Catching Distinguished Pitchers
Smokey Joe Wood Battery Mates
30-Game Winner (1912) Joe Wood pitched for Boston (AL) 1908-1915; and Cleveland (AL) 1917, 1919-1920. He pitched in 225 games, made 158 starts, had 121 complete games and pitched 28 shutouts. All of Wood's shutouts were with one catcher.
** Indicates 1 Shutout was a NO-HITTER - Boston (AL) vs. St. Louis (AL) on 7/29/1911.
Source: Walt Wilson, Member of SABR (Society for American Baseball Research)
Coordinator: Lyle Spatz, Chairman SABR's Records Committee
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