Player: Lentine, Jim
Card: 1981 Fleer #476
Born in Los Angeles, CA, James Matthew Lentine is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) outfielder. He played all or part of three seasons in the major leagues, from 1978 to 1980, for the St. Louis Cardinals and Detroit Tigers.
As per Sports Illustrated, Jim was an outstanding athlete at Sierra High in Whittier, Calif., which competes in the highest division of the state’s Interscholastic Federation, South Section. He made first team all-league in football, basketball, baseball and track. He also set a league long-jump record of 22’1″
After his playing days, Jim has worked as a scout for the Toronto Blue Jays and the Texas Rangers. His brother Gip was a pro bowler.
Jim is also part of the St. Louis Cardinals Players Tour – Go to the Next Stop
Jim is also part of the Detroit Tigers Player Tour – Go to the Next Stop
See all Jim’s baseball cards at TCDB
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