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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
1889 1 Tony Mullane   CIN-AA 4 R 30 SP   9 9 1 0 5   18.67 19 0 11 6 8 10 .370 2.89   3.3 .367 3.30 1889 1 Tony Mullane
       
1890 No qualifiers         1890 No qualifiers
       
1891 No qualifiers         1891 No qualifiers
       
1892 No qualifiers         1892 No qualifiers
       
1893 2 Frank Dwyer   CIN T6 R 25 SP   7 7 2 2 2   24.00 28 1 16 11 8 4 .111 4.13   2.6 .371 2.63 1893 2 Frank Dwyer
       
1894 No qualifiers         1894 No qualifiers
       
1895 1 Bill Phillips   CIN 8 R 26   9 9 3 2 2   31.33 36 2 26 21 13 4 .082 6.03   3.7 .411 4.09 1895 1 Bill Phillips
1895 3 Tom Parrott   CIN 8 R 27 SP   10 10 3 1 3   29.33 43 1 25 18 8 6 .118 5.52   2.9 .290 2.69 1895 3 Tom Parrott
       
1896 2 Chauncey Fisher   CIN 3 R 24 SP   12 11 2 2 2   31.33 39 2 22 16 7 5 .109 4.60   2.8 .233 2.42 1896 2 Chauncey Fisher
       
1897 2 Red Ehret   CIN 4 R 28 SP   15 11 2 1 2   49.00 68 1 36 26 12 11 .138 4.78   4.3 .287 3.74 1897 2 Red Ehret
       
1898 2 Bill Dammann   CIN 3 L 25 SP   13 13 4 2 2   50.67 62 1 30 20 15 12 .156 3.55   5.4 .415 4.73 1898 2 Bill Dammann
       
1899 6 Jack B. Taylor   CIN 6 R 26 SP   6 6 1 1 2   18.00 21 1 11 8 4 4 .160 4.00   2.6 .433 2.61 1899 6 Jack B. Taylor
       
1900 No qualifiers         1900 No qualifiers
       
1901 No qualifiers         1901 No qualifiers
       
1902 No qualifiers         1902 No qualifiers
       
1903 No qualifiers         1903 No qualifiers
       
1904 4 Win Kellum   R CIN 3 L 28 SP   7 7 2 1 2   25.33 23 0 11 7 5 8 .286 2.49   3.2 .457 2.79 1904 4 Win Kellum
       
1905 No qualifiers         1905 No qualifiers
       
1906 6 Charlie Chech   CIN 6 R 28   6 6 0 0 3   20.33 18 0 10 5 7 5 .200 2.21   2.1 .350 1.92 1906 6 Charlie Chech
       
1907 No qualifiers         1907 No qualifiers
       
1908 5 Bob Ewing   CIN 5 R 35 SP   5 5 1 1 3   14.33 12 0 5 4 3 5 .333 2.51   2.8 .560 3.19 1908 5 Bob Ewing
       
1909 No qualifiers         1909 No qualifiers
       
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
1910 4 Harry Gaspar   CIN 5 R 27 SP   17 16 1 1 7   44.33 41 1 17 13 12 12 .226 2.64   5.0 .294 5.04 1910 4 Harry Gaspar
1910 6 George Suggs   CIN 5 R 27 SP   5 5 2 0 3   13.33 12 0 5 4 2 5 .357 2.70   2.0 .400 2.35 1910 6 George Suggs
       
1911 13 Bob Keefe   CIN 6 R 29 SP   13 11 1 1 3   35.67 30 1 13 11 12 16 .381 2.78   3.2 .246 2.69 1911 13 Bob Keefe
1911 11 Harry Gaspar   CIN 6 R 28 SP   12 10 2 2 4   33.00 35 1 15 12 9 10 .227 3.27   3.4 .283 3.07 1911 11 Harry Gaspar
       
