Bespectacled Baseball
I led Gulf Coast League catchers in Double Plays with 4 at Bradenton in 1969 and was named Player of the Year. Also topped backstops in Putouts & Assists.

I led Gulf Coast League catchers in Double Plays with 4 at Bradenton in 1969 and was named Player of the Year. Also topped backstops in Putouts & Assists.

I was named Southern League Player of the Year at Jacksonville in 1973. I was also named as outfielder on The Sporting News A.L. All-Star Fielding Team for the 1977 season.

I was named Southern League Player of the Year at Jacksonville in 1973. I was also named as outfielder on The Sporting News A.L. All-Star Fielding Team for the 1977 season.

I went 11-6 with a 3.57 ERA for the Rangers in 1977. I was traded by the Rangers to the Braves with Tommy Boggs and Eddie Miller for Willie Montanez as part of a 4-team swap.

I went 11-6 with a 3.57 ERA for the Rangers in 1977. I was traded by the Rangers to the Braves with Tommy Boggs and Eddie Miller for Willie Montanez as part of a 4-team swap.


I went 13-13 with a 3.58 ERA for the Boston Red Sox in 1973. 
(PS - this is of course the first thing they teach you in photo class - be sure to have a large shadow over someone’s face)

I went 13-13 with a 3.58 ERA for the Boston Red Sox in 1973. 

(PS - this is of course the first thing they teach you in photo class - be sure to have a large shadow over someone’s face)


I tied the Major League record for most times hit by a pitch in an extra-inning game with 3 in 11 inning contest, August 27, 1975.

I tied the Major League record for most times hit by a pitch in an extra-inning game with 3 in 11 inning contest, August 27, 1975.

I made my Major League debut April 23, 1978 vs. Braves, allowing no runs in an inning and a third of pitching

I made my Major League debut April 23, 1978 vs. Braves, allowing no runs in an inning and a third of pitching

I was traded by the New York Mets to the Atlanta Braves for infielder Leo Foster, 4-4-75

I was traded by the New York Mets to the Atlanta Braves for infielder Leo Foster, 4-4-75