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MLB Bullpen Report: 08/31/12

MLB Bullpen Report: 08/31/12

American League Baltimore Orioles (CL) Jim Johnson (R)–Recorded his 41st save of the season on Thursday after pitching 0.2 innings of relief. He gave up one hit in the appearance but was able to get the job done by forcing one ground ball out and one strikeout on just eight pitches thrown. (08/31/12) (SU) Pedro Strop (R)–Pitched 0.1 innings of relief on Thursday giving up two runs on two hits in 0.1 innings of relief. Strop … Read entire article »

Updated -8/6/2012
SavesStrikeoutsERA
Joel Hanrahan 32 Aroldis Chapman 100 Fernando Rodney 0.71
Jim Johnson 32 Kenley Jansen 77 Huston Street 0.82
Fernando Rodney 32 Craig Kimbrel 73 Craig Kimbrel 1.29
Craig Kimbrel 31 Ernesto Frieri 73 Aroldis Chapman 1.34
Chris Pérez 29 Tom Wilhelmsen 64 Steve Cishek 1.77
Rafael Soriano 26 Tyler Clippard 61 Rafael Soriano 1.88
Aroldis Chapman 25 John Axford 58 Kenley Jansen 1.95
Santiago Casilla 24 Glen Perkins 57 Ernesto Frieri 2.00
Jonathan Papelbon 24 Jonathan Papelbon 56 Casey Janssen 2.11
Jason Motte 24 Jason Motte 52 Jonathan Broxton 2.11
WHIPBlown SavesK/9
Huston Street 0.58 Ryan Cook 7 Aroldis Chapman 16.92
Craig Kimbrel 0.67 John Axford 7 Craig Kimbrel 15.64
Aroldis Chapman 0.71 Kenley Jansen 6 Ernesto Frieri 14.60
Fernando Rodney 0.77 Alfredo Aceves 6 Kenley Jansen 13.80
Casey Janssen 0.82 Santiago Casilla 6 Huston Street 11.73
Kenley Jansen 0.85 Brandon League 6 Carlos Mármol 11.69
Jason Motte 0.96 Heath Bell 6 John Axford 11.60
Ryan Cook 0.99 Javy Guerra 5 Jonathan Papelbon 11.20
Grant Balfour 1.02 Aroldis Chapman 4 Tyler Clippard 10.96
Tyler Clippard 1.03 Jason Motte 4 Glen Perkins 10.67
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MLB Bullpen Report: 08/26/12

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MLB Bullpen Report: 08/24/12

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