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Compared to Top 100 Contemporary Starting Pitchers


Rk Players Pos Yrs Career HOF WAR Off Fld Pit Adj Peak JAWS Compare
1 Cy Young SP 22 1890-1911 168.0 -1.7 -0.5 170.0 0.2 79.2 123.6
2 Walter Johnson SP 21 1907-1927 165.2 12.8 -0.2 152.6 0.1 89.5 127.3
3 Christy Mathewson SP 17 1900-1916 104.0 6.5 -0.3 97.7 0.1 68.5 86.3
4 Eddie Plank SP 17 1901-1917 91.5 3.4 -0.1 88.2 0.0 50.8 71.2
5 Ed Walsh SP 14 1904-1917 66.0 2.2 0.0 63.8 -0.1 62.3 64.1
6 Vic Willis SP 13 1898-1910 63.7 -3.7 -0.2 67.6 0.1 49.5 56.6
7 Eddie Cicotte SP 14 1905-1920 58.7 1.1 -0.1 57.6 0.0 44.5 51.6
8 Mordecai Brown SP 14 1903-1916 58.3 1.1 -0.0 57.2 0.1 43.8 51.0
9 Rube Waddell SP 13 1897-1910 58.3 -2.4 -0.1 60.8 0.0 49.6 54.0
10 Joe McGinnity SP 10 1899-1908 57.6 -2.8 -0.1 60.5 0.1 52.4 55.0
11 Jack Powell SP 16 1897-1912 56.5 0.8 -0.2 55.8 0.0 36.8 46.6
12 Babe Adams SP 19 1906-1926 51.9 2.6 -0.1 49.4 -0.0 40.8 46.4
13 Al Orth SP 15 1895-1909 51.1 8.2 -0.9 43.9 -0.1 37.0 44.1
14 Chief Bender SP 16 1903-1925 48.0 5.2 -0.1 42.9 -0.1 33.9 40.9
15 Jesse Tannehill SP 15 1894-1911 47.6 7.0 -0.2 41.2 -0.5 41.8 44.7
16 Nap Rucker SP 10 1907-1916 47.5 0.1 -0.1 47.4 0.1 45.1 46.3
17 George Mullin SP 14 1902-1915 47.3 12.6 -0.1 34.8 -0.0 36.6 41.9
18 Hippo Vaughn SP 13 1908-1921 46.8 -0.1 -0.1 47.0 -0.0 41.9 44.3
19 Doc White SP 13 1901-1913 46.5 5.7 -0.6 41.8 -0.4 36.3 41.4
20 Noodles Hahn SP 8 1899-1906 44.8 -1.3 -0.1 46.1 0.1 44.9 44.8
21 Addie Joss SP 9 1902-1910 44.2 -2.2 -0.1 46.5 -0.0 38.8 41.5
22 Bill Donovan SP 18 1898-1918 42.4 0.6 -0.4 42.4 -0.3 34.8 38.6
23 Jack Chesbro SP 11 1899-1909 42.1 0.3 -0.1 41.9 0.0 40.6 41.3
24 Sam Leever SP 13 1898-1910 41.5 -0.5 -0.1 41.9 0.1 34.0 37.7
25 Bill Dinneen SP 12 1898-1909 40.2 -0.6 -0.3 41.0 0.0 36.3 38.3
26 Smoky Joe Wood SP 14 1908-1922 39.8 14.0 -1.5 29.3 -2.1 34.3 37.0
27 Jeff Pfeffer SP 13 1911-1924 37.7 0.1 -0.2 37.9 -0.0 37.8 37.8
28 Dutch Leonard SP 11 1913-1925 36.6 -0.4 -0.0 37.0 0.0 33.8 35.2
29 Ray Caldwell SP 12 1910-1921 36.5 5.8 -0.2 31.0 -0.2 31.4 33.9
30 Ed Reulbach SP 13 1905-1917 35.8 -2.5 -0.1 38.3 0.0 32.2 34.0
31 Deacon Phillippe SP 13 1899-1911 34.1 -0.3 -0.1 34.4 0.1 30.7 32.4
