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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 07-27)
1 Chicago Cubs 60 40 .600 - 5.06 3.53 1.53 -10.2 1
2 St. Louis Cardinals 54 47 .535 6.5 5.08 4.14 0.94 -7.8 7
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 52 48 .520 8.0 4.65 4.62 0.03 4.3 17
4 Milwaukee Brewers 43 56 .434 16.5 4.03 4.69 -0.66 2.7 26
5 Cincinnati Reds 40 61 .396 20.5 4.33 5.74 -1.41 8.1 30


Top 10 prospects
2016 series

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Top prospect: Gleyber Torres
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2016 Rankings

60 Wins is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
40 Losses is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.600 Win Pct is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.06 RS/G is 4th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
3.53 RA/G is tied for 3rd in MLB, tied for 1st in league, 1st in division
1.53 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-10.2 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: 07-28)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 35 27 .565 280 240 .247 .324 .412
St. Louis Cardinals 31 30 .508 255 248 .255 .314 .410
Pittsburgh Pirates 31 31 .500 259 263 .258 .323 .396
Milwaukee Brewers 30 33 .476 266 285 .246 .308 .405
Cincinnati Reds 27 34 .443 248 285 .245 .304 .386

Top offensive performers by VORP

Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

48.9 VORP
Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

37.9 VORP
Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

28.7 VORP

Top pitching performers by IP

John Lackey
John Lackey

130.7 IP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

127.3 IP
Jon Lester
Jon Lester

122.3 IP

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
1Kris Bryant 434 79 23 0 25 65 46 101 6 2 .283 .376 .544 .342 48.9 5.6
2Anthony Rizzo 420 59 27 2 24 76 52 68 2 3 .287 .395 .580 .350 37.9 4.5
3Ben Zobrist 401 60 17 0 13 49 59 52 4 4 .269 .380 .436 .301 28.7 2.6
4Dexter Fowler 303 44 20 3 8 32 37 66 6 3 .286 .393 .482 .317 24.1 2.2
5Addison Russell 375 39 14 3 11 56 41 90 3 1 .248 .339 .410 .282 21.4 1.8
6Javier Baez 262 31 14 0 10 35 10 60 9 2 .287 .328 .466 .293 15.5 1.7
7David Ross 141 16 4 0 6 24 22 32 0 1 .225 .343 .423 .291 11.2 1.6
8Willson Contreras 134 16 6 1 5 16 14 36 1 1 .282 .373 .479 .303 10.0 1.1
9Jake Arrieta 46 5 2 0 2 6 4 18 0 0 .293 .356 .488 .311 7.5 1.0
10Tommy La Stella 120 14 9 1 2 8 13 22 0 0 .298 .387 .462 .303 7.5 0.6
11Matt Szczur 113 19 5 1 3 19 6 23 1 3 .292 .330 .443 .286 7.1 0.8
12Jorge Soler 152 24 5 0 5 13 17 36 0 0 .223 .322 .377 .281 6.7 0.6
13Miguel Montero 192 22 4 1 5 21 28 40 1 0 .200 .323 .331 .254 5.5 1.5
14Albert Almora 86 8 7 0 2 9 3 15 0 0 .265 .291 .422 .263 4.2 0.4
15Jason Hammel 47 5 2 0 0 7 1 18 0 0 .250 .267 .295 .225 4.0 0.6
16Ryan Kalish 10 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .286 .444 .286 .303 1.0 0.1
17Trevor Cahill 7 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .192 0.6 0.1
18Chris Coghlan 45 9 2 1 0 0 8 15 0 0 .194 .356 .306 .243 0.6 0.1
19Munenori Kawasaki 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 .333 .231 0.0 0.0
20Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .058 -0.1 0.0
21Travis Wood 8 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .159 -0.1 0.1
22Pedro Strop 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 -0.1 0.0
23Carl Edwards Jr 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -0.1 0.0
24Joel Peralta 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -0.1 0.0
25Adam Warren 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .073 -0.2 0.0
26Clayton Richard 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 -0.2 0.0
27Spencer Patton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -0.3 -0.1
28Jeimer Candelario 14 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 .091 .286 .091 .176 -0.5 -0.1
29Kyle Hendricks 42 0 0 0 0 1 0 21 0 0 .086 .111 .086 .106 -0.5 0.1
30Tim Federowicz 27 3 2 0 0 2 1 9 0 0 .192 .222 .269 .212 -0.6 -0.2
31Kyle Schwarber 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .097 -0.7 -0.1
32Jon Lester 47 1 2 0 0 3 3 13 0 0 .077 .143 .128 .096 -1.2 -0.1
33John Lackey 52 1 0 0 0 2 2 23 0 0 .085 .122 .085 .097 -1.5 -0.2
34Jason Heyward 391 41 16 1 4 28 40 67 8 3 .228 .315 .315 .237 -2.1 0.3
35Joe Nathan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Mike Montgomery 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Justin Grimm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Neil Ramirez 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
1John Lackey 7 7 0 20 20 130.7 7.16 2.76 9.16 1.17 3.79 3.89 3.66 24.2 2.6
2Jake Arrieta 12 4 0 20 20 127.3 6.50 3.25 9.54 0.57 2.76 3.01 3.34 28.1 3.0
3Jon Lester 10 4 0 20 20 122.3 7.36 2.65 8.68 1.25 3.09 4.02 3.74 21.5 2.3
4Kyle Hendricks 9 7 0 20 19 116.7 7.02 2.47 7.95 0.69 2.39 3.37 3.53 23.2 2.5
5Jason Hammel 9 5 0 19 19 107.3 7.21 2.77 7.55 1.26 3.35 4.39 4.46 10.4 1.1
6Trevor Cahill 1 3 0 33 0 41.0 7.24 5.27 10.10 1.10 3.07 4.55 4.03 4.2 0.4
7Travis Wood 3 0 0 50 0 41.0 5.93 3.73 7.24 1.32 2.85 4.77 4.77 0.8 0.1
8Pedro Strop 2 2 0 44 0 38.7 4.66 2.79 11.41 0.93 2.79 3.13 2.44 10.7 1.1
9Hector Rondon 1 2 18 38 0 37.0 5.35 1.22 11.68 0.97 1.95 2.45 2.53 9.9 1.1
10Adam Warren 3 2 0 29 1 35.0 7.97 4.89 6.94 1.80 5.91 5.84 5.86 -3.4 -0.4
11Justin Grimm 0 0 0 44 0 33.3 8.10 4.05 10.26 1.08 4.86 3.88 3.70 4.6 0.5
12Carl Edwards Jr 0 0 0 14 0 14.7 3.68 3.07 10.43 0.61 1.84 2.75 3.53 2.3 0.2
13Clayton Richard 0 1 1 25 0 14.0 14.79 4.50 4.50 0.00 6.43 4.09 5.71 -1.2 -0.1
14Spencer Patton 1 1 0 9 0 12.3 8.76 5.11 8.76 0.73 5.11 3.97 4.83 0.2 0.0
15Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 9.39 11.74 1.17 4.70 5.38 5.52 -0.5 -0.1
16Joel Peralta 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 13.50 2.25 11.25 4.50 9.00 8.66 3.36 0.7 0.1
17Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 7.71 3.86 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.73 4.64 0.1 0.0
18Joe Nathan 1 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 4.50 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.66 3.61 0.3 0.0
19Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.3 27.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.75 5.41 5.18 0.0 0.0
20Mike Montgomery 0 1 0 2 0 0.7 40.50 0.00 0.00 13.50 27.00 22.66 3.73 0.1 0.0

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