He had no reason to expect that it would be his last major league victory for almost five years.
Jim Abbott is still looking for his first major league victory.
Paige got his first big league victory on July 15.
The night before, Proctor had earned his first major league victory.
This also extended their club record to 10 consecutive league victories.
But Lilly has only five major league victories and is new to most of the circumstances he faces.
Mussina has 221 major league victories, including 10 this season.
Roberts earned his first major league victory with a perfect 11th inning.
The win, to this day, remains Lyon's biggest league victory.
Pete Schourek won't have to go another day to get his first major league victory.