FUN FACTS

Glavine GolfingFAMILY
Parents: Fred and Mildred
Siblings: Debbie, Fred, Mike
Wife: Christine
Children: Amber, Jonathan, Peyton, Mason, Kienan


MUSIC
Batter Introduction Songs: "These Sounds Fall Into My Mind" - The Bucketheads (1997); "Dreams" - Van Halen (1998); "Happy" - Sister Hazel (1999, 2000); "What U Gon' Do" - Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz (2005-2007)
Pitching Introduction Song: "Sweet Child O' Mine" - Guns N' Roses
Music: Likes alternative and classic rock
Artists: James Taylor, Collective Soul, Led Zeppelin, etc.
Top 5 On his IPOD (Mar. 2007): "Sweet Child O' Mine" - Guns N' Roses, "New Years Day" - U2, "Jamie's Crying" - Van Halen, "Clocks" - Coldplay, "Heavy" - Collective Soul
Favorite Christmas Carol: "Silent Night"
Favorite Christmas Song: "Winter Wonderland"

FOOD
Food Type: Italian
Meal: Veal parmigiana with spaghetti
Pizza Topping: Pepperoni
Candy Bars: Milky Way, Snickers
M&Ms: Peanut M&Ms
Ice Cream: Strawberry
Dessert: Strawberry Shortcake or Ice Cream
Fast Food: Chick Fil A
Fruit: Orange
Beverage: Water
Gum: Sugarless Bazooka
Cereal: Froot Loops
Recipes: Lasagna, French Toast

SPORTS
Hockey: Boston Bruins, Atlanta Thrashers
Basketball: Boston Celtics
Football: New England Patriots
College Team: Notre Dame
Favorite Athletes As a Kid: Bobby Orr, Carl Yastremski, Fred Lynne
Favorite Athletes Outside of Baseball: Tiger Woods, Tom Brady
Sports Announcer: Chris Berman
Past Baseball Moment He Would Most Like To Haven Seen: Don Larsen's perfect game in the World Series
Favorite City To Play In: Chicago
Memorable Baseball Game: Game 6 of the 1995 World Series
Memorable Baseball Game Hit: Homerun against Cincinnati in 1995
Most Embarrassing Baseball Moment: Forgetting to take the donut off his bat in a game early in his career in Chicago
Most painful World Series Loss: 1996 to the Yankees
Golf Courses: The Augusta National, Pebble Beach
Nickname in High School: "Silk" because of his smooth style on the ice

TV/MOVIES:
Movies: Forrest Gump, Good Will Hunting, Caddyshack, Silence Of The Lambs, Braveheart
Baseball Movies: Field of Dreams, Bull Durham, Major League, The Natural
Disney Animated Movie: The Lion King
TV Shows: Cheers, The Simpsons, Seinfeld, Ally McBeal, Just Shoot Me, Frasier
Soap Opera: Young and the Restless
Glavine Commercials: Nike commercial w/ Greg Maddux and Heather Locklear
Glavine TV Appearances: Nickelodeon episode of "Cousin Skeeter"; 2005 ESPY Awards Skit w/ Ron Howard

MISCELLANEOUS
Books Written: None But The Braves and Baseball For Everybody
Color: Purple
Animal: Dog
Season: Fall
Holiday: Christmas
Christmas Gift: baseball glove
Favorite School Subject: Math
Least Favorite School Subject: English
Historical Person He'd Most Like to Meet: JFK
First Car: Z28 Camaro he bought his first year of baseball
Three Dinner Guests: John F. Kennedy, Jesus, George Washington
Favorite Board Game as a Kid: Strat-O-Matic Baseball
Worst Habit: Drinking too much soda
Biggest Fear:Snakes