Are You a Stathead?

Every day, we'll send you an email to your inbox with scores, today's schedule, top performers, new debuts and interesting tidbits. View a sample email. It's also available for football, basketball and hockey.

Subscribe to our Stathead Newsletter

Single-Season Top 10 Leaders

WAR for Pitchers †
1. Ed Morris1885 13.3
2. Ed Morris1886 10.9
3. Pink Hawley1895 10.0
4. Babe Adams1913 8.3
5. Pink Hawley1896 8.2
Vic Willis1906 8.2
7. Jesse Tannehill1899 7.7
8. Frank Killen1896 7.6
9. Babe Adams1919 7.4
John Candelaria1977 7.4
Earned Run Average
1. Babe Adams1909 1.11
2. Denny Driscoll1882 1.21
3. Howie Camnitz1908 1.56
4. Red Witt1958 1.61
5. Howie Camnitz1909 1.62
Rich Gossage1977 1.62
7. Sam Leever1907 1.66
8. Ron Kline1968 1.68
9. Vic Willis1906 1.73
10. Rod Scurry1982 1.74
Wins
1. Ed Morris1886 41
2. Ed Morris1885 39
3. Frank Killen1893 36
4. Pink Hawley1895 31
5. Frank Killen1896 30
6. Pud Galvin1886 29
Ed Morris1888 29
8. Jack Chesbro1902 28
Pud Galvin1887 28
10. Mark Baldwin1892 26
Win-Loss %
1. Roy Face1959 .947
2. Kent Tekulve1977 .909
3. Matt Capps2006 .900
4. Deacon Phillippe1910 .875
5. Emil Yde1924 .842
6. Tony Watson2014 .833
7. Jack Chesbro1902 .824
Bob Moose1969 .824
9. Dave Giusti1973 .818
Bob Walk1991 .818
Red Witt1958 .818
Walks & Hits per IP
1. Babe Adams1909 0.854
2. Denny Driscoll1882 0.866
3. Babe Adams1919 0.896
4. Rich Gossage1977 0.955
5. Ed Morris1885 0.964
6. Howie Camnitz1909 0.972
7. Babe Adams1920 0.981
8. Deacon Phillippe1910 0.986
9. Jesse Tannehill1902 0.987
10. Vern Law1965 0.998
Hits per 9 IP
1. Rich Gossage1977 5.278
2. Babe Adams1909 6.092
3. Jose DeLeon1983 6.250
4. Claude Hendrix1911 6.447
5. Jim Handiboe1886 6.474
6. Al Mamaux1915 6.509
7. Howie Camnitz1909 6.583
8. Red Witt1958 6.623
9. Oliver Perez2004 6.658
10. Howie Camnitz1907 6.750
Bases On Balls per 9 IP
1. Denny Driscoll1882 0.537
2. Babe Adams1920 0.616
3. Deacon Phillippe1910 0.666
4. Babe Adams1919 0.786
5. Babe Adams1922 0.788
6. Deacon Phillippe1902 0.860
7. Deacon Phillippe1903 0.902
8. Deacon Phillippe1909 0.957
9. Jesse Tannehill1902 0.974
10. Harry Salisbury1882 0.994
Strikeouts per 9 IP
1. Oliver Perez2004 10.974
2. Chris Archer2019 10.755
3. Juan Nicasio2016 10.525
4. Rich Gossage1977 10.218
5. Francisco Liriano2015 9.884
6. A.J. Burnett2013 9.848
7. Jose DeLeon1983 9.833
8. Francisco Liriano2014 9.702
9. Bob Veale1965 9.338
10. Francisco Liriano2016 9.185
Games Played
1. Kent Tekulve1979 94
Salomon Torres2006 94
3. Kent Tekulve1978 91
4. Matt Capps2006 85
Kent Tekulve1982 85
6. Enrique Romo1979 84
Salomon Torres2004 84
8. Jose Veras2011 79
9. Mark Melancon2015 78
Scott Sauerbeck2002 78
Kent Tekulve1980 78
Salomon Torres2005 78
Tony Watson2014 78
Saves
1. Mark Melancon2015 51
2. Mike Williams2002 46
3. Jose Mesa2004 43
4. Joel Hanrahan2011 40
5. Felipe Vazquez2018 37
6. Joel Hanrahan2012 36
7. Jim Gott1988 34
8. Jason Grilli2013 33
Mark Melancon2014 33
10. Kent Tekulve1978 31
Kent Tekulve1979 31
Innings Pitched
1. Ed Morris1885 581.0
