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1937 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
1Akira Noguchi19TOO,TOOJPBS,JPBFFgn3422.6072.213.16705613439492.14191731211417722330420581.2117.70.33.24.11.26
2Eiji Sawamura20KYO,KYOJPBS,JPBFFgn3310.7671.382.27504183610384.02379759312132530315130.9325.60.12.87.62.69
3Red Lynn23JKVETXLC32STL13.7112.653.4956340.02741321001431.2267.33.8
4Harold Hillin34OKCTLA13110.7562.353.106227302.027110479951.2128.12.8
5Victor Starffin21KYO,KYOJPBF,JPBSFgn2811.7181.702.51513413237312.02158759110918730412501.0386.20.03.15.41.72
6Elbert Padgett21GAIFLORD266.8131.482.084331273.02326345831.1547.62.7
7Rufus Meadows29TYLETXLC256.8062.663.2442261.02419477911.2728.33.1
8Franklin Wagner26SXFNESLD256.8062.733.9334277.026312184671.1918.52.2
9Red Barrett22MSK,CINWA,NLC,MLB24CIN12.6672.824.094500000281.1277128880511000241.1668.90.01.60.00.02
10Bill Kerksieck23CANMATLC24BOS8.7503.234.583925234.023711984861.3809.13.3
11Ad Liska30PORPCLAA2418.5713.083.5545319.0319126109741.2329.02.1
12Oscar Miller24YAKWINTB244.8572.593.213430275.02479879531.0918.11.7
13Yukio Nishimura17OSA,OSAJPBF,JPBSFgn246.8001.782.5944356204299.02328659312718260112361.2017.00.13.85.51.43
14Henry Zajac21PNBCSTLC24STL6.8002.593.1431261.02479175741121.2308.52.63.91.51
15Jake Bunch24LEEFLORD2310.6971.592.404332300.12388053891.0897.12.7
16Tiny Chaplin31SDGPCLAA23BOS15.6052.723.2843318.0319116961141.3629.03.2
17Arthur Evans26MACSALLB238.7423.584.6733264.0286137105941.4399.83.2
18Tony Freitas29SACPCLAA23STL12.6572.863.2037290.026210392361.0288.11.1
19Vern Olsen19PCYWAC23CHC10.6973.454.8844295.02951601131311.4449.04.0
20Walt Schafer23HENETXLC23DET14.6223.224.1243282.02281291011421.3127.34.5
21Al Sherer22AVLPIEDB23STL7.7673.7246261.0276108901.4029.53.1
22Fay Thomas33LOS,WENPCL,WINTAA,B23CHC12.6573.283.8741302.02871301101121.3218.63.3
23Red Van Fleet30CDR,SACWL,PCLA,AA23STL7.7672.723.56331235.02489371481.2609.51.8
24Walter Ammon24UNSALFLD2211.6672.573.4043273.025410378611.1548.42.0
25Leo Fitterer32SPOWINTB228.7332.983.653529269.024710989601.1418.32.0
26Kuranosuke Furuya26NGY,NGYJPBS,JPBFFgn2217.5642.423.60563916253350.025714094321014290915231.3346.60.15.43.70.68
27Kirby Higbe22MOL,CHNIIIL,NLB,MLB22CHC5.8150.123.603101000220.014788311422000231.3146.00.05.80.10.01
28Carl Hubbell34NY1NLMLB22NYG8.7333.203.71393261844261.226110893185515930710871.2089.00.61.95.52.89
29Paul Layman24NPOAPPYD225.8153.624.643324231.023911993691.3339.32.7
30Russell May23NWPNEARD22STL9.7103.064.4451282.026713996791.2278.52.5
31Jackie Reid42FTWTLA12216.5793.144.104836301.0301137105421.1409.01.3
32Les Willis29PNBCSTLC22STL8.7332.793.2536274.02369985611.0847.82.0
33Jim Bagby20HZLNYPLA21BOS8.7242.713.2437239.02208672941.3148.33.5
