JAMIE MOYER vs. #REDS: 8/22/86

On June 16, 1986 – 18 months before Reds starter Mat Latos was born (12/9/87) – Rockies starter Jamie Moyer made his Major League debut for the Cubs vs the Phillies and earned the 7-5 win over Steve CarltonMoyer made his first career appearance/start vs the Reds in a 3-2 Cubs win at Wrigley Field on 8/22/86 (5.2ip, 8h, 0r, 5bb, 0k)…he beat Reds starter Ted PowerNick Esasky had 3 hits for the Reds and Dave Parker 2…that day’s game included Cooperstown Hall of Famers Barry Larkin (1-4, 1sb), Tony Perez (0-3) and Ryne Sandberg (0-3)…Cubs 3B Chris Speier doubled off Rob Murphy.

Here’s the boxscore from that 8/22/86 game, courtesy of Baseball Reference.


I hope Jamie Moyer pitches for 20 more seasons, it nice having at least one major leaguer older than me. Make me feel younger.

I think it’s awesome he’s still putting it out there!! And I agree…makes me feel young too!!ūüôā

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