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2009 Frontier League

2009 > Class Independent > League History
Overall: 571 games, 12 teams, approx. 95 games in season
Attendance: 1,444,226 (2,529/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

May 20, 2009 to September 6, 2009

East Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Kalamazoo Kings 58 38 .604 --
Lake Erie Crushers 57 38 .600 0.5
Florence Freedom 49 47 .510 9
Washington WildThings 43 53 .448 15
Traverse City Beach Bums 42 53 .442 15.5
Midwest Sliders 42 54 .438 16

West Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
River City Rascals 56 38 .596 --
Windy City ThunderBolts 56 40 .583 1
Southern Illinois Miners 56 40 .583 1
Rockford RiverHawks 44 50 .468 12
Gateway Grizzlies 40 54 .426 16
Evansville Otters 28 66 .298 28

Semifinals

September 8, 2009 to September 14, 2009 · 5 games

Finals

September 17, 2009 to September 23, 2009 · 5 games

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
Gateway Grizzlies 24.1 6.41 94 3749 3268 603 846 179 18 150 544 74 27 347 830 .259 .341 .462 .803 1511 59 72 40 22 8
Lake Erie Crushers 24.0 6.11 95 3756 3222 580 887 147 26 91 515 88 38 386 628 .275 .362 .422 .784 1359 66 75 33 40 11
River City Rascals 23.7 5.94 94 3668 3204 558 899 181 14 93 495 161 45 341 611 .281 .359 .433 .792 1387 55 66 29 28 11
Southern Illinois Miners 24.7 5.92 96 3746 3158 568 843 165 19 97 523 110 32 434 639 .267 .363 .423 .786 1337 49 68 37 49 13
Florence Freedom 24.3 5.78 96 3739 3251 555 882 168 15 122 514 113 41 382 664 .271 .354 .445 .799 1446 45 51 26 29 7
Washington WildThings 24.3 5.71 96 3745 3211 548 843 160 28 128 506 74 29 402 750 .263 .350 .449 .799 1443 57 51 43 38 12
Windy City ThunderBolts 23.6 5.63 96 3681 3217 540 918 183 28 97 492 179 75 327 613 .285 .358 .450 .808 1448 59 60 35 42 14
Kalamazoo Kings 24.2 5.56 96 3778 3228 534 876 166 14 97 502 130 43 422 681 .271 .364 .422 .786 1361 75 68 27 33 11
Rockford RiverHawks 24.2 5.16 94 3494 3070 485 844 172 11 77 437 127 31 292 664 .275 .346 .413 .760 1269 78 60 41 31 22
Midwest Sliders 23.7 5.08 96 3686 3236 488 891 177 20 66 439 97 47 310 552 .275 .348 .404 .752 1306 68 65 49 26 9
Evansville Otters 23.2 4.72 94 3644 3173 444 802 127 23 61 401 56 28 365 680 .253 .340 .365 .705 1158 74 63 23 20 3
Traverse City Beach Bums 24.0 4.33 95 3580 3131 411 781 147 19 66 369 109 21 336 614 .249 .331 .372 .703 1164 68 58 32 23 4
League Totals 24.0 5.53 1142 44266 38369 6314 10312 1972 235 1145 5737 1318 457 4344 7926 .269 .351 .422 .773 16189 753 757 415 381 125

