I went the lazy route via Baseball Reference and looked up
by G.K.Chesterton (2022-01-15 01:02:25)
Edited on 2022-01-15 01:04:19

In reply to: John Lester retired this week ... Hall of Fame or no?  posted by JC


his "similar player" stats. Only one out of the top ten is in the Hall of Fame. Amazing that Halladay got in with only five playoff starts.

Similar Pitchers
Dwight Gooden (945.6)
David Cone (913.7)
Tim Hudson (911.3)
Justin Verlander (908.7)
Roy Halladay (900.7) *
Jimmy Key (900.0)
Zack Greinke (895.6)
Cole Hamels (894.8)
Kevin Brown (894.3)
John Lackey (894.2)
* - Signifies Hall of Famer


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