Career Top 10 Leaders

WAR for Pitchers †
1. Chuck Finley 52.2
2. Nolan Ryan 40.2
3. Jered Weaver 35.9
4. Frank Tanana 34.4
5. Mark Langston 26.2
6. John Lackey 25.0
7. Mike Witt 22.0
8. Dean Chance 20.5
9. Jarrod Washburn 20.4
10. Troy Percival 16.9
Earned Run Average
1. Andy Messersmith 2.78
2. Dean Chance 2.83
3. Troy Percival 2.99
4. Nolan Ryan 3.07
5. Frank Tanana 3.08
6. George Brunet 3.13
7. Scot Shields 3.18
8. Paul Hartzell 3.27
9. Clyde Wright 3.28
10. Jim McGlothlin 3.37
Wins
1. Chuck Finley 165
2. Jered Weaver 150
3. Nolan Ryan 138
4. Mike Witt 109
5. John Lackey 102
Frank Tanana 102
7. Ervin Santana 96
8. Mark Langston 88
9. Clyde Wright 87
10. Kirk McCaskill 78
Win-Loss %
1. Joe Saunders .628
2. Jered Weaver .617
3. C.J. Wilson .593
4. John Lackey .590
5. Bartolo Colon .582
6. Bert Blyleven .579
7. Bruce Kison .569
8. Jarrod Washburn .568
9. Frank Tanana .567
10. Andy Messersmith .557
Walks & Hits per IP
1. Troy Percival 1.101
2. Andy Messersmith 1.140
3. Dan Haren 1.141
4. Frank Tanana 1.166
5. Jered Weaver 1.185
6. George Brunet 1.202
7. Jim McGlothlin 1.206
8. Fred Newman 1.218
9. Dean Chance 1.226
10. Scot Shields 1.244
Hits per 9 IP
1. Troy Percival 6.029
2. Nolan Ryan 6.271
3. Andy Messersmith 6.535
4. George Brunet 7.407
5. Scot Shields 7.605
6. Dean Chance 7.671
7. Rudy May 7.675
8. Ken McBride 7.970
9. Dave LaRoche 8.116
10. Garrett Richards 8.131
Bases On Balls per 9 IP
1. Dan Haren 1.697
2. Bert Blyleven 1.736
3. Paul Hartzell 2.143
4. Ken Forsch 2.244
5. Fred Newman 2.272
6. Frank Tanana 2.351
7. Bartolo Colon 2.363
8. Jered Weaver 2.396
Geoff Zahn 2.396
10. Jim McGlothlin 2.600
Strikeouts per 9 IP
1. Troy Percival 10.432
2. Nolan Ryan 9.968
3. Scot Shields 8.148
4. C.J. Wilson 7.750
5. Kelvim Escobar 7.742
6. Garrett Richards 7.461
7. Chuck Finley 7.237
8. Dan Haren 7.232
9. John Lackey 7.201
10. Ervin Santana 7.117
Games Played
1. Troy Percival 579
2. Scot Shields 491
3. Chuck Finley 436
4. Francisco Rodriguez 408
5. Jered Weaver 322
6. Kevin Jepsen 315
7. Mike Witt 314
8. Dave LaRoche 304
9. Mike Holtz 301
10. Nolan Ryan 291
Saves
1. Troy Percival 316
2. Francisco Rodriguez 208
3. Bryan Harvey 126
4. Ernesto Frieri 71
Brian Fuentes 71
6. Huston Street 66
7. Dave LaRoche 65
8. Donnie Moore 61
9. Bob Lee 58
10. Joe Grahe 45
Innings Pitched
1. Chuck Finley 2675.0
2. Nolan Ryan 2181.1
3. Jered Weaver 2025.0
4. Mike Witt 1965.1
5. Frank Tanana 1615.1
6. John Lackey 1501.0
7. Ervin Santana 1475.2
8. Mark Langston 1445.1
9. Clyde Wright 1403.1
10. Dean Chance 1236.2
Strikeouts
1. Nolan Ryan 2416
