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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 04-26)
1 Chicago Cubs 12 9 .571 - 5.19 4.24 0.95 -0.8 4
2 Milwaukee Brewers 12 11 .522 1.0 5.22 4.52 0.70 0.7 17
3 Cincinnati Reds 10 12 .455 2.5 4.73 4.82 -0.09 -1.2 22
3 St. Louis Cardinals 9 11 .450 2.5 3.70 4.40 -0.70 0.5 25
5 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 12 .429 3.0 3.38 4.67 -1.29 0.9 26



2017 Rankings

9 Wins is tied for 22nd in MLB, tied for 10th in league, tied for 4th in division
12 Losses is tied for 20th in MLB, tied for 9th in league, tied for 4th in division
.429 Win Pct is 23rd in MLB, 11th in league, 5th in division
3.38 RS/G is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division
4.67 RA/G is tied for 26th in MLB, 12th in league, 4th in division
-1.29 Diff/G is 29th in MLB, 14th in league, 5th in division
0.9 Pyth O/U is 9th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division

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Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

PIT Depth Chart (updated: 04-27)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 81 60 .574 668 561 .249 .326 .419
Pittsburgh Pirates 70 71 .496 623 627 .262 .325 .403
Milwaukee Brewers 65 74 .468 616 657 .239 .302 .400
St. Louis Cardinals 68 74 .479 617 643 .254 .317 .413
Cincinnati Reds 64 76 .457 640 707 .249 .310 .409

Top offensive performers by VORP

David Freese
David Freese

7.0 VORP
Josh Harrison
Josh Harrison

5.5 VORP
Chad Kuhl
Chad Kuhl

4.1 VORP

Top Pitching Performers by SO9

Wade LeBlanc
Wade LeBlanc

1.80 SO9
Dovydas Neverauskas
Dovydas Neverauskas

4.50 SO9
Ivan Nova
Ivan Nova

5.00 SO9

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
1David Freese 67 5 3 0 3 10 10 8 0 0 .321 .418 .536 .342 7.0 1.0
2Josh Harrison 71 5 1 1 1 3 3 8 2 2 .290 .380 .387 .311 5.5 0.6
3Chad Kuhl 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .331 4.1 0.1
4Ivan Nova 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .059 3.7 -0.1
5Andrew McCutchen 82 9 2 1 3 9 9 15 1 0 .250 .329 .431 .274 3.2 0.4
6Adam Frazier 54 5 2 1 1 5 4 7 0 2 .306 .370 .449 .310 2.9 0.3
7Gerrit Cole 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .121 2.8 0.1
8Jameson Taillon 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .059 1.5 0.0
9Starling Marte 59 7 1 0 2 7 3 17 2 2 .241 .288 .370 .234 0.8 0.1
10Chris Stewart 12 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .583 .272 0.7 0.0
11Francisco Cervelli 69 7 5 0 2 6 5 11 0 0 .190 .261 .365 .226 0.6 0.0
12Wade LeBlanc 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .001 0.3 0.0
13Jose Osuna 17 2 1 2 0 1 1 3 0 0 .267 .353 .600 .274 0.1 0.0
14Tyler Glasnow 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .223 0.0 0.0
15Jordy Mercer 76 7 1 0 1 6 8 12 0 1 .206 .289 .265 .200 -0.3 -0.1
16Josh Bell 64 4 2 0 2 5 8 13 0 0 .214 .312 .357 .240 -0.8 -0.2
17Trevor Williams 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -1.2 0.0
18Phil Gosselin 17 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .118 .118 .118 .125 -1.8 -0.3
19Gregory Polanco 69 6 4 0 0 4 7 13 5 1 .226 .304 .290 .223 -2.3 -0.3
20Alen Hanson 14 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 .143 .143 .143 .099 -2.6 -0.3
21Antonio Bastardo 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 .561 -2.8 0.0
22John Jaso 37 3 1 0 0 0 4 9 0 0 .121 .216 .152 .158 -2.9 -0.3
23Dovydas Neverauskas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
24Felipe Rivero 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
25Daniel Hudson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
26Tony Watson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
27Juan Nicasio 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by SO9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9
Sorted Ascending
SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Wade LeBlanc 0 0 0 6 0 10.0 4.50 0.00 1.80 0.90 3.60 3.95 9.37 -5.1 -0.5
2Dovydas Neverauskas 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 4.50 0.00 4.50 2.05 6.51 -0.4 0.0
3Ivan Nova 2 2 0 4 4 27.0 7.67 0.33 5.00 0.67 2.00 3.13 4.93 0.5 0.1
4Tony Watson 0 0 6 8 0 8.0 9.00 5.62 5.62 1.12 1.12 6.43 7.35 -2.3 -0.2
5Antonio Bastardo 0 1 0 6 0 6.7 20.25 9.45 6.75 5.40 16.20 12.50 14.10 -6.9 -0.7
6Jameson Taillon 1 0 0 4 4 25.3 7.46 3.55 7.11 0.71 2.13 3.80 2.38 7.7 0.8
7Chad Kuhl 1 2 0 4 4 19.0 9.95 5.21 7.11 0.47 6.63 4.21 2.64 5.2 0.5
8Felipe Rivero 1 1 0 13 0 12.7 7.11 1.42 7.82 0.71 0.71 3.05 3.71 1.5 0.1
9Gerrit Cole 1 3 0 5 5 30.0 8.70 1.80 8.10 1.50 3.60 4.02 2.85 7.5 0.8
10Daniel Hudson 0 0 0 10 0 9.0 11.00 3.00 9.00 0.00 4.00 2.05 7.70 -3.0 -0.3
11Trevor Williams 1 0 0 4 0 9.0 10.00 3.00 9.00 1.00 5.00 3.50 3.97 0.8 0.1
12Juan Nicasio 1 2 0 9 0 8.3 9.72 3.24 9.72 0.00 3.24 2.33 3.83 0.8 0.1
13Tyler Glasnow 0 1 0 3 3 11.3 13.50 7.15 10.32 0.79 7.94 4.55 7.57 -3.1 -0.3

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