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Red Ruffing

Charles Herbert Ruffing

Positions: Pitcher and Pinch Hitter
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 205 lb.

Born: May 3, 1905 in Granville, IL(All Transactions)
Debut: May 31, 1924 (Age 19.028, 5,417th in MLB history)   vs. WSH 2.0 IP, 5 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 3 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1925 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Yankees/RedSox/WhiteSox 1924-1947

Last Game: September 15, 1947 (Age 42.135)   vs. BOS 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA in Runoff Election as Player in 1967 (266/306 ballots).
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Died: February 17, 1986 in Mayfield Heights, OH
Buried: Hillcrest Memorial Park, Bedford Heights, OH
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Standard Pitching

Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
1924 19 BOS AL 0 0 6.65 8 2 3 0 0 0 23.0 29 17 17 0 9 10 3 0 1 102 66 3.74 1.652 11.3 0.0 3.5 3.9 1.11
1925 20 BOS AL 9 18 .333 5.01 37 27 6 13 3 1 217.1 253 135 121 10 75 64 2 1 1 957 90 4.18 1.509 10.5 0.4 3.1 2.7 0.85
1926 21 BOS AL 6 15 .286 4.39 37 22 11 6 0 2 166.0 169 96 81 4 68 58 5 0 0 724 93 3.85 1.428 9.2 0.2 3.7 3.1 0.85
1927 22 BOS AL 5 13 .278 4.66 26 18 7 10 0 2 158.1 160 94 82 7 87 77 4 1 5 703 91 4.35 1.560 9.1 0.4 4.9 4.4 0.89
1928 23 BOS AL 10 25 .286 3.89 42 34 8 25 1 2 289.1 303 147 125 8 96 118 10 0 4 1246 104 3.55 1.379 9.4 0.2 3.0 3.7 1.23
1929 24 BOS AL 9 22 .290 4.86 35 32 3 18 1 2 244.1 280 162 132 17 118 109 2 0 6 1112 87 4.65 1.629 10.3 0.6 4.3 4.0 0.92
1930 25 TOT AL 15 8 .652 4.38 38 28 9 13 2 1 221.2 232 125 108 11 68 131 3 2 4 960 100 3.93 1.353 9.4 0.4 2.8 5.3 1.93
1930 25 BOS AL 0 3 .000 6.38 4 3 1 1 0 0 24.0 32 19 17 1 6 14 1 2 0 114 73 3.75 1.583 12.0 0.4 2.3 5.3 2.33
1930 25 NYY AL 15 5 .750 4.14 34 25 8 12 2 1 197.2 200 106 91 10 62 117 2 0 4 846 105 3.95 1.325 9.1 0.5 2.8 5.3 1.89
1931 26 NYY AL 16 14 .533 4.41 37 30 5 19 1 2 237.0 240 130 116 11 87 132 6 0 1 1042 91 3.78 1.380 9.1 0.4 3.3 5.0 1.52
1932 27 NYY AL 18 7 .720 3.09 35 29 6 22 3 2 259.0 219 102 89 16 115 190 3 0 5 1098 132 3.72 1.290 7.6 0.6 4.0 6.6 1.65
1933 28 NYY AL 9 14 .391 3.91 35 28 7 18 0 3 235.0 230 118 102 7 93 122 4 0 0 1006 100 3.39 1.374 8.8 0.3 3.6 4.7 1.31
1934 ★ 29 NYY AL 19 11 .633 3.93 36 31 3 19 5 1 256.1 232 134 112 18 104 149 1 0 1 1100 104 4.10 1.311 8.1 0.6 3.7 5.2 1.43 AS
1935 30 NYY AL 16 11 .593 3.12 30 29 1 19 2 0 222.0 201 88 77 17 76 81 1 1 1 925 130 4.36 1.248 8.1 0.7 3.1 3.3 1.07
1936 31 NYY AL 20 12 .625 3.85 33 33 0 25 3 0 271.0 274 133 116 22 90 102 3 0 7 1151 120 4.60 1.343 9.1 0.7 3.0 3.4 1.13
1937 32 NYY AL 20 7 .741 2.98 31 31 0 22 4 0 256.1 242 101 85 17 68 131 1 1 1 1058 150 3.69 1.209 8.5 0.6 2.4 4.6 1.93 MVP-8
1938 ★ 33 NYY AL 21 7 .750 3.31 31 31 0 22 3 0 247.1 246 104 91 16 82 127 0 1 1 1043 138 3.73 1.326 9.0 0.6 3.0 4.6 1.55 AS,MVP-4
1939 ★ 34 NYY AL 21 7 .750 2.93 28 28 0 22 5 0 233.1 211 88 76 15 75 95 2 0 3 968 148 3.98 1.226 8.1 0.6 2.9 3.7 1.27 AS,MVP-5
1940 ★ 35 NYY AL 15 12 .556 3.38 30 30 0 20 3 0 226.0 218 98 85 24 76 97 3 0 1 954 119 4.41 1.301 8.7 1.0 3.0 3.9 1.28 AS
1941 ★ 36 NYY AL 15 6 .714 3.54 23 23 0 13 2 0 185.2 177 87 73 13 54 60 1 0 1 771 112 3.82 1.244 8.6 0.6 2.6 2.9 1.11 AS,MVP-25
1942 ★ 37 NYY AL 14 7 .667 3.21 24 24 0 16 4 0 193.2 183 72 69 10 41 80 3 0 0 784 107 2.94 1.157 8.5 0.5 1.9 3.7 1.95 AS
1945 40 NYY AL 7 3 .700 2.89 11 11 0 8 1 0 87.1 85 32 28 2 20 24 1 0 0 364 121 3.01 1.202 8.8 0.2 2.1 2.5 1.20
1946 41 NYY AL 5 1 .833 1.77 8 8 0 4 2 0 61.0 37 13 12 2 23 19 0 0 0 243 195 3.32 0.984 5.5 0.3 3.4 2.8 0.83
1947 42 CHW AL 3 5 .375 6.11 9 9 0 1 0 0 53.0 63 39 36 7 16 11 0 0 3 235 60 4.70 1.491 10.7 1.2 2.7 1.9 0.69
22 Yrs 273 225 .548 3.80 624 538 69 335 45 18 4344.0 4284 2115 1833 254 1541 1987 58 7 46 18546 109 3.93 1.341 8.9 0.5 3.2 4.1 1.29
162 Game Avg. 16 13 .548 3.80 37 31 4 20 3 1 254 251 124 107 15 90 116 3 0 3 1085 109 3.93 1.341 8.9 0.5 3.2 4.1 1.29
W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W Awards
NYY (15 yrs) 231 124 .651 3.47 426 391 30 261 40 9 3168.2 2995 1406 1222 200 1066 1526 31 3 26 13353 119 3.86 1.282 8.5 0.6 3.0 4.3 1.43
BOS (7 yrs) 39 96 .289 4.61 189 138 39 73 5 9 1122.1 1226 670 575 47 459 450 27 4 17 4958 92 4.08 1.501 9.8 0.4 3.7 3.6 0.98
CHW (1 yr) 3 5 .375 6.11 9 9 0 1 0 0 53.0 63 39 36 7 16 11 0 0 3 235 60 4.70 1.491 10.7 1.2 2.7 1.9 0.69
Hold your mouse over the values in the Saves, ERA, or FIP columns for additional information.

