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10/17/17

10/16/17

  • The final 7 Division Champions from the October 15 tiebreaker games. (See standings for all leagues):
    • Anchorman League - Jennings Division: Brick Barometers (owner Tom Twomey - 11th win in 2017) - 3-time defending league champion; the only team so far to win this league
    • Batman League - Kilmer Division: Brinkley CP Bulldogs (owner Michael Quinn - 15th win in 2017) - 6th division title; League champion in 2012
    • Beer League - Hops Division: Kingfisher Ale Slammers (owner Tom Twomey - 12th win in 2017) - 7th straight title, 8th overall; League champion in 2011
    • Longball League - Killebrew Division: Gettysburg Bicycle Repairmen (owner Jon Swanson - 4th win in 2017) - Back to the playoffs for the first time since 2007 - 2nd division title
    • Moneyball League - David Justice Division: Random Ninjas (owner Jason Kiernan - 12th win in 2017) - Also won the division in 2014
    • South Siders League - Walsh Division: The Thing From the Junk Drawer (owner Andrew Lehman - 4th win in 2017) - 3rd place in 2016, the league's first season, but just 4 GB
    • That's the Fact Jack League - Caddyshack Division: Spackler Gopher Patrol (owner Jay Snyder - 10th win in 2017) - Repeat winner; Won the conference last year as well in the league's first season
  • Seven division ties to break - Results are in!!
    • Anchorman League - Jennings Division: Cooperstown Wannabees (David Henning) at Brick Barometers (Tom Twomey) - Result: Brick 5  Cooperstown 3 - Box
      • Brick is the 3-time defending league champion - Cooperstown has never won the division and finished 2nd to Brick in all 3 of the league's previous seasons
      • They split their season series 9-9; Brick gets home field due to better division record
      • The teams split their head to head games 3-3 during the final three weeks
      • Record for the last 10 games: Brick 7-3  Cooperstown 5-5
    • Batman League - Kilmer Division: Liverpool Cavern Clubs (Michael Lehman) at Brinkley CP Bulldogs (Michael Quinn) - Result: Brinkley 6  Liverpool 3 - Box
      • Brinkley has won the division 5 times, most recently in 2015 and was league champ in 2012; Liverpool has never won the division, finishing 2nd 4 times including missing by 1 game to Brinkley in both 2012 and 2011.
      • Brinkley won the season series 10-8
      • Liverpool swept games 148-150 to force a tie and took 5 of 6 in their head to head matchups over the final 2 weeks.
      • Record for the last 10 games: Brinkley 3-7  Liverpool 9-1 and on an 8-game winning streak
    • Beer League - Hops Division: Kingfisher Ale Slammers (Tom Twomey) at Pittsburgh John Harvard's Home Made Root Beer (Chris Bellina) - Result: Kingfisher 6  Pittsburgh 5 - Box (Extra Innings)
      • Kingfisher has won the division the last 6 seasons and 7 overall - it won the league championship in 2011; Pittsburgh was the last non-Kingfisher team to win - taking the division in 2010.
      • They split their season series 9-9.  Pittsburgh gets home field on a better division record
      • Kingfisher had a 4-2 edge in their head to head games during the final three weeks
      • Record for the last 10 games: Pittsburgh 5-5  Kingfisher 6-4
    • Longball League - Killebrew Division: Gettysburg Bicycle Repairmen (Jon Swanson) at Supersonic Hornets (David Henning) - Result: Gettysburg 3  Supersonic 1 - Box
      • Gettysburg won the division once - in 2007; Supersonic has 3 division titles, most recently in 2014, and won the league championship in 2008.
      • Supersonic won the season series 10-8
      • Supersonic won 4 of 6 in their head to head games during the final two weeks, including 2 of 3 in Games 148-150 to force the tie
      • Record for the last 10 games: Supersonic 7-3  Gettysburg 5-5
    • Moneyball League - David Justice Division: TINSTAAPP Leifs (Leif Jonson) at Random Ninjas (Jason Kiernan) - Result: Random 4  TINSTAAPP 3 - Box (Extra Innings)
      • TINSTAAPP is the defending league champion and looking for 3rd straight division title; Random won the division in 2014
      • Random won the season series 11-7
      • They split 3-3 in their head to head games during the final three weeks
      • Record for last 10 games: Random 2-8  TINSTAAPP 4-6
    • South Siders League - Walsh Division: The Thing From the Junk Drawer (Andrew Lehman) at Bathtub Silly Surfers (Jamison Reese) - Result: The Thing 5  Bathtub 2 - Box
      • Bathtub won the division last season, the league's first; The Thing was in 3rd place, just 4 GB
      • Bathtub won the season series 10-8
      • They split 3-3 in their head to head games during the final three weeks
      • Record for the last 10 games: Bathtub 6-4  The Thing 7-3
    • That's the Fact Jack League - Caddyshack Division: Spackler Gopher Patrol (Jay Snyder) at Ty's Ties (Dave Matter) - Result: Spackler 6  Ty's 4 - Box
      • Spakler won the division and conference in 2016, the league's first season; Ty's was in 4th place, 59 GB
      • Ty's won the season series 11-7
      • They split 3-3 in their head to head games during the final three weeks
      • Record for the last 10 games: Ty's 5-5  Spackler 6-4

