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MLB Milestone Watch: Innings Pitched

Milestone Statistics
Pitching: Wins · Strikeouts · Innings Pitched · Saves · Games Started · Games Played · Batters Faced
Fielding: Errors Committed · Assists · Putouts
3,000 Innings Pitched
CC Sabathia 2,821 178.7 to milestone
Bartolo Colon 2,786 214.0 to milestone
2,000 Innings Pitched
Justin Verlander 1,978 22.0 to milestone
Brad Penny 1,925 75.0 to milestone
Jason Marquis 1,921 79.0 to milestone
James Shields 1,910 89.7 to milestone
Ervin Santana 1,883 117.3 to milestone
Zack Greinke 1,872 128.0 to milestone
Brett Tomko 1,816 184.0 to milestone
Matt Cain 1,811 188.7 to milestone
Cole Hamels 1,801 198.7 to milestone
Joel Pineiro 1,754 245.7 to milestone
Jered Weaver 1,688 312.0 to milestone
1,000 Innings Pitched
Homer Bailey 999 1.3 to milestone
Josh Johnson 998 2.0 to milestone
Shaun Marcum 995 5.0 to milestone
Phil Hughes 990 9.7 to milestone
Kyle Farnsworth 989 11.3 to milestone
Brandon McCarthy 989 10.7 to milestone
Doug Fister 983 17.3 to milestone
Ryan Vogelsong 973 27.3 to milestone
Madison Bumgarner 953 47.3 to milestone
Mat Latos 952 48.0 to milestone
Joe Nathan 917 83.3 to milestone
Clay Buchholz 915 85.0 to milestone
Bud Norris 906 94.3 to milestone
Joaquin Benoit 905 95.0 to milestone
Colby Lewis 894 106.0 to milestone
Mike Leake 892 108.3 to milestone
Jon Niese 892 108.3 to milestone
Jordan Zimmermann 892 107.7 to milestone
Jeremy Affeldt 891 109.3 to milestone
Jerome Williams 891 108.7 to milestone
Carlos Villanueva 864 136.3 to milestone
John Lannan 862 138.0 to milestone
Luke Hochevar 841 158.7 to milestone
Tom Gorzelanny 841 158.7 to milestone
J.A. Happ 841 159.3 to milestone
Francisco Rodriguez 835 164.7 to milestone
Derek Holland 819 181.0 to milestone
Ricky Romero 801 198.7 to milestone
Chien-Ming Wang 792 207.7 to milestone
Daisuke Matsuzaka 790 209.7 to milestone
Jonathan Sanchez 786 213.7 to milestone
Jeff Samardzija 778 222.3 to milestone
Clayton Richard 773 226.7 to milestone
Kyle Davies 768 232.0 to milestone
Jair Jurrjens 767 232.7 to milestone
Claudio Vargas 765 235.3 to milestone
Matt Belisle 754 245.7 to milestone
Scott Downs 751 248.7 to milestone
Charlie Morton 747 253.3 to milestone
Travis Wood 738 261.7 to milestone
Brandon Morrow 736 264.3 to milestone
Dennys Reyes 727 273.3 to milestone
Kevin Gregg 710 290.3 to milestone
Chad Qualls 709 291.3 to milestone
Tommy Hanson 708 292.0 to milestone
Chris Volstad 704 296.3 to milestone
Brandon Lyon 681 318.7 to milestone
Chris Tillman 680 319.7 to milestone
Chris Sale 675 325.3 to milestone
Jhoulys Chacin 672 328.0 to milestone
MLB Career Leaders for Innings Pitched
1 Cy Young* 7,356  
2 Pud Galvin* 6,003  
3 Walter Johnson* 5,914  
4 Phil Niekro* 5,404  
5 Nolan Ryan* 5,386  
6 Gaylord Perry* 5,350  
7 Don Sutton* 5,282  
8 Warren Spahn* 5,244  
9 Steve Carlton* 5,218  
10 Pete Alexander* 5,190  
11 Kid Nichols* 5,067  
12 Tim Keefe* 5,050  
13 Greg Maddux* 5,008  
