The Rookie Pitching Report

As we look at rookie pitchers, let’s acknowledge that wins are not an accurate measure, but it’s always nice to have a rookie pitcher who knows how to win.

2013 Rookie wins leaders

Rk Player W Age Tm G GS L W-L%
1 Hyun-jin Ryu 12 26 LAD 25 25 5 .706
2 Shelby Miller 12 22 STL 25 25 8 .600
3 Julio Teheran 10 22 ATL 25 25 7 .588
4 Jose Fernandez 10 20 MIA 25 25 5 .667
5 Wily Peralta 8 24 MIL 27 27 13 .381
6 Chris Archer 7 24 TBR 16 16 5 .583
7 Martin Perez 7 22 TEX 13 13 3 .700
8 Justin Grimm 7 24 TEX 17 17 7 .500
9 Tony Cingrani 6 23 CIN 21 16 3 .667
10 Dan Straily 6 24 OAK 21 21 7 .462
11 Gerrit Cole 6 22 PIT 13 13 6 .500
12 Justin Wilson 6 25 PIT 49 0 1 .857
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2013 Rookie ERA leaders – min. 60 IP

Rk Player ERA IP Age Tm G GS
1 Justin Wilson 1.94 65.0 25 PIT 49 0
2 Jose Fernandez 2.30 152.2 20 MIA 25 25
3 Trevor Rosenthal 2.49 61.1 23 STL 59 0
4 Tony Cingrani 2.76 97.2 23 CIN 21 16
5 Shelby Miller 2.90 139.2 22 STL 25 25
6 Chris Archer 2.93 95.1 24 TBR 16 16
7 Julio Teheran 3.08 155.0 22 ATL 25 25
8 Hyun-jin Ryu 3.08 160.2 26 LAD 25 25
9 A.J. Ramos 3.36 67.0 26 MIA 54 0
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2013 Rookie WHIP leaders – min. 60 IP

Rk Player WHIP IP Age Tm G GS
1 Justin Wilson 1.000 65.0 25 PIT 49 0
2 Jose Fernandez 1.002 152.2 20 MIA 25 25
3 Tony Cingrani 1.065 97.2 23 CIN 21 16
4 Chris Archer 1.091 95.1 24 TBR 16 16
5 Shelby Miller 1.146 139.2 22 STL 25 25
6 Gerrit Cole 1.179 78.0 22 PIT 13 13
7 Trevor Rosenthal 1.190 61.1 23 STL 59 0
8 Julio Teheran 1.200 155.0 22 ATL 25 25
9 Hyun-jin Ryu 1.214 160.2 26 LAD 25 25
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2013 Rookie strikeout leaders

Rk Player SO Age Tm IP
1 Jose Fernandez 165 20 MIA 152.2
2 Shelby Miller 151 22 STL 139.2
3 Julio Teheran 140 22 ATL 155.0
4 Hyun-jin Ryu 133 26 LAD 160.2
5 Tony Cingrani 112 23 CIN 97.2
6 Wily Peralta 100 24 MIL 153.2
7 Dan Straily 94 24 OAK 116.1
8 Trevor Rosenthal 86 23 STL 61.1
9 Tom Koehler 77 27 MIA 109.1
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2013 Rookie SO/BB Ratio min. 60 IP

Rk Player SO/BB IP Age Tm BB SO
1 Trevor Rosenthal 5.06 61.1 23 STL 17 86
2 Shelby Miller 3.68 139.2 22 STL 41 151
3 Julio Teheran 3.59 155.0 22 ATL 39 140
4 Gerrit Cole 3.35 78.0 22 PIT 17 57
5 Jose Fernandez 3.24 152.2 20 MIA 51 165
6 Nick Tepesch 3.04 85.1 24 TEX 23 70
7 Hyun-jin Ryu 2.96 160.2 26 LAD 45 133
8 Tony Cingrani 2.87 97.2 23 CIN 39 112
9 T.J. McFarland 2.38 62.0 24 BAL 21 50
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The only rookies with saves this season

Rk Player SV Age Tm G IP
1 Jim Henderson 21 30 MIL 49 48.1
2 Danny Farquhar 9 26 SEA 33 43.1
3 Cody Allen 2 24 CLE 59 57.1
4 Chia-Jen Lo 2 27 HOU 10 10.1
5 Josh Fields 2 27 HOU 31 27.1
6 Paco Rodriguez 2 22 LAD 62 47.0
7 Kyuji Fujikawa 2 32 CHC 12 12.0
8 Gonzalez Germen 1 25 NYM 17 21.1
9 Adam Warren 1 25 NYY 25 61.0
10 Nick Vincent 1 26 SDP 32 33.1
11 Jeurys Familia 1 23 NYM 8 10.1
12 Kevin Chapman 1 25 HOU 10 6.1
13 Brad Boxberger 1 25 SDP 9 14.0
14 Scott Barnes 1 25 CLE 6 8.2
15 Dane De La Rosa 1 30 LAA 59 59.0
16 Yoervis Medina 1 24 SEA 50 53.0
17 Ryan Reid 1 28 PIT 7 11.0
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