1975 Topps Set Card 209/660 – #272 – Lynn McGlothen

1975 Topps Set Card 209/660 – #272 – Lynn McGlothen

Progress: 209/660

Player Name:  Lynn McGlothen

Team:  St. Louis Cardinals

Position:   Pitcher

Image Style:  Posed Pitching

Years In The Major Leagues:  11 seasons, 1972-82

Notes From His 1975 Season:  Lynn McGlothen started 34 games for the Cardinals in 1975.  He compiled a record of 15-13 with 9 complete games and 2 shutouts.  In 239 innings of work, McGlothen amassed an ERA of 3.92 as he allowed 231 hits and 110 runs.  McGlothen struck out 146 batters in ’75, giving him an average of 5.5 K’s per nine innings pitched.

Notes From Career:  In 11 baseball seasons, Lynn McGlothen pitched for 6 different clubs.  He appeared in 318 games during that time, making 201 starts.  In total, McGlothen put together a record of 86-93 with 2 saves.  He threw 41 complete games with 13 shutouts while striking out 939 batters in 1,497 innings of work.  McGlothen was chosen as an All-Star during the 1974 baseball season.



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