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# How many innings must a starting pitcher pitch in MLB to get the win?

Updated: 9/27/2023

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12y ago

IT can be as little as a 1/3 of an inning. It just depends who was the current pitcher when the team got the lead over the other IT can be as little as a 1/3 of an inning. It just depends who was the current pitcher when the team got the lead over the other

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