Fandom

ArmchairGM Wiki

Tom Gordon

12,202pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Full Name: Thomas Gordon Primary Position: P
Height/Weight: 5' 9"/160 First Game: September 8, 1988
Birthdate: November 18, 1967 MLB Experience: 18 years
Birthplace: Sebring, Florida
Bat/Throw: Right/Right


Biography

Born on November 18, 1967 in Sebring, Florida, Tom Gordon (Thomas Gordon) played for the Kansas City Royals, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Houston Astros, Chicago White Sox, New York Yankees and Philadelphia Phillies over the course of his 18 year career. Gordon broke into the bigs on September 8, 1988 with the Kansas City Royals, and put up a 3.64 ERA in 163 innings pitched in 1989, his rookie year.

Most people believe that Tom Gordon's best season was 1998, when he posted a 2.72 ERA, notched 46 saves and struck out 78 batters.

Scouting Report

Statistics

Pitching Stats

Year Team G GS W L ERA K R ER CG SHO SV IP H HR BB IB WP HBP
1988 KC A 5 2 0 2 5.17 18 9 9 0 0 0 15.2 16 1 7 0 0 0
1989 KC A 49 16 17 9 3.64 153 67 66 1 1 1 163 122 10 86 4 12 1
1990 KC A 32 32 12 11 3.73 175 99 81 6 1 0 195.1 192 17 99 1 11 3
1991 KC A 45 14 9 14 3.87 167 76 68 1 0 1 158 129 16 87 6 5 4
1992 KC A 40 11 6 10 4.59 98 67 60 0 0 0 117.2 116 9 55 4 5 4
1993 KC A 48 14 12 6 3.58 143 65 62 2 0 1 155.2 125 11 77 5 17 1
1994 KC A 24 24 11 7 4.35 126 79 75 0 0 0 155.1 136 15 87 3 12 3
1995 KC A 31 31 12 12 4.43 119 110 93 2 0 0 189 204 12 89 4 9 4
1996 BOS A 34 34 12 9 5.59 171 143 134 4 1 0 215.2 249 28 105 5 6 4
1997 BOS A 42 25 6 10 3.74 159 85 76 2 1 11 182.2 155 10 78 1 5 3
1998 BOS A 73 0 7 4 2.72 78 24 24 0 0 46 79.1 55 2 25 1 9 0
1999 BOS A 21 0 0 2 5.60 24 11 11 0 0 11 17.2 17 2 12 2 0 1
2001 CHI N 47 0 1 2 3.38 67 18 17 0 0 27 45.1 32 4 16 1 2 1
2002 HOU N 15 0 0 2 3.32 17 7 7 0 0 0 19 15 2 6 2 0 0
2002 CHI N 19 0 1 1 3.42 31 12 9 0 0 0 23.2 27 1 10 1 0 1
2002 TOT N 34 0 1 3 3.38 48 19 16 0 0 0 42.2 42 3 16 3 0 1
2003 CHI A 66 0 7 6 3.16 91 29 26 0 0 12 74 57 4 31 3 5 4
2004 NY A 80 0 9 4 2.21 96 23 22 0 0 4 89.2 56 5 23 5 3 1
2005 NY A 79 0 5 4 2.57 69 25 23 0 0 2 80.2 59 8 29 4 1 0
2006 PHI N 59 0 3 4 3.34 68 23 22 0 0 34 59.1 53 9 22 4 3 1
Total NL 140 0 5 9 3.36 183 60 55 0 0 61 147.1 127 16 54 8 5 3
Total AL 669 203 125 110 3.95 1687 912 830 18 4 89 1889.1 1688 150 890 48 100 33
Total 809 203 130 119 3.91 1870 972 885 18 4 150 2036.2 1815 166 944 56 105 36

Fielding Stats

Year Team POS G GS INN PO A ERR DP TP PB SB CS PkO AVG
1988 KC A P 5 2 15.2 2 2 0 0 0 0 5 2 0 1.000
1989 KC A P 49 16 163 15 26 0 7 0 1 7 3 0 1.000
1990 KC A DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
1990 KC A P 32 32 195.1 17 24 1 1 0 4 8 10 1 .976
1991 KC A P 45 14 158 12 17 2 1 0 2 9 7 0 .935
1992 KC A P 40 11 117.2 11 14 1 1 0 4 5 7 0 .962
1993 KC A P 48 14 155.2 18 21 2 0 0 4 15 9 0 .951
1994 KC A P 24 24 155.1 12 25 2 3 0 0 32 8 0 .949
1995 KC A P 31 31 189 25 26 2 3 0 1 12 5 0 .962
1996 BOS A P 34 34 215.2 14 30 3 3 0 4 17 5 0 .936
1997 BOS A P 42 25 182.2 18 20 2 1 0 3 20 7 1 .950
1998 BOS A P 73 0 79.1 7 1 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 1.000
1999 BOS A P 21 0 17.2 0 1 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 1.000
2001 CHI N P 47 0 45.1 1 1 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 1.000
2002 HOU N P 15 0 19 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 .667
2002 CHI N P 19 0 23.2 1 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 1 1.000
2002 TOT N P 34 0 42.2 1 6 1 1 0 0 3 2 1 .875
2003 CHI A P 66 0 74 6 10 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1.000
2004 NY A P 80 0 89.2 6 13 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 .950
2005 NY A P 79 0 80.2 7 13 1 0 0 0 3 1 0 .952
2006 PHI N P 59 0 59.1 5 8 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 1.000
Total P 809 203 2036.2 177 258 18 23 0 27 165 67 4 .960
Total DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Batting Stats

Year Team G AB R H HR RBI AVG OBP SLG 2B 3B BB SO HBP SH SB IBB GDP
1988 KC A 5 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1989 KC A 49 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990 KC A 33 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 KC A 46 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1992 KC A 40 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1993 KC A 48 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1994 KC A 24 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995 KC A 32 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1996 BOS A 34 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1997 BOS A 42 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1998 BOS A 73 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1999 BOS A 21 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2001 CHI N 47 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002 HOU N 15 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002 CHI N 19 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2002 TOT N 34 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2003 CHI A 66 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2004 NY A 80 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2005 NY A 79 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2006 PHI N 59 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total NL 140 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total AL 672 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 812 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Transactions

  • Selected by Kansas City Royals in the 6th round of the free-agent draft (June 2, 1986 - signed June 3, 1986).
  • Granted free agency (October 30, 1995).
  • Signed by Boston Red Sox (December 21, 1995).
  • Granted free agency (November 1, 2000).
  • Signed by Chicago Cubs (December 14, 2000).
  • Traded by Chicago Cubs to Houston Astros in exchange for Ross Rohlicek and 2 players to be named later (August 22, 2002); Chicago Cubs received Travis Anderson and Mike Nannini (September 11, 2002).
  • Granted free agency (October 29, 2002).
  • Signed by Chicago White Sox (January 23, 2003).
  • Granted free agency (October 27, 2003).
  • Signed by New York Yankees (December 16, 2003).
  • Granted free agency (October 28, 2005).
  • Signed by Philadelphia Phillies (December 6, 2005).

Trivia

See also

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki