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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 08-18)
1 Chicago Cubs 64 57 .529 - 4.85 4.42 0.43 -5.9 8
2 St. Louis Cardinals 63 59 .516 1.5 4.75 4.32 0.43 -4.5 9
3 Milwaukee Brewers 63 60 .512 2.0 4.63 4.52 0.11 3.5 15
4 Pittsburgh Pirates 58 64 .475 6.5 4.25 4.63 -0.38 3.3 22
5 Cincinnati Reds 52 71 .423 13.0 4.74 5.52 -0.78 -0.9 26


Top 10 prospects
2017 series

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Top prospect: Eloy Jimenez
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2017 Rankings

64 Wins is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
57 Losses is 11th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
.529 Win Pct is 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
4.85 RS/G is tied for 9th in MLB, 5th in league, 1st in division
4.42 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 5th in league, 2nd in division
0.43 Diff/G is tied for 9th in MLB, tied for 5th in league, tied for 1st in division
-5.9 Pyth O/U is 29th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-19)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 23 18 .561 192 163 .247 .324 .415
Milwaukee Brewers 19 20 .487 176 184 .244 .308 .411
Pittsburgh Pirates 20 20 .500 176 178 .259 .326 .405
St. Louis Cardinals 20 20 .500 174 171 .254 .319 .416
Cincinnati Reds 18 21 .462 175 195 .251 .315 .411

