|Cleveland Indians – No. 85|
|Born: June 13, 1974|
Yonkers, New York
|August 16,��2003, for the Seattle Mariners|
|Last MLB appearance|
|October 1, 2010, for the Seattle Mariners|
|Earned run average||3.38|
Brian Edward Sweeney (born June 13, 1974) is an American former professional baseball pitcher who is currently the bullpen coach for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball (MLB). He played in MLB for the Seattle Mariners and San Diego Padres and in Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) for the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters.
Sweeney graduated from Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains in 1992. He graduated from Mercy College (New York), where he was a starting pitcher.
He signed a minor league contract with the Seattle Mariners and reported to Tacoma Rainiers on April 15, 2010.
On November 3, 2010, Sweeney was claimed off waivers by the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The Philadelphia Phillies named Sweeney as pitching coach for their rookie league Gulf Coast League Phillies for the 2015 season. From 2016 to 2017, he was the pitching coach for their Single-A affiliate Lakewood BlueClaws.
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- St. Louis, Missouri (Sports Network)
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- "Marty Malloy to Manage BlueClaws in 2017". MiLB.com.
- "Indians name Budzinski & Sweeney to Major League coaching staff". Indians.com. December 11, 2017.
- "Indians announce Major League coaching staff additions". Indians.com. October 31, 2019.