Nolan Ryan Signed OML Black Leather Baseball Inscribed "K King" & "5,714 K's" With Display Case (PSA COA - Graded 8.5). Overall Grade 8.5 / Autograph Grade 7 / Baseball Grade 10. Rawlings Official Major League Black Leather Baseball. Has been hand-signed and inscribed by Nolan Ryan (Houston Astros, HOF).Includes display case as shown. The lot / autograph(s) includes an official PSA/DNA hologram and matching COA for authenticity purposes. The pitcher who holds the record for the most no-hitters is Nolan Ryan. Who threw seven in his 27-year career. His first two came exactly two months apart with the California Angels: the first on May 15, 1973, and the second on July 15. Over the course of those 27 years in the bigs (he had no major league games in 1967) he compiled a win-loss record of 324-292. Ryan pitched in 807 games, threw 222 complete games, and had 61 shutouts.
Threw an incredible 5,386 innings and struck out 5,714 batters. An average of more than one an inning.Ryan was elected to the. In his first year of eligibility with 98.79% of the vote (491 out of 497 possible), six votes short of a unanimous election and the fifth-highest percentage in history, behind. (100%, 425 out of 425 possible). He chose to wear a Rangers cap for his HOF plaque to reflect his Texas heritage, as well as the fact that his 300th win, 5000th strikeout, and last two no-hitters came as a Ranger.
He was the first Hall of Famer inducted as a Ranger. He was inducted into the. Texas Rangers Hall of Fame. In 2003, and named the Rangers', and Astros.In 2006-the only player to be so named by two franchises. In 2011, he was inducted into the Irish American Baseball Hall of Fame. We offer high resolution images of each item rather than a written description of condition.