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2014 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 09-19)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 86 68 .558 - 3.81 3.73 0.08 4.7 14
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 83 70 .542 2.5 4.28 3.96 0.32 -2.1 11
3 Milwaukee Brewers 79 75 .513 7.0 4.10 4.13 -0.03 2.3 16
4 Cincinnati Reds 71 83 .461 15.0 3.64 3.79 -0.15 1.2 24
5 Chicago Cubs 68 86 .442 18.0 3.78 4.36 -0.58 -5.1 25


Top 10 prospects
2014 series

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Top prospect: Javier Baez
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2014 Rankings

68 Wins is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
86 Losses is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
.442 Win Pct is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
3.78 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.36 RA/G is tied for 22nd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
-0.58 Diff/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
-5.1 Pyth O/U is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division

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Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 09-20)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
St. Louis Cardinals 5 3 .625 36 30 .272 .328 .415
Chicago Cubs 4 4 .500 32 34 .245 .306 .410
Cincinnati Reds 4 4 .500 30 33 .249 .304 .395
Milwaukee Brewers 4 4 .500 36 34 .265 .322 .427
Pittsburgh Pirates 5 4 .556 39 36 .260 .323 .409

Top offensive performers by VORP

Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

46.9 VORP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

31.0 VORP
Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro

28.6 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by H9

John Baker
John Baker

0.00 H9
Pedro Strop
Pedro Strop

5.53 H9
Neil Ramirez
Neil Ramirez

6.42 H9

Hitters by VORP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Anthony Rizzo 579 84 24 1 31 73 67 109 4 4 .279 .378 .520 .334 46.9 4.9
2Jake Arrieta 45 3 2 0 0 1 2 15 0 0 .162 .205 .216 .173 31.0 0.3
3Starlin Castro 569 58 33 1 14 65 35 100 4 4 .292 .339 .438 .281 28.6 3.7
4Luis Valbuena 512 64 30 4 16 50 55 107 1 2 .249 .333 .439 .295 26.4 2.3
5Welington Castillo 397 26 19 0 11 42 25 96 0 0 .238 .299 .382 .262 19.7 2.3
6Chris Coghlan 399 42 25 5 6 35 35 75 6 4 .275 .341 .423 .281 17.5 2.3
7Travis Wood 65 9 2 0 3 10 1 17 0 0 .236 .276 .436 .281 16.5 1.5
8Emilio Bonifacio 298 35 14 3 2 18 16 49 14 6 .279 .318 .373 .264 14.2 1.1
9Justin Ruggiano 250 29 13 1 6 28 18 70 2 4 .281 .337 .429 .293 12.8 1.4
10Jason Hammel 39 2 0 0 0 3 1 14 0 0 .143 .167 .143 .121 12.7 0.0
11Jeff Samardzija 38 3 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265 .170 9.7 0.3
12Kyle Hendricks 28 1 0 0 0 1 3 11 0 0 .091 .200 .091 .139 9.3 0.2
13Jorge Soler 68 10 6 1 5 18 5 16 0 0 .361 .397 .738 .398 8.1 0.8
14Tsuyoshi Wada 22 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 .053 .100 .053 .123 7.1 0.1
15Edwin Jackson 44 2 2 0 0 0 0 21 0 0 .175 .175 .225 .184 5.8 0.3
16Carlos Villanueva 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .034 5.7 -0.1
17Ryan Sweeney 226 22 9 0 3 20 15 33 0 0 .251 .304 .338 .252 3.2 0.2
18Felix Doubront 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .176 1.7 0.0
19Justin Grimm 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 1.6 0.0
20Arismendy Alcantara 270 30 9 1 9 23 16 77 8 5 .213 .264 .365 .234 1.1 0.0
21Darwin Barney 217 18 10 2 2 16 9 31 1 0 .230 .265 .328 .229 1.1 0.0
22Dallas Beeler 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .190 1.0 0.0
23Ryan Kalish 119 12 3 4 0 5 8 25 3 2 .245 .297 .345 .252 0.7 0.0
24Eric Jokisch 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .147 0.3 0.0
25Chris Rusin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 0.0 0.0
