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Tex Carleton
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
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 100–76
Earned run average 3.91
Strikeouts 808
Career highlights and awards

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

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New York Times
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 06:09:37 -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 ...
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 11:41:15 -0800

April 30, 1940, Tex Carleton, Brooklyn, 3-0. May 8, 1907, Frank Pfeffer, Boston (NL), 6-0. Topics: MLB News News. Leave A Comment. Home » News » Sports » MLB News » No-Hitters vs. Reds. We were unable to load Disqus. If you are a moderator please ...

Fort Worth Star Telegram

Fort Worth Star Telegram
Sat, 11 Jul 2015 15:54:29 -0700

Willie Upshaw of Blanco, Cliff Johnson of San Antonio, Tex Carleton of Comanche and TCU? Didn't make an All-Star team. We made three exceptions for Hall of Famers Rogers Hornsby of Fort Worth's North Side High School, Tris Speaker and Ross Youngs.

Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake Tribune
Sat, 13 Jun 2015 09:23:25 -0700

Catcher for Tex Carleton's no-hitter in 1940; appeared in one game of the 1941 World Series. World War II service » U.S. Navy, 1942-45. Managerial career » St. Paul Saints (player-manager, 1947); Salt Lake Bees (1961); San Francisco Giants, 367-280 ...

Daily Breeze

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 ...

Gammons Daily

Gammons Daily
Fri, 31 Jan 2014 07:13:47 -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
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.

Crave Online

Crave Online
Fri, 16 Nov 2012 12:13:21 -0800

1932: Group portrait of baseball players Gabby Street, Tex Carleton, Ray Starr, Dizzy Dean and Bud Teachout of the St Louis Cardinals posing in uniform on a baseball field. (Photo by Anthony Potter Collection/Getty Images) Photo Credit (jersey): St ...

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