Bats: Right • Throws: Right
6-1, 200lb (185cm, 90kg)
Buried: Rockville Cemetery, Rockville, MD
High School: Fullerton Union HS (Fullerton, CA)
Debut: August 2, 1907 (Age 19-269d, 2,942nd in MLB history)
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1936.
(Voted by BBWAA on 189/226 ballots)
Induction ceremony in Cooperstown held in 1939.
View Walter Johnson's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1907 season
Full Name: Walter Perry Johnson
Nicknames: Barney or The Big Train