Tex Carleton

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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