14 Bert Blyleven* 4,970  
15 Bobby Mathews 4,956  
16 Roger Clemens 4,917  
17 Mickey Welch* 4,802  
18 Christy Mathewson* 4,789  
19 Tom Seaver* 4,783  
20 Tommy John 4,710  
21 Robin Roberts* 4,689  
22 Early Wynn* 4,564  
23 John Clarkson* 4,536  
24 Tony Mullane 4,531  
25 Jim Kaat 4,530  
26 Old Hoss Radbourn* 4,527  
27 Fergie Jenkins* 4,501  
28 Eddie Plank* 4,496  
29 Eppa Rixey* 4,495  
30 Tom Glavine* 4,413  
31 Jack Powell 4,389  
32 Red Ruffing* 4,344  
33 Gus Weyhing 4,337  
34 Jim McCormick 4,276  
35 Frank Tanana 4,188  
36 Burleigh Grimes* 4,180  
37 Ted Lyons* 4,161  
38 Randy Johnson 4,135  
39 Red Faber* 4,087  
40 Jamie Moyer 4,074  
41 Dennis Martinez 4,000  
42 Vic Willis* 3,996  
43 Jim Palmer* 3,948  
44 Lefty Grove* 3,941  
45 Jack Quinn 3,920  
46 Bob Gibson* 3,884  
47 Sad Sam Jones 3,883  
48 Jerry Koosman 3,839  
49 Bob Feller* 3,827  
50 Jack Morris 3,824  
51 Charlie Hough 3,801  
52 Amos Rusie* 3,779  
53 Waite Hoyt* 3,762  
54 Jim Bunning* 3,760  
55 Bobo Newsom 3,759  
56 George Mullin 3,687  
57 Jerry Reuss 3,670  
58 Paul Derringer 3,645  
59 Mickey Lolich 3,638  
60 Tommy Bond 3,629  
61 Bob Friend 3,611  
62 Carl Hubbell* 3,590  
63 Joe Niekro 3,584  
64 Herb Pennock* 3,572  
65 Earl Whitehill 3,565  
66 Mike Mussina 3,563  
67 Rick Reuschel 3,548  
68 Will White 3,543  
69 Adonis Terry 3,514  
70 Juan Marichal* 3,507  
71 Jim Whitney 3,496  
72 Luis Tiant 3,486  
73 Wilbur Cooper 3,480  
74 John Smoltz 3,473  
75 Claude Osteen 3,461  
76 Catfish Hunter* 3,449  
77 Joe McGinnity* 3,441  
78 David Wells 3,439  
79 Don Drysdale* 3,432  
80 Mel Harder 3,426  
81 Charlie Buffinton 3,404  
82 Hooks Dauss 3,391  
83 Clark Griffith* 3,386  
84 Doyle Alexander 3,368  
85 Chick Fraser 3,364  
86 Al Orth 3,355  
87 Curt Simmons 3,348  
88 Vida Blue 3,343  
89 Andy Pettitte 3,316  
90 Rube Marquard* 3,307  
  Billy Pierce 3,307  
92 Kenny Rogers 3,303  
93 Jim Perry 3,286  
  Dennis Eckersley* 3,286  
95 Larry Jackson 3,263  
96 Curt Schilling 3,261  
97 Kevin Brown 3,256  
98 Tim Wakefield 3,226  
99 Eddie Cicotte 3,226  
100 Freddie Fitzsimmons 3,224  
101 Dolf Luque 3,220  
102 Dutch Leonard 3,218  
103 Jesse Haines* 3,209  
104 Red Ames 3,198  
105 Charlie Root 3,197  
  Chuck Finley 3,197  
107 Livan Hernandez 3,189  
108 Milt Pappas 3,186  
109 Silver King 3,181  
110 Mordecai Brown* 3,172  
111 Whitey Ford* 3,170  
112 Lee Meadows 3,161  
113 Larry French 3,152  
114 Orel Hershiser 3,130  
115 Rick Wise 3,127  
116 Tom Zachary 3,126  
117 George Uhle 3,120  
118 Bucky Walters 3,105  
119 Bob Welch 3,092  
120 Bullet Joe Bush 3,085  
121 Mark Buehrle 3,085 (needs 0 to move into 120th place)
122 Stan Coveleski* 3,082  
123 Bill Hutchinson 3,079  
124 Bill Dinneen 3,075  
125 Lew Burdette 3,067  
126 Murry Dickson 3,052  
127 Mike Torrez 3,044  
128 Doc White 3,041  
129 Brickyard Kennedy 3,030  
130 Carl Mays 3,021  
131 Chief Bender* 3,017  
132 Danny Darwin 3,017  
133 Pink Hawley 3,013  
134 Tim Hudson 3,003 (needs 10 to move into 133rd place)
