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Don Sutton
Donald Howard Sutton (Black & Decker)

Bats Right, Throws Right
Height 6' 1", Weight 185 lb.

MLB Debut April 14, 1966
Final Game August 9, 1988
Born April 2, 1945 in Clio, AL

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 Year Ag Tm  Lg  W   L   Pct   G   GS  CG  GF  SV SHO   IP     H   BFP    R   ER   HR  BB  IBB HBP  SO   WP BK  ERA
+--------------+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+-----+----+----+---+----+---+---+----+---+--+-----+
 1966 21 LAN NL  10  10  .500  27  26   1   0   0   0  182.0  152   738   74   67  16   57   3   4  161   3  0  3.31  CY-20
 1967 22 LAN NL  11  14  .440  30  30   4   0   0   2  196.2  213   830   92   82  18   39   6   3  148   3  0  3.75  
 1968 23 LAN NL  11  12  .478  27  27   8   0   0   3  206.1  177   831   60   51   7   40   2   1  157   3  1  2.22  CY-23
 1969 24 LAN NL  20  12  .625  41  41  17   0   0   6  324.1  305  1345  132  120  29   78   3   7  213   7  1  3.33  CY-9
 1970 25 LAN NL  13  12  .520  35  35   9   0   0   2  254.2  231  1044  117  101  33   69   2   3  174   4  3  3.57  CY-17
 1971 26 LAN NL  19  11  .633  38  38  13   0   0   3  288.2  262  1180  108   96  17   70   1   6  202   2  0  2.99  CY-4
 1972 27 LAN NL  23  10  .697  41  41  14   0   0   6  313.0  216  1246   88   80  22   97   1   7  251   9  1  2.30  CY-1
 1973 28 LAN NL  17   8  .680  35  35  13   0   0   5  279.0  235  1137   99   85  21   69   4   7  217   9  0  2.74  CY-9
 1974 29 LAN NL  23   7  .767  41  41   5   0   0   1  300.2  261  1246  122  102  25  100   4   4  175   8  1  3.05  CY-1
 1975 30 LAN NL  28   4  .875  39  38   3   0   0   1  273.1  187  1043   65   63  18   52   1   5  174   3  0  2.07  CY-2
 1976 31 LAN NL  10  14  .417  34  34   5   0   0   0  246.0  233  1007   95   85  18   71   0   5  148   2  1  3.11  
 1977 32 LAN NL   9  14  .391  34  34   1   0   0   1  216.2  222   954  129  119  29   83   0   9  134   6  2  4.94  
 1978 33 LAN NL  12  13  .480  33  33   9   0   0   3  256.1  216  1039  113  110  27   64   3   2  183   7  0  3.86  CY-24
 1979 34 LAN NL  12  13  .480  32  32   5   0   0   1  220.2  191   897   96   88  18   49   1   6  159   3  0  3.59  
 1980 35 LAN NL  15   9  .625  34  33   2   1   0   0  215.0  150   832   61   56  17   47   0   1  124   1  0  2.34  CY-7
 1981 36 SEA AL  26   6  .812  37  37   5   0   0   3  246.0  229  1030   84   71   9   62   2   3  174   1  1  2.60  CY-2
 1982 37 SEA AL   3   4  .429   9   9   2   0   0   0   67.0   57   276   25   23   5   19   1   3   47   0  0  3.09  CY-14
         MLA AL   9   4  .692  19  19   4   0   0   2  136.0  113   546   48   43   7   45   2   2   96   1  1  2.85  CY-14
         TOT     12   8  .600  28  28   6   0   0   2  203.0  170   822   73   66  12   64   3   5  143   1  1  2.93 
 1983 38 MLA AL  20   6  .769  30  30  10   0   0   3  231.2  194   917   76   64  20   46   2   4  162   4  0  2.49  CY-3
 1984 39 MLA AL   6   9  .400  16  16   4   0   0   2  117.0  115   490   49   37  11   33   1   2   78   3  0  2.85  
         SEA AL   5   5  .500  14  14   5   0   0   1  103.2  111   436   48   41  13   22   3   4   57   4  0  3.56  
         TOT     11  14  .440  30  30   9   0   0   3  220.2  226   926   97   78  24   55   4   6  135   7  0  3.18 
 1985 40 OAA AL  20  10  .667  36  34   8   0   0   3  237.0  238  1011  114  104  24   80   6   5  105   3  0  3.95  CY-10
 1986 41 OAA AL  11  14  .440  33  32   5   0   0   1  216.2  218   907  109   94  24   54   9   4  120   8  1  3.90  
 1987 42 OAA AL  14   6  .700  38  32   4   1   0   1  201.0  178   830   84   76  35   59   5   8  100   3  0  3.40  CY-14
 1988 43 SLN NL   4   6  .400  15  15   0   0   0   0   92.2   84   381   46   43   9   34   2   1   37   1  8  4.18  
+--------------+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+-----+----+----+---+----+---+---+----+---+--+-----+
 23 Seasons     351 233  .601 768 756 156   2   0  50 5422.0 4788 22193 2134 1901 472 1439  64 106 3596  98 21  3.16
+--------------+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+-----+----+----+---+----+---+---+----+---+--+-----+
 Categories in which this player led his league are indicated in red.

