CSS Button No Image Css3Menu.com

Baseball Prospectus home
  
  
Click here to log in Click here for forgotten password Click here to subscribe

Chicago Cubs
  
PECOTA Cards | Depth Chart | CompensationOfficial SiteTickets

2016 Standings

Click a column header to sort by that column. Click again to reverse sort order. Mouse over a column header link to see the definition, or click the icon to view the stat's Glossary entry. For more exclusive Baseball Prospectus standings data, take a look at the Current Adjusted Standings and Playoff Odds Report. For more stats of all types, see the Sortable Stats page.

National League Central
Rnk
Win

Loss

Pct

GB

RS/G

RA/G

Diff/G

Pyth
O/U

Hit List Rank
(through 08-23)
1 Chicago Cubs 80 45 .640 - 5.13 3.42 1.71 -9.6 1
2 St. Louis Cardinals 66 58 .532 13.5 4.98 4.35 0.63 -7.4 7
3 Pittsburgh Pirates 63 60 .512 16.0 4.53 4.48 0.05 5.4 19
4 Milwaukee Brewers 55 70 .440 25.0 4.11 4.77 -0.66 2.7 25
5 Cincinnati Reds 54 71 .432 26.0 4.48 5.38 -0.90 9.4 29


Top 10 prospects
2016 series

03-10 team logo Chicago Cubs
Top prospect: Gleyber Torres
more top 10 prospects...

2016 Rankings

80 Wins is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
45 Losses is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
.640 Win Pct is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
5.13 RS/G is 3rd in MLB, 2nd in league, 1st in division
3.42 RA/G is 3rd in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
1.71 Diff/G is 1st in MLB, 1st in league, 1st in division
-9.6 Pyth O/U is 30th in MLB, 15th in league, 5th in division

Recent Transactions

Projected Rest-of-Season 2016 Performance

CHN Depth Chart (updated: 08-24)
NL C W L WPct RS RA AVG OBP SLG
Chicago Cubs 21 16 .568 170 143 .247 .324 .413
St. Louis Cardinals 20 18 .526 159 152 .254 .313 .410
Milwaukee Brewers 17 20 .459 155 171 .242 .306 .396
Pittsburgh Pirates 19 20 .487 163 167 .258 .323 .396
Cincinnati Reds 16 21 .432 150 170 .246 .305 .386

Top offensive performers by VORP

Kris Bryant
Kris Bryant

70.8 VORP
Anthony Rizzo
Anthony Rizzo

45.8 VORP
Ben Zobrist
Ben Zobrist

37.2 VORP

Bottom pitching performers by DRA

Aroldis Chapman
Aroldis Chapman

2.45 DRA
Pedro Strop
Pedro Strop

2.62 DRA
Carl Edwards Jr
Carl Edwards Jr

2.78 DRA

Hitters by VORP descending

Click a column header to sort by that column. Click again to reverse sort order. For more stats of all types, see the Sortable Stats page.


