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All- Other Closer Game Stats Closer Share of Pitching Results
Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos RA GF W L Svs B Svs Sv% Innings Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1977 6 Enrique Romo R SEA 6W R 29   55 39 8 9 16 7 .696   98.67 81 7 37 33 32 92 .814 3.01   12.7 .231 13.24 1977 6 Enrique Romo
     
1978 10 Enrique Romo SEA 7W R 30   56 42 11 7 10 12 .455   107.33 88 12 46 44 39 62 .488 3.69   10.3 .184 9.72 1978 10 Enrique Romo
     
1979 5 Byron McLaughlin SEA 6W R 23   40 31 6 2 14 3 .824   89.67 80 6 32 32 43 54 .439 3.21   11.7 .293 13.16 1979 5 Byron McLaughlin
1979 14 Shane Rawley SEA 6W L 23   45 30 5 9 11 5 .688   75.67 75 2 31 29 34 41 .376 3.45   8.9 .198 8.23 1979 14 Shane Rawley
     
1980 10 Shane Rawley SEA 7W L 24   59 39 7 7 13 9 .591   113.67 103 3 44 42 63 68 .410 3.33   12.2 .207 11.65 1980 10 Shane Rawley
     
1981 11 Shane Rawley SEA 6W L 25   46 28 4 6 8 7 .533   68.33 64 1 31 30 38 35 .343 3.95   5.3 .115 3.72 1981 11 Shane Rawley
     
1982 4 Bill Caudill 29 T7 SEA 4W R 25   70 64 12 9 26 6 .813   95.67 65 9 25 25 35 111 1.110 2.35   19.8 .283 21.39 1982 4 Bill Caudill
1982 18 Mike T. Stanton SEA 4W R 29   55 18 2 3 7 3 .700   66.67 64 3 31 27 19 46 .554 3.64   5.9 .107 3.93 1982 18 Mike T. Stanton
     
1983 17 Bill Caudill SEA 7W R 26   63 54 2 8 26 3 .897   72.67 70 10 39 38 38 73 .676 4.71   6.3 .100 4.22 1983 17 Bill Caudill
     
1984 18 Mike T. Stanton SEA T5W R 31   54 30 4 4 8 5 .615   61.00 55 3 28 24 22 55 .714 3.54   6.8 .126 5.36 1984 18 Mike T. Stanton
1984 17 Ed Vande Berg SEA T5W L 25 SP   33 13 3 1 7 5 .583   35.33 34 4 12 9 22 25 .446 2.29   5.9 .179 5.54 1984 17 Ed Vande Berg
     
1985 11 Edwin Nunez SEA 6W R 22   70 53 7 3 16 5 .762   90.33 79 13 36 31 34 58 .513 3.09   11.5 .164 10.06 1985 11 Edwin Nunez
     
1986 11 Matt Young SEA 7W L 27   60 32 6 3 13 12 .520   83.67 81 5 31 30 33 72 .632 3.23   10.7 .178 10.06 1986 11 Matt Young
     
1987 11 Bill Wilkinson R SEA 4W L 22   56 29 3 4 10 2 .833   76.33 61 8 33 31 21 73 .890 3.66   9.8 .175 9.36 1987 11 Bill Wilkinson
1987 16 Edwin Nunez SEA 4W R 24   48 40 3 4 12 5 .706   47.33 45 7 20 20 18 34 .540 3.80   6.8 .142 5.84 1987 16 Edwin Nunez
     
1988 14 Mike Jackson SEA 7W R 23   62 29 6 5 4 7 .364   99.33 74 10 37 29 43 76 .650 2.63   10.0 .161 9.12 1988 14 Mike Jackson
1988 20 Mike Schooler R-7 SEA 7W R 25   40 33 5 8 15 6 .714   48.33 45 4 21 19 24 54 .783 3.54   6.3 .158 5.67 1988 20 Mike Schooler
     
1989 21 Mike Jackson SEA 6W R 24   65 27 4 6 7 3 .700   99.33 81 8 43 35 54 94 .696 3.17   8.1 .125 6.54 1989 21 Mike Jackson
1989 11 Mike Schooler R SEA 6W R 26   67 60 1 7 33 7 .825   77.00 81 2 27 24 19 69 .690 2.81   11.1 .166 10.32 1989 11 Mike Schooler
     
