Zip Zabel Long Relief

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Date of Event: June 17, 1915

On June 17, 1915, Zip Zabel pitched the longest relief stint in Major League history. After 3 hours and 15 minutes of relief pitching, he earned the win. In 18.1 innings, he gave up 9 hits and one walk. He struck out 6 and allowed no earned runs. How’s that for a long relief?