Jim Tatum (baseball)
|First baseman / Third baseman|
October 9, 1967 |
San Diego, California
|Batted: Right||Threw: Right|
|September 18, 1992 for the Milwaukee Brewers|
|Last MLB appearance|
|June 11, 1998 for the New York Mets|
|Runs batted in||29|
Tatum made his major league debut with the Milwaukee Brewers on September 18, 1992, and appear in his final game on June 11, 1998. Tatum was a member of the inaugural Colorado Rockies team that began play in Major League Baseball in 1993. He hit the first grand slam in Colorado Rockies history on May 4, 1993.
He also played one season in Japan for the Yakult Swallows (2012 - ?).
Japan Series Champion 1997 Hit game winning Home Run in top of 8th against Seibu Lions, Swallows won 1-0.
1st Career pinch hit in Colorado Rockies Franchise History April 8, 1993 off Brett Saberhagen NY Mets Shea Stadium.
Led MLB in Pinch hits with 17 in 1993 for Colorado Rockies.
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