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Baseball Analysis  Michael Hoban, Ph.D

  Part 3 - The Lists
The True Hall of Famers - The Five Levels of Greatness
The Hall of Fame Pitchers - The Four Categories of Excellence
The 25 Best Careers at Each Position
The Hall of Famers Who Do Not Have HOF Numbers
The Position Players with HOF Numbers – Not Yet in the Hall
The Pitchers with HOF Numbers – Not Yet in the Hall
The 140 Best Players of the Modern Era (1920 to Present)
The Complete CAWS Ranking for Position Players
The Complete CAWS Ranking for Pitchers


The Pitchers with HOF Numbers

Not Yet in the Hall of Fame

Michael Hoban, Ph.D.

The Modern Era – 1920 to Present  -  7 Pitchers

 

 

1.     CAWS > 235

 

                                                                       CWS                CV               CAWS

 

Roger Clemens            (1984-2007)                432                  260                  303

Carl Mays                    (1915-1929)                256                  230                  237     

 

 

 

2.     Pitchers with 180 CAWS in fewer than 2400 Innings

 

                                                              IP                  CWS               CV               CAWS  

 

Roy Halladay (through 2010)             2297                194                  183                  186

 

 

 

3.     Pitchers with a 150 CAWS in fewer than 1500 Innings (Relievers)

 

                                                              IP                  CWS               CV               CAWS  
           

Mariano Rivera                                   1211                255                  175                  195     

Lee Smith                                            1289                198                  152                  164     

Billy Wagner                                       903                 182                  151                  159

Dan Quisenberry                                 1043                157                  155                  156                             

 

 

The Deadball Era – 1901 to 1919  -  2 Pitchers

 

           

Wilbur Cooper            (1912-1926)                266                  239                  246

Jack Powell                 (1897-1912)                287                  227                  242                 

 

 




Michael Hoban, Ph.D is Professor Emeritus of mathematics at the City University of N.Y.  He has been an avid baseball fan for over 60 years and has become a serious baseball analyst, since joining SABR (Society for American Baseball Research) in 1998.  He is the author of five baseball books including:  DEFINING GREATNESS: A Hall of Fame Handbook (Booklocker, 2012)   BASEBALL'S COMPLETE PLAYERS (McFarland: 2000) and FIELDER'S CHOICE (Booklocker: 2003). 

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