10/15/17

  • 19 Division Champions from the October 14 games (See standings for all leagues):
    • Anchorman League - Chancellor Division: Atlanta Falcons (owner Ricardo Alexander - 10th win in 2017) - 2nd trip to the playoffs - also won in 2014
    • B Movie Actor League - My Name is Bruce Division: Vatican City Van Dammes (owner Tom Twomey - 10th win in 2017) - Won the division and conference in last year's first seaon of the league
    • Blame Canada League - Kenny Division: Cincinnati Cardinals (owner Michael Horvitz - 2nd win in 2017) - Best finsih had been 3rd place (3 times, including 2016)
    • Born to Run League - Latham Division: Only One Crazy Life (owner Tom McGraw - 3rd win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • Deuces Wild League - Brett Division: November Nine (owner Danny Zaccaro - 4th win in 2017) - Defending league champion, 5th division win

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10/15/17 Continued

  • Division Champions (continued):
    • Fenway Fenatics - Boggs Division: Alaskan Wilderness (owner Michael Lehman - 2nd win in 2017) - First title in league's 7th season; Best finish had been 2nd in 2014 and 2012
    • Golden Throat League - Jack Buck Division: Lincoln Salt Dogs (owner Mike Cerny) - 7th division crown, most recently in 2014 - only won the conference in 2010
    • Hall of Fame League - Ruth Division: Seattle Survivors (owner Leif Jonson - 3rd win in 2017) - Defending league champion - also won in 2014; 5th division title
    • K Street League - Blyleven Division: Darwin Destroyers (owner Matt Stawbridge) - Repeat title, 4th overall; League champion in 2013 and 2009
    • The Kings of Queens - Koosman Division: Kansas Bucks (owner Greg Flees - 2nd win in 2017) - Repeat winner, 6th overall; 4 trips to finals but still looking for first championship
    • Minnie & Paul League - Viola Division: Riverdale Robot Refugees (owner David Henning - 23rd win in 2017) - 3rd straight division win
    • Pacific Northwest League - Ducks Division: Po Folks (owner Roland Dupont - 13th win in 2017) - First division win; highest previous finish was 2nd in 2013
    • Perfect World League
      • Kenny Rogers Division: Utopia Unicorns (owner David Henning - 24rd win in 2017) - League champion in 2014 in only other trip to playoffs
      • Randy Johnson Division: Midwest Malingerers (owner Don Kruse - 8th win in 2017) - 3rd division title - first since 2012
    • Redbirds League - Brock Division: Brooklyn Usual Suspects (owner Jerry King - 4th win in 2017) - League champion in 2011 and 2008; 4th division title
    • Superman League - Christopher Reeve Division: Jor El Cards (owner Michael Quinn - 14th win in 2017) - 2nd division title - last time was in 2012
    • They Might Be Giants League - Hubbell Division: Belgium Particle Men (owner Jon Swanson - 3rd win in 2017) - League winner in 2014 in only other trip to playoffs
    • Three of a Kind League - Wagner Division: Florida Simple Solutions (owner Skip Hohensee - 2nd win in 2017) - 3rd division win for the franchise; Won league title in 2013
    • Triple Crown League - Robinson Division: Kylertown Shoeless Joes (owner Aaron Tiracorda) - Repeat winner, 5th overall; League champion in 2013

