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Benchwarmer Baseball has over 60 leagues. This page will feature some of the highlights...and lowlights...of action around the BWB universe this season.

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Best Records

RankLeagueTeamOwnerWLPct.
1Blame Canada LeagueAurora BorealisSherman Wan11139.740
2Big Red Machine LeagueAtlanta RedbirdsRicardo Alexander10941.727
3Royal Flush LeagueSpeed Wins and Homers do too!!!Jason Kiernan10644.707
4American AssociationCleveland SpidersMichael Rudolph10545.700
4Shadowball LeagueLas Vegas BillionairesJim Sowerby10545.700
4Silver Screen LeagueCourt JestersJason Kiernan10545.700
4White Elephant LeagueWho's on First? Abbott or CostelloJason Kiernan10545.700
8Geek Pride LeagueBoba Chette and the DarksabersSherman Wan10446.693
8That's the Fact Jack LeagueTy's TiesDave Matter10446.693
10Pacific Northwest LeagueSnoqualmie OwlsSherman Wan10347.687

Worst Records

RankLeagueTeamOwnerWLPct.
1Blame Canada LeagueCalifornia Kicked UR A$$Craig Burke38112.253
1White Elephant LeagueSouthaven ClippersJake Roberts38112.253
3Beer LeagueCanadian Moosehead Michael Gaston39111.260
4Fenway FenaticsReal Ballplayers Play TwoAlonda Clifton40110.267
5Experts LeagueFantasy CouchAndrew Eggers42108.280
6Longball LeagueTijuana TrojansDoug Schnack45105.300
6Motor City LeagueWalking Dead HeadsAlonda Clifton45105.300
6Wes Anderson LeagueHollywood LimelightsA Citarella45105.300
9The Kings of QueensDunder Mifflin SabresDon Kruse46104.307
9Wes Anderson LeagueNew Haven Fighting 54sDan Levy46104.307

Best Owner Combined Records for Multiple Teams

RankOwner# of LeaguesWLPct.
1Jason Kiernan6761633888.613
2Greg Flees2182118.607
3Jay Snyder10909591.606
4Rick Furtak2181119.603
5Ricardo Alexander2522141537.590
6Sherman Wan3732692284.589
7Justin Juengel2174126.580
8Dave Matter4838913311.540
9Rob Behymer2159141.530
10Christian Ingram3238212.529

Worst Owner Combined Records for Multiple Teams

RankOwner# of LeaguesWLPct.
1Jake Roberts6314586.349
2Dan Levy2112188.373
3Aaron Tiracorda2116184.387
4Robert Hamilton2117183.390
5Chris Bellina3186265.412
6Michael Gaston1811171583.414
7Craig Burke2113051845.414
8Matt Strawbridge6379521.421
9Andy Marquis5317433.423
10Shawn Siciliano2129171.430

Best Team Power Index (Week 25)

RankLeagueTeamOwnerPower Index
1Blame Canada LeagueAurora BorealisSherman Wan88.9494
2That's the Fact Jack LeagueTy's TiesDave Matter83.7629
3British Invasion LeagueDave Clark Five Over and OverJason Kiernan81.4805
4Grunge LeagueSun + Ocean BlueSherman Wan80.4952
5ThirtyThirtysomething LeagueGant's Galloping GhostsJason Kiernan80.1051
6Big Red Machine LeagueAtlanta RedbirdsRicardo Alexander79.7273
7Geek Pride LeagueBoba Chette and the DarksabersSherman Wan79.402
8White Elephant LeagueWho's on First? Abbott or CostelloJason Kiernan78.8661
9MarxballKingston FCRicardo Alexander78.6481
10Whiff LeagueBig Train Rides The Ryan ExpressJason Kiernan78.5986

Worst Team Power Index (Week 25)

RankLeagueTeamOwnerPower Index
1Beer LeagueCanadian Moosehead Michael Gaston7.23097
2Blame Canada LeagueCalifornia Kicked UR A$$Craig Burke12.9895
3Wes Anderson LeagueHollywood LimelightsA Citarella13.4859
4White Elephant LeagueSouthaven ClippersJake Roberts13.7374
5Motor City LeagueWalking Dead HeadsAlonda Clifton14.1186
6Fenway FenaticsCalifornia Kicked UR A$$Craig Burke15.1456
7Shadowball LeagueInevitability EngineJohn Hula15.8159
8Longball LeagueTijuana TrojansDoug Schnack16.0655
9Fenway FenaticsReal Ballplayers Play TwoAlonda Clifton17.1283
10Firemen LeagueRed's 4 Alarm ChiliAlonda Clifton17.697

