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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 Christy Mathewson SP 17 1900-1916 103.9 6.5 -0.3 97.6 0.1 68.5 86.2
4 Eddie Plank SP 17 1901-1917 91.0 3.4 -0.1 87.8 0.0 51.0 71.0
5 Ed Walsh SP 14 1904-1917 65.8 2.2 0.0 63.7 -0.1 62.3 64.1
6 Amos Rusie SP 10 1889-1901 65.8 0.9 -0.4 65.2 0.0 63.4 64.6
7 Vic Willis SP 13 1898-1910 64.2 -3.7 -0.2 68.0 0.1 49.8 57.0
8 Clark Griffith SP 21 1891-1914 62.5 4.2 -0.6 58.8 0.1 49.2 55.9
9 Joe McGinnity SP 10 1899-1908 57.9 -2.8 -0.2 60.7 0.1 53.0 55.4
10 Rube Waddell SP 13 1897-1910 57.9 -2.4 -0.1 60.4 0.0 49.3 53.6
11 Mordecai Brown SP 14 1903-1916 57.4 1.1 -0.0 56.2 0.1 42.9 50.1
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 Jack Stivetts SP 11 1889-1899 48.5 9.3 -0.5 40.3 -0.6 44.5 46.5
16 George Mullin SP 14 1902-1915 47.5 12.6 -0.1 35.0 -0.0 36.6 42.0
17 Chief Bender SP 16 1903-1925 47.3 5.2 -0.1 42.3 -0.1 33.4 40.4
18 Nap Rucker SP 10 1907-1916 47.3 0.1 -0.1 47.2 0.1 44.8 46.0
19 Jesse Tannehill SP 15 1894-1911 47.2 7.0 -0.2 40.8 -0.4 41.1 44.2
20 Doc White SP 13 1901-1913 46.7 5.7 -0.6 41.9 -0.4 36.4 41.5
21 Addie Joss SP 9 1902-1910 44.7 -2.2 -0.1 46.9 -0.0 39.2 42.0
22 Noodles Hahn SP 8 1899-1906 44.1 -1.3 -0.1 45.4 0.1 44.1 44.1
23 Bill Donovan SP 18 1898-1918 42.7 0.6 -0.3 42.7 -0.3 35.0 38.9
24 Jack Chesbro SP 11 1899-1909 42.5 0.3 -0.1 42.3 0.0 40.9 41.7
25 Sam Leever SP 13 1898-1910 41.4 -0.5 -0.1 41.9 0.1 33.7 37.6
26 Kid Gleason SP 22 1888-1912 41.2 10.0 -3.5 33.0 1.8 39.0 40.1
27 Frank Dwyer SP 12 1888-1899 41.0 -0.6 -0.4 42.0 0.0 36.0 38.5
28 Sadie McMahon SP 9 1889-1897 40.8 -2.7 -0.2 43.6 0.1 40.8 40.8
29 Pink Hawley SP 10 1892-1901 40.0 1.1 -0.1 38.9 0.1 37.7 38.8
30 Bill Dinneen SP 12 1898-1909 39.5 -0.5 -0.3 40.3 0.0 35.7 37.6
31 Nig Cuppy SP 10 1892-1901 39.4 0.4 -0.2 39.2 0.0 37.1 38.3
32 Bill Hutchinson SP 9 1884-1897 38.9 -1.8 -0.6 41.2 0.1 39.3 39.1
33 Jack Taylor SP 10 1898-1907 35.0 3.7 -0.1 31.3 0.1 34.7 34.8
34 Brickyard Kennedy SP 12 1892-1903 34.9 2.8 -0.1 32.1 0.1 30.9 32.9
35 Ed Reulbach SP 13 1905-1917 34.8 -2.5 -0.1 37.3 0.0 31.6 33.2
