Howie Krist
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Howie Krist

Howie Krist
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Pitcher
Born: (1916-02-28)February 28, 1916
West Henrietta, New York
Died: April 23, 1989(1989-04-23) (aged 73)
Buffalo, New York
Batted: Left Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 12, 1937, for the St. Louis Cardinals
Last MLB appearance
September 7, 1946, for the St. Louis Cardinals
MLB statistics
Win-loss record37-11
Earned run average3.32
Strikeouts150
Teams

Howard Wilbur Krist (February 28, 1916 - April 23, 1989) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball from 1937 to 1946. "Spud" played his entire career for the St. Louis Cardinals of the National League, and was a member of the 1942 and 1946 World Series Championship teams.

Krist's 10-0 record in 1941, his first full season, is the third-best undefeated season ever. He served in the army for two years in Europe during World War II,[1] and lost his effectiveness as a pitcher.[2][3]

References

  1. ^ "Baseball in Wartime - Howie Krist". BaseballinWartime.com. Retrieved 2019.
  2. ^ "The Ballplayers - Howie Krist". baseballlibrary.com. Archived from the original on December 24, 2010. Retrieved 2010.
  3. ^ Howie Krist at the SABR Baseball Biography Project, by Gregory H. Wolf, Retrieved February 9, 2019.

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