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1999 National League Rolaids Relief Man

Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Billy Wagner
HOU
RP
27.9
3.8
19.9
15.7
by Pitching Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Billy Wagner
HOU
RP
27.9
3.8
19.9
15.7
2 Armando Benitez
NYN
RP
26.7
3.3
17.1
12.7
3 Jerry Dipoto
COL
RP
31.1
2.8
8.7
3.8
4 Scott Williamson*
CIN
RP
23.4
2.8
16.5
11.2
5 Mike Remlinger
ATL
RP
33.3
2.4
11.9
7.2
6 Scott Sauerbeck*
PIT
RP
27.6
2.2
8.9
5.1
7 John Rocker*
ATL
RP
24.7
2.1
15.3
11.2
8 Scott Sullivan
CIN
RP
28.3
2.0
10.8
4.4
9 Greg Swindell
ARI
RP
34.5
1.9
8.1
4.4
10 Dave Veres
COL
RP
32.7
1.9
10.1
5.8
11 Turk Wendell
NYN
RP
32.1
1.9
8.8
4.0
12 Danny Graves
CIN
RP
25.9
1.8
15.8
9.5
13 David Lee*
COL
RP
26.3
1.8
5.3
2.5
14 Matt Mantei
MULT
RP
26.0
1.7
10.9
7.2
15 Curt Leskanic
COL
RP
31.2
1.7
6.8
2.0
WAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
*Rookie

1999 American League Rolaids Relief Man

Winner
Player
Tm
Pos
Mariano Rivera
NYA
RP
29.6
3.5
17.7
13.7
by Pitching Wins Above Replacement
  Player
Tm
Pos
1 Keith Foulke
CHA
RP
26.7
4.4
16.7
10.6
2 Jeff Zimmerman*
TEX
RP
26.9
3.9
14.6
9.6
3 Mariano Rivera
NYA
RP
29.6
3.5
17.7
13.7
4 Derek Lowe
BOS
RP
26.1
3.4
18.8
12.5
5 Doug Brocail
DET
RP
32.1
3.1
12.2
7.5
6 Roberto Hernandez
TBA
RP
34.6
2.7
14.1
9.9
7 Sean Lowe*
CHA
RP
28.3
2.3
7.9
2.4
8 Doug Jones
OAK
RP
42.0
2.3
10.9
4.9
9 Steve Karsay
CLE
RP
27.3
2.2
9.0
5.1
10 Bob Wells
MIN
RP
32.7
1.9
9.0
3.9
11 Mike Trombley
MIN
RP
32.2
1.9
10.1
5.1
12 Jose Paniagua
SEA
RP
25.9
1.8
6.0
1.5
13 Rick White
TBA
RP
30.5
1.7
7.6
1.6
14 Tim Crabtree
TEX
RP
29.7
1.7
7.0
3.3
15 Mike Venafro*
TEX
RP
25.9
1.7
7.4
3.4
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