All-time Jewish pitching leaders

Through 2018

Calculated by Jewish Baseball News

(Active players shown BOLDED)

Most wins, season

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
WINS
1Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196627*
2Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196526*
3Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196325*
3Steve StoneBaltimore Orioles198025*
5Erskine MayerPhiladelphia Phillies191521
5Erskine MayerPhiladelphia Phillies191421
5Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics197321
8Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics197219
8Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics197419
8Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196419
11Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics197518
11Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196118
13Dave RobertsHouston Astros197317
13Ken HoltzmanChicago Cubs196917
13Ken HoltzmanChicago Cubs197017
13Scott FeldmanTexas Rangers200917
* Led league

Most wins, career

Rank
Player
Wins
1Ken Holtzman174
2Sandy Koufax165
3Jason Marquis124
4Steve Stone107
5Dave Roberts103
6Barney Pelty92
7Erskine Mayer91
8Scott Feldman78
9Barry Latman59
10Larry Sherry53
11Saul Rogovin48
12Scott Schoeneweis47

Most shutouts, season

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
SHUTOUTS
1Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196311*
2Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19658
3Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19647*
4Dave RobertsHouston Astros19736
4Ken HoltzmanChicago Cubs19696
6Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19095
6Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19075
6Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19665*
7Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19064
7David RobertsDetroit Tigers19764
7Erskine MayerPhiladelphia Phillies19144
7Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics19724
7Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics19734
* Led league

Most shutouts, career

Rank
Player
sho
1Sandy Koufax40
2Ken Holtzman31
3Barney Pelty22
4Dave Roberts20
5Erskine Mayer12
6Barry Latman10
7Saul Rogovin9
8Steve Stone7
9Harry Feldman6
9Ross Baumgarten6
11Jason Marquis5

Most saves, season

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
SAVES
1Larry SherryDetroit Tigers196620
2Larry SherryLos Angeles Dodgers196115
2Lloyd AllenCalifornia Angels197115
4Larry SherryDetroit Tigers196411
4Larry SherryLos Angeles Dodgers196211
6Larry SherryAstros/Tigers19677
6Larry SherryLos Angeles Dodgers19607

Most saves, career

Rank
Player
Saves
1Larry Sherry82
2Lloyd Allen22
3Barry Latman16
4Dave Roberts15
5Harry Eisenstat14
6Al Levine10
7Sandy Koufax9
7Scott Schoeneweis9
9Craig Breslow8

Most complete games, season

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
COMPLETE GAMES
1Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns190431
2Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns190729
3Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns190527
3Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196627*
3Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196527*
6Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns190625
7Erskine MayerPhiladelphia Phillies191424
8Erskine MayerPhiladelphia Phillies191520
8Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196320
10Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns191118
10Dave RobertsDetroit Tigers197618
10Erskine MayerPirates/Phillies191818
13Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns190917
13Saul RogovinWhite Sox/Tigers195117
16Ken HoltzmanYankees/Orioles197616
16Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics197216
16Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics197316

Most complete games, career

Rank
Player
Complete games
1Barney Pelty175
2Sandy Koufax137
3Ken Holtzman127
4Erskine Mayer93
5Dave Roberts77
6Saul Rogovin43
6Steve Stone43
8Barry Latman28
9Harry Feldman22
10Lefty Weinert19

Lowest ERA by starter, season

(15+ starts)

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
ERA
1Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19061.59
2Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19661.73*
3Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19641.74*
4Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19631.88*
5Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19652.04*
6Dave RobertsSan Diego Padres19712.10
7Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19092.30
8Erskine MayerPhiladelphia Phillies19152.36
9Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics19722.51
10Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19622.54*
11Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19072.57
12Erskine MayerPhiladelphia Phillies19142.58
13Erskine MayerPirates/Phillies19182.65
14Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19052.75
15Erskine MayerPhiladelphia Phillies19172.76
16Saul RogovinWhite Sox/Tigers19512.78*
17Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19042.84
18Dave RobertsHouston Astros19732.85
19Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19112.97
19Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics19732.97
21Steve StoneSan Francisco Giants19722.98
* Led league

