Chuck Seelbach

1974 Topps

Seelbach spent just four seasons in the big leagues, all of them with the Detroit Tigers. He was an integral part of Detroit’s pitching staff in 1972, going 9-8 with a 2.89 ERA and 14 saves in 61 games. He pitched 112 innings that year and finished 34 games, helping the Tigers reach the ALCS. He was on the mound when Detroit beat Boston to clinch the American League East (which he mentions on his questionnaire). He pitched in two games of the ALCS which the Tigers lost to the Oakland A’s. Seelbach suffered a shoulder injury the following year and pitched in just five games for Detroit. He appeared in four more in 1974 before calling it quits.


Chuck Seelbach – career stats

Published by Chris

Writer, historian, father, intrepid traveller, journalist, aging punk ... I am actually in a Hall of Fame.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: