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2008 American League

2008 > Class Major League > League History
Overall: 1,134 games, 14 teams, approx. 162 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 2007 / 2009
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 2007 / 2009

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 2007 / 2009

League Standings

Central Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Chicago White Sox 89 74 .546 --
Minnesota Twins 88 75 .540 1
Cleveland Indians 81 81 .500 7.5
Kansas City Royals 75 87 .463 13.5
Detroit Tigers 74 88 .457 14.5

East Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Tampa Bay Rays 97 65 .599 --
Boston Red Sox 95 67 .586 2
New York Yankees 89 73 .549 8
Toronto Blue Jays 86 76 .531 11
Baltimore Orioles 68 93 .422 28.5

West Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 100 62 .617 --
Texas Rangers 79 83 .488 21
Oakland Athletics 75 86 .466 24.5
Seattle Mariners 61 101 .377 39
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

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
Texas Rangers TEX 27.7 5.56 162 6477 5728 901 1619 376 35 194 867 81 25 595 1207 .283 .354 .462 .816 2647 117 63 37 54 43
Boston Red Sox BOS 29.7 5.22 162 6402 5596 845 1565 353 33 173 807 120 35 646 1068 .280 .358 .447 .805 2503 147 70 28 62 49
Minnesota Twins MIN 26.4 5.09 163 6330 5641 829 1572 298 49 111 791 102 42 529 979 .279 .340 .408 .748 2301 142 36 52 72 48
Detroit Tigers DET 30.3 5.07 162 6331 5641 821 1529 293 41 200 780 63 31 572 1076 .271 .340 .444 .784 2504 144 44 30 44 23
Chicago White Sox CHW 30.4 4.98 163 6231 5553 811 1458 296 13 235 785 67 34 540 1016 .263 .332 .448 .780 2485 157 63 28 47 33
Cleveland Indians CLE 27.7 4.97 162 6298 5543 805 1455 339 22 171 772 77 29 560 1213 .262 .339 .424 .763 2351 123 103 43 49 44
New York Yankees NYY 31.2 4.87 162 6257 5572 789 1512 289 20 180 758 118 39 535 1015 .271 .342 .427 .769 2381 149 80 31 39 36
Baltimore Orioles BAL 30.0 4.86 161 6209 5559 782 1486 322 30 172 750 81 37 533 990 .267 .333 .429 .762 2384 111 42 27 48 37
Tampa Bay Rays TBR 27.2 4.78 162 6310 5541 774 1443 284 37 180 735 142 50 626 1224 .260 .340 .422 .762 2341 111 68 23 52 33
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim LAA 28.9 4.72 162 6155 5540 765 1486 274 25 159 721 129 48 481 987 .268 .330 .413 .743 2287 140 52 32 50 52
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 30.8 4.41 162 6187 5503 714 1453 303 32 126 681 80 27 521 938 .264 .331 .399 .731 2198 150 59 48 56 34
Kansas City Royals KCR 28.0 4.27 162 6118 5608 691 1507 303 28 120 650 79 38 392 1005 .269 .320 .397 .717 2226 144 50 32 36 31
Seattle Mariners SEA 29.6 4.14 162 6176 5643 671 1498 285 20 124 631 90 32 417 890 .265 .318 .389 .707 2195 137 38 36 42 44
Oakland Athletics OAK 27.2 4.01 161 6138 5451 646 1318 270 23 125 610 88 21 574 1226 .242 .318 .369 .686 2009 126 48 30 35 23
League Totals 28.9 4.78 2268 87619 78119 10844 20901 4285 408 2270 10338 1317 488 7521 14834 .268 .336 .420 .756 32812 1898 816 477 686 530