1912 8 George Suggs   CIN 4 R 29 SP   6 6 2 1 3   18.00 19 0 8 6 3 6 .273 3.00   2.8 .467 3.12 1912 8 George Suggs
       
1913 4 Three Finger Brown Vet 27   CIN 7 R 36 SP   23 21 4 3 6   50.33 51 2 23 16 13 12 .188 2.86   4.8 .209 4.40 1913 4 Three Finger Brown
       
1914 T2 Red Ames   CIN 8 R 31 SP   10 10 1 3 6   27.33 25 1 12 8 9 12 .353 2.63   4.0 .400 4.35 1914 T2 Red Ames
       
1915 2 Rube Benton   CIN 7 L 28 SP   14 9 3 1 4   38.00 36 0 17 14 14 18 .360 3.32   4.6 .329 4.83 1915 2 Rube Benton
1915 5 Gene Dale   CIN 7 R 26 SP   14 7 3 2 3   37.33 32 1 14 10 13 13 .289 2.41   4.0 .286 3.91 1915 5 Gene Dale
       
1916 No qualifiers         1916 No qualifiers
       
1917 No qualifiers         1917 No qualifiers
       
1918 No qualifiers         1918 No qualifiers
       
1919 2 Dolf Luque   CIN 1 R 28   21 15 3 0 3   43.00 36 1 14 13 15 16 .314 2.72   4.2 .200 4.44 1919 2 Dolf Luque
1919 3 Jimmy Ring   CIN 1 R 24 SP   14 7 1 1 3   34.00 28 0 10 9 9 11 .297 2.38   3.5 .250 4.13 1919 3 Jimmy Ring
       
1920 9 Dutch Ruether   CIN 3 L 26 SP   4 4 0 1 3   4.67 3 0 2 2 1 1 .250 3.85   1.5 .375 1.28 1920 9 Dutch Ruether
       
1921 13 Dolf Luque   CIN 6 R 30 SP   5 5 0 1 3   10.67 5 1 3 3 4 4 .444 2.53   2.6 .520 3.25 1921 13 Dolf Luque
       
1922 No qualifiers         1922 No qualifiers
       
1923 6 Pete Donohue   CIN 2 R 22 SP   6 5 2 0 3   11.00 10 0 5 4 5 4 .267 3.27   2.1 .350 2.26 1923 6 Pete Donohue
       
1924 2 Jakie May   CIN 4 L 28   35 21 2 1 6   77.33 80 1 27 25 21 45 .446 2.91   6.8 .194 6.82 1924 2 Jakie May
       
1925 No qualifiers         1925 No qualifiers
       
1926 3 Jakie May   CIN 2 L 30 SP   30 22 5 4 3   66.33 60 1 24 22 13 39 .534 2.99   6.2 .207 6.06 1926 3 Jakie May
       
1927 4 Art Nehf   CIN 5 L 34   16 14 3 1 4   27.33 28 2 12 10 7 16 .457 3.29   1.9 .119 1.20 1927 4 Art Nehf
       
1928 No qualifiers         1928 No qualifiers
       
1929 No qualifiers         1929 No qualifiers
       
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
1930 8 Archie Campbell   R CIN 7 R 26   20 12 1 2 4   43.00 48 1 26 25 23 17 .239 5.23   3.0 .150 2.28 1930 8 Archie Campbell
       
1931 No qualifiers         1931 No qualifiers
       
1932 No qualifiers         1932 No qualifiers
       
1933 No qualifiers         1933 No qualifiers
       
1934 8 Paul Derringer   CIN 8 R 27 SP   16 15 2 4 4   29.00 33 0 14 11 15 19 .396 3.41   3.4 .213 3.04 1934 8 Paul Derringer
       
1935 7 Don Brennan   CIN 6 R 31   33 18 3 3 5   75.67 63 3 30 27 33 39 .406 3.21   7.4 .224 6.02 1935 7 Don Brennan
       
