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Career Top 50 Leaders

WAR for Pitchers †
1. Sadie McMahon 34.7
2. Matt Kilroy 22.3
3. Bill Hoffer 17.1
4. Hardie Henderson 10.5
5. Duke Esper 9.2
6. Joe McGinnity 9.1
7. George Hemming 8.9
8. Jerry Nops 8.7
9. Frank Kitson 8.6
10. Doc McJames 8.1
11. Bob Emslie 7.6
12. Arlie Pond 7.5
13. Al Maul 7.3
14. Joe Corbett 6.0
15. Frank Foreman 3.6
16. Bill Hawke 3.4
17. Tony Mullane 3.2
18. Jay Hughes 3.1
19. Kid Gleason 2.8
20. Phenomenal Smith 2.1
21. Harry Howell 2.0
22. Dad Clarkson 1.8
23. Doc Amole 1.5
Edgar McNabb 1.5
25. Bert Inks 1.2
26. Mike O'Rourke 1.1
27. Jersey Bakley 1.0
Jumbo McGinnis 1.0
29. Fred Goldsmith 0.9
30. Bill Hill 0.8
31. Crazy Schmit 0.6
32. Stub Brown 0.5
Bill Wise 0.5
34. Norm Baker 0.4
Tom Vickery 0.4
36. Les German 0.3
Egyptian Healy 0.3
William Houseman 0.3
Lev Shreve 0.3
40. George Goetz 0.1
John Russ 0.1
Ben Stephens 0.1
Earned Run Average
1. Bob Emslie 3.08
2. Matt Kilroy 3.26
3. Hardie Henderson 3.38
4. Sadie McMahon 3.46
5. Jerry Nops 3.58
6. Phenomenal Smith 3.72
7. Bill Hoffer 3.76
8. Bert Cunningham 3.97
9. George Hemming 4.06
Win-Loss %
1. Bill Hoffer .736
2. George Hemming .672
3. Jerry Nops .671
4. Arlie Pond .648
5. Duke Esper .642
6. Frank Kitson .588
Sadie McMahon .588
8. Matt Kilroy .550
9. Bob Emslie .524
10. Bill Hawke .519
11. Frank Foreman .500
12. Phenomenal Smith .443
13. Bert Cunningham .441
14. Hardie Henderson .382
Walks & Hits per IP
1. Bob Emslie 1.175
2. Matt Kilroy 1.238
3. Hardie Henderson 1.245
4. Jerry Nops 1.363
5. Phenomenal Smith 1.389
6. Sadie McMahon 1.401
7. Bill Hoffer 1.420
8. Bert Cunningham 1.438
9. George Hemming 1.462
Hits per 9 IP
1. Matt Kilroy 8.590
2. Bob Emslie 8.698
3. Bert Cunningham 8.895
4. Hardie Henderson 8.903
5. Phenomenal Smith 8.904
6. Sadie McMahon 9.413
7. Bill Hoffer 9.603
8. Jerry Nops 9.786
9. George Hemming 10.048
Bases On Balls per 9 IP
1. Bob Emslie 1.874
2. Hardie Henderson 2.303
3. Jerry Nops 2.480
4. Matt Kilroy 2.553
5. George Hemming 3.108
6. Bill Hoffer 3.176
7. Sadie McMahon 3.194
8. Phenomenal Smith 3.596
9. Bert Cunningham 4.044
Strikeouts per 9 IP
1. Hardie Henderson 5.024
2. Matt Kilroy 4.933
3. Bob Emslie 4.160
4. Phenomenal Smith 4.113
5. Bert Cunningham 3.571
6. Sadie McMahon 2.870
7. Jerry Nops 2.786
8. Bill Hoffer 2.248
9. George Hemming 1.413
Innings Pitched
1. Matt Kilroy 1974.0
2. Sadie McMahon 1919.0
3. Hardie Henderson 1508.1
4. Bert Cunningham 970.1
5. Bill Hoffer 960.2
6. Phenomenal Smith 783.1
