Kris Johnson: Did You Know

Milestones

2018

July 5 vs Yakult at Mazda Stadium – Johnson picked up the win and notched the fortieth victory of his Carp career. His forty wins tied Bryan Bullington’s Carp record for wins by a foreign player.

Source: Sponichi 7/5/2018, Nikkan Sports 7/5/2018, Sports Hochi 7/4/2018

August 28 vs Hiroshima at Tokyo Dome – Johnson extended his winning streak to eight and set a new Carp record for foreign pitchers. The previous record was set by Bryan Bullington in 2013. Johnson also set a new Carp record for foreign pitchers with the third double-digit win of his NPB career (fourteen in 2015, fifteen in 2016, and ten so far in 2018).

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/29/2018, Sponichi 8/29/2018

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