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All- Other Starter Game Stats Starter Share of Pitching Results  Win Shares 
Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1901 2 Roscoe Miller   R DET 3 R 24   36 35 3 22 13 .611 1      324.67 332 1 164 107 96 77 .180   2.97     28.5 .792  34.42 1901 2 Roscoe Miller
1901 5 Ed Siever   R DET 3 L 24   33 30 2 17 14 .515 2      271.33 314 8 156 98 61 80 .213   3.25     20.0 .606  21.14 1901 5 Ed Siever
1901 17 John Cronin   DET 3 R 27   28 21 1 12 15 .429 1      213.00 253 6 141 92 41 60 .204   3.89     13.5 .482  12.72 1901 17 John Cronin
1901 7 Joe Yeager   DET 3 R 25   25 22 2 12 11 .480 2      196.33 206 4 103 57 45 37 .147   2.61     17.1 .684  19.20 1901 7 Joe Yeager
       
1902 10 Win Mercer   DET 7 R 28   33 28 4 15 18 .455 0      274.00 274 5 125 92 78 39 .111   3.02     18.2 .552  17.73 1902 10 Win Mercer
1902 20 George Mullin   R DET 7 R 21   30 25 0 12 15 .400 3      241.00 261 4 144 98 88 72 .206   3.66     12.0 .400   9.96 1902 20 George Mullin
1902 13 Ed Siever   DET 7 L 25   23 17 0 8 11 .348 4      180.67 159 0 70 38 31 35 .184   1.89     14.6 .635  15.26 1902 13 Ed Siever
1902 26 Roscoe Miller   DET 7 R 25   18 15 1 6 12 .333 0      141.33 150 3 81 58 54 37 .181   3.69      6.6 .367   5.24 1902 26 Roscoe Miller
1902 34 Joe Yeager   DET 7 R 26   15 14 0 5 10 .333 0      125.00 153 4 80 67 37 25 .132   4.82      2.9 .193   1.67 1902 34 Joe Yeager
       
1903 12 George Mullin   DET 5 R 22 CL   36 31 6 17 14 .472 5      301.67 267 4 120 75 100 160 .436   2.24     19.4 .539  19.02 1903 12 George Mullin
1903 6 Wild Bill Donovan   DET 5 R 26   34 34 4 17 16 .500 1      303.00 244 3 103 77 94 185 .547   2.29     21.0 .618  22.04 1903 6 Wild Bill Donovan
1903 20 Frank Kitson   DET 5 L 33   28 28 2 13 15 .464 0      246.33 265 8 107 71 36 98 .326   2.59     12.9 .461  11.69 1903 20 Frank Kitson
1903 30 Rube Kisinger   R DET 5 R 26   14 13 2 5 9 .357 0      111.67 111 0 55 37 25 31 .228   2.98      4.4 .314   3.30 1903 30 Rube Kisinger
       
1904 12 George Mullin   DET 7 R 23   44 42 7 16 23 .364 5      378.67 342 1 153 101 130 159 .337   2.40     19.4 .441  16.99 1904 12 George Mullin
1904 19 Ed Killian   DET 7 L 27   34 32 4 14 18 .412 2      308.00 272 0 110 84 86 115 .321   2.45     15.7 .462  14.07 1904 19 Ed Killian
1904 16 Wild Bill Donovan   DET 7 R 27   34 30 3 17 16 .500 1      293.00 251 5 111 80 94 137 .397   2.46     16.6 .488  15.29 1904 16 Wild Bill Donovan
1904 32 Frank Kitson   DET 7 L 34   24 19 0 8 13 .333 3      192.33 203 7 96 66 37 66 .275   3.09      5.4 .225   3.37 1904 32 Frank Kitson
1904 38 Jesse Stovall   DET 7 R 28   17 13 1 3 12 .176 2      129.00 150 3 85 63 40 36 .189   4.40      -   .000    -   1904 38 Jesse Stovall
       
1905 10 George Mullin   DET 3 R 24   41 35 1 20 20 .488 1      339.00 295 4 145 95 135 164 .381   2.52     21.8 .532  21.35 1905 10 George Mullin
1905 5 Ed Killian   DET 3 L 28   37 33 8 21 14 .568 2      307.67 258 0 106 78 100 108 .302   2.28     25.5 .689  28.43 1905 5 Ed Killian
1905 12 Wild Bill Donovan   DET 3 R 28   32 27 5 17 14 .531 1      274.67 231 2 109 79 99 132 .400   2.59     19.2 .600  19.98 1905 12 Wild Bill Donovan
1905 32 Frank Kitson   DET 3 L 35   27 21 3 10 14 .370 3      209.00 213 3 111 81 53 72 .271   3.49      5.7 .211   3.51 1905 32 Frank Kitson
       
1906 3 George Mullin   DET 6 R 25   40 35 2 21 18 .525 1      330.00 315 3 139 102 108 123 .291   2.78     25.2 .630  27.45 1906 3 George Mullin
1906 12 Red Donahue   DET 6 R 33   28 26 3 13 14 .464 1      241.00 260 1 96 73 54 82 .261   2.73     17.0 .607  18.18 1906 12 Red Donahue
1906 21 Wild Bill Donovan   DET 6 R 29   25 22 0 9 15 .360 1      211.67 221 4 92 74 72 85 .290   3.15     11.3 .452  10.43 1906 21 Wild Bill Donovan
1906 19 Ed Siever   DET 6 L 29   25 20 1 13 11 .520 1      206.00 222 5 88 62 42 66 .250   2.71     13.7 .548  13.92 1906 19 Ed Siever
1906 34 Ed Killian   DET 6 L 29   16 14 0 9 6 .563 1      133.33 147 0 63 51 48 42 .215   3.44      5.5 .344   4.43 1906 34 Ed Killian
       
1907 17 George Mullin   DET 1 R 26 CL   42 35 5 19 20 .452 3      345.33 334 1 148 100 102 141 .323   2.61     15.5 .369  13.06 1907 17 George Mullin
1907 5 Ed Killian   DET 1 L 30   34 29 3 22 12 .647 0      292.00 266 2 96 58 85 89 .254   1.79     21.7 .638  24.05 1907 5 Ed Killian
1907 14 Ed Siever   DET 1 L 30   33 22 3 17 11 .515 5      256.33 239 1 83 62 49 82 .285   2.18     16.4 .497  16.04 1907 14 Ed Siever
1907 8 Wild Bill Donovan   DET 1 R 30   28 27 3 23 4 .821 1      258.00 211 3 91 63 78 117 .405   2.20     18.3 .654  20.52 1907 8 Wild Bill Donovan
       
1908 7 Ed Summers   R DET 1 R 23   32 23 5 19 12 .594 1      278.00 250 3 103 51 51 95 .316   1.65     19.3 .603  20.22 1908 7 Ed Summers
1908 25 George Mullin   DET 1 R 27   30 26 1 14 13 .467 3      266.00 275 1 130 92 65 111 .326   3.11      9.0 .300   6.65 1908 25 George Mullin
1908 8 Wild Bill Donovan   DET 1 R 31   28 25 6 18 7 .643 3      240.00 208 2 77 55 52 139 .535   2.06     18.0 .643  19.47 1908 8 Wild Bill Donovan
1908 29 Ed Killian   DET 1 L 31   23 15 0 12 9 .522 2      170.67 161 3 74 57 50 44 .209   3.01      5.8 .252   3.93 1908 29 Ed Killian
1908 21 Ed Willett   DET 1 R 24   22 18 2 15 7 .682 0      177.00 167 2 60 45 54 69 .312   2.29     11.1 .505  10.64 1908 21 Ed Willett
       
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1909 2 George Mullin   DET 1 R 28   35 29 3 25 8 .714 2      289.33 246 1 91 71 74 118 .369   2.21     24.7 .706  28.44 1909 2 George Mullin
1909 11 Ed Willett   DET 1 R 25   34 25 3 21 8 .618 5      272.67 223 5 104 71 71 83 .282   2.34     18.4 .541  18.56 1909 11 Ed Willett
1909 9 Ed Summers   DET 1 R 24   32 24 3 19 9 .594 4      272.67 235 4 88 68 50 104 .365   2.24     19.1 .597  20.23 1909 9 Ed Summers
1909 12 Ed Killian   DET 1 L 32   19 14 3 10 9 .526 0      155.67 135 1 40 30 44 48 .268   1.73     12.9 .679  14.57 1909 12 Ed Killian
1909 29 Wild Bill Donovan   DET 1 R 32   17 13 4 8 7 .471 2      130.00 112 0 46 33 56 70 .417   2.28      8.0 .471   7.52 1909 29 Wild Bill Donovan
       
1910 10 George Mullin   DET 3 R 29   32 27 5 19 12 .594 1      273.33 246 7 118 87 96 93 .272   2.86     15.5 .484  14.44 1910 10 George Mullin
1910 12 Ed Summers   DET 3 R 25   25 18 1 12 11 .480 2      207.00 198 8 78 58 56 77 .303   2.52     13.0 .520  12.55 1910 12 Ed Summers
1910 14 Ed Willett   DET 3 R 26   25 18 4 15 9 .600 1      194.33 152 2 74 51 64 56 .259   2.36     12.6 .504  11.97 1910 14 Ed Willett
1910 11 Wild Bill Donovan   DET 3 R 33   23 20 3 16 7 .696 0      198.67 177 4 71 54 59 103 .436   2.45     13.6 .591  14.00 1910 11 Wild Bill Donovan
1910 39 Sailor Stroud   R DET 3 R 25   15 7 3 5 9 .333 1       99.33 94 7 41 36 31 48 .384   3.26      3.1 .207   1.89 1910 39 Sailor Stroud
       
1911 5 George Mullin   DET 2 R 30   29 25 2 18 9 .621 2      231.67 242 7 98 79 60 86 .285   3.07     20.3 .700  23.30 1911 5 George Mullin
1911 19 Ed Willett   DET 2 R 27   27 15 2 11 11 .407 5      201.67 228 4 119 82 70 75 .252   3.66     10.9 .404   9.50 1911 19 Ed Willett
1911 T13 Wild Bill Donovan   DET 2 R 34   19 15 1 10 9 .526 0      165.33 157 4 82 61 63 80 .364   3.32     11.3 .595  11.95 1911 T13 Wild Bill Donovan
1911 24 Ed Summers   DET 2 R 26   20 13 0 8 9 .400 3      152.67 161 3 92 62 43 55 .270   3.65      8.2 .410   7.21 1911 24 Ed Summers
1911 38 Ed Lafitte   R DET 2 R 25   20 15 0 11 7 .550 2      150.00 178 2 98 65 45 55 .247   3.90      5.4 .270   3.85 1911 38 Ed Lafitte
1911 34 Ralph Works   DET 2 R 22   15 9 3 7 5 .467 3      123.67 128 2 69 53 50 50 .281   3.86      5.6 .373   4.69 1911 34 Ralph Works
       
1912 12 Ed Willett   DET 6 R 28   31 28 1 15 14 .484 2      266.33 263 3 135 97 79 83 .243   3.28     13.5 .435  11.84 1912 12 Ed Willett
1912 25 George Mullin   DET 6 R 31   29 22 2 12 16 .414 1      223.00 211 3 111 88 91 87 .288   3.55     10.4 .359   8.28 1912 25 George Mullin
1912 11 Jean Dubuc   DET 6 R 23 CL   26 23 2 16 9 .615 1      217.67 189 2 92 67 95 84 .296   2.77     13.8 .531  13.36 1912 11 Jean Dubuc
1912 38 Ralph Works   DET 6 R 23   17 9 1 4 10 .235 3      126.67 149 1 81 60 53 52 .257   4.26      0.2 .012   0.03 1912 38 Ralph Works
1912 33 Joe Lake   DET 6 R 31   14 11 0 4 9 .286 1      124.00 145 2 72 43 30 66 .377   3.12      5.3 .379   3.63 1912 33 Joe Lake
       
