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          Middle Reliever
             
All- Other Middle Reliever Game Stats Middle Reliever 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
1913 No qualifiers   CLE       1913
       
1914 No qualifiers   CLE       1914
       
1915 2 Oscar Harstad   R CLE 7 R 23   25 15 1 0 1   46.00 45 1 25 17 20 20 .308 3.33   2.4 .096 1.84 1915 2 Oscar Harstad
       
1916 4 Al Gould   R CLE 6 R 23   21 15 0 3 1   42.00 40 0 15 12 16 16 .286 2.57   2.8 .133 2.86 1916 4 Al Gould
       
1917 3 Al Gould   CLE 3 R 24   20 12 2 1 0   49.67 50 1 23 20 27 13 .169 3.62   2.2 .110 1.78 1917 3 Al Gould
       
1918 No qualifiers   CLE       1918
       
1919 No qualifiers   CLE       1919
       
1920 4 George Uhle   CLE 1 R 21   21 11 3 1 1   48.33 59 1 28 26 15 16 .216 4.84   1.8 .086 1.16 1920 4 George Uhle
       
1921 1 Guy Morton   CLE 2 R 28   23 15 5 1 0   63.00 58 1 29 19 22 26 .325 2.71   5.6 .243 7.33 1921 1 Guy Morton
       
1922 7 Jim Lindsey   R CLE 4 R 26   24 14 4 2 1   55.00 66 2 32 29 13 20 .253 4.75   1.4 .058 0.83 1922 7 Jim Lindsey
       
1923 T7 Danny Boone   CLE 3 R 28   23 10 3 3 0   49.67 71 1 44 36 24 12 .126 6.52   - .000 - 1923 T7 Danny Boone
1923 T7 Dewey Metivier   R CLE 3 R 25   21 10 3 1 1   48.00 78 1 46 40 25 8 .078 7.50   - .000 - 1923 T7 Dewey Metivier
       
1924 No qualifiers   CLE       1924
       
1925 5 Byron Speece   CLE 6 R 28   25 13 2 3 1   67.00 85 0 39 34 21 17 .160 4.57   3.3 .132 2.87 1925 5 Byron Speece
       
1926 8 Benn Karr   CLE 2 R 32   23 17 2 4 1   71.00 84 8 43 40 31 13 .113 5.07   1.6 .070 0.97 1926 8 Benn Karr
       
1927 5 George Grant   CLE 6 R 24   22 14 3 4 1   55.33 53 0 26 22 31 15 .179 3.58   3.3 .150 2.94 1927 5 George Grant
       
1928 3 Bill Bayne   CLE 7 L 29   31 21 0 3 3   76.67 84 2 41 40 30 29 .254 4.70   4.2 .135 4.50 1928 3 Bill Bayne
1928 T10 Mel Harder   R CLE 7 R 18   22 12 0 1 1   42.00 54 4 35 32 29 12 .145 6.86   - .000 - 1928 T10 Mel Harder
       
1929 No qualifiers   CLE       1929
         
1930 2 Pete Appleton   CLE 4 R 26   32 20 6 4 1   74.67 81 4 48 34 33 35 .307 4.10   5.4 .169 5.78 1930 2 Pete Appleton
1930 5 Belve Bean   R CLE 4 R 25   20 16 2 1 2   57.67 73 6 42 34 26 15 .152 5.31   3.1 .155 3.18 1930 5 Belve Bean
       
1931 6 Pete Appleton   CLE 4 R 27   25 16 1 3 2   49.00 67 2 36 27 17 17 .202 4.96   2.2 .088 1.59 1931 6 Pete Appleton
       
1932 2 Sarge Connally   CLE 4 R 33   28 16 4 4 3   63.33 62 5 35 32 26 20 .227 4.55   5.0 .179 5.44 1932 2 Sarge Connally
       
All- Other Middle Reliever Game Stats Middle Reliever 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
1933 2 Sarge Connally   CLE 4 R 34   38 20 4 2 1   87.67 94 4 51 47 43 29 .212 4.82   5.1 .134 5.42 1933 2 Sarge Connally
1933 6 Belve Bean   CLE 4 R 28   25 14 1 1 0   65.33 63 6 32 30 19 40 .488 4.13   2.4 .096 2.16 1933 6 Belve Bean
       
1934 4 Belve Bean   CLE 3 R 29   20 8 5 0 0   49.00 47 2 18 16 20 19 .284 2.94   4.3 .215 4.61 1934 4 Belve Bean
       
1935 12 Ralph Winegarner   CLE 3 R 25   21 14 1 1 0   40.33 53 8 33 29 20 29 .397 6.47   - .000 - 1935 12 Ralph Winegarner
       
