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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 09-19)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 86 68 .558 - 3.81 3.73 0.08 4.7 14
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 83 70 .542 2.5 4.28 3.96 0.32 -2.1 11
3 Milwaukee Brewers 79 75 .513 7.0 4.10 4.13 -0.03 2.3 16
4 Cincinnati Reds 71 83 .461 15.0 3.64 3.79 -0.15 1.2 24
5 Chicago Cubs 68 86 .442 18.0 3.78 4.36 -0.58 -5.1 25


Top 10 prospects
2014 series

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Top prospect: Javier Baez
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2014 Rankings

68 Wins is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
86 Losses is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
.442 Win Pct is 24th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
3.78 RS/G is 27th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
4.36 RA/G is tied for 22nd in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
-0.58 Diff/G is 25th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
-5.1 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: 09-19)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
St. Louis Cardinals 5 3 .625 36 30 .272 .328 .415
Chicago Cubs 4 4 .500 32 34 .245 .306 .410
Cincinnati Reds 4 4 .500 30 33 .249 .304 .395
Milwaukee Brewers 4 4 .500 36 34 .265 .322 .427
Pittsburgh Pirates 5 4 .556 39 36 .260 .323 .409

Top offensive performers by AVG

Brian Schlitter
Brian Schlitter

1.000 AVG
Jorge Soler
Jorge Soler

.368 AVG
Starlin Castro
Starlin Castro

.292 AVG

Top pitching performers by SV

Hector Rondon
Hector Rondon

25 SV
Neil Ramirez
Neil Ramirez

3 SV
Carlos Villanueva
Carlos Villanueva

2 SV

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

VORP

BWARP
1Brian Schlitter 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .744 -2.1 0.1
2Jorge Soler 64 9 6 0 5 17 5 14 0 0 .368 .406 .737 .403 7.9 0.8
3Starlin Castro 569 58 33 1 14 65 35 100 4 4 .292 .339 .438 .281 28.8 3.7
4Justin Ruggiano 250 29 13 1 6 28 18 70 2 4 .281 .337 .429 .294 13.0 1.4
5Emilio Bonifacio 298 35 14 3 2 18 16 49 14 6 .279 .318 .373 .265 14.5 1.1
6Anthony Rizzo 576 83 23 1 31 72 67 109 4 4 .278 .377 .518 .334 46.6 4.8
7Chris Coghlan 398 41 25 5 6 35 35 75 6 4 .272 .339 .421 .280 17.4 2.3
8Logan Watkins 55 8 1 0 1 5 0 13 1 0 .259 .273 .333 .231 -0.7 -0.2
9Ryan Sweeney 226 22 9 0 3 20 15 33 0 0 .251 .304 .338 .253 3.3 0.2
10Dallas Beeler 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .191 1.0 0.0
11Luis Valbuena 512 64 30 4 16 50 55 107 1 2 .249 .333 .439 .296 26.7 2.3
12Ryan Kalish 118 12 3 4 0 5 8 25 3 2 .248 .299 .349 .255 1.0 0.0
13Matthew Szczur 53 3 1 0 1 4 4 7 0 0 .245 .302 .327 .216 -1.3 0.0
14Welington Castillo 397 26 19 0 11 42 25 96 0 0 .238 .299 .382 .263 20.0 2.3
15Travis Wood 65 9 2 0 3 10 1 17 0 0 .236 .276 .436 .282 16.3 1.5
16Chris Valaika 113 9 3 0 3 12 6 31 1 0 .231 .283 .346 .232 -0.8 0.0
17Darwin Barney 217 18 10 2 2 16 9 31 1 0 .230 .265 .328 .230 1.2 0.0
18Arismendy Alcantara 265 28 8 1 9 22 15 75 8 5 .212 .261 .363 .233 0.6 -0.1
19Junior Lake 317 30 10 3 9 25 13 107 7 3 .210 .244 .353 .224 -3.8 -0.1
20Nate Schierholtz 341 29 10 3 6 33 18 76 4 4 .192 .240 .300 .211 -12.2 -1.2
21John Baker 199 9 7 0 0 14 18 56 0 0 .190 .270 .230 .197 -9.9 -1.1
22Javier Baez 187 22 6 0 9 18 12 78 4 1 .178 .235 .368 .215 -2.6 -0.5
23Jeff Samardzija 38 3 3 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .176 .167 .265 .171 9.5 0.3
24Edwin Jackson 44 2 2 0 0 0 0 21 0 0 .175 .175 .225 .184 7.2 0.3
25Felix Doubront 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .167 .286 .167 .175 1.7 0.0
26Jake Arrieta 45 3 2 0 0 1 2 15 0 0 .162 .205 .216 .173 30.7 0.3
27Mike Olt 250 22 8 0 12 33 24 96 0 1 .156 .244 .358 .235 -1.7 -0.3
28Jason Hammel 39 2 0 0 0 3 1 14 0 0 .143 .167 .143 .121 12.5 0.0
29Eli Whiteside 26 0 1 0 0 2 0 8 1 0 .120 .115 .160 .114 -2.1 -0.2
30Kyle Hendricks 28 1 0 0 0 1 3 11 0 0 .091 .200 .091 .138 9.2 0.2
31Tsuyoshi Wada 22 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 0 0 .053 .100 .053 .123 7.0 0.1
32Justin Grimm 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.006 1.5 0.0
33Eric Jokisch 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .199 2.8 0.0
34Dan Straily 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .298 0.8 0.0
35Rafael Lopez 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .005 -0.8 -0.1
36Chris Rusin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .003 0.0 0.0
37Jacob Turner 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 -3.0 -0.1
38Carlos Villanueva 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .033 5.6 -0.1
39Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Blake Parker 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Jose Veras 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Neil Ramirez 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
45James Russell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
46Wesley Wright 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
47Hector Rondon 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 SV descending

