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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 Walter Johnson SP 21 1907-1927 164.3 12.8 -0.2 151.6 0.0 88.9 126.6
2 Pete Alexander SP 20 1911-1930 118.9 3.2 -0.2 115.9 0.1 69.4 94.1
3 Lefty Grove SP 17 1925-1941 107.0 -6.4 0.0 113.3 0.1 65.7 86.3
4 Red Faber SP 20 1914-1933 63.9 -3.5 -0.1 67.4 0.0 40.3 52.1
5 Stan Coveleski SP 14 1912-1928 60.9 -5.0 -0.1 65.9 0.1 50.2 55.5
6 Dazzy Vance SP 16 1915-1935 60.0 -2.5 -0.1 62.5 0.1 49.3 54.6
7 Jack Quinn SP 23 1909-1933 58.5 -1.1 0.0 59.6 0.0 32.9 45.7
8 Eddie Cicotte SP 14 1905-1920 58.4 1.1 -0.1 57.3 0.0 44.2 51.3
9 Urban Shocker SP 13 1916-1928 58.3 3.8 -0.0 54.5 0.1 44.8 51.6
10 Eppa Rixey SP 21 1912-1933 55.8 -1.3 -0.2 57.2 0.1 33.9 44.8
11 George Uhle SP 17 1919-1936 55.6 10.6 0.0 45.0 0.0 44.3 50.0
12 Wilbur Cooper SP 15 1912-1926 53.5 4.8 -0.1 48.8 0.0 41.7 47.6
13 Burleigh Grimes SP 19 1916-1934 52.7 6.1 -0.2 46.7 0.0 40.9 46.8
14 Waite Hoyt SP 21 1918-1938 52.6 -1.6 0.0 54.2 0.0 34.7 43.7
15 Babe Adams SP 19 1906-1926 52.2 2.6 -0.1 49.7 -0.0 41.2 46.7
16 Carl Mays SP 15 1915-1929 51.1 7.6 -0.0 43.5 0.0 39.1 45.1
17 Eddie Rommel SP 13 1920-1932 49.8 -0.5 0.0 50.3 0.0 37.4 43.6
18 Dolf Luque SP 20 1914-1935 48.0 4.5 -0.1 43.6 -0.1 36.4 42.2
19 Bob Shawkey SP 15 1913-1927 46.7 0.5 -0.1 46.2 0.0 35.3 41.0
20 Hippo Vaughn SP 13 1908-1921 46.5 -0.1 -0.1 46.8 -0.0 41.7 44.1
21 Herb Pennock SP 22 1912-1934 45.5 0.8 0.0 44.6 -0.0 36.4 40.9
22 Red Lucas SP 16 1923-1938 44.2 11.6 0.0 32.6 0.0 32.2 38.2
23 Sad Sam Jones SP 22 1914-1935 43.0 2.9 0.0 40.1 0.0 27.8 35.4
24 Hooks Dauss SP 15 1912-1926 41.2 4.0 -0.1 37.2 0.0 28.5 34.9
25 Tom Zachary SP 19 1918-1936 40.1 2.6 -0.1 37.6 0.1 29.5 34.8
26 Smoky Joe Wood SP 14 1908-1922 39.8 14.0 -1.5 29.4 -2.1 34.4 37.1
27 Howard Ehmke SP 15 1915-1930 39.1 -0.7 0.0 39.7 0.0 32.5 35.8
28 Jeff Pfeffer SP 13 1911-1924 38.1 0.1 -0.2 38.3 -0.0 38.0 38.1
29 Bullet Joe Bush SP 17 1912-1928 37.3 5.8 -0.1 31.6 -0.0 33.6 35.4
30 Charlie Root SP 17 1923-1941 37.3 0.0 -0.1 37.4 -0.1 26.0 31.7
31 Earl Whitehill SP 17 1923-1939 37.3 1.1 -0.0 36.2 0.1 27.1 32.2
32 Dutch Leonard SP 11 1913-1925 36.9 -0.4 -0.0 37.3 0.0 34.0 35.4
