Thursday, March 6, 2014

1978 Topps Baseball #113 - Don Carrithers

  • Don Carrithers was released by the Twins during spring training in 1978. He was in a serious automobile accident in 1977 and was unable to come back from his injuries.
  • After his release from the Twins, Don pitched for the AAA Phoenix Giants for two seasons. Carrithers was never called up to the majors and retired after the 1979 season.
  • 1978 Stats:
    • Phoenix Giants (AAA): 7-8, 2 saves, 4.62 ERA in 34 games (16 starts)