Nolan Ryan


"The Ryan Express"
Position: Pitcher
Throws: Right
Bats: Right
Born: Refugio, Texas, January 31, 1947.
Height: 6'2

Teams:
New York Mets, (1966-1971)
California Angels, (1972-1979)
Houston Astros, (1980-1988)
Texas Rangers, (1989-1994)

Championship Play:
World Series, (1969)
League Championship Series,
New York Mets (1979)
California Angels (1980)
Houston Astros (1986)

League leader:
'72 Angels: Strikeouts (329,) Base on balls (157)
'73 Angels: Strikeouts (383,) Base on balls (162)
'74 Angels: Strikeouts (367,) Base on balls (202,) Innings Pitched (333)
'76 Angels: Strikeouts: (327,) Base on balls (183,) losses (18)
'77 Angels: Strikeouts: (341,) Base on balls (204,) Complete games, (tie w/ 22)
'78 Angels: Strikeouts: (260,) Base on balls (148)
'79 Angels: Strikeouts: (223,)
'80 Astros: Base on balls: (98)
'81 Astros: Earned Run Average: (1.69)
'82 Astros: Base on balls: (109)
'87 Astros: Strikeouts: (270,) ERA: (2.76)
'88 Astros: Strikeouts: (228)
'89 Ranger: Strikeouts (301)
'90 Ranger: Strikeouts: (232)

Notable Accomplishment:
August 22, 1989 Nolan had pitched 5,000 strikeouts.
He struck out 300+ batters, in a year six times.

Is a member of the Hall of Fame


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