2. Ed Morris1886 555.1
3. Ed Morris1888 480.0
4. Pink Hawley1895 444.1
5. Fleury Sullivan1884 441.0
6. Pud Galvin1887 440.2
7. Mark Baldwin1892 440.1
8. Mark Baldwin1891 437.2
9. Pud Galvin1888 437.1
10. Pud Galvin1886 434.2
Strikeouts
1. Ed Morris1886 326
2. Ed Morris1885 298
3. Bob Veale1965 276
4. Bob Veale1964 250
5. Oliver Perez2004 239
6. Bob Veale1966 229
7. Bob Veale1969 213
8. A.J. Burnett2013 209
9. Francisco Liriano2015 205
10. Gerrit Cole2015 202
Games Started
1. Ed Morris1885 63
Ed Morris1886 63
3. Ed Morris1888 55
4. Mark Baldwin1892 53
5. Mark Baldwin1891 51
Fleury Sullivan1884 51
7. Pud Galvin1886 50
Pud Galvin1888 50
Pink Hawley1895 50
Frank Killen1896 50
Complete Games
1. Ed Morris1885 63
Ed Morris1886 63
3. Ed Morris1888 54
4. Fleury Sullivan1884 51
5. Pud Galvin1886 49
Pud Galvin1888 49
7. Mark Baldwin1891 48
8. Pud Galvin1887 47
9. Harry Staley1889 46
10. Mark Baldwin1892 45
Shutouts
1. Ed Morris1886 12
2. Babe Adams1920 8
Jack Chesbro1902 8
Lefty Leifield1906 8
Al Mamaux1915 8
6. Steve Blass1968 7
Wilbur Cooper1917 7
Sam Leever1903 7
Ed Morris1885 7
Bob Veale1965 7
Vic Willis1908 7
Home Runs
1. Murry Dickson1951 32
2. Gerrit Cole2017 31
3. John Candelaria1977 29
Ray Kremer1930 29
Ivan Nova2017 29
Ian Snell2006 29
7. Josh Fogg2002 28
Bob Friend1957 28
9. Murry Dickson1953 27
Brian Fisher1987 27
Josh Fogg2005 27
Ron Kline1957 27
Trevor Williams2019 27
Bases on Balls
1. Mark Baldwin1891 227
2. Mark Baldwin1892 194
3. Marty O'Toole1912 159
4. Pink Hawley1896 157
5. Silver King1891 144
6. Frank Killen1893 140
7. Al Mamaux1916 136
8. Bill Hart1895 135
9. Red Ehret1894 128
10. Bob Veale1964 124
Hits
1. Fleury Sullivan1884 496
2. Pud Galvin1887 490
3. Frank Killen1896 476
4. Ed Morris1888 470
5. Ed Morris1885 459
6. Pud Galvin1886 457
7. Ed Morris1886 455
8. Pink Hawley1895 449
9. Mark Baldwin1892 447
10. Pud Galvin1888 446
Strikeouts / Base On Balls
1. Jameson Taillon2016 5.000
2. Denny Driscoll1882 4.917
3. Deacon Phillippe1902 4.692
4. Babe Adams1920 4.667
5. Gerrit Cole2015 4.591
6. Joe Musgrove2018 4.348
7. Danny Darwin1996 4.313
8. Deacon Phillippe1903 4.241
9. Zane Smith1991 4.138
10. Bob Friend1960 4.067
Home Runs per 9 IP
1. Harry Salisbury1882 0.027
2. Jack Chesbro1902 0.031
Lefty Leifield1907 0.031
4. Howie Camnitz1909 0.032
5. Deacon Phillippe1902 0.033
6. Babe Adams1919 0.034
7. Howie Camnitz1910 0.035
8. Jesse Tannehill1901 0.036
9. Ed Doheny1903 0.040
Mike Lynch1904 0.040
Frank Miller1917 0.040
Losses
1. Fleury Sullivan1884 35
2. Silver King1891 29
3. Mark Baldwin1891 28
4. Mark Baldwin1892 27
5. Jack Neagle1884 26
Harry Staley1889 26
7. Pud Galvin1888 25
8. Ed Morris1885 24
9. Frank Killen1897 23
Sam Leever1899 23
Jim McCormick1887 23
Ed Morris1888 23
Earned Runs
1. Fleury Sullivan1884 206
2. Red Ehret1894 198
3. Ad Gumbert1894 182
4. Mark Baldwin1892 170
5. Frank Killen1893 168
6. Frank Killen1897 167
7. Pink Hawley1897 166
8. Frank Killen1896 164
Harry Staley1889 164
10. Pud Galvin1887 161
Wild Pitches
1. Ed Morris1885 36
