The Shutout Report

There were four more shutouts last night, bringing the total this year up to 318, the sixth highest total of all-time.

Top 10

Most shutouts 1916-2013

Rk Year # CG
1 1972 357 295
2 1968 339 279
3 2010 329 60
4 1976 325 261
5 2011 323 75
6 2013 318 55
7 1971 315 265
8 2012 310 69
9 1978 305 238
10 1969 300 242
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Play Index Tool Used
Generated 9/25/2013.

Seasons with fewest complete game shutouts

Rk Year #
1 2007 43
2 2008 54
3 2013 55
4 2010 60
5 2005 63
6 2006 63
7 2009 63
8 1999 64
Provided by Baseball-Reference.com: View Play Index Tool Used
Generated 9/25/2013.

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