Whitey Ford and Sandy Koufax Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Whitey Ford or Sandy Koufax? 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 Whitey Ford vs. Sandy Koufax 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.

Whitey Ford Sandy Koufax
Bats Left Right
Throws Left Left
Position Starting Pitcher Starting Pitcher
Generation The Greatest Generation The Silent Generation
Hall of Fame Yes Yes

Pitching Stats for Whitey Ford and Sandy Koufax

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16
1.162
Career
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12
1.148
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498
36.180
Career
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397
37.969
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438
31.821
Career
162 Game Avg.
314
30.031
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236
17.145
Career
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165
15.781
Career
162 Game Avg.
106
7.701
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87
8.321
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0.690
0.690
Career
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0.655
0.655
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156
11.333
Career
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137
13.103
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45
3.269
Career
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40
3.826
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10
0.727
Career
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9
0.861
Career
162 Game Avg.
967
70.252
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713
68.191
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2.745
2.745
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.761
2.761
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.027
3.027
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2.499
2.499
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.755
3.755
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3.157
3.157
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.232
0.232
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0.202
0.202
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9511
690.970
Career
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6973
666.897
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3170.330
230.323
Career
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2324.330
222.299
Career
162 Game Avg.
2766
200.949
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1754
167.753
Career
162 Game Avg.
7.852
7.852
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6.792
6.792
Career
162 Game Avg.
228
16.564
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204
19.511
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0.647
0.647
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.790
0.790
Career
162 Game Avg.
1086
78.897
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817
78.138
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44
3.197
Career
162 Game Avg.
48
4.591
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3.083
3.083
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.163
3.163
Career
162 Game Avg.
1956
142.103
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2396
229.153
Career
162 Game Avg.
5.553
5.553
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9.278
9.278
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.928
3.928
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6.035
6.035
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.960
0.960
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1.382
1.382
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75
5.449
Career
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87
8.321
Career
162 Game Avg.
28
2.034
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18
1.722
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5
0.363
Career
162 Game Avg.
7
0.670
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13036
947.060
Career
162 Game Avg.
9497
908.292
Career
162 Game Avg.
35
2.543
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44
4.208
Career
162 Game Avg.
1107
80.423
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806
77.086
Career
162 Game Avg.
3.143
3.143
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3.121
3.121
Whitey Ford
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0
0
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Whitey Ford
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Whitey Ford
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Career
162 Game Avg.
1.215
1.215
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1.106
1.106

Fielding Stats for Whitey Ford and Sandy Koufax

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16
5.205
Career
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12
4.897
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498
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
397
162
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396
128.819
Career
162 Game Avg.
314
128.131
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8554
2782.630
Career
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6973
2845.410
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2851.330
927.542
Career
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2324.330
948.469
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173
56.277
Career
162 Game Avg.
64
26.116
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630
204.940
Career
162 Game Avg.
228
93.038
Career
162 Game Avg.
33
10.735
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14
5.713
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836
271.952
Career
162 Game Avg.
306
124.867
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803
261.217
Career
162 Game Avg.
292
119.154
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0.961
0.961
Career
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0.954
0.954
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1.612
1.612
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.736
0.736
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49
15.940
Career
162 Game Avg.
13
5.305
Whitey Ford
Career
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0
0
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Whitey Ford
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Whitey Ford
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Whitey Ford
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0

Hitting Stats for Whitey Ford and Sandy Koufax

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16
1
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162 Game Avg.
12
1
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500
162
Career
162 Game Avg.
397
162
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1208
391.392
Career
162 Game Avg.
858
350.116
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1023
331.452
Career
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776
316.655
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0.173
0.173
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.097
0.097
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0.519
0.519
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.313
0.313
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177
57.348
Career
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75
30.605
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155
50.220
Career
162 Game Avg.
64
26.116
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19
6.156
Career
162 Game Avg.
9
3.673
Whitey Ford
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0
0
Sandy Koufax
Career
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0
0
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3
0.972
Career
162 Game Avg.
2
0.816
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22
7.128
Career
162 Game Avg.
11
4.489
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.003
0.003
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.003
0.003
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.017
0.017
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0.027
0.027
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56.216
18.214
Career
162 Game Avg.
13.345
5.445
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205
66.420
Career
162 Game Avg.
90
36.725
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293
94.932
Career
162 Game Avg.
119
48.559
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0.243
0.243
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.139
0.139
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0.200
0.200
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.116
0.116
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0.443
0.443
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.255
0.255
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0.027
0.027
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.019
0.019
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0.159
0.159
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.091
0.091
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0.378
0.378
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.188
0.188
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0.218
0.218
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.187
0.187
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91
29.484
Career
162 Game Avg.
26
10.610
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69
22.356
Career
162 Game Avg.
28
11.426
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157
50.868
Career
162 Game Avg.
52
21.219
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59.788
19.371
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
-16.491
-6.729
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3
0.972
Career
162 Game Avg.
1
0.408
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113
36.612
Career
162 Game Avg.
43
17.547
Whitey Ford
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
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224
72.576
Career
162 Game Avg.
386
157.511
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5.393
5.393
Career
162 Game Avg.
2.223
2.223
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0.504
0.504
Career
162 Game Avg.
0.111
0.111
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65
21.060
Career
162 Game Avg.
35
14.282
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4
1.296
Career
162 Game Avg.
3
1.224
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162 Game Avg.verified
3
0.972
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0
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2
0.648
Career
162 Game Avg.
1
0.408
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5
1.620
Career
162 Game Avg.
1
0.408
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0.600
0.600
Sandy Koufax
Career
162 Game Avg.
0
0