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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 08-30)
1 Chicago Cubs 84 47 .641 - 5.08 3.40 1.68 -9.5 1
2 St. Louis Cardinals 70 61 .534 14.0 4.95 4.34 0.61 -8.3 7
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 67 63 .515 16.5 4.52 4.45 0.07 6.0 19
4 Milwaukee Brewers 56 76 .424 28.5 4.08 4.73 -0.65 0.9 24
5 Cincinnati Reds 55 76 .420 29.0 4.48 5.40 -0.92 7.8 29


Top 10 prospects
2016 series

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Top prospect: Gleyber Torres
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2016 Rankings

84 Wins is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
47 Losses is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.641 Win Pct is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.08 RS/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.40 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
-9.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-31)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 18 13 .581 140 120 .247 .324 .413
St. Louis Cardinals 16 15 .516 131 124 .254 .313 .410
Milwaukee Brewers 14 16 .467 126 139 .242 .306 .396
Cincinnati Reds 14 17 .452 126 142 .246 .305 .386
Pittsburgh Pirates 15 17 .469 133 138 .258 .323 .396

Top offensive performers by SB

Javier Baez
Javier Baez

11 SB
Dexter Fowler
Dexter Fowler

8 SB
Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

8 SB

Bottom pitching performers by SV

Joe Smith
Joe Smith

0 SV
Pedro Strop
Pedro Strop

0 SV
Travis Wood
Travis Wood

0 SV

Hitters by SB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO
Sorted Descending
SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Javier Baez 366 39 16 1 13 47 13 90 11 3 .272 .311 .438 .276 14.5 1.7
2Dexter Fowler 434 68 22 4 10 39 59 96 8 4 .277 .389 .443 .309 33.9 2.6
3Kris Bryant 579 109 32 1 35 89 65 127 8 5 .305 .401 .586 .365 79.3 8.5
4Jason Heyward 491 49 22 1 6 36 42 81 8 4 .231 .304 .326 .236 -3.0 -0.3
5Addison Russell 501 54 18 3 19 84 48 118 5 1 .241 .325 .426 .280 29.1 3.3
6Ben Zobrist 529 79 27 2 14 66 75 69 4 4 .278 .383 .442 .300 36.9 3.4
7Anthony Rizzo 560 78 37 4 26 93 64 88 3 4 .294 .391 .551 .338 46.2 5.5
8Matt Szczur 169 28 8 1 5 22 10 30 2 3 .280 .327 .439 .283 9.1 1.0
9Willson Contreras 224 27 9 1 9 28 21 51 2 1 .270 .348 .460 .285 12.9 1.4
10Miguel Montero 232 25 5 1 5 26 34 49 1 0 .201 .323 .314 .247 5.1 1.5
11Munenori Kawasaki 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 .333 .231 0.0 0.0
12Justin Grimm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
13Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .058 6.4 0.0
14Kyle Hendricks 54 1 0 0 0 2 1 24 0 0 .111 .149 .111 .121 30.2 0.2
15Felix Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
16Jeimer Candelario 14 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 .091 .286 .091 .176 -0.5 -0.1
17Kyle Schwarber 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .097 -0.7 -0.1
18Rob Zastryzny 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 2.8 0.0
19Jorge Soler 219 31 8 0 10 27 24 51 0 0 .249 .338 .450 .300 12.9 1.0
20Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
21Carl Edwards Jr 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 5.7 0.0
22Tommy La Stella 122 14 9 1 2 8 14 22 0 0 .295 .388 .457 .302 7.6 0.6
23Albert Almora 86 8 7 0 2 9 3 15 0 0 .265 .291 .422 .263 4.2 0.4
24Spencer Patton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -0.9 -0.1
25Adam Warren 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .073 -5.7 0.0
26Brian Matusz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Mike Montgomery 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .129 2.2 0.0
