Fay Thomas

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Fay Thomas
Born: (1903-10-10)October 10, 1903
Holyrood, Kansas
Died: August 12, 1990(1990-08-12) (aged 86)
Chatsworth, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 27, 1927, for the New York Giants
Last MLB appearance
September 29, 1935, for the St. Louis Browns
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 9-20
Earned run average 4.95
Strikeouts 112

Fay Wesley (Scow) Thomas (October 10, 1903 in Holyrood, Kansas – August 12, 1990 in Chatsworth, California) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball. He pitched for four different teams from 1927 to 1935. He also pitched for five teams in the Pacific Coast League from 1930–1943[1] and was elected to the Pacific Coast League Hall of Fame in 2004.[2] He attended the University of Southern California. He appeared in the film The Pride of the Yankees as Christy Mathewson.

Thomas died on August 12, 1990 from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.


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