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2014 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
1Clayton Kershaw26LAN,CNG,RCUNL,SOUL,CALLMLB,AA,A+21LAD3.8751.771.9429290620208.11474541103402542277910.8696.40.41.511.07.47
2Johnny Cueto28CINNLMLB20CIN9.6902.252.5534340420243.216969612265224215119610.9606.20.82.48.93.72
3Andy Van Hekken34WOIKBOFgn206.7693.513.903131000187.0193817395301783267881.3169.30.42.68.63.36
4Adam Wainwright32SLNNLMLB20STL9.6902.382.5432320530227.01846460105051797148981.0317.30.42.07.13.58
5Amilcar Gaxiola23VIL,MAZ,MEXMEX,MXPW,CARSAAA,FgW198.7043.723.9636340410184.01858176107819012088081.4299.00.53.84.41.15
6Madison Bumgarner24SFNNLMLB18SFG10.6432.983.3533330420217.11948172214332196148731.0908.00.91.89.15.09
7Corey Kluber28CLEALMLB18CLE9.6672.442.7534340310235.22077264145132696039511.0957.90.51.910.35.27
8Anthony Ranaudo24PAW,BOSIL,ALAAA,MLB18BOS7.7203.103.3531310110177.11516661197001264047381.2467.71.03.66.41.80
9Max Scherzer29DETALMLB18DET5.7833.153.2733330110220.119680771863125261109041.1758.00.72.610.34.00
10Josh Tols24RKH,TRI,ADG,VEGGLVC,PECO,AUBLNCAA,Ind,Fgn189.6672.803.7447195020163.21406851771017815086981.2897.70.43.99.82.51
11Salvador Valdez31TRR,CUL,MEXMEX,MXPW,CARSAAA,FgW188.6923.634.1136350000208.0205958415611154100188701.2798.90.62.66.72.52
12Jered Weaver31ANAALMLB18LAA9.6673.593.6734340100213.11938785276511696038881.2098.11.12.77.12.60
13Joey DeNato22INU,LWD,WPTBTen,SALL,NYPLNCAA,A,A-17PHI2.8951.852.2840164002146.1124373055501209065931.2237.60.33.47.42.18
14Zack Greinke30LANNLMLB17LAD8.6802.713.0732320000202.119069611943320720128211.1528.50.81.99.24.81
15Kyle Hendricks24IWA,CHNPCL,NLAAA,MLB17CHC7.7083.103.4430300000183.0170706393861446017371.1378.40.41.97.13.79
16Liam Hendriks25BFL,OMA,AGU,KCA,TORIL,PCL,DOWL,ALAAA,FgW,MLB17TOR-KCR5.7732.753.1038330100209.11917264122601817058251.0378.20.51.17.86.96
17Arturo Lopez31MCD,OBRMEX,MXPWAAA,FgW178.6803.844.7438360000210.222911190155411442188931.3439.80.62.36.22.67
18Henry Owens21PRT,PAWEL,ILAA,AAA17BOS5.7732.943.0026260320159.01215352105901706066491.1326.80.63.39.62.88
19Wily Peralta25MILNLMLB17MIL11.6073.533.9932320000198.21988878236101547078381.3049.01.02.87.02.52
20Matt Shoemaker27ANA,SLKAL,PCLMLB,AAA17LAA4.8103.563.7332255000161.21566764163301506066581.1698.70.91.88.44.55
21Gabriel Arias24CLB,AKR,LCY,ZULIL,EL,DOWL,VEWLAAA,AA,FgW16CLE8.6673.664.4737261000167.01698368164409941127001.2759.10.92.45.32.25
22Wei-Yin Chen28BALALMLB16BAL6.7273.543.7331310000185.21937773233521363027721.2289.41.11.76.63.89
23Doug Fister30WAS,POT,HRBNL,CARL,ELMLB,A+,AA16WSN6.7272.412.9927270110171.21615746182701067056951.0958.40.91.45.63.93
24Phil Hughes28MINALMLB16MIN10.6153.523.7832320100209.22218882161611865018551.1309.50.70.78.011.63
