Factor12 Leaders: Week 21

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

(1) Felix Hernandez regains his throne after tossing his fourth 1-0 shutout of the season against the Minnesota Twins. “The King” leads MLB with a 31.540 F12 Rating.

(2) Justin Verlander drops out of the number one position for the first time since Week 12. The 2011 AL Cy Young winner trails the F12 top spot by 0.384 points.

(3) Clayton Kershaw continues to dazzle at Chavez Ravine. The 2011 NL Cy Young Award winner currently leads the Senior Circuit with 192.67 IP and 192 strikeouts.

(4) R.A. Dickey remains steady in the fourth position. The knuckleball specialist currently holds a 16-4 record, 2.76 ERA, and 1.02 WHIP.

(5) Aroldis Chapman rounds out the Top 5 list with a 30.395 F12 Rating. The southpaw has struck out a mind-boggling 113 batters in 64 IP.

By qualcomm98
Friday, 31 Aug 2012


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