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2009 Minor League Baseball League Encyclopedia

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

League-by-League Batting

RkLgLevTmsBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
32American LeagueMajor League1429.04.8222708752977965109382078341313882560104371541542769415309.267.336.428.764333701817725497648409
33National LeagueMajor League1628.74.4325909953187884114812274146065612482109271429591892618282.259.331.409.7393591519798651138718770
11International LeagueAAA1427.34.30200274983669488603175323655369150380331476582614513342.262.328.395.723264341575714562614230
12Mexican LeagueAAA1630.25.341706662785789491171741531943141372846791659661898379.301.373.438.811253531833751921523375
13Pacific Coast LeagueAAA1626.64.8822988852678275112122127342825931987105001721613770915313.272.341.418.758327021816856939747317
8Eastern LeagueAA1224.34.29169863276557307287143643007359112367421090570574911505.258.332.385.717214581326719607471259
9Southern LeagueAA1024.64.291394521734578559861169424322928905469106251348909372.255.332.380.71117380985561493444204
10Texas LeagueAA824.14.79112043202380335361101281905256781492290139339807066.266.340.391.73214888960469378342138
3California LeagueAdv A1022.85.11140054275480317159129732680490112965331190601461311081.270.341.417.75820020943781434416149
4Carolina LeagueAdv A822.84.46110641087363634931931319602197344480104151335657846.256.329.383.71213913759522353284118
5Florida State LeagueAdv A1222.54.0516165928352698654613268248542283759101497653488411269.252.322.363.684191081172765468468133
1Midwest LeagueA1421.74.54194473322648188829165613342540106778981923878634314773.256.329.373.7022418412481017553591142
2South Atlantic LeagueA1621.54.36220682410733149610186563711557116985312157957651917040.254.324.368.6922698813521277663637136
6New York-Pennsylvania LeagueShort-Season A1421.14.16105439121345524389846716523494323873101042233877988.245.320.351.67012113672547342293102
7Northwest LeagueShort-Season A821.35.036082369720789305954841048152356272159624921294749.264.342.380.722790449742518616843
34Appalachian LeagueRookie1020.64.786682510522307319657381147189434276671333420425277.257.328.384.712856542340517517640
35Arizona LeagueRookie1120.25.496142433721420336856431030306276286691532120875513.263.339.379.717811340745516620921
36Gulf Coast LeagueRookie1619.64.099083292428975371269011397256302317196442228446737.238.316.335.652971663158825426334
37Pioneer LeagueRookie820.85.376042352120765324256761146205414283266829420514784.273.345.408.754847445533418518625
14Chinese Professional Baseball LeagueForeign4
15Cuban National SeriesForeign160.0
16Dutch Major LeagueForeign825.64.433361297011244148729724737071130138618212101987.264.344.338.682379823821120210358
17Italian Baseball LeagueForeign829.94.7533613031112491595284751749180142125410813662356.253.341.356.6974002270192122102
18Japan Central LeagueForeign629.63.918643240928869337673821247128769322847822722925819.256.316.388.70311192577321733194122
19Japan Pacific LeagueForeign629.74.358643330129310375678121520141765360458026026986045.267.334.406.74011909629373714206116
20Korean Baseball OrganizationForeign828.35.161064418603611054929938175315811555186105639942906939.275.358.428.78715472937564559337164
21Dominican Summer LeagueForeign Rookie3318.45.022274880357514211407181763143774636884834071667932217023.242.340.330.6692477513932122834615145
22Venezuelan Summer LeagueForeign Rookie718.45.08486186961633524714332818144264210444731916223204.265.345.381.727623031244216912846
23American AssociationIndependent1026.85.2896038041331655067923217121655834613101331637005779.278.356.393.74813023793465379332113
24Arizona Winter LeagueIndependent80.0
25Atlantic LeagueIndependent829.24.99112042935377035584102901885234897516599934539776638.273.347.407.75415334783488389378127
26Canadian-American AssociationIndependent626.34.93560211341859727585084948107370254350619918263146.273.345.396.741735639933017620542
27Continental Baseball LeagueIndependent624.15.8034813383111442018297150660233173463317516212588.267.372.385.758429615932817012032
28Frontier LeagueIndependent1224.05.5311424426638369631410312197223511455737131845743447926.269.351.422.77316189753757415381125
29Golden Baseball LeagueIndependent927.46.077002779824331424871991448140548372477129525194407.296.369.434.8041057148217429275
30Northern LeagueIndependent626.95.305742238119636304153731052111517281759421220923608.274.349.417.766819842027819318287
31United League BaseballIndependent60.0

