Walter Johnson

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Description

Walter Johnson

Oil on paper, 42 cm x 30 cm / 11.7 x 16.5 inches

Pitcher
Born: November 6, 1887
Humboldt, Kansas
Died: December 10, 1946 (aged 59)
Washington, D.C.
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 2, 1907, for the Washington Senators
Last MLB appearance
September 30, 1927, for the Washington Senators
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 417–279
Earned run average 2.17
Strikeouts 3,508
Shutouts 110
Managerial record 529–432
Winning % .550
Teams
As player

  • Washington Senators (1907–1927)

As manager

  • Washington Senators (1929–1932)
  • Cleveland Indians (1933–1935)
Career highlights and awards
  • World Series champion (1924)
  • 2× AL MVP (1913, 1924)
  • 3× Triple Crown (1913, 1918, 1924)
  • 6× AL wins leader (1913–1916, 1918, 1924)
  • 5× AL ERA leader (1912, 1913, 1918, 1919, 1924)
  • 12× AL strikeout leader (1910, 1912–1919, 1921, 1923, 1924)
  • Pitched a no-hitter on July 1, 1920
  • MLB record 110 career shutouts
  • Major League Baseball All-Century Team
  • Major League Baseball All-Time Team
  • Washington Nationals Ring of Honor
Member of the National
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Induction 1936
Vote 83.63% (first ballot)