View Poll Results: 14th Greatest 19th Century Pitcher

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  • Clark Griffith

    4 50.00%
  • Larry Corcoran

    0 0%
  • Sadie McMahon

    0 0%
  • Monte Ward

    1 12.50%
  • Jim Whitney

    0 0%
  • Tommy Bond

    1 12.50%
  • Will White

    1 12.50%
  • Bobby Mathews

    1 12.50%
  • other, please explain

    0 0%
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Thread: 14th Greatest 19th Century Pitcher

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    14th Greatest 19th Century Pitcher

    Congratulations to Silver King, for winning our 13th Greatest 19th Century Pitcher Poll! He won 6 of our 9 votes (66%), coming in ahead of Clark Griffith, who received 3 votes (33%).

    This round for 14thd Greatest 19th Century Pitcher is now open! Let the Games Begin!

    1. Cy Young
    2. Kid Nichols
    3. John Clarkson
    4. Tim Keefe
    5. Amos Rusie
    6. Charlie Radbourne
    7. Bob Caruthers
    8. Jim Galvin
    9. Al Spalding
    10. Tony Mullane
    11. Mickey Welch
    12. Jim McCormick
    13. Silver King
    14.

    As per our usual, please consider everything. Counting totals, peak, longevity, awards, intangibles, team strength, special skills, etc. Thanks, guys.

    We are now ONLY voting for the 14th Greatest 19th Century pitcher.

    Pitchers Form Chart:

    John "Monte" Ward, Sadie McMahon, Jim Whitney, Larry Corcoran, Clark Griffith, Charlie Ferguson, Bobby Mathews, Tommy Bond, Jim Creighton, Gus Weyhing, Jack Stivetts, Will White, Ted Breitenstein, Adonis Terry, Will White, Charlie Buffinton, Bill Hutchison, Guy Hecker, Terry Larkin, George Bradley, Fred Goldsmith, Ed Morris, Dave Foutz, Toad Ramsey, Jim Devlin, Matt Kilroy, Ben Sanders, Elton Chamberlain, Candy Cummings.

    Form Chart:---I've high-lighted in red those already elected. Each name is a hyper-link.

    -----------------ERA+---Innings
    Silver King---------123-----3,190
    Larry Corcoran-----123-----2,392
    Clark Griffith-------121-----3,385
    Will White---------120-----3,542
    Monte Ward-------119-----2,461
    Jim McCormick-----118-----4,275
    Sadie McMahon----118-----2,634
    Tommy Bond-------115-----2,779
    Bobby Mathews----107-----2,221
    Jim Whitney--------104-----3,496
    Last edited by Bill Burgess; 11-20-2012 at 12:32 PM.

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    I'll stick with Clark Griffith

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    Will White
    "I go all out, and I'm going to bring that to the table everyday. In good times and in bad times." - Eric Byrnes
    "As long as I have fun playing, the stats will take care of themselves." - Ken Griffey Jr.
    "I saw Nolan Ryan throw 212 pitches in 11 innings one day. It messed him up so bad, he had to retire 16 years later at 46." - Reggie Jackson
    "The value of a stat is directly proportional to how good it makes Steve Garvey look." - Nerdlinger

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    I think it could be said that peak value is more important for 19th c. pitchers than any position ever.
    "I go all out, and I'm going to bring that to the table everyday. In good times and in bad times." - Eric Byrnes
    "As long as I have fun playing, the stats will take care of themselves." - Ken Griffey Jr.
    "I saw Nolan Ryan throw 212 pitches in 11 innings one day. It messed him up so bad, he had to retire 16 years later at 46." - Reggie Jackson
    "The value of a stat is directly proportional to how good it makes Steve Garvey look." - Nerdlinger

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