Other than strikeouts what other negative statistics did Joe Gordon lead the league in 1942?
In 1942 Gordon also led the league in how many times he grounded into double plays Thank you for answering, I also found out that he led the league in most errors as a second baseman. These were the other two negative areas of his 1942 year that I was looking for.
That's a tough question to answer because there is really no 'average MLB pitcher' stats. Some pitchers, like the starter, might pitch 6 or 7 innings in a game while a reliever may come in and only pitch to 1 batter. The chances are that the average starter will have more strikeouts than the average reliever. However, it is pretty easy to say how many strikeouts are in the average MLB game. In the National…
11 ... 9 times in the American League and 2 times in the National League. While playing for the California Angels, Ryan led in strikeouts in 1972 (329 strikeouts), 1973 (383), 1974 (367), 1976 (327), 1977 (341), 1978 (260), and 1979 (223). With the Houston Astros, he led in 1987 (270) and 1988 (228) and with the Texas Rangers he led in 1989 (301) and 1990 (232).
In a minor league game, Ron Necciai struckout 27 batters in a game for the Bristol Twins of the Appalachian League in 1952. In a major league game, Tom Cheney struckout 21 batters in a 16 inning complete game for the Washington Senators in 1962. Kerry Wood, Randy Johnson, and Roger Clemens hold the nine inning major league record with 20 strikeouts in a game.
Through the 2013 season, Mark Reynolds, who at the time played for the Arizona Diamondbacks, holds the MLB record for striking out in a season with 223 strikeouts in 2009. In 2010, Reynolds became the fastest player to reach 100 strikeouts in a season, doing this in only 67 games, and was on pace to break his own record. He finished the 2010 season with 211 strikeouts, which is fourth all-time.
Steve Carlton was a 4 time Cy Young Award winner, a 10 time All Star, and the winner of the Gold Glove award in 1981. In 1972 He had the triple crown in pitching leading the league with a .197 ERA, 310 Strikeouts, and 27 wins. He lead the National League 4 times in wins, and 5 times with the most Strikeouts. Steve calton had 6 - 20 game seasons, won 329 games in his…
No. Through MLB games played on June 17, 2008 Babe Ruth is 87th on the MLB career strikeout list with 1,330. On the all time single season list, Babe Ruth is not in the MLB top 500. The most strikeouts he had in a season was 93 in 1923. He did lead the American League in strikeouts in 5 seasons (1918, 1923, 1924, 1927, 1928).