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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
1969 20 Dave Wickersham KC 4W R 33   34 14 2 3 5 2 .714   50.00 58 6 27 22 14 27 .375 3.96   2.6 .076 1.99 1969 20 Dave Wickersham
1969 23 Tom Burgmeier KC 4W L 25   31 12 3 1 0 3 .000   54.00 67 5 31 25 21 23 .261 4.17   1.9 .061 1.31 1969 23 Tom Burgmeier
     
1970 13 Tom Burgmeier KC T4W L 26   41 17 6 6 1 1 .500   68.33 59 6 31 24 23 43 .524 3.16   4.6 .112 4.33 1970 13 Tom Burgmeier
1970 22 Ken Wright R KC T4W R 23   47 14 1 2 3 1 .750   53.33 49 2 33 31 29 30 .385 5.23   0.7 .015 0.25 1970 22 Ken Wright
1970 6 Al Fitzmorris R KC T4W R 24   32 14 4 1 1 1 .500   65.33 51 6 22 21 32 34 .410 2.89   5.2 .163 5.91 1970 6 Al Fitzmorris
     
1971 6 Jim York R KC 2W R 23   53 21 5 5 3 2 .600   93.33 70 7 32 30 44 103 .904 2.89   7.7 .145 8.08 1971 6 Jim York
     
1972 11 Al Fitzmorris KC 4W R 26   36 11 2 3 3 1 .750   87.33 80 7 37 33 24 47 .452 3.40   3.0 .083 2.42 1972 11 Al Fitzmorris
     
1973 No qualifiers KC       1973
     
1974 4 Lindy McDaniel KC 5W R 38   33 19 0 2 1 2 .333   79.00 85 5 38 30 17 34 .333 3.42   4.3 .130 4.34 1974 4 Lindy McDaniel
1974 3 Steve Mingori KC 5W L 30   36 15 2 3 2 4 .333   67.33 53 4 31 21 23 43 .566 2.81   4.9 .136 5.05 1974 3 Steve Mingori
1974 10 Joe Hoerner KC 5W L 37   30 11 2 3 2 3 .400   35.33 32 3 15 15 12 24 .545 3.82   2.5 .083 2.01 1974 10 Joe Hoerner
     
1975 7 Lindy McDaniel KC 2W R 39   40 21 5 1 1 2 .333   78.00 81 3 40 36 24 40 .381 4.15   4.4 .110 3.97 1975 7 Lindy McDaniel
1975 8 Steve Mingori KC 2W L 31   36 15 0 3 2 2 .500   50.33 42 2 21 14 20 25 .403 2.50   3.9 .108 3.49 1975 8 Steve Mingori
     
1976 12 Tom Hall KC 1W L 28   31 16 1 1 1 0 1.000   30.33 28 4 19 15 18 25 .543 4.45   0.5 .016 0.18 1976 12 Tom Hall
     
1977 10 Steve Mingori KC 1W L 33   43 22 2 4 4 2 .667   64.00 59 4 26 22 19 19 .244 3.09   5.4 .126 4.94 1977 10 Steve Mingori
     
1978 3 Steve Mingori KC 1W L 34   45 21 1 4 7 1 .875   69.00 64 5 25 21 16 28 .350 2.74   6.2 .138 6.51 1978 3 Steve Mingori
1978 10 Doug Bird KC 1W R 28   34 13 5 3 1 4 .200   66.67 71 3 38 34 24 29 .305 4.59   1.4 .041 0.80 1978 10 Doug Bird
     
1979 No qualifiers KC       1979
     
1980 5 Marty Pattin KC 1W R 37   37 21 4 0 4 0 1.000   89.00 97 7 39 36 23 40 .333 3.64   6.4 .173 7.00 1980 5 Marty Pattin
     
1981 No qualifiers KC       1981
     
1982 4 Mike Armstrong R KC 2W R 28   52 25 5 5 6 2 .750   112.67 88 9 45 40 43 75 .573 3.20   9.0 .173 9.39 1982 4 Mike Armstrong
     
1983 6 Mike Armstrong KC 2W R 29   58 33 10 7 3 3 .500   102.67 86 11 53 44 45 52 .397 3.86   6.8 .117 6.30 1983 6 Mike Armstrong
     
1984 3 Joe Beckwith KC 1W R 29   48 24 8 3 2 1 .667   97.00 85 10 34 33 23 72 .667 3.06   8.3 .173 9.20 1984 3 Joe Beckwith
1984 13 Mark Huismann R KC 1W R 26   38 23 3 3 3 1 .750   75.00 84 7 38 35 21 54 .514 4.20   3.9 .103 3.33 1984 13 Mark Huismann
     
