LAKEWOOD ALUMNI PROFILE


Name: Jim Strickland
High School: Lakewood HS (1964)
Position: Pitcher
Drafted: Signed by the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1964 as an amateur free agent at Age 16
Minor Leagues: Played 5 seasons - Minor League teams from 1964-1971: Pocatello/Santa Barbara, Salem, Albuquerque, Portland, Tacoma.
Professional: Played 4 seasons, from 1971-1973 Minnesota Twins, 1975 Cleveland Indians - Major Leagues from 1971-1973 Minnesota Twins, 1975 Cleveland Indians.
Pro Highlights: First game pitched 1971 VS California Angels 2.3IP, 1H, 4SO, O BB, O ER, and Won. Last game pitched September 1975
Career Highlights: Led 1964 Pioneer pitchers in errors (6); 1966 Texas in wild pitches (26) tied for most saves (15) in 1970; Names to Texas League All-Star Team 1969
Stats: Games Pitched 60, GS 0, GF 26, W4, L2, PCT .667 ERA 2.68, SV 5, IP 77.1, BFP 337, H 63, ER 23, R 39, HR 9 BB 44, SO 60.

 
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