Tim Hudson
Hudson
 
 
Born: July 14, 1975 in Columbus, GA
39 years old
Bats: R Throws: R Ht: 6'1" Wt: 175
(legend)
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Notes:
- Drafted by the Oakland Athletics in 1997 - (Round 6)
- High School: Glenwood (Phenix City, AL)
- College/Univ: Auburn University (1996-1997)
- Hall of Fame Chance: 0% (using Bill James' "Favorite Toy")

Comparison

Comparison
Starting Pitchers
 
All Positions
 
#
Player
 
1 Roger Clemens
1984 - 2007
SP
140.3
PEDi
 
0.9
0.5
139.3
0.5
2 Greg Maddux
1986 - 2008
SP
106.8
Pl
 
2.1
0.1
104.6
0.0
3 Randy Johnson
1988 - 2009
SP
102.1
 
-2.2
0.3
104.3
0.3
4 Pedro Martinez
1992 - 2009
SP
84.0
 
-2.0
0.2
86.0
0.3
5 Mike Mussina
1991 - 2008
SP
83.0
 
0.3
0.5
82.7
0.5
6 Tom Glavine
1987 - 2008
SP
81.5
Pl
 
7.4
0.1
74.0
0.1
7 Curt Schilling
1988 - 2007
SP
79.9
 
-0.8
0.2
80.7
0.2
8 John Smoltz
1988 - 2009
SP
69.5
 
3.0
0.1
66.5
0.1
9 Kevin Brown
1986 - 2005
SP
68.3
PEDm
 
-0.1
0.1
68.5
0.2
10 Roy Halladay
1998 - 2013
SP
64.7
 
-0.9
0.3
65.6
0.3
11 Andy Pettitte
1995 - 2013
SP
60.8
PEDa
 
-0.1
0.4
60.9
0.4
12 Tim Hudson
1999 - 2014
SP
59.3
 
1.4
0.2
57.9
0.1
13 Mark Buehrle
2000 - 2014
SP
57.2
 
-0.8
0.5
58.0
0.4
14 C.C. Sabathia
2001 - 2014
SP
54.8
 
0.9
0.4
54.0
0.4
15 David Wells
1987 - 2007
SP
53.6
 
0.2
0.5
53.5
0.5
16 Kenny Rogers
1989 - 2008
SP
51.4
 
0.4
0.6
51.1
0.7
17 Johan Santana
2000 - 2012
SP
51.4
 
0.8
0.2
50.7
0.2
18 Jamie Moyer
1986 - 2012
SP
50.4
 
0.2
0.5
50.1
0.4
19 Roy Oswalt
2001 - 2013
SP
50.2
 
0.3
0.0
49.9
0.0
20 Javier Vazquez
1998 - 2011
SP
46.0
 
2.7
0.2
43.3
0.2
21 Brad Radke
1995 - 2006
SP
45.5
 
-0.1
0.4
45.6
0.4
22 Bartolo Colon
1997 - 2014
SP
44.8
PEDs
 
-0.8
0.3
45.6
0.4
23 Carlos Zambrano
2001 - 2012
SP
44.6
 
6.3
0.1
38.3
0.1
24 Cliff Lee
2002 - 2014
SP
44.1
 
0.9
0.2
43.2
0.2
25 Felix Hernandez
2005 - 2014
SP
44.1
 
0.3
0.3
43.8
0.3
26 Justin Verlander
2005 - 2014
SP
40.7
 
-0.4
0.3
41.1
0.3
27 Zack Greinke
2004 - 2014
SP
40.4
 
2.2
0.2
38.3
0.2
28 Al Leiter
1987 - 2005
SP
40.2
 
-2.3
0.0
42.6
0.1
29 Cole Hamels
2006 - 2014