2. Chuck Finley 2151
3. Jered Weaver 1598
4. Mike Witt 1283
5. Frank Tanana 1233
6. John Lackey 1201
7. Ervin Santana 1167
8. Mark Langston 1112
9. Dean Chance 857
10. Rudy May 844
Games Started
1. Chuck Finley 379
2. Jered Weaver 322
3. Nolan Ryan 288
4. Mike Witt 272
5. John Lackey 233
Ervin Santana 233
7. Frank Tanana 218
8. Mark Langston 210
9. Kirk McCaskill 189
Clyde Wright 189
Complete Games
1. Nolan Ryan 156
2. Frank Tanana 92
3. Mike Witt 70
4. Chuck Finley 57
5. Clyde Wright 51
6. Dean Chance 48
7. Andy Messersmith 42
Geoff Zahn 42
9. Rudy May 35
Bill Singer 35
Shutouts
1. Nolan Ryan 40
2. Frank Tanana 24
3. Dean Chance 21
4. George Brunet 14
Chuck Finley 14
6. Geoff Zahn 13
7. Rudy May 12
8. Kirk McCaskill 11
Andy Messersmith 11
10. Mike Witt 10
Home Runs
1. Chuck Finley 254
2. Jered Weaver 246
3. Ervin Santana 203
4. Mike Witt 167
5. John Lackey 151
6. Jarrod Washburn 150
7. Frank Tanana 146
8. Mark Langston 145
9. Ramon Ortiz 136
10. Nolan Ryan 115
Bases on Balls
1. Nolan Ryan 1302
2. Chuck Finley 1118
3. Mike Witt 656
4. Mark Langston 551
5. Jered Weaver 539
6. Rudy May 484
7. Ervin Santana 475
8. Dean Chance 462
9. Clyde Wright 449
10. Kirk McCaskill 448
Hits
1. Chuck Finley 2544
2. Mike Witt 1932
3. Jered Weaver 1861
4. Nolan Ryan 1520
5. John Lackey 1519
6. Frank Tanana 1461
7. Ervin Santana 1444
8. Mark Langston 1341
9. Clyde Wright 1310
10. Kirk McCaskill 1191
Strikeouts / Base On Balls
1. Dan Haren 4.260
2. Jered Weaver 2.965
3. Frank Tanana 2.922
4. Bert Blyleven 2.755
5. Bartolo Colon 2.740
6. John Lackey 2.723
7. Troy Percival 2.688
8. Kelvim Escobar 2.608
9. Ervin Santana 2.457
10. Garrett Richards 2.347
Home Runs per 9 IP
1. Dean Chance 0.444
2. Nolan Ryan 0.474
3. Paul Hartzell 0.492
4. Bill Singer 0.537
5. Fred Newman 0.561
6. Andy Messersmith 0.574
7. Andy Hassler 0.655
8. Jim Abbott 0.687
9. Garrett Richards 0.697
10. Scot Shields 0.710
Losses
1. Chuck Finley 140
2. Nolan Ryan 121
3. Mike Witt 107
4. Jered Weaver 93
5. Clyde Wright 85
6. Ervin Santana 80
7. Frank Tanana 78
8. Rudy May 76
9. Jim Abbott 74
Mark Langston 74
Kirk McCaskill 74
Earned Runs
1. Chuck Finley 1107
2. Mike Witt 820
3. Jered Weaver 798
4. Nolan Ryan 743
5. Ervin Santana 710
6. Mark Langston 637
7. John Lackey 636
8. Frank Tanana 553
9. Kirk McCaskill 524
10. Clyde Wright 512
Wild Pitches
1. Chuck Finley 117
2. Nolan Ryan 102
3. John Lackey 83
4. Mike Witt 65
5. Garrett Richards 58
6. Ervin Santana 55
7. Scot Shields 49
8. Kirk McCaskill 48
9. Mark Langston 45
10. Tom Murphy 44
Hit By Pitch
1. Ervin Santana 74
2. John Lackey 73
