2008 Season

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2008 Bull League Season

June to September 2008

Number of games 80

Number of teams 16
Draft
Regular season
Season MVP AEL: Zenjiro Suga (NEV)
LL: Narushi Ohata (OHI)

Season SKA AEL: Iron Arm (CAL)
LL: Ricky Terrazas (MTL)
League postseason
AEL Champions Nevada Speeders
Runner-up Chicago Pit Bulls

LL Champions New York Minutemen
Runner-up Montreal Metros
Bull Cup Champions
Champions New York Minutemen
Bull Cup MVP
Seasons
← 2007

2009 →


The 2008 Season of the Bull League was the 13th season to be played since the beginning of the "Modern Era", when the 80-game schedule was introduced and the league expanded to 16 teams.

A total of 80 games were played by each of the 16 teams. The season was simulated in July 2016.

The Bull Cup Championship Series was won by the New York Minutemen, who defeated the Chicago Pit Bulls in a three game series sweep, 3-0.

Final Standings

The final standings in the Bull League are shown below:[1][2]

American Eagle League
AEL East W L Pct GB
Chicago Pit Bulls 54 26 .675 -
Nevada Speeders 52 28 .650 2
Denver Highlanders 34 46 .425 20
Calgary Chinooks 28 52 .350 26
Lake League
LL East W L Pct GB
Montreal Metros 53 27 .662 -
Chicoutimi Cinquantes 41 39 .512 12
Kingston Battlements 30 50 .375 23
Boston Brawlers 27 53 .338 26
AEL West W L Pct GB
Richmond Ravens 41 39 .512 -
California Tidals 40 40 .500 1
San Diego Seagulls 38 42 .475 3
Seattle Salts 33 47 .412 8
LL West W L Pct GB
Ohio Oxen 48 32 .600 -
New York Minutemen 46 34 .575 2
Toronto Ducks 42 38 .525 6
Hamilton Industrials 33 47 .412 15

Postseason

  Elimination Round League Championship Series
(AELCS), (LLCS)
Bull Cup Championship Series
                           
  1  Chicago Pit Bulls 3  
4  California Tidals 1    
  1  Chicago Pit Bulls 1  
American Eagle League
  3  Nevada Speeders 3    
2  Richmond Ravens 1
   
  3  Nevada Speeders 3  
    AEL  Nevada Speeders 0
  LL  New York Minutemen 3
  1  Montreal Metros 3    
4  Toronto Ducks 0    
  1  Montreal Metros 0
Lake League
  3  New York Minutemen 3  
2  Ohio Oxen 2
   
  3  New York Minutemen 3  


League Leaders

American Eagle League[1]

Hitting leaders
Stat Player Total
AVG Zenjiro Suga (1B, NEV) .396
HR Carl Simms (RF, SAN) 30
RBI Zenjiro Suga (1B, NEV) 93
R Bill Ross (C, NEV) 73
H Zenjiro Suga (1B, NEV) 122
Pitching leaders
Stat Player Total
W Joey Morris (CHI)
Connor Pearce (CHI)
10
L Kyle Cahill (CGY) 12
ERA Iron Arm (CAL) 2.75
K Lien-ying Li (CAL) 100
IP Iron Arm (CAL) 127.2
SV Donovan Ball (NEV) 23

Lake League[2]

Hitting leaders
Stat Player Total
AVG Guido Groeneveld (C, CTM) .392
HR Narushi Ohata (LF, OHI) 33
RBI Narushi Ohata (LF, OHI) 86
R Francisco Erazo (MTL) 73
H Narushi Ohata (LF, OHI) 120
Pitching leaders
Stat Player Total
W Niek Rodriguez (OHI) 11
L Dave Judkins (BOS) 10
ERA Ricky Terrazas (MTL) 1.78
K Niek Rodriguez (OHI) 174
IP Niek Rodriguez (OHI) 131.0
SV Ju-ho Kim (KIN)
Steve Tyler (NEW)
19

Notable Events

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Bull Baseball League. American Eagle League 2008 Statistics & Leaders. [1]. Accessed 28 October 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Bull Baseball League. Lake League 2008 Statistics & Leaders. [2]. Accessed 28 October 2016.
  3. Bull Baseball League Accomplishments: Cycles. Bull Baseball News. [3]. Accessed: 27 October 2016.
  4. Bull Baseball League Accomplishments: Hitting Streaks. Bull Baseball News. [4]. Accessed: 27 October 2016.
  5. Bull Baseball League Accomplishments: Milestones. Bull Baseball News. [5]. Accessed: 27 October 2016.