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1883 Register Pitching Leaders

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Rk Name Age Tm Lg Lev W Aff L W-L% ERA RA9 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
1Old Hoss Radbourn28PRONLMLB48PRO25.6582.053.91766886641632.156327514475631503625400.9798.00.10.84.55.63
2Pud Galvin26BFNNLMLB46BUF29.6132.725.03767517250656.167636719895027902827411.1069.30.10.73.85.58
3Will White28CN2AAMLB43CIN22.6622.093.98656506460577.04732551341610414102523671.0007.40.21.62.21.36
4Tim Keefe26NY4AAMLB41NYP27.6032.413.55686806850619.0488244166610835902725170.9637.10.11.65.23.32
5Jim Whitney25BSNNLMLB37BSN21.6382.244.52625655412514.049225812873534503721011.0258.60.10.66.09.86
6Tony Mullane24SL4AAMLB35STL15.7002.194.34534944931460.237222211237419102418750.9687.30.11.43.72.58
7Larry Corcoran23CHNNLMLB34CHC20.6302.495.34565335130473.248328113178221601920411.1939.20.11.64.12.63
8Bobby Mathews31PH4AAMLB30PHA13.6982.465.29444404110381.0396224104113120301116091.1219.40.30.74.86.55
9Guy Hecker27LS2AAMLB28LOU23.5493.345.72535215130469.052629817447516402020561.28110.10.11.43.12.19
10Sam Kimber30BKN,CAMISASN/A2810.7371.273.933838385334.0274146473712890.9317.41.03.43.46
11Jim McCormick26CL2NLMLB28CLV12.7001.843.97434123611342.03161517016514501114211.1148.30.01.73.82.23
12Jumbo McGinnis29SL4AAMLB28STL16.6362.334.09454504160382.23251749936912802415811.0307.60.11.63.01.86
13Frank Mountain23CL5AAMLB26COL33.4413.606.17595905740503.0546345201812315902122301.3309.80.12.22.81.29
14Charlie Buffinton22BSNNLMLB25BSN14.6413.035.05434133441333.034618711245118801714141.1929.40.11.45.13.69
15Fred Goldsmith27CHNNLMLB25CHC19.5683.156.01464514020383.145625613414398211116831.29110.70.30.91.92.10
16John Harkins24TREISASN/A2526.4901.055.565151501437.03992705163213251.0578.21.34.43.38
17Mickey Welch23NY1NLMLB25NYG23.5212.735.73545224640426.0431271129116614402718291.1679.10.21.43.02.18
18John Schappert29HRBISASN/A2413.6491.625.503837372334.03092046038142331.0398.31.03.83.74
19Sam Weaver27LS2AAMLB24LOU22.5223.715.86464604540400.24512611653351050517291.21310.10.10.82.43.00
20Hugh Daily35CL2NLMLB23CLV19.5482.424.59454324041378.236019310259917102315781.2128.60.12.44.11.73
21Bob Emslie24BL2,CAMAA,ISASMLB,N/A23BAL16.5902.155.39414013710355.1306213853611110228541.0337.80.11.52.81.82
22Stump Weidman22DTNNLMLB20DTN24.4553.535.93524754132402.143526515887218301117621.2609.70.21.64.12.54
23Denny Driscoll27PT1AAMLB18PIT21.4623.996.40414013510336.1427239149339790915101.38611.40.11.02.12.03
24George Bradley30PH4AAMLB16PHA7.6963.155.42262332200214.121512975722560159021.1069.00.30.92.42.55
25Ed Morris20REAISASN/A166.7271.804.602523222199.2181102402514091.0328.21.16.35.60
26Adonis Terry18BKNISASN/A169.6401.385.632626263216.0216135332613091.1209.01.15.45.00
27John Ward23NY1NLMLB16NYG13.5522.705.36342592410277.02781658333112101911591.1169.00.11.03.93.90
28Henry Miller--PVL,HRBISASN/A1522.4051.607.754036350241.23142084360126221.54811.72.24.72.10
29Jack Lynch26NY4AAMLB13NYP15.4644.095.68292902910255.026316111662511901110791.1299.30.20.94.24.76
