2012 Season

New Managers:

Charlie Thompson (Ridgecrest Renegades)

Tom Lambaise, Matt Frederick (Texas Leaguers)

John White (Venice Beach Angry Hippies

 

Team Managers leaving:

Steve Higgins (Minnesota Heroes)

Mark Jarva (SLC Angels)

Ron Kroman (South Hill Aardvarks)

 

Playoffs:

 

Division Winners –  

-       Texas (AL – best record and overall best record)

-       Salem

-       South Sound  (NL – best record. Tied with American Fork for best record, but won division on head – to – head record)

-       Venice Beach

 

Wild Card teams –  

-       Maple Valley

-       Denver

-       American Fork

-       Pullman

 

ALCS –  Maple Valley 4-1 over Denver

NLCS – South Sound 4-0 over Venice Beach

 

LFBL Championship: South Sound 4-2 over Maple Valley (South Sound wins 3rd championship)

 

Year

Award

Player

Team

Manager

Notes

2012

AL Cy Young Ford, Whitey Salem Sidewinders B. Stutz 2.37, 21-4, 21 QS, 13 CG, 1 shutout

2012

AL Cy Young Runner-up none      

2012

AL MV Relief Pitcher Wagner, Billy Maple Valley Buckeyes M. Bowcut 2.29, 4-4, 38 saves, 6 BS

2012

AL MVP Ruth, Babe Denver Grizzlies C. Quigley .333, 66 HR’s 143 runs, 149 RBI, 400 total bases

2012

AL MVP Runner-up Hornsby, Rogers Texas Leaguers M. Frederick/T. Lambiase .337, 34 HR’s 114 runs, 132 RBI, 200 hits

2012

NL Cy Young Maddux, Greg American Fork Eagles K. Hinkson 17-8, 2.57, 121 K’s, 23 QS, 4 shutouts

2012

NL Cy Young Runner-up Hubbell, Carl South Sound Sluggers A. Thompson 21-8, 3.67, 120 k’s, 20 QS, 3 shutouts

2012

NL MV Relief Pitcher Eckersley, Dennis American Fork Eagles K. Hinkson 33 saves, 6 BS, 3-4, 1 hold

2012

NL MVP (TIE) Bonds, Barry Venice Beach Angry Hippies J. White .304, 55 HR’s 137 runs, 141 RBI, 26 steals

2012

NL MVP (TIE) Mantle, Mickey American Fork Eagles K. Hinkson .303, 53 HR’s 128 runs, 139 RBI, 18 steals