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1988 Most Common Pitchers

  • Team's starters sorted by GS+CG, closers by SV+GF/3, bullpen by G-GS+GF
  • (pitching WAR)
1988 Most Common Pitchers
Starting Pitchers Bullpen
Rk Tm #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 Closer #2 #3 #4
1ATL (54-106, 11.33 dWAR)R.Mahler (2.46)P.Smith (3.29)T.Glavine (0.52)Z.Smith (1.36)J.Smoltz (-0.21)B.Sutter (-0.37)P.Assenmacher (1.87)J.Alvarez (2.56)C.Puleo (1.36)
2BAL (54-107, 4.81 dWAR)J.Ballard (0.94)J.Bautista (1.67)J.Tibbs (-0.76)M.Boddicker (1.64)O.Peraza (-1.07)T.Niedenfuer (0.99)D.Sisk (1.00)M.Thurmond (-0.26)D.Aase (0.38)
3BOS (89-73, 16.22 dWAR)R.Clemens (7.10)B.Hurst (3.36)O.Boyd (-0.45)W.Gardner (2.52)M.Smithson (-1.21)L.Smith (1.29)B.Stanley (1.70)D.Lamp (0.55)T.Bolton (-0.06)
4CAL (75-87, 6.73 dWAR)M.Witt (1.47)W.Fraser (-1.37)C.Finley (2.00)K.McCaskill (0.80)D.Petry (1.15)B.Harvey (2.54)G.Minton (0.45)S.Cliburn (0.14)D.Buice (-0.90)
5CHC (77-85, 13.10 dWAR)R.Sutcliffe (3.39)G.Maddux (5.17)J.Moyer (3.42)C.Schiraldi (0.69)J.Pico (0.67)R.Gossage (-0.19)F.DiPino (-1.04)L.Lancaster (0.28)P.Perry (0.64)
6CHW (71-90, 7.70 dWAR)M.Perez (1.02)J.Reuss (2.74)J.McDowell (0.89)D.LaPoint (2.92)B.Long (0.98)B.Thigpen (1.06)R.Horton (-0.38)S.Rosenberg (0.24)J.Davis (-2.32)
7CIN (87-74, 12.87 dWAR)D.Jackson (4.98)T.Browning (2.84)J.Rijo (3.85)M.Soto (-0.66)R.Robinson (-0.88)J.Franco (2.95)R.Murphy (0.80)F.Williams (0.40)R.Dibble (1.72)
8CLE (78-84, 17.46 dWAR)G.Swindell (5.92)T.Candiotti (5.71)J.Farrell (2.79)S.Bailes (0.18)R.Yett (1.20)D.Jones (3.17)D.Gordon (0.04)B.Havens (1.16)J.Dedmon (0.04)
9DET (88-74, 12.81 dWAR)J.Morris (1.16)W.Terrell (0.92)D.Alexander (0.27)F.Tanana (0.41)J.Robinson (3.68)M.Henneman (3.24)W.Hernandez (1.14)P.Gibson (1.36)D.Heinkel (0.15)
10HOU (82-80, 14.69 dWAR)M.Scott (4.72)N.Ryan (1.99)J.Deshaies (3.52)B.Knepper (2.23)D.Darwin (1.60)D.Smith (-0.12)J.Agosto (2.15)L.Andersen (1.23)D.Meads (0.08)
11KCR (84-77, 22.18 dWAR)B.Saberhagen (3.78)M.Gubicza (7.74)C.Leibrandt (5.18)F.Bannister (1.17)T.Power (-0.59)S.Farr (2.76)J.Gleaton (0.41)J.Montgomery (1.10)G.Garber (0.22)
12LAD (94-67, 19.97 dWAR)O.Hershiser (7.24)T.Leary (2.82)T.Belcher (2.80)F.Valenzuela (-0.12)D.Sutton (-0.12)J.Howell (2.02)A.Pena (1.73)J.Orosco (0.91)B.Holton (2.19)
