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Can you name the top 100 career-best seasons in WAR for starting pitchers from 1961 to 1979?

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DESCRIPTION: This quiz contains the top 100 career-best seasons by Baseball Reference pitching WAR for starting pitchers from 1961-1979. In other words, a pitcher is only listed once for his best season. RULES: Ties for 100th place are broken by selecting (A) active pitchers, then (B) highest career WAR.
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WARPitcherSeason (Team)/ W-L/ERA/SO IP/WHIP/ERA+
12.11972 (PHI)
27-10 / 1.97 / 310
346.1 / 0.99 / 182
11.71971 (CHW)
22-13 / 1.91 / 210
334 / 1.00 / 189
11.21968 (STL)
22-9 / 1.12 / 268
304.2 / 0.85 / 258
11.01972 (CLE)
24-16 / 1.92 / 234
342.2 / 0.98 / 168
10.71963 (LAD)
25-5 / 1.88 / 306
311.0 / 0.87 / 159
10.61973 (NYM)
19-10 / 2.08 / 251
290.0 / 0.98 / 175
10.31971 (CHC)
24-13 / 2.77 / 263
325.0 / 1.05 / 141
 1965 (SFG)
22-13 / 2.13 / 240
295.1 / 0.91 / 169
10.21963 (CHC)
22-10 / 2.11 / 185
290.2 / 1.03 / 167
10.01978 (ATL)
19-18 / 2.88 / 248
334.1 / 1.19 / 142
9.91973 (MIN)
20-17 / 2.52 / 258
325.0 / 1.12 / 156
9.61978 (NYY)
25-3 / 1.74 / 248
273.2 / 0.95 / 208
 1976 (DET)
19-9 / 2.34 / 97
250.1 / 1.08 / 159
9.41977 (CHC)
20-10 / 2.79 / 166
252.0 / 1.22 / 158
9.31964 (LAA)
20-9 / 1.65 / 207
278.1 / 1.01 / 200
9.11974 (NYM)
13-15 / 2.41 / 195
265.1 / 1.12 / 149
9.01971 (OAK)
24-8 / 1.82 / 301
312.0 / 0.95 / 183
8.91966 (PHI)
19-14 / 2.41 / 252
314.0 / 1.00 / 150
8.61971 (DET)
25-14 / 2.92 / 308
376.0 / 1.14 / 124
 1969 (HOU)
20-13 / 2.33 / 232
305.1 / 1.02 / 152
8.41975 (BAL)
23-11 / 2.09 / 193
323.0 / 1.03 / 169
 1969 (CHC)
20-14 / 2.49 / 181
300.0 / 1.14 / 162
 1968 (CLE)
21-9 / 1.60 / 264
258.1 / 0.87 / 186
8.31977 (CAL)
15-9 / 2.54 / 205
241.1 / 1.09 / 154
 1970 (CLE)
20-12 / 2.92 / 304
305.0 / 1.20 / 134
8.21969 (DET)
24-9 / 2.80 / 181
325.0 / 1.09 / 134
8.11978 (MIL)
22-9 / 2.36 / 131
293.1 / 1.06 / 160
 1975 (NYY)
23-14 / 2.58 / 177
328.0 / 1.01 / 144
 1965 (CIN)
20-9 / 2.54 / 244
255.1 / 1.17 / 148
8.01964 (LAD)
18-16 / 2.18 / 237
321.1 / 0.96 / 147
7.81977 (CAL)
19-16 / 2.77 / 341
299.0 / 1.34 / 141
 1975 (CHW)
20-14 / 3.11 / 142
303.2 / 1.31 / 126
7.51975 (SDP)
20-12 / 2.24 / 103
285.0 / 1.05 / 156
7.41977 (PIT)
20-5 / 2.34 / 133
230.2 / 1.07 / 169
WARPitcherSeason (Team)/ W-L/ERA/SO IP/WHIP/ERA+
7.41971 (SDP)
14-17 / 2.10 / 135
269.2 / 1.11 / 157
7.31979 (BOS)
17-10 / 2.99 / 150
246.2 / 1.19 / 149
 1962 (CIN)
23-5 / 2.81 / 141
288.1 / 1.12 / 143
7.21979 (MIN)
20-13 / 3.38 / 157
263.2 / 1.33 / 130
7.01965 (PHI)
18-11 / 2.82 / 237
297.1 / 1.17 / 122
 1962 (HOU)
10-20 / 3.02 / 203
241.2 / 1.10 / 124
6.91976 (SFG)
16-14 / 2.84 / 172
253.1 / 1.18 / 127
6.81965 (NYY)
20-9 / 2.63 / 155
291.0 / 1.16 / 129
6.71964 (NYY)
17-6 / 2.13 / 172
244.2 / 1.10 / 170
6.61978 (MIN)
15-10 / 2.49 / 116
220.1 / 1.25 / 155
