A righty pitcher who played 8 of his 10 big league seasons for the Boston Red Sox, Oil Can racked up 78 wins and 799 strikeouts in the big leagues. In 1985 The Can threw 272.1 innings over the course of 35 starts, including 13 complete games. Oil Can briefly came out of retirement at age 46 and pitched for the Brockton Rox in the independent Can-Am League. He then squared off with former teammate Roger Clemens in the 2015 Men's Senior Baseball League World Series.
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