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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 163.6 -1.7 -0.5 165.6 0.2 77.7 120.6
2 Kid Nichols SP 15 1890-1906 116.1 -0.0 -0.5 116.5 0.1 74.4 95.2
3 John Clarkson SP 12 1882-1894 83.2 -1.1 -0.9 84.9 0.2 74.6 78.9
4 Tony Mullane SP 13 1881-1894 66.5 7.5 -1.5 60.8 -0.4 49.6 58.1
5 Amos Rusie SP 10 1889-1901 65.8 0.9 -0.4 65.2 0.0 63.4 64.6
6 Vic Willis SP 13 1898-1910 64.2 -3.7 -0.2 68.0 0.1 49.8 57.0
7 Clark Griffith SP 21 1891-1914 62.5 4.2 -0.6 58.8 0.1 49.2 55.9
8 Charlie Buffinton SP 11 1882-1892 60.7 2.9 -2.6 60.7 -0.3 60.2 60.4
9 Bob Caruthers SP 10 1884-1893 59.6 18.6 -2.0 44.8 -1.8 55.7 57.7
10 Joe McGinnity SP 10 1899-1908 57.9 -2.8 -0.2 60.7 0.1 53.0 55.4
11 Rube Waddell SP 13 1897-1910 57.9 -2.4 -0.1 60.4 0.0 49.3 53.6
12 Jack Powell SP 16 1897-1912 56.6 0.8 -0.2 55.9 0.1 36.6 46.6
13 Al Orth SP 15 1895-1909 51.8 8.2 -0.9 44.5 -0.1 37.3 44.5
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 Jesse Tannehill SP 15 1894-1911 47.2 7.0 -0.2 40.8 -0.4 41.1 44.2
18 Noodles Hahn SP 8 1899-1906 44.1 -1.3 -0.1 45.4 0.1 44.1 44.1
19 Bill Donovan SP 18 1898-1918 42.7 0.6 -0.3 42.7 -0.3 35.0 38.9
20 Jack Chesbro SP 11 1899-1909 42.5 0.3 -0.1 42.3 0.0 40.9 41.7
21 Sam Leever SP 13 1898-1910 41.4 -0.5 -0.1 41.9 0.1 33.7 37.6
22 Kid Gleason SP 22 1888-1912 41.2 10.0 -3.5 33.0 1.8 39.0 40.1
23 Frank Dwyer SP 12 1888-1899 41.0 -0.6 -0.4 42.0 0.0 36.0 38.5
24 Sadie McMahon SP 9 1889-1897 40.8 -2.7 -0.2 43.6 0.1 40.8 40.8
25 Pink Hawley SP 10 1892-1901 40.0 1.1 -0.1 38.9 0.1 37.7 38.8
26 Bill Dinneen SP 12 1898-1909 39.5 -0.5 -0.3 40.3 0.0 35.7 37.6
27 Nig Cuppy SP 10 1892-1901 39.4 0.4 -0.2 39.2 0.0 37.1 38.3
28 Bill Hutchinson SP 9 1884-1897 38.9 -1.8 -0.6 41.2 0.1 39.3 39.1
29 Ed Morris SP 7 1884-1890 38.4 -3.7 -0.2 42.4 -0.0 38.4 38.4
30 Gus Weyhing SP 14 1887-1901 37.8 -9.8 -0.1 47.7 0.0 35.4 36.6
31 Dave Foutz SP 13 1884-1896 35.5 13.8 0.4 22.7 -1.5 34.2 34.8
32 Jack Taylor SP 10 1898-1907 35.0 3.7 -0.1 31.3 0.1 34.7 34.8
33 Brickyard Kennedy SP 12 1892-1903 34.9 2.8 -0.1 32.1 0.1 30.9 32.9
34 Frank Killen SP 10 1891-1900 34.4 3.9 -0.1 30.5 0.1 33.6 34.0