Player Value--Pitchers

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Awards
1924 19 BOS AL 23.0 8 2 17 6.65 5.08 -0.30 0.00 102.3 5.50 -3 -0.3 1.00 -0.0 -0.1 -0 .463 .498 $1,800
1925 20 BOS AL 217.1 37 27 135 5.59 5.36 -0.33 0.00 104.0 5.92 7 0.7 1.00 -0.1 2.8 34 .518 .504 $2,250
1926 21 BOS AL 165.1 37 22 96 5.23 4.76 0.04 0.00 102.1 4.82 -8 -0.8 1.00 -0.1 0.9 11 .479 .495 $4,000
1927 22 BOS AL 157.1 26 18 94 5.38 5.19 -0.20 0.00 102.5 5.52 2 0.2 1.00 -0.1 1.7 20 .506 .501 $4,500
1928 23 BOS AL 288.1 42 34 147 4.59 4.86 0.08 0.00 100.5 4.80 6 0.6 1.00 -0.1 3.4 39 .514 .504 $5,000
1929 24 BOS AL 244.1 35 32 162 5.97 5.33 -0.03 0.00 100.7 5.40 -16 -1.5 1.00 -0.1 0.9 13 .458 .491 $6,500
1930 25 BOS AL 24.0 4 3 19 7.13 5.91 0.20 0.00 98.0 5.60 -4 -0.3 1.00 -0.0 -0.1 -1 .413 .498 $6,750
1930 25 NYY AL 197.2 34 25 106 4.83 5.22 -0.21 0.00 94.3 5.12 6 0.5 1.00 -0.1 2.5 31 .516 .503 $6,750
1931 26 NYY AL 237.0 37 30 130 4.94 4.91 -0.06 0.00 91.0 4.52 -13 -1.2 1.00 -0.1 1.2 17 .469 .493 $9,000
1932 27 NYY AL 259.0 35 29 102 3.54 5.14 -0.10 0.00 94.5 4.96 40 4.0 1.00 -0.1 6.5 72 .614 .525 $8,000
1933 28 NYY AL 235.0 35 28 118 4.52 4.72 -0.25 0.00 93.4 4.63 1 0.1 1.00 -0.1 2.4 30 .502 .500 $10,000
1934 ★ 29 NYY AL 256.1 36 31 134 4.70 5.13 0.24 0.00 92.6 4.53 -6 -0.6 1.00 -0.1 1.9 26 .484 .497 $7,500 AS
1935 30 NYY AL 222.0 30 29 88 3.57 4.96 0.31 0.00 91.4 4.25 17 1.7 1.00 -0.2 3.8 43 .555 .510 $12,000
1936 31 NYY AL 271.0 33 33 133 4.42 5.61 0.16 0.00 92.7 5.06 17 1.5 -0.2 4.0 53 .546 .509 $12,000
1937 32 NYY AL 256.1 31 31 101 3.55 5.30 0.13 0.00 96.6 4.99 41 4.1 -0.2 6.4 71 .632 .525 $15,000 MVP-8
1938 ★ 33 NYY AL 247.1 31 31 104 3.78 5.40 0.13 0.00 95.2 5.02 31 3.0 -0.1 5.3 64 .596 .518 $19,000 AS,MVP-4
1939 ★ 34 NYY AL 233.1 28 28 88 3.39 5.09 0.59 0.00 97.5 4.39 23 2.3 -0.2 4.4 53 .582 .514 $23,000 AS,MVP-5
1940 ★ 35 NYY AL 226.0 30 30 98 3.90 4.96 0.26 0.00 93.9 4.41 11 1.1 -0.1 3.0 37 .537 .507 $24,000 AS
1941 ★ 36 NYY AL 185.2 23 23 87 4.22 4.56 0.43 0.00 94.6 3.91 -7 -0.7 -0.1 0.9 12 .468 .496 $21,000 AS,MVP-25
1942 ★ 37 NYY AL 193.2 24 24 72 3.35 4.12 0.46 0.00 94.8 3.47 1 0.2 -0.1 1.5 17 .507 .501 $19,000 AS
1945 40 NYY AL 87.1 11 11 32 3.30 3.89 0.23 0.00 101.7 3.72 4 0.5 -0.1 1.1 10 .547 .503
1946 41 NYY AL 61.0 8 8 13 1.92 3.96 0.32 0.00 99.1 3.61 11 1.4 -0.0 1.9 16 .676 .509
1947 42 CHW AL 53.0 9 9 39 6.62 4.40 0.06 0.00 98.2 4.26 -14 -1.3 -0.0 -0.9 -10 .355 .492 $15,000
22 Seasons 4341.1 624 538 2115 4.38 5.01 0.10 0.00 96.3 4.74 148 15.1 1.00 -2.4 55.4 658 .524 .505 $232,050
Lg IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Awards
NYY (15 yrs) 3168.2 426 391 1406 3.99 4.99 0.16 0.00 94.3 4.55 178 17.9 1.00 -1.9 46.8 552 .542 .508 $186,250
BOS (7 yrs) 1119.2 189 138 670 5.39 5.12 -0.07 0.00 101.7 5.28 -17 -1.5 1.00 -0.5 9.5 116 .492 .499 $30,800
CHW (1 yr) 53.0 9 9 39 6.62 4.40 0.06 0.00 98.2 4.26 -14 -1.3 -0.0 -0.9 -10 .355 .492 $15,000

Postseason Pitching

Year Age Tm Lg Series Rslt Opp W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1932 ❍ 27 NYY AL WS W CHC 1 0 1.000 3.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 10 6 3 0 6 1 10 0 0 0 44 1.778 10.0 0.0 6.0 10.0 1.67
1936 ❍ 31 NYY AL WS W NYG 0 1 .000 5.14 2 2 0 1 0 0 14.0 16 10 8 1 5 1 12 0 0 0 64 1.500 10.3 0.6 3.2 7.7 2.40
1937 ❍ 32 NYY AL WS W NYG 1 0 1.000 1.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 7 1 1 0 3 0 8 0 0 0 37 1.111 7.0 0.0 3.0 8.0 2.67
1938 ❍ 33 NYY AL WS W CHC 2 0 1.000 1.50 2 2 0 2 0 0 18.0 17 4 3 1 2 0 11 0 0 0 70 1.056 8.5 0.5 1.0 5.5 5.50
1939 ❍ 34 NYY AL WS W CIN 1 0 1.000 1.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 4 1 1 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 29 0.556 4.0 0.0 1.0 4.0 4.00
1941 ❍ 36 NYY AL WS W BRO 1 0 1.000 1.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 6 2 1 0 3 0 5 0 0 0 35 1.000 6.0 0.0 3.0 5.0 1.67
1942 37 NYY AL WS L STL 1 1 .500 4.08 2 2 0 1 0 0 17.2 14 8 8 2 7 0 11 0 0 0 73 1.189 7.1 1.0 3.6 5.6 1.57
7 Yrs (7 Series) 7 2 .778 2.63 10 10 0 8 0 0 85.2 74 32 25 4 27 2 61 0 0 0 352 1.179 7.8 0.4 2.8 6.4 2.26
7 WS 7 2 .778 2.63 10 10 0 8 0 0 85.2 74 32 25 4 27 2 61 0 0 0 352 1.179 7.8 0.4 2.8 6.4 2.26

