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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 Warren Spahn SP 21 1942-1965 99.7 7.5 -0.3 92.4 0.2 51.2 75.5
2 Robin Roberts SP 19 1948-1966 85.9 3.2 -0.5 83.0 0.1 54.9 70.4
3 Bob Feller SP 18 1936-1956 63.4 -1.8 0.0 65.1 0.1 51.6 57.5
4 Hal Newhouser SP 17 1939-1955 62.5 2.6 0.0 60.0 -0.0 52.4 57.4
5 Early Wynn SP 23 1939-1963 60.7 9.2 -0.1 51.6 -0.1 38.5 49.6
6 Bucky Walters SP 19 1931-1950 53.4 7.1 -0.6 46.5 0.5 43.2 48.3
7 Billy Pierce SP 18 1945-1964 53.4 0.0 -0.0 53.4 -0.0 37.8 45.6
8 Dizzy Trout SP 15 1939-1957 49.6 4.4 0.0 45.3 -0.0 37.8 43.7
9 Dutch Leonard SP 20 1933-1953 49.0 -2.7 0.0 51.7 -0.0 32.7 40.9
10 Bob Lemon SP 15 1941-1958 47.9 10.3 0.1 37.6 -0.0 38.6 43.2
11 Bobo Newsom SP 20 1929-1953 47.4 -3.7 -0.1 51.0 0.1 36.2 41.8
12 Murry Dickson SP 18 1939-1959 45.9 3.1 -0.3 43.0 0.0 32.1 39.0
13 Claude Passeau SP 13 1935-1947 44.9 1.6 -0.1 43.3 -0.0 36.7 40.8
14 Curt Simmons SP 20 1947-1967 43.2 0.7 -0.2 42.7 0.1 30.1 36.6
15 Ned Garver SP 14 1948-1961 42.9 4.3 -0.0 38.7 -0.1 35.1 39.0
16 Schoolboy Rowe SP 15 1933-1949 42.5 8.1 -0.1 34.5 0.1 35.6 39.1
17 Harry Brecheen SP 12 1940-1953 42.0 0.8 -0.1 41.3 0.1 32.5 37.3
18 Virgil Trucks SP 17 1941-1958 40.4 -1.9 0.0 42.4 -0.1 31.4 35.9
19 Curt Davis SP 13 1934-1946 39.0 1.3 -0.0 37.9 -0.0 32.3 35.7
20 Don Newcombe SP 10 1949-1960 37.6 8.6 -0.3 29.1 0.1 34.7 36.1
21 Fritz Ostermueller SP 15 1934-1948 36.1 1.8 -0.0 34.2 0.1 29.4 32.8
22 Bob Rush SP 13 1948-1960 35.8 -0.5 -0.2 36.5 0.0 28.9 32.3
23 Thornton Lee SP 16 1933-1948 34.7 -0.3 -0.0 35.0 0.0 34.1 34.4
24 Bobby Shantz SP 16 1949-1964 34.6 2.5 0.0 32.1 0.0 24.8 29.7
25 Howie Pollet SP 14 1941-1956 34.3 0.6 -0.1 33.8 0.0 28.6 31.4
26 Harvey Haddix SP 14 1952-1965 33.2 3.6 -0.2 29.9 -0.0 26.7 30.0
27 Mort Cooper SP 11 1938-1949 32.6 0.8 -0.1 31.9 -0.0 31.6 32.1
28 Eddie Lopat SP 12 1944-1955 32.0 3.8 0.0 28.2 -0.0 27.2 29.6
29 Johnny Antonelli SP 12 1948-1961 31.8 0.9 -0.2 31.2 0.0 32.6 32.2
30 Bill Lee SP 14 1934-1947 31.7 -0.8 -0.0 32.6 -0.0 29.5 30.6
31 Ken Raffensberger SP 15 1939-1954 30.9 -3.1 -0.1 34.1 0.1 28.2 29.5
32 Sal Maglie SP 10 1945-1958 30.6 -3.5 -0.2 34.2 0.0 27.4 29.0
33 Mike Garcia SP 14 1948-1961 30.3 -0.4 0.0 30.7 -0.1 28.4 29.3
