Career Top 10 Leaders

WAR for Pitchers †
1. Hal Newhouser 59.0
2. Tommy Bridges 52.5
3. Justin Verlander 50.6
4. Mickey Lolich 47.5
5. Dizzy Trout 45.2
6. Jack Morris 37.9
7. Hooks Dauss 35.2
8. George Mullin 35.1
9. Bill Donovan 34.5
10. John Hiller 31.2
Earned Run Average
1. Harry Coveleski 2.34
2. Ed Killian 2.38
3. Ed Summers 2.42
4. Bill Donovan 2.49
5. Ed Siever 2.61
6. George Mullin 2.76
7. John Hiller 2.83
8. Ed Willett 2.89
9. Bill James 3.01
10. Frank Kitson 3.02
Wins
1. Hooks Dauss 223
2. George Mullin 209
3. Mickey Lolich 207
4. Hal Newhouser 200
5. Jack Morris 198
6. Tommy Bridges 194
7. Justin Verlander 177
8. Dizzy Trout 161
9. Bill Donovan 140
10. Earl Whitehill 133
Win-Loss %
1. Max Scherzer .701
2. Denny McLain .654
3. Aurelio Lopez .639
4. Schoolboy Rowe .629
5. Mike Henneman .626
6. Justin Verlander .619
7. Harry Coveleski .616
8. Doug Fister .615
9. Roxie Lawson .603
10. Ed Summers .602
Walks & Hits per IP
1. Denny McLain 1.112
2. Harry Coveleski 1.131
3. Ed Summers 1.152
4. Earl Wilson 1.170
5. Don Mossi 1.174
6. Justin Verlander 1.190
7. Bill Donovan 1.192
8. Max Scherzer 1.197
9. Hank Aguirre 1.208
Jim Bunning 1.208
Hits per 9 IP
1. Denny McLain 7.463
2. John Hiller 7.536
3. Aurelio Lopez 7.687
4. Bernie Boland 7.748
5. Earl Wilson 7.762
6. Harry Coveleski 7.801
7. Bill Donovan 7.841
8. Hank Aguirre 7.870
9. Joe Sparma 7.973
10. Justin Verlander 7.984
Bases On Balls per 9 IP
1. Don Mossi 1.752
2. Frank Kitson 1.753
3. Ed Siever 1.798
4. Ed Summers 1.991
5. Bill Gullickson 2.030
6. Dave Rozema 2.082
7. Rick Porcello 2.205
8. Steve Gromek 2.362
9. Harry Coveleski 2.375
10. John Doherty 2.377
Strikeouts per 9 IP
1. Max Scherzer 9.604
2. Justin Verlander 8.456
3. Anibal Sanchez 8.269
4. John Hiller 7.507
5. Mickey Lolich 7.172
6. Jeremy Bonderman 7.131
7. Jim Bunning 6.777
8. Earl Wilson 6.631
9. Aurelio Lopez 6.551
10. Denny McLain 6.497
Games Played
1. John Hiller 545
2. Hooks Dauss 538
3. Mickey Lolich 508
4. Dizzy Trout 493
5. Mike Henneman 491
6. Todd Jones 480
7. Hal Newhouser 460
8. George Mullin 435
9. Jack Morris 430
10. Tommy Bridges 424
Saves
1. Todd Jones 235
2. Mike Henneman 154
3. John Hiller 125
4. Willie Hernandez 120
5. Jose Valverde 119
6. Aurelio Lopez 85
7. Fernando Rodney 70
8. Terry Fox 55
9. Francisco Rodriguez 51
10. Al Benton 45
Innings Pitched
1. George Mullin 3394.0
2. Hooks Dauss 3390.2
3. Mickey Lolich 3361.2
4. Jack Morris 3042.2
5. Hal Newhouser 2944.0
6. Tommy Bridges 2826.1
7. Dizzy Trout 2591.2
8. Justin Verlander 2400.0
9. Earl Whitehill 2171.1
10. Bill Donovan 2137.1
Strikeouts
1. Mickey Lolich 2679
