Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Tommy John
Thomas John
Tommy John.
BornMay 22, 1943
Terre Haute, Indiana
Pitcher, primarily for the Dodgers (1972-78) and Yankees (1979-82, 1986-89). His 26-year career is the second longest all-time. He was immortalized as the namesake for a type of elbow ligament replacement surgery, known simply as "Tommy John surgery."

The repository contains one quote from Tommy John.


I have four basic pitches: fastball, curve, slider and change-up, plus eight illegal ones.