36 Frank Killen SP 10 1891-1900 34.4 3.9 -0.1 30.5 0.1 33.6 34.0
37 Harry Howell SP 13 1898-1910 33.9 2.1 -1.2 32.8 0.2 31.1 32.5
38 Deacon Phillippe SP 13 1899-1911 33.8 -0.3 -0.1 34.2 0.1 30.5 32.2
39 Hooks Wiltse SP 12 1904-1915 30.2 2.3 -0.1 27.9 0.1 26.4 28.3
40 Bob Ewing SP 11 1902-1912 29.4 0.5 -0.1 29.0 -0.0 30.6 30.0
41 Jouett Meekin SP 10 1891-1900 27.8 2.2 -0.1 25.7 0.1 29.3 28.6
42 Jack Coombs SP 14 1906-1920 27.4 3.9 0.1 23.8 -0.3 27.3 27.4
43 Win Mercer SP 9 1894-1902 27.3 5.6 -2.7 24.0 0.3 26.5 26.9
44 Ed Killian SP 8 1903-1910 26.8 1.5 0.1 25.2 -0.0 27.1 26.9
45 Jake Weimer SP 7 1903-1909 26.7 1.0 -0.1 25.8 0.1 26.7 26.7
46 Earl Moore SP 14 1901-1914 26.2 -4.4 -0.1 30.6 0.1 28.4 27.3
47 Billy Rhines SP 9 1890-1899 25.9 -2.6 -0.2 28.6 0.0 28.2 27.1
48 Jimmy Callahan SP 13 1894-1913 24.8 13.1 -1.9 15.8 -2.2 23.9 24.3
49 Frank Kitson SP 10 1898-1907 24.3 3.5 -0.2 20.9 -0.1 24.2 24.2
50 Red Ames SP 17 1903-1919 24.1 -4.1 -0.1 28.3 0.0 17.5 20.8
51 Jack Taylor SP 9 1891-1899 22.6 0.7 -0.1 22.0 0.0 22.7 22.7
52 Red Donahue SP 13 1893-1906 22.3 -7.1 -0.2 29.5 0.1 23.9 23.1
53 Orval Overall SP 7 1905-1913 22.2 0.6 -0.1 21.6 0.1 22.2 22.2
54 Frank Smith SP 11 1904-1915 21.9 4.6 -0.0 17.3 0.0 24.6 23.2
55 Lefty Leifield SP 12 1905-1920 21.2 0.0 -0.1 21.2 0.1 20.1 20.7
56 Barney Pelty SP 10 1903-1912 20.9 -2.3 -0.2 23.4 0.0 20.4 20.7
57 Red Ehret SP 11 1888-1898 20.9 -2.4 -0.6 23.9 -0.1 21.0 21.0
58 Cy Falkenberg SP 12 1903-1917 20.7 -2.5 0.0 23.2 0.0 23.2 22.0
59 Tully Sparks SP 12 1897-1910 20.2 -4.7 -0.1 24.9 0.1 21.4 20.8
60 Ad Gumbert SP 9 1888-1896 19.9 4.8 -0.3 15.4 -0.1 18.6 19.2
61 Bill Hoffer SP 6 1895-1901 19.4 0.2 -0.1 19.4 -0.1 19.4 19.4
62 Ed Siever SP 7 1901-1908 18.4 -2.4 -0.0 20.8 0.0 18.4 18.4
63 Ted Lewis SP 6 1896-1901 18.3 -0.4 -0.1 18.8 0.0 18.3 18.3
64 Duke Esper SP 9 1890-1898 18.3 0.5 -0.1 18.0 0.1 17.8 18.1
65 Ed Stein SP 8 1890-1898 18.2 0.2 -0.1 18.0 0.1 18.9 18.5
66 George McQuillan SP 10 1907-1918 18.2 -2.2 -0.0 20.4 0.0 21.0 19.6
67 Frank Foreman SP 11 1884-1902 17.1 1.8 -0.1 15.6 -0.1 19.7 18.4
