Fantasy Baseball Closer Depth Charts

What is a baseball closer report?
A closer report provides a snapshot of the closer situation for all 30 MLB teams. Current closers are listed along with their job security in the closing role. The ""Next in line"" list features the order of relievers most likely to take over if a closing change is made. For more analysis, check out our latest Closer articles. Most recent update: 9/20/2017.

  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Fernando Rodney (RHP) FAStrong55.16539604.231.199.2105103.121.15
Next In Line 
Fernando Rodney (RHP) FAStrong55.16539604.231.193.161000.001.20
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David Hernandez (RHP) FA 55.05222183.111.049.250034.151.15
David Hernandez (RHP) FA 55.05222183.111.045.230013.860.64
Archie Bradley (RHP) 73.07916251.731.0411.1111163.971.24
Archie Bradley (RHP) 73.07916251.731.045.140128.442.44
Randall Delgado (RHP) 63.2601123.591.180.000000.000.00
Randall Delgado (RHP) 63.2601123.591.180.000000.000.00
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Arodys Vizcaino (RHP)Medium57.164143172.831.109.0115103.001.22
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Arodys Vizcaino (RHP)Medium57.164143172.831.103.073109.001.00
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Jim Johnson (RHP) 57.26122915.561.487.250002.701.20
Jim Johnson (RHP) 57.26122915.561.484.030002.251.50
Mauricio Cabrera (RHP) MiLB 0.000000.000.000.000000.000.00
Mauricio Cabrera (RHP) MiLB 0.000000.000.000.000000.000.00
Jose Ramirez (RHP) 62.05605273.191.198.270149.392.09
Jose Ramirez (RHP) 62.05605273.191.191.1200147.257.50
Ian Krol (LHP) MiLB 49.0440035.331.458.170003.241.08
Ian Krol (LHP) MiLB 49.0440035.331.452.030000.001.50
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Zach Britton (LHP)Strong37.12915202.891.538.072102.251.25
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Zach Britton (LHP)Strong37.12915202.891.532.141000.001.29
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Brad Brach (RHP) 68.07018693.181.1311.2111025.061.78
Brad Brach (RHP) 68.07018693.181.136.071019.002.33
Darren O'Day (RHP) 60.17622173.431.089.0130021.000.89
Darren O'Day (RHP) 60.17622173.431.086.260010.000.53
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Craig Kimbrel (RHP)Strong69.012635411.430.6811.0203000.820.82
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Craig Kimbrel (RHP)Strong69.012635411.430.686.072001.500.67
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Addison Reed (RHP) FA 76.076192152.841.0514.2130042.631.10
Addison Reed (RHP) FA 76.076192152.841.058.170021.080.96
Joe Kelly (RHP) 58.05204132.791.1912.1160003.651.05
Joe Kelly (RHP) 58.05204132.791.195.090003.601.40
Heath Hembree (RHP) 62.07003143.631.458.2100002.350.91
Heath Hembree (RHP) 62.07003143.631.454.240004.911.36
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Wade Davis (RHP) FAStrong59.27932102.301.1412.0204103.001.08
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Wade Davis (RHP) FAStrong59.27932102.301.147.0132103.861.14
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C.J. Edwards (RHP) 66.19404252.981.0112.0160141.500.92
C.J. Edwards (RHP) 66.19404252.981.016.180030.000.47
Hector Rondon (RHP) FA 57.16903104.241.227.1100000.000.27
Hector Rondon (RHP) FA 57.16903104.241.223.140000.000.30
Koji Uehara (RHP) FA 43.05023143.981.161.200000.003.00
Koji Uehara (RHP) FA 43.05023143.981.160.000000.000.00
Pedro Strop (RHP) 60.16504212.831.189.0110130.001.22
Pedro Strop (RHP) 60.16504212.831.185.080120.001.20
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Raisel Iglesias (RHP)Strong76.09228202.491.1110.2114105.591.14
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Raisel Iglesias (RHP)Strong76.09228202.491.113.0211015.002.33
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Drew Storen (RHP) FA 55.2481264.451.460.000000.000.00
Drew Storen (RHP) FA 55.2481264.451.460.000000.000.00
Michael Lorenzen (RHP) 83.08025184.451.3512.2111226.171.29
Michael Lorenzen (RHP) 83.08025184.451.356.051119.001.33
Anthony Cingrani (LHP) 42.2520194.321.209.0140021.001.00
Anthony Cingrani (LHP) 42.2520194.321.204.160020.001.15
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Cody Allen (RHP)Medium67.19230442.941.1612.0178003.751.00
