Lynn McGlothen

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Lynn Everett McGlothen

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Biographical Information[edit]

Although he came up with the American League Boston Red Sox, Lynn McGlothen's best years were in the National League with the St. Louis Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs in the 1970s. He was an All-Star in 1974 as a member of the St. Louis Cardinals

His only 2 saves came in 1979 as a member of the Cubs. He pitched the last 3 innings on May 4th against the Atlanta Braves and did the same on June 10th against the Los Angeles Dodgers. He also made 29 starts that year.

McGlothen was killed in a mobile home fire at the age of 34, less than two years after his final big league appearance with the New York Yankees.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • NL All-Star (1974)
  • 15 Wins Seasons: 2 (1974 & 1975)
  • 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 4 (1974-1976 & 1979)

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