10/14/17

  • Week 25 complete - Game 150 posted - See Results
    • The regular season is complete! Or is it? We have a few ties to break (more details coming on Sunday):
      • Anchorman League, Jennings Division: Brick-Cooperstown
      • Batman League, Kilmer Division: Brinkley-Liverpool
      • Beer League, Hops Division: Kingfisher-Pittsburgh
      • Longball League, Killebrew Division: Gettysburg-Supersonic
      • Moneyball League, David Jusice Division: Random-TINSTAAPP
      • South Siders League, Walsh Division: Bathtub-The Thing
      • That's the Fack Jack League, Caddyshack Division: Spackler-Ty's
    • Around BWB
  • Coming into the last game of the season, here's an update on the close division races. 26 divisions are still undecided - and we have 7 of them coming down to a head-to-head matchup to either break a tie or force a tie:
    • Batman League, Kilmer Division: Liverpool at Brinkley
    • K Street League, Blyleven Division: Alvin at Darwin
    • Longball League, Killebrew Division: Gettysburg at Supersonic
    • Minnie & Paul League, Viola Division: Minneapolis at Riverdale
    • Pacific Northwest League, Ducks Division: Po at Seattle
    • Perfect World League, Kenny Rogers Division: Utopia at Gambler's
    • Redbirds League, Brock Division: Manaplan at Brooklyn
  • 31 Division Champions from the October 13 games.  25 of those were for non first-year leagues, and 12 of those divisions were won by a team getting its first title. (See standings for all leagues):
    • American Association - Philadelphia Athletics: Iowa Caucuses (owner Tom Kohl - 4th win in 2017) - Defending league champ; 3rd consecutive division title
    • B Movie Actor League
      • Bubba Ho-tep Division: Fantasy Island (owner Roland Dupont - 10th win in 2017) - Finished 4th last year in league's 1st season (16 GB)
      • Brisco County Jr. Division: St. Vincent Prices (owner Alonda Clifton - 3rd win in 2017) - Missed playoffs by 1 game in league's 1st season last year
    • Beer League - Malt Division: Spaten Optimators (owner Tim Kruse - 2nd win in 2017) - Defending league champion - a previous owner also won in 2007
    • Bleed Dodger Blue League - Sutton Division: South Hills California Elite (owner Michael Quinn - 13th win in 2017) - 6th division win, 3rd consecutive; League champ in 2013 and 2009 (due this year to continue 4-year cycle?)
    • Born to Run League - Raines Division: Gasoline Rainbow (owner Jim Duzyk) - Inaugural Season
    • Bronx Bombers League - Rizzuto Division: Rick Kids (owner Roland Dupont - 11th win in 2017) - New owner gets team to first playoff trip; Best finish had been 2nd last year
    • Chevy Chase League
      • Clark W. Griswold, Jr. Division: Orange Juice (owner Roland Dupont - 12th win in 2017) - First division win in the league's 11th season; Had 4 2nd-place finishes
      • Emmit Fitz-Hume Division: East Village Howlers (owner Daniel Foley, Jr. - 2nd win in 2017) - First division win in the league's 11th season (6th with this owner); Best finish had been 2nd in 2010 and 2008
    • Commissioners League - Ueberroth Division: Kenesaw Mountaineers (owner Sherman Wan - 16th win in 2017) - 3rd straight title; 6th overall - hasn't made finals since 2010
