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ERA: Earned Run Average

Year Name ERA
2005 John Patterson 3.13
2006 Tony Armas Jr. 5.03
2007 Matt Chico 4.63
2008 John Lannan 3.91
2009 John Lannan 3.88
2010 Livan Hernandez 3.66
2011 Jordan Zimmermann 3.18
2012 Gio Gonzalez 2.89
2013 Stephen Strasburg 3.00
2014 Doug Fister 2.41
2015 Max Scherzer 2.79
2016 Tanner Roark 2.89

MLB Single Season ERA Leader since 1900: Dutch Leonard/Red Sox - 0.961 (1914). Since 1920, the leader is Bob Gibson/Cardinals with 1.12 in 1968 (“Year of the Pitcher”).

K: Strikeouts

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 John Patterson RHP 185
2006 Ramon Ortiz RHP 104
2007 Matt Chico 94
2008 Tim Redding RHP 120
2009 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 92
2010 Livan Hernandez 114
2011 Jordan Zimmermann 124
2012 Gio Gonzalez 2207
2013 Gio Gonzalez 192
2014 Stephen Strasburg RHP 276
2015 Max Scherzer 276
2016 Max Scherzer 284 #1 in MLB

MLB Single Season STRIKEOUT Leader: Nolan Ryan/Angels - 383 (1973)

W: Wins

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 Livan Hernandez RHP 15
2006 Ramon Ortiz RHP 11
2007 Jon Rauch RHP/td> 8
2008 Tim Redding RHP 10
2009 John Lannon LHP 9
2010 Tyler Clippard RHP 11
2011 John Lannan LHP 10
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 21
2013 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 19
2014 Doug Fister RHP 16
2015 Max Scherzer 14
2016 Max Scherzer 20

MLB Single Season WINS Leaders: Since 1900 - (Jack Chesbro/NY Highlanders (Yankees) - 41 (1904). Denny McLain/Tigers (1968) was that last 31 game winner, and since 1969, Steve Carlton/Phillies (1972) and Bob Welch/Athletics are tied with 27 wins.

WPCT: Win % (Win-Loss record)

Year Name WIN % Win-Loss Record
2005 Livan Hernandez RHP .600 (15-10)
2006 Livan Hernandez RHP .529 (9-8)
2007 Jason Bergmann RHP .500 (6-6)
2008 Tim Redding RHP .476 (10-11)
2009 Shairon Martis RHP .625 (5-3)
2010 John Lannon LHP .500 (8-8)
2011 Jason Marquis RHP .615 (8-5)
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 2.724 (21-8)
2013 Jordan Zimmermann RHP .679 (19-9)
2014 Jordan Zimmermann RHP .737 (14-5)
2015 Gio Gonzalez .579 (11-7)
2016 Max Scherzer .741 (20-7)

MLB Single Season Leading WPCT: Roy Face/Pirates - .947 (18-1) in 1959.

WHIP: Walks plus Hits per Innings Pitched

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 John Patterson RHP 1.19
2006 Mike O’Connor LHP 1.34
2007 Jason Bergmann RHP 1.22
2008 John Lannan LHP 1.34
2009 Craig Stammen RHP 1.29
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 1.32
2011 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 1.15
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 1.13
2013 Stephen Strasburg RHP 1.05
2014 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 1.07
2015 Max Scherzer .92
2016 Max Scherzer .97

MLB Single Season Leader for WHIP: Pedro Martinez/Red Sox 0.7373 (2000).

K/9: Strikeouts per 9 innings (150+ innings)

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 John Patterson RHP 8.39
2006 Tony Armas RHP 5.67
2007 Matt Chico LHP 5.07
2008 Odalis Perez LHP 6.71
2009 John Lannan LHP 3.88
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 4.85
2011 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 6.92
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 9.35
2013 Stephen Strasburg RHP 9.39
2014 Stephen Strasburg RHP 10.13
2015 Max Scherzer 10.86
2016 Max Scherzer 10.19

MLB Single Season Leader for K/9: Randy Johnson (Diamondbacks) - 13.4099 (2001).

K/BB: Strikeout to walk ratio

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 Esteban Loiza RHP 3.15
2006 Ramon Ortiz RHP 1.63
2007 Matt Chico LHP 1.20
2008 John Lannan LHP 1.63
2009 John Lannan LHP 1.31
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 1.78
2011 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 4.00
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 2.72
2013 Dan Haren RHP 4.87
2014 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 6.28
2015 Max Scherzer 8.12 (#1 in MLB)
2016 Max Scherzer 5.07

MLB Single Season Leader for K/BB: Phil Hughes/Twins - 11.6250 (2014).

