New Day, Opposing Pitcher with Same Last Name

From the Twitterverse on Thursday. It started innocently enough:

… which led to:

 

To which Jayson Stark replied:

So, using the Retrosheet game logs, it turns out that the same team has faced two different pitchers with the same last name in consecutive games nearly 200 times between 1914 and 2015! Of course there are brother combinations in there, like the Perrys, Niekros and Deans, but there are quite a few more without a familial link.  Here they are, in team-by-team order:

DATE TEAM GM# OPP SP
20030508 ANA 33 Jason Davis
20030509 ANA 34 Doug Davis
20090817 ANA 116 David Hernandez
20090818 ANA 117 Fausto Carmona (Roberto Hernandez)
19740522 BAL 37 Jim Perry
19740523 BAL 38 Gaylord Perry
19740907 BAL 138 Gaylord Perry
19740908 BAL 139 Jim Perry
19890617 BAL 64 Matt Young
19890618 BAL 65 Curt Young
19900727 BAL 98 Storm Davis
19900728 BAL 99 Mark Davis
20010621 BAL 71 Kip Wells
20010622 BAL 72 David Wells
19160627 BOS 61 Jing Johnson
19160628 BOS 62 Walter Johnson
19170428 BOS 12 Walter Johnson
19170430 BOS 13 Jing Johnson
19250909 BOS 133 Hank Johnson
19250911 BOS 134 Walter Johnson
19740513 BOS 32 Jim Perry
19740514 BOS 33 Gaylord Perry
19740622 BOS 65 Gaylord Perry
19740622 BOS 66 Jim Perry
19740627 BOS 70 Jim Perry
19740628 BOS 71 Gaylord Perry
19740911 BOS 142 Gaylord Perry
19740912 BOS 143 Jim Perry
19750430 BOS 16 Gaylord Perry
19750501 BOS 17 Jim Perry
19340621 BRO 60 Dizzy Dean
19340622 BRO 61 Paul Dean
19340921 BRO 144 Dizzy Dean
19340921 BRO 145 Paul Dean
19350824 BRO 117 Paul Dean
19350825 BRO 118 Dizzy Dean
19350825 BRO 119 Paul Dean
19200530 BSN 34 Sherry Smith
19200531 BSN 35 George Smith
19320823 BSN 126 Syl Johnson
19320824 BSN 127 Si Johnson
19380728 BSN 85 Peaches Davis
19380729 BSN 86 Curt Davis
19740427 CAL 20 Jim Perry
19740428 CAL 21 Gaylord Perry
19740507 CAL 29 Jim Perry
19740508 CAL 30 Gaylord Perry
19160628 CHA 61 Stan Coveleski
19160629 CHA 62 Harry Coveleski
19160802 CHA 101 Jing Johnson
19160804 CHA 102 Walter Johnson
19270728 CHA 99 Walter Johnson
19270729 CHA 100 Jing Johnson
19740611 CHA 54 Jim Perry
19740612 CHA 55 Gaylord Perry
19900905 CHA 135 Mel Stottlemyre
19900907 CHA 136 Todd Stottlemyre
20060510 CHA 33 Ervin Santana
20060512 CHA 34 Johan Santana
19210719 CHN 82 Sherry Smith
19210720 CHN 83 George Smith
19340605 CHN 45 Paul Dean
19340606 CHN 46 Dizzy Dean
19340812 CHN 109 Paul Dean
19340812 CHN 110 Dizzy Dean
19350416 CHN 1 Dizzy Dean
19350418 CHN 2 Paul Dean
19350809 CHN 108 Paul Dean
19350810 CHN 109 Dizzy Dean
19350925 CHN 150 Paul Dean
19350927 CHN 151 Dizzy Dean
19580511 CHN 24 Von McDaniel
19580511 CHN 25 Lindy McDaniel
19680703 CHN 77 Larry Jackson
19680704 CHN 78 Grant Jackson
19680914 CHN 152 Larry Jackson
19680915 CHN 153 Grant Jackson
19880820 CHN 121 Zane Smith
19880821 CHN 122 Pete Smith
19960430 CHN 27 Alan Benes
19960501 CHN 28 Andy Benes
20020506 CHN 30 Travis Smith