League-by-League Pitching

RkLgLevTmsPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
31American LeagueMajor League1428.14.7511471123.5054.452270227021947612355720173.120718107939978249475923991538673770728874301.4039.21.13.46.92.03
32National LeagueMajor League1628.64.4912831307.4954.192590259025147615064523098.2228061162610753254890287801820585368872996491.3788.91.03.57.12.02
11International LeagueAAA1427.04.3010011001.5003.912002200219435613453617475.21753286037597150361452301334271474730749931.3559.00.83.26.92.17
12Mexican LeagueAAA1629.35.34848848.5004.96170617061645598942314715.2174159117810813726189375837975146943662831.60410.70.83.85.11.35
13Pacific Coast LeagueAAA1627.04.8811491149.5004.502298229822346113257620224.02127311212101111987770931715313856941027885461.4339.50.93.46.81.99
8Eastern LeagueAA1224.14.29849849.5003.891698169816603712945214648.21436472876330112357492591150571974715632931.3738.80.73.57.12.00
9Southern LeagueAA1024.34.29696696.5003.84139413941369259735612107.211694598651658904890204937256159628521941.3708.70.73.67.01.92
10Texas LeagueAA824.04.79560560.5004.2111201120109426752699886.010128536146227813980138706646951580432251.4279.20.73.66.41.78
3California LeagueAdv A1023.05.11700700.5004.46140014001378206633812403.11297371596150112946131491108178155898542891.4189.40.83.38.02.40
4Carolina LeagueAdv A822.84.46553553.5003.9711061106109115773089547.29313493142127343565118784652265675411001.3498.80.73.47.42.20
5Florida State LeagueAdv A1222.94.05808808.5003.551616161615763912442913898.2132686546548683748841331126976566782592941.3068.60.53.27.32.31
1Midwest LeagueA1421.84.54972972.5003.961944194419162411850917011.01656188297486106763431421477310171571327733511.3468.80.63.47.82.33
2South Atlantic LeagueA1621.64.3611031103.5003.702206220621653614158019186.11865696107889116965191361704012771461630824331.3128.80.53.18.02.61
6New York-Pennsylvania LeagueShort-Season A1421.44.16527527.5003.4910541054103320962599101.28467438935324323387102798854749650391251.3028.40.43.37.92.36
7Northwest LeagueShort-Season A821.35.03304304.5004.276086086012351475383.0548430592552356212943474942569548237041.4149.20.63.67.92.23
33Appalachian LeagueRookie1020.34.78334334.5004.0666866865710351775781.1573831962611434204240527740537606251161.3468.90.73.28.22.58
34Arizona LeagueRookie1120.65.49307307.5004.366146146140231195495.05643336826622762087215513455101773243461.4079.20.53.49.02.64
35Gulf Coast LeagueRookie1620.44.09454454.5003.359089088998762397734.16901371228793022844346737588131767329411.2608.00.43.37.82.37
36Pioneer LeagueRookie820.95.37302302.5004.436046046004201515303.0567632422610414205125478433454528235231.4579.60.73.58.12.33
14Cuban National SeriesForeign16
15Dutch Major LeagueForeign825.24.43164164.5003.603363363082813572928.029721487117271121058198821128141129731.4289.10.23.76.11.64
16Italian Baseball LeagueForeign829.94.75168168.5003.94336336328831822942.228471595128818013662356192132031.4328.70.64.27.21.72
17Japan Central LeagueForeign628.63.94424421.5023.5586486479866622197698.17418340130347482322118584034230255325461.2658.70.92.76.82.52
18Japan Pacific LeagueForeign627.84.32421424.4984.03864864758106501667737.07776373134627862668120602435218244331701.3509.00.93.17.02.26
19Korean Baseball OrganizationForeign826.95.26522522.5004.811044106410642092459447.299385492504811554290164693956423424418641.5069.51.14.16.61.62
20Dominican Summer LeagueForeign Rookie3318.85.0211351135.5003.722274227422423114353519924.01817611407823863693221451702321222293310880681.3808.20.34.27.71.83
21Venezuelan Summer LeagueForeign Rookie718.55.08241241.5004.074864864842341134242.0433224711919264162246320444286515187001.4049.20.63.46.81.98
22American AssociationIndependent1026.25.28480480.5004.5896096091545522528483.09232506743145833700113577946559556380491.5249.80.63.96.11.56
23Arizona Winter LeagueIndependent8
24Atlantic LeagueIndependent829.54.99560560.5004.4511201120105565462599685.010290558447908973977127663848845515429391.4739.60.83.76.21.67
25Canadian-American AssociationIndependent625.54.91281281.5004.4556256052436291334762.1508427582356370182642314633023238211411.4519.60.73.55.91.72
26Continental Baseball LeagueIndependent624.15.80174174.5004.923483483222618612878.2297120181574233162132258832831291133901.5959.30.75.18.11.60
27Frontier LeagueIndependent1223.75.53571571.5004.8911421142107567392609902.1103126314537911454344125792675778642442811.4809.41.03.97.21.82
28Golden Baseball LeagueIndependent927.56.07350350.5005.1970070066337201696057.172014249349054825107544074820515278131.60310.70.83.76.51.76
29Northern LeagueIndependent626.25.30287287.5004.7357457455222251265040.0537330412649517209287360827831335223871.4819.60.93.76.41.72
30United League BaseballIndependent6