35 Harry Howell SP 13 1898-1910 33.9 2.1 -1.2 32.8 0.2 31.1 32.5
36 Deacon Phillippe SP 13 1899-1911 33.8 -0.3 -0.1 34.2 0.1 30.5 32.2
37 Adonis Terry SP 14 1884-1897 31.3 3.4 -0.8 29.7 -0.9 28.5 29.9
38 Ice Box Chamberlain SP 10 1886-1896 30.7 0.4 -0.1 30.4 -0.1 30.2 30.5
39 Jouett Meekin SP 10 1891-1900 27.8 2.2 -0.1 25.7 0.1 29.3 28.6
40 Win Mercer SP 9 1894-1902 27.3 5.6 -2.7 24.0 0.3 26.5 26.9
41 Ben Sanders SP 5 1888-1892 27.1 3.8 -0.5 24.1 -0.3 27.1 27.1
42 Jake Weimer SP 7 1903-1909 26.7 1.0 -0.1 25.8 0.1 26.7 26.7
43 Matt Kilroy SP 10 1886-1898 26.2 3.1 0.0 23.2 -0.1 29.1 27.6
44 Billy Rhines SP 9 1890-1899 25.9 -2.6 -0.2 28.6 0.0 28.2 27.1
45 Jimmy Callahan SP 13 1894-1913 24.8 13.1 -1.9 15.8 -2.2 23.9 24.3
46 Frank Kitson SP 10 1898-1907 24.3 3.5 -0.2 20.9 -0.1 24.2 24.2
47 Harry Staley SP 8 1888-1895 23.3 -2.5 -0.2 25.9 0.1 22.9 23.1
48 Henry Boyle SP 6 1884-1889 22.7 0.8 0.2 22.1 -0.3 22.7 22.7
49 Jack Taylor SP 9 1891-1899 22.6 0.7 -0.1 22.0 0.0 22.7 22.7
50 Red Donahue SP 13 1893-1906 22.3 -7.1 -0.2 29.5 0.1 23.9 23.1
51 Red Ehret SP 11 1888-1898 20.9 -2.4 -0.6 23.9 -0.1 21.0 21.0
52 Ed Seward SP 6 1885-1891 20.5 -0.1 -0.1 20.9 -0.2 20.5 20.5
53 Tully Sparks SP 12 1897-1910 20.2 -4.7 -0.1 24.9 0.1 21.4 20.8
54 Toad Ramsey SP 6 1885-1890 19.9 -1.2 0.0 21.1 -0.0 19.9 19.9
55 Ad Gumbert SP 9 1888-1896 19.9 4.8 -0.3 15.4 -0.1 18.6 19.2
56 Mark Baldwin SP 7 1887-1893 19.4 -5.2 -0.2 24.6 0.1 19.4 19.4
57 Bill Hoffer SP 6 1895-1901 19.4 0.2 -0.1 19.4 -0.1 19.4 19.4
58 Dan Casey SP 7 1884-1890 19.3 -3.4 -0.3 22.9 0.1 19.3 19.3
59 Ed Siever SP 7 1901-1908 18.4 -2.4 -0.0 20.8 0.0 18.4 18.4
60 Ted Lewis SP 6 1896-1901 18.3 -0.4 -0.1 18.8 0.0 18.3 18.3
61 Duke Esper SP 9 1890-1898 18.3 0.5 -0.1 18.0 0.1 17.8 18.1
62 Ed Stein SP 8 1890-1898 18.2 0.2 -0.1 18.0 0.1 18.9 18.5
63 Pretzels Getzien SP 9 1884-1892 18.0 -0.6 -0.5 18.9 0.2 18.1 18.0
64 Frank Foreman SP 11 1884-1902 17.1 1.8 -0.1 15.6 -0.1 19.7 18.4
65 Scott Stratton SP 8 1888-1895 16.2 5.5 -1.3 12.7 -0.7 17.4 16.8
66 Jim Hughes SP 4 1898-1902 15.0 1.4 -0.2 13.8 -0.0 15.0 15.0
