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2016 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 Chicago Cubs 82 45 .646 - 5.14 3.42 1.72 -8.7 1
2 St. Louis Cardinals 68 59 .535 14.0 5.00 4.35 0.65 -8.0 7
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 65 61 .516 16.5 4.52 4.45 0.07 5.8 19
4 Milwaukee Brewers 56 72 .438 26.5 4.11 4.73 -0.62 2.0 24
5 Cincinnati Reds 54 73 .425 28.0 4.47 5.38 -0.91 8.4 29


Top 10 prospects
2016 series

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Top prospect: Gleyber Torres
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2016 Rankings

82 Wins is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
45 Losses is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.646 Win Pct is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.14 RS/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.42 RA/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
1.72 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-8.7 Pyth O/U is 31st in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-27)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 20 15 .571 160 134 .247 .324 .413
St. Louis Cardinals 18 17 .514 149 141 .254 .314 .411
Milwaukee Brewers 16 18 .471 144 158 .242 .306 .396
Cincinnati Reds 16 19 .457 143 161 .246 .305 .385
Pittsburgh Pirates 17 19 .472 148 155 .258 .323 .396

Bottom offensive performers by VORP

Felix Pena
Felix Pena

0.0 VORP
Joe Nathan
Joe Nathan

0.0 VORP
Gerardo Concepcion
Gerardo Concepcion

0.0 VORP

Top pitching performers by HR9

Brian Matusz
Brian Matusz

9.00 HR9
Joe Smith
Joe Smith

7.36 HR9
Joel Peralta
Joel Peralta

4.50 HR9

Hitters by VORP ascending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Ascending
VORP

BWARP
1Felix Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
2Joe Nathan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
3Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
4Joe Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
5Brian Matusz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
6Aroldis Chapman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
7Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
8Justin Grimm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
9Adam Warren 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .073 -5.7 0.0
10Jason Heyward 476 48 21 1 6 34 42 80 8 3 .227 .303 .323 .235 -3.2 -0.3
11Joel Peralta 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -2.0 0.0
12Spencer Patton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -1.0 -0.1
13Kyle Schwarber 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .097 -0.7 -0.1
14Tim Federowicz 27 3 2 0 0 2 1 9 0 0 .192 .222 .269 .212 -0.6 -0.2
15Jeimer Candelario 14 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 .091 .286 .091 .176 -0.5 -0.1
16Munenori Kawasaki 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 .333 .231 0.0 0.0
17Travis Wood 10 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .222 .300 .222 .187 0.1 0.1
18Clayton Richard 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 0.8 0.0
19Ryan Kalish 10 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .286 .444 .286 .303 1.1 0.1
20Chris Coghlan 69 14 4 1 0 5 12 19 0 0 .222 .377 .333 .271 1.6 0.3
21Rob Zastryzny 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .032 1.8 0.0
22Mike Montgomery 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .129 2.2 0.0
23Albert Almora 86 8 7 0 2 9 3 15 0 0 .265 .291 .422 .263 4.2 0.4
24Miguel Montero 228 25 5 1 5 24 34 48 1 0 .195 .320 .311 .245 4.5 1.4
25Trevor Cahill 11 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .125 .222 .125 .169 4.7 0.1
26Carl Edwards Jr 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 5.2 0.0
27Pedro Strop 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 5.3 0.0
28Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .058 6.4 0.0
29Tommy La Stella 122 14 9 1 2 8 14 22 0 0 .295 .388 .457 .302 7.6 0.6
30Matt Szczur 164 28 8 1 5 22 10 28 2 3 .283 .331 .447 .288 9.6 1.1
31Jorge Soler 205 30 7 0 9 25 20 48 0 0 .240 .322 .430 .290 9.8 0.7
32Willson Contreras 214 25 9 1 8 26 21 49 2 1 .268 .350 .453 .283 11.6 1.1
33Jason Hammel 58 6 3 0 0 7 1 22 0 0 .255 .268 .309 .227 13.0 0.7
34David Ross 169 20 5 0 8 27 26 41 0 1 .237 .352 .452 .299 14.7 2.1
35Javier Baez 348 38 15 0 13 47 13 87 11 3 .274 .313 .439 .279 15.6 1.8
36John Lackey 61 1 2 0 0 2 2 27 0 0 .107 .138 .143 .116 16.2 -0.2
37Jon Lester 59 2 2 0 0 4 5 15 0 0 .065 .157 .109 .110 25.7 -0.1
38Kyle Hendricks 52 1 0 0 0 2 1 24 0 0 .116 .156 .116 .126 29.3 0.3
39Jake Arrieta 58 6 2 1 2 6 4 24 0 0 .264 .316 .453 .283 30.9 1.3
40Addison Russell 488 53 18 3 19 84 47 114 4 1 .248 .332 .438 .287 31.3 3.5
41Dexter Fowler 419 65 22 4 10 39 57 92 8 4 .276 .389 .448 .310 32.3 2.5
42Ben Zobrist 513 79 27 2 14 66 72 65 4 4 .283 .386 .452 .304 38.0 3.5
43Anthony Rizzo 541 76 37 4 25 88 63 84 3 4 .297 .396 .557 .342 46.0 5.6
44Kris Bryant 560 107 30 1 35 89 60 124 8 5 .303 .395 .587 .361 74.7 8.0

