Pitching Leaders Seasons Age 20

Ages used are the player's age on June 30th.

Seasons age 20

  • Minimum 100 IP or 9 Decisions for rate statistics
  • Last column is Year
Earned Run Average
1. Harry Krause 1.39 1909
2. Dwight Gooden 1.53 1985
3. Silver King 1.63 1888
4. Walter Johnson 1.65 1908
5. Tommy Bond 1.68 1876
6. Smoky Joe Wood 1.69 1910
7. John Ward 1.74 1880
8. Stump Weidman 1.80 1881
9. Larry Corcoran 1.95 1880
10. Pretzels Getzien 1.95 1884
Wins
1. Silver King 45 1888
2. Larry Corcoran 43 1880
3. John Ward 39 1880
4. Scott Stratton 34 1890
5. Mickey Welch 34 1880
6. Amos Rusie 33 1891
7. Tommy Bond 31 1876
8. Matt Kilroy 29 1886
9. Kid Nichols 27 1890
10. Gus Weyhing 26 1887
Win-Loss %
1. Dwight Gooden .857 1985
2. CC Sabathia .773 2001
3. Larry Corcoran .754 1880
4. Noodles Hahn .742 1899
5. Herb Pennock .733 1914
6. Bob Feller .727 1939
7. Don Gullett .727 1971
8. Bullet Joe Bush .714 1913
9. Scott Stratton .708 1890
10. Tommy Bond .705 1876
Walks & Hits per IP
1. Silver King 0.874 1888
2. Tommy Bond 0.902 1876
3. John Ward 0.918 1880
4. Larry Corcoran 0.938 1880
5. Harry Krause 0.939 1909
6. Walter Johnson 0.964 1908
7. Dwight Gooden 0.965 1985
8. Pretzels Getzien 0.971 1884
9. Jose Fernandez 0.979 2013
10. Kid Madden 1.006 1888
Hits per 9 IP
1. Jose Fernandez 5.786 2013
2. Gary Nolan 6.300 1968
3. Harry Krause 6.380 1909
4. Dwight Gooden 6.441 1985
5. Dave Boswell 6.538 1965
6. Fernando Valenzuela 6.551 1981
7. Silver King 6.696 1888
8. Terry Forster 6.750 1972
9. Joe Engel 6.777 1913
10. Larry Corcoran 6.779 1880
Bases On Balls per 9 IP
1. Tommy Bond 0.287 1876
2. John Cassidy 0.463 1875
3. Bill Stearns 0.509 1873
4. Jack Manning 0.611 1874
5. John Ward 0.681 1880
6. John Coleman 0.802 1883
7. Foghorn Bradley 0.831 1876
8. Stump Weidman 0.939 1881
9. Bobby Mathews 1.153 1872
10. Silver King 1.170 1888
Strikeouts per 9 IP
1. Billy McCool 10.253 1965
2. Rick Ankiel 9.977 2000
3. Jose Fernandez 9.747 2013
4. Terry Forster 9.360 1972
5. Dwight Gooden 8.718 1985
6. CC Sabathia 8.534 2001
7. Fernando Valenzuela 8.423 1981
8. Ed Correa 8.407 1986
9. Clayton Kershaw 8.359 2008
10. Felix Hernandez 8.293 2006
Games Played
1. John Ward 70 1880
2. Matt Kilroy 68 1886
3. Roberto Osuna 68 2015
4. Silver King 66 1888
5. John Coleman 65 1883
6. Mickey Welch 65 1880
7. Larry Corcoran 63 1880
8. Terry Forster 62 1972
9. Billy McCool 62 1965
10. Amos Rusie 61 1891
Saves
1. Terry Forster 29 1972
2. Billy McCool 21 1965
3. Roberto Osuna 20 2015
4. Art Houtteman 10 1948
5. Victor Cruz 9 1978
6. Pedro Ramos 5 1955
7. Miguel Castro 4 2015
8. Billy Hoeft 4 1952
9. Mike McCormick 4 1959