3. Chuck Finley 71
4. Nolan Ryan 56
5. Frank Tanana 55
6. Jered Weaver 51
7. Ken McBride 48
Mike Witt 48
9. Tom Murphy 42
10. Jarrod Washburn 38
Batters Faced
1. Chuck Finley 11398
2. Nolan Ryan 9178
3. Jered Weaver 8340
4. Mike Witt 8312
5. Frank Tanana 6645
6. John Lackey 6371
7. Ervin Santana 6282
8. Mark Langston 6042
9. Clyde Wright 5833
10. Kirk McCaskill 5153
Games Finished
1. Troy Percival 466
2. Francisco Rodriguez 297
3. Bryan Harvey 214
4. Dave LaRoche 170
5. Donnie Moore 133
6. Bob Lee 128
7. Luis Sanchez 127
8. Ernesto Frieri 119
9. Scot Shields 114
10. Eddie Fisher 113
Adjusted ERA+
1. Troy Percival 157
2. Scot Shields 139
3. Kelvim Escobar 125
4. Dean Chance 122
5. Chuck Finley 118
Andy Messersmith 118
Frank Tanana 118
8. John Lackey 116
9. Nolan Ryan 115
10. Jarrod Washburn 114
Jered Weaver 114
Fielding Independent Pitching
1. Nolan Ryan 2.94
2. Dean Chance 3.01
3. Andy Messersmith 3.04
4. Frank Tanana 3.18
5. Jim McGlothlin 3.37
Fred Newman 3.37
7. Bill Singer 3.38
8. Rudy May 3.45
9. Paul Hartzell 3.47
10. George Brunet 3.49
Adj. Pitching Runs
1. Chuck Finley 187
2. Jered Weaver 126
3. Nolan Ryan 113
4. Troy Percival 112
5. Frank Tanana 108
6. Francisco Rodriguez 106
7. John Lackey 97
8. Scot Shields 89
9. Dean Chance 82
10. Jarrod Washburn 81
Adj. Pitching Wins
1. Chuck Finley 19.0
2. Jered Weaver 13.4
3. Nolan Ryan 12.2
4. Frank Tanana 11.8
5. Troy Percival 10.6
6. Francisco Rodriguez 10.3
7. John Lackey 9.8
8. Dean Chance 9.2
9. Scot Shields 8.6
10. Jarrod Washburn 8.1
Base-Out Runs Saved (RE24) †
1. Chuck Finley 184.77
2. Jered Weaver 176.83
3. Nolan Ryan 155.10
4. Frank Tanana 135.06
5. Troy Percival 118.48
6. Francisco Rodriguez 105.54
7. John Lackey 104.52
8. Jarrod Washburn 101.78
9. Scot Shields 98.18
10. Dean Chance 90.18
Win Probability Added (WPA) †
1. Troy Percival 23.1
2. Nolan Ryan 21.0
3. Francisco Rodriguez 19.9
4. Jered Weaver 18.9
5. Chuck Finley 18.0
6. Frank Tanana 14.9
7. Scot Shields 10.5
8. Andy Messersmith 10.2
9. Jarrod Washburn 10.1
10. Bob Lee 9.4
Sit. Wins Saved (WPA/LI) †
1. Nolan Ryan 16.7
2. Jered Weaver 14.0
3. Chuck Finley 12.6
4. Frank Tanana 10.8
5. Troy Percival 10.4
6. John Lackey 10.2
7. Dean Chance 9.9
8. Francisco Rodriguez 9.8
9. Andy Messersmith 9.0
10. Mark Langston 8.9
Base-Out Wins Saved (REW) †
1. Jered Weaver 19.3
2. Chuck Finley 18.8
3. Nolan Ryan 17.4
4. Frank Tanana 15.4
5. Troy Percival 11.4
6. Dean Chance 10.7
7. John Lackey 10.6
8. Francisco Rodriguez 10.4
9. Jarrod Washburn 10.3
10. Scot Shields 9.7

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