Bob Gibson and Tom Seaver Comparison

Who is the better baseball player Bob Gibson or Tom Seaver? 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 Bob Gibson vs. Tom Seaver 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.

Bob Gibson Tom Seaver
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 Bob Gibson and Tom Seaver

Seasons Pitched

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Pitcher

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wins

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Loses

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Win Pct

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Complete Games

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Shutouts

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Saves

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Runs

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Earned Run Avg (ERA)

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Component ERA

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Defense Independent ERA

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Opposing Batting Average

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitched Outs

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Innings Pitched

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits Allowed Per 9 Innings

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Intentional Walks Allowed

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Allowed Per 9 Innings

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per 9 Innings

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Strikeouts Thrown Per Game

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Power Finesse Ratio

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitches

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Pitcher Hits Batsman

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Balks

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batters Faced

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Finished

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Allowed Per 9 Innings

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hits

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Flies

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays Enabled

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks & Hits per Inn. Pitched (WHIP)

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Stats for Bob Gibson and Tom Seaver

Seasons Fielding

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games Played as Fielder

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Starts as Fielder

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Played Outs

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Inning Played

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Putouts

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Assists

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Errors

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Chances

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Chances Accepted

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Fielding Pct

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Range Factor

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Double Plays

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Passed Balls

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Wild Pitch as Fielder

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Allowed

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Catcher Caught Stealing

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hitting Stats for Bob Gibson and Tom Seaver

Seasons Hitting

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Games as Hitter

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearances

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

At Bats

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Equivalent Average

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Hits

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Singles

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Doubles

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Triples

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Extra Base Hits

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per at Bat

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Home Runs Per Hit

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Base Runs

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Bases

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Times on Base

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Pct

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Slugging Pct

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

On Base Plus Slugging (OPS)

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Isolated Power

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Gross Production Average

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Total Average

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batting Average on Balls in Play

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Batted In (RBI)

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Produced

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Runs Created

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Hit By Pitch

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Walked

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Intentionally Walked

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Strikeouts

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Plate Appearance per Strikout

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Walks Per Strikeout

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Hit by Batter

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Sacrifice Fly by Batter

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Batter Grounds into Double Play (GIDP)

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Bases

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Caught Stealing

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Attempts

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.

Stolen Base Pct

Bob Gibson
Career
162 Game Avg.
Tom Seaver
Career
162 Game Avg.