All-Star Pitching

Year Tm Lg Age GS W L W-L% ERA GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1934 NYY AL 29 0 0 0 27.00 0 0 0 0 1.0 4 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 5.000 36.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
1938 NYY AL 33
1939 NYY AL 34 1 0 0 3.00 0 0 0 0 3.0 4 1 1 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 14 1.667 12.0 0.0 3.0 12.0 4.00
1940 NYY AL 35 1 0 1 .000 9.00 0 0 0 0 3.0 5 3 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 14 1.667 15.0 3.0 0.0 6.0
1941 NYY AL 36
1942 NYY AL 37
6 Yrs (3 GP) 2 0 1 .000 9.00 0 0 0 0 7.0 13 7 7 1 2 1 6 0 0 0 36 2.143 16.7 1.3 2.6 7.7 3.00

Batting Against -- Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PAu G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS BAbip TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB ROE
1930 25 TOT AL 254 38 960 867 125 232 35 13 11 13 5 68 131 .268 .321 .376 .697 .302 326 10 3 15 7 8
1930 25 BOS AL 83 4 114 99 19 32 5 1 1 0 0 6 14 .323 .364 .424 .789 .365 42 0 1 7 1 1
1930 25 NYY AL 171 34 846 768 106 200 30 12 10 13 5 62 117 .260 .315 .370 .685 .294 284 10 2 8 6 7
1931 26 NYY AL 222 37 1023 919 130 240 38 12 11 12 5 87 132 .261 .329 .365 .694 .295 335 6 6 11 0 13
1932 27 NYY AL 138 35 1098 967 102 219 38 12 16 11 8 115 190 .226 .311 .340 .651 .267 329 15 3 13 0 18
1933 28 NYY AL 140 35 1009 895 118 230 41 8 7 5 6 93 122 .257 .330 .344 .674 .291 308 14 4 17 0 13
1934 29 NYY AL 329 36 1099 981 134 232 33 7 18 9 4 104 149 .236 .310 .339 .650 .263 333 10 1 13 0 14
1935 30 NYY AL 200 30 925 842 88 201 28 10 17 4 5 76 81 .239 .303 .356 .659 .247 300 14 1 6 0 9
1936 31 NYY AL 263 33 1151 1043 133 274 49 7 22 5 7 90 102 .263 .323 .386 .709 .274 403 14 3 15 0 10
1937 32 NYY AL 31 1059 980 101 242 37 13 17 10 3 68 131 .247 .296 .363 .660 .270 356 19 1 10 0 17
1938 33 NYY AL 88 31 1040 949 104 246 45 9 16 14 3 82 127 .259 .318 .376 .694 .285 357 22 0 9 0 14
1939 34 NYY AL 63 28 968 879 88 211 47 10 15 5 4 75 95 .240 .300 .367 .667 .254 323 16 2 8 4 8
1940 35 NYY AL 85 30 955 867 98 218 37 6 24 6 12 76 97 .251 .314 .391 .705 .260 339 11 3 9 0 11
1941 36 NYY AL 23 771 703 87 177 28 9 13 0 5 54 60 .252 .306 .373 .679 .260 262 22 1 13 0 13
1942 37 NYY AL 227 24 787 734 72 183 30 3 10 1 3 41 80 .249 .292 .339 .631 .269 249 9 3 9 0 4
1945 40 NYY AL 68 11 364 339 32 85 7 3 2 1 2 20 24 .251 .294 .307 .601 .265 104 3 1 4 0 6
1946 41 NYY AL 29 8 243 216 13 37 10 1 2 0 1 23 19 .171 .251 .255 .506 .179 55 2 0 4 0 3
1947 42 CHW AL 58 9 234 216 39 63 11 2 7 1 0 16 11 .292 .341 .458 .799 .283 99 4 0 2 0 2
16 Yrs 2164 439 13686 12397 1464 3090 514 125 208 97 73 1088 1551 .249 .311 .361 .672 .271 4478 191 32 158 11 163
162 Game Avg. 175 35 1105 1001 118 250 42 10 17 8 6 88 125 .249 .311 .361 .672 .271 362 15 3 13 1 13
MLB Averages .274 .339 .364 .703 .291
PAu G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS BAbip TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB ROE

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg PtchR PtchW Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI LevHi LevMd LevLo
1930 25 TOT AL 1.0 0.1 734 1.5 13.1 -11.6 1.00 1.6 -0.1 4.5 0.5 0.93 12.9 3 1 4
1930 25 BOS AL -4.1 -0.4 31 -0.4 0.3 -0.8 .94 -0.4 -0.1 -6.1 -0.5 1.24 -4.9 0 0 1
1930 25 NYY AL 5.1 0.5 703 1.9 12.8 -10.8 1.00 2.0 -0.1 10.6 1.0 0.92 17.7 3 1 3
1931 26 NYY AL -8.5 -0.8 830 -1.0 13.4 -14.4 .98 1.3 -2.4 -6.9 -0.7 0.95 8.5 0 1 4
1932 27 NYY AL 32.4 3.1 1004 4.0 21.6 -17.6 1.19 3.1 0.2 43.6 4.5 0.93 38.3 2 0 3
1933 28 NYY AL 0.6 0.1 896 0.3 15.6 -15.3 1.02 2.2 -1.9 17.1 1.7 0.96 25.7 0 1 3
1934 29 NYY AL 3.1 0.3 822 1.2 15.1 -13.9 1.01 1.8 -0.6 5.8 0.6 0.93 16.3 1 2 1
1935 30 NYY AL 25.8 2.5 742 2.2 14.5 -12.2 1.05 2.6 -0.5 22.2 2.3 0.91 28.5 1 0 0
1936 31 NYY AL 25.7 2.4 911 4.4 17.2 -12.7 .99 3.3 1.1 40.4 4.0 0.92 40.0 0 0 0
1937 32 NYY AL 43.0 4.2 1081 3.3 19.7 -16.4 .99 4.6 -1.3 50.5 5.1 0.87 56.5 0 0 0
1938 33 NYY AL 36.4 3.5 992 3.9 19.0 -15.1 1.02 3.4 0.4 41.2 4.1 0.93 46.7 0 0 0
1939 34 NYY AL 38.7 3.8 944 5.8 17.1 -11.3 .93 3.6 2.6 44.6 4.6 0.88 43.6 0 0 0
1940 35 NYY AL 17.8 1.7 888 3.7 17.0 -13.4 1.00 1.7 2.0 29.2 3.0 0.90 20.7 0 0 0
1941 36 NYY AL 7.7 0.8 777 1.6 15.1 -13.6 1.07 1.1 0.3 11.6 1.2 0.92 14.0 0 0 0
1942 37 NYY AL 9.5 1.0 564 -0.0 8.7 -8.7 .90 1.2 -1.2 11.0 1.2 0.94 14.7 0 0 0
1945 40 NYY AL 5.9 0.6 310 1.3 7.0 -5.8 1.30 0.6 0.4 5.1 0.6 0.97 6.5 0 0 0
1946 41 NYY AL 12.1 1.4 244 1.1 3.9 -2.8 .90 1.4 -0.2 12.7 1.5 0.86 15.3 0 0 0
1947 42 CHW AL -14.0 -1.3 204 -0.9 3.1 -4.0 .97 -0.5 -0.4 -9.7 -1.0 0.95 -5.6 0 0 0
22 Yrs 201.7 20.2 11943 32.3 221.2 -189.0 1.02 33.1 -1.5 322.7 33.2 0.92 382.5 7 5 15
PtchR PtchW Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI LevHi LevMd LevLo

