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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from the baseball databank. Stats awards fabulous feats famous firsts hall of fame hitting charts legendary lists pitching charts record books rules scoring. The first home run in team history was hit on april 10, 1977, by designated hitter juan bernhardt. I havent had a chance to read the whole book, but i thumbed through it and read excerpts. Seattle mariners top 10 career pitching leaders baseball.638 18 415 1553 663 1117 925 823 916 824 1431 454 860 1492 291 1555 870 1458 1010 1471 1578 1143 1262 1417 1121 7 313 1340 646 1313 495 104 1030 977 1457 933 1484 1491 618 227 874