10. Jim Shaw 4 1914
Innings Pitched
1. John Ward 595.0 1880
2. Silver King 584.7 1888
3. Matt Kilroy 583.0 1886
4. Mickey Welch 574.0 1880
5. John Coleman 538.3 1883
6. Larry Corcoran 536.3 1880
7. Amos Rusie 500.3 1891
8. Ed Seward 470.7 1887
9. Gus Weyhing 466.3 1887
10. Scott Stratton 431.0 1890
Strikeouts
1. Matt Kilroy 513 1886
2. Amos Rusie 337 1891
3. Larry Corcoran 268 1880
4. Dwight Gooden 268 1985
5. Silver King 258 1888
6. Bob Feller 246 1939
7. John Ward 230 1880
8. Jersey Bakley 226 1884
9. Bert Blyleven 224 1971
10. Kid Nichols 222 1890
Games Started
1. Matt Kilroy 68 1886
2. John Ward 67 1880
3. Silver King 64 1888
4. Mickey Welch 64 1880
5. John Coleman 61 1883
6. Larry Corcoran 60 1880
7. Amos Rusie 57 1891
8. Gus Weyhing 55 1887
9. Ed Seward 52 1887
10. Scott Stratton 49 1890
Complete Games
1. Matt Kilroy 66 1886
2. Silver King 64 1888
3. Mickey Welch 64 1880
4. John Coleman 59 1883
5. John Ward 59 1880
6. Larry Corcoran 57 1880
7. Gus Weyhing 53 1887
8. Amos Rusie 52 1891
9. Ed Seward 52 1887
10. Kid Nichols 47 1890
Shutouts
1. Dwight Gooden 8 1985
2. Fernando Valenzuela 8 1981
3. John Ward 8 1880
4. Harry Krause 7 1909
5. Kid Nichols 7 1890
6. Tommy Bond 6 1876
7. Walter Johnson 6 1908
8. Silver King 6 1888
9. Amos Rusie 6 1891
10. Bert Blyleven 5 1971
Home Runs
1. Ray Sadecki 28 1961
2. Ken Holtzman 27 1966
3. Frank Tanana 27 1974
4. Zack Greinke 26 2004
5. Dave Rozema 25 1977
6. Egyptian Healy 24 1887
7. Mike McCormick 24 1959
8. Jeremy Bonderman 23 2003
9. Felix Hernandez 23 2006
10. Rick Porcello 23 2009
Bases on Balls
1. Amos Rusie 262 1891
2. Mike Morrison 205 1887
3. Matt Kilroy 182 1886
4. Gus Weyhing 167 1887
5. Bob Feller 142 1939
6. Ed Seward 140 1887
7. Hal Newhouser 137 1941
8. Jim Shaw 137 1914
9. Dick Drott 129 1957
10. Ed Correa 126 1986
Hits
1. John Coleman 772 1883
2. Mickey Welch 575 1880
3. John Ward 501 1880
4. Bill Stearns 481 1873
5. Bobby Mathews 480 1872
6. Matt Kilroy 476 1886
7. Gus Weyhing 465 1887
8. Win Mercer 445 1894
9. Ed Seward 445 1887
10. Jersey Bakley 443 1884
Strikeouts / Base On Balls
1. Tommy Bond 6.769 1876
2. John Ward 5.111 1880
3. Pretzels Getzien 4.280 1884
4. Dwight Gooden 3.884 1985
5. Zack Greinke 3.846 2004
6. Bert Blyleven 3.797 1971
7. Dick Burns 3.553 1884
8. Silver King 3.395 1888
9. Scott Stratton 3.393 1890
10. John Coleman 3.312 1883
Home Runs per 9 IP
1. Mike Smith 0.026 1888
2. George Baumgardner 0.041 1912
3. Ray Keating 0.043 1914
4. Tommy Bond 0.044 1876
5. Chief Bender 0.044 1904
6. Byron Houck 0.050 1912
7. Foghorn Bradley 0.052 1876
8. Herb Pennock 0.059 1914
9. Scott Stratton 0.063 1890
10. Johnny Lush 0.064 1906
