Jamie Moyer

Baseball Pitcher
Born Nov 18, 1962

Jamie Moyer is an American professional baseball pitcher with the Colorado Rockies of Major League Baseball. At the time of his last game to date (in May 2012), he was the oldest player in the major leagues and had the most wins, losses, and strikeouts of any active Major League pitcher. He has been likened to Phil Niekro. On April 17, 2012, Moyer became the oldest pitcher in MLB history to win a game. Moyer has also pitched for the Chicago Cubs, Texas Rangers, St.… Read More

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  • Fmr. Phillies Pitcher Jamie Moyer Gets Stuck On Disneyland Ride
    Yahoo News - Apr 04, 2015
  • Trust Me On This: How Jamie Moyer Conquered His Fear Of Failure — And Won 269 Major League Games - Nov 15, 2013
  • Fresh Air Weekend: 'breaking Bad,' Holland's 'prism,' Pitcher Jamie Moyer
    NPR - Oct 05, 2013
  • Quora: Major League Baseball 2013 Mid Season Guide
    Huffington Post Sports - Jul 17, 2013


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Jamie Moyer.


1962 Birth Born on November 18, 1962.


Moyer pitched at Saint Joseph's University, where in 1984 he set the school's single-season records in wins, with 16, earned run average (ERA), with 1.99, and strikeouts, with 90. … Read More
1986 - 1990 5 More Events
1991 28 Years Old He made seven starts for the Cardinals in 1991 before being sent to the minor leagues on May 24, and was released on October 14.
1992 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1992, Moyer went to spring training with the Chicago Cubs, but was released and spent the rest of the season in the minor league system of the Detroit Tigers.


1993 - 1995 3 More Events
1996 33 Years Old 1 More Event
Moyer was signed by the Boston Red Sox on January 2, 1996. … Read More
1997 - 1999 3 More Events
2000 37 Years Old 2000 saw Moyer rebound from an early shoulder injury to tally 13 wins, giving him at least 13 in each of his past five seasons. … Read More
2001 38 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2001 Moyer won 20 games, ranked tied for second in the American League, and his 3.43 ERA was sixth in the AL. … Read More


2003 40 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2003, Moyer won a career high 21 games, lost 7, and had a career low 3.27 ERA. … Read More
2004 41 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2004, Moyer went 7–13 and posted his first losing record since 1994. … Read More
2005 42 Years Old 1 More Event
During the 2005 season Moyer passed Randy Johnson to become the winningest pitcher for the Mariners on May 30.
On June 18, 2006, he became the 33rd man to start 500 major league games. … Read More
On April 13, 2007, at age 44 Moyer combined with Tom Glavine to become the oldest matchup of lefty starters (85 years, 163 days) in major league history. … Read More
In 2008, at age 45, Moyer became the oldest active player in Major League baseball. … Read More
When asked about retiring after the expiration of his Phillies contract at the end of 2010, Moyer said, "You know, I'm going to leave that as an open-ended question because I don't know how to answer that. … Read More


2013 50 Years Old Moyer announced the end of his baseball-playing career during an interview with Dave Davies on National Public Radio's Fresh Air broadcast that aired October 2, 2013. … Read More
2014 51 Years Old On February 11, 2014, Moyer and fellow former Phillie Matt Stairs were announced to join the Phillies' television broadcast crew as color analysts for the 2014 season. … Read More
2015 52 Years Old 1 More Event
…  He was inducted into the Mariners Hall of Fame in 2015. … Read More
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