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2009 Minnesota Twins


87 - 76

(1st place in the AL Central)

2008 / 2010 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 817 / 765 (+52)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 765 / 768 (+3)

Pythagorean Record: 87 - 76 (0)

Home Record: 49 - 33 (.598) +3.8 wins
Away Record: 38 - 43 (.469) +1.7 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
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Hubert H Humphrey Metrodome

Attendance: 2,416,237 Avg Att: 29,466 (1.04)
Att Rank: 5 / 14 Lg Avg: 28,434
       
Park Factor: 0.97    
HR Factor: 0.96 R/L HR: 0.96 / 0.96

Notes:


• Central Division Champions
• Lost to New York Yankees in the ALDS
• Defeated Detroit Tigers in the Tiebreaker


2009 Minnesota Twins
rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field
23
-0.6
0.6
-0.8
Center Field
25
3.8
4.0
0.1
23
0.5
-0.2
0.5

Right Field
30
2.8
4.1
-0.7
Shortstop
28
-0.7
0.9
-2.0
34
-0.1
0.9
-1.3
Second Base
31
0.6
0.3
-0.2
24
-1.5
-0.5
-1.2
27
0.5
0.2
0.2
Third Base
31
2.3
0.8
1.4
28
0.2
0.4
-0.1
First Base
28
3.5
4.1
0.2
26
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
Manager W-L
51
87-76
.534
3.5
Catcher
26
7.8
7.1
0.2
38
-0.9
-0.3
-0.8
26
0.5
0.5
-0.1
Designated Hitter
27
3.5
4.2
0.2
Starting Pitcher
27
205.2
3.2
3.2
-0.1
27
200.0
3.3
3.3
-0.1
25
136.2
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
26
96.1
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
25
90.2
0.9
1.0
-0.1
26
84.0
1.6
1.6
-0.0
33
73.2
0.9
0.9
0.0
23
59.0
-0.2
-0.1
-0.0
24
31.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
25
3.2
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
Relief Pitcher
30
76.1
2.5
2.5
-0.0
34
68.2
3.0
2.9
-0.0
34
64.1
0.6
0.5
-0.0
24
61.2
2.4
2.3
-0.0
27
54.0
0.3
0.3
0.0
27
51.2
0.3
0.3
-0.0
31
32.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
30
15.2
0.7
0.7
-0.0
28
14.1
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
28
11.1
-0.2
-0.2
-0.0
38
9.0
0.2
0.2
-0.0
26
9.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
25
2.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
24
1.1
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James