Chet Johnson

Chester Lillis "Chesty Chet" Johnson (August 1, 1917 – April 10, 1983) was a Major League Baseball pitcher who played for the St. Louis Browns in 1946. His brother, Earl Johnson, played for the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers.

Chet Johnson
Chet Johnson 1945.jpg
Born: (1917-08-01)August 1, 1917
Redmond, Washington
Died: April 10, 1983(1983-04-10) (aged 65)
Seattle, Washington
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 12, 1946, for the St. Louis Browns
Last MLB appearance
September 29, 1946, for the St. Louis Browns
MLB statistics
Win-Loss record0-0
Earned run average5.00

Johnson attended the University of Washington, where he played college baseball for the Huskies from 1937–1939.[1]


  1. ^ "University of Washington Baseball Players Who Made It to a Major League Baseball Team". Archived from the original on 2005-12-02. Retrieved 21 August 2012.

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