7. Bob Emslie 763.2
8. Jerry Nops 736.2
9. George Hemming 509.2
10. Arlie Pond 496.0
11. Duke Esper 475.0
12. Frank Foreman 466.0
13. Frank Kitson 446.0
14. Bill Hawke 431.0
15. George Cobb 394.1
16. Doc McJames 374.0
17. Tony Mullane 367.1
18. Joe McGinnity 366.1
19. Joe Corbett 354.0
20. Doc Landis 342.0
21. Jay Hughes 300.2
22. Al Maul 247.1
23. Egyptian Healy 238.2
24. Kid Madden 224.0
25. Kid Gleason 222.1
26. Harry Howell 209.1
Jumbo McGinnis 209.1
28. Dad Clarkson 189.0
29. Tom Vickery 176.0
30. John Fox 165.1
31. Edgar McNabb 142.0
32. Oyster Burns 138.2
33. Bert Inks 133.0
34. Les German 132.1
35. Tricky Nichols 118.1
36. Charlie Buffinton 97.0
37. Crazy Schmit 96.1
38. Bill Geiss 95.2
39. Kirtley Baker 91.2
40. Dick Conway 76.2
41. Billy Taylor 72.1
42. Ed Knouff 72.0
43. John Henry 71.0
44. Doc Amole 70.0
45. Bill Hill 61.0
46. Abner Powell 60.0
47. Jersey Bakley 59.0
48. Stub Brown 58.2
49. Bill Mountjoy 53.0
Sam Shaw 53.0
Strikeouts
1. Matt Kilroy 1082
2. Hardie Henderson 842
3. Sadie McMahon 612
4. Bert Cunningham 385
5. Phenomenal Smith 358
6. Bob Emslie 353
7. Bill Hoffer 240
8. Jerry Nops 228
9. Frank Foreman 196
10. Doc McJames 178
11. Joe Corbett 177
12. George Cobb 159
13. Arlie Pond 156
14. Bill Hawke 137
15. Tony Mullane 114
16. Frank Kitson 107
17. Duke Esper 83
18. Jay Hughes 81
19. George Hemming 80
20. Egyptian Healy 78
21. Joe McGinnity 74
22. Jumbo McGinnis 70
23. Dick Conway 64
24. Doc Landis 61
25. Harry Howell 58
26. Kid Madden 56
27. John Fox 49
Tom Vickery 49
29. Kid Gleason 41
30. Oyster Burns 40
31. Les German 37
Billy Taylor 37
33. Ed Knouff 35
34. Al Maul 33
35. John Henry 31
36. Charlie Buffinton 30
Dad Clarkson 30
Bert Inks 30
39. Crazy Schmit 27
40. Kirtley Baker 26
41. Sam Shaw 22
42. Tricky Nichols 21
43. Doc Amole 19
Bill Gallagher 19
45. Edgar McNabb 18
George Walker 18
47. Bill Hill 17
48. Bill Mountjoy 15
Abner Powell 15
50. Jersey Bakley 13
Mike Morrison 13
Lev Shreve 13
Bases on Balls
1. Sadie McMahon 681
2. Matt Kilroy 560
3. Bert Cunningham 436
4. Hardie Henderson 386
5. Bill Hoffer 339
6. Phenomenal Smith 313
7. Tony Mullane 214
8. Jerry Nops 203
9. Bill Hawke 186
10. George Hemming 176
11. Bob Emslie 159
12. Frank Foreman 157
13. Duke Esper 154
14. Arlie Pond 150
15. George Cobb 140
16. Joe Corbett 132
17. Doc McJames 113
18. Jay Hughes 100
Frank Kitson 100
20. Joe McGinnity 93
21. Kid Madden 88
22. Tom Vickery 87
23. Dad Clarkson 82
24. Egyptian Healy 78
25. Harry Howell 69
26. Kid Gleason 65
27. Kirtley Baker 60
