Jerry Koosman

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Birthday
23, 1942
Birthplace
Appleton, MN
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
23, 1942 (age 76)
Birthplace
Appleton, MN

About

MLB pitcher who teamed with Tom Seaver to help the New York Mets win the World Series in 1969.

Before Fame

He was discovered when he was pitching while serving in the US Army.

Trivia

He won Game 5 of the 1969 World Series to deliver an improbable championship for the Mets.

Family Life

He raised three children, Danielle, Shawn and Michael, with his former wife LaVonne.

Associated With

He pitched for the New York Mets for several years alongside relief pitcher Tug McGraw.