>LEG Ten Year Review

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THE ELITE FRANCHISES
1. Indianapolis Vulgar Boatmen Franchise [johndish] Average record this decade: 98-64
Best finish: 95-67 (Division Champion) [World Series Winner] [Season 15] Playoff Record: 42-37
#9 Hitting/ #2 Pitching/ #1 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Just how big will the Boatmen’s head get after this ranking?

2. Iowa City Corn Kings Franchise [CoachRed] Average record this decade: 95-67
Best finish: 99-63 (Division Champion) [World Series Winner] [Season 13] Playoff Record: 54-42 #16 Hitting/ #1 Pitching/ #3 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Can the Corn Kings find their magic touch in playoffs once again this season?

3. Fresno Arsenal Franchise [dsmba] Average record this decade: 95-67
Best finish: 101-61 (Division Champion) [World Series Winner] [Season 14] Playoff Record: 53-36
#2 Hitting/ #18 Pitching/ #21 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Was the early exit from the playoffs last season a preview of things to come or a road block to claiming another World Series ring?

4. Tampa Bay Saints Franchise [bbqjason, wyatatanka] Average record this decade: 97-65
Best finish: 98-64 (Second Place: American League Wildcard Team) [World Series Winner] [Season 12] Playoff Record: 39-34
#4 Hitting/ #5 Pitching/ #2 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Can new ownership continue the teams winning ways?

THE GREAT FRACHISES
5. Salt Lake City MT Choir Boys Franchise [carnivore] Average record this decade: 93-69
Best finish: 110-52 (Division Champion) [Lost in American League Championship Series] [Season 17] Playoff Record: 24-25
#1 Hitting/ #13 Pitching/ #19 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: The Choir Boys have the talent to win it all but can they handle the pressure?

6. New Orleans Magnolias Franchise [schedule1, Bribar, brickyard9, arcadecowboy] Average record this decade: 91-71
Best finish: 114-48 (Division Champion) [World Series Winner] [Season 8] Playoff Record: 52-28 #6 Hitting/ #14 Pitching/ #16 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Has the team finally moved on from the schedule1’s reign?

7. San Francisco Seals Franchise [sonoran_fox] Average record this decade: 90-72
Best finish: 99-63 (Division Champion) [Lost in the World Series] [Season 12] Playoff Record: 48-39
#14 Hitting/ #3 Pitching/ #25 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Just how many chances will it take to get a World Series victory?

THE ABOVE AVERAGE FRANCHISES
8. Memphis Mud Pies Franchise [dhomard] Average record this decade: 86-76
Best finish: 102-60 (Division Champion) [Lost in the World Series] [Season 16] Playoff Record: 15-23
#24 Hitting/ #6 Pitching/ #20 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Have the Mud Pies missed their chance at getting a World Series victory?

THE MIDDLE OF THE ROAD FRANCHISES
9. Philadelphia Fanatics Franchise [milton7, blanch13] Average record this decade: 83-79
Best finish: 98-64 (Division Champion) [Lost in the American League Championship Series] [Season 8] Playoff Record: 12-14
#13 Hitting/ #17 Pitching/ #7 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Just how many victories does it take to make the playoffs?

10. Arizona Pulse Franchise [zubalas, bacchek, jptrainwreck] Average record this decade: 80-82
Best finish: 101-61 (Division Champion) [World Series Winner] [Season 17] Playoff Record: 20-17
#3 Hitting/ #29 Pitching/ #13 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Will it take an act of congress to win a playoff series?

11. Washington D.C. Dead Presidents Franchise [brickyard9, Stewart_UK] Average record this decade: 80-82
Best finish: 98-64 (Division Champion) [Lost in the Division Championship Series] [Season 17] Playoff Record: 9-18
#22 Hitting/ #16 Pitching/ #4 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Will it take an act of congress to win a playoff series?

12. Pawtucket Secrets Franchise [newarkwilder] Average record this decade: 83-79
Best finish: 89-73 (Second Place: National League Wildcard Team) [Lost in the Division Championship Series] [Season 11] Playoff Record: 5-10
#23 Hitting/ #8 Pitching/ #10 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Will this team figure out the secret of playing in the playoffs again?

13. Buffalo Bisons Franchise [vdaino, sdjessie] Average record this decade: 81-81
Best finish: 88-74 (Third Place: National League Wildcard Team) [Lost in the Division Championship Series] [Season 9] Playoff Record: 7-13
#25 Hitting/ #4 Pitching/ #5 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: How long will it take for Buffalo to have a winning season again?

14. Texas Arlington River Rats Franchise [AllSox] Average record this decade: 79-83
Best finish: 92-70 (Third Place: American League Wildcard Team) [Lost in the American League Championship Series] [Season 11] Playoff Record: 8-10
#5 Hitting/ #26 Pitching/ #8 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Have the failures of the last few seasons impressed upon them the need to surround the superstars with something other than charity cases?

15. Little Rock Razor Hogs Franchise [willqx4] Average record this decade: 82-80
Best finish: 87-75 (Division Champion) [Lost in the Division Championship Series] [Season 11] Playoff Record: 11-19
#21 Hitting/ #19 Pitching/ #20 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Has winning baseball returned to stay in Little Rock?

16. Scranton Sabres Franchise [arcadecowboy, tmfran, milkrock, sinfonian11] Average record this decade: 80-82
Best finish: 89-73 (Third Place: National League Wildcard Team) [Lost in the American League Championship Series] [Season 11] Playoff Record: 16-19
#20 Hitting/ #12 Pitching/ #18 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Was last season’s unexpected surge a sign of things to come or a mere mirage?

