Even in the case of 49-year-old pitcher Jamie Moyer, all good things must come to an end.
Moyer debuted in the major leagues in 1986 and has spent the last 25-plus seasons pitching for eight different teams. He was designated for assignment earlier this week by the Colorado Rockies. Given that he’s 2-5 with a 5.70 ERA in 10 starts, Moyer is probably done pitching in the major leagues.
He’s had a historic career, though, one that began before I was born and continued through my college years. Here’s a list of the top 25 moments of Moyer’s professional career.