Autograph Of The Week : Don Sutton

On June 18, 1986, Don Sutton stepped on the rubber, threw out the first pitch, and went on to win game number three-hundred. The most amazing part of that particular date is that it was Sutton's twentieth season in the big leagues which made him the first pitcher to need twenty seasons to win three-hundred ball games!

"Whenever I pitch during the regular season, it's work, to me it's like a routine thing, like going to the office or walking into a factory." - Don Sutton
Autograph of the Week

3rd Week of June Recipient

Don Sutton Autograph

Card
1970 Topps

Card Number
622

Pen
Black Felt-Tip

Notes
Number 20 visible on card.



Don Sutton was the first pitcher to ever need twenty seasons to win three-hundred victories and went on to win a total of three-hundred twenty-four games!

Don Sutton is one of the few pitchers who belongs to both the 300 Wins Club and the 3,000 Strikeouts Club !

Don Sutton pitched from 1966 to 1988 and a complete review of his stats are available by clicking on his name.

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