This is worth writing about, even though in Jamie Moyer’s last game as an Oriole I was still single. I got married a week after Moyer last pitched for Baltimore, back in 1995, his third and final season here. That was before three kids and 16 years of wedded bliss for me.
That’s how we mark Moyer’s career these days, in our own timeline: where we were when he did what.
His first win, June 16, 1986 with the Chicago Cubs, came as I had just finished my junior year in high school. Orioles’ starter Jake Arrieta was three months old; Tommy Hunter was born two weeks after Moyer’s debut.
Last night, the soft-tossing lefty threw seven innings against the San Diego Padres, giving...