25Chihiro Kaneko30ORXJPPLFgn165.7621.982.2626260430191.0157484274201993067631.0427.40.32.09.44.74
26Jon Lester30BOS,OAKALMLB16BOS-OAK11.5932.463.1132320110219.21947660164802205038851.1027.90.72.09.04.58
27Rohn Pierce21CAN,PULMAAC,APPYNCAA,Rk16SEA4.8002.512.8633154010154.01194943529011916126200.9617.00.31.77.04.10
28Hyeon-jong Yang26KIAKBOFgn168.6674.254.462929000171.11628581127711654057321.3958.50.64.08.72.14
29Bartolo Colon41NYNNLMLB15NYM13.5364.094.3131310000202.12189792223031515028461.2269.71.01.36.75.03
30Austin Fleet27RMD,FRE,ORNEL,PCL,VEWLAA,AAA,FgW15SFG4.7893.483.6540243110160.114765621458012590116651.2798.30.83.37.02.16
31Felix Hernandez28SEAALMLB15SEA6.7142.142.5934340000236.017068561646124850189120.9156.50.61.89.55.39
32Hisashi Iwakuma33SEA,TACAL,PCLMLB,AAA15SEA9.6253.543.5929290000183.01737372202121562027271.0608.51.01.07.77.43
33Scott Kazmir30OAKALMLB15OAK9.6253.553.8332320200190.11718175165011644197771.1618.10.82.47.83.28
34Lance Lynn27SLNNLMLB15STL10.6002.743.1833330210203.21857262137211817078661.2628.20.63.28.02.51
35Jorge Martínez29YOR,SNT,PRIATLL,PRWL,CARSInd,FgW159.6253.003.4738332000192.01767464104911318137871.1728.30.52.36.12.67
36Aaron Nola21LSU,CLW,REASEC,FLOR,ELNCAA,A+,AA15PHI4.7891.941.9928271010171.21183837123701799016630.9036.20.61.99.44.84
37Bud Norris29BAL,BOWAL,ELMLB,AA15BAL9.6253.713.7729290000169.215371702057214615037091.2388.11.13.07.72.56
38Trevor Oaks21CBU,OGDPWC,PIONNCAA,Rk15LAD2.8822.843.4729181020142.21165545244013691185831.1217.30.12.88.63.09
39Juan Oramas24ELP,HRM,SANPCL,MXPW,TLAAA,FgW,AA15SDP12.5564.125.0043400000214.12181199819821194111119361.4009.20.83.48.12.37
40Rick Porcello25DETALMLB15DET13.5363.433.9132311330204.22118978184141294008401.2319.30.81.85.73.15
41David Price28TBA,DETALMLB15TBR-DET12.5563.263.6234340300248.1230100902538127150210091.0798.30.91.49.87.13
42Tanner Roark27WASNLMLB15WSN10.6002.852.9031310110198.21786463163911386007981.0928.10.71.86.33.54
43Ervin Santana31ATL,GWINL,ILMLB,AAA15ATL10.6004.074.2932320000201.120196911767418240108451.3319.00.83.08.12.72
44Chris Schwinden27LNC,RRKATLL,PCLInd,AAA15TEX7.6823.163.5728280110176.2183706283501167147351.2349.30.41.85.93.31
45Antonio Senzatela19AVLSALLA15COL2.8823.113.7926260000144.2134615011360895266021.1758.30.72.25.52.47
46Alfredo Simon33CINNLMLB15CIN10.6003.443.6732320000196.118180752256712712038181.2078.31.02.65.82.27
47Justin Verlander31DETALMLB15DET12.5564.544.9832320000206.0223114104186511595158931.3989.70.82.86.92.45
48Dan Altavilla21MRH,EVRPSAC,NORWNCAA,A-14SEA4.7782.643.1426260050146.112251438570195110116151.2237.50.53.512.03.42
49Travis Banwart28CLB,SKKIL,KBOAAA,Fgn14CLE3.8243.123.4027270000156.01295954145921349046491.2057.40.83.47.72.27
50Carson Baranik21ULL,DGRSBC,ARIZNCAA,Rk14LAD4.7783.223.4832181020134.1118524883801034095531.1617.90.52.56.92.71
