Glavine, Tom

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Name
Glavine, Tom Gender: M
Thomas Michael Glavine
born on 25 March 1966 at 07:28 (= 07:28 AM )
Place Concord, Massachusetts, 42n28, 71w21
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: McEvoy
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 04°24' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 11°54 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 16°43'



Tom Glavine
photo: jimmyack205, license cc-by-2.0

Biography

American baseball player, a pitcher for the Atlanta Braves. He throws left and is also a good hitter; 6’ tall, 185 lbs.

One of four kids in his family, Tom graduated from High School in 1984 where he played baseball, four-time league All Star and All-Conference honoree and hockey , All-Star and All-Conference teams three times. He earned the Boston Globe All-Scholastic and Player-of-the-Year honors in both sports. He was drafted by two pro sports teams, in the 2nd round by the Braves of the MLB and the 4th round by the Los Angeles Kings of the NHL. He signed with the Braves in June 1984 through 2001, making his major league debut on 8/17/1987 vs. the Houston Astros. Tom became a world-class hero when he pitched one of the greatest games in World Series History. The 1-0 victory over the Cleveland Indians in game six of the 1995 World Series clinched Atlanta's first world championship and earned Tom the title of Most Valuable Player of the 1995 World Series

Glavine married Christine with a stepson, Jonathan born 9/07/1994. Their daughter, Amber Nicole was born 1/24/1995, son Peyton on 3/23/1999 and Mason 9/21/2000. The household is active with dogs and cats. Tom is seen in commercial advertising for Mountain Dew and Nike shoes, and appeared in a TV guest shot. He had written two books, "None but the Braves: A Pitcher, a Team, a Champion," September 1996 and "Baseball for Everybody: Tom Glavine's Guide to America's Game," 1999. He has volunteered his time as a member of the National Sports Committee of the Leukemia Society of America and has helped raise several thousand dollars as honorary chairman of the Georgia Council on Child Abuse.

On August 5, 2007 the baseball phenomenon became the 23rd pitcher to win his 300th game. Glavine is one of only five left-handed pitchers on the elite list of 23.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Contracts, agreements June 1984 (Atlanta braves, 17 year contract)
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  • Work : Contracts, agreements 4 June 1984 (Signed by Atlanta Braves)
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  • Work : Contracts, agreements 9 June 1984 (Drafted by Los Angeles Kings)
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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 17 August 1987 (Major League debut)
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  • Work : Prize 1991 (Cy Young Award)
  • Work : Prize 1991 (All Star Game)
  • Work : Prize 1991 (World Series)
  • Work : Prize 1992 (All Star Game)
  • Work : Prize 1992 (World Series)
  • Work : Prize 1993 (All Star Game)
  • Work : Prize 1995 (World Series championship)
  • Work : Prize 1995 (M.V.P.)
  • Work : Prize 1995 (World Series MVP)
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 24 January 1995 (Birth of daughter, Amber Nicole)
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  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 24 January 1995 (Daughter Amber Nicole born)
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  • Work : Prize 1996 (All Star Game)
  • Work : Prize 1996 (World Series)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released September 1996 ("None but the Braves: A Pitcher, a Team, a Champion")
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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released September 1996 (Autobiography released)
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  • Work : Prize 1997 (All Star Game)
  • Work : Prize 1998 (Cy Young Award)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1999 ("Baseball for Everybody: Tom Glavine's Guide to America's Game")
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 23 March 1999 (Son Peyton born)
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  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 21 September 2000 (Birth of son Mason)
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  • Work : Great Achievement 5 August 2007 (Pitched 300th winning game)
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Source Notes

Frances McEvoy quotes B.C.

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Handedness (Left)
  • Traits : Body : Size (6")
  • Traits : Body : Weight (185 lbs)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Three, one daughter and two sons)
  • Family : Parenting : Extraordinarily nurturing
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three, one daughter and two sons)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Same Job more than 10 yrs (Pro baseball)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Sports team)
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Fundraiser (Child Abuse & Transplant Foundation)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Animals, pets (Cats and dogs)
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Family
  • Lifestyle : Social Life : Sports (Golf, hockey)
  • Vocation : Politics : Activist/ social (Voluteer work)
  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball (Pro pitcher)
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (World Series)
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (M.V.P.)
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (Cy Young Award X2, MVP's, All Star Game X 5, etc.)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession

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