1936 3 Thornton Lee   CLE 5 L 29   35 13 1 2 3   82.00 75 2 46 34 45 36 .300 3.73   7.2 .206 6.93 1936 3 Thornton Lee
1936 1 Denny Galehouse   R CLE 5 R 24 SP   21 11 2 1 1   63.67 51 2 23 21 22 36 .493 2.97   9.3 .443 13.12 1936 1 Denny Galehouse
1936 T12 Willis Hudlin   CLE 5 R 30   20 5 0 0 0   28.67 59 0 40 32 17 9 .118 10.05   - .000 - 1936 T12 Willis Hudlin
       
1937 T12 Lloyd Brown   CLE 4 L 32   26 13 1 2 0   46.67 66 3 38 36 20 19 .221 6.94   - .000 - 1937 T12 Lloyd Brown
1937 10 Whit Wyatt   CLE 4 R 29   25 13 1 1 0   46.33 40 0 26 25 31 31 .437 4.86   2.1 .084 1.47 1937 10 Whit Wyatt
       
1938 2 Denny Galehouse   CLE 3 R 26   24 16 4 2 3   46.33 43 6 21 17 25 35 .515 3.30   5.3 .221 6.35 1938 2 Denny Galehouse
       
1939 10 Joe Dobson   R CLE 3 R 22   32 17 2 1 1   60.00 58 2 31 30 36 22 .234 4.50   1.0 .031 0.40 1939 10 Joe Dobson
1939 8 Johnny Broaca   CLE 3 R 29   20 9 4 1 0   43.00 47 4 32 20 26 10 .137 4.19   1.1 .055 0.59 1939 8 Johnny Broaca
       
1940 8 Joe Dobson   CLE 2 R 23   33 16 2 2 3   62.67 56 4 34 31 33 39 .438 4.45   2.5 .080 1.68 1940 8 Joe Dobson
       
1941 9 Harry Eisenstat   CLE T4 L 25   21 14 1 1 2   34.00 43 2 16 16 16 11 .186 4.24   2.1 .100 1.70 1941 9 Harry Eisenstat
       
1942 1 Tom Ferrick   CLE 4 R 27   29 15 2 1 3   62.00 39 2 13 12 24 22 .349 1.74   8.0 .276 10.39 1942 1 Tom Ferrick
1942 2 Harry Eisenstat   CLE 4 L 26   28 19 2 0 2   45.67 52 1 15 9 6 19 .328 1.77   4.1 .146 3.87 1942 2 Harry Eisenstat
1942 6 Joe Heving   CLE 4 R 41   25 14 5 2 3   38.00 40 3 23 21 24 10 .156 4.97   0.9 .036 0.42 1942 6 Joe Heving
       
1943 7 Pete Center   R CLE 3 R 31   23 11 1 2 1   41.67 27 3 15 13 17 10 .227 2.81   1.6 .070 1.07 1943 7 Pete Center
1943 4 Mike Naymick   R CLE 3 R 25   25 13 4 1 2   37.67 19 3 14 10 31 29 .580 2.39   2.5 .100 1.99 1943 4 Mike Naymick
       
1944 7 Ray Poat   CLE T5 R 26   30 13 3 4 1   58.67 50 3 30 27 27 23 .299 4.14   0.6 .020 0.20 1944 7 Ray Poat
1944 9 Paul Calvert   R CLE T5 R 26   31 15 0 2 0   56.00 64 4 33 30 27 21 .231 4.82   - .000 - 1944 9 Paul Calvert
       
1945 4 Pete Center   R CLE 5 R 33   23 14 4 1 1   39.00 35 0 13 11 13 21 .438 2.54   3.6 .157 3.42 1945 4 Pete Center
       
1946 5 Bob Lemon BBW   R CLE 6 R 25   27 17 2 2 1   66.33 52 1 26 18 48 27 .270 2.44   3.9 .144 3.38 1946 5 Bob Lemon
1946 8 Joe Krakauskas   CLE 6 L 31   24 11 2 1 1   35.00 37 2 15 13 17 15 .278 3.34   1.6 .067 0.95 1946 8 Joe Krakauskas
1946 7 Joe Berry   CLE 6 R 41   21 13 3 6 1   37.33 32 4 18 14 21 16 .302 3.38   1.9 .090 1.31 1946 7 Joe Berry
1946 T13 Pete Center   CLE 6 R 34   21 15 0 2 1   29.00 29 2 16 16 20 6 .122 4.97   - .000 - 1946 T13 Pete Center
       