51Lázaro Blanco28GNMCNSFgn145.7373.463.722424110138.012757539482674025791.2688.30.63.14.41.40
52Jonathan Castellanos32YUC,LMOMEX,MXPWAAA,FgW1414.5003.364.1636350000203.121194761052011913038581.2939.30.42.35.32.29
53Gerrit Cole23PIT,INANL,ILMLB,AAA14PIT6.7003.423.5426260000160.114863611245115410196621.2048.30.72.58.63.42
54Morgan Coombs26GAR,ADGAA,AUBLInd,Fgn1410.5834.274.6539343301211.0207109100197641379149021.3418.80.83.25.81.80
55Tim Cooney23MEMPCLAAA14STL6.7003.473.7626250110158.01586661214701196076631.2979.01.22.76.82.53
56Jorge De La Rosa33COLNLMLB14COL11.5604.104.3932320000184.11619084216721399097681.2377.91.03.36.82.07
57Tyler DeLoach23SBR,ARKCALL,TLA+,AA14LAA4.7782.993.3627250000147.11045549966216122146211.1546.40.54.09.82.44
58R.A. Dickey39TORALMLB14TOR13.5193.714.2134340100215.2191101892674217314059141.2298.01.13.17.22.34
59Montana DuRapau22BCK,JAMMEAC,NYPLNCAA,A-14PIT3.8241.822.1734272004178.11334336631016013236970.9206.70.31.68.15.16
60Mike Fiers29NVL,MILPCL,NLAAA,MLB14MIL10.5832.382.7431271110174.01265346153412057066840.9206.50.81.810.66.03
61Tyler Ford22UHN,LAT,LAK,NCHAmer,GULF,FLOR,NYPLNCAA,Rk,A+,A-14DET3.8241.691.874309007101.06521197170815023830.8125.80.61.57.24.76
62Shaun Garceau26LGI,HRMATLL,MXPWInd,FgW145.7374.874.9633320210190.1204105103166401377168291.4089.60.83.06.52.14
63Kendall Graveman23DUN,BFL,LNS,MAN,TORFLOR,IL,MIDW,EL,ALA+,AAA,A,AA,MLB14TOR6.7001.882.2032271000172.0146423623101194036761.0297.60.11.66.23.84
64Sonny Gray24OAKALMLB14OAK10.5833.083.4533330220219.018784751574218370158991.1927.70.63.07.52.47
65Johendi Jiminian21AVLSALLA14COL6.7003.994.7128270000151.01587967745012052226431.3449.40.42.77.22.67
66John Lackey35BOS,SLNAL,NLMLB14BOS-STL10.5833.824.2731310100198.02069484244711641248331.2789.41.12.17.53.49
67Trey Lambert23LIB,RIVBigS,FRONNCAA,Ind144.7782.713.5143203120146.113057449461963086061.2038.00.62.85.92.09
68Arnold Leon25SAC,CULPCL,MXPWAAA,FgW14OAK9.6094.144.6837370000202.0207105931763018782158661.3379.20.82.88.32.97
69Justin Nicolino22JCKSOULAA14MIA4.7782.853.5928280220170.1162685410201815026861.0688.60.51.14.34.05
70Dustin Nippert33DOOKBOFgn147.6673.814.173028100179.118683761748015860107601.3059.30.92.47.93.29
71Takahiro Norimoto23TOHJPPLFgn1410.5833.023.2430281970202.21877368143932046018211.1158.30.61.79.15.23
72Hyun Jin Ryu27LANNLMLB14LAD7.6673.383.5526260000152.0152605782921393026311.1919.00.51.78.24.79
73James Shields32KCAALMLB14KCR8.6363.213.7734340110227.0224958123440180112129391.1818.90.91.77.14.09
74Brandon Sinnery24VISCALLA+14ARI7.6674.024.8628280320170.11759276194401097077231.2869.21.02.35.82.48
75Stephen Strasburg25WASNLMLB14WSN11.5603.143.6034340000215.01988675234342425078681.1218.31.01.810.15.63