2. Justin Verlander 2255
3. Jack Morris 1980
4. Hal Newhouser 1770
5. Tommy Bridges 1674
6. Jim Bunning 1406
7. George Mullin 1380
8. Hooks Dauss 1201
9. Dizzy Trout 1199
10. Denny McLain 1150
Games Started
1. Mickey Lolich 459
2. Jack Morris 408
3. George Mullin 395
4. Hooks Dauss 388
5. Hal Newhouser 373
6. Tommy Bridges 362
Justin Verlander 362
8. Dizzy Trout 305
9. Earl Whitehill 287
10. Frank Lary 274
Dan Petry 274
Complete Games
1. George Mullin 336
2. Hooks Dauss 245
3. Bill Donovan 213
4. Hal Newhouser 212
5. Tommy Bridges 200
6. Mickey Lolich 190
7. Dizzy Trout 156
8. Jack Morris 154
9. Earl Whitehill 147
10. Ed Killian 142
Shutouts
1. Mickey Lolich 39
2. George Mullin 34
3. Tommy Bridges 33
Hal Newhouser 33
5. Bill Donovan 29
6. Dizzy Trout 28
7. Denny McLain 26
8. Jack Morris 24
9. Hooks Dauss 22
10. Frank Lary 20
Virgil Trucks 20
Home Runs
1. Mickey Lolich 329
2. Jack Morris 321
3. Justin Verlander 226
4. Jim Bunning 223
5. Denny McLain 195
6. Dan Petry 187
7. Frank Tanana 182
8. Tommy Bridges 181
9. Frank Lary 180
10. Paul Foytack 165
Bases on Balls
1. Hal Newhouser 1227
2. Tommy Bridges 1192
3. George Mullin 1106
4. Jack Morris 1086
5. Hooks Dauss 1067
6. Mickey Lolich 1014
7. Dizzy Trout 978
8. Earl Whitehill 831
9. Dan Petry 744
10. Virgil Trucks 732
Hits
1. Hooks Dauss 3407
2. George Mullin 3206
3. Mickey Lolich 3093
4. Jack Morris 2767
5. Tommy Bridges 2675
6. Hal Newhouser 2639
7. Dizzy Trout 2504
8. Earl Whitehill 2329
9. Justin Verlander 2129
10. Frank Lary 1975
Strikeouts / Base On Balls
1. Max Scherzer 3.544
2. Anibal Sanchez 3.124
3. Justin Verlander 3.098
4. Don Mossi 2.873
5. Mickey Lolich 2.642
6. Denny McLain 2.556
7. Jim Bunning 2.493
8. Rick Porcello 2.491
9. Earl Wilson 2.395
10. Jeremy Bonderman 2.283
Home Runs per 9 IP
1. Ed Killian 0.047
2. Jean Dubuc 0.094
3. Bernie Boland 0.096
4. George Mullin 0.098
5. Ed Willett 0.099
6. Harry Coveleski 0.106
7. Bill Donovan 0.114
8. Bill James 0.115
9. Ed Siever 0.130
10. Ed Summers 0.171
Losses
1. Hooks Dauss 182
2. George Mullin 179
3. Mickey Lolich 175
4. Dizzy Trout 153
5. Jack Morris 150
6. Hal Newhouser 148
7. Tommy Bridges 138
8. Earl Whitehill 119
9. Frank Lary 110
10. Justin Verlander 109
Earned Runs
1. Mickey Lolich 1289
2. Jack Morris 1262
3. Hooks Dauss 1245
4. Tommy Bridges 1122
5. George Mullin 1042
6. Earl Whitehill 1004
7. Hal Newhouser 1003
8. Justin Verlander 935
9. Dizzy Trout 922
10. Vic Sorrell 823
Wild Pitches
1. Jack Morris 155
2. Mickey Lolich 109
3. George Mullin 80
4. Justin Verlander 75
5. Dan Petry 68
6. Hal Newhouser 64
7. Tommy Bridges 59
8. Joe Coleman 56
9. Ed Willett 55
