Tom Timmermann
Thomas Henry Timmermann
 
 
Born: May 12, 1940 in Breese, IL
74 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'4" Wt: 215
(legend)
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Notes:
- Signed by the Detroit Tigers as an Amateur Free Agent in 1960
- High School: Aviston (Breese, IL)
- College/Univ: Southern Illinois University (1960)

Comparison

Comparison
Relief Pitchers
 
All Positions
 
#
Player
 
1 Hoyt Wilhelm
1952 - 1972
RP
47.3
Pl
WW2
 
-2.7
-0.7
50.1
-0.6
2 John Hiller
1965 - 1980
RP
30.9
 
-0.3
0.2
31.2
0.3
3 Lindy McDaniel
1955 - 1975
RP
28.1
 
-0.5
0.2
28.7
0.3
4 Rollie Fingers
1968 - 1985
RP
26.1
Pl
 
1.1
0.4
25.0
0.5
5 Sparky Lyle
1967 - 1982
RP
23.7
 
0.8
0.4
22.9
0.4
6 Don McMahon
1957 - 1974
RP
22.7
 
0.0
-0.1
22.7
-0.1
7 Tug McGraw
1965 - 1984
RP
22.2
VN
 
1.2
0.4
21.0
0.4
8 Terry Forster
1971 - 1986
RP
20.7
 
2.2
0.4
18.5
0.4
9 Dave Giusti
1962 - 1977
RP
19.1
 
2.9
0.5
16.1
0.4
10 Mike Marshall
1967 - 1981
RP
18.7
 
1.3
0.4
17.5
0.4
11 Ron Perranoski
1961 - 1973
RP
18.4
 
-0.6
0.2
19.0
0.2
12 Clay Carroll
1964 - 1978
RP
17.9
 
-0.5
0.5
18.4
0.5
13 Tom Burgmeier
1968 - 1984
RP
17.6
 
0.7
0.3
16.9
0.3
14 Gene Garber
1969 - 1988
RP
17.4
 
0.8
0.6
16.6
0.6
15 Bob Miller
1957 - 1974
RP
16.8
 
-1.1
0.2
17.9
0.2
16 Ted Abernathy
1955 - 1972
RP
16.1
MIL
 
-0.6
0.2
16.7
0.2
17 Jim Brewer
1960 - 1976
RP
16.1
 
0.3
0.4
15.7
0.4
18 Dave LaRoche
1970 - 1983
RP
15.3
 
1.0
0.4
14.2
0.4
19 Grant Jackson
1965 - 1982
RP
14.5
 
0.3
0.5
14.2
0.4
20 Frank Linzy
1963 - 1974
RP
13.2
 
0.6
0.4
12.5
0.3
21 Darold Knowles
1965 - 1980
RP
12.3
 
0.1
0.2
12.2
0.2
22 Chuck Taylor
1969 - 1976
RP
12.1
 
0.0
0.2
12.1
0.2
23 Phil Regan
1960 - 1972
RP
11.5
 
-0.1
0.2
11.7
0.3
24 Ken Sanders
1964 - 1976
RP
11.5
 
0.1
-0.1
11.4
-0.0
25 Steve Hamilton
1961 - 1972
RP
11.1
 
-0.0
-0.3
11.2
-0.2
26 Skip Lockwood
1965 - 1980
RP
11.0
 
0.4
0.1
10.7
0.2
27 Al Hrabosky
1970 - 1982
RP
10.6
 
0.5
0.3
10.1
0.3
28 Bob Locker
1965 - 1975
RP
10.4
 
-0.3
-0.3
10.7
-0.3
29 Joe Hoerner
1963 - 1977
RP
10.2
 
-0.0
0.4
10.2
0.4
30 Paul Lindblad
1965 - 1978
RP
10.0
 
0.8
0.0
9.2
0.1
31 Eddie Fisher
1959 - 1973
RP
9.9
 
-0.5
-0.4
10.4
-0.3
32 Vicente Romo
1968 - 1982
RP
8.8
 
-0.0
-0.1
8.8
-0.1
33 Steve Mingori
1970 - 1979
RP
8.4
 
0.1
0.2
8.3
0.2
34 Jack Aker
1964 - 1974
RP
8.1
 
-0.6
-0.2
8.7
-0.2
35 Eddie Watt
1966 - 1975
RP
7.6
 
0.9
-0.2
6.8
-0.2
36 Cecil Upshaw
1966 - 1975
RP
7.4
 
0.2
0.3
7.2
0.3
37 Fred Gladding
1961 - 1973
RP
7.0
 
-0.9
-0.0
8.0
-0.0
38 Ken Tatum
1969 - 1974
RP
6.5
 
1.0
-0.1
5.5
-0.1
39 Ramon Hernandez
1967 - 1977
RP
6.4
 
0.1
0.2
6.2
0.2
40 Jim Ray
1965 - 1974
RP
6.3
 
-0.5
0.3
6.8
0.2
41 Tom House
1971 - 1978
RP
5.4
PEDa
 
0.4
0.2
5.1
0.2
42 Pedro Borbon
1969 - 1980
RP
5.4
 
0.6
0.2
4.7
0.2
43 Danny Frisella
1967 - 1976
RP
5.2
 
0.4
0.2
4.8
0.2
44 Tom Timmermann
1969 - 1974
RP
5.1
 
-0.4
-0.0
5.5
-0.0
45 Horacio Pina
1968 - 1978
RP
4.8
 
0.1
0.0
4.7
0.0
46 Lerrin LaGrow
1970 - 1980
RP
4.8
 
0.1
0.2
4.6
0.2
47 George Culver
1966 - 1974
RP
4.8
 
-0.6
0.2
5.3
0.1
48 Ron Taylor
1962 - 1972
RP
4.4
 
-0.8
0.4
5.2
0.4
49 Fred Scherman
1969 - 1976
RP
4.2
 
0.0
0.1
4.2
0.1
50 Jim Willoughby
1971 - 1978
RP
4.2
 
0.1
0.2
4.0
0.1
 
  Tom Timmermann
1969 - 1974
RP
5.1
 
-0.4
-0.0
5.5
-0.0
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