League pitching leaders -- American
Regular season -- as of 9/20/1964

Earned run average Strikeouts Walks
           
TiantCle 2.88 SheetsDet261 VealeKCA122
BunningCle 2.88 SchmidtDet231 DowningNYA107
SchmidtDet 2.97 BunningCle216 NuxhallCle99
SheetsDet 3.06 VealeKCA205 CloningerKCA97
BoutonNYA 3.11 NuxhallCle180 SeguiKCA90
OswaltMin 3.12 ChanceKCA174 StallardChA85
NewmanCle 3.27 DowningNYA165 CulpChA82
PurkeyBal 3.43 CloningerKCA165 OrtegaKCA82
BunkerBal 3.49 RadatzBos161 HendleyChA79
FarrellDet 3.70 OswaltMin158 HernandezChA74
           
           
Wins Winning percentage Average run support
           
BunningCle22-6 BunningCle .786 LawBal 6.9
BoutonNYA19-10 StockCle .762 WilsonBos 6.9
SheetsDet17-11 BunkerBal .727 CloningerKCA 5.8
StockCle16-5 RadatzBos .722 KralickBal 5.8
BunkerBal16-6 PurkeyBal .714 OswaltMin 5.6
FordNYA16-14 StottlmyreNYA .714 VealeKCA 5.4
PurkeyBal15-6 BuhlBal .700 FriendDet 5.4
LawBal15-7 GladdingDet .688 ChanceKCA 5.3
OswaltMin15-9 LawBal .682 OrtegaKCA 5.3
BuhlBal14-6 GrantCle .667 SeguiKCA 5.3
           
           
Batting average On-base percentage Slugging percentage
           
SheetsDet .207 SheetsDet .249 SchmidtDet .343
SchmidtDet .210 SchmidtDet .262 BunningCle .350
VealeKCA .216 BunningCle .274 DowningNYA .354
BunningCle .223 BoutonNYA .278 BoutonNYA .354
BoutonNYA .223 NewmanCle .286 VealeKCA .357
TiantCle .225 FriendDet .290 TiantCle .361
BunkerBal .234 TiantCle .293 BunkerBal .362
NuxhallCle .238 BunkerBal .295 SheetsDet .370
StallardChA .238 ChanceKCA .295 OswaltMin .381
ChanceKCA .245 LawBal .301 PurkeyBal .381
           
           
Hits per 9 innings Walks per 9 innings Runners per 9 innings
           
SheetsDet 6.9 MonbouqtteBos 1.5 SheetsDet 8.9
SchmidtDet 7.1 NewmanCle 1.5 SchmidtDet 9.5
VealeKCA 7.2 FriendDet 1.7 BunningCle 9.9
TiantCle 7.4 LawBal 1.8 BoutonNYA 10.2
BunningCle 7.5 SheetsDet 1.8 NewmanCle 10.5
BoutonNYA 7.5 BunningCle 2.0 TiantCle 10.6
BunkerBal 7.9 OswaltMin 2.2 FriendDet 10.9
StallardChA 8.1 SchmidtDet 2.3 BunkerBal 11.0
NuxhallCle 8.2 BoutonNYA 2.4 ChanceKCA 11.0
ChanceKCA 8.4 PurkeyBal 2.5 LawBal 11.5
           
           
Strikeouts per 9 innings Homeruns per 9 innings Stolen bases per 9 innings
           
SchmidtDet 9.8 DowningNYA 0.5 TiantCle 0.0
SheetsDet 9.4 OswaltMin 0.6 OswaltMin 0.0
VealeKCA 8.5 BunkerBal 0.8 FordNYA 0.1
SiebertChA 7.6 FordNYA 0.8 SheetsDet 0.1
NuxhallCle 7.5 NewmanCle 1.0 ChanceKCA 0.2
DowningNYA 7.1 SiebertChA 1.0 KralickBal 0.2
WilsonBos 7.1 PurkeyBal 1.0 FriendDet 0.2
CloningerKCA 7.0 BoutonNYA 1.0 KaatMin 0.2
BunningCle 7.0 BunningCle 1.0 NewmanCle 0.2
TiantCle 6.8 FriendDet 1.0 LawBal 0.2
           
