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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 Kid Nichols SP 15 1890-1906 116.1 -0.0 -0.5 116.5 0.1 74.4 95.2
2 Tim Keefe SP 14 1880-1893 86.9 -2.0 -0.5 89.2 0.2 66.4 76.7
3 John Clarkson SP 12 1882-1894 83.2 -1.1 -0.9 84.9 0.2 74.6 78.9
4 Jim McCormick SP 10 1878-1887 76.2 1.0 -0.8 76.0 0.1 68.7 72.4
5 Old Hoss Radbourn SP 12 1880-1891 75.4 3.7 -1.4 73.2 -0.1 67.3 71.3
6 Pud Galvin SP 15 1875-1892 73.5 -8.6 -1.4 83.3 0.1 61.9 67.7
7 Tony Mullane SP 13 1881-1894 66.5 7.5 -1.5 60.8 -0.4 49.6 58.1
8 Amos Rusie SP 10 1889-1901 65.8 0.9 -0.4 65.2 0.0 63.4 64.6
9 Mickey Welch SP 13 1880-1892 62.3 0.7 -1.5 63.1 0.1 54.1 58.2
10 Charlie Buffinton SP 11 1882-1892 60.7 2.9 -2.6 60.7 -0.3 60.2 60.4
11 Bob Caruthers SP 10 1884-1893 59.6 18.6 -2.0 44.8 -1.8 55.7 57.7
12 Jim Whitney SP 10 1881-1890 56.1 11.4 -2.6 47.5 -0.2 54.7 55.4
13 Bobby Mathews SP 15 1871-1887 55.1 -5.4 -1.6 62.4 -0.2 50.3 52.7
14 Ted Breitenstein SP 11 1891-1901 50.5 -0.3 -0.7 51.8 -0.2 48.2 49.3
15 Silver King SP 10 1886-1897 50.4 0.6 -0.3 50.1 -0.0 50.0 50.2
16 Jack Stivetts SP 11 1889-1899 48.5 9.3 -0.5 40.3 -0.6 44.5 46.5
17 Kid Gleason SP 22 1888-1912 41.2 10.0 -3.5 33.0 1.8 39.0 40.1
18 Frank Dwyer SP 12 1888-1899 41.0 -0.6 -0.4 42.0 0.0 36.0 38.5
19 Sadie McMahon SP 9 1889-1897 40.8 -2.7 -0.2 43.6 0.1 40.8 40.8
20 Pink Hawley SP 10 1892-1901 40.0 1.1 -0.1 38.9 0.1 37.7 38.8
21 Nig Cuppy SP 10 1892-1901 39.4 0.4 -0.2 39.2 0.0 37.1 38.3
22 Bill Hutchinson SP 9 1884-1897 38.9 -1.8 -0.6 41.2 0.1 39.3 39.1
23 Ed Morris SP 7 1884-1890 38.4 -3.7 -0.2 42.4 -0.0 38.4 38.4
24 Gus Weyhing SP 14 1887-1901 37.8 -9.8 -0.1 47.7 0.0 35.4 36.6
25 Guy Hecker SP 9 1882-1890 37.4 12.8 -3.0 27.8 -0.2 39.6 38.5
26 Dave Foutz SP 13 1884-1896 35.5 13.8 0.4 22.7 -1.5 34.2 34.8
27 Brickyard Kennedy SP 12 1892-1903 34.9 2.8 -0.1 32.1 0.1 30.9 32.9
28 Will White SP 10 1877-1886 34.5 -4.4 -0.3 39.1 0.2 35.0 34.8
29 Frank Killen SP 10 1891-1900 34.4 3.9 -0.1 30.5 0.1 33.6 34.0
30 Charlie Ferguson SP 4 1884-1887 31.6 6.6 -0.6 25.6 -0.0 31.6 31.6
31 Adonis Terry SP 14 1884-1897 31.3 3.4 -0.8 29.7 -0.9 28.5 29.9
