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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 07-20)
1 Milwaukee Brewers 54 45 .545 - 4.38 4.25 0.13 4.5 17
1 St. Louis Cardinals 54 45 .545 - 3.74 3.58 0.16 4.5 11
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 52 46 .531 1.5 4.11 4.08 0.03 3.0 14
4 Cincinnati Reds 51 47 .520 2.5 3.91 3.70 0.21 2.0 18
5 Chicago Cubs 40 57 .412 13.0 3.87 4.26 -0.39 -8.5 25

Top 10 prospects
2014 series

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Top prospect: Javier Baez
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2014 Rankings

40 Wins is tied for 28th in MLB, tied for 14th in league, 5th in division
57 Losses is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
.412 Win Pct is 28th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
3.87 RS/G is 26th in MLB, 11th in league, 4th in division
4.26 RA/G is 18th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
-0.39 Diff/G is 24th in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
-8.5 Pyth O/U is tied for 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division

Projected Rest-of-Season 2014 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 07-21)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
St. Louis Cardinals 33 30 .524 268 256 .267 .324 .409
Cincinnati Reds 32 32 .500 263 261 .255 .315 .410
Milwaukee Brewers 31 32 .492 275 275 .263 .321 .423
Pittsburgh Pirates 32 32 .500 267 267 .254 .321 .405
Chicago Cubs 30 35 .462 257 284 .251 .312 .401

Top offensive performers by VORP

Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

36.8 VORP
Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro

19.8 VORP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

17.9 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by VORP

Jose Veras
Jose Veras

-3.7 VORP
James Russell
James Russell

-2.5 VORP
Justin Grimm
Justin Grimm

-2.2 VORP

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 419 65 15 1 23 53 53 76 2 3 .281 .384 .522 .337 36.8 3.9
2Starlin Castro 414 43 26 1 11 53 27 72 3 2 .274 .326 .433 .276 19.8 2.7
3Jake Arrieta 26 2 1 0 0 1 1 8 0 0 .143 .182 .190 .147 17.9 0.0
4Luis Valbuena 308 34 23 3 5 25 35 64 0 2 .246 .331 .408 .285 14.8 1.3
5Chris Coghlan 181 25 13 2 5 16 19 31 4 1 .278 .358 .481 .310 13.6 1.3
6Jason Hammel 39 2 0 0 0 3 1 14 0 0 .143 .167 .143 .118 11.2 -0.1
7Justin Ruggiano 181 22 11 1 4 20 16 46 2 3 .284 .354 .438 .300 9.8 1.0
8Emilio Bonifacio 261 29 10 3 1 16 16 42 13 6 .261 .307 .340 .251 8.8 0.7
9Jeff Samardzija 38 3 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265 .170 8.2 0.2
10Welington Castillo 236 16 11 0 7 28 11 65 0 0 .236 .291 .384 .254 7.1 0.8
11Travis Wood 44 5 2 0 2 9 0 11 0 0 .243 .282 .459 .262 5.8 0.8
12Edwin Jackson 36 1 1 0 0 0 0 18 0 0 .118 .118 .147 .133 3.7 0.1
13Arismendy Alcantara 38 7 4 1 1 6 2 9 3 0 .286 .316 .543 .318 2.9 0.4
14Tsuyoshi Wada 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .310 1.8 0.1
15Darwin Barney 217 18 10 2 2 16 9 31 1 0 .230 .265 .328 .230 1.1 0.0
16Junior Lake 273 29 10 3 9 25 10 93 7 2 .219 .246 .385 .240 1.0 0.4
17Chris Rusin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 0.9 0.0
18Dallas Beeler 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .191 0.9 0.0
19Ryan Kalish 100 11 2 3 0 4 8 20 3 2 .242 .303 .330 .249 0.3 0.0
20Brian Schlitter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .765 0.3 0.1
21Carlos Villanueva 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .017 0.2 -0.1
22Kyle Hendricks 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .155 -0.7 0.0
23Mike Olt 208 20 4 0 12 30 19 81 0 1 .142 .226 .361 .227 -1.7 -0.4
24Eli Whiteside 26 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 1 0 .120 .115 .160 .111 -2.3 -0.2
25Ryan Sweeney 152 10 6 0 1 11 7 20 0 0 .220 .260 .284 .209 -5.1 -0.7
26John Baker 134 6 4 0 0 10 14 35 0 0 .216 .308 .250 .220 -5.1 -0.6
27Nate Schierholtz 310 26 10 3 5 31 15 68 4 4 .199 .245 .308 .214 -10.4 -0.9
28James Russell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
29Justin Grimm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
30Jose Veras 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
31Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Wesley Wright 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Hector Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Blake Parker 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
1Jose Veras 0 1 0 12 0 13.3 8.10 7.43 8.77 1.35 8.10 6.25257 7.05 -3.7 -0.4
2James Russell 0 1 1 39 0 28.3 6.35 4.13 6.99 0.95 2.86 4.40844 5.14 -2.5 -0.3
3Justin Grimm 2 2 0 45 0 42.3 8.29 4.46 8.93 0.85 4.46 3.97658 4.75 -2.2 -0.2
4Kyle Hendricks 0 0 0 1 1 6.0 7.50 4.50 10.50 1.50 6.00 4.93589 5.52 -0.7 -0.1
5Blake Parker 1 0 0 5 0 5.7 14.29 3.18 4.76 0.00 9.53 3.10256 4.11 0.2 0.0
6Carlos Villanueva 4 6 1 26 5 52.7 12.30 2.56 7.69 0.85 5.98 3.53927 4.15 0.2 0.2
7Brian Schlitter 2 3 0 44 0 42.7 7.17 1.90 4.64 0.42 3.16 3.38381 4.08 0.3 0.1
8Wesley Wright 0 1 0 34 0 26.7 7.43 2.36 7.43 0.34 2.36 2.84006 3.67 0.6 0.1
9Dallas Beeler 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 8.18 5.73 4.91 0.00 3.27 3.92074 3.96 0.9 0.1
10Chris Rusin 0 0 0 2 0 8.7 12.46 2.08 5.19 0.00 6.23 2.64102 3.12 0.9 0.2
11Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 7 0 6.0 9.00 6.00 15.00 1.50 7.50 3.93589 3.06 1.0 0.1
12Tsuyoshi Wada 0 0 0 1 1 5.0 9.00 1.80 5.40 0.00 0.00 2.50256 2.46 1.8 0.1
13Neil Ramirez 1 1 3 32 0 27.0 5.00 3.33 11.67 0.67 1.00 2.80626 3.00 2.8 0.3
14Edwin Jackson 5 10 0 20 20 110.7 10.08 3.98 8.13 1.06 5.61 4.23208 4.44 3.7 0.3
15Pedro Strop 1 4 2 36 0 32.7 6.34 4.68 10.19 0.55 3.03 3.28623 3.18 3.9 0.4
16Hector Rondon 2 3 11 35 0 34.3 9.17 3.41 10.22 0.26 3.93 2.34528 3.20 4.9 0.5
17Travis Wood 7 9 0 20 20 116.0 9.70 4.03 7.14 0.85 5.12 4.24911 4.58 5.8 -0.1
18Jeff Samardzija 2 7 0 17 17 108.0 8.25 2.58 8.58 0.58 2.83 3.06552 3.89 8.2 0.6
19Jason Hammel 8 5 0 17 17 108.7 7.29 1.90 8.61 0.83 2.98 3.15778 3.47 11.2 1.3
20Jake Arrieta 5 2 0 14 14 85.0 6.46 2.65 9.85 0.21 2.12 2.10256 2.62 17.9 2.0

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