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16 decisions or 162 IP required for season rate statistics. 65 decisions or 1300 IP required for career rate statistics.
ERA - Single-Season
Rank    Player ERA Year
1.   Josh Towers 2.11 2020
2.   Will White 2.18 2006
3.   Josh Beckett 2.29 2013
4.   Matt Morris 2.40 2016
5.   Max Fried 2.51 2060
6.   Max Fried 2.52 2061
7.   Thorny Roberson 2.53 2016
8.   Jimmy Gobble 2.66 2022
9.   Matt Morris 2.66 2019
10.   Matt Morris 2.70 2020
 
ERA - Career
Rank    Player ERA IP
1.   Tachi Yunosuke 3.55 1393.3
2.   Christopher Kirwan 3.70 1740.6
3.   Matt Morris 3.73 3320.6
4.   Josh Beckett 3.75 1978.3
5.   Ryan Guidry 3.97 1970.0
6.   Andrew Cashner 4.11 2234.3
7.   Domingo Ibarra 4.20 1462.3
8.   Bobby Thorpe 4.23 2267.0
9.   David Price 4.35 1509.7
10.   Eric Murry 6.35 1338.3
 
Wins - Single-Season
Rank    Player W Year
1.   Christopher Kirwan 24 2059
  Andrew Cashner 24 2057
  Curt Schilling 24 2002
4.   Christopher Kirwan 23 2060
  Andrew Cashner 23 2061
6.   Josh Beckett 22 2014
7.   Max Fried 21 2061
  Will White 21 2004
  Matt Morris 21 2020
  Matt Morris 21 2019
  Andrew Cashner 21 2059
 
Wins - Career
Rank    Player W IP
1.   Matt Morris 189 3320.6
2.   Andrew Cashner 157 2234.3
3.   Bobby Thorpe 148 2267.0
4.   Josh Beckett 125 1978.3
5.   Ryan Guidry 124 1970.0
6.   Christopher Kirwan 121 1740.6
7.   Domingo Ibarra 79 1462.3
8.   Tachi Yunosuke 77 1393.3
9.   Zach Greinke 74 1148.6
10.   Will White 69 1004.0
  Joe Graham 69 1125.3
 
Losses - Single-Season
Rank    Player L Year
1.   Arturo Espinosa 26 2027
  Craig Hudson 26 2027
3.   Shag Walsh Jr. 24 2029
  Craig Hudson 24 2028
  David Price 24 2028
6.   Shannon Otwell 23 2049
  Pat Strange 23 2007
8.   Luke Hochevar 21 2028
  Luis Sandoval 21 2051
10.   David Price 20 2027
  Milan Redfield 20 2025
  James Palmatier 20 2048
  Shag Walsh Jr. 20 2030
  Patrick Gillespie 20 2048
  Christian Mackey 20 2052
  Jose Fernandez 20 2050
  J.A. Happ 20 2045
 
Losses - Career
Rank    Player L IP
1.   Matt Morris 165 3320.6
2.   David Price 108 1509.7
  Bobby Thorpe 108 2267.0
4.   Eric Murry 102 1338.3
5.   James Palmatier 98 1062.0
6.   Cordell Gonzalez 96 1237.0
7.   Andrew Cashner 94 2234.3
8.   Ryan Guidry 93 1970.0
9.   Josh Beckett 91 1978.3
10.   Domingo Ibarra 83 1462.3
  Arturo Espinosa 83 1060.7
 
Winning Pct - Single-Season
Rank    Player WPct Year
1.   Max Fried .840 2061
2.   Christopher Kirwan .828 2059
3.   Jimmy Gobble .826 2022
4.   Andrew Cashner .800 2057
5.   Josh Towers .800 2020
6.   Thorny Roberson .800 2016
7.   Fabian Ortega .778 2059
8.   Ryan Guidry .773 2021
9.   Clay Buchholz .769 2046
10.   Andrew Cashner .767 2061
 
Winning Pct - Career
Rank    Player WPct IP
1.   Max Fried .700 780.3
2.   Will White .663 1004.0
3.   Clay Buchholz .643 710.7
4.   Jimmy Gobble .638 994.0
5.   Andrew Cashner .625 2234.3
6.   Christopher Kirwan .621 1740.6
7.   Josh Beckett .579 1978.3
8.   Bobby Thorpe .578 2267.0
9.   Ryan Guidry .571 1970.0
10.   Sid Olson .569 887.3
 
