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Last Team Totals Update: 05-24    Dates reflect only changes to playing time, not PECOTA changes.

      

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American League, ranked by projected (remainder of season) 2015 record

East Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
14 Boston Red Sox Hitters: May 13
Pitchers: May 11
65 54 599 543 .265 .338 .414 .279 2.2
11 Tampa Bay Rays Hitters: May 5
Pitchers: May 15
61 57 506 490 .251 .321 .388 .268 20.4
3 Toronto Blue Jays Hitters: May 22
Pitchers: May 19
59 58 573 573 .257 .328 .422 .274 -14.5
7 New York Yankees Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: May 19
59 60 520 524 .247 .317 .401 .267 -1.9
3 Baltimore Orioles Hitters: May 11
Pitchers: Apr 14
59 63 514 535 .253 .307 .405 .266 3.6
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
3 Detroit Tigers Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: Apr 24
60 58 541 534 .265 .322 .409 .265 -14.9
4 Cleveland Indians Hitters: May 22
Pitchers: May 19
61 59 531 518 .255 .320 .402 .268 -6.4
2 Chicago White Sox Hitters: May 15
Pitchers: May 11
60 62 533 543 .261 .318 .400 .264 -12.3
5 Kansas City Royals Hitters: Apr 14
Pitchers: May 15
54 66 484 539 .264 .311 .388 .257 23.2
0 Minnesota Twins Hitters: May 11
Pitchers: May 5
53 67 526 602 .259 .319 .399 .259 -12.5
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
2 Los Angeles Angels Hitters: May 13
Pitchers: Mar 18
66 53 534 471 .257 .322 .404 .276 -10.4
9 Seattle Mariners Hitters: May 19
Pitchers: May 19
64 56 498 458 .250 .312 .398 .274 -1.0
5 Oakland Athletics Hitters: May 21
Pitchers: May 21
59 58 483 478 .248 .318 .379 .266 22.7
2 Texas Rangers Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: May 22
59 60 532 538 .260 .322 .400 .270 3.9
0 Houston Astros Hitters: Apr 29
Pitchers: May 19
56 62 500 529 .244 .310 .404 .266 -14.7

National League, ranked by projected (remainder of season) 2015 record

East Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
0 Washington Nationals Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: May 5
68 51 503 432 .252 .316 .383 .263 6.7
11 New York Mets Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: May 11
60 58 470 458 .243 .305 .384 .263 4.6
0 Miami Marlins Hitters: Apr 27
Pitchers: May 19
59 59 459 458 .252 .304 .378 .258 -10.2
2 Atlanta Braves Hitters: May 19
Pitchers: May 20
52 68 431 499 .245 .299 .359 .251 -2.3
0 Philadelphia Phillies Hitters: May 15
Pitchers: May 15
48 69 412 503 .242 .293 .364 .249 -2.7
Central Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
25 Chicago Cubs Hitters: May 19
Pitchers: May 19
64 56 517 477 .245 .313 .398 .266 1.3
1 St. Louis Cardinals Hitters: May 15
Pitchers: May 8
63 56 527 492 .254 .320 .397 .265 13.1
6 Pittsburgh Pirates Hitters: May 20
Pitchers: Apr 13
61 59 519 505 .254 .316 .394 .266 -0.7
5 Milwaukee Brewers Hitters: May 15
Pitchers: Mar 29
59 59 485 488 .254 .305 .396 .260 -0.3
4 Cincinnati Reds Hitters: May 8
Pitchers: May 13
56 64 473 514 .243 .304 .381 .257 11.4
West Updated W L RS RA AVG OBP SLG TAv FRAA
0 Los Angeles Dodgers Hitters: Apr 29
Pitchers: May 21
70 50 526 437 .252 .315 .401 .269 0.3
1 San Diego Padres Hitters: May 13
Pitchers: Apr 6
62 56 447 421 .240 .298 .383 .260 -1.5
4 San Francisco Giants Hitters: Mar 30
Pitchers: Apr 20
62 56 465 442 .253 .310 .369 .258 -10.1
3 Arizona D-backs Hitters: May 8
Pitchers: Apr 6
55 65 473 523 .249 .296 .397 .252 7.7
2 Colorado Rockies Hitters: May 22
Pitchers: May 5
55 66 577 639 .268 .318 .432 .257 -5.7

How To Use The Depth Charts

The Depth Charts are playing time-weighted projections for each player which then build up to a team projection. The result of this team projection is in the upper-left corner of each team's depth chart. Here you'll find the team's projected record, runs scored, runs allowed, and triple-slash stats (AVG/OBP/SLG).

In both the position player and pitcher sections, boldfacing indicates a starting player at a position--someone who is getting at least 50% of the team's playing time at a single position for Position Players, or a projected rotation member or closer for Pitchers.

When reading the statistics, only PA and IP are broken out for each individual entry. All other batting and pitching statistics are rolled up for the entire year. For example, a bench player could have playing time at different positions - e.g. a fourth outfielder is slated to get 130 PA in LF and 170 PA in RF. For all other statistics besides PT% and PA, the numbers next to each entry in LF and RF will be his aggregate statistics for the 300 PA. This works similarly for pitchers who both start and relieve.

The "Order" column is the spot in the lineup where the position player is expected to hit.

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