Giants Cards of the Mid 1970s

Saturday, October 10, 2009

1970 Topps Giants - Part 6 (more pitchers)


  • Bob Garibaldi didn't pitch for the Giants in 1970. His last major league appearance was October 1, 1969. Bob was the player-manager for AAA Phoenix, where he was 15-10 with a 2.87 ERA. The Phoenix Giants were 85-61 under Garibaldi's management. He was traded to the Kansas City Royals after the season.

  • Gaylord Perry was the Giants' ace in 1970. He was 23-12 with an ERA of 3.20 in 41 starts.




  • Don McMahon was the bullpen ace in 1970. He appeared in 61 games, had 19 saves, and was 9-5 with a 2.96 ERA.

  • Juan Marichal was an NL All Star from 1962-1969 and again in 1971.

  • Others who pitched for the Giants but didn't get a 1970 Giants' card:

  • Skip Pitlock (5-5, 4.66 ERA, 18 appearances, 15 starts)
  • Frank Reberger (7-8, 5.57 ERA, 45 appearances, 18 starts, 2 saves)
  • Jerry Johnson (3-4, 4.27 ERA, 33 appearances, 1 start, 3 saves)
  • Mike Davison (3-5, 6.50 ERA, 31 appearances)
  • Don Carrithers (2-1, 7.36 ERA, 11 appearances, 2 starts)
  • Miguel Puente (1-3, 8.20 ERA, 6 appearances, 4 starts)
  • John Cumberland (2-0, 0.82 ERA, 7 appearances)
  • Bill Faul (0-0, 7.45 ERA, 7 appearances)
  • Jim Johnson (1-0, 8.10 ERA, 3 appearances)




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