Miscellaneous Stats
 Year Ag Tm  Lg  %L  RC  RC/27 SOp RnSup  AB   H   HR  AVG   E   XTC  XTO  XPct  OSB  OCS SBPct  OPS Star 
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+-----+----+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+----+
 1966 21 LAN NL  35   67   3.3   0  3.23   51   8   0  .157   1    5    4  .800   15    6  .714  -13   
 1967 22 LAN NL  32   98   4.5   0  3.17   51  10   0  .196   0    4    2  .500   12    3  .800   21   
 1968 23 LAN NL  35   57   2.5   0  2.33   71  13   0  .183   1   12   11  .917   13    8  .619  -28   
 1969 24 LAN NL  35  128   3.5   0  4.10   98  19   0  .194   0    9    8  .889   13   13  .500  -35   
 1970 25 LAN NL  45  106   3.7   0  4.71   91  10   0  .110   5   13    7  .538   18    4  .818  -78   
 1971 26 LAN NL  44  105   3.3   0  4.37   98  16   0  .163   3   10    7  .700   17    8  .680    9   
 1972 27 LAN NL  41   88   2.5   0  4.34  103  13   0  .126   4   13    7  .538   14    2  .875   11   
 1973 28 LAN NL  46   93   3.0   0  4.77   92   9   0  .098   0    7    5  .714    6    2  .750    8   
 1974 29 LAN NL  47  117   3.5   0  4.98  102  16   0  .157   0    9    7  .778   18    6  .750  -28   
 1975 30 LAN NL  53   68   2.3   0  5.50   86  14   0  .163   0    4    4 1.000    9    8  .529  -91   
 1976 31 LAN NL  42  103   3.8   0  3.44   74   3   0  .041   1    8    6  .750   21   16  .568    4   
 1977 32 LAN NL  37  122   5.0   0  4.44   63   5   0  .079   0   11    9  .818   14    4  .778   59   
 1978 33 LAN NL  40   97   3.4   0  4.33   80   3   0  .038   0   12   12 1.000   30   11  .732  -87   
 1979 34 LAN NL  30   81   3.3   0  4.59   70  11   0  .157   1    9    7  .778   21    6  .778  -50   
 1980 35 LAN NL  52   54   2.3   0  4.03   68   4   0  .059   0    3    3 1.000   12    8  .600  -69   
 1981 36 SEA AL  56   86   3.1   0  6.35    0   0   0  .000   4    6    1  .167    2    0 1.000   21   
 1982 37 SEA AL  42   26   3.5   0  3.11    0   0   0  .000   1    4    3  .750    2    3  .400   28   
         MLA AL  53   43   2.9   0  7.21    0   0   0  .000   1    6    5  .833    9    8  .529  -34   
         TOT          70   3.1   0          0   0   0  .000   2   10    8  .800   11   11  .500
 1983 38 MLA AL  53   77   3.0   0  6.07    0   0   0  .000   1    7    6  .857   14    5  .737  -90   
 1984 39 MLA AL  57   49   3.8   0  4.19    0   0   0  .000   0    1    1 1.000    6    1  .857  -80   
         SEA AL  50   49   4.3   0  4.43    0   0   0  .000   0    1    1 1.000    7    5  .583  -29   
         TOT          99   4.0   0          0   0   0  .000   0    2    2 1.000   13    6  .684
 1985 40 OAA AL  43  122   4.7   1  5.18    5   0   0  .000   1    4    3  .750   16    8  .667    0   
 1986 41 OAA AL  41  103   4.2   0  4.53    0   0   0  .000   1    8    6  .750   24   10  .706  -30   
 1987 42 OAA AL  43   88   4.0   0  4.91    7   0   0  .000   0    8    7  .875    5    5  .500 -102   
 1988 43 SLN NL  62   41   4.2   0  4.33   26   1   0  .038   0    4    3  .750   17    6  .739  -56   
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+-----+----+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+----+
 23 Seasons         2080   3.4   1       1236 155   0  .125  25  178  135  .758  335  156  .682  -29   8
+--------------+---+----+-----+---+-----+----+---+---+-----+---+----+----+-----+----+----+-----+----+----+

