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Postby DominicanLou » Tue Dec 09, 2003 4:12 pm

How do you qualify what counts as a reliever's rookie year?
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Postby shortsavage » Tue Dec 09, 2003 4:17 pm

Off of the top of my head, I think they fall under that 45 days on a big league roster rule, because most of them do not log the 50+ innings that it takes to be stripped of their rookie status.

So, if they are on a big league roster for more than 45 days, they are no longer a rookie.
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Postby Madison » Tue Dec 09, 2003 5:01 pm

Yes, you can't exceed 50 innings, or 130 abs, or over 45 days on active roster.
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Postby DominicanLou » Tue Dec 09, 2003 5:02 pm

Thanks guys
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Postby Area51's » Tue Dec 09, 2003 5:24 pm

Madison wrote:Yes, you can't exceed 50 innings, or 130 abs, or over 45 days on active roster.



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