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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 09-21)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 87 69 .558 - 3.83 3.75 0.08 4.6 14
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 84 71 .542 2.5 4.23 3.92 0.31 -2.1 11
3 Milwaukee Brewers 80 76 .513 7.0 4.06 4.08 -0.02 2.2 16
4 Cincinnati Reds 72 84 .462 15.0 3.67 3.80 -0.13 1.3 24
5 Chicago Cubs 69 87 .442 18.0 3.81 4.40 -0.59 -5.0 26


Top 10 prospects
2014 series

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Top prospect: Javier Baez
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2014 Rankings

69 Wins is tied for 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
87 Losses is tied for 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
.442 Win Pct is tied for 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
3.81 RS/G is tied for 25th in MLB, tied for 11th in league, 4th in division
4.40 RA/G is 23rd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
-0.59 Diff/G is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
-5 Pyth O/U is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 09-22)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 3 3 .500 24 26 .245 .306 .412
Cincinnati Reds 3 3 .500 23 26 .250 .305 .397
Milwaukee Brewers 3 3 .500 27 26 .264 .322 .427
Pittsburgh Pirates 4 3 .571 31 29 .260 .323 .408
St. Louis Cardinals 3 3 .500 27 23 .272 .328 .416

Top offensive performers by VORP

Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

46.8 VORP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

32.1 VORP
Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro

28.1 VORP

Top pitching performers by FIP

Jose Veras
Jose Veras

6.25154 FIP
John Baker
John Baker

6.10153 FIP
Arodys Vizcaino
Arodys Vizcaino

5.85153 FIP

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 589 86 24 1 31 74 68 112 4 4 .279 .379 .516 .332 46.8 5.0
2Jake Arrieta 45 3 2 0 0 1 2 15 0 0 .162 .205 .216 .172 32.1 0.3
3Starlin Castro 569 58 33 1 14 65 35 100 4 4 .292 .339 .438 .280 28.1 3.6
4Luis Valbuena 522 66 32 4 16 51 58 110 1 2 .252 .338 .443 .297 27.6 2.4
5Chris Coghlan 409 45 27 5 8 39 36 78 6 4 .284 .350 .451 .292 22.1 2.9
6Welington Castillo 401 27 19 0 12 43 25 96 0 0 .238 .298 .389 .263 20.2 2.3
7Travis Wood 65 9 2 0 3 10 1 17 0 0 .236 .276 .436 .279 16.8 1.5
8Emilio Bonifacio 298 35 14 3 2 18 16 49 14 6 .279 .318 .373 .262 13.8 1.1
9Jason Hammel 39 2 0 0 0 3 1 14 0 0 .143 .167 .143 .120 12.9 0.0
10Justin Ruggiano 250 29 13 1 6 28 18 70 2 4 .281 .337 .429 .292 12.5 1.3
11Jeff Samardzija 38 3 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265 .170 10.0 0.3
12Kyle Hendricks 28 1 0 0 0 1 3 11 0 0 .091 .200 .091 .140 9.2 0.2
13Tsuyoshi Wada 22 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 .053 .100 .053 .123 7.3 0.1
14Jorge Soler 71 10 6 1 5 18 5 16 0 0 .344 .380 .703 .375 7.0 0.7
15Carlos Villanueva 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .035 6.6 -0.1
16Edwin Jackson 44 2 2 0 0 0 0 21 0 0 .175 .175 .225 .184 6.2 0.3
17Ryan Sweeney 226 22 9 0 3 20 15 33 0 0 .251 .304 .338 .251 3.0 0.1
18Arismendy Alcantara 278 31 10 1 10 27 17 80 8 5 .215 .267 .379 .239 2.3 0.1
19Justin Grimm 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 1.5 0.0
20Dallas Beeler 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .188 1.0 0.0
21Darwin Barney 217 18 10 2 2 16 9 31 1 0 .230 .265 .328 .229 0.9 0.0
22Eric Jokisch 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .145 0.3 0.0
23Chris Rusin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 0.0 0.0
24Rafael Lopez 10 0 0 0 0 1 2 4 0 0 .143 .300 .143 .241 0.0 0.0
25Ryan Kalish 122 12 3 4 0 5 8 25 3 2 .239 .289 .336 .245 -0.1 -0.1
26Logan Watkins 60 8 2 0 1 6 0 14 1 0 .254 .267 .339 .227 -0.9 -0.2
