National League Pitching Stats 2019

There are some elite arms in the National League, starting with Clayton Kershaw, but names like Stephen Strasburg, Noah Syndergaard, and Max Scherzer are also up there. See who is dominating the game, and also struggling to get opposing hitters out. We have dove into the more generic stats, but also have incorporated a lot of newer stats that provide a deeper understanding of the game. Stats such as xFIP and wOBA allowed have been used widely around the industry, and are an important part of gauging a pitcher’s worth.

There are some elite arms in the National League, starting with Clayton Kershaw, but names like Stephen Strasburg, Noah Syndergaard, and Max Scherzer are also up there. See who is dominating the game, and also struggling to get opposing hitters out. We have dove into the more generic stats, but also have incorporated a lot of newer stats that provide a deeper understanding of the game. Stats such as xFIP and wOBA allowed have been used widely around the industry, and are an important part of gauging a pitcher’s worth.

NAME POS RTG TEAM GS W L IP TBF H R ER HR BB K WHIP K% BB% BABIP xFIP SIERA wOBA LOB% HR/FB Soft% Med% Hard% GB% FB% LD%
Max Scherzer M. Scherzer SP
98
WSH 27 11 7 172 693 144 59 56 18 33 243 1.027 32.2% 4.1% 0.322 2.75 2.82 0.278 69.2% 9.8 16.6% 44.4% 39.1% 43.7% 33.8% 22.5%
Jacob deGrom J. DeGrom SP
97
NYM 32 11 8 204 804 154 59 55 19 44 255 0.971 33% 7.2% 0.285 2.93 3.1 0.261 81.6% 16.2 19.5% 41.6% 38.9% 40% 33.6% 26.4%
Clayton Kershaw C. Kershaw SP
95
LAD 28 16 5 178 706 145 63 60 28 41 189 1.043 24.6% 4.8% 0.267 3.3 3.48 0.29 80% 18.5 22.5% 34.8% 42.7% 53.4% 30.7% 15.9%
Noah Syndergaard N. Syndergaard SP
95
NYM 32 10 8 197 825 194 101 94 24 50 202 1.234 26.2% 5.8% 0.315 3.41 3.5 0.315 62.3% 15.6 24.5% 43.2% 32.4% 51.8% 32.8% 15.3%
Patrick Corbin P. Corbin SP
94
WSH 33 14 7 202 835 169 81 73 24 70 238 1.183 28% 8.2% 0.295 3.85 3.72 0.301 78.6% 11.5 15.4% 47.7% 36.9% 44.2% 40.3% 15.5%
Sonny Gray S. Gray SP
94
CIN 31 11 8 175 708 122 59 56 17 68 205 1.084 25.2% 9.8% 0.259 3.55 3.95 0.277 62% 7.7 13.3% 42.9% 43.8% 56.9% 25.5% 17.6%
Stephen Strasburg S. Strasburg SP
94
WSH 33 18 6 209 841 161 79 77 24 56 251 1.038 32.6% 7% 0.276 2.71 3.02 0.275 72.2% 14.6 20.3% 54.4% 25.4% 51.1% 30.8% 18%
Walker Buehler W. Buehler SP
93
