Charles Harrison Nagy (born on May 5, 1967 in Bridgeport, Connecticut) is a former Major League Baseball all-star right-handed pitcher. He played for 14 seasons in the major leagues, from 1990 to 2003. His father's family is Hungarian (his father's family name Nagy means 'great', 'big' in Hungarian). His mother's family name is Harrison which is of Irish background.
Nagy attended Roger Ludlowe High School in Fairfield, Connecticut where he starred in baseball and football. He anchored a strong senior class laden with talent. He attended the University of Connecticut.
As a young boy, he lived for a few years in St. Petersburg, Florida, where he played Little League and was coached by his uncle, Sanford Harrison.