About Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Bob Gibson's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game was 5.903 for his 17-year Major League Baseball career. 1970 was his best season when his Strikeouts Thrown Per Game was 8.059 and his worst season was 1960 when his Strikeouts Thrown Per Game was 2.556. Bob Gibson outperformed similar player cohorts when comparing career totals, besting USA (1.82376), The Silent Generation (1.87524), Y (3.61121), mlb (1.83473), and SP (2.48711) player career averages. See the charts and graphs below that visualize this information in more detail.

Strikeouts per game is a metric that shows, on average, how many strikeouts a pitcher or team's pitchers throw per game. It's caluclated by dividing strikeouts by games played for a given period. Generally, for Strikeouts Thrown Per Game, higher is better. (Source)

Bob Gibson's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Per Season Line Chart

This line chart shows Bob Gibson's yearly Strikeouts Thrown Per Game for each season of his Major League Baseball career. Also included, for comparison, are yearly player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, SP, and players from their country of birth. For these groups, averages are calculated for each group's performance for the defined year.
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Bob Gibson Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Change by Season

This waterfall chart attempts to show how Bob Gibson's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game changed season over season. This data is cumulative for each season, each column represents the career Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Bob Gibson had at that season in his career.
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Bob Gibson's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Per Season Box Chart

This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Bob Gibson and related player groups by summarizing Strikeouts Thrown Per Game for each season played by Bob Gibson. The box represents the middle 50% of the data for each player with the line in the box being the median value. The whiskers represent the ranges for the top and bottom 25% of the data. Review the spread and medians to draw your conclusions!
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Bob Gibson's Season Strikeouts Thrown Per Game Stats Table

This table shows Bob Gibson's Strikeouts Thrown Per Game stats per season for his full MLB career with the aggregations’ sum, average, minimum, maximum, and median. Also included, for comparison, are season player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, SP, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each group for each year of Bob Gibson's career.

Note: "—" indicate there were no players for comparison for a specific year. Most commonly this happens for the hall of fame group where there may not have been a hall of famer playing that year.
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