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2018 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
1Blake Snell25TBAALMLB21TBR5.8081.892.0431310000180.211241381664222110137000.9745.60.83.211.03.45
2Corey Kluber32CLEALMLB20CLE7.7412.893.1433330210215.01797569253402223028420.9917.51.01.49.36.53
3Josh Lowey33MVA,MVA,ESCMEX1,MEX2,DOWLAAA,FgW207.7412.843.1136360110200.018369631259118161108251.2108.20.52.78.13.07
4Luis Severino24NYAALMLB19NYY8.7043.393.5732320110191.11737672194602205087801.1458.10.92.210.34.78
5Seth Frankoff29DOOKBOFgn183.8573.743.862828000149.1118646212551134220156211.1587.10.73.38.12.44
6Jon Lester34CHNNLMLB18CHC6.7503.323.7232320000181.21747567246411496047611.3108.61.23.27.42.33
7Miles Mikolas29SLNNLMLB18STL4.8182.833.1432320110200.21867063162941467128081.0718.30.71.36.55.03
8Max Scherzer33WASNLMLB18WSN7.7202.532.6933330210220.215066622351430012148660.9116.10.92.112.25.88
9Shane Bieber23CLE,CLB,AKRAL,IL,ELMLB,AAA,AA17CLE6.7393.293.5233320110194.11867671173001952067831.1118.60.81.49.06.50
10Carlos Carrasco31CLE,AKRAL,ELMLB,AA17CLE10.6303.313.5833311200196.01747872214442357097971.1128.01.02.010.85.34
11Kyle Freeland25COLNLMLB17COL7.7082.852.8533330000202.11826464177021736028441.2458.10.83.17.72.47
12J.A. Happ35TOR,NYAALMLB17TOR-NYY6.7393.654.1031310000177.21508172275101939147331.1317.61.42.69.83.78
13J.T. Hintzen22FSC,APP,HELSSC,MIDW,PIONNCAA,A,Rk17MIL1.9442.112.574936004136.195393292411628165360.8736.30.61.610.76.75
14Dakota Hudson23MEM,SLNPCL,NLAAA,MLB17STL4.8102.532.7845192000139.0126433915601069075911.3098.20.13.66.91.89
15Aaron Nola25PHINLMLB17PHI6.7392.372.4233330000212.11495756175832247148310.9756.30.72.59.53.86
16Rick Porcello29BOSALMLB17BOS7.7084.284.5633330100191.117797912748019016138081.1768.31.32.38.93.96
17Shinsaburo Tawata25SEI,SEIJPPL,JPELFgn175.7733.664.0627520179.217681731248010712057561.2478.80.62.45.42.23
18Tyler Eppler25INA,AZUIL,DOWLAAA,FgW16PIT8.6673.523.7234311000181.11897571144311438217641.2799.40.72.17.13.33
19Luke Heimlich22ORSP12NCAA163.8422.923.47212000129.2104504252815920055301.0187.20.31.911.05.68
20David Price32BOSALMLB16BOS7.6963.583.8430300100176.015175702550017710017221.1427.71.32.69.13.54
21Nate Reed30LNC,OBRATLL,MXPWInd,FgW167.6963.043.4733330000168.21486557116501417036991.2637.90.63.57.52.17
22Justin Verlander35HOUALMLB16HOU9.6402.522.6534340110214.01566360283702908258330.9026.61.21.612.27.84
23Ryan Yarbrough26TBAALMLB16TBR6.7273.914.283863000147.11407064185061288016281.2908.61.13.17.82.56
24Omar Bencomo29CNG,MGA,ROCSOUL,VEWL,ILAA,FgW,AAA15MIN7.6822.853.4437287002183.118170581934014111237451.1738.90.91.76.94.15
25Jhoulys Chacin30MILNLMLB15MIL8.6523.503.8835350000192.215383751871315611057961.1637.10.83.37.32.20