Saves - Single-Season
Rank    Player SV Year
1.   Trevor Hoffman 55 2002
2.   Mariano Rivera 48 2004
3.   Miguel Salvador 44 2033
  Gus Shaffer 44 2017
5.   Mike Williams 43 2022
6.   Armando Benitez 41 2000
  Mariano Rivera 41 2005
8.   Mariano Rivera 40 2006
9.   Mark Melancon 39 2061
10.   Chad Qualls 38 2016
 
Saves - Career
Rank    Player SV IP
1.   Miguel Salvador 251 476.7
2.   Mark Melancon 200 325.3
3.   Greg Holland 159 608.0
4.   Mike Williams 158 408.7
5.   Mariano Rivera 129 255.7
  Ron Killefer 129 274.0
7.   Lawrence Marino 128 432.6
8.   Hugo Cruz 86 402.3
9.   Chad Qualls 85 678.3
10.   Ruperto Torres 79 237.3
 
Games Pitched - Single-Season
Rank    Player G Year
1.   Ed Yarnall 120 2008
2.   Rick Biittner 114 2007
3.   Byung Kim 113 2001
4.   Ryan Rupe 111 2008
  Ryan Rupe 111 2009
6.   Valerio Santos 109 2001
7.   Andy Burrows 106 2010
8.   Chad Qualls 105 2011
9.   Tim Redding 102 2011
10.   Doug Brocail 101 2005
 
Games Pitched - Career
Rank    Player G IP
1.   Chad Qualls 690 678.3
2.   Greg Holland 547 608.0
3.   Harry Jones 493 507.0
4.   Andy Burrows 490 528.6
5.   Tim Redding 485 536.0
6.   Miguel Salvador 470 476.7
7.   Matt Morris 451 3320.6
8.   Rogelio Carpio 407 429.7
9.   Lawrence Marino 405 432.6
10.   Jonny Venters 401 522.0
 
Games Started - Single-Season
Rank    Player GS Year
1.   Craig Hudson 39 2028
  Arturo Espinosa 39 2027
  Kirk Saarloos 39 2019
  Matt Morris 39 2019
5.   Dewayne Ruffner 38 2039
  Sukeza Norio 38 2025
  Matt Morris 38 2020
  Ryan Guidry 38 2019
9.   Ryan Guidry 37 2022
  David Price 37 2029
  Tachi Yunosuke 37 2038
  David Price 37 2028
  Aaron Poreda 37 2041
  Matt Morris 37 2022
  Sukeza Norio 37 2026
  Craig Hudson 37 2027
  Max Fried 37 2060
 
Games Started - Career
Rank    Player GS IP
1.   Matt Morris 451 3320.6
2.   Bobby Thorpe 316 2267.0
3.   Andrew Cashner 294 2234.3
4.   Josh Beckett 287 1978.3
5.   Ryan Guidry 268 1970.0
6.   Christopher Kirwan 228 1740.6
7.   David Price 226 1509.7
8.   Tachi Yunosuke 213 1393.3
9.   James Palmatier 203 1062.0
10.   Domingo Ibarra 197 1462.3
 
Complete Games - Single-Season
Rank    Player CG Year
1.   Andrew Cashner 18 2061
2.   Clayton Kershaw 16 2043
  Andrew Cashner 16 2059
4.   Matt Morris 15 2020
  Christopher Kirwan 15 2059
  Andrew Cashner 15 2062
7.   George Rivas 14 2053
  Ryan Guidry 14 2019
9.   Matt Morris 13 2014
  Yasu Ieyoshi 13 2021
  Andrew Cashner 13 2057
 
Complete Games - Career
Rank    Player CG IP
1.   Andrew Cashner 110 2234.3
2.   Matt Morris 109 3320.6
3.   Christopher Kirwan 66 1740.6
4.   Ryan Guidry 56 1970.0
5.   Domingo Ibarra 51 1462.3
6.   Bobby Thorpe 43 2267.0
  Christian Mackey 43 1203.3
8.   George Rivas 38 1232.0
9.   Josh Beckett 37 1978.3
10.   Eric Murry 35 1338.3
 
Shutouts - Single-Season
Rank    Player SHO Year
1.   Andrew Cashner 7 2062
2.   Christopher Kirwan 6 2060
3.   Ryan Guidry 5 2019
  Matt Morris 5 2020
  Matt Morris 5 2019
  Clay Buchholz 5 2046
  Yasu Ieyoshi 5 2021
  Zach Greinke 5 2034
9.   Matt Morris 4 2021
  Aaron Poreda 4 2042
  Mike Mussina 4 2006
  Zach Greinke 4 2036
  Will White 4 2006
  Will White 4 2004
  Josh Beckett 4 2013
 
