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The 2007 season of the National League was the one hundred thirty-second season of the league.

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[edit] Season summary

[edit] Standings

An asterisk (*) indicates the team won its league's wild card, Bold indicates league champion, Italics indicates World Series champion
Rank Team G W L T WPCT GB RS (RS/G) RA (RA/G) AVG OBP SLG ERA FPCT
Central Division
1 Chicago Cubs 162 85 77 0 .525 -.- 752 (4.64) 690 (4.26) 0.271 0.333 0.422 4.04 0.984
2 Milwaukee Brewers 162 83 79 0 .512 2.0 801 (4.94) 776 (4.79) 0.262 0.329 0.456 4.41 0.982
3 St. Louis Cardinals 162 78 84 0 .481 7.0 725 (4.48) 829 (5.12) 0.274 0.337 0.405 4.65 0.980
4 Houston Astros 162 73 89 0 .451 12.0 723 (4.46) 813 (5.02) 0.260 0.330 0.412 4.68 0.983
5 Cincinnati Reds 162 72 90 0 .444 13.0 783 (4.83) 853 (5.27) 0.267 0.335 0.436 4.94 0.984
6 Pittsburgh Pirates 162 68 94 0 .420 17.0 724 (4.47) 846 (5.22) 0.263 0.325 0.411 4.93 0.986
Eastern Division
1 Philadelphia Phillies 162 89 73 0 .549 -.- 892 (5.51) 821 (5.07) 0.274 0.354 0.458 4.73 0.986
2 New York Mets 162 88 74 0 .543 1.0 804 (4.96) 750 (4.63) 0.275 0.342 0.432 4.26 0.983
3 Atlanta Braves 162 84 78 0 .519 5.0 810 (5.00) 733 (4.52) 0.270 0.339 0.435 4.11 0.983
4 Washington Nationals 162 73 89 0 .451 16.0 673 (4.15) 783 (4.83) 0.256 0.325 0.390 4.58 0.982
5 Florida Marlins 162 71 91 0 .438 18.0 790 (4.88) 891 (5.50) 0.267 0.336 0.448 4.94 0.977
Western Division
1 Arizona Diamondbacks 162 90 72 0 .556 -.- 712 (4.40) 732 (4.52) 0.250 0.321 0.413 4.13 0.983
2 Colorado Rockies* 163 90 73 0 .552 0.5 860 (5.28) 758 (4.65) 0.280 0.354 0.437 4.32 0.989
3 San Diego Padres 163 89 74 0 .546 1.5 741 (4.55) 666 (4.09) 0.251 0.322 0.411 3.70 0.985
4 Los Angeles Dodgers 162 82 80 0 .506 8.0 735 (4.54) 727 (4.49) 0.275 0.337 0.406 4.20 0.981
5 San Francisco Giants 162 71 91 0 .438 19.0 683 (4.22) 720 (4.44) 0.254 0.322 0.387 4.19 0.986

[edit] League leaders

Bold indicates league record, Italics indicate all-time record

[edit] Batting

Statistic Leader Team Number
Games Played Juan Pierre
Carlos Lee
Jeff Zimmerman
Jeff Francoeur
Jimmy Rollins
Los Angeles Dodgers
Houston Astros
Washington Nationals
Atlanta Braves
Philadelphia Phillies
162
At Bats Jimmy Rollins Philadelphia Phillies 716
Runs Scored Jimmy Rollins Philadelphia Phillies 139
Hits Matt Holliday Colorado Rockies 216
Doubles Matt Holliday Colorado Rockies 50
Triples Jimmy Rollins Philadelphia Phillies 20
Home Runs Prince Fielder Milwaukee Brewers 50
Total Bases Matt Holliday Colorado Rockies 386
Runs Batted In Matt Holliday Colorado Rockies 137
Stolen Bases Jose Reyes New York Mets 78
Caught Stealing Jose Reyes New York Mets 21
Walks Barry Bonds San Francisco Giants 132
Intentional Base-on-Balls Barry Bonds San Francisco Giants 43
Hit by Pitch Chase Utley Philadelphia Phillies 25
Strikeouts Ryan Howard Philadelphia Phillies 199
Sacrifice Hits Juan Pierre Los Angeles Dodgers 20
Sacrifice Flies Carlos Lee Houston Astros 13
Grounded into Double Plays Carlos Lee
Albert Pujols
Houston Astros
St. Louis Cardinals
27
Batting Average Matt Holliday Colorado Rockies 0.340
On-Base Percentage Barry Bonds San Francisco Giants 0.480
Slugging Percentage Ryan Braun Milwaukee Brewers 0.634
On-Base plus Slugging Andruw Jones Atlanta Braves 1.029
On-Base plus Slugging Plus Andruw Jones Atlanta Braves 165