20020507 CHN 31 Bud Smith
19340708 CIN 72 Dizzy Dean
19340708 CIN 73 Paul Dean
19340828 CIN 124 Cy Moore
19340828 CIN 125 Euel Moore
19340928 CIN 150 Dizzy Dean
19340929 CIN 151 Paul Dean
19340930 CIN 152 Dizzy Dean
19350629 CIN 65 Paul Dean
19350630 CIN 66 Dizzy Dean
19350731 CIN 96 Paul Dean
19350801 CIN 97 Dizzy Dean
19360723 CIN 86 Bob Smith
19360725 CIN 87 Al Smith
19670519 CIN 36 Larry Jackson
19670520 CIN 37 Grant Jackson
19670730 CIN 104 Joe Niekro
19670731 CIN 105 Phil Niekro
19750921 CIN 156 Phil Niekro
19750922 CIN 157 Joe Niekro
19800706 CIN 80 Joe Niekro
19800710 CIN 81 Phil Niekro
19821003 CIN 162 Joe Niekro
19830404 CIN 1 Phil Niekro
19870928 CIN 156 Zane Smith
19870929 CIN 157 Pete Smith
19880422 CIN 17 Zane Smith
19880424 CIN 18 Pete Smith
20020810 CIN 115 Robert Joseph Jones
20020811 CIN 116 Robert Mitchell Jones
19630922 CLE 156 Don Lee
19630922 CLE 157 Mike Lee
19900419 CLE 8 Pascual Perez
19900421 CLE 9 Melido Perez
19960805 CLE 112 David Wells
19960806 CLE 113 Bob Wells
19990914 CLE 144 Ramon Martinez
19990915 CLE 145 Pedro Martinez
20000429 CLE 20 Ramon Martinez
20000430 CLE 21 Pedro Martinez
19960820 COL 126 Alan Benes
19960821 COL 127 Andy Benes
19960830 COL 136 Alan Benes
19960831 COL 137 Andy Benes
20000706 COL 82 Russ Ortiz
20000707 COL 83 Ramon Ortiz
20100822 COL 123 Daniel Hudson
20100823 COL 124 Tim Hudson
19160831 DET 128 Allen Russell
19160902 DET 129 Reb Russell
19420529 DET 45 Al Smith
19420530 DET 46 Eddie Smith
19740518 DET 33 Jim Perry
19740519 DET 34 Gaylord Perry
19750422 DET 9 Gaylord Perry
19750423 DET 10 Jim Perry
19850918 DET 145 Phil Niekro
19850919 DET 146 Joe Niekro
19850924 DET 151 Phil Niekro
19850925 DET 152 Joe Niekro
20050717 DET 90 Runelvys Hernandez
20050718 DET 91 Orlando Hernandez
20060528 DET 50 Jason Johnson
20060529 DET 51 Randy Johnson
20000703 FLO 83 Robert Joseph Jones
20000704 FLO 84 Robert Mitchell Jones
20050808 FLO 110 Sun-Woo Kim
20050808 FLO 111 Byung-Hyun Kim
19650627 HOU 74 Al Jackson
19650628 HOU 75 Larry Jackson
19750620 HOU 70 Tom Carroll
19750621 HOU 71 Clay Carroll
19870923 HOU 151 Zane Smith
19870924 HOU 152 Pete Smith
19880412 HOU 6 Zane Smith
19880413 HOU 7 Pete Smith
19890404 HOU 1 Zane Smith
19890405 HOU 2 Pete Smith
19890623 HOU 72 Pete Smith
19890624 HOU 73 Zane Smith
19910512 HOU 29 Bryn Smith
19910514 HOU 30 Zane Smith
19910728 HOU 97 Zane Smith
19910729 HOU 98 Bryn Smith
19930925 HOU 155 Pedro Martinez
19930926 HOU 156 Ramon Martinez
19960825 HOU 131 Alan Benes
19960826 HOU 132 Andy Benes
19740601 KCA 48 Jim Perry
19740602 KCA 49 Gaylord Perry
20090831 KCA 131 Gio Gonzalez
20090901 KCA 132 Edgar Gonzalez
19680903 LAN 139 Grant Jackson
19680904 LAN 140 Larry Jackson
19710512 LAN 34 George Stone
19710514 LAN 35 Steve Stone
19870912 LAN 141 Zane Smith
19870913 LAN 142 Pete Smith
19890617 LAN 66 Pete Smith
19890618 LAN 67 Zane Smith
19960914 LAN 148 Andy Benes
19960915 LAN 149 Alan Benes