Starting Pitching*

Data only available back to 1913
Year Age Tm Lg G GS Wgs Lgs ND Wchp Ltuf Wtm Ltm tmW-L% Wlst Lsv CG SHO QS QS% GmScA Best Wrst BQR BQS sDR lDR RS/GS RS/IP IP/GS Pit/GS <80 80-99 100-119 ≥120 Max
1924 19 BOS AL 8 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 .500 0 0 0 0% 41.0 41 41 0 1 7.0 5.0
1925 20 BOS AL 37 27 8 17 2 3 2 9 18 .333 13 3 7 26% 43.4 79 17 13 6 4.9 7.0
1926 21 BOS AL 37 22 5 13 4 1 4 5 17 .227 6 0 8 36% 45.3 71 13 13 3 3.3 5.9
1927 22 BOS AL 26 18 4 12 2 0 2 5 13 .278 10 0 6 33% 45.8 77 17 5 5 3.5 7.7
1928 23 BOS AL 42 34 10 23 1 1 7 11 23 .324 25 1 16 47% 50.5 79 0 19 7 3.4 8.0
1929 24 BOS AL 35 32 9 21 2 3 4 10 22 .313 18 1 10 31% 43.6 85 13 13 8 3.9 7.4
1930 25 TOT AL 38 28 13 7 8 2 1 17 11 .607 13 2 14 50% 48.4 87 10 11 7 12 9 6.3 6.5 6.9
1930 25 BOS AL 4 3 0 3 0 0 1 0 3 .000 1 0 1 33% 43.0 68 19 0 0 0 3 2.7 4.5 7.7
1930 25 NYY AL 34 25 13 4 8 2 0 17 8 .680 12 2 13 52% 49.0 87 10 11 7 12 6 6.8 6.6 6.8
1931 26 NYY AL 37 30 15 12 3 3 1 16 14 .533 19 1 14 47% 52.8 83 11 13 5 9 8 6.7 5.0 7.5
1932 27 NYY AL 35 29 17 6 6 2 2 19 10 .655 22 3 17 59% 60.0 96 32 9 4 9 12 5.9 5.5 8.7
1933 28 NYY AL 35 28 8 14 6 2 5 10 18 .357 18 0 11 39% 51.1 76 17 14 10 6 12 5.0 4.4 7.8
1934 29 NYY AL 36 31 18 10 3 5 1 18 13 .581 19 5 14 45% 52.0 93 3 15 8 13 10 5.8 5.6 7.6
1935 30 NYY AL 30 29 16 10 3 5 3 17 12 .586 19 2 14 48% 55.1 88 26 10 2 10 16 5.1 5.5 7.6
1936 31 NYY AL 33 33 20 12 1 7 2 20 13 .606 25 3 15 45% 52.0 82 14 5 1 11 11 6.3 6.7 8.2
1937 32 NYY AL 31 31 20 7 4 4 4 23 8 .742 22 4 22 71% 57.9 87 14 10 2 16 7 7.0 6.5 8.3
1938 33 NYY AL 31 31 21 7 3 4 1 22 8 .733 22 3 19 61% 54.8 84 5 9 5 12 9 7.0 6.7 8.0
1939 34 NYY AL 28 28 21 7 0 5 1 21 7 .750 22 5 17 61% 57.6 82 2 3 0 5 14 7.8 7.0 8.3
1940 35 NYY AL 30 30 15 12 3 6 7 16 14 .533 0 1 20 3 16 53% 53.6 82 17 5 2 3 13 4.7 4.4 7.5
1941 36 NYY AL 23 23 15 6 2 6 1 17 6 .739 1 1 13 2 11 48% 53.0 89 25 9 3 0 21 6.3 5.9 8.1
1942 37 NYY AL 24 24 14 7 3 3 2 15 9 .625 2 0 16 4 14 58% 56.8 85 19 8 4 0 23 5.9 5.2 8.1
1945 40 NYY AL 11 11 7 3 1 0 1 8 3 .727 0 0 8 1 8 73% 55.6 76 14 2 2 0 9 5.6 3.3 7.9
1946 41 NYY AL 8 8 5 1 2 0 0 5 3 .625 1 0 4 2 6 75% 63.9 83 41 6 0 0 8 4.3 4.6 7.6
1947 42 CHW AL 9 9 3 5 1 1 1 4 5 .444 0 1 1 0 3 33% 41.1 67 12 5 3 1 8 5.1 4.3 5.9
22 Yrs 624 538 264 212 62 63 52 289 248 .538 4 3 335 45 262 49% 52 96 0 134 58 170 220 5.5 5.7 7.7
MLB Averages .500 50% 49 132 -35 4.7 4.3 6.9
G GS Wgs Lgs ND Wchp Ltuf Wtm Ltm tmW-L% Wlst Lsv CG SHO QS QS% GmScA Best Wrst BQR BQS sDR lDR RS/GS RS/IP IP/GS Pit/GS <80 80-99 100-119 ≥120 Max

Reliever Pitching*

Data only available back to 1913
Year Age Tm Lg G GR GF Wgr Lgr SVOpp SV BSv SV% SVSit Hold IR IS IS% 1stIP aLI LevHi LevMd LevLo Ahd Tie Bhd Runr Empt >3o <3o IPmult 0DR Out/GR Pit/GR
1924 19 BOS AL 8 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 6.5
1925 20 BOS AL 37 10 6 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 7 0 2 8.3
1926 21 BOS AL 37 15 11 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 9 3 0 7.2
1927 22 BOS AL 26 8 7 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 5 2 0 6.8
1928 23 BOS AL 42 8 8 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 6.8
1929 24 BOS AL 35 3 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.0
1930 25 TOT AL 38 10 9 2 1 1 1 0 100% 2 1 7 0 0% .996 3 1 4 2 2 4 4 4 7 1 7 2 8.6
1930 25 BOS AL 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 .939 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3.0
1930 25 NYY AL 34 9 8 2 1 1 1 0 100% 2 1 7 0 0% 6 .999 3 1 3 2 2 3 4 3 7 1 7 2 9.2
1931 26 NYY AL 37 7 5 1 2 1 2 0 200% 1 0 3 1 33% .983 0 1 4 3 0 2 2 3 2 3 2 1 5.6
1932 27 NYY AL 35 6 6 1 1 3 2 1 67% 3 0 7 1 14% 8 1.192 2 0 3 3 0 2 3 2 3 2 2 0 3.8
1933 28 NYY AL 35 7 7 1 0 1 3 0 300% 1 0 4 3 75% 1.022 0 1 3 1 0 3 2 2 4 0 2 1 7.1
1934 29 NYY AL 36 5 3 1 1 1 1 0 100% 1 0 2 0 0% 9 1.010 1 2 1 1 1 2 2 2 4 0 3 0 13.2
1935 30 NYY AL 30 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1.055 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 6.0
12 Yrs 396 86 69 9 13 7 18 1 257% 8 1 23 5 22% 1.049 7 5 15 10 4 13 13 14 51 11 17 6 7.3

