Tom Poholsky

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Tom Poholsky
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Born: (1929-08-26)August 26, 1929
Detroit, Michigan
Died: January 6, 2001(2001-01-06) (aged 71)
Kirkwood, Missouri
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 20, 1950, for the St. Louis Cardinals
Last MLB appearance
September 11, 1957, for the Chicago Cubs
MLB statistics
Win-Loss record 31–52
Earned run average 3.93
Innings 753⅔

Thomas George Poholsky (August 26, 1929 – January 6, 2001) was an American professional baseball player, and a pitcher in Major League Baseball from 19501957.

Born in Detroit, Michigan, Poholsky appeared in 159 games, 104 as a starting pitcher, for the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs. A right-hander, he stood 6 feet 3 inches (191 cm) tall and weighed 205 pounds (93 kg). He never had a winning season in the Majors, but had a stellar minor league baseball career, posting 16–3 and 18–6 seasons in the Cardinals' farm system and compiling an overall minor league record of 80–54 (.597).


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