pitcher of record

The pitcher who is charged with a win or loss, even if he has been removed from the game.

Cy Young has a MLB record of 827 decisions
Cy Young has a MLB record of 827 decisions

A pitcher who has been removed as the pitcher of record remains so until the score becomes tied or a new lead is established, at which point a new pitcher of record is established.

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