Single-Season Top 10 Leaders

WAR for Pitchers †
1. Kid Gleason1890 12.3
2. Charlie Buffinton1888 12.1
Steve Carlton1972 12.1
4. Charlie Buffinton1889 11.3
5. Pete Alexander1915 11.0
Pete Alexander1916 11.0
7. Charlie Ferguson1886 10.5
8. Dan Casey1887 10.4
9. Steve Carlton1980 10.2
10. Robin Roberts1953 9.8
Earned Run Average
1. Pete Alexander1915 1.22
2. George McQuillan1908 1.53
3. Pete Alexander1916 1.55
4. Pete Alexander1917 1.83
Lew Richie1908 1.83
6. Eppa Rixey1916 1.85
7. Ben Sanders1888 1.9
8. Charlie Buffinton1888 1.91
9. Steve Carlton1972 1.97
10. Charlie Ferguson1886 1.98
Wins
1. Kid Gleason1890 38
2. Pete Alexander1916 33
3. Gus Weyhing1892 32
4. Pete Alexander1915 31
5. Pete Alexander1917 30
Charlie Ferguson1886 30
7. Pete Alexander1911 28
Charlie Buffinton1888 28
Charlie Buffinton1889 28
Dan Casey1887 28
Robin Roberts1952 28
Win-Loss %
1. Al Orth1899 .824
2. Tommy Greene1993 .800
Robin Roberts1952 .800
4. Charlie Ferguson1886 .769
5. Steve Carlton1981 .765
6. Larry Christenson1977 .760
John Denny1983 .760
Roy Halladay2011 .760
9. Pete Alexander1915 .756
10. Cole Hamels2007 .750
J.A. Happ2009 .750
Walks & Hits per IP
1. Pete Alexander1915 0.842
2. Aaron Nola2022 0.916
3. Charlie Buffinton1888 0.957
4. Pete Alexander1916 0.959
5. Tully Sparks1906 0.966
6. Aaron Nola2018 0.975
7. Charlie Ferguson1886 0.976
8. George McQuillan1908 0.984
9. Cole Hamels2011 0.986
10. Curt Schilling1992 0.990
Hits per 9 IP
1. Pete Alexander1915 6.050
2. Aaron Nola2018 6.316
3. Ray Culp1963 6.551
4. Curt Schilling1992 6.561
5. George McQuillan1908 6.581
6. Steve Carlton1972 6.679
7. Aaron Nola2020 6.813
8. Ken Howell1989 6.838
9. Wayne Twitchell1973 6.931
10. Tully Sparks1906 6.935
Bases On Balls per 9 IP
1. John Coleman1883 0.802
2. Al Orth1901 1.022
3. Roy Halladay2010 1.077
4. Ben Sanders1888 1.079
5. Pete Alexander1916 1.157
6. Cliff Lee2012 1.194
7. Robin Roberts1956 1.211
8. Aaron Nola2022 1.215
9. Robin Roberts1959 1.224
10. Robin Roberts1952 1.227
Strikeouts per 9 IP
1. Aaron Nola2020 12.112
2. Curt Schilling1997 11.288
3. Aaron Nola2021 11.109
4. Zack Wheeler2021 10.420
5. Nick Pivetta2018 10.317
6. Aaron Nola2019 10.186
7. Aaron Nola2022 10.158
8. Zack Wheeler2022 10.125
9. Curt Schilling1998 10.050
10. Aaron Nola2017 9.857
Games Played
1. Kent Tekulve1987 90
2. Rheal Cormier2004 84
3. Geoff Geary2006 81
J.C. Romero2008 81
5. Ryan Madson2009 79
Hector Neris2016 79
7. Ryan Madson2005 78
8. Tim Worrell2004 77
9. Ryan Madson2008 76
Jerry Spradlin1997 76
David West1993 76
Saves
1. Jose Mesa2002 45
2. Mitch Williams1993 43
3. Jose Mesa2001 42
4. Brad Lidge2008 41
5. Steve Bedrosian1987 40
6. Jonathan Papelbon2014 39
7. Jonathan Papelbon2012 38
Billy Wagner2005 38
9. Jeanmar Gomez2016 37
10. Ricky Bottalico1996 34
Ricky Bottalico1997 34
Tom Gordon2006 34
Innings Pitched
1. John Coleman1883 538.1
2. Kid Gleason1890 506.0
3. Gus Weyhing1892 469.2
4. Ed Daily1885 440.0
5. Kid Gleason1891 418.0
6. Charlie Ferguson1884 416.2
7. Charlie Ferguson1885 405.0
8. Charlie Buffinton1888 400.1
9. Charlie Ferguson1886 395.2