All- Other Middle Reliever Game Stats Middle Reliever 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
1947 10 Bryan Stephens   R CLE 4 R 26   26 8 4 6 1   65.33 52 4 30 27 32 24 .286 3.72   2.5 .096 2.04 1947 10 Bryan Stephens
1947 6 Steve Gromek   CLE 4 R 27   22 15 1 3 4   48.00 38 4 19 16 18 24 .429 3.00   3.3 .150 3.37 1947 6 Steve Gromek
1947 9 Bob Lemon BBW   CLE 4 R 26 SP   22 15 1 2 3   43.67 36 1 19 19 32 22 .324 3.92   2.6 .118 2.36 1947 9 Bob Lemon
1947 13 Les Willis   R CLE 4 L 39   20 13 0 1 1   33.33 42 3 19 12 18 8 .133 3.24   0.5 .025 0.21 1947 13 Les Willis
       
1948 5 Eddie Klieman   CLE 1 R 30   44 18 3 2 4   79.67 62 3 26 23 46 18 .167 2.60   6.8 .155 6.85 1948 5 Eddie Klieman
1948 7 Steve Gromek   CLE 1 R 28   29 10 3 1 2   65.67 63 6 34 28 27 29 .322 3.84   3.4 .117 2.97 1948 7 Steve Gromek
       
1949 12 Sam Zoldak   CLE 3 L 30   27 13 1 2 0   53.00 60 4 30 25 18 11 .141 4.25   1.9 .070 1.14 1949 12 Sam Zoldak
1949 10 Frank Papish   CLE 3 L 31   22 12 0 0 1   40.33 38 2 19 17 24 15 .242 3.79   2.4 .109 1.79 1949 10 Frank Papish
1949 3 Mike Garcia   R-T4 CLE 3 R 25 SP   21 10 3 1 2   38.67 29 0 14 10 8 21 .568 2.33   5.1 .243 5.66 1949 3 Mike Garcia
       
1950 5 Al Benton   CLE 4 R 39   36 13 4 2 4   63.00 57 7 32 25 30 26 .299 3.57   5.0 .139 4.82 1950 5 Al Benton
1950 4 Sam Zoldak   CLE 4 L 31   30 14 4 0 4   53.33 46 2 21 18 17 13 .206 3.04   5.0 .167 5.29 1950 4 Sam Zoldak
1950 9 Marino Pieretti   CLE 4 R 29   28 13 0 1 1   41.33 38 1 20 20 27 11 .169 4.36   2.0 .071 1.38 1950 9 Marino Pieretti
1950 8 Jesse Flores   CLE 4 R 35   26 13 2 3 4   41.33 46 3 23 21 21 19 .284 4.57   2.6 .100 2.13 1950 8 Jesse Flores
       
1951 No qualifiers   CLE       1951
       
1952 5 Lou Brissie   CLE 2 L 28   41 19 3 1 2   77.67 60 5 35 26 33 27 .290 3.01   3.7 .090 3.38 1952 5 Lou Brissie
1952 10 Mickey Harris   CLE 2 L 35   29 15 3 0 1   46.67 42 6 26 24 21 23 .365 4.63   1.3 .045 0.82 1952 10 Mickey Harris
       
1953 10 Bill Wight   CLE 2 L 31   20 6 2 1 1   26.67 29 1 12 11 16 14 .311 3.71   0.9 .045 0.48 1953 10 Bill Wight
       
1954 No qualifiers   CLE       1954
       
1955 3 Art Houtteman   CLE 2 R 27   23 12 6 1 0   53.67 55 5 28 20 17 27 .375 3.35   5.0 .217 6.40 1955 3 Art Houtteman
       
1956 2 Ray Narleski a-inj CLE 2 R 27   32 21 3 2 4   59.33 36 5 11 10 19 42 .764 1.52   8.9 .278 10.66 1956 2 Ray Narleski
1956 T17 Cal McLish CLE 2 R 30   35 17 1 3 1   51.33 55 5 31 31 28 22 .265 5.44   - .000 - 1956 T17 Cal McLish
     
1957 3 Cal McLish CLE 6 R 31   35 19 7 5 1 0 1.000   95.67 76 8 30 27 47 64 .520 2.54   9.1 .260 10.33 1957 3 Cal McLish
1957 T15 Dick Tomanek R CLE 6 L 26   32 16 2 1 0 0 ---   63.67 56 9 42 36 33 46 .517 5.09   - .000 - 1957 T15 Dick Tomanek
     
1958 7 Don Mossi CLE 4 L 29   38 24 7 4 3 0 1.000   75.67 77 4 31 29 23 46 .460 3.45   4.8 .126 4.71 1958 7 Don Mossi
     
1959 3 Jim Perry R-2 CLE 2 R 23 SP   31 18 5 4 4 5 .444   51.67 38 6 20 17 19 38 .667 2.96   5.1 .165 6.04 1959 3 Jim Perry
1959 15 Al Cicotte CLE 2 R 29   25 12 3 1 1 0 1.000   41.33 42 4 25 22 22 21 .328 4.79   0.8 .032 0.42 1959 15 Al Cicotte
     