1936 8 Don Brennan   CIN 5 R 32   37 23 5 1 9   77.00 94 2 45 32 27 28 .231 3.74   4.6 .124 2.94 1936 8 Don Brennan
1936 5 Paul Derringer T11   CIN 5 R 29 SP   14 10 2 3 5   26.00 22 0 12 10 6 17 .607 3.46   4.5 .321 4.64 1936 5 Paul Derringer
1936 4 Peaches Davis   R CIN 5 R 31 SP   11 10 2 1 5   21.67 22 0 4 4 1 6 .261 1.66   4.4 .400 5.06 1936 4 Peaches Davis
       
1937 6 Al Hollingsworth   CIN 8 L 29 SP   19 12 2 2 5   36.67 34 1 19 14 15 13 .265 3.44   3.6 .189 2.65 1937 6 Al Hollingsworth
1937 7 Lee Grissom T19   a CIN 8 L 29 SP   20 16 1 1 6   23.00 26 2 8 8 7 16 .485 3.13   3.3 .165 2.26 1937 7 Lee Grissom
       
1938 10 Joe Cascarella   CIN 4 R 31   32 23 4 6 4   57.67 61 2 29 27 22 27 .325 4.21   2.6 .081 1.36 1938 10 Joe Cascarella
       
1939 No qualifiers         1939 No qualifiers
       
1940 1 Joe Beggs 17   CIN 1 R 30   36 27 12 3 7   74.00 62 1 15 13 18 25 .313 1.58   13.1 .364 14.52 1940 1 Joe Beggs
       
1941 7 Joe Beggs   CIN 3 R 31   37 27 4 3 5   57.33 56 2 29 24 27 19 .229 3.77   4.2 .114 3.02 1941 7 Joe Beggs
       
1942 4 Joe Beggs   CIN 4 R 32   38 30 6 5 8   88.67 65 4 28 21 33 24 .245 2.13   10.4 .274 8.97 1942 4 Joe Beggs
       
1943 1 Clyde Shoun T10   CIN 2 L 31   40 29 13 3 7   117.67 100 3 37 36 36 53 .390 2.75   13.7 .343 15.86 1943 1 Clyde Shoun
1943 6 Joe Beggs   CIN 2 R 33   35 26 4 5 6   78.67 92 0 35 27 18 18 .164 3.09   5.5 .157 4.31 1943 6 Joe Beggs
       
1944 No qualifiers         1944 No qualifiers
       
1945 No qualifiers         1945 No qualifiers
       
1946 3 Harry Gumbert   CIN 6 R 36   26 19 5 1 4   45.00 39 4 13 12 21 22 .367 2.40   6.4 .246 6.30 1946 3 Harry Gumbert
       
1947 3 Harry Gumbert   CIN 5 R 37   46 34 10 10 10   90.33 88 3 42 39 47 43 .319 3.89   9.2 .200 8.87 1947 3 Harry Gumbert
       
1948 2 Harry Gumbert   CIN 7 R 38   61 46 10 8 17   106.00 123 5 51 41 34 26 .166 3.48   12.4 .203 12.00 1948 2 Harry Gumbert
       
1949 No qualifiers         1949 No qualifiers
       
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
1950 No qualifiers         1950 No qualifiers
       
1951 2 Frank Smith   CIN 6 R 23   50 35 5 5 11   76.00 65 7 33 27 22 34 .391 3.20   9.0 .180 9.17 1951 2 Frank Smith
1951 4 Ken Raffensberger 18   CIN 6 L 33 SP   9 8 1 2 5   19.00 17 1 5 4 3 3 .150 1.89   4.6 .511 7.90 1951 4 Ken Raffensberger
       
1952 7 Frank Smith   CIN 6 R 24   51 37 12 9 7   106.67 92 11 44 39 34 65 .516 3.29   9.8 .192 8.39 1952 7 Frank Smith
       
1953 No qualifiers         1953 No qualifiers
       
1954 3 Frank Smith   CIN 5 R 26   50 43 5 8 20   81.00 60 15 29 24 29 51 .573 2.67   13.1 .262 14.26 1954 3 Frank Smith
       