34 Max Lanier SP 14 1938-1953 30.0 -0.2 -0.1 30.3 0.0 24.8 27.4
35 Preacher Roe SP 12 1938-1954 29.6 -5.0 -0.1 34.6 0.1 30.1 29.8
36 Johnny Sain SP 11 1942-1955 29.3 4.5 -0.1 24.8 0.0 31.0 30.1
37 Lew Burdette SP 18 1950-1967 28.6 3.3 -0.2 25.5 -0.1 23.9 26.3
38 Mel Parnell SP 10 1947-1956 27.4 0.1 0.0 27.4 -0.0 29.7 28.6
39 Rip Sewell SP 13 1932-1949 27.0 2.0 -0.1 25.1 -0.0 23.7 25.4
40 Ewell Blackwell SP 10 1942-1955 26.5 -0.7 -0.1 27.2 0.0 26.7 26.6
41 Joe Dobson SP 14 1939-1954 26.1 -1.6 0.0 27.7 0.0 23.3 24.7
42 Fred Hutchinson SP 11 1939-1953 26.0 5.3 0.0 20.7 -0.0 25.1 25.5
43 Jim Tobin SP 9 1937-1945 25.9 6.8 -0.1 19.3 -0.0 23.8 24.9
44 Allie Reynolds SP 13 1942-1954 25.3 -0.3 0.0 25.7 -0.1 20.9 23.1
45 Nels Potter SP 12 1936-1949 25.2 2.0 -0.0 23.2 0.0 27.2 26.2
46 Johnny Vander Meer SP 13 1937-1951 25.1 -1.5 -0.0 26.8 -0.1 24.5 24.8
47 Steve Gromek SP 17 1941-1957 25.0 2.4 0.0 22.6 -0.0 22.0 23.5
48 Whit Wyatt SP 16 1929-1945 24.6 2.4 -0.0 22.3 -0.0 27.1 25.9
49 Spud Chandler SP 11 1937-1947 24.1 1.2 0.0 22.9 0.0 23.8 23.9
50 Tex Hughson SP 8 1941-1949 23.9 -2.2 0.0 26.1 -0.0 24.6 24.3
51 Tiny Bonham SP 10 1940-1949 23.4 -0.9 -0.0 24.2 0.0 21.3 22.4
52 Denny Galehouse SP 15 1934-1949 23.1 -3.7 0.0 26.7 0.1 18.5 20.8
53 Johnny Schmitz SP 13 1941-1956 22.4 -2.1 -0.0 24.6 0.0 22.4 22.4
54 Larry Jansen SP 9 1947-1956 21.4 -1.6 -0.1 23.1 0.1 22.2 21.8
55 Billy Hoeft SP 15 1952-1966 20.6 3.5 -0.0 17.2 -0.0 20.4 20.5
56 Frank Sullivan SP 11 1953-1963 20.6 -2.3 -0.1 23.0 -0.0 21.5 21.0
57 Johnny Rigney SP 8 1937-1947 20.0 -1.1 0.0 21.1 0.1 20.6 20.3
58 Al Brazle SP 10 1943-1954 20.0 -1.4 -0.1 21.4 -0.0 17.8 18.9
59 Paul Minner SP 10 1946-1956 19.1 2.7 -0.1 16.6 0.0 19.6 19.3
60 Gerry Staley SP 15 1947-1961 18.8 -2.4 -0.1 21.5 -0.2 18.4 18.6
61 Al Benton SP 14 1934-1952 18.5 -6.0 -0.0 24.5 0.0 21.0 19.7
62 Sam Jones SP 12 1951-1964 18.1 -1.9 -0.2 20.2 0.0 20.2 19.2
63 Mickey McDermott SP 12 1948-1961 18.0 4.6 -0.1 13.5 0.0 18.9 18.5
64 Johnny Niggeling SP 9 1938-1946 18.0 -1.8 0.0 19.7 0.0 18.8 18.4
65 Kirby Higbe SP 12 1937-1950 17.6 -1.7 -0.0 19.5 -0.0 17.7 17.6
66 Bob Porterfield SP 12 1948-1959 17.5 0.4 0.0 17.1 -0.0 18.5 18.0
67 Mickey Haefner SP 8 1943-1950 17.4 1.7 0.0 15.7 -0.0 17.5 17.4
