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Justin Miller | Relief Pitcher

Team: Texas Rangers
Age / DOB:  (40) / 8/27/1977
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 200
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Los Angeles Harbor JC
Drafted: 1997 / Rd. 5 (0) / COL

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Former major league pitcher Justin Miller was found dead Wednesday evening, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's office.
He was 35 years old. Authorities are investigating, but have not yet determined a cause of death. Miller pitched seven seasons in the majors, making stops with the Blue Jays, Marlins, Giants and Dodgers. Since last appearing in the majors in 2010, he had turned his passion to coaching youth baseball and softball players. Fri, Jun 28, 2013 08:55:00 PM

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Rangers signed RHP Justin Miller to a minor-league contract.

Released by the Mariners on Monday, Miller had yet to make a major-league appearance this season. For his career, he owns a 4.82 ERA, 1.50 WHIP and 300/187 K/BB ratio in 375 2/3 innings. Of his 216 major league appearances, only 33 are starts.
Fri, Apr 29, 2011 07:19:00 PM

Mariners released RHP Justin Miller.

Miller intended to use the May 1 opt-out in his minor league contract, so the Mariners cut him loose. The 33-year-old right-hander posted a 1.04 ERA and 7/5 K/BB ratio over 8 2/3 innings with Triple-A Tacoma.
Mon, Apr 25, 2011 07:08:00 PM

Mariners signed RHP Justin Miller to a minor league contract.

Miller, 33, posted a respectable 4.44 ERA and 1.23 WHIP this year of the Dodgers' bullpen, fanning 30 batters and walking only eight over 24 1/3 innings. He should land a spot in the M's Opening Day bullpen.
Wed, Nov 17, 2010 05:04:00 PM

Dodgers sent RHP Justin Miller outright to Triple-A Albuquerque.

Miller was designated for assignment last week and decided to stay with the Dodgers rather than test free agency. The 32-year-old had a 4.44 ERA and a 30/8 K/BB ratio in 24-plus big league innings this year.
Wed, Jul 28, 2010 07:59:00 PM

Justin Miller will accept a minor league assignment if he clears waivers.

Miller was designated for assignment by the Dodgers last Friday. The 32-year-old right-hander has a 4.44 ERA and 30/8 K/BB ratio over 24 1/3 innings with the big club this season.
Wed, Jul 28, 2010 02:09:00 PM

Dodgers designated RHP Justin Miller for assignment.

Miller is making just $850,000 and he had struck out 30 in 24 1/3 innings for the Dodgers, so someone figures to pick him up. He had a 4.44 ERA in two months since being called up.
Fri, Jul 23, 2010 06:00:00 PM

Dodgers purchased the contract of RHP Justin Miller from Triple-A Albuquerque.

Miller, 32, was signed to a minor league contract last December. He posted a 2.22 ERA over 18 games with the Isotopes. The veteran right-hander compiled a 3.18 ERA and 1.31 WHIP in 44 relief appearances with the Giants last season.
Thu, May 27, 2010 01:12:00 PM

Dodgers signed RHP Justin Miller to a minor league contract.

The deal comes with an invitation to spring training. Miller, 32, was 3-3 with a 3.18 earned-run average in 44 appearances for the Giants in 2009. He will earn a base salary of $850,000 if he cracks the Dodgers' roster.
Fri, Dec 4, 2009 05:03:00 PM

Justin Miller is scheduled to undergo arthroscopic surgery Monday on his pitching (right) elbow.

Miller, an impending free agent, believes he will be fine for the start of spring training and told the San Francisco Chronicle Friday that he's hoping to re-up with the Giants this winter. The 32-year-old posted a 3.18 ERA and 1.31 WHIP in 56 2/3 innings of relief this season.
Fri, Oct 2, 2009 08:25:00 PM

Giants placed RHP Justin Miller on the 60-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation.

Miller posted a 3.18 ERA and 1.31 WHIP in 56 2/3 innings out of the Giants' bullpen this season. He'll be back to middle relief duties in 2010.
Wed, Sep 16, 2009 08:49:00 AM

Giants purchased the contract for RHP Justin Miller.

Miller will replace the injured Joe Martinez in the bullpen. He was one of the last cuts in spring training where he recorded a 1.46 ERA in 10 appearances.
Fri, Apr 10, 2009 06:53:00 PM

Giants signed RHP Justin Miller to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.

Miller worked out of the Marlins' bullpen last season before he was hurt and then DFA'd. In 46 games, he was 4-2 with a 4.24 ERA and a 43/20 K/BB ratio. The 31-year-old should have a good shot at making the Giants' roster in the spring.
Sun, Nov 2, 2008 08:54:00 AM

Marlins designated RHP Justin Miller for assignment.

The dropping of Miller makes room for the activation of Paul Lo Duca. Miller was 4-2 with a 4.24 ERA and 43 strikeouts in 46 2/3 innings this season. He should draw a little bit of interest.
Sat, Aug 16, 2008 10:24:00 AM

Marlins activated RHP Justin Miller from the disabled list.

Miller missed two weeks with right elbow inflammation and returns after making three minor league rehab appearances. He'll slide back into a middle relief role.
Thu, Jul 24, 2008 10:58:00 AM

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