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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 08-25)
1 Milwaukee Brewers 73 58 .557 - 4.34 4.02 0.32 3.4 12
2 St. Louis Cardinals 71 59 .546 1.5 3.79 3.85 -0.06 2.7 15
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 67 64 .511 6.0 4.24 4.19 0.05 -0.8 16
4 Cincinnati Reds 63 68 .481 10.0 3.78 3.73 0.05 0.8 20
5 Chicago Cubs 58 72 .446 14.5 3.79 4.15 -0.36 -6.9 23

Top 10 prospects
2014 series

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Top prospect: Javier Baez
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2014 Rankings

58 Wins is tied for 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
72 Losses is tied for 23rd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
.446 Win Pct is tied for 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
3.79 RS/G is tied for 26th in MLB, tied for 11th in league, tied for 3rd in division
4.15 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
-0.36 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 5th in division
-6.9 Pyth O/U is 28th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-26)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
St. Louis Cardinals 17 14 .548 134 123 .269 .323 .409
Milwaukee Brewers 15 15 .500 135 131 .264 .323 .425
Pittsburgh Pirates 15 15 .500 128 124 .256 .320 .407
Cincinnati Reds 14 16 .467 118 124 .251 .309 .400
Chicago Cubs 14 17 .452 116 132 .250 .310 .414