League-by-League Fielding

RkLgLevTmsGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendance
31American LeagueMajor League142270605202227213242139.984153151254226%
32National LeagueMajor League162590692962618015332359.984130145859129%
11International LeagueAAA142002524271985316691898.977195147658228%7,017,469
12Mexican LeagueAAA161706441471986915202190.97716891659639%3,065,370
13Pacific Coast LeagueAAA162298606722344018902174.978216172161326%7,133,386
8Eastern LeagueAA121698439461711014991612.976172109057034%3,694,397
9Southern LeagueAA101394363231382612831241.975184106251333%2,284,201
10Texas LeagueAA81120296581193611861157.97210390139330%2,964,170
3California LeagueAdv A101400372101458715521200.971246119060134%1,721,279
4Carolina LeagueAdv A8110628643114161150960.972164104151333%1,586,578
5Florida State LeagueAdv A121616416961662017011480.972201149765330%1,117,363
1Midwest LeagueA141944510331996122351624.969272192387831%3,629,038
2South Atlantic LeagueA162206575592318826521797.968411215795731%3,690,958
6New York-Pennsylvania LeagueShort-Season A14105427305106511314833.967213101042229%1,786,735
7Northwest LeagueShort-Season A8608161496587788602.96713759624929%907,094
33Appalachian LeagueRookie106681734470451001559.96115071333432%310,124
34Arizona LeagueRookie116141648568021082518.95621391532126%
35Gulf Coast LeagueRookie169082320394331254812.96320396442230%
36Pioneer LeagueRookie8604159096800980589.95913066829431%721,942
14Cuban National SeriesForeign16
15Dutch Major LeagueForeign833687843822555312.9586238613025%
16Italian Baseball LeagueForeign833688283467425336.9676525410830%
17Japan Central LeagueForeign6864230959664510698.98543
18Japan Pacific LeagueForeign6864232119493408780.98836
19Korean Baseball OrganizationForeign81044
20Dominican Summer LeagueForeign Rookie332274597722529647061837.9487733407166733%
21Venezuelan Summer LeagueForeign Rookie7486127265734900435.95411744731942%
22American AssociationIndependent1096025449103311103950.970141100431624%1,482,214
23Arizona Winter LeagueIndependent836,982
24Atlantic LeagueIndependent8112029055110381111975.97312199934526%2,147,538
25Canadian-American AssociationIndependent6562142875791631487.9707550619928%560,191
26Continental Baseball LeagueIndependent634886363519593215.95314763317522%
27Frontier LeagueIndependent12114229707114841355914.968221131845726%1,444,226
28Golden Baseball LeagueIndependent9700179817156972.96313977123023%631,107
29Northern LeagueIndependent6574151206013593507.9737259421226%1,220,300
30United League BaseballIndependent6398,526