1913 24 Ed Willett   DET 6 R 29   30 19 0 12 13 .400 5      232.67 228 0 113 80 86 57 .182   3.09     10.6 .353   8.40 1913 24 Ed Willett
1913 22 Jean Dubuc   DET 6 R 24   28 22 1 15 12 .536 1      225.00 211 1 103 72 84 68 .231   2.88     11.1 .396   9.32 1913 22 Jean Dubuc
1913 19 Hooks Dauss   R DET 6 R 23   29 22 2 13 11 .448 5      216.67 181 4 97 65 79 103 .396   2.70     12.1 .417  10.42 1913 19 Hooks Dauss
1913 33 Marc Hall   R DET 6 R 25   21 8 1 8 9 .381 4      144.67 145 1 69 53 69 60 .280   3.30      5.5 .262   3.75 1913 33 Marc Hall
       
1914 5 Harry Coveleski   DET 4 L 28   36 23 5 20 11 .556 5      281.33 233 4 101 78 93 115 .353   2.50     19.5 .542  20.49 1914 5 Harry Coveleski
1914 13 Hooks Dauss   DET 4 R 24 CL   35 22 3 17 13 .486 5      274.33 260 3 114 87 79 136 .401   2.85     14.2 .406  12.92 1914 13 Hooks Dauss
1914 36 Jean Dubuc   DET 4 R 25   27 15 2 11 14 .407 2      199.67 193 3 111 77 68 62 .238   3.47      5.7 .211   3.74 1914 36 Jean Dubuc
1914 31 Pug Cavet   R DET 4 L 24   14 6 1 5 7 .357 2      103.00 88 1 42 28 30 35 .297   2.45      5.5 .393   4.92 1914 31 Pug Cavet
       
1915 9 Harry Coveleski   DET 2 L 29 CL   38 20 1 18 11 .474 9      280.33 243 2 110 76 78 134 .417   2.44     19.7 .518  19.22 1915 9 Harry Coveleski
1915 4 Hooks Dauss   DET 2 R 25 CL   35 27 1 21 11 .600 3      280.67 237 1 104 78 102 120 .354   2.50     21.0 .600  22.03 1915 4 Hooks Dauss
1915 19 Jean Dubuc   DET 2 R 26   33 22 5 17 10 .515 6      242.67 217 5 109 87 83 70 .233   3.23     12.8 .388  10.80 1915 19 Jean Dubuc
1915 25 Bernie Boland   R DET 2 R 23 MR   18 8 1 9 5 .500 4      129.00 106 1 55 45 48 46 .299   3.14      7.0 .389   5.92 1915 25 Bernie Boland
       
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1916 3 Harry Coveleski   DET 3 L 30   39 22 3 20 10 .513 9      312.67 268 6 101 68 61 104 .316   1.96     25.1 .644  28.63 1916 3 Harry Coveleski
1916 20 Hooks Dauss   DET 3 R 26 CL   29 18 1 15 12 .517 2      217.33 200 2 93 77 82 87 .309   3.19     10.2 .352   8.60 1916 20 Hooks Dauss
1916 38 Bill James   DET 3 R 29   20 8 0 6 12 .300 2      131.00 122 1 66 54 68 53 .279   3.71      2.1 .105   0.97 1916 38 Bill James
1916 27 Jean Dubuc   DET 3 R 27 MR   16 8 1 5 8 .313 3      124.00 98 1 48 41 61 29 .182   2.98      6.8 .425   6.30 1916 27 Jean Dubuc
1916 33 Willie Mitchell   DET 3 L 26   17 7 2 6 5 .353 6      115.00 107 1 48 42 43 54 .360   3.29      5.4 .318   3.72 1916 33 Willie Mitchell
1916 34 George Cunningham   R DET 3 R 21 MR   14 5 0 5 9 .357 0      101.67 99 0 48 31 50 46 .309   2.74      4.5 .321   3.63 1916 34 George Cunningham
       
1917 12 Hooks Dauss   DET 4 R 27   31 22 6 16 14 .516 1      253.67 228 3 98 68 82 96 .310   2.41     13.3 .429  12.18 1917 12 Hooks Dauss
1917 21 Bernie Boland   DET 4 R 25 CL   28 13 3 14 9 .500 5      202.00 163 0 76 60 81 76 .311   2.67      8.9 .318   7.02 1917 21 Bernie Boland
1917 28 Howard Ehmke   DET 4 R 23   25 13 4 10 14 .400 1      182.33 154 3 74 60 78 80 .345   2.96      6.9 .276   5.07 1917 28 Howard Ehmke
1917 17 Bill James   DET 4 R 30   23 10 2 11 9 .478 3      170.33 140 2 61 40 83 53 .238   2.11     10.4 .452   9.78 1917 17 Bill James
1917 18 Willie Mitchell   DET 4 L 27   22 12 5 12 8 .545 2      166.00 154 2 59 40 41 72 .369   2.17      9.8 .445   9.15 1917 18 Willie Mitchell
       
1918 16 Hooks Dauss   DET 7 R 28 CL   26 21 1 11 13 .423 2      231.33 225 3 97 77 54 68 .244   3.00      9.1 .350   7.37 1918 16 Hooks Dauss
1918 14 Bernie Boland   DET 7 R 26   25 14 4 13 9 .520 3      194.00 167 1 66 57 64 60 .260   2.64     11.3 .452  10.39 1918 14 Bernie Boland
1918 30 Rudy Kallio   R DET 7 R 25   22 10 2 7 12 .318 3      161.33 158 0 81 65 68 62 .274   3.63      3.8 .173   2.16 1918 30 Rudy Kallio
1918 33 Bill James   DET 7 R 31   18 8 1 5 11 .278 2      119.67 125 3 67 50 67 41 .214   3.76      1.7 .094   0.71 1918 33 Bill James
       
1919 18 Hooks Dauss   DET 4 R 29   32 22 2 20 9 .625 3      251.67 257 9 123 99 62 72 .226   3.54     13.1 .409  11.28 1919 18 Hooks Dauss
1919 13 Howard Ehmke   DET 4 R 25   31 20 2 16 10 .516 5      244.00 250 5 112 86 105 78 .220   3.17     15.3 .494  14.46 1919 13 Howard Ehmke
1919 16 Bernie Boland   DET 4 R 27   30 18 1 13 15 .433 2      231.00 211 7 89 78 76 68 .237   3.04     14.6 .487  13.71 1919 16 Bernie Boland
1919 17 Dutch (H) Leonard   DET 4 L 27   28 18 4 14 12 .500 2      215.00 210 7 88 66 64 101 .369   2.76     14.2 .507  13.60 1919 17 Dutch (H) Leonard
       
1920 11 Howard Ehmke   DET 7 R 26 CL   33 23 2 15 17 .455 1      261.33 240 8 126 94 118 101 .282   3.24     16.7 .506  16.64 1920 11 Howard Ehmke
1920 16 Hooks Dauss   DET 7 R 30   32 18 0 12 18 .375 2      253.67 278 11 144 96 82 77 .214   3.41     14.1 .441  13.12 1920 16 Hooks Dauss
1920 28 Dutch (H) Leonard   DET 7 L 28   27 10 3 10 16 .370 1      188.67 191 9 106 91 61 76 .302   4.34      8.2 .304   6.33 1920 28 Dutch (H) Leonard
1920 32 Red Oldham   DET 7 L 26   22 10 1 7 12 .318 3      173.67 205 4 101 77 67 51 .188   3.99      5.9 .268   4.28 1920 32 Red Oldham
1920 25 Doc Ayers   DET 7 R 30 MR   23 8 3 7 12 .304 4      161.33 158 5 84 67 46 83 .407   3.74      8.4 .365   7.11 1920 25 Doc Ayers
       
1921 15 Dutch (H) Leonard   DET 6 L 29   32 15 1 11 11 .344 10      237.33 262 14 119 96 65 118 .361   3.64     12.6 .394  10.88 1921 15 Dutch (H) Leonard
1921 22 Hooks Dauss   DET 6 R 31   28 16 0 9 14 .321 5      220.00 260 11 132 103 72 61 .184   4.21      9.6 .343   7.74 1921 22 Hooks Dauss
1921 19 Red Oldham   DET 6 L 27   28 12 1 11 9 .393 8      204.67 224 11 113 94 69 60 .205   4.13      9.9 .354   8.10 1921 19 Red Oldham
1921 29 Howard Ehmke   DET 6 R 27   22 13 1 10 12 .455 0      175.00 201 15 112 92 68 63 .234   4.73      5.5 .250   3.78 1921 29 Howard Ehmke
       
1922 5 Herm Pillette   R DET 3 R 26   37 18 4 18 12 .486 7      269.33 268 6 112 87 93 69 .191   2.91     20.2 .546  20.73 1922 5 Herm Pillette
1922 31 Howard Ehmke   DET 3 R 28   29 16 1 10 15 .345 4      221.67 251 11 128 117 79 84 .255   4.75      3.7 .128   1.84 1922 31 Howard Ehmke
1922 28 Red Oldham   DET 3 L 28 CL   28 9 0 9 10 .321 9      178.67 218 7 106 89 46 54 .205   4.48      6.8 .243   4.65 1922 28 Red Oldham
1922 33 Hooks Dauss   DET 3 R 32 CL   25 12 1 8 13 .320 4      170.67 207 7 111 91 47 61 .240   4.80      2.3 .092   0.96 1922 33 Hooks Dauss
1922 32 Ole Olsen   R DET 3 R 27 CL   15 5 0 5 4 .333 6       94.33 112 5 60 48 22 35 .261   4.58      2.4 .160   1.33 1922 32 Ole Olsen
       
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1923 9 Hooks Dauss   DET 2 R 33 CL   39 22 4 20 12 .513 7      295.33 311 9 131 118 70 99 .260   3.60     20.1 .515  20.57 1923 9 Hooks Dauss
1923 21 Herm Pillette   DET 2 R 27   36 14 0 11 17 .306 8      230.00 258 5 127 98 75 58 .174   3.83     12.1 .336  10.00 1923 21 Herm Pillette
1923 27 Ken Holloway   R DET 2 R 25   24 7 0 7 9 .292 8      149.67 182 10 89 68 59 40 .166   4.09      7.3 .304   5.74 1923 27 Ken Holloway
1923 18 Syl Johnson   DET 2 R 22   18 7 0 8 6 .444 4      125.00 125 8 54 51 35 63 .394   3.67     10.4 .578  11.27 1923 18 Syl Johnson
       
1924 13 Earl Whitehill T17   R DET 3 L 24   32 16 2 17 7 .531 8      226.67 250 8 121 96 75 62 .191   3.81     15.6 .488  15.13 1924 13 Earl Whitehill
1924 14 Rip Collins   DET 3 R 28   30 11 1 14 7 .467 9      208.00 191 6 97 75 63 72 .283   3.25     15.2 .507  15.03 1924 14 Rip Collins
1924 22 Lil Stoner   DET 3 R 25   25 10 1 10 8 .400 7      182.00 224 10 109 92 52 59 .214   4.55      9.8 .392   8.52 1924 22 Lil Stoner
1924 31 Ed Wells   R DET 3 L 24 CL   15 5 0 5 7 .333 3       82.33 107 2 48 37 30 21 .153   4.04      4.1 .273   2.98 1924 31 Ed Wells
       
