Chris Howard (pitcher)
|Born: November 18, 1965 (age 55)|
|Batted: Right Threw: Left|
|September 21, 1993, for the Chicago White Sox|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 20, 1995, for the Texas Rangers|
|Chicago White Sox (1993) Boston Red Sox (1994) Texas Rangers (1995)|
Christian Hugh Howard (born November 18, 1965) is an American former professional baseball relief pitcher who played from 1993 through 1995 for the Chicago White Sox (1993), Boston Red Sox (1994) and Texas Rangers (1995) of the Major League Baseball (MLB). Listed at 6′ 0″, 185 lb., he batted right-handed and threw left-handed.
In a three-season major league career, Howard posted a 2-0 record with a 3.13 ERA and one save in 44 appearances, including six games finished, 25 strikeouts, 16 walks, and 46.0 innings of work. His one save came as a Red Sox pitcher on August 6, 1994 during the front end of a doubleheader against the Indians. He pitched 4 innings, letting up only 1 hit and one unearned run. He preserved the win for Aaron Sele.