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2008 Japan Pacific League

2008 > Class Foreign > League History
Overall: 432 games, 6 teams, approx. 144 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

Regular Season

TmWLTiesW-L%GB
Saitama Seibu Lions76644.543--
Orix Buffaloes75681.5242.5
Nippon Ham Fighters73692.5144
Chiba Lotte Marines73701.5104.5
Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles65763.46111.5
Fukuoka Softbank Hawks64773.45412.5

Finals

League Batting

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Saitama Seibu Lions27.14.9714455484952715133927021198693107463781093.270.330.453.78322459883954011
Chiba Lotte Marines29.24.60144551948906621309280321276407642463955.268.335.416.75120349552783614
Orix Buffaloes30.84.42144548348176371261258251526136336435992.262.329.420.749202590661244123
Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles30.14.35144555648806271329232189460410138439777.272.340.385.7251879117751323016
Fukuoka Softbank Hawks28.53.86144555050165561330239329953592373411057.265.317.385.702193080541053418
Nippon Ham Fighters28.43.70144536447265331206224278251679403801010.255.316.366.682173085531733223
League Totals29.04.328643302029281373077741503155752360151823924365884.265.328.404.73211843565383707213105

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERARAvgGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Nippon Ham Fighters28.63.767369.5143.543.811441441301413361277.111965415031473951188251143753591.2468.41.02.86.22.23
Orix Buffaloes28.64.207568.5243.934.2514414413773341281.11320605560130329149235832254371.2879.30.92.36.52.81
Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles26.04.226576.4613.894.261441441281611181281.012836075531044562010646435455401.3589.00.73.27.52.33
Saitama Seibu Lions29.14.357664.5433.864.34144144131139331297.01324626556114449189446805656151.3679.20.83.16.62.10
Fukuoka Softbank Hawks27.64.456477.4544.054.45144144123216271295.212956415831284201910875485155501.3249.00.92.97.62.59
Chiba Lotte Marines28.54.507370.5104.144.57144144127176331277.01326648588114363289154713454811.3239.30.82.66.42.52
League Totals28.14.25426424.5013.904.2886486477688481817709.17744366833437372412110581534229254329821.3179.00.92.86.82.41

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Nippon Ham Fighters1443832151663113.9885Masataka Nashida
Orix Buffaloes1443844152678127.9863Daijiro Oishi and Terry Collins
Fukuoka Softbank Hawks1443887148480108.9859Sadaharu Oh
Chiba Lotte Marines1443831146684110.9844Bobby Valentine
Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles1443843152290110.98410Katsuya Nomura
Saitama Seibu Lions1443891156498120.9829Hisanobu Watanabe
League Totals864231289078493688.98540

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