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Tommy John
PositionsP-766Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameThomas Edward John Jr.
Height6-3Weight185BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 22,1943 [76.182]PlaceTerre Haute,Indiana
High SchoolGerstmeyer (Terre Haute,IN)
CollegeIndiana State University (Terre Haute,IN)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1961 by the Cleveland Indians.
Signing ScoutsJohn Schulte
MLB DebutSeptember 6,1963 [20.107]
OrganizationsNYA [8] CHA [7] LAN [6] CAL [4] CLE [4] OAK [1] Awards8Awards Voting6-158
TBC Player ID13326Retrosheet IDjohnt001MLBAM ID116550
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Chicago White Sox in 1966,1970-1971 and New York Yankees in 1981,1989
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This is a list of Major League games for Tommy John that are deemed to be noteworthy throughout his career.

Career Pitching Feats

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Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1963-09-0620.107CLEWS2ANL 2-7box - pbp21   1.021---------------0--First Career Game
1963-09-1420.115CLELAAANL 3-4box - pbp14L6.2741-331----------051First Career Game Started
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1964-05-0320.347CLEBALADW 3-0box - pbp17W9.03---16-----------092Shutout, Game Score of 92
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1965-04-1321.327CHABALADW 5-3box - pbp332SV0.1-----1-----------0--First Career Save
1965-08-1022.080CHAWS2HNW 6-0box - pbp159W9.04---57-----------083Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1966-05-0722.351CHADETHDW 1-0box - pbp175W9.05---461-1--------082Shutout
1966-05-2923.007CHANYAADW 2-0box - pbp180W9.03----6-----------094Game Score of 94
1966-07-3123.070CHANYAHDW 5-0box - pbp191W9.07---11-----------079Shutout
1966-08-1223.082CHACALHNW 1-0box - pbp193W9.04----7-----------093Shutout, Game Score of 93
1966-08-2923.099CHACLEHNW 2-0box - pbp197W9.05----21----------086Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1967-06-0424.013CHAKC1HDW 2-0box - pbp1114W9.05---17-----------089Shutout
1967-06-1324.022CHAWS2ANW 6-0box - pbp1116W9.03---19-----------095Game Score of 95
1967-06-1824.027CHANYAHDW 4-0box - pbp1117W9.06---151-1--------085Shutout
1967-07-0424.043CHABALHDW 4-0box - pbp1120W9.02----6-----------0962-hitter, Shutout, Game Score of 96
1967-07-0824.047CHAMINHDW 1-0box - pbp1121W9.03---34-----------086Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1968-05-0124.345CHAWS2HNW 4-1box - pbp1139W9.0511-112-----------09112 Strikeouts, Game Score of 91
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1970-06-1227.021CHAWS2HNW 6-0box - pbp1208W9.02---341-1--------0882-hitter, Shutout
1970-08-2327.093CHANYAHDW 2-0box - pbp1224W9.04---36-----------086Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1971-05-3128.009CHABALHDW 1-0box - pbp1242W9.05---16-----------088Shutout
1971-07-1628.055CHAWS2ANW 2-0box - pbp1253W9.05----6-----------090Game Score of 90
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1972-08-0329.073LANSFNHNW 3-0box - pbp1288W9.03---37-----------089Shutout
1972-08-0829.078LANCINANL 1-2box - pbp1289   9.0311-413-----------09013 Strikeouts, Game Score of 90
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1973-06-0830.017LANNYNANW 5-3box - pbp1310W7.1531122-----------057100th career Win
1973-07-1330.052LANCHNHNW 5-0box - pbp1317W9.05---1------------082Shutout
1973-08-2430.094LANPHIANW 3-0box - pbp1326W9.03---27-----------091Game Score of 91
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1974-04-0630.320LANSDNHDW 8-0box - pbp1334W9.07---15-----------083Shutout
1974-04-2530.339LANPHIHNW 1-0box - pbp1338W9.04---28-----------090Shutout, Game Score of 90
1974-06-0431.013LANPITHNW 5-0box - pbp1346W9.05---35-----------083Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1976-07-2333.062LANSDNHNW 5-0box - pbp1374W9.04---12-----------086Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1977-08-0234.072LANNYNANW 7-2box - pbp1406W9.0822-210-----------07810 Strikeouts
1977-08-0834.078LANCINHNW 4-0box - pbp1407W9.02---15-----------0932-hitter, Shutout, Game Score of 93
1977-08-1334.083LANATLHNW 11-0box - pbp1408W9.04---16-----------090Shutout, Game Score of 90
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1978-05-2935.007LANSDNHDW 9-6box - pbp1427W7.18551310-----------05110 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1979-05-2035.364NYABOSADW 2-0box - pbp1460W9.02----5-----------0952-hitter, Shutout, Game Score of 95
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1980-04-1636.330NYACHAANW 6-0box - pbp1489W9.02----21-1--------092Game Score of 92
1980-04-2736.341NYACHAHDW 1-0box - pbp1491W9.06----5-----------087Shutout
1980-05-1136.355NYAMINHDW 5-0box - pbp1494W9.06---3------------076Shutout
1980-06-0637.015NYASEAANW 3-0box - pbp1499W9.02----6-----------096200th career Win, Game Score of 96
1980-07-2237.061NYAMILHNW 3-0box - pbp1508W9.04---12--1--------086Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1982-04-2838.342NYACALHNW 6-0box - pbp1547W9.06---15-----------085Shutout
1982-05-2539.003NYATORHNW 8-0box - pbp1552W9.05---11-----------083Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1983-09-1440.115CALKCAHNL 0-1box - pbp1611   13.013----6-----------098Game Score of 98
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1987-08-0844.078NYADETADW 7-0box - pbp1704W9.02---13--1--------091Game Score of 91
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Career Batting Feats

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Game DateTeamOppPosLnG#ABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPNotes
1963-09-06CLEWS2p91----------------First Career Game
1965-09-25CHANYAp967411--11---2-----First Career homer