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Negro National League Pitching Leaders

Wins Above Replacement--all
1. RoganKCM 8.6
2. JohnsonKCM 5.8
3. RileCAG 5.7
4. MooreKCM 5.5
5. TorrienteCAG 4.5
CharlestonABC 4.5
7. RigginsDS 3.9
8. StearnesDS 3.7
CurryKCM 3.7
10. McNairKCM 3.4
WAR for Pitchers
1. RoganKCM 6.0
2. RileCAG 5.7
3. CurryKCM 3.6
4. CorbettABC 3.3
5. Johnson3TM 3.2
6. CooperDS 3.0
7. MendézKCM 2.9
8. WilliamsCAG 2.7
9. PadrónCSW 2.6
10. OwensCAG 2.4
Earned Run Average
1. RileCAG 2.53
2. RoganKCM 2.94
3. WilliamsCAG 2.97
4. MendézKCM 3.18
5. CurryKCM 3.24
6. PadrónCSW 3.40
7. OwensCAG 3.48
8. CooperDS 3.49
9. DismukesABC 3.66
10. CorbettABC 3.69
Wins
1. RoganKCM 16
2. RileCAG 15
CooperDS 15
CurryKCM 15
5. CooperABC 14
6. CorbettABC 12
DrakeKCM 12
MendézKCM 12
NewsomeABC 12
10. ForceDS 11
BellSLS 11
Win-Loss %
1. WilliamsCAG .900
2. CooperABC .778
3. MendézKCM .750
4. OwensCAG .727
5. RileCAG .682
CooperDS .682
7. CurryKCM .625
CombsDS .625
9. BellSLS .611
10. Johnson3TM .600
Walks & Hits per IP
1. CooperDS 1.156
2. RoganKCM 1.164
3. RileCAG 1.164
4. MendézKCM 1.212
5. CooperABC 1.257
6. ForceDS 1.277
7. PadrónCSW 1.300
8. DismukesABC 1.301
9. CurryKCM 1.320
10. OwensCAG 1.320
Hits per 9 IP
1. RoganKCM 7.683
2. RileCAG 8.188
3. CooperDS 8.247
4. OwensCAG 8.569
5. WilliamsCAG 8.809
6. MendézKCM 8.957
7. MarshallCAG 9.072
8. DismukesABC 9.080
9. CooperABC 9.108
10. ForceDS 9.185
Bases On Balls per 9 IP
1. MendézKCM 1.947
2. BellSLS 1.991
3. CooperDS 2.160
4. CooperABC 2.210
5. CurryKCM 2.232
6. PadrónCSW 2.288
7. RileCAG 2.291
8. ForceDS 2.308
9. PedrosoCSW 2.317
10. WoolfolkCAG 2.485
Strikeouts per 9 IP
1. StewartSLS 5.537
2. RoganKCM 5.473
3. PadrónCSW 5.230
4. OwensCAG 5.093
5. CurryKCM 5.013
6. ForceDS 4.246
7. MendézKCM 3.894
8. BellSLS 3.866
9. GurleySLS 3.798
10. Boggs2TM 3.758
Games Played
1. ForceDS 37
2. CooperDS 36
3. RoganKCM 34
4. CurryKCM 33
5. RileCAG 31
Strong2TM 31
7. CorbettABC 29
NewsomeABC 29
Johnson3TM 29
10. StewartSLS 26
DrakeKCM 26
Saves
1. CooperDS 6
2. ForceDS 3
CurryKCM 3
RoganKCM 3
5. OwensCAG 2
MendézKCM 2
Johnson3TM 2
8. Finner2TM 1
NewsomeABC 1
FarrellCAG 1
DavisDS 1
CooperABC 1
Hensley2TM 1
DrakeKCM 1
Strong2TM 1
Gordon2TM 1
Boggs2TM 1
Bell2TM 1
MarshallCAG 1
CorbettABC 1
BoadaCSW 1
Innings Pitched
1. RoganKCM 248.1
2. CurryKCM 213.2
3. ForceDS 195.0
4. CorbettABC 190.0
5. Strong2TM 187.2
6. DrakeKCM 185.0
7. RileCAG 184.2
8. CooperDS 183.1
9. Johnson3TM 175.1
10. NewsomeABC 175.0
Strikeouts
1. RoganKCM 151
2. CurryKCM 119
3. ForceDS 92
4. PadrónCSW 80
5. StewartSLS 73
6. RileCAG 69
DrakeKCM 69
8. Strong2TM 68
CooperDS 68
10. CorbettABC 66
BellSLS 66
Games Started
1. RoganKCM 24
2. CurryKCM 23
3. DrakeKCM 22
4. Strong2TM 21
5. NewsomeABC 20
6. CooperDS 19
CooperABC 19
8. CorbettABC 18
ForceDS 18
Johnson3TM 18
Complete Games
1. RoganKCM 20
2. CurryKCM 18
3. CorbettABC 16
4. RileCAG 14
DrakeKCM 14
6. Strong2TM 13
CooperABC 13
8. CooperDS 12
NewsomeABC 12
10. MendézKCM 11
Shutouts
1. RoganKCM 4
2. RileCAG 3
PadrónCSW 3
4. OwensCAG 2
5. DibutCSW 1
Bell2TM 1
Strong2TM 1
CooperDS 1
