Not at all. 1. save rule (n) the Baseball rule that credits a relief pitcher with a save if he comes into a game with his team ahead and completes the game with his team winning, and meets one of the following conditions: a) enters the game with a lead of no more than three runs and pitches for at least one inning, or b) enters the game with the potential tying runner on base, at bat, or on deck, or c) pitches for at least three innings
Absolutely not. A pitcher cannot create his own save situation; if it's not a save situation when he enters, he's not getting a save, no matter what he does. If he's pulled for another reliever, that second reliever could get a save.
Relief Pitcher - video game - happened in 1994.
Relief pitcher J.C. Romero. Relief pitcher J.C. Romero.
Relief Pitcher - video game - was created in 1994-05.
Jeff Robinson - relief pitcher - was born on 1960-12-13.
The winning pitcher is the pitcher of record when the winning run was scored. This could be the relief pitcher even though he gave up four runs, blowing the lead, if said relief pitcher was the pitcher of record when the winning run was scored. The starting pitcher, even though he pitched well in this situation, cannot be credited the win.
The least paid relief pitcher in Major League Baseball in 2011 was 414,000 dollars. The highest paid relief pitcher that same year was paid 15 million dollars.
Yes; a relief practice pitcher.
The cast of Relief Pitcher - 1992 includes: Jack Buck as Commentator
He gets a save
If the game is within 3 runs, or the go-ahead run is on base, at the plate, or on deck, it is called a Save Situation.
Relief Pitcher - 1992 VG was released on: USA: April 1992
All closers are relief pitchers. So, yes!
Hoyt Wilhelm won 124 games while as a relief pitcher, the most for any MLB reliever.
The win goes to the relief pitcher (assuming there was more than one relief pitcher) whom the official scorer feels was most instrumental in the victory. That relief pitcher must pitch at least 1 full inning, or pitch a crucial out if he pitches less than one inning.
It is an abberviation for relief pitcher
The relief pitcher is a southpaw.
That would depend on when those five runs were scored for the pitcher's team. If the team was always behind in the game, the first pitcher would get the loss. However, if the pitcher's team made the score 5-5 before the relief pitcher gave up the seven runs, then the relief pitcher would get the loss.
A relief pitcher can enter the game at any time or any count on the batter
LRP stands for a Left Handed Relief Pitcher. <--- incorrect, please note my additional comments below if you took this original post to be the correct answer. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- LHRP stands for Left Handed Relief Pitcher. LRP stands for Long Relief Pitcher. A Long Relief Pitcher is considered the guy who comes in when one team leads the other by a significant amount or the starting pitcher has failed to putch deep enough into the game to allow the rest of the bullpen to stay rested.
Unlike the starting pitcher, a relief pitcher has no minimum number of innings pitched. Given the definition of a win, however, it's impossible for a pitcher to achieve it without pitching at least 0.1 inning (one out).
A pitcher than can tie the game after a big lead off by the other team.
If a relief pitcher enters the game with the score tied or his team behind and leaves or ends the game with the lead and his team wins, HE (the relief pitcher) gets the win rather than the starting pitcher. He can also get the win if he enters the game with more than one runner on base and the other team takes the lead based on those runners scoring (the runners already on base are charged to the previous pitcher) as long as he leaves or ends with the lead and his team wins.If the relief pitcher enters the game with his team ahead and the other team never ties the score or gets ahead, then the win goes to the starting pitcher. The relief pitcher is credited with a "save" if he finishes the game without giving up the lead.Also - the starting pitcher has to go 5 innings to get credited with the win.
Middle Relief Pitcher. A pitcher who goes in around the 5th - 7th inning.
There is no penalty to replace an injured player or pitcher. A new relief pitcher would be allowed to enter and replace the injured pitcher, and would be allowed sufficient time to warm up.