Tim Hudson bats his way to win #200

Tim Hudson homered and doubled to lead his Atlanta Braves to an 8-1 win over the Washington Nationals and in the process notched career win #200.

Hudson (3-1) stuck out six and walked two over seven one-run innings.

Hudson, 37, became the third active pitcher with 200 wins, joining Andy Pettitte (248) and Roy Halladay (201). He is 200-105 in his career, including 92 wins while with Oakland from 1999-2004.

Hudson is now one of 90 pitchers who have won at least 200 games and his 200th ties him on the all-time list with Tim Wakefield, Chuck Finley and George Uhle.

Here are the pitchers within reasonable reach for Hudson this season

Rk Player W From To CG SHO L W-L% IP ERA Tm
1 Jim Perry 215 1959 1975 109 32 174 .553 3285.2 3.45 CLE-TOT-MIN-DET
2 Stan Coveleski 215 1912 1928 224 38 142 .602 3082.0 2.89 PHA-CLE-WSH-NYY
3 Rick Reuschel 214 1972 1991 102 26 191 .528 3548.1 3.37 CHC-TOT-PIT-SFG
4 John Smoltz 213 1988 2009 53 16 155 .579 3473.0 3.33 ATL-TOT
5 Chief Bender 212 1903 1925 255 40 127 .625 3017.0 2.46 PHA-BAL-PHI-CHW
6 Kevin Brown 211 1986 2005 72 17 144 .594 3256.1 3.28 TEX-BAL-FLA-SDP-LAD-NYY
7 Bob Welch 211 1978 1994 61 28 146 .591 3092.0 3.47 LAD-OAK
8 Billy Pierce 211 1945 1964 193 38 169 .555 3306.2 3.27 DET-CHW-SFG
9 Bobo Newsom 211 1929 1953 246 31 222 .487 3759.1 3.98 BRO-CHC-SLB-TOT-WSH-DET-PHA-NYG
10 Jesse Haines 210 1918 1937 208 23 158 .571 3208.2 3.64 CIN-STL
11 Vida Blue 209 1969 1986 143 37 161 .565 3343.1 3.27 OAK-SFG-KCR
12 Milt Pappas 209 1957 1973 129 43 164 .560 3186.0 3.40 BAL-CIN-TOT-ATL-CHC
13 Don Drysdale 209 1956 1969 167 49 166 .557 3432.0 2.95 BRO-LAD
14 Eddie Cicotte 209 1905 1920 249 35 148 .585 3226.0 2.38 DET-BOS-TOT-CHW
15 Carl Mays 208 1915 1929 231 29 126 .623 3021.1 2.92 BOS-TOT-NYY-CIN-NYG
16 Bob Lemon 207 1946 1958 188 31 128 .618 2850.0 3.23 CLE
17 Hal Newhouser 207 1939 1955 212 33 150 .580 2993.0 3.06 DET-CLE
18 Orel Hershiser 204 1983 2000 68 25 150 .576 3130.1 3.48 LAD-CLE-SFG-NYM
19 Lew Burdette 203 1950 1967 158 33 144 .585 3067.1 3.66 NYY-BSN-MLN-TOT-CAL
20 Roy Halladay 201 1998 2013 67 20 103 .661 2719.1 3.35 TOR-PHI
21 Charlie Root 201 1923 1941 177 21 160 .557 3197.1 3.59 SLB-CHC
22 Rube Marquard 201 1908 1925 197 30 177 .532 3306.2 3.08 NYG-TOT-BRO-CIN-BSN
23 Tim Hudson 200 1999 2013 25 13 105 .656 2717.1 3.42 OAK-ATL
24 Tim Wakefield 200 1992 2011 33 6 180 .526 3226.1 4.41 PIT-BOS
25 Chuck Finley 200 1986 2002 63 15 173 .536 3197.1 3.85 CAL-ANA-CLE-TOT
Rk Player W From To CG SHO L W-L% IP ERA Tm
26 George Uhle 200 1919 1936 232 21 166 .546 3119.2 3.99 CLE-DET-TOT-NYY
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Tim Hudson, the batter

Year Tm PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS
1999 OAK 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .400 .250 .650
2000 OAK 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
2001 OAK 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000
2002 OAK 6 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .200 .333 .400 .733
2003 OAK 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667
2004 OAK 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
2005 ATL 72 65 9 2 1 0 6 3 26 .138 .176 .200 .376
2006 ATL 79 63 6 1 0 0 3 2 18 .095 .123 .111 .234
2007 ATL 83 76 20 3 0 0 9 3 18 .263 .291 .303 .594
2008 ATL 49 41 6 1 0 0 2 1 14 .146 .167 .171 .337
2009 ATL 15 12 4 0 0 1 2 2 1 .333 .429 .583 1.012
2010 ATL 85 77 15 4 0 0 4 0 21 .195 .195 .247 .442
2011 ATL 80 69 8 1 0 1 4 4 20 .116 .164 .174 .338
2012 ATL 67 55 12 3 0 0 6 2 18 .218 .250 .273 .523
2013 ATL 15 14 6 1 0 1 3 1 4 .429 .467 .714 1.181
15 Yrs 573 498 89 17 1 3 40 20 149 .179 .211 .235 .446
ATL (9 yrs) 545 472 86 16 1 3 39 18 140 .182 .213 .239 .452
OAK (6 yrs) 28 26 3 1 0 0 1 2 9 .115 .179 .154 .332
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