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Cody Allen (RHP)Medium67.19230442.941.167.2113006.751.20
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Andrew Miller (LHP) 63.29522271.440.838.0160060.001.13
Andrew Miller (LHP) 63.29522271.440.837.2150050.001.05
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Greg Holland (RHP) FAWeak57.17041413.611.1510.2125001.860.62
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Greg Holland (RHP) FAWeak57.17041413.611.154.281002.451.09
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Adam Ottavino (RHP) 53.16302215.061.637.2110012.701.50
Adam Ottavino (RHP) 53.16302215.061.633.140000.000.90
Pat Neshek (RHP) FA 62.16914231.590.8710.0120081.800.80
Pat Neshek (RHP) FA 62.16914231.590.875.270031.930.64
Carlos Estevez (RHP) 32.1310065.571.6410.0110023.601.40
Carlos Estevez (RHP) 32.1310065.571.645.260010.001.07
Michael McClendon 0.000000.000.000.000000.000.00
Michael McClendon 0.000000.000.000.000000.000.00
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Juan Minaya (RHP)Weak44.2519124.531.339.096004.001.44
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Juan Minaya (RHP)Weak44.2519124.531.336.065000.001.00
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Danny Farquhar (RHP) 49.14502134.201.3610.280135.591.24
Danny Farquhar (RHP) 49.14502134.201.365.240021.930.43
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Shane Greene (RHP)Medium68.27394142.791.268.073102.251.50
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Shane Greene (RHP)Medium68.27394142.791.264.032002.251.25
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Alex Wilson (RHP) SUS 60.04225174.501.375.1501213.501.88
Alex Wilson (RHP) SUS 60.04225174.501.372.0301022.502.50
Bruce Rondon (RHP) FA 16.22211710.911.980.000000.000.00
Bruce Rondon (RHP) FA 16.22211710.911.980.000000.000.00
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kenneth Giles (RHP)Medium63.28334422.301.0411.0157111.641.27
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Kenneth Giles (RHP)Medium63.28334422.301.045.063000.001.60
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Luke Gregerson (RHP) FA 61.07013184.571.349.1100137.711.29
Luke Gregerson (RHP) FA 61.07013184.571.345.260025.790.86
Chris Devenski (RHP) 81.210046242.680.9411.2131133.381.22
Chris Devenski (RHP) 81.210046242.680.945.170031.690.94
Will Harris (RHP) 45.15222202.980.9710.2120033.721.14
Will Harris (RHP) 45.15222202.980.976.080031.500.50
Michael Feliz (RHP) 48.0700225.631.563.1500013.502.70
Michael Feliz (RHP) 48.0700225.631.562.050000.001.00

Kansas City Royals

Closer By Commitee
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kelvin Herrera (RHP) 59.15626544.251.359.060227.001.44
Kelvin Herrera (RHP) 59.15626544.251.356.050021.500.67
Brandon Maurer (RHP) 59.15922466.521.535.1520013.503.00
Brandon Maurer (RHP) 59.15922466.521.532.220005.401.80
Scott Alexander (LHP) 69.0594292.481.3013.2122033.551.42
Scott Alexander (LHP) 69.0594292.481.305.160025.061.69
Mike Minor (LHP) 78.28863172.551.0213.2136040.711.11
Mike Minor (LHP) 78.28863172.551.025.255000.000.64
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Blake Parker (RHP)Weak67.18682152.540.838.1114015.400.72
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Blake Parker (RHP)Weak67.18682152.540.833.142005.400.90
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Cameron Bedrosian (RHP) 45.25365104.431.3010.290237.451.55
Cameron Bedrosian (RHP) 45.25365104.431.305.2602111.571.71
Yusmeiro Petit (RHP) 91.110141142.760.9515.1192024.700.85
Yusmeiro Petit (RHP) 91.110141142.760.955.1900113.502.06
Keynan Middleton (RHP) 58.16332103.861.3412.0141021.501.08
Keynan Middleton (RHP) 58.16332103.861.347.070010.001.00
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Kenley Jansen (RHP)Strong68.110941111.320.759.0155002.001.22
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Kenley Jansen (RHP)Strong68.110941111.320.755.283001.930.86
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Pedro Baez (RHP) 63.06303232.861.308.21101110.572.35
Pedro Baez (RHP) 63.06303232.861.305.070117.201.60
Grant Dayton (LHP) MiLB 24.2200144.941.310.000000.000.00
Grant Dayton (LHP) MiLB 24.2200144.941.310.000000.000.00
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Brad Ziegler (RHP)Weak47.02610674.791.554.021204.501.75
