Originally Posted by BCubb2003
I wonder how many pitches were thrown in the 1920 game between Boston and Brooklyn, when Joe Oeschger and Leon Cadore each went 26 innings.
It truly boggles, that both of them had a complete game of 26 innings. Say 10-20 pitches per inning; it would probably be anywhere from 250 to 500 pitches for each pitcher. They really built up the arm strength in the old days.