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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: 08-26)
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

47.1 VORP
Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro

26.4 VORP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

21.9 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by FIP

Hector Rondon
Hector Rondon

1.99745 FIP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

2.3645 FIP
Jacob Turner
Jacob Turner

2.62682 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 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 FIP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA
Sorted Ascending
FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Hector 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
2Jake 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
3Jacob 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
4Blake 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
5Neil 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
6Pedro 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
7Jeff 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
8Jason 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
9Wesley 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
10Carlos 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
11Kyle 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
12Justin 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
13Tsuyoshi 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
14Brian 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
15Dan 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
16Dallas 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
17Zac 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
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
19Travis 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
20James 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
21Edwin 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
22Kyuji 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
23John 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
24Jose 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

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