27Felix Doubront 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .153 -1.1 0.0
28Chris Valaika 123 9 4 0 3 12 7 35 1 0 .230 .285 .345 .230 -1.3 -0.1
29Dan Straily 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .299 -1.4 0.0
30Mike Olt 255 23 8 0 12 33 24 98 0 1 .161 .247 .359 .236 -1.6 -0.3
31Matthew Szczur 58 5 2 0 1 4 4 8 0 0 .241 .293 .333 .216 -2.0 0.0
32Brian Schlitter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .740 -2.1 0.1
33Eli Whiteside 26 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 1 0 .120 .115 .160 .114 -2.1 -0.2
34Jacob Turner 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .089 -3.2 0.0
35Junior Lake 322 30 10 3 9 25 14 108 7 3 .214 .249 .355 .226 -3.3 -0.1
36Javier Baez 202 23 6 0 9 18 14 83 4 1 .171 .233 .348 .207 -3.7 -0.7
37John Baker 204 9 7 0 0 15 18 57 0 0 .196 .274 .235 .199 -9.8 -1.1
38Nate Schierholtz 341 29 10 3 6 33 18 76 4 4 .192 .240 .300 .210 -12.4 -1.3
39Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Wesley Wright 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
42Hector Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Jose Veras 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
45Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
46Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
47James Russell 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 FIP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Descending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Jose Veras 0 1 0 12 0 13.3 8.10 7.43 8.77 1.35 8.10 6.25154 7.03 -3.3 -0.4
2John Baker 1 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.10153 7.53 -9.8 0.0
3Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 4 0 4.0 9.00 4.50 9.00 2.25 6.75 5.85153 6.38 -0.8 -0.1
4Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 17 0 12.3 10.22 8.76 13.86 1.46 10.22 5.04749 5.48 -1.3 -0.1
5Felix Doubront 2 1 0 4 4 20.3 9.74 3.10 3.54 0.89 3.98 4.62613 5.94 -1.1 -0.1
6Dan Straily 0 1 0 6 1 12.7 13.50 6.39 8.53 0.71 12.79 4.60153 5.74 -1.4 -0.2
7Jacob Turner 1 4 0 7 5 29.7 11.53 2.12 4.55 1.21 6.98 4.55097 5.70 -3.2 -0.3
8Travis Wood 8 12 0 30 30 168.7 9.71 3.95 7.36 1.07 4.86 4.44738 4.64 16.8 0.4
9Edwin Jackson 6 15 0 27 27 139.7 10.83 4.00 7.93 1.16 6.38 4.4118 4.62 6.2 0.3
10Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 15 0 13.0 12.46 4.15 11.77 1.38 4.85 4.3323 3.72 0.6 0.1
11James Russell 0 2 1 44 0 33.3 6.48 4.32 7.02 0.81 3.51 4.24154 4.72 -0.9 -0.1
12Eric Jokisch 0 0 0 3 0 10.3 13.06 0.00 6.97 1.74 1.74 4.06928 5.02 0.3 0.0
13Chris Rusin 0 0 0 4 0 12.7 11.37 3.55 5.68 0.71 7.11 4.0489 4.86 0.0 0.0
14Dallas Beeler 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 8.18 5.73 4.91 0.00 3.27 3.91972 4.01 1.0 0.1
15Tsuyoshi Wada 4 3 0 12 12 64.3 8.25 2.52 7.41 0.84 3.22 3.64558 3.75 7.3 0.7
16Blake Parker 1 1 0 16 0 19.0 10.42 1.89 9.95 1.42 5.68 3.57522 4.69 -0.9 -0.1
17Brian Schlitter 2 3 0 60 0 55.3 9.27 2.93 4.88 0.33 4.23 3.57141 4.80 -2.1 -0.2
18Wesley Wright 0 3 0 58 0 48.3 8.94 3.54 6.89 0.37 3.17 3.41188 3.98 1.0 0.1
19Kyle Hendricks 7 2 0 12 12 75.0 8.04 1.68 5.16 0.36 2.28 3.19487 3.58 9.2 0.9
20Jason Hammel 8 5 0 17 17 108.7 7.29 1.90 8.61 0.83 2.98 3.15675 3.46 12.9 1.5
21Carlos Villanueva 5 7 2 41 5 75.7 10.35 2.26 8.33 0.71 4.64 3.1544 3.57 6.6 0.9
22Justin Grimm 5 2 0 70 0 66.3 7.46 3.66 9.23 0.54 3.80 3.14676 4.07 1.5 0.2
23Jeff Samardzija 2 7 0 17 17 108.0 8.25 2.58 8.58 0.58 2.83 3.0645 3.91 10.0 0.8
24Pedro Strop 2 4 2 61 0 57.0 5.53 3.95 10.42 0.32 2.21 2.7682 3.05 7.9 0.9
25Neil Ramirez 2 3 3 47 0 40.7 6.42 3.32 11.29 0.44 1.55 2.48678 3.02 5.4 0.6
26Jake Arrieta 9 5 0 24 24 149.7 6.73 2.41 9.44 0.30 2.65 2.27971 2.88 32.1 3.3
27Hector Rondon 4 4 26 60 0 59.3 7.58 2.28 9.25 0.30 2.58 2.24198 3.03 8.8 1.0

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