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2015 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 09-01)
1 St. Louis Cardinals 86 46 .652 - 4.09 3.01 1.08 9.7 3
2 Pittsburgh Pirates 79 51 .608 6.0 4.23 3.63 0.60 5.3 7
3 Chicago Cubs 75 56 .573 10.5 4.11 3.93 0.18 2.9 10
4 Milwaukee Brewers 56 75 .427 29.5 4.03 4.54 -0.51 0.5 27
5 Cincinnati Reds 54 77 .412 31.5 3.98 4.47 -0.49 -7.2 25



2015 Rankings

79 Wins is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
51 Losses is tied for 4th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
.608 Win Pct is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
4.23 RS/G is 14th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
3.63 RA/G is 6th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division
0.60 Diff/G is 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division
5.3 Pyth O/U is 5th in MLB, 2nd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2015 Performance

PIT Depth Chart (updated: 09-02)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 19 12 .613 159 122 .255 .328 .422
St. Louis Cardinals 16 14 .533 135 121 .259 .329 .415
Pittsburgh Pirates 17 15 .531 141 133 .261 .326 .414
Milwaukee Brewers 14 17 .452 122 139 .258 .307 .401
Cincinnati Reds 13 18 .419 122 143 .249 .313 .392

Top offensive performers by VORP

Andrew McCutchen
Andrew McCutchen

56.2 VORP
Gerrit Cole
Gerrit Cole

29.5 VORP
Jung-ho Kang
Jung-ho Kang

29.1 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by ERA

Jaff Decker
Jaff Decker

0.00 ERA
Chris Volstad
Chris Volstad

0.00 ERA
Bobby LaFromboise
Bobby LaFromboise

0.00 ERA

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
1Andrew McCutchen 550 75 33 3 20 85 71 102 7 4 .304 .404 .520 .338 56.2 4.7
2Gerrit Cole 57 4 0 0 0 0 2 24 0 0 .125 .160 .125 .147 29.5 0.4
3Jung-ho Kang 413 52 22 2 13 49 27 84 5 4 .290 .363 .466 .301 29.1 2.9
4Francisco Cervelli 402 45 14 5 6 37 36 72 1 1 .301 .376 .420 .290 26.8 3.3
5Gregory Polanco 522 63 27 6 7 41 47 98 22 10 .263 .330 .390 .275 22.5 2.1
6Starling Marte 508 73 24 2 15 63 22 104 26 9 .277 .328 .434 .278 21.9 1.9
7Neil Walker 502 57 28 3 13 55 38 92 3 0 .265 .327 .427 .272 20.9 2.7
8A.J. Burnett 43 1 0 0 1 5 0 19 0 0 .143 .139 .229 .155 19.2 0.0
9Francisco Liriano 54 2 1 0 1 7 0 24 0 0 .115 .115 .192 .116 17.8 0.0
10Pedro Alvarez 413 50 17 0 22 67 33 110 2 0 .243 .305 .465 .280 12.6 1.7
11Josh Harrison 350 42 20 0 4 23 13 52 9 5 .276 .314 .374 .257 9.9 1.4
12Charlie Morton 34 0 0 0 0 1 1 14 0 0 .036 .069 .036 .081 5.8 -0.2
13Vance Worley 18 1 1 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .176 .176 .235 .164 5.3 0.2
14Jordy Mercer 317 21 14 0 2 20 18 50 3 2 .247 .294 .316 .229 4.6 0.6
15Joe Blanton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 4.3 0.0
16J.A. Happ 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .061 4.1 0.0
17Michael Morse 38 3 2 0 0 0 4 10 0 0 .303 .395 .364 .311 2.8 0.2
18Jared Hughes 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .288 2.8 0.2
19Jeff Locke 44 1 1 0 0 2 2 16 0 0 .079 .125 .105 .115 1.8 -0.2
20Tony Sanchez 9 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .375 .444 .375 .404 1.7 0.2
21Chris Stewart 145 8 7 0 0 12 6 23 0 0 .280 .317 .333 .240 1.4 0.1
22Jaff Decker 21 5 0 1 0 0 6 5 0 0 .143 .400 .286 .306 1.1 0.1
23Antonio Bastardo 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.016 0.7 -0.1
24Brent Morel 7 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .286 .286 .429 .256 0.4 0.0
25Casey Sadler 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .150 0.1 0.0
26Radhames Liz 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.003 0.0 0.0
27Travis Snider 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.2 0.0
28Jose Tabata 41 2 0 0 0 4 2 7 0 1 .289 .341 .289 .234 -0.3 0.0
29Aramis Ramirez 127 9 7 0 3 21 7 12 0 0 .248 .291 .385 .243 -0.4 -0.2
30Travis Ishikawa 61 5 3 0 1 8 7 17 0 0 .222 .311 .333 .230 -0.5 -0.1
31Pedro Florimon 21 3 0 1 0 1 2 10 0 0 .105 .190 .211 .160 -1.1 -0.1
32Gorkys Hernandez 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -1.2 -0.1
33Deolis Guerra 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.001 -1.9 0.0
34Steve Lombardozzi 11 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .000 .091 .000 .051 -2.4 -0.3
35Andrew Lambo 27 1 1 0 0 0 2 8 0 0 .040 .111 .080 .083 -3.5 -0.4
36Corey Hart 57 3 1 0 2 9 1 19 0 0 .222 .246 .352 .189 -3.7 -0.4
37Sean Rodriguez 207 19 7 1 3 9 5 54 2 2 .236 .266 .328 .214 -6.0 -0.6
38Arquimedes Caminero 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Rob Scahill 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Tony Watson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Mark Melancon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Joakim Soria 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Chris Volstad 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
44Bobby LaFromboise 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by ERA ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9
Sorted Ascending
ERA

