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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 08-30)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 84 46 .646 - 4.03 2.98 1.05 8.6 4
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 79 50 .612 4.5 4.23 3.60 0.63 5.7 7
3 Chicago Cubs 74 55 .574 9.5 4.09 3.86 0.23 2.7 9
4 Milwaukee Brewers 55 75 .423 29.0 4.01 4.55 -0.54 0.0 27
5 Cincinnati Reds 53 76 .411 30.5 3.91 4.45 -0.54 -7.1 25



2015 Rankings

74 Wins is tied for 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 3rd in division
55 Losses is 6th in MLB, 3rd in league, 3rd in division
.574 Win Pct is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 3rd in division
4.09 RS/G is tied for 17th in MLB, tied for 6th in league, 2nd in division
3.86 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
0.23 Diff/G is 12th in MLB, 7th in league, 3rd in division
2.7 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: 08-31)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 19 14 .576 157 130 .254 .328 .424
St. Louis Cardinals 18 14 .562 145 129 .259 .329 .416
Pittsburgh Pirates 17 16 .515 147 139 .261 .326 .414
Milwaukee Brewers 14 18 .438 127 143 .258 .307 .401
Cincinnati Reds 14 19 .424 131 152 .249 .313 .392

Bottom offensive performers by BWARP

Jonathan Herrera
Jonathan Herrera

-0.7 BWARP
Jon Lester
Jon Lester

-0.7 BWARP
Junior Lake
Junior Lake

-0.2 BWARP

Bottom pitching performers by SV

Rafael Soriano
Rafael Soriano

0 SV
Yoervis Medina
Yoervis Medina

0 SV
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

0 SV

Hitters by BWARP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP
Sorted Ascending
BWARP
1Jonathan Herrera 127 13 5 1 1 13 2 20 3 0 .231 .244 .314 .201 -4.8 -0.7
2Jon Lester 53 0 0 0 0 0 1 23 0 0 .021 .042 .021 .046 23.9 -0.7
3Junior Lake 62 2 4 0 1 5 4 20 4 0 .224 .274 .345 .228 -1.7 -0.2
4Taylor Teagarden 15 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .126 -1.4 -0.2
5Arismendy Alcantara 32 5 0 0 0 1 5 11 1 0 .077 .226 .077 .162 -1.2 -0.1
6Kyle Hendricks 51 2 1 0 0 1 1 20 0 0 .062 .082 .083 .058 11.7 -0.1
7Jorge Soler 378 35 18 1 7 42 29 111 3 1 .265 .325 .385 .261 6.3 -0.1
8Tsuyoshi Wada 9 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 .000 .111 .000 .066 1.8 -0.1
9Mike Olt 16 1 0 0 1 1 0 6 0 0 .133 .188 .333 .165 -1.0 -0.1
10Justin Grimm 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 7.3 -0.1
11Matt Szczur 74 5 5 0 1 8 5 15 2 0 .224 .274 .343 .229 -0.2 -0.1
12Dallas Beeler 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .355 0.1 -0.1
13James Russell 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .005 0.0 0.0
14Mike Baxter 66 6 1 0 0 2 7 14 0 0 .246 .348 .263 .221 -0.4 0.0
15Yoervis Medina 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Hector Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
17Tommy Hunter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
18Gonzalez Germen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
19Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
20Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Rafael Soriano 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
22Fernando Rodney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
23Brian Schlitter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Edwin Jackson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Phil Coke 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Jason Motte 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
28Dan Haren 9 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .178 -3.4 0.0
29Travis Wood 29 0 0 0 0 2 2 15 0 0 .111 .172 .111 .124 7.8 0.0
30Welington Castillo 47 5 2 0 2 5 3 12 0 0 .163 .234 .349 .234 0.6 0.1
31David Ross 139 4 7 0 1 7 17 49 1 0 .190 .290 .273 .219 0.6 0.1
32Donn Roach 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .776 1.0 0.1
33Clayton Richard 12 0 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .091 .167 .182 .124 1.7 0.1
34Tommy La Stella 20 1 1 0 0 1 2 5 2 0 .222 .300 .278 .239 0.5 0.1
35Chris Denorfia 201 14 9 0 2 15 11 50 0 1 .258 .302 .339 .232 0.4 0.2
36Starlin Castro 483 37 15 1 6 48 18 76 4 5 .246 .277 .322 .219 -2.2 0.3
37Jason Hammel 59 4 1 0 0 3 1 17 0 0 .182 .193 .200 .152 17.6 0.4
38Jake Arrieta 63 4 1 1 1 1 0 35 0 0 .150 .150 .250 .144 33.4 0.9
39Addison Russell 413 45 23 1 9 35 29 115 2 3 .241 .299 .378 .246 7.2 1.2
40Miguel Montero 320 27 9 0 14 43 40 80 0 0 .234 .338 .420 .276 16.2 1.7
41Kyle Schwarber 181 37 5 1 12 35 22 52 3 2 .263 .359 .538 .328 18.5 1.8
42Chris Coghlan 411 49 19 3 15 35 45 72 11 2 .248 .334 .441 .280 19.7 2.1
43Dexter Fowler 555 84 24 7 14 36 68 119 17 7 .256 .353 .423 .291 30.3 3.6
44Kris Bryant 517 73 22 5 21 79 64 160 12 3 .262 .364 .478 .316 45.7 4.6
45Anthony Rizzo 560 73 30 3 26 78 62 82 15 5 .284 .391 .528 .338 44.5 4.6

