Pitches for 28 innings in a game in 1942, a year when he won 40 games
Elected by the Selection Committee for Players
The wonder pitcher in his middle school days became the leading iron-armed hurler in pro baseball, esp. winning 131 games in the first 4 years (1939-42). Noted for pitching for the whole 28 innings in a game on May 24, 1942.