1975 Topps Set Card 170/660 – #42 – Joe Coleman, Tigers
Player Name: Joe Coleman
Team: Detroit Tigers
Image Style: Posed Pitching
Years In The Major Leagues: 15 seasons, 1965-79
Notes From His 1975 Season: Joe Coleman started 31 games for the Detroit Tigers during the 1975 baseball season. He posted a record of 10-18 with 6 complete games and 1 shutout. He had an ERA of 5.55 on the year which included giving up 234 hits and 137 runs in 201 innings of work. Coleman also struck out 125 batters while walking 85 during the campaign. He led the AL in wild pitches with 15.
Notes From Career: Joe Coleman is a former All-Star pitcher that played for 7 different teams during his 15-season career. He had a record of 142-135 with 7 saves during that time while also posting a career ERA of 3.70. Coleman pitched in 2569 innings during his big league career while giving up 2,416 hits and 1,202 runs while striking out 1,728 batters.