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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 08-29)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 83 46 .643 - 4.01 2.96 1.05 8.7 4
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 79 49 .617 3.5 4.27 3.59 0.68 5.9 7
3 Chicago Cubs 73 55 .570 9.5 4.10 3.89 0.21 3.2 12
4 Milwaukee Brewers 54 75 .419 29.0 4.01 4.57 -0.56 -0.1 27
5 Cincinnati Reds 53 75 .414 29.5 3.94 4.45 -0.51 -7.0 25



2015 Rankings

73 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
.570 Win Pct is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 3rd in division
4.10 RS/G is 16th in MLB, 7th in league, 2nd in division
3.89 RA/G is 10th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
0.21 Diff/G is tied for 12th in MLB, tied for 7th in league, 3rd in division
3.2 Pyth O/U is tied for 10th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, 3rd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-30)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 20 14 .588 162 134 .254 .328 .424
St. Louis Cardinals 18 15 .545 149 132 .258 .328 .415
Pittsburgh Pirates 18 16 .529 151 142 .261 .326 .414
Milwaukee Brewers 15 18 .455 131 147 .258 .307 .401
Cincinnati Reds 15 19 .441 135 156 .249 .313 .392

Top offensive performers by VORP

Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

44.5 VORP
Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

43.9 VORP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

30.5 VORP

Top pitching performers by HR9

Rafael Soriano
Rafael Soriano

3.18 HR9
Dan Haren
Dan Haren

2.81 HR9
Brian Schlitter
Brian Schlitter

2.45 HR9

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
1Kris Bryant 512 72 22 5 20 77 64 157 12 3 .263 .365 .475 .314 44.5 4.5
2Anthony Rizzo 555 73 30 3 26 78 61 82 15 5 .284 .391 .530 .338 43.9 4.5
3Jake Arrieta 59 4 1 1 1 1 0 32 0 0 .143 .143 .250 .140 30.5 0.8
4Dexter Fowler 550 84 23 7 14 36 68 117 17 7 .252 .350 .419 .288 29.1 3.5
5Jon Lester 53 0 0 0 0 0 1 23 0 0 .021 .042 .021 .047 24.4 -0.7
6Chris Coghlan 411 49 19 3 15 35 45 72 11 2 .248 .334 .441 .280 19.5 2.0
7Kyle Schwarber 179 37 5 1 12 35 22 51 3 2 .266 .363 .545 .332 18.9 1.8
8Jason Hammel 59 4 1 0 0 3 1 17 0 0 .182 .193 .200 .152 17.9 0.4
9Miguel Montero 316 27 9 0 14 43 40 80 0 0 .230 .335 .419 .274 15.5 1.6
10Kyle Hendricks 51 2 1 0 0 1 1 20 0 0 .062 .082 .083 .058 12.0 -0.1
11Addison Russell 409 45 23 1 9 35 29 115 2 3 .243 .301 .382 .249 8.3 1.3
12Travis Wood 29 0 0 0 0 2 2 15 0 0 .111 .172 .111 .124 7.9 0.0
13Justin Grimm 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 7.4 -0.1
14Jorge Soler 378 35 18 1 7 42 29 111 3 1 .265 .325 .385 .261 6.1 -0.1
15Tsuyoshi Wada 9 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 .000 .111 .000 .067 1.8 -0.1
16Clayton Richard 12 0 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .091 .167 .182 .124 1.8 0.1
17Donn Roach 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .770 1.0 0.1
18David Ross 139 4 7 0 1 7 17 49 1 0 .190 .290 .273 .219 0.6 0.1
19Welington Castillo 47 5 2 0 2 5 3 12 0 0 .163 .234 .349 .234 0.6 0.1
20Tommy La Stella 20 1 1 0 0 1 2 5 2 0 .222 .300 .278 .240 0.5 0.1
21James Russell 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 0.1 0.0
22Dallas Beeler 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .667 .353 0.1 -0.1
23Matt Szczur 70 5 5 0 1 8 5 15 2 0 .222 .275 .349 .230 -0.1 -0.1
24Chris Denorfia 198 13 9 0 2 15 10 49 0 1 .255 .296 .337 .229 -0.3 0.1
25Mike Baxter 66 6 1 0 0 2 7 14 0 0 .246 .348 .263 .221 -0.4 0.0
