Jim Brosnan

American baseball player
Jim Brosnan in 1955.

James Patrick "Jim" Brosnan (October 24, 1929 – June 28, 2014) was an American baseball and writer. He played Major League Baseball from 1954 and 1956 through 1963. He was a pitcher for the Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati Reds and Chicago White Sox.

Brosnan was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was born on Black Thursday, the beginning stage of the stock market crash.

Brosnan died on June 28, 2014 in Morton Grove, Illinois, aged 84.[1]


  1. Goldstein, Aaron (July 2, 2014). "Jim Brosnan, RIP". The American Spectator. Retrieved July 3, 2014.

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