Pro Baseball Map for 2009

ALL TEAMS ARE LOCATED IN THE CENTER OF THE TOWN THEY ARE LISTED IN. We have not located the actual location of the ballpark.

We list over 30,000 of teams from minor league history. This list is not exhaustive and may be missing teams from certain leagues and years or with a small number of games played. We apologize for any omissions. Report any errors or omissions

League Teams

LgLevTm
International LeagueAAABuffalo Bisons, Charlotte Knights, Columbus Clippers, Durham Bulls, Gwinnett Braves, Indianapolis Indians, Lehigh Valley IronPigs, Louisville Bats,
Norfolk Tides, Pawtucket Red Sox, Rochester Red Wings, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees, Syracuse Chiefs, Toledo Mud Hens
Mexican LeagueAAAAcereros de Monclova, Broncos de Reynosa, Diablos Rojos del Mexico, Dorados de Chihuahua, Guerreros de Oaxaca, Leones de Yucatan, Olmecas de Tabasco, Pericos de Puebla,
Petroleros de Minatitlan, Piratas de Campeche, Rojos del Aguila de Veracruz, Saraperos de Saltillo, Sultanes de Monterrey, Tecolotes de Nuevo Laredo, Tigres de Quintana Roo, Vaqueros Laguna
Pacific Coast LeagueAAAAlbuquerque Isotopes, Colorado Springs Sky Sox, Fresno Grizzlies, Iowa Cubs, Las Vegas 51s, Memphis Redbirds, Nashville Sounds, New Orleans Zephyrs,
Oklahoma City RedHawks, Omaha Royals, Portland Beavers, Reno Aces, Round Rock Express, Sacramento River Cats, Salt Lake Bees, Tacoma Rainiers
Eastern LeagueAAAkron Aeros, Altoona Curve, Binghamton Mets, Bowie Baysox, Connecticut Defenders, Erie SeaWolves, Harrisburg Senators, New Britain Rock Cats,
New Hampshire Fisher Cats, Portland Sea Dogs, Reading Phillies, Trenton Thunder
Southern LeagueAABirmingham Barons, Carolina Mudcats, Chattanooga Lookouts, Huntsville Stars, Jacksonville Suns, Mississippi Braves, Mobile BayBears, Montgomery Biscuits,
Tennessee Smokies, West Tenn Diamond Jaxx
Texas LeagueAAArkansas Travelers, Corpus Christi Hooks, Frisco RoughRiders, Midland RockHounds, Northwest Arkansas Naturals, San Antonio Missions, Springfield Cardinals, Tulsa Drillers
California LeagueAdv ABakersfield Blaze, High Desert Mavericks, Inland Empire 66ers, Lake Elsinore Storm, Lancaster JetHawks, Modesto Nuts, Rancho Cucamonga Quakes, San Jose Giants,
Stockton Ports, Visalia Rawhide
Carolina LeagueAdv AFrederick Keys, Kinston Indians, Lynchburg Hillcats, Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Potomac Nationals, Salem Red Sox, Wilmington Blue Rocks, Winston-Salem Dash
Florida State LeagueAdv ABrevard County Manatees, Charlotte Stone Crabs, Clearwater Threshers, Daytona Cubs, Dunedin Blue Jays, Fort Myers Miracle, Jupiter Hammerheads, Lakeland Flying Tigers,
Palm Beach Cardinals, Sarasota Reds, St. Lucie Mets, Tampa Yankees