32 Jack Taylor SP 10 1898-1907 33.8 3.7 -0.1 30.1 0.1 33.5 33.6
33 Russ Ford SP 7 1909-1915 33.4 1.2 0.0 32.2 0.0 33.4 33.4
34 Harry Howell SP 13 1898-1910 32.9 2.2 -1.2 31.8 0.2 30.5 31.7
35 Slim Sallee SP 14 1908-1921 32.7 -1.0 -0.2 33.8 0.0 29.6 31.1
36 Rube Marquard SP 18 1908-1925 32.1 -2.2 -0.1 34.4 0.0 29.6 30.8
37 Claude Hendrix SP 10 1911-1920 31.1 6.0 -0.0 25.1 0.0 28.2 29.7
38 Hooks Wiltse SP 12 1904-1915 30.3 2.3 -0.1 28.0 0.1 26.5 28.4
39 Jim Bagby SP 9 1912-1923 30.1 1.2 -0.0 28.9 0.0 31.9 31.0
40 Bob Ewing SP 11 1902-1912 29.8 0.5 -0.1 29.4 0.0 31.0 30.4
41 Reb Russell SP 9 1913-1923 28.0 6.0 -0.0 22.7 -0.6 27.4 27.7
42 Jack Coombs SP 14 1906-1920 27.9 3.9 0.1 24.2 -0.3 27.6 27.7
43 Jake Weimer SP 7 1903-1909 27.2 1.0 -0.1 26.2 0.1 27.2 27.2
44 Lefty Tyler SP 12 1910-1921 27.0 4.4 -0.1 22.8 -0.0 23.4 25.2
45 Ed Killian SP 8 1903-1910 26.7 1.5 0.1 25.1 -0.0 27.1 26.9
46 Earl Moore SP 14 1901-1914 26.2 -4.4 -0.1 30.6 0.0 28.2 27.2
47 Jim Scott SP 9 1909-1917 25.4 -2.6 -0.1 28.0 -0.0 24.3 24.8
48 Fred Toney SP 12 1911-1923 25.2 -2.5 -0.1 27.8 -0.0 25.7 25.5
49 Ray Collins SP 7 1909-1915 25.1 0.8 -0.0 24.3 -0.0 25.1 25.1
50 Jimmy Callahan SP 13 1894-1913 24.8 13.1 -1.9 15.8 -2.2 23.9 24.3
51 Dick Rudolph SP 13 1910-1927 24.4 2.0 -0.1 22.5 0.0 25.8 25.1
52 Red Ames SP 17 1903-1919 24.4 -4.1 -0.1 28.6 0.0 17.2 20.8
53 Carl Weilman SP 8 1912-1920 23.8 -0.6 -0.1 24.4 0.0 23.8 23.8
54 Earl Hamilton SP 14 1911-1924 23.8 -0.7 -0.1 24.6 -0.0 21.2 22.5
55 Jeff Tesreau SP 7 1912-1918 23.5 1.9 -0.1 21.7 0.0 23.5 23.5
56 Vean Gregg SP 8 1911-1925 23.4 -1.2 -0.0 24.6 -0.0 23.4 23.4
57 Frank Kitson SP 10 1898-1907 23.2 3.5 -0.2 19.9 -0.1 23.3 23.2
58 Orval Overall SP 7 1905-1913 22.8 0.6 -0.1 22.2 0.1 22.8 22.8
59 Red Donahue SP 13 1893-1906 22.4 -7.1 -0.2 29.5 0.1 24.0 23.2
60 George Suggs SP 8 1908-1915 22.2 1.7 0.0 20.4 0.1 22.7 22.4
61 Frank Smith SP 11 1904-1915 21.8 4.6 -0.0 17.2 0.0 24.4 23.1
62 Cy Falkenberg SP 12 1903-1917 21.1 -2.5 0.0 23.5 0.0 23.5 22.3
63 Lefty Leifield SP 12 1905-1920 21.1 0.0 -0.1 21.0 0.1 19.9 20.5
64 Ray Fisher SP 10 1910-1920 21.1 -0.6 -0.1 21.7 -0.0 21.5 21.3
65 Barney Pelty SP 10 1903-1912 20.7 -2.3 -0.2 23.2 0.0 20.1 20.4
66 Doc Crandall SP 10 1908-1918 20.7 8.3 -0.5 12.7 0.1 20.1 20.4
