Seasons as an Angel: 1972-1979
Best Season: 1973
Record: 21-16, ERA: 2.87, Strikeouts: 383
Struck out a league-leading 329 batters in his first season as an Angel.
Struck out 383 hitters in his second year, the most recorded in a season since 1886.
Threw four no-hitters while wearing an Angels jersey.
Selected to five All-Star teams during his eight seasons with the team.
Angels record-holder in strikeouts (2,416), shutouts (40) and complete games (156).
Ranks second all-time in team wins (138).
Holds the MLB record for most career strikeouts (5,714), seasons pitched (27) and no-hitters (7).
Despite his dominance, Ryan never won a Cy Young Award.
Inducted into the Hall of Fame and had his jersey retired by the Angels in 1992.
Did I leave anyone off? Do you disagree with the order? Please share your comments below.
Want to read more about the Angels? Check out my previous article: Why the 2011 Halos will Bounce Back and Win the AL West