34Joe Beggs26NWKILAA21NYY4.8402.613.373418179.01606752481.1628.02.4
35Harry Brecheen22PTHPIEDB21CHC6.7784.0539249.0230112691.2018.32.5
36Milo Candini19ELPAZTXD217.7504.235.1335251.02411431181411.5228.65.1
37Marvin Duke28MTLILAA21PIT8.7243.063.493329235.02369180731.3159.02.8
38Moose Fralick25DYBFLORD21STL14.6002.143.384633298.125711271961.1837.82.9
39Paul Gehrman25DHM,CINPIED,NLB,MLB21CIN14.6000.093.684411000288.1262118301171000441.3148.20.03.70.00.01
40Lefty Gomez28NYAALMLB21NYY11.6562.332.85343402560278.12338872109319410211481.1717.50.33.06.32.09
41Kinner Graf28PSCSEALB218.7242.513.3633244.02299168491.1398.41.8
42Eddie Harper19DLDFLORD21CIN10.6773.454.244230282.0256133108921.2348.22.9
43Ken Jungels21SPL,CLEMATL,ALC,MLB21CLE4.8403.174.1139242000230.0207105810770000121.2358.10.03.00.00.00
44Russell Loafman20FMHNORLD21CLE7.7502.793.9331229.018210071781.1357.23.1
45Bill Lohrman24BLT,NY1IL,NLAA,MLB21NYG11.6563.294.4143321101249.0238122910513000351.1618.60.01.80.10.06
46Max Macon21CLBAAAA21STL12.6363.464.484534265.02731321021141.4609.33.9
47Tex Nugent33MSHETXLC21CHW11.6563.514.2841267.0281127104411.2069.51.4
48Robert Olson21MIT,CDRNESL,WLD,A21STL7.7503.815.6236234.025314699911.4709.73.5
49Jesse Plummer20MYDBISTD219.7002.503.8641238.025610266421.2529.71.6
50Bill Posedel30PORPCLAA2112.6363.094.9844300.0294166103871.2708.82.6
51Ray Prim30LOSPCLAA21CHC13.6183.724.6439293.0317151121591.2839.71.8
52Edward Smith21PKAFLORD21NYY17.5532.904.134332301.032713897761.3399.82.3
53Henry Smith22VANWINTB2110.6773.204.274427253.026112090701.3089.32.5
54Julian Tubb23HLACSTLC2116.5682.723.4042294.028111189521.1338.61.6
55Les Webber22WENWINTB216.7783.253.863125224.02209681461.1888.81.8
56Red Anderson25SXF,WS1NESL,ALD,MLB20WSH9.6903.124.273211000250.2240119870923100521.3248.60.03.30.10.03
57Dick Barrett30SLEPCLAA2018.5263.894.5843275.02741401191181.4259.03.9
58Maywood Belcher23AVLPIEDB20STL8.7144.9233238.0265130791.44510.03.0
59Tom Ferrick22RMDPIEDB20NYG12.6254.2938279.0288133991.3879.33.2
60Lou Fette30BSNNLMLB20BSN10.6672.883.23353322350259.024393835817041210751.2518.40.22.82.40.86
61Paul Gregory29SLEPCLAA2015.5713.884.8341276.0315148119881.46010.32.9
62George Hennessey29MRD,SLASEAL,ALB,MLB20SLB10.6673.454.154304000269.02831241032514001381.2429.50.11.70.10.08
63Johnny Humphries22NORSOUAA120CLE7.7413.013.364126236.01968879771.1577.52.9
64Howard Johnson23YAKWINTB2014.5883.184.834330272.0268146961081.3828.93.6
65Nub Kleinke26ROC,SLNIL,NLAA,MLB20STL9.6903.584.1344291100248.22601149901059000871.4689.40.03.80.30.09
66John Leonardo24RMD,SBOPIED,BISTB,D20NYG8.7140.875.2135228.023713222861.4179.43.4
67Jake Levy37SAVSALLB20PIT8.7143.725.0237249.0287139103491.34910.41.8
