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The Best Pitchers In Boston Red Sox History

Updated January 10, 2020 1.3k votes 64 voters52 items

List RulesVote up the top pitchers to take the mound for the Red Sox

The best pitchers in Boston Red Sox history are all part of a long legacy of stellar pitching that stretches back to the early days of the sport. Whether they were starters who became a key part of a winning pitching rotation or relievers who filled out the back end of the pitching staff, all of these players have been integral to the Red Sox becoming a successful franchise.

Former stars like Tim Wakefield and Jon Lester appear below, as well as Hall of Fame starting pitchers like Cy Young and Pedro Martinez. Of course, there is Roger Clemens, who began his lengthy career as part of the Boston roster.

So vote up the top pitchers in Red Sox history. Help choose the players who contributed the most to the franchise over the years and those who helped the team win games when it mattered.

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  • 26

    Red Sox Career: 1909-1915

    Red Sox WAR: 24.7

  • 27

    Red Sox Career: 1934-1937

    Red Sox WAR: 18.1

  • 28

    Red Sox Career: 1953-1960

    Red Sox WAR: 23.2

  • 29

    Red Sox Career: 1982-1989

    Red Sox WAR: 12.5

  • 30

    Red Sox Career: 1923-1926

    Red Sox WAR: 19.3

  • 31

    Red Sox Career: 1941-1943, 1946-1950, 1954

    Red Sox WAR: 21.6

  • 32

    Red Sox/Americans Career: 1902-1907

    Red Sox WAR: 19.4

  • 33

    Red Sox Career: 1914-1917

    Red Sox WAR: 12.6

  • 34

    Red Sox Career: 1915-1919

    Red Sox WAR: 16.4

  • 35

    Red Sox Career: 1988-1990

    Red Sox WAR: 11.4

  • 36

    Red Sox/Americans Career: 1904-1908

    Red Sox WAR: 12.3

  • 37

    Red Sox Career: 1978-1982

    Red Sox WAR: 10.5

  • 38

    Red Sox Career: 1992-1994

    Red Sox WAR: 11.0

  • 39

    Red Sox Career: 1948-1953

    Red Sox WAR: 11.2

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  • 41

    Red Sox Career: 1954-1961

    Red Sox WAR: 12.7

  • 42

    Red Sox Career: 1934-1940

    Red Sox WAR: 17.8

  • 43

    Red Sox Career: 1913-1917

    Red Sox WAR: 11.3

  • 44

    Red Sox Career: 1916-1921

    Red Sox WAR: 10.5

  • 45

    Red Sox/Americans Career: 1901-1908

    Red Sox WAR: 10.6

  • 46

    Red Sox Career: 2015-present

    Red Sox WAR: 13.7

  • 47

    Red Sox Career: 2016-Present

    Red Sox WAR: 10.8

  • 48

    Red Sox Career: 1926-1932

    Red Sox WAR:13.9

  • 49

    Red Sox Career: 1915–1917, 1919–1922, 1934

    Red Sox WAR: 11.8

  • 50

    Red Sox Career: 1968-1973

    Red Sox WAR: 12.0