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2015 Standings

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National League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 09-03)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 86 47 .647 - 4.08 3.02 1.06 9.0 4
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 79 53 .598 6.5 4.22 3.68 0.54 5.3 8
3 Chicago Cubs 75 57 .568 10.5 4.11 3.95 0.16 2.6 11
4 Milwaukee Brewers 58 75 .436 28.0 4.08 4.53 -0.45 0.5 27
5 Cincinnati Reds 55 77 .417 30.5 4.01 4.46 -0.45 -6.9 25



2015 Rankings

75 Wins is tied for 5th in MLB, tied for 3rd in league, 3rd in division
57 Losses is tied for 6th in MLB, 3rd in league, 3rd in division
.568 Win Pct is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 3rd in division
4.11 RS/G is 18th in MLB, 8th in league, 2nd in division
3.95 RA/G is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
0.16 Diff/G is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division
2.6 Pyth O/U is 11th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 09-04)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 18 12 .600 154 119 .255 .328 .422
St. Louis Cardinals 16 13 .552 131 118 .259 .329 .416
Pittsburgh Pirates 16 14 .533 133 127 .261 .326 .414
Milwaukee Brewers 13 16 .448 115 130 .259 .308 .402
Cincinnati Reds 13 17 .433 119 137 .250 .313 .393

Bottom offensive performers by AVG

Edwin Jackson
Edwin Jackson

.000 AVG
Jason Motte
Jason Motte

.000 AVG
Tommy Hunter
Tommy Hunter

.000 AVG

Top pitching performers by VORP

Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

34.2 VORP
Jon Lester
Jon Lester

25.0 VORP
Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

24.2 VORP

Hitters by AVG ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Ascending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Edwin Jackson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Jason Motte 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Tommy Hunter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Trevor Cahill 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Yoervis Medina 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Hector Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Gonzalez Germen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
10Brian Schlitter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
11Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
12Rafael Soriano 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Phil Coke 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
14Fernando Rodney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
15Tsuyoshi Wada 9 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 .000 .111 .000 .068 2.0 -0.1
16Justin Grimm 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.007 5.9 -0.1
17James Russell 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 0.3 0.0
18Dan Haren 10 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .000 .222 .000 .159 -3.1 0.0
19Javier Baez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 -1.1 -0.1
20Jon Lester 53 0 0 0 0 0 1 23 0 0 .021 .042 .021 .047 25.0 -0.7
21Kyle Hendricks 52 2 1 0 0 1 1 20 0 0 .061 .080 .082 .058 13.2 -0.1
22Arismendy Alcantara 32 5 0 0 0 1 5 11 1 0 .077 .226 .077 .162 -1.3 -0.1
23Clayton Richard 12 0 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .091 .167 .182 .125 1.8 0.1
24Travis Wood 29 0 0 0 0 2 2 15 0 0 .111 .172 .111 .124 7.8 0.0
25Mike Olt 16 1 0 0 1 1 0 6 0 0 .133 .188 .333 .165 -1.0 -0.1
26Jake Arrieta 63 4 1 1 1 1 0 35 0 0 .150 .150 .250 .143 34.2 0.9
27Welington Castillo 47 5 2 0 2 5 3 12 0 0 .163 .234 .349 .233 0.5 0.0
28Jason Hammel 61 4 1 0 0 3 1 17 0 0 .179 .190 .196 .152 24.2 0.4
29Tommy La Stella 30 2 1 0 1 2 2 6 2 0 .179 .233 .321 .217 -0.7 0.0
30David Ross 139 4 7 0 1 7 17 49 1 0 .190 .290 .273 .219 0.6 0.0
31Taylor Teagarden 15 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .126 -1.4 -0.2
32Matt Szczur 75 5 5 0 1 8 5 15 2 0 .221 .270 .338 .225 -0.5 -0.1
33Junior Lake 62 2 4 0 1 5 4 20 4 0 .224 .274 .345 .227 -1.8 -0.2
34Jonathan Herrera 128 13 5 1 1 13 2 20 3 0 .230 .242 .311 .199 -5.2 -0.7
35Miguel Montero 328 27 10 0 14 44 41 83 0 0 .235 .338 .420 .274 16.0 1.7
36Addison Russell 423 47 24 1 10 38 30 121 2 3 .240 .299 .385 .246 6.8 1.1
37Mike Baxter 66 6 1 0 0 2 7 14 0 0 .246 .348 .263 .221 -0.4 0.0
38Starlin Castro 488 38 16 1 6 48 18 78 4 5 .246 .277 .323 .218 -2.7 0.3
39Chris Coghlan 423 50 21 3 15 35 47 76 11 2 .247 .334 .440 .278 19.4 1.9
40Dexter Fowler 569 87 25 7 15 37 69 123 17 7 .255 .351 .427 .289 30.2 3.5
41Chris Denorfia 203 15 9 0 2 15 13 50 0 1 .258 .308 .339 .234 0.7 0.2
42Jorge Soler 378 35 18 1 7 42 29 111 3 1 .265 .325 .385 .260 5.6 -0.3
43Kris Bryant 529 74 22 5 22 84 65 161 12 4 .269 .369 .487 .316 47.3 4.8
44Kyle Schwarber 189 41 5 1 13 38 23 55 3 2 .270 .365 .552 .332 21.5 2.1
45Anthony Rizzo 572 74 30 3 27 79 63 87 15 5 .282 .390 .527 .335 44.8 4.6
46Dallas Beeler 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .350 0.2 -0.1
47Austin Jackson 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .292 -0.2 0.0
48Donn Roach 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .763 1.0 0.1