67 Tully Sparks SP 12 1897-1910 20.3 -4.7 -0.1 24.9 0.1 21.4 20.8
68 Ed Siever SP 7 1901-1908 18.7 -2.4 -0.0 21.1 -0.0 18.7 18.7
69 Ted Lewis SP 6 1896-1901 18.5 -0.4 -0.1 18.9 0.1 18.5 18.5
70 George McQuillan SP 10 1907-1918 18.5 -2.2 -0.0 20.7 0.0 21.4 19.9
71 Jim Shaw SP 9 1913-1921 17.9 -1.5 -0.1 19.4 0.0 18.1 18.0
72 Larry Cheney SP 9 1911-1919 17.8 0.8 -0.1 17.1 -0.0 18.9 18.4
73 Joe Benz SP 9 1911-1919 17.0 -2.7 -0.0 19.8 -0.0 16.6 16.8
74 Jack Warhop SP 8 1908-1915 16.5 -0.9 -0.0 17.5 -0.0 17.3 16.9
75 Harry Coveleski SP 9 1907-1918 16.3 -0.3 -0.1 16.7 0.0 18.8 17.6
76 Guy Morton SP 11 1914-1924 16.0 -3.1 -0.0 19.2 -0.0 16.4 16.2
77 Tom Hughes SP 13 1900-1913 15.9 1.7 -0.1 14.3 -0.1 18.3 17.1
78 Howie Camnitz SP 11 1904-1915 15.3 -3.7 -0.0 18.9 0.1 17.9 16.6
79 Rube Benton SP 15 1910-1925 15.0 -2.0 -0.1 17.1 -0.0 13.9 14.4
80 Al Mamaux SP 12 1913-1924 14.9 0.4 -0.0 14.6 -0.0 17.5 16.2
81 Jim Hughes SP 4 1898-1902 14.7 1.4 -0.2 13.6 -0.0 14.7 14.7
82 Roy Patterson SP 7 1901-1907 14.6 -1.7 -0.1 16.4 0.1 14.6 14.6
83 Bill Bernhard SP 9 1899-1907 14.6 -1.5 -0.1 16.1 0.0 17.3 16.0
84 Lew Richie SP 8 1906-1913 14.4 -1.2 -0.1 15.6 0.0 16.2 15.3
85 Togie Pittinger SP 8 1900-1907 14.2 -5.9 -0.1 20.1 0.1 15.9 15.0
86 Ned Garvin SP 7 1896-1904 14.1 -4.1 -0.0 18.1 0.1 14.1 14.1
87 Willie Mitchell SP 11 1909-1919 14.0 -2.9 -0.0 17.0 -0.0 14.4 14.2
88 Chick Fraser SP 14 1896-1909 13.9 -2.8 -0.2 16.8 0.1 17.3 15.6
89 Erskine Mayer SP 8 1912-1919 13.8 0.7 -0.1 13.1 0.0 15.9 14.8
90 Dummy Taylor SP 9 1900-1908 13.8 -2.6 -0.1 16.3 0.1 13.0 13.4
91 Doc Ayers SP 9 1913-1921 13.7 -1.1 -0.0 14.8 0.0 15.3 14.5
92 Willie Sudhoff SP 10 1897-1906 13.2 -0.8 -0.3 14.4 -0.0 15.6 14.4
93 Bill Duggleby SP 8 1898-1907 13.2 -1.3 -0.1 14.5 0.1 14.2 13.7
94 Ed Karger SP 6 1906-1911 13.1 2.3 -0.1 10.8 0.0 13.1 13.1
95 Doc Scanlan SP 8 1903-1911 13.0 0.8 -0.0 12.2 0.1 13.6 13.3
96 Carl Lundgren SP 8 1902-1909 12.6 -1.1 -0.1 13.7 0.1 14.8 13.7
97 Lefty Williams SP 7 1913-1920 12.5 -0.9 -0.0 13.4 0.0 12.5 12.5
98 Ed Willett SP 10 1906-1915 12.5 1.5 0.0 11.0 0.0 14.5 13.5
99 Buster Brown SP 9 1905-1913 12.5 0.2 -0.1 12.3 0.1 13.0 12.8
100 Rube Foster SP 5 1913-1917 12.5 1.2 -0.0 11.4 -0.0 12.5 12.5