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Cy Young

Cy Young, the iconic baseball legend, forever etched his name in the sport's history with his record-breaking 511 career wins.

Born on March 29, 1867, in Gilmore, Ohio, Denton True “Cy” Young’s baseball career spanned three decades, from 1890 to 1911. His remarkable talent and enduring legacy earned him the nickname “Cy” due to his cyclone-like fastball.

Young’s career highlights are a testament to his unparalleled skills on the mound. He holds the record for the most career wins by a pitcher in Major League Baseball history, with an astounding 511 victories. His remarkable consistency and longevity in the game solidified his place as one of the greatest pitchers of all time. Young was not only known for his impressive statistics but also for his sportsmanship and dedication to the sport, making him a beloved figure in baseball history.

In recognition of his contributions, the Cy Young Award, given annually to the best pitchers in both the American and National Leagues, serves as a lasting tribute to his unparalleled legacy in the world of baseball. Cy Young’s legacy lives on through his induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame serving as an inspiration to aspiring pitchers and fans.

Denton True "Cy" Young



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