Mariano Rivera has an ERA better than 2.00 again. Joakim Soria of the Royals is blowing hitters away. Joe Nathan and Jonathan Papelbon have been lights-out.
Boring. We've seen all that before.
Here are some unique relief seasons -- marks held by the relievers who pushed the envelope in terms of usage and results, both for the better and for worse.
106: Mike Marshall, 1974 Dodgers
94: Salomon Torres, 2006 Pirates
94: Kent Tekulve, 1979 Pirates
92: Mike ...Read full story