           
Shutouts Quality starts Quality start percentage
           
SchmidtDet5 BunningCle29 BunningCle .744
TiantCle4 BoutonNYA24 SheetsDet .697
BunkerBal4 SheetsDet23 BoutonNYA .686
BoutonNYA3 NuxhallCle23 OswaltMin .667
NewmanCle3 OswaltMin20 FarrellDet .654
FarrellDet2 PurkeyBal20 PurkeyBal .645
SiebertChA2 BunkerBal20 BunkerBal .645
StallardChA2 NewmanCle20 BuhlBal .633
VealeKCA2 BuhlBal19 SchmidtDet .613
DowningNYA2 SchmidtDet19 NuxhallCle .605
           
           
Save Opportunities Saves Save percentage
           
HenryNYA37 HenryNYA33 HenryNYA .892
FisherDet37 HumphreysCle32 HumphreysCle .889
HumphreysCle36 NathanBal31 NathanBal .861
NathanBal36 FisherDet30 LidgeChA .824
LidgeChA34 LidgeChA28 FisherDet .811
McBeanMin29 McBeanMin20 McBeanMin .690
RadatzBos24 CraigKCA16 RadatzBos .583
CraigKCA21 AguirreCle15    
AguirreCle17 RadatzBos14    
ConnollyKCA14 ConnollyKCA7    
           
           
Holds Blown saves Blown save percentage
           
StockCle21 RadatzBos9 RadatzBos .375
LarsenNYA16 McBeanMin9 McBeanMin .310
RichardsonBal14 FisherDet7 FisherDet .189
WillhiteChA13 LidgeChA6 LidgeChA .176
GladdingDet11 PerranoskiMin5 HumphreysCle .111
RitchieCle9 RaymondChA5 NathanBal .111
RaymondChA9 StockCle5 HenryNYA .108
Burdette,LKCA8 WilhelmMin5    
WilhelmMin8 ConnollyKCA5    
ReniffBal7 WilsonBos4    
           
           
Innings Batters faced per game Complete games
           
BunningCle278.0 ChanceKCA32.13 OswaltMin12
BoutonNYA257.2 VealeKCA30.45 HernandezChA11
SheetsDet250.0 BoutonNYA30.23 ChanceKCA10
NewmanCle245.0 HernandezChA30.23 BoutonNYA10
FordNYA239.2 CloningerKCA29.94 SchmidtDet9
ChanceKCA239.0 SeguiKCA29.94 LawBal8
FriendDet224.0 LawBal29.78 FriendDet8
LawBal223.2 FriendDet29.44 SheetsDet8
BunkerBal221.2 StallardChA29.35 BunkerBal7
VealeKCA218.1 SheetsDet29.29 VealeKCA6
           
           
Doubles Triples Homeruns
           
OswaltMin52 HeffnerBos8 CloningerKCA43
SheetsDet52 StallardChA8 SeguiKCA40
FordNYA44 NuxhallCle8 LawBal40
LawBal43 CloningerKCA8 WilsonBos38
NewmanCle42 KralickBal6 KaatMin37
BunkerBal40 OrtegaKCA6 MonbouqtteBos35
CloningerKCA40 FarrellDet6 OrtegaKCA35
SeguiKCA39 DowningNYA6 HernandezChA35
MonbouqtteBos37 LawBal6 CulpChA33
RamosBos36 BridgesKCA5 NuxhallCle32
           
           
Stolen bases Steal percentage Pickoffs
           
HernandezChA17 BunningCle .563 SheetsDet3
CloningerKCA12 SeguiKCA .563 MonbouqtteBos3
MonbouqtteBos12 VealeKCA .579 FriendDet2
StallardChA12 StallardChA .667 OrtegaKCA2
SchmidtDet11 MonbouqtteBos .706 WilsonBos2
VealeKCA11 CloningerKCA .750 McDowellDet2
PurkeyBal10 HernandezChA .944 CulpChA2
BunkerBal10     CloningerKCA2
BoutonNYA9     VealeKCA2
HeffnerBos9     PerryDet1
           
