On This Day

Tom Glavine

Profession: Baseball Pitcher

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: Played for the Atlanta Braves and won the Cy Young Award in 1991.

Born: March 25, 1966
Birthplace: Concord, Massachusetts, USA
Age: 55 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Aries

Historical Events

  • 1991-11-12 Atlanta Brave Tom Glavine wins NL Cy Young Award
  • 1993-09-19 Tom Glavine wins 20 games in 3 straight years
  • 1995-10-28 World Series Baseball: Atlanta Braves beat Cleveland Indians, 1-0 in Game 6 at Atlanta–Fulton County Stadium to win their 3rd title; MVP: Braves starter Tom Glavine
  • 2007-08-05 Atlanta left-hander Tom Glavine becomes only the 23rd pitcher in MLB history to reach the 300 win milestone as the Braves beat Cubs, 8-3
  • 2014-10-31 Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, Frank Thomas, Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa and Joe Torre are inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, NY

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