Which pitcher is the best hitter?

Which pitcher is the best hitter?

Micah Owings is by far the best hitting pitcher in baseball today. If his . 288 career batting average is not impressive enough, then his nine home runs in 191 at-bats should be. If there was a second coming of Rick Ankiel, this guy would be it.

Who has the worst ERA in baseball history?

The 1899 Cleveland Spiders own the worst single-season record of all time (minimum 120 games) and for all eras, finishing at 20–134 (.

What’s the highest ERA ever recorded?

Career Leaders & Records for Earned Run Average

Rank Player (yrs, age) Earned Run Average
1. Ed Walsh+ (14) 1.816
2. Addie Joss+ (9) 1.887
3. Jim Devlin (5) 1.896
4. Jack Pfiester (8) 2.024

What was the worst time period to live in?

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  • The Bloodless Revolution.

What pitcher has the most losses in a season?

John Coleman holds the record for most losses in a single-season, losing 48 games in 1883. Will White (42 in 1880), Larry McKeon (41 in 1884), George Bradley (40 in 1879), and Jim McCormick (40 in 1879) are the only other pitchers to lose more than 40 games in a single-season.

What is the highest ERA ever?

Has a pitcher ever had a 0 ERA?

The most recent ERA champions are Shane Bieber in the American League and Trevor Bauer in the National League. The lowest single-season ERA in league history was posted by Tim Keefe, whose 0.86 ERA in 105 innings pitched for the National League’s Troy Trojans in 1880 led his closest competitor by .

Who has the lowest batting average in MLB history?

The modern-era (post-1900) record for highest batting average for a season is held by Nap Lajoie , who hit .426 in 1901, the first year of play for the American League. The modern-era record for lowest batting average for a player that qualified for the batting title is held by Chris Davis, who hit .168 in 2018.

Who is the best hitting pitcher in MLB history?

The Top 10 Best Hitting Pitchers in MLB History 10. Dontrelle Willis 9. Zack Greinke 8. Madison Bumgarner 7. Carlos Zambrano 6. Don Drysdale 5. Don Larsen 4. Ken Brett 3. Micah Owings 2. Mike Hampton 1. Wes Ferrell

What is the worst batting average ever?

Orioles ’ Chris Davis Posted Worst Hitting Season In Modern MLB History. BALTIMORE (CBS Local)- The Baltimore Orioles set a franchise record for most losses this season with 115, and first baseman Chris Davis set a record-low of his own in the process, posting a .168 batting average over the course of 128 games and 522 plate appearances.

What is the fastest pitch in baseball history?

The fastest baseball pitch ever recorded, according to the Guinness Book of World Records , is Nolan Ryan ’s 100.9 mph fastball thrown in a game against the Chicago White Sox in 1974.