HOF Standards: Pitching - 71.2 (Average HOFer ~ 50)


Postseason Stats   Postseason Register

 Year Round Tm  Opp  W/L   G  ERA    W-L  SV GS   IP   H   ER  BB  SO 
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+
 1971 NLCS  LAN NYN   W    1  0.00   1-0   0  1   9.0   2   0   2   5
      WS    LAN OAA   L    3  3.86   0-2   0  3  21.0  18   9   6  21
 1973 NLCS  LAN MON   W    2  2.25   0-1   0  1   8.0   4   2   6   5
      WS    LAN OAA   W    2  1.50   2-0   0  2  18.0  11   3   9  14
 1975 NLCS  LAN MON   W    1  0.00   1-0   0  1   9.0   3   0   2  10
      WS    LAN OAA   W    1  0.00   1-0   0  1   9.0   2   0   3   4
 1980 NLCS  LAN MON   W    1  0.84   0-1   0  1  10.2   3   1   2   3
      WS    LAN NYA   W    2  2.93   1-1   0  2  15.1  15   5   4  10
 1983 ALCS  MLA CHA   W    2  6.00   1-0   0  2  12.0  19   8   3  12
      WS    MLA ATN   L    3  3.37   0-3   0  3  21.1  22   8  10  15
 1984 ALCS  SEA BOA   W    2  4.73   1-1   0  2  13.1  20   7   6  10
      WS    SEA SDN   W    2  0.00   1-1   0  2  15.0   9   0   2  13
+------------------+-----+--+------+-----+--+--+-----+---+---+---+---+


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Managers

 Year  Tm    Record  Manager(s)
+----+-----+--------+------------------------------------------------------------+
 1966  LAN   78-84   Dave Jackson
 1967  LAN   67-95   Dave Jackson
 1968  LAN   66-96   Scott Campbell
 1969  LAN   94-68   Scott Campbell
 1970  LAN   72-90   Scott Campbell
 1971  LAN  102-60   Scott Campbell
 1972  LAN   78-84   Scott Campbell
 1973  LAN  109-54   Scott Campbell
 1974  LAN   92-70   Scott Campbell
 1975  LAN  102-60   Billy Vanson
 1976  LAN   77-85   Billy Vanson
 1977  LAN   81-81   Billy Vanson
 1978  LAN   73-89   Billy Vanson
 1979  LAN   82-80   Billy Vanson
 1980  LAN   94-68   Billy Vanson
 1981  SEA   94-68   Jeff Tripodi
 1982  SEA   69-93   Jeff Tripodi
 1982  MLA   83-79   Mark Simons
 1983  MLA   94-68   Mark Simons
 1984  MLA   68-94   Mark Simons
 1984  SEA   88-74   Jeff Tripodi
 1985  OAA   78-84   Drew Kennedy
 1986  OAA   78-84   Drew Kennedy
 1987  OAA   99-63   Drew Kennedy
 1988  SLN   66-96   Mike Rescigno

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