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2017 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 Chicago Cubs 65 57 .533 - 4.84 4.41 0.43 -5.8 8
2 Milwaukee Brewers 64 60 .516 2.0 4.64 4.51 0.13 3.7 15
3 St. Louis Cardinals 63 60 .512 2.5 4.75 4.33 0.42 -4.6 9
4 Pittsburgh Pirates 59 64 .480 6.5 4.27 4.63 -0.36 3.3 20
5 Cincinnati Reds 53 71 .427 13.0 4.79 5.54 -0.75 -0.2 26


Top 10 prospects
2017 series

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2017 Rankings

65 Wins is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
57 Losses is 11th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
.533 Win Pct is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
4.84 RS/G is tied for 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
4.41 RA/G is 12th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
0.43 Diff/G is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
-5.8 Pyth O/U is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-20)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 23 17 .575 187 159 .247 .324 .415
St. Louis Cardinals 20 19 .513 172 167 .253 .319 .416
Milwaukee Brewers 18 20 .474 171 179 .244 .308 .411
Pittsburgh Pirates 19 20 .487 173 173 .259 .326 .405
Cincinnati Reds 17 21 .447 172 190 .251 .315 .411

Top offensive performers by AVG

Tommy La Stella
Tommy La Stella

.310 AVG
Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

.290 AVG
Jon Jay
Jon Jay

.290 AVG

Top pitching performers by IP

Jon Lester
Jon Lester

148.3 IP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

146.3 IP
John Lackey
John Lackey

131.0 IP

Hitters by AVG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS
Sorted Descending
AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Tommy La Stella 88 13 7 0 2 8 13 9 0 0 .310 .420 .493 .334 8.6 0.7
2Kris Bryant 505 81 26 4 23 55 72 96 7 4 .290 .402 .534 .320 49.9 5.2
3Jon Jay 302 42 14 2 2 25 31 60 3 1 .290 .385 .382 .270 12.4 0.5
4Miguel Montero 112 12 3 0 4 8 11 24 1 0 .286 .366 .439 .284 7.7 0.7
5Albert Almora 250 29 12 0 5 26 18 42 1 0 .285 .335 .404 .255 9.2 0.8
6Willson Contreras 378 46 20 0 21 70 33 91 3 3 .274 .342 .519 .302 30.1 2.9
7Javier Baez 373 52 18 2 20 58 19 106 5 2 .272 .310 .509 .275 19.5 1.4
8Anthony Rizzo 528 71 23 1 28 83 67 67 8 3 .270 .388 .518 .304 29.5 3.9
9Victor Caratini 44 6 3 0 1 2 2 10 0 0 .268 .318 .415 .225 -0.1 -0.1
10Jason Heyward 351 45 10 4 8 40 26 52 2 3 .252 .311 .383 .245 4.0 1.6
11Ian Happ 294 39 13 2 17 42 25 89 7 3 .244 .315 .504 .273 12.9 0.9
12Addison Russell 348 46 20 3 10 36 25 81 2 1 .241 .305 .417 .254 11.8 1.4
13Ben Zobrist 357 39 13 3 8 33 40 51 2 1 .224 .315 .361 .238 0.8 -0.1
14Matt Szczur 23 2 1 0 0 3 2 4 0 0 .211 .273 .263 .212 -1.0 -0.1
15Alex Avila 34 3 1 0 3 8 4 10 0 0 .207 .303 .552 .280 2.1 0.2
16Kyle Schwarber 374 48 14 1 20 40 50 115 0 0 .204 .321 .442 .260 8.4 1.1
17Jeimer Candelario 36 2 2 0 1 3 1 12 0 0 .152 .222 .303 .196 -1.2 0.0
18Jake Arrieta 56 2 0 1 1 5 1 27 0 0 .151 .167 .245 .162 2.0 0.6
19Brett Anderson 8 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .175 0.6 0.0
20Jon Lester 52 4 2 0 1 5 3 21 1 0 .136 .188 .250 .168 2.4 0.2
21John Lackey 48 1 1 0 0 1 1 18 1 0 .136 .156 .159 .123 0.5 -0.1
22Mike Montgomery 21 2 1 0 1 3 0 8 0 0 .111 .111 .333 .175 0.9 0.1
23Jose Quintana 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .109 0.0 0.0
24Kyle Hendricks 30 1 0 0 0 3 0 19 0 0 .069 .069 .069 .056 -1.7 -0.2
25Eddie Butler 19 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 .067 .125 .067 .147 0.8 0.1
26Justin Grimm 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.117 -0.7 -0.1
27Mark Zagunis 18 0 0 0 0 1 4 6 2 0 .000 .222 .000 .162 -0.9 -0.1
28Rob Zastryzny 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -0.3 0.0
29Dylan Floro 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.072 -0.8 -0.1