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Brad Ziegler (RHP)Weak47.02610674.791.552.111100.000.86
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Junichi Tazawa (RHP) 55.1380395.691.3913.180026.081.58
Junichi Tazawa (RHP) 55.1380395.691.395.1500110.132.25
Kyle Barraclough (RHP) 66.07614223.001.3810.2111113.721.45
Kyle Barraclough (RHP) 66.07614223.001.384.031000.000.75
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Corey Knebel (RHP)Strong76.0126396111.781.1611.1177104.761.41
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Corey Knebel (RHP)Strong76.0126396111.781.168.0114105.631.50
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Carlos Torres (RHP) FA 73.25613134.211.537.030003.861.71
Carlos Torres (RHP) FA 73.25613134.211.533.010003.001.67
Jacob Barnes (RHP) 72.08025244.001.2514.0130003.860.86
Jacob Barnes (RHP) 72.08025244.001.258.260001.170.65
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Matt Belisle (RHP) FAWeak60.15494174.031.1610.254100.930.41
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Matt Belisle (RHP) FAWeak60.15494174.031.164.022000.000.50
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Taylor Rogers (LHP) 56.24904303.071.318.290020.001.57
Taylor Rogers (LHP) 56.24904303.071.313.250010.001.50
Ryan Pressly (RHP) 61.1610174.701.1610.0100014.501.70
Ryan Pressly (RHP) 61.1610174.701.167.060002.571.14
Glen Perkins (LHP) FA 6.220009.532.293.200006.751.88
Glen Perkins (LHP) FA 6.220009.532.291.100000.001.50
Trevor Hildenberger (RHP) 42.04412123.211.0512.1100164.380.97
Trevor Hildenberger (RHP) 42.04412123.211.054.140034.150.69
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
A.J. Ramos (RHP)Medium59.27227313.991.416.161117.112.21
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A.J. Ramos (RHP)Medium59.27227313.991.413.050119.003.33
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Jeurys Familia (RHP) 25.2256124.381.4612.0123013.001.08
Jeurys Familia (RHP) 25.2256124.381.465.183011.690.94
Jerry Blevins (LHP) 49.06917192.941.378.0120043.381.63
Jerry Blevins (LHP) 49.06917192.941.374.230040.001.36
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Dellin Betances (RHP)Weak60.2100103192.871.2210.2150125.591.34
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Dellin Betances (RHP)Weak60.2100103192.871.224.130010.000.92
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Aroldis Chapman (LHP) 50.16922413.221.1311.0146010.000.36
Aroldis Chapman (LHP) 50.16922413.221.137.274000.000.15
David Robertson (RHP) 68.19814281.840.8515.0230050.000.53
David Robertson (RHP) 68.19814281.840.857.1140040.000.41
Tommy Kahnle (RHP) 63.29606152.591.1210.0150030.901.30
Tommy Kahnle (RHP) 63.29606152.591.123.170012.700.90
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Blake Treinen (RHP)Weak76.274165103.931.3914.0176012.571.43
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Blake Treinen (RHP)Weak76.274165103.931.398.086000.001.38
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Santiago Casilla (RHP) 59.05716744.271.3611.280004.221.22
Santiago Casilla (RHP) 59.05716744.271.365.050003.600.80
Ryan Dull (RHP) 42.04502205.141.2612.1110164.380.97
Ryan Dull (RHP) 42.04502205.141.265.240139.641.71
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Hector Neris (RHP)Weak75.28626343.011.2613.0208002.771.15
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Hector Neris (RHP)Weak75.28626343.011.267.0145001.290.71
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Edubray Ramos (RHP) 58.2750394.211.4712.1190141.460.73
Edubray Ramos (RHP) 58.2750394.211.478.2100122.350.65
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Felipe Rivero (LHP)Strong75.188212141.550.8810.0115101.801.00
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Felipe Rivero (LHP)Strong75.188212141.550.885.053103.601.20
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Joaquin Benoit (RHP) FA 50.14624134.651.291.010000.001.00
Joaquin Benoit (RHP) FA 50.14624134.651.290.000000.000.00
Daniel Hudson (RHP) 62.26602214.521.4810.0120042.701.60
Daniel Hudson (RHP) 62.26602214.521.485.170023.381.69
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Brad Hand (LHP)Weak79.1104215162.160.9311.1147102.381.15
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Brad Hand (LHP)Weak79.1104215162.160.936.094000.000.67