1990 22 Mike Jackson SEA 5W R 25   63 28 5 7 3 9 .250   77.33 64 8 42 39 44 69 .639 4.54   4.0 .063 2.34 1990 22 Mike Jackson
1990 11 Mike Schooler SEA 5W R 27   49 45 1 4 30 4 .882   56.00 47 5 18 14 16 45 .714 2.25   9.9 .202 10.31 1990 11 Mike Schooler
     
1991 5 Bill Swift SEA 5W R 29   71 30 1 2 17 1 .944   90.33 74 3 22 20 26 48 .480 1.99   14.1 .199 14.25 1991 5 Bill Swift
1991 12 Mike Jackson SEA 5W R 26   72 35 7 7 14 8 .636   88.67 64 5 35 32 34 74 .755 3.25   11.0 .153 9.75 1991 12 Mike Jackson
1991 18 Mike Schooler SEA 5W R 28   34 23 3 3 7 3 .700   34.33 25 2 14 14 10 31 .886 3.67   4.6 .135 3.83 1991 18 Mike Schooler
     
1992 22 Jeff Nelson R SEA 7W R 25   66 27 1 7 6 8 .429   81.00 71 7 34 31 44 46 .400 3.44   5.5 .083 3.75 1992 22 Jeff Nelson
1992 25 Mike Schooler SEA 7W R 29   53 36 2 7 13 5 .722   51.67 55 7 29 27 24 33 .418 4.70   2.9 .055 1.60 1992 25 Mike Schooler
1992 18 Russ Swan SEA 7W L 28   46 26 1 5 9 2 .818   53.00 54 4 21 20 23 24 .312 3.40   6.0 .130 5.12 1992 18 Russ Swan
     
All- Other Closer Game Stats Closer Share of Pitching Results
Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos RA GF W L Svs B Svs Sv% Innings Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
1993 22 Jeff Nelson SEA 4W R 26   71 13 5 3 1 10 .091   60.00 57 5 30 29 34 61 .670 4.35   4.2 .059 2.40 1993 22 Jeff Nelson
1993 12 Norm Charlton SEA 4W L 30   34 29 1 3 18 3 .857   34.67 22 4 12 9 17 48 1.231 2.34   6.7 .197 6.99 1993 12 Norm Charlton
1993 21 Ted Power SEA 4W R 38   25 18 2 2 13 2 .867   25.33 27 1 11 11 9 16 .444 3.91   3.9 .156 2.70 1993 21 Ted Power
     
1994 1 Bobby Ayala SEA 3W R 24   46 40 4 3 18 6 .750   56.67 42 2 25 18 26 76 1.118 2.86   10.1 .220 11.48 1994 1 Bobby Ayala
     
1995 11 Bobby Ayala SEA 1W R 25   63 50 6 5 19 8 .704   71.00 73 9 42 35 30 77 .748 4.44   6.9 .110 5.25 1995 11 Bobby Ayala
1995 2 Norm Charlton SEA 1W L 32   30 22 2 1 14 1 .933   47.67 23 2 12 8 16 58 1.487 1.51   12.7 .423 18.98 1995 2 Norm Charlton
     
1996 10 Norm Charlton SEA 2W L 33   70 50 4 7 20 7 .741   75.67 68 7 37 34 38 73 .689 4.04   9.4 .134 8.15 1996 10 Norm Charlton
     
1997 16 Bobby Ayala SEA 1W R 27   71 33 10 5 8 4 .667   96.67 91 14 45 41 41 92 .697 3.82   9.2 .130 7.84 1997 16 Bobby Ayala
1997 24 Norm Charlton SEA 1W L 34   71 38 3 8 14 11 .560   69.33 89 7 59 56 47 55 .404 7.27   - .000 - 1997 24 Norm Charlton
1997 23 Heathcliff Slocumb SEA 1W R 31   27 24 0 4 10 1 .909   28.33 26 2 13 13 15 28 .683 4.13   4.5 .167 2.59 1997 23 Heathcliff Slocumb
     
1998 7 Mike Timlin SEA 3W R 32   70 40 3 3 19 5 .792   79.33 78 5 26 26 16 60 .638 2.95   12.0 .171 11.61 1998 7 Mike Timlin
1998 19 Bobby Ayala SEA 3W R 28   62 36 1 10 8 9 .471   75.33 100 9 66 61 26 68 .540 7.29   - .000 - 1998 19 Bobby Ayala
     
