Chris Young

Chris Young

Chris Young, born in 1979, is a major league baseball for the New York Mets. He is a right-handed pitcher.

About Chris Young

Christopher Ryan Young (born May 25, 1979) is an American Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher for the New York Mets. He made his major league debut on August 24, 2004, for the Texas Rangers. He had previously excelled in basketball and baseball at Highland Park High School in University Park, Texas and Princeton University. Young helped Highland Park reach the Class 4A Region II basketball final in 1997 and the Class 4A Texas state basketball final in 1998. He tossed a no-hitter in 1997 while compiling a 60 record, helping Highland Park reach the Class 4A Texas state baseball final. During his senior year, he was District Most Valuable Player in basketball, and led his baseball team to the state championship, while pitching in two no-hitters. That year, he was a first-team All-State selection in basketball and baseball.

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