Rays try to end slump by getting back to basics

...yet he's 1-3 during the stretch.He's the first pitcher to have seven double-digit strikeout performances within a team's first 75 games since 2002, when Curt Schilling (nine) and Randy Johnson (seven) did it for Arizona.

Giants' Tim Lincecum tosses second career no-hitter

...two ? Christy Mathewson for the New York Giants more than 100 years ago.In fact, Lincecum joined Sandy Koufax, Randy Johnson and Roy Halladay as the only pitchers with two Cy Young awards and two no-hitters."Just to be in that company...


...season.He'll forever be a part of Red Sox lore, helping them to World Series titles in 2004 and 2007.Schilling also won a title as a member of the Diamondbacks in 2001, when he shared MVP honors with fellow starter Randy Johnson.

Randy Johnson apologized for confrontation

NEW YORK - Right away, Randy Johnson ran into trouble in New York...Obviously, the acquisition of Randy Johnson is, in more ways than one, a...newsgathering on a midtown street, Randy Johnson took exception to our cameraman's...

Randy Johnson wins No. 299, Giants top Braves 6-3

SAN FRANCISCO --- Randy Johnson earned his 299th victory with six impressive innings, yielding three hits and one run in the San Francisco Giants' 6-3 win...

Randy Johnson: Aged to perfection

ATLANTA -- Randy Johnson is aging to perfection. Since turning 40 last September, he has tossed a one-hitter, a two-hitter and, now, the ultimate...

Randy Johnson will decide by Monday

Four teams remain in contention for Randy Johnson, who intends to decide by Monday where he'll pitch next season. Johnson, perhaps the most intimidating pitcher in baseball...

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Randy Johnson kills dove with pitch

TUCSON, Ariz. - A pitch by Randy Johnson hit and killed a dove flying in front of home plate. The lethal pitch came during the seventh inning of the Arizona Diamondbacks...

Randy Johnson wants to be traded before spring training

TACOMA, Wash. -- Seattle Mariners pitching ace Randy Johnson doesn't expect to be traded soon because of the team's asking price. "They are asking for a lot," Johnson said. "With...

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Yankees close to a deal for Randy Johnson

NEW YORK - The Arizona Diamondbacks and Yankees were close to a deal Thursday that would send Randy Johnson to New York, with the teams still trying to finalize details of the trade. Pitchers Javier Vazquez and Brad Halsey appeared headed...