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Rank

Player

W

L
Sorted Descending
SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Hector Rondon 4 4 25 59 0 58.3 7.71 2.31 9.26 0.31 2.62 2.25988 2.99 8.5 0.9
2Neil Ramirez 2 3 3 47 0 40.7 6.42 3.32 11.29 0.44 1.55 2.48512 3.00 5.2 0.6
3Carlos Villanueva 5 7 2 40 5 74.0 10.58 2.31 8.27 0.73 4.74 3.20799 3.69 5.6 0.8
4Pedro Strop 2 4 2 61 0 57.0 5.53 3.95 10.42 0.32 2.21 2.76655 3.03 7.7 0.8
5James Russell 0 2 1 44 0 33.3 6.48 4.32 7.02 0.81 3.51 4.23988 4.69 -1.0 -0.1
6Brian Schlitter 2 3 0 58 0 53.7 8.89 3.02 4.86 0.34 4.19 3.62162 4.76 -2.1 -0.2
7Justin Grimm 4 2 0 69 0 65.3 7.58 3.58 9.37 0.55 3.86 3.09988 4.00 1.5 0.2
8Arodys Vizcaino 0 0 0 3 0 3.0 12.00 3.00 9.00 3.00 9.00 6.43321 6.72 -0.8 -0.1
9Chris Rusin 0 0 0 4 0 12.7 11.37 3.55 5.68 0.71 7.11 4.04724 4.85 0.0 0.0
10Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 15 0 10.3 10.45 9.58 12.19 1.74 11.32 6.09989 6.44 -2.4 -0.3
11Jacob Turner 1 3 0 6 4 24.7 10.95 2.55 4.38 1.09 6.93 4.55934 5.72 -3.0 -0.2
12Dallas Beeler 0 2 0 2 2 11.0 8.18 5.73 4.91 0.00 3.27 3.91806 3.97 1.0 0.1
13Dan Straily 0 1 0 4 1 10.3 13.06 5.23 7.84 0.00 10.45 3.3902 4.14 0.8 0.1
14Eric Jokisch 0 0 0 2 0 7.0 14.14 0.00 7.71 0.00 1.29 1.38559 1.66 2.8 0.3
15Jake Arrieta 9 5 0 24 24 149.7 6.73 2.41 9.44 0.30 2.65 2.27805 2.92 30.7 3.1
16John Baker 1 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.09988 7.42 -9.9 0.0
17Kyuji Fujikawa 0 0 0 13 0 11.0 12.27 4.09 13.09 1.64 5.73 4.46351 3.31 1.0 0.1
18Jason Hammel 8 5 0 17 17 108.7 7.29 1.90 8.61 0.83 2.98 3.15509 3.45 12.5 1.4
19Edwin Jackson 6 14 0 26 26 139.0 10.62 3.95 7.96 1.10 6.09 4.30132 4.46 7.2 0.4
20Jose Veras 0 1 0 12 0 13.3 8.10 7.43 8.77 1.35 8.10 6.24989 7.02 -3.4 -0.4
21Felix Doubront 2 1 0 3 3 18.0 8.00 2.00 3.00 0.00 1.50 3.09988 3.83 1.7 0.1
22Travis Wood 8 12 0 30 30 168.7 9.71 3.95 7.36 1.07 4.86 4.44573 4.62 16.3 0.3
23Wesley Wright 0 3 0 57 0 46.3 8.74 3.50 7.19 0.39 3.11 3.35887 3.87 1.2 0.1
24Jeff Samardzija 2 7 0 17 17 108.0 8.25 2.58 8.58 0.58 2.83 3.06284 3.89 9.5 0.7
25Tsuyoshi Wada 4 3 0 12 12 64.3 8.25 2.52 7.41 0.84 3.22 3.64392 3.72 7.0 0.7
26Blake Parker 1 1 0 15 0 18.0 10.00 2.00 9.50 1.50 6.00 3.8221 5.01 -1.7 -0.2
27Kyle Hendricks 7 2 0 12 12 75.0 8.04 1.68 5.16 0.36 2.28 3.19321 3.52 9.2 1.0

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