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Last Team Totals Update: 04-25    Dates reflect only changes to playing time, not PECOTA changes.

      

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American League, ranked by projected (remainder of season) 2015 record

East Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
14 Boston Red Sox Hitters: Apr 2
Pitchers: Apr 14
80 65 730 654 .265 .339 .414 .279 -0.1
11 Tampa Bay Rays Hitters: Apr 9
Pitchers: Apr 19
78 67 624 573 .250 .321 .387 .269 23.5
7 New York Yankees Hitters: Apr 7
Pitchers: Apr 13
72 73 621 631 .246 .315 .399 .266 -1.5
3 Toronto Blue Jays Hitters: Apr 19
Pitchers: Apr 19
72 73 709 711 .254 .329 .420 .274 -10.1
3 Baltimore Orioles Hitters: Apr 19
Pitchers: Apr 14
70 75 610 639 .253 .307 .405 .266 4.8
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
3 Detroit Tigers Hitters: Mar 13
Pitchers: Apr 24
74 71 671 657 .266 .324 .410 .266 -16.9
4 Cleveland Indians Hitters: Apr 13
Pitchers: Apr 10
72 75 635 651 .254 .319 .396 .265 -9.4
2 Chicago White Sox Hitters: Mar 30
Pitchers: Apr 7
71 75 638 653 .261 .318 .400 .264 -13.2
5 Kansas City Royals Hitters: Apr 14
Pitchers: Apr 1
66 79 584 648 .264 .310 .388 .257 28.8
0 Minnesota Twins Hitters: Mar 29
Pitchers: Apr 10
64 82 641 731 .259 .319 .400 .260 -16.3
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
2 Los Angeles Angels Hitters: Mar 27
Pitchers: Mar 18
82 63 663 577 .258 .324 .410 .278 -6.5
9 Seattle Mariners Hitters: Mar 27
Pitchers: Apr 14
78 68 601 560 .250 .311 .396 .274 0.8
5 Oakland Athletics Hitters: Apr 9
Pitchers: Apr 14
74 70 605 584 .249 .319 .384 .268 20.9
0 Houston Astros Hitters: Apr 1
Pitchers: Apr 1
70 76 624 653 .245 .311 .406 .267 -19.6
2 Texas Rangers Hitters: Apr 13
Pitchers: Apr 14
70 76 639 672 .258 .321 .394 .267 -3.8

National League, ranked by projected (remainder of season) 2015 record

East Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
0 Washington Nationals Hitters: Apr 19
Pitchers: Mar 30
83 62 611 519 .253 .318 .385 .264 6.8
11 New York Mets Hitters: Apr 20
Pitchers: Apr 20
73 72 570 566 .243 .305 .384 .263 -0.2
0 Miami Marlins Hitters: Apr 6
Pitchers: Apr 13
72 73 565 566 .251 .305 .382 .259 -11.7
1 Atlanta Braves Hitters: Apr 8
Pitchers: Apr 20
63 83 511 592 .245 .299 .356 .250 -8.2
0 Philadelphia Phillies Hitters: Apr 6
Pitchers: Apr 10
61 84 513 618 .243 .296 .365 .250 2.2
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
1 St. Louis Cardinals Hitters: Jan 21
Pitchers: Mar 29
81 66 649 580 .255 .322 .397 .266 17.2
25 Chicago Cubs Hitters: Apr 21
Pitchers: Apr 19
77 69 620 581 .245 .313 .398 .266 2.1
6 Pittsburgh Pirates Hitters: Jan 28
Pitchers: Apr 13
73 72 619 612 .254 .316 .395 .266 -3.1
5 Milwaukee Brewers Hitters: Apr 24
Pitchers: Mar 29
71 74 591 602 .255 .305 .397 .260 3.7
4 Cincinnati Reds Hitters: Apr 14
Pitchers: Apr 14
68 77 562 603 .242 .304 .381 .257 14.5
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
0 Los Angeles Dodgers Hitters: Apr 15
Pitchers: Apr 3
88 58 636 503 .253 .316 .401 .270 1.8
1 San Diego Padres Hitters: Apr 6
Pitchers: Apr 6
75 69 543 516 .240 .299 .383 .261 -2.4
4 San Francisco Giants Hitters: Mar 30
Pitchers: Apr 20
74 70 559 541 .253 .310 .369 .257 -11.6
2 Colorado Rockies Hitters: Apr 14
Pitchers: Apr 2
65 80 690 769 .269 .319 .434 .258 -3.6
3 Arizona D-backs Hitters: Apr 6
Pitchers: Apr 6
65 81 566 638 .249 .296 .396 .252 10.2

How To Use The Depth Charts

The Depth Charts are playing time-weighted projections for each player which then build up to a team projection. The result of this team projection is in the upper-left corner of each team's depth chart. Here you'll find the team's projected record, runs scored, runs allowed, and triple-slash stats (AVG/OBP/SLG).

In both the position player and pitcher sections, boldfacing indicates a starting player at a position--someone who is getting at least 50% of the team's playing time at a single position for Position Players, or a projected rotation member or closer for Pitchers.

When reading the statistics, only PA and IP are broken out for each individual entry. All other batting and pitching statistics are rolled up for the entire year. For example, a bench player could have playing time at different positions - e.g. a fourth outfielder is slated to get 130 PA in LF and 170 PA in RF. For all other statistics besides PT% and PA, the numbers next to each entry in LF and RF will be his aggregate statistics for the 300 PA. This works similarly for pitchers who both start and relieve.

The "Order" column is the spot in the lineup where the position player is expected to hit.

Click here to see the San Francisco Giants Position Players section.


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