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2009 Eastern League

2009 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 849 games, 12 teams, approx. 141 games in season
Attendance: 3,694,397 (4,351/game)
Other Years: 2008 / 2010
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 2008 / 2010

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 2008 / 2010

League Standings

Regular Season

April 8, 2009 to September 7, 2009

Northern Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Connecticut Defenders SFG 83 59 .585 --
New Britain Rock Cats MIN 72 69 .511 10.5
Trenton Thunder NYY 69 72 .489 13.5
Portland Sea Dogs BOS 67 74 .475 15.5
New Hampshire Fisher Cats TOR 64 78 .451 19
Binghamton Mets NYM 54 86 .386 28

Southern Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Akron Aeros CLE 89 53 .627 --
Reading Phillies PHI 75 67 .528 14
Bowie Baysox BAL 73 69 .514 16
Erie SeaWolves DET 71 70 .504 17.5
Harrisburg Senators WSN 70 72 .493 19
Altoona Curve PIT 62 80 .437 27

Semifinals

September 9, 2009 to September 13, 2009 · 5 games
Tm Aff W L
Connecticut Defenders SFG 3 1
New Britain Rock Cats MIN 1 3
Tm Aff W L
Akron Aeros CLE 3 0
Reading Phillies PHI 0 3

Finals

September 15, 2009 to September 19, 2009 · 5 games
Tm Aff W L
Akron Aeros CLE 3 1
Connecticut Defenders SFG 1 3

League Batting

Tm Aff 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
Erie SeaWolves DET 24.0 4.97 141 5387 4744 701 1223 245 49 162 662 78 44 503 1186 .258 .334 .433 .766 2052 79 57 42 41 27
Akron Aeros CLE 23.4 4.80 142 5295 4569 682 1177 250 26 98 628 95 39 535 767 .258 .340 .388 .728 1773 106 67 60 64 20
Portland Sea Dogs BOS 23.5 4.61 141 5349 4674 650 1196 279 18 105 603 72 30 558 1114 .256 .341 .391 .732 1826 96 65 16 36 19
New Britain Rock Cats MIN 24.0 4.43 141 5300 4678 624 1243 265 32 86 586 58 45 445 851 .266 .338 .391 .729 1830 103 84 56 37 17
Reading Phillies PHI 25.4 4.41 142 5381 4755 626 1263 244 30 101 580 116 53 457 966 .266 .336 .393 .730 1870 125 68 66 35 30
Connecticut Defenders SFG 24.3 4.38 142 5275 4696 622 1255 259 38 70 558 97 81 410 900 .267 .331 .383 .715 1800 120 60 71 38 28
Altoona Curve PIT 24.3 4.08 142 5316 4676 580 1195 257 24 87 530 79 50 485 916 .256 .331 .377 .708 1761 113 62 56 37 22
Trenton Thunder NYY 24.4 4.05 141 5185 4625 571 1173 240 29 76 529 72 28 437 864 .254 .324 .367 .692 1699 128 63 26 34 13
New Hampshire Fisher Cats TOR 24.8 3.98 142 5245 4588 565 1090 241 25 84 526 118 47 550 1014 .238 .322 .356 .678 1633 113 38 31 38 15
Bowie Baysox BAL 25.7 3.95 142 5076 4482 561 1147 237 35 79 508 139 60 449 916 .256 .327 .377 .704 1691 103 49 47 49 17
Binghamton Mets NYM 23.7 3.93 140 5303 4657 550 1250 248 23 64 513 93 48 485 992 .268 .342 .373 .715 1736 133 58 62 41 19
Harrisburg Senators WSN 24.8 3.91 142 5164 4586 555 1152 242 30 111 519 73 45 435 1019 .251 .321 .390 .711 1787 107 48 74 21 32
League Totals 24.3 4.29 1698 63276 55730 7287 14364 3007 359 1123 6742 1090 570 5749 11505 .258 .332 .385 .717 21458 1326 719 607 471 259