Ratio Pitching*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Ptn% HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB DPopp DPs DP%
1924 19 BOS AL 102 0.0% 9.8% 8.8% 75%
1925 20 BOS AL 954 1.1% 6.7% 7.9% 3.9% 15% 81%
1926 21 BOS AL 722 0.6% 8.0% 9.4% 1.3% 5% 77%
1927 22 BOS AL 705 1.0% 10.9% 12.3% 3.6% 16% 70%
1928 23 BOS AL 1247 0.6% 9.5% 7.7% 5.0% 21% 78%
1929 24 BOS AL 1115 1.5% 9.8% 10.6% 4.7% 19% 74%
1930 25 TOT AL 960 53% 1.2% 13.7% 7.1% 6.2% 25% 0.73 76% 137 10 7%
1930 25 BOS AL 114 61% 0.9% 12.3% 5.3% 6.1% 22% 0.57 75% 12 0 0%
1930 25 NYY AL 846 53% 1.2% 13.8% 7.3% 6.2% 26% 0.73 76% 125 10 8%
1931 26 NYY AL 1023 59% 1.1% 12.9% 8.5% 6.0% 25% 0.70 76% 153 6 4%
1932 27 NYY AL 1098 52% 1.5% 17.3% 10.5% 6.0% 30% 0.71 69% 194 15 8%
1933 28 NYY AL 1009 60% 0.7% 12.1% 9.2% 5.6% 24% 0.86 76% 191 14 7%
1934 29 NYY AL 1099 59% 1.6% 13.6% 9.5% 5.3% 25% 0.62 74% 160 10 6%
1935 30 NYY AL 925 57% 1.8% 8.8% 8.2% 6.0% 27% 0.79 80% 124 14 11%
1936 31 NYY AL 1151 60% 1.9% 8.9% 7.8% 6.8% 29% 0.78 80% 172 14 8%
1937 32 NYY AL 1059 60% 1.6% 12.4% 6.4% 6.3% 28% 0.75 79% 177 19 11%
1938 33 NYY AL 1040 61% 1.5% 12.2% 7.9% 6.7% 29% 0.68 78% 189 22 12%
1939 34 NYY AL 968 61% 1.6% 9.8% 7.8% 7.4% 34% 0.60 80% 147 16 11%
1940 35 NYY AL 955 59% 2.5% 10.2% 8.0% 7.0% 31% 0.51 78% 139 11 8%
1941 36 NYY AL 771 56% 1.7% 7.8% 7.0% 6.5% 28% 0.79 82% 151 22 15%
1942 37 NYY AL 787 54% 1.3% 10.2% 5.2% 5.5% 24% 0.49 82% 121 9 7%
1945 40 NYY AL 364 53% 0.6% 6.6% 5.5% 3.3% 14% 0.50 86% 62 3 5%
1946 41 NYY AL 243 57% 0.8% 7.8% 9.5% 5.4% 35% 0.63 80% 31 2 6%
1947 42 CHW AL 234 56% 3.0% 4.7% 6.8% 8.6% 32% 0.65 85% 36 4 11%
22 Yrs 18531 58% 1.4% 10.7% 8.3% 5.6% 24% 0.68 77% 2184 191 9%
MLB Averages 53% 1.3% 8.4% 8.4% 4.9% 20% 0.98 80% 9%
PA Ptn% HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB DPopp DPs DP%

Baserunning & Situational Stats*

Hits Home Runs Advances Baserunning
Year Age Tm Lg PA H Inf Bnt All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd <2,3B Scr SO % ROE WP PB SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS BT PAu
1924 19 BOS AL 29 0 1
1925 20 BOS AL 253 10 1
1926 21 BOS AL 169 4 0
1927 22 BOS AL 160 7 5
1928 23 BOS AL 303 8 4
1929 24 BOS AL 280 17 6
1930 25 TOT AL 706 232 11 0 12 4 4 4 4 42 24 4 57% 8 4 0 277 13 5 72% 12 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 16 254
1930 25 BOS AL 31 32 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 3 1 60% 1 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 83
1930 25 NYY AL 675 200 10 0 11 4 4 4 4 37 21 3 57% 7 4 0 260 13 5 72% 12 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 14 171
1931 26 NYY AL 801 240 11 1 21 4 6 8 2 56 25 8 45% 13 1 0 286 12 5 71% 11 5 0 0 1 0 2 0 1 222
1932 27 NYY AL 960 219 16 2 23 6 9 7 8 56 25 10 45% 18 5 4 378 11 8 58% 10 6 1 1 0 1 1 0 11 138
1933 28 NYY AL 869 230 7 0 21 2 4 6 0 64 35 6 55% 13 0 3 339 5 6 45% 4 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 140
1934 29 NYY AL 770 232 18 0 18 11 4 3 12 45 23 7 51% 14 1 2 290 9 4 69% 9 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 329
1935 30 NYY AL 725 201 17 0 22 6 7 7 6 37 18 7 49% 9 1 2 231 4 5 44% 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 200
1936 31 NYY AL 888 274 22 0 24 10 7 8 9 50 21 11 42% 10 7 0 336 5 7 42% 5 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 263
1937 32 NYY AL 1059 242 17 0 10 11 6 8 9 34 24 4 71% 17 1 1 390 10 3 77% 9 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
1938 33 NYY AL 952 246 16 0 26 10 6 9 7 52 29 5 56% 14 1 2 360 14 3 82% 12 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 88
1939 34 NYY AL 905 211 15 0 17 11 4 6 9 36 20 7 56% 8 3 2 335 5 4 56% 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 63
1940 35 NYY AL 870 218 24 0 13 14 9 12 11 36 17 4 47% 11 1 2 320 6 12 33% 6 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 85
1941 36 NYY AL 771 177 13 0 15 8 5 11 2 41 26 4 63% 13 1 0 279 0 5 0% 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
1942 37 NYY AL 560 183 10 0 6 5 3 3 5 19 9 1 47% 4 0 0 220 1 3 25% 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 227
1945 40 NYY AL 296 85 2 0 7 0 2 2 0 14 6 0 43% 6 0 0 121 1 2 33% 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 68
1946 41 NYY AL 214 37 2 0 2 0 2 2 0 2 0 0 0% 3 0 0 74 0 1 0% 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 29
1947 42 CHW AL 176 63 7 0 1 1 3 4 0 12 9 2 75% 2 3 0 68 1 0 100% 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 58
22 Yrs 11522 4284 254 3 238 103 81 100 84 596 311 80 52% 163 46 18 4304 97 73 57% 90 68 6 4 1 1 5 0 71 2164
MLB Averages 55% 55%
PA H Inf Bnt All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd <2,3B Scr SO % ROE WP PB SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS BT PAu

