Rankings of Negro League players should consider that Negro League data is not complete. Research is still ongoing and we’ll continue to publish updates as more information becomes available. More about data coverage

Negro National League II Pitching Leaders

Wins Above Replacement--all
1. GibsonHG 6.3
2. WrightHG 5.5
3. Byrd2TM 4.9
4. BarnhillNYC 4.7
5. BenjaminHG 2.6
6. WalkerHG 2.4
7. LeonardHG 2.3
8. EasterlingHG 2.2
9. BrownPS 2.1
10. CarterHG 2.0
WAR for Pitchers
1. WrightHG 5.7
2. Byrd2TM 4.9
3. BarnhillNYC 4.1
4. CarterHG 2.0
5. WalkerHG 1.9
6. Anderson2TM 1.4
7. Hooker2TM 1.2
8. BrownHG 1.0
9. WalkerHAR 1.0
10. BrownPS 0.9
Earned Run Average
1. WrightHG 2.54
2. BarnhillNYC 2.83
3. Byrd2TM 2.93
4. WalkerHG 3.36
5. BooneHAR 3.57
6. CarterHG 3.83
7. Anderson2TM 4.01
8. BrownHG 4.10
9. Hooker2TM 4.36
10. Day2TM 4.44
Wins
1. WrightHG 18
2. CarterHG 14
3. BarnhillNYC 11
4. Byrd2TM 10
5. WalkerHG 9
6. Anderson2TM 7
Hooker2TM 7
8. BrownHG 6
BuchananPS 6
10. BrownPS 5
Win-Loss %
1. CarterHG .875
2. WrightHG .857
BrownHG .857
4. Anderson2TM .778
5. BarnhillNYC .733
6. WalkerHG .692
7. Byrd2TM .667
PartlowHG .667
Day2TM .667
10. Hooker2TM .636
Walks & Hits per IP
1. BarnhillNYC 1.092
2. WrightHG 1.110
3. BooneHAR 1.213
4. Byrd2TM 1.259
5. WalkerHG 1.278
6. Day2TM 1.329
7. StanleyNBY 1.329
8. BrownHG 1.339
9. CarterHG 1.350
10. Anderson2TM 1.430
Hits per 9 IP
1. BooneHAR 6.353
2. BarnhillNYC 7.209
3. WalkerHG 7.269
4. WrightHG 8.006
5. Day2TM 8.544
6. Byrd2TM 8.933
7. BrownHG 9.040
8. HowardNYC 9.269
9. Anderson2TM 9.281
10. StanleyNBY 9.377
Bases On Balls per 9 IP
1. WrightHG 1.989
2. Byrd2TM 2.400
3. CarterHG 2.475
4. StanleyNBY 2.587
5. BarnhillNYC 2.615
6. GriffithNBY 2.859
7. HarveyBEG 2.879
8. BrownHG 3.013
9. Hooker2TM 3.189
10. BuchananPS 3.191
Strikeouts per 9 IP
1. BooneHAR 10.125
2. Day2TM 6.665
3. Byrd2TM 6.267
4. GloverBEG 6.255
5. BarnhillNYC 6.149
6. HillNE 5.676
7. StanleyNBY 5.174
8. HowardNYC 5.037
9. PorterBEG 5.014
10. WrightHG 4.674
Games Played
1. WrightHG 30
2. CarterHG 21
WalkerHG 21
4. GloverBEG 19
Byrd2TM 19
6. BarnhillNYC 17
BrownPS 17
Hooker2TM 17
9. Evans2TM 15
10. BrownHG 14
Saves
1. WalkerHG 2
2. BrownHG 1
HowardNYC 1
StevensonHG 1
WilliamsNE 1
GloverBEG 1
PartlowHG 1
CrueNYC 1
WrightHG 1
Innings Pitched
1. WrightHG 181.0
2. Byrd2TM 135.0
3. BrownPS 129.1
4. BarnhillNYC 127.1
5. CarterHG 120.0
6. WalkerHG 112.2
7. HarveyBEG 90.2
8. GloverBEG 86.1
9. Anderson2TM 85.1
10. Hooker2TM 84.2
Strikeouts
1. WrightHG 94
Byrd2TM 94
3. BarnhillNYC 87
4. GloverBEG 60
5. BooneHAR 51
WalkerHG 51
7. BrownPS 50
8. CarterHG 44
9. Hooker2TM 43
10. Day2TM 39
Games Started
1. WrightHG 22
2. BarnhillNYC 15
BrownPS 15
4. HarveyBEG 13
Byrd2TM 13
6. CarterHG 12
WalkerHG 12
8. GloverBEG 11
9. Anderson2TM 10
10. BrownHG 9
BuchananPS 9
Complete Games
1. WrightHG 15
2. Byrd2TM 12
3. BarnhillNYC 11
BrownPS 11
5. HarveyBEG 10
6. WalkerHG 9
7. CarterHG 8
8. Anderson2TM 7
9. BrownHG 6