           
Hit by pitch Wild pitches Balks
           
KralickBal13 StallardChA12 SiebertChA5
BunningCle13 SparmaNYA10 DowningNYA4
CulpChA12 DowningNYA10 NuxhallCle3
OswaltMin12 CulpChA9 OswaltMin2
PurkeyBal11 PurkeyBal9 JohnCle1
HernandezChA10 VealeKCA9 RichardsonBal1
RidzikBal9 ChanceKCA9 BridgesKCA1
KaatMin8 NathanBal8 TaylorBos1
SeguiKCA8 McDowellDet8 LidgeChA1
BoutonNYA8 PerryDet7 HendleyChA1
           
           
Games Starts Batters faced
           
RadatzBos100 BunningCle39 BunningCle1125
HeffnerBos95 NuxhallCle38 BoutonNYA1058
CraigKCA82 NewmanCle37 FordNYA1047
RidzikBal82 FordNYA36 NewmanCle1000
FisherDet81 DowningNYA35 ChanceKCA996
AguirreCle78 BoutonNYA35 SheetsDet996
StockCle77 SheetsDet33 CloningerKCA958
NathanBal77 FriendDet32 LawBal953
McBeanMin76 StallardChA31 NuxhallCle947
RaymondChA74 VealeKCA31 VealeKCA944
           
           
Games finished Runners left scored percentage Inherited runners scored pct
           
FisherDet64 KralickBal .048 AguirreCle .200
RadatzBos54 PurkeyBal .077 MikkelsenChA .208
LidgeChA53 HendleyChA .211 RidzikBal .232
HenryNYA50 NuxhallCle .250 HumphreysCle .233
NathanBal50 BuhlBal .263 LidgeChA .237
McBeanMin45 BunningCle .263 NathanBal .250
CraigKCA43 NewmanCle .263 HeffnerBos .260
HumphreysCle42 SchmidtDet .267 HenryNYA .286
ConnollyKCA35 KaatMin .333 StockCle .300
RaymondChA33 OrtegaKCA .333 CraigKCA .306
           
           
Ground ball DP Decisions Losses
           
OswaltMin32 FordNYA30 CulpChA2-16
NewmanCle28 BoutonNYA29 HernandezChA8-16
ChanceKCA27 SheetsDet28 HendleyChA6-15
NuxhallCle26 BunningCle28 SeguiKCA9-15
KaatMin25 StallardChA25 OrtegaKCA7-14
SeguiKCA24 CloningerKCA25 DowningNYA8-14
TiantCle23 SeguiKCA24 FordNYA16-14
SiebertChA22 ChanceKCA24 MonbouqtteBos5-13
HernandezChA22 OswaltMin24 WilsonBos6-13
OrtegaKCA21 HernandezChA24 KralickBal7-13
           
           
On-base plus slugging Walks plus hits per inning Strikeout/walk ratio
           
SchmidtDet .605 SheetsDet 0.97 SheetsDet 5.1
SheetsDet .619 SchmidtDet 1.04 SchmidtDet 4.4
BunningCle .625 BunningCle 1.05 BunningCle 3.5
BoutonNYA .633 BoutonNYA 1.10 OswaltMin 3.0
TiantCle .655 NewmanCle 1.13 FriendDet 3.0
BunkerBal .657 TiantCle 1.17 MonbouqtteBos 2.7
NewmanCle .672 FriendDet 1.20 ChanceKCA 2.6
VealeKCA .676 BunkerBal 1.20 LawBal 2.5
FriendDet .684 ChanceKCA 1.22 NewmanCle 2.4
PurkeyBal .686 PurkeyBal 1.23 FordNYA 2.3
           
           
Runs created per 27 outs Runs created ERA Component ERA
           
SheetsDet 3.0 SheetsDet 2.73 SheetsDet 2.28
SchmidtDet 3.1 SchmidtDet 2.81 SchmidtDet 2.56
BunningCle 3.1 BunningCle 2.82 BunningCle 2.73
TiantCle 3.2 TiantCle 2.92 BoutonNYA 2.83
BoutonNYA 3.3 BoutonNYA 3.00 BunkerBal 3.07
NewmanCle 3.5 NewmanCle 3.17 NewmanCle 3.15
BunkerBal 3.6 BunkerBal 3.30 TiantCle 3.16
ChanceKCA 3.7 OswaltMin 3.42 FriendDet 3.35
FriendDet 3.8 ChanceKCA 3.43 ChanceKCA 3.43
OswaltMin 3.8 FriendDet 3.49 OswaltMin 3.49
           