1960 No qualifiers CLE       1960
     
All- Other Middle Reliever Game Stats Middle Reliever 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
1961 11 Bob Allen R CLE 5 L 23   48 17 3 2 3 1 .750   81.67 96 7 42 34 40 42 .309 3.75   4.6 .096 3.74 1961 11 Bob Allen
1961 10 Bobby Locke CLE 5 R 27   33 17 3 4 2 0 1.000   77.00 84 11 36 34 32 34 .293 3.97   4.3 .130 4.07 1961 10 Bobby Locke
1961 1 Barry Latman a CLE 5 R 25 SP   27 12 6 0 5 2 .714   63.67 43 7 23 23 19 45 .726 3.25   8.1 .300 11.67 1961 1 Barry Latman
     
1962 5 Frank Funk CLE 6 R 26   47 20 2 1 6 1 .857   80.67 62 11 35 29 32 49 .521 3.24   7.2 .153 7.26 1962 5 Frank Funk
1962 24 Bob Allen CLE 6 L 24   30 9 1 1 4 1 .800   30.67 29 5 24 20 25 23 .426 5.87   - .000 - 1962 24 Bob Allen
     
1963 1 Gary Bell CLE T5 R 26   51 28 7 1 5 1 .833   81.00 50 4 23 17 36 71 .826 1.89   10.1 .198 11.75 1963 1 Gary Bell
1963 13 Jerry Walker CLE T5 R 24   37 13 6 4 1 3 .250   82.67 78 15 44 39 33 39 .351 4.25   1.7 .046 0.96 1963 13 Jerry Walker
1963 14 Bob Allen CLE T5 L 25   43 12 1 2 2 0 1.000   56.00 58 5 37 29 29 51 .586 4.66   0.6 .014 0.18 1963 14 Bob Allen
     
1964 11 Gary Bell CLE T6 R 27   54 28 7 5 4 2 .667   95.33 89 14 49 44 48 83 .606 4.15   4.9 .091 3.55 1964 11 Gary Bell
     
1965 18 Floyd Weaver R CLE 5 R 24   31 10 2 2 1 0 1.000   58.00 56 9 35 32 24 32 .400 4.97   - .000 - 1965 18 Floyd Weaver
     
1966 18 Bob Allen CLE 5 L 28   36 23 2 2 5 1 .833   51.33 56 2 27 24 13 33 .478 4.21   2.6 .072 1.84 1966 18 Bob Allen
     
1967 8 Orlando Pena CLE 8 R 33   47 21 0 2 8 1 .889   83.33 65 7 33 32 22 69 .793 3.46   5.4 .115 4.89 1967 8 Orlando Pena
1967 17 George Culver R CLE 8 R 23   52 21 7 2 3 4 .429   73.00 66 2 36 30 31 40 .412 3.70   3.5 .067 2.47 1967 17 George Culver
1967 19 Bob Allen CLE 8 L 29   47 23 0 5 5 3 .625   54.33 49 4 22 18 25 50 .676 2.98   3.2 .068 2.28 1967 19 Bob Allen
1967 22 Steve Bailey R CLE 8 R 25   31 17 2 4 2 2 .500   58.33 55 5 27 25 37 41 .446 3.86   1.8 .058 1.19 1967 22 Steve Bailey
     
1968 5 Eddie Fisher CLE 3 R 31   54 24 4 2 4 3 .571   94.67 87 8 36 30 17 42 .404 2.85   6.1 .113 5.87 1968 5 Eddie Fisher
     
1969 16 Mike Paul CLE 6E L 24   35 15 4 3 2 0 1.000   55.00 44 5 23 23 22 48 .727 3.76   3.0 .086 2.45 1969 16 Mike Paul
1969 24 Ron Law R CLE 6E R 23   34 14 3 4 1 2 .333   50.00 63 2 29 24 32 29 .305 4.32   0.5 .015 0.17 1969 24 Ron Law
     
1970 5 Phil Hennigan R CLE 5E R 24   41 17 6 2 3 0 1.000   68.00 64 5 29 27 39 42 .408 3.57   6.1 .149 6.63 1970 5 Phil Hennigan
     
1971 12 Vince Colbert R CLE 6E R 25   40 18 2 1 2 1 .667   80.33 77 7 43 37 38 45 .391 4.15   3.5 .088 2.86 1971 12 Vince Colbert
1971 3 Steve Mingori R CLE 6E L 27   54 24 1 2 4 2 .667   56.67 31 2 10 9 24 45 .818 1.43   9.1 .169 10.31 1971 3 Steve Mingori
1971 8 Ed Farmer R CLE 6E R 21   39 16 5 2 4 1 .800   62.33 54 5 26 26 30 42 .500 3.75   4.1 .105 3.66 1971 8 Ed Farmer
     
