Catching Distinguished Pitchers
Jack Coombs' Battery Mates
30-Game Winner (1910) Jack Coombs pitched for Philadelphia (AL) 1906-1914; Brooklyn (NL) 1915-1918; and Detroit (AL) 1920 [No starts w/Detroit]. He pitched in 354 games, made 268 starts, had 187 complete games and pitched 35 shutouts. All of Coombs' shutouts were with one catcher.
@ Bert Blues's only start with Coombs was a shutout.
Source: Walt Wilson, Member of SABR (Society for American Baseball Research)
Coordinator: Lyle Spatz, Chairman SABR's Records Committee
Webpages by: Chuck Rosciam, Member of SABR