1925 20 Earl Whitehill   DET 4 L 25   33 15 1 11 11 .333 11      236.67 267 13 135 124 86 82 .232   4.72     11.6 .352   9.83 1925 20 Earl Whitehill
1925 9 Hooks Dauss   DET 4 R 35   30 16 1 14 10 .467 6      220.67 233 11 108 88 82 56 .178   3.59     16.5 .550  17.47 1925 9 Hooks Dauss
1925 35 Rip Collins   DET 4 R 29   20 4 0 6 11 .300 3      132.00 137 6 84 69 50 32 .171   4.70      4.6 .230   3.15 1925 35 Rip Collins
1925 28 Dutch (H) Leonard   DET 4 L 33   18 9 0 11 4 .611 3      125.67 143 7 74 63 43 65 .349   4.51      7.4 .411   6.78 1925 28 Dutch (H) Leonard
1925 32 Lil Stoner   DET 4 R 26   18 8 0 9 6 .500 3      123.00 140 6 66 62 42 40 .220   4.54      6.0 .333   4.94 1925 32 Lil Stoner
1925 29 Ken Holloway   DET 4 R 27 MR   14 6 0 9 4 .643 1      107.00 115 6 60 54 44 20 .126   4.54      6.3 .450   6.04 1925 29 Ken Holloway
       
1926 16 Earl Whitehill   DET 6 L 26   34 13 0 14 13 .412 7      246.33 268 7 135 114 77 106 .307   4.17     12.5 .368  11.00 1926 16 Earl Whitehill
1926 18 Sam Gibson   R DET 6 R 26   24 16 2 11 9 .458 4      179.33 181 6 86 72 70 50 .199   3.61     10.8 .450  10.51 1926 18 Sam Gibson
1926 32 Ed Wells   DET 6 L 26   26 9 4 10 8 .385 8      151.00 170 6 93 75 65 44 .187   4.47      4.9 .188   3.08 1926 32 Ed Wells
1926 T35 Lil Stoner   DET 6 R 27   22 7 0 5 9 .227 8      134.33 160 10 105 86 52 51 .241   5.76      0.2 .009   0.03 1926 T35 Lil Stoner
       
1927 10 Earl Whitehill   DET 4 L 27   31 17 3 14 13 .452 4      217.33 218 4 106 85 95 87 .278   3.52     14.7 .474  14.84 1927 10 Earl Whitehill
1927 26 Lil Stoner   DET 4 R 28 CL   24 13 0 9 10 .375 5      188.33 221 8 104 85 62 54 .191   4.06      8.4 .350   7.29 1927 26 Lil Stoner
1927 20 Sam Gibson   DET 4 R 27   26 11 0 11 10 .423 5      171.33 183 8 100 68 80 70 .266   3.57     10.0 .385   9.10 1927 20 Sam Gibson
1927 29 Rip Collins   DET 4 R 31   25 10 1 12 7 .480 6      165.67 195 5 107 86 56 35 .139   4.67      7.5 .300   6.03 1927 29 Rip Collins
1927 28 Ken Holloway   DET 4 R 29 CL   23 11 1 9 10 .391 4      163.00 188 9 91 73 57 31 .127   4.03      7.9 .343   6.79 1927 28 Ken Holloway
1927 27 Ownie Carroll   R DET 4 R 24   15 8 0 7 6 .467 2      122.67 128 2 65 54 55 30 .164   3.96      6.9 .460   6.87 1927 27 Ownie Carroll
       
1928 11 Ownie Carroll T20   DET 6 R 25   28 19 2 14 10 .500 4      215.33 201 6 94 79 80 48 .171   3.30     16.6 .593  17.98 1928 11 Ownie Carroll
1928 27 Earl Whitehill   DET 6 L 28   30 12 1 10 16 .333 4      194.00 213 8 131 94 79 91 .312   4.36      6.8 .227   4.56 1928 27 Earl Whitehill
1928 33 Vic Sorrell   R DET 6 R 27   23 8 0 8 11 .348 4      151.67 168 8 98 85 77 66 .269   5.04      2.6 .113   1.23 1928 33 Vic Sorrell
1928 38 Sam Gibson   DET 6 R 28   18 5 1 5 8 .278 5      115.00 152 3 80 69 49 28 .139   5.40      1.4 .078   0.55 1928 38 Sam Gibson
1928 34 Haskell Billings   DET 6 R 20   16 3 1 5 10 .313 1       89.67 100 2 66 47 48 37 .250   4.72      2.3 .144   1.23 1928 34 Haskell Billings
       
1929 16 George Uhle   DET 6 R 30   30 22 1 14 11 .467 5      245.00 279 9 137 111 58 98 .291   4.08     13.2 .440  12.32 1929 16 George Uhle
1929 32 Vic Sorrell   DET 6 R 28   31 13 1 12 15 .387 4      218.33 258 14 141 121 101 79 .220   4.99      6.9 .223   4.59 1929 32 Vic Sorrell
1929 21 Earl Whitehill   DET 6 L 29   28 18 1 10 14 .357 4      226.33 239 16 136 115 90 96 .292   4.57     10.5 .375   9.05 1929 21 Earl Whitehill
1929 30 Ownie Carroll   DET 6 R 26   26 12 0 7 14 .269 5      178.00 219 8 112 90 72 47 .162   4.55      7.0 .269   5.11 1929 30 Ownie Carroll
       
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1930 6 George Uhle   DET 5 R 31   29 18 1 12 12 .414 5      231.33 236 17 108 95 75 114 .367   3.70     19.1 .659  21.95 1930 6 George Uhle
1930 10 Vic Sorrell   DET 5 R 29   30 14 2 14 10 .467 6      223.67 238 12 112 98 101 91 .268   3.94     16.8 .560  17.79 1930 10 Vic Sorrell
1930 15 Earl Whitehill   DET 5 L 30   31 16 0 17 12 .548 2      215.33 242 8 135 101 78 103 .322   4.22     13.6 .439  12.75 1930 15 Earl Whitehill
1930 23 Waite Hoyt Vet   DET 5 R 30 CL   20 8 1 8 8 .400 4      129.33 167 7 84 67 46 22 .103   4.66      6.0 .300   4.52 1930 23 Waite Hoyt
1930 39 Chief Hogsett   R DET 5 L 26   17 4 0 6 7 .353 4      107.00 134 10 76 66 51 46 .249   5.55      3.5 .206   2.25 1930 39 Chief Hogsett
       
1931 7 Earl Whitehill   DET 7 L 31   34 22 0 13 16 .382 5      271.33 287 22 152 123 119 85 .209   4.08     17.8 .524  17.52 1931 7 Earl Whitehill
1931 8 Vic Sorrell   DET 7 R 30   32 19 1 13 13 .406 6      242.33 260 8 128 110 109 97 .263   4.09     17.1 .534  16.99 1931 8 Vic Sorrell
1931 36 Tommy Bridges   R DET 7 R 24   23 8 2 7 14 .304 2      147.67 167 11 112 89 96 89 .338   5.42      1.5 .065   0.52 1931 36 Tommy Bridges
1931 6 George Uhle   DET 7 R 32   18 15 2 7 9 .389 2      155.67 153 6 71 59 36 51 .270   3.41     14.8 .822  18.24 1931 6 George Uhle
1931 14 Art Herring   DET 7 R 25   16 9 0 5 9 .313 2      127.67 136 6 66 52 50 38 .204   3.67     10.5 .656  11.56 1931 14 Art Herring
       
1932 14 Earl Whitehill   DET 5 L 32   31 17 3 15 12 .484 4      240.67 252 17 136 123 92 78 .227   4.60     13.3 .429  12.40 1932 14 Earl Whitehill
1932 13 Vic Sorrell   DET 5 R 31   31 13 1 13 14 .419 4      229.33 227 11 122 103 77 83 .273   4.04     13.5 .435  12.68 1932 13 Vic Sorrell
1932 9 Tommy Bridges   DET 5 R 25   26 10 4 12 10 .462 4      181.67 156 13 85 67 107 101 .384   3.32     14.0 .538  14.61 1932 9 Tommy Bridges
1932 36 Whit Wyatt   DET 5 R 24 MR   22 10 0 6 11 .273 5      150.00 175 9 100 84 76 55 .219   5.04      5.1 .232   3.49 1932 36 Whit Wyatt
1932 29 Chief Hogsett   DET 5 L 28 CL   15 7 0 5 6 .333 4      109.00 138 6 66 49 40 38 .213   4.05      5.6 .373   4.87 1932 29 Chief Hogsett
1932 32 George Uhle   DET 5 R 33 CL   15 6 1 5 4 .333 6      104.67 110 11 62 52 32 34 .239   4.47      4.9 .327   3.99 1932 32 George Uhle
       
1933 7 Firpo Marberry   DET 5 R 34   32 15 1 14 11 .438 7      230.00 228 13 98 87 58 83 .290   3.40     17.2 .538  18.32 1933 7 Firpo Marberry
1933 2 Tommy Bridges   DET 5 R 26   28 17 2 13 12 .464 3      219.67 177 7 92 70 100 112 .404   2.87     20.1 .718  24.73 1933 2 Tommy Bridges
1933 18 Vic Sorrell   DET 5 R 32   28 13 1 9 14 .321 5      209.00 213 16 105 91 70 65 .230   3.92     11.9 .425  11.26 1933 18 Vic Sorrell
1933 28 Carl Fischer   DET 5 L 27   22 9 0 6 14 .273 2      145.00 149 4 77 62 65 70 .327   3.85      7.9 .359   6.88 1933 28 Carl Fischer
1933 30 Schoolboy Rowe   R DET 5 R 23   15 8 1 6 4 .400 5      109.33 116 7 57 48 28 68 .472   3.95      6.2 .413   5.79 1933 30 Schoolboy Rowe
       
1934 3 Tommy Bridges   a DET 1 R 27   35 23 3 22 11 .629 2      271.00 247 16 117 112 103 150 .429   3.72     20.6 .589  22.60 1934 3 Tommy Bridges
1934 4 Schoolboy Rowe 4   DET 1 R 24   30 20 3 19 7 .633 4      224.33 226 9 96 90 72 127 .426   3.61     19.3 .643  22.11 1934 4 Schoolboy Rowe
1934 12 Eldon Auker   DET 1 R 23 MR   18 10 2 9 3 .500 6      130.33 142 5 51 43 28 47 .276   2.97     11.3 .628  12.80 1934 12 Eldon Auker
1934 37 Firpo Marberry   DET 1 R 35   19 6 1 8 5 .421 6      117.33 141 10 82 71 41 43 .236   5.45      1.8 .095   0.80 1934 37 Firpo Marberry
1934 36 Vic Sorrell   DET 1 R 33   19 6 1 6 7 .316 6      109.33 128 13 70 63 38 39 .235   5.19      2.4 .126   1.21 1934 36 Vic Sorrell
1934 32 Carl Fischer   DET 1 L 28   15 4 1 5 3 .333 7       87.33 96 5 45 42 33 33 .256   4.33      4.8 .320   3.88 1934 32 Carl Fischer
       
1935 5 Tommy Bridges T11   a DET 1 R 28   34 23 4 21 9 .618 4      273.67 274 20 127 105 113 163 .421   3.45     19.3 .568  19.96 1935 5 Tommy Bridges
1935 12 Schoolboy Rowe   a DET 1 R 25   34 21 6 16 13 .471 5      253.33 256 11 120 112 63 128 .401   3.98     14.7 .432  13.25 1935 12 Schoolboy Rowe
1935 21 General Crowder   DET 1 R 36   32 16 2 16 10 .500 6      238.00 267 16 126 113 66 57 .171   4.27     11.7 .366   9.71 1935 21 General Crowder
1935 18 Eldon Auker T22   DET 1 R 24   25 13 2 15 7 .600 3      175.67 192 13 80 78 50 56 .231   4.00     11.3 .452  10.42 1935 18 Eldon Auker
       
1936 2 Tommy Bridges 9   a-inj DET 2 R 29   38 26 5 23 11 .605 4      289.67 287 21 141 117 114 171 .426   3.64     25.5 .671  29.63 1936 2 Tommy Bridges
1936 10 Schoolboy Rowe   DET 2 R 26   35 19 4 18 10 .514 7      237.67 256 15 132 122 62 112 .352   4.62     16.9 .483  16.66 1936 10 Schoolboy Rowe
1936 18 Eldon Auker   DET 2 R 25   31 14 2 13 16 .419 2      209.00 248 9 129 106 79 62 .190   4.56     12.2 .394  10.86 1936 18 Eldon Auker
       
