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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 09-18)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 85 68 .556 - 3.82 3.75 0.07 4.6 14
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 82 70 .539 2.5 4.28 3.97 0.31 -2.2 13
3 Milwaukee Brewers 79 74 .516 6.0 4.12 4.13 -0.01 2.4 16
4 Cincinnati Reds 71 82 .464 14.0 3.66 3.80 -0.14 1.3 24
5 Chicago Cubs 68 85 .444 17.0 3.77 4.30 -0.53 -5.1 25


Top 10 prospects
2014 series

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Top prospect: Javier Baez
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2014 Rankings

68 Wins is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
85 Losses is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
.444 Win Pct is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
3.77 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.30 RA/G is 21st in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
-0.53 Diff/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
-5.1 Pyth O/U is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division

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Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 09-19)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Milwaukee Brewers 5 4 .556 41 38 .265 .323 .428
St. Louis Cardinals 5 4 .556 40 35 .272 .328 .416
Chicago Cubs 4 5 .444 36 39 .245 .306 .410
Cincinnati Reds 4 5 .444 35 38 .250 .305 .396
Pittsburgh Pirates 5 5 .500 43 41 .261 .323 .409

Top offensive performers by OBP

Brian Schlitter
Brian Schlitter

1.000 OBP
Dan Straily
Dan Straily

.500 OBP
Jorge Soler
Jorge Soler

.406 OBP

Bottom pitching performers by VORP

John Baker
John Baker

-9.9 VORP
Jose Veras
Jose Veras

-3.4 VORP
Jacob Turner
Jacob Turner

-3.0 VORP

Hitters by OBP descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG
Sorted Descending
OBP

SLG

TAv

VORP

BWARP
1Brian Schlitter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .744 -2.1 0.1
2Dan Straily 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .298 0.8 0.0
3Jorge Soler 64 9 6 0 5 17 5 14 0 0 .368 .406 .737 .403 7.9 0.8
4Anthony Rizzo 576 83 23 1 31 72 67 109 4 4 .278 .377 .518 .334 46.6 4.8
5Chris Coghlan 398 41 25 5 6 35 35 75 6 4 .272 .339 .421 .280 17.4 2.3
6Starlin Castro 569 58 33 1 14 65 35 100 4 4 .292 .339 .438 .281 28.8 3.7
7Justin Ruggiano 250 29 13 1 6 28 18 70 2 4 .281 .337 .429 .294 13.0 1.4
8Luis Valbuena 512 64 30 4 16 50 55 107 1 2 .249 .333 .439 .296 26.7 2.3
9Emilio Bonifacio 298 35 14 3 2 18 16 49 14 6 .279 .318 .373 .265 14.5 1.1
10Ryan Sweeney 226 22 9 0 3 20 15 33 0 0 .251 .304 .338 .253 3.3 0.2
11Matthew Szczur 53 3 1 0 1 4 4 7 0 0 .245 .302 .327 .216 -1.3 0.0
12Ryan Kalish 118 12 3 4 0 5 8 25 3 2 .248 .299 .349 .255 1.0 0.0
13Welington Castillo 397 26 19 0 11 42 25 96 0 0 .238 .299 .382 .263 20.0 2.3
14Felix Doubront 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .175 1.7 0.0
15Chris Valaika 113 9 3 0 3 12 6 31 1 0 .231 .283 .346 .232 -0.8 0.0
16Travis Wood 65 9 2 0 3 10 1 17 0 0 .236 .276 .436 .282 16.3 1.5
17Logan Watkins 55 8 1 0 1 5 0 13 1 0 .259 .273 .333 .231 -0.7 -0.2
18John Baker 199 9 7 0 0 14 18 56 0 0 .190 .270 .230 .197 -9.9 -1.1
19Darwin Barney 217 18 10 2 2 16 9 31 1 0 .230 .265 .328 .230 1.2 0.0
20Arismendy Alcantara 265 28 8 1 9 22 15 75 8 5 .212 .261 .363 .233 0.6 -0.1
21Dallas Beeler 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .191 1.0 0.0
22Mike Olt 250 22 8 0 12 33 24 96 0 1 .156 .244 .358 .235 -1.7 -0.3
23Junior Lake 317 30 10 3 9 25 13 107 7 3 .210 .244 .353 .224 -3.8 -0.1
24Nate Schierholtz 341 29 10 3 6 33 18 76 4 4 .192 .240 .300 .211 -12.2 -1.2
25Javier Baez 187 22 6 0 9 18 12 78 4 1 .178 .235 .368 .215 -2.6 -0.5
26Jake Arrieta 45 3 2 0 0 1 2 15 0 0 .162 .205 .216 .173 30.7 0.3
27Kyle Hendricks 28 1 0 0 0 1 3 11 0 0 .091 .200 .091 .138 9.2 0.2
28Edwin Jackson 44 2 2 0 0 0 0 21 0 0 .175 .175 .225 .184 7.2 0.3
29Jason Hammel 39 2 0 0 0 3 1 14 0 0 .143 .167 .143 .121 12.5 0.0
30Jeff Samardzija 38 3 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265 .171 9.5 0.3
31Eli Whiteside 26 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 1 0 .120 .115 .160 .114 -2.1 -0.2
32Tsuyoshi Wada 22 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 .053 .100 .053 .123 7.0 0.1
33Jacob Turner 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -3.0 -0.1
34Chris Rusin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 0.0 0.0
35Justin Grimm 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 1.5 0.0
36Carlos Villanueva 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .033 5.6 -0.1
37Rafael Lopez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .005 -0.8 -0.1
38Eric Jokisch 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .199 2.8 0.0
39Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Blake Parker 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Jose Veras 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
44Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
45James Russell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
46Wesley Wright 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
47Hector Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
48Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA
Sorted Ascending
VORP

