Sox Scribbles: More Johnson Milestones
Despite picking up the loss last night against Tacoma, starter Alan Johnson continues to ascend some of the Sox all-time pitching lists. With the loss, Johnson is now tied for sixth in losses (24) with Mike Saipe. He also walked four batters to became the second player with 250 strikeouts and 150 walks in a Sky Sox uniform, joining Tom Kramer who finished his career with 292 strikeouts and 169 walks. Johnson moved into third place in career walks and now has the fifth most strikeouts for a Sox pitcher with 253. He is also second in hits allowed (542), runs (319) and earned runs (282). For his Sky Sox career, Johnson is 24-24 with a 6.25 ERA.