           
In-play average Balls in park Extra-base hit rate
           
BoutonNYA .221 BoutonNYA846 DowningNYA .054
BunkerBal .242 NewmanCle825 TiantCle .057
SheetsDet .247 BunningCle803 BunningCle .058
TiantCle .248 FordNYA798 FarrellDet .059
BunningCle .248 LawBal755 SchmidtDet .060
StallardChA .252 FriendDet742 BoutonNYA .061
VealeKCA .252 BunkerBal727 VealeKCA .061
PurkeyBal .253 ChanceKCA722 SiebertChA .063
HendleyChA .254 PurkeyBal697 PurkeyBal .066
NewmanCle .255 HernandezChA664 FordNYA .066
           
           
Total bases + BB + HBP TB+BB+HBP rate Single rate
           
CloningerKCA513 SchmidtDet .384 SheetsDet .106
SeguiKCA510 BunningCle .388 VealeKCA .124
LawBal460 BoutonNYA .396 NuxhallCle .131
FordNYA459 SheetsDet .400 SchmidtDet .134
NuxhallCle448 BunkerBal .409 HendleyChA .135
OrtegaKCA442 NewmanCle .411 StallardChA .138
BunningCle437 TiantCle .413 BunkerBal .142
KaatMin436 FriendDet .419 BoutonNYA .143
HernandezChA436 OswaltMin .422 CloningerKCA .143
ChanceKCA426 DowningNYA .424 HernandezChA .145
           
           
Total bases plus walks TB+BB rate Double rate
           
CloningerKCA510 BunningCle .377 FarrellDet .018
SeguiKCA502 SchmidtDet .379 TiantCle .023
LawBal458 BoutonNYA .388 BunningCle .027
FordNYA453 SheetsDet .397 SchmidtDet .028
NuxhallCle441 NewmanCle .404 BoutonNYA .030
OrtegaKCA437 BunkerBal .405 VealeKCA .031
KaatMin428 OswaltMin .408 ChanceKCA .031
HernandezChA426 TiantCle .410 KaatMin .032
ChanceKCA425 PurkeyBal .413 HernandezChA .034
BunningCle424 FriendDet .416 NuxhallCle .035
           
           
Batting average vs LHB On-base percentage vs LHB Slugging percentage vs LHB
           
LidgeChA .191 LidgeChA .255 LidgeChA .277
VealeKCA .202 SheetsDet .267 AguirreCle .282
SheetsDet .209 SchmidtDet .279 RidzikBal .317
RadatzBos .216 NewmanCle .282 RaymondChA .326
SchmidtDet .219 HorlenMin .283 VealeKCA .327
HendleyChA .221 HendleyChA .289 SheetsDet .355
HorlenMin .228 RidzikBal .291 RadatzBos .356
HernandezChA .228 FordNYA .291 McDowellDet .358
StallardChA .230 VealeKCA .298 FordNYA .364
RidzikBal .230 LawBal .304 SparmaNYA .365
           
           
Hits vs LHB Runs batted in vs LHB On-base plus slugging vs LHB
           
BoutonNYA111 SeguiKCA55 LidgeChA .531
SeguiKCA109 OrtegaKCA53 AguirreCle .600
BunningCle109 DowningNYA52 RidzikBal .607
FriendDet108 WilsonBos49 SheetsDet .622
OrtegaKCA97 HernandezChA49 VealeKCA .625
MonbouqtteBos93 LawBal48 NewmanCle .652
BuhlBal90 BoutonNYA48 FordNYA .654
LawBal89 CulpChA47 HendleyChA .658
ChanceKCA89 MonbouqtteBos46 RadatzBos .660
PurkeyBal88 BrownBos45 SchmidtDet .664
           
           
Doubles vs LHB Triples vs LHB Homeruns vs LHB
           
OswaltMin20 BridgesKCA4 CulpChA20
FriendDet18 HeffnerBos4 OrtegaKCA20
BoutonNYA18 HernandezChA4 HernandezChA17
SeguiKCA17 FriendDet4 LawBal17
LawBal16 DonovanBos3 RamosBos16
NewmanCle16 DowningNYA3 SeguiKCA16
DonovanBos15 BuhlBal3 MonbouqtteBos15
BunkerBal15 StallardChA3 BoutonNYA15
CloningerKCA15 CloningerKCA3 BrownBos14
ChanceKCA15 LawBal3 CloningerKCA14
           
