1976 Season
1975 / 1977
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1976 National League Rolaids Relief Man

Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Rawly Eastwick
CIN
RP
25.7
2.8
16.0
10.8
by Pitching Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Gary Lavelle
SFN
RP
27.5
2.9
12.9
7.6
2 Rawly Eastwick
CIN
RP
25.7
2.8
16.0
10.8
3 Ron Reed
PHI
RP
33.7
2.7
14.8
9.1
4 Bruce Sutter*
CHN
RP
23.5
2.5
11.8
7.8
5 Randy Moffitt
SFN
RP
27.7
2.5
13.1
8.1
6 Ken Forsch
HOU
RP
29.8
2.4
11.8
7.3
7 Charlie Hough
LAN
RP
28.5
2.3
18.4
11.5
8 Kent Tekulve
PIT
RP
29.3
2.0
11.3
6.3
9 Adrian Devine*
ATL
RP
24.6
1.8
8.0
4.6
10 Dale Murray
MON
RP
26.4
1.6
10.0
4.5
11 Charlie Williams
SFN
RP
28.7
1.5
6.3
2.4
12 Skip Lockwood
NYN
RP
29.9
1.4
13.5
9.0
13 Butch Metzger*
SDN
RP
24.1
1.3
11.4
5.4
14 Tug McGraw
PHI
RP
31.8
1.3
10.1
5.4
15 Darold Knowles
CHN
RP
34.6
1.3
8.3
4.8
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

1976 American League Rolaids Relief Man

Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Bill Campbell
MIN
RP
27.9
1.9
17.4
8.8
by Pitching Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 John Hiller
DET
RP
33.2
4.1
16.8
10.7
2 Rollie Fingers
OAK
RP
29.9
3.8
16.6
9.7
3 Dave LaRoche
CLE
RP
28.1
3.4
14.5
9.5
4 Mark Littell
KCA
RP
23.5
3.1
14.1
8.9
5 Jim Kern
CLE
RP
27.3
3.1
14.0
8.4
6 Tom Burgmeier
MIN
RP
32.9
2.5
10.3
4.3
7 Steve Mingori
KCA
RP
32.3
2.3
9.9
5.5
8 Clay Carroll
CHA
RP
35.2
2.1
8.0
4.0
9 Bill Campbell
MIN
RP
27.9
1.9
17.4
8.8
10 Tippy Martinez*
MULT
RP
26.1
1.8
8.8
5.2
11 Jim Willoughby
BOS
RP
27.4
1.7
9.0
3.9
12 Jeff Terpko*
TEX
RP
25.7
1.4
4.9
2.1
13 Dick Tidrow
NYA
RP
29.1
1.3
8.9
4.5
14 Fred Holdsworth
BAL
RP
24.1
1.3
5.4
3.3
15 Dave Hamilton
CHA
RP
28.6
1.3
7.6
3.1
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com.

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry.

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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James