32 Ice Box Chamberlain SP 10 1886-1896 30.7 0.4 -0.1 30.4 -0.1 30.2 30.5
33 Jouett Meekin SP 10 1891-1900 27.8 2.2 -0.1 25.7 0.1 29.3 28.6
34 Ben Sanders SP 5 1888-1892 27.1 3.8 -0.5 24.1 -0.3 27.1 27.1
35 Matt Kilroy SP 10 1886-1898 26.2 3.1 0.0 23.2 -0.1 29.1 27.6
36 Billy Rhines SP 9 1890-1899 25.9 -2.6 -0.2 28.6 0.0 28.2 27.1
37 Larry Corcoran SP 8 1880-1887 25.4 -1.4 -0.9 27.4 0.2 26.1 25.7
38 Harry Staley SP 8 1888-1895 23.3 -2.5 -0.2 25.9 0.1 22.9 23.1
39 Henry Boyle SP 6 1884-1889 22.7 0.8 0.2 22.1 -0.3 22.7 22.7
40 Jack Taylor SP 9 1891-1899 22.6 0.7 -0.1 22.0 0.0 22.7 22.7
41 George Bradley SP 11 1875-1888 22.3 0.0 -0.0 21.6 0.7 24.1 23.2
42 Red Ehret SP 11 1888-1898 20.9 -2.4 -0.6 23.9 -0.1 21.0 21.0
43 Ed Seward SP 6 1885-1891 20.5 -0.1 -0.1 20.9 -0.2 20.5 20.5
44 Toad Ramsey SP 6 1885-1890 19.9 -1.2 0.0 21.1 -0.0 19.9 19.9
45 Ad Gumbert SP 9 1888-1896 19.9 4.8 -0.3 15.4 -0.1 18.6 19.2
46 Bill Hoffer SP 6 1895-1901 19.4 0.2 -0.1 19.4 -0.1 19.4 19.4
47 Mark Baldwin SP 7 1887-1893 19.4 -5.2 -0.2 24.6 0.1 19.4 19.4
48 Dan Casey SP 7 1884-1890 19.3 -3.4 -0.3 22.9 0.1 19.3 19.3
49 Duke Esper SP 9 1890-1898 18.3 0.5 -0.1 18.0 0.1 17.8 18.1
50 Ed Stein SP 8 1890-1898 18.2 0.2 -0.1 18.0 0.1 18.9 18.5
51 Pretzels Getzien SP 9 1884-1892 18.0 -0.6 -0.5 18.9 0.2 18.1 18.0
52 Frank Foreman SP 11 1884-1902 17.1 1.8 -0.1 15.6 -0.1 19.7 18.4
53 Scott Stratton SP 8 1888-1895 16.2 5.5 -1.3 12.7 -0.7 17.4 16.8
54 Stump Weidman SP 9 1880-1888 15.1 -6.1 -1.2 22.8 -0.4 19.5 17.3
55 Dupee Shaw SP 6 1883-1888 15.0 -3.3 -0.4 18.9 -0.1 15.0 15.0
56 Lady Baldwin SP 6 1884-1890 14.8 1.0 -0.2 14.0 -0.0 14.8 14.8
57 Al Maul SP 15 1884-1901 14.7 4.7 -0.5 11.3 -0.8 17.7 16.2
58 George Hemming SP 8 1890-1897 14.5 -0.6 -0.1 15.1 0.1 16.6 15.5
59 Jesse Duryea SP 5 1889-1893 13.9 0.5 -0.1 13.5 0.0 13.9 13.9
60 Sam Weaver SP 6 1875-1886 12.9 0.0 -0.1 13.1 -0.1 12.9 12.9
61 Fred Goldsmith SP 7 1875-1884 12.4 -0.9 -0.4 13.6 -0.0 12.4 12.4
62 Willie McGill SP 7 1890-1896 11.7 0.7 -0.0 10.9 0.1 11.7 11.7
63 Lee Richmond SP 6 1879-1886 11.6 2.3 -1.6 11.3 -0.4 11.6 11.6
64 Bert Cunningham SP 12 1887-1901 11.2 0.1 -0.1 11.2 0.0 16.6 13.9
