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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 09-20)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 87 68 .561 - 3.84 3.73 0.11 4.8 14
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 83 71 .539 3.5 4.25 3.94 0.31 -2.5 12
3 Milwaukee Brewers 80 75 .516 7.0 4.08 4.10 -0.02 2.7 16
4 Cincinnati Reds 71 84 .458 16.0 3.65 3.81 -0.16 1.1 24
5 Chicago Cubs 69 86 .445 18.0 3.81 4.38 -0.57 -4.9 25


Top 10 prospects
2014 series

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Top prospect: Javier Baez
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2014 Rankings

69 Wins is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
86 Losses is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
.445 Win Pct is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
3.81 RS/G is tied for 25th in MLB, tied for 11th in league, 4th in division
4.38 RA/G is 23rd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
-0.57 Diff/G is tied for 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
-4.9 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: 09-21)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Milwaukee Brewers 4 3 .571 31 30 .264 .323 .427
St. Louis Cardinals 4 3 .571 31 27 .272 .328 .417
Chicago Cubs 3 4 .429 28 30 .245 .306 .412
Cincinnati Reds 3 4 .429 27 31 .250 .305 .396
Pittsburgh Pirates 4 4 .500 35 33 .260 .323 .408

Top offensive performers by VORP

Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

47.3 VORP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

32.0 VORP
Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro

28.3 VORP

Top pitching performers by ERA

Dan Straily
Dan Straily

13.89 ERA
Zac Rosscup
Zac Rosscup

10.32 ERA
Jose Veras
Jose Veras

8.10 ERA

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 584 85 24 1 31 74 67 111 4 4 .281 .380 .520 .334 47.3 5.0
2Jake Arrieta 45 3 2 0 0 1 2 15 0 0 .162 .205 .216 .172 32.0 0.3
3Starlin Castro 569 58 33 1 14 65 35 100 4 4 .292 .339 .438 .280 28.3 3.7
4Luis Valbuena 517 65 31 4 16 50 57 108 1 2 .250 .335 .441 .296 26.7 2.3
5Chris Coghlan 404 45 26 5 8 38 36 75 6 4 .283 .349 .449 .291 21.6 2.8
6Welington Castillo 397 26 19 0 11 42 25 96 0 0 .238 .299 .382 .261 19.4 2.2
7Travis Wood 65 9 2 0 3 10 1 17 0 0 .236 .276 .436 .280 16.7 1.5
8Emilio Bonifacio 298 35 14 3 2 18 16 49 14 6 .279 .318 .373 .263 13.9 1.1
9Jason Hammel 39 2 0 0 0 3 1 14 0 0 .143 .167 .143 .120 12.8 0.0
10Justin Ruggiano 250 29 13 1 6 28 18 70 2 4 .281 .337 .429 .292 12.6 1.3
11Jeff Samardzija 38 3 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265 .170 9.9 0.3
12Kyle Hendricks 28 1 0 0 0 1 3 11 0 0 .091 .200 .091 .139 9.4 0.2
13Tsuyoshi Wada 22 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 .053 .100 .053 .123 7.3 0.1
14Jorge Soler 71 10 6 1 5 18 5 16 0 0 .344 .380 .703 .376 7.1 0.7
15Carlos Villanueva 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .035 6.5 -0.1
16Edwin Jackson 44 2 2 0 0 0 0 21 0 0 .175 .175 .225 .184 6.1 0.3
17Ryan Sweeney 226 22 9 0 3 20 15 33 0 0 .251 .304 .338 .251 3.0 0.2
18Arismendy Alcantara 274 31 9 1 10 26 17 78 8 5 .214 .267 .377 .239 2.2 0.1
19Justin Grimm 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 1.5 0.0
20Dallas Beeler 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .188 1.0 0.0
21Darwin Barney 217 18 10 2 2 16 9 31 1 0 .230 .265 .328 .229 1.0 0.0
22Ryan Kalish 120 12 3 4 0 5 8 25 3 2 .243 .294 .342 .249 0.3 -0.1
23Eric Jokisch 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .146 0.3 0.0
24Chris Rusin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 0.0 0.0
25Rafael Lopez 9 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .143 .222 .143 .203 -0.3 0.0
26Logan Watkins 59 8 2 0 1 6 0 13 1 0 .259 .271 .345 .232 -0.6 -0.1
