In 1966, the Baltimore Orioles did not give up one single run -- earned or unearned -- to the L.A. Dodgers in the last 33 innings of the Series.
The New York Yankees Mariano Rivera holds the all time Post season record of 33 1/3 scoreless innings pitched. Whitey Ford holds the World Series record with 33 consecutive scoreless innings pitched. Christy Mathewson pitched 27 consecutive scoreless innings in a single post season as he threw 3 shutouts in the 1905 World Series.
Orel Hershiser with 59.
Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees with 34 2/3 scoreless playoff innings between 1998-2000.
Through the 2008 season, that is Mariano Rivera with 34 2/3 scoreless innings between 1998-2000.
Brandon Webb in 2007 with 42 1/3 consecutive scoreless innings.
Click on the 'Scoreless Innings Leaders' link on this page to see a list of MLB career leaders of scoreless innings pitched.
The MLB record was set by Oakland A's pitcher Brad Ziegler with 27 scoreless innings on Sunday July 27, 2008. The record of 25 scoreless innings was previously held George McQuillan of the 1907 Philadelphia Phillies.
Todd Helton - 47 2/3 innings for the University of Tennessee in 1994.
As of the 2007 postseason, the record is held by John Smoltz who has pitched 207 innings in the postseason.
Jerry Koosman of the 1973 Mets with 31 2/3. Currently (June 7, 2012), R.A. Dickey has thrown 24 2/3 consecutive scoreless innings.
Orel Hershiser, a righthander who pitched with several teams between 1983-2000 but spent the majority of his career with the Los Angeles Dodgers, holds the MLB record for scoreless innings pitched with 59 between August 30 and September 28 in the 1988 season. Hershiser currently can be seen broadcasting games on ESPN.
Roy Halladay (PHI) started and pitched 2 scoreless innings. Cliff Lee (PHI) then pitched 1.2 innings and gave up 1 run. Tyler Clippard (WAS) pitched .1 innings and did not give up a run. Clayton Kershaw (LAD) pitched a scoreless inning. Jair Jurrjens (ATL) pitched 1.2 innings of scoreless ball. Craig Kimbrel (ATL) completed .1 innings and did not give up a run. Jonny Venters (ATL) pitched .2 innings of scoreless ball. Heath Bell (SD) then completed .1 innings of scoreless ball. Joel Hanrahan (PIT) pitched .2 innings in the 9th and did not give up a run. Brian Wilson (SF) finished off the AL with .1 innings of scoreless ball.
The star lefty handed pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, Babe Ruth, established the record of 29 and 2 thirds consecutive scoreless World Series innings pitched. It was not till 1961 that Whitey Ford broke Babe Ruth's World Series record, at 33 innings.
Babe Ruth with 29 2/3 consecutive scoreless innings pitched in World Series play.
The record is 59 by Orel Hershiser of the Los Angeles Dodgers between August 30, 1988 and September 28, 1988. Don Drysdale did it back in either the 50's or the 60's, but he had a record 58.2 scoreless innings, which basically means 6 straight shutouts plus 2.2 extra innings. Orel Herseiser broke that record back in 1988 with 59.0 consecutive scoreless innings
Orel Hershiser : Los Angeles, 59.0 scoreless innings from 8/30/88 - 9/28/88 ...Dan Drysdale : Los Angeles, 58.0 scoreless innings from 5/14/68 - 6/8/68 ...Walter Johnson: Washington, 55.2 scoreless innings from 4/10/13 - 5/14/13...Jack Coombs: Philadelphia, 53.0 scoreless innings from 9/5/10 - 9/25/10...Bob Gibson: St. Louis, 47.0 scoreless innings from 7/13/33 - 8/1/33 ...
Through the 2008 season, that is Mariano Rivera who has pitched 117 1/3 innings in the postseason to an ERA of 0.77. He has pitched 47 2/3 innings in the ALDS to an ERA of 0.38, 38 2/3 innings in the ALCS to an ERA of 0.93, and 31 innings in the World Series to an ERA of 1.16. All told, he has given up 10 earned runs in postseason play.
Mariano Rivera has the best career postseason ERA wit 0.74 in 133.1 innings pitched.
babe ruth in a 14 inning world series complete game in 1916 gave up 1 run in the 1st inning followed by 13 scoreless innings which he won by a score of 2 to 1 .
21 by Joe Oeschger of the Boston Braves against the Brooklyn Robins (now Dodgers) on May 1, 1920. The game went 26 innings and ended in a 1-1 tie due to darkness. Oeschger pitched a complete game, allowing the Robins one run in the fifth inning. The Robins pitcher, Leon Cadore, also pitched a complete game and allowed Boston's run in the sixth inning giving him 20 consecutive scoreless innings. The only other pitcher to throw 20 consecutive scoreless innings in one game was Joe Harris of the Boston Americans (now Red Sox) against the Philadelphia Athletics on September 1, 1906. Harris gave up a single run in the 3rd inning and then went until to the 24th inning before giving up 3 more to lose the game 4-1.
The record for most consecutive hitless innings pitched is 25.1, which equals 76 outs, by Cy Young on May 3-May 11, 1904.
Pettitte, Glavine and Smoltz, in that order. Clemens and Maddux are right behind them.
Gaylord Perry, 16 innings September 1, 1967. It was a 1-0 Giant win over Cincinatti at Cincy. The reliever who pitched last 5 innings got the win. Think it was Ron Herbel.