Top 10 Starting Pitchers for 2009

Torey ZiskaCorrespondent IIMarch 15, 2009

Top 10 Starting Pitchers for 2009

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    SEATTLE - JULY 20:  Cliff Lee #31 of the Cleveland Indians pitches against the Seattle Mariners on July 20, 2008 at Safeco Field in Seattle, Washington. The Indians defeated the Mariners 6-2. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

10. Cole Hamels

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    PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 27:  Starting pitcher Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch against the Tampa Bay Rays during game five of the 2008 MLB World Series on October 27, 2008 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Ph

9. Edinson Volquez

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    MIAMI - JUNE 9: Pitcher Edinson Volquez #36 of the Cincinnati Reds delivers a pitch against the Florida Marlins on June 9, 2008 at Dolphin Stadium in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

8. Roy Oswalt

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    SAN DIEGO - MARCH 31:  Starting pitcher Roy Oswalt #44 of the Houston Astros throw a pitch against the San Diego Padres on March 31, 2008 at Petco Park in San Diego, California.   (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

7. Dan Haren

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 23:  Dan Haren #15 of the Arizona Diamondbacks delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on April 23, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

6. Jake Peavy

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    NEW YORK - JUNE 18:  Jake Peavy #44 of the San Diego Padres delivers a pitch against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium June 18, 2008 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

5. C.C. Sabathia

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    TAMPA, FL - FEBRUARY 14:  Pitcher CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees during a Spring Training workout at the George M. Steinbrenner Field on February 14, 2009 in Tampa, Florida.  (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

4. Roy Halladay

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    TORONTO - APRIL 6: Roy Halladay #32 of the Toronto Blue Jays delivers a pitch against the Boston Red Sox during their MLB game at the Rogers Centre April 6, 2008 in Toronto, Ontario. (Photo By Dave Sandford/Getty Images)

3. Brandon Webb

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    PHOENIX - AUGUST 05:  Brandon Webb #17 of the Arizona Diamondbacks sits in dugout before the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Chase Field on August 5, 2008 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

2. Tim Lincecum

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    SAN FRANCISCO - JULY 3:  (FILE PHOTO) Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against of the Chicago Cubs during a Major League Baseball game on July 3, 2008 at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California. Lincecum was named the 2008 National Leag

1. Johan Santana

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    PORT SAINT LUCIE, FL - FEBRUARY 23:  Johan Santana #57 of the New York Mets poses during photo day at Tradition Field on February 23, 2009 in Port Saint Lucie, Florida.  (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)