Randy Johnson's famous winking at bat was against Larry Walker. The winking at bat was against John Kruk and Walker played for the Expos at the time of the Kruk at bat.
Each one an All-Star, none a household name yet. Ever since Walker ducked out on Randy Johnson the night of June 13 in Seattle, the baseball world looked forward to a matchup in Cleveland.
Position: Pitcher Bats: Right • Throws: Left 6-10, 225lb (208cm, 102kg) .
Randy Johnson composed an interesting list of pitchers he most prefers watching: Dickson, Detroit's Justin Thompson and Kansas City's Jose Rosado. Both statements are false. To me, this is a no. Randy Johnson, in full Randall David Johnson, (born September 10, 1963, Walnut Creek, California, U.S.), American professional baseball player who—with five career Cy Young Awards (1995, 1999–2002) as the best pitcher in either the American or National League—is considered one of the greatest pitchers in the sport’s history. Born: September 10, 1963 in Walnut Creek, CA us Draft: Drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 4th round of the 1982 MLB June Amateur Draft from Livermore HS (Livermore, CA) and the Montreal Expos in the 2nd round of the 1985 MLB June Amateur Draft from University of Southern California (Los Angeles, CA). In this section Probable Pitchers Prospect Rankings Injury updates Transactions Starting Lineups Hall of Fame Longform Awards MLB Draft All-Star Game. … 7/8/97: Larry Walker turns his helmet backwards and bats from the right side after Randy Johnson sails a pitch over his head.
Walker played for the Rockies at the time: Yes or No.
Kurkjian recalls Randy Johnson's intimidating presence (1:19) On the anniversary of Randy Johnson's 1990 no-hitter, Tim Kurkjian looks back on how dominant and intimidating Johnson …