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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 Zack Greinke SP 16 2004-2019 71.7 5.1 -0.1 66.7 0.0 48.5 60.1
2 Justin Verlander SP 15 2005-2019 70.9 -0.5 0.0 71.4 0.0 49.4 60.2
3 Clayton Kershaw SP 12 2008-2019 68.0 2.6 -0.1 65.4 0.1 49.6 58.8
4 CC Sabathia SP 19 2001-2019 63.0 0.5 -0.0 62.5 0.0 39.3 51.2
5 Max Scherzer SP 12 2008-2019 60.3 1.7 -0.0 58.7 0.0 48.7 54.5
6 Cole Hamels SP 14 2006-2019 59.6 1.0 -0.1 58.7 0.1 37.6 48.6
7 Felix Hernandez SP 15 2005-2019 50.1 -0.2 0.0 50.2 0.0 38.6 44.3
8 Jon Lester SP 14 2006-2019 45.5 -0.4 -0.1 45.9 0.0 35.0 40.2
9 Chris Sale SP 10 2010-2019 45.3 -0.1 0.0 45.4 0.0 39.5 42.4
10 Cliff Lee SP 13 2002-2014 43.5 0.6 -0.0 42.8 0.1 39.8 41.6
11 Adam Wainwright SP 14 2005-2019 40.2 4.2 -0.1 36.0 0.0 34.3 37.2
12 David Price SP 12 2008-2019 39.7 -0.3 0.0 40.0 0.0 32.1 35.9
13 Jake Peavy SP 15 2002-2016 39.6 2.1 -0.0 37.5 0.0 30.7 35.1
14 John Lackey SP 15 2002-2017 37.6 -0.8 -0.0 38.4 0.0 29.3 33.4
15 Madison Bumgarner SP 11 2009-2019 37.1 4.6 -0.1 32.5 0.1 29.9 33.5
16 Dan Haren SP 13 2003-2015 35.0 2.2 -0.1 32.9 -0.0 33.2 34.1
17 Jacob deGrom SP 6 2014-2019 34.9 2.2 -0.1 32.7 0.0 34.9 34.9
18 Jered Weaver SP 12 2006-2017 34.4 -0.3 0.0 34.6 0.0 31.1 32.7
19 Stephen Strasburg SP 10 2010-2019 33.9 1.3 -0.1 32.6 0.0 29.8 31.9
20 Corey Kluber SP 9 2011-2019 33.1 -0.0 0.0 33.2 0.0 34.0 33.6
21 Johnny Cueto SP 12 2008-2019 32.3 -2.1 -0.0 34.4 0.0 28.1 30.2
22 James Shields SP 13 2006-2018 30.5 0.3 -0.0 30.2 0.0 27.8 29.2
23 Gio Gonzalez SP 12 2008-2019 29.2 -1.5 -0.0 30.7 0.0 26.4 27.8
24 Matt Cain SP 13 2005-2017 29.1 -0.2 -0.0 29.4 0.0 29.0 29.1
25 A. J. Burnett SP 17 1999-2015 29.1 -0.8 -0.1 29.9 0.0 21.9 25.5
26 Anibal Sanchez SP 14 2006-2019 26.7 -2.0 -0.0 28.7 -0.0 24.8 25.7
27 Ervin Santana SP 15 2005-2019 25.9 -0.0 -0.0 25.9 0.0 25.1 25.5
28 Jake Arrieta SP 10 2010-2019 25.5 1.5 -0.1 24.0 0.0 25.5 25.5
29 Jose Quintana SP 8 2012-2019 24.6 -1.3 -0.0 25.9 0.0 23.8 24.2
30 Josh Johnson SP 9 2005-2013 24.2 -0.1 0.0 24.3 0.0 26.3 25.3
31 Gerrit Cole SP 7 2013-2019 24.0 0.6 -0.0 23.4 0.0 24.0 24.0
32 R. A. Dickey SP 15 2001-2017 23.9 0.6 0.0 23.3 0.0 22.6 23.3
33 Bronson Arroyo SP 16 2000-2017 23.7 -1.2 -0.1 24.9 0.1 22.8 23.2
34 Scott Kazmir SP 12 2004-2016 22.8 -0.4 0.0 23.2 0.0 23.2 23.0
35 Lance Lynn SP 8 2011-2019 22.2 -0.9 -0.0 23.1 0.0 21.6 21.9
36 Yovani Gallardo SP 12 2007-2018 21.9 3.1 -0.0 18.8 0.0 20.5 21.2
37 Yu Darvish SP 7 2012-2019 21.8 -0.3 -0.0 22.1 0.0 21.8 21.8
38 J. A. Happ SP 13 2007-2019 21.8 -0.3 0.0 22.1 -0.0 21.0 21.4
39 Jordan Zimmermann SP 11 2009-2019 21.3 0.7 -0.0 20.5 0.1 21.2 21.3
40 Ubaldo Jimenez SP 12 2006-2017 21.0 -0.6 -0.0 21.6 0.0 23.3 22.1
41 Carlos Carrasco SP 10 2009-2019 20.7 0.2 0.0 20.6 0.0 22.0 21.4
42 Hiroki Kuroda SP 7 2008-2014 20.7 -0.7 -0.0 21.4 0.0 20.7 20.7
43 Dallas Keuchel SP 8 2012-2019 20.3 -0.2 -0.0 20.5 -0.0 20.5 20.4
44 Julio Teheran SP 9 2011-2019 20.2 0.7 -0.1 19.5 0.0 20.4 20.3
45 John Danks SP 10 2007-2016 20.2 -0.2 0.0 20.4 0.0 21.1 20.6
46 Aaron Harang SP 14 2002-2015 20.0 -3.8 -0.0 23.8 0.1 19.8 19.9
47 Jhoulys Chacin SP 11 2009-2019 20.0 1.0 -0.1 19.0 0.0 20.0 20.0
48 Rick Porcello SP 11 2009-2019 19.9 0.0 0.0 19.8 0.0 19.3 19.6
49 Tim Lincecum SP 10 2007-2016 19.7 -0.4 -0.0 20.0 0.0 23.9 21.8
50 Doug Fister SP 10 2009-2018 19.6 0.1 -0.0 19.5 0.0 19.3 19.5
51 Aaron Nola SP 5 2015-2019 19.6 -0.6 -0.0 20.3 0.0 19.6 19.6
52 Kyle Hendricks SP 6 2014-2019 19.5 -1.0 -0.1 20.6 0.0 19.5 19.5
53 Tanner Roark SP 7 2013-2019 19.5 0.3 -0.1 19.3 0.0 19.5 19.5
54 Kyle Lohse SP 16 2001-2016 18.5 -0.6 -0.1 19.1 0.0 18.0 18.3
55 Sonny Gray SP 7 2013-2019 18.3 -0.1 -0.0 18.4 0.0 18.3 18.3
56 Francisco Liriano SP 14 2005-2019 18.1 0.2 -0.0 17.9 -0.1 17.7 17.9
57 Mike Minor SP 8 2010-2019 17.8 0.0 -0.0 17.8 0.0 18.5 18.2
58 Jeremy Guthrie SP 13 2004-2017 17.8 -0.3 0.0 18.1 0.0 18.9 18.4
59 Clay Buchholz SP 13 2007-2019 17.7 -0.2 0.0 17.9 0.0 20.6 19.1
60 Patrick Corbin SP 7 2012-2019 17.5 0.8 -0.1 16.8 0.0 17.5 17.5
61 C. J. Wilson SP 11 2005-2015 17.3 0.2 0.0 17.1 0.0 19.2 18.2
62 Erik Bedard SP 11 2002-2014 17.3 0.0 0.0 17.3 0.0 17.3 17.3
63 Chris Young SP 13 2004-2017 17.3 0.6 0.0 16.6 0.0 16.3 16.8
64 Chad Billingsley SP 9 2006-2015 17.2 0.3 -0.0 16.9 0.0 17.4 17.3
65 Hisashi Iwakuma SP 6 2012-2017 17.2 -0.1 0.0 17.3 0.0 17.2 17.2
66 Masahiro Tanaka SP 6 2014-2019 17.2 -0.2 0.0 17.4 0.0 17.2 17.2
67 Jason Vargas SP 14 2005-2019 16.9 0.3 -0.0 16.7 0.0 16.8 16.9
