Who did the Phillie's beat in the 2009 playoffs to reach the World Series?
The Phillies beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in 5 games to win the 2009 National League pennant and advance to the World Series to meet the American League Champion New York Yankees.
Well, technically a team can make the playoffs by winning only one game all season, if all the other teams in their division don't win any. They would then need to win the Division series (best 3 of 5) and the League Championship Series (best 4 of 7) to reach the World Series. So to answer your question, at least 8 games.
Prior to 1969, there were no divisions in either league and the team that had the best win/loss record in each league won the pennant and advanced to the World Series. Starting in 1969, the teams in each league were broken into two divisions. The teams that had the best won/loss record in each division advanced to the League Championship Series. The winners of each league's LCS advanced to the World Series. Between 1969-1985, the…
1945 World Series Baseballs When the World Series was played in the American League ballpark, an Official American League Reach baseball was used, and when the World Series was played in the National League ballpark the Official National League Spalding baseball was used. It was not until 1978 when Rawlings first started to make World Series baseballs that features the World Series logo.
In FIFA 2005, you have to be in tournament mode to reach the playoffs. Of course, this means defeating your opponents in the preliminary round. Once that is done, you will enter the quarterfinal state. If you get passed the quarterfinals, you will enter the semi-final stage. This will get you to the playoff finals if you can defeat your semi-final opponent.
By Junior Division I assume you mean what Little League calls the Junior League. I am afraid I cannot find that information. Little League's website, littleleague.org, has complete data for Central Region and Junior League World Series participants back through only the 2002 season. This year's team from Glendale is the only team I have found that has made the World Series. Teams from Wisconsin in the Central Region playoffs from 2002-2007 have come from…
Ryan does not have to take whatever salary the Phillies offer. He can file for arbritration. An impartial arbitrator would choose between a figure offered by the Phillies and a figure (likely higher) requested by Howard. The arbitrator has to choose one or the other figure. Sometimes the club and player compromise and reach agreement before the arbitrator makes a decision.
According to NBA.com The trade that brought Jamal Crawford to the Atlanta Hawks last summer allowed Crawford to finally reach the playoffs after nine seasons of falling short. So now that Crawford has had a taste of the postseason, Troy Murphy becomes the active player with the most games under his belt with no appearances in the playoffs. In his career, Murphy has played 621 games in nine seasons with the Warriors and Pacers. The…
Which team became the first club to reach the World Series one year after owning the worst record in Major League Baseball?
It happened in 1981. The Kansas City Royals were 50-53 in a strike shortened season. Since it was played as a split season, the first-half and second-half winners of each division made the playoffs. Interestingly enough, the Cincinnati Reds had the best record in the majors and the St. Louis Cardinals had the best record in the NL East, but both of those teams did not qualify for the postseason.
Bungie has said that they will be leaving the Halo series, but there partners in the series may continue with it. There partners (343 Industries) have been with them since basically the beginning so they may make a new halo game (Halo:Forerunner) Bungie has stated that they will be doing a new project, but have not announced or started the project as they are still working with Reach.
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