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Whitey Ford
PositionsP-498Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEdward Charles Ford
Height5-10Weight181BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateOctober 21,1928 [89.244]PlaceNew York,New York
High SchoolAviation Tech (New York,NY)
MLB DebutJuly 1,1950 [21.253]
OrganizationsNYA [16] Awards2Awards Voting12-329
TBC Player ID11504Retrosheet IDfordw101MLBAM ID114299
RelationshipsFather of Eddie Ford
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for New York Yankees in 1954-1955,1957,1961-1962,1964,1966 ... The New York Yankees retired his #16 on August 3, 1974
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This is a list of Major League games for Whitey Ford that are deemed to be noteworthy throughout his career.

Career Pitching Feats

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Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1950-07-0121.253NYABOSADL 4-13box - pbp21   4.2755-631----------0--First Career Game
1950-07-0621.258NYAPHAHDW 5-4box - pbp12   7.0744-41-----------049First Career Game Started
1950-08-2521.308NYASLAHNW 10-0box - pbp19W9.04---27-----------089Shutout
1950-09-1321.327NYACLEADW 10-3box - pbp213SV2.0-----3-----------0--First Career Save
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1953-05-1224.203NYACLEHNW 7-0box - pbp123W9.01---55-----------0871-hitter, Shutout
1953-07-0324.255NYAPHAHDW 4-0box - pbp133W9.02---43-----------0852-hitter, Shutout
1953-08-0824.291NYACHAHDW 1-0box - pbp140W9.05---45-----------081Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1954-06-1225.234NYACHAHDW 2-0box - pbp161W9.02---18--1--------0962-hitter, Shutout, Game Score of 96
1954-06-1625.238NYABALANW 2-0box - pbp162W9.03----6-----------094Game Score of 94
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1955-04-1326.174NYAWS1HDW 19-1box - pbp184W9.0211-58-1---------0852-hitter
1955-04-1826.179NYABALANW 6-0box - pbp185W9.03---26-----------090Game Score of 90
1955-04-2226.183NYABOSHDW 3-0box - pbp186W9.07---32-----------076Shutout
1955-05-1726.208NYACHAHNW 1-0box - pbp191W9.07---12-----------080Shutout
1955-06-2626.248NYACLEHDW 2-0box - pbp1101W9.04---53-----------079Shutout
1955-08-1926.302NYABALHNW 8-0box - pbp1113W9.02---73-----------0792-hitter, Shutout
1955-09-0226.316NYAWS1HDW 4-2box - pbp1116W9.012--44-----------0821-hitter
1955-09-0726.321NYAKC1HDW 2-1box - pbp1118W9.0111-631----------0801-hitter
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1956-05-0627.197NYACHAHDW 4-0box - pbp1126W9.08---26-----------080Shutout
1956-05-2827.219NYABOSHNW 2-0box - pbp1130W9.05---15-----------087Shutout
1956-07-1527.267NYACHAHDW 2-1box - pbp1140W9.0311--71-1--------092Game Score of 92
1956-07-3027.282NYACLEANW 13-6box - pbp1143W8.28661810-----------04610 Strikeouts
1956-09-0927.323NYAWS1HDW 2-1box - pbp1150W9.0611-311-----------08411 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1958-06-0229.224NYACHAHNW 3-0box - pbp1187W9.07---410-----------08210 Strikeouts, Shutout
1958-06-1729.239NYACLEANW 4-0box - pbp1190W9.03---210-----------09410 Strikeouts, Shutout, Game Score of 94
1958-06-2829.250NYAKC1ANW 8-0box - pbp1192W9.03---28-----------092Game Score of 92
1958-07-1429.266NYACHAHNW 5-0box - pbp1195W9.03----2-----------090Shutout, Game Score of 90
1958-07-2029.272NYAKC1HNW 8-0box - pbp1196W9.05---16-----------088Shutout, 100th career Win
1958-08-0829.291NYABOSHNW 2-0box - pbp1200W9.03---46-----------086Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1959-04-2230.183NYAWS1ANW 1-0box - pbp1209W14.07---715-----------011115 Strikeouts, Game Score of 111
1959-08-0730.290NYAKC1HNW 3-0box - pbp1230W7.25---110-----------08410 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1960-05-2631.217NYABALHNW 2-0box - pbp1248W9.03---421----------082Shutout
1960-08-1331.296NYAWS1HDW 1-0box - pbp1263W9.03---47-----------087Shutout
1960-08-1631.299NYABALHDW 1-0box - pbp1264W9.03---26-----------090Shutout, Game Score of 90
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1961-04-1732.178NYAKC1HDW 3-0box - pbp1277W9.03---48-----------088Shutout
1961-06-1832.240NYADETADW 9-0box - pbp1291W8.03---212-----------09012 Strikeouts, Game Score of 90
1961-07-0432.256NYADETHDW 6-2box - pbp1295W9.05211111-----------08111 Strikeouts
1961-09-0632.320NYAWS2HDW 8-0box - pbp1309W9.05---27-----------087Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1962-08-1033.293NYADETHNW 8-0box - pbp1340W7.17---410-----------07210 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1963-05-0234.193NYALAAADW 7-0box - pbp1356W9.04---110-----------09410 Strikeouts, Game Score of 94
1963-07-0434.256NYACHAHDW 9-1box - pbp1370W9.06111-12-----------08512 Strikeouts
1963-08-2434.307NYACHAHDW 3-0box - pbp1382W9.06----8-----------090Shutout, Game Score of 90
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1964-05-0135.192NYAWS2HNW 1-0box - pbp1394W9.02---38-----------0922-hitter, Shutout, Game Score of 92
1964-05-1735.208NYAKC1HDW 8-0box - pbp1398W9.04---17-----------091Shutout, 200th career Win, Game Score of 91
1964-05-2635.217NYACLEHNW 3-2box - pbp1400   8.1822-110-----------07610 Strikeouts
1964-06-0335.225NYAMINANW 3-0box - pbp1402W9.04---17-----------091Game Score of 91
1964-06-1235.234NYACHAHNW 3-0box - pbp1404W9.04---25-----------087Shutout
1964-06-2035.242NYACHAADW 1-0box - pbp1406W11.06---310-----------09810 Strikeouts, Shutout, Game Score of 98
1964-07-1535.267NYABALHDW 2-0box - pbp1412W9.03----5-----------093Shutout, Game Score of 93
1964-09-1835.332NYAKC1HNW 6-0box - pbp1426W9.07---24-----------080Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1965-05-2236.213NYAWS2HDW 6-0box - pbp1438W9.03---481----------088Shutout
1965-07-2236.274NYACHAHDW 3-1box - pbp1450W9.0711-1102----------08510 Strikeouts
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Career Batting Feats

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Game DateTeamOppPosLnG#ABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPNotes
1950-07-01NYABOSp912---------------First Career Game
1955-07-29NYAKC1p9101311--11---1-----First Career homer