USRL Single Season Pitching Leaders

WINS

1

Phil Niekro

BTL

1972

31

Bob Gibson

PLG

1970

26

Gaylord Perry

DVD

1975

25

   

 

 

24

2

Sam McDowell

IND

1966

28

Juan Marichal

ERN

1963

26

Larry Dierker

MMU

1969

25

   

 

 

24

3

Sam McDowell

IND

1970

26

Catfish Hunter

BTL

1975

26

17

Tied by multiple players  

 

 

24

   

 

 

24

Claude Osteen

WIL

1969

26

Phil Niekro

BTL

1971

26

   

 

 

24

   

 

 

24

Don Drysdale

WIL

1965

26

12

Sandy Koufax

HWD

1966

25

   

 

 

24

Marty Pattin

DVD

1970

26

Catfish Hunter

BTL

1971

25

   

 

 

24

Jim Palmer

JER

1970

26

Don Sutton

MEL

1972

25

   

 

 

24

LOSSES

1

Don Drysdale

WIL

1963

24

8

Joe Niekro

MCS

1970

21

15

Steve Renko

MCS

1970

20

Mickey Lolich

HOU

1965

20

Joe Coleman

NLI

1975

24

Jerry Reuss

IND

1973

21

Ken Holtzman

UNA

1976

20

Juan Marichal

ERN

1964

20

3

Jim Bouton

IND

1964

22

Dave McNally

GAS

1974

21

Ross Grimsley

TOP

1973

20

24

Tied by multiple players  

 

 

19

Rick Wise

GAS

1975

22

Stan Bahnsen

GRE

1970

21

Bob Friend

BAL

1961

20

   

 

 

19

Mike Torrez

IND

1975

22

Jim Kaat

NYM

1964

21

Tracy Stallard

WIL

1964

20

Gary Peters

MMI

1969

22

Al Jackson

MEL

1962

21

Clay Kirby

MCS

1970

20

Ken Holtzman

JER

1970

22

Juan Marichal

ERN

1971

21

Dick Tidrow

MCS

1972

20

WINNING PERCENTAGE

1

Bob Bruce

HOU

1964

1.571

8

Sonny Siebert

PLG

1971

1.262

15

Steve Kline

PLG

1972

1.077

22

Gary Ross

MMI

1976

.879

2

Joe Coleman

SFR

1972

1.563

9

Mickey Lolich

MMI

1972

1.200

16

John Montefusco

SAT

1976

1.055

23

Juan Marichal

ERN

1963

.867

3

Gary Nolan

WIL

1972

1.528

10

Nelson Briles

GRE

1973

1.198

17

Wilbur Wood

MMI

1974

1.051

24

Dick Farrell

BAL

1963

.866

4

Camilo Pascual

ERN

1963

1.500

11

Bert Blyleven

MMI

1971

1.147

18

Wayne Garland

NLI

1977

1.026

25

Jim Bunning

LSL

1961

.864

5

Marty Pattin

MMI

1971

1.359

12

Jim Kaat

WIL

1974

1.121

19

Dick Woodson

MCS

1972

1.025

6

Gary Nolan

SFR

1976

1.349

13

Ken Johnson

HOU

1963

1.113

20

Sam McDowell

IND

1966

.933

7

Tom Bradley

GRE

1971

1.314

14

Mickey Lolich

MMI

1971

1.113

21

Jim Slaton

SFR

1976

.880

STRIKEOUTS

1

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1965

361

8

Sandy Koufax

HWD

1966

312

15

Don Drysdale

WIL

1963

279

22

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1961

265

2

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1974

346

9

Vida Blue

MMI

1971

309

16

Tom Seaver

JER

1970

276

23

Sam McDowell

IND

1968

264

3

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1977

345

10

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1976

307

17

Jim Maloney

IND

1963

272

Bob Gibson

PLG

1970

264

4

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1972

333

11

Sam McDowell

IND

1970

291

18

Steve Carlton

ERN

1972

271

25

Tom Seaver

JER

1973

263

5

Sam McDowell

IND

1965

331

12

Sam McDowell

IND

1969

284

19

Mickey Lolich

DVD

1969

269

6

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1963

330

13

Tom Seaver

JER

1971

282

20

Jim Maloney

IND

1964

268

7

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1973

313

14

Jim Bunning

GSB

1965

280

21

Juan Marichal

ERN

1963

267

BASES ON BALLS

1

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1977

217

8

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1973

146

15

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1975

130

Jerry Reuss

IND

1973

123

2

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1974

193

9

Bill Stoneman

UNA

1971

142

16

Bob Johnson

MMU

1970

128

23

Tied by multiple players  

 

 

122

3

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1972

192

10

Sam McDowell

IND

1965

141

17

Balor Moore

MMU

1973

126

   

 

 

