Keeping track of baseball’s bullpens is never easy and this week is no exception. Just when you think you know who the Royals closer might be… You don’t. With a 5.16 ERA, the Diamondbacks’ bullpen has been blowing saves (13 to be exact) all season long. This week the shoe was on the other foot, and with the moves the team made, it was the Diamondbacks’ team that was killing the bullpen. Please enjoy this week’s Bullpen Report.
Weekly Save Leaders
Heading into Wednesday’s action Will Smith, Brad Hand, and Mark Melancon had recorded three saves each over the past week.
Smith has had a couple of ups and downs this season but at least for now, it seems he has a secure hold on the Braves’ closer role. His slider, (.140 BAA) is...