13MIL (87-75, 21.09 dWAR)T.Higuera (7.40)B.Wegman (0.95)C.Bosio (2.34)D.August (3.17)M.Birkbeck (0.03)D.Plesac (1.71)C.Crim (1.73)P.Mirabella (2.18)M.Clear (0.31)
14MIN (91-71, 17.74 dWAR)F.Viola (7.70)B.Blyleven (-0.67)A.Anderson (5.20)C.Lea (-0.19)F.Toliver (1.06)J.Reardon (2.45)J.Berenguer (0.94)K.Atherton (1.24)M.Portugal (-0.07)
15MON (81-81, 16.77 dWAR)D.Martinez (3.01)B.Smith (2.32)P.Perez (4.48)J.Dopson (1.93)B.Holman (1.43)T.Burke (-0.03)J.Parrett (1.58)A.McGaffigan (1.35)J.Hesketh (0.34)
16NYM (100-60, 21.93 dWAR)D.Gooden (3.39)R.Darling (2.74)D.Cone (5.52)B.Ojeda (2.42)S.Fernandez (2.86)R.Myers (2.79)R.McDowell (1.24)T.Leach (1.32)G.Walter (-0.09)
17NYY (85-76, 10.68 dWAR)R.Rhoden (1.06)R.Dotson (-0.15)T.John (0.72)J.Candelaria (2.56)A.Leiter (0.77)D.Righetti (1.44)C.Guante (2.14)S.Shields (-0.03)N.Allen (1.82)
18OAK (104-58, 19.35 dWAR)D.Stewart (4.44)B.Welch (2.87)S.Davis (2.76)C.Young (0.94)T.Burns (1.80)D.Eckersley (2.26)G.Cadaret (1.08)G.Nelson (1.47)R.Honeycutt (0.30)
19PHI (65-96, 8.38 dWAR)K.Gross (3.56)S.Rawley (0.31)D.Carman (1.85)D.Palmer (0.70)B.Ruffin (-0.59)S.Bedrosian (0.48)K.Tekulve (0.93)G.Harris (2.56)W.Ritchie (-0.01)
20PIT (85-75, 7.93 dWAR)J.Smiley (2.33)D.Drabek (2.80)B.Walk (3.22)M.Dunne (-0.50)B.Fisher (-0.95)J.Gott (0.42)J.Robinson (1.27)B.Kipper (-0.44)B.Jones (0.37)
21SDP (83-78, 14.55 dWAR)E.Show (3.38)A.Hawkins (2.12)E.Whitson (0.83)J.Jones (-0.92)D.Rasmussen (2.88)M.Davis (3.07)L.McCullers (1.91)D.Leiper (0.57)G.Booker (-0.07)
22SEA (68-93, 14.48 dWAR)M.Langston (5.63)M.Moore (3.68)B.Swift (1.02)S.Bankhead (3.56)M.Campbell (-0.78)M.Schooler (0.67)M.Jackson (2.42)J.Reed (0.80)R.Scurry (0.23)
23SFG (83-79, 6.50 dWAR)R.Reuschel (3.67)K.Downs (1.54)D.Robinson (2.35)M.Krukow (1.11)M.LaCoss (0.02)S.Garrelts (-0.19)C.Lefferts (0.88)J.Price (-0.72)A.Hammaker (-0.25)
24STL (76-86, 15.32 dWAR)J.DeLeon (2.75)J.Magrane (3.69)J.Tudor (3.97)L.McWilliams (0.76)G.Mathews (0.22)T.Worrell (1.44)K.Dayley (1.13)S.Terry (2.15)S.Peters (-1.62)
25TEX (70-91, 8.73 dWAR)C.Hough (3.75)P.Kilgus (1.24)J.Guzman (1.93)B.Witt (1.81)J.Russell (2.44)M.Williams (-0.45)D.Mohorcic (-1.09)C.McMurtry (1.98)E.Vande Berg (-0.08)
26TOR (87-75, 10.50 dWAR)D.Stieb (4.10)M.Flanagan (1.22)J.Clancy (0.09)J.Key (1.99)T.Stottlemyre (-1.66)T.Henke (1.40)D.Ward (1.01)D.Wells (-0.69)M.Eichhorn (0.12)