Most Improved Teams

RankLeagueTeamOwnerThis YearLast YearDifference
1Geek Pride LeagueThree Dollar BillTom McGraw85-65 (.567)11-43 (.204).363
2South Siders LeagueBathtub Silly SurfersJamison Reese88-62 (.587)16-38 (.296).290
3Home of the BraveCalifornia Kicked Your A$$Craig Burke74-76 (.493)11-43 (.204).290
4Batman LeagueWinged VengeanceJohn Hula87-63 (.580)16-38 (.296).284
5Home of the BraveSanta Clarita Lost BoysAndrew Lehman100-50 (.667)21-33 (.389).278
6Longball LeagueLagrange SluggersTom McGraw93-57 (.620)19-35 (.352).268
7Five Boroughs LeagueShaolin Killa BeesJohn Hula92-58 (.613)19-35 (.352).261
8Scooby Doo LeagueHarlem GhostbustersJohn Hula79-71 (.527)15-39 (.278).249
9Blue and Gray LeagueCincinnati The dl 3Michael Horvitz87-63 (.580)18-36 (.333).247
10B Movie Actor LeagueBrisco County DharmanautsJohn Hula94-56 (.627)21-33 (.389).238

Teams with Greatest Declines

RankLeagueTeamOwnerThis YearLast YearDifference
1Minnie & Paul LeagueOld Hickory LongshotsKen DeGroot55-95 (.367)38-16 (.704)-.337
2Grunge LeagueKentucky McGrawsTom McGraw50-100 (.333)36-18 (.667)-.333
3Tobacco Road LeagueConcrete To LeatherJim Duzyk64-86 (.427)41-13 (.759)-.333
4Triple Crown LeagueKylertown Shoeless JoesAaron Tiracorda64-86 (.427)40-14 (.741)-.314
5Federal LeagueKansas City PackersMichael Quinn59-91 (.393)38-16 (.704)-.310
6Original Six LeagueMassillon Batting Cage TigersMatt Strawbridge59-91 (.393)37-17 (.685)-.292
7Grand Slam LeagueStillwater SluggersMichael Quinn65-85 (.433)39-15 (.722)-.289
8Big Red Machine LeagueGolden GR8SDavid Henning68-82 (.453)40-14 (.741)-.287
9Blame Canada LeagueCalifornia Kicked UR A$$Craig Burke38-112 (.253)29-25 (.537)-.284
10South Siders LeagueDan Ryan Expressway Traffic JamsSam Campbell48-102 (.320)33-22 (.600)-.280

Franchises with no Division Titles Currently in First Place

LeagueTeamOwnerRecord
A League About NothingCincinnati Hapless WondersMichael Horvitz84-66 (.560)
A League About NothingOverdried ClothesJason Kiernan91-59 (.607)
Batman LeagueWaterbury RiddlersMike Scott82-68 (.547)
Big Red Machine LeagueBottom of the BarrelAndrew Lehman83-67 (.553)
BirdlandAnnapolis CrabbersDave Matter84-66 (.560)
Born to Run LeagueEscape from New Jersey In a Green Ford Taurus SHOJohn Hula85-65 (.567)
Born to Run LeagueSonoma RedsKen DeGroot93-57 (.620)
Bronx Bombers LeagueSt. Louis BraumeistersJustin Juengel94-56 (.627)
Cleveland RocksWonton SoupRoland Dupont92-58 (.613)
Deuces Wild LeagueLexington LosersTom McGraw75-75 (.500)
Five Boroughs LeagueBrooklyn GhostbustersJohn Stroba85-65 (.567)
Five Boroughs LeagueManhattan MagillasDave Matter87-63 (.580)
Five Boroughs LeagueShaolin Killa BeesJohn Hula92-58 (.613)
Four Star LeagueMt. Eaton HilltoppersDave Matter82-68 (.547)
Grunge LeagueKnee Deep In HooplaMichael Lehman84-66 (.560)
Home of the BraveKiss My AspAlonda Clifton75-75 (.500)
Home of the BravePhoenix LoveweaversJohn Stroba88-62 (.587)
MarxballFreedonia Freedom FightersJohn Hula85-65 (.567)
Minnie & Paul LeagueCincinnati Cardinals 1Michael Horvitz93-57 (.620)
Minnie & Paul LeagueGrosse Pointe Trailer TrashAndrew Lehman74-77 (.490)
Original Six LeagueDestiny's GuardiansDavid Henning85-65 (.567)
Original Six LeagueSalted NutsRoland Dupont88-62 (.587)
Pacific Northwest LeagueCincinnati Flying PigsMichael Horvitz84-66 (.560)
Perfect World LeagueGambler's LuckJason Kiernan86-64 (.573)
Royal Flush LeagueWest Bottoms Hungry HeifersDave Matter85-65 (.567)
Silver Screen LeagueChatsworth Tatum TotsDave Matter92-58 (.613)
South Siders LeagueGeorgia PecansWillis Lee84-66 (.560)
Steel City LeagueRoberto's BoysJohn Hula86-64 (.573)
ThirtyThirtysomething LeagueDes Moines CorncobsTom Kohl80-70 (.533)
ThirtyThirtysomething LeagueDuluth SuperiorsJerry Stevens84-66 (.560)
Tobacco Road LeagueKentucky Farm BoysJamison Reese82-68 (.547)
Tobacco Road LeagueSmoke RingsRoland Dupont89-61 (.593)
Tobacco Road LeagueSouthern CardinalsMichael Quinn88-62 (.587)
Triple Crown LeagueToronto, Ontario, Canada 2015 Pan AmericansLeif Jonson79-71 (.527)
Wes Anderson LeagueRock SolidDanny Zaccaro88-62 (.587)
Whiff LeagueCyclonic SwingersDave Matter81-69 (.540)
Whiff LeagueThe Usual SuspectsMicah Bustard95-55 (.633)
Will Ferrell LeagueBuddy the Elf Plays Every PositionJason Kiernan86-64 (.573)

