Old Hoss Radbourn

Old Hoss Radbourn

About Old Hoss Radbourn

Charles Gardner Radbourn (December 11, 1854 February 5, 1897), nicknamed 'Old Hoss', was an American professional baseball pitcher who played 12 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB). He played for the Buffalo Bisons (1880), Providence Grays (-), Boston Beaneaters (-), Boston Reds (1890), and Cincinnati Reds (1891). In 1884, Radbourn became the second National League (NL) pitcher to win a Triple Crown; in the process, he broke the single-season wins record which still stands today. Radbourn was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1939.

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