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
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 28.6 3.77 86 76 .531 3.49 162 162 147 15 13 44 1446.2 1330 610 561 134 467 42 1184 67 4 51 6067 1.242 8.3 0.8 2.9 7.4 2.54
Tampa Bay Rays TBR 27.5 4.14 97 65 .599 3.82 162 162 155 7 12 52 1457.2 1349 671 618 166 526 29 1143 46 3 52 6145 1.286 8.3 1.0 3.2 7.1 2.17
Boston Red Sox BOS 29.2 4.28 95 67 .586 4.01 162 162 157 5 16 47 1446.1 1369 694 645 147 548 17 1185 68 2 43 6180 1.325 8.5 0.9 3.4 7.4 2.16
Oakland Athletics OAK 26.5 4.29 75 86 .466 4.01 161 161 157 4 7 33 1435.0 1364 690 640 135 576 45 1061 54 4 30 6112 1.352 8.6 0.8 3.6 6.7 1.84
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim LAA 27.6 4.30 100 62 .617 3.99 162 162 155 7 10 66 1451.1 1455 697 644 160 457 32 1106 63 2 50 6161 1.317 9.0 1.0 2.8 6.9 2.42
Chicago White Sox CHW 28.3 4.47 89 74 .546 4.06 163 163 159 4 10 34 1457.2 1471 729 658 156 460 42 1147 48 3 54 6218 1.325 9.1 1.0 2.8 7.1 2.49
New York Yankees NYY 30.6 4.49 89 73 .549 4.28 162 162 161 1 11 42 1441.2 1478 727 685 143 489 37 1141 51 5 55 6175 1.364 9.2 0.9 3.1 7.1 2.33
Minnesota Twins MIN 27.5 4.57 88 75 .540 4.16 163 163 158 5 10 42 1459.0 1568 745 675 183 406 38 995 31 4 45 6221 1.353 9.7 1.1 2.5 6.1 2.45
Cleveland Indians CLE 28.6 4.70 81 81 .500 4.45 162 162 152 10 13 31 1437.0 1530 761 711 170 444 28 986 51 5 44 6164 1.374 9.6 1.1 2.8 6.2 2.22
Kansas City Royals KCR 27.6 4.82 75 87 .463 4.48 162 162 160 2 8 44 1445.2 1473 781 720 159 515 15 1085 41 5 68 6214 1.375 9.2 1.0 3.2 6.8 2.11
Seattle Mariners SEA 28.5 5.01 61 101 .377 4.73 162 162 158 4 4 36 1435.1 1544 811 754 161 626 37 1016 53 5 60 6368 1.512 9.7 1.0 3.9 6.4 1.62
Detroit Tigers DET 29.9 5.29 74 88 .457 4.90 162 162 161 1 2 34 1445.0 1541 857 786 172 644 63 991 68 7 65 6411 1.512 9.6 1.1 4.0 6.2 1.54
Baltimore Orioles BAL 27.9 5.40 68 93 .422 5.13 161 161 157 4 4 35 1422.0 1538 869 810 184 687 44 922 80 7 72 6414 1.565 9.7 1.2 4.3 5.8 1.34
Texas Rangers TEX 28.1 5.97 79 83 .488 5.37 162 162 156 6 8 36 1442.0 1647 967 860 176 625 44 963 72 9 62 6506 1.576 10.3 1.1 3.9 6.0 1.54
League Totals 28.3 4.68 1157 1111 .510 4.35 2268 2268 2193 75 128 576 20222.1 20657 10609 9767 2246 7470 513 14925 793 65 751 87356 1.391 9.2 1.0 3.3 6.6 2.00

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Boston Red Sox BOS 162 4339 1597 85 149 .986 18 96 32 25% Terry Francona and Brad Mills
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 162 4340 1699 84 137 .986 6 86 37 30% Cito Gaston and John Gibbons
New York Yankees NYY 162 4325 1586 83 141 .986 11 113 56 33% Joe Girardi
Tampa Bay Rays TBR 162 4373 1495 90 153 .985 10 76 31 29% Joe Maddon
Cleveland Indians CLE 162 4311 1689 94 182 .985 13 67 27 29% Eric Wedge
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim LAA 162 4354 1646 91 159 .985 10 109 31 22% Mike Scioscia
Seattle Mariners SEA 162 4306 1654 99 160 .984 14 92 37 29% Jim Riggleman and John McLaren
Kansas City Royals KCR 162 4337 1548 96 159 .984 8 78 26 25% Trey Hillman
Oakland Athletics OAK 161 4305 1573 98 169 .984 8 70 41 37% Bob Geren
Chicago White Sox CHW 163 4373 1730 108 155 .983 6 139 30 18% Ozzie Guillen
Baltimore Orioles BAL 161 4266 1661 100 163 .983 15 130 33 20% Dave Trembley
Minnesota Twins MIN 163 4377 1682 108 168 .982 4 69 34 33% Scott Ullger and Ron Gardenhire
Detroit Tigers DET 162 4335 1634 113 172 .981 16 69 36 34% Lloyd McClendon and Jim Leyland
Texas Rangers TEX 162 4326 1676 132 191 .978 13 114 37 25% Ron Washington
League Totals 2268 60667 22870 1381 2258 .984 152 1308 488 27%