1955 2 Hersh Freeman   CIN 5 R 26   52 27 7 4 11   91.67 94 3 31 22 30 37 .298 2.16   11.5 .221 12.11 1955 2 Hersh Freeman
       
1956 1 Hersh Freeman 13 CIN 3 R 27   64 47 14 5 18   108.67 112 2 44 41 34 50 .342 3.40   15.0 .234 16.48 1956 1 Hersh Freeman
     
1957 9 Hersh Freeman CIN 4 R 28   52 26 7 2 8 4 .667   83.67 90 14 49 42 14 36 .346 4.52   6.5 .125 5.18 1957 9 Hersh Freeman
     
1958 8 Hal Jeffcoat CIN 4 R 33   49 34 6 8 9 3 .750   75.00 76 8 34 31 26 35 .343 3.72   7.0 .143 6.11 1958 8 Hal Jeffcoat
     
1959 7 Brooks Lawrence CIN T5 R 34   29 22 4 5 10 2 .833   49.33 48 4 23 21 13 30 .492 3.83   5.4 .186 5.14 1959 7 Brooks Lawrence
     
1960 4 Jim Brosnan CIN 6 R 30   55 27 7 2 12 2 .857   95.00 68 4 23 18 19 60 .690 1.71   14.3 .260 14.77 1960 4 Jim Brosnan
1960 8 Bill Henry a(2) CIN 6 L 32   51 38 1 5 17 5 .773   67.67 62 8 25 24 20 58 .707 3.19   7.8 .153 6.17 1960 8 Bill Henry
     
1961 3 Jim Brosnan 20 CIN 1 R 31   53 34 10 4 16 4 .800   80.00 77 7 34 27 18 40 .421 3.04   12.5 .236 13.32 1961 3 Jim Brosnan
1961 5 Bill Henry CIN 1 L 33   47 32 2 1 16 2 .889   53.33 50 8 18 13 15 53 .815 2.19   9.6 .204 9.52 1961 5 Bill Henry
     
1962 12 Jim Brosnan CIN 3 R 32   48 34 4 4 13 5 .722   64.67 76 6 27 24 18 51 .543 3.34   7.1 .148 6.25 1962 12 Jim Brosnan
1962 15 Bill Henry CIN 3 L 34   40 21 4 2 11 5 .688   37.33 40 5 21 19 20 35 .583 4.58   3.1 .078 1.98 1962 15 Bill Henry
     
1963 10 Al Worthington CIN 5 R 34   50 32 4 4 10 4 .714   81.33 75 6 34 27 31 55 .519 2.99   7.1 .142 5.51 1963 10 Al Worthington
1963 14 Bill Henry CIN 5 L 35   47 33 1 3 14 5 .737   52.00 55 4 30 24 11 45 .682 4.15   3.5 .074 1.96 1963 14 Bill Henry
     
1964 1 Sammy Ellis 16 R CIN T2 R 23   47 32 7 2 14 2 .875   83.33 60 4 17 15 15 90 1.200 1.62   15.8 .336 20.72 1964 1 Sammy Ellis
     
1965 8 Billy McCool CIN 4 L 20   60 43 9 8 21 7 .750   96.67 78 8 42 42 45 113 .919 3.91   8.4 .140 6.96 1965 8 Billy McCool
     
1966 6 Don Nottebart CIN 7 R 30   58 28 5 4 11 6 .647   106.67 93 11 43 38 42 64 .474 3.21   9.8 .169 9.35 1966 6 Don Nottebart
1966 13 Billy McCool a CIN 7 L 21   57 45 8 8 18 7 .720   105.33 76 5 32 29 41 104 .889 2.48   4.5 .079 2.93 1966 13 Billy McCool
     
