Catchers and pitchers who tended to start together for the Boston Red Sox

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YearGamesPitcher (starts)As batteryCatcher (starts)
1920154Sad Sam Jones (33)
25
Roxy Walters (83)
1922154Alex Ferguson (27)
24
Muddy Ruel (102)
1922154Herb Pennock (26)
12
Roxy Walters (32)
1923154Bill Piercy (24)
15
Al DeVormer (50)
1924157Howard Ehmke (36)
29
Steve O'Neill (91)
1924157Curt Fullerton (20)
13
Val Picinich (42)
1924157Bill Piercy (18)
11
Val Picinich (42)
1925152Jack Quinn (15)
14
Val Picinich (70)
1925152Red Ruffing (27)
15
Johnnie Heving (31)
1925152Ted Wingfield (27)
16
John Bischoff (37)
1926154Hal Wiltse (29)
25
Alex Gaston (92)
1927154Red Ruffing (18)
15
Fred Hofmann (73)
1927154Hal Wiltse (29)
24
Grover Hartley (65)
1928154Danny MacFayden (28)
16
Charlie Berry (49)
1928154Ed Morris (29)
24
Johnnie Heving (36)
1928154Red Ruffing (34)
31
Fred Hofmann (63)
1929155Milt Gaston (28)
18
Charlie Berry (64)
1929155Danny MacFayden (27)
14
Alex Gaston (33)
1929155Ed Morris (26)
24
Johnnie Heving (49)
1930154Milt Gaston (34)
28
Charlie Berry (74)
1930154Danny MacFayden (33)
25
Johnnie Heving (65)
1937153Bobo Newsom (26)
24
Gene Desautels (91)
1937153Jack Wilson (21)
16
Moe Berg (36)
1938150Lefty Grove (21)
21
Gene Desautels (106)
1938150Joe Heving (11)
10
Johnny Peacock (41)
1939152Elden Auker (25)
19
Johnny Peacock (71)
1939152Lefty Grove (23)
22
Gene Desautels (70)
1941155Lefty Grove (21)
19
Johnny Peacock (68)
1941155Dick Newsome (29)
24
Frankie Pytlak (87)
1942152Dick Newsome (23)
18
Johnny Peacock (73)
1943155Tex Hughson (32)
12
Bill Conroy (29)
1943155Tex Hughson (32)
13
Johnny Peacock (27)
1944156Tex Hughson (23)
19
Hal Wagner (63)
1944156Emmett O'Neill (22)
17
Roy Partee (76)
1945157Otey Clark (9)
7
Red Steiner (16)
1945157Dave Ferriss (31)
19
Bob Garbark (57)
1946156Joe Dobson (24)
12
Roy Partee (32)
1946156Tex Hughson (35)
33
Hal Wagner (109)
1947157Joe Dobson (31)
16
Roy Partee (45)
1947157Earl Johnson (17)
15
Birdie Tebbetts (83)
1949155Chuck Stobbs (19)
11
Matt Batts (39)
1950154Joe Dobson (27)
20
Birdie Tebbetts (74)
1970162Sonny Siebert (33)
26
Tom Satriano (47)
1993162Roger Clemens (29)
26
Tony Pena (102)
1994115Roger Clemens (24)
20
Damon Berryhill (59)
1995144Erik Hanson (29)
14
Bill Haselman (36)
1995144Tim Wakefield (27)
26
Mike Macfarlane (104)
1996162Roger Clemens (34)
22
Bill Haselman (60)
2000162Ramon Martinez (27)
26
Jason Varitek (119)
2000162Pete Schourek (21)
19
Scott Hatteberg (43)
2001161Pedro Martinez (18)
12
Jason Varitek (47)
2002162Derek Lowe (32)
32
Jason Varitek (121)
2002162Pedro Martinez (30)
30
Jason Varitek (121)
2002162Tim Wakefield (15)
14
Doug Mirabelli (41)
2003162John Burkett (30)
30
Jason Varitek (119)
2003162Derek Lowe (33)
31
Jason Varitek (119)
2003162Pedro Martinez (29)
29
Jason Varitek (119)
2003162Tim Wakefield (33)
32
Doug Mirabelli (43)
2004162Pedro Martinez (33)
32
Jason Varitek (121)
2004162Curt Schilling (32)
30
Jason Varitek (121)
2004162Tim Wakefield (30)
30
Doug Mirabelli (41)
2005162Matt Clement (32)
32
Jason Varitek (127)
2005162Tim Wakefield (33)
29
Doug Mirabelli (33)
2006162Curt Schilling (31)
25
Jason Varitek (94)
2006162Tim Wakefield (23)
18
Doug Mirabelli (45)
2007162Josh Beckett (30)
29
Jason Varitek (121)
2007162Daisuke Matsuzaka (32)
31
Jason Varitek (121)
2007162Tim Wakefield (31)
27
Doug Mirabelli (33)
2008162Josh Beckett (27)
27
Jason Varitek (120)
2008162Daisuke Matsuzaka (29)
28
Jason Varitek (120)
2008162Tim Wakefield (30)
30
Kevin Cash (42)
2009162Josh Beckett (32)
27
Jason Varitek (106)
2009162Clay Buchholz (16)
13
Victor Martinez (31)
2009162Tim Wakefield (21)
18
George Kottaras (25)
2010162Clay Buchholz (28)
27
Victor Martinez (106)

Includes all games played 1919-2010.
Selected according to the formula (M - P * C / T) >= 6, where T = team games, P = games started by the pitcher, C = games started by the catcher, and M = mutual starts by the pitcher and catcher. In essence, any battery which started together 6 more times than would have been expected if their individual starts had been distributed randomly is considered to include a personal catcher.
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