November 13th, 2012

Eric Gagne

November 13, 2003 – Eric Gagne became the ninth relief pitcher in MLB history to win the Cy Young Award. Gagne went 2-3 with a 1.20 ERA and he converted all 55 save opportunities. Gagne began his career as a starting pitcher and was converted to closer in April 2002. He holds the MLB record for converting 84 consecutive save opportunities between 2002 and 2004.