today Sports, June 22, 2017. [3]

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