clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Top 100 Angels: Andy MESSERSMITH #39

New, 2 comments

Baseball's first free agent started life as an Angel

#39 ANDY MESSERSMITH, Pitcher (1968 - 72)

Post-2005 Top 100 Angels Rank: 61 - Read the Andy Messersmith Analysis

Franchise WIn Shares Rank: 32 (74.3 Win Shares as an Angel)

Highest Franchise Ranking: Ranks 1st in ERA (2.78 in 972+ IP), 2nd in WHIP (1.14), 3rd in H/9 (6.53) and 5th in ERA+ (118)

Highest Single Season Franchise Ranking: 4th place with a 1.076 WHIP in 1969, 5th place with a 2.52 ERA in 1969 and tied for 5th with 20 Wins in 1971