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Positional Tiers: Relief Pitcher

Postby WebHamster » Sun Mar 08, 2009 1:13 pm

This thread contains comments on the Cafe's "Positional Tiers: Relief Pitcher", which was posted in the Cafe's Player Rankings section by Michael Stephens on March 8, 2009. The full article can be read here.
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Re: Positional Tiers: Relief Pitcher

Postby Pogotheostrich » Sun Mar 08, 2009 3:10 pm

Good job.
I really think Bell is being undervalued though. His job is safe and he's in the right park. I don't buy that he will have less save ops cause his team isn't as good.
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Re: Positional Tiers: Relief Pitcher

Postby AquaMan2342 » Mon Mar 09, 2009 4:21 pm

Pogotheostrich wrote:Good job.
I don't buy that he will have less save ops cause his team isn't as good.


Yup. See: Brian Wilson, Joakim Soria....
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Re: Positional Tiers: Relief Pitcher

Postby GiantsFan14 » Mon Mar 09, 2009 4:58 pm

ya there have been studies done and there is actually very little correlation between wins and save opps. It makes sense because you would assume the games that worse teams do win would be by smaller margins of victory leading to a high percentage of their wins being actual save opps.
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Re: Positional Tiers: Relief Pitcher

Postby jeffturner » Sat Apr 04, 2009 3:10 am

GiantsFan14 wrote:ya there have been studies done and there is actually very little correlation between wins and save opps. It makes sense because you would assume the games that worse teams do win would be by smaller margins of victory leading to a high percentage of their wins being actual save opps.


yeah this is well said
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