Jake Thielman

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Jake Thielman
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Pitcher
Born: (1879-05-20)May 20, 1879
St. Cloud, Minnesota
Died: January 28, 1928(1928-01-28) (aged 48)
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 23, 1905 for the St. Louis Cardinals
Last MLB appearance
August 9, 1908 for the Boston Red Sox
Career statistics
Win-Loss Record 30-28
Strikeouts 158
ERA 3.16
Teams

John Peter Thielman (May 20, 1879 – January 28, 1928) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1905 through 1908 for the St. Louis Cardinals (1905–1906), Cleveland Naps (1907–1908) and Boston Red Sox (1908). Listed at 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m), 175 lb., Thielman batted and threw right-handed. He was born in St. Cloud, Minnesota. His younger brother, Henry Thielman, also pitched in the majors.

In a four-season career, Thielman posted a 30–28 record with 158 strikeouts and a 3.16 ERA in 65 appearances, including 56 starts, 56 complete games, three shutouts, and 475⅓ innings of work.

Thielman died at the age of 48 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Best seasons[edit]

  • 1905 – 15 wins, 87 SO, 3.50 ERA, 242.0 innings
  • 1907 – 11 wins, 56 SO, 2.33 ERA, 166.0 innings

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