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2005 Midwest League

2005 > Class A > League History
Overall: 977 games, 14 teams, approx. 139 games in season
Attendance: 3,486,604 (3,568/game)
Other Years: 2004 / 2006
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 2004 / 2006

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 2004 / 2006

League Standings

First Half

70 games

East Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
South Bend Silver Hawks ARI 41 29 .586 --
Fort Wayne Wizards SDP 38 32 .543 3
Lansing Lugnuts TOR 37 32 .536 3.5
Southwest Michigan Devil Rays TBD 33 36 .478 7.5
West Michigan Whitecaps DET 33 37 .471 8
Dayton Dragons CIN 30 40 .429 11

West Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers SEA 39 31 .557 --
Clinton LumberKings TEX 38 32 .543 1
Swing of the Quad Cities STL 36 33 .522 2.5
Peoria Chiefs CHC 35 35 .500 4
Burlington Bees KCR 34 36 .486 5
Beloit Snappers MIN 33 37 .471 6
Kane County Cougars OAK 31 38 .449 7.5
Cedar Rapids Kernels LAA 30 40 .429 9

Second Half

70 games

East Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
South Bend Silver Hawks ARI 43 27 .614 --
West Michigan Whitecaps DET 40 30 .571 3
Southwest Michigan Devil Rays TBD 39 31 .557 4
Lansing Lugnuts TOR 33 37 .471 10
Dayton Dragons CIN 30 39 .435 12.5
Fort Wayne Wizards SDP 27 43 .386 16

West Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers SEA 37 32 .536 --
Kane County Cougars OAK 36 34 .514 1.5
Swing of the Quad Cities STL 36 34 .514 1.5
Beloit Snappers MIN 36 34 .514 1.5
Cedar Rapids Kernels LAA 35 35 .500 2.5
Peoria Chiefs CHC 33 37 .471 4.5
Clinton LumberKings TEX 33 37 .471 4.5
Burlington Bees KCR 31 39 .443 6.5

Semifinals

3 games
Tm Aff W L
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers SEA 2 0
Clinton LumberKings TEX 0 2

Finals

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
South Bend Silver Hawks ARI 21.6 5.71 140 5473 4824 800 1355 274 45 122 715 121 62 473 827 .281 .350 .432 .783 2085 121 70 55 51 19
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers SEA 21.6 5.67 139 5498 4833 788 1331 267 38 101 712 142 54 521 942 .275 .350 .409 .759 1977 83 65 27 52 13
Kane County Cougars OAK 22.2 5.40 139 5505 4777 750 1246 266 24 119 681 120 34 602 1000 .261 .346 .401 .748 1917 114 51 22 53 18
Swing of the Quad Cities STL 22.6 5.31 139 5397 4704 738 1247 248 28 113 663 126 46 523 827 .265 .344 .402 .746 1890 110 68 56 46 25
Clinton LumberKings TEX 22.2 5.28 140 5523 4802 739 1244 263 35 112 645 147 71 576 1041 .259 .343 .398 .741 1913 84 61 39 45 12
Peoria Chiefs CHC 22.2 4.96 140 5327 4728 695 1259 258 46 97 629 137 62 447 1014 .266 .337 .402 .739 1900 113 84 23 45 13
Beloit Snappers MIN 21.2 4.96 140 5455 4805 695 1211 219 43 98 634 102 35 493 981 .252 .329 .377 .706 1810 81 82 25 50 7
Lansing Lugnuts TOR 22.7 4.92 139 5319 4644 684 1195 239 31 84 619 108 49 554 938 .257 .342 .376 .718 1748 112 62 18 41 18
Southwest Michigan Devil Rays TBD 21.5 4.81 139 5268 4674 668 1268 262 32 91 601 148 60 444 901 .271 .338 .399 .737 1867 129 59 29 62 14
Dayton Dragons CIN 22.5 4.78 139 5357 4762 665 1240 239 45 117 617 116 51 426 1097 .260 .330 .403 .733 1920 79 88 39 42 10
Cedar Rapids Kernels LAA 21.3 4.43 140 5215 4582 620 1148 241 33 107 557 202 91 463 1098 .251 .328 .388 .716 1776 88 87 42 41 16
West Michigan Whitecaps DET 21.8 4.29 140 5354 4772 600 1200 240 32 65 527 111 59 419 1108 .251 .319 .356 .675 1699 98 72 49 42 16
Fort Wayne Wizards SDP 21.6 4.28 140 5338 4741 599 1197 234 26 75 534 107 40 482 897 .252 .325 .360 .686 1708 109 52 19 44 12
Burlington Bees KCR 21.8 4.23 140 5267 4623 592 1129 203 25 69 520 178 82 478 931 .244 .324 .344 .668 1589 103 87 42 37 12
League Totals 21.9 4.93 1954 75296 66271 9633 17270 3453 483 1370 8654 1865 796 6901 13602 .261 .336 .389 .726 25799 1424 988 485 651 205