 1973 (PHI)
13-9 / 2.50 / 169
223.1 / 1.21 / 152
 1972 (LAD)
19-9 / 2.08 / 207
272.2 / 0.91 / 162
6.51975 (LAD)
19-14 / 2.29 / 213
321.2 / 1.06 / 149
 1974 (KCR)
22-14 / 3.39 / 198
292.1 / 1.29 / 113
 1969 (LAD)
20-12 / 2.34 / 247
315.2 / 1.01 / 142
6.41970 (CHC)
17-11 / 3.38 / 202
287.2 / 1.27 / 132
 1968 (NYY)
17-12 / 2.05 / 162
267.1 / 1.06 / 140
 1967 (MIN)
13-7 / 2.53 / 161
227.2 / 0.99 / 138
6.31978 (SFG)
17-11 / 2.63 / 147
260.0 / 1.17 / 131
 1974 (SFG)
13-9 / 2.74 / 84
239.2 / 1.13 / 139
 1967 (CIN)
14-8 / 2.58 / 206
226.2 / 1.12 / 147
6.21973 (BOS)
17-11 / 2.75 / 120
284.2 / 1.23 / 146
 1971 (CHW)
15-15 / 2.96 / 206
285.2 / 1.21 / 122
 1969 (MIN)
20-6 / 2.82 / 153
261.2 / 1.18 / 131
 1963 (MIN)
21-9 / 2.46 / 202
248.1 / 1.15 / 148
 1962 (STL)
12-9 / 3.00 / 132
222.1 / 1.29 / 144
6.11975 (ATL)
17-16 / 3.50 / 78
277.2 / 1.38 / 108
 1971 (HOU)
16-10 / 2.45 / 180
268.0 / 1.02 / 138
 1966 (BOS-DET)
18-11 / 3.07 / 200
264.0 / 1.09 / 118
 1961 (CHC)
15-14 / 3.82 / 156
259.1 / 1.28 / 109
 1961 (MIN)
13-11 / 3.61 / 137
242.0 / 1.33 / 117
6.01968 (BAL)
22-10 / 1.95 / 202
273.0 / 0.84 / 150
 1964 (CHC)
24-11 / 3.14 / 148
297.2 / 1.09 / 118
5.91973 (DET)
23-15 / 3.53 / 202
288.1 / 1.30 / 115
WARPitcherSeason (Team)/ W-L/ERA/SO IP/WHIP/ERA+
5.91971 (CHC)
17-14 / 3.51 / 99
261.1 / 1.30 / 111
 1963 (CHW)
19-8 / 2.33 / 189
243.0 / 1.07 / 150
 1962 (PIT)
18-14 / 3.06 / 144
261.2 / 1.27 / 129
5.81979 (DET)
17-7 / 3.28 / 113
197.2 / 1.20 / 133
 1969 (LAD)
20-15 / 2.66 / 183
321.0 / 1.14 / 124
 1964 (PIT)
18-12 / 2.74 / 250
279.2 / 1.24 / 128
5.71977 (DET)
15-7 / 3.09 / 92
218.1 / 1.17 / 139
 1975 (STL)
15-10 / 2.86 / 108
230.0 / 1.23 / 132
5.61979 (HOU)
18-13 / 2.71 / 313
292.1 / 1.09 / 130
 1978 (NYM)
9-6 / 2.43 / 125
207.1 / 1.07 / 143
 1977 (KCR)
20-12 / 3.04 / 244
292.2 / 1.11 / 134
 1968 (CHW)
10-5 / 1.98 / 117
177.1 / 1.04 / 161
 1966 (HOU)
12-10 / 2.22 / 175
227.1 / 1.08 / 155
 1962 (MLN)
18-14 / 3.04 / 118
269.1 / 1.13 / 125
5.51977 (LAD)
12-7 / 2.62 / 153
223.1 / 1.09 / 147
 1975 (CAL)
16-13 / 2.91 / 139
244.2 / 1.21 / 121
 1967 (CHW)
19-7 / 2.06 / 103
258.0 / 0.95 / 146
5.41975 (PIT)
18-11 / 2.54 / 131
237.1 / 1.27 / 139
 1971 (BOS)
16-10 / 2.91 / 131
235.1 / 1.19 / 128
 1964 (CIN)
17-7 / 2.66 / 145
220.0 / 1.11 / 136
5.31977 (SFG)
16-12 / 3.32 / 168
257.2 / 1.21 / 118
 1976 (OAK)
16-12 / 2.50 / 115
266.1 / 1.19 / 134
 1974 (ATL)
16-8 / 2.28 / 137
217.0 / 1.14 / 166
 1965 (SFG)
16-9 / 2.64 / 148
235.0 / 1.13 / 137
5.21978 (STL)
14-11 / 2.96 / 103
234.0 / 1.17 / 120
 1976 (CHC)
15-13 / 3.11 / 112
249.0 / 1.29 / 123
 1961 (LAA)
12-15 / 3.65 / 180
241.2 / 1.37 / 123
5.11979 (SEA)
14-12 / 3.77 / 127
229.1 / 1.38 / 117
 1973 (MON)
10-5 / 1.54 / 64
134.0 / 1.06 / 245
 1970 (MIL)
14-12 / 3.39 / 161
233.1 / 1.18 / 111
 1970 (ATL)
16-16 / 3.61 / 173
254.0 / 1.23 / 118
 1970 (BOS)
17-14 / 3.04 / 197
251.1 / 1.20 / 131

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