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1937 7 Tommy Bridges   a DET 2 R 30   31 18 3 14 12 .452 5      240.33 262 15 129 111 88 135 .386   4.16     17.9 .577  18.70 1937 7 Tommy Bridges
1937 6 Eldon Auker   DET 2 R 26   32 19 1 17 8 .531 7      231.67 227 11 113 97 93 66 .206   3.77     21.1 .659  23.57 1937 6 Eldon Auker
1937 12 Roxie Lawson T19   DET 2 R 31   29 15 0 15 6 .517 8      191.00 209 12 119 108 104 63 .201   5.09     13.2 .455  12.25 1937 12 Roxie Lawson
1937 32 Jake Wade   DET 2 L 25   25 7 1 7 9 .280 9      148.33 143 13 97 91 103 66 .268   5.52      4.9 .196   2.98 1937 32 Jake Wade
1937 T39 Boots Poffenberger   R DET 2 R 21   16 5 0 7 4 .438 5       89.67 105 7 68 60 57 19 .117   6.02      -   .000    -   1937 T39 Boots Poffenberger
       
1938 25 Vern Kennedy   a DET 4 R 31   26 11 0 11 9 .423 6      171.33 193 13 115 99 103 49 .166   5.20      8.7 .335   7.17 1938 25 Vern Kennedy
1938 21 Eldon Auker   DET 4 R 27   24 12 1 11 9 .458 4      155.67 175 14 93 90 56 44 .190   5.20      9.0 .375   7.84 1938 21 Eldon Auker
1938 15 George Gill   DET 4 R 29   23 13 1 12 9 .522 2      162.00 194 15 82 75 50 30 .123   4.17     13.1 .570  14.08 1938 15 George Gill
1938 16 Tommy Bridges   DET 4 R 31   20 13 0 12 6 .600 2      144.33 158 13 76 70 54 97 .458   4.36     12.0 .600  13.23 1938 16 Tommy Bridges
1938 31 Boots Poffenberger   DET 4 R 22   15 8 1 6 5 .400 4       95.33 113 8 55 52 43 20 .128   4.91      5.3 .353   4.48 1938 31 Boots Poffenberger
1938 37 Roxie Lawson   DET 4 R 32   16 5 0 5 9 .313 2       87.00 115 11 63 56 48 30 .184   5.79      2.0 .125   1.01 1938 37 Roxie Lawson
       
1939 4 Bobo Newsom 19   a DET 5 R 31   31 21 3 17 10 .548 4      241.33 219 13 99 91 103 160 .497   3.39     23.5 .758  25.26 1939 4 Bobo Newsom
1939 7 Tommy Bridges T22   a DET 5 R 32   26 16 2 17 7 .654 2      196.00 182 10 84 74 61 129 .531   3.40     19.2 .738  22.25 1939 7 Tommy Bridges
1939 30 Schoolboy Rowe   DET 5 R 29   24 8 1 9 11 .375 4      157.00 187 17 112 90 60 49 .198   5.16      6.2 .258   4.25 1939 30 Schoolboy Rowe
1939 14 Dizzy Trout   R DET 5 R 24   22 6 0 9 10 .409 3      143.67 151 5 69 56 59 67 .319   3.51     11.7 .532  11.51 1939 14 Dizzy Trout
1939 32 Al Benton   DET 5 R 28 CL   16 3 0 5 5 .313 6      109.00 136 8 72 56 43 48 .268   4.62      4.8 .300   3.55 1939 32 Al Benton
       
1940 2 Bobo Newsom 4   a DET 1 R 32   34 20 3 20 4 .588 10      260.00 230 19 108 82 98 160 .488   2.84     25.4 .747  30.02 1940 2 Bobo Newsom
1940 12 Tommy Bridges   a DET 1 R 33   28 12 2 11 9 .393 8      195.33 170 11 89 74 88 131 .508   3.41     15.9 .568  16.39 1940 12 Tommy Bridges
1940 13 Schoolboy Rowe 7   DET 1 R 30   23 11 1 15 3 .652 5      157.33 160 15 67 64 42 58 .287   3.66     14.1 .613  15.09 1940 13 Schoolboy Rowe
1940 26 Johnny Gorsica   R DET 1 R 25   20 5 2 7 7 .350 6      132.33 139 7 74 67 50 55 .291   4.56      6.8 .340   5.42 1940 26 Johnny Gorsica
1940 27 Hal Newhouser Vet   R DET 1 L 19   20 7 0 8 9 .400 3      123.00 138 12 73 66 70 77 .370   4.83      6.7 .335   5.31 1940 27 Hal Newhouser
       
1941 17 Bobo Newsom   DET T4 R 33   36 12 2 11 19 .306 6      238.33 250 13 131 120 106 165 .463   4.53     13.0 .361  11.01 1941 17 Bobo Newsom
1941 32 Hal Newhouser Vet   DET T4 L 20   27 5 1 9 10 .333 8      165.00 160 6 105 90 128 101 .351   4.91      5.1 .189   3.12 1941 32 Hal Newhouser
1941 18 Tommy Bridges   DET T4 R 34   22 10 1 8 12 .364 2      138.67 122 10 65 55 65 86 .460   3.57     10.8 .491  10.66 1941 18 Tommy Bridges
1941 38 Johnny Gorsica   DET T4 R 26   21 8 1 5 10 .238 6      131.67 160 12 88 76 48 42 .202   5.19      0.4 .019   0.08 1941 38 Johnny Gorsica
1941 21 Dizzy Trout   DET T4 R 26   18 6 1 7 7 .389 4      108.33 98 6 53 44 59 60 .382   3.66      8.9 .494   8.82 1941 21 Dizzy Trout
1941 10 Al Benton 19   a DET T4 R 30 CL   14 7 1 9 4 .643 1      106.67 95 8 45 37 39 38 .284   3.12     10.4 .743  12.63 1941 10 Al Benton
       
1942 8 Al Benton   a DET 5 R 31   30 9 1 7 12 .233 11      215.33 201 8 81 69 75 105 .380   2.88     15.8 .527  15.69 1942 8 Al Benton
1942 13 Dizzy Trout   DET 5 R 27   29 13 1 10 17 .345 2      212.00 206 15 93 82 83 87 .301   3.48     14.2 .490  13.60 1942 13 Dizzy Trout
1942 9 Hal White   R DET 5 R 23   25 12 4 11 9 .440 5      191.33 184 6 73 64 73 81 .315   3.01     14.7 .588  15.42 1942 9 Hal White
1942 10 Tommy Bridges   DET 5 R 35   22 11 2 9 7 .409 6      172.00 164 6 66 53 61 96 .427   2.77     13.7 .623  14.79 1942 10 Tommy Bridges
1942 16 Hal Newhouser Vet   a DET 5 L 21 CL   23 11 1 8 12 .348 3      162.00 126 3 65 47 98 90 .402   2.61     12.0 .522  11.86 1942 16 Hal Newhouser
1942 17 Virgil Trucks   R DET 5 R 25   20 8 2 10 7 .500 3      142.33 135 3 60 48 63 80 .404   3.04     10.5 .525  10.41 1942 17 Virgil Trucks
       
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1943 7 Dizzy Trout 11   DET 5 R 28 CL   30 18 5 17 11 .567 2      222.33 189 5 79 67 92 98 .349   2.71     14.9 .497  15.04 1943 7 Dizzy Trout
1943 18 Virgil Trucks   DET 5 R 26   25 10 2 14 9 .560 2      181.33 159 10 68 61 49 103 .495   3.03     10.5 .420   9.75 1943 18 Virgil Trucks
1943 30 Hal Newhouser Vet   a DET 5 L 22   25 10 1 7 16 .280 2      177.67 150 3 84 62 103 128 .506   3.14      7.6 .304   6.00 1943 30 Hal Newhouser
1943 3 Tommy Bridges   DET 5 R 36   22 11 3 12 6 .545 4      183.33 153 8 53 48 58 120 .569   2.36     16.4 .745  20.28 1943 3 Tommy Bridges
1943 32 Hal White   DET 5 R 24   24 7 2 7 10 .292 7      156.67 138 5 74 57 61 50 .251   3.27      7.1 .296   5.53 1943 32 Hal White
1943 19 Stubby Overmire   R DET 5 L 24   18 8 3 7 6 .389 5      127.00 104 3 45 41 31 40 .296   2.91      9.3 .517   9.57 1943 19 Stubby Overmire
       
1944 1 Dizzy Trout 2   a DET 2 R 29   40 33 7 24 14 .600 2      337.67 303 9 102 81 80 141 .368   2.16     35.7 .893  47.06 1944 1 Dizzy Trout
1944 2 Hal Newhouser Vet 1   a DET 2 L 23   34 25 6 25 7 .735 2      281.67 246 6 89 76 92 170 .503   2.43     27.4 .806  34.31 1944 2 Hal Newhouser
1944 36 Rufe Gentry   R DET 2 R 26   30 10 3 10 14 .333 6      189.00 191 7 97 90 103 62 .211   4.29      1.6 .053   0.52 1944 36 Rufe Gentry
1944 15 Stubby Overmire   DET 2 L 25   28 11 3 11 11 .393 6      192.67 208 2 83 67 40 56 .226   3.13     12.2 .436  11.24 1944 15 Stubby Overmire
1944 39 Johnny Gorsica   DET 2 R 29 CL   19 8 1 5 12 .263 2      124.67 150 4 74 62 19 36 .213   4.48      0.2 .011   0.03 1944 39 Johnny Gorsica
       
1945 1 Hal Newhouser Vet 1   a* DET 1 L 24   36 29 8 24 9 .667 3      308.33 234 5 70 60 106 207 .609   1.75     36.3 1.008  49.75 1945 1 Hal Newhouser
1945 13 Dizzy Trout 17   DET 1 R 30   31 18 4 15 14 .484 2      227.67 233 8 104 83 72 90 .295   3.28     12.0 .387  10.19 1945 13 Dizzy Trout
1945 9 Al Benton T23   DET 1 R 34   27 12 5 13 7 .481 7      181.00 164 7 65 40 61 72 .320   1.99     15.4 .570  15.87 1945 9 Al Benton
1945 30 Stubby Overmire   DET 1 L 26 CL   22 9 0 9 9 .409 4      139.67 169 5 70 61 36 29 .141   3.93      2.1 .095   0.89 1945 30 Stubby Overmire
1945 24 Les Mueller   R DET 1 R 26   18 6 2 6 7 .333 5      122.67 110 7 54 47 48 37 .234   3.45      6.7 .372   5.58 1945 24 Les Mueller
       
1946 1 Hal Newhouser Vet 2   a DET 2 L 25   34 29 6 26 8 .765 0      289.00 212 8 74 60 94 268 .876   1.87     32.8 .965  43.73 1946 1 Hal Newhouser
1946 3 Dizzy Trout   DET 2 R 31   32 23 5 16 13 .500 3      262.33 231 10 82 69 93 144 .444   2.37     24.4 .763  28.92 1946 3 Dizzy Trout
1946 9 Virgil Trucks   DET 2 R 29   29 15 2 13 8 .448 8      232.00 211 21 90 81 74 159 .558   3.14     15.9 .548  15.98 1946 9 Virgil Trucks
1946 11 Fred Hutchinson   DET 2 R 26   26 16 3 14 11 .538 1      202.00 183 14 78 71 63 135 .549   3.16     14.1 .542  14.09 1946 11 Fred Hutchinson
1946 31 Al Benton   DET 2 R 35   15 6 1 10 4 .667 1      108.33 102 8 56 47 39 41 .291   3.90      3.2 .213   2.00 1946 31 Al Benton
       
