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Jim Lonborg Autograph on a 1990 Swell (#124)
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Age 73
Birthday 16 April, 1942
Birthplace Santa Maria, CA
Height 6' 5" (196 cm)
Zodiac Sign Aries
Nationality American
Occupation Baseball
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James Reynold Lonborg (born April 16, 1942) is a former Major League Baseball right-handed starting pitcher who played with the Boston Red Sox (1965–71), Milwaukee Brewers (1972) and Philadelphia Phillies (1973–79). He was known as "Gentleman Jim" during his 15-year career for his fearlessness for pitching on the inside of the plate.

MLB Batting Statistics

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1965 BOS 32 59 4 8 3 0 0 4 0 5 22 0.136 0.203 0.186
1966 BOS 46 54 5 5 2 1 0 0 0 2 23 0.093 0.125 0.167
1967 BOS 39 99 7 14 1 1 0 8 1 4 52 0.141 0.175 0.172
1968 BOS 23 39 4 11 2 0 1 2 0 0 14 0.282 0.282 0.410
1969 BOS 29 41 1 4 1 0 0 2 0 5 22 0.098 0.191 0.122
1970 BOS 9 9 2 4 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 0.444 0.444 0.889
1971 BOS 27 53 2 9 0 0 0 3 0 4 19 0.170 0.228 0.170
1972 MIL 33 69 1 10 0 0 0 3 0 4 29 0.145 0.192 0.145
1973 PHI 38 59 2 8 2 0 0 3 0 6 29 0.136 0.215 0.169
1974 PHI 39 94 3 9 2 0 1 8 0 5 44 0.096 0.140 0.149
1975 PHI 27 44 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 6 17 0.023 0.140 0.023
1976 PHI 33 67 5 11 1 0 0 4 0 6 20 0.164 0.233 0.179
1977 PHI 25 48 1 5 0 0 0 1 0 2 22 0.104 0.140 0.104
1978 PHI 22 34 2 6 2 0 0 3 0 2 14 0.176 0.243 0.235
1979 PHI 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.000 0.000 0.000
Career 426 770 41 105 17 2 3 43 1 51 330 - - -

MLB Fielding Statistics

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1965 BOS 32 31 185 12 24 5 0 0.878
1966 BOS 46 23 181 18 21 2 2 0.951
1967 BOS 39 39 273 19 24 1 2 0.977
1968 BOS 23 17 113 8 6 0 0 1.000
1969 BOS 29 23 143 13 18 2 1 0.939
1970 BOS 9 4 34 2 5 0 1 1.000
1971 BOS 27 26 167 15 28 1 3 0.977
1972 MIL 33 30 223 9 25 3 2 0.919
1973 PHI 38 30 199 10 26 5 2 0.878
1974 PHI 39 39 283 16 26 2 1 0.955
1975 PHI 27 26 159 24 18 1 0 0.977
1976 PHI 33 32 222 21 16 0 0 1.000
1977 PHI 25 25 157 10 17 0 3 1.000
1978 PHI 22 22 113 11 14 0 1 1.000
1979 PHI 4 1 7 1 0 0 0 1.000
Career 426 368 - 189 268 22 18 -

MLB Pitching Statistics

Year Team W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO
1965 BOS 9-17 4.47 32 31 7 1 0 185 193 112 92 65 113
1966 BOS 10-10 3.86 45 23 3 1 2 181 173 86 78 55 131
1967 BOS 22-9 3.16 39 39 15 2 0 273 228 102 96 83 246
1968 BOS 6-10 4.29 23 17 4 1 0 113 89 57 54 59 73
1969 BOS 7-11 4.51 29 23 4 0 0 143 148 78 72 65 100
1970 BOS 4-1 3.18 9 4 0 0 0 34 33 12 12 9 21
1971 BOS 10-7 4.13 27 26 5 1 0 167 167 86 77 67 100
1972 MIL 14-12 2.83 33 30 11 2 1 223 197 75 70 76 143
1973 PHI 13-16 4.88 38 30 6 0 0 199 218 124 108 80 106
1974 PHI 17-13 3.21 39 39 16 3 0 283 280 113 101 70 121
1975 PHI 8-6 4.12 27 26 6 2 0 159 161 84 73 45 72
1976 PHI 18-10 3.08 33 32 8 1 1 222 210 85 76 50 118
1977 PHI 11-4 4.11 25 25 4 1 0 157 157 77 72 50 76
1978 PHI 8-10 5.23 22 22 1 0 0 113 132 69 66 45 48
1979 PHI 0-1 11.05 4 1 0 0 0 7 14 10 9 4 7
Career 157-137 - 425 368 90 15 4 - 2400 1170 1056 823 1475

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1967 1967 World Series Himself - Boston Red Sox Pitcher

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