Nearly 33 when his ML career began, the native Cuban was a capable starter for mediocre
Senators teams, twice winning 11 games. On April 26, 1951 Marrero one-hit the A's,
allowing only a Barney McCosky home run.
FROM THE BASEBALL CHRONOLOGY
»October 4, 1942:
In a rematch of last year's IBA world championship, Cubs tops Venezuela, 8–0, behind Connie Marrero's 3-hitter. Venezuela is led by 2B Luis Aparicio, Sr. and losing pitcher Chino Canonico. The 31-year-old Marrero will debut with the Washington Senators in 1950.