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
West Michigan Whitecaps DET 21.4 4.31 73 67 .521 3.63 140 140 135 5 8 37 1258.1 1182 604 507 76 414 14 942 63 7 94 5332 1.268 8.5 0.5 3.0 6.7 2.28
Lansing Lugnuts TOR 21.8 4.56 70 69 .504 4.17 139 139 138 1 3 36 1213.0 1224 634 562 111 434 12 1001 67 9 60 5210 1.367 9.1 0.8 3.2 7.4 2.31
Fort Wayne Wizards SDP 21.8 4.59 65 75 .464 4.02 140 140 138 2 6 39 1221.0 1247 642 546 97 412 11 934 50 2 52 5263 1.359 9.2 0.7 3.0 6.9 2.27
Southwest Michigan Devil Rays TBD 22.1 4.60 72 67 .518 4.02 139 139 138 1 9 36 1206.0 1103 639 539 88 543 4 978 50 15 90 5175 1.365 8.2 0.7 4.1 7.3 1.80
Beloit Snappers MIN 20.8 4.61 69 71 .493 4.11 140 140 137 3 6 36 1247.0 1167 645 569 118 514 20 1186 61 9 77 5406 1.348 8.4 0.9 3.7 8.6 2.31
South Bend Silver Hawks ARI 22.0 4.76 84 56 .600 4.14 140 140 136 4 8 39 1246.0 1283 667 573 83 471 19 1031 54 7 97 5434 1.408 9.3 0.6 3.4 7.4 2.19
Burlington Bees KCR 22.1 4.85 65 75 .464 4.02 140 140 139 1 7 30 1240.0 1292 679 554 81 465 21 1005 62 6 129 5445 1.417 9.4 0.6 3.4 7.3 2.16
Clinton LumberKings TEX 20.6 4.90 71 69 .507 4.13 140 140 138 2 9 28 1259.1 1274 686 578 83 437 11 960 76 8 72 5464 1.359 9.1 0.6 3.1 6.9 2.20
Swing of the Quad Cities STL 22.2 5.04 72 67 .518 4.32 139 139 136 3 4 39 1224.1 1199 700 587 103 520 25 932 86 6 96 5418 1.404 8.8 0.8 3.8 6.9 1.79
Peoria Chiefs CHC 21.5 5.06 68 72 .486 4.49 140 140 137 3 7 37 1216.1 1236 708 607 92 486 13 976 83 6 86 5364 1.416 9.1 0.7 3.6 7.2 2.01
Cedar Rapids Kernels LAA 21.8 5.08 65 75 .464 4.42 140 140 132 8 9 37 1217.2 1247 711 598 99 501 21 922 79 10 78 5336 1.436 9.2 0.7 3.7 6.8 1.84
Kane County Cougars OAK 22.6 5.32 67 72 .482 4.54 139 139 138 1 3 36 1234.0 1261 740 623 105 532 18 934 84 9 115 5472 1.453 9.2 0.8 3.9 6.8 1.76
Dayton Dragons CIN 21.6 5.67 60 79 .432 4.92 139 139 138 1 6 32 1213.2 1258 788 663 118 600 10 920 74 13 111 5469 1.531 9.3 0.9 4.4 6.8 1.53
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers SEA 21.6 5.68 76 63 .547 4.88 139 139 138 1 8 35 1234.0 1297 790 669 116 572 6 881 99 10 112 5533 1.515 9.5 0.8 4.2 6.4 1.54
League Totals 21.7 4.93 977 977 .500 4.27 1954 1954 1918 36 93 497 17230.2 17270 9633 8175 1370 6901 205 13602 988 117 1269 75321 1.403 9.0 0.7 3.6 7.1 1.97

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Lansing Lugnuts TOR 139 3639 1448 141 111 .973 30 114 71 38% 354,855 Ken Joyce
West Michigan Whitecaps DET 140 3775 1586 160 135 .971 19 134 56 29% 370,153 Matt Walbeck
Clinton LumberKings TEX 140 3778 1457 158 118 .971 22 139 51 27% 95,775 Carlos Subero
Beloit Snappers MIN 140 3741 1325 153 113 .971 15 115 56 33% 93,399 Kevin Boles
Southwest Michigan Devil Rays TBD 139 3618 1386 153 125 .970 23 130 65 33% 105,340 Joe Szekely
South Bend Silver Hawks ARI 140 3738 1593 165 129 .970 22 112 54 33% 208,590 Mark Haley
Peoria Chiefs CHC 140 3649 1449 162 121 .969 24 148 50 25% 256,612 Julio Garcia
Kane County Cougars OAK 139 3702 1473 170 108 .968 26 175 66 27% 518,394 Dave Joppie
Fort Wayne Wizards SDP 140 3663 1439 171 134 .968 21 139 45 24% 278,631 Randy Ready
Wisconsin Timber Rattlers SEA 139 3702 1439 172 139 .968 19 130 65 33% 211,927 Scott Steinmann
Dayton Dragons CIN 139 3641 1479 184 126 .965 18 138 68 33% 572,053 Alonzo Powell
Burlington Bees KCR 140 3720 1495 193 120 .964 26 135 44 25% 70,807 Jim Gabella
Swing of the Quad Cities STL 139 3673 1462 191 128 .964 17 135 46 25% 165,878 Joe Cunningham
Cedar Rapids Kernels LAA 140 3653 1502 198 153 .963 12 121 56 32% 184,190 Bobby Magallanes
League Totals 1954 51692 20533 2371 1760 .968 294 1865 793 30% 3,486,604