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Randy Johnson
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Johnson in 2016
Pitcher
Born: September 10, 1963 (1963-09-10) (age 56)
Walnut Creek, California
Batted: Right Threw: Left
debut
September 15, 1988, for the Montreal Expos
Last appearance
October 4, 2009, for the San Francisco Giants
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 303–166
Earned run average 3.29
Strikeouts 4,875
Teams
Career highlights and awards
  • 10× All-Star (1990, 1993–1995, 1997, 1999–2002, 2004)
  • World Series champion (2001)
  • Cy Young Award (1995, 1999–2002)
  • World Series MVP (2001)
  • Triple Crown (2002)
  • MLB wins leader (2002)
  • 4× ERA leader (1995, 1999, 2001, 2002)
  • 9× Strikeout leader (1992–1995, 1999–2002, 2004)
  • Pitched a perfect game on May 18, 2004
  • Pitched a no-hitter on June 2, 1990
  • Arizona Diamondbacks No. 51 retired
  • Seattle Mariners Hall of Fame
Member of the National
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Induction 2015
Vote 97.3% (first ballot)

Randall David "Randy" Johnson (born September 10, 1963) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball (MLB). He pitched for the Montreal Expos, Seattle Mariners, Houston Astros, Arizona Diamondbacks, New York Yankees, and San Francisco Giants. He was chosen to 10 All Star teams, and won five Cy Young Awards.

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