SP
38.8
 
1.2
0.0
37.6
0.1
30 Clayton Kershaw
2008 - 2014
SP
38.2
 
1.2
0.0
37.1
0.0
31 Jake Peavy
2002 - 2014
SP
37.2
 
2.0
0.1
35.1
0.1
32 Josh Beckett
2001 - 2014
SP
36.4
 
0.6
0.1
35.8
0.1
33 Freddy Garcia
1999 - 2013
SP
35.7
 
-0.0
0.3
35.7
0.3
34 Jered Weaver
2006 - 2014
SP
35.3
 
0.1
0.2
35.2
0.2
35 Adam Wainwright
2005 - 2014
SP
34.7
 
3.5
0.0
31.2
0.0
36 Tim Wakefield
1992 - 2011
SP
34.6
 
0.1
0.6
34.5
0.5
37 Chris Carpenter
1997 - 2012
SP
34.5
 
-1.0
0.2
35.4
0.2
38 Derek Lowe
1997 - 2013
SP
34.5
 
1.5
0.4
33.0
0.4
39 Barry Zito
2000 - 2013
SP
33.0
 
-0.9
0.3
33.9
0.3
40 Dan Haren
2003 - 2014
SP
32.8
 
2.3
0.1
30.5
0.1
41 Matt Cain
2005 - 2014
SP
32.6
 
0.3
0.1
32.3
0.1
42 Brandon Webb
2003 - 2009
SP
31.4
 
-1.9
0.0
33.3
0.0
43 Livan Hernandez
1996 - 2012
SP
31.1
 
5.9
0.1
25.2
0.1
44 Woody Williams
1993 - 2007
SP
30.9
 
3.2
0.1
27.7
0.2
45 Jon Lester
2006 - 2014
SP
30.5
 
-0.4
0.2
31.0
0.2
46 Jason Schmidt
1995 - 2009
SP
29.6
 
-2.1
-0.0
31.7
0.0
47 Kevin Millwood
1997 - 2012
SP
29.4
 
-0.8
0.2
30.2
0.2
48 John Lackey
2002 - 2014
SP
29.1
 
-0.1
0.3
29.2
0.3
49 Mike Hampton
1993 - 2010
SP
29.0
 
8.3
0.0
20.8
0.1
50 Jarrod Washburn
1998 - 2009
SP
28.5
 
0.6
0.3
27.9
0.3
51 Kerry Wood
1998 - 2012
SP
27.7
 
1.0
0.1
26.7
0.1
52 A.J. Burnett
1999 - 2014
SP
27.5
 
-0.5
0.2
27.9
0.2
53 Ted Lilly
1999 - 2013
SP
27.0
 
-2.0
0.2
29.0
0.2
54 Bronson Arroyo
2000 - 2014
SP
26.5
 
-0.7
0.1
27.3
0.1
55 Pedro Astacio
1992 - 2006
SP
25.9
 
-2.5
0.0
28.4
0.0
56 Steve Trachsel
1993 - 2008
SP
25.4
 
0.6
0.1
24.8
0.1
57 Scott Erickson
1990 - 2006
SP
25.1
 
0.2
0.3
24.9
0.3
58 Wilson Alvarez
1989 - 2005
SP
25.0
PEDi
 
-0.0
0.2
25.0
0.2
59 Kelvim Escobar
1997 - 2009
SP
25.0
 
0.0
0.4
25.0
0.4
60 James Shields
2006 - 2014
SP
24.7
 
0.6
0.2
24.2
0.2
61 Jon Lieber
1994 - 2008
SP
24.3
 
-1.1
-0.0
25.4
0.0
62 Ismael Valdez
1994 - 2005
SP
24.3
PEDi
 
-0.3
0.0
24.6
0.1
63 Jeff Fassero
1991 - 2006
SP
24.1
 
-1.1
0.2
25.2
0.2
64 Randy Wolf
1999 - 2014
SP
23.9
 
3.6
0.0
20.2
0.0
65 Josh Johnson
2005 - 2013
SP
23.8
 
-0.1
0.1
23.8
0.1
