Filed under: Stream Switch-pitcher Pat Venditte makes MLB debut for Oakland A's Contributors: Athletics Nation Staff Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Switch-pitcher Pat Venditte makes MLB debut for Oakland A's Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email I'm using both hands to applaud this move. 15 Total Updates Since Nov 19, 2014, 4:23pm PST Follow this stream June 5, 2015 Pat Venditte MLB debut video: First LF pitch & first RH pitch By Alex Hall June 5, 2015 Pat Venditte makes MLB debut: 2 innings, 0 runs By Alex Hall The Oakland A's switch-pitcher faced the minimum against the Red Sox, retiring one batter as a lefty and five as a righty. June 5, 2015 Game #57: A's lose 4-2, but Venditte shines By Billy Frijoles The A's were not sharp and generally seemed lethargic on the fourth game of the road trip, but the ambidextrous Pat Venditte pitched two scoreless innings for his MLB debut. June 5, 2015 What does a switch-pitcher look like? Here's Pat Venditte. By Alex Hall June 5, 2015 A's option Otero, transfer Crisp to 60-day DL By Jeremy F. Koo@jfkooAN The Athletics made a pair of moves in order to add switch-pitcher Pat Venditte to the bullpen Friday. June 5, 2015 Pat Venditte throwing better as a lefty By Jeremy F. Koo@jfkooAN The Athletics dual-sidearmer is a natural right-hander, but he's been better statistically as a left-hander this year June 5, 2015 What happens when Venditte faces a switch-hitter? By Jeremy F. Koo@jfkooAN The Athletics have called up Major League Baseball's first regular switch-pitcher since 1894. June 5, 2015 Switch-pitcher Pat Venditte called up By Jeremy F. Koo@jfkooAN Oakland Athletics switch-pitcher Pat Venditte will be called up and join the team for their series against the Boston Red Sox. May 31, 2015 Why is Pat Venditte still in Triple-A? By Alex Hall Most fans would like the ambidextrous pitcher to reach the Majors just for the fun of it. The thing is, he also might be one of Oakland's seven best relievers right now. What's stopping him? May 17, 2015 What else is left to say about the A's bullpen? By Alex Hall Hitting? Excellent. Starting pitching? Best in the AL. Bullpen? Absolute dumpster fire that is dangerously close to costing the team its entire season. That escalated quickly. May 16, 2015 Top "Front Office Fails" Of 2015 So Far By Nico February 20, 2015 A's spring training: Venditte throws twice By Jeremy F. Koo@jfkooAN Switch-pitcher Pat Venditte will throw two side sessions, injury updates on Stephen Vogt and Sean Nolin from Bob Melvin, the Athletics formally open Hohokam Park, and today's "best shape of their lives." November 21, 2014 Free Pat Venditte!! By Phil Naessens Alex Hall goes on the Phil Naessens Show and talks about the Billy Butler signing as well as the Athletics signing ambidextrous pitcher Pat Venditte. November 19, 2014 A visual representation of Pat Venditte By Alex Hall November 19, 2014 Athletics sign switch-pitcher Pat Venditte By Alex Hall The headline is not a typo. He throws with both hands and switches between them freely.