Losses
1. John Coleman 48 1883
2. Matt Kilroy 34 1886
3. Hardie Henderson 33 1883
4. Jersey Bakley 30 1884
5. Mickey Welch 30 1880
6. Red Ehret 29 1889
7. Egyptian Healy 29 1887
8. Gus Weyhing 28 1887
9. Mike Morrison 25 1887
10. Ed Seward 25 1887
Earned Runs
1. John Coleman 291 1883
2. Gus Weyhing 221 1887
3. Matt Kilroy 218 1886
4. Ed Seward 216 1887
5. Egyptian Healy 196 1887
6. Red Ehret 194 1889
7. Jersey Bakley 188 1884
8. Hardie Henderson 179 1883
9. Mike Morrison 173 1887
10. Kid Carsey 170 1893
Wild Pitches
1. Mike Morrison 62 1887
2. Matt Kilroy 61 1886
3. Ed Seward 58 1887
4. Jersey Bakley 56 1884
5. Gus Weyhing 49 1887
6. Egyptian Healy 39 1887
7. Red Ehret 35 1889
8. Ed Bagley 33 1884
9. Hardie Henderson 32 1883
10. Ice Box Chamberlain 31 1888
Hit By Pitch
1. Gus Weyhing 37 1887
2. Silver King 30 1888
3. Ed Seward 24 1887
4. Mike Morrison 22 1887
5. Pink Hawley 20 1893
6. Kid Carsey 19 1893
7. Brownie Foreman 19 1895
8. Matt Kilroy 19 1886
9. Mike Smith 19 1888
10. Red Ehret 18 1889
Batters Faced
1. John Coleman 2546 1883
2. Matt Kilroy 2469 1886
3. Mickey Welch 2387 1880
4. John Ward 2351 1880
5. Silver King 2286 1888
6. Amos Rusie 2167 1891
7. Larry Corcoran 2133 1880
8. Gus Weyhing 2042 1887
9. Ed Seward 1990 1887
10. Bobby Mathews 1922 1872
Games Finished
1. Terry Forster 45 1972
2. Billy McCool 43 1965
3. Roberto Osuna 39 2015
4. Camilo Pascual 27 1954
5. Victor Cruz 23 1978
6. Pedro Ramos 22 1955
7. Jack Russell 22 1926
8. Bullet Joe Bush 20 1913
9. Bobby Burke 18 1927
10. Tug McGraw 17 1965
Adjusted ERA+
1. Dwight Gooden 229 1985
2. Silver King 195 1888
3. Jose Fernandez 176 2013
4. Harry Krause 174 1909
5. Kid Nichols 170 1890
6. Scott Stratton 164 1890
7. Stump Weidman 161 1881
8. Bob Feller 154 1939
9. Don Drysdale 153 1957
10. Smoky Joe Wood 152 1910
Fielding Independent Pitching
1. Walter Johnson 1.60 1908
2. Terry Forster 1.73 1972
3. Harry Krause 1.91 1909
4. Chief Bender 1.95 1904
5. Tommy Bond 1.96 1876
6. Smoky Joe Wood 2.04 1910
7. Bob Moose 2.06 1968
8. John Ward 2.10 1880
9. Dwight Gooden 2.13 1985
10. Larry Corcoran 2.23 1880
Adj. Pitching Runs
1. Silver King 91 1888
2. Scott Stratton 67 1890
3. Kid Nichols 67 1890
4. Dwight Gooden 63 1985
5. Bob Feller 55 1939
6. Noodles Hahn 42 1899
7. Tommy Bond 37 1876
8. Amos Rusie 34 1891
9. Christy Mathewson 33 1901
10. Don Drysdale 32 1957
Adj. Pitching Wins
1. Silver King 9.1 1888
2. Dwight Gooden 7.5 1985
3. Kid Nichols 6.3 1890
4. Scott Stratton 6.3 1890
5. Bob Feller 5.4 1939
6. Noodles Hahn 4.0 1899
7. Don Drysdale 3.5 1957
8. Jose Fernandez 3.5 2013
9. Tommy Bond 3.4 1876
10. Christy Mathewson 3.4 1901