           
Extra base hits vs LHB Total bases vs LHB Isolated power vs LHB
           
LawBal36 SeguiKCA178 AguirreCle .038
SeguiKCA35 BoutonNYA178 RaymondChA .070
BoutonNYA35 OrtegaKCA171 GladdingDet .083
OrtegaKCA33 FriendDet167 KralickBal .084
HernandezChA33 BunningCle166 LidgeChA .085
FriendDet33 LawBal162 RidzikBal .087
CloningerKCA32 MonbouqtteBos154 SparmaNYA .088
RamosBos30 BuhlBal149 McDowellDet .102
BuhlBal30 HernandezChA148 FordNYA .105
MonbouqtteBos30 CloningerKCA147 StottlmyreNYA .113
           
           
Walks vs LHB Strikeouts vs LHB Hit by pitch vs LHB
           
OrtegaKCA54 SheetsDet95 CulpChA6
HernandezChA52 BunningCle74 KralickBal5
SeguiKCA44 SchmidtDet64 RidzikBal4
CloningerKCA43 RadatzBos60 KaatMin3
CulpChA41 HernandezChA58 PurkeyBal3
BoutonNYA41 SeguiKCA57 StallardChA3
BunkerBal39 ChanceKCA55 BunningCle3
StallardChA36 DowningNYA52 ConnollyKCA2
BunningCle35 OrtegaKCA51 PerranoskiMin2
BuhlBal34 LidgeChA50 ShawDet2
           
           
Sacrifice bunts vs LHB Sacrifice flies vs LHB Atbats vs LHB
           
Duren 4 StallardChA6 BunningCle431
ShawDet4 ChanceKCA6 BoutonNYA420
PerryDet3 FarrellDet5 FriendDet369
GladdingDet3 RidzikBal3 SeguiKCA356
McDowellDet3 StottlmyreNYA3 NewmanCle356
RamosBos3 CraigKCA3 ChanceKCA347
CulpChA3 BrownBos3 LawBal338
BuhlBal3 HeffnerBos3 HernandezChA337
BunkerBal3 DowningNYA3 SheetsDet330
BunningCle3 BunkerBal3 CloningerKCA320
           
           
AB per homerun vs LHB AB per double vs LHB Plate appearances vs LHB
           
CulpChA 12.8 OswaltMin 13.7 BunningCle473
TerryBos 14.4 DonovanBos 15.7 BoutonNYA466
StockCle 14.4 TerryBos 16.0 SeguiKCA403
FisherDet 15.6 StottlmyreNYA 16.1 FriendDet394
OrtegaKCA 15.6 HorlenMin 16.1 HernandezChA393
BrownBos 16.0 GladdingDet 16.5 ChanceKCA387
RamosBos 16.2 Burdette,LKCA 16.8 NewmanCle383
HeffnerBos 17.3 KaatMin 17.9 OrtegaKCA372
HernandezChA 19.8 WilsonBos 20.4 CloningerKCA367
LawBal 19.9 FriendDet 20.5 LawBal360
           
           
Batting average vs RHB On-base percentage vs RHB Slugging percentage vs RHB
           
BoutonNYA .192 BoutonNYA .238 BoutonNYA .301
BunningCle .202 SheetsDet .238 DowningNYA .311
SchmidtDet .205 BunningCle .246 SchmidtDet .322
SheetsDet .205 SchmidtDet .254 BunningCle .326
TiantCle .210 FriendDet .259 RidzikBal .331
RidzikBal .215 BunkerBal .268 TiantCle .332
VealeKCA .221 PurkeyBal .273 BunkerBal .333
BunkerBal .222 TiantCle .275 RaymondChA .347
PurkeyBal .227 GrantCle .276 FriendDet .353
FriendDet .227 RidzikBal .277 OswaltMin .355
           
