John Marcum - 1934 Goudey

John Alfred “Footsie” Marcum (September 9, 1909 - September 10, 1984) went 20-13 with the Louisville Colonels of the American Association prior to joining the Philadelphia Athletics in 1933 where he went 3-2 in five games. Nicknamed “Footsie” for his large feet, Johnny pitched seven seasons with the Athletics (1933-1935), the Boston Red Sox (1936-1938) and the St. Louis Browns and Chicago White Sox in 1939. Marcum was a key started for Connie Mack and the A’s in 1934 and 1935 as he went 14-11 and 17-12 respectively before being sold to the Red Sox. In 1935, his best year, he also added 99 strikeouts, earning MVP consideration. Johnny Marcum had success at the plate as well as he batted .265 in 533 at-bats, 99 of which he was used as a left-handed pinch hitter. Johnny Marcum’s career ended in the minors compiling a 109-109 record in 305 games. As a Major Leaguer, he went 65-63 with 69 complete games, eight shutouts, 392 strikeouts and a 4.66 career ERA in 132 starts and 195 game appearances.



Condition Census (Explain)

Pos Grade Thumbnail Pedigree and History
1 MINT 9
1 MINT 9
2 NM-MT+ 8.5
3 NM-MT 8 (15)

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