1985 14 Joe Beckwith KC 1W R 30   49 21 1 5 1 2 .333   95.00 99 9 45 43 32 80 .611 4.07   5.1 .104 4.28 1985 14 Joe Beckwith
1985 22 Mike Jones KC 1W L 25   32 16 3 2 0 0 ---   62.00 59 6 36 32 36 32 .337 4.65   2.1 .066 1.40 1985 22 Mike Jones
     
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
1986 1 Steve Farr KC T3W R 29   56 33 8 4 8 1 .889   109.33 90 10 39 38 39 83 .643 3.13   12.5 .223 17.00 1986 1 Steve Farr
     
1987 9 Steve Farr KC 2W R 30   47 19 4 3 1 4 .200   91.00 97 9 47 42 44 88 .624 4.15   5.9 .126 5.95 1987 9 Steve Farr
1987 12 Jerry Don Gleaton KC 2W L 29   48 22 4 4 5 2 .714   50.67 38 4 28 24 28 44 .667 4.26   4.8 .100 4.31 1987 12 Jerry Don Gleaton
     
1988 11 Jeff Montgomery R KC 3W R 26   45 13 7 2 1 2 .333   62.67 54 6 25 24 30 47 .560 3.45   5.8 .129 5.79 1988 11 Jeff Montgomery
1988 22 Jerry Don Gleaton KC 3W L 30   42 20 0 4 3 1 .750   38.00 33 2 17 15 17 29 .580 3.55   2.9 .069 2.12 1988 22 Jerry Don Gleaton
     
1989 4 Tom Gordon R-2 KC 2W R 21 SP   33 16 10 2 1 6 .143   66.00 39 4 23 23 41 78 .975 3.14   7.5 .227 10.08 1989 4 Tom Gordon
     
1990 7 Steve Farr KC 6W R 33   51 20 8 6 1 1 .500   90.33 70 5 26 22 35 70 .667 2.19   8.3 .163 9.36 1990 7 Steve Farr
1990 26 Steve Crawford KC 6W R 32   46 14 5 4 1 1 .500   80.00 79 7 38 37 23 54 .529 4.16   3.9 .085 3.17 1990 26 Steve Crawford
     
1991 T37 Storm Davis KC 6W R 29   42 22 1 4 2 1 .667   62.67 83 8 43 39 28 35 .315 5.60   - .000 - 1991 T37 Storm Davis
     
1992 2 Rusty Meacham R KC T5W R 24   64 20 10 4 2 4 .333   101.67 88 5 39 31 21 64 .587 2.74   10.8 .169 12.66 1992 2 Rusty Meacham
     
1993 9 Mark Gubicza KC 3W R 30   43 12 5 4 2 1 .667   72.33 81 1 32 29 31 61 .545 3.61   5.7 .133 6.41 1993 9 Mark Gubicza
1993 25 Billy Brewer R KC 3W L 25   46 14 2 2 0 2 .000   39.00 31 6 16 15 20 28 .549 3.46   3.5 .076 2.98 1993 25 Billy Brewer
     
1994 8 Hipolito Pichardo KC 3C R 24   45 19 5 3 3 2 .600   67.67 82 4 42 37 24 36 .340 4.92   4.8 .107 4.50 1994 8 Hipolito Pichardo
1994 4 Billy Brewer R KC 3C L 26   50 17 4 1 3 4 .429   38.67 28 4 11 11 16 25 .568 2.56   7.1 .142 7.66 1994 4 Billy Brewer
     
1995 22 Rusty Meacham KC 2C R 27   49 26 4 3 2 1 .667   59.67 72 6 36 33 19 30 .330 4.98   3.4 .069 2.54 1995 22 Rusty Meacham
1995 13 Hipolito Pichardo KC 2C R 25   44 16 8 4 1 1 .500   64.00 66 4 34 31 30 43 .448 4.36   5.4 .123 5.39 1995 13 Hipolito Pichardo
1995 26 Billy Brewer KC 2C L 27   48 13 2 4 0 4 .000   45.33 54 9 28 28 20 31 .419 5.56   1.4 .029 0.68 1995 26 Billy Brewer
     
1996 29 Hipolito Pichardo KC 5C R 26   57 28 3 5 3 2 .600   68.00 74 5 41 41 26 43 .430 5.43   4.5 .079 3.56 1996 29 Hipolito Pichardo
1996 T13 Jason Jacome KC 5C L 25   47 21 0 3 1 3 .250   43.67 53 3 14 12 18 32 .451 2.47   6.8 .145 7.29 1996 T13 Jason Jacome
     
