Don Drysdale and Bob Gibson Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Don Drysdale or Bob Gibson? It is a simple question that does not always have a simple answer. I assume that if you are here, you have questions about who is best in your match up or you need help changing someone's mind. I can't guarantee it will work, but good luck nonetheless.

If you are less interested in a Don Drysdale vs. Bob Gibson comparison and are more interested to see if one is tracking the other, then you are in luck! Click the “View Charts” link in the stat box to see how they compare over their careers. The data table and charts on these pages visualize how each player has progressed through their careers. They also summarizes both players' career performance.

Don Drysdale Bob Gibson
Bats Right Right
Throws Right Right
Position Starting Pitcher Starting Pitcher
Generation The Silent Generation The Silent Generation
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Pitching Stats for Don Drysdale and Bob Gibson

Seasons Pitched

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Don Drysdale and Bob Gibson

Seasons Fielding

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Pct

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hitting Stats for Don Drysdale and Bob Gibson

Seasons Hitting

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Don Drysdale
Career
162 Game Avg.
Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.