Top offensive performers by VORP

Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

47.1 VORP
Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro

26.4 VORP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

21.9 VORP

Top pitching performers by IP

Travis Wood
Travis Wood

150.3 IP
Edwin Jackson
Edwin Jackson

139.0 IP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

124.3 IP

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 564 80 23 1 29 70 65 105 4 4 .278 .376 .510 .337 47.1 4.9
2Starlin Castro 535 53 31 1 13 64 34 95 4 3 .284 .333 .429 .278 26.4 3.6
3Jake Arrieta 38 2 1 0 0 1 1 13 0 0 .161 .188 .194 .161 21.9 0.2
4Luis Valbuena 421 47 24 4 12 42 45 89 0 2 .241 .321 .422 .288 20.1 1.9
5Chris Coghlan 306 35 20 5 6 26 28 56 5 4 .267 .337 .443 .290 16.9 2.1
6Welington Castillo 331 22 15 0 10 34 21 83 0 0 .237 .301 .387 .268 16.3 1.8
7Emilio Bonifacio 298 35 14 3 2 18 16 49 14 6 .279 .318 .373 .269 15.6 1.2
8Travis Wood 57 8 2 0 3 10 1 16 0 0 .250 .294 .479 .293 15.0 1.3
9Justin Ruggiano 250 29 13 1 6 28 18 70 2 4 .281 .337 .429 .298 13.8 1.5
10Jason Hammel 39 2 0 0 0 3 1 14 0 0 .143 .167 .143 .120 11.0 0.0
11Jeff Samardzija 38 3 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265 .171 7.6 0.3
12Kyle Hendricks 22 1 0 0 0 1 3 9 0 0 .125 .263 .125 .180 5.7 0.3
13Edwin Jackson 44 2 2 0 0 0 0 21 0 0 .175 .175 .225 .184 5.2 0.2
14Tsuyoshi Wada 15 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .083 .154 .083 .177 4.5 0.1
15Ryan Sweeney 225 22 9 0 3 20 15 33 0 0 .252 .305 .340 .257 4.3 0.3
16Carlos Villanueva 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .011 3.5 -0.1
17Arismendy Alcantara 183 19 8 1 4 14 12 49 7 3 .228 .286 .359 .244 2.5 0.4
18Javier Baez 86 12 2 0 7 11 4 36 0 0 .207 .244 .488 .263 2.4 0.2
19Darwin Barney 217 18 10 2 2 16 9 31 1 0 .230 .265 .328 .231 1.4 0.0
20Dallas Beeler 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .191 0.8 0.0
21Ryan Kalish 100 11 2 3 0 4 8 20 3 2 .242 .303 .330 .252 0.6 0.0
22Jacob Turner 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.019 0.2 0.0
23Logan Watkins 10 1 1 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 .300 .300 .400 .283 0.0 0.0
24Chris Rusin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0
25Dan Straily 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .301 -0.7 0.0
26Justin Grimm 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.019 -0.7 0.0
27Matthew Szczur 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .130 -1.0 -0.1
28Chris Valaika 43 4 1 0 1 6 2 13 0 0 .200 .233 .300 .180 -1.7 -0.2
29Brian Schlitter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .773 -2.0 0.2
30Eli Whiteside 26 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 1 0 .120 .115 .160 .112 -2.2 -0.2
31Junior Lake 305 30 10 3 9 25 10 102 7 3 .216 .243 .364 .229 -2.2 0.0
32Mike Olt 212 20 4 0 12 30 19 84 0 1 .139 .222 .353 .223 -2.4 -0.5
33John Baker 176 8 7 0 0 13 15 49 0 0 .205 .282 .250 .208 -7.5 -0.9
34Nate Schierholtz 341 29 10 3 6 33 18 76 4 4 .192 .240 .300 .211 -12.2 -1.3
35Blake Parker 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Jose Veras 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38James Russell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Hector Rondon 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
42Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Wesley Wright 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Travis Wood 7 11 0 26 26 150.3 9.76 3.95 7.54 0.90 4.91 4.16596 4.39 15.0 0.3
2Edwin Jackson 6 14 0 26 26 139.0 10.62 3.95 7.96 1.10 6.09 4.2898 4.44 5.2 0.2
3Jake Arrieta 7 4 0 20 20 124.3 6.73 2.32 9.19 0.36 2.53 2.3645 3.02 21.9 2.3
4Jason Hammel 8 5 0 17 17 108.7 7.29 1.90 8.61 0.83 2.98 3.14357 3.47 11.0 1.2
5Jeff Samardzija 2 7 0 17 17 108.0 8.25 2.58 8.58 0.58 2.83 3.05132 3.89 7.6 0.5
6Carlos Villanueva 5 6 2 36 5 68.0 10.19 2.25 7.81 0.79 4.76 3.33836 3.73 3.5 0.6
7Justin Grimm 4 2 0 60 0 57.7 7.65 4.06 8.90 0.62 4.06 3.46986 4.31 -0.7 0.0
8Hector Rondon 3 4 21 52 0 51.3 8.24 2.28 9.47 0.18 2.81 1.99745 2.62 9.3 1.0
9Kyle Hendricks 5 1 0 8 8 50.7 7.11 1.95 5.51 0.53 1.78 3.40415 3.68 5.7 0.5
10Pedro Strop 2 4 2 53 0 49.7 5.62 3.99 10.15 0.36 2.36 2.86688 3.03 6.0 0.7
11Brian Schlitter 2 3 0 53 0 49.3 7.84 2.74 4.56 0.36 3.47 3.63566 4.63 -2.0 -0.2
12Tsuyoshi Wada 4 1 0 8 8 45.7 7.29 2.17 8.08 0.99 2.56 3.50442 3.66 4.5 0.3
13Wesley Wright 0 2 0 50 0 40.7 8.19 2.88 7.08 0.44 2.43 3.26049 3.91 -0.1 0.0
14James Russell 0 2 1 44 0 33.3 6.48 4.32 7.02 0.81 3.51 4.22836 4.67 -1.5 -0.2
15Neil Ramirez 1 1 3 38 0 32.3 5.57 3.34 11.13 0.56 1.11 2.71722 3.08 3.0 0.3
16Jose Veras 0 1 0 12 0 13.3 8.10 7.43 8.77 1.35 8.10 6.23837 7.07 -3.7 -0.4
17Blake Parker 1 1 0 10 0 13.3 9.45 2.70 10.12 0.68 6.07 2.71336 4.42 -0.1 0.0
18Chris Rusin 0 0 0 4 0 12.7 11.37 3.55 5.68 0.71 7.11 4.03572 4.82 -0.1 0.0
19Dallas Beeler 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 8.18 5.73 4.91 0.00 3.27 3.90654 3.89 0.8 0.1
20Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 8 0 7.0 7.71 6.43 14.14 1.29 6.43 3.9455 3.02 1.1 0.1
21Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 5 0 5.3 6.75 3.38 8.44 1.69 1.69 5.33837 5.64 -0.6 -0.1
22Dan Straily 0 1 0 1 1 5.3 6.75 5.06 6.75 0.00 8.44 3.83836 5.98 -0.7 -0.1
23Jacob Turner 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 6.23 0.00 2.08 0.00 2.08 2.62682 3.14 0.2 0.0
24John Baker 1 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.08836 7.38 -7.5 0.0

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