2008 National
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League Standings     Minor League Standings
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Central
Team W L WPct GB
Chicago (N) 107 55 .660 --
Cincinnati 88 74 .543 19
Houston 80 82 .494 27
St. Louis 79 83 .488 28
Milwaukee 72 90 .444 35
Pittsburgh 68 94 .420 39
East
Team W L WPct GB
New York (N) 101 61 .623 --
Florida 94 68 .580 7
Washington 93 69 .574 8
Atlanta 81 81 .500 20
Philadelphia 73 89 .451 28
West
Team W L WPct GB
Los Angeles 98 64 .605 --
Colorado 76 86 .469 22
San Diego 66 96 .407 32
Arizona 63 99 .389 35
San Francisco 57 105 .352 41
Post-Season Results
World Championship (4-0) Chicago (N) Cubs over Cleveland Indians
NL League Series (4-1) Chicago (N) Cubs over Los Angeles Dodgers
NL Divisional Series (4-1) Chicago (N) Cubs over Florida Marlins
NL Divisional Series (4-0) Los Angeles Dodgers over New York (N) Mets
League Batting Stats     Help
Team R/G R G AB H 2B 3B HR BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
NYN 6.0 968 162 5722 1676 345 40 178 504 960 .293 .350 .461 .811
FLO 5.6 900 162 5662 1575 304 22 203 501 1201 .278 .337 .447 .784
COL 5.2 841 162 5513 1439 313 36 216 573 936 .261 .331 .448 .779
CHN 5.1 831 162 5665 1587 291 30 186 397 989 .280 .327 .441 .768
CIN 5.1 828 162 5558 1469 327 20 164 540 1078 .264 .329 .419 .748
STL 5.1 821 162 5705 1495 324 23 177 501 1276 .262 .322 .420 .742
HOU 5.0 814 162 5720 1519 314 39 167 504 1307 .266 .325 .422 .747
WSH 5.0 809 162 5550 1483 244 17 191 543 1217 .267 .333 .421 .753
LAN 4.9 792 162 5690 1587 304 29 140 445 1212 .279 .331 .416 .748
ATL 4.7 768 162 5608 1540 269 29 138 455 1140 .275 .329 .407 .736
MIL 4.6 740 162 5564 1417 317 33 146 527 1170 .255 .319 .402 .721
PIT 4.3 702 162 5637 1450 325 38 109 447 1345 .257 .312 .386 .698
ARI 4.3 696 162 5667 1434 288 34 140 418 1219 .253 .304 .390 .694
SDN 4.3 696 162 5638 1402 260 21 120 527 1183 .249 .313 .366 .679
PHI 4.2 685 162 5456 1269 258 18 166 474 1301 .233 .294 .378 .672
SFN 3.9 638 162 5622 1406 285 21 115 350 1335 .250 .294 .370 .664
Totals 4.8 12529 2592 89977 23748 4768 450 2556 7706 18869 .264 .322 .412 .734
Average   783 162 5624 1484 298 28 160 482 1179  
League Pitching Stats     Help
Team R/G R G ERA IP H H/G BB BB/G SO SO/G SV
CHN 3.7 596 162 3.23 1464.3 1355 8.4 356 2.2 1450 9.0 50
LAN 4.1 663 162 3.67 1477.0 1388 8.6 426 2.6 1166 7.2 56
NYN 4.3 702 162 3.93 1454.7 1401 8.6 441 2.7 1254 7.7 41
FLO 4.4 711 162 4.03 1450.3 1401 8.6 496 3.1 1290 8.0 41
WSH 4.5 736 162 4.06 1453.7 1474 9.1 398 2.5 1223 7.5 52
CIN 4.8 779 162 4.20 1446.0 1486 9.2 502 3.1 1220 7.5 48
PHI 4.8 781 162 4.41 1443.7 1473 9.1 472 2.9 1126 7.0 41
ATL 4.9 792 162 4.43 1438.7 1442 8.9 469 2.9 1169 7.2 47
HOU 4.9 801 162 4.45 1462.7 1501 9.3 523 3.2 1191 7.4 35
SDN 5.0 810 162 4.45 1463.3 1514 9.3 503 3.1 1155 7.1 28
STL 5.1 826 162 4.60 1461.0 1425 8.8 526 3.2 1269 7.8 43
PIT 5.1 832 162 4.59 1445.3 1522 9.4 581 3.6 1105 6.8 44
SFN 5.3 859 162 4.85 1449.0 1566 9.7 595 3.7 1123 6.9 36
ARI 5.4 872 162 4.69 1450.7 1576 9.7 526 3.2 1077 6.6 32
