GS for KK

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Phillies starting pitcher Kyle Kendrick. (John Bazemore/AP)

At some point during the interminable 1:39 Phillies-Braves rain delay Sunday, someone wanted to know where Kyle Kendrick's 173 career starts ranks on the Phillies' all-time list.

Here are their top 20 in games started since 1901 (*lefthanded):

 

 Rk.  Pitcher  GS    
   1.  *Steve Carlton  499
   2.  Robin Roberts  472
   3.  *Chris Short  301
   4.
 Grover Cleveland Alexander   280
   5.  *Curt Simmons  263
   6.  *Cole Hamels  261
   7.  Curt Schilling  226
   8.  Larry Christenson  220
   9.  Jim Bunning  208
 10.  Dick Ruthven  198
 11.

 *Eppa Rixey
 Tully Sparks
 197
 197
 13.  Jimmy Ring  192
 14.  *Randy Wolf  190
 15.  Brett Myers  183
 16.  Bill Duggleby  181
 17.  Rick Wise  178
 18.  Jim Lonborg  175
 19.  Kyle Kendrick  173
 20.  Kevin Gross  164

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