#76
Category: SimLeague Baseball
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#76 Baseball Rules Q. When should a pitcher be credited with a save?
  A. A pitcher earns a save when he meets each of the following criteria:
  • He is the last pitcher in a game won by his club.
  • He didn't qualify for the win.
and he meets at least one of the following criteria:
  • He enters the game with a lead of no more than three runs and pitches at least one inning.
  • He enters the game with the potential tying run either on base, at the plate, or in the on-deck circle.
  • He pitches effectively for at least three innings.

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