1972 14 Ed Farmer CLE 5E R 22   45 28 2 4 7 2 .778   60.00 46 9 27 25 24 32 .457 3.75   2.5 .056 1.65 1972 14 Ed Farmer
1972 2 Phil Hennigan CLE 5E R 26   37 23 5 2 5 0 1.000   61.33 50 5 16 16 16 39 .591 2.35   7.6 .205 9.62 1972 2 Phil Hennigan
1972 10 Denny Riddleberger CLE 5E L 26   38 10 1 3 0 1 .000   54.00 45 5 23 15 22 34 .507 2.50   3.1 .082 2.48 1972 10 Denny Riddleberger
     
1973 1 Tom Hilgendorf CLE 6E L 31   47 21 5 2 6 2 .750   86.67 76 9 33 28 35 56 .505 2.91   8.6 .183 11.46 1973 1 Tom Hilgendorf
1973 5 Ray Lamb CLE 6E R 28   31 6 3 2 2 1 .667   85.67 93 6 39 39 41 60 .448 4.10   3.8 .123 4.15 1973 5 Ray Lamb
     
1974 9 Fred Beene CLE 4E R 31   32 14 4 4 2 3 .400   73.00 68 7 44 40 26 35 .372 4.93   0.6 .019 0.13 1974 9 Fred Beene
1974 8 Milt Wilcox CLE 4E R 24   39 30 1 1 4 1 .800   62.33 56 7 31 26 21 33 .429 3.75   2.9 .074 2.21 1974 8 Milt Wilcox
1974 12 Tom Hilgendorf CLE 4E L 32   35 11 4 3 3 3 .500   48.33 58 6 26 26 17 23 .307 4.84   2.0 .057 1.34 1974 12 Tom Hilgendorf
     
All- Other Middle Reliever Game Stats Middle Reliever 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
1975 No qualifiers CLE       1975
     
1976 4 Tom Buskey CLE 4E R 29   39 20 5 4 1 2 .333   94.33 88 9 42 38 34 32 .262 3.63   4.7 .121 4.50 1976 4 Tom Buskey
1976 2 Stan Thomas CLE 4E R 26   30 15 1 2 6 2 .750   40.00 49 2 18 14 14 24 .381 3.15   7.9 .263 11.15 1976 2 Stan Thomas
     
1977 15 Don Hood CLE 5E L 27   36 7 1 0 0 2 .000   66.00 53 2 29 25 34 37 .425 3.41   3.9 .108 3.30 1977 15 Don Hood
1977 22 Sid Monge CLE 5E L 26   33 15 1 2 3 1 .750   39.00 47 6 31 27 27 25 .338 6.23   - .000 - 1977 22 Sid Monge
     
1978 7 Dan Spillner CLE 6E R 26   36 23 3 1 3 2 .600   56.33 54 2 26 23 21 48 .640 3.67   4.1 .114 3.91 1978 7 Dan Spillner
     
1979 5 Dan Spillner CLE 6E R 27   36 14 4 2 1 2 .333   75.67 71 3 36 36 32 44 .427 4.28   6.7 .186 7.21 1979 5 Dan Spillner
     
1980 19 Mike T. Stanton R CLE 6E R 27   51 27 1 3 5 1 .833   85.67 98 5 58 52 44 74 .521 5.46   1.7 .033 0.81 1980 19 Mike T. Stanton
     
1981 12 Sid Monge CLE 6E L 30   31 20 3 5 4 3 .571   58.00 58 9 31 28 21 41 .519 4.34   2.6 .084 2.00 1981 12 Sid Monge
     
1982 16 Ed Glynn CLE T6E L 29   47 24 5 2 4 4 .500   49.67 43 6 27 23 30 54 .740 4.17   4.1 .087 3.03 1982 16 Ed Glynn
1982 19 Ed Whitson CLE T6E R 27   31 18 2 1 2 0 1.000   51.00 40 2 25 25 39 33 .418 4.41   2.4 .077 1.67 1982 19 Ed Whitson
     
1983 14 Jamie Easterly CLE 7E L 30   41 20 4 2 3 4 .429   57.00 69 4 25 23 22 39 .429 3.63   4.0 .098 3.37 1983 14 Jamie Easterly
     
1984 12 Mike Jeffcoat R CLE 6E L 24   62 12 4 2 1 5 .167   70.33 75 7 27 24 23 40 .408 3.07   5.3 .085 4.12 1984 12 Mike Jeffcoat
     
1985 8 Jamie Easterly CLE 7E L 32   43 18 2 0 0 0 ---   64.00 46 3 21 16 39 36 .424 2.25   7.1 .165 7.51 1985 8 Jamie Easterly
     
