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36* TOM GORDON (Franchise player #0265 - 1988-13)

Position: P

Tom Gordon

Thomas Gordon ("Flash")
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 180 lb.

Born: November 18, 1967 in Sebring, FL

Acquired: June 2, 1986: Drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 6th round of the 1986 amateur draft. Player signed June 3, 1986.

Departed: October 30, 1995: Granted Free Agency (signed with the Boston Red Sox on December 21, 1995)

MLB Debut: September 8, 1988
Final MLB Game: July 5, 2008
Royals Debut: September 8, 1988
Final Royals Game:
October 1, 1995
 

Awards & Achievements (while with the Royals)
Topps All-Star Rookie Team: 1989
Royals Pitcher of the Month: April 1989, April 1990, June 1990, June 1994, September 1995
 
Statistics with the Royals (led team in bold)
Year W L G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB SO ERA
1988 0 2 5 2 0 0 0 15.2 16 9 9 1 7 18 5.17
1989 17 9 49 16 1 1 1 163.0 122 67 66 10 86 153 3.64
1990 12 11 32 32 6 1 0 195.1 192 99 81 17 99 175 3.73
1991 9 14 45 14 1 0 1 158.0 129 76 68 16 87 167 3.87
1992 6 10 40 11 0 0 0 117.2 116 67 60 9 55 98 4.59
1993 12 6 48 14 2 0 1 155.2 125 65 62 11 77 143 3.58
1994 11 7 24 24 0 0 0 155.1 136 79 75 15 87 126 4.35
1995 12 12 31 31 2 0 0 189.0 204 110 93 12 89 119 4.43
w/Royals 79 71 274 144 12 2 3 1149.2 1040 572 514 91 587 999 4.02
Career 138 125 887 203 18 4 158 2106.1 1886 1012 923 176 974 1928 3.94

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Tom Gordon page

* wore #16 in 1991

 
Notes
Also pitched for the Boston Red Sox (1996-99), Chicago Cubs (2001-02), Houston Astros (2002), Chicago White Sox (2003), New York Yankees (2004-05), & Philadelphia Phillies (2006-08)
 
 
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