Cumulative Pitching

Year Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W ERA+
1924 19 0 0 6.65 8 2 3 0 0 0 23.0 29 17 17 0 9 10 3 0 1 102 66 1.652 11.3 0.0 3.5 3.9 1.11 66
1925 20 9 18 .333 5.17 45 29 9 13 3 1 240.1 282 152 138 10 84 74 5 1 2 1059 88 1.523 10.6 0.4 3.1 2.8 0.88 88
1926 21 15 33 .313 4.85 82 51 20 19 3 3 406.1 451 248 219 14 152 132 10 1 2 1783 89 1.484 10.0 0.3 3.4 2.9 0.87 89
1927 22 20 46 .303 4.80 108 69 27 29 3 5 564.2 611 342 301 21 239 209 14 2 7 2486 90 1.505 9.7 0.3 3.8 3.3 0.87 90
1928 23 30 71 .297 4.49 150 103 35 54 4 7 854.0 914 489 426 29 335 327 24 2 11 3732 94 1.463 9.6 0.3 3.5 3.4 0.98 94
1929 24 39 93 .295 4.57 185 135 38 72 5 9 1098.1 1194 651 558 46 453 436 26 2 17 4844 92 1.500 9.8 0.4 3.7 3.6 0.96 92
1930 25 54 101 .348 4.54 223 163 47 85 7 10 1320.0 1426 776 666 57 521 567 29 4 21 5804 94 1.475 9.7 0.4 3.6 3.9 1.09 94
1931 26 70 115 .378 4.52 260 193 52 104 8 12 1557.0 1666 906 782 68 608 699 35 4 22 6846 93 1.461 9.6 0.4 3.5 4.0 1.15 93
1932 27 88 122 .419 4.32 295 222 58 126 11 14 1816.0 1885 1008 871 84 723 889 38 4 27 7944 97 1.436 9.3 0.4 3.6 4.4 1.23 97
1933 28 97 136 .416 4.27 330 250 65 144 11 17 2051.0 2115 1126 973 91 816 1011 42 4 27 8950 97 1.429 9.3 0.4 3.6 4.4 1.24 97
1934 29 116 147 .441 4.23 366 281 68 163 16 18 2307.1 2347 1260 1085 109 920 1160 43 4 28 10050 98 1.416 9.2 0.4 3.6 4.5 1.26 98
1935 30 132 158 .455 4.13 396 310 69 182 18 18 2529.1 2548 1348 1162 126 996 1241 44 5 29 10975 100 1.401 9.1 0.4 3.5 4.4 1.25 100
1936 31 152 170 .472 4.11 429 343 69 207 21 18 2800.1 2822 1481 1278 148 1086 1343 47 5 36 12126 102 1.396 9.1 0.5 3.5 4.3 1.24 102
1937 32 172 177 .493 4.01 460 374 69 229 25 18 3056.2 3064 1582 1363 165 1154 1474 48 6 37 13184 105 1.380 9.0 0.5 3.4 4.3 1.28 105
1938 33 193 184 .512 3.96 491 405 69 251 28 18 3304.0 3310 1686 1454 181 1236 1601 48 7 38 14227 107 1.376 9.0 0.5 3.4 4.4 1.30 107
1939 34 214 191 .528 3.89 519 433 69 273 33 18 3537.1 3521 1774 1530 196 1311 1696 50 7 41 15195 109 1.366 9.0 0.5 3.3 4.3 1.29 109
1940 35 229 203 .530 3.86 549 463 69 293 36 18 3763.1 3739 1872 1615 220 1387 1793 53 7 42 16149 110 1.362 8.9 0.5 3.3 4.3 1.29 110
1941 36 244 209 .539 3.85 572 486 69 306 38 18 3949.0 3916 1959 1688 233 1441 1853 54 7 43 16920 110 1.357 8.9 0.5 3.3 4.2 1.29 110
1942 37 258 216 .544 3.82 596 510 69 322 42 18 4142.2 4099 2031 1757 243 1482 1933 57 7 43 17704 110 1.347 8.9 0.5 3.2 4.2 1.30 110
1943 38 258 216 .544 3.82 596 510 69 322 42 18 4142.2 4099 2031 1757 243 1482 1933 57 7 43 17704 110 1.347 8.9 0.5 3.2 4.2 1.30 110
1944 39 258 216 .544 3.82 596 510 69 322 42 18 4142.2 4099 2031 1757 243 1482 1933 57 7 43 17704 110 1.347 8.9 0.5 3.2 4.2 1.30 110
1945 40 265 219 .548 3.80 607 521 69 330 43 18 4230.0 4184 2063 1785 245 1502 1957 58 7 43 18068 110 1.344 8.9 0.5 3.2 4.2 1.30 110
1946 41 270 220 .551 3.77 615 529 69 334 45 18 4291.0 4221 2076 1797 247 1525 1976 58 7 43 18311 110 1.339 8.9 0.5 3.2 4.1 1.30 110
1947 42 273 225 .548 3.80 624 538 69 335 45 18 4344.0 4284 2115 1833 254 1541 1987 58 7 46 18546 109 1.341 8.9 0.5 3.2 4.1 1.29 109

Neutralized Pitching

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 688 total runs (4.25 R/G)
How this works
Year Age W L W-L% ERA IP H R ER HR BB SO HBP WHIP H9 BB9 SO9 SO/W HR9 Gact
1924 19 1 2 .333 4.88 24.0 28 14 13 0 9 11 3 1.542 10.5 3.4 4.1 1.22 0.0 8
1925 20 12 13 .480 4.01 229.0 235 113 102 9 70 67 2 1.332 9.2 2.8 2.6 0.96 0.4 37
1926 21 9 10 .474 4.17 175.0 168 90 81 4 68 61 5 1.349 8.6 3.5 3.1 0.90 0.2 37
1927 22 9 9 .500 4.15 165.0 155 84 76 7 84 80 4 1.448 8.5 4.6 4.4 0.95 0.4 26
1928 23 17 17 .500 3.67 304.0 302 138 124 8 96 124 10 1.309 8.9 2.8 3.7 1.29 0.2 42
1929 24 13 16 .448 4.52 259.0 272 145 130 17 115 115 2 1.494 9.5 4.0 4.0 1.00 0.6 35
1930 25 13 13 .500 3.86 233.0 221 111 100 10 65 138 3 1.227 8.5 2.5 5.3 2.12 0.4 38
1931 26 13 15 .464 4.06 248.0 238 124 112 11 86 138 6 1.306 8.6 3.1 5.0 1.60 0.4 37
1932 27 18 12 .600 2.85 272.0 217 96 86 16 114 200 3 1.217 7.2 3.8 6.6 1.75 0.5 35
1933 28 14 14 .500 3.82 250.0 239 118 106 7 97 130 4 1.344 8.6 3.5 4.7 1.34 0.3 35
1934 29 15 15 .500 3.83 270.0 231 128 115 18 104 157 1 1.241 7.7 3.5 5.2 1.51 0.6 36
1935 30 15 11 .577 2.91 235.0 205 85 76 17 78 86 1 1.204 7.9 3.0 3.3 1.10 0.7 30
1936 31 18 13 .581 3.28 283.0 258 114 103 21 85 107 3 1.212 8.2 2.7 3.4 1.26 0.7 33
1937 32 19 11 .633 2.67 266.0 230 88 79 16 65 136 1 1.109 7.8 2.2 4.6 2.09 0.5 31
1938 33 18 11 .621 2.85 262.0 238 92 83 15 79 135 0 1.210 8.2 2.7 4.6 1.71 0.5 31
1939 34 17 10 .630 2.64 245.0 207 80 72 15 74 100 2 1.147 7.6 2.7 3.7 1.35 0.6 28
1940 35 14 12 .538 3.28 236.0 222 96 86 24 77 101 3 1.267 8.5 2.9 3.9 1.31 0.9 30
1941 36 11 10 .524 3.59 193.0 181 86 77 13 55 62 1 1.223 8.4 2.6 2.9 1.13 0.6 23
1942 37 13 10 .565 3.20 205.0 204 81 73 11 46 85 3 1.220 9.0 2.0 3.7 1.85 0.5 24
1945 40 6 4 .600 3.13 92.0 93 36 32 2 22 25 1 1.250 9.1 2.2 2.4 1.14 0.2 11
1946 41 5 2 .714 1.97 64.0 41 15 14 2 25 20 0 1.031 5.8 3.5 2.8 0.80 0.3 8
1947 42 2 4 .333 6.38 55.0 69 43 39 8 18 11 0 1.582 11.3 2.9 1.8 0.61 1.3 9
22 Yrs 272 234 .538 3.51 4565.0 4254 1977 1779 251 1532 2089 58 1.267 8.4 4.1 1.36 0.5 624
W L W-L% ERA IP H R ER HR BB SO HBP WHIP H9 BB9 SO9 SO/W HR9 Gact