20050902 LAN 134 Sun-Woo Kim
20050903 LAN 135 Byung-Hyun Kim
20050913 LAN 144 Sun-Woo Kim
20050914 LAN 145 Byung-Hyun Kim
20120507 MIA 29 Wandy Rodriguez
20120508 MIA 30 Aneury Rodriguez
20130901 MIA 135 Alex Wood
20130902 MIA 136 Travis Wood
19740416 MIL 8 Jim Perry
19740417 MIL 9 Gaylord Perry
19740702 MIL 74 Jim Perry
19740703 MIL 75 Gaylord Perry
19740924 MIL 156 Gaylord Perry
19740925 MIL 157 Jim Perry
19750418 MIL 8 Gaylord Perry
19750419 MIL 9 Jim Perry
19740712 MIN 89 Jim Perry
19740713 MIN 90 Gaylord Perry
19850421 MIN 12 Curt Young
19850422 MIN 13 Matt Young
20010627 MIN 76 Kip Wells
20010628 MIN 77 David Wells
20090604 MIN 55 Fausto Carmona (Roberto Hernandez)
20090605 MIN 56 Felix Hernandez
19570809 MLN 109 Lindy McDaniel
19570810 MLN 110 Von McDaniel
19630801 MLN 109 Larry Jackson
19630802 MLN 110 Al Jackson
19830714 MON 85 Joe Niekro
19830715 MON 86 Phil Niekro
19890506 MON 30 Zane Smith
19890507 MON 31 Pete Smith
19320524 NY1 30 Jumbo Elliott
19320525 NY1 31 Hal Elliott
19340626 NY1 64 Paul Dean
19340627 NY1 65 Dizzy Dean
19340823 NY1 119 Paul Dean
19340824 NY1 120 Dizzy Dean
19340916 NY1 140 Dizzy Dean
19340916 NY1 141 Paul Dean
19350515 NY1 23 Dizzy Dean
19350515 NY1 24 Paul Dean
19350724 NY1 88 Dizzy Dean
19350725 NY1 89 Paul Dean
19430912 NY1 134 Red Barrett
19430914 NY1 135 Dick Barrett
19570820 NY1 122 Von McDaniel
19570821 NY1 123 Lindy McDaniel
19160614 NYA 48 Harry Coveleski
19160615 NYA 49 Stan Coveleski
19410915 NYA 147 Al Smith
19410917 NYA 148 Eddie Smith
19420604 NYA 44 Eddie Smith
19420605 NYA 45 Al Smith
19420719 NYA 89 Eddie Smith
19420721 NYA 90 Al Smith
19680714 NYN 88 Grant Jackson
19680715 NYN 89 Larry Jackson
19760429 NYN 19 Phil Niekro
19760430 NYN 20 Joe Niekro
19780513 NYN 34 Joe Niekro
19780517 NYN 35 Phil Niekro
19880502 NYN 23 Zane Smith
19880503 NYN 24 Pete Smith
19880715 NYN 89 Zane Smith
19880716 NYN 90 Pete Smith
19890425 NYN 18 Zane Smith
19890426 NYN 19 Pete Smith
19890501 NYN 23 Zane Smith
19890502 NYN 24 Pete Smith
20050929 NYN 159 Sun-Woo Kim
20050930 NYN 160 Byung-Hyun Kim
20100801 NYN 105 Daniel Hudson
20100802 NYN 106 Tim Hudson
19740503 OAK 22 Jim Perry
19740504 OAK 23 Gaylord Perry
19980515 OAK 39 Frank Castillo
19980516 OAK 40 Carlos Castillo
20000415 OAK 11 Pedro Martinez
20000416 OAK 12 Ramon Martinez
20060608 OAK 60 Jason Johnson
20060609 OAK 61 Randy Johnson
20070919 OAK 154 Felix Hernandez
20070921 OAK 155 Fausto Carmona (Roberto Hernandez)
19251003 PHA 153 Hank Johnson
19260413 PHA 1 Walter Johnson
19240702 PHI 66 Jesse Barnes
19240704 PHI 67 Virgil Barnes
19250701 PHI 67 Virgil Barnes
19250703 PHI 68 Jesse Barnes
19340616 PHI 50 Dizzy Dean
19340617 PHI 51 Paul Dean
19350511 PHI 17 Dizzy Dean
19350511 PHI 18 Paul Dean
19350620 PHI 52 Dizzy Dean
19350621 PHI 53 Paul Dean
19360613 PHI 55 Dizzy Dean
19360614 PHI 56 Paul Dean
19570626 PHI 67 Lindy McDaniel
19570627 PHI 68 Von McDaniel
19640614 PHI 53 Al Jackson