Division Winners Last Season Currently under .500

LeagueTeamOwnerRecord
A League About NothingMy Dinghy Is Bigger Than Your DinghyMichael Lehman56-94 (.373)
American AssociationPunxsutawney PhilistinesJohn Hula68-82 (.453)
Anchorman LeaguePenny Arcade HustlersJamison Reese60-90 (.400)
Batman LeagueBrinkley CP BulldogsMichael Quinn69-81 (.460)
BeatleballPlastic Ono Memory ElephantsJohn Hula71-79 (.473)
BeatleballUnderground CardinalsMichael Quinn71-79 (.473)
Beer LeagueSierra Nevada Pale AleMichael Lehman70-80 (.467)
Big Red Machine LeagueGolden GR8SDavid Henning68-82 (.453)
BirdlandLouisville CardinalsTom McGraw73-77 (.487)
BirdlandPhoenix Golden EaglesDavid Henning65-85 (.433)
Bleed Dodger BlueSouth Hills California EliteMichael Quinn73-78 (.483)
Blue and Gray LeagueVicksburg SiegeMichael Lehman70-80 (.467)
Born to Run LeagueGasoline RainbowJim Duzyk62-88 (.413)
Born to Run LeagueRoundin' Third and Headin' for HomeMichael Rudolph74-76 (.493)
Born to Run LeagueStole Home AloneAndrew Lehman63-87 (.420)
Bronx Bombers LeagueBronxboro BlockheadsJohn Hula64-86 (.427)
Chevy Chase LeagueCincinnati Homerun MichaelMichael Horvitz53-97 (.353)
Chevy Chase LeagueSt.Cloud IceJerry King67-83 (.447)
Commissioners LeagueHumpback CamelsRoland Dupont71-79 (.473)
Deuces Wild LeagueBel Aire Moose and SquirrelAndrew Lehman66-84 (.440)
Experts LeagueAfrica GiraffesMichael Quinn67-83 (.447)
Federal LeagueKansas City PackersMichael Quinn59-91 (.393)
Federal LeagueWastin Away In MargaritavilleAlonda Clifton64-86 (.427)
Fenway FenaticsGeorgia Yellow JacketsWillis Lee69-81 (.460)
Five Boroughs LeagueBowery BoysJamison Reese70-80 (.467)
Five Boroughs LeagueConey Island BabiesMichael Lehman63-87 (.420)
Four Star LeagueGeorgetown Canal MulesYuri Belova59-91 (.393)
Four Star LeagueMiami County MercenariesDavid Henning63-87 (.420)
Four Star LeagueTennessee LongshotsKen DeGroot59-91 (.393)
Geek Pride LeagueCalifornia Kicked UR A$$Craig Burke55-95 (.367)
Golden Throat LeagueLincoln Salt DogsMike Cerny55-95 (.367)
Gone But Not Forgotten LeagueMaine Cabin MastersTom McGraw59-91 (.393)
Grand Slam LeagueDevil's Den SharpshootersMichael Lehman71-79 (.473)
Grand Slam LeagueStillwater SluggersMichael Quinn65-85 (.433)
Grand Slam LeagueWashington LobbyistsYuri Belova67-83 (.447)
Grunge LeagueKentucky McGrawsTom McGraw50-100 (.333)
Grunge LeagueSlap HappyRoland Dupont72-78 (.480)
Grunge LeagueTennessee RockersKen DeGroot58-92 (.387)
Hall of Fame LeagueAlcatraz CrabcakesMichael Burkert74-76 (.493)
Hall of Fame LeagueCalifornia BearsMichael Quinn72-78 (.480)
Home of the BraveAlphabet Street Paizley PrinxesJohn Hula74-76 (.493)
K Street LeagueHawaii IslandersMark Currie66-84 (.440)
