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Generally, the pitcher who last pitched for the winning team right before the winning team took the lead for good, except that the starting pitcher cannot get credited for a win unless he pitches at least 5 innings (and his team takes the lead for good).

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What is the lowest winning margin in baseball?

One run, with the lowest scoring game being 1-0.


How does rain or snow affect the game of baseball?

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Do major league baseball have to pay a fine if ejected from a baseball game?

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What is the hours of a pro baseball player?

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Was it possible for Jackie Robinson to have used a microphone to deliver his speeches after winning the baseball game?

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What is the Mercy Rule in Little League baseball?

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