THE BELOW AVERAGE FRANCHISES
17. Chicago Wardens Franchise [acn24, Midmets, texanboiler] Average record this decade: 79-83
Best finish: 79-83 (Division Champion) [Lost in the Divisional Championship Series] [Season 11] Playoff Record: 5-7
#17 Hitting/ #20 Pitching/ #9 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Why don’t they own Chicago?

18. Salem Volcanoes Franchise [techmobo] Average record this decade: 80-82
Best finish: 85-77 (Second Place: National League Wildcard Team) [Lost in the Divisional Championship Series] [Season 13] Playoff Record: 7-9
#8 Hitting/ #21 Pitching/ #31 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Pick a direction? Either you’re a team on the rise or a team rebuilding, stop with all theses 81-81 seasons.

19. Jacksonville Silver Stars Franchise [BrianCampos, leaffan10] Average record this decade: 79-83
Best finish: 106-56 (Division Champion) [Lost in the National League Championship Series] [Season 17] Playoff Record: 4-8
#27 Hitting/ #7 Pitching/ #27 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Will the city of Jacksonville have any idea what to do with an early World Series favorite?

20. Cincinnati Conmen Franchise [OzJohnno, jvdaines, zigbi] Average record this decade: 79-83
Best finish: 105-57 (Division Champion) [Lost in the American League Championship Series] [Season 15] Playoff Record: 9-13
#8 Hitting/ #21 Pitching/ #31 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Why did it take them so long to get a winning team?

21. AL NORTH Franchise (Former Boise Noisy Boyz Franchise) [jptrainwreck, echaney, mesapitfan, jsturgis5866] Average record this decade: 77-85
Best finish: 99-63 (Division Champion) [Lost in the American League Championship Series] [Season 10] Playoff Record: 15-19
#12 Hitting/ #27 Pitching/ #15 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Who’s in charge here?

22. Charlotte Racers Franchise [rugrat] Average record this decade: 77-85
Best finish: 88-74 (Second Place) [Season 16] Playoff Record: 0-0
#11 Hitting/ #25 Pitching/ #28 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Do they have the talent and investment to win or should they just blow up the team?

23. Rochester Frontiersman Franchise [ThaReverend, alvaron53, yoker70, acn24] Average record this decade: 74-88
Best finish: 88-74 (Division Champion) [Lost in the Divisional Play-In Series] [Season 10] Playoff Record: 4-9
#18 Hitting/ #23 Pitching/ #30 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: How hard could be to get the final three outs?

24. Dover Dark Star Franchise [shalmelo, vdaino] Average record this decade: 76-86
Best finish: 90-72 (Second Place: National League Wildcard Team) [Lost in the Divisional Play-In Series] [Season 14] Playoff Record: 0-6
#26 Hitting/ #11 Pitching/ #14 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: How much of a bummer was it for Dover to once again see there team go into rebuild mode?

25. Honolulu Islanders Franchise [mase4342, mbarnard02] Average record this decade: 77-85
Best finish: 87-75 (Second Place: National League Wildcard Team) [Lost in the Divisional Championship Series] [Season 12] Playoff Record: 4-3
#30 Hitting/ #15 Pitching/ #12 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Given that the expectations of the Islanders are low, how will Hunter Randolph survive the season without being traded?

THE LITTLE SISTERS OF THE POOR FRANCHISES
26. Mexico City Red Devils Franchise [rtconnelly, mwittlief, zlionsfan] Average record this decade: 76-86
Best finish: 82-80 (Division Champion) [Lost in the Divisional Championship Series] [Season 9] Playoff Record: 5-4
#32 Hitting/ #9 Pitching/ #23 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: I thought the Juice was cheap in Mexico?

27. Charleston Lake Monsters Franchise [thunderclese] Average record this decade: 74-88
Best finish: 90-72 (Division Champion) [Lost in the National League Championship Series] [Season 16] Playoff Record: 4-5
#31 Hitting/ #10 Pitching/ #26 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Does the front office have a clue what there doing at this point?

28. Omaha Steaks Franchise [tbook, threester, flash7, irishfury01] Average record this decade: 73-89
Best finish: 87-75 (Division Champion) [Lost in the Divisional Play-In Series] [Season 8] Playoff Record: 1-3
#19 Hitting/ #30 Pitching/ #29 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: When will there be free steak night at the ballpark?

29. Anaheim Aussie Angels Franchise [sinfonian11, sickchangeup, tjconnatser, tribeman99, OzJohnno] Average record this decade: 70-92
Best finish: 92-70 (Second Place: American League Wildcard Team) [Lost in the Divisional Play-In Series] [Season 14] Playoff Record: 1-3
#15 Hitting/ #31 Pitching/ #17 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Would you rather go to Disney Land or watch an Anaheim game?

30. Las Vegas Legends Franchise [tui0rfm, larryvegas] Average record this decade: 72-90
Best finish: 85-77 (Division Champion) [Lost in the Divisional Championship Series] [Season 14] Playoff Record: 4-3
#28 Hitting/ #24 Pitching/ #24 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Is there any point in paying attention to a team from Las Vegas?

THE HOPELESS FRANCHISES
31. Boston Brahmins Franchise [NormanW5] Average record this decade: 69-93
Best finish: 83-79 (Second Place) [Season 17] Playoff Record: 0-0
#7 Hitting/ #32 Pitching/ #11 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: When will the team roll out the pitching machine during a game?

32. Vancouver Orcas Franchise [northof49] Average record this decade: 67-95
Best finish: 79-83 (Third Place) [Season 16] Playoff Record: 0-0
#29 Hitting/ #22 Pitching/ #32 Fielding
Top Question for Season 18: Should we send a search party to find the Vancouver’s prospects?

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