Baltimore Sun’s BEST party in 2 weeks

Brett Myers

How many active ex-Orioles pitchers have 80 career wins?

It’s one of those baseball statistics that’s hard to believe.

I checked it a couple times to make sure I hadn’t missed anyone. And I really believe I haven’t.

According to, there are 44 active major league pitchers who have at least 80 career wins – a modest accomplishment, but impressive considering all who have played the game.

Of that group of 44, none has played for the Orioles.

Think about that for a moment. I’m not talking about none of the 44 plays for the Orioles right now. I am talking about ever. Not a couple wins here or there with Orioles by some journeyman before moving on elsewhere. And, let’s face it, the Orioles have had...