1999 18 Jose Mesa SEA 3W R 33   68 60 3 6 33 5 .868   68.67 84 11 42 38 40 42 .339 4.98   5.2 .076 3.36 1999 18 Jose Mesa
1999 17 Jose Paniagua SEA 3W R 25   59 16 6 11 3 9 .250   77.67 75 5 37 35 52 74 .583 4.06   6.6 .112 5.16 1999 17 Jose Paniagua
     
2000 10 Kazuhiro Sasaki R-1 SEA 2W R 32   63 58 2 5 37 3 .925   62.67 42 10 25 22 31 78 1.068 3.16   10.7 .170 10.61 2000 10 Kazuhiro Sasaki
     
2001 8 Kazuhiro Sasaki T19 s SEA 1W R 33   69 63 0 4 45 7 .865   66.67 48 6 24 24 11 62 1.051 3.24   11.8 .171 11.67 2001 8 Kazuhiro Sasaki
     
2002 T8 Kazuhiro Sasaki a SEA 4W R 34   61 55 4 5 37 8 .822   60.67 44 6 24 17 20 73 1.141 2.52   10.7 .175 10.85 2002 T8 Kazuhiro Sasaki
     
2003 5 Shigetoshi Hasegawa a SEA 2W R 34   63 36 2 4 16 1 .941   73.00 62 5 12 12 18 32 .400 1.48   13.4 .213 14.57 2003 5 Shigetoshi Hasegawa
2003 16 Jeff Nelson SEA 2W R 36   46 25 3 2 7 4 .636   37.67 34 3 16 14 14 47 .979 3.34   4.5 .098 3.27 2003 16 Jeff Nelson
2003 19 Kazuhiro Sasaki SEA 2W R 35   35 25 1 2 10 4 .714   33.33 31 2 17 15 15 29 .630 4.05   3.6 .103 2.72 2003 19 Kazuhiro Sasaki
     
2004 22 J.J. Putz R SEA 4W R 27   54 30 0 3 9 4 .692   63.00 66 10 35 33 24 47 .522 4.71   3.2 .059 1.80 2004 22 J.J. Putz
2004 12 Eddie Guardado SEA 4W L 33   41 35 2 2 18 7 .720   45.33 31 8 14 14 14 45 1.000 2.78   7.9 .193 8.02 2004 12 Eddie Guardado
     
2005 10 Eddie Guardado SEA 4W L 34   58 55 2 3 36 5 .878   56.33 52 7 23 17 15 48 .716 2.72   9.9 .171 9.36 2005 10 Eddie Guardado
     
2006 4 J.J. Putz SEA 4W R 29   72 57 4 1 36 7 .837   78.33 59 4 20 20 13 104 1.444 2.30   17.0 .236 17.98 2006 4 J.J. Putz
     
2007 1 J.J. Putz 13 a SEA 2W R 30   68 65 6 1 40 2 .952   71.67 37 6 11 11 13 82 1.640 1.38   20.2 .297 25.18 2007 1 J.J. Putz
     
2008 16 J.J. Putz SEA 4W R 31   47 35 6 5 15 8 .652   46.33 46 4 20 20 28 56 .757 3.89   4.9 .104 3.56 2008 16 J.J. Putz
2008 11 Brandon Morrow SEA 4W R 23   40 24 1 2 10 2 .833   36.67 18 5 8 6 15 47 1.424 1.47   7.3 .183 7.03 2008 11 Brandon Morrow
     
All- Other Closer Game Stats Closer Share of Pitching Results
Year Rank Name HOF MVP CY Star Rookie Team Stdg Throws Age Pos RA GF W L Svs B Svs Sv% Innings Hits HR R ER BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WS/G Adj WSQ Year Rank Name
2009 15 Mark Lowe SEA 3W R 26   75 18 2 7 3 10 .231   80.00 71 7 39 29 29 69 .690 3.26   7.4 .099 5.48 2009 15 Mark Lowe
2009 4 David Aardsma SEA 3W R 27   73 53 3 6 38 4 .905   71.33 49 4 23 20 34 80 .964 2.52   15.8 .216 17.31 2009 4 David Aardsma
     
2010 16 Brandon League SEA 4W R 27   70 30 9 7 6 6 .500   79.00 67 7 38 30 27 56 .596 3.42   7.8 .111 6.08 2010 16 Brandon League
2010 15 David Aardsma SEA 4W R 28   53 43 0 6 31 5 .861   49.67 33 5 19 19 25 49 .845 3.44   7.8 .147 6.99 2010 15 David Aardsma
Copyright 2009-11 by Andre Lower
Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia