Jon Erich Rauch (born September 27, 1978) is a right-handed relief pitcher for the Toronto Blue Jays in Major League Baseball. At 6' 11" (2.11 m), he is the tallest player in Major League Baseball history.He is also an Olympic Gold Medalist.
Rauch attended and graduated from Oldham County High School. He grew up in Westport, Kentucky.
Rauch played baseball in college at Morehead State University, where he double majored in physics and business. He was also a member of the social fraternity Sigma Phi Epsilon.