28John Lackey 61 1 2 0 0 2 2 27 0 0 .107 .138 .143 .116 16.1 -0.2
29Jason Hammel 59 6 3 0 0 7 1 23 0 0 .250 .263 .304 .223 11.7 0.6
30Joel Peralta 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -2.0 0.0
31Jon Lester 61 2 2 0 0 4 5 16 0 0 .064 .154 .106 .111 24.4 -0.2
32Pedro Strop 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 5.3 0.0
33David Ross 174 20 5 0 8 27 27 44 0 1 .230 .347 .439 .294 14.3 2.1
34Clayton Richard 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 0.8 0.0
35Travis Wood 10 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .222 .300 .222 .187 0.6 0.1
36Trevor Cahill 11 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .125 .222 .125 .169 5.1 0.1
37Ryan Kalish 10 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .286 .444 .286 .303 1.1 0.1
38Joe Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Chris Coghlan 69 14 4 1 0 5 12 19 0 0 .222 .377 .333 .271 1.6 0.3
40Jake Arrieta 61 6 2 1 2 6 4 26 0 0 .268 .317 .446 .282 29.0 1.6
41Aroldis Chapman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Tim Federowicz 27 3 2 0 0 2 1 9 0 0 .192 .222 .269 .212 -0.6 -0.2
43Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
44Joe Nathan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by SV ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Ascending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Joe Smith 0 0 0 6 0 3.7 14.73 9.82 2.45 7.36 7.36 16.54 4.64 0.1 0.0
2Pedro Strop 2 2 0 50 0 43.7 5.36 2.68 11.54 0.82 2.89 2.90 2.59 11.5 1.2
3Travis Wood 4 0 0 65 0 53.3 7.26 3.71 6.92 1.35 3.04 4.88 5.67 -4.1 -0.4
4Carl Edwards Jr 0 1 0 25 0 25.7 3.51 3.51 12.27 0.35 3.16 2.13 2.71 6.4 0.7
5Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 7.71 3.86 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.75 4.23 0.2 0.0
6Jason 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
7Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.3 27.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.75 5.43 4.71 0.0 0.0
8Joel Peralta 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 13.50 2.25 11.25 4.50 9.00 8.68 3.58 0.6 0.1
9Jon Lester 14 4 0 26 26 160.0 7.09 2.53 9.00 1.07 2.70 3.64 3.54 32.3 3.5
10Jake Arrieta 16 5 0 26 26 168.0 5.95 3.48 8.62 0.70 2.84 3.50 3.66 31.8 3.4
11Justin Grimm 1 0 0 56 0 44.7 7.46 3.22 10.88 1.01 3.83 3.36 3.44 7.6 0.8
12John Lackey 9 7 0 24 24 158.3 6.93 2.44 8.87 1.08 3.41 3.75 3.69 29.4 3.2
13Mike Montgomery 1 1 0 9 2 18.0 9.00 5.50 11.00 1.00 3.50 4.51 3.40 3.3 0.4
14Brian Matusz 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 18.00 6.00 6.00 9.00 18.00 17.85 10.34 -1.7 -0.2
15Adam Warren 3 2 0 29 1 35.0 7.97 4.89 6.94 1.80 5.91 5.86 5.89 -3.4 -0.4
16Felix Pena 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 11.57 3.86 19.29 0.00 11.57 0.18 3.30 0.4 0.0
17Spencer Patton 1 1 0 12 0 17.3 8.83 5.71 8.31 1.04 4.67 4.74 5.31 -0.6 -0.1
18Rob 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
19Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 9.39 11.74 1.17 4.70 5.40 5.72 -0.6 -0.1
20Trevor Cahill 3 4 0 39 1 54.7 6.91 4.77 9.55 0.82 2.63 4.11 3.77 7.5 0.8
21Joe Nathan 1 0 0 3 0 2.0 9.00 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 2.18 4.36 0.1 0.0
22Kyle Hendricks 13 7 0 26 25 159.0 6.62 2.21 7.87 0.74 2.09 3.36 3.69 29.4 3.1
23Clayton Richard 0 1 1 25 0 14.0 14.79 4.50 4.50 0.00 6.43 4.11 5.07 0.2 0.0
24Aroldis Chapman 0 1 11 18 0 15.7 4.60 2.30 14.94 0.00 1.15 0.63 2.34 4.6 0.5
25Hector 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

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