1947 1 Hal Newhouser Vet   A DET 2 L 26   36 24 3 17 16 .472 3      279.00 261 8 102 89 108 171 .463   2.87     22.9 .636  26.14 1947 1 Hal Newhouser
1947 7 Fred Hutchinson 22   DET 2 R 27   25 18 3 15 9 .600 1      205.00 203 14 81 71 54 100 .389   3.12     16.4 .656  19.01 1947 7 Fred Hutchinson
1947 22 Dizzy Trout   a DET 2 R 32   26 9 2 10 11 .385 5      176.33 178 6 84 71 64 68 .281   3.62      9.3 .358   7.96 1947 22 Dizzy Trout
1947 29 Virgil Trucks   DET 2 R 30   26 8 2 10 10 .385 6      161.67 164 11 89 76 70 96 .410   4.23      6.7 .258   4.87 1947 29 Virgil Trucks
1947 18 Stubby Overmire   DET 2 L 28   17 7 3 8 5 .471 4      117.67 119 7 50 47 31 29 .193   3.59      9.2 .541   9.69 1947 18 Stubby Overmire
       
1948 1 Hal Newhouser Vet 9   a DET 5 L 27   35 19 2 20 11 .571 4      266.67 244 10 107 90 96 141 .415   3.04     26.0 .743  32.59 1948 1 Hal Newhouser
1948 15 Fred Hutchinson   DET 5 R 28   28 15 0 13 11 .464 4      204.00 209 27 112 99 44 85 .336   4.37     11.8 .421  11.13 1948 15 Fred Hutchinson
1948 23 Virgil Trucks   DET 5 R 31   26 7 0 10 11 .385 5      171.00 164 11 86 78 71 98 .417   4.11      9.7 .373   8.62 1948 23 Virgil Trucks
1948 14 Dizzy Trout   DET 5 R 33   23 11 2 9 13 .391 1      161.67 169 4 81 64 68 79 .333   3.56     11.5 .500  11.83 1948 14 Dizzy Trout
1948 34 Art Houtteman   DET 5 R 20 CL   20 4 0 1 14 .050 5      127.67 150 10 82 71 38 57 .303   5.01      1.7 .085   0.72 1948 34 Art Houtteman
       
1949 4 Hal Newhouser Vet   DET 4 L 28   35 22 3 17 11 .486 7      284.67 271 19 117 108 107 140 .370   3.41     22.8 .651  25.38 1949 4 Hal Newhouser
1949 3 Virgil Trucks T22   a DET 4 R 32   32 17 6 17 11 .531 4      259.67 200 16 94 85 114 143 .455   2.95     22.6 .706  26.19 1949 3 Virgil Trucks
1949 16 Ted Gray   DET 4 L 24   27 8 3 10 10 .370 7      181.67 154 11 78 72 97 84 .335   3.57     12.3 .470  11.63 1949 16 Ted Gray
1949 12 Art Houtteman T22   DET 4 R 21   25 13 2 12 8 .480 5      191.67 209 19 93 81 53 82 .313   3.80     14.0 .512  13.82 1949 12 Art Houtteman
1949 5 Fred Hutchinson   DET 4 R 29   21 9 4 12 5 .571 4      158.67 137 15 58 50 44 43 .238   2.84     16.2 .771  19.61 1949 5 Fred Hutchinson
       
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1950 2 Art Houtteman T24   a DET 2 R 22   34 21 4 17 12 .500 5      264.33 248 28 110 106 92 87 .256   3.61     22.3 .656  25.97 1950 2 Art Houtteman
1950 17 Hal Newhouser Vet   DET 2 L 29   30 15 1 14 13 .467 3      208.00 223 23 106 99 78 84 .279   4.28     13.3 .443  12.73 1950 17 Hal Newhouser
1950 16 Fred Hutchinson   DET 2 R 30   26 10 1 13 8 .500 5      191.67 225 16 99 89 44 60 .223   4.18     13.1 .504  13.37 1950 16 Fred Hutchinson
1950 10 Dizzy Trout T12   DET 2 R 35   20 11 1 12 5 .600 3      153.33 161 8 67 62 48 72 .344   3.64     13.5 .675  15.95 1950 10 Dizzy Trout
1950 30 Ted Gray   a DET 2 L 25   21 7 0 8 7 .381 6      131.67 132 20 81 70 68 90 .450   4.78      5.5 .262   4.05 1950 30 Ted Gray
       
1951 18 Ted Gray   DET 5 L 26   28 9 1 7 13 .250 8      188.33 185 15 97 82 89 125 .456   3.92     10.7 .382   9.47 1951 18 Ted Gray
1951 33 Dizzy Trout   DET 5 R 36 CL   22 7 0 6 13 .273 3      145.33 139 11 82 73 58 68 .345   4.52      4.8 .218   3.21 1951 33 Dizzy Trout
1951 29 Fred Hutchinson   a DET 5 R 31   20 9 2 6 9 .300 5      144.00 174 12 73 69 21 41 .210   4.31      5.9 .295   4.59 1951 29 Fred Hutchinson
1951 23 Bob Cain   DET 5 L 26   22 6 1 9 8 .409 5      129.67 121 13 79 67 75 47 .240   4.65      3.6 .164   1.66 1951 23 Bob Cain
1951 14 Virgil Trucks T30   DET 5 R 34   18 6 1 9 6 .500 3      125.67 117 8 59 51 57 72 .414   3.65     10.5 .583  11.48 1951 14 Virgil Trucks
1951 32 Marlin Stuart   DET 5 R 32   15 5 0 4 6 .267 5       94.67 92 7 51 44 59 37 .245   4.18      4.4 .293   3.41 1951 32 Marlin Stuart
       
1952 20 Ted Gray   DET 8 L 27   32 13 2 12 17 .375 3      221.67 205 21 116 100 101 136 .444   4.06      9.2 .288   6.88 1952 20 Ted Gray
1952 27 Virgil Trucks   DET 8 R 35   29 8 3 5 18 .172 6      192.67 185 12 98 86 80 126 .475   4.02      6.5 .224   4.28 1952 27 Virgil Trucks
1952 31 Art Houtteman   DET 8 R 24   28 10 2 7 18 .250 3      197.33 195 16 104 96 59 96 .378   4.38      4.2 .150   2.26 1952 31 Art Houtteman
1952 25 Hal Newhouser Vet   DET 8 L 31   19 8 0 6 9 .316 4      138.67 138 12 69 61 42 46 .256   3.96      5.9 .311   4.58 1952 25 Hal Newhouser
1952 28 Bill Wight   DET 8 L 30   19 8 3 5 9 .263 5      132.00 155 6 62 56 49 58 .284   3.82      5.5 .289   4.05 1952 28 Bill Wight
       
1953 34 Billy Hoeft   DET 6 L 21   27 9 0 9 14 .333 4      195.67 222 24 114 106 57 87 .312   4.88      2.8 .104   1.31 1953 34 Billy Hoeft
1953 25 Ned Garver   DET 6 R 27   26 13 0 10 11 .385 5      191.33 221 15 104 95 65 66 .231   4.47      6.1 .235   4.28 1953 25 Ned Garver
1953 29 Ted Gray   DET 6 L 28   28 8 0 10 15 .357 3      174.67 166 25 102 90 76 114 .471   4.64      5.3 .189   3.34 1953 29 Ted Gray
1953 27 Steve Gromek   DET 6 R 33   17 6 1 6 8 .353 3      123.67 130 16 61 54 33 57 .350   3.93      4.2 .247   2.89 1953 27 Steve Gromek
       
1954 3 Steve Gromek T26   DET 5 R 34   32 17 4 16 16 .500 0      246.67 230 26 84 76 55 100 .351   2.77     21.9 .684  26.61 1954 3 Steve Gromek
1954 5 Ned Garver   DET 5 R 28   32 16 3 14 11 .438 7      241.33 212 20 93 77 62 88 .321   2.87     18.7 .584  21.00 1954 5 Ned Garver
1954 25 George Zuverink   R DET 5 R 29   25 9 2 9 13 .360 3      181.67 181 20 86 74 58 66 .276   3.67      7.9 .316   6.53 1954 25 George Zuverink
1954 38 Billy Hoeft   DET 5 L 22   25 10 4 6 14 .240 5      156.33 160 18 85 81 50 102 .486   4.66      2.9 .116   1.45 1954 38 Billy Hoeft
1954 40 Al Aber   DET 5 L 26   18 4 0 5 10 .278 3      100.33 105 6 56 49 34 44 .317   4.40      1.1 .061   0.40 1954 40 Al Aber
       
1955 19 Ned Garver   DET 5 R 29   32 16 1 12 16 .375 4      229.67 248 21 115 102 67 84 .267   4.00     10.4 .325   8.73 1955 19 Ned Garver
1955 10 Frank Lary   R DET 5 R 25   31 16 2 13 14 .419 4      223.00 225 10 99 80 87 94 .301   3.23     13.2 .426  12.69 1955 10 Frank Lary
1955 5 Billy Hoeft T24   a DET 5 L 23   29 17 7 16 6 .552 7      218.33 182 17 73 71 73 130 .510   2.93     18.1 .624  21.06 1955 5 Billy Hoeft
1955 23 Steve Gromek   DET 5 R 35   25 8 2 11 10 .440 4      168.33 177 25 87 78 32 65 .311   4.17      7.1 .284   5.57 1955 23 Steve Gromek
1955 34 Duke Maas   R DET 5 R 26   16 5 2 5 6 .313 5       84.00 90 7 52 47 48 42 .304   5.04      1.6 .100   0.75 1955 34 Duke Maas
       
1956 5 Frank Lary T17 DET 5 R 26   38 20 3 21 13 .553 4      289.67 281 20 110 100 113 161 .409   3.11     22.0 .579  23.26 1956 5 Frank Lary
1956 13 Billy Hoeft DET 5 L 24   34 18 4 18 14 .529 2      240.33 269 19 121 108 104 163 .437   4.04     13.7 .403  12.08 1956 13 Billy Hoeft
1956 14 Paul Foytack DET 5 R 25   33 16 1 14 13 .424 6      243.00 205 24 114 102 136 172 .504   3.78     12.5 .379  10.69 1956 14 Paul Foytack
1956 25 Virgil Trucks DET 5 R 39   16 3 1 6 4 .375 6      101.33 95 12 49 44 54 38 .255   3.91      5.4 .338   4.36 1956 25 Virgil Trucks
     
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1957 20 Frank Lary DET 4 R 27   35 12 2 11 15 .314 9      233.00 245 23 109 104 69 105 .334   4.02      9.8 .280   7.77 1957 20 Frank Lary
1957 2 Jim Bunning Vet 9 A DET 4 R 25   30 14 1 18 7 .600 5      237.00 195 33 85 76 57 158 .627   2.89     20.4 .680  25.18 1957 2 Jim Bunning
1957 14 Billy Hoeft DET 4 L 25   28 10 1 9 11 .321 8      191.67 182 15 82 77 62 106 .434   3.62     10.7 .382   9.90 1957 14 Billy Hoeft
1957 7 Paul Foytack DET 4 R 26   27 8 1 11 9 .407 7      189.33 159 18 74 69 89 96 .387   3.28     13.8 .511  14.76 1957 7 Paul Foytack
1957 18 Duke Maas DET 4 R 28   26 8 2 9 12 .346 5      182.00 179 20 80 71 53 94 .405   3.51      9.1 .350   8.06 1957 18 Duke Maas
     
1958 2 Frank Lary 23 DET 5 R 28   34 19 3 16 13 .471 5      250.00 239 20 87 80 66 124 .407   2.88     20.1 .591  23.47 1958 2 Frank Lary
1958 11 Jim Bunning Vet DET 5 R 26   34 10 3 14 12 .412 8      219.33 186 28 95 85 79 177 .668   3.49     13.8 .406  13.35 1958 11 Jim Bunning
1958 9 Paul Foytack DET 5 R 27   33 16 2 15 13 .455 5      219.67 189 20 91 85 75 127 .481   3.48     14.5 .439  14.59 1958 9 Paul Foytack
1958 26 Billy Hoeft DET 5 L 26   21 6 0 9 7 .429 5      118.00 119 12 59 55 42 78 .484   4.19      4.6 .219   3.27 1958 26 Billy Hoeft
     
