Winning and Losing, Take 3

Another post on this idea of team wins and losses? Well, you know, in the old days this would have been one massive 6,000-word post. But I'm getting older, so it comes out in segments now. * * * In 1963, Sandy Koufax officially won 25 games, which was obviously very good. But if you could team-wins like I think you should, it was actually an all-time year — the Dodgers won 34 of the 40 games Koufax started that season. That's THIRTY-FOUR wins for Koufax. That’s tied with Whitey Ford in 1961 for most wins in a season since the end of World War II.

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