           
Hits vs RHB Runs batted in vs RHB On-base plus slugging vs RHB
           
FordNYA198 CloningerKCA90 BoutonNYA .539
KaatMin164 KralickBal88 BunningCle .572
KralickBal157 SeguiKCA80 SchmidtDet .576
NewmanCle151 KaatMin76 BunkerBal .601
LawBal150 FordNYA75 TiantCle .608
CloningerKCA144 HendleyChA73 RidzikBal .608
NuxhallCle143 LawBal73 FriendDet .612
SeguiKCA134 VealeKCA72 SheetsDet .617
ChanceKCA134 NuxhallCle71 PurkeyBal .630
VealeKCA133 WilsonBos69 DowningNYA .634
           
           
Doubles vs RHB Triples vs RHB Homeruns vs RHB
           
SheetsDet38 NuxhallCle7 KaatMin32
OswaltMin32 FarrellDet6 CloningerKCA29
FordNYA32 OrtegaKCA5 WilsonBos27
KralickBal28 StallardChA5 NuxhallCle25
LawBal27 KralickBal5 SeguiKCA24
NewmanCle26 CloningerKCA5 LawBal23
HendleyChA25 HeffnerBos4 KralickBal22
BunkerBal25 PerranoskiMin3 SheetsDet22
CloningerKCA25 SparmaNYA3 ChanceKCA21
CulpChA24 StottlmyreNYA3 VealeKCA21
           
           
Extra base hits vs RHB Total bases vs RHB Isolated power vs RHB
           
SheetsDet60 FordNYA285 DowningNYA .079
CloningerKCA59 KaatMin282 RaymondChA .104
KralickBal55 CloningerKCA266 BoutonNYA .109
NuxhallCle55 KralickBal261 BunkerBal .111
LawBal53 NuxhallCle255 OswaltMin .114
KaatMin52 LawBal252 RidzikBal .116
FordNYA51 SeguiKCA234 SchmidtDet .117
WilsonBos49 NewmanCle230 SiebertChA .119
SeguiKCA49 SheetsDet227 TiantCle .122
HendleyChA48 VealeKCA221 BunningCle .124
           
           
Walks vs RHB Strikeouts vs RHB Hit by pitch vs RHB
           
VealeKCA93 SchmidtDet167 OswaltMin12
NuxhallCle78 SheetsDet166 BunningCle10
DowningNYA76 VealeKCA159 SeguiKCA8
HendleyChA61 BunningCle142 PurkeyBal8
FordNYA57 NuxhallCle139 HernandezChA8
McDowellDet55 CloningerKCA119 KralickBal8
CloningerKCA54 ChanceKCA119 BoutonNYA7
KaatMin52 OswaltMin115 CulpChA6
StallardChA49 DowningNYA113 HendleyChA6
SeguiKCA46 FordNYA108 NewmanCle6
           
           
Sacrifice bunts vs RHB Sacrifice flies vs RHB Atbats vs RHB
           
FordNYA15 PurkeyBal8 FordNYA679
BunningCle9 DowningNYA8 NuxhallCle609
KralickBal8 SchwallChA7 KaatMin608
BoutonNYA8 SeguiKCA7 BunningCle605
SheetsDet8 ReniffBal6 VealeKCA602
NuxhallCle8 KralickBal6 SheetsDet599
CulpChA7 HendleyChA6 NewmanCle583
ChanceKCA7 ShawDet5 ChanceKCA564
SparmaNYA6 OrtegaKCA5 LawBal556
HeffnerBos6 MonbouqtteBos5 BoutonNYA548
           
           
AB per homerun vs RHB AB per double vs RHB Plate appearances vs RHB
           
WilsonBos 13.6 CulpChA 14.0 FordNYA757
CloningerKCA 18.1 RamosBos 15.5 VealeKCA706
KaatMin 19.0 HerbertBos 15.7 NuxhallCle702
SeguiKCA 19.1 SheetsDet 15.8 KaatMin673
RadatzBos 20.5 OswaltMin 17.0 BunningCle652
CraigKCA 21.2 DonovanBos 17.6 SheetsDet637
GrantCle 21.7 KralickBal 18.3 DowningNYA633
MonbouqtteBos 22.9 WilsonBos 19.3 NewmanCle617
KralickBal 23.3 CraigKCA 19.8 ChanceKCA609
BrownBos 23.6 MonbouqtteBos 19.9 LawBal593