Who is the best MLB pitcher of the 2014 season? It includes starters and relief pitchers from teams in both the American and National League. Pitchers set the pace of a game and are often the scapegoat or the hero because they are so central to each at bat. This list has been ranked by baseball fans with the best Major League Pitchers of 2014.
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The best pitchers of 2014 on this list include Felix Hernandez, Cliff Lee, Clayton Kershaw, and James Shields. The best pitchers in Major League Baseball are all talented, achieving a low ERA, high strikeout count, or large amount of wins. Through 162 games these best pitchers will help their teams jockey for post-season position.Vote up the best MLB pitchers of the 2014 season or add the pitcher you think is the best in 2014 if he isn't already on the list.