1959 33 Paul Foytack DET 4 R 28   37 11 2 14 14 .378 9      238.00 238 34 137 124 64 110 .364   4.69      5.2 .141   2.91 1959 33 Paul Foytack
1959 6 Jim Bunning Vet a DET 4 R 27   35 14 1 17 12 .486 6      245.67 217 36 108 105 75 197 .675   3.85     16.6 .474  17.06 1959 6 Jim Bunning
1959 7 Frank Lary DET 4 R 29   32 11 3 17 10 .531 5      223.00 225 23 109 88 46 137 .506   3.55     14.6 .456  14.72 1959 7 Frank Lary
1959 4 Don Mossi DET 4 L 30   30 15 3 17 8 .567 5      219.00 201 19 87 80 49 117 .468   3.29     18.2 .607  21.17 1959 4 Don Mossi
     
1960 3 Frank Lary a(2) DET 6 R 30   36 15 2 15 15 .417 6      272.33 261 25 125 106 62 148 .458   3.50     17.3 .481  18.63 1960 3 Frank Lary
1960 1 Jim Bunning Vet T24 DET 6 R 28   34 10 3 11 14 .324 9      249.33 215 20 92 78 63 200 .719   2.82     18.9 .556  21.89 1960 1 Jim Bunning
1960 18 Don Mossi DET 6 L 31   22 9 2 8 8 .364 6      154.33 155 17 68 61 32 69 .369   3.56      9.5 .432   9.70 1960 18 Don Mossi
1960 26 Bob Bruce R DET 6 R 27   15 1 0 4 5 .267 6       91.33 95 10 48 36 37 56 .424   3.55      5.1 .340   4.62 1960 26 Bob Bruce
1960 31 Pete Burnside DET 6 L 29   15 2 0 4 6 .267 5       85.33 91 13 45 43 41 48 .364   4.54      1.9 .127   1.05 1960 31 Pete Burnside
     
1961 1 Frank Lary 7 3 a DET 2 R 31   36 22 4 23 9 .639 4      275.33 252 24 117 99 66 146 .459   3.24     22.3 .619  26.36 1961 1 Frank Lary
1961 7 Jim Bunning Vet a,A DET 2 R 29   37 12 4 17 11 .459 9      266.33 232 25 113 95 70 194 .642   3.21     18.4 .497  19.49 1961 7 Jim Bunning
1961 3 Don Mossi DET 2 L 32   34 12 1 15 7 .441 12      239.67 237 29 97 79 47 136 .479   2.97     19.1 .562  21.50 1961 3 Don Mossi
1961 32 Paul Foytack DET 2 R 30   20 6 0 8 8 .400 4      132.67 123 21 66 60 43 70 .422   4.07      6.8 .340   5.95 1961 32 Paul Foytack
1961 38 Phil Regan DET 2 R 24   16 6 0 8 5 .500 3      101.33 114 16 57 57 32 35 .240   5.06      3.7 .231   2.67 1961 38 Phil Regan
     
1962 10 Jim Bunning Vet T21 A,a DET 4 R 30   35 12 2 19 10 .543 6      250.00 257 28 112 103 74 174 .526   3.71     15.6 .446  16.04 1962 10 Jim Bunning
1962 28 Don Mossi DET 4 L 33   27 8 1 11 11 .407 5      172.33 185 24 85 81 35 116 .527   4.23      8.1 .300   6.83 1962 28 Don Mossi
1962 4 Hank Aguirre 17 a(2) DET 4 L 31   22 11 2 12 6 .545 4      171.00 132 10 54 41 50 121 .665   2.16     17.1 .777  23.21 1962 4 Hank Aguirre
1962 25 Phil Regan DET 4 R 25   23 6 0 10 7 .435 6      154.67 156 22 81 69 51 79 .382   4.01      8.5 .370   7.96 1962 25 Phil Regan
1962 36 Paul Foytack DET 4 R 31   21 5 1 8 7 .381 6      128.00 131 17 70 63 78 56 .268   4.43      5.2 .248   3.98 1962 36 Paul Foytack
     
1963 35 Jim Bunning Vet a DET T5 R 31   35 6 2 12 13 .343 10      240.67 239 38 118 106 68 186 .606   3.96      8.4 .240   6.21 1963 35 Jim Bunning
1963 T18 Hank Aguirre DET T5 L 32   33 14 3 14 13 .424 6      218.33 211 22 89 84 65 129 .467   3.46     12.3 .373  11.33 1963 T18 Hank Aguirre
1963 33 Phil Regan DET T5 R 26   27 5 1 13 8 .481 6      171.33 164 31 87 73 55 101 .461   3.83      7.9 .293   6.44 1963 33 Phil Regan
1963 31 Mickey Lolich R DET T5 L 22   18 4 0 5 7 .278 6      123.33 126 9 49 42 45 84 .491   3.06      7.1 .394   6.73 1963 31 Mickey Lolich
1963 T48 Don Mossi DET T5 L 34   16 3 0 5 7 .313 4       97.67 98 18 55 49 17 56 .487   4.52      -   .000    -   1963 T48 Don Mossi
1963 32 Frank Lary DET T5 R 33   14 6 0 4 9 .286 1      104.33 89 15 39 38 24 44 .389   3.28      6.4 .457   6.53 1963 32 Frank Lary
     
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1964 14 Dave Wickersham T30 DET 4 R 28   36 11 1 19 11 .528 6      250.33 222 28 107 96 78 162 .540   3.45     14.9 .414  14.10 1964 14 Dave Wickersham
1964 11 Mickey Lolich DET 4 L 23   33 12 6 16 8 .485 9      217.67 182 23 83 79 57 175 .732   3.27     15.7 .476  15.93 1964 11 Mickey Lolich
1964 32 Hank Aguirre DET 4 L 33   27 3 0 5 10 .185 12      152.33 130 15 75 68 55 81 .438   4.02      3.7 .137   2.01 1964 32 Hank Aguirre
1964 T38 Phil Regan DET 4 R 27   21 2 0 4 10 .190 7      119.67 136 18 74 70 39 76 .434   5.26      -   .000    -   1964 T38 Phil Regan
1964 31 Denny McLain R DET 4 R 20   16 3 0 4 4 .250 8       93.33 80 15 45 42 36 65 .560   4.05      3.4 .213   2.31 1964 31 Denny McLain
     
1965 19 Mickey Lolich DET 4 L 24   37 7 3 14 9 .378 14      235.00 211 22 101 91 69 219 .782   3.49     11.7 .316  10.57 1965 19 Mickey Lolich
1965 17 Hank Aguirre DET 4 L 34   32 10 2 14 10 .438 8      208.33 185 24 89 83 60 141 .576   3.59     11.9 .372  11.66 1965 17 Hank Aguirre
1965 3 Denny McLain DET 4 R 21   29 13 4 15 6 .517 8      205.67 162 25 69 60 59 170 .769   2.63     17.5 .603  21.85 1965 3 Denny McLain
1965 36 Dave Wickersham DET 4 R 29   27 8 3 8 14 .296 5      174.00 162 12 83 75 55 94 .433   3.88      5.4 .200   3.88 1965 36 Dave Wickersham
1965 23 Joe Sparma DET 4 R 23   28 6 0 12 8 .429 8      160.33 136 13 69 59 70 123 .597   3.31      9.4 .336   8.75 1965 23 Joe Sparma
     
1966 14 Denny McLain 15 A DET 3 R 22   38 14 4 20 14 .526 4      264.33 205 42 120 115 104 192 .621   3.92     13.1 .345  11.73 1966 14 Denny McLain
1966 T44 Mickey Lolich DET 3 L 25   33 5 1 14 13 .424 6      194.00 195 24 115 104 72 162 .607   4.82      -   .000    -   1966 T44 Mickey Lolich
1966 3 Earl Wilson 14 DET 3 R 31   23 8 2 13 6 .565 4      163.33 126 16 49 47 38 133 .811   2.59     19.7 .857  21.91 1966 3 Earl Wilson
     
1967 9 Earl Wilson 12 DET T2 R 32   38 12 0 22 11 .579 5      263.00 216 34 103 96 90 183 .598   3.29     16.3 .429  16.74 1967 9 Earl Wilson
1967 27 Denny McLain DET T2 R 23   37 10 3 17 16 .459 4      235.00 209 35 110 99 73 161 .571   3.79      8.3 .224   6.16 1967 27 Denny McLain
1967 T29 Joe Sparma DET T2 R 25   37 11 5 16 9 .432 12      217.67 186 20 103 91 85 153 .565   3.76      8.1 .219   5.95 1967 T29 Joe Sparma
1967 16 Mickey Lolich 23 DET T2 L 26   30 11 6 14 13 .467 3      202.33 165 14 71 69 56 171 .774   3.07     12.7 .423  12.96 1967 16 Mickey Lolich
     
1968 1 Denny McLain 1 1 a DET 1 R 24   41 28 6 31 6 .756 4      336.00 241 31 86 73 63 280 .921   1.96     33.1 .807  43.33 1968 1 Denny McLain
1968 14 Earl Wilson DET 1 R 33   33 10 3 13 12 .394 8      220.33 188 20 77 71 65 165 .652   2.90     13.2 .400  12.16 1968 14 Earl Wilson
1968 28 Mickey Lolich DET 1 L 27   32 8 4 13 9 .406 10      203.00 168 12 81 75 60 181 .794   3.33      8.6 .269   6.49 1968 28 Mickey Lolich
1968 41 Joe Sparma DET 1 R 26   31 7 1 9 10 .290 12      173.00 162 13 80 74 72 103 .440   3.85      2.3 .074   0.91 1968 41 Joe Sparma
     
1969 1 Denny McLain 6 T1 a DET 2E R 25   41 23 9 24 9 .585 8      323.67 288 25 105 101 67 180 .507   2.81     28.5 .695  36.39 1969 1 Denny McLain
1969 7 Mickey Lolich a DET 2E L 28   36 15 1 19 11 .528 6      278.33 211 22 110 97 122 270 .811   3.14     19.4 .539  21.82 1969 7 Mickey Lolich
1969 19 Earl Wilson DET 2E R 34   35 5 1 12 10 .343 13      214.67 209 23 93 79 69 150 .540   3.31     13.1 .374  12.27 1969 19 Earl Wilson
1969 33 Mike Kilkenny R DET 2E L 24   15 6 4 7 5 .467 3       99.67 80 11 44 39 42 74 .607   3.52      5.0 .333   4.42 1969 33 Mike Kilkenny
1969 T55 Joe Sparma DET 2E R 27   16 3 2 6 7 .375 3       81.00 70 5 51 45 72 38 .268   5.00      -   .000    -   1969 T55 Joe Sparma
     
1970 11 Mickey Lolich DET 4E L 29   39 13 3 14 19 .359 6      271.67 270 25 123 113 109 229 .604   3.74     16.7 .428  17.00 1970 11 Mickey Lolich
1970 28 Joe Niekro DET 4E R 25   34 6 2 11 13 .324 10      201.67 208 27 105 94 69 97 .350   4.19      8.6 .253   6.73 1970 28 Joe Niekro
1970 20 Les Cain R DET 4E L 22   29 5 0 12 7 .414 10      180.67 167 15 92 77 98 156 .589   3.84     10.7 .369  10.11 1970 20 Les Cain
1970 T52 Mike Kilkenny DET 4E L 25   21 3 0 6 6 .286 9      108.67 118 9 60 57 54 84 .488   4.72      -   .000    -   1970 T52 Mike Kilkenny
1970 47 Earl Wilson DET 4E R 35   16 4 1 3 5 .188 8       94.67 85 15 51 45 31 74 .638   4.28      2.6 .163   1.64 1970 47 Earl Wilson
     