10. Dan Casey1887 390.1
Strikeouts
1. Curt Schilling1997 319
2. Steve Carlton1972 310
3. Curt Schilling1998 300
4. Steve Carlton1980 286
Steve Carlton1982 286
6. Steve Carlton1983 275
7. Jim Bunning1965 268
8. Jim Bunning1967 253
9. Jim Bunning1966 252
10. Zack Wheeler2021 247
Games Started
1. John Coleman1883 61
2. Kid Gleason1890 55
3. Ed Daily1885 50
4. Gus Weyhing1892 49
5. Charlie Ferguson1884 47
6. Charlie Buffinton1888 46
Tom Vickery1890 46
8. Pete Alexander1916 45
Dan Casey1887 45
Charlie Ferguson1885 45
Charlie Ferguson1886 45
Complete Games
1. John Coleman1883 59
2. Kid Gleason1890 54
3. Ed Daily1885 49
4. Charlie Ferguson1884 46
Gus Weyhing1892 46
6. Charlie Ferguson1885 45
7. Charlie Buffinton1888 43
Dan Casey1887 43
Charlie Ferguson1886 43
10. Tom Vickery1890 41
Home Runs
1. Robin Roberts1956 46
2. Eric Milton2004 43
3. Robin Roberts1955 41
4. Robin Roberts1957 40
5. Art Mahaffey1962 36
Chad Ogea1999 36
7. Robin Roberts1954 35
8. Paul Byrd1999 34
Don Carman1987 34
Robert Person2001 34
Robin Roberts1959 34
Bases on Balls
1. Tom Vickery1890 184
2. Gus Weyhing1892 168
3. Kid Gleason1890 167
4. Kid Gleason1891 165
5. Earl Moore1911 164
6. Gus Weyhing1893 145
7. Steve Carlton1974 136
Tom Seaton1913 136
9. Pete Alexander1911 129
10. Jose de Jesus1991 128
Hits
1. John Coleman1883 772
2. Kid Gleason1890 479
3. Kid Carsey1895 460
4. Jack Taylor1896 459
5. Charlie Ferguson1884 443
6. Kid Gleason1891 431
7. Gus Weyhing1892 411
8. Ben Sanders1889 406
9. Tom Vickery1890 405
10. Jack Taylor1895 403
Strikeouts / Base On Balls
1. Aaron Nola2022 8.357
2. Cliff Lee2012 7.393
3. Roy Halladay2010 7.3
4. Cliff Lee2013 6.938
5. Roy Halladay2011 6.286
6. Aaron Nola2021 5.718
7. Cliff Lee2011 5.667
8. Curt Schilling1997 5.5
9. Zack Wheeler2021 5.37
10. Zack Wheeler2022 4.95
Home Runs per 9 IP
1. George McQuillan1908 0.025
2. Eppa Rixey1917 0.032
3. Chick Fraser1899 0.033
4. Ham Iburg1902 0.038
5. Tully Sparks1904 0.045
6. Lew Richie1908 0.057
7. Wiley Piatt1898 0.059
8. Red Donahue1901 0.061
9. Eppa Rixey1916 0.063
10. Johnny Lush1906 0.064
Losses
1. John Coleman1883 48
2. Charlie Ferguson1884 25
3. Chick Fraser1904 24
4. Ed Daily1885 23
5. Kid Gleason1891 22
Hugh Mulcahy1940 22
Eppa Rixey1920 22
Robin Roberts1957 22
9. Eppa Rixey1917 21
Jack Scott1927 21
Jack Taylor1896 21
Tom Vickery1890 21
Bucky Walters1936 21
Gus Weyhing1892 21
Earned Runs
1. John Coleman1883 291
2. Jack Taylor1896 191
3. Kid Carsey1895 187
4. Gus Weyhing1893 182
5. Kid Carsey1894 177
Gus Weyhing1894 177
7. Kid Carsey1893 170
8. Jack Taylor1895 167
9. Charlie Ferguson1884 164
10. Kid Gleason1891 163
Wild Pitches
1. Jim McElroy1884 46
2. Ed Daily1885 40
3. Charlie Ferguson1884 33
4. Charlie Buffinton1887 25
Dan Casey1886 25
6. Tom Vickery1890 23
7. Art Hagan1883 22
Jack Hamilton1962 22
9. Ken Howell1989 21
10. Bill Vinton1884 20
Hit By Pitch
1. Tom Vickery1890 29
2. Jack Taylor1897 28
3. Wiley Piatt1899 23
4. Chick Fraser1899 22
5. Kid Carsey1895 21
6. Jack Taylor1896 20
Gus Weyhing1893 20
8. Jim Bunning1966 19
Kid Carsey1893 19
Fred Mitchell1903 19
