1975 Topps Set Card 228/660 – #381 – John Curtis, Cardinals
Player Name: John Curtis
Team: St. Louis Cardinals
Image Style: Posed Pitching
Years In The Major Leagues: 15 seasons, 1970-84
Notes From His 1975 Season: John Curtis made 39 pitching appearances for the Cardinals in 1975, 18 of which were starts. He compiled a record of 8-9 with 1 save in those contests. Curtis worked 146 innings during the 1975 season, allowing 151 hits and 70 runs during that span en route to an ERA of 3.44. He also struck out 67 batters in that time, while walking 65.
Notes From Career: John Curtis was used as both a starting pitcher and relief pitcher during his 15-season MLB career. He has a career record of 89-97 with 11 saves, 42 complete games, and 14 shutouts. Curtis has a lifetime ERA of 3.96 as he allowed 1,695 hits and 810 runs in 1641 innings.