MIL 5.4 879 162 4.76 1448.0 1587 9.8 431 2.7 1107 6.8 40
COL 5.5 890 162 5.04 1439.0 1637 10.1 461 2.8 944 5.8 46
Totals 4.8 12529 2592 4.34 23247.3 23748 9.2 7706 3.0 18869 7.3 680
Average   783 162   1453 1484   482   1179   42
League Miscellaneous Stats     Help
Team ExpW ExpL Diff AS aAS BAW PAW RAW FAW PRF PHrF Attendance   Manager
CHN 105 57 2 5 10 0 8 0 4 1.00 1.00 3,144,809   Matt Lapensee
FLO 98 64 -4 4 13 0 0 1 5 1.00 1.00 3,949,956   Bill Howard
CIN 86 76 2 3 12 3 1 0 4 1.00 1.00 2,023,356   Cory Lunderville
COL 77 85 -1 3 5 1 0 0 6 1.00 1.00 2,500,776   Bob Figarotta
NYN 104 58 -3 3 14 6 0 1 13 1.00 1.00 3,314,243   Alex Kays
HOU 82 80 -2 2 8 0 1 0 1 1.00 1.00 2,631,206   Robert Velovic
LAN 94 68 4 2 7 0 0 1 10 1.00 1.00 4,093,927   Mark MacDonald
PHI 71 91 2 1 7 0 0 1 6 1.00 1.00 1,661,694   Bret
STL 81 81 -2 1 12 1 0 0 0 1.00 1.00 2,256,060   Walt Arnold
WSH 88 74 5 1 11 0 1 0 10 1.00 1.00 3,811,597   Geoff Horvath
ARI 65 97 -2 0 7 0 0 0 2 1.00 1.00 1,666,540   Chris G.
ATL 79 83 2 0 11 0 0 1 4 1.00 1.00 3,161,502   Ed Sr
MIL 68 94 4 0 2 0 0 0 13 1.00 1.00 1,648,960   Tom Miskowski
PIT 69 93 -1 0 7 0 1 0 7 1.00 1.00 1,310,764   Lincoln Caissie
SDN 70 92 -4 0 6 0 0 0 6 1.00 1.00 1,999,937   Brian
SFN 59 103 -2 0 8 0 0 0 7 1.00 1.00 1,691,173   John Richardson
League Win Shares     Help
Team Total Offensive Pitching Fielding C 1B 2B 3B SS OF
CHN 321 133.19 136.27 51.51 7.89 2.42 9.80 7.61 9.59 14.20
NYN 303 162.55 97.31 43.11 5.19 2.24 9.76 2.68 9.72 13.53
LAN 294 121.08 116.41 56.48 14.87 2.59 7.05 7.20 8.43 16.35
FLO 282 143.69 96.71 41.56 1.32 3.31 7.75 4.30 6.88 18.02
WSH 279 131.29 106.13 41.54 14.43 3.97 4.42 2.70 7.51 8.52
CIN 264 134.99 92.80 36.18 5.46 2.93 6.32 3.39 7.48 10.62
ATL 243 118.06 85.42 39.48 8.97 2.29 4.51 3.78 7.84 12.11
HOU 240 121.14 80.29 38.53 7.82 2.73 5.52 4.53 7.84 10.10
STL 237 124.53 73.52 38.91 4.17 3.27 6.69 6.21 6.40 12.18
COL 228 137.22 59.11 31.64 5.75 1.83 5.87 4.52 5.43 8.26
PHI 219 89.64 91.34 37.99 6.96 3.77 5.04 4.56 7.06 10.61
MIL 216 112.13 69.77 34.07 4.05 2.98 8.17 5.77 2.77 10.36
PIT 204 92.85 72.98 38.13 10.96 2.90 3.12 5.13 6.97 9.07
SDN 198 83.22 77.08 37.68 7.54 2.39 6.77 4.28 7.52 9.19
ARI 189 89.50 67.63 31.84 4.59 0.42 4.47 5.80 4.80 11.78
SFN 171 69.79 67.47 33.70 6.56 3.03 5.31 3.45 6.06 9.31
League Award Winners
MVP: Johnny Hope NYN .338, 52 HR, 153 RBI
Cy Young Award: Roy Halladay CHN 23-3, 2.09, 240.7 IP, 265 K
Rookie of the Year: Edwin Encarnacion FLO .327, 13 HR, 89 RBI
 
Gold Glove Award Winners
 
P Brian Lawrence SDN .970, 12 PO, 52 A, 2 E
C Ivan Rodriguez WSH .993, 762 PO, 81 A, 6 E
51.2% (64-125) Runners Thrown Out
1B Derrek Lee PHI .995, 1346 PO, 100 A, 7 E
2B D'Angelo Jimenez NYN .994, 210 PO, 436 A, 4 E
3B Edgardo Alfonzo ARI .968, 93 PO, 294 A, 13 E
SS Jose B. Reyes ATL .970, 76 PO, 181 A, 8 E
LF Randy Winn LAN .993, 270 PO, 0 A, 2 E
CF Mark Kotsay ARI .988, 381 PO, 18 A, 5 E
RF Ichiro Suzuki NYN 1.000, 122 PO, 5 A, 0 E
League Batting Leaderboards     Help
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances requirement.
