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Around BWB - Benchwarmer Baseball at a Glance

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.
1British Invasion LeagueKingston Brixton YardiesRicardo Alexander10644.707
1K Street LeagueWayne Mad GeneralsRobert Elias10644.707
3American AssociationCleveland SpidersMichael Rudolph10446.693
4BirdlandJ-town RoadrunnersKeith Rudy 10248.680
4Blame Canada LeagueCamptown RacersJay Snyder10248.680
4Grunge LeagueDarkness On the EdgeSherman Wan10248.680
7Blame Canada LeagueElsinore HosersJerry King10149.673
7Blue and Gray LeagueBradford BluecoatsJay Snyder10149.673
7White Elephant LeagueNYC2ATL White EaglesRicardo Alexander10149.673
10Hall of Fame LeagueSeattle SurvivorsLeif Jonson10050.667
10Reality BitesMinneapolis CoonhoundsJon Swanson10050.667
10Royal Flush LeagueCleves Rolling The BonesAnthony C10050.667
10Tobacco Road LeagueKingston Ganja SmokersRicardo Alexander10050.667

Worst Records

RankLeagueTeamOwnerWLPct.
1Minnie & Paul LeagueAmerican Samoa Tin Can Tauva SilisiliJohn Hula36114.240
2Silver Screen LeagueStarting OverBenchwarmer Baseball League Office and Michael Lehman39111.260
3Deuces Wild LeagueBetter HandRoland Dupont45105.300
3Grand Slam LeagueDenny's Grand SlamwichJerry Stevens45105.300
5Beer LeaguePittsburgh John Harvard's Home Made Root BeerChris Bellina48102.320
5Original Six LeagueCalifornia Kicked Ur A$$Craig Burke48102.320
5White Elephant LeagueRising StarsRoland Dupont48102.320
8Chevy Chase LeagueBest. Pratfalls. Ever.John Hula49101.327
8Federal LeagueCalifornia Kicked UR A$$Craig Burke49101.327
8Great Lakes LeagueParty AnimalsRoland Dupont49101.327
8Reality BitesSilver ScreenJohn Hula49101.327
8Royal Flush LeagueRunner Runner Royal FlushJohn Hula49101.327
8Steel City LeagueRemmington SteelersJamie Reese49101.327
8Superman LeagueCalifornia Kicked Ur A$$Craig Burke49101.327

Best Owner Combined Records for Multiple Teams

RankOwner# of LeaguesWLPct.
1Keith Rudy 2189111.630
2Micah Bustard2182118.607
3Ricardo Alexander2926331718.605
4Rick Furtak2180120.600
5Leif Jonson11973677.590
6Jay Snyder10870630.580
7Sherman Wan3933692481.576
8Ken Stevenson5427323.569
9Anthony C4338262.563
10Robert Elias11925725.561

Worst Owner Combined Records for Multiple Teams

RankOwner# of LeaguesWLPct.
1Craig Burke2716452405.406
2Chris Bellina3184266.409
3Michael Burkert3185265.411
4Ken DeGroot4262338.437
4Justin Juengel2131169.437
6Aaron Tiracorda2134166.447
7Roland Dupont6846125590.452
8Mike Scott12826974.459
9Tom McGraw6242825019.460
10John Hula5538344417.465

Best Team Power Index (Week 25)

RankLeagueTeamOwnerPower Index
1Beer LeagueThe Natty LightsBill Munger85.6918
2British Invasion LeagueKingston Brixton YardiesRicardo Alexander84.6866
3Tobacco Road LeagueKingston Ganja SmokersRicardo Alexander83.5927
4Grunge LeagueDarkness On the EdgeSherman Wan83.0425
5Motor City LeagueAtlanta WolverinesRicardo Alexander82.9084
6Murderers' RowAtlanta Bronx BombersRicardo Alexander82.5689
7Gone But Not Forgotten LeagueEbbets Field Duke's SlidersDerrick Silensky82.391
8White Elephant LeagueNYC2ATL White EaglesRicardo Alexander81.956
9Perfect World LeagueMidwest MalingerersDon Kruse81.8846
10Reality BitesInterlaken Cheese TransportSherman Wan81.2814

Worst Team Power Index (Week 25)

RankLeagueTeamOwnerPower Index
1White Elephant LeagueBungalo Bill's Elephant HuntersJamie Reese12.9687
2Deuces Wild LeagueBetter HandRoland Dupont14.1648
3B Movie Actor LeagueBrisco County DharmanautsJohn Hula15.9899
4Minnie & Paul LeagueAmerican Samoa Tin Can Tauva SilisiliJohn Hula16.2413
5Beer LeaguePittsburgh John Harvard's Home Made Root BeerChris Bellina16.7983
6Winners Circle LeagueDetroit ProhaskasJohn Hula17.9038
7Steel City LeagueRemmington SteelersJamie Reese17.9887
8North Siders LeagueCalifornia Kicked Ur A$$Craig Burke18.084
9Royal Flush LeagueRunner Runner Royal FlushJohn Hula18.3048
10Perfect World LeagueOklahoma Black GoldMichael Lehman19.6778

