Sports Quiz / Most Efficient Starting Pitchers for Each Franchise

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Can you name the starting pitchers (min. 60% of games in starting role) with the lowest IP/Pitching WAR ratios for each franchise (min. 300 IP for expansion team, min. 500 IP for non-expansion teams)?

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Angels
41.7 (2004-2007,2009) 
47.2 (1973-1980) 
47.6 (1998-1999) 
51.4 (1986-1999) 
52.2 (1974-1975) 
Astros
29.6 (2017-Active) 
32.3 (2004-2006) 
34.1 (2018-2019) 
42.2 (2001-2010) 
52.3 (1965-1968) 
Athletics
35.1 (1925-1933)* 
40.0 (1999-2004) 
40.5 (1902-1907)* 
47.0 (2000-2006,2015) 
48.0 (2003-2008,2011) 
Blue Jays
24.8 (1997-1998) 
42.3 (1998-2009)* 
48.9 (1989-1995) 
50.5 (1979-1992,1998) 
55.6 (1983-1986) 
Braves
38.2 (1993-2003)* 
42.4 (1890-1901)* 
49.2 (1888-1892)* 
49.7 (1900-1901) 
50.7 (1988-1999,2001-2008)* 
Brewers
45.5 (1985-1991,1993-1994) 
49.9 (1996-1997) 
55.8 (2001-2008) 
62.1 (1985-1986) 
64.0 (1986-1992) 
Cardinals
43.8 (1930,1932-1937)* 
44.3 (1985-1990) 
43.1 (1899-1900)* 
46.5 (1940,1943-1952) 
47.6 (1959-1975)* 
Cubs
40.0 (2013-2017) 
41.8 (2002-2006) 
46.1 (1918-1926)* 
46.7 (2007-2010) 
46.8 (1970-1973) 
Diamondbacks
30.2 (2000-2003) 
30.9 (1999-2004,2007-2008)* 
40.0 (2003-2009) 
43.6 (2016-2019) 
44.4 (2008-2010) 
Dodgers
34.0 (2013-2015) 
34.8 (2008-Active) 
42.8 (1999-2003) 
43.8 (1955-1966)* 
44.7 (1922-1932,1935)* 
Giants
47.1 (2001-2006) 
48.8 (1900-1916)* 
49.0 (1945,1950-1955) 
51.1 (1992-1994) 
52.0 (1954-1960) 
Indians
37.8 (1981-1985)* 
39.4 (2016-Active) 
39.5 (1972-1975)* 
40.1 (1911-1914) 
40.4 (2011-2019) 
Mariners
47.1 (1989-1998)* 
51.1 (2012-2017) 
54.4 (2005-Active) 
54.4 (2013-2018) 
57.6 (1988-1993) 
Marlins
31.6 (1996-1997) 
35.5 (2005-2012) 
36.8 (2013-2016) 
55.7 (2013-2015) 
56.7 (1997-2000) 
Mets
33.7 (2014-Active) 
40.1 (1967-1977,1983)* 
45.2 (1992-1995) 
46.9 (2008-2012) 
47.8 (2010-2012) 
Nationals
30.1 (2015-Active) 
39.5 (1994-1997)* 
44.1 (2010-Active) 
46.1 (1987-1989) 
51.8 (1990-1991) 
Orioles
42.2 (1991-2000)* 
45.6 (1948-1952) 
45.7 (1918-1924) 
47.6 (1943-1948) 
51.4 (2002,2004-2007) 
Padres
53.2 (1993-1999,2004) 
54.1 (2002-2009) 
59.2 (1994-1998) 
59.4 (1989-1995) 
60.8 (1989-1993) 
Phillies
34.9 (1934-1936) 
38.0 (2015-Active) 
38.3 (2009,2011-2014) 
40.9 (1887-1889) 
41.3 (2010-2013)* 
Pirates
52.4 (1985-1987) 
53.5 (1996-2000) 
53.8 (1944-1948) 
54.5 (1895-1897) 
54.7 (1906-1909)* 
Rangers
31.8 (2018-Active) 
39.7 (1976-1977)* 
42.8 (2012-2017) 
49.5 (1996-1997) 
51.1 (2015-2018) 
Rays
47.3 (2016-Active) 
50.5 (2004-2009) 
51.9 (1998-1999) 
53.7 (2008-2014) 
63.6 (2011-2014,2016-2017) 
Red Sox
25.7 (1998-2004)* 
34.3 (1934-1941)* 
34.4 (1984-1996) 
34.4 (2017-Active) 
38.1 (2004-2007) 
Reds
40.6 (1988-1995,2001-2002) 
43.8 (1899-1905) 
48.2 (1942,1946-1952) 
52.5 (2000-2002) 
52.7 (2008-2015) 
Rockies
42.1 (2017-Active) 
45.0 (2006-2011) 
46.0 (2009-2014) 
47.2 (2016-Active) 
53.2 (2012-2014,2016-2017) 
Royals
32.0 (1986,1993-1994) 
39.1 (1989-1999,2003-2004) 
40.9 (1984-1991) 
42.3 (2004-2010) 
44.1 (2001-2002) 
Tigers
43.0 (1939-1941) 
45.2 (2005-2017) 
46.8 (2010-2014) 
48.5 (1996-1999) 
49.9 (1929-1933) 
Twins
36.6 (2000-2007) 
39.0 (1907-1927)* 
49.6 (1925-1927)* 
50.7 (1967-1969) 
52.4 (1970-1976,1985-1988)* 
White Sox
30.7 (2010-2016) 
41.0 (1973-1975) 
46.1 (1904-1916)* 
46.9 (1912-1920) 
47.0 (1971-1972) 
Yankees
40.8 (1909-1913) 
42.7 (2015-Active) 
44.2 (2001-2008)* 
44.8 (1993-1996) 
45.4 (1995-2000) 

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