Best of the Mariners poll, part one: Starting pitchers

Best of the Mariners poll, part one: Starting pitchers

Cast your vote for the best season ever by a Seattle Mariners pitcher

Welcome to the Herald’s “Best of the Mariners” poll series.

The Herald is asking its readers to select the best season at each position in Seattle Mariners history.

There will be a new position poll each day through March 22.

Today, readers can vote on the best season by a starting pitcher. Here are the candidates:


Stats: 18-2, 2.48 ERA, 214.1 IP, 159 H, 65 BB, 294 SO, 1.045 WHIP


Stats: 20-4, 2.28 ERA, 213.0 IP, 147 H, 77 BB, 291 SO, 1.052 WHIP


Stats: 13-12, 2.27 ERA, 249.2 IP, 194 H, 70 BB, 232 SO, 1.057 WHIP


Stats: 15-6, 2.14 ERA, 236.0 IP, 170 H, 46 BB, 248 SO, 0.915 WHIP

Others worthy of consideration: Mark Langston, 1987; Erik Hanson, 1990; Randy Johnson, 1993, Hisashi Iwakuma, 2013.

If you vote for “other,” please specify who in the comments section.

Tuesday’s poll: Relief pitchers.

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