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Last Team Totals Update: 09-01    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 19
Pitchers: Jul 31
18 13 161 138 .262 .334 .439 .282 2.8
7 New York Yankees Hitters: Aug 24
Pitchers: Aug 24
17 15 144 134 .249 .320 .409 .272 0.7
11 Tampa Bay Rays Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Jul 31
16 15 133 128 .250 .320 .392 .269 4.1
14 Boston Red Sox Hitters: Aug 10
Pitchers: Aug 11
15 16 142 145 .260 .324 .401 .270 -1.7
3 Baltimore Orioles Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 2
14 17 129 139 .251 .304 .411 .266 5.2
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
6 Kansas City Royals Hitters: Jul 28
Pitchers: Jul 28
16 16 140 138 .270 .320 .407 .268 8.3
2 Chicago White Sox Hitters: Jul 24
Pitchers: Jul 13
16 17 139 148 .255 .311 .395 .262 -0.9
4 Cleveland Indians Hitters: Aug 10
Pitchers: Aug 2
15 17 135 140 .253 .313 .397 .264 0.6
3 Detroit Tigers Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Jul 31
15 17 145 160 .263 .321 .408 .264 -2.3
0 Minnesota Twins Hitters: Aug 19
Pitchers: Aug 19
15 17 144 158 .256 .319 .411 .263 0.5
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
0 Houston Astros Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Aug 11
16 14 135 127 .251 .314 .420 .273 1.1
2 Texas Rangers Hitters: Aug 24
Pitchers: Aug 2
17 15 149 141 .262 .327 .415 .276 2.4
2 Los Angeles Angels Hitters: Jul 28
Pitchers: Aug 2
16 15 137 129 .257 .320 .405 .275 -1.7
5 Oakland Athletics Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 2
15 15 126 126 .252 .315 .394 .270 3.5
9 Seattle Mariners Hitters: Aug 24
Pitchers: Aug 24
14 16 111 121 .240 .292 .383 .261 2.3

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: Aug 11
19 13 143 120 .255 .321 .395 .268 0.4
12 New York Mets Hitters: Aug 24
Pitchers: Aug 19
17 14 130 116 .246 .306 .400 .268 1.1
0 Miami Marlins Hitters: Aug 19
Pitchers: Aug 19
14 16 117 128 .254 .305 .376 .257 -2.3
0 Philadelphia Phillies Hitters: Aug 20
Pitchers: Jul 31
12 18 107 138 .240 .293 .370 .249 -2.4
2 Atlanta Braves Hitters: Aug 10
Pitchers: Aug 19
12 19 111 141 .244 .297 .359 .250 6.1
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
26 Chicago Cubs Hitters: Aug 13
Pitchers: Aug 2
20 12 164 126 .262 .338 .436 .287 2.3
1 St. Louis Cardinals Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 31
17 14 139 125 .252 .320 .402 .266 4.3
7 Pittsburgh Pirates Hitters: Aug 2
Pitchers: Aug 2
17 16 146 139 .254 .317 .400 .267 -1.8
4 Cincinnati Reds Hitters: Aug 20
Pitchers: Jul 31
14 18 126 147 .243 .305 .379 .257 2.4
5 Milwaukee Brewers Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Jul 31
14 18 126 143 .251 .300 .389 .256 3.4
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
0 Los Angeles Dodgers Hitters: Aug 20
Pitchers: Jul 31
20 12 145 112 .251 .318 .410 .274 -3.3
4 San Francisco Giants Hitters: Aug 20
Pitchers: Jul 31
18 13 139 119 .264 .324 .395 .272 1.0
1 San Diego Padres Hitters: Aug 19
Pitchers: Aug 19
16 15 118 118 .240 .299 .382 .260 -0.5
6 Arizona D-backs Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 11
15 16 131 141 .254 .304 .406 .260 2.4
2 Colorado Rockies Hitters: Jul 31
Pitchers: Jul 28
14 19 154 181 .267 .312 .427 .255 -1.8

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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