Lowest ERA by reliever, season

(50+ innings, <4 starts)

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
era
1Craig BreslowBoston Red Sox20131.81
2Al LevineLos Angeles Angels20012.38
3Lloyd AllenCalifornia Angels19712.49
5Craig BreslowDiamondbacks/Red Sox20122.70
6Al LevineDevils Rays/Royals20032.79
7John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20082.84
8Craig BreslowOakland Athletics20103.01
9Larry SherryDetroit Tigers19653.10
10Syd CohenWashington Senators19373.11
11Harry EisenstatCleveland Indians19403.14
12Larry SherryLos Angeles Dodgers19623.20
13Scott SchoeneweisToronto Blue Jays20053.32
14Scott SchoeneweisNew York Mets20083.34
15John GrabowPirates/Cubs20093.36
16Craig BreslowAthletics/Twins20093.36
17Jose BautistaSan Francisco Giants19963.36
18Al LevineLos Angeles Angels19993.39

Lowest ERA, career

(400+ innings)

Rank
Player
Innings
ERA
1Barney Pelty19082.63
2Sandy Koufax23242.76
3Erskine Mayer14272.96
4Craig Breslow5703.45
5Ken Holtzman28673.49
6Larry Sherry7993.67
7Dave Roberts20993.78
8Harry Feldman6663.8
9Harry Eisenstat4783.84
10Barry Latman12193.91
11Al Levine5753.96
12Steve Stone17883.97

Most strikeouts, season

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
STRIKEOUTS
1Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers1965382*
2Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers1966317*
3Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers1963306*
4Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers1961269*
5Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers1964223
6Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers1962216
7Ken HoltzmanChicago Cubs1970202
8Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers1960197
9Ken HoltzmanChicago Cubs1969176
10Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers1959173
11Ken HoltzmanChicago Cubs1966171
12Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics1973157
13Ken HoltzmanChicago Cubs1968151
* Led league

Most strikeouts, career

Rank
Player
Strikeouts
1Sandy Koufax2396
2Ken Holtzman1601
3Jason Marquis1174
4Steve Stone1065
5Dave Roberts957
6Scott Feldman882
7Barry Latman829
8Barney Pelty693
9Larry Sherry606
10Scott Schoeneweis568
11Erskine Mayer482
12Craig Breslow442

Most strikeouts per 9 innings by starter, season

(15+ starts)

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
STRIKEOUTS/9 IP
1Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196210.55*
2Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196510.24*
3Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers195910.15
4Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers196010.13*
5Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19619.47*
6Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19649.00*
7Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19638.86
8Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19668.83*
9Barry LatmanCleveland Indians19638.02
10Jason MarquisSan Diego Padres20127.59
11Scott FeldmanCincinnati Reds20177.52
12Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19587.43
13Steve StoneChicago White Sox19737.04
* Led league

Most strikeouts per 9 innings by reliever, season

(50+ innings, <4 starts)

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
STRIKEOUTS/9 IP
1John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20049.34
2Craig BreslowSeason Total20128.67
3Craig BreslowOakland Athletics20108.56
4John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20068.53
5Barry LatmanHouston Astros19678.11
6Larry SherryDetroit Tigers19647.87
7Wayne RosenthalTexas Rangers19917.81
8Scott SchoeneweisSeason Total20037.79
9Larry SherryLos Angeles Dodgers19617.51
10John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20087.34
11John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20077.32
12Larry SherryDetroit Tigers19667.30
13John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20057.27
14Larry SherryLos Angeles Dodgers19607.21
15Craig BreslowOakland Athletics20097.16
16Craig BreslowSeason Total20097.11
17Larry SherryLos Angeles Dodgers19627.10
18John GrabowSeason Total20097.09

Most strikeouts per 9 innings, career

(400+ innings)