Longball LeagueTrinidad Island VikingsLeif Jonson67-83 (.447)
MarxballHonor HarmoniaJohn Stroba71-79 (.473)
Minnie & Paul LeagueKansas City MonarchsDon Kruse53-97 (.353)
Minnie & Paul LeagueRiverdale Robot RefugeesDavid Henning71-79 (.473)
Minnie & Paul LeagueTonga Tarantula HawksJohn Hula70-80 (.467)
Motor City LeagueAshland AxelrodsTom McGraw53-97 (.353)
Murderers' RowFrance UEFA EurosLeif Jonson71-79 (.473)
Murderers' RowWalking Dead Pull HittersAlonda Clifton64-86 (.427)
North Siders LeagueOmaha Golden SpikesDon Kruse64-86 (.427)
Original Six LeagueMassillon Batting Cage TigersMatt Strawbridge59-91 (.393)
Original Six LeagueYzermen Than Me Have Told Me What To DoJohn Hula64-86 (.427)
Pacific Northwest LeagueAxe MenTom McGraw74-76 (.493)
Pacific Northwest LeagueNorth By Northwest Crop DustersDanny Zaccaro72-78 (.480)
Perfect World LeagueRed RobinsJamison Reese60-90 (.400)
Perfect World LeagueUtopia UnicornsDavid Henning63-87 (.420)
Phightin' Phils LeaguePhillie Cream CheezersJamison Reese74-76 (.493)
Reality BitesMemphis BighittersMichael Quinn64-86 (.427)
Redbirds LeagueBuckner BashersTom McGraw73-77 (.487)
Redbirds LeagueCalifornia QuakesJohn Hula68-82 (.453)
Redbirds LeagueCape Horn PenguinsDoug Schnack70-80 (.467)
Royal Flush LeagueBedrock Sonic ClubsDavid Henning67-83 (.447)
Royal Flush LeagueBellevue VikingsTim Kruse64-86 (.427)
Scooby Doo LeagueCuban SluggersTom McGraw65-85 (.433)
Silver Screen LeagueJobu's Rum RunnersMichael Rudolph73-77 (.487)
South Siders LeagueEl Dorado ConquistadorsRobert Elias72-78 (.480)
South Siders LeagueMelton's MeltdownsMichael Rudolph69-81 (.460)
Steel City LeagueClean SweepRoland Dupont72-78 (.480)
Steel City LeagueThree Rivers PierogiesJon Swanson70-80 (.467)
Superman LeagueKrypton KrushersDavid Henning70-80 (.467)
That's the Fact Jack LeagueReady MadeRoland Dupont70-80 (.467)
The Kings of QueensJoker's Diamond DevilsDavid Henning59-91 (.393)
The Kings of QueensNevada MarshalsMark Currie67-83 (.447)
ThirtyThirtysomething LeagueFort Worth FoxesBrad Lewallen70-80 (.467)
Three of a Kind LeagueEquilateral TrianglesMichael Rudolph69-81 (.460)
Three of a Kind LeagueRoute 66 Road WarriorsJamison Reese67-83 (.447)
Tobacco Road LeagueConcrete To LeatherJim Duzyk64-86 (.427)
Tobacco Road LeagueLittle Old Ladies From PasadenaAlonda Clifton71-79 (.473)
Triple Crown LeagueKylertown Shoeless JoesAaron Tiracorda64-86 (.427)
Whiff LeagueBoomer SoonerPhillip Dang63-87 (.420)
Whiff LeagueGlobal Stars on 45David Henning69-81 (.460)
White Elephant LeagueDark Side of the Moon Over Miami MarlinsAndrew Lehman67-83 (.447)
Winners Circle LeagueVandalay ArchitectsDon Kruse56-94 (.373)

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