What is a hold

what is a hold
ive seen guys come in in the 8th inning and get holds
to me it seems like a pre-save
idk

i get it
you hold the lead
i dont understand why it has to be thre innings left
thanx

are there any more odd statistics

[quote=“kelvinp”]i get it
you hold the lead
i dont understand why it has to be thre innings left
thanx

are there any more odd statistics[/quote]

Well it would make sense that it would be with 4 innings left since a starter needs 5 total to get a win, but i donno.

Heres all the stats you need lol… http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Baseball_statistics

great thanx