Pitchers by SV ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Ascending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Rafael Soriano 2 0 0 6 0 5.7 12.71 1.59 6.35 3.18 6.35 6.84415 9.31 -2.8 -0.3
2Yoervis Medina 0 0 0 5 0 9.0 12.00 4.00 7.00 1.00 7.00 4.36051 4.92 -0.4 0.0
3Jake Arrieta 17 6 0 27 27 183.0 6.30 2.16 9.34 0.44 2.11 2.50441 3.25 33.4 3.3
4Brian Schlitter 1 2 0 10 0 7.3 14.73 2.45 4.91 2.45 7.36 6.41103 7.28 -1.9 -0.2
5Neil Ramirez 1 0 0 13 0 8.7 10.38 5.19 9.35 1.04 3.12 4.29213 4.12 0.3 0.0
6Gonzalez Germen 0 0 0 6 0 6.0 12.00 7.50 12.00 0.00 7.50 2.97162 2.80 1.3 0.1
7Zac Rosscup 2 1 0 27 0 23.7 8.37 4.18 9.51 1.52 4.18 4.61716 3.90 1.7 0.2
8Dallas Beeler 0 1 0 3 3 8.3 15.12 7.56 7.56 0.00 9.72 3.97829 4.55 0.1 0.1
9Donn Roach 0 1 0 1 1 3.3 21.60 2.70 2.70 0.00 10.80 3.43829 4.13 1.0 0.0
10Kyle Hendricks 6 6 0 25 25 142.3 8.92 2.15 7.84 0.89 4.11 3.51768 4.04 11.7 1.4
11Tsuyoshi Wada 1 1 0 7 7 31.3 8.33 3.16 8.90 1.44 3.73 4.38297 4.39 1.8 0.3
12Fernando Rodney 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.13829 8.25 -0.3 0.0
13David Ross 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.13829 3.44 0.6 0.0
14Dan Haren 1 2 0 5 5 25.7 10.87 2.10 7.01 2.81 6.31 6.33309 6.11 -3.4 -0.4
15Chris Denorfia 0 0 0 1 0 0.3 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.13829 3.46 0.4 0.0
16Jason Hammel 7 6 0 25 25 142.0 7.92 2.03 9.13 1.20 3.42 3.63124 3.95 17.6 1.6
17Edwin Jackson 2 1 0 23 0 31.0 8.71 3.48 6.68 0.00 3.19 2.91248 3.37 4.7 0.5
18Jon Lester 8 10 0 26 26 163.0 8.67 2.21 9.17 0.77 3.59 3.06467 3.38 23.9 3.0
19Phil Coke 0 0 0 16 0 10.0 12.60 2.70 8.10 0.90 6.30 3.53829 3.79 0.3 0.0
20Clayton Richard 3 0 0 11 3 30.3 10.09 1.78 5.04 0.89 3.86 3.99543 4.37 1.7 0.1
21Tommy Hunter 1 0 1 13 0 10.3 10.45 2.61 8.71 1.74 5.23 4.5899 4.89 -0.4 0.0
22James Russell 0 2 1 48 0 33.7 10.69 2.41 5.35 0.80 5.35 3.91056 4.27 0.0 0.0
23Travis Wood 5 4 1 41 7 84.0 8.57 3.43 10.07 1.18 4.50 3.78114 4.02 7.8 0.8
24Pedro Strop 2 6 2 61 0 56.0 4.66 4.18 10.29 0.64 2.89 3.38829 3.52 5.2 0.6
25Justin Grimm 2 3 3 47 0 38.3 5.40 3.29 12.44 0.47 1.17 2.14698 2.56 7.3 0.8
26Jason Motte 8 1 6 57 0 48.3 8.94 2.05 6.33 0.74 3.91 3.61415 3.09 7.2 0.8
27Hector Rondon 5 2 24 59 0 58.0 6.67 2.17 8.84 0.31 1.55 2.44863 2.60 11.2 1.2

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