65 Terry Larkin SP 6 1876-1884 11.1 1.9 0.1 9.0 0.1 11.1 11.1
66 Billy Taylor SP 7 1881-1887 10.3 5.4 -1.5 6.3 0.1 10.3 10.3
67 Hardie Henderson SP 6 1883-1888 10.2 0.1 -0.3 10.5 -0.0 10.2 10.2
68 George Haddock SP 7 1888-1894 9.9 1.8 -0.3 8.4 -0.0 9.9 9.9
69 Harry McCormick SP 4 1879-1883 9.1 -0.6 -0.5 10.1 0.0 9.1 9.1
70 Hugh Daily SP 6 1882-1887 8.9 -3.0 0.0 11.8 0.1 8.9 8.9
71 Jumbo McGinnis SP 6 1882-1887 8.9 -0.7 -0.1 9.7 -0.0 8.9 8.9
72 Lee Viau SP 5 1888-1892 8.8 -2.6 -0.1 11.6 -0.0 8.8 8.8
73 Tom Lovett SP 6 1885-1894 8.8 -1.4 -0.2 10.4 0.0 8.8 8.8
74 Charlie Sweeney SP 6 1882-1887 8.8 1.9 -0.7 8.0 -0.4 8.8 8.8
75 John Ewing SP 6 1883-1891 8.4 -1.3 -0.0 9.7 0.0 8.4 8.4
76 Tom Parrott SP 4 1893-1896 8.2 2.8 0.3 5.6 -0.5 8.2 8.2
77 Phil Knell SP 6 1888-1895 8.2 -2.7 -0.1 10.9 0.0 8.2 8.2
78 Zeke Wilson SP 5 1895-1899 8.0 -1.0 -0.0 9.0 0.0 8.0 8.0
79 Arlie Pond SP 4 1895-1898 7.8 0.2 -0.0 7.5 0.0 7.8 7.8
80 Phenomenal Smith SP 8 1884-1891 7.7 2.8 -0.3 5.1 -0.0 8.5 8.1
81 Kid Carsey SP 10 1891-1901 7.2 -0.7 -0.6 8.5 0.1 11.6 9.4
82 Bill Hill SP 4 1896-1899 7.0 -2.1 -0.0 9.1 0.0 7.0 7.0
83 Ed Beatin SP 5 1887-1891 6.9 -1.3 -0.3 8.5 0.1 6.9 6.9
84 Nat Hudson SP 4 1886-1889 6.9 0.9 0.1 6.2 -0.2 6.9 6.9
85 Henry Porter SP 6 1884-1889 6.8 -1.8 0.1 8.6 -0.0 6.8 6.8
86 Egyptian Healy SP 8 1885-1892 6.8 -1.9 -0.3 8.8 0.1 8.9 7.9
87 Danny Friend SP 4 1895-1898 6.4 0.2 -0.0 6.3 -0.0 6.4 6.4
88 Kid Madden SP 5 1887-1891 6.4 1.1 -0.3 5.6 0.0 6.4 6.4
89 Bill Sweeney SP 2 1882-1884 6.3 -0.7 0.0 7.0 -0.1 6.3 6.3
90 Hank O'Day SP 7 1884-1890 6.2 -2.4 -0.2 8.8 -0.0 6.2 6.2
91 Dad Clarke SP 7 1888-1898 6.2 -0.5 -0.0 6.7 0.0 6.2 6.2
92 Fred Klobedanz SP 5 1896-1902 6.1 1.2 -0.1 5.0 0.0 6.1 6.1
93 Bob Emslie SP 3 1883-1885 5.8 -1.0 -0.1 6.9 -0.0 5.8 5.8
94 Dan Daub SP 6 1892-1897 5.6 -0.6 -0.0 6.2 0.0 5.6 5.6
95 Pat Luby SP 4 1890-1895 5.6 2.1 -0.4 4.0 -0.1 5.6 5.6
96 Ed Daily SP 7 1885-1891 5.3 2.4 -2.3 7.6 -2.4 5.3 5.3
97 Jack Lynch SP 7 1881-1890 5.1 -1.6 -0.3 7.0 0.0 5.1 5.1
98 George Davies SP 3 1891-1893 4.9 -0.2 -0.0 5.1 0.0 4.9 4.9
99 George Derby SP 3 1881-1883 4.9 -1.8 -0.1 6.7 0.0 4.9 4.9
100 Henry Gruber SP 5 1887-1891 4.8 -0.0 -0.2 4.9 0.1 4.8 4.8