[edit] Pitching

Statistic Leader Team Number
Wins Jake Peavy San Diego Padres 19
Losses Kip Wells St. Louis Cardinals 17
Win-Loss Percentage Brad Penny Los Angeles Dodgers 0.800
Appearances Jon Rauch Washington Nationals 88
Games Started Dontrelle Willis Florida Marlins 35
Complete Games Brandon Webb Arizona Diamondbacks 4
Shutouts Brandon Webb Arizona Diamondbacks 3
Games Finished David Weathers Cincinnati Reds 60
Saves Jose Valverde Arizona Diamondbacks 47
Innings Pitched Brandon Webb Arizona Diamondbacks 236.1
Batters Faced Brandon Webb Arizona Diamondbacks 975
Hits Allowed Livan Hernandez Arizona Diamondbacks 247
Home Runs Allowed Woody Williams Houston Astros 35
Base-on-Balls Allowed Carlos Zambrano Chicago Cubs 101
Intentional Base-on-Balls Peter Moylan Atlanta Braves 12
Hit Batsmen Byung-Hyun Kim Colorado Rockies
Florida Marlins
Arizona Diamondbacks
16
Strikeouts Jake Peavy San Diego Padres 240
Wild Pitches Ian Snell
Matt Cain
Aaron Harang
Pittsburgh Pirates
San Francisco Giants
Cincinnati Reds
12
Balks Rick VandenHurk
Chris Young
Florida Marlins
San Diego Padres
4
Runs Allowed Scott Olsen Florida Marlins 134
Earned Runs Allowed Dontrelle Willis Florida Marlins 118
Earned Run Average Jake Peavy San Diego Padres 2.54
Walks plus Hits
per Inning Pitched
Jake Peavy San Diego Padres 1.061

[edit] All-Star Game

The National League lost the 2007 All-Star Game at AT&T Park in San Francisco, CA on Tuesday, July 10, 2007 by a score of 5 to 4. The league's manager was Tony LaRussa.

[edit] Postseason

The 2007 National League playoffs featured the champions of the league's three divisions along with a wild card team. The teams competed in a best-of-five Division Series, followed by a best-of-seven League Championship Series. The winner of the League Championship Series represented the league in the World Series.

  Division Series Championship Series
                 
West.  Arizona Diamondbacks 3  
Cent.  Chicago Cubs 0  
    West.  Arizona Diamondbacks 0
  WC  Colorado Rockies 4
East.  Philadelphia Phillies 0
WC.  Colorado Rockies 3  

In the World Series, the National League champion Colorado Rockies lost to the American League's Boston Red Sox, 4 games to 0.

[edit] Award winners

The winner of the league's Most Valuable Player Award, given its Most Valuable Player, was Jimmy Rollins, a shortstop with the Philadelphia Phillies. In the award's voting, he had 353 out of a possible 448 points and 16 first-place votes.

The winner of the league's Cy Young Award, given its best pitcher, was Jake Peavy of the San Diego Padres, by unanimous vote. In the award's voting, he had 160 out of a possible 140 points and all 32 first-place votes.

The winner of the league's Rookie of the Year Award, given its best rookie player, was Ryan Braun, a third baseman with the Milwaukee Brewers. In the award's voting, he had 128 out of a possible 160 points and 17 first-place votes.

[edit] Gold Gloves

The following players won the Gold Glove Award, given to the league's best fielders as voted upon by its managers and coaches, at their respective position.

Position Player Team
P Greg Maddux San Diego Padres
C Russell Martin Los Angeles Dodgers
1B Derrek Lee Chicago Cubs
2B Orlando Hudson Arizona Diamondbacks
3B David Wright New York Mets
SS Jimmy Rollins Philadelphia Phillies
OF Andruw Jones Atlanta Braves
Carlos Beltran New York Mets
Aaron Rowand Philadelphia Phillies
Jeff Francoeur Atlanta Braves

[edit] Silver Sluggers

The following players won the Silver Slugger Award, given to the league's best hitters as voted upon by its managers and coaches, at their respective position.

Position Player Team
C Russell Martin Los Angeles Dodgers
1B Prince Fielder Milwaukee Brewers
2B Chase Utley Philadelphia Phillies
3B David Wright New York Mets
SS Jimmy Rollins Philadelphia Phillies
OF Carlos Beltran New York Mets
Matt Holliday Colorado Rockies
Carlos Lee Houston Astros
P Micah Owings Arizona Diamondbacks

[edit] Hall of Fame Game

The sixty-first annual Hall of Fame Game was played on May 21st at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, NY near the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The game did not feature a team from the National League.

[edit] Notable events

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