92K: The Worst ERA’s by HOF Pitchers

by Bill Chuck on January 9, 2013

Now that Jack Morris has once again not been voted into the Hall of Fame, his lifetime 3.90 ERA will not be the worst.

Nine to Know: The Worst ERA’s in the HOF

Player ERA From To W L W-L% SV
Red Ruffing 3.80 1924 1947 273 225 .548 16
Ted Lyons 3.67 1923 1946 260 230 .531 23
Jesse Haines 3.64 1918 1937 210 158 .571 10
Herb Pennock 3.60 1912 1934 241 162 .598 33
Waite Hoyt 3.59 1918 1938 237 182 .566 52
Early Wynn 3.54 1939 1963 300 244 .551 15
Burleigh Grimes 3.53 1916 1934 270 212 .560 18
Dennis Eckersley 3.50 1975 1998 197 171 .535 390
Robin Roberts 3.41 1948 1966 286 245 .539 25
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Generated 1/9/2013.
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