St. Louis Cardinals' Adam Wainwright achieves 200th win, joins exclusive group
Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals picked up the 200th win of his career, becoming the 5th active pitcher to reach this milestone. He joins Justin Verlander, Zack Greinke, Max Scherzer, and Clayton Kershaw as the only active pitchers with 200 wins. In addition, Wainwright is the 3rd pitcher in Cardinals history to achieve this feat, along with Bob Gibson and Jesse Haines. Prior to this victory, Wainwright had gone 11 starts without a win, earning his 199th win on Tuesday night. With 17 games left in the season, there is anticipation around whether he will be able to reach the 200-win mark. This achievement is particularly significant since Wainwright is in the final season of his career. The Cardinals fans celebrated the milestone, and Wainwright himself talked about what it meant to reach 200 wins in front of them. Overall, Wainwright's 200th win was a notable moment in his career.
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