    • Deuces Wild League - Biggio Division: Vega$ Chickabooms (owner Daniel Foley, Jr. - 3rd win in 2017) - Back on top for first time since league championship in 2011
    • Experts League - Airwaves Division: Sonoma County Reds (owner Tom Kohl - 5th win in 2017) - Makes playoffs for first time since 2010
    • Federal League - Brooklyn Tip-Tops Division: Sheshequin Shenanigans (owner Jay Snyder - 8th win in 2017) - Defending league winner; 4th division crown
    • Five Boroughs League
      • Brooklyn Division: Brooklyn Bridge Grand Slams (owner Danny Zaccaro - 2nd win in 2017) - Repeat winner - made the finals last year in league's first season
      • Staten Island Division: Yogi Berras (owner Tom McGraw - 2nd win in 2017) - Finished 3rd and 27 GB in league's first season last year
    • Grand Slam League - Murray Division: Dushore Dopplegangers (owner Jay Snyder - 9th win in 2017) - New owner - finished 4th and 27 GB in league's first season last year
    • Home of the Brave - Mathews Division: Spahn and Sain Then Pray for Rain (owner Jason Kiernan - 10th win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • K Street League - Sutton Division: Aksarben Bugeaters (owner Don Kruse - 7th win in 2017) - 8th division win, 3rd consecutive; 6 conference titles but looking for first league crown
    • Longball League - Mays Division: Mudville Nine (owner Rob Behymer) - Defending league champ; 7th division title, including 3rd in a row
    • Marxball
      • Chico Division: Fiorello's Hard Boiled Eggs (owner Jason Kiernan - 11th win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
      • Harpo Division: Phenway Phantoms (owner Danny Zaccaro - 3rd win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • Murderers' Row - Big Donkey Division: Chicago Public Enemies (owner Jerry King - 3rd win in 2017) - 4th division title; 1st since 2012
    • North Siders League - Sandberg Division: Northern Exposure (owner Jamison Reese - 4th win in 2017) - 1st division win; finished 2nd in 2014 (2 GB)
    • Pacific Northwest League - Huskies Division: New New York Mets (owner Daniel Foley, Jr. - 4th win in 2017) - 2nd time to playoffs
    • Phightin' Phils League - Ashburn Division: Wadsworth Whiffers (owner Michael Rudolph) - New owner gets team their first title after 3 consecutive 2nd-place finishes
    • Reality Bites League
      • Fear Factor Division: Minneapolis Coonhounds (owner Jon Swanson - 2nd win in 2017) - 2013 league champ; 3rd division win
      • Bachelor Division: Cincinnati Pete's Boys (owner Michael Horvitz) - First division win in league's 12th season (6th with this owner); had 4 2nd-place finishes
    • Scooby Doo League - Daphne Division: North DeLisle Rangers (owner Sherman Wan - 17th win in 2017) - Back to playoffs for 2nd time
    • Silver Screen League - Bang the Drum Slowly Division: Marvel Universe (owner Andy Marquis) - First title; had finished 2nd (3 GB) in 2014
    • Will Ferrell League
      • Talledega Nights Division: Kentucky Bluegrass (owner J.C. Freeman - 2nd win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
      • Old School Division: Megacity Masterminds (owner David Henning - 22nd win in 2017) - Inaugural Season

