Highlights & Notables > 1995

With 91 victories, Glavine the winningest pitcher in the major leagues over the past five seasons (Maddux has 90 wins 1991-95)

Glavine is the winningest left-handed pitcher in baseball during the last eight years (122)

Won 16 games this season

It marks the 5th straight year he has been in the top five in the National League in wins (4th)

Since September of 1990, Glavine is 95-41 (.699) with a 3.06 ERA (379 ER, 1115.1 IP)

Hit his first major league home run off the Reds' John Smiley August 10 in a Braves 2-1 win in Atlanta (came in his 536th big league at-bat)

Notched his 1,000th career strikeout August 21 in Houston, fanning the Astros' Doug Drabek in the third inning of the game

Glavine's ERA outside the first inning this season was 2.28 (43 ER, 169.2 IP), while is ERA in the first inning was 7.76 (25 ER, 29.0 IP)

Finished the season 11-3 with 2.80 ERA (39 ER, 125.1 IP) in 18 starts since June 26

Went 4-0 with 1.45 ERA (6 ER, 37.1 IP) in August

Posted a 10-3 record with a 2.61 ERA on the road (31 ER, 107.0 IP)

Right-handed hitters batted just .229 against him (137-for-599)

At the plate, tied his career high with eight RBI

Finished 7th in winning percentage (.696), T5th in ERA (3.08), 4th in wins (16), 6th in innings pitched (198.2), T9th in opponents batting average against (.246) and complete games (3)

Tied Steve Avery for the team lead with eight sacrifice hits


Received no-decision in Game 2 of Division Series (7.0 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 3 K) and also in Game 2 of the NLCS (7.0 IP, 7 H, 1 R, 1 ER , 2 BB, 5 K)

Named World Series MVP after going 2-0 with a 1.29 ERA vs. Indians

Won Game 2, 4-3 (6.0 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 3 K) and followed that outing with one of the best pitched games in World Series history when he shut down the powerful Indians attack on one hit over 8.0 innings in the Braves' 1-0 Game 6 clincher (3 BB, 8 K)

Lowered his career World Series ERA to 1.83 (9 ER, 44.1 IP), which ranks 9th on the all-time list among pitchers who have worked 40+ W.S. innings

His four World Series career wins tie Warren Spahn and Lew Burdette for the most by Braves pitchers

Tom's 1995 post-season totals: 2-0, 1.61, 4 G, 28.0 IP, 5 ER, 19 K)