Major League Record Book: Saves in a Season

Most saves in one major league season by a former Valley Leaguer….

2006-2017
1 Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2012 39
2 Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2011 36
3 Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2013 25
4 Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2010 23
5 Tyler Thornburg Winchester ’08 2016 13
6 Will Harris Staunton ’03 2016 12
7 Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2008 7
8 Chris Devenski Woodstock ’11 2017 4
9 David Carpenter Covington ’04 2014 3
10 Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2009 2
Will Harris Staunton ’03 2015 2
Will Harris Staunton ’03 2017 2

Chris Perez has exactly half of this list’s spots, including the top 4… and he almost hit 40 saves in 2012. Will Harris has 3 spots, and Tyler Thornburg, Chris Devenski, and David Carpenter all have 1 spot.

All-Time
1 Mike Williams Winchester ’89 2002 46
2 Roberto Hernandez Front Royal 1999 43
3 Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2012 39
4 Roberto Hernandez Front Royal 1993 38
Roberto Hernandez Front Royal 1996 38
6 Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2011 36
7 Chris Ray New Market ’01 2006 33
8 Roberto Hernandez Front Royal 1995 32
Roberto Hernandez Front Royal 2000 32
10 Roberto Hernandez Front Royal 1997 31
11 Brad Ziegler New Market ’00 2015 30
12 Roberto Hernandez Front Royal 2001 28
Mike Williams Winchester ’89 2003 28
14 Roberto Hernandez Front Royal 1998 26
Roberto Hernandez Front Royal 2002 26
16 Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2013 25
17 Mike Williams Winchester ’89 2000 24
18 Mike Williams Winchester ’89 1999 23
Chris Perez Staunton ’04 2010 23
20 Mike Williams Winchester ’89 2001 22
Brad Ziegler New Market ’00 2016 22

If the first list belongs to Chris Perez, the All-Tim list belongs to Roberto Hernandez, who holds down 9 of the 21 positions. Mike Williams has 5 spots, Perez has 4, Brad Ziegler 2, and Chris Ray has 1.

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