So 49-year-old Jamie Moyer got that elusive victory making him the oldest pitcher in MLB history to win a game, beating the Padres, 5-3. He regularly hit 79 with the fastball and 70-72 with the changeup. Yes, batting practice pitches. How long has Moyer been around Major League Baseball? His first salary in 1986 with the Chicago Cubs was $60,000.
And Moyer “made his major-league debut when Ferris Bueller was in theaters,” according to the Denver Post.
Let’s get rolling!