Rank

Player

PA

R

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

OBP

SLG

TAv
Sorted Descending
VORP

BWARP
1Kris Bryant 551 102 29 1 33 86 59 123 8 5 .300 .392 .574 .356 70.8 7.6
2Anthony Rizzo 536 76 37 4 25 87 62 84 3 4 .298 .396 .560 .343 45.8 5.6
3Ben Zobrist 504 77 27 1 14 64 72 63 4 4 .282 .387 .450 .304 37.2 3.4
4Dexter Fowler 409 63 21 4 10 39 57 87 8 4 .275 .391 .450 .311 32.3 2.4
5Addison Russell 479 53 18 3 19 82 47 110 4 1 .251 .336 .445 .290 31.9 3.6
6Jake Arrieta 58 6 2 1 2 6 4 24 0 0 .264 .316 .453 .283 31.0 1.3
7Kyle Hendricks 50 1 0 0 0 2 1 23 0 0 .122 .163 .122 .131 27.0 0.3
8Jon Lester 59 2 2 0 0 4 5 15 0 0 .065 .157 .109 .110 25.9 -0.1
9John Lackey 61 1 2 0 0 2 2 27 0 0 .107 .138 .143 .116 16.4 -0.2
10Javier Baez 343 38 15 0 13 47 13 83 11 3 .276 .315 .443 .281 16.3 1.9
11David Ross 168 20 5 0 8 27 26 41 0 1 .239 .354 .455 .301 15.0 2.0
12Jason Hammel 58 6 3 0 0 7 1 22 0 0 .255 .268 .309 .227 13.2 0.7
13Willson Contreras 209 24 9 1 7 25 21 48 2 1 .270 .354 .443 .283 11.3 1.3
14Matt Szczur 162 28 8 1 5 22 10 28 2 3 .287 .335 .453 .292 10.1 1.1
15Jorge Soler 197 30 6 0 9 24 20 47 0 0 .238 .325 .430 .291 9.7 0.7
16Tommy La Stella 122 14 9 1 2 8 14 22 0 0 .295 .388 .457 .302 7.6 0.6
17Hector Rondon 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .058 6.4 0.0
18Pedro Strop 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .007 5.3 0.0
19Carl Edwards Jr 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.009 4.8 0.0
20Miguel Montero 224 25 5 1 5 24 32 47 1 0 .197 .317 .314 .244 4.3 1.2
21Trevor Cahill 11 1 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .125 .222 .125 .169 4.3 0.1
22Albert Almora 86 8 7 0 2 9 3 15 0 0 .265 .291 .422 .263 4.2 0.4
23Mike Montgomery 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .192 1.9 0.0
24Rob Zastryzny 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .032 1.8 0.0
25Chris Coghlan 69 14 4 1 0 5 12 19 0 0 .222 .377 .333 .271 1.6 0.3
26Ryan Kalish 10 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .286 .444 .286 .303 1.1 0.1
27Clayton Richard 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.002 0.8 0.0
28Munenori Kawasaki 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .333 .333 .231 0.0 0.0
29Travis Wood 10 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .222 .300 .222 .187 -0.2 0.1
30Jeimer Candelario 14 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 .091 .286 .091 .176 -0.5 -0.1
31Tim Federowicz 27 3 2 0 0 2 1 9 0 0 .192 .222 .269 .212 -0.6 -0.2
32Kyle Schwarber 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .097 -0.7 -0.1
33Spencer Patton 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.018 -1.0 -0.1
34Joel Peralta 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -.034 -2.0 0.0
35Jason Heyward 467 47 20 1 6 34 42 79 8 3 .225 .303 .321 .233 -3.7 -0.3
36Adam Warren 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .073 -5.7 0.0
37Joe Smith 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
38Joe Nathan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
39Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
40Aroldis Chapman 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
41Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
42Brian Matusz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
43Felix Pena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0
44Justin Grimm 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0

Pitchers by DRA ascending

Click a column header to sort by that column. Click again to reverse sort order. For more stats of all types, see the Sortable Stats page.