26Gerrit Cole27HOUALMLB15HOU5.7502.883.0532320110200.11436864196402767097991.0336.40.92.912.44.31
27Zack Godley28ARINLMLB15ARI11.5774.745.2033320000178.11771039416812185121177911.4478.90.84.19.32.28
28Zack Greinke34ARINLMLB15ARI11.5773.213.3433330000207.21817774284331996048391.0797.81.21.98.64.63
29Casey Harman29WCH,MAZ,SKTAA,MXPW,ATLLFgW,Ind157.6823.764.0931272101167.11697670114201379057051.2619.10.62.37.43.26
30Nathan Hickey--TSU,MANLSC,NWDSNCAA,Smr157.6823.784.5228270020159.11738067115801616096901.4509.80.63.39.12.78
31Yong-chan Lee29DOOKBOFgn153.8333.623.882524100144.01516258143621028066081.2999.40.92.36.42.83
32Josh Lindblom31DOOKBOFgn154.7892.882.992626000168.214256541638015780106811.0677.60.92.08.44.13
33Dan Minor27GAR,ORN,SLTAA,VEWL,MEX2Ind,FgW,AAA154.7893.283.5429290330170.11746762133501203057061.2279.20.71.86.33.43
34Charlie Morton34HOUALMLB15HOU3.8333.133.4030300000167.013063581864020116046951.1627.01.03.410.83.14
35Scott Moss23DYTFLORA+15CIN4.7893.684.5025250000132.01356654134101125065641.3339.20.92.87.62.73
36Daichi Osera27HIRJPCLFgn157.6822.623.2127200182.01436553224121594047271.0117.11.12.07.93.88
37Adonis Rosa23TAM,SWB,GIG,TREFLOR,IL,DOWL,ELA+,AAA,FgW,AA15NYY7.6823.814.5537214001146.11467462114501224256271.3059.00.72.87.52.71
38Tomoyuki Sugano28YOMJPCLFgn158.6522.142.32281080202.01665248143712003038011.0057.40.61.68.95.41
39Keegan Akin23BOWELAA14BAL7.6673.273.4025250000137.21145250165801424055731.2497.51.03.89.32.45
40Logan Allen21SAN,ELPTL,PCLAA,AAA14SDP6.7002.542.9125241000148.21104842115101515055951.0836.70.73.19.12.96
41Tanner Banks26WSM,BIR,GLNCARL,SOUL,AZFLA+,AA,Fal14CHW8.6362.833.7429280100168.11707053113711104166931.2309.10.62.05.92.97
42Lázaro Blanco32QUE,CGA,CUBCAMA,CNS,CARSInd,Fgn,FgW145.7373.213.5227270100176.21656963195361249157321.2348.41.02.76.32.34
43Tucker Burgess--NGUCCarNCAA143.8242.983.3518181096.21023632915895124101.2109.50.81.48.35.93
44Tommy Collier28KSC,OBRAA,MXPWInd,FgW147.6673.663.9729290000177.017578721537116713177401.1988.90.81.98.54.51
45Daiki Enokida31SEI,SEIJPPL,JPELFgn144.7783.093.3228000151.214556521547012114006411.2668.60.92.87.22.57
46Matt Frisbee21NCG,SLMSoCo,NORWNCAA,A-14SFG3.8243.343.87351512000118.21045144113611527284941.1807.90.82.711.54.22
47Chris Gau21JXU,PRIASun,APPYNCAA,Rk14TBR4.7782.643.3729162000136.11115140112801255295511.0207.30.71.88.34.46
48Stephen Gonsalves23ROC,MIN,CNGIL,AL,SOULAAA,MLB,AA14MIN5.7373.413.6530260000145.11045955108701367086091.3146.40.65.48.41.56
49Kyle Hendricks28CHNNLMLB14CHC11.5603.443.7133330000199.01848276224441619008121.1468.31.02.07.33.66
50Kolton Ingram21CSUPBCNCAA143.8242.182.71191920136.198413335415080105531.1156.50.23.69.92.78
51Cole Irvin24LHVILAAA14PHI4.7782.572.8526251110161.11355146113511313046391.0547.50.62.07.33.74
