Nationals' Max Scherzer no-hits Pirates

...he's worth every penny he gets," Harper said.It was the fourth no-hitter in the city's baseball history - Walter Johnson and Bob Burke threw them for the old Washington Senators.This was the second no-hitter of the season. San Francisco...

Walter Johnson

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Walter Clifford Johnson, 86, of Savannah, husband of Julie Burts Johnson, passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at his residence. Born in Jacksonville, Florida on September 19, 1928, he was the son of the late Luke Kimball Johnson

Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez should be elected to hall of fame easily

...compiling a 303-166 career record.He led his league in strikeouts nine times, third-most in baseball history behind Walter Johnson and Nolan Ryan. His average of 10.6 strikeouts per nine innings ranks first.Johnson had six seasons of at least...

Vintage baseball cards from the early 1900s to go on the auction block in January

...depicting Young and a dozen depicting Cobb, along with other Hall of Famers like Chief Bender, Christy Mathewson and Walter Johnson.Smaller than modern baseball cards, these cards known as "T206" cards to collectors feature color lithographs...

Peter Johnson Jr.

...Dorothy (Julian) Clark and Elease Smith of Augusta, GA; two brothers, Roy M. Johnson, Oxon Hill, MD and Walter Johnson, Augusta, GA; one sister-in-law, Amanda Johnson, Augusta, GA and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and...

Margaret "Margie" King (BELVEDERE, S.C.)

...Gloverville and Andrew D. and Shannon King, Martinez, GA; seven grandchildren Elizabeth Cox, North Augusta, Walter Johnson, Jr. (JoJo), Jacob(s)and(s)Samantha Johnson, all of Blythewood, Seth, Drew and Cara King, all of...

Nationals' phenom Strasburg lives up to hype

...deep into history, one could argue that Strasburg had the most anticipated Washington rookie pitching debut since Walter Johnson at the long-forgotten American League Park on Aug. 2, 1907.Strasburg threw 94 pitches ? roughly the limit...

Across Georgia

...memorial at the Oconee County government complex in Watkinsville. Teen showed no signs of violence, man says RINCON - Walter Johnson said he was surprised by an encounter with Mitchell Kyle Bieber just minutes before authorities arrested the teenager...

Horse racing pioneer is among eight inducted

...Max Hirsch and Frank Whiteley Jr. "Undeserved as it may be, it's quite a thing to be in the same outfit with Walter Johnson, Shoeless Joe Jackson, Doc Blanchard and Bobby Richardson," Campbell said. An Atlanta businessman, Campbell...

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Baseball today

...season high. SEASONS Sept. 15 1912 - Joe Wood of the Boston Red Sox pitched his 16th consecutive victory to tie Walter Johnson's record as he beat the St. Louis Browns 2-1. 1938 - Brothers Lloyd and Paul Waner hit back-to-back homers...