1967 1 Ted Abernathy 20 CIN 4 L 34   70 61 6 3 28 6 .824   106.33 63 1 19 15 41 88 .846 1.27   24.1 .344 31.00 1967 1 Ted Abernathy
     
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
1968 5 Ted Abernathy CIN 4 L 35   78 53 10 7 13 8 .619   134.67 111 9 43 37 55 64 .386 2.47   12.5 .160 11.38 1968 5 Ted Abernathy
1968 7 Clay Carroll T25 CIN 4 R 27   57 39 7 7 17 3 .850   112.67 96 3 34 31 29 54 .432 2.48   11.5 .202 10.86 1968 7 Clay Carroll
     
1969 3 Wayne Granger T15 R CIN 3W R 25   90 55 9 6 27 10 .730   144.67 143 10 64 45 40 68 .372 2.80   14.9 .166 13.71 1969 3 Wayne Granger
1969 7 Clay Carroll CIN 3W R 28   67 37 11 6 7 10 .412   125.33 123 7 55 45 67 77 .405 3.23   10.1 .151 8.87 1969 7 Clay Carroll
     
1970 5 Clay Carroll CIN 1W R 29   65 31 9 4 16 2 .889   104.33 104 4 38 30 27 63 .481 2.59   14.2 .218 14.92 1970 5 Clay Carroll
1970 3 Wayne Granger 30 8 CIN 1W R 26   67 59 6 5 35 4 .897   84.67 79 5 33 25 27 38 .358 2.66   14.9 .222 15.80 1970 3 Wayne Granger
     
1971 11 Wayne Granger CIN 5W R 27   70 41 7 6 11 0 1.000   100.00 94 8 39 37 28 51 .418 3.33   8.5 .121 6.75 1971 11 Wayne Granger
1971 5 Clay Carroll a CIN 5W R 30   61 40 10 4 15 3 .833   93.67 78 5 26 26 42 64 .533 2.50   12.7 .208 13.22 1971 5 Clay Carroll
1971 13 Joe Gibbon CIN 5W L 36   50 33 5 6 11 4 .733   64.33 54 3 25 21 32 34 .395 2.94   6.7 .134 5.59 1971 13 Joe Gibbon
     
1972 7 Pedro Borbon CIN 1W R 26   60 26 8 2 11 1 .917   119.00 107 5 40 38 32 48 .345 2.87   10.5 .175 9.03 1972 7 Pedro Borbon
1972 5 Clay Carroll T13 T5 a CIN 1W R 31   65 54 6 4 37 3 .925   96.00 89 5 27 24 32 51 .421 2.25   13.3 .205 12.37 1972 5 Clay Carroll
     
1973 3 Pedro Borbon CIN 1W R 27   80 36 11 4 14 5 .737   121.00 137 4 33 29 35 60 .349 2.16   14.7 .184 14.90 1973 3 Pedro Borbon
1973 18 Clay Carroll CIN 1W R 32   48 24 6 7 14 4 .778   64.67 86 4 41 33 28 30 .263 4.59   3.1 .065 1.87 1973 18 Clay Carroll
1973 13 Tom Hall CIN 1W L 25   47 22 7 4 8 6 .571   65.00 44 11 26 23 31 57 .760 3.18   6.9 .147 6.25 1973 13 Tom Hall
     
1974 5 Pedro Borbon CIN 2W R 28   73 44 10 7 14 6 .700   139.00 133 11 54 50 32 53 .321 3.24   12.2 .167 11.58 1974 5 Pedro Borbon
     
1975 8 Will McEnaney R CIN 1W L 23   70 38 5 2 15 4 .789   91.00 92 6 29 25 23 48 .417 2.47   10.1 .144 9.39 1975 8 Will McEnaney
1975 3 Rawly Eastwick R-T3 CIN 1W R 24   58 40 5 3 22 3 .880   90.00 77 6 26 26 25 61 .598 2.60   12.7 .219 14.53 1975 3 Rawly Eastwick
1975 9 Clay Carroll CIN 1W R 34   54 27 7 5 7 6 .538   87.33 86 1 25 23 29 37 .322 2.37   9.1 .169 9.14 1975 9 Clay Carroll
     
