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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 09-17)
1 Chicago Cubs 83 66 .557 - 5.11 4.40 0.71 -5.1 7
2 Milwaukee Brewers 79 70 .530 4.0 4.60 4.34 0.26 3.8 13
3 St. Louis Cardinals 77 72 .517 6.0 4.71 4.24 0.47 -5.6 9
4 Pittsburgh Pirates 68 82 .453 15.5 4.06 4.59 -0.53 3.6 24
5 Cincinnati Reds 66 84 .440 17.5 4.73 5.35 -0.62 0.3 23



2017 Rankings

68 Wins is 21st in MLB, 9th in league, 4th in division
82 Losses is 24th in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
.453 Win Pct is tied for 21st in MLB, tied for 9th in league, 4th in division
4.06 RS/G is 28th in MLB, 13th in league, 5th in division
4.59 RA/G is 15th in MLB, 7th in league, 4th in division
-0.53 Diff/G is 22nd in MLB, 10th in league, 4th in division
3.6 Pyth O/U is tied for 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

PIT Depth Chart (updated: 09-19)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 7 6 .538 59 51 .247 .325 .416
Milwaukee Brewers 6 6 .500 53 55 .245 .309 .415
Pittsburgh Pirates 5 6 .455 48 49 .259 .325 .403
St. Louis Cardinals 7 6 .538 59 55 .256 .321 .419
Cincinnati Reds 5 7 .417 54 60 .251 .314 .410

Top offensive performers by BB

Andrew McCutchen
Andrew McCutchen

69 BB
Josh Bell
Josh Bell

61 BB
David Freese
David Freese

56 BB

Top Pitching Performers by BB9

Angel Sanchez
Angel Sanchez

0.96 BB9
George Kontos
George Kontos

1.12 BB9
Ivan Nova
Ivan Nova

1.55 BB9

Hitters by BB descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI
Sorted Descending
BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Andrew McCutchen 606 86 26 2 26 79 69 110 11 4 .274 .360 .477 .300 44.8 3.5
2Josh Bell 576 69 25 6 24 83 61 103 2 4 .257 .335 .471 .287 18.7 1.3
3David Freese 472 42 14 0 10 47 56 113 0 1 .263 .369 .373 .274 17.8 2.2
4Jordy Mercer 539 49 23 4 14 54 50 85 0 4 .250 .323 .401 .255 20.4 0.4
5John Jaso 297 28 19 0 10 34 39 64 1 1 .214 .330 .409 .268 10.4 0.6
6Adam Frazier 417 48 18 5 5 49 35 51 9 5 .281 .353 .397 .274 18.1 1.9
7Francisco Cervelli 304 31 13 2 5 31 32 65 0 2 .249 .342 .370 .263 12.1 0.7
8Josh Harrison 542 66 26 2 16 47 28 90 12 4 .272 .339 .432 .286 32.6 3.2
9Gregory Polanco 376 37 20 0 10 32 25 55 8 1 .254 .309 .399 .252 4.9 0.6
10Starling Marte 292 39 6 1 6 23 16 56 16 3 .247 .308 .345 .237 3.3 0.9
11Max Moroff 114 13 3 0 3 14 10 35 0 1 .190 .274 .310 .231 0.6 0.1
12Jose Osuna 218 31 13 4 7 29 9 38 0 0 .242 .280 .444 .248 1.0 0.1
13Chris Stewart 143 8 1 2 0 4 9 21 0 0 .185 .243 .223 .177 -5.8 -0.2
14Gift Ngoepe 63 10 2 1 0 6 8 26 0 0 .222 .323 .296 .256 1.0 0.0
15Elias Diaz 162 15 11 0 1 18 8 30 1 0 .242 .278 .333 .210 -1.4 -0.7
16Sean Rodriguez 81 9 0 0 3 4 8 27 0 0 .169 .272 .296 .207 -0.9 0.0
17Jordan Luplow 63 3 3 0 2 9 5 18 0 1 .228 .286 .386 .240 -0.6 0.0
18Tyler Glasnow 22 1 0 0 0 3 4 6 0 0 .312 .476 .312 .298 3.5 0.4
19Chris Bostick 11 1 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 .222 .364 .333 .257 0.1 0.0
20Phil Gosselin 42 3 1 0 0 2 2 9 0 1 .150 .190 .175 .142 -2.9 -0.4
21Trevor Williams 44 1 0 0 0 0 2 14 0 0 .053 .100 .053 .084 -1.5 0.0
22Alen Hanson 59 8 0 2 0 1 2 9 2 1 .193 .220 .263 .173 -4.6 -0.5
23Chad Kuhl 50 2 2 0 0 3 1 15 0 0 .109 .128 .152 .131 0.0 0.0
24Gerrit Cole 63 3 1 0 1 3 1 20 0 0 .173 .189 .250 .169 2.2 0.4
25A.J. Schugel 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .301 0.4 0.0
26Antonio Bastardo 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 .593 0.5 0.0
27Daniel Ortiz 13 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .083 .154 .083 .099 -1.7 -0.3
28Jacob Stallings 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .267 0.8 0.1
29Wade LeBlanc 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .146 0.2 0.0
30Jhan Marinez 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .250 .250 .500 .223 0.5 0.0
31Joaquin Benoit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
32George Kontos 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
33Steven Brault 9 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .444 .282 1.6 0.2
34Edgar Santana 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Ivan Nova 59 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 0 0 .020 .020 .020 .068 -3.1 0.0
36Dan Runzler 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Tony Watson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -0.1 0.0
38Felipe Rivero 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Daniel Hudson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Josh Lindblom 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.033 -0.3 0.0
41Juan Nicasio 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Dovydas Neverauskas 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43John Barbato 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.015 -0.1 -0.1
44Jameson Taillon 37 2 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 .152 .152 .152 .111 0.0 -0.2
45Angel Sanchez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
46Jack Leathersich 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
47John Bormann 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.010 -0.3 0.0

