John Gary Glover...married to Vanessa...couple has two children: William Jacob
and Kaylie Marie... graduated from DeLand High School (FL).2011Pitched for SK Wyverns in Korean Baseball Organization...Wyverns made it to Korean Series, falling to Samsung Lions in five games.2010The 2010 season saw him post a 6-8 record and 5.66 ERA (105.0 IP/66 ER) with 50 walks
and 85 strikeouts in 22 starts with Wyverns. Started Game 4 of Korean Series against
Samsung Lions, the final game of the series as Wyverns defeated Lions, 4-2, to win
Korean Series title.2008Last appeared in Major Leagues in 2008 for Detroit...Following 47 appearances between Tampa Bay and Detroit in 2008, went overseas
and signed with Wyverns on June 21, 2009. Finished Korean season with a 9-3 mark
and one save with a 1.96 ERA (105.2/23) in 20 games, including 16 starts.2007Thirty year-old was one of three non-roster
invitees to make the Rays Opening Day roster
(also Al Reyes and Carlos Peña) and pitched in a
career-high and staff-most 67 games over a variety
of roles ... tied for the 5th-most appearances
in club history behind Shawn Camp (75 in 2006),
Roberto Hernandez (72 in 1999 and 68 in 2000)
and Jim Mecir (68 in 1998) ...
He and Brian Stokes were the only two relievers
to be active all season ...
Also led Rays relievers in wins (6) and innings
pitched (77.1) ...
His 6 victories were one shy of the club relief
record and one shy of his career high (2002 with
White Sox) ... only Scott Kazmir (13) and James
Shields (12) had more victories on the staff ...
His 77.1 innings pitched tied for 6th most among
AL relievers and 10th most all-time among Rays
Surrendered 12 home runs, tied for 2nd most by
major league relievers, one behind teammate Al
Allowed just 9 of his 37 inherited runners to
score (24.3%), lowest pct. among Rays relievers ...
Earned two saves (July 6 at KC and July 13 vs.
NYY) while closer Reyes was on the disabled
list ... had just one career save entering the season.
Made his Rays debut April 7 vs. Toronto throwing
2.1 scoreless innings in relief of Casey Fossum ...
Recorded his first win since 2005 on May 17 with
a scoreless 10th inning as Rays walked-off on
Delmon Young's HR against Texas at the Disney
Sports Complex ...
Pitched to a 7.90 ERA over his first 8 appearances
through May 4 (14.2-IP, 12-ER) ... then pitched to
a 4.30 ERA the rest of the way (62.2-IP, 30-ER) ...
Finished strong, allowing just 2 runs and 6 hits
in 12 September appearances (12.1-IP), a 1.46
ERA ... held opponents to a .158 avg. ...
Had a season-high 8-outing scoreless stretch
from May 28-June 12 (9.1-IP) ...
Went 4-1 with a 2.78 ERA and a .210 opponent's
avg. in 31 appearances against AL East (35.2-IP,
11-ER) ... compared to an 8.36 ERA vs. the AL
Central and 7.71 vs. the AL West ...
Tossed a season-high 3.2 scoreless innings May
19 vs. Florida (3-SO) matching his longest career
relief outing (Apr 10, 2001 vs. CLE with CWS) ...
Last appeared in the majors in 2005 with the
Brewers when he pitched in 15 games, 11 starts
(5-4, 5.57 ERA) ...
Pitched in 2006 with the Yomiuri Giants of
Japan's Central League.2005Began the season with Milwaukee posting a 3-4 mark alongside a 6.70 ERA in 12 appearances, nine starts...designated
for assignment on June 6...outrighted to Triple A Nashville and joined the Sounds on June 9...went
6-4 with a 3.03 ERA in 17 outings, 16 starts with Nashville...recorded a save in his only relief appearance (Aug.
27)...was the only member of the Nashville Sounds pitching staff to have two wins in the postseason...pitched
6.2 innings in game three of the PCL Championship game (Sept. 16) that saw the Sounds clinch the title...went
2-0 with a 2.57 ERA in the Sounds playoff run...recalled by the Brewers from Triple A Nashville on September
20...went 2-0 with 1.80 ERA in a pair of starts after his recall by Milwaukee...struck out career-high 10 batters
on September 29 vs. Cincinnati in the Brewers final home game at Miller Park leading the club to a 2-0 victory2004Began the season with Iowa, Triple A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs...went 3-2 with 7.92 ERA in 20 appearances,
one start...released by Chicago and signed a minor league contract with the Twins...appeared in five games
making four starts for Rochester, Triple A affiliate of the Minnesota Twins...posted an 0-1 mark with an 8.44 ERA...released by the Twins and signed a minor league contract with the Brewers...joined Triple A affiliate in
Indianapolis in late July where he went 3-3 with a 3.98 ERA in eight appearances, six starts...contract was purchased
by Milwaukee on September 4 where he remained for the duration of the season...posted a 2-1 mark
alongside a 3.50 ERA in four games, three starts with Milwaukee...won his Brewers debut with a 5.0 inning start
on September 6 at Pittsburgh leading the Brewers to a 9-5 win...was his first Major League victory since August
16, 2003 while pitching for the Anaheim Angels...made a relief appearance on September 11 at Cincinnati tossing
2.2 scoreless innings...made a quality start in his final outing of the season pitching six innings and leading
the Brewers to a 4-1 win over the Diamondbacks on September 29.2002Earned first Major League save on May 1, 2002 vs. Seattle.1996Named Pioneer League Pitcher of the Week for July 1-7, 1996 after tossing complete
game vs. Great Falls.