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What MLB pitcher recorded the longest losing streak in between wins in a single season?

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Hi, Randy,

A pitcher for the Philadelphia A's named Jack Nabors lost 19 straight games in 1916. He went 1-20 that year.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/gl.cgi?t=p&id=naborja01&year=1916#0,14

In the National League, it is 18 games by two players:

Roger Craig of the New York Mets in 1963. He finished the season 5-22.

http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/gl.cgi?t=p&id=craigro01&year=1963#0,23

Cliff Curtis, Boston Braves, 1910. He was 6-24 on the year.

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