1997 36 Jamie Walker R KC 5C L 25   50 15 3 3 0 1 .000   43.00 46 6 28 26 20 24 .364 5.44   1.6 .032 0.88 1997 36 Jamie Walker
     
1998 2 Scott Service KC 3C R 31   73 26 6 4 4 4 .500   82.67 70 7 35 32 34 95 .913 3.48   10.6 .145 12.73 1998 2 Scott Service
1998 28 Matt Whisenant KC 3C L 27   70 23 2 1 2 3 .400   60.67 61 3 37 33 33 45 .479 4.90   4.5 .064 3.59 1998 28 Matt Whisenant
     
1999 31 Alvin Morman KC 4C L 30   49 2 2 4 1 2 .333   53.33 66 6 27 24 23 31 .348 4.05   3.3 .067 2.58 1999 31 Alvin Morman
1999 37 Matt Whisenant KC 4C L 28   48 21 4 4 1 3 .250   39.67 40 4 28 28 26 27 .409 6.35   2.6 .054 1.82 1999 37 Matt Whisenant
     
2000 20 Jerry Spradlin KC 4C R 33   50 30 4 4 7 0 1.000   75.00 81 9 49 46 27 54 .500 5.52   4.7 .094 4.60 2000 20 Jerry Spradlin
2000 9 Jose Santiago KC 4C R 25   45 20 8 6 2 6 .250   69.00 70 7 33 30 26 44 .458 3.91   6.5 .144 7.88 2000 9 Jose Santiago
     
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
2001 7 Jason Grimsley KC 5C R 33   73 24 1 5 0 7 .000   80.33 71 8 32 27 28 61 .616 3.03   8.0 .110 8.06 2001 7 Jason Grimsley
2001 40 Doug Henry KC 5C R 37   53 20 2 2 0 2 .000   75.67 75 14 53 51 45 57 .475 6.07   1.6 .030 0.84 2001 40 Doug Henry
2001 16 Cory Bailey KC 5C R 30   53 13 1 1 0 1 .000   67.33 57 3 28 26 33 61 .678 3.48   5.9 .111 5.98 2001 16 Cory Bailey
     
2002 12 Jason Grimsley KC 4C R 34   70 26 4 7 1 2 .333   71.33 64 4 32 31 37 59 .584 3.91   7.0 .100 6.73 2002 12 Jason Grimsley
2002 18 Scott Mullen R KC 4C L 27   44 10 4 5 0 2 .000   40.00 40 5 16 14 13 21 .396 3.15   4.6 .105 4.53 2002 18 Scott Mullen
     
2003 26 Jason Grimsley KC 3C R 35   76 5 2 6 0 7 .000   75.00 88 6 47 43 36 58 .468 5.16   3.9 .051 2.74 2003 26 Jason Grimsley
2003 18 D.J. Carrasco R KC 3C R 26   48 21 6 5 2 3 .400   72.00 75 8 40 39 33 50 .463 4.88   5.0 .104 5.01 2003 18 D.J. Carrasco
     
2004 36 Scott Sullivan KC 5C R 33   49 17 3 4 0 1 .000   60.33 73 8 34 32 24 45 .464 4.77   3.1 .063 2.46 2004 36 Scott Sullivan
2004 21 Shawn Camp R KC 5C R 28   42 12 2 2 2 1 .667   66.67 74 10 37 29 16 51 .567 3.91   4.4 .105 4.51 2004 21 Shawn Camp
2004 27 Jaime Cerda KC 5C L 25   53 16 1 4 2 1 .667   45.67 41 1 21 16 30 33 .465 3.15   4.2 .079 3.73 2004 27 Jaime Cerda
2004 33 Nate Field R KC 5C R 28   43 23 2 3 3 2 .600   44.33 40 5 25 21 19 30 .508 4.26   3.2 .074 2.75 2004 33 Nate Field
     
2005 12 Andrew Sisco R KC 5C L 22   67 13 2 5 0 5 .000   75.33 68 6 27 26 42 76 .691 3.11   6.7 .100 6.73 2005 12 Andrew Sisco
2005 24 Ambiorix Burgos R KC 5C R 21   59 17 3 5 2 4 .333   63.33 60 6 29 28 31 65 .714 3.98   4.9 .083 4.48 2005 24 Ambiorix Burgos
2005 47 Jeremy Affeldt KC 5C L 26   49 13 0 2 0 0 ---   49.67 56 3 35 29 29 39 .459 5.25   1.3 .027 0.68 2005 47 Jeremy Affeldt
2005 T51 Leo Nunez R KC 5C R 21   41 10 3 2 0 1 .000   53.67 73 9 45 45 18 32 .352 7.55   - .000 - 2005 T51 Leo Nunez
     