CurryKCM 1
TorrienteCAG 1
WilliamsCAG 1
WoolfolkCAG 1
BellKCM 1
CooperABC 1
MendézKCM 1
Johnson3TM 1
Home Runs
1. ForceDS 15
2. CooperDS 13
3. BoadaCSW 12
4. CorbettABC 11
StewartSLS 11
CooperABC 11
7. DibutCSW 10
PadrónCSW 10
NewsomeABC 10
10. OldhamSLS 9
Boggs2TM 9
Gordon2TM 9
BellSLS 9
CurryKCM 9
Bases on Balls
1. RoganKCM 77
2. Strong2TM 66
3. CorbettABC 61
4. DrakeKCM 59
5. Boggs2TM 53
CurryKCM 53
7. MarshallCAG 52
8. ForceDS 50
NewsomeABC 50
10. Bell2TM 49
Johnson3TM 49
Hits
1. CurryKCM 229
2. Strong2TM 222
3. RoganKCM 212
NewsomeABC 212
5. DrakeKCM 203
6. ForceDS 199
7. CorbettABC 198
8. Johnson3TM 190
9. BellSLS 180
10. CooperABC 169
Strikeouts / Base On Balls
1. PadrónCSW 2.286
2. CurryKCM 2.245
3. MendézKCM 2.000
4. RoganKCM 1.961
5. BellSLS 1.941
6. ForceDS 1.840
7. StewartSLS 1.587
8. CooperDS 1.545
9. OwensCAG 1.537
10. RileCAG 1.468
Home Runs per 9 IP
1. WilliamsCAG 0.096
2. RoganKCM 0.145
3. RileCAG 0.195
4. WoolfolkCAG 0.226
5. DrakeKCM 0.243
6. MendézKCM 0.260
7. PedrosoCSW 0.302
8. GurleySLS 0.308
9. Johnson3TM 0.359
10. CurryKCM 0.379
Losses
1. Strong2TM 15
2. BoadaCSW 13
Boggs2TM 13
4. RoganKCM 11
5. CorbettABC 10
DrakeKCM 10
NewsomeABC 10
8. ForceDS 9
CurryKCM 9
10. DibutCSW 8
GurleySLS 8
PadrónCSW 8
Finner2TM 8
Earned Runs
1. NewsomeABC 93
2. Strong2TM 89
3. ForceDS 84
4. RoganKCM 81
5. Johnson3TM 80
6. DrakeKCM 79
7. CorbettABC 78
8. BellSLS 77
CurryKCM 77
CooperABC 77
Wild Pitches
1. RoganKCM 9
2. StewartSLS 8
3. Bell2TM 6
4. BellSLS 4
5. MillerSLS 3
Strong2TM 3
CurryKCM 3
WoolfolkCAG 3
Johnson3TM 3
10. CrawfordKCM 2
RileCAG 2
Boggs2TM 2
Gordon2TM 2
DrakeKCM 2
KenyonCAG 2
MooreABC 2
TorrienteCAG 2
CharlestonABC 2
NewsomeABC 2
WilsonMB 2
Hit By Pitch
1. StewartSLS 10
2. DrakeKCM 8
3. CorbettABC 7
Strong2TM 7
BellSLS 7
CurryKCM 7
7. WalkerMB 6
Gatewood2TM 6
Gordon2TM 6
10. Boggs2TM 5
RoganKCM 5
MendézKCM 5
NewsomeABC 5
Finner2TM 5
Batters Faced
1. RoganKCM 1,013
2. CurryKCM 903
3. ForceDS 852
4. Strong2TM 845
5. CorbettABC 822
6. DrakeKCM 806
7. RileCAG 767
8. NewsomeABC 763
9. CooperDS 758
10. Johnson3TM 757
Games Finished
1. ForceDS 16
2. CooperDS 14
3. RileCAG 13
4. CorbettABC 10
CurryKCM 10
6. BellSLS 9
RoganKCM 9
8. Strong2TM 8
NewsomeABC 8
10. BoadaCSW 7
OldhamSLS 7
WilliamsCAG 7
MendézKCM 7
Johnson3TM 7
Adjusted ERA+
1. RileCAG 173
2. RoganKCM 150
3. WilliamsCAG 148
4. MendézKCM 138
5. CurryKCM 135
6. PadrónCSW 129
7. OwensCAG 127
8. CooperDS 126
9. DismukesABC 120
10. CorbettABC 119
Fielding Independent Pitching
1. RoganKCM 3.02
2. MendézKCM 3.30
3. CurryKCM 3.31
4. RileCAG 3.38
5. OwensCAG 3.62
6. PadrónCSW 3.67
7. WoolfolkCAG 3.70
8. PedrosoCSW 3.72
9. DrakeKCM 3.73
10. BellSLS 3.74
Adj. Pitching Runs
1. RoganKCM 39
2. RileCAG 38
3. CurryKCM 24
4. MendézKCM 19
5. CooperDS 18
6. WilliamsCAG 16
7. CorbettABC 16
8. PadrónCSW 13
9. OwensCAG 13
10. DrakeKCM 12
Adj. Pitching Wins
1. RoganKCM 3.6
2. RileCAG 3.5
3. CurryKCM 2.2
4. MendézKCM 1.7
5. CooperDS 1.6
6. WilliamsCAG 1.5
7. CorbettABC 1.4
8. PadrónCSW 1.2
9. OwensCAG 1.2
10. DrakeKCM 1.0

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