26-year-old Shawn Anthony Dubin was born on September 6, 1995, he is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Houston Astros organization.
Dubin attended Allegany-Limestone High School in Allegany, New York, and played college baseball at Georgetown College and the University at Buffalo. He was drafted by the Houston Astros in the 13th round of the 2018 Major League Baseball Draft.
Dubin made his professional debut in 2018 with the Low-A Tri-City ValleyCats, pitching to a 4.60 ERA in 14 appearances. In 2019, he pitched for the Single-A Quad Cities River Bandits and High-A Fayetteville Woodpeckers, accumulating a 7–5 record and 3.58 ERA with 151 strikeouts across 25 games (19 of them starts).
Due to the cancellation of the 2020 Minor League Baseball season due to COVID-19, he did not pitch for a team but was a member of the Astros’ 60-man player pool.
The Astros invited Dubin to their Spring Training in 2021. He did not make the team and spent the year with the Triple-A Sugar Land Skeeters, working to a 3.44 ERA with 69 strikeouts in 49.2 innings of work across 16 contests. He was selected to the 40-man roster following the season on November 19, 2021.