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   ACHIEVEMENTS

  • Combined with younger brother Paul "Daffy" Dean to personally win all four games for the Cardinals in the 1934 World Series (two wins apiece).
  • Elected to Hall of Fame in 1953.
  • Twice led the National league in shutouts (1932 & 1934).
  • Had an astounding .811 winning percentage in 1934 (30-7).
  • Led the National League for four consecutive years in both complete games (1933-1936) and strikeouts (1932-1935).
  • Four-time 20-game winner who finished with 150 career wins and 30 career saves. Dean was the last pitcher to win 30 games until 1968.
  • Announced radio and television baseball broadcasts for both CBS and NBC in the 1940's and 1950's.
  • MVP in 1934