Batting Average
MatsuiLAN.340
PodsednikWSH.339
SheltonLAN.339
HopeNYN.338
ByrdCIN.331
On-Base Pct
HeltonCOL.450
PujolsSTL.425
HopeNYN.407
BerkmanHOU.405
MatsuiLAN.405
Slugging Pct
HopeNYN.673
PujolsSTL.662
HeltonCOL.619
BuckNYN.566
BerkmanHOU.561
OPS
PujolsSTL1.087
HopeNYN1.080
HeltonCOL1.069
BerkmanHOU.966
WuCHN.939
XR
HopeNYN147.4
PujolsSTL139.7
HeltonCOL136.4
MatsuiLAN118.1
KearnsFLO115.3
Games
HammockARI162
DavisPHI160
AlfonzoARI158
AubreySDN158
CairoSDN158
At-Bats
GwynnMIL630
BaldelliCHN626
McCurdyHOU625
MatsuiLAN621
HerrATL618
Runs
HopeNYN133
HeltonCOL127
MatsuiLAN120
PujolsSTL118
ByrdCIN117
Hits
MatsuiLAN211
HopeNYN203
ByrdCIN198
SheltonLAN196
BaldelliCHN193
Total Bases
HopeNYN404
PujolsSTL374
BuckNYN328
HeltonCOL327
KearnsFLO309
Singles
SheltonLAN158
MatsuiLAN155
McCurdyHOU150
PierreNYN146
EncarnacionFLO139
Doubles
PujolsSTL59
GwynnMIL55
BerroaCIN48
BaldelliCHN45
RamirezSTL43
Triples
WilliamsPIT10
ByrnesCOL9
DuffyPIT9
CastilloFLO7
GutierrezLAN7
Homeruns
HopeNYN52
DunnWSH43
PujolsSTL43
KearnsFLO39
HeltonCOL38
RBIs
HopeNYN153
BuckNYN132
KearnsFLO129
LowellCOL129
PujolsSTL124
Stolen Bases
MatsuiLAN100
PierreNYN97
BaldelliCHN73
RedmanCHN71
CastilloFLO70
Caught Stealing
BaldelliCHN43
MatsuiLAN41
PierreNYN35
HopeNYN29
KrynzelMIL29
Walks
HeltonCOL130
JohnsonSDN101
Sewell Jr.COL95
BerkmanHOU92
JonesPHI92
Strikeouts
RolenSTL194
KearnsFLO178
DavisPHI174
LeePHI174
DunnWSH167
 
League Pitching Leaderboards     Help
ERA
PriorCHN1.89
HalladayCHN2.09
PerezPIT2.52
Morgan Jr.NYN2.65
ZambranoCHN2.69
Wins
HalladayCHN 23
BondermanWSH 21
PriorCHN 21
BeckettFLO 20
Morgan Jr.NYN 19
Losses
CormierARI 18
LawrenceSDN 18
BlackleyPHI 17
RobertsonSFN 17
WashburnSFN 17
Winning Pct
HalladayCHN.885
PriorCHN.778
BeckettFLO.769
WeaverLAN.760
BondermanWSH.750
Saves
GagneLAN 49
RobertsATL 37
WagnerCIN 36
ChaconFLO 32
MearsPHI 32
Games Pitched
LidgeCIN 113
SadlerSFN 108
DaltonPIT 105
DotelHOU 103
LopezCOL 102
Games Started
VazquezLAN 38
HernandezPHI 37
WeaverLAN 37
BlackleyPHI 36
Morgan Jr.NYN 36
Complete Games
HalladayCHN 8
WeaverLAN 4
Colon  3
RamirezNYN 3
WolfNYN 3
Shutouts
HalladayCHN 6
RamirezNYN 2
WeaverLAN 2
BlantonWSH 1
BondermanWSH 1
Innings Pitched
WeaverLAN252.7
VazquezLAN249.0
BondermanWSH244.7
HalladayCHN240.7
PriorCHN238.7
Hits Allowed
KennedyCOL 252
VazquezLAN 235
WashburnSFN 231
WeaverLAN 231
HernandezATL 230
