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In baseball history there have only been 18 perfect games by 18 different pitchers.
The Los Angeles Dodgers.
Nolan Ryan has the most career strikeouts in the history of baseball.
Christy Mathewson, Hall of Fame pitcher with the New York Giants, is MLB's all time postseason shutout leader with 4. After Josh Beckett's shutout in Game 1 of the 2007 ALDS series with the Angels, he is tied for second place all time with Whitey Ford and Mordecai (Three Finger) Brown with 3 postseason shutouts.
In youth baseball it is usually Pitcher, and same in pro.
The Columbus Blue Jackets were shutout 16 times in the 2006-2007 season. They were even shutout twice by the Nashville Predators in just 6 days.
The pitcher is most dominant in the game of baseball. The pitcher is responsible for throwing the baseball towards the batter and thus initiating each and every play with his or her pitch.