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge 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 H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Akron Aeros CLE 23.9 3.78 89 53 .627 3.40 142 142 138 4 14 45 1218.2 1107 537 461 90 414 13 1041 35 2 47 5120 1.248 8.2 0.7 3.1 7.7 2.51
Bowie Baysox BAL 24.3 3.79 73 69 .514 3.44 142 142 136 5 15 44 1196.2 1096 538 457 85 506 15 916 60 4 50 5127 1.339 8.2 0.6 3.8 6.9 1.81
Connecticut Defenders SFG 23.6 3.91 83 59 .585 3.53 142 142 138 4 13 45 1245.0 1185 555 488 76 513 27 920 59 8 63 5349 1.364 8.6 0.5 3.7 6.7 1.79
Trenton Thunder NYY 24.4 3.94 69 72 .489 3.54 141 141 141 0 15 29 1211.1 1078 555 476 76 515 24 1110 58 10 75 5182 1.315 8.0 0.6 3.8 8.2 2.16
Harrisburg Senators WSN 24.5 4.02 70 72 .493 3.73 142 142 139 3 11 40 1210.0 1255 571 502 100 421 49 926 59 3 49 5214 1.385 9.3 0.7 3.1 6.9 2.20
New Hampshire Fisher Cats TOR 24.5 4.08 64 78 .451 3.57 142 142 139 3 11 32 1241.1 1160 580 492 75 534 25 1006 67 5 55 5352 1.365 8.4 0.5 3.9 7.3 1.88
New Britain Rock Cats MIN 24.1 4.40 72 69 .511 3.94 141 141 137 4 11 41 1211.2 1228 621 530 87 433 33 983 72 5 58 5252 1.371 9.1 0.6 3.2 7.3 2.27
Reading Phillies PHI 23.9 4.44 75 67 .528 4.15 142 142 140 2 10 40 1240.0 1212 630 572 126 462 18 966 54 8 58 5323 1.350 8.8 0.9 3.4 7.0 2.09
Erie SeaWolves DET 23.8 4.52 71 70 .504 4.08 141 141 136 5 7 38 1230.1 1278 638 558 132 428 20 845 57 7 74 5319 1.387 9.3 1.0 3.1 6.2 1.97
Portland Sea Dogs BOS 24.3 4.60 67 74 .475 4.21 141 141 139 2 6 29 1213.0 1198 649 567 81 529 9 966 69 3 54 5330 1.424 8.9 0.6 3.9 7.2 1.83
Altoona Curve PIT 24.4 4.74 62 80 .437 4.11 142 142 139 3 10 36 1227.0 1246 673 560 87 501 9 918 65 7 74 5379 1.424 9.1 0.6 3.7 6.7 1.83
Binghamton Mets NYM 24.1 5.29 54 86 .386 4.99 140 140 138 2 6 33 1203.2 1321 740 667 108 493 17 908 64 12 58 5346 1.507 9.9 0.8 3.7 6.8 1.84
League Totals 24.1 4.29 849 849 .500 3.89 1698 1698 1660 37 129 452 14648.2 14364 7287 6330 1123 5749 259 11505 719 74 715 63293 1.373 8.8 0.7 3.5 7.1 2.00

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Reading Phillies PHI 142 3720 1418 99 117 .981 11 95 54 36% 460,791 Steve Roadcap
Connecticut Defenders SFG 142 3735 1437 99 136 .981 16 75 41 35% 203,005 Steve Decker
Binghamton Mets NYM 140 3611 1377 105 133 .979 11 95 46 33% 210,526 Max Oliveras
Akron Aeros CLE 142 3656 1305 114 105 .978 19 91 40 31% 316,836 Mike Sarbaugh
Trenton Thunder NYY 141 3634 1365 125 128 .976 22 107 57 35% 371,602 Tony Franklin
New Britain Rock Cats MIN 141 3635 1428 125 128 .976 11 73 36 33% 366,682 Tom Nieto
Bowie Baysox BAL 142 3590 1376 128 131 .975 12 74 47 39% 247,660 Brad Komminsk
Erie SeaWolves DET 141 3691 1425 132 139 .975 13 77 55 42% 220,909 Tom Brookens
Harrisburg Senators WSN 142 3630 1494 130 155 .975 17 89 48 35% 228,741 John Stearns
Portland Sea Dogs BOS 141 3639 1399 136 118 .974 9 85 51 38% 404,709 Arnie Beyeler
New Hampshire Fisher Cats TOR 142 3724 1568 145 164 .973 10 68 44 39% 386,991 Gary Cathcart
Altoona Curve PIT 142 3681 1518 161 158 .970 21 161 51 24% 275,945 Matt Walbeck
League Totals 1698 43946 17110 1499 1612 .976 172 1090 570 34% 3,694,397