28. Al Maul 57
29. Les German 54
Bert Inks 54
31. Edgar McNabb 53
32. Doc Landis 48
Jumbo McGinnis 48
Crazy Schmit 48
35. Charlie Buffinton 46
Ed Knouff 46
37. Dick Conway 43
38. John Fox 32
39. Jersey Bakley 30
Oyster Burns 30
41. Stub Brown 29
42. Abner Powell 26
43. Bill Geiss 22
44. Mike Morrison 20
Jack Neagle 20
Billy Taylor 20
47. Kit McKenna 19
Lev Shreve 19
49. Bill Hill 18
50. Doc Amole 17
Bill Gilbert 17
Tricky Nichols 17
George Van Haltren 17
Hits
1. Sadie McMahon 2007
2. Matt Kilroy 1884
3. Hardie Henderson 1492
4. Bill Hoffer 1025
5. Bert Cunningham 959
6. Jerry Nops 801
7. Phenomenal Smith 775
8. Bob Emslie 738
9. George Hemming 569
10. Duke Esper 523
11. Arlie Pond 517
12. Bill Hawke 512
13. George Cobb 495
14. Frank Kitson 450
15. Frank Foreman 437
16. Tony Mullane 432
17. Doc Landis 411
18. Joe Corbett 361
19. Joe McGinnity 358
20. Doc McJames 327
21. Kid Gleason 301
22. Jay Hughes 268
23. Egyptian Healy 261
24. Harry Howell 248
25. Dad Clarkson 241
26. Kid Madden 239
27. Jumbo McGinnis 235
28. Al Maul 216
29. John Fox 209
30. Tom Vickery 189
31. Bert Inks 181
32. Edgar McNabb 167
33. Tricky Nichols 155
34. Oyster Burns 152
35. Les German 147
36. Kirtley Baker 139
37. Charlie Buffinton 130
38. Dick Conway 106
39. Crazy Schmit 104
40. Billy Taylor 87
41. Bill Geiss 84
42. Ed Knouff 81
43. Bill Gallagher 79
44. Stub Brown 72
Bill Mountjoy 72
46. John Henry 71
47. Doc Amole 67
48. Kit McKenna 66
Abner Powell 66
George Van Haltren 66
Strikeouts / Base On Balls
1. Bob Emslie 2.220
2. Hardie Henderson 2.181
3. Matt Kilroy 1.932
4. Phenomenal Smith 1.144
5. Jerry Nops 1.123
6. Sadie McMahon 0.899
7. Bert Cunningham 0.883
8. Bill Hoffer 0.708
9. George Hemming 0.455
Home Runs per 9 IP
1. Bob Emslie 0.094
2. Hardie Henderson 0.119
3. Jerry Nops 0.134
4. Phenomenal Smith 0.138
5. Bill Hoffer 0.141
6. Matt Kilroy 0.146
7. Sadie McMahon 0.192
8. Bert Cunningham 0.250
9. George Hemming 0.336
Earned Runs
1. Sadie McMahon 738
2. Matt Kilroy 715
3. Hardie Henderson 567
4. Bert Cunningham 428
5. Bill Hoffer 401
6. Phenomenal Smith 324
7. Jerry Nops 293
8. Bob Emslie 261
9. Bill Hawke 252
10. George Hemming 230
11. George Cobb 213
12. Tony Mullane 207
13. Duke Esper 201
14. Frank Foreman 199
15. Arlie Pond 190
16. Frank Kitson 144
17. Doc Landis 128
18. Kid Gleason 124
19. Joe Corbett 118
20. Joe McGinnity 109
21. Egyptian Healy 107
Jay Hughes 107
23. Kid Madden 102
24. Doc McJames 98
25. Kirtley Baker 91
Harry Howell 91
27. Dad Clarkson 87
28. Bert Inks 82
