The 30 Game Winners? How About 50?

Old Hoss Radbourn

What’s more exceptional than 30 game winners? Fifty game winners. Charley “Hoss” Radbourn is one of only three pitchers to ever win 50+ games in a season. In 1884, the year that overhand pitching became legal, Radbourn tallied 59 wins for Providence of the National League. Another Hall of Famer, John Clarkson, in 1885, chalked […]