Midwest LeagueABeloit Snappers, Burlington Bees, Cedar Rapids Kernels, Clinton LumberKings, Dayton Dragons, Fort Wayne TinCaps, Great Lakes Loons, Kane County Cougars,
Lansing Lugnuts, Peoria Chiefs, Quad Cities River Bandits, South Bend Silver Hawks, West Michigan Whitecaps, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers
South Atlantic LeagueAAsheville Tourists, Augusta GreenJackets, Bowling Green Hot Rods, Charleston RiverDogs, Delmarva Shorebirds, Greensboro Grasshoppers, Greenville Drive, Hagerstown Suns,
Hickory Crawdads, Kannapolis Intimidators, Lake County Captains, Lakewood BlueClaws, Lexington Legends, Rome Braves, Savannah Sand Gnats, West Virginia Power
New York-Pennsylvania LeagueShort-Season AAberdeen IronBirds, Auburn Doubledays, Batavia Muckdogs, Brooklyn Cyclones, Hudson Valley Renegades, Jamestown Jammers, Lowell Spinners, Mahoning Valley Scrappers,
Oneonta Tigers, State College Spikes, Staten Island Yankees, Tri-City ValleyCats, Vermont Lake Monsters, Williamsport Crosscutters
Northwest LeagueShort-Season ABoise Hawks, Eugene Emeralds, Everett AquaSox, Salem-Keizer Volcanoes, Spokane Indians, Tri-City Dust Devils, Vancouver Canadians, Yakima Bears
Appalachian LeagueRookieBluefield Orioles, Bristol White Sox, Burlington Royals, Danville Braves, Elizabethton Twins, Greeneville Astros, Johnson City Cardinals, Kingsport Mets,
Princeton Rays, Pulaski Mariners
Arizona LeagueRookieAZL Angels, AZL Athletics, AZL Brewers, AZL Cubs, AZL Dodgers, AZL Giants, AZL Indians, AZL Mariners,
AZL Padres, AZL Rangers, AZL Royals
Gulf Coast LeagueRookieGCL Astros, GCL Blue Jays, GCL Braves, GCL Cardinals, GCL Marlins, GCL Mets, GCL Nationals, GCL Orioles,
GCL Phillies, GCL Pirates, GCL Rays, GCL Red Sox, GCL Reds, GCL Tigers, GCL Twins, GCL Yankees
Pioneer LeagueRookieBillings Mustangs, Casper Ghosts, Great Falls Voyagers, Helena Brewers, Idaho Falls Chukars, Missoula Osprey, Ogden Raptors, Orem Owlz
Chinese Professional Baseball LeagueForeignBrother Elephants, La New Bears, President Lions, Sinon Bulls
Cuban National SeriesForeignAlazanes de Granma, Avispas de Santiago de Cuba, Cocodrilos de Matanzas, Elefantes de Cienfuegos, Gallos de Sancti Spiritus, Ganaderos de Camaguey, Indios de Guantanamo, Industriales de La Habana,
Lenadores de Las Tunas, Metropolitanos de La Habana, Naranjas de Villa Clara, Sabuesos de Holguin, Tigres de Ciego de Avila, Toronjeros de Isla de la Juventud, Vaqueros de La Habana, Vegueros de Pinar del Rio
Dutch Major LeagueForeignADO, Corendon Kinheim, DOOR Neptunus, Konica Minolta Pioniers, L&D Amsterdam Pirates, MediaMonks RCH, Mr.Cocker HCAW, Sparta-Feyenoord
Italian Baseball LeagueForeignCaffe Danesi Nettuno, Cariparma Parma, De Angelis Godo, Fortitudo Unipol Banca Bologna, Montepaschi Orioles Grosseto, Palfinger Reggio Emilia, T & A San Marino, Telemarket Rimini