Pitchers by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Descending
VORP

PWARP
1Jake Arrieta 17 6 0 27 27 183.0 6.30 2.16 9.34 0.44 2.11 2.5227 3.28 34.2 3.4
2Jon Lester 8 10 0 26 26 163.0 8.67 2.21 9.17 0.77 3.59 3.08296 3.39 25.0 3.1
3Jason Hammel 7 6 0 26 26 147.0 8.08 1.96 9.06 1.22 3.55 3.66678 3.68 24.2 2.3
4Kyle Hendricks 6 6 0 26 26 147.3 8.92 2.26 7.82 0.86 4.15 3.55024 4.05 13.2 1.6
5Hector Rondon 5 3 25 61 0 60.0 6.90 2.10 8.85 0.45 1.50 2.63991 3.02 9.9 1.1
6Travis Wood 5 4 1 43 7 85.0 8.47 3.71 10.16 1.16 4.45 3.8507 4.10 7.8 0.8
7Jason Motte 8 1 6 57 0 48.3 8.94 2.05 6.33 0.74 3.91 3.63244 3.13 7.4 0.8
8Pedro Strop 2 6 2 63 0 57.7 4.84 4.06 10.30 0.62 2.81 3.32999 3.45 6.2 0.7
9Justin Grimm 2 4 3 49 0 39.7 5.90 3.40 12.48 0.91 2.04 2.82885 3.19 5.9 0.6
10Edwin Jackson 2 1 0 23 0 31.0 8.71 3.48 6.68 0.00 3.19 2.93077 3.42 4.8 0.5
11Tsuyoshi Wada 1 1 0 7 7 31.3 8.33 3.16 8.90 1.44 3.73 4.40126 4.41 2.0 0.3
12Zac Rosscup 2 1 0 27 0 23.7 8.37 4.18 9.51 1.52 4.18 4.63545 3.93 1.8 0.2
13Clayton Richard 3 0 0 14 3 31.3 10.34 1.72 4.88 0.86 4.02 3.98637 4.43 1.8 0.2
14Gonzalez Germen 0 0 0 6 0 6.0 12.00 7.50 12.00 0.00 7.50 2.98991 2.84 1.3 0.1
15Donn Roach 0 1 0 1 1 3.3 21.60 2.70 2.70 0.00 10.80 3.45658 4.18 1.0 0.0
16Chris Denorfia 0 0 0 1 0 0.3 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.15658 3.48 0.7 0.0
17David Ross 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.15658 3.48 0.6 0.0
18Phil Coke 0 0 0 16 0 10.0 12.60 2.70 8.10 0.90 6.30 3.55658 3.80 0.4 0.0
19Neil Ramirez 1 0 0 13 0 8.7 10.38 5.19 9.35 1.04 3.12 4.31042 4.16 0.4 0.0
20James Russell 0 2 1 49 0 34.0 11.12 2.38 5.29 0.79 5.29 3.92129 4.30 0.3 0.1
21Dallas Beeler 0 1 0 3 3 8.3 15.12 7.56 7.56 0.00 9.72 3.99658 4.58 0.2 0.1
22Tommy Hunter 1 0 1 14 0 11.3 10.32 2.38 8.74 1.59 4.76 4.30364 4.59 0.1 0.0
23Trevor Cahill 0 0 0 1 0 1.7 0.00 5.40 0.00 0.00 0.00 4.95654 4.77 0.0 0.0
24Yoervis Medina 0 0 0 5 0 9.0 12.00 4.00 7.00 1.00 7.00 4.3788 4.96 -0.3 0.0
25Fernando Rodney 1 0 0 3 0 3.0 3.00 0.00 9.00 3.00 3.00 6.48991 7.23 -0.7 -0.1
26Brian Schlitter 1 2 0 10 0 7.3 14.73 2.45 4.91 2.45 7.36 6.42932 7.33 -1.9 -0.2
27Rafael Soriano 2 0 0 6 0 5.7 12.71 1.59 6.35 3.18 6.35 6.86244 9.31 -2.7 -0.3
28Dan Haren 1 2 0 6 6 30.7 10.27 2.05 7.04 2.64 5.87 6.09136 5.88 -3.1 -0.4

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