For the sixth consecutive season, Robin Roberts is a 20-game winner

Aug 19, 1955 | 20 Wins

On August 19, 1955 — For the sixth consecutive season, Robin Roberts is a 20-game winner. The Phillies right-hander, who will finish the season with a 23-14 record, beats Don Newcombe and the first place Dodgers at Connie Mack Stadium, 3-2.


 

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