68Cliff Melton25NY1NLMLB20NYG9.6902.613.274627141427248.0216907295514260210041.0937.80.32.05.22.58
69Joseph Rucidlo21MOVNCSLD205.8002.753.7035219.01889067661.1607.72.7
70Red Ruffing32NYAALMLB20NYY7.7412.983.55313102240256.124210185176813111110581.2098.50.62.44.61.93
71Milt Shoffner31SCR,BSNNYPL,NLA,MLB20BSN14.5883.333.964051311270.2307119100166131001741.37810.20.02.20.40.20
72Pete Stein25HUTWAC20PIT11.6454.345.2146228.02311321101161.5229.14.6
73Robert Swan22SXF,SXCNESL,WLD,A20DET3.8702.004.2930212.018910147981.3548.04.2
74Matthew Thernes23SELSEALB2012.6252.203.5144246.020396601221.3217.44.5
75Jim Turner33BSNNLMLB20BSN11.6452.382.81333032451256.2228806813526900010311.0918.00.51.82.41.33
76Charlie Wagner24MNEAAAA20BOS14.5883.534.374534278.0295135109761.3359.62.5
77Elmer Wenning21FLTKITLD2013.6063.314.7856226.0219120831121.4658.74.5
78Owen Wright22SNFFLORD20WSH10.6671.812.972128288.12309558721.0477.22.2
79Orie Arntzen27MTVBISTD199.6793.444.8938217.020711883911.3738.63.8
80Daniel Brainard18SNFFLORD19WSH11.6332.003.014430275.02319261841.1457.62.7
81Joe Dameron--LGVETXLC19CHW11.6333.424.9139266.0267145101831.3169.02.8
82Joe Dobson20TRAALFLD1912.6132.273.1039270.02179368711.0677.22.4
83Atley Donald26NWKILAA19NYY2.9053.224.092826207.01899474751.2758.23.3
84Owen Elliott--GOL,RMDCOPL,PIEDD,B19NYG7.73131242.01920511.0047.11.9
85Sam Gibson37SFRPCLAA198.7042.843.5335260.026310282551.2239.11.9
86Toshihide Hatafuku24EAG,EAGJPBS,JPBFFgn1932.3733.505.0161528396435.04112421691721418061519371.4378.50.44.43.70.84
87Willard Hillin23LFYEVAND19SLB10.6553.494.8541273.0272147106701.2539.02.3
88Yoshio Kikuya21LIO,DAI,OSAJPBF,JPBSFgn1912.6132.303.68453114263298.022712276417114671812961.3366.90.15.24.40.85
89Bob Klinger29SACPCLAA19STL13.5943.774.0637279.0292126117811.3379.42.6
90Wilson Koewing25CTHNEARD19STL8.7043.183.7133221.02189178711.3088.92.9
91Michael Martynik25MEMSOUAA11910.6553.393.954331260.0226114981251.3507.84.3
92James McMullen22DLDFLORD19CIN15.5593.694.703929258.12521351061161.4258.84.0
93Takao Misono21OSA,OSAJPBS,JPBFFgn193.8642.022.7333293121214.11836548361704018831.1387.70.12.62.91.15
94Bob Muncrief21SAN,SLATL,ALA1,MLB19SLB13.5944.114.4639310000256.02611271171750000121.3139.20.02.60.00.00
95Red Munger18NIB,HSNEVAN,TLD,A119STL11.6333.394.3949295.02801441111091.3198.53.3
96Paul Paynick20GVLCSTLC1911.6333.063.8146279.024511895881.1947.92.8
97Boots Poffenberger21DET,BMTAL,TLMLB,A119DET6.7603.714.66432910503245.12471271018107354026251.4439.10.33.91.30.33
98Bill Radonits30PORPCLAA1914.5763.744.3942250.0275122104701.3809.92.5
99Tommy Reis22WKBNYPLA199.6792.973.6235224.02209074931.3978.83.7
100Manny Salvo25SDGPCLAA19BOS13.5943.083.6946278.0275114951071.3748.93.5

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