* 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 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."
Elrod gives the nod to worst, best and rest
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