76Julio Teheran23ATLNLMLB14ATL13.5192.893.3433330420221.01888271225141864118841.0817.70.92.17.63.65
77Marco Tovar25MTY,JALMEX,MXPWAAA,FgW144.7783.643.9635350100195.11828679236401323048141.2598.41.12.96.12.06
78Nick Travieso20DAYMIDWA14CIN5.7373.033.9126260100142.212362481044011410065941.1717.80.62.87.22.59
79Yordano Ventura23KCAALMLB14KCR10.5833.203.4431300000183.016870651469115951117821.2958.30.73.47.82.30
80Elih Villanueva27NOR,AZU,DOMPCL,DOWL,CARSAAA,FgW14MIA13.5193.944.6839380000194.1207101852259015191168441.3699.61.02.77.02.56
81Tsuyoshi Wada33IWA,CHNPCL,NLAAA,MLB14CHC10.5832.953.1532310000183.01716460204731775037531.1918.41.02.38.73.77
82C.J. Wilson33ANA,ARKAL,TLMLB,AA14LAA10.5834.484.8232320110181.017397901887515811097821.4368.60.94.37.91.82
83Tyler Wilson24BOW,NFKEL,ILAA,AAA14BAL8.6363.674.1628280000166.216277681843015721156931.2308.71.02.38.53.65
84Daniel Wright23BAK,DAYCALL,MIDWA+,A14CIN7.6673.543.9628250000152.1141676020220141111116191.0708.31.21.38.36.41
85Jordan Zimmermann28WASNLMLB14WSN5.7372.663.0232320320199.21856759132901826048001.0728.30.61.38.26.28
86Chase Anderson26ARI,MOBNL,SOULMLB,AA13ARI9.5913.173.5227270000153.11396054174621434046321.2078.21.02.78.43.11
87Dylan Axelrod28CHR,LOU,AZU,CINIL,DOWL,NLAAA,FgW,MLB13CHW-CIN11.5423.763.9136332110179.11687875195411517077391.2388.41.02.77.62.80
88Nick Baker21CSU,HILCCAA,NORWNCAA,A-13ARI3.8132.652.9832211021166.1155554971601027366461.0288.40.40.95.56.38
89Lorenzo Barcelo36ASu,AGUMEX,DOWLAAA,FgW137.6503.894.4531280200176.02108776242011215007501.30710.71.21.06.26.05
90Aaron Brown22PEPWCCNCAA131.9291.952.26171710115.284292514010411064621.0726.50.13.18.12.60
91John Brownell31LGI,SAJ,AGUATLL,PRWL,DOWLInd,FgW139.5913.654.2534310510212.022010086215811353038951.3119.30.92.55.72.33
92Mark Buehrle35TORALMLB13TOR10.5653.393.7032320000202.02288376154601194128571.35610.20.72.05.32.59
93Francisco Campos41CMP,CUL,MEXMEX,MXPW,CARSAAA,FgW139.5914.054.6028280000146.216775661737211861106401.39110.21.02.37.23.19
94Fabio Castro29QRO,GIGMEX,DOWLAAA,FgW135.7222.692.9025240000127.198413875701194045221.2176.90.54.08.42.09
95A.J. Cole22HRB,SYREL,ILAA,AAA13WSN3.8133.164.0325250110134.01486047103211114055751.3439.90.72.17.53.47
96Scott Copeland26MAN,ESS,BFLEL,DOWL,ILAA,FgW,AAA13TOR9.5913.113.8538321100194.0185836711671126110148221.2998.60.53.15.81.88
97Jarred Cosart24HOU,MIAAL,NLMLB13HOU-MIA11.5423.693.9930300000180.1173807497311153077661.3648.60.43.65.71.58
98Zach Davies21BOW,GLNEL,AZFLAA,Fal13BAL7.6503.053.6528270000135.2124554694211326035661.2248.20.62.88.83.14
99Jacob deGrom26NYN,LVGNL,PCLMLB,AAA13NYM6.6842.672.8729290000178.2156575395321732037261.1707.90.52.78.73.26
100Irwin Delgado25OAX,OBRMEX,MXPWAAA,FgW1311.5424.335.0835350110180.220210287187911789078081.55510.10.93.98.92.25

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