K%: Strikeout %

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 John Patterson RHP 22.6%
2006 Tony Armas RHP 14.0%
2007 Matt Chico LHP 12.6%
2008 Odalis Perez LHP 16.7%
2009 John Lannan LHP 10.2%
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 12.7%
2011 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 18.7%
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 25.2%
2013 Stephen Strasburg RHP 26.1%
2014 Stephen Strasburg RHP 27.9%
2015 Max Scherzer 30.7%
2016 Max Scherzer 31.5%

MLB Single Season Leader in K%: Pedro Martinez/Red Sox) with 37.5% (1999).

WAR: Wins Above Replacement

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 John Patterson RHP 4.3/td>
2006 Ramon Ortiz RHP 0.2
2007 Matt Chico LHP 0.1
2008 John Lannan LHP 1.4
2009 John Lannan LHP 1.4
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 2.9
2011 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 3.4
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 5.0
2013 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 3.7
2014 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 5.3
2015 Max Scherzer 6.4
2016 Max Scherzer 5.6

MLB Single Season Leader in WAR (Pitchers) since 1900: Walter Johnson/Senators - 14.6 (1913). Since 1925, Steve Carlton/P is the leader with 12.0 in 1972.

BAA: Batting Average Against

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 Esteban Loiza RHP .270
2006 Ramon Ortiz RHP 0.297
2007 Matt Chico LHP 0.281
2008 John Lannan LHP .252
2009 John Lannan LHP .266
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP .270
2011 John Lannan LHP .272
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP .206
2013 Stephen Strasburg RHP .207
2014 Tanner Roark RHP .239
2015 Max Scherzer .208
2016 Max Scherzer .199

MLB Single Season Leader in BAA: Pedro Martinez/Red Sox - .167 (2000).

SHO: Shutouts

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 John Patterson RHP 1
2006 Pedro Astacio RHP 1
2007 None -
2008 None -
2009 John Lannan LHP 1
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 1
2011 Livan Hernandez RHP, Jason Marquis RHP 1
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 1
2013 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 2
2014 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 2
2015 Max Scherzer 3
2016 None -

MLB Single Season Leader in SHO since 1900: Grover Cleveland Alexander/Phillies - 16 (1916).

IP: Innings Pitched

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 Livan Hernandez RHP 246.1
2006 Ramon Ortiz RHP 190.2
2007 Matt Chico LHP 167.0
2008 John Lannan LHP 182.0
2009 John Lannan LHP 206.1
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 211.2
2011 John Lannan LHP 184.2
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 199.1
2013 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 213.1
2014 Stephen Strasburg RHP 215.0
2015 Max Scherzer 228.2
2016 Max Scherzer 228.1

MLB Single Season Leader in IP since 1900: Ed Walsh/White Sox - 464.0 innings (1908).

CG: Complete Games

Year Name Strikeouts
2005 Livan Hernandez RHP, John Patterson RHP 2, 2
2006 Pedro Astacio RHP 1
2007 None -
2008 Jason Bergmann RHP, Tim Redding RHP 1, 1
2009 John Lannan LHP 2
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 2
2011 Livan Hernandez RHP 1
2011 Jason Marquis RHP 1
2011 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 1
2012 Gio Gonzalez LHP 2
2013 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 4
2014 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 3
2015 Max Scherzer 4
2016 Max Scherzer 1

MLB Single Season Leader in CG: Jack Chesbro/NY Highlanders (Yankees) – 48 (1904). Of active pitchers, James Shields/Rays had 11 in 2011.

QS: Quality Starts

Year Name QS: Quality Starts
2005 Esteban Loaiza RHP 24 (71%)
2006 Ramon Ortiz RHP 15 (45%)
2007 Shawn Hill RHP 11 (54%)
2008 John Lannan LHP 21 (68%)
2009 John Lannan LHP 19 (58%)
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 22 (67%)
2011 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 16 (62%)
2012 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 24 (75%)
2013 Jordan Zimmermann RHP, Gio Gonazalez LHP 21 (66%)
2014 Jordan Zimmermann RHP, Stephen Strasburg RHP 24 (75%) , 24 (71%)
2015 Max Scherzer 23 (79%)
2016 Max Scherzer 26 (76%)

MLB Single Season Leaders in QS since 1920: Wilbur Wood/White Sox - 37 (1971). The QS percentage leader is Greg Maddux/Braves with 96% (24 out of 25 games in 1994).

