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Tex Carleton
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Pitcher
Born: (1906-08-19)August 19, 1906
Comanche, Texas
Died: January 11, 1977(1977-01-11) (aged 70)
Fort Worth, Texas
Batted: Switch Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 17, 1932 for the St. Louis Cardinals
Last MLB appearance
September 23, 1940 for the Brooklyn Dodgers
Career statistics
Win-Loss Record 100-76
ERA 3.91
Strikeouts 808
Teams
Career highlights and awards
  • Led NL in shutouts in 1936 with 4

James Otto "Tex" Carleton (August 19, 1906 – January 11, 1977) was a Major League Baseball pitcher from 1932 to 1940 for the St. Louis Cardinals, Chicago Cubs, and Brooklyn Dodgers. Carleton threw a no-hitter on April 30, 1940 when he was with the Dodgers. Only a year earlier he had been sold down to the minors and released.[1] His career marks were 100 wins, 76 loses and a 3.90 ERA.

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Achievements
Preceded by
Bob Feller
No-hitter pitcher
April 30, 1940
Succeeded by
Lon Warneke



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Contra Costa Times
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:30:00 -0700

1940 — James "Tex" Carleton of the Brooklyn Dodgers threw a 3-0 no-hitter at Cincinnati. 1946 — Bob Feller struck out 11 New York Yankees en route to his second of three career no-hitters, a 1-0 victory at Yankee Stadium. 1961 — Willie Mays of the ...

SFGate

Los Angeles Dodgers
Thu, 19 Jun 2014 02:28:07 -0700

... Lone Star State have twirled no-no's, and since Ryan (seven) and Homer Bailey (two) accounted for nine of them, there are 17 total no-hitters among the Texans. Here they are: • Charlie Robertson, April 30, 1922 (perfect game) • Tex Carleton, April ...
 
Daily Breeze
Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:26:52 -0700

June 19, 1952: Carl Erskine, 5–0 vs. Chicago Cubs at Ebbets Field. Sept. 9, 1948: Rex Barney, 2–0 vs. New York Giants at Polo Grounds. April 23, 1946: Ed Head, 5–0 vs. Boston Braves at Ebbets Field. April 30, 1940: Tex Carleton, 3–0 vs. Cincinnati Reds ...
 
MLB.com
Sun, 25 May 2014 14:46:51 -0700

James "Tex" Carleton tossed one in Cincinnati on April 30, 1940; Ed Head added one against Boston on April 23, 1946; and Rex Barney completed the trifecta on Sept. 9, 1948, against the New York Giants. There were three more no-hitters in the 1950s, ...

Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report
Mon, 09 Jun 2014 08:34:22 -0700

No, they're not doppelgangers—see my previous article for a fuller explanation—but Carl Hubbell and Juan Marichal—the New York/San Francisco Giants franchise's two greatest pitchers after Christy Mathewson—enjoyed substantially paralleling careers.
 
InsideSTL (blog)
Mon, 02 Jun 2014 05:35:29 -0700

Bob Keely (1945). Jim Mallory (1945). John Antonelli (1944). Red Munger (1943-1944). Joe Orengo (1940). Frank Barrett (1939). Si Johnson (1936). Bill Walker (1934-1936). Tex Carleton (1932). Ongoing coverage of #OSCARFEST continues this week .

Gammons Daily

Gammons Daily
Fri, 31 Jan 2014 07:11:15 -0800

From October, 1913 to March, 1914, Charles Comiskey's Chicago White Sox and the New York Giants, managed by John McGraw, barnstormed around the United States and the rest of the world playing exhibition baseball games. The tour started with 31 ...

Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 06:06:19 -0700

A couple weeks back, I gave my take on the 100 greatest MLB players of all time, and that article sparked some terrific debate. Now, we'll turn our attention to teams as a whole, as what follows are my rankings of the 50 greatest teams in MLB history ...
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