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Last Team Totals Update: 08-03    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
3 Toronto Blue Jays Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Jul 31
31 25 283 249 .260 .332 .433 .280 5.8
14 Boston Red Sox Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Aug 2
29 27 267 253 .263 .331 .409 .276 -2.2
11 Tampa Bay Rays Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Jul 31
29 27 235 228 .248 .319 .387 .268 8.2
7 New York Yankees Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
30 28 257 249 .249 .319 .407 .271 1.6
3 Baltimore Orioles Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Aug 2
27 31 238 257 .250 .303 .407 .265 8.1
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
4 Cleveland Indians Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Aug 2
28 30 244 256 .255 .318 .394 .265 0.4
5 Kansas City Royals Hitters: Jul 28
Pitchers: Jul 28
28 30 239 248 .264 .312 .395 .261 16.2
2 Chicago White Sox Hitters: Jul 24
Pitchers: Jul 13
28 31 253 267 .259 .316 .399 .264 -2.4
3 Detroit Tigers Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Jul 31
26 31 252 278 .262 .320 .404 .263 -4.2
0 Minnesota Twins Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
26 32 256 289 .256 .318 .406 .262 0.2
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
0 Houston Astros Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
30 26 248 232 .251 .314 .419 .273 2.0
2 Los Angeles Angels Hitters: Jul 28
Pitchers: Aug 2
31 27 256 234 .257 .321 .404 .276 -2.8
9 Seattle Mariners Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Aug 2
29 27 230 219 .249 .307 .406 .274 4.0
2 Texas Rangers Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Aug 2
29 29 259 257 .257 .321 .406 .272 0.9
5 Oakland Athletics Hitters: Jul 28
Pitchers: Aug 2
28 28 230 232 .248 .315 .385 .267 15.6

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: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 28
34 25 260 221 .254 .319 .392 .267 0.7
12 New York Mets Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Jul 28
30 27 228 211 .241 .302 .388 .263 3.2
0 Miami Marlins Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Aug 2
27 30 217 230 .251 .303 .370 .255 -4.3
2 Atlanta Braves Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
24 33 210 251 .249 .301 .366 .253 7.5
0 Philadelphia Phillies Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
22 34 205 257 .242 .294 .375 .252 -5.3
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
26 Chicago Cubs Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Aug 2
33 25 262 226 .248 .318 .407 .271 3.8
1 St. Louis Cardinals Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
31 26 254 227 .251 .319 .398 .265 7.5
7 Pittsburgh Pirates Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Aug 2
30 28 253 242 .252 .316 .396 .266 -3.5
5 Milwaukee Brewers Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
25 31 219 244 .250 .299 .385 .255 6.1
4 Cincinnati Reds Hitters: Jul 2
Pitchers: Jul 31
26 33 233 268 .242 .304 .380 .257 4.9
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
0 Los Angeles Dodgers Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
35 22 260 197 .252 .318 .409 .275 -6.8
4 San Francisco Giants Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
32 26 248 221 .259 .318 .384 .266 1.9
1 San Diego Padres Hitters: Jul 23
Pitchers: Aug 2
29 28 213 211 .236 .295 .378 .258 -0.7
6 Arizona D-backs Hitters: Jul 23
Pitchers: Jul 31
28 31 244 263 .251 .302 .402 .257 8.8
2 Colorado Rockies Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 28
26 33 282 319 .270 .317 .432 .258 -3.3

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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