Happy Birthday Steve Carlton!!!
Steve Carlton turns 69 years old today.
Steve Carlton is one of the game’s greatest pitchers of all-time. And one of its most under-appreciated as well…
Carlton had a dominant 24-season major league baseball career. A first ballot Hall of Famer, Carlton’s resume boasts some incredibly impressive accomplishments:
- 4 Cy Young awards
- 10-time All-star
- 329 career victories
- 4,136 strikeouts
- 1 Gold Glove award
- 1972 National League Triple Crown winner
- Member of the 1967 World Series champions
See what I mean?? Not too many men that have played this game can compare.
Cheers to you, ‘Lefty’!!! And Happy Birthday too!!!