1976 18 Pedro Borbon CIN 1W R 30   68 26 4 3 8 3 .727   117.67 127 4 45 41 30 51 .325 3.14   7.6 .112 5.76 1976 18 Pedro Borbon
1976 2 Rawly Eastwick 13 5 CIN 1W R 25   71 59 11 5 26 9 .743   107.67 93 3 30 25 27 70 .583 2.09   16.7 .235 18.34 1976 2 Rawly Eastwick
     
1977 7 Pedro Borbon CIN 2W R 31   73 54 10 5 18 5 .783   127.00 131 7 48 45 24 48 .310 3.19   13.9 .190 13.08 1977 7 Pedro Borbon
     
1978 3 Doug Bair CIN 2W R 28   70 56 7 6 28 5 .848   100.33 87 6 23 22 38 91 .728 1.97   18.1 .259 20.32 1978 3 Doug Bair
     
1979 12 Doug Bair CIN 1W R 29   65 42 11 7 16 7 .696   94.33 93 7 47 45 51 86 .597 4.29   7.8 .120 6.09 1979 12 Doug Bair
1979 4 Tom Hume CIN 1W R 26   45 33 5 5 17 3 .850   80.33 73 1 19 18 17 42 .467 2.02   14.4 .320 18.35 1979 4 Tom Hume
     
1980 3 Tom Hume CIN 3W R 27   78 62 9 10 25 10 .714   137.00 121 6 44 39 38 68 .428 2.56   19.0 .244 21.19 1980 3 Tom Hume
     
1981 7 Tom Hume CIN 1W R 28   51 40 9 4 13 5 .722   67.67 63 7 27 26 31 27 .287 3.46   7.8 .153 6.95 1981 7 Tom Hume
     
1982 13 Tom Hume a CIN 6W R 29   46 37 2 6 17 2 .895   63.67 57 2 24 22 21 22 .282 3.11   8.6 .187 8.45 1982 13 Tom Hume
     
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
1983 14 Bill Scherrer R CIN 6W L 25   73 32 2 3 10 6 .625   92.00 73 6 31 28 33 57 .538 2.74   11.1 .152 9.67 1983 14 Bill Scherrer
1983 26 Ben Hayes R CIN 6W R 25   60 34 4 6 7 3 .700   69.33 82 8 53 50 37 44 .370 6.49   - .000 - 1983 26 Ben Hayes
1983 23 Tom Hume CIN 6W R 30   48 33 3 5 9 3 .750   66.00 66 8 40 35 41 34 .318 4.77   2.5 .052 1.28 1983 23 Tom Hume
     
1984 6 Ted Power CIN 5W R 29   78 42 9 7 11 4 .733   108.67 93 4 37 34 46 81 .583 2.82   13.6 .174 12.89 1984 6 Ted Power
     
1985 3 John Franco CIN 2W L 24   67 33 12 3 12 3 .800   99.00 83 5 27 24 40 61 .496 2.18   16.0 .239 17.63 1985 3 John Franco
1985 5 Ted Power CIN 2W R 30   64 50 8 6 27 9 .750   80.00 65 2 27 24 45 42 .382 2.70   14.2 .222 15.08 1985 5 Ted Power
     
1986 7 Ron Robinson CIN 2W R 24   70 32 10 3 14 6 .700   116.67 110 10 44 42 43 117 .765 3.24   12.9 .184 12.60 1986 7 Ron Robinson
1986 5 John Franco a CIN 2W L 25   74 52 6 6 29 9 .763   101.00 90 7 40 33 44 84 .627 2.94   15.0 .203 15.36 1986 5 John Franco
     
1987 6 John Franco a CIN 2W L 26   68 60 8 5 32 9 .780   82.00 76 6 26 23 27 61 .592 2.52   15.2 .224 15.96 1987 6 John Franco
     
