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2008 Japan Pacific League

2008 > Class Foreign > League History
Overall: 432 games, 6 teams, approx. 144 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 2007 / 2009
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League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 2007 / 2009

League Standings

Regular Season

144 games
Tm W L Ties W-L% GB
Saitama Seibu Lions 76 64 4 .543 --
Orix Buffaloes 75 68 1 .524 2.5
Nippon Ham Fighters 73 69 2 .514 4
Chiba Lotte Marines 73 70 1 .510 4.5
Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 65 76 3 .461 11.5
Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 64 77 3 .454 12.5

League Batting

Tm BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Saitama Seibu Lions 27.1 4.97 144 5548 4952 715 1339 270 21 198 693 107 46 378 1093 .270 .330 .453 .783 2245 98 83 95 40 11
Chiba Lotte Marines 29.2 4.60 144 5519 4890 662 1309 280 32 127 640 76 42 463 955 .268 .335 .416 .751 2034 95 52 78 36 14
Orix Buffaloes 30.8 4.42 144 5483 4817 637 1261 258 25 152 613 63 36 435 992 .262 .329 .420 .749 2025 90 66 124 41 23
Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 30.1 4.35 144 5556 4880 627 1329 232 18 94 604 101 38 439 777 .272 .340 .385 .725 1879 117 75 132 30 16
Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 28.5 3.86 144 5550 5016 556 1330 239 32 99 535 92 37 341 1057 .265 .317 .385 .702 1930 80 54 105 34 18
Nippon Ham Fighters 28.4 3.70 144 5364 4726 533 1206 224 27 82 516 79 40 380 1010 .255 .316 .366 .682 1730 85 53 173 32 23
League Totals 29.0 4.32 864 33020 29281 3730 7774 1503 155 752 3601 518 239 2436 5884 .265 .328 .404 .732 11843 565 383 707 213 105

League Pitching

Tm Aff PitchAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB
Nippon Ham Fighters 28.6 3.76 73 69 .514 3.54 144 144 130 14 13 36 1277.1 1196 541 503 147 395 11 882 51 14 37 5359 1.246 8.4 1.0 2.8 6.2 2.23
Orix Buffaloes 28.6 4.20 75 68 .524 3.93 144 144 137 7 3 34 1281.1 1320 605 560 130 329 14 923 58 3 22 5437 1.287 9.3 0.9 2.3 6.5 2.81
Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 26.0 4.22 65 76 .461 3.89 144 144 128 16 11 18 1281.0 1283 607 553 104 456 20 1064 64 3 54 5540 1.358 9.0 0.7 3.2 7.5 2.33
Saitama Seibu Lions 29.1 4.35 76 64 .543 3.86 144 144 131 13 9 33 1297.0 1324 626 556 114 449 18 944 68 0 56 5615 1.367 9.2 0.8 3.1 6.6 2.10
Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 27.6 4.45 64 77 .454 4.05 144 144 123 21 6 27 1295.2 1295 641 583 128 420 19 1087 54 8 51 5550 1.324 9.0 0.9 2.9 7.6 2.59
Chiba Lotte Marines 28.5 4.50 73 70 .510 4.14 144 144 127 17 6 33 1277.0 1326 648 588 114 363 28 915 47 1 34 5481 1.323 9.3 0.8 2.6 6.4 2.52
League Totals 28.1 4.25 426 424 .501 3.90 864 864 776 88 48 181 7709.1 7744 3668 3343 737 2412 110 5815 342 29 254 32982 1.317 9.0 0.9 2.8 6.8 2.41

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Nippon Ham Fighters 144 3832 1516 63 113 .988 5 Masataka Nashida
Orix Buffaloes 144 3844 1526 78 127 .986 3 Daijiro Oishi and Terry Collins
Fukuoka Softbank Hawks 144 3887 1484 80 108 .985 9 Sadaharu Oh
Chiba Lotte Marines 144 3831 1466 84 110 .984 4 Bobby Valentine
Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles 144 3843 1522 90 110 .984 10 Katsuya Nomura
Saitama Seibu Lions 144 3891 1564 98 120 .982 9 Hisanobu Watanabe
League Totals 864 23128 9078 493 688 .985 40