Sea·ver (sēvər), (George) Thomas Known as "Tom." Born 1944.
American baseball player. A right-handed pitcher mainly with the New York Mets (1967-1977), he had 311 career victories and won the Cy Young Award three times (1969, 1973, and 1975).
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