FIP

FRA

VORP

PWARP
1Jaff Decker 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.14311 5.51 1.1 0.0
2Chris Volstad 0 0 0 1 0 2.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.14311 3.54 0.2 0.0
3Bobby LaFromboise 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 6.75 0.00 6.75 0.00 0.00 1.64308 2.77 0.3 0.0
4Joe Blanton 3 0 0 9 0 18.3 5.40 2.45 11.29 0.00 0.49 1.61584 2.11 4.3 0.5
5Mark Melancon 3 1 43 64 0 63.0 7.14 1.71 6.29 0.43 1.71 3.032 3.69 5.2 0.6
6J.A. Happ 3 1 0 5 5 27.3 8.89 2.30 7.90 0.33 1.98 2.63092 3.28 4.1 0.5
7Tony Watson 3 1 1 62 0 61.0 6.64 1.62 7.97 0.44 2.07 2.74967 3.30 8.0 0.9
8Rob Scahill 2 4 0 24 0 26.0 9.35 4.15 7.62 0.69 2.08 3.95081 4.73 0.7 0.1
9Jared Hughes 2 1 0 63 0 57.3 9.10 2.83 5.02 0.47 2.35 3.96288 4.21 2.8 0.2
10Gerrit Cole 15 8 0 27 27 173.7 8.19 2.02 8.71 0.47 2.64 2.71125 3.24 29.5 3.2
11A.J. Burnett 8 5 0 21 21 135.3 9.64 2.39 7.58 0.47 3.06 3.12834 3.67 19.2 1.9
12Radhames Liz 1 3 0 12 0 19.3 9.31 4.66 9.31 1.40 3.26 5.10863 4.50 0.0 0.0
13Arquimedes Caminero 4 1 0 58 0 60.7 7.27 3.12 9.35 0.89 3.26 3.68707 3.65 6.0 0.6
14Antonio Bastardo 4 1 1 51 0 44.0 6.95 4.50 9.82 0.82 3.27 3.77948 4.43 0.7 0.1
15Francisco Liriano 9 6 0 25 25 153.7 7.15 3.34 9.61 0.76 3.28 3.27977 3.88 17.8 2.0
16Joakim Soria 0 0 1 15 0 13.0 7.62 4.15 8.31 0.00 3.46 2.68158 3.43 1.6 0.2
17Casey Sadler 1 0 0 1 1 5.0 7.20 1.80 9.00 1.80 3.60 4.34311 5.25 0.1 0.0
18Vance Worley 4 5 0 20 8 69.0 9.78 2.48 6.13 0.78 3.78 3.82427 4.27 5.3 0.5
19Charlie Morton 8 6 0 18 18 106.7 9.03 2.70 6.75 0.76 4.22 3.89311 4.39 5.8 0.8
20Jeff Locke 7 8 0 25 25 141.3 9.42 3.31 6.69 0.89 4.46 4.17613 4.76 1.8 0.3
21Deolis Guerra 2 0 0 10 0 16.7 14.04 1.62 9.18 2.70 6.48 5.72311 6.03 -1.9 -0.2

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