* - Disclaimer & Completeness Note

* Many Detailed Statistics are based on play-by-play accounts accumulated by RetroSheet. These totals may be incomplete (3.6% of all plays from 1930 to 1973 are missing or have incomplete accounts, click link for year and team summary of data completeness) for some players prior to 1974 and even complete seasons may not match the official totals due to errors in both the official totals and the play-by-play accounts. Pre-1954 seasons have a substantial numbers of games missing play-by-play accounts and should be viewed as essentially incomplete.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Hall of Fame
1948 BBWAA ( 3.3%)
1949 BBWAA (14.4%)
1949 Run Off ( 2.1%)
1950 BBWAA ( 7.1%)
1951 BBWAA ( 4.0%)
1952 BBWAA ( 4.3%)
1953 BBWAA ( 9.1%)
1954 BBWAA (11.5%)
1955 BBWAA (23.9%)
1956 BBWAA (50.3%)
1958 BBWAA (37.2%)
1960 BBWAA (32.0%)
1962 BBWAA (45.0%)
1964 BBWAA (70.1%)
1964 Run Off (91.5%)
1966 BBWAA (68.9%)
1967 BBWAA (72.6%)
1967 Run Off (86.9%)
Selected to HOF in 1967
by BBWAA in Runoff Election

MVP (yr lg (rk, shr))
1937 AL (8, 22%)
1938 AL (4, 43%)
1939 AL (5, 35%)
1941 AL (25, 1%)
1.01 Career Shares (249th)

Wins Above Replacements c a p y
1932 AL  7.9 (5th)
1937 AL  6.6 (8th)
1938 AL  6.1 (4th)
Career  70.4 (96th)

WAR for Pitcherss c a p y
1932 AL  6.5 (4th)
1936 AL  4.0 (9th)
1937 AL  6.4 (3rd)
1938 AL  5.3 (2nd)
1939 AL  4.4 (8th)
Career  55.4 (75th)

Earned Run Average s c a p y
1932 AL  3.09 (2nd)
1934 AL  3.93 (10th)
1935 AL  3.12 (3rd)
1936 AL  3.85 (6th)
1937 AL  2.98 (4th)
1938 AL  3.31 (2nd)
1939 AL  2.93 (4th)
1940 AL  3.38 (10th)

Wins s c a p y
1930 AL  15 (10th)
1931 AL  16 (7th)
1932 AL  18 (7th)
1934 AL  19 (5th)
1935 AL  16 (8th)
1936 AL  20 (3rd)
1937 AL  20 (2nd)
1938 AL  21 (1st)
1939 AL  21 (2nd)
1940 AL  15 (7th)
1941 AL  15 (5th)
1942 AL  14 (8th)
Career  273 (32nd)

Win-Loss % s c a p y
1930 AL  .652 (6th)
1932 AL  .720 (3rd)
1934 AL  .633 (7th)
1937 AL  .741 (4th)
1938 AL  .750 (2nd)
1939 AL  .750 (3rd)
1941 AL  .714 (2nd)
1942 AL  .667 (6th)

Walks & Hits per IP s c a p y
1930 AL  1.353 (10th)
1932 AL  1.290 (4th)
1934 AL  1.311 (6th)
1935 AL  1.248 (4th)
1936 AL  1.343 (2nd)
1937 AL  1.209 (3rd)
1938 AL  1.326 (3rd)
1939 AL  1.226 (2nd)
1940 AL  1.301 (8th)
1941 AL  1.244 (3rd)
1942 AL  1.157 (3rd)

Hits per 9 IP s c a p y
1926 AL  9.163 (10th)
1932 AL  7.610 (2nd)
1933 AL  8.809 (9th)
1934 AL  8.146 (2nd)
1935 AL  8.149 (2nd)
1936 AL  9.100 (7th)
1937 AL  8.497 (5th)
1938 AL  8.952 (7th)
1939 AL  8.139 (4th)
1940 AL  8.681 (7th)

Bases On Balls per 9 IP s c a p y
1936 AL  2.989 (9th)
1937 AL  2.388 (4th)
1938 AL  2.984 (10th)
1939 AL  2.893 (9th)
1941 AL  2.618 (4th)
1942 AL  1.905 (3rd)

Strikeouts per 9 IP s c a p y
1927 AL  4.377 (5th)
1928 AL  3.671 (10th)
1929 AL  4.015 (6th)
1930 AL  5.319 (5th)
1931 AL  5.013 (5th)
1932 AL  6.602 (1st)
1933 AL  4.672 (3rd)
1934 AL  5.232 (1st)
1937 AL  4.600 (7th)
1938 AL  4.621 (7th)
1940 AL  3.863 (10th)

Games Played s c a p y
1928 AL  42 (5th)
Career  624 (177th)

Innings Pitched s c a p y
1928 AL  289.3 (2nd)
1932 AL  259.0 (8th)
1933 AL  235.0 (8th)
1934 AL  256.3 (5th)
1936 AL  271.0 (5th)
1937 AL  256.3 (6th)
1938 AL  247.3 (4th)
1939 AL  233.3 (5th)
Career  4,344.0 (32nd)

Strikeouts s c a p y
1927 AL  77 (9th)
1928 AL  118 (4th)
1929 AL  109 (5th)
1930 AL  131 (5th)
1931 AL  132 (4th)
1932 AL  190 (1st)
1933 AL  122 (3rd)
1934 AL  149 (3rd)
1936 AL  102 (9th)
1937 AL  131 (7th)
1938 AL  127 (5th)
1939 AL  95 (9th)
1940 AL  97 (10th)
Career  1,987 (82nd)

Games Started s c a p y
1928 AL  34 (2nd)
1929 AL  32 (8th)
1934 AL  31 (8th)
1935 AL  29 (10th)
1936 AL  33 (6th)
1937 AL  31 (8th)
1938 AL  31 (5th)
1939 AL  28 (10th)
1940 AL  30 (10th)
Career  538 (32nd)

