Ron Guidry Guidry set the Yankees single game record when he struckout 18 California Angels in a game on June 17, 1978.
Ron Guidry tied Babe Ruth's AL record for most shutouts for a left hander set in 1916.
As of the 2010 season, the Yankees team record for strikeouts by a pitcher in a season is 248 by Ron Guidry in 1978.
Baseball mangers and players were impressed with Guidry's fastball that was clocked at 82 miles per hour. It's unusual for a pitcher of Guidry's height to pitch at that velocity. In addition, on June 17, 1978, Guidry pitched a 4-0 shut out which broke the teams 59 year old record for left handed pitchers. He struck out 18 Angels.
Guidry won the Cy Young Award in 1978 with a 25-and-3 record.
Whitey Ford of the New York Yankees holds the MLB record for World Series pitching victories with 10.
== == Ed Morris had 12 in 1886, which is the AA record for Lefthanders Sandy Koufax had 11 in 1963, which is the NL record for Lefthanders The American League record for shutouts in a season by a southpaw is 9 and held by Ron Guidry of the Yankees (1978) and Babe Ruth of the Red Sox (1916).
For a single season, that is Ron Guidry with 248 in 1978. For a career, that is Whitey Ford with 1,956.
The New York Yankees all-time winningest pitcher is Whitey Ford with 236 wins.
Major league baseball pitcher is remembered for his outstanding record in 1904. In that season, his pitching record was 41 wins and only 12 losses. He is also remembered for a wild pitch that cost the New York Highlanders a pennant. This team was later named the NY Yankees.
The franchise record for wins in a season is 41 by Jack Chesbro in 1904.
Season record would be Spud Chandler
Jack Chesbro with 41 for the 1904 team.
Mike Mussina was the last Yankees pitcher to win 20 games in a season. In 2008, Mike Mussina's record was 20-9.
Frank Lary of the Detroit Tigers.Lary had a record of 16-15 in 1958 ... his record against the Yankees that season was 7-1.
Among pitchers, Whitey Ford has the most Yankees records with five.
Ron Guidry led the American League with 9 Shutouts for the Yankees in 1978, and that is tops for a LH thrower. Also, Bob Lemon led with 10 Shutouts for Cleveland in 1948, and he batted left, but threw right.
Ron Guidry posted only three losses in the 1978 season. He pitched in 35 games that year.
I think the answer is Roger Clemens if he is retired he last played for the New York Yankees.
The pitcher of record is the pitcher who will gain the win or loss when the game ends.
Ron Guidry posted a .893 winning percentage which was the highest in baseball history by a 20 game winner.
Bob Welch of the 1990 Oakland Athletics with 27 wins (record was 27-6). Next is 25 wins by Ron Guidry of the 1978 New York Yankees (record was 25-3) and Steve Stone of the 1980 Baltimore Orioles (record was 25-7).