10/13/17

  • Week 25 continues - Games 148-149 posted - See Results
    • The next score update - for the final game of the season - is expected late Saturday or on Sunday
    • Around BWB

10/12/17

  • Week 26 Deadline for lineups (and cuts/IR moves) is now Saturday, Oct. 21 at Noon Eastern - this is for Playoffs, Week 1.
    • The regular season will wrap up this weekend, then I'll need a few days to set up all the playoff brackets.
    • You will have an option to reset the lineups again for Week 27 - the 2nd week of the playoffs.  Deadline TBD.
  • 44 Division Champions from the October 10 games (See standings for all leagues):
    • Anchorman League - Rather Division: Hot Stove (owner Roland Dupont - 7th win in 2017) - First time on top after 2 straight 2nd-place finishes
    • Blame Canada League
      • Eric Division: Frigid Pink Ladies of the Artic Night (owner Jamison Reese - 3rd win in 2017) - New owner repeats and gets team's 4th division win; 2011 league champ
      • Kyle Division: Aurora Borealis (owner Sherman Wan - 12th win in 2017) - Also won in 2014 and finished that off with a league championship
    • Blue and Gray League - Jackson Division: Cache River Cardinals (owner Michael Quinn - 9th win in 2017) - First franchise division title; 4 previous 2nd-place finishes, including last year
    • Born to Run League - Coleman Division: Saratoga Riflemen (owner Robert Elias - 7th win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • Bronx Bombers League
      • Gehrig Division: Standing Stone Subtle Tsunami (owner Jay Snyder - 6th win in 2017) - Defending league champion; 3rd straight division title
      • Ford Division: Chicago Haymarket Bombers (owner Michael Quinn - 10th win in 2017) - 3rd straight win, 5th overall; 2015 league champ
    • Cleveland Rocks
      • Averill Division: Lake Erie Storm (owner David Henning - 19th win in 2017) - Going for 4th straight league championship
      • Doby Division: Shaky Heights Bombers (owner Jim Meyer) - 2nd division win (previously in 2013)
    • Commissioners League
      • Chandler Division: Brooklyn Dodgers (owner Jason Kiernan - 8th win in 2017) - New owner gets back to playoffs for first time since 2013; 6th title; League champ 2012 and 2011
      • Giamatti Division: Towanda Teetotalers (owner Jay Snyder - 7th win in 2017) - Also won in 2015 on the way to a league championship
    • Deuces Wild League
      • Musial Division: Washington Insiders (owner Don Kruse - 4th win in 2017) - 6th division title; League champion in 2015
      • Cobb Division: Rock Ridge Raiders (owner Jerry King - 2nd win in 2017) - 2nd win - also went to playoffs in 2015
    • Experts League - Blogs Division: St. Louis Prefectos (owner Daniel Foley, Jr.) - 2nd-year owner grabs 3rd division title for the team; League champ 2011-12
    • Fenway Fenatics - Fisk Division: MacPhail's Phire Sale (owner Christian Ingram - 3rd win in 2017) - 4th division title
    • Golden Throat League
      • Ernie Harwell Division: Vin's Vacationers (owner Jason Kiernan - 9th win in 2017) - New owner takes team back to the playoffs for the first time since 2010
      • Haray Carey Division: Boston Great Society (owner Andrew Lehman - 2nd win in 2017) - First division win since 2011
    • Home of the Brave
      • Maranville Division: California Kicked Your A$$ (owner Craig Burke) - Inaugural Season
      • Nichols Division: Santa Clarita Lost Boys (owner Andrew Lehman - 3rd win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • The Kings of Queens
      • McGraw Division: Joker's Diamond Devils (owner David Henning - 20th win in 2017) - Best finish had been 2nd place in 5 seasons, including the last 4
