RSOB Chapter 6H: Relief Pitchers

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In the eternal quest for the elusive SAVE, it's all about Skill and Opportunity, right? If you have enough Skill, the Opportunity will come. Well, it's not that simple.

Opportunity can come from a variety of sources, from skill, to depth chart attrition, to outwardly random managerial whim. That's the case with every role. But the fickle nature of Opportunity is perhaps most notable when it comes to closers . . .

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