1986 20 Rich Yett R CLE 5E R 23   36 17 4 2 1 3 .250   60.00 66 7 36 35 27 40 .430 5.25   1.6 .044 0.97 1986 20 Rich Yett
1986 19 Dickie Noles CLE 5E R 29   32 9 3 2 0 0 ---   54.67 56 9 33 31 30 32 .372 5.10   1.9 .059 1.33 1986 19 Dickie Noles
1986 17 Bryan Oelkers R CLE 5E L 25   31 8 3 2 1 1 .500   50.00 49 8 27 25 30 20 .253 4.50   2.9 .094 2.56 1986 17 Bryan Oelkers
     
1987 20 Ed Vande Berg CLE 7E L 28   55 18 1 0 0 1 .000   72.33 96 9 42 41 21 40 .342 5.10   3.2 .058 2.19 1987 20 Ed Vande Berg
     
1988 23 Don Gordon R CLE 6E R 28   38 15 3 4 1 2 .333   59.33 65 5 33 29 19 20 .238 4.40   2.8 .074 2.12 1988 23 Don Gordon
     
1989 2 Jesse Orosco CLE 6E L 32   69 29 3 4 3 4 .429   78.00 54 7 20 18 26 79 .988 2.08   9.8 .142 10.41 1989 2 Jesse Orosco
1989 30 Keith Atherton CLE 6E R 30   32 14 0 3 2 0 1.000   39.00 48 7 22 18 13 13 .213 4.15   1.2 .038 0.67 1989 30 Keith Atherton
     
1990 22 Steve Olin R CLE 4E R 24   49 16 3 4 1 2 .333   85.33 90 3 39 33 25 61 .530 3.48   4.8 .098 4.20 1990 22 Steve Olin
1990 29 Jesse Orosco CLE 4E L 33   55 28 5 4 2 1 .667   64.67 58 9 35 28 38 55 .573 3.90   3.4 .062 2.36 1990 29 Jesse Orosco
     
1991 24 Shawn Hillegas CLE 7E R 26   48 31 3 4 7 2 .778   68.33 52 6 36 34 45 59 .608 4.48   4.0 .083 3.28 1991 24 Shawn Hillegas
1991 29 Jesse Orosco CLE 7E L 34   47 20 2 0 0 0 ---   45.67 52 4 20 19 15 36 .537 3.74   2.8 .060 1.95 1991 29 Jesse Orosco
     
All- Other Middle Reliever Game Stats Middle Reliever 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
1992 14 Eric Plunk CLE T4E R 28   58 20 9 6 4 4 .500   71.67 61 5 31 29 38 50 .505 3.64   6.2 .107 5.78 1992 14 Eric Plunk
1992 21 Kevin Wickander R CLE T4E L 27   44 10 2 0 1 2 .333   41.00 39 1 14 14 28 38 .567 3.07   3.4 .077 2.69 1992 21 Kevin Wickander
     
1993 No qualifiers CLE       1993
     
1994 5 Jose Mesa CLE 2C R 28   51 22 7 5 2 4 .333   73.00 71 3 33 31 26 63 .649 3.82   6.9 .135 7.25 1994 5 Jose Mesa
1994 2 Eric Plunk CLE 2C R 30   41 18 7 2 3 4 .429   71.00 61 3 25 20 37 73 .745 2.54   8.8 .215 11.68 1994 2 Eric Plunk
     
1995 2 Julian Tavarez R-T6 CLE 1C R 22   57 15 10 2 0 4 .000   85.00 76 7 36 23 21 68 .701 2.44   10.0 .175 11.90 1995 2 Julian Tavarez
1995 6 Eric Plunk CLE 1C R 31   56 22 6 2 2 3 .400   64.00 48 5 19 19 27 71 .947 2.67   8.1 .145 8.77 1995 6 Eric Plunk
1995 19 Jim Poole CLE 1C L 29   42 9 3 3 0 0 ---   50.33 40 7 22 21 17 41 .719 3.76   4.0 .095 3.51 1995 19 Jim Poole
1995 15 Paul Assenmacher CLE 1C L 34   47 12 6 2 0 1 .000   38.33 32 3 13 12 12 40 .909 2.82   5.0 .106 4.63 1995 15 Paul Assenmacher
     
1996 2 Eric Plunk CLE 1C R 32   56 12 3 2 2 1 .667   77.67 56 6 21 21 34 85 .944 2.43   10.6 .189 12.97 1996 2 Eric Plunk
1996 21 Paul Assenmacher CLE 1C L 35   63 25 4 2 1 2 .333   46.67 46 1 18 16 14 44 .733 3.09   6.0 .095 5.21 1996 21 Paul Assenmacher
1996 T13 Julian Tavarez CLE 1C R 23   47 13 3 5 0 0 ---   65.67 66 5 28 27 19 41 .482 3.70   6.8 .145 7.29 1996 T13 Julian Tavarez
1996 7 Paul Shuey R CLE 1C R 25   42 18 5 2 4 3 .571   53.67 45 6 19 17 26 44 .620 2.85   7.4 .176 8.74 1996 7 Paul Shuey
     
