Cy Young (511-316)
Ricky Nolasco -- still with the Marlins -- has won 76 games as a pitcher for that team.
the pitcher is the player that throws the ball to the batter in the games. Most of the time the pitcher stays the same (major league) but sometimes the pitcher changes (youth league).
Jesse Orosco pitched in 1252 games.
Don Newcombe of the Brooklyn Dodgers with 20 wins in 1951.
Most teams will use a five man rotation and based on this a starting pitcher will pitch every sixth day.
Walter Johnson was a pitching legend in major league baseball. His record was 416 wins and 279 losses. In his games won, he did so with 110 shutouts.
When a pitcher throws hitless baseball for five innings, and the game becomes official because of rain, darkness or some other act of God. Several years ago, Major League Baseball erased several shortened no-hit games from the record books.