33 Rube Walberg SP 15 1923-1937 36.8 -2.1 0.0 38.9 0.0 27.4 32.1
34 Ray Caldwell SP 12 1910-1921 36.4 5.8 -0.2 31.0 -0.2 31.4 33.9
35 Freddie Fitzsimmons SP 19 1925-1943 35.8 2.4 -0.1 33.6 -0.0 23.4 29.6
36 Slim Sallee SP 14 1908-1921 34.1 -1.0 -0.1 35.2 0.0 30.2 32.2
37 Jesse Haines SP 19 1918-1937 32.7 -3.0 -0.1 35.8 0.0 22.1 27.4
38 Rube Marquard SP 18 1908-1925 32.6 -2.2 -0.1 34.9 0.0 30.1 31.4
39 Bill Sherdel SP 15 1918-1932 31.3 3.5 -0.1 27.9 -0.1 23.9 27.6
40 Willis Hudlin SP 16 1926-1944 31.1 0.4 0.0 30.7 0.0 28.6 29.9
41 Claude Hendrix SP 10 1911-1920 30.9 6.0 -0.0 24.9 0.0 28.0 29.5
42 Firpo Marberry SP 14 1923-1936 30.5 -1.0 0.0 31.4 0.0 26.6 28.5
43 Jim Bagby SP 9 1912-1923 30.4 1.2 -0.0 29.1 0.0 32.0 31.2
44 Dutch Ruether SP 11 1917-1927 29.0 5.8 -0.1 23.3 -0.1 25.7 27.3
45 Art Nehf SP 15 1915-1929 29.0 4.2 -0.1 24.9 -0.0 24.7 26.9
46 Lee Meadows SP 15 1915-1929 28.7 -2.3 -0.1 31.1 -0.0 25.2 27.0
47 General Crowder SP 11 1926-1936 28.3 -0.9 0.0 29.2 0.0 28.7 28.5
48 George Mogridge SP 15 1911-1927 28.0 -1.0 -0.0 29.0 0.0 24.6 26.3
49 Syl Johnson SP 19 1922-1940 27.8 -1.5 -0.1 29.4 -0.1 22.4 25.1
50 Reb Russell SP 9 1913-1923 27.7 6.0 -0.0 22.4 -0.6 27.2 27.4
51 Sherry Smith SP 14 1911-1927 27.1 2.5 -0.1 24.6 -0.0 23.0 25.0
52 Watty Clark SP 12 1924-1937 26.9 0.2 -0.0 26.8 0.0 28.1 27.5
53 Lefty Tyler SP 12 1910-1921 26.3 4.4 -0.1 22.0 -0.0 22.8 24.5
54 Hal Carlson SP 14 1917-1930 26.0 0.8 -0.1 25.3 -0.0 26.2 26.1
55 Bob Smith SP 15 1923-1937 25.7 0.4 0.1 23.8 1.6 22.3 24.0
56 Fred Toney SP 12 1911-1923 25.7 -2.5 -0.1 28.3 0.0 26.1 25.9
57 Tommy Thomas SP 12 1926-1937 25.5 -0.4 0.0 25.9 0.0 26.5 26.0
58 Lefty Stewart SP 10 1921-1935 25.5 1.2 -0.0 24.2 0.0 25.6 25.5
59 Jim Scott SP 9 1909-1917 25.0 -2.6 -0.1 27.7 -0.1 24.0 24.5
60 Ray Kremer SP 10 1924-1933 25.0 -1.5 -0.1 26.6 0.0 26.2 25.6
61 Jeff Tesreau SP 7 1912-1918 24.5 1.9 -0.1 22.6 0.0 24.5 24.5
62 Earl Hamilton SP 14 1911-1924 24.4 -0.7 -0.1 25.2 -0.0 21.5 22.9
63 Carl Weilman SP 8 1912-1920 24.2 -0.6 -0.1 24.8 0.0 24.1 24.1
64 Clarence Mitchell SP 18 1911-1932 23.6 4.3 -0.6 20.3 -0.5 18.9 21.3
65 Sam Gray SP 10 1924-1933 23.4 -0.7 0.0 24.1 0.0 23.5 23.5
66 Bill Doak SP 16 1912-1929 23.4 -5.7 -0.1 29.3 -0.0 23.6 23.5