Most Improved Teams

RankLeagueTeamOwnerThis YearLast YearDifference
1Silver Screen LeagueVegas Big LosersTom McGraw78-72 (.520)40-110 (.267).253
2Perfect World LeagueMidwest MalingerersDon Kruse99-51 (.660)62-88 (.413).247
2Blue and Gray LeagueGettysburg RiflesJon Swanson96-54 (.640)59-91 (.393).247
4Grand Slam LeagueUltimate TatersDavid Henning80-70 (.533)45-105 (.300).233
5K Street LeagueWayne Mad GeneralsRobert Elias106-44 (.707)72-78 (.480).227
6Grunge LeagueThe ZeperSkip Hohensee74-76 (.493)40-110 (.267).227
7Royal Flush LeagueCleves Rolling The BonesAnthony C100-50 (.667)69-81 (.460).207
7Will Ferrell LeagueKentucky BluegrassJ.C. Freeman87-63 (.580)56-94 (.373).207
9Pacific Northwest LeagueSeattle Space CadetsDavid Henning86-64 (.573)55-95 (.367).207
9Perfect World LeagueLarge Lenny's PerfectosDave Matter95-55 (.633)64-86 (.427).207

Teams with Greatest Declines

RankLeagueTeamOwnerThis YearLast YearDifference
1A League About NothingInfinite ZeroesDavid Henning59-91 (.393)102-48 (.680)-.287
2Chevy Chase LeagueBest. Pratfalls. Ever.John Hula49-101 (.327)92-58 (.613)-.287
3Firemen LeagueLefty FlamethrowersJason Kiernan61-89 (.407)99-51 (.660)-.253
4Great Lakes LeagueSilver Beach Silver SurfersJason Kiernan61-89 (.407)97-53 (.647)-.240
5Bronx Bombers LeagueMaris & MantleJason Kiernan61-89 (.407)95-55 (.633)-.227
6Silver Screen LeagueReality BitesJohn Hula50-100 (.333)83-67 (.553)-.220
6Shadowball LeagueBingo Long's Traveling All-StarsJason Kiernan64-86 (.427)97-53 (.647)-.220
8Longball LeagueNokomis HyperloopSherman Wan62-88 (.413)94-56 (.627)-.213
9K Street LeagueThe Garden State G MenMichael Gaston57-93 (.380)87-63 (.580)-.200
9B Movie Actor LeagueBrisco County DharmanautsJohn Hula50-100 (.333)80-70 (.533)-.200
9Wes Anderson LeagueSurfin USA Looking for Bill MurrayJason Kiernan59-91 (.393)89-61 (.593)-.200
9Four Star LeagueMt. Eaton HilltoppersDave Matter62-88 (.413)92-58 (.613)-.200
9Steel City LeagueRemmington SteelersJamie Reese49-101 (.327)79-71 (.527)-.200

