John Paciorek - Timeline

Astros Trades & Transactions

Sep 10, 1962:Signed John Paciorek(OF) as free agent

This Date in Astros History

Feb 11, 1945:John Paciorek is born in Detroit, MI. His younger brother Tom has an 18-year major league career. John has one day, but it was quite a day.
Sep 29, 1963:John Paciorek has a career day. An 18-year-old late-season call-up by the Colts, Paciorek goes 3-for-3, with four runs scored and three RBIs to pace a 13-4 spanking of the Mets. It turns out to be his only big league game, retiring with a 1.000 batting average. It's also the last appearance for Jim Umbricht who gets the victory.