68 Howie Camnitz SP 11 1904-1915 15.6 -3.7 -0.0 19.2 0.1 18.0 16.8
69 Tom Hughes SP 13 1900-1913 15.5 1.7 -0.0 13.9 -0.1 17.8 16.6
70 Jim Hughes SP 4 1898-1902 15.0 1.4 -0.2 13.8 -0.0 15.0 15.0
71 Bill Bernhard SP 9 1899-1907 14.7 -1.5 -0.1 16.3 0.0 17.3 16.0
72 Al Maul SP 15 1884-1901 14.7 4.7 -0.5 11.3 -0.8 17.7 16.2
73 Roy Patterson SP 7 1901-1907 14.5 -1.7 -0.1 16.3 0.0 14.5 14.5
74 George Hemming SP 8 1890-1897 14.5 -0.6 -0.1 15.1 0.1 16.6 15.5
75 Ned Garvin SP 7 1896-1904 14.4 -4.1 -0.0 18.5 0.1 14.4 14.4
76 Chick Fraser SP 14 1896-1909 14.2 -2.8 -0.2 17.0 0.1 17.5 15.8
77 Lew Richie SP 8 1906-1913 14.1 -1.2 -0.1 15.3 0.0 16.0 15.0
78 Bill Duggleby SP 8 1898-1907 14.0 -1.3 -0.1 15.3 0.1 15.0 14.5
79 Togie Pittinger SP 8 1900-1907 13.8 -5.9 -0.1 19.7 0.1 15.4 14.6
80 Ed Karger SP 6 1906-1911 13.5 2.4 -0.1 11.1 0.0 13.5 13.5
81 Willie Sudhoff SP 10 1897-1906 13.4 -0.9 -0.3 14.6 0.0 15.8 14.6
82 Dummy Taylor SP 9 1900-1908 13.0 -2.6 -0.1 15.6 0.1 12.3 12.6
83 Ed Willett SP 10 1906-1915 12.9 1.5 0.0 11.4 -0.0 14.8 13.9
84 Doc Scanlan SP 8 1903-1911 12.8 0.8 -0.0 12.0 0.0 13.4 13.1
85 Buster Brown SP 9 1905-1913 12.5 0.2 -0.1 12.4 0.0 13.1 12.8
86 Fred Glade SP 6 1902-1908 12.1 -0.6 0.0 12.7 -0.0 12.1 12.1
87 Carl Lundgren SP 8 1902-1909 12.1 -1.1 -0.1 13.2 0.1 14.4 13.3
88 Bob Rhoads SP 8 1902-1909 11.8 -0.0 -0.0 11.9 -0.0 13.5 12.7
89 Art Fromme SP 10 1906-1915 11.7 -1.1 -0.1 12.8 0.0 12.5 12.1
90 Willie McGill SP 7 1890-1896 11.7 0.7 -0.0 10.9 0.1 11.7 11.7
91 Doc McJames SP 6 1895-1901 11.4 -3.5 -0.1 14.9 0.1 11.4 11.4
92 Bert Cunningham SP 12 1887-1901 11.2 0.1 -0.1 11.2 0.0 16.6 13.9
93 Casey Patten SP 8 1901-1908 10.8 -3.9 -0.1 14.7 -0.0 12.0 11.4
94 George Winter SP 8 1901-1908 10.6 -1.0 -0.1 11.6 0.0 11.3 10.9
95 Ed Summers SP 5 1908-1912 10.6 -1.1 -0.0 11.7 -0.0 10.6 10.6
96 Jerry Nops SP 6 1896-1901 10.2 -0.5 -0.0 10.7 0.0 10.2 10.2
97 Nick Altrock SP 19 1898-1933 10.1 0.5 -0.0 9.7 -0.1 12.1 11.1
98 Wiley Piatt SP 6 1898-1903 9.8 1.1 -0.1 8.7 0.1 9.8 9.8
99 Bob Wicker SP 6 1901-1906 9.7 0.2 -0.0 9.6 -0.0 9.7 9.7
100 Johnny Lush SP 7 1904-1910 9.6 5.1 -1.8 6.8 -0.6 9.6 9.6