1971 3 Mickey Lolich 5 2 a DET 2E L 30   45 29 4 25 14 .556 6      376.00 336 36 133 122 92 308 .720   2.92     29.1 .647  33.87 1971 3 Mickey Lolich
1971 8 Joe Coleman DET 2E R 24   38 16 3 20 9 .526 9      285.33 241 17 106 100 96 236 .700   3.15     19.7 .518  20.53 1971 8 Joe Coleman
1971 42 Les Cain DET 2E L 23   26 3 1 10 9 .385 7      144.67 121 14 77 70 91 118 .557   4.35      4.2 .162   2.44 1971 42 Les Cain
1971 T46 Joe Niekro DET 2E R 26   15 0 0 4 7 .267 4       84.33 100 10 49 48 37 29 .212   5.12      -   .000    -   1971 T46 Joe Niekro
     
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1972 3 Mickey Lolich 10 3 a DET 1E L 31   41 23 4 22 14 .537 5      327.33 282 29 100 91 74 250 .702   2.50     26.4 .644  30.79 1972 3 Mickey Lolich
1972 9 Joe Coleman a-inj DET 1E R 25   39 9 3 19 14 .487 6      278.00 215 23 99 87 108 221 .684   2.82     18.2 .467  18.08 1972 9 Joe Coleman
1972 38 Tom Timmerman DET 1E R 32   25 3 2 8 10 .320 7      141.00 116 12 56 47 38 83 .539   3.00      7.0 .280   5.38 1972 38 Tom Timmerman
1972 12 Woodie Fryman DET 1E L 32 NL-SP   14 6 1 10 3 .714 1      105.33 90 6 31 26 30 66 .550   2.22     11.6 .829  15.34 1972 12 Woodie Fryman
     
1973 14 Mickey Lolich DET 3E L 32   42 17 3 16 15 .381 11      308.67 315 35 143 131 79 214 .543   3.82     18.5 .440  18.18 1973 14 Mickey Lolich
1973 8 Joe Coleman T23 DET 3E R 26   40 13 2 23 15 .575 2      288.33 283 32 125 113 93 202 .537   3.53     21.4 .535  23.19 1973 8 Joe Coleman
1973 26 Jim Perry DET 3E R 37   34 7 1 14 13 .412 7      202.00 224 22 96 91 55 65 .233   4.05     11.3 .332   9.65 1973 26 Jim Perry
1973 47 Woodie Fryman DET 3E L 33   29 1 0 6 13 .207 10      158.33 187 22 99 94 57 111 .455   5.34      1.2 .041   0.36 1973 47 Woodie Fryman
     
1974 16 Mickey Lolich DET 6E L 33   41 27 3 16 21 .390 4      308.00 310 38 155 142 78 202 .521   4.15     16.7 .407  15.68 1974 16 Mickey Lolich
1974 24 Joe Coleman DET 6E R 27   41 11 2 14 12 .341 15      285.67 272 30 160 137 158 177 .412   4.32     13.2 .322  11.02 1974 24 Joe Coleman
1974 43 Larrin LaGrow DET 6E R 25   34 11 0 8 19 .235 7      210.00 236 20 124 104 76 83 .266   4.46      6.1 .179   3.80 1974 43 Larrin LaGrow
1974 T52 Woodie Fryman DET 6E L 34   22 4 1 6 9 .273 7      120.33 108 16 69 65 61 77 .456   4.86      -   .000    -   1974 T52 Woodie Fryman
     
1975 16 Mickey Lolich DET 6E L 34   32 19 1 12 18 .375 2      240.67 260 19 119 101 64 139 .429   3.78     15.0 .469  15.17 1975 16 Mickey Lolich
1975 48 Joe Coleman DET 6E R 28   31 6 1 10 18 .323 3      201.00 234 27 137 124 85 125 .392   5.55      3.4 .110   1.67 1975 48 Joe Coleman
1975 29 Vern Ruhle R DET 6E R 24   31 8 3 11 12 .355 8      189.00 195 17 101 84 65 67 .258   4.00     10.6 .342   9.15 1975 29 Vern Ruhle
1975 46 Lerrin LaGrow DET 6E R 26   26 7 2 7 14 .269 5      145.00 169 14 98 72 54 66 .296   4.47      3.5 .135   1.90 1975 46 Lerrin LaGrow
1975 33 Ray Bare R DET 6E R 26   21 6 1 7 12 .333 2      131.67 152 10 69 63 40 65 .339   4.31      7.3 .348   6.36 1975 33 Ray Bare
     
1976 18 Dave Roberts DET 5E L 31   36 18 4 16 17 .444 3      252.00 254 16 122 112 63 79 .249   4.00     14.0 .389  12.83 1976 18 Dave Roberts
1976 1 Mark Fidrych 11 2 A R-1 DET 5E R 21   29 24 4 19 9 .655 1      249.33 214 12 76 65 53 96 .360   2.35     26.5 .914  37.24 1976 1 Mark Fidrych
1976 30 Vern Ruhle DET 5E R 25   32 5 1 9 12 .281 11      199.67 227 19 99 87 59 88 .308   3.92     10.2 .319   8.47 1976 30 Vern Ruhle
1976 46 Ray Bare DET 5E R 27   21 3 2 7 8 .333 6      112.00 126 12 69 56 40 50 .301   4.50      2.8 .133   1.50 1976 46 Ray Bare
     
1977 7 Dave Rozema 8 R-4 DET 4E R 20   28 16 1 15 7 .536 6      218.33 222 25 87 75 34 92 .359   3.09     18.4 .657  22.52 1977 7 Dave Rozema
1977 45 Fernando Arroyo DET 4E R 25   28 8 1 7 16 .250 5      176.67 199 20 91 88 43 52 .215   4.48      6.0 .214   4.19 1977 45 Fernando Arroyo
1977 T58 Dave Roberts DET 4E L 32   22 5 0 4 10 .182 8      129.33 143 20 88 74 41 46 .250   5.15      -   .000    -   1977 T58 Dave Roberts
1977 57 Bob Sykes R DET 4E L 22   20 3 0 5 6 .250 9      105.33 120 13 68 59 37 43 .274   5.04      0.5 .025   0.12 1977 57 Bob Sykes
     
1978 37 Jim Slaton DET 5E R 28   34 11 2 17 10 .500 7      225.00 233 27 116 106 80 85 .272   4.24      9.1 .268   7.00 1978 37 Jim Slaton
1978 23 Jack Billingham DET 5E R 35   30 10 4 15 8 .500 7      201.67 218 16 95 87 65 59 .208   3.88     12.4 .413  11.84 1978 23 Jack Billingham
1978 14 Dave Rozema DET 5E R 21   28 11 2 9 12 .321 7      209.33 205 17 83 73 41 57 .232   3.14     14.9 .532  16.15 1978 14 Dave Rozema
1978 17 Milt Wilcox DET 5E R 28   27 16 2 13 11 .481 3      210.00 203 22 86 84 63 128 .481   3.60     13.5 .500  14.19 1978 17 Milt Wilcox
     
1979 7 Jack Morris DET 5E R 24   27 9 1 17 7 .630 3      197.67 179 19 76 72 59 113 .475   3.28     16.9 .626  20.09 1979 7 Jack Morris
1979 37 Milt Wilcox DET 5E R 29   29 7 0 11 10 .379 8      183.00 186 15 94 84 67 104 .411   4.13      9.9 .341   8.69 1979 37 Milt Wilcox
1979 43 Jack Billingham DET 5E R 36   19 2 0 7 5 .368 7      115.33 118 10 57 46 47 38 .230   3.59      6.8 .358   6.11 1979 43 Jack Billingham
1979 52 Dave Rozema DET 5E R 22   16 4 1 4 4 .250 8       97.33 101 12 52 38 30 33 .252   3.51      5.5 .344   4.85 1979 52 Dave Rozema
1979 T46 Dan Petry R DET 5E R 20   15 2 0 6 5 .400 4       98.00 90 11 46 43 33 43 .350   3.95      6.1 .407   5.84 1979 T46 Dan Petry
1979 57 Pat Underwood R DET 5E L 22   15 1 0 6 4 .400 5       92.00 101 9 49 47 23 61 .492   4.60      4.2 .280   3.34 1979 57 Pat Underwood
     
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Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1980 17 Jack Morris DET 5E R 25   36 11 2 16 15 .444 5      250.00 252 20 125 116 87 112 .330   4.18     13.7 .381  13.07 1980 17 Jack Morris
1980 43 Milt Wilcox DET 5E R 30   31 13 1 12 11 .387 8      197.33 200 24 112 99 67 95 .356   4.52      8.4 .271   6.76 1980 43 Milt Wilcox
1980 39 Dan Schatzeder DET 5E L 25   26 9 2 9 13 .346 4      178.67 164 22 86 84 53 87 .401   4.23      8.4 .323   7.38 1980 39 Dan Schatzeder
1980 41 Dan Petry DET 5E R 21   25 4 3 9 9 .360 7      159.67 154 9 82 72 83 87 .367   4.06      8.1 .324   7.13 1980 41 Dan Petry
     
1981 2 Jack Morris 15 3 A DET 4E R 26   25 15 1 14 7 .560 4      198.00 153 14 69 67 78 97 .420   3.05     15.6 .624  18.74 1981 2 Jack Morris
1981 7 Milt Wilcox DET 4E R 31   24 8 1 12 9 .500 3      166.33 152 10 61 56 52 79 .387   3.03     12.6 .525  13.88 1981 7 Milt Wilcox
1981 17 Dan Petry DET 4E R 22   22 7 2 10 9 .455 3      138.33 114 10 53 47 57 79 .462   3.06      9.7 .441   9.80 1981 17 Dan Petry
     
1982 15 Jack Morris DET 4E R 27   37 17 3 17 16 .459 4      266.33 247 37 131 120 96 135 .394   4.06     13.9 .376  13.72 1982 15 Jack Morris
1982 5 Dan Petry 9 DET 4E R 23   35 8 1 15 9 .429 11      246.00 220 15 98 88 100 132 .413   3.22     18.3 .523  21.30 1982 5 Dan Petry
1982 22 Milt Wilcox DET 4E R 32   29 9 1 12 10 .414 7      193.67 187 18 91 78 85 112 .412   3.62     11.7 .403  11.95 1982 22 Milt Wilcox
1982 23 Jerry Ujdur R DET 4E R 25   25 7 0 10 10 .400 5      178.00 150 29 76 73 69 86 .393   3.69     11.1 .444  11.91 1982 23 Jerry Ujdur
     
1983 7 Jack Morris T21 3 DET 2E R 28   37 20 1 20 13 .541 4      293.67 257 30 117 109 83 232 .682   3.34     19.5 .527  21.93 1983 7 Jack Morris
1983 19 Dan Petry DET 2E R 24   38 9 2 19 11 .500 8      266.33 256 37 126 116 99 122 .344   3.92     14.0 .368  13.16 1983 19 Dan Petry
1983 38 Milt Wilcox DET 2E R 33   26 9 2 11 10 .423 5      186.00 164 19 89 82 74 101 .424   3.97      9.0 .346   8.20 1983 38 Milt Wilcox
1983 36 Juan Berenguer DET 2E R 28   19 2 1 7 5 .368 7      117.33 85 14 43 41 51 86 .632   3.14      8.2 .432   8.34 1983 36 Juan Berenguer
1983 58 Dave Rozema DET 2E R 26   16 1 0 7 3 .438 6       84.00 87 7 46 36 22 50 .459   3.86      3.6 .225   2.65 1983 58 Dave Rozema
     
