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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 07-21)
1 Chicago Cubs 57 37 .606 - 5.13 3.52 1.61 -9.8 1
2 St. Louis Cardinals 51 44 .537 6.5 5.18 4.11 1.07 -9.6 7
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 49 46 .516 8.5 4.62 4.65 -0.03 3.8 19
4 Milwaukee Brewers 40 53 .430 16.5 3.97 4.71 -0.74 3.1 26
5 Cincinnati Reds 36 59 .379 21.5 4.22 5.82 -1.60 7.8 30



2016 Rankings

49 Wins is tied for 14th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
46 Losses is tied for 16th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
.516 Win Pct is tied for 14th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
4.62 RS/G is tied for 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
4.65 RA/G is 21st in MLB, 9th in league, 3rd in division
-0.03 Diff/G is 17th in MLB, 8th in league, 3rd in division
3.8 Pyth O/U is 7th in MLB, 3rd in league, 2nd in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

PIT Depth Chart (updated: 07-22)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 39 29 .574 309 263 .247 .323 .412
St. Louis Cardinals 34 33 .507 280 274 .257 .318 .413
Pittsburgh Pirates 33 34 .493 282 283 .256 .320 .395
Cincinnati Reds 30 37 .448 274 312 .245 .304 .385
Milwaukee Brewers 32 37 .464 292 312 .246 .307 .404

