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Last Team Totals Update: 05-26    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: May 26
Pitchers: May 11
64 53 590 533 .265 .338 .414 .279 -0.4
11 Tampa Bay Rays Hitters: May 26
Pitchers: May 15
59 57 490 481 .249 .319 .385 .266 19.8
3 Toronto Blue Jays Hitters: May 22
Pitchers: May 19
58 57 564 563 .257 .328 .422 .274 -14.0
7 New York Yankees Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: May 26
58 59 512 513 .246 .317 .401 .267 -1.8
3 Baltimore Orioles Hitters: May 11
Pitchers: Apr 14
58 62 507 526 .253 .307 .405 .266 3.7
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
3 Detroit Tigers Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: Apr 24
59 57 532 525 .264 .322 .409 .265 -14.3
4 Cleveland Indians Hitters: May 22
Pitchers: May 19
60 58 522 509 .255 .320 .402 .268 -6.0
2 Chicago White Sox Hitters: May 15
Pitchers: May 11
59 61 525 535 .261 .318 .400 .264 -12.0
5 Kansas City Royals Hitters: Apr 14
Pitchers: May 26
53 65 476 530 .264 .310 .388 .257 22.8
0 Minnesota Twins Hitters: May 11
Pitchers: May 5
52 66 517 593 .259 .318 .399 .259 -11.9
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
2 Los Angeles Angels Hitters: May 26
Pitchers: Mar 18
65 52 527 464 .256 .324 .403 .276 -9.9
9 Seattle Mariners Hitters: May 26
Pitchers: May 26
63 55 490 454 .250 .312 .397 .274 -0.8
5 Oakland Athletics Hitters: May 21
Pitchers: May 21
58 57 476 469 .248 .318 .379 .266 22.5
2 Texas Rangers Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: May 26
58 59 524 531 .260 .322 .400 .270 3.9
0 Houston Astros Hitters: Apr 29
Pitchers: May 19
55 61 493 520 .244 .310 .404 .267 -13.9

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: May 20
Pitchers: May 5
67 50 495 424 .252 .316 .384 .263 6.5
11 New York Mets Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: May 11
59 57 462 450 .243 .305 .384 .263 4.1
0 Miami Marlins Hitters: Apr 27
Pitchers: May 26
58 58 451 454 .252 .304 .378 .258 -9.8
2 Atlanta Braves Hitters: May 19
Pitchers: May 20
51 67 423 491 .245 .299 .359 .251 -2.2
0 Philadelphia Phillies Hitters: May 15
Pitchers: May 15
47 68 404 492 .242 .293 .364 .248 -2.8
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
25 Chicago Cubs Hitters: May 19
Pitchers: May 26
63 55 508 469 .245 .313 .398 .266 1.2
1 St. Louis Cardinals Hitters: May 15
Pitchers: May 8
62 55 518 483 .254 .320 .397 .265 12.9
6 Pittsburgh Pirates Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: May 26
61 57 510 493 .254 .316 .394 .266 -0.4
5 Milwaukee Brewers Hitters: May 15
Pitchers: May 26
57 59 476 482 .254 .305 .396 .260 -0.0
4 Cincinnati Reds Hitters: May 8
Pitchers: May 13
55 63 465 506 .242 .304 .381 .257 11.3
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
0 Los Angeles Dodgers Hitters: Apr 29
Pitchers: May 21
69 49 516 431 .252 .315 .400 .269 0.4
1 San Diego Padres Hitters: May 13
Pitchers: Apr 6
61 55 439 413 .239 .298 .383 .260 -1.3
4 San Francisco Giants Hitters: May 26
Pitchers: Apr 20
61 55 463 434 .255 .311 .371 .259 -10.2
3 Arizona D-backs Hitters: May 8
Pitchers: Apr 6
54 64 465 514 .249 .297 .397 .252 7.8
2 Colorado Rockies Hitters: May 22
Pitchers: May 5
54 65 568 628 .269 .318 .432 .257 -5.6

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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