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Carter Capps (RHP) 12.170016.571.144.250010.000.00
Carter Capps (RHP) 12.170016.571.140.000000.000.00
Phil Maton (RHP) 43.0461084.191.2810.2120003.721.34
Phil Maton (RHP) 43.0461084.191.285.070001.800.60
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Edwin Diaz (RHP)Weak66.08934523.271.159.2123102.081.04
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Edwin Diaz (RHP)Weak66.08934523.271.155.252100.000.64
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Nick Vincent (RHP) 65.25002293.201.168.0601412.382.38
Nick Vincent (RHP) 65.25002293.201.163.0200215.002.67
Erasmo Ramirez (RHP) 131.11091164.391.1730.2290004.251.18
Erasmo Ramirez (RHP) 131.11091164.391.1713.0120002.771.00
Tony Zych (RHP) DL10 41.23511122.661.250.000000.000.00
Tony Zych (RHP) DL10 41.23511122.661.250.000000.000.00
James Pazos (LHP) 54.26503103.861.404.170038.311.62
James Pazos (LHP) 54.26503103.861.402.0200113.503.00
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Sam Dyson (RHP)Medium54.23313746.201.798.141205.401.44
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Sam Dyson (RHP)Medium54.23313746.201.794.1312010.382.54
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Mark Melancon (RHP) 30.02911554.501.432.2300010.802.40
Mark Melancon (RHP) 30.02911554.501.430.000000.000.00
Derek Law (RHP) 36.1344154.951.546.070003.000.83
Derek Law (RHP) 36.1344154.951.543.110000.000.00
Hunter Strickland (RHP) 60.15712202.691.469.250131.040.92
Hunter Strickland (RHP) 60.15712202.691.467.250131.350.90
Will Smith (LHP) 0.000000.000.000.000000.000.00
Will Smith (LHP) 0.000000.000.000.000000.000.00

St. Louis Cardinals

Closer By Commitee
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Seung-Hwan Oh (RHP) FA 59.15420474.101.384.010109.001.75
Seung-Hwan Oh (RHP) FA 59.15420474.101.383.010009.001.67
Juan Nicasio (RHP) FA 72.17264222.611.0812.0124001.500.92
Juan Nicasio (RHP) FA 72.17264222.611.088.282001.171.04
Tyler Lyons (LHP) 54.06831152.831.0910.0152044.501.40
Tyler Lyons (LHP) 54.06831152.831.095.2101025.791.07
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Alexander Colome (RHP)Strong67.25847613.241.206.036106.001.67
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Alexander Colome (RHP)Strong67.25847613.241.202.113003.861.29
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Bradley Boxberger (RHP) 29.1400253.381.169.1170010.960.96
Bradley Boxberger (RHP) 29.1400253.381.164.070010.000.50
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Alexander Claudio (LHP)Weak83.25611472.501.0410.264101.860.72
Next In Line 
Alexander Claudio (LHP)Weak83.25611472.501.046.243000.000.35
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Keone Kela (RHP) 39.25121112.790.914.151026.230.92
Keone Kela (RHP) 39.25121112.790.914.051022.250.25
Matt Bush (RHP) 52.158105103.961.455.0500310.802.40
Matt Bush (RHP) 52.158105103.961.454.040029.002.50
Jose Leclerc (RHP) 46.26021103.941.384.070006.752.00
Jose Leclerc (RHP) 46.26021103.941.381.220000.000.00
Jason Grilli (RHP) FA 40.0481246.531.633.050009.001.33
Jason Grilli (RHP) FA 40.0481246.531.631.010000.000.00
Tony Barnette (RHP) FA 57.1572445.491.509.271018.312.42
Tony Barnette (RHP) FA 57.1572445.491.503.0200021.004.33
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Roberto Osuna (RHP)Strong64.083391003.380.867.094203.860.86
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Roberto Osuna (RHP)Strong64.083391003.380.864.063000.000.00
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Joe Biagini (RHP) 120.2971295.341.4023.2100006.751.54
Joe Biagini (RHP) 120.2971295.341.4011.160007.941.76
Joe Smith (RHP) FA 54.07111223.331.048.2100064.701.43
Joe Smith (RHP) FA 54.07111223.331.044.040026.751.25
  2017 Season
CloserSecurityIP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP IP K SV BS HD ERA WHIP
Sean Doolittle (LHP)Medium51.16224292.810.8611.0148101.640.82
Next In Line 
Sean Doolittle (LHP)Medium51.16224292.810.865.063103.601.00
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Brandon Kintzler (RHP) FA 71.139296103.031.1512.241143.861.03
Brandon Kintzler (RHP) FA 71.139296103.031.157.221115.401.20
Ryan Madson (RHP) 59.06723251.830.8011.2151062.530.94
Ryan Madson (RHP) 59.06723251.830.805.280041.931.29