67 Lady Baldwin SP 6 1884-1890 14.8 1.0 -0.2 14.0 -0.0 14.8 14.8
68 Bill Bernhard SP 9 1899-1907 14.7 -1.5 -0.1 16.3 0.0 17.3 16.0
69 Al Maul SP 15 1884-1901 14.7 4.7 -0.5 11.3 -0.8 17.7 16.2
70 Roy Patterson SP 7 1901-1907 14.5 -1.7 -0.1 16.3 0.0 14.5 14.5
71 George Hemming SP 8 1890-1897 14.5 -0.6 -0.1 15.1 0.1 16.6 15.5
72 Ned Garvin SP 7 1896-1904 14.4 -4.1 -0.0 18.5 0.1 14.4 14.4
73 Chick Fraser SP 14 1896-1909 14.2 -2.8 -0.2 17.0 0.1 17.5 15.8
74 Bill Duggleby SP 8 1898-1907 14.0 -1.3 -0.1 15.3 0.1 15.0 14.5
75 Jesse Duryea SP 5 1889-1893 13.9 0.5 -0.1 13.5 0.0 13.9 13.9
76 Togie Pittinger SP 8 1900-1907 13.8 -5.9 -0.1 19.7 0.1 15.4 14.6
77 Willie Sudhoff SP 10 1897-1906 13.4 -0.9 -0.3 14.6 0.0 15.8 14.6
78 Dummy Taylor SP 9 1900-1908 13.0 -2.6 -0.1 15.6 0.1 12.3 12.6
79 Fred Glade SP 6 1902-1908 12.1 -0.6 0.0 12.7 -0.0 12.1 12.1
80 Carl Lundgren SP 8 1902-1909 12.1 -1.1 -0.1 13.2 0.1 14.4 13.3
81 Willie McGill SP 7 1890-1896 11.7 0.7 -0.0 10.9 0.1 11.7 11.7
82 Doc McJames SP 6 1895-1901 11.4 -3.5 -0.1 14.9 0.1 11.4 11.4
83 Bert Cunningham SP 12 1887-1901 11.2 0.1 -0.1 11.2 0.0 16.6 13.9
84 Casey Patten SP 8 1901-1908 10.8 -3.9 -0.1 14.7 -0.0 12.0 11.4
85 George Winter SP 8 1901-1908 10.6 -1.0 -0.1 11.6 0.0 11.3 10.9
86 Jerry Nops SP 6 1896-1901 10.2 -0.5 -0.0 10.7 0.0 10.2 10.2
87 Nick Altrock SP 19 1898-1933 10.1 0.5 -0.0 9.7 -0.1 12.1 11.1
88 George Haddock SP 7 1888-1894 9.9 1.8 -0.3 8.4 -0.0 9.9 9.9
89 Wiley Piatt SP 6 1898-1903 9.8 1.1 -0.1 8.7 0.1 9.8 9.8
90 Bob Wicker SP 6 1901-1906 9.7 0.2 -0.0 9.6 -0.0 9.7 9.7
91 Lee Viau SP 5 1888-1892 8.8 -2.6 -0.1 11.6 -0.0 8.8 8.8
92 Tom Lovett SP 6 1885-1894 8.8 -1.4 -0.2 10.4 0.0 8.8 8.8
93 Doc Newton SP 8 1900-1909 8.7 -1.0 -0.1 9.8 0.0 9.2 9.0
94 John Ewing SP 6 1883-1891 8.4 -1.3 -0.0 9.7 0.0 8.4 8.4
95 Tom Parrott SP 4 1893-1896 8.2 2.8 0.3 5.6 -0.5 8.2 8.2
96 Phil Knell SP 6 1888-1895 8.2 -2.7 -0.1 10.9 0.0 8.2 8.2
97 Jack Cronin SP 7 1895-1904 8.1 -0.9 0.1 8.9 -0.0 8.1 8.1
98 Zeke Wilson SP 5 1895-1899 8.0 -1.0 -0.0 9.0 0.0 8.0 8.0
99 Arlie Pond SP 4 1895-1898 7.8 0.2 -0.0 7.5 0.0 7.8 7.8
100 Phenomenal Smith SP 8 1884-1891 7.7 2.8 -0.3 5.1 -0.0 8.5 8.1