67 Dick Rudolph SP 13 1910-1927 23.2 2.0 -0.1 21.3 0.0 24.8 24.0
68 Vean Gregg SP 8 1911-1925 23.1 -1.2 -0.0 24.3 -0.0 23.1 23.1
69 George Blaeholder SP 11 1925-1936 22.1 -3.1 -0.0 25.1 0.0 19.2 20.6
70 George Earnshaw SP 9 1928-1936 22.0 1.3 0.0 20.8 0.0 23.6 22.8
71 Jesse Barnes SP 13 1915-1927 21.9 0.7 -0.1 21.3 -0.0 21.0 21.4
72 Ray Fisher SP 10 1910-1920 20.8 -0.6 -0.1 21.4 -0.0 21.5 21.1
73 Lloyd Brown SP 12 1925-1940 20.1 0.5 0.0 19.7 -0.0 20.1 20.1
74 Leon Cadore SP 10 1915-1924 19.5 0.6 -0.0 19.0 -0.0 20.1 19.8
75 Guy Bush SP 17 1923-1945 19.4 -2.7 -0.1 22.1 -0.0 18.1 18.7
76 Johnny Morrison SP 10 1920-1930 19.0 -2.6 -0.1 21.6 0.0 18.6 18.8
77 Pat Malone SP 10 1928-1937 18.8 -1.0 -0.1 19.9 0.0 22.0 20.4
78 Pete Donohue SP 12 1921-1932 18.8 2.4 -0.1 16.5 0.0 19.9 19.3
79 Jim Shaw SP 9 1913-1921 17.7 -1.5 -0.1 19.2 0.0 18.0 17.8
80 Larry Benton SP 13 1923-1935 17.6 -2.2 -0.1 19.9 0.0 18.1 17.9
81 Joe Shaute SP 13 1922-1934 17.5 3.3 -0.0 14.2 -0.0 19.2 18.4
82 Larry Cheney SP 9 1911-1919 17.4 0.8 -0.1 16.7 0.0 18.6 18.0
83 Vic Aldridge SP 9 1917-1928 17.2 0.6 -0.0 16.7 0.0 17.1 17.2
84 Vic Sorrell SP 10 1928-1937 17.1 -3.2 0.0 20.3 0.0 17.8 17.4
85 Jack Scott SP 12 1916-1929 17.0 5.3 -0.1 11.8 -0.0 16.4 16.7
86 Harry Coveleski SP 9 1907-1918 16.9 -0.3 -0.1 17.3 0.0 19.4 18.2
87 Jack Russell SP 15 1926-1940 16.7 -1.3 0.0 18.1 -0.1 15.8 16.3
88 Joe Benz SP 9 1911-1919 16.7 -2.7 -0.0 19.4 -0.0 16.2 16.4
89 Rip Collins SP 11 1920-1931 16.4 -2.6 0.0 18.9 0.0 19.0 17.7
90 Guy Morton SP 11 1914-1924 16.3 -3.1 -0.0 19.4 -0.0 16.6 16.5
91 Sloppy Thurston SP 9 1923-1933 16.3 4.1 -0.0 12.2 -0.0 17.2 16.7
92 Milt Gaston SP 11 1924-1934 16.2 -0.1 0.0 16.3 0.0 17.3 16.8
93 Rube Benton SP 15 1910-1925 16.1 -2.0 -0.1 18.3 -0.0 14.3 15.2
94 Elam Vangilder SP 11 1919-1929 15.2 2.0 0.0 13.2 0.0 18.3 16.8
95 Al Mamaux SP 12 1913-1924 15.1 0.4 -0.0 14.8 -0.0 17.7 16.4
96 Phil Collins SP 8 1923-1935 14.8 -0.9 -0.1 15.7 0.0 15.5 15.2
97 Ben Cantwell SP 11 1927-1937 14.7 1.2 -0.0 13.6 -0.0 15.9 15.3
98 Bill Walker SP 10 1927-1936 14.6 -3.5 -0.1 18.1 0.0 16.3 15.4
99 Bill Hallahan SP 12 1925-1938 14.4 -1.5 -0.0 15.9 0.0 14.3 14.4
100 Ray Kolp SP 12 1921-1934 14.4 -0.9 -0.1 15.3 0.0 13.8 14.1