Complete Games s c a p y
1928 AL  25 (1st)
1929 AL  18 (10th)
1931 AL  19 (6th)
1932 AL  22 (3rd)
1933 AL  18 (4th)
1934 AL  19 (5th)
1935 AL  19 (5th)
1936 AL  25 (3rd)
1937 AL  22 (3rd)
1938 AL  22 (2nd)
1939 AL  22 (3rd)
1940 AL  20 (4th)
Career  335 (29th)

Shutouts s c a p y
1925 AL  3 (4th)
1930 AL  2 (4th)
1932 AL  3 (3rd)
1934 AL  5 (3rd)
1935 AL  2 (9th)
1936 AL  3 (6th)
1937 AL  4 (3rd)
1938 AL  3 (2nd)
1939 AL  5 (1st)
1940 AL  3 (4th)
1941 AL  2 (10th)
1942 AL  4 (2nd)
Career  45 (29th)

Home Runs s c a p y
1929 AL  17 (6th)
1932 AL  16 (10th)
1934 AL  18 (3rd)
1935 AL  17 (4th)
1936 AL  22 (3rd)
1937 AL  17 (10th)
1938 AL  16 (10th)
1940 AL  24 (1st)
Career  254 (111th)

Bases on Balls s c a p y
1927 AL  87 (7th)
1928 AL  96 (5th)
1929 AL  118 (2nd)
1932 AL  115 (3rd)
1933 AL  93 (8th)
1934 AL  104 (6th)
Career  1,541 (11th)

Hits s c a p y
1928 AL  303 (2nd)
1929 AL  280 (4th)
1936 AL  274 (7th)
1937 AL  242 (10th)
1938 AL  246 (6th)
Career  4,284 (28th)

Strikeouts / Base On Balls s c a p y
1930 AL  1.926 (3rd)
1931 AL  1.517 (6th)
1932 AL  1.652 (3rd)
1933 AL  1.312 (7th)
1934 AL  1.433 (5th)
1935 AL  1.066 (9th)
1936 AL  1.133 (7th)
1937 AL  1.926 (2nd)
1938 AL  1.549 (3rd)
1939 AL  1.267 (9th)
1942 AL  1.951 (2nd)

Home Runs per 9 IP s c a p y
1926 AL  0.217 (10th)
1928 AL  0.249 (10th)
1933 AL  0.268 (4th)
1938 AL  0.582 (9th)

Losses s c a p y
1925 AL  18 (4th)
1926 AL  15 (6th)
1928 AL  25 (1st)
1929 AL  22 (1st)
1931 AL  14 (10th)
1933 AL  14 (10th)
Career  225 (24th)

Earned Runs s c a p y
1925 AL  121 (4th)
1928 AL  125 (1st)
1929 AL  132 (1st)
1933 AL  102 (10th)
1934 AL  112 (8th)
Career  1,833 (10th)

Wild Pitches s c a p y
1927 AL  5 (8th)
1928 AL  4 (7th)
1929 AL  6 (7th)
1930 AL  4 (9th)
1932 AL  5 (9th)

Hit By Pitch s c a p y
1928 AL  10 (2nd)
1931 AL  6 (4th)
1933 AL  4 (6th)
1940 AL  3 (10th)

Batters Faced s c a p y
1928 AL  1,246 (2nd)
1929 AL  1,112 (7th)
1934 AL  1,100 (6th)
1936 AL  1,151 (5th)
1937 AL  1,058 (8th)
1938 AL  1,043 (5th)
1939 AL  968 (8th)
Career  18,546 (30th)

Adjusted ERA+ s c a p y
1932 AL  132 (4th)
1935 AL  130 (6th)
1936 AL  120 (8th)
1937 AL  150 (5th)
1938 AL  138 (4th)
1939 AL  148 (4th)

Fielding Independent Pitching s c a p y
1928 AL  3.55 (10th)
1930 AL  3.93 (3rd)
1931 AL  3.78 (6th)
1932 AL  3.72 (4th)
1933 AL  3.39 (1st)
1934 AL  4.10 (10th)
1937 AL  3.69 (5th)
1938 AL  3.73 (3rd)
1942 AL  2.94 (5th)

Adj. Pitching Runs s c a p y
1932 AL  32 (4th)
1935 AL  26 (6th)
1936 AL  26 (8th)
1937 AL  43 (3rd)
1938 AL  36 (1st)
1939 AL  39 (4th)
Career  202 (84th)

Adj. Pitching Wins s c a p y
1932 AL  3.1 (3rd)
1935 AL  2.5 (6th)
1936 AL  2.4 (8th)
1937 AL  4.2 (3rd)
1938 AL  3.5 (1st)
1939 AL  3.8 (4th)
Career  20.2 (89th)

Base-Out Runs Saved (RE24)s c a p y
1932 AL  43.58 (2nd)
1933 AL  17.10 (10th)
1935 AL  22.23 (6th)
1936 AL  40.38 (3rd)
1937 AL  50.48 (2nd)
1938 AL  41.16 (1st)
1939 AL  44.64 (1st)
1940 AL  29.23 (2nd)
Career  322.69 (20th)

Win Probability Added (WPA)s c a p y
1932 AL  4.0 (3rd)
1934 AL  1.2 (10th)
1935 AL  2.2 (8th)
1936 AL  4.4 (3rd)
1937 AL  3.3 (4th)
1938 AL  3.9 (2nd)
1939 AL  5.8 (1st)
1940 AL  3.7 (2nd)
1941 AL  1.6 (10th)
Career  32.3 (29th)

Sit. Wins Saved (WPA/LI)s c a p y
1931 AL  1.3 (9th)
1932 AL  3.1 (2nd)
1933 AL  2.2 (5th)
1934 AL  1.8 (4th)
1935 AL  2.6 (4th)
1936 AL  3.3 (3rd)
1937 AL  4.6 (2nd)
1938 AL  3.4 (1st)
1939 AL  3.6 (1st)
1940 AL  1.7 (9th)
1941 AL  1.1 (10th)
1942 AL  1.2 (8th)
Career  33.1 (22nd)

Base-Out Wins Saved (REW)s c a p y
1932 AL  4.5 (2nd)
1933 AL  1.7 (9th)
1935 AL  2.3 (6th)
1936 AL  4.0 (3rd)
1937 AL  5.1 (2nd)
1938 AL  4.1 (1st)
1939 AL  4.6 (1st)
1940 AL  3.0 (2nd)
Career  33.2 (23rd)

Oldest s c a p y
1946 AL  born 1905-05-03 (6th)
1947 AL  born 1905-05-03 (2nd)

Youngest s c a p y
1924 AL  born 1905-05-03 (1st)
1925 AL  born 1905-05-03 (8th)

                           

Statistics like WPA, REW and RE24 are computed from play-by-play data which is only complete from 1974 to the present. From 1930-1973, the data is incomplete, though for most seasons only less than 20 games per season total are missing. Please see our page on data coverage for a full view of the data used to create these leaderboards.

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Black InkPitching - 11 (220), Average HOFer ≈ 40
Gray InkPitching - 258 (16), Average HOFer ≈ 185
Hall of Fame MonitorPitching - 130 (55), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsPitching - 38 (84), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Starting Pitcher (50th), 70.4 career WAR/41.3 7yr-peak WAR/55.8 JAWS
Average HOF P (out of 62) = 73.9 career WAR/50.3 7yr-peak WAR/62.1 JAWS

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