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Last Team Totals Update: 08-29    Dates reflect only changes to playing time, not PECOTA changes.

      

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American League, ranked by projected (remainder of season) 2016 record

East Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
2 Boston Red Sox Hitters: Aug 25
Pitchers: Aug 16
17 15 148 135 .270 .336 .431 .270 4.6
4 Toronto Blue Jays Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 22
17 15 150 141 .256 .329 .434 .274 5.1
2 Tampa Bay Rays Hitters: Aug 24
Pitchers: Aug 11
17 16 144 137 .251 .315 .411 .265 12.1
0 New York Yankees Hitters: Aug 23
Pitchers: Aug 17
16 17 145 150 .253 .318 .408 .260 4.4
1 Baltimore Orioles Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 24
15 17 145 151 .256 .312 .443 .266 -1.9
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
2 Cleveland Indians Hitters: Aug 13
Pitchers: Aug 11
19 14 151 128 .257 .325 .406 .262 11.3
1 Chicago White Sox Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 1
17 16 142 140 .261 .316 .402 .262 0.4
0 Detroit Tigers Hitters: Aug 22
Pitchers: Aug 16
16 16 139 138 .264 .324 .414 .266 -6.7
0 Kansas City Royals Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 11
15 17 130 143 .258 .307 .383 .252 5.9
5 Minnesota Twins Hitters: Aug 25
Pitchers: Aug 16
15 17 134 144 .253 .315 .405 .258 -2.1
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
8 Houston Astros Hitters: Aug 24
Pitchers: Aug 11
18 14 152 133 .256 .322 .432 .272 1.9
0 Texas Rangers Hitters: Aug 22
Pitchers: Aug 11
16 15 139 137 .262 .319 .417 .264 1.0
1 Seattle Mariners Hitters: Aug 16
Pitchers: Aug 25
16 16 136 135 .255 .314 .402 .266 6.4
4 Los Angeles Angels Hitters: Aug 22
Pitchers: Aug 24
15 17 133 145 .254 .314 .400 .263 2.7
1 Oakland Athletics Hitters: Aug 17
Pitchers: Aug 25
15 17 133 145 .248 .307 .399 .262 -4.1

National League, ranked by projected (remainder of season) 2016 record

East Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
3 Washington Nationals Hitters: Aug 23
Pitchers: Aug 25
18 14 140 121 .253 .316 .403 .262 -0.8
9 New York Mets Hitters: Aug 22
Pitchers: Aug 25
17 15 132 121 .241 .301 .395 .260 6.8
0 Miami Marlins Hitters: Aug 25
Pitchers: Aug 22
15 17 119 132 .253 .303 .368 .249 -3.1
2 Atlanta Braves Hitters: Aug 25
Pitchers: Aug 22
14 17 123 139 .248 .308 .377 .254 -1.0
1 Philadelphia Phillies Hitters: Aug 28
Pitchers: Aug 11
13 19 120 144 .240 .289 .383 .243 -6.2
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
5 Chicago Cubs Hitters: Aug 12
Pitchers: Aug 22
19 14 152 127 .247 .324 .413 .268 5.8
0 St. Louis Cardinals Hitters: Aug 17
Pitchers: Aug 17
17 16 138 133 .254 .314 .411 .261 1.7
0 Pittsburgh Pirates Hitters: Aug 23
Pitchers: Aug 11
16 18 141 147 .258 .323 .396 .261 7.2
2 Milwaukee Brewers Hitters: Aug 16
Pitchers: Aug 23
15 17 134 149 .241 .306 .395 .250 0.7
1 Cincinnati Reds Hitters: Aug 5
Pitchers: Aug 5
15 18 135 152 .246 .305 .386 .250 -1.1
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
1 Los Angeles Dodgers Hitters: Aug 9
Pitchers: Aug 24
18 14 142 121 .254 .322 .417 .270 6.0
0 San Francisco Giants Hitters: Aug 11
Pitchers: Aug 11
17 15 129 123 .256 .314 .387 .260 6.7
1 Colorado Rockies Hitters: Aug 13
Pitchers: Aug 22
15 17 134 146 .262 .316 .418 .248 2.4
2 Arizona D-backs Hitters: Aug 22
Pitchers: Aug 16
14 17 127 137 .255 .309 .406 .254 -0.3
3 San Diego Padres Hitters: Aug 22
Pitchers: Aug 16
14 18 126 144 .242 .300 .385 .249 2.7

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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