1992 SEASON HIGHLIGHTS (BRAVES)

Highlights & Notables > 1992

1992 Cy Young runner-up

Tossed a career-high five shutouts in his first 18 starts on way to a 19-3 mark through August 19

Became first Braves pitcher to win 20 games in consecutive seasons since Warren Spahn did it six years in a row from 1956-61

Received NL Pitcher-of-the-Month award for July after going 5-0 with a 1.42 ERA

Twice was named co-winner of NL Player-of-the-Week honors

Tied for 1st in the NL with 20 wins, ranked 2nd with a .714 winning pct.

T1st with five shutouts and T6th with seven complete games

Went 13-0 over 16 starts with a 2.13 ERA from May 27 to August 19

13-game winning streak was a Braves' modern day record and equalled the Braves' overall franchise record of 13 straight wins, set by Charlie Buffinton in 1884

Although he took the loss in the All-Star Game, Glavine became the first NL pitcher to start All-Star Games in consecutive years since Robin Roberts of the Phillies received the assignment in 1954 and 1955 (LA's Don Drysdale started both All-Star Games for the NL in 1959)

POSTSEASON

Pitched effectively in Game 3 of NLCS vs. Pirates (6.1 IP, 7H, 3R, 3ER, 3BB, 2K) but lost 3-2

Tagged for eight runs in second inning of Game 6 (1.0 IP, 6H, 8R, 7ER, 0BB, 0K)

Rebounded with route-going effort in Game 1 of World Series over Toronto's Jack Morris (9.0 IP, 4H, 1R, 1ER, 0BB, 6K)

Received credit for another complete game in 2-1 loss in Game 4 (8.0 IP, 6H, 2R, 2ER, 4BB, 2K)

Became first southpaw to post two complete games in a World Series since Mickey Lolich hurled three for the Detroit Tigers in 1968