1984 24 Jack Morris T7 a DET 1E R 29   35 9 1 19 11 .543 5      240.33 221 20 108 96 87 148 .481   3.60     13.8 .394  13.22 1984 24 Jack Morris
1984 T17 Dan Petry 5 DET 1E R 25   35 7 2 18 8 .514 9      233.33 231 21 94 84 66 144 .485   3.24     15.6 .446  15.89 1984 T17 Dan Petry
1984 34 Milt Wilcox DET 1E R 34   33 0 0 17 8 .515 8      193.67 183 13 99 86 66 119 .478   4.00      9.4 .285   7.65 1984 34 Milt Wilcox
1984 35 Juan Berenguer DET 1E R 29   27 2 1 11 10 .407 6      155.67 130 13 69 60 77 109 .527   3.47      8.5 .315   7.28 1984 35 Juan Berenguer
1984 60 Dave Rozema DET 1E R 27   16 0 0 7 5 .438 4       76.67 94 13 45 39 12 34 .321   4.58      1.3 .081   0.56 1984 60 Dave Rozema
     
1985 8 Jack Morris A DET 3E R 30   35 13 4 16 11 .457 8      257.00 212 21 102 95 110 191 .593   3.33     19.2 .549  21.83 1985 8 Jack Morris
1985 13 Dan Petry a DET 3E R 26   34 8 0 15 13 .441 6      238.67 190 24 98 89 81 109 .402   3.36     17.2 .506  18.78 1985 13 Dan Petry
1985 18 Walt Terrell DET 3E R 27   34 5 3 15 10 .441 9      229.00 221 9 107 98 95 130 .411   3.85     14.1 .415  13.94 1985 18 Walt Terrell
1985 22 Frank Tanana DET 3E L 31   20 4 0 10 7 .500 3      137.33 131 13 59 51 34 107 .648   3.34     11.4 .570  10.29 1985 22 Frank Tanana
     
1986 4 Jack Morris 5 DET 3E R 31   35 15 6 21 8 .600 6      267.00 229 40 105 97 82 223 .717   3.27     19.9 .569  23.66 1986 4 Jack Morris
1986 43 Walt Terrell DET 3E R 28   33 9 2 15 12 .455 6      215.33 198 30 116 110 96 91 .310   4.60      8.2 .248   6.43 1986 43 Walt Terrell
1986 40 Frank Tanana DET 3E L 32   31 3 1 12 9 .387 10      185.67 195 23 95 87 64 119 .459   4.22      8.4 .271   6.89 1986 40 Frank Tanana
1986 66 Dan Petry DET 3E R 27   20 2 0 5 10 .250 5      116.00 122 15 78 60 53 56 .320   4.66      2.1 .105   1.07 1986 66 Dan Petry
1986 55 Eric King R DET 3E R 22   16 3 1 8 4 .500 4      102.33 87 10 49 49 51 53 .384   4.31      3.9 .244   3.04 1986 55 Eric King
     
1987 5 Jack Morris T20 9 a DET 1E R 32   34 13 0 18 11 .529 5      266.00 227 39 111 100 93 208 .650   3.38     21.3 .626  25.66 1987 5 Jack Morris
1987 15 Walt Terrell DET 1E R 29   35 10 1 17 10 .486 8      244.67 254 30 123 110 94 143 .411   4.05     15.6 .446  15.86 1987 15 Walt Terrell
1987 18 Frank Tanana DET 1E L 33   34 5 3 15 10 .441 9      218.67 216 27 106 95 56 146 .537   3.91     14.6 .429  14.56 1987 18 Frank Tanana
1987 53 Jeff M. Robinson R DET 1E R 25   21 2 1 8 5 .381 8      118.00 125 13 76 69 47 88 .512   5.26      3.8 .181   2.46 1987 53 Jeff M. Robinson
1987 T61 Dan Petry DET 1E R 28   21 0 0 7 7 .333 7      107.00 120 21 90 75 61 77 .425   6.31      -   .000    -   1987 T61 Dan Petry
     
All- Other Starter Game Stats Starter Share of Pitching Results  Win Shares 
Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1988 26 Jack Morris DET 2E R 33   34 10 2 15 13 .441 6      235.00 225 20 115 103 83 168 .545   3.94     11.6 .341  10.46 1988 26 Jack Morris
1988 37 Doyle Alexander a DET 2E R 37   34 5 1 14 11 .412 9      229.00 260 30 122 110 46 126 .412   4.32      9.0 .265   7.15 1988 37 Doyle Alexander
1988 36 Frank Tanana DET 2E L 34   32 2 0 14 11 .438 7      203.00 213 25 105 95 64 127 .458   4.21      9.0 .281   7.37 1988 36 Frank Tanana
1988 38 Walt Terrell DET 2E R 30   29 11 1 7 16 .241 6      206.33 199 20 101 91 78 84 .303   3.97      8.4 .290   6.98 1988 38 Walt Terrell
1988 12 Jeff M. Robinson DET 2E R 26   23 6 2 13 6 .565 4      170.00 117 19 58 54 71 114 .606   2.86     14.1 .613  17.04 1988 12 Jeff M. Robinson
     
1989 T20 Frank Tanana DET 7E L 35   33 6 1 10 14 .303 9      223.67 227 21 105 89 74 147 .488   3.58     12.4 .376  11.76 1989 T20 Frank Tanana
1989 38 Doyle Alexander DET 7E R 38   33 5 1 6 18 .182 9      223.00 245 28 118 110 76 95 .296   4.44      7.8 .236   5.86 1989 38 Doyle Alexander
1989 48 Jack Morris DET 7E R 34   24 10 0 6 14 .250 4      170.33 189 23 102 92 59 115 .464   4.86      4.2 .175   2.71 1989 48 Jack Morris
1989 55 Jeff M. Robinson DET 7E R 27   16 1 1 4 5 .250 7       78.00 76 10 47 41 46 40 .328   4.73      2.3 .144   1.35 1989 55 Jeff M. Robinson
     
1990 40 Jack Morris DET 3E R 35   36 11 3 15 18 .417 3      249.67 231 26 144 125 97 162 .494   4.51      7.9 .219   5.81 1990 40 Jack Morris
1990 56 Frank Tanana DET 3E L 36   29 1 0 9 8 .310 12      165.67 175 24 96 96 57 106 .457   5.22      3.3 .114   1.75 1990 56 Frank Tanana
1990 65 Jeff M. Robinson DET 3E R 28   27 1 1 10 9 .370 8      145.00 141 23 101 96 88 76 .332   5.96      0.9 .033   0.26 1990 65 Jeff M. Robinson
1990 63 Dan Petry DET 3E R 31   23 1 0 8 9 .348 6      134.67 136 14 74 71 66 65 .322   4.74      1.7 .074   0.73 1990 63 Dan Petry
     
1991 19 Bill Gullickson 8 DET T2E R 32   35 4 0 20 9 .571 6      226.33 256 22 109 98 44 91 .303   3.90     13.9 .397  13.43 1991 19 Bill Gullickson
1991 22 Frank Tanana DET T2E L 37   33 3 2 13 12 .394 8      217.33 217 26 98 89 78 107 .363   3.69     13.1 .397  12.65 1991 22 Frank Tanana
1991 30 Walt Terrell DET T2E R 33   33 8 2 11 14 .333 8      215.00 254 16 113 101 76 80 .242   4.23     10.0 .303   8.44 1991 30 Walt Terrell
1991 41 Mark Leiter R DET T2E R 28   15 1 0 7 6 .467 2       92.00 92 12 45 44 23 66 .574   4.30      4.2 .280   3.41 1991 41 Mark Leiter
     
1992 31 Bill Gullickson DET 6E R 33   34 4 1 14 13 .412 7      221.67 228 35 109 107 50 64 .230   4.34      9.7 .285   7.88 1992 31 Bill Gullickson
1992 45 Frank Tanana DET 6E L 38   31 3 0 12 11 .387 8      184.67 186 22 102 91 88 90 .328   4.43      6.4 .206   4.42 1992 45 Frank Tanana
1993 42 Mike Moore DET T3E R 33   36 4 3 13 9 .361 14      213.67 227 35 135 124 89 89 .282   5.22      6.8 .189   4.49 1993 42 Mike Moore
1993 37 John Doherty DET T3E R 26   31 3 2 14 11 .452 6      183.33 203 19 104 91 47 63 .252   4.47      8.3 .268   6.52 1993 37 John Doherty
1993 32 David Wells DET T3E L 30   30 0 0 11 9 .367 10      183.67 178 25 91 85 42 136 .618   4.17     10.0 .333   8.76 1993 32 David Wells
1993 51 Bill Gullickson DET T3E R 34   28 2 0 13 9 .464 6      159.33 186 28 106 95 44 70 .304   5.37      4.8 .171   3.01 1993 51 Bill Gullickson
     
1994 47 Tim Belcher DET 5E R 32   25 3 0 7 15 .280 3      162.00 192 21 124 106 78 76 .281   5.89      3.1 .124   1.60 1994 47 Tim Belcher
1994 39 Mike Moore DET 5E R 34   25 4 0 11 10 .440 4      154.33 152 27 97 93 89 62 .257   5.42      6.3 .252   4.62 1994 39 Mike Moore
1994 48 Bill Gullickson DET 5E R 35   19 1 0 4 5 .211 10      108.33 147 23 75 72 23 63 .371   5.98      2.2 .116   1.09 1994 48 Bill Gullickson
1994 31 David Wells DET 5E L 31   16 5 1 5 7 .313 4      111.33 113 13 54 49 24 71 .518   3.96      6.8 .425   6.48 1994 31 David Wells
1994 T52 John Doherty DET 5E R 27   17 2 0 6 7 .353 4       98.33 135 13 73 71 26 27 .168   6.50      -   .000    -   1994 T52 John Doherty
     
1995 41 Sean Bergman DET 4E R 25   28 1 1 7 10 .250 11      135.33 169 19 95 77 67 86 .364   5.12      5.4 .193   3.60 1995 41 Sean Bergman
1995 T54 Mike Moore DET 4E R 35   25 1 0 5 15 .200 5      132.67 179 24 118 111 68 64 .259   7.53      -   .000    -   1995 T54 Mike Moore
1995 31 Felipe Lira R DET 4E R 23   22 0 0 7 10 .318 5      121.33 127 13 61 58 47 69 .397   4.30      8.2 .373   7.59 1995 31 Felipe Lira
1995 9 David Wells a DET 4E L 32   18 3 0 10 3 .556 5      130.33 120 17 54 44 37 83 .529   3.04     13.2 .733  17.15 1995 9 David Wells
1995 50 Jose Lima R DET 4E R 22   15 0 0 3 9 .200 3       73.67 85 10 52 50 18 37 .359   6.11      1.7 .113   0.87 1995 50 Jose Lima
     
All- Other Starter Game Stats Starter Share of Pitching Results  Win Shares 
Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos GS CG Sho W L W/S% ND  Innings  Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH  ERA   WS  WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1996 48 Felipe Lira DET 5E R 24   32 3 2 6 14 .188 12      194.67 204 30 123 113 66 113 .419   5.22      6.3 .197   4.40 1996 48 Felipe Lira
1996 42 Omar Olivares DET 5E R 28   25 4 0 7 11 .280 7      160.00 169 16 90 87 75 81 .332   4.89      6.4 .256   5.10 1996 42 Omar Olivares
1996 62 Brian Williams DET 5E R 27   17 2 1 3 9 .176 5       93.33 109 16 80 69 57 49 .295   6.65      0.7 .041   0.22 1996 62 Brian Williams
1996 60 Greg Gohr DET 5E R 28   16 0 0 4 8 .250 4       86.67 119 21 68 65 32 57 .377   6.75      0.8 .050   0.28 1996 60 Greg Gohr
     
1997 3 Justin Thompson a DET 3E L 24   32 4 0 15 11 .469 6      223.33 188 20 82 75 66 151 .594   3.02     20.5 .641  25.28 1997 3 Justin Thompson
1997 34 Brian Moehler R DET 3E R 25