PWARP
1John Baker 1 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.09988 7.42 -9.9 0.0
2Jose Veras 0 1 0 12 0 13.3 8.10 7.43 8.77 1.35 8.10 6.24989 7.02 -3.4 -0.4
3Jacob Turner 1 3 0 6 4 24.7 10.95 2.55 4.38 1.09 6.93 4.55934 5.72 -3.0 -0.2
4Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 15 0 10.3 10.45 9.58 12.19 1.74 11.32 6.09989 6.44 -2.4 -0.3
5Brian Schlitter 2 3 0 58 0 53.7 8.89 3.02 4.86 0.34 4.19 3.62162 4.76 -2.1 -0.2
6Blake Parker 1 1 0 15 0 18.0 10.00 2.00 9.50 1.50 6.00 3.8221 5.01 -1.7 -0.2
7James Russell 0 2 1 44 0 33.3 6.48 4.32 7.02 0.81 3.51 4.23988 4.69 -1.0 -0.1
8Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 3 0 3.0 12.00 3.00 9.00 3.00 9.00 6.43321 6.72 -0.8 -0.1
9Chris Rusin 0 0 0 4 0 12.7 11.37 3.55 5.68 0.71 7.11 4.04724 4.85 0.0 0.0
10Dan Straily 0 1 0 4 1 10.3 13.06 5.23 7.84 0.00 10.45 3.3902 4.14 0.8 0.1
11Dallas Beeler 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 8.18 5.73 4.91 0.00 3.27 3.91806 3.97 1.0 0.1
12Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 13 0 11.0 12.27 4.09 13.09 1.64 5.73 4.46351 3.31 1.0 0.1
13Wesley Wright 0 3 0 57 0 46.3 8.74 3.50 7.19 0.39 3.11 3.35887 3.87 1.2 0.1
14Justin Grimm 4 2 0 69 0 65.3 7.58 3.58 9.37 0.55 3.86 3.09988 4.00 1.5 0.2
15Felix Doubront 2 1 0 3 3 18.0 8.00 2.00 3.00 0.00 1.50 3.09988 3.83 1.7 0.1
16Eric Jokisch 0 0 0 2 0 7.0 14.14 0.00 7.71 0.00 1.29 1.38559 1.66 2.8 0.3
17Neil Ramirez 2 3 3 47 0 40.7 6.42 3.32 11.29 0.44 1.55 2.48512 3.00 5.2 0.6
18Carlos Villanueva 5 7 2 40 5 74.0 10.58 2.31 8.27 0.73 4.74 3.20799 3.69 5.6 0.8
19Tsuyoshi Wada 4 3 0 12 12 64.3 8.25 2.52 7.41 0.84 3.22 3.64392 3.72 7.0 0.7
20Edwin Jackson 6 14 0 26 26 139.0 10.62 3.95 7.96 1.10 6.09 4.30132 4.46 7.2 0.4
21Pedro Strop 2 4 2 61 0 57.0 5.53 3.95 10.42 0.32 2.21 2.76655 3.03 7.7 0.8
22Hector Rondon 4 4 25 59 0 58.3 7.71 2.31 9.26 0.31 2.62 2.25988 2.99 8.5 0.9
23Kyle Hendricks 7 2 0 12 12 75.0 8.04 1.68 5.16 0.36 2.28 3.19321 3.52 9.2 1.0
24Jeff Samardzija 2 7 0 17 17 108.0 8.25 2.58 8.58 0.58 2.83 3.06284 3.89 9.5 0.7
25Jason Hammel 8 5 0 17 17 108.7 7.29 1.90 8.61 0.83 2.98 3.15509 3.45 12.5 1.4
26Travis Wood 8 12 0 30 30 168.7 9.71 3.95 7.36 1.07 4.86 4.44573 4.62 16.3 0.3
27Jake Arrieta 9 5 0 24 24 149.7 6.73 2.41 9.44 0.30 2.65 2.27805 2.92 30.7 3.1

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