10. BuchananPS 5
Shutouts
1. BarnhillNYC 4
2. WrightHG 3
3. BrownHG 2
Byrd2TM 2
5. CurryPS 1
HarveyBEG 1
CarterHG 1
Anderson2TM 1
CoimbreNYC 1
Hooker2TM 1
GriffithNBY 1
McAllisterHAR 1
WalkerHAR 1
Home Runs
1. BrownPS 8
2. HarveyBEG 4
StanleyNBY 4
CarterHG 4
ForrestNBY 4
Hooker2TM 4
7. BarnhillNYC 3
8. McCraryNBY 2
PorterBEG 2
WestHG 2
Adams2TM 2
WilliamsNE 2
GloverBEG 2
HillNE 2
PartlowHG 2
WalkerHG 2
CrueNYC 2
GriffithNBY 2
HobgoodNE 2
McAllisterHAR 2
Byrd2TM 2
Bases on Balls
1. WalkerHG 53
2. BrownPS 52
3. HillNE 45
4. WrightHG 40
5. BarnhillNYC 37
6. Byrd2TM 36
7. Evans2TM 35
8. Anderson2TM 34
9. CarterHG 33
10. GloverBEG 31
Hits
1. WrightHG 161
2. BrownPS 146
3. Byrd2TM 134
4. CarterHG 129
5. GloverBEG 110
6. HarveyBEG 107
7. BarnhillNYC 102
8. Hooker2TM 92
9. WalkerHG 91
10. Anderson2TM 88
Strikeouts / Base On Balls
1. Byrd2TM 2.611
2. BarnhillNYC 2.351
3. WrightHG 2.350
4. BooneHAR 2.217
5. StanleyNBY 2.000
6. Day2TM 1.950
7. GloverBEG 1.935
8. Hooker2TM 1.433
9. PorterBEG 1.368
10. CarterHG 1.333
Home Runs per 9 IP
1. CurryPS 0.000
2. WrightHG 0.050
3. Anderson2TM 0.106
4. BrownHG 0.121
5. BuchananPS 0.123
6. Byrd2TM 0.133
7. Evans2TM 0.139
8. WalkerHG 0.160
9. Day2TM 0.171
10. BooneHAR 0.199
Losses
1. HarveyBEG 11
2. BrownPS 8
3. ForrestNBY 6
4. StanleyNBY 5
Adams2TM 5
GloverBEG 5
HillNE 5
Byrd2TM 5
9. BuchananPS 4
Evans2TM 4
BarnhillNYC 4
WalkerHG 4
Hooker2TM 4
GriffithNBY 4
HobgoodNE 4
Earned Runs
1. BrownPS 67
2. Adams2TM 53
3. CarterHG 51
WrightHG 51
5. GloverBEG 48
6. HarveyBEG 47
7. Evans2TM 46
8. Byrd2TM 44
9. BuchananPS 42
WalkerHG 42
Wild Pitches
1. BooneHAR 5
2. GloverBEG 4
3. BrownPS 3
WalkerHG 3
5. HarveyBEG 2
HillNE 2
ElamNE 2
GriffithNBY 2
9. WrightHG 1
WalkerHAR 1
McAllisterHAR 1
KimbroughPS 1
HobgoodNE 1
JonesHG 1
ForrestNBY 1
Adams2TM 1
FernándezNYC 1
Hit By Pitch
1. HarveyBEG 3
BurnsBEG 3
GloverBEG 3
WrightHG 3
Byrd2TM 3
6. BrownHG 2
PorterBEG 2
BooneHAR 2
Anderson2TM 2
HillNE 2
McAllisterHAR 2
WalkerHAR 2
Batters Faced
1. WrightHG 745
2. BrownPS 591
3. Byrd2TM 563
4. BarnhillNYC 518
5. CarterHG 504
6. WalkerHG 485
7. HarveyBEG 412
8. GloverBEG 401
9. Hooker2TM 388
10. Anderson2TM 383
Adjusted ERA+
1. WrightHG 191
2. BarnhillNYC 171
3. Byrd2TM 166
4. WalkerHG 144
5. BooneHAR 136
6. CarterHG 127
7. Anderson2TM 121
8. BrownHG 118
9. Hooker2TM 112
10. Day2TM 110
Fielding Independent Pitching
1. Byrd2TM 2.32
2. BooneHAR 2.35
3. WrightHG 2.40
4. BarnhillNYC 2.49
5. Day2TM 2.56
6. GloverBEG 2.75
7. CurryPS 2.87
8. BrownHG 3.14
9. CarterHG 3.20
10. Hooker2TM 3.32
Adj. Pitching Runs
1. WrightHG 50
2. BarnhillNYC 30
3. Byrd2TM 28
4. WalkerHG 19
5. CarterHG 17
6. Anderson2TM 9
7. BrownHG 8
8. WalkerHAR 8
9. McAllisterHAR 6
10. WilliamsNE 6
Adj. Pitching Wins
1. WrightHG 4.6
2. BarnhillNYC 2.9
3. Byrd2TM 2.6
4. WalkerHG 1.7
5. CarterHG 1.5
6. Anderson2TM 0.9
7. BrownHG 0.7
8. WalkerHAR 0.7
9. CoimbreNYC 0.6
10. McAllisterHAR 0.6

More 1943 Negro National League II Pages