68 Ian Kennedy SP 13 2007-2019 16.8 1.0 -0.0 15.7 0.0 18.0 17.4
69 Mike Leake SP 10 2010-2019 16.7 2.7 -0.0 14.1 0.0 14.5 15.6
70 Danny Duffy SP 9 2011-2019 16.0 0.0 0.0 16.0 0.0 15.7 15.8
71 Trevor Bauer SP 8 2012-2019 15.6 -0.1 -0.0 15.8 0.0 16.0 15.8
72 Gavin Floyd SP 13 2004-2016 15.6 -0.7 -0.0 16.3 0.0 17.2 16.4
73 Scott Baker SP 10 2005-2015 15.6 -0.1 0.0 15.7 0.0 16.6 16.1
74 Noah Syndergaard SP 5 2015-2019 15.4 1.3 -0.0 14.1 0.0 15.4 15.4
75 Carlos Martinez SP 7 2013-2019 15.2 1.0 -0.0 14.3 -0.1 15.2 15.2
76 Jeff Samardzija SP 12 2008-2019 15.0 -0.2 -0.0 15.3 -0.0 16.0 15.5
77 Hyun-jin Ryu SP 6 2013-2019 14.8 1.3 -0.0 13.5 0.0 14.8 14.8
78 Marcus Stroman SP 6 2014-2019 14.6 0.1 -0.0 14.5 0.0 14.6 14.6
79 Jose Fernandez SP 4 2013-2016 14.0 1.2 -0.0 12.8 0.0 14.0 14.0
80 Chris Archer SP 8 2012-2019 13.6 -0.2 -0.0 13.8 0.0 13.7 13.7
81 Rich Hill SP 15 2005-2019 13.6 -0.8 -0.0 14.4 0.0 14.9 14.2
82 Eduardo Rodriguez SP 5 2015-2019 13.6 -0.2 0.0 13.7 0.0 13.6 13.6
83 Ricky Nolasco SP 12 2006-2017 13.5 0.3 0.0 13.1 0.0 13.5 13.5
84 Shaun Marcum SP 9 2005-2015 13.5 0.4 0.0 13.1 0.0 14.4 13.9
85 Jake Odorizzi SP 8 2012-2019 13.3 -0.1 0.0 13.4 0.0 13.2 13.2
86 Jorge De La Rosa SP 15 2004-2018 13.2 -1.4 -0.0 14.7 -0.1 14.3 13.7
87 Wandy Rodriguez SP 11 2005-2015 13.0 -0.8 0.0 13.8 0.0 16.0 14.5
88 James Paxton SP 7 2013-2019 12.8 -0.1 0.0 12.9 0.0 12.8 12.8
89 Mat Latos SP 9 2009-2017 12.7 0.1 -0.0 12.7 0.0 13.2 13.0
90 Mike Clevinger SP 4 2016-2019 12.6 -0.1 0.0 12.7 0.0 12.6 12.6
91 German Marquez SP 4 2016-2019 12.6 1.0 -0.0 11.7 0.0 12.6 12.6
92 Ivan Nova SP 10 2010-2019 12.5 -1.4 -0.0 13.9 0.0 12.4 12.4
93 Marco Estrada SP 12 2008-2019 12.5 0.3 0.0 12.2 -0.0 13.5 13.0
94 Chien-Ming Wang SP 9 2005-2016 12.5 -0.3 0.0 12.8 0.0 14.7 13.6
95 Zach Duke SP 15 2005-2019 12.3 1.7 -0.0 10.8 -0.1 13.2 12.7
96 Jason Hammel SP 13 2006-2018 12.3 -0.5 -0.0 12.8 0.0 13.2 12.7
97 Luis Severino SP 5 2015-2019 12.3 -0.1 0.0 12.4 0.0 12.3 12.3
98 Matt Garza SP 12 2006-2017 12.2 -1.8 -0.0 14.0 0.0 14.4 13.3
99 Jeremy Hellickson SP 10 2010-2019 12.0 0.2 -0.0 11.8 0.0 13.0 12.5
100 Paul Maholm SP 10 2005-2014 11.9 -1.2 -0.0 13.1 -0.0 13.1 12.5
 
Kenta Maeda SP 4 2016-2019 5.4 0.3 -0.0 5.2 -0.0 5.4 5.4