29. Jumbo McGinnis 81
30. John Fox 74
31. Les German 71
32. Tom Vickery 69
33. Tricky Nichols 66
34. Edgar McNabb 65
35. Oyster Burns 63
36. Al Maul 62
37. Dick Conway 58
38. Ed Knouff 55
39. Charlie Buffinton 53
Crazy Schmit 53
41. Bill Geiss 51
42. Billy Taylor 46
43. John Henry 34
Abner Powell 34
45. Stub Brown 33
46. Bill Mountjoy 32
47. Bill Gallagher 31
48. George Van Haltren 28
49. George Blackburn 25
Jack Neagle 25
Batters Faced
1. Matt Kilroy 8438
2. Sadie McMahon 8402
3. Hardie Henderson 6572
4. Bert Cunningham 4339
5. Bill Hoffer 4179
6. Phenomenal Smith 3485
7. Bob Emslie 3299
8. Jerry Nops 3148
9. George Hemming 2227
10. Arlie Pond 2115
11. Duke Esper 2051
12. Frank Foreman 2021
13. Bill Hawke 1978
14. Frank Kitson 1841
15. George Cobb 1836
16. Tony Mullane 1737
17. Joe Corbett 1536
18. Doc McJames 1525
19. Doc Landis 1522
20. Joe McGinnity 1519
21. Jay Hughes 1248
22. Egyptian Healy 1058
23. Kid Madden 1017
24. Kid Gleason 1013
25. Al Maul 991
26. Harry Howell 922
27. Jumbo McGinnis 902
28. Dad Clarkson 876
29. Tom Vickery 814
30. John Fox 754
31. Edgar McNabb 648
32. Bert Inks 629
33. Oyster Burns 607
34. Les German 606
35. Tricky Nichols 540
36. Kirtley Baker 475
37. Charlie Buffinton 470
38. Crazy Schmit 441
39. Bill Geiss 403
40. Dick Conway 386
41. Ed Knouff 360
42. Billy Taylor 328
43. John Henry 303
44. Doc Amole 291
45. Abner Powell 277
46. Stub Brown 273
47. Bill Hill 259
48. Jersey Bakley 255
49. Bill Gallagher 245
Bill Mountjoy 245
Adjusted ERA+
1. Sadie McMahon 122
2. Bill Hoffer 117
3. George Hemming 114
4. Bob Emslie 111
Matt Kilroy 111
6. Jerry Nops 110
7. Hardie Henderson 100
8. Phenomenal Smith 98
9. Bert Cunningham 85
Fielding Independent Pitching
1. Hardie Henderson 3.02
2. Bob Emslie 3.12
3. Matt Kilroy 3.15
4. Jerry Nops 3.56
5. Phenomenal Smith 3.65
6. Sadie McMahon 3.77
7. Bert Cunningham 3.78
8. Bill Hoffer 4.29
9. George Hemming 4.76
Adj. Pitching Wins
1. Sadie McMahon 13.3
2. Bill Hoffer 7.4
3. Matt Kilroy 7.0
4. Doc McJames 4.9
5. Duke Esper 4.8
6. Joe McGinnity 4.6
7. Frank Kitson 4.1
Al Maul 4.1
9. George Hemming 3.9
10. Arlie Pond 3.7
11. Joe Corbett 3.6
12. Jerry Nops 3.0
13. Bob Emslie 1.8
14. Jay Hughes 1.3
15. Doc Amole 1.0
Kid Gleason 1.0
17. Dad Clarkson 0.9
18. Jersey Bakley 0.6
19. Mike O'Rourke 0.4
20. Fred Goldsmith 0.3
Bill Hill 0.3
Edgar McNabb 0.3
23. Norm Baker 0.2
Stub Brown 0.2
Harry Howell 0.2
Bert Inks 0.2
27. William Houseman 0.1
Jack Leary 0.1
Lev Shreve 0.1

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