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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 09-18)
1 Chicago Cubs 83 66 .557 - 5.11 4.40 0.71 -5.1 7
2 Milwaukee Brewers 80 70 .533 3.5 4.59 4.31 0.28 4.0 12
3 St. Louis Cardinals 77 72 .517 6.0 4.71 4.24 0.47 -5.6 9
4 Pittsburgh Pirates 68 83 .450 16.0 4.03 4.58 -0.55 3.4 24
5 Cincinnati Reds 66 84 .440 17.5 4.73 5.35 -0.62 0.3 23


Top 10 prospects
2017 series

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Top prospect: Eloy Jimenez
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2017 Rankings

83 Wins is tied for 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
66 Losses is 9th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
.557 Win Pct is 7th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
5.11 RS/G is 5th in MLB, 3rd in league, 1st in division
4.40 RA/G is 13th in MLB, 6th in league, 3rd in division
0.71 Diff/G is 8th in MLB, 4th in league, 1st in division
-5.1 Pyth O/U is 27th in MLB, 14th in league, 4th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2017 Performance

CHN 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 SO

Kyle Schwarber
Kyle Schwarber

141 SO
Javier Baez
Javier Baez

133 SO
Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

120 SO

Top pitching performers by IP

Jon Lester
Jon Lester

165.3 IP
Jake Arrieta
Jake Arrieta

160.3 IP
John Lackey
John Lackey

159.7 IP

Hitters by SO descending

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Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB
Sorted Descending
SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv

BVORP

BWARP
1Kyle Schwarber 458 62 16 1 27 52 57 141 0 0 .207 .314 .457 .262 11.9 1.6
2Javier Baez 477 72 22 2 22 70 27 133 9 3 .270 .312 .478 .272 27.2 2.0
3Kris Bryant 624 104 36 4 27 67 89 120 7 4 .290 .404 .532 .322 63.6 6.2
4Ian Happ 378 52 16 2 22 62 35 119 8 3 .251 .324 .507 .281 20.6 1.7
5Willson Contreras 393 47 20 0 21 73 39 93 3 4 .279 .355 .517 .309 33.5 3.1
6Anthony Rizzo 647 97 31 2 32 106 86 83 10 3 .281 .400 .526 .315 42.7 5.6
7Addison Russell 353 48 20 3 11 37 28 81 2 1 .246 .314 .430 .262 15.1 1.9
8Jon Jay 390 58 16 3 2 29 36 76 5 2 .286 .374 .369 .264 14.0 0.4
9Ben Zobrist 454 53 20 3 10 45 52 65 2 2 .238 .327 .380 .254 7.3 0.4
10Jason Heyward 446 56 13 4 10 54 35 63 4 4 .262 .324 .388 .252 7.1 1.9
11Albert Almora 304 37 17 1 7 45 19 51 1 0 .299 .341 .441 .269 15.4 1.4
12Alex Avila 96 10 2 1 3 17 14 37 0 0 .259 .368 .420 .270 5.9 1.1
13Jake Arrieta 61 2 0 1 1 5 1 31 0 0 .138 .153 .224 .148 1.1 0.5
14Kyle Hendricks 47 3 1 0 0 5 0 27 0 0 .109 .109 .130 .089 -1.4 0.0
15Miguel Montero 112 12 3 0 4 8 11 24 1 0 .286 .366 .439 .286 7.9 0.7
16Jon Lester 60 5 3 0 1 6 4 23 1 0 .163 .222 .286 .193 4.2 0.4
17John Lackey 57 2 1 0 0 1 3 20 1 1 .140 .189 .160 .139 1.6 0.0
18Tommy La Stella 133 17 7 0 5 17 18 15 0 0 .273 .379 .473 .307 9.6 0.8
19Jeimer Candelario 36 2 2 0 1 3 1 12 0 0 .152 .222 .303 .197 -1.1 0.0
20Jose Quintana 24 2 0 0 0 2 1 11 0 0 .111 .158 .111 .122 0.2 0.1
21Rene Rivera 40 6 4 0 1 9 4 11 0 0 .343 .410 .543 .321 4.0 -0.1
22Victor Caratini 55 6 3 0 1 2 2 11 0 0 .240 .309 .360 .217 -0.9 -0.1
23Mike Montgomery 29 5 1 0 1 3 0 10 0 0 .192 .192 .346 .196 2.1 0.3
24Eddie Butler 19 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 .067 .125 .067 .147 0.7 0.1
25Mark Zagunis 18 0 0 0 0 1 4 6 2 0 .000 .222 .000 .162 -0.9 -0.1
26Matt Szczur 23 2 1 0 0 3 2 4 0 0 .211 .273 .263 .213 -1.0 -0.1
27Michael Freeman 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .107 -1.0 -0.1
28Brett Anderson 8 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .175 0.5 0.0
29Brian Duensing 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.063 -0.7 -0.1
30Dylan Floro 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.077 -0.8 -0.1
31Leonys Martin 6 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 .333 .333 .500 .271 0.1 0.0
32Taylor Davis 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .240 -0.2 0.0
33Justin Grimm 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.118 -0.7 -0.1
34Carl Edwards Jr 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .008 -0.1 0.1
35Jen-Ho Tseng 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.035 -0.2 0.0
36Pierce Johnson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
37Rob Zastryzny 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .216 0.3 0.1
38Koji Uehara 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
40Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Seth Frankoff 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.0
43Felix Pena 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .299 0.4 0.1
44Wade Davis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
45Pedro Strop 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .006 -0.1 0.1
46Jack Leathersich 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
47Dillon Maples 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by IP descending