135 Babe Adams 2,995  
136 Hal Newhouser* 2,993  
137 Ted Breitenstein 2,973  
138 Dazzy Vance* 2,967  
139 Red Donahue 2,966  
140 Bill Donovan 2,965  
141 Ed Walsh* 2,964  
142 Mark Langston 2,963  
143 Rube Waddell* 2,961  
144 Bump Hadley 2,946  
145 George Bradley 2,940  
146 Bob Shawkey 2,937  
147 Camilo Pascual 2,931  
148 Fernando Valenzuela 2,930  
149 Guy Hecker 2,924  
150 David Cone 2,899  
151 Jack Chesbro* 2,897  
152 Dave Stieb 2,895  
153 Jack Stivetts 2,888  
154 Al Spalding* 2,886  
155 Ken Holtzman 2,867  
156 Bill Lee 2,864  
157 Bob Lemon* 2,850  
158 Javier Vazquez 2,840  
159 Steve Rogers 2,838  
160 Frank Viola 2,836  
161 Mike Moore 2,832  
162 Bob Caruthers 2,829  
163 Pedro Martinez 2,827  
164 Tommy Bridges 2,826  
165 Slim Sallee 2,822  
166 CC Sabathia 2,821 (needs 1 to move into 165th place)
167 Howard Ehmke 2,821  
168 Frank Dwyer 2,819  
169 Mike Cuellar 2,808  
170 Mark Baldwin 2,802  
171 Dwight Gooden 2,801  
172 Bob Forsch 2,795  
173 Bartolo Colon 2,786 (needs 9 to move into 172nd place)
174 Bill Doak 2,783  
175 Lon Warneke 2,782  
176 Earl Moore 2,776  
177 Mike Morgan 2,772  
178 Mike Flanagan 2,770  
179 Jesse Tannehill 2,759  
180 Red Ehret 2,754  
181 Roy Halladay 2,749  
182 Bert Cunningham 2,735  
183 Hippo Vaughn 2,730  
  Dave McNally 2,730  
185 Dizzy Trout 2,726  
186 Tom Candiotti 2,725  
187 Guy Bush 2,722  
188 Kevin Millwood 2,720  
189 Claude Passeau 2,720  
190 Bill Sherdel 2,709  
191 Bob Knepper 2,708  
192 Art Nehf 2,708  
193 Danny MacFayden 2,706  
194 Rick Sutcliffe 2,698  
195 Wilbur Wood 2,684  
196 Jim Slaton 2,684  
197 Virgil Trucks 2,682  
198 Urban Shocker 2,682  
199 Ed Morris 2,678  
200 Vern Law 2,672  
201 Derek Lowe 2,671  
202 Mel Stottlemyre 2,661  
203 Sam Leever 2,661  
204 Burt Hooton 2,652  
205 John Burkett 2,648  
206 Rube Walberg 2,644  
  Tom Hughes 2,644  
208 Sadie McMahon 2,634  
209 Ed Reulbach 2,632  
210 Dave Stewart 2,630  
211 Jack Taylor 2,626  
212 Wes Ferrell 2,623  
213 Rudy May 2,622  
214 Willis Hudlin 2,613  
215 Deacon Phillippe 2,607  
216 Jouett Meekin 2,605  
217 Kevin Appier 2,595  
218 Rick Rhoden 2,594  
219 Jimmy Key 2,592  
220 Bob Buhl 2,587  
221 Terry Mulholland 2,576  
222 Jesse Barnes 2,570  
  Barry Zito 2,570  
224 Joe Coleman 2,569  
225 Harry Howell 2,568  
226 A.J. Burnett 2,567 (needs 1 to move into 225th place)
227 Bret Saberhagen 2,563  
228 Scott Sanderson 2,562  
229 Bill Gullickson 2,560  
230 Eddie Rommel 2,557  
231 Paul Splittorff 2,555  
232 Jeff Suppan 2,543  
233 Red Lucas 2,542  
234 Pretzels Getzien 2,540  
235 Doug Drabek 2,535  
236 Stan Bahnsen 2,529  
237 John Candelaria 2,526  
238 Ice Box Chamberlain 2,522  
239 Jim Clancy 2,517  
  Rube Benton 2,517  
241 Frank Killen 2,511  
242 Andy Benes 2,505  
243 Lefty Gomez* 2,503  
244 Steve Trachsel 2,501  
245 Ray Sadecki 2,500  
246 Steve Renko 2,494  
247 Allie Reynolds 2,492  
  Sam McDowell 2,492  
249 Kevin Gross 2,488  
250 Win Mercer 2,485