Did You Know…

No player in the 20th century has won more games in his final season in the majors than Sandy Koufax.  Koufax wrapped up his big league career in 1966 while winning 27 times for the Dodgers.

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2 responses to “Did You Know…

  1. Wow very cool trivia. It inspired me to look up his stats. I never realized he retired at such a young age. And although I knew he was one of the best in his era, I never realized just how dominant his numbers were from 1961 to 1966. Insane.

    • Fuji- Yes, he was dominant. I like to look at his numbers and compare to Randy Johnson’s from the D’Back years. I think that ‘The Big Unit’ does not get the credit he deserves for being elite – possibly overshadowed by Clemens and Maddux…

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