|Born: February 28, 1916|
West Henrietta, New York
|Died: April 23, 1989 (aged 73)|
Buffalo, New York
|September 12, 1937, for the St. Louis Cardinals|
|Last MLB appearance|
|September 7, 1946, for the St. Louis Cardinals|
|Earned run average||3.32|
Howard Wilbur Krist (February 28, 1916 – April 23, 1989) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball from 1937 to 1946. "Spud" played his entire career for the St. Louis Cardinals of the National League, and was a member of the 1942 and 1946 World Series Championship teams.
Krist's 10–0 record in 1941, his first full season, is the third-best undefeated season ever. He served in the army for two years in Europe during World War II, and lost his effectiveness as a pitcher.
- "Baseball in Wartime – Howie Krist". BaseballinWartime.com. Retrieved February 9, 2019.
- "The Ballplayers - Howie Krist". baseballlibrary.com. Archived from the original on December 24, 2010. Retrieved October 26, 2010.
- Howie Krist at the SABR Baseball Biography Project, by Gregory H. Wolf, Retrieved February 9, 2019.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or Baseball-Reference, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors), or Retrosheet
- Howie Krist at Find a Grave
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