'85 Record Breaker - Dwight Gooden
The Doctor Earns PhD in Pitching
DWIGHT GOODEN BECOMES YOUNGEST 20-GAME WINNER IN MODERN HISTORY
Flushing, N.Y., August 25, 1985: Mets’ Dwight Gooden won his 20th game of year today. At 20 years, 9 months, 9 days he became the youngest pitcher in modern ball to achieve 20th Win. The previous modern mark was set by Indians’ Bob Feller who was 20 years, 10 months, 5 days of age, 9-8-39.