Thomas Anthony Parsons
Weight: 210 lbs.
Born: September 13, 1939 in Lakeville, CT
Signed: 1957 by the Pittsburgh Pirates
Acquired: purchased from the Pirates, September 1964
Departed: sent to the Houston Astros to complete an earlier deal, November 1965; the Mets had traded a player to be named later (Parsons) and cash to the Astros for Jerry Grote
Okay, this doesn't mean anything to you, but Tom was born on exactly the same day as my father. He's pictured here on his 1962 Topps card.
YEAR CLUB G GS CG
IP W L PCT H R ER SO BB
ShO SV ERA
This is a list of the Tom Parson cards that I already have in my collection. If you have any cards that are not listed here, and you are willing to donate or trade them, contact me at Rounding Third. Items that are struck through are no longer a part of the Rounding Third collection, having been sold for charity.
1962 Topps #326 (Rookie)
1965 Topps #308 (Mets Rookie Stars;
with Cleon Jones)
1991 Nobody Beats the Wiz Mets #310
Other Tom Parsons memorabilia in my collection:
autographed 3 x 5 index card
autographed index card