Franchises with no Division Titles Currently in First Place

LeagueTeamOwnerRecord
A League About NothingThe Owls Are Not What They SeemJohn Hula84-66 (.560)
A League About NothingUpper West Side SpongeworthiesJon Swanson87-63 (.580)
A League About NothingWayne KnightsMark Currie90-60 (.600)
Anchorman LeagueBaseball TonightMichael Lehman83-67 (.553)
B Movie Actor LeagueLong Island MetsAndrew Lehman86-64 (.573)
B Movie Actor LeagueTrejo CardsMichael Quinn89-61 (.593)
Big Red Machine LeagueSuperblood WolfmoonJim Duzyk81-69 (.540)
BirdlandFlock of SeagullsMichael Lehman89-61 (.593)
Blame Canada LeagueColorado CowsSheldon Price72-78 (.480)
British Invasion LeagueTime of the SeasonJamie Reese83-67 (.553)
Fenway FenaticsGreen MonsterTom McGraw73-78 (.483)
Firemen LeagueChicago FireTom McGraw82-68 (.547)
Four Star LeagueUpstream BoogieJim Duzyk83-67 (.553)
Game Night LeagueLoose CobraJim Duzyk80-70 (.533)
Game Night LeagueMinnesota MooseJon Swanson77-74 (.510)
Gone But Not Forgotten LeagueBisbee MinersMichael Rudolph91-59 (.607)
Gone But Not Forgotten LeagueEbbets Field Duke's SlidersDerrick Silensky95-55 (.633)
Great Lakes LeagueGrand Haven Love ShacksJohn Hula78-72 (.520)
Great Lakes LeagueGrand Marais VoyageursJon Swanson86-64 (.573)
Great Lakes LeagueSalty Sea BreezeAndrew Lehman85-65 (.567)
Minnie & Paul LeagueLake Harriet SailorsJon Swanson89-61 (.593)
Murderers' RowWittenberg ThesesJon Swanson77-73 (.513)
North Siders LeagueAddison IviesDave Matter85-65 (.567)
Original Six LeagueMarble EmperorJim Duzyk85-65 (.567)
Original Six LeagueMontreal MaroonsMichael Rudolph93-57 (.620)
Perfect World LeagueLong Island DucksBill Munger89-61 (.593)
Superman LeagueFukushima ZombiesJerry King92-58 (.613)
That's the Fact Jack LeagueWinger's WarriorsMichael Rudolph86-64 (.573)
Three of a Kind LeagueSouthside Black StockingsMike DeSmedt93-57 (.620)
Tobacco Road LeagueDurham DragonwingsJohn Stroba85-65 (.567)
Triple Crown LeagueCincinnati Bench Full of RosesDave Matter85-65 (.567)
Triple Crown LeagueMars Attacks!!!!!!!!Andrew Lehman91-59 (.607)
Whiff LeagueArlington Killer DonkeysBrad Lewallen83-68 (.550)
Will Ferrell LeagueHarrison University StreakersSam Campbell93-57 (.620)