10. Jeremy Bonderman 49
Hit By Pitch
1. Hooks Dauss 121
2. George Mullin 115
3. Ed Willett 92
4. Mickey Lolich 91
5. Frank Lary 90
6. Justin Verlander 82
7. Jim Bunning 73
8. Ed Killian 66
9. Earl Whitehill 65
10. Bill Donovan 64
Batters Faced
1. Hooks Dauss 14175
2. Mickey Lolich 13980
3. George Mullin 13894
4. Jack Morris 12745
5. Hal Newhouser 12449
6. Tommy Bridges 12165
7. Dizzy Trout 11019
8. Justin Verlander 9931
9. Earl Whitehill 9543
10. Bill Donovan 8649
Games Finished
1. Todd Jones 401
2. Mike Henneman 369
3. John Hiller 363
4. Willie Hernandez 279
5. Aurelio Lopez 245
6. Jose Valverde 210
7. Fernando Rodney 179
8. Chief Hogsett 131
9. Terry Fox 128
10. Dizzy Trout 126
Adjusted ERA+
1. Mike Henneman 136
2. John Hiller 134
3. Bobo Newsom 131
4. Hal Newhouser 130
5. Tommy Bridges 126
6. Dizzy Trout 125
7. Harry Coveleski 123
8. Al Benton 121
Ed Siever 121
Justin Verlander 121
Fielding Independent Pitching
1. Bill Donovan 2.62
2. Ed Summers 2.64
3. Harry Coveleski 2.67
4. Ed Killian 2.79
5. Ed Siever 2.80
6. George Mullin 2.86
7. Frank Kitson 2.88
8. Bernie Boland 3.05
9. Ed Willett 3.09
10. Hal Newhouser 3.18
Adj. Pitching Runs
1. Hal Newhouser 275
2. Tommy Bridges 272
3. Dizzy Trout 203
4. Justin Verlander 195
5. John Hiller 129
6. Frank Lary 114
7. Jim Bunning 113
8. Jack Morris 111
9. Virgil Trucks 97
10. Schoolboy Rowe 96
Adj. Pitching Wins
1. Hal Newhouser 30.4
2. Tommy Bridges 26.8
3. Dizzy Trout 21.6
4. Justin Verlander 20.7
5. John Hiller 13.8
6. Jim Bunning 12.1
Frank Lary 12.1
8. Jack Morris 11.6
9. Virgil Trucks 10.2
10. Schoolboy Rowe 9.4
Base-Out Runs Saved (RE24) †
1. Justin Verlander 235.81
2. Hal Newhouser 144.00
3. Jack Morris 142.16
4. John Hiller 137.74
5. Dizzy Trout 131.15
6. Jim Bunning 112.04
7. Frank Lary 111.05
8. Mickey Lolich 94.18
9. Denny McLain 92.70
10. Max Scherzer 76.67
Win Probability Added (WPA) †
1. Justin Verlander 21.5
2. Hal Newhouser 18.7
3. Mike Henneman 14.7
4. John Hiller 14.6
5. Denny McLain 14.3
6. Jack Morris 13.3
7. Aurelio Lopez 12.2
8. Jim Bunning 11.7
9. Tommy Bridges 10.8
Todd Jones 10.8
Sit. Wins Saved (WPA/LI) †
1. Justin Verlander 24.3
2. Hal Newhouser 14.1
3. Jack Morris 12.7
4. Jim Bunning 11.2
5. John Hiller 9.4
Frank Lary 9.4
7. Dizzy Trout 9.2
8. Denny McLain 9.1
9. Fred Hutchinson 8.3
10. Hank Aguirre 7.9
Base-Out Wins Saved (REW) †
1. Justin Verlander 24.9
2. Hal Newhouser 15.6
3. Jack Morris 15.2
4. John Hiller 14.8
5. Dizzy Trout 13.5
6. Jim Bunning 11.7
Frank Lary 11.7
8. Denny McLain 11.1
9. Mickey Lolich 10.8
10. Max Scherzer 8.1

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