LAD 30 14 4 182 737 153 77 66 20 37 215 1.042 22.8% 5.9% 0.292 3.96 4.03 0.288 61.9% 9.1 10.7% 47.9% 41.3% 39.8% 37.3% 22.9%
Trevor Bauer T. Bauer SP
93
CIN 34 11 13 213 911 184 118 106 34 82 253 1.249 29.9% 11.2% 0.29 3.84 3.91 0.329 76.3% 11.8 16.7% 42% 41.3% 36.5% 37.2% 26.3%
Hyun-Jin Ryu H. Ryu SP
92
LAD 29 14 5 182 723 160 53 47 17 24 163 1.007 28.6% 1.6% 0.281 2.49 2.84 0.279 94.6% 16.7 14.4% 45.5% 40.2% 46.2% 27.7% 26.2%
German Marquez G. Marquez SP
92
COL 28 12 5 174 721 174 96 92 29 35 175 1.201 24.8% 5% 0.308 3.16 3.4 0.322 79.4% 17.1 13.4% 47% 39.6% 54.7% 25.8% 19.5%
Luis Castillo L. Castillo SP
92
CIN 32 15 8 190 781 139 76 72 22 79 226 1.143 31.8% 10.9% 0.265 3.08 3.48 0.288 87.6% 9.7 20.3% 49.6% 30.1% 59.3% 26.3% 14.4%
Marcus Stroman M. Stroman SP
92
NYM 32 10 13 184 774 183 77 66 18 58 159 1.307 20.6% 8.2% 0.308 3.81 4.16 0.319 68.5% 7.7 16.1% 41.9% 41.9% 57.2% 25.7% 17.1%
Zack Wheeler Z. Wheeler SP
91
NYM 31 11 8 195 828 196 93 86 22 50 195 1.259 27.1% 8.9% 0.315 3.34 3.72 0.31 68.5% 7.9 13.9% 59.1% 27% 51.1% 27.7% 21.2%
Mike Soroka M. Soroka SP
91
ATL 29 13 4 174 701 153 56 52 14 41 142 1.111 24.4% 8.7% 0.282 3.51 3.71 0.285 83.3% 0 23.8% 46.3% 30% 59% 17.9% 23.1%
Joey Lucchesi J. Lucchesi SP
90
SD 30 10 10 163 686 144 78 76 23 56 158 1.222 22.2% 7.2% 0.274 3.91 4.09 0.312 67.5% 10 23.6% 47.2% 29.1% 49.6% 32% 18.4%
Max Fried M. Fried SP
90
ATL 30 17 6 165 702 174 80 74 21 47 173 1.334 22.3% 4.9% 0.338 3.32 3.66 0.326 81.1% 18.2 13.5% 46.6% 39.9% 51.9% 25.6% 22.5%
Joe Musgrove J. Musgrove SP
90
PIT 31 11 12 170 718 168 98 84 21 39 157 1.215 20.1% 8.1% 0.299 4.42 4.46 0.329 54.3% 2.6 15.6% 45.9% 38.5% 46.7% 32.5% 20.8%
Jose Quintana J. Quintana SP
89
CHC 31 13 9 171 745 191 100 89 20 46 152 1.386 23.7% 7.2% 0.329 3.39 3.78 0.338 76.6% 17.6 15.8% 44.4% 39.9% 51.9% 26% 22.1%
Jack Flaherty J. Flaherty SP
89
STL 33 11 8 196 772 135 62 60 25 55 231 0.968 26.4% 7.3% 0.244 3.55 3.78 0.266 77.1% 21.1 23.9% 35% 41% 39.3% 33.9% 26.8%
Madison Bumgarner M. Bumgarner SP
88
SF 34 9 9 207 844 191 99 90 30 43 203 1.127 25.3% 3.5% 0.292 3.47 3.53 0.31 64.5% 14 13.8% 42.5% 43.8% 36.4% 37% 26.6%
Robbie Ray R. Ray SP
86
ARI 33 12 8 174 747 150 91 84 30 84 235 1.342 29.3% 12% 0.313 3.77 4.05 0.332 72.4% 9.8 17.5% 40% 42.5% 43.5% 35.7% 20.9%
Aaron Nola A. Nola SP
86
PHI 34 12 7 202 852 176 91 87 27 80 229 1.265 23.3% 9.7% 0.297 4.13 4.32 0.316 78.5% 22.5 16.3% 50.4% 33.3% 45.9% 30.1% 24.1%