Division Winners Last Season Currently under .500

LeagueTeamOwnerRecord
A League About NothingInfinite ZeroesDavid Henning59-91 (.393)
A League About NothingOverdried ClothesJason Kiernan61-89 (.407)
American AssociationArea 51 ET'sJerry King73-77 (.487)
American AssociationThrowback All-StarsJason Kiernan69-81 (.460)
Anchorman LeagueGrand Rapids Founders' FarseersJohn Hula72-78 (.480)
B Movie Actor LeagueCreature FeaturesMichael Lehman69-81 (.460)
B Movie Actor LeagueDie Hard Final ChapterTom McGraw67-83 (.447)
BeatleballStu Sutcliffe On BaseDave Matter73-77 (.487)
Beer LeagueGoose Island 312 Chicago MicrobrewJason Kiernan74-76 (.493)
Big Red Machine LeagueDave Concepcion DaveplugsJason Kiernan73-77 (.487)
BirdlandDaddy That Dog Pooped On Our LawnAlonda Clifton67-83 (.447)
BirdlandPalmer, McNally, Cueller, Dobson Throwing 20s at the wallJason Kiernan74-76 (.493)
Blame Canada LeagueQuebec FrenchiesMichael Gaston53-97 (.353)
Bleed Dodger BlueSouth Hills California EliteMichael Quinn74-76 (.493)
Born to Run LeagueGasoline RainbowJim Duzyk65-85 (.433)
Born to Run LeagueRoundin' Third and Headin' for HomeMichael Rudolph71-79 (.473)
Born to Run LeagueRunnin' Redbirds Circa late 80'sJason Kiernan70-80 (.467)
British Invasion LeagueSticky FingersJ.C. Freeman70-80 (.467)
Broadway LeagueThe Lamb Seems Right Out Of Place Under Manmade Neon LightsJohn Hula70-80 (.467)
Bronx Bombers LeagueMaris & MantleJason Kiernan61-89 (.407)
Chevy Chase LeagueBest. Pratfalls. Ever.John Hula49-101 (.327)
Chevy Chase LeagueGashouse GorillasMichael Quinn67-83 (.447)
Cleveland RocksLake Erie StormDavid Henning63-87 (.420)
Deuces Wild LeagueLexington LosersTom McGraw64-86 (.427)
Experts LeagueSumer AnunnakiMichael Burkert65-85 (.433)
Federal LeagueWrigley Bleacher BumsJason Kiernan72-78 (.480)
Fenway FenaticsAlaskan WildernessDave Matter72-78 (.480)
Fenway FenaticsCentauri Cosmic ConundrumDavid Henning65-85 (.433)
Firemen LeagueLefty FlamethrowersJason Kiernan61-89 (.407)
Five Boroughs LeagueStaten Island SmashersJason Kiernan74-76 (.493)
Four Star LeagueMain Street HustlersRoland Dupont71-79 (.473)
Four Star LeagueMt. Eaton HilltoppersDave Matter62-88 (.413)
Four Star LeagueSolisbury Hill DefendersBenchwarmer Baseball League Office60-90 (.400)
Game Night LeagueBoom!!! Tetris for JeffJason Kiernan71-79 (.473)
Game Night LeagueLate Night OwlsRoland Dupont64-86 (.427)
Geek Pride LeagueSilicon Valley Ones And ZeroesSheldon Price60-90 (.400)
Golden Throat LeagueAzilum AntionettesJay Snyder72-78 (.480)
Golden Throat LeagueLincoln Salt DogsBenchwarmer Baseball League Office and Bill Munger65-85 (.433)
Gone But Not Forgotten LeagueMaine Cabin MastersTom McGraw63-87 (.420)
Great Lakes LeagueMackinac CardsMichael Quinn73-77 (.487)
Great Lakes LeagueSilver Beach Silver SurfersJason Kiernan61-89 (.407)
Great Lakes LeagueZoonotic SpilloverJim Duzyk74-76 (.493)
Grunge LeagueKnee Deep In HooplaMichael Lehman61-89 (.407)
Hall of Fame LeagueHigh Octane ExpressTom McGraw71-79 (.473)
K Street LeagueThe Garden State G MenMichael Gaston57-93 (.380)
Longball LeagueDanny's WallbangersDanny Zaccaro68-82 (.453)
Longball LeagueMcGwire and Sosa Race in 98Jason Kiernan67-83 (.447)
Longball LeagueNokomis HyperloopSherman Wan62-88 (.413)
MarxballFiorello's Hard Boiled EggsJason Kiernan74-76 (.493)
Minnie & Paul LeagueBattle Creek Cereal KillersMichael Lehman71-79 (.473)
Motor City LeagueBee Em FigleavesDave Matter74-76 (.493)
Motor City LeagueGratiot CardsMichael Quinn71-79 (.473)
Motor City LeagueMaplewood ProspectsRobert Elias73-77 (.487)
Murderers' RowSan Francisco Misty MeanersMichael Lehman70-80 (.467)
North Siders LeagueNorthern ExposureJamie Reese64-86 (.427)
Original Six LeagueLondon SpidersDave Matter71-79 (.473)
Perfect World LeagueBates Motel Cabana BoysAndrew Lehman69-81 (.460)
Perfect World LeagueGambler's LuckJason Kiernan71-79 (.473)
Perfect World LeagueMalta FalconsSherman Wan71-79 (.473)
Reality BitesKingston JamaicansRicardo Alexander73-77 (.487)
Redbirds LeagueBig Arch Over St LouisJason Kiernan64-86 (.427)
Redbirds LeagueBrazil 2014 CanarinhoLeif Jonson70-80 (.467)
Royal Flush LeagueBedrock Sonic ClubsDavid Henning73-77 (.487)
Royal Flush LeagueRunner Runner Royal FlushJohn Hula49-101 (.327)
Royal Flush LeagueSpeed Wins and Homers do too!!!Jason Kiernan74-76 (.493)
Shadowball LeagueBingo Long's Traveling All-StarsJason Kiernan64-86 (.427)
Shadowball LeagueCleveland BuckeyesMichael Rudolph67-83 (.447)
Silver Screen LeagueJobu's Rum RunnersMichael Rudolph59-91 (.393)
Silver Screen LeagueReality BitesJohn Hula50-100 (.333)
South Siders LeagueSouth Pole BlizzardJason Kiernan68-82 (.453)
Superman LeagueKrypton KrushersDavid Henning73-77 (.487)
Superman LeagueMetropolis ItesJason Kiernan66-84 (.440)
That's the Fact Jack LeagueProton GunslingersDavid Henning61-89 (.407)
The Kings of QueensDoc and Straw and Mookie!!!Jason Kiernan64-86 (.427)
The Kings of QueensKansas BucksGreg Flees72-78 (.480)
The Kings of QueensWaynedale Golden BearsDave Matter59-91 (.393)
ThirtyThirtysomething LeagueThe Usual Suspects IITom McGraw61-89 (.407)
Three of a Kind LeagueHavana Lounge LizardsJerry King69-81 (.460)
Tobacco Road LeagueCape Fear Sea WolvesDave Matter71-79 (.473)
Tobacco Road LeagueLittle Old Ladies From PasadenaAlonda Clifton73-77 (.487)
Triple Crown LeagueGarreg Mach MonksSherman Wan72-78 (.480)
Triple Crown LeagueUnderwater Flying SubmarinesJason Kiernan68-82 (.453)
Wes Anderson LeagueSurfin USA Looking for Bill MurrayJason Kiernan59-91 (.393)
White Elephant LeagueDark Side of the Moon Over Miami MarlinsAndrew Lehman71-79 (.473)
Will Ferrell LeagueDaytona Shake 'n BakeJerry Stevens65-85 (.433)
Winners Circle LeagueChristy CardinalsMichael Quinn74-76 (.493)

Future Categories

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