Best triple crown pitchers

Discussion in 'Baseball' started by Babe_Ruth, Jan 25, 2010.

  1. Babe_Ruth

    Babe_Ruth Sultan of Swat Staff Member V.I.P.

    Triple Crowns are really rare for pitchers, but there's been quite a few impressive ones.

    Which ones do you believe are impressive?

    Here's a few that I think are incredible.

    1913 Walter Johnson 36-7; 1.14 ERA (259 ERA+); 243 K's 346 IP's; RAA 92

    1966 Sandy Koufax 27-9; 1.73 (190 ERA+); 317 K's 323 IP; RAA 63; VORP 99.7

    1968 Bob Gibson 22-9; 1.12 (258 ERA+); 268 K's 304.2 IP's (got terrible run support); RAA 74; VORP 85.4

    2000 Pedro Martinez 18-6; 1.74 ERA (291 ERA+); 313 K's 217 IP; RAA 76; VORP 116.7
     

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