2006 21 Joel Peralta R KC 5C R 30   64 21 1 3 1 2 .333   73.67 74 10 37 36 17 57 .626 4.40   4.8 .075 4.24 2006 21 Joel Peralta
2006 T50 Andrew Sisco KC 5C L 23   65 16 1 3 1 4 .200   58.33 66 8 47 46 40 52 .491 7.10   - .000 - 2006 T50 Andrew Sisco
2006 30 Jimmy Gobble KC 5C L 24   54 17 3 3 2 2 .500   57.67 60 9 33 30 18 57 .731 4.68   3.6 .067 3.01 2006 30 Jimmy Gobble
2006 25 Elmer Dessens KC 5C R 35   43 10 5 7 2 5 .286   54.00 63 4 31 27 13 36 .474 4.50   3.8 .088 3.63 2006 25 Elmer Dessens
     
2007 14 Joel Peralta KC 5C R 31   62 18 1 3 1 4 .200   87.67 93 9 39 37 19 66 .589 3.80   5.5 .089 5.16 2007 14 Joel Peralta
2007 5 David Riske KC 5C R 30   65 27 1 4 4 4 .500   69.67 61 8 19 19 27 52 .591 2.45   7.8 .120 8.50 2007 5 David Riske
2007 20 Jimmy Gobble KC 5C L 25   74 12 4 1 1 2 .333   53.67 56 6 23 18 23 50 .633 3.02   4.9 .066 3.96 2007 20 Jimmy Gobble
     
2008 11 Ramon S. Ramirez KC 4C R 26   71 15 3 2 1 4 .200   71.67 57 2 23 21 31 70 .795 2.64   8.3 .117 8.63 2008 11 Ramon S. Ramirez
2008 18 Ron Mahay KC 4C L 37   57 3 5 0 0 1 .000   64.67 61 6 27 25 29 49 .544 3.48   6.1 .107 6.06 2008 18 Ron Mahay
2008 26 Leo Nunez KC 4C R 24   45 12 4 1 0 3 .000   48.33 45 2 19 16 15 26 .433 2.98   4.6 .102 4.47 2008 26 Leo Nunez
2008 54 Joel Peralta KC 4C R 32   40 12 1 2 0 1 .000   52.67 56 15 37 35 14 38 .543 5.98   0.5 .013 0.17 2008 54 Joel Peralta
     
2009 38 Jamey Wright KC T4C R 34   65 14 3 5 0 3 .000   79.00 73 8 51 38 44 60 .513 4.33   3.6 .055 2.65 2009 38 Jamey Wright
2009 50 Juan Cruz KC T4C R 30   46 18 3 4 2 4 .333   50.33 46 6 34 32 29 38 .507 5.72   1.9 .041 1.21 2009 50 Juan Cruz
2009 45 Roman Colon KC T4C R 29   43 13 2 3 0 3 .000   50.33 50 7 27 27 22 29 .403 4.83   2.5 .058 1.88 2009 45 Roman Colon
2009 43 Ron Mahay KC T4C L 38   41 11 1 1 0 0 ---   41.33 55 9 26 22 19 34 .459 4.79   1.5 .037 0.84 2009 43 Ron Mahay
2009 54 Kyle Farnsworth KC T4C R 33   41 18 1 5 0 2 .000   37.33 43 3 22 19 14 42 .737 4.58   1.5 .037 0.90 2009 54 Kyle Farnsworth
2009 57 John Bale KC T4C L 35   43 12 0 1 1 4 .200   28.33 34 3 19 18 18 24 .462 5.72   0.5 .012 0.17 2009 57 John Bale
     
2010 22 Rob Tejeda KC 5C R 28   54 12 3 5 0 6 .000   61.00 55 5 28 24 26 56 .691 3.54   4.3 .080 4.16 2010 22 Rob Tejeda
2010 37 Dusty Hughes R KC 5C L 28   57 19 1 3 0 0 ---   56.33 59 3 28 24 24 34 .410 3.83   2.9 .051 2.24 2010 37 Dusty Hughes
2010 51 Blake Wood R KC 5C R 24   51 13 1 3 0 4 .000   49.67 54 6 29 28 22 31 .408 5.07   1.6 .031 0.97 2010 51 Blake Wood
Copyright 2009-11 by Andre Lower
Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia