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2016 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 08-29)
1 Chicago Cubs 83 47 .638 - 5.10 3.42 1.68 -9.7 1
2 St. Louis Cardinals 69 61 .531 14.0 4.98 4.36 0.62 -8.5 7
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 67 62 .519 15.5 4.56 4.47 0.09 6.2 19
4 Milwaukee Brewers 56 75 .427 27.5 4.11 4.76 -0.65 1.1 24
5 Cincinnati Reds 55 75 .423 28.0 4.50 5.41 -0.91 8.2 29


Top 10 prospects
2016 series

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Top prospect: Gleyber Torres
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2016 Rankings

83 Wins is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
47 Losses is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.638 Win Pct is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.10 RS/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.42 RA/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
1.68 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-9.7 Pyth O/U is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-30)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 18 14 .562 143 124 .247 .324 .413
St. Louis Cardinals 17 15 .531 134 129 .254 .314 .411
Milwaukee Brewers 14 17 .452 128 144 .242 .306 .396
Pittsburgh Pirates 16 17 .485 137 142 .258 .323 .396
Cincinnati Reds 14 18 .438 130 147 .246 .305 .386

Top offensive performers by B2

Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

37 B2
Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

31 B2
Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

27 B2

Top pitching performers by GS

Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

26 GS
Jon Lester
Jon Lester

26 GS
Jason Hammel
Jason Hammel

25 GS

Hitters by B2 descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R
Sorted Descending
2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Anthony Rizzo 556 77 37 4 25 91 64 87 3 4 .295 .392 .547 .338 45.4 5.5
2Kris Bryant 575 109 31 1 35 89 65 126 8 5 .306 .402 .587 .366 79.1 8.5
3Ben Zobrist 528 79 27 2 14 66 75 69 4 4 .278 .384 .443 .300 37.1 3.4
4Jason Heyward 487 49 22 1 6 36 42 80 8 4 .233 .307 .329 .238 -2.1 -0.2
5Dexter Fowler 434 68 22 4 10 39 59 96 8 4 .277 .389 .443 .309 33.9 2.6
6Addison Russell 498 53 18 3 19 84 47 117 4 1 .243 .325 .428 .280 28.6 3.2
7Javier Baez 362 38 16 1 13 47 13 89 11 3 .275 .312 .442 .278 14.7 1.7
8Tommy La Stella 122 14 9 1 2 8 14 22 0 0 .295 .388 .457 .302 7.6 0.6
9Willson Contreras 224 27 9 1 9 28 21 51 2 1 .270 .348 .460 .285 12.9 1.3
10Jorge Soler 215 31 8 0 10 27 22 50 0 0 .246 .330 .449 .297 11.9 0.9
11Matt Szczur 166 28 8 1 5 22 10 30 2 3 .279 .327 .442 .284 9.0 1.0
12Albert Almora 86 8 7 0 2 9 3 15 0 0 .265 .291 .422 .263 4.2 0.4
13Miguel Montero 229 25 5 1 5 25 34 48 1 0 .199 .323 .314 .247 5.1 1.5
14David Ross 174 20 5 0 8 27 27 44 0 1 .230 .347 .439 .294 14.3 2.1
15Chris Coghlan 69 14 4 1 0 5 12 19 0 0 .222 .377 .333 .271 1.5 0.3
16Jason Hammel 59 6 3 0 0 7 1 23 0 0 .250 .263 .304 .223 11.7 0.7
17John Lackey 61 1 2 0 0 2 2 27 0 0 .107 .138 .143 .116 16.1 -0.2
18Jon Lester 61 2 2 0 0 4 5 16 0 0 .064 .154 .106 .111 24.4 -0.2
19Tim Federowicz 27 3 2 0 0 2 1 9 0 0 .192 .222 .269 .212 -0.6 -0.2
20Jake Arrieta 61 6 2 1 2 6 4 26 0 0 .268 .317 .446 .282 29.0 1.6
21Carl Edwards Jr 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 5.6 0.0
22Joel Peralta 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -2.0 0.0
23Kyle Hendricks 52 1 0 0 0 2 1 24 0 0 .116 .156 .116 .126 29.3 0.3
24Munenori Kawasaki 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 .333 .231 0.0 0.0
25Jeimer Candelario 14 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 .091 .286 .091 .176 -0.5 -0.1
26Spencer Patton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -0.9 -0.1
27Rob Zastryzny 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 2.8 0.0
28Joe Nathan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Trevor Cahill 11 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .125 .222 .125 .169 5.1 0.1
31Justin Grimm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Felix Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Ryan Kalish 10 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .286 .444 .286 .303 1.1 0.1
34Joe Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Travis Wood 10 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .222 .300 .222 .187 0.6 0.1
36Aroldis Chapman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Clayton Richard 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 0.8 0.0
38Pedro Strop 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 5.3 0.0
39Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Mike Montgomery 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .129 2.2 0.0
41Brian Matusz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Adam Warren 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .073 -5.7 0.0
43Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .058 6.4 0.0
44Kyle Schwarber 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .097 -0.7 -0.1

