This is probably the last post for the blog. I thought it would be neat to look at some numbers from the trip, at least for the numbers geeks out there.
NUMBER ITEM NOTES 321,762 Attendance, Total 10 Games, CLE not listed because of rainout 41,820 Crowd, Largest MIL - 8/12 19,376 Crowd, Smallest BAL - 8/6 3820 Miles Driven, Total Downingtown to Downingtown, via BAL, PIT, CIN, CHC, MIN, STL, MIL, CWS, CLE, DET, PIT 2854 Pitches Thrown, Total 1489 Pitches Thrown, Home Team 1365 Pitches Thrown, Visitor 673 At Bats, Total 600 Highest Career HR Hit Jim Thome 560 Most Miles, Single Day Minneapolis to St. Louis 466 Longest HR (feet) Michael Morse, WAS - 8/9 348 At Bats, Visitor 325 At Bats, Home Team 169 Hits, Total 140 Gallons of Gas for car 102.50% Largest Crowd/Capacity MIN - 8/10 89 Hits, Visitor 80 Hits, Home Team 78.01% Average Capacity 60 Bases on Balls, Total 50 Total Runs, Home Team 45 Total Runs, Visitors 40.20% Smallest Crowd/Capacity BAL - 8/6 30 Homeruns, Total 28:54 Hrs:Mins of baseball 25 Doubles, Total 18 Doubles, Visitor 18 Homeruns, Home Team 15 Most Ks/Game, Pitchers CHC - 8/9 14 Most Hits/Game, Team COL - 8/8 14 Stolen Bases, Total 12 Homeruns, Visitor 10 Most Runs/Game, Team COL - 8/8 10 Most Ks/Game, Pitcher Chris Carpenter, STL - 8/16 9 Stolen Bases, Visitor 7 Doubles, Home Team 6 Home Team Wins 5 Most Hits/Player, Trip Albert Pujols (2 games), Thome (2 games) 5 Stolen Bases, Home Team 4.09 Highest Gas Price, Seen West end of Ohio Turnpike 4 Most Runs/Inning BAL - 8/6, KAN - 8/13 4 Road Team Wins 4 Most Hits/Player/Game Albert Pujols, 8/11 4 Rain Delays TOR at BAL - 8/6, COL at CIN - 8/8, KAN at CWS - 8/13, MIN at CLE - 8/14 (rained out after 2:55) 3.75 Highest Gas Price, Paid I-70, Ohio 3.27 Lowest Gas Price, Paid St. Louis 3.19 Lowest Gas Price, Seen St. Louis 3 Most team games, Seen PIT and MIN (though MIN was rained out on 8/14) 3 Fewest Hits/Team/Game CHC - 8/9 3 Fewest Opposing Fans Pirates Fans in MIL (other than us) 3 Triples, Total 2 Most HRs/Player/Game Seth Smith, Jim Thome 2 Most HRs/Player/Trip Seth Smith, Jim Thome, Albert Pujols 2 Most Teams/One Player Delmon Young (Twins 8/14, Traded to Tigers and played against Twins on 8/15) 2 Triples, Home Team 1 Hall of Famers Met/Trip Ferguson Jenkins 1 Halls of Fame Visited NFL, Canton OH 1 Times Car was Dented STL parking lot 1 Triples, Visitor 1 Rainouts MIN at CLE - 8/14 0 Healthy Meals Eaten Just checking to see if you're still reading. :) 0 Pulled Over/Speeding Still checking to see if you're reading. :)