Shutouts - Career
Rank    Player SHO IP
1.   Matt Morris 25 3320.6
2.   Andrew Cashner 19 2234.3
3.   Christopher Kirwan 16 1740.6
4.   Ryan Guidry 15 1970.0
5.   Josh Beckett 12 1978.3
6.   Zach Greinke 10 1148.6
  Will White 10 1004.0
8.   Max Fried 8 780.3
9.   Clay Buchholz 7 710.7
10.   Jimmy Gobble 6 994.0
  Bobby Thorpe 6 2267.0
 
Innings Pitched - Single-Season
Rank    Player IP Year
1.   Matt Morris 310.3 2020
2.   Ryan Guidry 307.3 2019
3.   Matt Morris 300.7 2019
4.   Matt Morris 287.3 2017
5.   Max Fried 286.7 2060
6.   Matt Morris 285.3 2014
7.   Matt Morris 284.7 2016
8.   Christopher Kirwan 279.7 2060
9.   Curt Schilling 279.3 2002
10.   Jimmy Gobble 276.7 2023
 
Innings Pitched - Career
Rank    Player IP IP
1.   Matt Morris 3320.6 3320.6
2.   Bobby Thorpe 2267.0 2267.0
3.   Andrew Cashner 2234.3 2234.3
4.   Josh Beckett 1978.3 1978.3
5.   Ryan Guidry 1970.0 1970.0
6.   Christopher Kirwan 1740.6 1740.6
7.   David Price 1509.7 1509.7
8.   Domingo Ibarra 1462.3 1462.3
9.   Tachi Yunosuke 1393.3 1393.3
10.   Eric Murry 1338.3 1338.3
 
Hits Allowed - Single-Season
Rank    Player H Year
1.   Arturo Espinosa 398 2027
2.   Shag Walsh Jr. 359 2030
3.   Shag Walsh Jr. 338 2029
4.   Jose Fernandez 319 2050
5.   Eric Murry 316 2049
6.   Kirk Saarloos 313 2019
7.   George Rivas 311 2053
8.   Eric Murry 302 2051
9.   Eric Murry 301 2047
10.   Bobby Thorpe 300 2053
 
Hits Allowed - Career
Rank    Player H IP
1.   Matt Morris 3411 3320.6
2.   Andrew Cashner 2523 2234.3
3.   Bobby Thorpe 2502 2267.0
4.   Josh Beckett 1999 1978.3
5.   Ryan Guidry 1977 1970.0
6.   Eric Murry 1959 1338.3
7.   Christopher Kirwan 1941 1740.6
8.   David Price 1660 1509.7
9.   Domingo Ibarra 1581 1462.3
10.   George Rivas 1502 1232.0
 
Homeruns Allowed - Single-Season
Rank    Player HR Year
1.   Christian Mackey 61 2052
2.   Patrick Gillespie 60 2048
  Mike Minor 60 2048
4.   Hai Saterfiel 57 2031
5.   Christian Mackey 52 2054
6.   Mike Minor 50 2047
  Arturo Espinosa 50 2027
8.   Matt Belisle 49 2021
9.   Shannon Otwell 48 2048
  Ryan Guidry 48 2009
 
Homeruns Allowed - Career
Rank    Player HR IP
1.   Bobby Thorpe 319 2267.0
2.   Matt Morris 278 3320.6
3.   Ryan Guidry 259 1970.0
4.   Christian Mackey 255 1203.3
5.   George Rivas 241 1232.0
6.   Eric Murry 222 1338.3
7.   Arturo Espinosa 181 1060.7
8.   David Price 178 1509.7
9.   James Palmatier 173 1062.0
10.   Shannon Otwell 171 804.7
 
Strikeouts - Single-Season
Rank    Player K Year
1.   Curt Schilling 290 2002
2.   Matt Belisle 270 2021
3.   Tachi Yunosuke 265 2034
4.   Tachi Yunosuke 256 2036
5.   Curt Schilling 245 2000
6.   Tachi Yunosuke 242 2037
7.   Will White 236 2003
  Tachi Yunosuke 236 2035
  Randy Wolf 236 2003
10.   Sukeza Norio 233 2025
  Will White 233 2006
 
Strikeouts - Career
Rank    Player K IP
1.   Matt Morris 2148 3320.6
2.   Tachi Yunosuke 1420 1393.3
3.   Josh Beckett 1255 1978.3
4.   Bobby Thorpe 1089 2267.0
5.   Randy Wolf 1053 1049.3
6.   Joe Graham 1020 1125.3
7.   Ryan Guidry 994 1970.0
8.   Will White 935 1004.0
9.   David Price 891 1509.7
10.   Sukeza Norio 857 1028.0
 