27Chris Valaika 119 9 4 0 3 12 6 33 1 0 .236 .286 .355 .233 -0.8 0.0
28Felix Doubront 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .153 -1.1 0.0
29Matthew Szczur 56 4 2 0 1 4 4 7 0 0 .250 .304 .346 .223 -1.3 0.0
30Mike Olt 255 23 8 0 12 33 24 98 0 1 .161 .247 .359 .236 -1.5 -0.3
31Dan Straily 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .299 -1.7 0.0
32Brian Schlitter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .742 -1.9 0.1
33Eli Whiteside 26 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 1 0 .120 .115 .160 .114 -2.1 -0.2
34Jacob Turner 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.008 -2.9 -0.1
35Junior Lake 322 30 10 3 9 25 14 108 7 3 .214 .249 .355 .226 -3.2 -0.1
36Javier Baez 197 22 6 0 9 18 13 82 4 1 .169 .228 .350 .206 -4.2 -0.8
37John Baker 204 9 7 0 0 15 18 57 0 0 .196 .274 .235 .199 -9.7 -1.1
38Nate Schierholtz 341 29 10 3 6 33 18 76 4 4 .192 .240 .300 .210 -12.3 -1.3
39Kyuji Fujikawa 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
41Blake Parker 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Hector Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Jose Veras 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
45Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
46Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
47James Russell 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 ERA descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Descending
ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Dan Straily 0 1 0 5 1 11.7 14.66 6.17 8.49 0.77 13.89 4.64138 5.99 -1.7 -0.2
2Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 16 0 11.3 9.53 9.53 13.50 1.59 10.32 5.56913 5.97 -1.9 -0.2
3Jose Veras 0 1 0 12 0 13.3 8.10 7.43 8.77 1.35 8.10 6.24854 7.02 -3.3 -0.4
4Chris Rusin 0 0 0 4 0 12.7 11.37 3.55 5.68 0.71 7.11 4.0459 4.86 0.0 0.0
5Jacob Turner 1 3 0 6 4 24.7 10.95 2.55 4.38 1.09 6.93 4.55799 5.74 -2.9 -0.2
6Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 4 0 4.0 9.00 4.50 9.00 2.25 6.75 5.84853 6.37 -0.8 -0.1
7Edwin Jackson 6 15 0 27 27 139.7 10.83 4.00 7.93 1.16 6.38 4.40879 4.61 6.1 0.3
8Blake Parker 1 1 0 16 0 19.0 10.42 1.89 9.95 1.42 5.68 3.57222 4.68 -0.9 -0.1
9Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 14 0 12.0 11.25 4.50 12.75 1.50 5.25 4.43186 3.37 1.1 0.1
10Travis Wood 8 12 0 30 30 168.7 9.71 3.95 7.36 1.07 4.86 4.44438 4.63 16.7 0.4
11Carlos Villanueva 5 7 2 41 5 75.7 10.35 2.26 8.33 0.71 4.64 3.15139 3.56 6.5 0.9
12Brian Schlitter 2 3 0 59 0 54.3 8.94 2.98 4.97 0.33 4.14 3.57706 4.77 -1.9 -0.2
13Felix Doubront 2 1 0 4 4 20.3 9.74 3.10 3.54 0.89 3.98 4.62312 5.93 -1.1 -0.1
14Justin Grimm 5 2 0 70 0 66.3 7.46 3.66 9.23 0.54 3.80 3.14376 4.06 1.5 0.2
15James Russell 0 2 1 44 0 33.3 6.48 4.32 7.02 0.81 3.51 4.23853 4.71 -0.9 -0.1
16Dallas Beeler 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 8.18 5.73 4.91 0.00 3.27 3.91671 3.99 1.0 0.1
17Tsuyoshi Wada 4 3 0 12 12 64.3 8.25 2.52 7.41 0.84 3.22 3.64257 3.74 7.3 0.7
18Wesley Wright 0 3 0 58 0 48.3 8.94 3.54 6.89 0.37 3.17 3.40888 3.97 1.0 0.1
19Jason Hammel 8 5 0 17 17 108.7 7.29 1.90 8.61 0.83 2.98 3.15375 3.46 12.8 1.4
20Jeff Samardzija 2 7 0 17 17 108.0 8.25 2.58 8.58 0.58 2.83 3.06149 3.90 9.9 0.8
21Jake Arrieta 9 5 0 24 24 149.7 6.73 2.41 9.44 0.30 2.65 2.2767 2.88 32.0 3.3
22Hector Rondon 4 4 26 60 0 59.3 7.58 2.28 9.25 0.30 2.58 2.23898 3.02 8.8 1.0
23Kyle Hendricks 7 2 0 12 12 75.0 8.04 1.68 5.16 0.36 2.28 3.19186 3.54 9.4 1.0
24Pedro Strop 2 4 2 61 0 57.0 5.53 3.95 10.42 0.32 2.21 2.7652 3.04 7.9 0.9
25Eric Jokisch 0 0 0 3 0 10.3 13.06 0.00 6.97 1.74 1.74 4.06628 5.01 0.3 0.0
26Neil Ramirez 2 3 3 47 0 40.7 6.42 3.32 11.29 0.44 1.55 2.48378 3.01 5.4 0.6
27John Baker 1 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.09853 7.49 -9.7 0.0

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