Clinton Wayne Zavaras
(born January 4
in Denver, Colorado
), is a former professional baseball player who pitched for the Seattle Mariners
during the 1989 season. On June 3, 1989, he made his Major League debut against Nolan Ryan
and the Texas Rangers
. Zavaras lost that game, giving up 3 runs in the 8th inning, but received no run support by his team since Ryan threw a one-hitter.
Zavaras, who is of Greek descent, was selected to play for the Greek national baseball team in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece. He currently owns and operates a baseball school in Lakewood, Colorado.