On This Day In Baseball History: March 30, 2012

Jamie MoyerAt the age of 49 Jamie Moyer becomes the oldest starting pitcher to make an opening day roster. The soft tossing Moyer started the second game of the season for the Colorado Rockies. Moyer’s 25 year career spanned 4 decades. He first appeared for the Chicago Cubs in 1986. During his career Moyer won 269 games, twice winning 20 for the Seattle Mariners at age 38 and 40. He played for 8 teams. By far his best years were the 11 he spent in Seattle.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s