Kyle Hendricks K. Hendricks SP
85
CHC 30 11 10 177 730 168 78 68 19 32 150 1.13 19.1% 4.5% 0.292 3.81 4.16 0.305 65% 7.9 14.9% 48.5% 36.6% 45.3% 29.7% 25%
Jeff Samardzija J. Samardzija SP
80
SF 32 11 12 181 740 152 78 71 28 49 140 1.108 20.4% 7.8% 0.242 5.08 4.8 0.3 80.7% 11.9 11.7% 42.5% 45.8% 28.8% 50% 21.2%
Steven Matz S. Matz SP
80
NYM 30 11 10 160 691 163 83 75 27 52 153 1.341 21.8% 6.1% 0.304 4.26 4.15 0.339 75.5% 20 17.1% 41% 41.9% 45.6% 38.8% 15.5%
Jon Lester J. Lester SP
78
CHC 31 13 10 171 764 205 101 85 26 52 165 1.497 24.7% 5.1% 0.35 3.39 3.63 0.37 90.2% 8.6 15.3% 44.1% 40.5% 45% 31.5% 23.4%
Adam Wainwright A. Wainwright SP
78
STL 32 14 10 171 745 181 83 80 22 64 153 1.427 20.3% 7.7% 0.323 4.16 4.31 0.337 76.3% 18.9 16.4% 39.8% 43.8% 50.8% 29.4% 19.8%
Merrill Kelly M. Kelly SP
77
ARI 32 13 14 183 777 184 95 90 29 57 158 1.315 18% 8.5% 0.294 4.66 4.83 0.327 77.1% 16.7 17.1% 48% 34.9% 44.1% 33.1% 22.8%
Anthony DeSclafani A. DeSclafani SP
77
CIN 31 9 9 166 696 151 77 72 29 49 167 1.2 26.4% 8.1% 0.275 4.26 3.94 0.315 75.8% 14.3 17.9% 41.1% 41.1% 35.8% 45% 19.3%
Miles Mikolas M. Mikolas SP
76
STL 32 9 14 184 764 193 90 85 27 32 144 1.223 16.1% 4.6% 0.304 4.32 4.46 0.332 73.8% 15.4 19.4% 48.8% 31.8% 49.4% 31% 19.6%
Yu Darvish Y. Darvish SP
75
CHC 31 6 8 178 731 140 82 79 33 56 229 1.097 25.7% 19.3% 0.268 5.02 5.52 0.305 78.5% 29.6 16.5% 55% 28.6% 52.8% 30.3% 16.9%
Sandy Alcantara S. Alcantara SP
74
MIA 32 6 14 197 838 179 94 85 23 81 151 1.318 14.1% 11.6% 0.273 5.54 5.74 0.327 69.7% 12.2 21.8% 47.6% 30.6% 45.4% 34.8% 19.9%
Zach Eflin Z. Eflin SP
71
PHI 28 10 13 163 705 172 88 75 28 48 129 1.347 18.9% 3.5% 0.295 4.41 4.23 0.342 86% 11.3 16.9% 55.8% 27.3% 46% 41.3% 12.7%
Anibal Sanchez A. Sanchez SP
70
WSH 30 11 8 166 712 153 77 71 22 58 134 1.271 20% 12.3% 0.266 5.36 5.26 0.313 71% 11.3 19.7% 50% 30.3% 31.5% 41.7% 26.8%
Julio Teheran J. Teheran SP
69
ATL 33 10 11 174 754 148 81 74 22 83 162 1.323 24.3% 10.3% 0.27 4.49 4.4 0.321 77.1% 14.5 15.2% 42% 42.8% 40% 40.7% 19.3%
Mike Leake M. Leake SP
65
ARI 32 12 11 197 835 227 114 94 41 27 127 1.289 16.9% 4.4% 0.296 4.68 4.53 0.357 78.4% 18.3 13% 44.1% 42.9% 44.4% 37.5% 18.1%
Dakota Hudson D. Hudson SP
62
STL 32 16 7 174 757 160 80 65 22 86 136 1.408 16% 10.3% 0.275 4.45 4.72 0.329 73.3% 31 16.9% 43% 40.1% 60.7% 20.7% 18.6%