|Steve Carlton. © Rubenstein, photographer Martyna Borkowski (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
Steve Carlton, one of the best Phillies pitchers ever, accomplished a great feat 40 years ago by winning 27 games in a season but he also accomplished something else that happened on April 25th 1972.
Chris Jaffe of Hardballtimes.com picks up the story from here in his blog:
Phillies numbers after 19 games: