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Last Team Totals Update: 08-22    Dates reflect only changes to playing time, not PECOTA changes.

      

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American League, ranked by projected (remainder of season) 2014 record

East Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
4 Tampa Bay Rays Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Aug 5
19 16 153 137 .250 .326 .393 .268 6.4
6 Toronto Blue Jays Hitters: Aug 18
Pitchers: Aug 18
19 16 170 158 .260 .326 .433 .272 -7.2
9 Boston Red Sox Hitters: Aug 18
Pitchers: Jul 31
18 17 168 167 .262 .330 .422 .271 -3.9
2 New York Yankees Hitters: Aug 5
Pitchers: Aug 21
19 18 171 166 .262 .330 .406 .268 -2.8
6 Baltimore Orioles Hitters: Jul 8
Pitchers: Aug 8
18 19 160 162 .256 .310 .422 .265 4.4
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
2 Detroit Tigers Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Aug 13
21 16 170 148 .267 .327 .412 .267 -5.3
3 Kansas City Royals Hitters: Aug 12
Pitchers: Aug 12
18 18 156 159 .268 .322 .394 .262 4.6
4 Cleveland Indians Hitters: Aug 18
Pitchers: Aug 18
17 19 155 162 .256 .322 .396 .264 0.8
6 Chicago White Sox Hitters: Aug 18
Pitchers: Aug 11
16 19 148 163 .251 .314 .400 .261 -3.3
5 Minnesota Twins Hitters: Aug 12
Pitchers: Aug 11
16 20 146 164 .254 .311 .389 .256 -5.7
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
3 Los Angeles Angels Hitters: Jul 28
Pitchers: Aug 21
20 16 175 151 .268 .332 .425 .278 0.2
9 Oakland Athletics Hitters: Aug 14
Pitchers: Jul 31
20 16 156 141 .248 .322 .396 .269 2.0
9 Seattle Mariners Hitters: Aug 5
Pitchers: Aug 13
19 17 155 148 .257 .318 .403 .269 0.9
5 Texas Rangers Hitters: Aug 21
Pitchers: Aug 14
15 21 143 170 .249 .308 .381 .252 2.5
4 Houston Astros Hitters: Aug 21
Pitchers: Jul 31
14 20 140 166 .244 .315 .389 .258 -3.2

National League, ranked by projected (remainder of season) 2014 record

East Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
3 Washington Nationals Hitters: Aug 15
Pitchers: Aug 15
21 15 161 135 .256 .319 .401 .262 4.2
3 Atlanta Braves Hitters: Aug 5
Pitchers: Jul 31
17 17 146 142 .252 .313 .397 .261 0.4
8 New York Mets Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 12
16 18 133 139 .240 .305 .379 .256 2.5
5 Philadelphia Phillies Hitters: Jul 28
Pitchers: Aug 13
16 19 147 162 .249 .309 .393 .255 -2.6
1 Miami Marlins Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Aug 8
16 20 133 154 .240 .297 .375 .252 -2.9
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
1 St. Louis Cardinals Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Aug 18
19 17 155 144 .262 .314 .396 .260 4.0
5 Milwaukee Brewers Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 25
18 17 157 153 .257 .314 .411 .260 0.9
3 Pittsburgh Pirates Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 18
18 17 147 145 .248 .311 .391 .263 0.7
8 Chicago Cubs Hitters: Aug 18
Pitchers: Aug 11
17 18 143 150 .244 .302 .398 .254 2.0
3 Cincinnati Reds Hitters: Aug 19
Pitchers: Aug 19
16 18 134 139 .245 .301 .388 .252 5.5
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
5 Los Angeles Dodgers Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 13
20 13 152 120 .261 .324 .405 .269 -0.9
1 San Francisco Giants Hitters: Aug 5
Pitchers: Jul 28
19 16 151 133 .257 .317 .393 .262 -1.8
3 San Diego Padres Hitters: Aug 18
Pitchers: Jul 28
17 19 139 146 .238 .303 .377 .253 2.3
1 Colorado Rockies Hitters: Aug 18
Pitchers: Aug 18
16 19 154 172 .261 .309 .413 .252 -7.0
1 Arizona D-backs Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Jul 8
15 19 129 149 .247 .297 .384 .248 2.3

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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