30Carl Edwards Jr 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .011 -0.1 0.1
31Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -0.1 0.0
32Brian Duensing 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.059 -0.7 -0.1
33Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Seth Frankoff 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Koji Uehara 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Felix Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 .529 0.5 0.1
37Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Justin Wilson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Pierce Johnson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Jack Leathersich 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jon Lester 8 7 0 26 26 148.3 8.68 2.79 9.40 1.21 4.37 3.79 3.37 36.7 3.7
2Jake Arrieta 13 8 0 25 25 146.3 7.93 2.89 8.67 1.11 3.63 3.95 4.17 23.3 2.3
3John Lackey 10 9 0 23 23 131.0 8.93 2.95 7.90 1.99 4.67 5.49 5.71 -1.7 -0.2
4Mike Montgomery 3 6 3 35 8 96.3 7.47 4.20 7.19 0.75 3.64 4.23 4.63 7.8 0.8
5Kyle Hendricks 4 4 0 16 16 88.7 8.32 3.05 7.61 1.12 3.45 4.14 4.50 10.8 1.1
6Eddie Butler 4 3 0 13 11 54.7 8.23 4.61 4.94 0.66 3.95 4.63 7.05 -9.0 -0.9
7Brian Duensing 0 1 0 51 0 50.0 7.74 1.80 9.90 0.90 2.52 2.95 3.56 9.1 0.9
8Carl Edwards Jr 3 3 0 55 0 49.7 3.99 5.62 13.05 1.09 3.62 3.80 2.62 14.2 1.4
9Pedro Strop 3 3 0 54 0 47.7 6.42 3.59 9.44 0.76 3.02 3.51 3.13 10.9 1.1
10Hector Rondon 3 1 0 48 0 46.0 8.02 3.91 10.96 1.37 4.70 4.05 3.62 8.0 0.8
11Justin Grimm 1 2 0 39 0 43.3 7.27 4.78 9.55 2.28 5.40 5.97 4.62 2.8 0.3
12Wade Davis 3 1 25 43 0 41.7 6.05 4.75 12.31 0.86 2.38 3.30 2.49 12.5 1.3
13Koji Uehara 3 4 2 43 0 38.0 7.34 2.61 10.66 1.18 3.55 3.34 4.89 1.2 0.1
14Jose Quintana 3 2 0 6 6 35.0 7.20 2.83 9.77 1.54 3.86 4.39 4.21 5.4 0.5
15Brett Anderson 2 2 0 6 6 22.0 13.91 4.91 6.55 0.82 8.18 4.50 6.88 -3.1 -0.3
16Felix Pena 1 0 0 10 0 16.0 10.12 3.94 7.31 1.69 4.50 5.45 6.95 -3.1 -0.3
17Dylan Floro 0 0 0 3 0 9.7 13.97 1.86 5.59 1.86 6.52 5.51 7.09 -2.0 -0.2
18Justin Wilson 0 0 0 7 0 5.3 15.19 11.81 8.44 0.00 6.75 5.20 5.25 0.0 0.0
19Rob Zastryzny 0 0 0 1 0 4.0 6.75 9.00 2.25 2.25 6.75 8.88 7.57 -1.1 -0.1
20Seth Frankoff 0 1 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 0.00 9.00 4.50 9.00 7.63 5.11 0.0 0.0
21Pierce Johnson 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 2.13 9.59 -0.5 0.0
22Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.13 9.47 -0.5 0.0
23Jon Jay 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.13 12.33 -0.8 -0.1
24Jack Leathersich 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 54.00 13.50 0.00 27.00 18.13 7.93 -0.2 0.0
25Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.13 9.36 -0.3 0.0

BP Articles

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Short Relief: The Chris Archer/Orbitz Memorial Poetry SlamMatt Sussman2017-08-04
Short Relief: The Chris Archer/Orbitz Memorial Poetry SlamPatrick Dubuque2017-08-04
Short Relief: The Chris Archer/Orbitz Memorial Poetry SlamMary Craig2017-08-04
Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)Zack Moser2017-08-01
Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)Emmett Rosenbaum2017-08-01
Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)Eric Roseberry2017-08-01
Short Relief: Kris Bryant Gets Ejected, Tim McCarver Commutes, and the Greatest Two-Sport Athlete in HistoryMartin Nolan2017-07-31
Short Relief: Kris Bryant Gets Ejected, Tim McCarver Commutes, and the Greatest Two-Sport Athlete in HistoryJames Fegan2017-07-31
Short Relief: Kris Bryant Gets Ejected, Tim McCarver Commutes, and the Greatest Two-Sport Athlete in HistoryPatrick Dubuque2017-07-31
Short Relief: A Pair of Disappearances, and the MLB Extended UniverseZack Moser2017-07-27


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