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Mark Buehrle

Mark Buehrle
Buehrle receiving a sign during his 2009 perfect game
MLB Player information
NameMark Buehrle
PositionStarting pitcher
MLB debutJuly 16, 2000 for the Chicago White Sox
Career statistics
Win Loss record161 119
Earned run average3.83
*Chicago White Sox (2000 present)
*4× All-Star selection (2002, 2005, 2006, 2009) *Led AL in innings pitched in 2004 and 2005 *World Series Champion (2005) *Pitched a no-hitter on April 18, 2007 *Pitched a Perfect Game on July 23, 2009 *2× Gold Glove Award winner (2009, 2010) *2× Fielding Bible Award winner (2009, 2010) *Holds MLB record for most consecutive batters retired (45) *2009 This Year in Baseball Performance of the Year Award *2010 This Year in Baseball Play of the Year Award *Hit a Home run against the Milwaukee Brewers on June 14, 2009 *Nine Opening Day starts (White Sox team record, active through 2011) *Most earned wins during inter-league play

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Mark Alan Buehrle ( ; born March 23, 1979) is a Major League Baseball (MLB) left-handed pitcher. He has pitched his entire baseball career for the Chicago White Sox, starting the opening game every season from 2002 to 2006 and again from 2008 to 2011.

Buehrle pitched a no-hitter against the Texas Rangers on April 18, 2007, surrendering just one walk to Sammy Sosa who was then picked off at first base. Two seasons later, Buehrle pitched the eighteenth perfect game in baseball history against the Tampa Bay Rays on July 23, 2009.

In White Sox pitching history, Buehrle is currently fifth all-time in strikeouts, sixth in games started, and eighth in wins and innings pitched. He has pitched over 200 innings for the nine seasons since becoming a starter in 2001.

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