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HBWRL SEASON 8 FINAL STANDINGS
AND LEAGUE LEADERS*

W L GB PCT. RS RA PYTH PRB POB
Karas Powers 11 7 -- .611 76 41 14-4 7-2 4-5
Minneapolis Reps 11 7 -- .611 66 67 9-9 4-5 7-2
Silicon Valley Chips 7 11 4 .389 67 78 8-10 3-6 4-5
James Maids 7 11 4 .389 47 70 6-12 4-5 3-6

*Powers win regular season by tiebreaker
(+/- advantage over Reps)
Powers: Back-to-back regular season titles
Maids: Only team to improve.
Reps: 1st team to win 11 games in four consecutive seasons
Chips: Worst finish since Season 3.

World Series: Powers 4, Reps 1.
INDIVIDUAL LEADERS

Batting

BATTING AVERAGE
1. Kiki Cuyler, Powers .418
2. Babe Ruth, Reps .403
3. Johnny Mize, Chips .400
4. Hank Aaron, Maids .397
5. Eddie Collins, Reps .392

SLUGGING PERCENTAGE
1. Mickey Mantle, Maids .589
2. Ruth .571
3. Mike Schmidt, Powers .507
4. Mize .500
5. Arky Vaughan, Reps .472

HOMERUNS: Mantle, Ruth, Schmidt; 14 each
RUNS SCORED: Tris Speaker, Chips, 13
RUNS BATTED IN (RBI): Ruth, 17 (Ruth: back-to-back RBI titles)
DOUBLES: Lou Gehrig, Reps; Joe Jackson, Powers; 5 each
HITS: Cuyler, 33
STOLEN BASES: Ty Cobb, Chips, 11 (Cobb: ties own record with 11 SB)
CAUGHT STEALING: Collins, 6
ERRORS: Fred Clarke, Reps, 3 (Reps centerfielders: led HBWRL in errors in back to back seasons) Pitching

EARNED RUN AVERAGE (ERA), Min. 2 Games Started
1. Ed Reulbach, Powers 1.29
2. Carl Hubbell, Powers 1.52
3. Walter Johnson*, Reps 2.27
*Johnson: 1st 2nd or 3rd in ERA, five consecutive seasons.

HITS/INNINGS PITCHED (H/IP), Min. 6 IP
1. Don Sutton, Maids 0.33
2. Steve Carlton, Maids 1.00
3. Bob Gibson, Reps 1.05
4. Mordecai Brown, Powers 1.08
5. Hubbell 1.09

WINS: Reulbach, 6 (Reulbach: Sets HBWRL record)
SAVES: Gibson, 3
STRIKEOUTS: Stan Coveleski, Chips, 40


TEAM STATISTICS

Batting

BATTING AVERAGE
1. Reps .348
2. Maids .339
3. Chips .338
4. Powers* .330
*First time ever that World Series Champion finishes last in batting average

SLUGGING PERCENTAGE
1. Reps .411
2. Maids .402
3. Powers .400
4. Chips .376

Pitching

EARNED RUN AVERAGE (ERA)
1. Powers 2.16
2. Reps 3.16
3. Maids 3.35
4. Chips 4.19

HITS/INNINGS PITCHED (H/IP)
1. Powers 1.20
2. Reps 1.39
3. Maids 1.40
4. Chips 1.51