Phil Niekro vs Tom Seaver Stats

Niekro (318-274 career win-loss record) sits with a FIP of 3.62 while he has faced 22,677 batters during his time in the major leagues. His ERA is 3.35 (2,012 ER’s allowed) and he has a career WHIP of 1.268. He has allowed 5,044 base hits (8.4 hits per 9 innings) with 1,809 free passes. Niekro has thrown 5,404 frames and has accumulated 3,342 K’s during his MLB career.

Seaver (311-205 win-loss record in his career) is the owner of a 2.86 ERA and has conceded 7.5 hits per 9 innings. He has a strikeout to walk ratio of 2.62 and he has faced 19,369 hitters so far in his pro baseball career. During his pro baseball career, Seaver has given up 3,971 hits while he has totaled 3,640 K’s in 4,783 innings. He has allowed 1,521 earned runs while earning a WHIP of 1.121 and having a FIP of 3.0.

Phil Niekro vs Tom Seaver Stats

Phil Niekro Stat Tom Seaver
318 Wins 311
274 Losses 205
0.537 W-L% 0.603
3.35 Earned Run Average (ERA) 2.86
864 Games Played 656
716 Games Started 647
1.268 WHIP 1.121
1.85 Strikeout to Walk Ratio (SO/W) 2.62
8.4 Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings 7.5
29 Saves 1
5,404 Innings Pitched 4,783
5,044 Hits Allowed 3,971
2,337 Runs Allowed 1,674
2,012 Earned Runs Allowed 1,521
482 Home Runs Allowed 380
1,809 Walks 1,390
86 Intentional Walks 116
3,342 Strikeouts 3,640
22,677 Batters Faced 19,369
5.6 Strikeouts Per 9 Innings 6.8
3.62 Fielding Independent Pitching (FIP) 3.04

Phil Niekro has allowed 163 base hits in 138.2 innings pitched this season. His ERA is sitting at 6.30 and he has punched out 64 opposing batters. He has given up 97 ER’s this season with a strikeout to walk ratio of 1.0. He is conceding 10.6 hits per nine innings and his WHIP is currently at 1.651. Niekro is the owner of a FIP of 5.52 and an ERA+ of 72.

Tom Seaver has given up 180 hits in 176.1 innings he has pitched this year. His ERA is at 4.03 and he has fanned 103 opposing batters. He has allowed 79 ER’s this season with a K/BB ratio of 1.8. He is giving up 9.2 hits per nine innings and his WHIP is 1.338. Seaver has a FIP of 3.93 and he has earned an ERA+ of 106.

Phil Niekro (1987) Stat Tom Seaver (1986)
7 Wins 7
13 Losses 13
0.350 W-L% 0.350
6.30 Earned Run Average (ERA) 4.03
26 Games Played 28
26 Games Started 28
1.651 WHIP 1.338
0.97 Strikeout to Walk Ratio (SO/W) 1.84
10.6 Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings 9.2
0 Saves 0
138.2 Innings Pitched 176.1
163 Hits Allowed 180
99 Runs Allowed 83
97 Earned Runs Allowed 79
22 Home Runs Allowed 17
66 Walks 56
1 Intentional Walks 2
64 Strikeouts 103
637 Batters Faced 759
4.2 Strikeouts Per 9 Innings 5.3
5.52 Fielding Independent Pitching (FIP) 3.93