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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 08-26)
1 Milwaukee Brewers 73 59 .553 - 4.32 4.02 0.30 3.2 12
2 St. Louis Cardinals 71 60 .542 1.5 3.78 3.85 -0.07 2.7 15
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 68 64 .515 5.0 4.24 4.17 0.07 -0.7 16
4 Cincinnati Reds 63 69 .477 10.0 3.75 3.73 0.02 0.9 22
5 Chicago Cubs 59 72 .450 13.5 3.79 4.11 -0.32 -7.0 23

Top 10 prospects
2014 series

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Top prospect: Javier Baez
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2014 Rankings

59 Wins is tied for 23rd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
72 Losses is tied for 22nd in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
.450 Win Pct is tied for 23rd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
3.79 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 11th in league, 3rd in division
4.11 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
-0.32 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 5th in division
-7 Pyth O/U is 28th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-27)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
St. Louis Cardinals 17 14 .548 133 123 .269 .323 .409
Milwaukee Brewers 15 15 .500 134 131 .264 .323 .425
Pittsburgh Pirates 15 15 .500 128 124 .256 .320 .407
Chicago Cubs 15 16 .484 127 132 .251 .311 .417
Cincinnati Reds 14 16 .467 117 124 .251 .309 .400

Top offensive performers by VORP

Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

48.1 VORP
Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro

27.1 VORP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

21.9 VORP

Top pitching performers by SV

Hector Rondon
Hector Rondon

22 SV
Neil Ramirez
Neil Ramirez

3 SV
Carlos Villanueva
Carlos Villanueva

2 SV

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 568 81 23 1 30 71 65 106 4 4 .278 .375 .514 .338 48.1 5.0
2Starlin Castro 539 53 31 1 13 64 34 96 4 3 .286 .334 .430 .279 27.1 3.7
3Jake Arrieta 38 2 1 0 0 1 1 13 0 0 .161 .188 .194 .162 21.9 0.2
4Luis Valbuena 425 47 24 4 12 42 45 90 0 2 .241 .321 .421 .287 20.0 1.9
5Travis Wood 60 8 2 0 3 10 1 16 0 0 .255 .296 .471 .291 17.4 1.4
6Chris Coghlan 311 35 20 5 6 26 29 56 5 4 .267 .338 .440 .291 17.2 2.2
7Emilio Bonifacio 298 35 14 3 2 18 16 49 14 6 .279 .318 .373 .269 15.6 1.2
8Welington Castillo 335 22 15 0 10 34 21 86 0 0 .234 .297 .382 .265 15.5 1.7
9Justin Ruggiano 250 29 13 1 6 28 18 70 2 4 .281 .337 .429 .298 13.7 1.4
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 5.1 0.2
14Tsuyoshi Wada 15 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .083 .154 .083 .178 4.5 0.1
15Ryan Sweeney 226 22 9 0 3 20 15 33 0 0 .251 .304 .338 .256 4.0 0.3
16Carlos Villanueva 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .011 3.5 -0.1
17Arismendy Alcantara 187 20 8 1 5 16 12 51 7 3 .228 .285 .374 .250 3.4 0.6
18Javier Baez 90 12 2 0 7 11 4 40 0 0 .198 .233 .465 .252 1.6 0.1
19Darwin Barney 217 18 10 2 2 16 9 31 1 0 .230 .265 .328 .232 1.4 0.1
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 .253 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
25Matthew Szczur 15 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .214 .267 .214 .201 -0.5 0.0
26Dan Straily 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .302 -0.7 0.0
27Justin Grimm 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.019 -0.7 0.0
28Chris Valaika 44 4 1 0 1 6 2 14 0 0 .195 .227 .293 .175 -2.0 -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
30Junior Lake 305 30 10 3 9 25 10 102 7 3 .216 .243 .364 .229 -2.1 0.0
31Eli Whiteside 26 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 1 0 .120 .115 .160 .112 -2.1 -0.2
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 SV descending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Descending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Hector Rondon 3 4 22 53 0 52.3 8.08 2.24 9.46 0.17 2.75 1.98039 2.62 9.5 1.0
2Neil Ramirez 1 1 3 39 0 33.3 5.40 3.24 11.61 0.54 1.08 2.54867 2.99 3.5 0.4
3Carlos Villanueva 5 6 2 36 5 68.0 10.19 2.25 7.81 0.79 4.76 3.33867 3.73 3.5 0.6
4Pedro Strop 2 4 2 54 0 50.7 5.68 4.09 9.95 0.36 2.31 2.93078 3.09 5.7 0.6
5James Russell 0 2 1 44 0 33.3 6.48 4.32 7.02 0.81 3.51 4.22867 4.67 -1.5 -0.2
6Jeff Samardzija 2 7 0 17 17 108.0 8.25 2.58 8.58 0.58 2.83 3.05164 3.89 7.6 0.5
7Dallas Beeler 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 8.18 5.73 4.91 0.00 3.27 3.90686 3.88 0.8 0.1
8Jacob Turner 0 0 0 2 0 4.3 6.23 0.00 2.08 0.00 2.08 2.62713 3.15 0.2 0.0
9Blake Parker 1 1 0 10 0 13.3 9.45 2.70 10.12 0.68 6.07 2.71367 4.42 -0.1 0.0
10Brian Schlitter 2 3 0 53 0 49.3 7.84 2.74 4.56 0.36 3.47 3.63597 4.64 -2.0 -0.2
11Justin Grimm 4 2 0 60 0 57.7 7.65 4.06 8.90 0.62 4.06 3.47018 4.31 -0.7 0.0
12Kyle Hendricks 5 1 0 8 8 50.7 7.11 1.95 5.51 0.53 1.78 3.40446 3.68 5.7 0.4
13Chris Rusin 0 0 0 4 0 12.7 11.37 3.55 5.68 0.71 7.11 4.03604 4.82 -0.1 0.0
14Tsuyoshi Wada 4 1 0 8 8 45.7 7.29 2.17 8.08 0.99 2.56 3.50473 3.66 4.5 0.3
15Jake Arrieta 7 4 0 20 20 124.3 6.73 2.32 9.19 0.36 2.53 2.36481 3.02 21.9 2.3
16Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 8 0 7.0 7.71 6.43 14.14 1.29 6.43 3.94582 3.02 1.1 0.1
17John Baker 1 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.08867 7.39 -7.5 0.0
18Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 5 0 5.3 6.75 3.38 8.44 1.69 1.69 5.33869 5.66 -0.6 -0.1
19Jason Hammel 8 5 0 17 17 108.7 7.29 1.90 8.61 0.83 2.98 3.14389 3.47 11.0 1.2
20Edwin Jackson 6 14 0 26 26 139.0 10.62 3.95 7.96 1.10 6.09 4.29011 4.45 5.1 0.2
21Jose Veras 0 1 0 12 0 13.3 8.10 7.43 8.77 1.35 8.10 6.23868 7.07 -3.7 -0.4
22Travis Wood 8 11 0 27 27 156.3 9.50 3.86 7.54 0.86 4.72 4.08015 4.29 17.4 0.5
23Wesley Wright 0 2 0 50 0 40.7 8.19 2.88 7.08 0.44 2.43 3.2608 3.91 -0.1 0.0
24Dan Straily 0 1 0 1 1 5.3 6.75 5.06 6.75 0.00 8.44 3.83868 5.99 -0.7 -0.1

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