      • Harrelson Division: Dunder Mifflin Sabres (owner Don Kruse - 5th win in 2017) - Back in playoffs after 5 straight 2011-15; League winner in 2014
      • Hernandez Division: Astoria Argyle Sox (owner Sherman Wan - 13th win in 2017) - Only previous division win was in 2014
    • Minnie & Paul League
      • Carew Division: Kingston Posse (owner Ricardo Alexander - 7th win in 2017) - Repeat winner from 2016, new owner this season
      • Blyleven Division: Tonga Tarantula Hawks (owner Tom Twomey - 8th win in 2017) - Defending league champion; 7th division win in league's 7 seasons
    • Moneyball League - Ron Washington Division: Paso Robles Zinfindels (owner Ken DeGroot) - First win after 2 straight 2nd-place finishes
    • Motor City League - Newhouser Division: Atlanta Wolverines (owner Ricardo Alexander - 8th win in 2017) - New owner gets franchise's 2nd division crown
    • Murderers' Row - Big Poison Division: Paducah Thunder (owner Michael Quinn - 11th win in 2017) - First time division winner - finished 2nd in 2016 and 2014
    • North Siders League
      • Jenkins Division: Pick Pockets (owner Roland Dupont - 8th win in 2017) - Also won the division in 2014
      • Sutter Division: Papillion Lumberjacks (owner Tim Kruse) - First time to the playoffs - best finish had been 2nd last year
    • Pacific Northwest League - Cougars Division: Spokane Royals (owner Michael Quinn - 12th win in 2017) - First division win in league's 5th season; finished 2nd in 2015 and 2014
    • Reality Bites League - American Idol Division: Kingston Jamaicans (owner Ricardo Alexander - 9th win in 2017) - 4th straight title, 8th overall; League champion in 2015
    • Redbirds League - Dean Division: Orion's Solar Kings (owner David Henning - 21st win in 2017) - 3rd straight division win, 6th overall: League title in 2015
    • Royal Flush League - Otis Division: Quirk of Fate (owner Sherman Wan - 14th win in 2017) - Repeat division winner
    • Scooby Doo League - Velma Division: Big City Blue Falcons (owner Mark Currie - 2nd win in 2017) - Team also won the division in 2015
    • Shadowball - Pittsburgh Crawfords Division: Jersey City Dirty Bombs (owner Tom Twomey - 9th win in 2017) - Repeat winner; 8th overall but looking for first league title; Benchwarmer Bash champion 2006
    • Silver Screen League - Angels in the Outfield Division: Sonic Boom (owner Roland Dupont - 9th win in 2017) - New owner brings first title; best finish had been 3rd place in the previous 3 seasons
    • Steel City League - Wagner Division: House of Lannister (owner Brian Haines - 2nd win in 2017) - Won the division in 2014 also
    • That's the Fact Jack League - Lost in Translation Division: Please Mr. Postman (owner Alonda Clifton - 2nd win in 2017) - Finished 2nd in league's first season in 2016 - just 3 GB
    • They Might Be Giants League
      • Marichal Division: Outer Banks Hurricanes (owner Sheldon Price) - First division win - best previous finish had been 2nd in 2012
      • Terry Division: Des Moines Hawkeyes (owner Tom Kohl - 3rd win in 2017) - Repeat winner, third overall
    • Triple Crown League - Medwick Division: World War Z (owner Danny Zaccaro) - Repeat division champ
    • Will Ferrell League - Stranger Than Fiction Division: Yet To Be Named Baseball Player Character (owner John Hula - 2nd win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • Winners Circle League
      • Alexander Division: Vandalay Architects (owner Don Kruse - 6th win in 2017) - Repeat division winner, 3rd overall
      • Spahn Division: Tosche Station Vaporator Central (owner Sherman Wan - 15th win in 2017) - First division win in 7th season - previously finished 2nd 3 times