Pitchers by BB9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9
Sorted Ascending
BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Angel Sanchez 0 0 0 6 0 9.3 14.46 0.96 5.79 4.82 11.57 9.18 8.55 -3.5 -0.3
2George Kontos 0 1 0 8 0 8.0 4.50 1.12 11.25 1.12 2.25 2.68 4.11 1.0 0.1
3Ivan Nova 11 14 0 29 29 180.0 9.65 1.55 6.35 1.45 4.20 4.50 4.85 14.8 1.5
4Dovydas Neverauskas 1 1 0 18 0 20.0 8.10 1.80 6.30 1.35 3.15 4.48 4.35 1.8 0.2
5Wade LeBlanc 5 2 1 49 0 67.7 8.51 2.26 7.05 1.33 4.52 4.33 5.10 0.7 0.1
6Felipe Rivero 4 2 18 68 0 70.3 5.37 2.43 10.62 0.51 1.54 2.54 2.45 21.4 2.1
7Gerrit Cole 11 11 0 31 31 192.0 8.62 2.48 8.62 1.41 4.12 4.19 3.68 40.7 4.1
8Josh Lindblom 0 0 0 4 0 10.3 15.68 2.61 8.71 0.00 7.84 2.12 7.12 -2.2 -0.2
9Juan Nicasio 2 5 2 65 0 60.0 7.35 2.70 9.00 0.60 2.85 3.05 3.42 11.8 1.2
10Tony Watson 5 3 10 47 0 46.7 10.99 2.70 6.75 1.35 3.66 4.72 5.88 -3.6 -0.4
11A.J. Schugel 4 0 0 28 0 30.0 7.80 3.00 7.50 0.60 1.80 3.38 4.99 0.7 0.1
12Trevor Williams 6 8 0 29 23 139.3 8.98 3.17 6.78 0.78 4.26 4.02 4.09 22.8 2.3
13Jhan Marinez 0 1 0 24 0 34.0 9.00 3.18 6.88 1.06 3.18 4.59 5.28 -0.4 0.0
14Steven Brault 1 0 0 8 2 24.7 10.58 3.28 5.47 0.00 4.38 3.30 6.93 -4.3 -0.4
15Jameson Taillon 7 6 0 22 22 116.7 10.65 3.32 8.49 0.69 4.78 3.51 4.45 14.8 1.5
16Chad Kuhl 7 11 0 30 30 152.3 8.92 4.19 8.09 1.00 4.31 4.33 4.77 13.8 1.4
17Dan Runzler 0 0 0 3 0 2.0 9.00 4.50 9.00 0.00 0.00 2.68 8.97 -0.8 -0.1
18Daniel Hudson 2 6 0 65 0 57.3 8.16 4.71 9.58 1.10 4.55 4.42 4.32 5.5 0.6
19Tyler Glasnow 2 7 0 13 13 57.0 12.47 5.53 8.37 2.05 7.89 6.23 7.88 -14.5 -1.4
20John Barbato 0 1 0 19 0 25.7 8.42 5.61 7.71 1.40 4.56 5.60 5.63 -1.3 -0.1
21Joaquin Benoit 0 2 0 8 0 8.3 11.88 6.48 3.24 2.16 7.56 8.10 2.96 2.1 0.2
22Edgar Santana 0 0 0 12 0 12.0 9.75 6.75 11.25 1.50 5.25 5.35 3.84 1.8 0.2
23Antonio Bastardo 0 1 0 9 0 9.0 16.00 9.00 8.00 5.00 15.00 11.62 8.42 -3.2 -0.3
24Jack Leathersich 0 0 0 2 0 2.0 4.50 9.00 13.50 0.00 0.00 3.18 9.58 -1.0 -0.1

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