Who Was The First 200-Game Winner In Professional Baseball?

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    Albert G. Spalding might not be a household name today, but he was hot stuff back in the 19th century. He finished his professional baseball career with 252 wins and just 65 losses. He was the first pitcher to reach 200 wins and 250 wins. He wasn’t just a pitcher, Spalding was good with the bat, as well. During the National Association’s five year run, Spalding finished 5th in total hits.

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