Aug. 23, 1936
9 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 4 BB, 15 Ks, W (first of career) vs. Browns
"The Heater from Van Meter" was only 17 when he made his first big league start, and he struck out 15 St. Louis Browns over nine innings for his first career major league victory. Feller would complete four games that season and strike out at least 10 batters each time. Here is a look at some of the debuts from the best and most-hyped pitchers in baseball history. Deadball Era pitchers are excluded because of the lack of accurate gamelog information from their debuts.