Allan Fulton Worthington
Red Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: February 5, 1929 in Birmingham, AL
High School: Phillips HS (Phillips, AL) Schools: Samford University (Birmingham, AL), University of Alabama (Tuscaloosa, AL) by the Signed Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent in 1951.
( All Transactions) Debut: July 6, 1953 (Age 24)
vs. PHI 9.0 IP, 2 H, 6 SO, 4 BB, 0 ER, W Teams (by GP): Twins/Giants/Reds/RedSox/WhiteSox 1953-1969 Final Game: October 2, 1969 (Age 40)
vs. CHW 1.0 IP, 0 H, 1 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
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News -- February 2014
2/12 Puckett's Pond: Rich Harden and the Minnesota Twins: Still Kinda, Maybe A Thing:
The dream, my dream, it is still alive. I thought it was dead after last season, but someone up there is smiling down at me. ... News -- September 2013
9/9 Twinstrivia.com: According to Elias: Jose Reyes snapped a scoreless tie with his RBI double off Jared Burton in the eighth inning and he came around to score an insurance ... News -- August 2013
8/9 D.C. Baseball Yesterday and Today: This Date in Washington Senators History – Senators are granted a license to sell beer at Griffith: August 9 1921 - In the longest game in the majors this season, the Browns hang a loss on the Senators, 8-6 in 19 innings at Griffith. ... News -- July 2013
7/26 Twinstrivia.com: This Day in Twins History – July 26, 1967: Twins pitcher Jim Merritt, a 23-year-old lefty sets a team record when he pitches the first 13 innings of an 18 inning 3-2 win ... News -- April 2013
4/11 SF Giants Rumors: SF Giants Rumors: Barry Zito Does It All, Nick Noonan To Make First MLB Start: It was a nice hot day in San Francisco as the San Francisco Giants put an old fashion whooping on the Rockies (10-0) to sweep ... News -- August 2012
8/9 D.C. Baseball Yesterday and Today: This Date in Washington Senators History – Senators are granted a license to sell beer at Griffith: August 9 1921 - In the longest game in the majors this season, the Browns hang a loss on the Senators, 8-6 in 19 innings at Griffith. ... News -- April 2012
4/11 High Heat Stats: No Longer on “Speaking” Terms – This Week in Baseball Trade History: In a follow-up to my inaugural piece in this vein, I’m looking at trades occurring this week (Apr 9 to 15) in baseball history. ... News -- February 2012
2/9 High Heat Stats: Fewest Wins by Pitchers with a Shutout Debut: Andy’s and John’s posts from earlier today made me curious about the career stats of pitchers who debuted with a shutout. ... News -- June 2010
6/18 B-R Blog: Games Scores > 63 in first 3 starts of a career: Stephen Strasburg, if I did my math correctly, earned himself another 75 Game Score tonight, giving him two 75's sandwiching a ...
6/13 B-R Blog: Drew Storen, National hero: Stephen Strasburg just got a huge boost from Drew Storen, who relieved Strasburg with the bases loaded and registered two outs ...
6/5 B-R Blog: Stephen Strasburg, best game scores in a debut, and happy birthday to us!: Well, Stephen Strasburg's major-league debut is just about upon us. I have even dedicated an entire Stat Challenge to him and ... News -- May 2010
5/27 B-R Blog: Starting Off With Consecutive Starts of 6 Shutout Innings: Elias is reporting that last night Hisanori Takahashi became the first Met pitcher in history to pitch at least six shutout innings ...