10/8/17

  • 40 Division Champions from the October 6 games: (See standings for all leagues)
    • A League About Nothing
      • Peterman Division: New York Library Detectives (owner Robert Elias - 3rd win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
      • Newman Division: Jerry's Villain (owner Michael Quinn - 7th win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • American Association - Louisville Colonels Division: Brooklyn Grays (owner Sherman Wan - 9th win in 2017) - First title - missed by 1 game in 2015
    • B Movie Actor League - Burn Notice Division: Cyborg Avengers (owner David Henning - 13th win in 2017) - Finished 2nd in league's first season in 2016
    • Batman League - Clooney Division: Cat Woman's Meows (owner Andrew Lehman) - 1st division championshiip after 2 straight 2-place finishes; Lost in 1-game playoff in 2016
    • Beatleball - Starr Division: Volkswagon Hipsters (owner Jason Kiernan - 6th win in 2017) - New owner gets team back to the playoffs for the first time since 2010; 6th division crown
    • Beer League - Water Division: Goose Island 312 Chicago Microbrew (owner Jason Kiernan - 7th win in 2017) - Defending league champion - a previous owner also won in 2007
    • Blue and Gray League - Lee Division: Atlantis Mighty Mythtakes (owner David Henning - 14th win in 2017) - 3rd straight division title, 4th overall; League champ in 2011
    • Born to Run League - Cobb Division: Quad Cities Stealing Home (owner Tom Kohl - 2nd win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • Chevy Chase League - Ty Webb Division: Rummerfield Riverhorses (owner Jay Snyder - 4th win in 2017) - 3rd division win - first since 2012
    • Commissioners League - Frick Division: Humpback Camels (owner Roland Dupont - 3rd win in 2017) - 1st division win since 3 straight 2009-11; League champ in 2010 and 2009
    • Experts League - Web Division: Africa Giraffes (owner Jay Snyder - 5th win in 2017) - Back to playoffs for first time since league championship in 2009
    • Federal League - St. Louis Terriers Division: Atlanta Kool Runnings (owner Ricardo Alexander - 5th win in 2017) - 4th consecutive title; League champion in 2015
    • Firemen League - Wagner Division: Kingston Reggae Boys (owner Ricardo Alexander - 6th win in 2017) - 4th division win
    • Five Boroughs League
      • Queens Division: Belle Harbor Cards (owner Michael Quinn - 8th win in 2017) - Finished 4th and 39 GB last season
      • Bronx Division: Manhattan Maulers (owner Roland Dupont - 4th win in 2017) - New owner gets team to playoffs - 2nd place in 2016 but 26 GB
    • Four Star League - Bradley Division: Exsangui Nation (owner Sherman Wan - 10th win in 2017) - First division title since 2011, 2nd overall
    • Geek Pride League - Dorsey Division: Seattle Grunge (owner Phillip Dang) - League champion in 2013 in only previous postseason trip
    • Grand Slam League
      • McCovey Division: Ultimate Taters (owner David Henning - 15th win in 2017) - 2nd place, 16 GB last season
      • Ventura Division: Bombs Away (owner Roland Dupont - 5th win in 2017) - 4th place, 21 GB in the league's first season in 2016
    • K Street League - Seaver Division: Wayne Mad Generals (owner Robert Elias - 4th win in 2017) - 2nd division win in 13 seasons - also won in 2013
    • Marxball - Zeppo Division: Zeppo Zepplins (owner Christian Zaccaro) - Inaugural Season
    • Minnie & Paul League - Oliva Division: Kansas City Monarchs (owner Don Kruse - 2nd win in 2017) - 4th division crown - first since 2014 when league champion
    • Moneyball League - Scott Hatteberg Division: Freeport Pretzels (owner Jeff Zick - 2nd win in 2017) - First title; 2nd place was highest previous finish (2013)
    • Motor City League - Greenberg Division: Bee Em Figleaves (owner Dave Matter - 3rd win in 2017) - 2nd division win - also went to playoffs in 2013
    • Murderers' Row - Big Puma Division: Guttenberg Gandolfinis (owner Tom Twomey - 6th win in 2017) - 8th division title in the league's 8 seasons; League champ in 2012 and 2010
    • Pacific Northwest League - Beavers Division: Oregon Trail (owner Sam Campbell) - 2nd trip to playoffs - also won in 2015
    • Phightin' Phils League - Alexander Division: Fairborn Flying Angels (owner David Henning - 16th win in 2017) - 3rd time on top - league champion in 2015
    • Redbirds League - Slaughter Division: Middle Age Krusaders (owner Don Kruse - 3rd win in 2017) - 3rd straight division win, 4th overall: League champion in 2010
    • Royal Flush League - Patek Division: Bedrock Sonic Clubs (owner David Henning - 17th win in 2017) - 3rd win in league's 3 seasons; League winner in 2015
    • Scooby Doo League
      • Shaggy Division: Galactic White Knights (owner David Henning - 18th win in 2017) - Won league championship in 2015
      • Fred Division: Atlanta Shabby Ranks (owner Robert Hamilton) - New owner gets first division title; 2 GB in 2016
    • Shadowball - Chicago American Giants Division: Las Vegas Billionaires (owner Jim Sowerby) - 6th straight division win, 9th overall; 4-time league champ (2015 most recent)
    • Silver Screen League - Bad News Bears Division: Winterfell Direwolves (owner owner Sherman Wan - 11th win in 2017) - 3rd straight division win; league champion in 2015
    • South Siders League - Faber Division: El Dorado Conquistadors (owner Robert Elias - 5th win in 2017) - Repeat division winner
    • Steel City League - Mazeroski Division: Greenbelt Terrapins (owner Robert Elias - 6th win in 2017) - Only team to win the division in the league's 4 seasons - looking for first trip to finals
    • Superman League - George Reeves Division: Bizarro Boys (owner Kenn Fritts) - New owner gets team back to playoffs after missing by 1 game in 2016; 3rd title - 2015 league champ
    • Three of a Kind League
      • Connor Division: Motor City Gamblers (owner Tom McGraw) - Back to the playoffs for the first time since 2010 - 2nd division title
      • Speaker Division: Hudson River 3-Eyed Fish (owner Tom Twomey - 7th win in 2017) - Repeat winner, 7th overall; League champ in 2008