Rank
Player
Innings
Strikeouts
Strikeouts per 9 IP
1Sandy Koufax232423969.28
2John Grabow4764007.56
3Craig Breslow5704426.98
4Larry Sherry7996066.83
5Barry Latman12198296.12
6Scott Feldman13868825.73
7Jason Marquis196811745.37
8Steve Stone178810655.36
9Scott Schoeneweis9725685.26
10Ken Holtzman286716015.03

Best strikeout-to-walk ratio by starter, season

(15+ starts)

Rank
Player
Team
Year
K/BB
1Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19655.380
2Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19635.276
3Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19644.208
4Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19664.117
5Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19623.789
6Scott FeldmanTexas Rangers20123.000
7Jason MarquisSan Diego Padres20122.821
8Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19612.802
9Scott FeldmanChicago Cubs20132.680
10Scott FeldmanCincinnati Reds20172.657
11Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics19722.577
12Barry LatmanCleveland Indians19632.558
13Ken HoltzmanChicago Cubs19662.515

Best strikeout-to-walk ratio by reliever, season

(50+ innings, <4 starts)

Rank
Player
Team
Year
K/BB
1Scott SchoeneweisAngels/White Sox20032.947
2Craig BreslowDiamondbacks/Red Sox20122.773
3Jose J. BautistaChicago Cubs19942.647
4Larry SherryTigers/Astros19672.600
5Craig BreslowOakland Athletics20102.448
6Craig BreslowOakland Athletics20092.444
7John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20042.286
8Harry EisenstatCleveland Indians19402.250
9John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20072.211
10John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20062.200

Best strikeout-to-walk ratio, career

(400+ innings)

Rank
Player
Walks
Strikeouts
K/BB
1Sandy Koufax81723962.93
2Scott Feldman4398822.01
3Craig Breslow2264421.96
4Jose J. Bautista1713281.92
5John Grabow2204001.82
6Ken Holtzman91016011.76
7Barry Latman4898291.70
8Larry Sherry3746061.62
9Dave Roberts6159571.56
10Jason Marquis76911741.53

Fewest walks/hits per inning by starter, season

(15+ starts)

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
WHIP
1Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19650.86*
2Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19630.87*
3Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19640.93*
4Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19060.95
5Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19660.98
6Sandy KoufaxLos Angeles Dodgers19621.04*
7Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19091.06
8Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics19721.07
9Erskine MayerPhiladelphia Phillies19151.09
9Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19071.09
11Dave RobertsSan Diego Padres19711.11
12Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19051.12
14Ken HoltzmanOakland Athletics19731.15
14Barney PeltySt. Louis Browns19041.15
16Steve StoneSan Francisco Giants19721.18
16Scott FeldmanCubs/Orioles20131.18
18Ken HoltzmanChicago Cubs19661.19
* Led league

Fewest walks/hits per inning by reliever, season

(50+ innings, <4 starts)

RANK
PLAYER
TEAM
YEAR
WHIP
1Craig BreslowOakland Athletics20101.10
2Craig BreslowAthletics/Twins20091.11
3Craig BreslowBoston Red Sox20131.12
4Jose BautistaSan Francisco Giants19961.16
5Craig BreslowDiamondbacks/Red Sox20121.17
6Lloyd AllenCalifornia Angels19711.22
7Al LevineLos Angeles Angels19991.24
8Harry EisenstatCleveland Indians19401.26
9Scott SchoeneweisAngels/White Sox20031.27
10John GrabowPittsburgh Pirates20081.28

Fewest walks/hits per inning, career

(400+ innings)

Rank
Player
WHIP
1Sandy Koufax1.106
2Barney Pelty1.150
3Erskine Mayer1.233
4Ken Holtzman1.289
5Jose J. Bautista1.318
6Barry Latman1.328
7Dave Roberts1.335
8Craig Breslow1.336
9Saul Rogovin1.354
10Steve Stone1.355
11Scott Feldman1.356
12Harry Eisenstat1.389
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