James Parker Austin
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 2", Weight 200 lb.
- School Virginia Commonwealth University
- High School Dinwiddie High School
- Debut July 4, 1991
- Final Game July 20, 1993
- Born December 7, 1963 in Farmville, VA USA
Pitcher Jim Austin had a 1.85 ERA and 210 ERA+ in 47 games for the Milwaukee Brewers in 1992. He was out of the majors after 1993, giving him the shortest career of any pitcher to post a 2.00 ERA and/or 200 ERA+ in his second season (min. 40 games).