1988 1 John Franco 12 CIN 2W L 27   70 61 6 6 39 3 .929   86.00 60 3 18 15 27 46 .529 1.57   19.6 .280 24.32 1988 1 John Franco
     
1989 11 John Franco a CIN 5W L 28   60 50 4 8 32 7 .821   80.67 77 3 35 28 36 60 .531 3.12   10.5 .175 9.78 1989 11 John Franco
     
1990 1 Rob Dibble a CIN 1W R 26   68 29 8 3 11 6 .647   98.00 62 3 22 19 34 136 1.417 1.74   17.1 .251 19.41 1990 1 Rob Dibble
1990 2 Randy Myers T17 5 a CIN 1W L 27   66 59 4 6 31 6 .838   86.67 59 6 24 20 38 98 1.010 2.08   16.7 .253 19.01 1990 2 Randy Myers
     
1991 4 Rob Dibble a CIN 5W R 27   67 57 3 5 31 5 .861   82.33 67 5 32 29 25 124 1.348 3.17   12.6 .188 13.47 1991 4 Rob Dibble
1991 22 Randy Myers CIN 5W L 28   46 18 4 7 6 4 .600   61.67 54 3 26 25 37 53 .582 3.65   4.5 .098 3.47 1991 22 Randy Myers
     
1992 11 Norm Charlton a CIN 2W L 29   64 46 4 2 26 8 .765   81.33 79 7 39 27 26 90 .857 2.99   9.5 .148 9.06 1992 11 Norm Charlton
1992 5 Rob Dibble CIN 2W R 28   63 49 3 5 25 5 .833   70.33 48 3 26 24 31 110 1.392 3.07   11.6 .184 12.33 1992 5 Rob Dibble
     
1993 18 Jeff Reardon CIN 5W R 37   58 32 4 6 8 4 .667   61.67 66 4 34 28 10 35 .461 4.09   5.3 .091 3.62 1993 18 Jeff Reardon
1993 21 Rob Dibble CIN 5W R 29   45 37 1 4 19 9 .679   41.67 34 8 33 30 42 49 .645 6.48   - .000 - 1993 21 Rob Dibble
     
1994 6 Jeff Brantley CIN 1C R 30   50 35 6 6 15 6 .714   65.33 46 6 20 18 28 63 .851 2.48   10.1 .202 10.51 1994 6 Jeff Brantley
1994 12 Chuck McElroy CIN 1C L 26   52 13 1 2 5 6 .455   57.67 52 3 15 15 15 38 .567 2.34   6.9 .133 5.83 1994 12 Chuck McElroy
     
1995 5 Jeff Brantley CIN 1C R 31   56 49 3 2 28 4 .875   70.33 53 11 22 22 20 62 .849 2.82   12.5 .223 13.80 1995 5 Jeff Brantley
     
1996 8 Jeff Shaw CIN 3C R 29   78 24 8 6 4 7 .364   104.67 99 8 34 29 29 69 .539 2.49   12.4 .159 11.71 1996 8 Jeff Shaw
1996 4 Jeff Brantley CIN 3C R 32   66 61 1 2 44 5 .898   71.00 54 7 21 19 28 76 .927 2.41   14.0 .212 15.28 1996 4 Jeff Brantley
     
1997 1 Jeff Shaw CIN 3C R 30   78 62 4 2 42 7 .857   94.67 79 7 26 25 12 74 .813 2.38   20.9 .268 27.36 1997 1 Jeff Shaw
     
1998 16 Gabe White CIN 4C L 26   66 29 5 3 9 4 .692   83.33 63 15 34 32 24 74 .851 3.46   8.8 .133 7.51 1998 16 Gabe White
1998 4 Jeff Shaw a CIN 4C R 31   39 35 2 4 23 5 .821   49.67 40 2 11 10 12 29 .558 1.81   10.7 .274 12.86 1998 4 Jeff Shaw
     