30John Coleman20PHINLMLB12PHI48.2004.878.53656145930538.177251029117481590925461.52312.90.30.82.73.31
31Jim Egan25BKNISASN/A117.6112.024.771818183173.21679239146871.0428.70.73.54.86
32Jack Jones22DTN,PH4NL,AAMLB11DTN-PHA7.6113.145.77191901610157.21611015512561076821.1809.20.11.43.52.44
33Shadow Pyle21WMTISASN/A1116.4072.636.873227270253.02861937422130101.21710.20.84.65.91
34Fred Corey28PH4AAMLB10PHA7.5883.406.43181621500148.118210656324420116661.38911.00.21.52.51.75
35Ren Deagle25CN2AAMLB10CIN8.5562.314.74181801710148.0136783803448096291.1498.30.02.12.91.41
36Hardie Henderson20BL2,PHIAA,NLMLB10BAL-PHI33.2334.398.31464333900367.140933917948914703216381.35610.00.12.23.61.65
37Dupee Shaw24DTNNLMLB10DTN15.4002.505.35262512310227.02381356334473069741.2429.40.11.72.91.66
38Doc Landis28REAISASN/A911.4502.857.102319140161.0188127511168121.23610.50.63.86.18
39Thomas Reynolds28REA,PVLISASN/A914.3912.437.872725211207.0279181562967181.48812.11.32.92.31
40John Henry19WMTISASN/A89.4712.176.281717160149.016510436124871.18810.00.72.94.00
41Harry McCormick27CN2AAMLB8CIN6.5712.874.90151411410128.2139704112721065651.2909.70.11.91.50.78
42Jersey Bakley19PH4,PVL,HRBAA,ISASMLB,N/A7PHA8.4672.958.14161601500128.11471164202240082671.31710.30.01.52.81.82
43Bert Dorr21WMT,HRBISASN/A712.3682.226.832121181166.0190126411757171.24710.30.93.13.35
44Charlie Sweeney20PRONLMLB7PRO7.5003.135.77201821400146.21429451328480176261.1598.70.21.72.91.71
45Bob Barr26PT1AAMLB6PIT18.2504.387.35262331901203.126316699528810179221.43111.60.21.23.62.89
46Oyster Burns18HRBISASN/A610.3752.3012.592015121133.013318634263951.1959.01.82.61.50
47John Fox24BL2AAMLB6BAL13.3164.037.62201911800165.120914074232490127541.45811.40.11.72.71.53
48Frank Fox--WMT,TREISASN/A516.2381.856.832221180170.0184129352786251.2419.71.44.63.19
49Jack Neagle25PT1,PHI,BL2NL,AAMLB5PIT-PHI-BAL23.1795.9410.08302822200221.129224814611666303610461.61711.90.42.72.60.95
50Tip O'Neill23NY1NLMLB5NYG12.2944.077.84191901500148.018212967564550336941.66211.10.33.93.30.86
51Henry Yarnell--PVLISASN/A56.4552.717.84121210193.01218128153761.46211.71.53.62.47
52Pat Friel25REAISASN/A48.3333.3311.00121211097.1134119362333141.61312.42.13.11.43
53Will Sawyer18CL2NLMLB4CLV10.2862.365.04171521500141.01197937147760135961.1777.60.13.04.91.62
54Billy Taylor28PT1AAMLB4PIT7.3645.398.151999800127.016611576434410175941.57511.80.32.42.91.21
55Bill Wise22HRBISASN/A41.8000.884.17554041.03319442510.9027.20.95.56.25
56Ed Cushman31BFNNLMLB3BUF3.5003.937.3377150050.161412201734042311.55010.90.03.06.12.00
57Ed Dundon23CL5AAMLB3COL16.1584.488.26201911600166.221315383738310117681.50611.50.42.11.70.82
58Lee Richmond26PRONLMLB3PRO7.3003.336.551212080092.0122673422713064161.62011.90.22.61.30.48
59John Valentine27CL5,TREAA,ISASMLB,N/A3COL13.1883.346.92181611500143.01831105302021014631.42011.50.01.31.31.05
60Dick Burns19DTNNLMLB2DTN12.1434.518.60171341300127.21721226483330066041.60612.10.62.32.10.91
61George Derby25BFNNLMLB2BUF10.1675.8510.03141311201107.21731207031534055331.74614.50.31.32.82.27
62Charlie Hodnett23SL4AAMLB2STL2.5001.412.8144030032.028105176021341.0947.90.32.01.70.86
63Jack Leary25HRBISASN/A25.2862.457.95997077.01036821815101.44212.00.91.81.88
64John McCabe--BKNISASN/A22.5000.264.11444035.0261610800.7436.70.02.1
65Frank McIntyre23CL5,DTNAA,NLMLB2COL-DTN1.6673.608.7033030030.0312912086021341.3009.30.02.41.80.75
66Barney McLaughlin21PVLISASN/A25.2862.018.871065067.0876615232371.64211.73.13.11.00
67Blondie Purcell29PHINLMLB2PHI6.2504.397.99119070080.0110713901230073711.52512.40.01.43.42.50
68Nick Bradley--TREISASN/A11.5005.509.50321018.01919112611.1679.51.03.03.00
69Frank Diven23BL2AAMLB1BAL1.5007.3612.2722010011.01515901303501.45512.30.00.82.53.00
70John Firth28BKNISASN/A12.3332.886.84333025.0271984901.2409.71.43.22.25
71Curry Foley27BFNNLMLB1BUF01.0000.001010001.00000400064.0000.00.036.00.00.00
72Bill Gallagher17BL2,HRBAA,ISASMLB,N/A1BAL6.1434.408.1697260071.29865350724042451.46512.30.00.93.03.43
73Gid Gardner24BL2,CAMAA,ISASMLB,N/A1BAL01.0004.507.2030100010.0138511300321.40011.70.90.92.73.00
74Art Hagan20PHI,BFNNLMLB1PHI-BUF16.0595.279.65191811600152.022416389239460257081.73013.30.12.32.71.18
75John Morrill28BSNNLMLB1BSN01.0002.777.6221110013.01511404500601.46210.40.02.83.51.25
76George Radbourn27DTNNLMLB1DTN2.3336.5511.4533020022.0382816172051172.04515.50.42.90.80.29
77John Reccius23HRB,LS2ISAS,AAN/A,MLB1LOU01.0004.207.2032100015.02512701600221.73315.00.00.63.66.00
78Gus Alberts22WMTISASN/A000.0015.0010003.05500001.66715.00.00.0
79Myron Allen29NY1NLMLB0NYG1.0001.125.631101008.085103001321.3759.00.03.40.00.00
80Cap Anson31CHNNLMLB0CHC00.003.002020013.011001000120.6673.00.03.00.00.00
81William Avery--TREISASN/A01.0003.389.0011108.012831301.62513.51.13.43.00
82Norm Baker20PT1AAMLB0PIT2.0003.327.5833020019.024167011501941.84211.40.05.22.40.45
83Charlie Bastian25TREISASN/A000.006.0010003.02200100.6676.00.03.0
84Joe Battin29PT1AAMLB0PIT02.259.002010004.094101000222.50020.30.02.30.00.00
85Henry Boyle22REAISASN/A000.0011.2510004.04500001.0009.00.00.0
86Alonzo Breitenstein25PHINLMLB0PHI1.0009.0016.201100005.089502001272.00014.40.03.60.00.00
87Dan Brouthers25BFNNLMLB0BUF031.5031.501000002.097703200176.00040.50.013.59.00.67
88Tom Brown22CL5AAMLB0COL1.0005.7910.9331210014.014179010601671.7149.00.06.43.90.60
89James Burke--BFNNLMLB0BUF05.629.001100008.098503100401.50010.10.03.41.10.33
90Charlie Cady18CL2NLMLB0CLV1.0007.8814.631101008.01313704503402.12514.60.04.55.61.25
91Stewart Denham--TREISASN/A02.0005.0014.50222018.02729102301.61113.51.01.51.50
92Tom Dolan28SL4AAMLB0STL04.506.751010004.043200000161.0009.00.00.00.0
93Mike Dorgan29NY1NLMLB0NYG1.0003.869.001101007.087306301342.00010.30.07.73.90.50
94John Doyle25BKNISASN/A01.0004.5010.1311118.015940401.87516.90.04.5
95Jake Evans26CL2NLMLB0CLV00.001010003.00000010090.0000.00.00.03.0
96Bob Ferguson38PHINLMLB0PHI09.0018.001010001.02210000072.00018.00.00.00.0
97Pete Fries25CL5AAMLB0COL3.0006.4811.1633030025.03431181147081261.92012.20.45.02.50.50
98Charlie Hilsey19PHINLMLB0PHI3.0005.549.0033030026.0362616048011221.53812.50.01.42.82.00
99Lem Hunter20CL2NLMLB0CLV01.429.951010006.1107102400291.89514.20.02.85.72.00
100Harry Jacoby--REAISASN/A000.0027.0010000.21200001.50013.50.00.0

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