2. Harry Staley1889 30
3. Jack Neagle1884 25
Fleury Sullivan1884 25
5. Mark Baldwin1891 24
6. Kirtley Baker1890 22
Silver King1891 22
Ed Morris1886 22
Jack Neagle1883 22
10. Bob Veale1964 18
Hit By Pitch
1. Pink Hawley1895 33
2. Pink Hawley1896 28
3. Pink Hawley1897 26
4. Mark Baldwin1891 23
Red Ehret1893 23
6. Mark Baldwin1892 22
Red Ehret1892 22
8. Jack Chesbro1902 21
9. Kirtley Baker1890 20
Fleury Sullivan1884 20
Batters Faced
1. Ed Morris1885 2321
2. Ed Morris1886 2252
3. Ed Morris1888 2002
4. Mark Baldwin1892 1983
5. Fleury Sullivan1884 1967
6. Mark Baldwin1891 1944
7. Pud Galvin1887 1897
8. Pink Hawley1895 1892
9. Frank Killen1896 1850
10. Pud Galvin1886 1820
Games Finished
1. Kent Tekulve1979 67
2. Jose Mesa2004 65
Kent Tekulve1978 65
4. Kent Tekulve1982 64
5. Mark Melancon2015 63
Mike Williams2000 63
7. Roy Face1960 61
8. Dave Giusti1973 60
Felipe Vazquez2018 60
10. Jim Gott1988 59
Joel Hanrahan2011 59
Mike Williams2002 59
Adjusted ERA+
1. Rich Gossage1977 244
2. Red Witt1958 241
3. Babe Adams1909 232
4. Denny Driscoll1882 218
5. Rod Scurry1982 217
6. Ron Kline1968 173
7. John Candelaria1977 169
8. Ray Kremer1927 168
9. Vern Law1965 163
10. Kent Tekulve1978 160
Fielding Independent Pitching
1. Babe Adams1909 1.82
2. Deacon Phillippe1904 2.04
3. Bob Moose1968 2.06
4. Deacon Phillippe1906 2.11
Bob Veale1965 2.11
6. Howie Camnitz1909 2.12
7. Babe Adams1919 2.13
8. Deacon Phillippe1902 2.15
9. Deacon Phillippe1905 2.19
10. Deacon Phillippe1909 2.25
Adj. Pitching Runs
1. Pink Hawley1895 64
2. Ed Morris1885 61
3. Ed Morris1886 59
4. Frank Killen1893 44
5. John Candelaria1977 43
6. Cy Blanton1935 40
Ray Kremer1927 40
8. Jesse Tannehill1899 38
9. Babe Adams1911 37
Sam Leever1903 37
Adj. Pitching Wins
1. Ed Morris1885 5.7
2. Pink Hawley1895 5.5
3. Ed Morris1886 5.4
4. John Candelaria1977 4.7
5. Ray Kremer1927 4.2
6. Cy Blanton1935 4.1
7. Babe Adams1911 3.9
Vic Willis1906 3.9
9. Babe Adams1919 3.8
Sam Leever1903 3.8
Base-Out Runs Saved (RE24) †
1. John Candelaria1977 47.85
2. Ray Kremer1927 43.91
3. Rich Gossage1977 41.66
4. Babe Adams1919 41.58
5. Ray Kremer1926 40.44
6. Cy Blanton1935 38.48
7. Vern Law1959 36.41
8. Rick Rhoden1986 35.68
9. Bob Friend1960 34.15
10. Burleigh Grimes1928 33.86
Win Probability Added (WPA) †
1. Rich Gossage1977 5.9
2. Kent Tekulve1979 5.7
3. Ray Kremer1926 5.5
Mark Melancon2015 5.5
5. Whitey Glazner1921 5.1
6. Babe Adams1919 4.8
7. John Candelaria1977 4.7
Wilbur Cooper1920 4.7
9. Tony Watson2015 4.4
10. Al McBean1963 4.2
Sit. Wins Saved (WPA/LI) †
1. Babe Adams1919 5.0
2. Cy Blanton1935 4.4
3. Ray Kremer1927 4.2
4. Babe Adams1920 4.0
Wilbur Cooper1920 4.0
6. Burleigh Grimes1928 3.8
Johnny Morrison1923 3.8
8. Bob Friend1960 3.7
9. Wilbur Cooper1918 3.6
Vern Law1965 3.6
Rick Rhoden1986 3.6
Base-Out Wins Saved (REW) †
1. John Candelaria1977 5.3
2. Babe Adams1919 5.0
3. Ray Kremer1927 4.5
4. Rich Gossage1977 4.3
5. Ray Kremer1926 4.2
6. Vern Law1959 4.0
7. Cy Blanton1935 3.9
Rick Rhoden1986 3.9
9. Bob Friend1960 3.7
Vern Law1965 3.7

Data Notes