30. Red Lucas
  1. General
  2. Awards
  3. Career Stats
  • Born: April 28, 1902 in Columbia, TN USA
  • Weight: 170 lbs.
  • Height: 5'9"
  • Bats: L
  • Throws: R
  • Debut: April 19, 1923
  • Final Game: October 01, 1938
  • Baseball Magazine All-Star - 1929
  • Baseball Magazine All-Star - 1929
  • MVP - 1927
  • MVP - 1929
  • MVP - 1931
  • MVP - 1933
 
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Arguably one of the greatest hitting Pitchers of his or possibly any era, Red Lucas was a solid presence on the mound winning 109 Games for Cincinnati.  His best season was in 1929 where he would lead the NL in WHIP, H/9 and finished 6th overall in MVP voting.  As for his hitting, he was a career .300 hitter with 293 Hits for the Reds. 

The Bullet Points

  • Position: Pitcher
  • Acquired: Signed prior to the 1926 Season.
  • Departed:

    Traded to the Pittsburgh Pirates with Wally Roettger for Adam Comorosky and Tony Piet 11/17/33.

  • Games Played: 257
  • Notable Statistics: 109 Wins
    99 Losses
    3.64 ERA
    202 Games Started
    158 Complete Games
    19 Shutouts
    42 Games Finished
    6 Saves
    1,768.2 Innings Pitched
    404 Strikeouts
    3.75 FIP
    1.226 WHIP
    1.32 SO/BB
    33.6 bWAR

    No Playoff Games
  • Major Accolades and Awards:

    Lowest WHIP (1929)
    Lowest H/9 (1929)
    Lowest BB/9 (1933)
    Most Complete Games (1929, 1931 & 1932)
    Most Shutouts (1928)
    Highest Fielding Percentage by a Pitcher (1926, 1928, 1930 & 1933)

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