All graphs and stats (including Win Shares) have been updated for your viewing pleasure. Last week, we presented a list of the top line drive batters. Here’s a list of the top fifteen line drive preventers (minimum of 75 innings pitched):
Shields S. ANA .123 Halladay R. TOR .133 Wakefield T. BOS .136 Contreras J. NYY .136 Westbrook J. CLE .136 Brazelton D. TBD .141 Halama J. TBD .142 Perez O. PIT .142 Burnett A. FLO .143 Lieber J. NYY .144 Sele A. ANA .146 Quantrill P. NYY .149 Towers J. TOR .151 Mulder M. OAK .151 Clement M. CHC .153
Which just goes to show the power of the knuckleball.