66 Tim Lincecum
2007 - 2014
SP
23.7
 
-0.2
0.0
23.9
0.0
67 Ben Sheets
2001 - 2012
SP
23.4
 
-2.8
0.0
26.1
0.0
68 Orlando Hernandez
1998 - 2007
SP
23.3
 
0.2
0.1
23.2
0.1
69 Esteban Loaiza
1995 - 2008
SP
23.0
 
-0.0
0.2
23.1
0.2
70 Anibal Sanchez
2006 - 2014
SP
22.6
 
-1.0
0.1
23.6
0.1
71 Jon Garland
2000 - 2013
SP
22.5
 
0.3
0.3
22.2
0.3
72 Max Scherzer
2008 - 2014
SP
21.9
 
0.1
0.1
21.8
0.1
73 John Danks
2007 - 2014
SP
21.6
 
-0.1
0.2
21.7
0.2
74 Kyle Lohse
2001 - 2014
SP
21.3
 
-0.4
0.2
21.7
0.2
75 David Price
2008 - 2014
SP
21.2
 
-0.1
0.2
21.3
0.2
76 Hideo Nomo
1995 - 2008
SP
21.1
 
-0.7
0.1
21.8
0.1
77 Scott Kazmir
2004 - 2014
SP
21.0
 
-0.1
0.2
21.1
0.2
78 Rick Helling
1994 - 2006
SP
20.6
 
-0.6
0.2
21.2
0.2
79 Aaron Sele
1993 - 2007
SP
20.6
 
0.4
0.3
20.2
0.3
80 Matt Morris
1997 - 2008
SP
20.5
 
2.2
0.0
18.3
0.0
81 Dontrelle Willis
2003 - 2011
SP
20.3
 
4.9
0.0
15.4
0.0
82 Chan Ho Park
1994 - 2010
SP
20.3
 
2.1
0.1
18.2
0.1
83 Mark Mulder
2000 - 2008
SP
20.0
 
0.5
0.2
19.6
0.2
84 Ubaldo Jimenez
2006 - 2014
SP
20.0
 
-0.5
0.1
20.5
0.1
85 Hiroki Kuroda
2008 - 2014
SP
19.8
 
-0.6
0.1
20.4
0.1
86 Brad Penny
2000 - 2012
SP
19.6
 
0.1
0.1
19.5
0.1
87 Ryan Dempster
1998 - 2013
SP
19.2
 
-3.4
0.1
22.6
0.1
88 Jeremy Guthrie
2004 - 2014
SP
19.1
 
-0.2
0.2
19.3
0.2
89 Aaron Harang
2002 - 2014
SP
18.8
 
-3.7
0.1
22.5
0.1
90 Doug Davis
1999 - 2011
SP
18.5
 
-3.0
0.1
21.5
0.1
91 Yovani Gallardo
2007 - 2014
SP
18.3
 
3.1
0.0
15.2
0.0
92 R.A. Dickey
2001 - 2014
SP
18.2
 
0.7
0.2
17.4
0.2
93 Johnny Cueto
2008 - 2014
SP
18.0
 
-1.6
0.0
19.5
0.0
94 Rich Harden
2003 - 2011
SP
17.6
 
-0.1
0.1
17.7
0.1
95 Erik Bedard
2002 - 2014
SP
17.6
 
0.1
0.2
17.4
0.2
96 Jeff Suppan
1995 - 2012
SP
17.4
 
1.6
0.2
15.8
0.2
97 Chris Young
2004 - 2014
SP
17.2
 
0.5
0.1
16.6
0.1
98 Chad Billingsley
2006 - 2013
SP
17.1
 
0.2
0.1
16.9
0.0
99 Gil Meche
1999 - 2010
SP
17.1
 
0.0
0.3
17.1
0.3
100 Ervin Santana
2005 - 2014
SP
16.9
 
-0.1
0.2
17.0
0.2
 
  Tim Hudson
1999 - 2014
SP
59.3
 
1.4
0.2
57.9
0.1
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