Pitchers by HR9 descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Descending
HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Brian Matusz 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 18.00 6.00 6.00 9.00 18.00 17.86 9.41 -1.4 -0.2
2Joe Smith 0 0 0 6 0 3.7 14.73 9.82 2.45 7.36 7.36 16.55 4.75 0.1 0.0
3Joel Peralta 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 13.50 2.25 11.25 4.50 9.00 8.69 3.56 0.6 0.1
4Adam Warren 3 2 0 29 1 35.0 7.97 4.89 6.94 1.80 5.91 5.87 5.98 -3.7 -0.4
5Travis Wood 4 0 0 63 0 51.7 7.32 3.83 6.97 1.39 3.14 4.99 5.95 -5.6 -0.6
6Hector Rondon 2 3 18 45 0 43.7 5.98 1.24 10.51 1.24 2.47 3.12 2.83 10.4 1.1
7Jason Hammel 13 6 0 24 24 137.7 7.26 2.88 7.52 1.18 3.07 4.31 4.78 9.0 1.0
8Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 9.39 11.74 1.17 4.70 5.41 5.51 -0.4 0.0
9Jon Lester 14 4 0 25 25 154.0 7.19 2.51 9.00 1.11 2.81 3.71 3.38 34.1 3.7
10Spencer Patton 1 1 0 11 0 16.3 8.27 5.51 8.27 1.10 4.96 4.78 5.21 -0.4 0.0
11John Lackey 9 7 0 24 24 158.3 6.93 2.44 8.87 1.08 3.41 3.76 3.69 29.5 3.2
12Justin Grimm 1 0 0 54 0 42.7 7.59 3.38 10.55 1.05 4.01 3.56 3.49 7.1 0.8
13Mike Montgomery 1 1 0 9 2 18.0 9.00 5.50 11.00 1.00 3.50 4.52 3.20 3.8 0.4
14Trevor Cahill 3 3 0 36 1 52.3 6.88 4.82 9.46 0.86 2.75 4.16 4.16 5.0 0.5
15Pedro Strop 2 2 0 50 0 43.7 5.36 2.68 11.54 0.82 2.89 2.91 2.57 11.7 1.3
16Kyle Hendricks 12 7 0 25 24 152.0 6.75 2.25 7.99 0.77 2.19 3.41 3.61 29.6 3.2
17Jake Arrieta 16 5 0 25 25 161.7 5.90 3.45 8.80 0.61 2.62 3.34 3.65 31.0 3.3
18Carl Edwards Jr 0 1 0 23 0 24.0 3.38 3.75 12.38 0.38 3.38 2.23 2.71 6.0 0.6
19Aroldis Chapman 0 1 10 16 0 13.7 5.27 1.98 15.15 0.00 1.32 0.48 2.20 4.2 0.5
20Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 7.71 3.86 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.76 4.22 0.2 0.0
21Rob Zastryzny 0 0 0 2 0 3.7 9.82 4.91 14.73 0.00 0.00 1.55 3.09 0.8 0.1
22Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.3 27.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.75 5.44 5.01 0.0 0.0
23Felix Pena 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 13.50 6.75 20.25 0.00 20.25 0.94 3.84 0.2 0.0
24Joe Nathan 1 0 0 3 0 2.0 9.00 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 2.19 4.23 0.2 0.0
25Clayton Richard 0 1 1 25 0 14.0 14.79 4.50 4.50 0.00 6.43 4.12 4.98 0.3 0.0

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