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
1999 4 Danny Graves CIN 2C R 25   75 56 8 7 27 9 .750   111.00 90 10 42 38 49 69 .496 3.08   16.1 .215 17.27 1999 4 Danny Graves
1999 3 Scott Williamson a R-1 CIN 2C R 23   62 40 12 7 19 7 .731   93.33 54 8 29 25 43 107 1.103 2.41   16.8 .271 20.26 1999 3 Scott Williamson
     
2000 1 Danny Graves a CIN 2C R 26   66 57 10 5 30 5 .857   91.33 81 8 31 26 42 53 .431 2.56   17.3 .262 21.57 2000 1 Danny Graves
     
2001 8 Danny Graves CIN 5C R 27   66 54 6 5 32 7 .821   80.33 83 7 41 37 18 49 .485 4.15   10.8 .164 10.94 2001 8 Danny Graves
     
2002 9 Danny Graves CIN 3C R 28   64 54 6 3 32 7 .821   79.67 83 6 33 31 22 46 .438 3.50   13.3 .208 13.59 2002 9 Danny Graves
2002 15 Scott Williamson CIN 3C R 26   63 23 3 4 8 4 .667   74.00 46 5 27 24 36 84 1.024 2.92   10.3 .163 9.33 2002 15 Scott Williamson
     
2003 11 Chris Reitsma CIN 5C R 25   54 36 8 4 12 6 .667   66.67 65 9 27 26 15 47 .588 3.51   8.9 .165 8.11 2003 11 Chris Reitsma
2003 13 Scott Williamson CIN 5C R 27   42 34 5 3 21 5 .808   42.33 34 6 15 15 25 53 .898 3.19   7.2 .171 6.69 2003 13 Scott Williamson
     
2004 15 Danny Graves a CIN 4C R 30   68 59 1 6 41 9 .820   68.33 77 12 39 30 13 40 .444 3.95   7.5 .110 5.50 2004 15 Danny Graves
     
2005 13 Dave Weathers CIN 5C R 35   73 41 7 4 15 4 .789   77.67 71 7 36 34 29 61 .610 3.94   9.1 .125 7.46 2005 13 Dave Weathers
2005 T23 Danny Graves CIN 5C R 31   20 18 1 1 10 2 .833   18.33 30 4 18 15 12 8 .190 7.36   - .000 - 2005 T23 Danny Graves
     
2006 12 Todd Coffey CIN 3C R 25   81 28 6 7 8 4 .667   78.00 85 7 34 31 27 60 .536 3.58   9.4 .116 8.02 2006 12 Todd Coffey
2006 9 Dave Weathers CIN 3C R 36   67 32 4 4 12 7 .632   73.67 61 12 31 29 34 50 .526 3.54   10.2 .152 9.96 2006 9 Dave Weathers
2006 25 Eddie Guardado CIN 3C L 35   15 11 0 0 8 2 .800   14.00 15 2 5 2 2 17 1.000 1.29   3.0 .200 3.36 2006 25 Eddie Guardado
     
2007 4 Dave Weathers CIN 5C R 37   70 60 2 6 33 6 .846   77.67 67 4 33 31 27 48 .511 3.59   14.0 .200 15.21 2007 4 Dave Weathers
     
2008 5 Francisco Cordero CIN 5C R 33   72 63 5 4 34 6 .850   70.33 61 6 28 26 38 78 .788 3.33   12.3 .171 12.87 2008 5 Francisco Cordero
     
2009 5 Francisco Cordero a CIN 4C R 34   68 59 2 6 39 4 .907   66.67 58 2 21 16 30 58 .659 2.16   13.8 .203 15.16 2009 5 Francisco Cordero
     
2010 12 Francisco Cordero CIN 1C R 35   75 64 6 5 40 8 .833   72.67 68 5 32 31 36 59 .567 3.84   10.5 .140 9.39 2010 12 Francisco Cordero
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Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia