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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 08-19)
1 Milwaukee Brewers 71 55 .563 - 4.33 3.94 0.39 4.1 12
2 St. Louis Cardinals 68 57 .544 2.5 3.78 3.82 -0.04 3.0 14
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 64 62 .508 7.0 4.20 4.25 -0.05 -0.9 16
4 Cincinnati Reds 61 65 .484 10.0 3.85 3.71 0.14 -0.5 19
5 Chicago Cubs 55 70 .440 15.5 3.79 4.17 -0.38 -7.3 23

Top 10 prospects
2014 series

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Top prospect: Javier Baez
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2014 Rankings

55 Wins is tied for 24th in MLB, tied for 12th in league, 5th in division
70 Losses is 25th in MLB, 12th in league, 5th in division
.440 Win Pct is 25th in MLB, 12th in league, 5th in division
3.79 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.17 RA/G is 16th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
-0.38 Diff/G is 23rd in MLB, 12th in league, 5th in division
-7.3 Pyth O/U is 28th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-20)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
St. Louis Cardinals 20 17 .541 160 147 .269 .323 .409
Milwaukee Brewers 18 18 .500 161 157 .264 .322 .425
Pittsburgh Pirates 18 18 .500 151 149 .255 .320 .404
Chicago Cubs 18 19 .486 151 158 .250 .310 .412
Cincinnati Reds 17 19 .472 142 148 .252 .309 .401

Top offensive performers by VORP

Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

48.9 VORP
Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro

27.2 VORP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

20.9 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by FIP

Hector Rondon
Hector Rondon

2.02466 FIP
Jacob Turner
Jacob Turner

2.24336 FIP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

2.28234 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 542 80 21 1 29 69 64 100 3 4 .279 .378 .517 .343 48.9 5.1
2Starlin Castro 535 53 31 1 13 64 34 95 4 3 .284 .333 .429 .280 27.2 3.8
3Jake Arrieta 36 2 1 0 0 1 1 12 0 0 .138 .167 .172 .148 20.9 0.1
4Chris Coghlan 285 34 19 4 6 23 28 50 5 4 .274 .348 .452 .299 18.3 2.3
5Luis Valbuena 401 43 24 3 10 40 44 87 0 2 .237 .320 .406 .283 17.2 1.6
6Emilio Bonifacio 298 35 14 3 2 18 16 49 14 6 .279 .318 .373 .270 16.0 1.3
7Welington Castillo 319 20 15 0 9 33 21 80 0 0 .236 .303 .382 .265 15.2 1.7
8Travis Wood 55 8 2 0 3 10 1 14 0 0 .261 .306 .500 .306 14.9 1.4
9Justin Ruggiano 245 28 13 1 5 26 18 68 2 4 .279 .336 .416 .295 12.9 1.4
10Jason Hammel 39 2 0 0 0 3 1 14 0 0 .143 .167 .143 .119 10.4 0.0
11Jeff Samardzija 38 3 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265 .171 7.1 0.3
12Ryan Sweeney 210 20 8 0 3 20 14 31 0 0 .260 .312 .349 .265 5.5 0.5
13Edwin Jackson 43 2 2 0 0 0 0 21 0 0 .154 .154 .205 .170 5.2 0.2
14Kyle Hendricks 20 1 0 0 0 1 3 7 0 0 .143 .294 .143 .200 5.0 0.4
15Tsuyoshi Wada 13 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .000 .091 .000 .143 4.4 0.1
16Carlos Villanueva 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .012 3.3 -0.1
17Javier Baez 64 10 2 0 5 9 3 25 0 0 .230 .266 .508 .284 2.5 0.1
18Darwin Barney 217 18 10 2 2 16 9 31 1 0 .230 .265 .328 .232 1.4 0.1
19Arismendy Alcantara 162 15 8 1 3 12 12 42 5 3 .212 .280 .342 .238 1.0 0.3
20Dallas Beeler 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .194 0.8 0.0
21Ryan Kalish 100 11 2 3 0 4 8 20 3 2 .242 .303 .330 .254 0.7 0.0
22Jacob Turner 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.022 0.1 0.0
23Chris Rusin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 -0.3 0.0
24Matthew Szczur 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -0.6 -0.1
25Dan Straily 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .301 -0.7 0.0
26Junior Lake 305 30 10 3 9 25 10 102 7 3 .216 .243 .364 .230 -1.9 0.0
27Eli Whiteside 26 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 1 0 .120 .115 .160 .112 -2.2 -0.2
28Brian Schlitter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .794 -2.3 0.2
29Chris Valaika 32 2 0 0 0 3 2 10 0 0 .172 .219 .172 .150 -2.3 -0.3
30Mike Olt 212 20 4 0 12 30 19 84 0 1 .139 .222 .353 .223 -2.3 -0.5
31John Baker 168 8 6 0 0 13 15 47 0 0 .195 .275 .235 .202 -8.1 -0.9
32Nate Schierholtz 341 29 10 3 6 33 18 76 4 4 .192 .240 .300 .212 -12.0 -1.2
33Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Blake Parker 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Justin Grimm 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
39Hector Rondon 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
41Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Zac Rosscup 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 18 49 0 48.3 8.38 2.42 9.68 0.19 2.98 2.02466 2.90 6.9 0.8
2Jacob Turner 0 0 0 1 0 2.3 0.00 0.00 3.86 0.00 0.00 2.24336 2.72 0.1 0.0
3Jake Arrieta 6 4 0 19 19 117.3 6.83 2.38 9.36 0.31 2.61 2.28234 2.95 20.9 2.2
4Neil Ramirez 1 1 3 36 0 30.7 5.58 3.23 11.45 0.59 1.17 2.67661 2.74 4.0 0.4
5Pedro Strop 2 4 2 50 0 46.7 5.79 4.05 10.03 0.39 2.51 2.90766 3.10 5.0 0.6
6Blake Parker 1 1 0 9 0 12.3 8.76 2.92 9.49 0.73 6.57 3.01944 4.88 -0.7 -0.1
7Jeff Samardzija 2 7 0 17 17 108.0 8.25 2.58 8.58 0.58 2.83 3.06348 3.89 7.1 0.4
8Jason Hammel 8 5 0 17 17 108.7 7.29 1.90 8.61 0.83 2.98 3.15573 3.47 10.4 1.2
9Carlos Villanueva 5 6 2 35 5 64.7 10.44 2.37 7.79 0.70 4.87 3.25516 3.71 3.3 0.5
10Wesley Wright 0 2 0 47 0 37.0 8.27 3.16 6.81 0.49 2.68 3.50592 4.20 -1.6 -0.2
11Kyle Hendricks 5 1 0 7 7 48.7 6.47 2.03 5.36 0.55 1.48 3.51148 3.76 5.0 0.3
12Tsuyoshi Wada 3 1 0 7 7 39.3 8.24 2.29 7.55 0.92 2.75 3.58357 3.44 4.4 0.4
13Justin Grimm 3 2 0 58 0 53.3 7.93 4.22 8.94 0.68 4.22 3.60677 4.55 -2.0 -0.2
14Brian Schlitter 2 3 0 53 0 49.3 7.84 2.74 4.56 0.36 3.47 3.64782 4.63 -2.3 -0.3
15Dan Straily 0 1 0 1 1 5.3 6.75 5.06 6.75 0.00 8.44 3.85052 5.97 -0.7 -0.1
16Dallas Beeler 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 8.18 5.73 4.91 0.00 3.27 3.9187 3.91 0.8 0.1
17Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 7 0 6.0 9.00 6.00 15.00 1.50 7.50 3.93385 3.08 1.0 0.1
18Chris Rusin 0 0 0 4 0 12.7 11.37 3.55 5.68 0.71 7.11 4.04789 4.82 -0.3 0.0
19Travis Wood 7 10 0 25 25 144.3 9.67 4.05 7.48 0.87 4.86 4.17442 4.39 14.9 0.3
20Edwin Jackson 6 13 0 25 25 136.3 10.30 3.89 7.99 1.06 5.74 4.21543 4.36 5.2 0.3
21James Russell 0 2 1 44 0 33.3 6.48 4.32 7.02 0.81 3.51 4.24052 4.67 -1.7 -0.2
22John Baker 1 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.10052 7.35 -8.1 0.0
23Jose Veras 0 1 0 12 0 13.3 8.10 7.43 8.77 1.35 8.10 6.25053 7.07 -3.9 -0.4
24Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 4 0 3.3 5.40 5.40 5.40 2.70 2.70 8.50057 9.31 -1.6 -0.2

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