52Yusei Kikuchi27SEI,SEIJPPL,JPELFgn145.7373.043.3724100165.21286256174511574076661.0447.00.92.48.53.49
53Blaine Knight22UOA,ADNSEC,NYPLNCAA,A-14BAL1.9332.793.0823230000122.21094238192801108315031.1178.01.42.18.13.93
54German Marquez23COLNLMLB14COL11.5603.774.1333330000196.01799082245752308088171.2048.21.12.610.64.04
55Ariel Miranda29FKA,TAC,SFT,SEA,MODJPPL,PCL,JPWL,AL,CALLAAA,Fgn,MLB,A+14SEA2.8753.083.3823110000117.09344409651991154941.3507.20.75.07.61.52
56Hector Noesi31KIA,LCYKBO,DOWLFgn,FgW1412.5384.164.7534340100199.023010592263821584148481.34710.41.21.77.14.16
57Daren Osby22TRO,JOLSBC,FRONNCAA,Ind144.7783.964.0727270010154.215170681154112171106591.3258.80.63.17.02.24
58Jong-hoon Park26SKKKBOFgn148.6364.184.583030000159.115881741654013320037021.3318.90.93.17.52.46
59Williams Perez27ARK,LRA,TAC,SOITL,VEWL,PCL,FRONAA,FgW,AAA,Ind14SEA4.7782.483.0131310100170.2156574773101378036901.0968.20.41.67.24.42
60Sean Reid-Foley22BFL,MAN,TORIL,EL,ALAAA,AA,MLB14TOR9.6093.643.9831310100163.013472661471019210056901.2587.40.83.910.62.70
61Jose Samayoa28YUC,HRM,YUCMEX1,MXPW,MEX2AAA,FgW146.7003.143.4531260000140.213454491346010561145931.2808.60.82.96.72.28
62Jameson Taillon26PITNLMLB14PIT10.5833.203.2532320210191.01796968204641796027851.1788.40.92.28.43.89
63Konner Wade26SKT,MAZATLL,MXPWInd,FgW147.6672.873.5936303100185.11937459133111046247541.2099.40.61.55.13.35
64Trevor Williams26PITNLMLB14PIT10.5833.113.3831310110170.21466459155531264047011.1787.70.82.96.62.29
65Bryan Woodall31FUBCPBLFgn1410.5833.254.212827100169.0180796192511264066961.2139.60.51.36.75.04
66Jonathan Albaladejo35LNC,LGUATLL,VEWLInd,FgW1313.5004.785.0636360310194.0238109103164541356178541.45911.00.72.16.33.00
67Clayton Andrews21LBS,APP,HELBigW,MIDW,PIONNCAA,A,Rk13MIL8.6192.042.5134158010132.210137307241172110105280.9426.90.51.611.77.17
68Andres Avila28LMO,YUC,YUCMXPW,MEX1,MEX2FgW,AAA136.6843.754.528802100881.28141345323806083641.3848.90.63.58.82.50
69Michael Baumann22FDK,DELCARL,SALLA+,A13BAL5.7223.173.3824240200130.2105494695301063075341.2097.20.63.77.32.00
70Mike Bolsinger30LOT,CHIJPPL,JPELFgn132.8673.383.6721210122.210650468471861015011.2477.80.63.46.31.83
71Logan Browning22FSC,RES,LOWSSC,GULF,NYPLNCAA,Rk,A-13BOS3.8132.953.3834181002146.212855481245016713176141.1807.90.72.810.23.71
72Bradly Cammack--GCSPBCNCAA132.8672.542.862440585.0902724425996143711.3539.50.42.610.53.96
73Won-tae Choi21WOIKBOFgn137.6503.954.152323100134.11446259835010111035771.3339.60.52.36.82.89
74Taylor Clarke25RENPCLAAA13ARI8.6194.034.5027270000152.01497668124411252126371.2708.80.72.67.42.84
75Mike Clevinger27CLEALMLB13CLE8.6193.023.2032320110200.01647167216702074048101.1557.40.93.09.33.09
76Tiago da Silva33DUR,DURMEX1,MEX2AAA134.7653.974.8422220000124.21596755103121057075521.52411.50.72.27.63.39
