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2008 Season


2007 / 2009

Top Hitter


Albert
Pujols

Top Pitcher


Tim
Lincecum

2008 World Series








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All-2008 Team



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Glossary

Left Field Tm
MULT
5.9
7.2
-0.5
COL
5.8
6.0
0.5
CHW
5.3
5.8
-0.0
MIL
4.5
4.5
0.7
MULT
4.4
5.8
-0.7
NYY
4.1
4.5
0.2
Center Field Tm
NYM
6.9
5.0
1.7
CLE
5.9
5.8
-0.2
TEX
5.4
6.1
-0.6
PHI
4.4
3.3
0.9
LAD
3.9
3.1
0.9
DET
3.9
4.5
-0.9

Right Field Tm
BAL
7.4
5.7
2.3
TOR
5.9
3.9
2.3
STL
5.5
5.8
0.4
SEA
5.3
4.6
1.0
SDP
4.8
5.4
0.1
MIN
4.3
3.1
1.6
Shortstop Tm
FLA
6.7
6.4
-0.4
PHI
5.4
3.0
1.8
NYM
4.8
4.3
-0.3
MIL
4.7
2.8
1.3
KCR
4.7
2.8
1.3
WAS
4.6
2.8
1.2
Second Base Tm
PHI
9.0
5.5
3.1
BOS
6.9
5.1
1.4
BAL
5.2
4.7
0.1
TEX
4.7
5.2
-0.8
FLA
4.4
3.7
0.4
DET
4.4
2.6
1.4
Third Base Tm
ATL
7.3
6.2
1.0
NYM
6.8
6.1
0.5
NYY
6.8
6.3
0.3
SEA
5.6
2.5
2.9
TBR
4.8
3.6
1.0
STL
4.4
3.5
0.7
First Base Tm
STL
9.2
8.3
1.8
MULT
7.8
6.6
2.2
HOU
6.8
6.3
1.5
BOS
6.3
5.8
1.2
TBR
5.1
4.3
1.6
MIN
4.2
5.3
-0.1
 
Catcher Tm
MIN
5.6
5.3
-0.6
ATL
5.5
3.9
0.8
LAD
3.9
2.9
0.1
OAK
3.8
1.8
1.1
CLE
3.4
2.9
-0.1
PIT
3.3
2.8
-0.1
Designated Hitter Tm
TEX
5.2
5.7
0.5
BAL
4.1
5.1
0.0
CHW
2.1
3.3
0.1
Starting Pitcher Tm
SFG
227.0
8.1
7.9
0.2
MULT
253.0
7.2
6.8
0.4
NYM
234.1
7.1
7.1
0.0
CHC
206.2
6.9
7.0
-0.0
CLE
223.1
6.8
6.9
-0.1
ARI
216.0
6.6
6.1
0.5
CHW
195.0
6.4
6.4
-0.0
TOR
246.0
6.2
6.2
-0.1
BOS
210.1
6.0
6.1
-0.1
MULT
148.0
5.8
6.0
-0.2
CHC
188.2
5.7
4.3
1.4
ARI
226.2
5.6
5.8
-0.2
KCR
202.1
5.4
5.4
0.0
BOS
167.2
5.3
5.3
-0.1
NYY
200.1
5.2
5.2
-0.0
KCR
210.1
5.1
5.0
0.0
LAA
219.0
5.0
5.0
-0.1
PHI
227.1
4.7
4.4
0.3
Relief Pitcher Tm
NYY
70.2
4.4
4.3
-0.0
KCR
67.1
3.7
3.7
-0.0
MIN
67.2
3.3
3.3
-0.1
TBR
58.1
2.9
2.9
-0.1
OAK
59.2
2.8
2.8
-0.0
LAD
80.0
2.8
2.6
0.2
TOR
70.2
2.8
2.8
-0.1
CHC
87.1
2.7
2.7
0.0
CHW
61.2
2.5
2.5
-0.0
KCR
71.2
2.5
2.5
-0.1
LAA
68.1
2.5
2.4
-0.1
PHI
69.1
2.5
2.4
0.0
CHW
67.1
2.5
2.4
-0.1
TBR
89.1
2.4
2.3
-0.1
BAL
68.2
2.3
2.3
-0.0
LAA
61.0
2.3
2.3
-0.0
COL
62.2
2.1
2.1
0.0
BOS
62.0
2.1
2.1
-0.0

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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James