26Mike Olt 16 1 0 0 1 1 0 6 0 0 .133 .188 .333 .165 -1.0 -0.1
27Arismendy Alcantara 32 5 0 0 0 1 5 11 1 0 .077 .226 .077 .162 -1.2 -0.1
28Taylor Teagarden 15 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .126 -1.4 -0.2
29Junior Lake 62 2 4 0 1 5 4 20 4 0 .224 .274 .345 .228 -1.7 -0.2
30Starlin Castro 478 37 14 1 6 48 18 76 4 5 .242 .274 .317 .217 -3.3 0.2
31Dan Haren 9 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .178 -3.4 0.0
32Jonathan Herrera 127 13 5 1 1 13 2 20 3 0 .231 .244 .314 .201 -4.8 -0.7
33Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Rafael Soriano 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Fernando Rodney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Yoervis Medina 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Hector Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Brian Schlitter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Tommy Hunter 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Edwin Jackson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Phil Coke 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
44Jason Motte 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
45Gonzalez Germen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by HR9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Descending
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 6.83572 9.29 -2.8 -0.3
2Dan Haren 1 2 0 5 5 25.7 10.87 2.10 7.01 2.81 6.31 6.32466 6.11 -3.4 -0.4
3Brian Schlitter 1 2 0 10 0 7.3 14.73 2.45 4.91 2.45 7.36 6.4026 7.28 -1.9 -0.2
4Tommy Hunter 1 0 1 13 0 10.3 10.45 2.61 8.71 1.74 5.23 4.58148 4.88 -0.3 0.0
5Zac Rosscup 2 1 0 27 0 23.7 8.37 4.18 9.51 1.52 4.18 4.60873 3.90 1.7 0.2
6Tsuyoshi Wada 1 1 0 7 7 31.3 8.33 3.16 8.90 1.44 3.73 4.37454 4.38 1.8 0.3
7Jason Hammel 7 6 0 25 25 142.0 7.92 2.03 9.13 1.20 3.42 3.62282 3.95 17.9 1.6
8Travis Wood 5 4 1 41 7 84.0 8.57 3.43 10.07 1.18 4.50 3.77271 4.02 7.9 0.8
9Neil Ramirez 1 0 0 13 0 8.7 10.38 5.19 9.35 1.04 3.12 4.2837 4.12 0.4 0.0
10Yoervis Medina 0 0 0 5 0 9.0 12.00 4.00 7.00 1.00 7.00 4.35208 4.92 -0.4 0.0
11Phil Coke 0 0 0 16 0 10.0 12.60 2.70 8.10 0.90 6.30 3.52986 3.78 0.4 0.0
12Clayton Richard 3 0 0 11 3 30.3 10.09 1.78 5.04 0.89 3.86 3.987 4.37 1.8 0.1
13Kyle Hendricks 6 6 0 25 25 142.3 8.92 2.15 7.84 0.89 4.11 3.50925 4.04 12.0 1.5
14James Russell 0 2 1 48 0 33.7 10.69 2.41 5.35 0.80 5.35 3.90213 4.27 0.1 0.0
15Jon Lester 8 10 0 26 26 163.0 8.67 2.21 9.17 0.77 3.59 3.05624 3.37 24.4 3.1
16Jason Motte 8 1 6 57 0 48.3 8.94 2.05 6.33 0.74 3.91 3.60572 3.09 7.3 0.8
17Pedro Strop 2 6 2 61 0 56.0 4.66 4.18 10.29 0.64 2.89 3.37986 3.52 5.3 0.6
18Justin Grimm 2 3 3 47 0 38.3 5.40 3.29 12.44 0.47 1.17 2.13855 2.56 7.4 0.8
19Jake Arrieta 16 6 0 26 26 174.0 6.62 2.22 9.21 0.47 2.22 2.58388 3.34 30.5 3.0
20Hector Rondon 5 2 24 59 0 58.0 6.67 2.17 8.84 0.31 1.55 2.4402 2.59 11.3 1.2
21Edwin Jackson 2 1 0 23 0 31.0 8.71 3.48 6.68 0.00 3.19 2.90405 3.37 4.7 0.5
22David Ross 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.12986 3.43 0.6 0.0
23Gonzalez Germen 0 0 0 6 0 6.0 12.00 7.50 12.00 0.00 7.50 2.96319 2.79 1.3 0.1
24Donn Roach 0 1 0 1 1 3.3 21.60 2.70 2.70 0.00 10.80 3.42986 4.13 1.0 0.0
25Chris Denorfia 0 0 0 1 0 0.3 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.12986 3.46 -0.3 0.0
26Fernando Rodney 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.12986 8.22 -0.3 0.0
27Dallas Beeler 0 1 0 3 3 8.3 15.12 7.56 7.56 0.00 9.72 3.96986 4.57 0.1 0.1

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