major league baseball for the most career innings?
7 total innings are in a game altogether
Yes. Its been done 7 times, all in the National League (most recently 5/5/99 Rockies vs Cubs). The American League record is eight straight innings.
It was established that a major league baseball game would be comprised of nine innings by the National Association on March 7th, 1857. It only takes five innings, however, to be counted as an "official" game.
The number of innings in a baseball game depends on the level of competition. In Major League Baseball a complete game is normally nine (9) innings. Games that are called due to weather or games that are forfieted can be less than nine (9) innings. Games that go into extra innings can be played until the last out is made or until the winning run is scored.
5.98 innings per start, or about 6 innings, according to baseball-reference.com
9 in major leagues
5.98 innings, according to baseball-research.com
9 innings in a regulation baseball game. ---------- 9 innings in a professional...Major League and Minor League...game, and in most college games. High School and PONY League games are 7 innings, and Little League (12-and-under) play 6 innings.
The average life span of a Major League baseball is 7 pitches. Other estimates are three innings.
The MLB record for innings played was 26 by Brooklyn and Boston in 1920. The minor league record is 33 innings between the Rochester Red Wings and the Pawtucket Red Socks in 1981.
A 23 innings game between the Indians and the Twins.
30, scored by the Texas rangers
Only a handful of times (I think onlty 3 or 4) has a player scored at least one run in all 9 innings, and in none of them did they score exactly one run in each inning. So, no.
The Major League Baseball team with the most consecutive scoreless innings is 56 by the Pittsburgh Pirates. They have held that record since 1903.