1997 12 Paul Assenmacher CLE 1C L 36   75 20 5 0 4 1 .800   49.00 43 5 17 16 15 53 .914 2.94   7.2 .096 6.86 1997 12 Paul Assenmacher
1997 28 Eric Plunk CLE 1C R 33   55 22 4 5 0 2 .000   65.67 62 12 37 34 36 66 .673 4.66   3.4 .062 2.60 1997 28 Eric Plunk
1997 38 Paul Shuey CLE 1C R 26   40 16 4 2 2 1 .667   45.00 52 5 31 31 28 46 .575 6.20   1.3 .033 0.72 1997 38 Paul Shuey
     
1998 25 Paul Assenmacher CLE 1C L 37   69 17 2 5 3 5 .375   47.00 54 5 22 17 19 43 .589 3.26   4.8 .070 4.01 1998 25 Paul Assenmacher
1998 39 Jose Mesa CLE 1C R 32   44 18 3 4 1 2 .333   54.00 61 7 36 31 20 35 .432 5.17   2.4 .055 1.78 1998 39 Jose Mesa
1998 13 Paul Shuey CLE 1C R 27   43 16 5 4 2 3 .400   51.00 44 6 19 17 25 58 .841 3.00   6.1 .142 7.24 1998 13 Paul Shuey
     
1999 27 Steve Reed CLE 1C R 33   63 15 3 2 0 3 .000   61.67 69 10 33 29 20 44 .494 4.23   4.1 .065 3.15 1999 27 Steve Reed
1999 5 Steve Karsay CLE 1C R 27   47 13 8 2 1 2 .333   65.67 60 3 23 20 25 60 .706 2.74   8.0 .170 9.96 1999 5 Steve Karsay
1999 34 Ricardo Rincon CLE 1C L 29   59 14 2 3 0 2 .000   44.67 41 6 22 22 24 30 .462 4.43   3.2 .054 2.25 1999 34 Ricardo Rincon
1999 T44 Paul Assenmacher CLE 1C L 38   55 8 2 1 0 2 .000   33.00 50 6 32 30 17 29 .433 8.18   - .000 - 1999 T44 Paul Assenmacher
     
2000 5 Paul Shuey CLE 2C R 29   57 12 4 2 0 5 .000   63.67 51 4 25 24 30 69 .852 3.39   7.7 .135 9.04 2000 5 Paul Shuey
2000 T31 Steve Reed CLE 2C R 34   57 16 2 0 0 1 .000   56.00 58 7 30 27 21 39 .494 4.34   3.9 .068 3.25 2000 T31 Steve Reed
2000 8 Justin Speier CLE 2C R 26   47 12 5 2 0 1 .000   68.33 57 9 27 25 28 69 .812 3.29   6.6 .140 7.89 2000 8 Justin Speier
     
2001 18 Ricardo Rincon CLE 1C L 31   67 19 2 1 2 2 .500   54.00 44 3 18 17 21 50 .769 2.83   6.3 .094 5.87 2001 18 Ricardo Rincon
2001 17 Paul Shuey CLE 1C R 30   47 11 5 3 2 3 .400   54.33 53 1 25 17 26 70 .886 2.82   5.6 .119 5.87 2001 17 Paul Shuey
2001 37 Rich Rodriguez CLE 1C L 38   53 6 2 2 0 2 .000   39.00 41 2 24 18 17 31 .534 4.15   2.3 .043 1.45 2001 37 Rich Rodriguez
2001 14 Danys Baez R CLE 1C R 23   43 8 5 3 0 1 .000   50.33 34 5 22 14 20 52 .963 2.50   5.7 .133 6.32 2001 14 Danys Baez
     
2002 30 David Riske R CLE 3C R 25   51 17 2 2 1 0 1.000   51.33 49 8 32 30 35 65 .774 5.26   2.0 .039 1.20 2002 30 David Riske
2002 13 Ricardo Rincon CLE 3C L 32   46 6 1 4 0 3 .000   35.67 36 3 21 19 8 30 .682 4.79   2.0 .043 1.07 2002 13 Ricardo Rincon
     
All- Other Middle Reliever Game Stats Middle Reliever 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
2003 T30 Terry Mulholland CLE 4C L 40   42 14 3 3 0 2 .000   81.33 94 11 47 42 32 42 .333 4.65   2.9 .069 2.36 2003 T30 Terry Mulholland
2003 27 Jason Boyd CLE 4C R 30   44 13 3 1 0 1 .000   52.33 38 4 25 25 26 31 .484 4.30   3.2 .073 2.69 2003 27 Jason Boyd
     
2004 43 Rick White CLE 3C R 35   59 20 5 5 1 2 .333   78.33 88 15 52 46 29 44 .376 5.29   2.5 .042 1.62 2004 43 Rick White
2004 19 Matt Miller R CLE 3C R 32   57 13 4 1 1 1 .500   55.33 42 1 22 19 23 55 .846 3.09   5.0 .088 4.69 2004 19 Matt Miller
     
