Set-up relievers: Baseball's valued but unsung troopers

Cunningham, Bob
May 1996
Baseball Digest;May96, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p21
Presents information on the importance of set-up relievers in baseball. California Angels, Troy Percival's role as a set-up man; Other relievers highlighted; Statistics on relievers with most holds for 1995.


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