Adam Thomas Eaton is an American former professional baseball pitcher.
In baseball, the pitcher is the player who throws the baseball from the pitcher's mound toward the catcher to begin each play, with the goal of retiring a batter, who attempts to either make contact with the pitched ball or draw a walk.
8/17/16: Eaton's grand slam gives White Sox 10-7 win by MLB
He played in Major League Baseball from 2000 through 2009 for the San Diego Padres, Texas Rangers, Philadelphia Phillies, Baltimore Orioles, and Colorado Rockies.
Major League Baseball is a professional baseball organization, the oldest of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.
The San Diego Padres are an American professional baseball franchise based in San Diego, California.
With the Phillies, Eaton was a member of the 2008 World Series champions.
The World Series is the annual championship series of Major League Baseball in North America, contested since 1903 between the American League champion team and the National League champion team.