Baseball: Past and Present

Archive for the 'J.R. Richard' Category

Claim to fame:┬áRichard may rank as another of baseball’s great What Ifs?, an ace pitcher for the Houston Astros whose career ended at 30 due to a stroke. He went 107-71 with a 3.15 ERA, winning at least 18 games four times, and it’s conceivable he might have gotten to 300 wins if not for […]

  • Written by Graham Womack