Walks Allowed - Single-Season
Rank    Player BB Year
1.   Craig Hudson 161 2027
2.   Craig Hudson 152 2028
3.   Dewayne Ruffner 141 2039
4.   Craig Hudson 133 2026
5.   Craig Hudson 126 2029
6.   Kenneth Hockensmith 125 2045
7.   Randall Delgado 122 2052
8.   James Palmatier 117 2049
  Jeff Heaverlo 117 2008
10.   Milan Redfield 116 2025
 
Walks Allowed - Career
Rank    Player BB IP
1.   Matt Morris 855 3320.6
2.   James Palmatier 677 1062.0
3.   Tachi Yunosuke 619 1393.3
4.   Josh Beckett 582 1978.3
5.   Larry Cauley 580 1153.6
6.   Craig Hudson 572 882.0
7.   Milan Redfield 503 819.3
8.   Eric Murry 502 1338.3
9.   George Rivas 449 1232.0
10.   Cordell Gonzalez 431 1237.0
 
Walks per 9IP - Single-Season
Rank    Player BB9 Year
1.   Bobby Thorpe 0.8 2061
2.   Zach Greinke 0.8 2034
3.   Bobby Thorpe 0.9 2059
4.   Zach Greinke 0.9 2035
5.   Christopher Kirwan 1.0 2059
  Christian Mackey 1.0 2055
7.   Jimmy Gobble 1.1 2022
8.   Zach Greinke 1.1 2037
9.   Ryan Guidry 1.1 2020
10.   Sid Olson 1.1 2020
 
Walks per 9IP - Career
Rank    Player BB9 IP
1.   Bobby Thorpe 1.4 2267.0
2.   Andrew Cashner 1.5 2234.3
3.   Christopher Kirwan 1.7 1740.6
4.   Ryan Guidry 1.9 1970.0
5.   Domingo Ibarra 2.0 1462.3
  David Price 2.0 1509.7
7.   Matt Morris 2.3 3320.6
8.   Josh Beckett 2.6 1978.3
9.   Eric Murry 3.4 1338.3
10.   Tachi Yunosuke 4.0 1393.3
 
Hits per 9IP - Single-Season
Rank    Player H9 Year
1.   Will White 6.6 2006
2.   John Danks 6.8 2036
3.   Thorny Roberson 7.2 2016
4.   Chan Ho Park 7.2 2003
5.   Matt Morris 7.3 2020
6.   Sidney Ponson 7.3 2004
7.   Max Fried 7.3 2061
8.   Chan Ho Park 7.4 2004
9.   Will White 7.4 2004
10.   Chan Ho Park 7.4 2005
 
Hits per 9IP - Career
Rank    Player H9 IP
1.   Tachi Yunosuke 8.3 1393.3
2.   Ryan Guidry 9.0 1970.0
3.   Josh Beckett 9.1 1978.3
4.   Matt Morris 9.2 3320.6
5.   Domingo Ibarra 9.7 1462.3
6.   David Price 9.9 1509.7
7.   Bobby Thorpe 9.9 2267.0
8.   Christopher Kirwan 10.0 1740.6
9.   Andrew Cashner 10.2 2234.3
10.   Eric Murry 13.2 1338.3
 
Strikeouts per 9IP - Single-Season
Rank    Player K9 Year
1.   Chan Ho Park 10.8 2003
2.   Matt Belisle 10.7 2021
3.   Randy Wolf 9.7 2003
4.   Curt Schilling 9.7 2000
5.   Tachi Yunosuke 9.6 2036
6.   Tachi Yunosuke 9.5 2037
  Chan Ho Park 9.5 2004
8.   Randy Wolf 9.4 2002
9.   Curt Schilling 9.3 2002
10.   Chan Ho Park 9.3 2005
 
Strikeouts per 9IP - Career
Rank    Player K9 IP
1.   Tachi Yunosuke 9.2 1393.3
2.   Matt Morris 5.8 3320.6
3.   Josh Beckett 5.7 1978.3
4.   David Price 5.3 1509.7
5.   Eric Murry 4.9 1338.3
6.   Domingo Ibarra 4.6 1462.3
7.   Ryan Guidry 4.5 1970.0
8.   Bobby Thorpe 4.3 2267.0
9.   Christopher Kirwan 3.4 1740.6
10.   Andrew Cashner 3.2 2234.3
 
WHiP - Single-Season
Rank    Player WHiP Year
1.   Ryan Guidry 1.00 2020
2.   Ryan Guidry 1.01 2019
3.   Zach Greinke 1.02 2037
4.   Max Fried 1.02 2060
5.   David Price 1.03 2031
6.   Max Fried 1.03 2061
7.   Chris Fussell 1.04 2011
8.   Will White 1.04 2006
9.   Max Fried 1.05 2062
10.   Josh Beckett 1.07 2013
 
