Reliving the Randy Johnson experience
What's it like hitting against the Big Unit? Hitters share their often terrifying moments.
The most fitting tribute to the greatness of Randy Johnson came 12 years ago when Baltimore Orioles manager Davey Johnson benched his three best left-handed hitters, Rafael Palmeiro, B.J. Surhoff and Roberto Alomar (a switch-hitter, but an injury prevented him from batting right-handed) in the first and fourth games of the American League Division Series against the Seattle Mariners.
"Raffy told me that he'd like to play against Randy," Johnson said before Game 1 of his first baseman, ...
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RANDY JOHNSON JOINS 300-WIN CLUB
San Francisco Giants left-hander Randy Johnson became the 24th pitcher in major league history to win 300 games, beating the Washington Nationals 5-1.