The Top 9 Setup Men in MLB

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The Top 9 Setup Men in MLB

Setup men are overlooked in Major League Baseball however these pitchers are almost as important as your closers. They are paid basically the same money however do not receive the glamor as closers do.

As we move down the stretch run, every pitch seems to get bigger. The pressure is mounting and the ralley towels are out seeking Ks on the board and round numbers on the opponents box score.

You can't have the closer without the setup man. Just as Hideki Okajima said, "I'm willing to be a hero in the dark."

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