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Jim McAndrew


Jim McAndrew

Jim McAndrew
Born: (1944-01-11) January 11, 1944 (age 70)
Lost Nation, Iowa
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
July 21, 1968 for the New York Mets
Last MLB appearance
May 29, 1974 for the San Diego Padres
Career statistics
Record 37-53
Earned run average 3.65
Strikeouts 424

Career highlights and awards

James Clement McAndrew (born January 11, 1944 in Lost Nation, Iowa) was a Major League Baseball pitcher from 1968 to 1974; he pitched for the New York Mets for his first six years, and the San Diego Padres in the last.

McAndrew started twelve games for the Mets in 1968; the Mets had a 4-8 record in those games, and his record was 4-7. He had a low 2.28 ERA in 1968.

He pitched in 161 games in his career, starting 110 of them. His W-L record was 37-53, with a 3.65 ERA; almost exactly the league average in those years. His nickname during his playing days was, "The Pride of Lost Nation, Iowa".

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from The Baseball Cube
  • Sabermetric Baseball Encyclopedia

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