Top offensive performers by SLG

Alex Avila
Alex Avila

.552 SLG
Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

.534 SLG
Willson Contreras
Willson Contreras

.519 SLG

Top pitching performers by GS

Jon Lester
Jon Lester

26 GS
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

25 GS
John Lackey
John Lackey

23 GS

Hitters by SLG descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP
Sorted Descending
SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Alex Avila 34 3 1 0 3 8 4 10 0 0 .207 .303 .552 .280 2.1 0.2
2Kris Bryant 505 81 26 4 23 55 72 96 7 4 .290 .402 .534 .320 49.9 5.2
3Willson Contreras 378 46 20 0 21 70 33 91 3 3 .274 .342 .519 .302 30.1 2.9
4Anthony Rizzo 528 71 23 1 28 83 67 67 8 3 .270 .388 .518 .304 29.5 3.9
5Javier Baez 373 52 18 2 20 58 19 106 5 2 .272 .310 .509 .275 19.5 1.4
6Ian Happ 294 39 13 2 17 42 25 89 7 3 .244 .315 .504 .273 12.9 0.9
7Tommy La Stella 88 13 7 0 2 8 13 9 0 0 .310 .420 .493 .334 8.6 0.7
8Kyle Schwarber 374 48 14 1 20 40 50 115 0 0 .204 .321 .442 .260 8.4 1.1
9Miguel Montero 112 12 3 0 4 8 11 24 1 0 .286 .366 .439 .284 7.7 0.7
10Addison Russell 348 46 20 3 10 36 25 81 2 1 .241 .305 .417 .254 11.8 1.4
11Victor Caratini 44 6 3 0 1 2 2 10 0 0 .268 .318 .415 .225 -0.1 -0.1
12Albert Almora 250 29 12 0 5 26 18 42 1 0 .285 .335 .404 .255 9.2 0.8
13Jason Heyward 351 45 10 4 8 40 26 52 2 3 .252 .311 .383 .245 4.0 1.6
14Jon Jay 302 42 14 2 2 25 31 60 3 1 .290 .385 .382 .270 12.4 0.5
15Ben Zobrist 357 39 13 3 8 33 40 51 2 1 .224 .315 .361 .238 0.8 -0.1
16Mike Montgomery 21 2 1 0 1 3 0 8 0 0 .111 .111 .333 .175 0.9 0.1
17Jeimer Candelario 36 2 2 0 1 3 1 12 0 0 .152 .222 .303 .196 -1.2 0.0
18Matt Szczur 23 2 1 0 0 3 2 4 0 0 .211 .273 .263 .212 -1.0 -0.1
19Jon Lester 52 4 2 0 1 5 3 21 1 0 .136 .188 .250 .168 2.4 0.2
20Jake Arrieta 56 2 0 1 1 5 1 27 0 0 .151 .167 .245 .162 2.0 0.6
21John Lackey 48 1 1 0 0 1 1 18 1 0 .136 .156 .159 .123 0.5 -0.1
22Brett Anderson 8 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .175 0.6 0.0
23Jose Quintana 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .109 0.0 0.0
24Kyle Hendricks 30 1 0 0 0 3 0 19 0 0 .069 .069 .069 .056 -1.7 -0.2
25Eddie Butler 19 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 .067 .125 .067 .147 0.8 0.1
26Justin Grimm 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.117 -0.7 -0.1
27Mark Zagunis 18 0 0 0 0 1 4 6 2 0 .000 .222 .000 .162 -0.9 -0.1
28Rob Zastryzny 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.012 -0.3 0.0
29Dylan Floro 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.072 -0.8 -0.1
30Carl Edwards Jr 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .011 -0.1 0.1
31Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .009 -0.1 0.0
32Brian Duensing 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.059 -0.7 -0.1
33Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
34Seth Frankoff 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
35Koji Uehara 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
36Felix Pena 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 .529 0.5 0.1
37Pedro Strop 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Justin Wilson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Pierce Johnson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Jack Leathersich 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by GS descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G
Sorted Descending
GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jon Lester 8 7 0 26 26 148.3 8.68 2.79 9.40 1.21 4.37 3.79 3.37 36.7 3.7
2Jake Arrieta 13 8 0 25 25 146.3 7.93 2.89 8.67 1.11 3.63 3.95 4.17 23.3 2.3
3John Lackey 10 9 0 23 23 131.0 8.93 2.95 7.90 1.99 4.67 5.49 5.71 -1.7 -0.2
4Kyle Hendricks 4 4 0 16 16 88.7 8.32 3.05 7.61 1.12 3.45 4.14 4.50 10.8 1.1
5Eddie Butler 4 3 0 13 11 54.7 8.23 4.61 4.94 0.66 3.95 4.63 7.05 -9.0 -0.9
6Mike Montgomery 3 6 3 35 8 96.3 7.47 4.20 7.19 0.75 3.64 4.23 4.63 7.8 0.8
7Brett Anderson 2 2 0 6 6 22.0 13.91 4.91 6.55 0.82 8.18 4.50 6.88 -3.1 -0.3
8Jose Quintana 3 2 0 6 6 35.0 7.20 2.83 9.77 1.54 3.86 4.39 4.21 5.4 0.5
9Koji Uehara 3 4 2 43 0 38.0 7.34 2.61 10.66 1.18 3.55 3.34 4.89 1.2 0.1
10Jack Leathersich 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 54.00 13.50 0.00 27.00 18.13 7.93 -0.2 0.0
11Carl Edwards Jr 3 3 0 55 0 49.7 3.99 5.62 13.05 1.09 3.62 3.80 2.62 14.2 1.4
12Wade Davis 3 1 25 43 0 41.7 6.05 4.75 12.31 0.86 2.38 3.30 2.49 12.5 1.3
13Pierce Johnson 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 2.13 9.59 -0.5 0.0
14Dylan Floro 0 0 0 3 0 9.7 13.97 1.86 5.59 1.86 6.52 5.51 7.09 -2.0 -0.2
15Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.13 9.47 -0.5 0.0
16Justin Grimm 1 2 0 39 0 43.3 7.27 4.78 9.55 2.28 5.40 5.97 4.62 2.8 0.3
17Seth Frankoff 0 1 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 0.00 9.00 4.50 9.00 7.63 5.11 0.0 0.0
18Felix Pena 1 0 0 10 0 16.0 10.12 3.94 7.31 1.69 4.50 5.45 6.95 -3.1 -0.3
19Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.13 9.36 -0.3 0.0
20Justin Wilson 0 0 0 7 0 5.3 15.19 11.81 8.44 0.00 6.75 5.20 5.25 0.0 0.0
21Brian Duensing 0 1 0 51 0 50.0 7.74 1.80 9.90 0.90 2.52 2.95 3.56 9.1 0.9
22Pedro Strop 3 3 0 54 0 47.7 6.42 3.59 9.44 0.76 3.02 3.51 3.13 10.9 1.1
23Jon Jay 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.13 12.33 -0.8 -0.1
24Hector Rondon 3 1 0 48 0 46.0 8.02 3.91 10.96 1.37 4.70 4.05 3.62 8.0 0.8
25Rob Zastryzny 0 0 0 1 0 4.0 6.75 9.00 2.25 2.25 6.75 8.88 7.57 -1.1 -0.1

BP Articles

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  Title Author Date
Short Relief: The Chris Archer/Orbitz Memorial Poetry SlamMatt Sussman2017-08-04
Short Relief: The Chris Archer/Orbitz Memorial Poetry SlamPatrick Dubuque2017-08-04
Short Relief: The Chris Archer/Orbitz Memorial Poetry SlamMary Craig2017-08-04
Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)Zack Moser2017-08-01
Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)Emmett Rosenbaum2017-08-01
Transaction Analysis: Avila Trades Avila (and Wilson)Eric Roseberry2017-08-01
Short Relief: Kris Bryant Gets Ejected, Tim McCarver Commutes, and the Greatest Two-Sport Athlete in HistoryJames Fegan2017-07-31
Short Relief: Kris Bryant Gets Ejected, Tim McCarver Commutes, and the Greatest Two-Sport Athlete in HistoryPatrick Dubuque2017-07-31
Short Relief: Kris Bryant Gets Ejected, Tim McCarver Commutes, and the Greatest Two-Sport Athlete in HistoryMartin Nolan2017-07-31
Short Relief: A Pair of Disappearances, and the MLB Extended UniverseZack Moser2017-07-27


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