Howard Wayne Goss
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 4", Weight 204 lb.
- Debut April 10, 1962
- Final Game September 28, 1963
- Born November 1, 1934 in Wewoka, OK USA
- Died July 31, 1996 in Reno, NV USA
Howie Goss struck out at least once in the first 14 games of the 1963 season with the Houston Colt .45s. The Elias Sports Bureau reported that this stood as the all-time major league record (since strikeouts were tracked by batter) for 49 years, until Adam Dunn broke it in 2012.