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OAKLAND, CA - MAY 18: Tommy John #25 of the New York Yankees pitches in a Major League Baseball game against the Oakland Athletics played on May 18, 1989 at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, California. Tommy John was 46 years old at the time. (Photo by David Madison/Getty Images)

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 18:  Tommy John #25 of the New York Yankees pitches in a Major League Baseball game against the Oakland Athletics played on May 18, 1989 at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum in Oakland, California. Tommy John was 46 years old at the time.  (Photo by David Madison/Getty Images)