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Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS
Sorted Descending
IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP

DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Jon Lester 11 7 0 29 29 165.3 8.82 2.99 9.20 1.31 4.30 4.07 3.64 35.9 3.6
2Jake Arrieta 14 9 0 28 28 160.3 7.80 2.98 8.81 1.12 3.48 4.02 3.98 28.7 2.9
3John Lackey 11 11 0 28 28 159.7 8.74 2.76 8.12 1.92 4.62 5.29 5.38 3.7 0.4
4Kyle Hendricks 7 5 0 22 22 128.7 7.97 2.66 7.55 1.19 3.22 4.15 3.89 24.3 2.4
5Mike Montgomery 6 8 3 40 12 118.3 7.53 3.95 6.85 0.68 3.57 4.14 4.61 10.3 1.0
6Jose Quintana 6 3 0 12 12 70.7 8.02 2.55 10.57 1.15 3.95 3.67 4.18 11.1 1.1
7Carl Edwards Jr 4 4 0 67 0 60.3 4.33 5.22 12.98 0.90 3.28 3.48 2.50 18.0 1.8
8Brian Duensing 0 1 0 63 0 58.3 8.02 2.62 8.95 0.77 2.47 3.28 3.92 8.2 0.8
9Pedro Strop 5 4 0 64 0 56.3 6.87 3.83 9.27 0.64 3.04 3.48 3.42 11.1 1.1
10Eddie Butler 4 3 0 13 11 54.7 8.23 4.61 4.94 0.66 3.95 4.68 6.88 -8.0 -0.8
11Hector Rondon 4 1 0 57 0 54.0 8.17 3.33 10.83 1.67 4.50 4.35 3.51 10.1 1.0
12Wade Davis 3 1 31 54 0 52.7 5.47 4.78 11.28 0.68 2.05 3.37 2.78 14.1 1.4
13Justin Grimm 1 2 0 45 0 49.7 7.97 4.71 9.79 2.17 5.98 5.78 5.03 0.8 0.1
14Koji Uehara 3 4 2 49 0 43.0 7.95 2.51 10.47 1.47 3.98 3.81 4.97 1.0 0.1
15Felix Pena 1 0 0 21 0 28.0 9.64 4.18 9.64 1.93 5.46 5.32 5.48 -0.9 -0.1
16Brett Anderson 2 2 0 6 6 22.0 13.91 4.91 6.55 0.82 8.18 4.54 6.01 -1.0 -0.1
17Justin Wilson 1 0 0 17 0 13.0 9.69 9.69 11.08 0.00 6.23 3.95 5.73 -0.8 -0.1
18Rob Zastryzny 0 0 0 3 0 11.0 11.45 5.73 7.36 1.64 8.18 6.09 7.11 -2.4 -0.2
19Dylan Floro 0 0 0 3 0 9.7 13.97 1.86 5.59 1.86 6.52 5.56 6.99 -1.9 -0.2
20Jen-Ho Tseng 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 15.00 3.00 18.00 6.00 15.00 9.85 5.24 0.1 0.0
21Dillon Maples 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 15.43 15.43 15.43 0.00 23.14 4.89 3.30 0.5 0.0
22Seth Frankoff 0 1 0 1 0 2.0 18.00 0.00 9.00 4.50 9.00 7.68 5.09 0.0 0.0
23Jon Jay 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 9.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.18 12.38 -0.8 -0.1
24Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 0.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 9.18 9.51 -0.5 0.0
25Pierce Johnson 0 0 0 1 0 1.0 18.00 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 2.18 9.46 -0.5 0.0
26Jack Leathersich 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 13.50 54.00 13.50 0.00 27.00 18.18 8.27 -0.2 0.0
27Leonys Martin 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 40.50 0.00 0.00 13.50 27.00 22.68 11.16 -0.4 0.0
28Zac Rosscup 0 0 0 1 0 0.7 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.18 9.23 -0.3 0.0

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