Tom Griffin (baseball)

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Tom Griffin
Tom Griffin - Houston Astros - 1976.jpg
1976
Pitcher
Born: (1948-02-22) February 22, 1948 (age 72)
Los Angeles, California
Batted: RightThrew: Right
MLB debut
April 10, 1969, for the Houston Astros
Last MLB appearance
May 11, 1982, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 77–94
Earned run average 4.07
Strikeouts 1,054
Teams

Thomas James Griffin (born February 22, 1948) is a former professional baseball pitcher. He played all or part of fourteen seasons in Major League Baseball, from 1969 to 1982, for the Houston Astros, San Diego Padres, California Angels, San Francisco Giants, and Pittsburgh Pirates.

On May 7, 1974, Griffin threw a one-hitter against the Pittsburgh Pirates. [1]

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