* Quickest relievers getting loose: Watt, Pete Richert, Grant Jackson and Tippy Martinez. "Grant Jackson was ready in 10 pitches. At one time, Mark Williamson could get ready as quick as anyone."

* Best defensive outfielder: Blair. "He was in a class by himself."

* Best defensive infielder: Mark Belanger. "He had the smallest glove, didn't wear a cup and never dove for balls. He had the softest hands."

* Best infielder arms: Todd Cruz and Aurelio Rodriguez.

* Best catcher arm: Rick Dempsey.

* Best fastball: Palmer.

* Best curveball: Cuellar.

* Best changeup: Dick Hall and Stu Miller.

* Best fastball hitters: Frank Robinson, Motton, Salmon.

* Best breaking ball hitters: Brooks Robinson and Cal Ripken.

* Most attractive player wife: Merle Hendricks. "That was an easy one."