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jake Arrieta 16 5 0 26 26 168.0 5.95 3.48 8.62 0.70 2.84 3.50 3.67 31.7 3.4
2Jon Lester 14 4 0 26 26 160.0 7.09 2.53 9.00 1.07 2.70 3.64 3.56 32.2 3.4
3Jason Hammel 13 7 0 25 25 140.0 7.46 2.83 7.46 1.22 3.21 4.36 4.77 9.2 1.0
4Kyle Hendricks 12 7 0 25 24 152.0 6.75 2.25 7.99 0.77 2.19 3.41 3.64 29.1 3.1
5John Lackey 9 7 0 24 24 158.3 6.93 2.44 8.87 1.08 3.41 3.76 3.68 29.7 3.2
6Mike Montgomery 1 1 0 9 2 18.0 9.00 5.50 11.00 1.00 3.50 4.51 3.39 3.4 0.4
7Brian Matusz 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 18.00 6.00 6.00 9.00 18.00 17.85 10.40 -1.8 -0.2
8Adam Warren 3 2 0 29 1 35.0 7.97 4.89 6.94 1.80 5.91 5.87 5.83 -3.2 -0.3
9Trevor Cahill 3 4 0 39 1 54.7 6.91 4.77 9.55 0.82 2.63 4.11 3.76 7.6 0.8
10Justin Grimm 1 0 0 56 0 44.7 7.46 3.22 10.88 1.01 3.83 3.36 3.45 7.6 0.8
11Felix Pena 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 11.57 3.86 19.29 0.00 11.57 0.18 3.28 0.4 0.0
12Spencer Patton 1 1 0 12 0 17.3 8.83 5.71 8.31 1.04 4.67 4.74 5.30 -0.6 -0.1
13Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 7.71 3.86 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.75 4.22 0.2 0.0
14Carl Edwards Jr 0 1 0 24 0 24.7 3.28 3.65 12.77 0.36 3.28 2.09 2.58 6.6 0.7
15Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 9.39 11.74 1.17 4.70 5.40 5.71 -0.6 -0.1
16Aroldis Chapman 0 1 10 17 0 14.7 4.91 2.45 15.34 0.00 1.23 0.59 2.26 4.4 0.5
17Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.3 27.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.75 5.43 4.75 0.0 0.0
18Joel Peralta 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 13.50 2.25 11.25 4.50 9.00 8.68 3.59 0.6 0.1
19Pedro Strop 2 2 0 50 0 43.7 5.36 2.68 11.54 0.82 2.89 2.91 2.58 11.6 1.2
20Clayton Richard 0 1 1 25 0 14.0 14.79 4.50 4.50 0.00 6.43 4.11 5.10 0.1 0.0
21Travis Wood 4 0 0 65 0 53.3 7.26 3.71 6.92 1.35 3.04 4.89 5.69 -4.2 -0.5
22Joe Smith 0 0 0 6 0 3.7 14.73 9.82 2.45 7.36 7.36 16.55 4.67 0.1 0.0
23Hector Rondon 2 3 18 45 0 43.7 5.98 1.24 10.51 1.24 2.47 3.11 2.85 10.3 1.1
24Joe Nathan 1 0 0 3 0 2.0 9.00 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 2.18 4.39 0.1 0.0
25Rob Zastryzny 1 0 0 4 0 8.3 7.56 3.24 11.88 0.00 1.08 1.62 3.15 1.7 0.2

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