Keen-eyed Baseball-Reference users have written us asking about an
update made to the statistics of Hall of Fame pitcher Old Hoss
Radbourn. In the past, we had displayed Radbourn with 59
wins in his 1884 season with Providence. However, in a recent
update, Radbourn has been bumped up to 60 wins.
Before we delve into what the correct number is, let’s zoom out a