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
Lake Erie Crushers 24.0 4.71 57 38 .600 4.22 95 95 92 3 3 31 839.1 760 447 394 82 365 5 587 95 14 42 3656 1.340 8.1 0.9 3.9 6.3 1.61
Traverse City Beach Bums 23.7 4.80 42 53 .442 4.21 95 95 89 6 5 23 825.2 843 456 386 76 284 8 586 56 1 45 3577 1.365 9.2 0.8 3.1 6.4 2.06
Kalamazoo Kings 23.5 4.84 58 38 .604 4.18 96 96 90 6 3 23 844.0 815 465 392 77 358 13 674 66 9 48 3691 1.390 8.7 0.8 3.8 7.2 1.88
Windy City ThunderBolts 23.4 4.89 56 40 .583 4.19 96 96 86 10 7 22 829.2 808 469 386 72 338 6 810 52 2 61 3612 1.381 8.8 0.8 3.7 8.8 2.40
Rockford RiverHawks 24.4 5.05 44 50 .468 4.38 94 94 83 11 4 19 792.2 804 475 386 80 333 7 661 44 9 55 3504 1.434 9.1 0.9 3.8 7.5 1.99
Southern Illinois Miners 23.9 5.06 56 40 .583 4.38 96 96 92 4 4 22 825.1 843 486 402 75 323 26 640 51 8 30 3605 1.413 9.2 0.8 3.5 7.0 1.98
River City Rascals 23.6 5.40 56 38 .596 4.87 94 94 92 2 1 32 820.0 895 508 444 134 332 6 681 49 1 47 3664 1.496 9.8 1.5 3.6 7.5 2.05
Florence Freedom 23.2 5.52 49 47 .510 5.01 96 96 90 6 5 17 833.2 821 530 464 103 422 12 672 63 6 64 3747 1.491 8.9 1.1 4.6 7.3 1.59
Midwest Sliders 23.4 5.99 42 54 .438 5.52 96 96 93 3 5 21 824.0 900 575 505 106 382 6 634 45 5 60 3710 1.556 9.8 1.2 4.2 6.9 1.66
Washington WildThings 23.7 6.04 43 53 .448 5.59 96 96 92 4 0 17 829.2 859 580 515 104 427 12 637 88 9 61 3781 1.550 9.3 1.1 4.6 6.9 1.49
Evansville Otters 23.6 6.65 28 66 .298 5.66 94 94 88 6 2 15 802.0 948 625 504 97 352 11 590 68 6 65 3729 1.621 10.6 1.1 4.0 6.6 1.68
Gateway Grizzlies 24.2 7.43 40 54 .426 6.47 94 94 88 6 0 18 836.1 1016 698 601 139 428 13 754 80 8 64 4005 1.727 10.9 1.5 4.6 8.1 1.76
League Totals 23.7 5.53 571 571 .500 4.89 1142 1142 1075 67 39 260 9902.1 10312 6314 5379 1145 4344 125 7926 757 78 642 44281 1.480 9.4 1.0 3.9 7.2 1.82

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Southern Illinois Miners 96 2476 967 89 71 .975 20 104 33 24% 209,477 Mike Pinto
Lake Erie Crushers 95 2518 1009 90 95 .975 17 101 22 18% 153,654 John Massarelli
Kalamazoo Kings 96 2532 971 94 84 .974 16 127 37 23% 70,499 Fran Riordan
Windy City ThunderBolts 96 2489 939 100 70 .972 10 122 47 28% 103,129 Tommy Thompson
Midwest Sliders 96 2472 903 97 66 .972 25 115 41 26% 20,252 Eric Coleman
River City Rascals 94 2460 926 103 76 .970 19 79 35 31% 89,776 Chad Parker
Traverse City Beach Bums 95 2477 1060 108 90 .970 11 94 41 30% 170,358 Gregg Langbehn
Rockford RiverHawks 94 2378 962 120 65 .965 21 103 36 26% 110,565 Bob Koopmann
Florence Freedom 96 2501 902 127 80 .964 16 103 37 26% 102,086 Toby Rumfield
Washington WildThings 96 2489 969 128 83 .964 11 114 43 27% 133,881 Mark Mason
Evansville Otters 94 2406 990 146 64 .959 21 150 44 23% 104,829 Wayne Krenchicki
Gateway Grizzlies 94 2509 886 153 70 .957 34 106 41 28% 175,720 Phil Warren
League Totals 1142 29707 11484 1355 914 .968 221 1318 457 26% 1,444,226