26Chris Valaika 117 9 4 0 3 12 6 33 1 0 .241 .291 .361 .239 -0.2 0.0
27Rafael Lopez 9 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .143 .222 .143 .204 -0.3 0.0
28Matthew Szczur 54 3 2 0 1 4 4 7 0 0 .260 .315 .360 .231 -0.5 0.1
29Logan Watkins 57 8 1 0 1 5 0 13 1 0 .250 .263 .321 .222 -1.1 -0.2
30Dan Straily 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .298 -1.7 0.0
31Mike Olt 254 22 8 0 12 33 24 98 0 1 .158 .244 .356 .234 -2.0 -0.3
32Brian Schlitter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .743 -2.0 0.1
33Eli Whiteside 26 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 1 0 .120 .115 .160 .114 -2.1 -0.2
34Jacob Turner 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.008 -3.0 -0.1
35Junior Lake 321 30 10 3 9 25 14 108 7 3 .211 .247 .353 .225 -3.6 -0.1
36Javier Baez 192 22 6 0 9 18 12 81 4 1 .173 .229 .358 .209 -3.8 -0.6
37John Baker 200 9 7 0 0 15 18 56 0 0 .194 .274 .234 .199 -9.5 -1.1
38Nate Schierholtz 341 29 10 3 6 33 18 76 4 4 .192 .240 .300 .211 -12.3 -1.2
39Jose Veras 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Blake Parker 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
44Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
45James Russell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
46Wesley Wright 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
47Hector Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
48Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by H9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP
Sorted Ascending
H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1John Baker 1 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.1035 7.48 -9.5 0.0
2Pedro Strop 2 4 2 61 0 57.0 5.53 3.95 10.42 0.32 2.21 2.77017 3.04 7.8 0.9
3Neil Ramirez 2 3 3 47 0 40.7 6.42 3.32 11.29 0.44 1.55 2.48875 3.01 5.3 0.6
4James Russell 0 2 1 44 0 33.3 6.48 4.32 7.02 0.81 3.51 4.2435 4.70 -1.0 -0.1
5Jake Arrieta 9 5 0 24 24 149.7 6.73 2.41 9.44 0.30 2.65 2.28168 2.92 31.0 3.2
6Jason Hammel 8 5 0 17 17 108.7 7.29 1.90 8.61 0.83 2.98 3.15872 3.46 12.7 1.4
7Justin Grimm 4 2 0 69 0 65.3 7.58 3.58 9.37 0.55 3.86 3.1035 4.02 1.6 0.2
8Hector Rondon 4 4 25 59 0 58.3 7.71 2.31 9.26 0.31 2.62 2.2635 3.00 8.6 0.9
9Felix Doubront 2 1 0 3 3 18.0 8.00 2.00 3.00 0.00 1.50 3.1035 3.83 1.7 0.2
10Kyle Hendricks 7 2 0 12 12 75.0 8.04 1.68 5.16 0.36 2.28 3.19684 3.53 9.3 1.0
11Jose Veras 0 1 0 12 0 13.3 8.10 7.43 8.77 1.35 8.10 6.25351 7.02 -3.3 -0.4
12Dallas Beeler 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 8.18 5.73 4.91 0.00 3.27 3.92169 4.00 1.0 0.1
13Jeff Samardzija 2 7 0 17 17 108.0 8.25 2.58 8.58 0.58 2.83 3.06647 3.90 9.7 0.7
14Tsuyoshi Wada 4 3 0 12 12 64.3 8.25 2.52 7.41 0.84 3.22 3.64755 3.74 7.1 0.7
15Wesley Wright 0 3 0 57 0 46.3 8.74 3.50 7.19 0.39 3.11 3.3625 3.89 1.2 0.1
16Brian Schlitter 2 3 0 59 0 54.3 8.94 2.98 4.97 0.33 4.14 3.58203 4.77 -2.0 -0.2
17Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 4 0 4.0 9.00 4.50 9.00 2.25 6.75 5.8535 6.38 -0.8 -0.1
18Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 16 0 11.3 9.53 9.53 13.50 1.59 10.32 5.5741 5.97 -1.9 -0.2
19Travis Wood 8 12 0 30 30 168.7 9.71 3.95 7.36 1.07 4.86 4.44935 4.63 16.5 0.4
20Blake Parker 1 1 0 15 0 18.0 10.00 2.00 9.50 1.50 6.00 3.82573 5.02 -1.7 -0.2
21Carlos Villanueva 5 7 2 40 5 74.0 10.58 2.31 8.27 0.73 4.74 3.21161 3.70 5.7 0.8
22Edwin Jackson 6 15 0 27 27 139.7 10.83 4.00 7.93 1.16 6.38 4.41377 4.61 5.8 0.3
23Jacob Turner 1 3 0 6 4 24.7 10.95 2.55 4.38 1.09 6.93 4.56296 5.75 -3.0 -0.2
24Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 14 0 12.0 11.25 4.50 12.75 1.50 5.25 4.43684 3.37 1.0 0.1
25Chris Rusin 0 0 0 4 0 12.7 11.37 3.55 5.68 0.71 7.11 4.05087 4.86 0.0 0.0
26Eric Jokisch 0 0 0 3 0 10.3 13.06 0.00 6.97 1.74 1.74 4.07125 5.01 0.3 0.0
27Dan Straily 0 1 0 5 1 11.7 14.66 6.17 8.49 0.77 13.89 4.64636 5.99 -1.7 -0.2

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