122

4

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1976

186

11

Sam McDowell

IND

1970

137

18

Sam McDowell

IND

1967

125

   

 

 

122

5

Sam McDowell

IND

1971

151

12

Steve Carlton

ERN

1974

136

Andy Messersmith

DVD

1971

125

6

Phil Niekro

TOP

1977

148

13

Jim Hughes

NLI

1975

134

20

Jim Palmer

JER

1971

124

7

J.R. Richard

ERN

1976

147

14

J.R. Richard

ERN

1977

132

21

Bill Stoneman

GRE

1972

123

EARNED RUN AVERAGE

1

Juan Marichal

ERN

1963

1.18

8

Steve Carlton

ERN

1967

1.81

15

Sandy Koufax

HWD

1966

2.01

22

Al Downing

ERN

1963

2.18

2

Don Sutton

MEL

1972

1.35

9

Tom Seaver

JER

1971

1.83

16

Juan Marichal

ERN

1966

2.03

23

Mike Cuellar

MEL

1968

2.19

3

Bob Gibson

PLG

1972

1.72

10

Dean Chance

PLG

1964

1.84

17

Bob Veale

HWD

1968

2.08

24

Vida Blue

MMI

1971

2.20

4

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1962

1.76

11

Rudy May

JER

1971

1.88

18

Gary Peters

HPD

1963

2.09

25

Catfish Hunter

BTL

1975

2.23

5

Don Sutton

MEL

1973

1.77

12

Dean Chance

PLG

1968

1.90

19

Catfish Hunter

BTL

1972

2.13

6

Bert Blyleven

DVD

1974

1.80

13

Dean Chance

PLG

1963

1.94

20

Moe Drabowsky

BAL

1963

2.13

7

Bob Gibson

PLG

1968

1.80

14

Wilbur Wood

GAS

1971

1.96

21

Larry Dierker

MMU

1969

2.17

GAMES PITCHED

1

Jim Bibby

UNA

1975

118

John Cumberland

MMI

1971

85

15

Rich Troedson

NLI

1973

83

Hoyt Wilhelm

HPD

1965

80

2

Dave Tomlin

UNA

1975

108

Charlie Hough

WIL

1977

85

Ron Bryant

MMI

1972

83

Joe Grzenda

UNA

1970

80

3

Ron Perranoski

JER

1962

94

Danny Coombs

UNA

1968

85

17

Jack Aker

HWD

1966

82

24

Tied by multiple players  

 

 

79

4

Tony Cloninger

MMI

1970

91

Luke Walker

GRE

1971

85

Tom Hilgendorf

UNA

1973

82

   

 

 

79

5

Dick Selma

MEL

1970

87

12

Bob Locker

HWD

1967

84

19

Dick Radatz

WIL

1964

81

6

Charlie Hough

WIL

1976

86

Marty Pattin

MMI

1975

84

John Hiller

BTL

1974

81

7

Casey Cox

TOP

1971

85

George Stone

PLG

1973

84

21

Lindy McDaniel

DVD

1973

80

GAMES STARTED

1

Catfish Hunter

BTL

1975

44

Claude Osteen

WIL

1969

43

Sandy Koufax

HWD

1966

43

   

 

 

42

Gaylord Perry

DVD

1974

44

Vida Blue

MMI

1977

43

16

Tied by multiple players  

 

 

42

   

 

 

42

Jim Palmer

JER

1976

44

Bob Gibson

PLG

1969

43

   

 

 

42

   

 

 

42

Gaylord Perry

DVD

1972

44

Andy Messersmith

DVD

1975

43

   

 

 

42

   

 

 

42

Jim Palmer

JER

1977

44

Jim Palmer

JER

1975

43

   

 

 

42

6

Jim Colborn

UNA

1973

43

Wilbur Wood

GAS

1972

43

   

 

 

42

Wilbur Wood

GAS

1973

43

Gaylord Perry

DVD

1973

43

   

 

 