77Logan Darnell29HRB,MGA,SYREL,VEWL,ILAA,FgW,AAA13WSN8.6194.254.7535282100161.01858576183611052026881.37310.31.02.05.92.92
78Parker Dunshee23MDL,STKTL,CALLAA,A+13OAK6.6842.332.6324220000150.21204439123121636125871.0027.20.71.99.75.26
79Zach Eflin24PHI,LHVNL,ILMLB,AAA13PHI10.5654.324.8028280000148.01507971164241385066331.2979.11.02.68.43.29
80Mike Foltynewicz26ATLNLMLB13ATL10.5652.853.2031310210183.01306558176832026277441.0826.40.83.39.92.97
81Onelki García28CNI,CHUJPCL,JPWLFgn139.5912.993.2028220171.21486157137301376127231.2877.80.73.87.21.88
82Rico Garcia24LNR,HRTCALL,ELA+,AA13COL9.5912.963.2927260000167.01536155204201626056801.1688.21.12.38.73.86
83Austin Gomber24SLN,MEMNL,PCLMLB,AAA13STL5.7223.964.1441221000143.11466663165251435136201.3819.21.03.39.02.75
84Marco Gonzales26SEAALMLB13SEA9.5914.004.1029290100166.21727674173201456026861.2249.30.91.77.84.53
85Jon Gray26COL,ABQNL,PCLMLB,AAA13COL9.5915.025.2633330000183.0187107102285611966277871.3289.21.42.89.63.50
86Josiah Gray20LEM,GRENE10,APPYNCAA,Rk13CIN2.8671.732.1625250010145.292352833701648085680.8865.70.22.310.14.43
87Jon Harris24MAN,BFLEL,ILAA,AAA13TOR6.6844.614.9127270000148.11668176223201084156241.33510.11.31.96.63.38
88Shuta Ishikawa26FKAJPPLFgn136.6843.603.8942000127.11155551204309613045411.2418.11.43.06.82.23
89Bruce Kern30LNWCPBLFgn133.8133.283.912525110156.117068571050011040106671.4079.80.62.96.32.20
90Dave Kubiak28SOM,LGU,DUR,PUEATLL,VEWL,MEX2,MEX1Ind,FgW,AAA1310.5654.024.1236340100181.118783819711170101127771.4239.30.43.58.42.39
91Mitchell Lambson27WPG,PUE,ESCAA,MEX1,DOWLInd,AAA,FgW1311.5424.474.9432301310173.019795861241111710057471.37610.20.62.16.12.85
92Tyler Mitzel22ASD,BAT,JUMNSUN,NYPL,GULFNCAA,A-,Rk13MIA1.9292.462.9932126021102.1903428727010411174211.1437.90.62.49.13.85
93Frankie Moscatiello22STA,RKLECC,CAMANCAA,Ind136.6842.733.3740175022141.21055343879114270186021.2996.70.55.09.01.80
94Travis Moths22TTU,HIL,DKSOVC,NORW,ARIZNCAA,A-,Rk13ARI3.8133.794.5126181000111.21015647134201197344741.2818.11.03.49.62.83
95Juan Oramas28VIL,HRM,VILMEX1,MXPW,MEX2AAA,FgW137.6503.593.9135281000165.21677266106311360197041.3889.10.53.47.42.16
96Jose Quintana29CHNNLMLB13CHC11.5424.034.1832320000174.11628178256831583037391.3198.41.33.58.22.32
97Eduardo Rodriguez25BOS,PRTAL,ELMLB,AA13BOS5.7223.603.6629250000137.21225655164911604015841.2428.01.03.210.53.27
98Alex Romero25LEC,MGZFRON,PRWLInd,FgW138.6192.953.2327270110158.212557521451112520156351.1097.10.82.97.12.45
99Keyvius Sampson27HWAKBOFgn138.6194.685.073029000161.214491841779019552187031.3798.00.94.410.92.47
100Kodai Senga25FKA,SFTJPPL,JPWLFgn137.6503.453.5823110146.01215856216101695076061.2477.51.33.810.42.77

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