2005 3 Bobby Howry CLE 2C R 31   79 24 7 4 3 2 .600   73.00 49 4 23 20 16 48 .738 2.47   11.0 .139 13.03 2005 3 Bobby Howry
2005 T19 David Riske CLE 2C R 28   58 33 3 4 1 0 1.000   72.67 55 11 28 25 15 48 .686 3.10   5.3 .091 5.08 2005 T19 David Riske
2005 11 Rafael Betancourt CLE 2C R 30   54 12 4 3 1 2 .333   67.67 57 5 23 21 17 73 .986 2.79   6.5 .120 7.15 2005 11 Rafael Betancourt
2005 44 Scott Sauerbeck CLE 2C L 33   58 10 1 0 0 2 .000   35.67 35 4 18 16 16 35 .686 4.04   1.9 .033 1.10 2005 44 Scott Sauerbeck
2005 14 Arthur Rhodes CLE 2C L 35   47 8 3 1 0 3 .000   43.33 33 2 13 10 12 43 .956 2.08   5.7 .121 6.30 2005 14 Arthur Rhodes
     
2006 41 Fernando Cabrera R CLE 4C R 24   51 20 3 3 0 4 .000   60.67 53 12 36 35 32 71 .835 5.19   2.3 .045 1.58 2006 41 Fernando Cabrera
2006 16 Rafael Betancourt CLE 4C R 31   50 17 3 4 3 3 .500   56.67 52 7 25 24 11 48 .762 3.81   4.9 .098 4.95 2006 16 Rafael Betancourt
     
2007 1 Rafael Betancourt CLE 1C R 32   68 15 5 1 3 3 .500   79.33 51 4 13 13 9 80 1.333 1.47   16.9 .249 26.53 2007 1 Rafael Betancourt
2007 22 Tom Mastny R CLE 1C R 26   51 18 7 2 0 0 ---   57.67 63 6 30 30 32 52 .547 4.68   4.2 .082 3.78 2007 22 Tom Mastny
2007 3 Rafael Perez R CLE 1C L 25   44 11 1 2 1 1 .500   60.67 41 5 15 12 15 62 1.107 1.78   8.9 .202 12.58 2007 3 Rafael Perez
2007 15 Aaron Fultz CLE 1C L 33   49 10 4 3 0 1 .000   37.00 31 2 12 12 18 28 .571 2.92   4.8 .098 4.73 2007 15 Aaron Fultz
     
2008 13 Rafael Perez CLE 3C L 26   73 14 4 4 2 5 .286   76.33 67 8 32 30 23 86 .956 3.54   7.5 .103 7.32 2008 13 Rafael Perez
2008 39 Rafael Betancourt CLE 3C R 33   69 20 3 4 4 4 .500   71.00 76 11 41 40 25 64 .634 5.07   3.4 .049 2.29 2008 39 Rafael Betancourt
2008 32 Masahide Kobayashi R CLE 3C R 34   57 31 4 5 6 3 .667   55.67 65 8 30 28 14 35 .443 4.53   3.6 .063 2.75 2008 32 Masahide Kobayashi
     
2009 44 Jensen Lewis CLE T4C R 25   47 15 2 4 1 4 .200   66.33 62 13 37 34 29 62 .681 4.61   2.6 .055 1.91 2009 44 Jensen Lewis
2009 T59 Rafael Perez CLE T4C L 27   54 12 4 3 0 1 .000   48.00 66 5 41 39 25 32 .352 7.31   - .000 - 2009 T59 Rafael Perez
2009 37 Tony Sipp R CLE T4C L 25   46 8 2 0 0 0 ---   40.00 27 5 16 13 25 48 .923 2.93   3.3 .072 2.76 2009 37 Tony Sipp
     
2010 31 Tony Sipp R CLE 4C L 26   70 16 2 2 1 2 .333   63.00 48 12 30 29 39 69 .793 4.14   3.5 .050 2.68 2010 31 Tony Sipp
2010 17 Rafael Perez CLE 4C L 28   70 13 6 1 0 4 .000   61.00 72 3 23 22 25 36 .371 3.25   5.5 .079 5.29 2010 17 Rafael Perez
2010 33 Joe Smith CLE 4C R 26   53 7 2 2 0 1 .000   40.00 30 4 18 17 24 32 .593 3.83   3.0 .057 2.45 2010 33 Joe Smith
2010 41 Frank Herrmann R CLE 4C R 26   40 8 0 1 1 1 .500   44.67 48 6 22 20 9 24 .421 4.03   2.2 .055 1.77 2010 41 Frank Herrmann
Copyright 2009-11 by Andre Lower
Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia