1954 Season
1953 / 1955
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1954 National League TSN Pitcher of the Year

Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Johnny Antonelli
NY1
SP
24.2
7.5
27.9
19.0
by Pitching Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Robin Roberts
PHI
SP
27.8
9.0
30.5
18.9
2 Johnny Antonelli
NY1
SP
24.2
7.5
27.9
19.0
3 Bob Rush
CHN
SP
28.5
5.2
15.2
7.0
4 Warren Spahn
ML1
SP
33.2
5.1
22.0
12.2
5 Lew Burdette
ML1
SP
27.6
4.8
18.5
10.2
6 Curt Simmons
PHI
SP
25.1
4.6
20.2
11.5
7 Sal Maglie
NY1
SP
37.2
4.5
18.0
10.4
8 Gene Conley*
ML1
SP
23.6
4.3
14.9
8.2
9 Ruben Gomez
NY1
SP
27.0
4.2
19.2
11.6
10 Marv Grissom
NY1
RP
36.3
4.2
17.0
12.0
11 Harvey Haddix
SLN
SP
28.8
4.1
16.5
7.5
12 Dave Jolly*
ML1
RP
29.7
3.8
13.0
8.3
13 Hoyt Wilhelm
NY1
RP
31.9
3.4
15.1
10.3
14 Art Fowler*
CIN
SP
32.0
3.4
14.1
6.1
15 Paul Minner
CHN
SP
30.9
3.3
12.4
4.9
16 Frank Smith
CIN
RP
26.2
3.0
12.2
8.7
17 Carl Erskine
BRO
SP
27.6
2.8
16.3
7.3
18 Murry Dickson
PHI
SP
37.9
2.8
12.3
4.4
19 Joe Nuxhall
CIN
SP
25.9
2.8
11.6
5.5
20 Don Liddle
NY1
SP
29.1
2.6
10.8
6.4
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

1954 American League TSN Pitcher of the Year

Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Bob Lemon
CLE
SP
33.8
4.1
23.5
14.5
by Pitching Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Steve Gromek
DET
SP
34.5
5.7
22.6
13.9
2 Early Wynn
CLE
SP
34.5
5.2
25.3
15.9
3 Mike Garcia
CLE
SP
30.6
4.8
25.4
16.4
4 Frank Sullivan*
BOS
SP
24.4
4.8
15.7
8.5
5 Virgil Trucks
CHA
SP
37.2
4.8
21.8
12.6
6 Ned Garver
DET
SP
28.5
4.4
20.1
11.6
7 Bob Lemon
CLE
SP
33.8
4.1
23.5
14.5
8 Johnny Schmitz
WS1
SP
33.6
4.1
14.0
7.6
9 Whitey Ford
NYA
SP
25.7
3.6
15.5
8.2
10 Bob Turley
BAL
SP
23.8
3.6
15.9
7.4
11 Don Mossi*
CLE
RP
25.5
3.3
13.0
9.5
12 Arnie Portocarrero*
PHA
SP
23.0
3.3
14.1
5.6
13 Jack Harshman*
CHA
SP
27.0
3.0
13.9
7.7
14 Ray Narleski*
CLE
RP
25.6
2.8
12.0
8.6
15 Bob Porterfield
WS1
SP
30.9
2.7
14.5
6.1
16 Sandy Consuegra
CHA
SP
33.8
2.5
14.7
9.2
17 Duane Pillette
BAL
SP
31.9
2.4
11.8
5.6
18 Joe Coleman
BAL
SP
31.9
2.3
13.0
5.3
19 Dean Stone*
WS1
SP
23.8
2.3
11.4
5.2
20 Morrie Martin
MULT
SW
31.8
2.1
9.7
5.2
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry.

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James