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Jim Perry Autograph on a 1972 Topps (#220)
photo credit: lonepine
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Birthday 30 October, 1935
Birthplace Williamston, NC
Height 6' 4" (193 cm)
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality American
Occupation Baseball
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James Evan Perry, Jr. (born October 30, 1935) is an American former Major League Baseball pitcher. He pitched from 1959-1975 for four different teams. During a 17-year baseball career, Perry compiled 215 wins, 1,576 strikeouts, and a 3.45 earned run average.

MLB Batting Statistics

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1959 CLE 44 50 5 15 0 1 0 5 0 0 3 0.300 0.300 0.340
1960 CLE 42 91 7 22 2 0 0 5 0 1 14 0.242 0.247 0.264
1961 CLE 35 73 4 12 2 0 0 3 0 1 14 0.164 0.176 0.192
1962 CLE 35 60 8 11 1 0 0 0 0 2 8 0.183 0.210 0.200
1963 CLE 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.000 0.000 0.000
1963 MIN 35 51 5 11 2 0 0 4 0 6 12 0.216 0.298 0.255
1964 MIN 42 13 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 0.154 0.154 0.154
1965 MIN 36 53 3 9 1 1 0 3 0 1 16 0.170 0.200 0.226
1966 MIN 33 59 5 13 4 0 1 7 0 5 18 0.220 0.288 0.339
1967 MIN 39 42 2 8 1 0 1 7 0 0 6 0.190 0.190 0.286
1968 MIN 32 42 4 6 1 0 2 5 0 2 12 0.143 0.182 0.310
1969 MIN 47 93 8 16 3 1 0 7 0 3 24 0.172 0.204 0.226
1970 MIN 41 97 9 24 4 0 1 6 0 1 14 0.247 0.253 0.320
1971 MIN 40 92 10 17 0 0 0 5 0 7 18 0.185 0.242 0.185
1972 MIN 35 71 3 11 1 0 0 1 0 3 14 0.155 0.187 0.169
1973 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1974 CLE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1975 CLE 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
1975 OAK 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
Career 542 889 73 177 22 3 5 59 0 32 179 - - -

MLB Fielding Statistics

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1959 CLE 44 13 153 12 24 0 1 1.000
1960 CLE 42 36 261 23 40 2 4 0.969
1961 CLE 35 35 223 17 37 5 5 0.915
1962 CLE 35 27 193 12 39 1 3 0.981
1963 CLE 5 0 10 0 2 0 0 1.000
1963 MIN 35 25 168 8 28 2 1 0.947
1964 MIN 42 1 65 3 9 0 0 1.000
1965 MIN 36 19 167 7 26 1 3 0.971
1966 MIN 33 25 184 9 22 1 0 0.969
1967 MIN 39 11 130 4 15 1 2 0.950
1968 MIN 32 18 139 10 26 3 1 0.923
1969 MIN 47 36 261 12 31 1 3 0.977
1970 MIN 41 41 278 11 47 1 0 0.983
1971 MIN 40 39 270 17 44 0 4 1.000
1972 MIN 35 35 217 21 28 6 3 0.891
1973 DET 35 34 203 12 33 3 1 0.938
1974 CLE 36 36 252 7 42 2 1 0.961
1975 CLE 8 6 37 3 7 0 1 1.000
1975 OAK 15 11 67 3 6 0 0 1.000
Career 635 448 - 191 506 29 33 -

MLB Pitching Statistics

Year Team W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO
1959 CLE 12-10 2.65 44 13 8 2 4 153 122 54 45 55 79
1960 CLE 18-10 3.62 41 36 10 4 1 261 257 118 105 91 120
1961 CLE 10-17 4.71 35 35 6 1 0 223 238 132 117 87 90
1962 CLE 12-12 4.14 35 27 7 3 0 193 213 94 89 59 74
1963 CLE 0-0 5.23 5 0 0 0 0 10 12 6 6 2 7
1963 MIN 9-9 3.74 35 25 5 1 1 168 167 77 70 57 65
1964 MIN 6-3 3.44 42 1 0 0 2 65 61 26 25 23 55
1965 MIN 12-7 2.63 36 19 4 2 0 167 142 57 49 47 88
1966 MIN 11-7 2.54 33 25 8 1 0 184 149 61 52 53 122
1967 MIN 8-7 3.03 37 11 3 2 0 130 123 51 44 50 94
1968 MIN 8-6 2.27 32 18 3 2 1 139 113 37 35 26 69
1969 MIN 20-6 2.82 46 36 12 3 0 261 244 87 82 66 153
1970 MIN 24-12 3.04 40 40 13 4 0 278 258 112 94 57 168
1971 MIN 17-17 4.23 40 39 8 0 1 270 263 135 127 102 126
1972 MIN 13-16 3.35 35 35 5 2 0 217 191 93 81 60 85
1973 DET 14-13 4.03 35 34 7 1 0 203 225 96 91 55 66
1974 CLE 17-12 2.96 36 36 8 3 0 252 242 94 83 64 71
1975 CLE 1-6 6.69 8 6 0 0 0 37 46 34 28 18 11
1975 OAK 3-4 4.66 15 11 2 1 0 67 61 43 35 26 33
Career 215-174 - 630 447 109 32 10 - 3127 1407 1258 998 1576

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1970 1970 MLB All-Star Game Himself - AL Pitcher
1970 1970 American League Championship Series Himself - Minnesota Twins Pitcher
1965 1965 World Series Himself - Minnesota Twins Pitcher

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