19640616 PHI 54 Larry Jackson
19740810 PHI 114 Phil Niekro
19740811 PHI 115 Joe Niekro
19770823 PHI 123 Phil Niekro
19770824 PHI 124 Joe Niekro
19800717 PHI 84 Joe Niekro
19800718 PHI 85 Phil Niekro
19830427 PHI 16 Phil Niekro
19830429 PHI 17 Joe Niekro
19880507 PHI 27 Zane Smith
19880508 PHI 28 Pete Smith
19880719 PHI 93 Zane Smith
19880720 PHI 94 Pete Smith
19960420 PHI 16 Alan Benes
19960421 PHI 17 Andy Benes
19320415 PIT 4 Syl Johnson
19320416 PIT 5 Si Johnson
19340417 PIT 1 Dizzy Dean
19340418 PIT 2 Paul Dean
19340925 PIT 146 Dizzy Dean
19340926 PIT 147 Paul Dean
19680909 PIT 145 Larry Jackson
19680911 PIT 146 Grant Jackson
19780824 PIT 125 Phil Niekro
19780825 PIT 126 Joe Niekro
19790429 PIT 18 Joe Niekro
19790501 PIT 19 Phil Niekro
19790712 PIT 83 Joe Niekro
19790713 PIT 84 Phil Niekro
19820502 PIT 20 Joe Niekro
19820503 PIT 21 Phil Niekro
19890512 PIT 32 Zane Smith
19890513 PIT 33 Pete Smith
19960415 PIT 12 Alan Benes
19960416 PIT 13 Andy Benes
19960924 PIT 157 Andy Benes
19960925 PIT 158 Alan Benes
20020719 PIT 96 Bud Smith
20020720 PIT 97 Travis Smith
20080430 PIT 27 Oliver Perez
20080501 PIT 28 Odalis Perez
20120610 PIT 59 Bruce Chen
20120612 PIT 60 Wei-Yin Chen
19760514 SDN 29 Paul Reuschel
19760516 SDN 30 Rick Reuschel
19800921 SDN 151 Phil Niekro
19800922 SDN 152 Joe Niekro
19810524 SDN 42 Phil Niekro
19810525 SDN 43 Joe Niekro
19910619 SDN 67 Zane Smith
19910621 SDN 68 Bryn Smith
20000404 SEA 1 Pedro Martinez
20000405 SEA 2 Ramon Martinez
20060628 SEA 79 Edgar Gonzalez
20060629 SEA 80 Enrique Gonzalez
19800601 SFN 47 Joe Niekro
19800602 SFN 48 Phil Niekro
19890414 SFN 9 Zane Smith
19890415 SFN 10 Pete Smith
19910602 SFN 50 Pete Smith
19910604 SFN 51 Zane Smith
20050924 SFN 154 Sun-Woo Kim
20050925 SFN 155 Byung-Hyun Kim
19170624 SLA 58 Harry Coveleski
19170625 SLA 59 Stan Coveleski
19190608 SLA 36 Walter Johnson
19190610 SLA 37 Jing Johnson
19310528 SLA 34 Fay Thomas
19310531 SLA 35 Tommy Thomas
19670527 SLN 36 Grant Jackson
19670528 SLN 37 Larry Jackson
19670924 SLN 157 Phil Niekro
19670926 SLN 158 Joe Niekro
19740516 SLN 33 George Stone
19740517 SLN 34 Steve Stone
19750813 SLN 117 Joe Niekro
19750814 SLN 118 Phil Niekro
19880513 SLN 34 Pete Smith
19880514 SLN 35 Zane Smith
20010616 SLN 67 Kip Wells
20010617 SLN 68 David Wells
20000505 TBA 28 Ramon Martinez
20000506 TBA 29 Pedro Martinez
19740527 TEX 45 Jim Perry
19740528 TEX 46 Gaylord Perry
19860723 TEX 95 Joe Niekro
19860724 TEX 96 Phil Niekro
20000424 TEX 19 Ramon Martinez
20000425 TEX 20 Pedro Martinez
20080522 TEX 49 Livan Hernandez
20080523 TEX 50 Fausto Carmona (Roberto Hernandez)
19890622 TOR 71 Matt Young
19890623 TOR 72 Curt Young
19900718 TOR 92 Matt Young
19900720 TOR 93 Curt Young
20010523 TOR 45 David Wells
20010524 TOR 46 Kip Wells
19160605 WS1 45 Harry Coveleski
19160608 WS1 46 Stan Coveleski
19170420 WS1 7 Jing Johnson
19170421 WS1 8 Ellis Johnson

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