Jim Mcandrew Biography: Age, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Siblings

Jim Mcandrew Biography, Age, Net Worth, Parents, Wife, Children, Siblings – Retired American professional baseball pitcher, Jim Mcandrew has died at 80. He pitched in Major League Baseball for the New York Mets and San Diego Padres from 1968 to 1974.

According to New York Mets spokesperson, Jay Horwitz, McAndrew died on Thursday, March 14, 2024, at HonorHealth Scottsdale Shea Medical Center in Arizona after a brief illness but didn’t specify the illness.

Who is Jim Mcandrew?

Born in 1944, McAndrew played baseball and basketball at the University of Iowa but stopped basketball after a knee injury during his sophomore season.

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He missed his junior season due to an injury but returned for his senior season and was selected by the Mets in the 11th round of the first amateur draft in 1965.

McAndrew made his MLB debut in 1968. A right-hander at the back end of the Mets rotation from 1968 to 1973.

During a 7-year m ajor league career for the Mets, he didn’t appear in the postseason for the 1969 World Series champions or 1973 National League pennant winners.

The 1969 season was just his second in the Majors as he served as a starter and part-time reliever for the Mets.

McAndrew went 6-7 with a 3.47 ERA in 27 games, with 21 starts. He threw 135 innings and pitched two shutouts that season.

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In 1970 he went 10-14 with a 3.56 ERA in 32 games (27 starts) and threw a career-high 184.1 innings.

In 1972 he had his only winning season with the Mets, an 11-8 record with a 2.80 ERA, the latter a career-low for a full season

In 1973 he was with the Mets again when they reached the World Series, making 12 starts and pitching in 23 games as he went 3-8 with a 5.38 ERA.

The Mets traded him to San Diego in 1974 and he wrapped his career with the San Diego Padres.

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After his baseball career (1974), he went to work at General Dynamics in Chicago and later worked in coal industry sales and management.

Jim Mcandrew Age

Jim Mcandrew was 80 years old when he died in March 2024. The retired American professional baseball pitcher was born on Monday, January 11, 1944, in Lost Nation, Iowa, United States

Jim Mcandrew Parents

No information on Jim Mcandrew’s parents is available as of this writing.

Jim Mcandrew Wife

Jim Mcandrew was married to Lyn at the time of his death.

Jim Mcandrew Children

Jim Mcandrew and his wife, Lyn, had four children; daughter Jana McAndrew and sons Jamie McAndrew, Jeff McAndrew, and Jon McAndrew. His son, Jamie also pitched in the major leagues

Jim Mcandrew Siblings

No information on Jim Mcandrew’s siblings is available as of this writing.

Jim Mcandrew Net Worth

Jim Mcandrew’s net worth remains undisclosed as of this writing.

Source: Ngnews247.com

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