Japan Central LeagueForeignChunichi Dragons, Hanshin Tigers, Hiroshima Carp, Yakult Swallows, Yokohama Bay Stars, Yomiuri Giants
Japan Pacific LeagueForeignChiba Lotte Marines, Fukuoka Softbank Hawks, Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters, Orix Buffaloes, Saitama Seibu Lions, Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles
Korean Baseball OrganizationForeignDoosan Bears, Hanwha Eagles, Kia Tigers, LG Twins, Lotte Giants, Samsung Lions, SK Wyverns, Woori Heroes
Dominican Summer LeagueForeign RookieDSL Angels, DSL Astros, DSL Athletics, DSL Blue Jays, DSL Braves, DSL Cardinals, DSL Cubs 1, DSL Cubs 2,
DSL Diamondbacks, DSL Dodgers, DSL Giants, DSL Indians, DSL Mariners, DSL Marlins, DSL Mets, DSL Nationals,
DSL Orioles, DSL Orioles/Brewers, DSL Padres, DSL Phillies, DSL Pirates, DSL Rangers 1, DSL Rangers 2, DSL Rays,
DSL Red Sox, DSL Reds, DSL Rockies, DSL Royals, DSL Tigers, DSL Twins, DSL White Sox, DSL Yankees 1,
DSL Yankees 2
Venezuelan Summer LeagueForeign RookieVSL Cardinals, VSL Mariners, VSL Mets, VSL Phillies, VSL Pirates, VSL Rays, VSL Tigers
American AssociationIndependentEl Paso Diablos, Fort Worth Cats, Grand Prairie AirHogs, Lincoln Saltdogs, Pensacola Pelicans, Shreveport-Bossier Captains, Sioux City Explorers, Sioux Falls Canaries,
St. Paul Saints, Wichita Wingnuts
Arizona Winter LeagueIndependentBlythe Heat, Palm Springs Chill, San Diego Surf Dogs, San Luis Aleticos, Saskatchewan Silver Sox, Team Canada, Western Canada Miners, Yuma Scorpions
Atlantic LeagueIndependentBridgeport Bluefish, Camden Riversharks, Lancaster Barnstormers, Long Island Ducks, Newark Bears, Somerset Patriots, Southern Maryland Blue Crabs, York Revolution
Canadian-American AssociationIndependentAmerican Defenders of New Hampshire, Brockton Rox, Les Capitales de Quebec, New Jersey Jackals, Sussex Skyhawks, Worcester Tornadoes
Continental Baseball LeagueIndependentAlexandria Aces, Bay Area Toros, Big Bend Cowboys, Coastal Kingfish, South Louisiana Pipeliners, Texarkana Gunslingers
Frontier LeagueIndependentEvansville Otters, Florence Freedom, Gateway Grizzlies, Kalamazoo Kings, Lake Erie Crushers, Midwest Sliders, River City Rascals, Rockford RiverHawks,
Southern Illinois Miners, Traverse City Beach Bums, Washington WildThings, Windy City ThunderBolts
Golden Baseball LeagueIndependentCalgary Vipers, Chico Outlaws, Edmonton Capitals, Long Beach Armada, Orange County Flyers, St. George Roadrunners, Tucson Toros, Victoria Seals,
Yuma Scorpions
Northern LeagueIndependentFargo-Moorhead Redhawks, Gary SouthShore RailCats, Joliet JackHammers, Kansas City T-Bones, Schaumburg Flyers, Winnipeg Goldeyes
United League BaseballIndependentAmarillo Dillas, Coastal Bend Thunder, Edinburg Roadrunners, Laredo Broncos, Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings, San Angelo Colts