Al McBean Career Saves Overview

During Al McBean's 10-year Major League Baseball career, he had a lifetime total of 63 saves, an average of 6 saves per season. 1964 was his best season with 22 saves and his worst season was 1961 when he had 0 saves. Al McBean is middlin' tier compared to similar player cohorts career totals, not clearly beating or being beat by V.I. (31.5), The Silent Generation (15.969696969697), mlb (11.648944611966), RP (19.574482524601), and Y (62) player career averages. See the charts and graphs below that visualize this information in more detail.

A save is credited to a relief pitcher who, under certain circumstances, finishes the game and prevents the opposing team from taking the lead. Some of the criteria include not being credited for the win, pitching at least one third of an inning, and entering the game with a lead of 3 runs or less. Generally, for Saves, higher is better. (Source)

Al McBean Lifetime Saves

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Al McBean
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Al McBean Saves By Year Line Chart

This line chart shows Al McBean's yearly Saves for each season of his Major League Baseball career. Also included, for comparison, are yearly player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, RP, and players from their country of birth. For these groups, averages are calculated for each group's performance for the defined year.
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Al McBean Cumulative Saves by Year

This line chart attempts to show show how Al McBean's career Saves progressed by year. Each year on the chart represents Al McBean's career Saves at the end of that season.
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Al McBean Saves By Year Box Chart

This chart attempts to draw comparisons between Al McBean and related player groups by summarizing Saves for each season played by Al McBean. The box represents the middle 50% of the data for each player with the line in the box being the median value. The whiskers represent the ranges for the top and bottom 25% of the data. Review the spread and medians to draw your conclusions!
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Al McBean Saves Per Season Stats Table

This table shows Al McBean Saves stats per season for his full MLB career with the aggregations’ sum, average, minimum, maximum, and median. Also included, for comparison, are season player averages for MLB, Hall of Fame players, RP, and players from their country of birth. The comparisons are calculated for each group for each year of Al McBean career.

Note: "—" indicate there were no players for comparison for a specific year. Most commonly this happens for the hall of fame group where there may not have been a hall of famer playing that year.
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