Aug 07, 1907: Walter Johnson's 1st
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Johnson, who would soon to be nicknamed "The Big Train," was raised on a farm outside Humboldt, Kansas. His career accomplishments are stunning:
Johnson could hit, too! He had a .433 batting average in 1925 - 42 hits in 97 at bats. He hit .283 in 1924, .270 in 1921, and had a career average of .235 with 24 home runs and 255 runs batted in.
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