Wiley Piatt1898 19
Batters Faced
1. John Coleman1883 2546
2. Kid Gleason1890 2163
3. Gus Weyhing1892 2005
4. Kid Gleason1891 1859
5. Charlie Ferguson1884 1844
6. Ed Daily1885 1797
7. Tom Vickery1890 1752
8. Dan Casey1887 1660
9. Charlie Ferguson1885 1657
10. Charlie Buffinton1889 1640
Games Finished
1. Billy Wagner2005 70
2. Jose Mesa2002 64
Jonathan Papelbon2012 64
4. Jim Konstanty1950 62
5. Ricky Bottalico1997 61
Al Holland1984 61
Brad Lidge2008 61
8. Roger McDowell1990 60
Mitch Williams1991 60
10. Jeanmar Gomez2016 59
Jose Mesa2001 59
Adjusted ERA+
1. Pete Alexander1915 225
2. Steve Carlton1972 182
3. Aaron Nola2018 173
4. Pete Alexander1916 172
5. Roy Halladay2010 167
6. Roy Halladay2011 163
7. Steve Carlton1980 162
8. Charlie Ferguson1886 161
9. Curt Davis1934 160
Cliff Lee2011 160
Fielding Independent Pitching
1. Pete Alexander1915 1.82
2. Pete Alexander1917 1.84
3. Steve Carlton1972 2.01
4. Pete Alexander1916 2.12
5. Al Demaree1916 2.18
6. Roy Halladay2011 2.20
7. Eppa Rixey1917 2.22
8. Ben Sanders1888 2.24
9. Pete Alexander1914 2.26
Charlie Buffinton1888 2.26
Tully Sparks1907 2.26
Adj. Pitching Runs
1. Steve Carlton1972 61
2. Robin Roberts1953 58
3. Pete Alexander1915 57
4. Charlie Ferguson1886 55
5. Dan Casey1887 54
6. Kid Gleason1890 52
7. Pete Alexander1916 47
Steve Carlton1980 47
9. Charlie Buffinton1888 45
Roy Halladay2010 45
Adj. Pitching Wins
1. Steve Carlton1972 7.3
2. Pete Alexander1915 6.9
3. Robin Roberts1953 6.0
4. Pete Alexander1916 5.8
5. Steve Carlton1980 5.4
6. Charlie Ferguson1886 5.3
7. Roy Halladay2010 5.0
8. Jim Bunning1966 4.9
9. Dan Casey1887 4.8
Kid Gleason1890 4.8
Base-Out Runs Saved (RE24) †
1. Robin Roberts1953 68.37
2. Steve Carlton1972 65.45
3. Pete Alexander1915 61.43
4. Robin Roberts1954 55.66
5. Steve Carlton1980 51.75
6. Pete Alexander1916 51.56
7. Roy Halladay2010 50.28
8. Jim Bunning1966 49.84
9. Robin Roberts1950 48.36
10. Aaron Nola2018 46.15
Win Probability Added (WPA) †
1. Steve Carlton1972 8.3
2. Pete Alexander1915 8.2
3. Pete Alexander1916 7.6
4. Robin Roberts1954 6.6
5. Steve Carlton1980 5.6
6. Jim Bunning1966 5.5
7. Jim Konstanty1950 5.4
Robin Roberts1950 5.4
9. Brad Lidge2008 5.3
10. Chris Short1965 5.2
Sit. Wins Saved (WPA/LI) †
1. Pete Alexander1915 8.3
2. Steve Carlton1972 7.1
3. Robin Roberts1954 5.8
4. Pete Alexander1916 5.2
5. Robin Roberts1953 5.0
6. Steve Carlton1980 4.7
7. Robin Roberts1952 4.3
8. Curt Davis1934 4.2
Curt Schilling1997 4.2
Zack Wheeler2021 4.2
Championship WPA (cWPA) †
1. Robin Roberts1950 28.4
2. Pete Alexander1915 23.7
3. Pete Alexander1916 22.0
4. Tug McGraw1980 16.6
5. Jim Konstanty1950 15.0
6. Chris Short1964 9.4
Curt Simmons1950 9.4
8. Jim Bunning1964 7.9
9. Steve Carlton1980 7.8
10. Al Demaree1916 7.3
Base-Out Wins Saved (REW) †
1. Steve Carlton1972 7.7
2. Pete Alexander1915 7.5
3. Robin Roberts1953 7.3
4. Pete Alexander1916 6.3
5. Robin Roberts1954 6.0
6. Steve Carlton1980 5.8
7. Jim Bunning1966 5.6
Roy Halladay2010 5.6
9. Robin Roberts1950 5.2
10. Aaron Nola2018 5.1

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