During the “slow” winter months we’re going to take a look back at the 2009 season in the European Leagues. We’ve started with the Dutch Hoofdklasse and the Italian Baseball League. The Spanish Division de Honor is next up.
2009 Record: 16-20
2009 Ranking: 7th Place in Division de Honor. The club from Gijon was ranked seventh despite being tied with CB VILADECANS due to a ruling by the Spanish Baseball and Softball Federation.
Runs Scored: 150
Runs Allowed: 174
Best Batter: Pedro Alberto Mendez. He played in only twelve games, but batted .479 (OBP .569/SLG .625) with two triples, three doubles, 13 runs scored and six RBI.
Best OPS: Roberto Noriega .897 (minimum 75 at-bats)
Most Home Runs: Jose Rafael Morales 2
Most RBI: Jose Rafael Morales 26
Most Runs Scored: Javier Peyrote 24
Most Stolen Bases: Jose Rafael Morales, Javier Peyrote, Gabriel Sanso 6
Best Pitcher: Ruben Fente. He went 6-5 with an ERA of 2.96 in 15 games (eleven starts), striking out 54 in 94 1/3 innings, walking 29.
Best ERA: Ruben Fente 2.96
Most Strikeouts: Ruben Fente 54
Most Walks: Ruben Fente 29
Most Innings Pitched: Ruben Fente 94.1