Top 15 Strikeout Leaders for pitchers who have never started a game

Billy Wagner is the all-time leader.

Fernando Rodney is the active leader followed by David Robertson.

RkPlayerSOFromToGGFSVIPBBERAK%BB%Tm
1Billy Wagner119619952010853703422903.0300 2.3133.2%8.3%HOU-PHI-NYM-BOS-ATL
2Francisco Rodriguez114220022017948677437976.0389 2.8628.5%9.7%ANA-LAA-NYM-MIL-BAL-DET
3Trevor Hoffman11331993201010358566011089.1307 2.8725.8%7.0%SDP-FLA-MIL
4John Franco9751984200511197744241245.2495 2.8918.4%9.3%CIN-NYM-HOU
5Armando Benitez94619942008762527289779.0403 3.1329.1%12.4%BAL-NYM-SEA-NYY-FLA-SFG-TOR
6Fernando Rodney89420022018896574325885.1436 3.7023.2%11.3%DET-LAA-TBR-SEA-CHC-SDP-MIA-ARI-OAK-MIN
7Jeff Reardon877197919948806953671132.1358 3.1618.6%7.6%NYM-MON-MIN-BOS-ATL-CIN-NYY
8David Robertson87420082018654273137657.0260 2.8832.4%9.6%NYY-CHW
9Sparky Lyle873196719828996342381390.1481 2.8815.1%8.3%BOS-NYY-TEX-PHI-CHW
10Craig Kimbrel86820102018542449333532.2205 1.9141.6%9.8%ATL-SDP-BOS
11Tom Henke86119821995642548311789.2255 2.6727.0%8.0%TEX-TOR-STL
12Bruce Sutter861197619886615123001042.0309 2.8320.3%7.3%CHC-STL-ATL
13Jeff Nelson8291992200679823733784.2428 3.4124.4%12.6%SEA-NYY-TEX-CHW
14Kenley Jansen82320102018543392268548.2143 2.2038.5%6.7%LAD
15Aroldis Chapman79820102018490358236478.2223 2.2441.7%11.6%CIN-CHC-NYY

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Generated 3/18/2019.