Longtime Angel and ninth inning specialist Troy Percival is the best major league baseball athlete to ever wear the jersey number 40. Why you ask? Just this.
- 352 career saves through 2008 season
- 3.12 career ERA through 2008 season
- 774 strikeouts in 697.1 innings pitched
- 42 save season in 1998 with the Angels
- 3 World Series saves in 3 games and 3 innings pitched
Did you know.....Percival is currently 8th on the all-time career save leaders list?