SWSTR%: Swinging Strikes Divided by Total Pitches

Year Name SWSTR%
2005 John Patterson LHP 10.3
2006 Ramon Ortiz RHP 8.3
2007 Matt Chico LHP 6.7
2008 Tim Redding RHP 7.6
2009 John Lannan LHP 5.0
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 4.7
2011 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 9.0
2012 Edwin Jackson RHP 12.3
2013 Stephen Strasburg RHP 10.7
2014 Stephen Strasburg RHP 11.4
2015 Max Scherzer 15.3
2016 Max Scherzer 15.3

F-STRIKE%: First Pitch Strike %

Year Name SWSTR%
2005 Esteban Loaiza RHP 62.3
2006 Ramon Ortiz RHP 58.1
2007 Matt Chico LHP 58.0
2008 Tim Redding RHP 59.8
2009 John Lannan LHP 61.5
2010 Livan Hernandez RHP 58.5
2011 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 63.4
2012 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 69.2
2013 Dan Haren RHP 65.2
2014 Jordan Zimmermann RHP 70.9
2015 Max Scherzer 71.3
2016 Max Scherzer 65.1

RELIEF PITCHERS

SV: Saves - Relief Pitchers

Year Name SWSTR%
2005 Chad Cordero RHP 47
2006 Chad Cordero RHP 29
2007 Chad Cordero RHP 37
2008 Jon Rauch RHP 17
2009 Mike MacDougal RHP 20
2010 Drew Storen RHP 5
2011 Drew Storen RHP 43
2012 Sean Burnett LHP 2
2013 Rafael Soriano RHP 43
2014 Drew Storen RHP 11
2015 Drew Storen RHP 29
2016 Shawn Kelley RHP 7

MLB Single Season Leader in SAVES: Francisco Rodriguez/Angels – 62 (2008).

K%: Strikeout % - Relief Pitchers

Year Name SWSTR%
2005 Chad Cordero RHP 20.3
2006 Jon Rauch RHP 22.5
2007 Jon Rauch RHP 20.1
2008 Joel Hanrahan RHP 25.6
2009 Ron Villone LHP 14.5
2010 Tyler Clippard RHP 29.6
2011 Tyler Clippard RHP 31.6
2012 Tyler Clippard RHP 27.4
2013 Tyler Clippard RHP 26.6
2014 Tyler Clippard RHP 29.5
2015 Drew Storen RHP 29.4
2016 Shawn Kelley RHP 35.7

MLB Single Season Leader in K%/Relief Pitchers: Aroldis Chapman/Reds - 52.5% (2014). Second is Craig Kimbrel/Braves with 50.2% in 2012.

RE24: Runs Expected (15 and above excellent for Relief Pitchers, 0 is Average)

Year Name RE24
2005 Luis Ayala RHP 11.6
2006 Chad Cordero RHP 11.71
2007 Saul Rivera RHP 8.84
2008 Steven Shell RHP 11.52
2009 Tyler Clippard RHP 11.03
2010 Sean Burnett LHP 14.15
2011 Tyler Clippard RHP 28.18
2012 Craig Stammen RHP 15.71
2013 Tyler Clippard RHP 11.89
2014 Drew Storen RHP 12.90
2015 Blake Treinen RHP 6.88
2016 Shawn Kelley RHP 6.59

IP: Innings Pitched – Relief Pitchers

Year Name IP
2005 Chad Cordero RHP .97
2006 Chad Cordero RHP 1.10
2007 Jon Rauch RHP 1.10
2008 Jon Rauch RHP 1.01
2009 Tyler Clippard RHP 1.13
2010 Joel Peralta RHP 0.80
2011 Tyler Clippard RHP 0.84
2012 Ryan Mattheus RHP 1.15
2013 Tyler Clippard RHP 0.86
2014 Drew Storen RHP 0.98
2015 Drew Storen RHP 1.11
2016 Shawn Kelley RHP 0.90

MLB Single Season Leader in WHIP/Relief Pitchers: Harry Smythe/Phillies – 2.32 (1930).

GF: Games Finished – Relief Pitchers

Year Name IP
2005 Chad Cordero RHP 62
2006 Chad Cordero RHP 59
2007 Chad Cordero RHP 59
2008 Jon Rauch RHP 41
2009 Mike MacDougal RHP 40
2010 Matt Capps RHP 43
2011 Drew Storen RHP 52
2012 Tyler Clippard RHP 42
2013 Rafael Soriano RHP 58
2014 Rafael Soriano RHP 48
2015 Drew Storen RHP 35
2016 Mark Melancon RHP 28

MLB Single Season Leader in GF: Mike Marshall/Expos – 84 (1979).

HLD: Holds – Relief Pitchers

Year Name IP
2005 Gary Majewski 24
2006 Jon Rauch RHP 18
2007 Jon Rauch RHP 33
2008 Luis Ayala RHP 19
2009 Ron Villone LHP 7
2010 Tyler Clippard RHP 23
2011 Tyler Clippard RHP 38
2012 Sean Burnett LHP 31
2013 Tyler Clippard RHP 33
2014 Tyler Clippard RHP 40
2015 Blake Treinen RHP 10
2016 Blake Treinen RHP 22

MLB Single Season Leaders in HLD: Tony Watson/Pirates – 41 (2015) and Joel Peralta/Rays – 41 (2013).