Factor12 Leaders: Week 20

The Factor12 Rating (F12) is an analytic measurement utilizing league average performance to compare the value of all MLB pitchers on

(1) Justin Verlander remains in the number one position following his latest gem against the Toronto Blue Jays. The 2011 AL Cy Young winner leads MLB with a 31.579 F12 Rating.

(2) Felix Hernandez followed up his perfect game with another quality outing against the Cleveland Indians. “The King” trails the F12 top spot by 0.144 points.

(3) Clayton Kershaw continues to dazzle at Chavez Ravine. The 2011 NL Cy Young Award winner currently leads the Senior Circuit with 178.67 IP.

(4) R.A. Dickey remains steady in the fourth position. The knuckleball specialist currently holds a 15-4 record, 2.82 ERA, and 1.03 WHIP.

(5) Aroldis Chapman rounds out the Top 5 list with a 30.463 F12 Rating. The southpaw has struck out a remarkable 112 batters in 62 IP.

By qualcomm98
Friday, 24 Aug 2012


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