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BALL PARK FIGURES
Herm Weiskopf
May 03, 1982
According to an SI poll, here are the pinch hitters that managers and coaches would least like to see at bat if they were protecting a one-run lead in the last of the ninth with the bases loaded and two out:
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May 03, 1982

Ball Park Figures

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According to an SI poll, here are the pinch hitters that managers and coaches would least like to see at bat if they were protecting a one-run lead in the last of the ninth with the bases loaded and two out:

NATIONAL LEAGUE

1. Rick Monday, Los Angeles
2. Jay Johnstone, Los Angeles
3. Willie Stargell, Pittsburgh
4. Rusty Staub, New York
5. Lee Lacy, Pittsburgh

AMERICAN LEAGUE

1. Jos´┐Ż Morales, Baltimore
2. Terry Crowley, Baltimore
3. Bobby Murcer, New York
4. Lou Piniella, New York
5. Bill Stein, Texas

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