Rank

Player

W

L

SV

G

GS

IP

H9

BB9

SO9

HR9

ERA

FIP
Sorted Ascending
DRA

PVORP

PWARP
1Aroldis Chapman 0 1 8 14 0 11.7 4.63 2.31 13.89 0.00 1.54 0.89 2.45 3.3 0.4
2Pedro Strop 2 2 0 50 0 43.7 5.36 2.68 11.54 0.82 2.89 2.92 2.62 11.4 1.2
3Carl Edwards Jr 0 1 0 22 0 23.0 3.52 3.52 12.13 0.39 3.52 2.24 2.78 5.6 0.6
4Hector Rondon 2 3 18 45 0 43.7 5.98 1.24 10.51 1.24 2.47 3.13 2.78 10.7 1.1
5Joel Peralta 0 1 0 5 0 4.0 13.50 2.25 11.25 4.50 9.00 8.70 3.04 0.9 0.1
6Mike Montgomery 1 1 0 8 1 13.0 8.31 4.85 11.77 1.38 2.77 4.66 3.05 2.9 0.3
7Rob Zastryzny 0 0 0 2 0 3.7 9.82 4.91 14.73 0.00 0.00 1.56 3.07 0.8 0.1
8Justin Grimm 1 0 0 52 0 40.3 7.59 3.57 10.49 0.89 4.02 3.42 3.40 7.1 0.8
9Jon Lester 14 4 0 25 25 154.0 7.19 2.51 9.00 1.11 2.81 3.72 3.51 31.8 3.4
10Kyle Hendricks 11 7 0 24 23 146.0 6.78 2.22 7.83 0.80 2.16 3.50 3.57 29.0 3.1
11Jake Arrieta 16 5 0 25 25 161.7 5.90 3.45 8.80 0.61 2.62 3.35 3.64 30.9 3.3
12John Lackey 9 7 0 24 24 158.3 6.93 2.44 8.87 1.08 3.41 3.77 3.78 27.8 3.0
13Felix Pena 0 0 0 2 0 1.3 13.50 6.75 20.25 0.00 20.25 0.95 3.84 0.2 0.0
14Trevor Cahill 3 3 0 35 1 50.7 6.93 4.80 9.41 0.89 2.66 4.23 3.90 6.3 0.7
15Joe Nathan 1 0 0 3 0 2.0 9.00 9.00 18.00 0.00 0.00 2.20 3.92 0.2 0.0
16Gerardo Concepcion 0 0 0 3 0 2.3 7.71 3.86 7.71 0.00 3.86 2.77 4.23 0.2 0.0
17Miguel Montero 0 0 0 1 0 1.3 27.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 6.75 5.45 4.36 0.1 0.0
18Jason Hammel 13 6 0 24 24 137.7 7.26 2.88 7.52 1.18 3.07 4.32 4.66 10.9 1.2
19Clayton Richard 0 1 1 25 0 14.0 14.79 4.50 4.50 0.00 6.43 4.13 4.84 0.5 0.1
20Spencer Patton 1 1 0 11 0 16.3 8.27 5.51 8.27 1.10 4.96 4.79 5.25 -0.5 -0.1
21Neil Ramirez 0 0 0 8 0 7.7 5.87 9.39 11.74 1.17 4.70 5.42 5.53 -0.5 -0.1
22Adam Warren 3 2 0 29 1 35.0 7.97 4.89 6.94 1.80 5.91 5.89 5.69 -2.6 -0.3
23Joe Smith 0 0 0 6 0 3.7 14.73 9.82 2.45 7.36 7.36 16.56 5.73 -0.3 0.0
24Travis Wood 3 0 0 62 0 50.7 7.46 3.91 6.93 1.42 3.20 5.07 6.40 -8.0 -0.9
25Brian Matusz 0 0 0 1 1 3.0 18.00 6.00 6.00 9.00 18.00 17.87 10.39 -1.8 -0.2

BP Articles

is referenced in the following articles.

BP Premium requires BP Premium access to view, BP Fantasy requires BP Premium or BP Fantasy access to view

  Title Author Date
Tools of Ignorance: Why Was Chapman So Expensive?Jeff Quinton2016-08-15
Banjo Hitter: Winter of Their DiscontentAaron Gleeman2016-08-12
Prospectus Feature: Does 'Elite Closer' Mean Less Volatility?Henry Druschel2016-08-08
BP Wrigleyville: Javier Baez, RefinedZack Moser2016-08-06
What You Need to Know: Soft-Tossin' SalazarDaniel Rathman2016-08-02
Transaction Analysis: Twins, Angels Make Seller-To-Seller SwapAaron Gleeman2016-08-01
Transaction Analysis: Twins, Angels Make Seller-To-Seller SwapChristopher Crawford2016-08-01
Transaction Analysis: Twins, Angels Make Seller-To-Seller SwapMeg Rowley2016-08-01
Transaction Analysis: Twins, Angels Make Seller-To-Seller SwapWilson Karaman2016-08-01
Raising Aces: In Awe of SouthpawsDoug Thorburn2016-07-30


More Team-Related Content:  Chicago Cubs,  Cubs