WHiP - Career
Rank    Player WHiP IP
1.   Ryan Guidry 1.21 1970.0
2.   Bobby Thorpe 1.26 2267.0
3.   Matt Morris 1.28 3320.6
4.   Andrew Cashner 1.30 2234.3
5.   Christopher Kirwan 1.30 1740.6
6.   Domingo Ibarra 1.30 1462.3
7.   Josh Beckett 1.30 1978.3
8.   David Price 1.32 1509.7
9.   Tachi Yunosuke 1.37 1393.3
10.   Eric Murry 1.84 1338.3
 
OAVG - Single-Season
Rank    Player OAVG Year
1.   Will White .202 2006
2.   John Danks .208 2036
3.   Chan Ho Park .215 2003
4.   Max Fried .217 2061
5.   Sidney Ponson .219 2004
6.   Chan Ho Park .219 2005
7.   Chan Ho Park .219 2004
8.   Chan Ho Park .221 2009
9.   Matt Morris .221 2020
10.   Will White .222 2004
 
OAVG - Career
Rank    Player OAVG IP
1.   Tachi Yunosuke .246 1393.3
2.   Ryan Guidry .260 1970.0
3.   Josh Beckett .263 1978.3
4.   Matt Morris .265 3320.6
5.   Domingo Ibarra .274 1462.3
6.   David Price .278 1509.7
7.   Bobby Thorpe .279 2267.0
8.   Christopher Kirwan .282 1740.6
9.   Andrew Cashner .285 2234.3
10.   Eric Murry .345 1338.3
 
OOBP - Single-Season
Rank    Player OOBP Year
1.   Ryan Guidry .259 2020
2.   Zach Greinke .259 2037
3.   Ryan Guidry .263 2019
4.   David Price .264 2031
5.   Max Fried .271 2060
6.   Zach Greinke .273 2036
7.   Bobby Thorpe .274 2061
8.   John Danks .274 2036
9.   Josh Beckett .275 2013
10.   Christopher Kirwan .275 2059
 
OOBP - Career
Rank    Player OOBP IP
1.   Ryan Guidry .299 1970.0
2.   Bobby Thorpe .311 2267.0
3.   Christopher Kirwan .311 1740.6
4.   Matt Morris .316 3320.6
5.   Andrew Cashner .316 2234.3
6.   David Price .317 1509.7
7.   Domingo Ibarra .319 1462.3
8.   Josh Beckett .319 1978.3
9.   Tachi Yunosuke .333 1393.3
10.   Eric Murry .396 1338.3
 
OSLG - Single-Season
Rank    Player OSLG Year
1.   Thorny Roberson .270 2016
2.   Tachi Yunosuke .288 2034
3.   Matt Morris .296 2020
4.   Max Fried .297 2061
5.   Tachi Yunosuke .298 2036
6.   Clay Buchholz .303 2046
7.   Will White .306 2006
8.   Tachi Yunosuke .310 2035
9.   Josh Beckett .310 2013
10.   John Danks .313 2036
 
OSLG - Career
Rank    Player OSLG IP
1.   Tachi Yunosuke .332 1393.3
2.   Matt Morris .372 3320.6
3.   Josh Beckett .377 1978.3
4.   Christopher Kirwan .379 1740.6
5.   Andrew Cashner .395 2234.3
6.   Domingo Ibarra .416 1462.3
7.   Ryan Guidry .416 1970.0
8.   David Price .429 1509.7
9.   Bobby Thorpe .433 2267.0
10.   Eric Murry .495 1338.3
 
OOPS - Single-Season
Rank    Player OOPS Year
1.   Thorny Roberson .569 2016
2.   Max Fried .575 2061
3.   Will White .581 2006
4.   Josh Beckett .585 2013
5.   John Danks .587 2036
6.   Matt Morris .590 2020
7.   Max Fried .593 2060
8.   Ryan Guidry .593 2020
9.   Max Fried .598 2062
10.   Matt Morris .599 2016
 
OOPS - Career
Rank    Player OOPS IP
1.   Tachi Yunosuke .665 1393.3
2.   Matt Morris .688 3320.6
3.   Christopher Kirwan .690 1740.6
4.   Josh Beckett .697 1978.3
5.   Andrew Cashner .712 2234.3
6.   Ryan Guidry .715 1970.0
7.   Domingo Ibarra .734 1462.3
8.   Bobby Thorpe .744 2267.0
9.   David Price .746 1509.7
10.   Eric Murry .891 1338.3