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Cardinals' Adam Wainwright, Yadier Molina set MLB record for most team wins by a starting battery - The Athletic

Sunday's 15-6 victory served as the 203rd team win for games in which Wainwright and Molina were the starting battery, breaking the all-time record held by Warren Spahn and Del Crandall.

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Cardinals' Adam Wainwright, Yadier Molina set MLB record for most team wins by a starting battery - The Athletic Image

When Adam Wainwright and Yadier Molina took the field Sunday night at Busch Stadium, they had already made their mark for the night in the history books. The duo was making their 311th career start as batterymates and their 355th overall appearance together, tying the duo of Matt Thornton and A.J. Pierzynski for the seventh-most appearances by a battery in major-league history.

But after the Cardinals locked up a 15-6 victory over the Giants, Molina and Wainwright had also locked up another milestone of their own. Sunday's victory served as the 203rd team win for games in which Wainwright and Molina were the starting battery, breaking the all-time record held by Warren Spahn and Del Crandall.

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