42

INNINGS PITCHED

1

Wilbur Wood

GAS

1971

340

8

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1965

322

15

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1974

314

22

Bert Blyleven

DVD

1973

309

2

Sandy Koufax

HWD

1966

335

9

Claude Osteen

WIL

1969

321

16

Jim Palmer

JER

1977

314

23

Phil Niekro

BTL

1974

309

3

Wilbur Wood

GAS

1972

335

10

Gaylord Perry

DVD

1972

320

17

Gaylord Perry

DVD

1974

313

24

Don Drysdale

WIL

1964

309

4

Catfish Hunter

BTL

1975

331

11

Jim Colborn

UNA

1973

318

18

Jim Palmer

JER

1976

311

25

Jim Palmer

JER

1970

308

5

Bill Singer

GAS

1969

324

Jim Palmer

JER

1975

318

19

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1963

310

6

Wilbur Wood

GAS

1973

324

13

Bob Gibson

PLG

1968

315

20

Bob Gibson

PLG

1969

310

7

Vida Blue

MMI

1971

323

Fergie Jenkins

RIC

1974

315

Steve Carlton

ERN

1972

310

FEWEST HITS ALLOWED PER 9 INNINGS

1

Don Sutton

MEL

1972

4.55

8

Bob Gibson

PLG

1968

5.86

15

Steve Carlton

ERN

1967

6.07

22

John D'Acquisto

JER

1974

6.20

2

Sam McDowell

IND

1966

5.29

9

Juan Marichal

ERN

1963

5.86

16

Bob Gibson

PLG

1966

6.07

23

Dave Boswell

DVD

1966

6.21

3

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1962

5.52

10

Catfish Hunter

BTL

1972

5.86

17

Dave Boswell

DVD

1967

6.11

24

Bob Bolin

IND

1966

6.22

4

Don Sutton

MEL

1973

5.60

11

Al Downing

ERN

1963

5.88

18

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1965

6.11

25

Frank Tanana

TOP

1976

6.22

5

Sam McDowell

IND

1968

5.61

12

Phil Niekro

BTL

1973

5.91

19

Don Cardwell

HWD

1968

6.13

6

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1976

5.81

13

Bob Bolin

IND

1968

6.03

20

Tom Seaver

JER

1977

6.13

7

Buzz Capra

NLI

1974

5.84

14

Dave McNally

GAS

1968

6.04

21

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1977

6.17

MOST STRIKEOUTS PER 9 INNINGS

1

Camilo Pascual

ERN

1963

23.33

8

Ken Johnson

HOU

1963

12.98

15

Sam McDowell

IND

1965

10.89

22

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1972

10.16

2

Bert Blyleven

MMI

1971

14.65

9

Joe Coleman

SFR

1972

12.43

16

Jim Kaat

WIL

1974

10.76

23

Frank Tanana

TOP

1975

10.09

3

Dick Farrell

BAL

1963

14.45

10

Tom Bradley

GRE

1971

12.04

17

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1962

10.50

24

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1965

10.08

4

Andy Messersmith

PLG

1976

13.98

11

Don Drysdale

WIL

1966

11.57

18

Sam McDowell

IND

1966

10.44

25

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1973

10.06

5

Mickey Lolich

MMI

1971

13.60

12

Earl Francis

DVD

1962

11.50

19

Jim Maloney

IND

1964

10.31

6

Mickey Lolich

MMI

1972

13.54

13

Marty Pattin

MMI

1971

11.09

20

Nolan Ryan

ERN

1977

10.24

7

John Montefusco

SAT

1976

13.17

14

Bob Bruce

HOU

1964

10.93

21

Gary Nolan

SFR

1976

10.18

SAVES

1

Ron Taylor

HWD

1967

61

Billy McCool

HWD

1964

45

Dave Laroche

BTL

1976

41

   

 

 

39

2

Ron Taylor

HWD

1969

48

9

Jim Brewer

BTL

1972

44

Stu Miller

IND

1965

41

   

 

 

39

3

Tug McGraw

IND

1969

47

10

Art Fowler

HWD

1963

43

17

Frank Funk

PLG

1962

40

   

 

 

39

Dick Radatz

WIL

1964

47

11

Dave Goltz

DVD

1974

42

18

Tied by multiple players  

 

 

39

   

 

 

39

5

Skip Lockwood

SFR

1976

46

Tug McGraw

IND

1977

42

   

 

 

39

Bob Locker

HWD

1966

46

13

Jim Brewer

BTL

1971

41

   

 

 

39

7

Bob Reynolds

PLG

1973

45

Rollie Fingers

TOP

1977

41

   

 

 

39

SHUTOUTS

1

Juan Marichal

ERN

1963

10

Jim Bunning

DVD

1966

7

Phil Niekro

BTL

1974

6

22

Tied by multiple players  

 

 

5

2

Phil Niekro

BTL

1972

9

9

Bob Gibson

PLG

1968

6

Sam Jones

IND

1959

6

   

 

 

5

Don Sutton

MEL

1972

9

Bob Gibson

PLG

1972

6

Steve Carlton

ERN

1976

6

   

 

 

5

4

Tom Seaver

JER

1971

8

Wilbur Wood

GAS

1972

6

Clay Kirby

MCS

1971

6

   

 

 

5

Steve Carlton

ERN

1972

8

Larry Dierker

MMU

1969

6

Jim Palmer

JER

1976

6

6

Dean Chance

PLG

1968

7

Sandy Koufax

WIL

1962

6

Gaylord Perry

DVD

1968

6

Dean Chance

PLG

1964

7

Bert Blyleven

DVD

1975

6

Hank Aguirre

WIL

1962

6

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