68 Max Butcher SP 10 1936-1945 17.4 -0.3 -0.1 17.8 -0.0 17.2 17.3
69 Harry Gumbert SP 15 1935-1950 17.3 -0.2 -0.1 17.6 -0.0 15.2 16.2
70 Eddie Smith SP 10 1936-1947 17.3 0.5 0.0 16.8 0.0 19.1 18.2
71 Vic Raschi SP 10 1946-1955 16.4 0.2 0.0 16.2 -0.0 16.2 16.3
72 Hank Borowy SP 10 1942-1951 15.8 0.1 -0.0 15.7 0.0 17.1 16.4
73 Jim Hearn SP 13 1947-1959 15.7 -1.2 -0.2 17.1 -0.0 15.2 15.4
74 Red Munger SP 10 1943-1956 15.2 -0.3 -0.0 15.6 -0.0 16.9 16.1
75 Cliff Melton SP 8 1937-1944 15.2 -0.8 -0.0 16.1 -0.1 15.8 15.5
76 Dave Koslo SP 12 1941-1955 15.0 -2.8 -0.1 17.9 0.0 14.7 14.8
77 Jack Harshman SP 10 1948-1960 15.0 3.7 -0.0 11.4 -0.1 16.2 15.6
78 Ralph Branca SP 12 1944-1956 14.8 -1.7 -0.0 16.5 0.0 15.8 15.3
79 Chuck Stobbs SP 15 1947-1961 14.7 0.6 0.0 14.2 -0.1 14.4 14.6
80 Vinegar Bend Mizell SP 9 1952-1962 14.7 -2.8 -0.1 17.5 0.1 15.8 15.2
81 Luke Hamlin SP 9 1933-1944 14.5 -0.9 -0.0 15.5 -0.1 15.1 14.8
82 Ken Heintzelman SP 13 1937-1952 14.5 -2.3 -0.0 16.8 -0.0 13.2 13.8
83 Bob Muncrief SP 12 1937-1951 14.3 -1.4 0.0 15.7 0.0 16.4 15.3
84 Jesse Flores SP 7 1942-1950 14.2 0.5 0.0 13.8 -0.0 14.2 14.2
85 Sid Hudson SP 12 1940-1954 14.2 1.7 0.0 12.5 -0.0 15.1 14.6
86 Alex Kellner SP 12 1948-1959 13.9 1.5 0.0 12.5 -0.0 14.4 14.2
87 Tom Brewer SP 8 1954-1961 13.9 1.3 -0.1 12.7 -0.1 13.3 13.6
88 Warren Hacker SP 12 1948-1961 13.8 -0.3 -0.2 14.3 -0.1 15.9 14.8
89 Carl Erskine SP 12 1948-1959 13.7 -2.5 -0.2 16.5 0.0 14.9 14.3
90 Ruben Gomez SP 10 1953-1967 13.7 0.0 -0.2 13.9 -0.1 15.4 14.5
91 Herb Score SP 8 1955-1962 13.4 -0.6 0.0 14.0 -0.0 14.7 14.1
92 Bob Turley SP 12 1951-1963 13.2 -0.8 -0.1 14.0 -0.1 15.7 14.4
93 Elmer Riddle SP 10 1939-1949 12.8 0.9 -0.0 11.9 0.0 14.0 13.4
94 Vern Kennedy SP 12 1934-1945 12.3 1.8 -0.0 10.5 0.1 13.3 12.8
95 Al Hollingsworth SP 11 1935-1946 12.0 0.9 -0.0 11.2 -0.0 13.9 13.0
96 Jim Turner SP 9 1937-1945 12.0 1.8 -0.0 10.3 -0.0 12.8 12.4
97 Sandy Consuegra SP 8 1950-1957 11.8 -0.5 0.0 12.2 0.0 12.0 11.9
98 Dave Ferriss SP 6 1945-1950 11.6 3.0 -0.0 8.6 -0.0 11.6 11.6
99 Vern Bickford SP 7 1948-1954 11.5 -1.3 -0.1 12.9 0.0 11.5 11.5
100 Jim Wilson SP 12 1945-1958 11.4 0.3 -0.0 11.2 0.0 12.9 12.1
 
Randy Gumpert SP 10 1936-1952 6.5 -0.7 0.0 7.3 -0.0 8.7 7.6