10/5/17

  • 23 Division Champions from the October 3 games - it was a good day for David Henning: (See standings for all leagues)
    • A League About Nothing - Elaine Division: Nothing from Nothing Leaves Nothing (owner Jamison Reese - 2nd win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • American Association - Cincinnati Red Stockings Division: Buckeye Bombers (owner David Henning - 7th win in 2017) - 3rd straight division title; Won the league in 2015
    • Beatleball - McCartney Division: London Groove Armada (owner Sherman Wan - 6th win in 2017) - 7th straight title, 11th overall - 3-time league champion
    • Blue and Gray League - Sherman Division: Savannah Sand Gnats (owner Mark Currie) - 3rd division crown
    • Chevy Chase League - Fletch F. Fletch Division: Kamchatka Guardians (owner David Henning - 8th win in 2017) - Defending league champ; 4th division title
    • Experts League - Print Division: Men Injecting Men - Fantasy on Roids (owner Christian Ingram) - 2nd division win - first since 2013
    • Fenway Fenatics - Cronin Division: Centauri Cosmic Conundrum (owner David Henning - 9th win in 2017) - Defending league champion; 4th division crown (3rd consecutive)
    • Four Star League
      • Patton Division: Miami County Mercenaries (owner David Henning - 10th win in 2017) - 3rd straight title, 5th overall: League champ in 2011
      • MacArthur Division: Men Injecting Men 2 Still Roided Up (owner Christian Ingram - 2nd win in 2017) - Repeat winner, 4th overall; League champ in 2013
    • Geek Pride League - Zuckerberg Division: Loco Motion (owner Michael Quinn - 5th win in 2017) - Defending league champ - 4th straight division win (also league winner in 2014)
    • Hall of Fame League - Wagner Division: Ozzie Smith's Defensive Wizards (owner Jason Kiernan - 5th win in 2017) - New owner brings first division win since 2002
    • Longball League
      • Robinson Division: Jamaica Mistaica (owner Michael Lehman) - First division win since 2007
      • McGuire Division: Nokomis Hyperloop (owner Sherman Wan - 7th win in 2017) - 9th division win, first under this owner; 4 league titles between 2006 and 2010
    • Marxball - Groucho Division: Sanity Clause & the Seven Elves (owner Sherman Wan - 8th win in 2017) - Inaugural Season
    • Perfect World League - David Cone Division: Red Robins (owner Roland Dupont - 2nd win in 2017) - First division win since 2012
    • Redbirds League - Smith Division: Brazil 2014 Canarinho (owner Leif Jonson - 2nd win in 2017) - Defending league champ; 6th division crown
    • Royal Flush League
      • Quisenberry Division: Royal Flush Full House (owner Skip Hohensee) - 2nd division win
      • Splittorff Division: St. Louis Aces (owner Michael Quinn - 6th win in 2017) - Best finish so far had been 2nd place in 2015
    • Shadowball - Memphis Red Sox Division: Kingston Bob Marleys (owner Ricardo Alexander - 4th win in 2017) - Repeat divison winner - 5th overall; League champ in 2013
    • Silver Screen League - Major League Division: Vaughn Wild Things (owner J.C. Freeman) - Best finish had been 2nd place in 2016
    • South Siders League - Fox Division: Delphi Titans (owner David Henning - 11th win in 2017) - Defending league champion
    • They Might Be Giants League - Ott Division: California Dreamin' Team (owner David Henning - 12th win in 2017) - Defending league champion
    • Will Ferrell League - Blades of Glory Division: CO Springs Pirates (owner Chris Dressman) - Inaugural Season

10/4/17

  • Week Twenty-five Transactions posted - Week 26 deadline - for cuts/IR moves and setting lineups for the playoffs - is TBD, but the period is now open with a tentative deadline of 10/14.

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