Homeruns Allowed
ClippardARI 37
BlackleyPHI 36
SleethSTL 31
BarrancoMIL 30
WashburnSFN 30
Strikeouts
BondermanWSH 292
PriorCHN 277
HalladayCHN 265
Morgan Jr.NYN 243
BeckettFLO 234
Walks Allowed
SaarloosPHI 104
PerezPIT 96
BourgeoisPHI 89
BeckettFLO 88
CruzSFN 88
Walks per 9IP
HalladayCHN0.6
PriorCHN0.8
BlackleyPHI0.9
RodriguezMIL1.3
KennedyCOL1.3
Hits per 9IP
BeckettFLO6.5
MichaelSTL6.8
BondermanWSH6.8
PerezPIT6.9
HalladayCHN7.2
Strikeouts per 9IP
BondermanWSH10.7
PriorCHN10.4
HalladayCHN9.9
PerezPIT9.5
Morgan Jr.NYN9.5
WHiP
HalladayCHN0.86
PriorCHN0.90
BondermanWSH0.90
Morgan Jr.NYN1.01
BlackleyPHI1.06
OAVG
BeckettFLO.200
MichaelSTL.205
BondermanWSH.209
PerezPIT.211
HalladayCHN.216
OOBP
HalladayCHN.235
BondermanWSH.245
PriorCHN.251
Morgan Jr.NYN.259
MichaelSTL.274
OSLG
PriorCHN.267
BeckettFLO.270
HalladayCHN.278
BourgeoisPHI.290
ZambranoCHN.312
OOPS
HalladayCHN.513
PriorCHN.517
BeckettFLO.549
Morgan Jr.NYN.600
BondermanWSH.604
   
League All-Stars
Garret Anderson Josh Beckett Angel Berroa
Jeremy Bonderman John Buck Marlon Byrd
Sean Casey Morgan Ensberg Eric Gagne
Roy Halladay Latroy Hawkins Todd Helton
Johnny Hope Austin Kearns Brad Lidge
Mike Lowell Matt Mantei Kazuo Matsui
Chris Mears Joe Morgan Jr. Mark Prior
Albert Pujols Alfonso Soriano Junior Spivey
Chao-Kuan Wu  
League Top Salaries
Rank    Name Team Salary  
1.    Kevin Millwood HOU $ 17,000,000  
2.    Chipper Jones PHI $ 15,000,000  
3.    Derek Jeter SFN $ 13,510,000  
4.    Jarrod Washburn SFN $ 13,000,000  
5.    Casey Fossum WSH $ 12,750,000  
6.    Edgar Renteria NYN $ 12,500,000  
7.    Odalis Perez CHN $ 12,000,000  
  Lance Berkman HOU $ 12,000,000  
9.    Juan Pierre NYN $ 11,550,000  
10.    Jason Giambi SDN $ 11,340,000  
11.    Nick Johnson SDN $ 11,250,000  
12.    Todd Helton COL $ 11,050,000  
13.    Adam Dunn WSH $ 10,000,000  
14.    Albert Pujols STL $ 9,940,000  
15.    Vladimir Guerrero CIN $ 9,800,000  
16.    J.D. Drew ATL $ 9,100,000  
17.    Josh Beckett FLO $ 9,000,000  
18.    Ken Griffey CIN $ 8,750,000  
19.    Jose Guillen ARI $ 8,550,000  
20.    Danny Graves ARI $ 8,500,000  
  Octavio Dotel HOU $ 8,500,000  
22.    Tim Hudson FLO $ 8,430,000  
23.    Richard Hidalgo HOU $ 8,400,400  
24.    Roy Halladay CHN $ 8,190,000  
25.    Scott Rolen STL $ 7,880,000  
  Javier Vazquez LAN $ 7,880,000