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About Don Sutton
Donald Howard Sutton was an MLB pitcher for 23 years (1966-1988). His professional career began with the Los Angeles Dodgers. In 1981, he signed with the Houston Astros, which traded him to the Milwaukee Brewers the following year. He played in three seasons for the team before he was traded again, this time around to the Oakland Athletics.
He retired from the MLB in 1988, after playing for the California Angels (1985-1987) and returning to the Los Angeles Dodgers for one more stint.
Sutton was born to sharecropper parents. They had him when they were in their teenage years. He had four children with his wife Mary Sutton.
He is an inductee of the Baseball Hall of Fame. His jersey number 20 was retired by the LA Dodgers. During his time in the MLB, he played in four All-Star games.
He died aged 75 on 18 January 2021 following a battle with cancer.
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Don Sutton's Popularity
Don Sutton was a famous American baseball player, who was born on April 2, 1945. As a person born on this date, Don Sutton is listed in our database as the 81st most popular celebrity for the day (April 2) and the 184th most popular for the year (1945).
People born on April 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Don Sutton is the 2342nd most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Don Sutton's birthday, Don Sutton is the 15502nd most famous American.
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