Top offensive performers by VORP

Starling Marte
Starling Marte

25.4 VORP
Jordy Mercer
Jordy Mercer

21.8 VORP
Gregory Polanco
Gregory Polanco

20.8 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by HR9

Curtis Partch
Curtis Partch

0.00 HR9
Steven Brault
Steven Brault

0.00 HR9
Erik Kratz
Erik Kratz

0.00 HR9

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
1Starling Marte 362 51 21 4 7 34 15 74 33 7 .313 .365 .463 .300 25.4 3.0
2Jordy Mercer 365 39 14 2 6 34 37 52 1 0 .281 .361 .394 .278 21.8 1.6
3Gregory Polanco 357 53 24 2 12 51 40 73 9 5 .286 .362 .492 .303 20.8 2.8
4Matt Joyce 171 27 8 1 9 31 29 42 1 1 .277 .404 .539 .338 18.2 1.9
5David Freese 308 42 18 0 10 40 28 81 0 0 .285 .364 .460 .295 17.8 2.3
6Sean Rodriguez 199 32 12 1 10 31 18 63 2 0 .251 .333 .503 .291 11.9 1.5
7Jung-ho Kang 201 23 10 0 11 30 13 47 2 1 .242 .318 .483 .296 11.5 1.9
8Andrew McCutchen 402 52 16 1 14 38 35 100 3 5 .245 .316 .410 .261 11.1 0.9
9Francisco Cervelli 209 20 5 1 0 22 31 36 4 2 .254 .368 .295 .257 7.2 1.3
10John Jaso 307 29 15 2 4 25 27 48 0 2 .266 .340 .380 .273 5.9 0.3
11Josh Harrison 343 36 15 5 3 42 11 50 14 1 .269 .298 .375 .242 5.5 0.6
12Adam Frazier 39 6 4 1 0 3 3 4 3 1 .361 .410 .528 .338 3.7 0.4
13Josh Bell 4 3 0 0 1 4 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.500 .915 3.0 0.3
14Francisco Liriano 39 1 1 0 0 4 0 15 0 0 .282 .282 .308 .232 3.0 0.3
15Chris Stewart 105 10 4 0 1 7 11 13 0 0 .198 .305 .275 .231 2.1 -0.1
16Gerrit Cole 28 2 1 0 1 3 0 12 0 0 .200 .231 .360 .216 1.8 0.3
17Eric Fryer 27 5 2 0 0 5 1 5 0 0 .320 .333 .400 .282 0.8 0.0
18Steven Brault 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 .729 0.6 0.1
19Tyler Glasnow 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .363 0.5 0.0
20Chad Kuhl 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .195 0.4 0.0
21Ryan Vogelsong 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .305 0.4 0.0
22Wilfredo Boscan 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .242 0.4 0.1
23Alen Hanson 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .500 .500 .330 0.2 0.0
24Juan Nicasio 20 1 0 0 0 1 0 7 0 0 .158 .158 .158 .122 0.1 -0.1
25Tony Watson 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .185 0.1 0.1
26A.J. Schugel 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .093 -0.1 0.0
27Jared Hughes 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.005 -0.1 0.1
28Kyle Lobstein 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .029 -0.2 0.0
29Arquimedes Caminero 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .013 -0.2 -0.1
30Rob Scahill 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -0.2 0.0
31Jason Rogers 19 2 0 1 0 2 4 7 0 0 .071 .316 .214 .215 -0.5 -0.1
32Jeff Locke 35 0 0 0 0 0 1 14 0 0 .107 .138 .107 .112 -0.5 -0.2
33Jon Niese 33 1 1 0 0 1 2 14 0 0 .100 .156 .133 .105 -0.6 -0.1
34Jacob Stallings 8 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .125 -0.7 -0.1
35Jameson Taillon 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .045 -0.7 -0.1
36Michael Morse 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.004 -1.9 -0.2
37Cole Figueroa 27 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 1 0 .154 .185 .154 .131 -2.6 -0.3
38Erik Kratz 57 3 1 0 1 4 0 18 0 0 .107 .107 .179 .100 -6.2 -0.5
39Cory Luebke 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Jorge Rondon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Neftali Feliz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Curtis Partch 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Mark Melancon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by HR9 ascending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9
Sorted Ascending
HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Curtis Partch 0 0 0 1 0 0.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.0 0.0
2Steven Brault 0 0 0 1 1 4.0 9.00 4.50 11.25 0.00 2.25 2.17 4.77 0.3 0.0
3Erik Kratz 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 0.00 9.00 0.00 0.00 1.17 3.94 0.1 0.0
4Gerrit Cole 5 5 0 13 13 72.3 9.58 2.74 7.47 0.37 3.11 3.04 4.71 5.1 0.5
5Mark Melancon 1 1 28 43 0 39.7 7.03 2.04 8.17 0.45 1.59 2.76 3.56 6.2 0.7
6Rob Scahill 0 0 0 15 0 16.3 9.92 3.31 7.16 0.55 4.41 3.84 4.65 0.6 0.1
7Kyle Lobstein 2 0 0 14 0 25.0 9.00 4.32 5.40 0.72 3.96 4.69 5.49 -1.5 -0.2
8A.J. Schugel 2 2 1 33 0 48.0 7.50 2.44 7.69 0.75 3.94 3.42 4.15 4.3 0.5
9Jared Hughes 0 1 1 34 0 32.7 9.92 3.58 4.68 0.83 3.03 4.79 5.39 -1.6 -0.2
10Tony Watson 1 3 0 42 0 42.0 5.79 3.00 7.71 0.86 2.79 3.83 4.02 4.4 0.5
11Chad Kuhl 1 0 0 4 4 19.3 8.84 2.33 6.05 0.93 4.19 4.10 5.42 -0.2 0.0
12Arquimedes Caminero 1 2 1 35 0 37.7 9.80 5.02 7.17 0.96 3.11 4.86 5.87 -3.8 -0.4
13Jameson Taillon 2 1 0 6 6 34.0 9.26 1.32 6.35 1.06 3.44 3.81 4.51 3.1 0.3
14Wilfredo Boscan 1 1 0 6 1 15.3 8.80 4.11 4.70 1.17 6.46 5.19 5.41 -0.6 -0.1
15Jeff Locke 8 6 0 19 18 104.0 10.21 3.20 5.02 1.21 5.54 4.90 5.58 -2.9 -0.3
16Ryan Vogelsong 1 1 0 12 2 21.7 9.14 4.15 6.65 1.25 3.74 5.01 4.97 0.3 0.0
17Francisco Liriano 6 9 0 19 19 105.3 8.63 5.30 9.06 1.28 4.96 4.94 4.03 15.4 1.6
18Neftali Feliz 3 0 1 45 0 37.0 6.32 2.43 10.46 1.46 3.16 3.84 3.16 7.4 0.8
19Juan Nicasio 7 6 0 23 12 79.7 8.70 3.84 9.49 1.47 5.08 4.61 3.55 15.1 1.6
20Tyler Glasnow 0 1 0 1 1 5.3 5.06 3.38 8.44 1.69 6.75 4.85 4.08 0.7 0.1
21Jon Niese 8 6 0 20 18 106.7 10.80 3.21 6.24 1.69 4.89 5.37 4.54 9.3 1.0
22Cory Luebke 0 1 0 9 0 8.7 15.58 11.42 9.35 2.08 9.35 8.24 7.27 -2.2 -0.2
23Jorge Rondon 0 0 0 2 0 3.7 22.09 2.45 9.82 2.45 17.18 5.35 4.47 0.2 0.0

BP Articles

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Rubbing Mud: Would This Work? Matthew Trueblood2016-06-15
Transaction Analysis: First Base Merry-Go-RoundJames Fegan2016-06-13
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